It’s been a few years since Starbucks was publicly corrected for their false claim that coffee was the second most traded commodity after oil. Oil at the time was at a stellar $788 billion and coffee came in around $19 billion, which left plenty of space for other commodities in between. While Starbucks defended this claim based on futures trading figures, it left coffee in the dark. But for commodity investors, it highlighted the importance of doing proper research before lumping all their money together behind a single commodity based on what just anyone says, even major corporations.Continue reading “A Beginner’s Guide To Commodity Investment”
Manufacturers in various industries today are enjoying the convenience and cost-efficiency of computer-aided design or CAD in their product development process. From personal, customized items such as medical prosthetics and jewelry to large-scale production of consumer electronics and devices, CAD has definitely changed the way designers conceptualize and execute their ideas. Continue reading “How Your Business Can Benefit from Computer-Aided Design”
Fulfillment is the name of the game when it comes to manufacturing and commercializing products. You might think your business is far removed from the customer, but the reality is that customers order and expect products to arrive quickly. That turnaround time is a key element in staying competitive and successfully commercializing products is recognized. There are many obstacles standing in the way of that fulfillment, the least of which being transportation and operations. Experienced manufacturers and product developers will need to plan around these roadblocks highlighted in this article. Continue reading “Challenges of Product Commercialization – An Overview”
Fulfillment is the name of the game when it comes to manufacturing. You might think your business is far removed from the customer, but the reality is that customers order and expect products to arrive quickly. That turnaround is a key element in staying competitive. Continue reading “The Many Obstacles to Getting a Product on a Shelf”
As per a report stated by WHO, around 3.4 million people die from water-borne diseases every year. Taking a note to this scenario, it is important for families to have a reliable RO water purifier system at home. The tap water or the well-water may look clean but is one of the major carriers of diseases. In addition to micro-organisms, drinking water in India also carries dissolved impurities and other contaminants. Continue reading “Kent Pearl RO Water Purifier: Why is it a great purchase?”
The pricing of goods by eCommerce retailers is becoming increasingly more competitive, thus forcing eCommerce retailers to make an extra effort to price their products right. Big online businesses, like Amazon, have the advantage over the smaller businesses, as they can lower their prices in order to try and drive the smaller retailers out of business. In order to survive, the smaller retailers have to develop a competitive pricing strategy for their products.
How does a small retailer go about competing with the biggest eCommerce retailers in the market today? Here are a few tips to improve pricing strategy: Continue reading “5 Ways to Develop a Competitive Product Pricing Strategy for eCommerce Retailers”
“Say it with flowers,” is the advice that marketing expert Elmer Wheeler gives to businesses in regards to product packaging. The idea being that your packaging has an impact on influencing customers and connects people to your product through showmanship. Basically, the way you package your product adds integrity to what you’re selling.
So, how attractive is your packaging? Could it be improved? When it comes to packaging there are two very important things to consider: cost and design. You want your package to stand out visually, but when you’re shipping hundreds of thousands of items per day, the cost of attractive packaging is significantly high. Still it’s important to stand out, so how does a business ship attractive packages in a cost-effective manner? Continue reading “4 Ways You Can Save Big on Your Business Shipping Costs”
Dental Implants? Well, do you know that they play a majorly important role in dentistry. Infact, I wouldn’t be wrong to comment that a large percentage of the total procedures performed in the modern dentistry are almost impossible to carry out without dental implants. This is mostly true for restorative procedures like those where people who have lost their natural tooth or teeth need to get them replaced with the artificial tooth-looking creations. In these procedures, making the artificial tooth is not actually as complicated. It does not require equipment nor skill of more than a dental technologist. The tooth making can be termed as also an artistic venture which a partly skilled person with the right tools can carry out too. Continue reading “What is the material that dental implants are made from?”
When it comes to the argument of vaping vs. smoking, the one that wins is most often the lesser than the two evils. According to recent studies, it has been seen that vaping is slightly better than smoking but that doesn’t mean that vaping is all about benefits without any disadvantages. Unlike smoking, vaping involves inhalation of vaporized e-cigarette liquid which consists of nicotine, water and a base of propylene glycol or vegetable glycerine and sometimes it also contains artificial flavours. It is due to the lack of smoke inhalation that many users believe that vaping is a much safer alternative than smoking. Continue reading “Vaping cartridges, tanks and cartomizers – Discussing the characteristics of each”
If you are involved in construction work of some description, whether professionally or as a hobby, it is likely that you will use a nail gun. Thanks to these tools, you can now complete a job in just minutes that would have took hours in the past. This is because nail guns use collated stainless steel nails, which are highly beneficial to all construction operations. Unfortunately, very few people understand just how many benefits these nails have and how they have actually changed and modernized the construction industry.
Ever wondered what makes up the price of an airline ticket? It is not exactly rocket science though it becomes pretty difficult to understand the nuances of fluctuations. Airlines are one of the hottest services industry. So what causes these changes? We are about to explain. Continue reading “The price of an airline ticket”
There’s no doubting the BMW 3 Series Touring’s credentials as the car of choice for many for work and pleasure. It is particularly popular among businesses thanks to its reliability and cost-effectiveness. Continue reading “BMW 3 Series Touring performs for work”