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Fresh Healthy Vending International, Inc. (VEND)
Stock Alerts, Stocks That Move, and Pumps and Dumps reported previously on Fresh Healthy Vending International, Inc. (VEND), and we highlight the Company today, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter.
Fresh Healthy Vending International, Inc. is the leading healthy vending franchisor in North America. It pioneered the concept of vending machines stocked with tried-and-tested fresh, healthy snack options. The Company offers three different vending options. These include The Healthy Vending Combo snack and drink machine, the Healthy Vending Touch - a 46” 3D interactive touch screen vending machine, and the Fresh Micro Market. Fresh Healthy Vending is headquartered in San Diego, California, and the Company’s shares trade on the OTC Bulletin Board.
Fresh Healthy Vending has more than 210 active franchisees throughout the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico and the Bahamas. The Company continually looks to partner with like-minded entrepreneurs who share its vision. It has booked in excess of 2,500 machines for placement in schools, universities, hospitals, community centers, military bases, airports, fitness facilities, YMCAs, libraries and many other locations.
Fresh Healthy Vending launched its Fresh Micro Market in May of 2014. This is an unstaffed, fully automated self-checkout retail market, stocked regularly with healthy snacks and complete meal options. These can be customized to support company wellness programs and meet employee preferences. The Company’s Fresh Micro Market option is now available to all existing and future franchisees.
Additionally, in May 2014, Fresh Healthy Vending announced that it entered into a non-binding Letter of Intent (LOI) with a proposed Master Franchisee partner exclusively to sell and develop not less than 150 sub-franchises, each having a minimum of 10 units, across all of Australia over the next ten years. Upon execution, the proposed Development Agreement will open Fresh Healthy Vending’s first high growth foreign market and add long term, enhanced margin revenue sources.
Last week, Fresh Healthy Vending International announced that it finished June 2015 with $1,274,750 in franchise bookings. It finished Q4 2015 with 279 franchised units. This is the highest cumulative three-month total since the Company's inception.
Fresh Healthy Vending operates several corporate machines. It now has approximately 60 in operation. This includes 40 Fresh Micro Markets operating throughout San Diego, California. Last month, Fresh Healthy Vending exhibited at the International Franchise Expo (IFE) in New York, showcasing its recently launched Fresh Micro Market and Fresh Healthy Vending machines.
Fresh Healthy Vending International, Inc. (VEND), closed Wednesday's trading session at $0.485, down 3.00%, on 9,748 volume with 13 trades. The average volume for the last 60 days is 15,690 and the stock's 52-week low/high is $0.352/$2.09.
Interleukin Genetics, Inc. (ILIU)
TopPennyStockMovers, Streetwise Reports, Zacks, MicroCap Gems, and FeedBlitz reported on Interleukin Genetics, Inc. (ILIU), and we choose to report on the Company today, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter.
Interleukin Genetics, Inc. develops and markets proprietary genetic tests for chronic diseases and health related conditions. The Company leverages its research, intellectual property (IP), and genetic panel development expertise in metabolism and inflammation to facilitate the growing personalized healthcare market. It markets its tests through partnerships with health and wellness companies, healthcare professionals, and other distribution channels. Interleukin Genetics has its headquarters in Waltham, Massachusetts. It operates an on-site, state-of-the-art DNA testing laboratory certified under the Clinical Laboratories Improvements Amendments (CLIA).
The Company’s products spur individuals to prevent certain chronic conditions and manage their existing health and wellness via genetic-based insights with actionable guidance. Interleukin’s flagship products include its proprietary PerioPredict® genetic risk panel for periodontal disease and tooth loss susceptibility sold through dentists, and the Inherent Health® Weight Management Genetic Test, which identifies the most effective diet and exercise program for an individual based on genetics.
Interleukin Genetics has two main focus areas to its business. One is personalized health, focused on providing genetic information to physicians, dentists, and in some cases consumers. The second is a research and development (R&D) effort centered on developing genetic tests linked to a partner’s products for marketing and sales into medical and dental channels.
Interleukin Genetics received the 2014 DrBicuspid Dental Excellence Award for PerioPredict®, its commercially available genetic risk test for periodontal disease. PerioPredict® received recognition as the “Best New Hygienist Product”.
