“Spring cleaning” is not just a time for homeowners to re-evaluate their physical space. Business owners could use this time of year to re-evaluate their office and/or retail color schemes to boost foot traffic and to increase employee morale. ProTect Painters, a national franchise specializing in interior and exterior home and commercial painting projects has […]
TD Bank has come up with “7 Fun Ways to Teach Children to Save”. These clever tips are ideal for teaching your child how to make smart money decisions. 1. It’s All in the Visuals Children tend to be visual learners. Hang up a savings goal chart, like an empty thermometer or table, that they […]
TwinStrata, Inc., the leading innovator of cloud-based data storage, backup and disaster recovery solutions, recently announced survey results, gaining insight into the burgeoning enterprise-class cloud storage market. The survey polled IT decision makers to gather data around cloud storage use cases and their relevance to data storage challenges. It’s no secret that many organizations have […]
STARSCAPES.COM, 23 years in business, a seller of a fabulous 3D bedroom ceiling stargazing product, will host a live Web giveaway, to readers of Small Business Opportunities Magazine, awarding two valuable home-based business opportunity packages — The Professional STARSCAPES® StarBiz Program.As the global recession persists, thousands of people continue to lose their jobs every month. […]
The Subway restaurant chain has announced that its salad bowls and lids are now made from 95 percent post-consumer recycled (PCR) materials; predominately from plastic soda and water bottles. By using the 95 percent PCR, the Subway brand is keeping 2.62 million pounds of plastic out of landfills, which represents about 500,000 gallons, or 10,000 barrels, […]
Beautiful, high-performance and top-quality products for any dream kitchen from Sub Zero-Wolf. The company manufactures these beauties in Phoenix, Arizona.
U.S. doughnut group Krispy Kreme has signed a franchise deal with Russian restaurateur Arkady Novikov to open 40 Moscow outlets as it seeks to expand into the growing Russian consumer space. Western restaurant chains have flocked to the Russia capital in recent years as rising incomes and consumer spending have increased growth prospects in the […]
CruiseOne – the nation’s leading cruise retailer as part of World Travel Holdings (WTH) – recently announced the launch of an innovative new contest honoring the nation’s military heroes. Dubbed ‘Operation Vetrepreneur: Become Your Own General,’ the campaign will award free franchises to former members of the U.S. military. The contest comes on the heels […]
Abt Electronics, one of the nation’s largest independent retailers and leading nationwide presence through its e-commerce site Abt.com, is looking for the most treasured antique electronics and appliances in the country. Unlike any contest that has been done before, Abt is calling on people to dust off those buried items in the attic or locate […]
Driven by near record low mortgage rates and lower prices, home values are finally rising in the hardest hit cities in the U.S. housing mess, according to a new Housing Predictor report. The hike in home prices is being demonstrated in three states where the markets were devastated by the real estate collapse, Nevada, Arizona […]
The International Franchise Expo, sponsored by the International Franchise Association, will be held June 15-17 in New York City at the Javits Center. Contact the IFE-NYC for more information on registering. Free seminars and events.
About 33% of Millennial consumers are more likely to buy a brand if it has a Facebook page, as compared to 17% of non-Millennials, according to a recent study from Boston Consulting Group. Younger consumers are very much interested in social media and use their friends and digital networks as persuasion to buy products. Therefore, […]