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Amazon FBA VS Dropshipping

Amazon FBA VS Dropshipping For Startups: Which Is Less Risky For A Startup?

Selling via Amazon FBA (Amazon’s fulfillment service) and selling through dropshipping can both be attractive options to people wanting to start an eCommerce business, and each business model has its own upfront costs and risks. Is one better than the other? How can you be sure which one is right for you? Let’s dig into the details of dropshipping VS Amazon FBA to first understand how each works, and then make the best decision for your new business.

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Sep 20, 2021 Filed under: eCommerce 0
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From Startup To Star: Riviera House Rides Out Pandemic

When Riviera House opened in October of 2019, General Manager Jeremy McDermott had no way of knowing that before the first quarter of 2020 would draw to a close, his restaurant would face challenges he couldn’t possibly have imagined or planned for. Find out how this Redondo Beach restaurant managed to keep customers coming, maintain staff, and stay in business.

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Sep 16, 2021 Filed under: Small Business 0

When It’s The Right Time For You To Get A Business Bank Account

If you’re still wondering if you need a business bank account, the answer lies in understanding the differences between personal and business banking. A business account simply is better suited than a personal account for running a business. Find out more about why you need to ditch your personal account and sign up for a business checking account to run your small business.

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Sep 13, 2021 Filed under: Business Banking 0
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How Square KDS Can Help You Manage Orders With Or Without A Full POS

While you can use Square KDS with your Square POS system, Square has taken a bold step by offering its Square KDS as a standalone system, meaning you can use it without a POS. This subscription option makes the Square kitchen display system the perfect KDS for ghost kitchens and delivery-only restaurants that don’t have a traditional point of sale.

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Sep 10, 2021 Filed under: Restaurant POS 0

How To Find & Open The Right Bank Account For Your Small Business

For some entrepreneurs, making the decision to move to business banking is the hard step. For others, it’s knowing what to do once you’ve decided! If you’re still mulling the decision, it may help you to understand the differences between personal and business banking and when you can get away with using your personal bank accounts. Learn how to find the right bank account for your small business, and how to open a business checking or savings account.

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Sep 9, 2021 Filed under: Business Banking 0
WUNDERgrubs cofounder Akissi Stokes in the company'sAtlanta, Georgia hatchery

WUNDERgrubs: Turning An Unusual & Sustainable Protein Source Into Something Delicious

It’s easy to find bad news in the world, even if you don’t go looking for it: hunger, refugees, and catastrophic climate events are just a few. Taken individually or all together, it’s enough to cause feelings of helplessness. So finding an organization that does something to address all these crises and more — while operating at a profit — is a welcome treat. That company is WUNDERgrubs, and they’re changing the world, one mealworm at a time.

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Sep 8, 2021 Filed under: Small Business 0

What Is A Ghost Kitchen? (& How To Make Yours A Success)

Ghost kitchens are a white-hot trend in the restaurant industry. Also called a “virtual kitchen,” a ghost kitchen serves customers exclusively through delivery, usually for orders placed online. Virtual kitchens are highly nimble and versatile. Restaurant owners can share a ghost kitchen space with other restaurants, or use one kitchen to serve different restaurant brands owned by the same parent company. There are many benefits to ghost kitchens, some of which include low overhead, reduced startup risk, and a pandemic-proof business model.

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Sep 8, 2021 Filed under: Point of Sale, Restaurant POS 0

What Are Corporate Credit Cards & How Do They Work?

While corporate cards are a big business these days, they remain a relative oddity in the greater credit card scene. Not as ubiquitous as personal or small business credit cards, corporate cards aren’t exactly easy to understand. For one, getting a corporate card isn’t as easy as filling out an online application. And properly managing a corporate card program isn’t something you can just set up and forget.

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Sep 7, 2021 Filed under: Corporate Cards 0

Ambria Properties: Building Homes, Success, & A Bright Future In Greenville

Though the residential construction market is booming, it isn’t without its challenges. As a result of the pandemic, building supplies, from windows to lumber, have increased significantly in price and have been in short supply. Despite these issues, Ambria Properties, a residential construction company based out of Greenville, South Carolina, continues to prosper. But this isn’t the first obstacle that Ambria Properties has faced.  

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Aug 30, 2021 Filed under: Small Business 0

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