Interleukin Genetics has been granted a patent by the European Patent Office (EPO) covering its Inherent Health® Weight Management Genetic Test. The granted patent, entitled “Genetic Markers for Weight Management and Methods of Use Thereof,” has claims covering methods of determining a subject’s metabolic genotype and methods for selecting an appropriate therapeutic/dietary regimen or lifestyle recommendation based on the subject’s metabolic profile and susceptibility to adverse weight management issues.
The European patent grants coverage of the Weight Management Genetic Test into 2029. Corresponding patents have been granted in major markets including Eurasia, Japan, Mexico, Russia and New Zealand. Patent applications are pending in the U.S. and other major markets.
Today, Interleukin Genetics and the NYU School of Medicine announced they signed a license agreement to develop the first genetic test of its type to identify individuals at increased risk for progression of osteoarthritis (OA) and related complications, including knee replacement. The agreement pertains to U.S. patent application No. 12/435,260 titled “Detecting Genetic Predisposition to Osteoarthritis Associated Conditions,” which is jointly owned by NYU School of Medicine and Interleukin Genetics. The NYU School of Medicine is one of the nation’s distinguished academic institutions dedicated to attaining medical education excellence.
Interleukin Genetics, Inc. (ILIU), closed Wednesday's trading session at $0.15, up 0.07%, on 41,775 volume with 9 trades. The average volume for the last 60 days is 47,345 and the stock's 52-week low/high is $0.0527/$0.4599.
Stragenics, Inc. (ASAB)
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Stragenics, Inc. is a holding company that operates recreational cannabis consumer Websites. The Company was previously known as Allerayde SAB, Inc. It changed its corporate name to Stragenics, Inc. in April of 2014. Stragenics earlier completed the acquisition of BakedAmerican.com. This acquisition launches Stragenics’ new Media Business Group. Stragenics is based in Melbourne, Florida.
BakedAmerican is a recreational cannabis consumer website. The site provides product information, dispensary locations, strain information, and resources for marijuana legal states. Stragenics operates bakedamerican.com, bakedamerican.org, bakedamerica.com, and bakedamerica.org, which enable customers to identify, rate, and explore legal marijuana dispensaries, and also compare experiences and products.
Additionally, the Company operates bakedamericantv.com and bakedamerican.tv. These provide news feeds for marijuana related information focused on national developments, impact on state legislation, and new trends and legislation.
This first new acquisition for Stragenics is in line with its strategy of engaging in the building of shareholder value through acquisitions and internal business development of, or investment in, small public and private technology companies entering their commercialization stage.
BakedAmerican projects for the future include an on-line video resource channel featuring original content. Future projects additionally include a new forum site where users will be able to share information, ideas, and practical solutions to issues discussed in many threads.
BakedAmerican.com will allow consumers to identify, rate, and explore legal marijuana dispensaries and compare experiences and products. Through RSS information sources, the news channel provides news feeds for marijuana related information focused on nationally important developments, impact on state legislation, new trends, and new legislation.
Stragenics plans to generate revenue primarily through the sale of online display advertising on its website to businesses local to the areas it covers, initially the Colorado and Washington state geographies, and also developing a marketing program for sector business entities to have the opportunity to place themselves prominently within the BakedAmerican local directory for increased visibility.
Recently, Stragenics announced that in June the OTC Markets Group stated that Stragenics was now verified for trading and included on the OTCQB Venture Marketplace. Stragenics’ new venture business development initiatives follow on finalization of an enhanced product development push, financial structure, as well as targeted marketing plan. Further to concentrating on the completion and launch of the BakedAmerican.com website, Stragenics has started to actively look for new acquisition opportunities to integrate into its strategic development operations.
Stragenics, Inc. (ASAB), closed Wednesday's trading session at $0.0045, down 6.25%, on 26,450,611 volume with 375 trades. The average volume for the last 60 days is 1,828,043 and the stock's 52-week low/high is $0.0024/$0.25.
HPEV, Inc. (WARM)
We are reporting on HPEV, Inc. (WARM) today, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter.
OTCQB-listed HPEV, Inc. is an innovator in energy efficiency and thermal dispersion technologies. These increase the power density and efficiency of rotating products such as electric motors. The Company’s expertise is in thermal dispersion technologies and their application to different product platforms. HPEV has additional patents-pending for different original equipment manufacturer (OEM) applications of its proprietary heat removal technologies. An intellectual property and product development company, HPEV employs a license and royalty model. The Company is based in Tampa, Florida.
