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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.


Is now a good time to start your own business?

Times may be tough but that shouldn’t deter you from tackling your entrepreneurial dreams. In fact many businesses have been formed in hard economic times. Think Walt Disney Co., Microsoft Corp. and Apple. Yes, they were all born out

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A Royal Bonanza

The wedding of William & Catherine. That’s basically ALL we’ve heard about for the past couple of weeks. As regal and, some might say, pompous as the whole thing is, why would any American care beyond it being a fairytale

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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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