Rural farmers in Africa now often use their cell phones to check commodity prices before heading to market, helping them improve their bottom line at times when a few cents can make a huge difference. Some people would like to integrate the mobile web even further into farming. This proposal would create a lending system Read more about Cisco Blog: Mobile Internet Applications in Rural Africa[…]
Atypical best describes OFM, Inc. At a time when zero product inventory is the norm, the office and educational furniture supplier instead maintains more than $4 million in finished goods inventory, ready to be drop shipped the next day to customers throughout North America. Click here for the full story.
Another successful strategy is that of Holly Springs, NC-based OFM, Inc., a supplier of office and educational furniture. Founded in 1995 by Abel and Barbara Zalcberg, OFM has had 17 years of continuous growth contracting with OEMs in Taiwan, China, Mexico — and just recently OEMs in North Carolina. Click here for the full story.
The new OFM InterPlay Series Seating is the wave of the future for how people work, meet and study. Click here for the full story (see pg 40).
The Pentagon Federal Credit Union Foundation (PenFed Foundation), a nonprofit organization working to meet the unmet needs of military personnel and their families, announced it raised a record-breaking $823,000 at its Eighth Annual Night of Heroes Gala, which took place May 24 at The Ritz-Carlton, Washington, D.C. Click here for the full story.