HPEV's patent portfolio consists of five issued U.S. utility patents and over 20 global PCT patents that are either pending or in the application process. The Company typically files utility patents with specific applications in the industrial space. This includes motors and generators, pumps, breaks/rotors/calipers and bearings, among others.
HPEV is presently commercializing its patented thermal technology. The markets that HPEV will address by these technologies include industries such as pumps, fans, compressors, batteries, motors, generators, and bearings. Its patent portfolio currently features three technologies (thermal dispersion, hybrid conversion, and mobile auxiliary power) and a number of applications. HPEV is commercializing its composite heat pipes.
The Company’s composite heat pipes exceed traditional heat pipes as composite heat pipes are the closest thing to super conductors. They offer almost no resistance to thermal energy. Composites quickly transfer heat in any direction. They are effective in any shape or length. They are sealed and can be shaped to fit any design or mold. HPEV’s heat pipes benefit anything that produces heat. This includes brakes, bearings, axles, turbochargers, and more.
HPEV’s wholly-owned subsidiary is Ultimate Power Truck, LLC. In May 2014, it entered into a contract for an initial order for several Mobile Generation (MG) conversion kits and trucks with built-in Mobile Generation. MG employs HPEV's patent pending PPIG (Parallel Power Input Gearing System) system to integrate the system into any truck's drive train to power the MG on-board generator.
HPEV has the exclusive supply contract to provide its patent pending Mobile Generation (MG) technology to the University Urban Electric Vehicle Program (UEV), established by Innova UEV, LLC. Innova is a Chicago, Illinois based manufacturer of the urban electric vehicle the "Dash". The UEV Program will leverage Internet2's technology platform and HPEV's MG mobile charging technology to provide students and faculty with a sustainable zero carbon transportation option. This program paves the way for HPEV's quick charge solution in the growing electric vehicle market.
HPEV, Inc. (WARM), closed Wednesday's trading session at $0.37, up 0.38%, on 29,073 volume with 11 trades. The average volume for the last 60 days is 33,888 and the stock's 52-week low/high is $0.3089/$0.75.
EFactor Group Corp. (EFCT)
TopPennyStockMovers, SmallCapVoice, OtcShortReport, Penny Stock General, Fast Money Alerts, Stock Shock and Awe, TryBestPennyStocks.biz, SmallCapAllStars, and MyBestStockAlerts reported recently on EFactor Group Corp. (EFCT), and we report on the Company today, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter.
San Francisco, California-based EFactor Group Corp. is the owner of a group of entrepreneur-focused service companies. It is also the owner of EFactor.com, which is a social network providing content and resources for entrepreneurs around the world. The EFactor network applies its proprietary selection and matching algorithm to provide specific content and resources. The design of these are to help entrepreneurs grow their businesses. EFactor Group lists on the OTC Markets Group’s OTCQB.
The EFactor network has greater than 1.7 million like-minded entrepreneurs. It connects entrepreneurs with the right people for their companies. It provides the tools, talent, and resources that help entrepreneurs in succeeding. EFactor.com has members in 26 territories and 196 countries across 240 industries.
EFactor.com launched in March 2008. It provides online and face-to-face matching to relevant parties that can help grow a member’s business. These include investors, mentors, and peers to bring out and nurture contemporary new business ideas.
EFactor Group's operations are categorized by three Business Divisions. These are Social Networking, Business Services and Funding options. Fundamentally, EFactor Group formed with the strategic goal of taking business owners through a complete value chain of resources and services that will significantly enhance their businesses’ chances of success.
EFactor Group announced in November 2014 the acquisition of Robson Dowry Associates, Ltd. Robson Dowry becomes part of EFactor Group's "Business Services" pillar through which this EFactor Group division provides business services to its entrepreneur members on EFactor.com. Robson Dowry is an independent branding and design group based in the UK.
EFactor Group announced in 2015 the acquisition of RocketHub, Inc., a New York, New York based international funding platform. The expectation is that EFactor's acquisition of RocketHub will solidify the Company's funding division to provide education on funding approaches. This includes funding opportunities to its entrepreneur members on EFactor.com. RocketHub is considered one of America's largest crowdfunding platforms.
Last week, EFactor Group announced that RocketHub was showcased in a documentary, "The Startup Factor" on July 6 on A&E® Networks. In 2013, A&E® partnered with RocketHub to launch Project Startup. This multi-platform campaign showcases entrepreneurial spirit and directly supports small businesses that exhibit a strong dedication to innovation.
