3 Stocks Poised for Huge Growth Over the Next Decade

Brahm Buck

The whole world seemed to screech to a halt last year during the worst of the pandemic. Investors worried about how companies would fare during the crisis — and about growth afterward.

Fast-forward to right now: Many companies are on the road to recovery. Even better, some are heading for major growth in the years to come.

The keys to these positive growth prospects? There are a few: solid relationships with customers, online strength, innovation, and providing much-needed products. Let’s take a look at three future winners that have a lot of these qualities — and will offer you major

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Black Pound Day Aims to Support U.K. Black-Owned Businesses

Brahm Buck

LONDON — For Aimée Felone, whose children’s bookstore in London stocks tales with ethnically diverse characters, the Black Lives Matter protests last summer were, in a word, overwhelming.

“We had attention like we’ve never had before,” Ms. Felone said. People across the country clamored for books about antiracism and sought out Black-owned businesses like her store, Round Table Books, as a way to help reverse years of economic racial inequality. In early June, the store’s sales went through the roof.

But pandemic restrictions had shuttered the store’s warehouse. After two weeks, the four-person team was struggling to fulfill online orders.

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Pandemic Drives Amazon Sales As Consumers Shop Online To Beat Boredom, Stress

Brahm Buck

People seemed to be hooked to online shopping and sales on e-commerce sites have seen an increase because of virtual shopping. e-shopping platform Amazon posted another record quarter with revenues up 44 percent YoY to $108.5 billion.

In the March quarter, net income rose to $8.1 billion, compared with net income of $2.5 billion in the first quarter of 2020. It shows how millions of consumers are now shopping on the site as the pandemic continues to destroy the retail market. 

On Thursday, Amazon’s stock rose more than 3% in extended trading. Amazon said their sales will increase to a

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Registered Nurse Lands $1 Million Uniqurl Natural Hair Products in Over 40 Sally Beauty Supply Stores

Brahm Buck

After a bad salon experience, Registered Nurse Alexis Stanley created her own natural hair products. Her unique hair formula was a success, selling out of her initial batch of products in less than 24 hours on the launch date.

In 2020, Stanley’s Uniqurl products reached $1 million in sales and landed in 43 Sally Beauty Stores. The company is looking to expand into more stores this year.

Although Stanley reached her first $1 million in revenue in only two years after launching, she tells entrepreneurs that it’s important to understand the stories behind the success.

“Overnight success does not exist.

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Local businesses to support for Mother’s Day

Brahm Buck

Mother’s Day is just around the corner.

If you’re looking to celebrate your mom or another important maternal figure in your life, several locally operated businesses in Gainesville have unique gifts perfect for anyone.  

Here’s a list of five businesses — both new and well-known favorites — offering gifts in any price range for the holiday.

Roots Plant Studio 

Recently opened in Magnolia Parke, Roots Plant Studio, 4780 NW 39th Ave., Suite 5, offers a wide variety of plants along with other knickknacks that can easily combine to create a unique gift basket of greenery-inspired home goods, journals, perfumes, T-shirts

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