Bird-B-Gone Inc., leading manufacturer of effective, humane bird deterrents, announced the introduction of its new Sonic Shield™. The innovative pest control device frightens birds and other unwanted critters away from property using sound and light. Self-contained and completely portable, the Sonic Shield™ operates on 4 AA batteries and is easily installed virtually anywhere. The versatile [...]
Detroit’s annual citywide celebration of design, the Detroit Design Festival, launches Sept. 17 with a kick-off party that will set the stage for more than 60 events set to take place Sept. 18-22, 2013. Home to the highest concentrations and quantities of commercial and industrial designers of all U.S. metropolitan regions, the third-annual Detroit Design [...]
PeoplesVC announced that it will soon be launching PeoplesVC-TV, an integrated multi-media platform it expects will revolutionize capital formation for startups and existing small businesses and hopes will help create meaningful American Jobs. The nascent crowdfunding industry has been growing rapidly and evolving quickly, and New Hampshire-based PeoplesVC, Inc. has developed a new business model [...]
New technology is available to help small businesses efficiently manage clients, quickly prepare invoices, and successfully reach prospects through e-mail marketing. Career Coach Office, the company and the software, makes it easy to grow business, grow clients from anywhere. “After leaving the corporate world, I got into career coaching and met a lot of entrepreneurs [...]
Bar Louie, a neighborhood bar and eatery known for its handcrafted cocktails, local brews and craveable food, just announced that it is in the midst of an aggressive expansion. The company is experiencing solid growth with 40 projected new openings for 2013 and 2014. In addition, Bar Louie has plans for nearly 100 new corporate [...]
Pling is a push-to-talk voice messenger that helps teams and individuals communicate quickly and naturally. Send messages to individuals or groups with the speed and brevity of a text message and the personality and ease of a human voice. For more info visit www.joinpling.com .
Officials at a Mahwah company say helping build a 408-foot spire would’ve been an accomplishment no matter where it was located. But on the eve of the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, HYTORC executives say playing a role in the construction of New York City’s Freedom Tower is one of the proudest [...]
Wall Monkeys is a premium wall decal printer based out of Washington D.C.. Wall Monkeys founder, Jason Weisenthal started the company in 2009 by himself, and has grossed $1.2M in sales in 2012, with projected sales for 2013 to reach over $2M. Jason owns 100% of Wall Monkeys, and the company has zero debt with [...]
The U.S. Commercial Service in Johannesburg is working with the International Franchise Association to organize meetings starting later this month in three Sub-Saharan African cities for investors interested in opening U.S. franchises in Swaziland. Dairy Queen, Auntie Anne’s Pretzels and Johnny Rockets are among the 13 U.S. franchisors who have said they will participate.
If you are planning to sell goods, you will likely need to obtain a seller’s permit, usually from the tax or revenue department of the state in which you are doing business. As a requirement of obtaining this permit, you will be obligated to collect sales tax on goods you sell, and periodically submit those [...]
Kitchen remodeling franchise Kitchen Solvers has adopted a new business management software platform designed to help its franchise owners more efficiently manage marketing and sales and gauge advertising success. The platform, designed by franchise software developer FranConnect, “will provide a big boost to franchisees, helping them make more sales,” said Kitchen Solvers President Gerry Henley. [...]
The Ninth Annual New York Business Expo & Conference (NYXPO) is again expected to draw more than 10,000 business owners and executives to a full day of exhibits, educational seminars and unlimited networking. The largest and most comprehensive business conference in the Northeast, NYXPO will take place from 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, [...]