EFactor Group Corp. (EFCT), closed Wednesday's trading session at $0.13, down 3.77%, on 76,199 volume with 11 trades. The average volume for the last 60 days is 208,956 and the stock's 52-week low/high is $0.02/$1.00.
Dominovas Energy Corp. (DNRG)
The QualityStocks Daily Newsletter would like to spotlight Dominovas Energy Corp. (DNRG). Today, Dominovas Energy Corp. closed trading at $0.088, up 120.00%, on 38,425,934 volume with 2,437 trades. The stock’s average daily volume over the past 60 days is 4,991,582 and its 52-week low/high is $0.0035/$0.45.
Dominovas Energy Corp. announced today the historic execution of a guaranteed 200MW multi-year Power Provider Agreement (PPA) to provide electricity to the South Kivu Province, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, via its proprietary RUBICON™ Solid Oxide Fuel Cell system. Dominovas Energy remains steadfast on its mission to electrify the world and is on pace to deliver an unprecedented number of MWs of fuel cell generated electricity to the continent. This announcement represents the equivalent of 20% of all the fuel cells that have been delivered in the last 20 years.
Dominovas Energy Corp. (DNRG) is an energy solutions company dedicated to bringing clean, sensible and reliable power to areas of the world that lack this precious commodity. Recognizing the incredible growth and profit opportunities of the green and alternative energy markets, Dominovas Energy defined a sustainable deployment model to take a leading position among alternative green energy solutions providers.
At the heart of Dominovas Energy’s Fuel Cell Division is a revolutionary energy solution powered by the RUBICON™ Series Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) Technology. Invented by inventor, scholar, professor and visionary Dr. Shamiul Islam, RUBICON™ achieves more than 50% fuel-to-electricity efficiency, providing cost effective, clean, significantly-reduced emissions with silent operations in 100kW to multi-megawatt power arrays. The proprietary system is capable of reforming and converting multiple fuel stocks, and is expected to become the “PLATINUM Standard” by which all other fuel cell technologies are measured.
In early 2014, Dominovas Energy was acquired by Western Standard Energy Corp. in a merger transaction in which Dominovas Energy was the emerging entity. Per the acquisition, Dominovas Energy obtained Western Standard’s 49.25% ownership of award-winning renewable energy company Pro Eco Energy Ltd. Pro Eco Energy provides award-winning heating and cooling systems for commercial and public buildings, delivering the newest alternative energy technologies for energy efficient HVAC systems in a timely and cost-competitive manner.
Dominovas Energy intends to build and own fuel cell utilities worldwide, joining the ranks of some of the world’s largest and most well-known companies that are already taking advantage of the vast opportunities of fuel cell systems. The RUBICON™ is far superior to any other system on the market today, and Dominovas Energy’s ability to produce a fuel cell that accepts multiple fuel sources is invaluable to meet the demands of the mass market. Disclaimer
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Dominovas Energy Corp. News:
Dominovas Energy Continues Relentless Effort to Power Africa
Dominovas Energy Establishes Relationships With Strategic Financing Partners
Dominovas Energy Lauds Scope of Power Africa Initiative
One World Holdings, Inc. (OWOO)
The QualityStocks Daily Newsletter would like to spotlight One World Holdings, Inc. (OWOO). Today, One World Holdings, Inc. closed trading at $0.0042, up 5.00%, on 6,003,129 volume with 94 trades. The stock’s average daily volume over the past 60 days is 10,132,524, and its 52-week low/high is $0.0008/$0.0344.
One World Holdings, Inc. subsidiary The One World Doll Project was excited to announce today that Amazon.com, the world's largest online retailer, has issued two more purchase orders for The Prettie Girls! dolls since the product debut during the first quarter of 2015. This new business from Amazon.com stems from sell through of the previous units ordered and the online retailer's desire to replenish inventory as we approach the 2015 Holiday season.
One World Holdings, Inc. (OWOO) subsidiary, The One World Doll Project, was established in 2010 to make a significant positive cultural impact through the doll category, transcending global and ethnic borders to create positive self-image in young women and girl around the world. Led by worldwide famous doll designer Stacy McBride-Irby, The One World Doll Project team has more than 50 collective years in the doll and toy industry and is dedicated and armed with the experience to ensure that the dolls are of the highest quality and value.
