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Couponbox: A Valuable Online Resource for Shoppers to Find Both Discounts and Money-Saving Advice in 10 Countries

Couponbox: A Valuable Online Resource for Shoppers to Find Both Discounts and Money-Saving Advice in 10 Countries

In a Nutshell: With online shopping more popular than ever, consumers have come to expect convenience and at-your-fingertips selection of products and services. But while online shopping may be gaining steam as the preferred method of shopping the time-honored tradition of searching for coupons and discounts to save money remains. Couponbox has emerged in the US, after successful ventures into other markets, as a valuable resource to help online shoppers find those savings. The... read more »

FreeConferenceCall.com Provides More Than 800K Businesses with Free, High-Quality Audio & Video Conferencing

FreeConferenceCall.com Provides More Than 800K Businesses with Free, High-Quality Audio & Video Conferencing

In a Nutshell: Telecommunication has come a long way since some of the first video-conferencing tools appeared in the 1990s, and one of the most disruptive innovations isn’t a tool or product — it is a service. Traditional conferencing services require carrier or organizer fees, but FreeConferenceCall.com, created by CEO David Erickson, runs on a business model that eliminates the fees while still offering high-quality conferencing services. FreeConferenceCall.com provides free... read more »

How Protecting Equipment Became Part of Pelican’s DNA and Led to Innovative Products for Professionals and Consumers

How Protecting Equipment Became Part of Pelican’s DNA and Led to Innovative Products for Professionals and Consumers

In a Nutshell: Workers transporting equipment in extreme environments and consumers traveling with high-tech mobile devices share a common need: top-quality protective products. Pelican, a 40-plus-year-old icon in the protective case industry, has built its brand on authentic products that users can rely on to protect their gear. The company produces cases for most personal or professional needs as well as product lines from durable coolers to tactical flashlights. Pelican has expanded... read more »

TriNet Provides Cutting-Edge Human Resources Solutions to Help Businesses Compete in a Transforming Retail Environment

TriNet Provides Cutting-Edge Human Resources Solutions to Help Businesses Compete in a Transforming Retail Environment

In a Nutshell: Business owners and managers face daily human resources challenges. They need to compete for the best staff, retain star employees, and build and maintain healthy work environments. Additionally, they have to keep track of a wide variety of regulations, from overtime pay to minimum wage to health care. That's why companies turn to TriNet for HR solutions that help quickly onboard new talent, keep administrative costs down, and inform and educate employees through an... read more »

From Risk Detection to Malware Removal: SiteLock Covers the Online Security Needs of Small Businesses

From Risk Detection to Malware Removal: SiteLock Covers the Online Security Needs of Small Businesses

In a Nutshell: Small businesses are often at a higher risk of being targeted by cybercriminals because they don’t typically have the ironclad infrastructures large corporations possess. SiteLock protects both small businesses and enterprises from data breaches, malware, and other online threats. The company's comprehensive approach to cybersecurity ensures that business owners can focus on their operations — instead of worrying about updating and deploying software. For over a... read more »

Polycom: Remote Customer Service & Communications Solutions to Help Retailers Streamline Operations & Consumer Experiences

Polycom: Remote Customer Service & Communications Solutions to Help Retailers Streamline Operations & Consumer Experiences

In a Nutshell: For 25 years, Polycom has helped more than 400,000 companies enhance communication among teams and optimize interactions with customers. Using the company's collaboration tools, such as interactive kiosks and store-wide video conferencing solutions, businesses can bolster customer service processes, better understand unique trends in supply and demand, and, in turn, amp up their profits. Polycom empowers companies to overhaul how they reach and respond to customer needs.... read more »

With a Localized, Full-Service Approach, Mr. Handyman is Building a Trusted Home Improvement Brand

With a Localized, Full-Service Approach, Mr. Handyman is Building a Trusted Home Improvement Brand

In a Nutshell: As the home improvement industry becomes more impersonal, consumers aren’t always sure who they can trust to tackle repairs and projects. But Mr. Handyman — a home improvement service founded in 1996 — has built a customer-service culture and a local franchise business model to counteract that trend. Technicians are versatile and empowered to communicate with customers to see multiple projects through to satisfaction. And franchisees are members of their... read more »

Pepperjam Shows Retailers How to Thrive by Adopting New Advertising Solutions in a Rapidly Evolving Internet Ecosystem

Pepperjam Shows Retailers How to Thrive by Adopting New Advertising Solutions in a Rapidly Evolving Internet Ecosystem

In a Nutshell: Over the past few years, it has become clear that the “last-click” affiliate payment model is broken. Retailers will only maximize their return on investment if they reward the publishers or influencers that drive the majority of their purchases — and those are often far from a customer’s last click. But most affiliate managers haven’t updated their infrastructure and continue to rely on outdated models. That’s why Pepperjam rebuilt the entire affiliate... read more »

Inmatrix: Innovating the Branded Media Player with Software Solutions That Help Small Businesses Better Engage Consumers

Inmatrix: Innovating the Branded Media Player with Software Solutions That Help Small Businesses Better Engage Consumers

In a Nutshell: Small businesses know that engaging visuals tend to pique consumer interest most efficiently. That's why — to stay competitive in the digital age — they need to create and manage branded digital media at a price that’s within their budget. Founded in 2003, Inmatrix offers affordable digital signage solutions for businesses through Zoom Player and its control framework, Zoom Commander. For its development of Zoom Player and its deep integrations, user-friendly... read more »

Sheet Music Plus™ Goes Beyond Traditional Music Retailers with a Broad Selection of Titles and Resources for Any Talent Level

Sheet Music Plus™ Goes Beyond Traditional Music Retailers with a Broad Selection of Titles and Resources for Any Talent Level

In a Nutshell: Twenty years ago, students, teachers, and professionals in need of sheet music were limited to whatever was sitting on the shelves of their local music stores. Along came Sheet Music Plus, an online company that now sells more than 1 million printed sheet music titles and 250,000 digital downloads, giving musicians a nearly unlimited supply of new material. SMP Press and ArrangeMe, self-publishing platforms developed by Sheet Music Plus, were born out of a constant... read more »