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[ 0 ] Aug. 22, 2011

Business Building App From W Hotels

W Hotels has an iPhone app that enables you to book a room, order room service, send messages and view special offers. The free iPhone app, which became available on iTunes May 20 from W parent Starwood Hotels, detects your location and displays hotels 16 or 17 miles away, for example, enables you to post […]

[ 1 ] Aug. 22, 2011

Innovate & Fine-Tune To Grow Your Business

Entrepreneurs must listen to the marketplace and innovate, fine-tune their product/service offerings to grow new business. McDonald’s is a great example. Every April McDonald’s India executives hold an offsite meeting to chart the brand’s future growth plans and consider modifications to its menu. At the 2009 meeting, the team felt that while McDonald’s India had […]

[ 0 ] Aug. 22, 2011

Companies Most Likely To Be Forgiven By Shoppers

A new research report published by Temkin Group, The 2011 Temkin Forgiveness Ratings, provides information about the willingness of consumers to forgive companies if they make a mistake. The research is based on a survey of 6,000 US consumers who had recent interactions with 143 large US companies. USAA, Costco, and Amazon.com came out on […]

[ 0 ] Aug. 22, 2011

Anyone Can Sell Music Online

Introducing Getonic™, a cutting-edge, free-access Internet platform where music artists can set up an e-commerce store, and within minutes, immediately begin to market their music across all social networking platforms. Getonic’s user-friendly, socially-engineered interface facilitates creative viral sharing across a global audience. Intuitive and intelligent integration with Facebook places a highly visible, customizable Getonic™ store […]

[ 0 ] Aug. 19, 2011

Mobile Site For Swimwear Shoppers

Global lifestyle brand ViX Swimwear recently launched m.VixSwimwear.com, a new mobile site that allows consumers to browse and purchase high-end, designer swimwear directly through personal mobile devices. Developed by digital agency Cuker Interactive, the new site takes the same core elements and extensive inventory as the ViX eCommerce site and optimizes it for mobile to […]

[ 0 ] Aug. 18, 2011

Millenials Are Social Shoppers & Diners

Millennials, the 80 million people now aged 16 to 34, have buying and brand preferences that in many cases diverge sharply from their parents. But millennials need help from friends and family in making just about any decision, including which restaurant to eat at. They’ll use technology (social and mobile) to gather opinions. Sixty-eight percent […]

[ 0 ] Aug. 17, 2011

Employees: Want To ‘Do Good’

Recent research by Ante Glavas and Matt Bloom, management professors at the University of Notre Dame, suggests environmentally responsible business practices offer another, previously overlooked benefit: satisfied and engaged employees. The findings: As far as motivating factors go, money or other traditional carrots often aren’t enough; employees also want to feel that they’re part of […]

[ 0 ] Aug. 16, 2011

Store Designers Seek To Accomodate Seniors

Within the next decade the number of people older than 65 is set to jump almost 30 percent. That shift has store designers thinking about how to accommodate the millions of older shoppers who’ll be streaming through their doors. Are you poised to adapt to this booming market? The older we get, says retail anthropologist […]

[ 0 ] Aug. 15, 2011

Consider A Tie-In Sponsorship To Boost Biz

Jersey Mike’s Subs goes pink, launching a six-month fundraiser, “Mike’s Way to a Cure®,” benefiting Susan G. Komen for the Cure®.  Starting in May, the multi-faceted initiative will run through October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month. “So many people are affected by breast cancer – either themselves or they have a sister, a mother, a daughter […]

[ 0 ] Aug. 15, 2011

Email Marketers: 6 Steps To Boost Your Newsletter I.Q.

StreamSend, a leading email marketing software provider, is an expert source for businesses all over the world looking to use email newsletters to build their customer connection. Email newsletters create loyalty, build credibility and trust, and create a sense of community. But there are guidelines to doing it right, as StreamSend reports. “Virtually every business […]

[ 1 ] Aug. 15, 2011

Games On The Go Announces Franchise

GAMES ON THE GO®, a pioneer in the “Mobile Arcade & Entertainment Industry,” announces its franchise opportunity. Providing a “true arcade experience” to the consumer in a safe environment and at an affordable price point, the company is poised to accept new franchisees in the markets of Florida, Georgia, North/South Carolina and Alabama. The games […]

[ 0 ] Aug. 15, 2011

MOM-PRENEUR Creates Financial Lit Program For Kids

Award-Winning mompreneur, Lori Mackey, guides kids down the road to financial freedom, and help parents put an end to the “gimmies”.  Having two young children of her own, Lori understands the hardships of trying to teach your children the value of money, and simple concepts such as saving, investing and spending money wisely. Lori created […]

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