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MCT Survives & Thrives with Pivot to e-Commerce

By Mark Nelson / October 15, 2020 /

Healthy Lifestyle Superfood Brand Grows Despite Pandemic The MCT story began as many do – two college buddies into fitness and nutrition developed a super-healthy food bar in the kitchen.  Their nutritious bars tasted very good, the keto diet exploded, and a business was launched.  The company gained shelf space in natural grocery chains, expanding…

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PSS Warehouse

Perishable Shipping Solutions Announces $8.7M Series A Funding

By Mark Nelson / August 19, 2020 /

Perishable Shipping Solutions (PSS), a leader in the e-commerce market for perishable cold and frozen food fulfillment logistics, announced today that it has closed an $8.7M Series A round of financing. The investment was led by SJF Ventures with participation from Grotech Ventures and others including Supply Chain Ventures. David Griest, Managing Director at SJF…

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Perishable Shipping Solutions Ranks No. 315 on the 2020 Inc. 5000

By Mark Nelson / August 12, 2020 /

Youngstown, OH, August 12, 2020 – Inc. magazine today revealed that Perishable Shipping Solutions is No. 315 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Intuit,…

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A Recipe for Success: Data-Driven Story Telling

By Mark Nelson / June 14, 2020 /

A Recipe for Success:  Data-Driven Story Telling   Every product has a story to be told. In the wake of COVID-19, as companies of all sizes, expand and pivot their selling channels directly to their audience with eCommerce, the timing is perfect to add a dash of creativity into your brand’s identity. The Narrative is in…

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Making It Work FedEx Podcast I wasn't expecting this

Making it Work – A Podcast by FedEx EP11: Covid-19 Special Part 1 – How are Small Businesses Staying Alive?

By Mark Nelson / May 10, 2020 /

Making it Work – A Podcast by FedEx EP11: Covid-19 Special Part 1 – How are Small Businesses Staying Alive?   PSS’s co-founder & COO, Danny Catullo is featured on the podcast:  Making it Work, sponsored by FedEx.   How does a small business survive a global health crisis?  From changing the company strategy overnight…

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The Winning E-Commerce Experience Show: EP10: Shipping Perishable Goods And Building A Data-Driven Culture

By Mark Nelson / April 22, 2020 /

The Winning E-Commerce Experience Show: EP10: Shipping Perishable Goods & Building A Data-Driven Culture   PSS’s co-founder & COO, Danny Catullo is featured on the podcast:  The Winning E-Commerce Experience Show.  Host Shahram Anver is one of those knowledge junkies always looking to learn more, join him for the ride. He’s an ex-TripAdvisor optimization consultant…

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Pop & Bottle – The Power of Knowing Your Customer

By Mark Nelson / April 15, 2020 /

Pop & Bottle – The Power of Knowing Your Customer Every great entrepreneur begins their journey with the purpose of solving a problem and fulfilling a need. This was no different for Jash Mehta and Blair Hardy, co-founders of Pop & Bottle, a dairy-free latte company, based in San Francisco. After they tried countless lattes…

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Nosh/BevNet – DTC Sales: Now, Every Day is Cyber Monday

By Mark Nelson / April 1, 2020 /

The virtual grocery shelf expands in the time of COVID-19 In this midst of 24/7 coverage of the COVID-19 epidemic, also known as coronavirus, there is a silver lining – the e-commerce engine in the food & beverage category is roaring.  Recently, Nosh, a website that covers the organic and healthy food industry, published an…

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Survey Results: Food Brands sentiment during coronavirus crisis

By Mark Nelson / March 25, 2020 /

Survey Results: Food Brands sentiment during coronavirus crisis As governments and organizations work to contain COVID-19 and control the growth of the human toll, the negative economic effects are coming into focus.  PSS partnered with the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia to conduct a “flash survey” of perishable food brands with…

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FedEx NRF Panel ecommerce

FedEx Hosts E-Commerce Panel at NRF 2020 – Retail’s Big Show

By Mark Nelson / January 20, 2020 /

PSS’s Danny Catullo joined the FedEx panel session, “Breaking tradition: Disrupt your industry by adding e-commerce to your business model” at the NRF 2020 – Retail’s Big Show discussing new trends in e-Commerce for retail and food companies. Participating in the panel session was Lauren Bercier, Something Borrowed Blooms and Diana Ganz, The Groomsman Suite…

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