When should Drivers Shop Online For Car Insurance?

Brahm Buck

Bloomberg

How a Penny Stock Explodes From Obscurity to 451% Gains Via Chat Forums

(Bloomberg) — “You guys still awake?”It was 12:43 a.m. on Jan. 19, and TRGainz, a frequent user of the social media platform Stocktwits, was getting antsy. So too was Alwaysliquid. “Can’t sleep,” he shot back seconds later.In some nine hours, financial markets would open in New York, and when they did, an obscure penny stock by the name of Blue Sphere Corp. would suddenly, and seemingly miraculously, soar, handing a windfall of some $30 million to those who had loaded up on the stock in the

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City Peanut in Boise, ID sees big online sales increase

Brahm Buck

In 2019, BoiseDev told you about City Peanut Shop’s growth and expansion to a new kitchen off Vista.

Although it continued to grow, the start of the pandemic in March halted store sales and forced owner Dan Balluff to adjust.

“These challenges have made us stop and think, rebuild and energize how we do things,” he said.

Going digital

City Peanut moves sales online during pandemic. Photo via citypeanut.com.

For the past 11 years, Balluff sold his gift baskets, nuts, and beer to in-store and wholesale customers.

“We had not prioritized the online side of our business because in-store and

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Visit The One-Stop Good Food Awards Pop-Up Shop For All The Best Things To Eat & Drink

Brahm Buck

The Good Food Foundation shines a spotlight on passionate producers of authentic, responsible foods, folks who are often overlooked in their work to reclaim and transform American food culture. One branch of the foundation’s work is the annual Good Food Awards, which grew to more than 2,000 entries this year.

The 2021 Good Food Awards looked different this year because of the pandemic, as did everything else under the sun — instead of live tastings and judging procedures, all competitions were

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How Digital Tech Is Transforming UK Shopping

Brahm Buck

Recent developments have many around the world cautiously hopeful that 2021 will be very different from 2020, that COVID-19 vaccines will finally reverse the pandemic’s course and that life will get return to some semblance of normality.

If and when this comes to pass, however, it is safe to say that not all facets of daily life will simply revert back to a pre-pandemic reality. The pandemic has been a powerful catalyst for the adoption of digital technology in how people work, socialize and, perhaps most significantly, shop. PYMNTS’ research has consistently shown that

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Canadian marijuana retailer High Tide buys US online store Smoke Cartel for $8M

Brahm Buck

Calgary, Alberta-based marijuana retailer High Tide is spending $8 million to acquire Smoke Cartel, a U.S. e-commerce website that sells cannabis accessories and CBD products.

Under terms of the deal, High Tide will pay $2 million in cash and $6 million in High Tide shares for all shares of Georgia-based Smoke Cartel.

When the deal is closed, High Tide said it “will operate both the largest and second largest e-commerce platforms for consumption accessories in the world and (believes) it will be well positioned to begin online cannabis sales should the United States move towards federal legalization.”

High Tide already

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