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Our blog is your source for concession industry tips and tricks. Whether you’re looking for unique ideas for fundraising, want information on creating a successful sweet shop in your grocery store, or need new ways to promote your gourmet popcorn business, we have plenty of information to inspire you. You’ll find new menu recommendations, marketing ideas, seasonal suggestions, and more. Feel free to scroll through all of our posts or browse by category to find relevant information for you.


A fence doesn’t make a comfortable chair!

We’ve all heard it a thousand times: “I like what you’re proposing, but I need to think it over.” A week turns into a month. And an army of advisors come on the scene. Accountants, lawyers, spouses, employees

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Easy way to FAIL!

I opened my email the other day to find a message from BranchOut, asking me to “Like” its page and I’d immediately be entered for a chance to win a new iPad. Good enough, I thought—it’s an easy click

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To blog…or not to blog. That is the question.

Corporate websites are often little more than interactive brochures that display basic information and describe what the business offers. But if you’re looking to do more — establish yourself as thought leaders in the industry, develop relationships with customers

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Don’t Forget National Caramel Corn Day!

Caramel Corn day is rapidly approaching, so don’t miss out on a new business opportunity, or a chance to improve your current line. National Caramel Corn Day will take place on Thursday, April 28th. Hear success stories and speak to

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Customer Service Is Important Now More Than Ever

In the current economy customer service is more important than ever. Customers simply will not do business with anything less than exceptional services do to the wide array of choices they have to pick from.   Bad customer service

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Interesting Facts About Popcorn

America loves popcorn. We eat 16 billion quarts per year. Every man, woman and child enjoy 65 quarts of popcorn each. Popcorn is a whole grain snack with only 55 calories per cup. If you use an air popper

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Don’t Take Yourself Too Seriously

While owning a business is a serious manner, it’s easy to get caught up in the day-to-day and forget why you chose this path. Burnout comes at a high cost when you carry your livelihood, family, and employees on

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Theatres New Twist on Luxury

In The Hollywood Reporter’s “The Crazy Ways Theaters are Luring Moviegoers,” Pamela McClintock gives us a preview of how theatres are tantalizing taste buds and upping the ante on the luxury experience. Plus, Caesars Palace rolls out the royal Roman

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