Moog Music of Asheville, North Carolina, manufactures theremins and other high-quality electronic musical instruments. Founder Robert Moog created the famed Moog Synthesizer and the Minimoog Voyager XL. Mr. Moog passed away in 2005 but the company lives on and honors his amazing legacy.
The Jamba Juice juice and smoothie chain is making headway in schools across the U.S. The company is expecting to put its JambaGo kiosks in 400 to 500 schools by the end of the year. The company has already opened 30 kiosks in a pilot program. At a time when many schools are trying to […]
In the aftermath of a natural or man-made disaster, you don’t have to be a small business owner to get recovery assistance from the U.S. Small Business Administration. But did you know that SBA’s disaster assistance program is the agency’s only direct loan program? Did you also know that SBA can provide assistance to communities […]
Dunkin’ Donuts’ new, all-Spanish-language Hispanic campaign marks the first use of its long-time tagline in Spanish: “América se Mueve con Dunkin’ (America Moves With Dunkin’).” The theme of the campaign — Qué estás tomando? (What are you drinkin’?) — parallels that of Dunkin’s multimillion-dollar general-market campaign, launched early last year. In the general-market ads, “average […]
Starbucks Corp. plans to triple the size of its work force and network of shops in China over the next three years. The company currently has about 10,000 employees for more than 500 stores in China, said John Culver, head of China and Asia Pacific business at Starbucks. He said the company would accelerate growth […]
A recent World Bank report has ranked Finland just outside the world’s top ten business environments. Now ranked in 11th place in the annual World Bank Doing Business report, simplification of its VAT and labour tax compliance systems have also seen Finland leap 31 places (from 59 to 28) in the bank’s annual Paying Taxes […]
Every Thursday night Selling New York on HGTV is chock-full of tips, tactics, diplomatic hints and marketing strategies that will help you run any type of business thanks to the stars: three human dynamos known as “The Kleiers”–Samantha Kleier-Forbes (left), Michele Kleier (center) and Sabrina Kleier-Morgenstern. This fun and dedicated trio is the reason we […]
They will come to park their cars at busy baseball stadiums this summer! Many stadiums around the country simply aren’t equipped with enough parking. Many fans will deal with long commutes and arduous searches around stadiums to find a place to park. ParkWhiz.com offers fans easy parking. Lot owners can post available parking spots on […]
The three disciplines of a triathlon are swimming, biking and running. The three aspects to being a great triathlon coach, then, are education, certification and business training, all offered through a new website at http://www.triathloncoachingprogram.com/. The triathlon coaching site is provided by the International Triathlon Coaching Association (ITCA), which helps triathletes, coaches and fitness pros […]
Wooden Spoons made by Fort Remington of Oxford, Florida are yet another example of great products that are made in the U.S.A.
TFI Envision, Inc. is helping Angel Flight Northeast prepare for their fundraising bike event “Ride for Angels” in September 2012 by designing the event logo, posters, web banners and other promotional materials on a pro-bono basis. “TFI Envision is a wonderful supporter of Angel Flight NE’s mission by providing powerful creative pieces to promote not only […]
Focus group sessions held in three major U.S. cities resulted in recommendations to the U.S. Small Business Administration on how to improve its award-winning SBA.Gov website and maximize social media tools and tutorials for the 800,000 individuals who visit the site each month. Focus groups in Baltimore, Richmond and Washington, D.C., helped SBA learn how […]