For more than a century, Fowler’s Chocolates has been known for its sponge candy, a chocolate-coated, meringue-like toffee first brought to Buffalo by Joe Fowler in 1910. It has a devoted following in western New York, and Fowler’s is now taking advantage of new ways to bring their regional specialty to a national audience through their e-commerce store. That’s where Facebook ads come in.
Life in Destin, Florida is a little slower. But the ambling pace of smaller-town life hasn’t hindered husband and wife Corey and Magda Cooper, who co-founded BOTE Paddle Boards.
When they first tried paddling nearly a decade ago, Magda, who grew up swimming, and Corey, who loves fishing, skiing, and anything to do with water, loved it. That is, everything but the products, which were like big, unstable surfboards. They knew they could make something better—and better-looking—that fit their intrepid lifestyle.
For years, Karen Young assumed the issues she had with shaving—the ingrown hairs, the razor burn, the itching—were exclusive to her. It wasn’t until a spring day in 2014, when she and her friends went to get pedicures, that she realized the solution to her problem rested on one thing…
The pains of buying a used car need little introduction. There’s the trial of finding the right one, followed by the tribulations of haggling, financing, and the worry that you’ll end up with a dud.
But Carspring, the United Kingdom’s first online pre-owned car dealership, promises to pair you with the perfect car without the anxieties of all the vehicular speed-dating. The startup has automated a customer journey that’s designed to make the entire process as smooth as possible.