Automotive History: The Dymaxion Car

Automotive History: The Dymaxion Car

Designed by engineer, architect and philosopher Buckminster Fuller, the Dymaxion car – a multidirectional and three wheeled vehicle – was manufactured exactly 85 years ago today in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Fuller was born in Massachusetts and saw his life as “an experiment to find what a single individual can contribute to changing the world and benefiting all […]

Increase in Tobacco Prices

Increase in Tobacco Prices

  In a recent announcement, the major tobacco company Altria Group Inc. stated that there is a list price increase of 9 cents per pack on all their cigarette brands. According to a report by RBC Capital Markets, the increase in price is higher than the company’s average 7 cents per pack increase. According to […]

Ben & Jerry’s Add New Flavor to Lineup

Ben & Jerry’s Add New Flavor to Lineup

In a Facebook Live video on March 15th, Ben & Jerry’s announced a new limited edition flavor to be added to their ice cream line-up. The company has introduced the Gimme S’more variety ice cream. Now, we know what you’re thinking. Doesn’t Ben & Jerry’s already have a s’more flavored ice cream? Yes, you are […]

“Smile with LAY’S”

“Smile with LAY’S”

  Lay’s is on a mission in 2018 to spread smiles across the nation. The company has released newly designed bags that feature a large and happy smile in hopes of creating more smiling throughout the country. The new design reflects Lay’s newest campaign for 2018 called “Smile with Lay’s”. Any time one of the […]

RoboMart: Convenience Store Delivery

RoboMart: Convenience Store Delivery

  As the convenience store industry is changing day after day due to technology, one startup company wishes to create a market that will deliver itself to you. Ali Ahmed, a serial tech startup founder and former employee of Unilever, has launched Robomart. Based out of Santa CLara, CA, the company hopes to make shopping […]

Keurig Green Mountain Acquires Dr. Pepper Snapple

Keurig Green Mountain Acquires Dr. Pepper Snapple

  Keurig Green Mountain Inc. and Dr. Pepper Snapple Group Inc. announced today that the two companies have entered into a merger creating Keurig Dr. Pepper (KDP) in an $18.7 billion deal. The acquisition is the latest by JAB Holding Co., Keurig’s Owner, in a string of acquisitions over a fire year period. JAB Holding Co […]