In 2013, the company released its Prettie Girls!™ line of multi-cultural fashion dolls uniquely designed with individual physical attributes, personal stories and hobbies, and goals and inspirations. For young girls, the dolls are a friend, a partner in play, and a glimpse of their biggest, brightest dreams. For young women, the dolls are a symbol of who they are and what they can achieve. For doll connoisseurs, The One World Doll Project promises stylish works of art that will become a vital part of a growing collectors’ market.
The One World Doll Project also has a Signature Celebrity Collection of Prettie Girls! and in 2013 released its first celebrity collectors doll modeled after supermodel Cynthia Bailey from The Real Housewives of Atlanta. Since the release of the doll, it has been showcased with Synthia on The Arsenio Hall Show, What Happens Live with Andy Cohen and The Bethenny Show.
Using a web-based sales model, One World Holdings plans to quickly capture significant market share in the dolls and stuffed toys space. After securing a strong online presence, the company will focus on brick and mortar retailing as it moves toward the ultimate pursuit of expanding worldwide. The company has established distribution deals with Toys “R” Us, HEB, dollgenie.com, Tuckers Toy Shop, pattycakedoll.com, and has recently expanded its retail presence internationally with the People’s Pharmacy storechain in the Central American country of Belize. The Prettie Girls! Dolls have been featured in national and international media spotlights like CNN, The Wall Street Journal, Jet Magazine, Bloomberg.com, Parade.com, Dolls Magazine, The Toy Book, The Houston Chronicle and Houston Business Journal, and TheStreet.com. Disclaimer
One World Holdings, Inc. Company Blog
One World Holdings, Inc. News:
The One World Doll Project Announces New Orders from Amazon.com
One World Holdings, Inc. to File 8k Answering Shareholder Questions About Company Share Structure
New York Daily News Releases Feature Story on the Prettie Girls Tween Scene Dolls and the One World Doll Project
The Aristocrat Group Corp. (ASCC)
The QualityStocks Daily Newsletter would like to spotlight The Aristocrat Group Corp. (ASCC). Today, The Aristocrat Group Corp. closed trading at $0.7501, on 1,470 volume with 2 trades. The stock’s average daily volume over the past 60 days is 2,077, and its 52-week low/high is $0.7501/$6.00.
Aristocrat Group Corp. RWB Handcrafted Ultra-Premium Vodka will reach an important new brand milestone on August 8 when the company celebrates the second anniversary of its flagship product’s release. When the anniversary falls, RWB Vodka will have surpassed the average brand life expectancy for a new vodka product. The company will mark the occasion with a special party at sponsored artist Curtis Braly’s homecoming concert in Houston, Texas, next month.
The Aristocrat Group Corp. (ASCC) is a brand management company specializing in the discovery and promotion of unique brands with mass market appeal. The company strategizes to capitalize on unprecedented brand-building opportunities, and is working to build a portfolio of successful brands to compete alongside industry leaders like Moet Hennessy, Louis Vuitton, Diageo PLC, and Brown-Forman Corp.
Luxuria Brands, an ASCC subsidiary, is tasked with brand management and sustainability, specifically in the beverage alcohol sector, where the company will develop and market brands using strategic, cross-cultural branding initiatives that engage businesses and consumers. Vodka boasts a significantly high market share, accounting for 25 percent of all distilled spirits sold in the United States. What this means for ASCC investors is that they have a remarkable chance to capitalize on a proven commodity and business model for distribution.
To this accord, ASCC's current portfolio of premium luxury goods brands includes top-shelf distilled spirits like RWB Vodka, an ultra-premium handcrafted spirit that has already met remarkable success, including multiple awards. The market for vodka is estimated to be at almost 60 million cases per year in the United States alone, and beverages priced at a premium level are garnering top-dollar returns for businesses and investors. Strategizing to capitalize on this powerful sector, ASCC plans to debut a second lifestyle vodka brand later this year.
ASCC's experienced and visionary management team is committed to creating a solid foundation for innovative technologies and models, ranging from mobile couponing to social engagement, that drive business forward. Building on its established presence in the lucrative beverage alcohol sector, ASCC is emerging as a trusted platform where fledgling ideas turn into commercial successes. Disclaimer
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The Aristocrat Group Corp. News:
ASCC: RWB Vodka Reaches New Brand Milestone
ASCC: RWB Vodka Race Team Delivers the Win in New Orleans
ASCC Adds to Its Growing U.S. Distribution Network
WRIT Media Group, Inc. (WRIT)
The QualityStocks Daily Newsletter would like to spotlight WRIT Media Group, Inc. (WRIT). Today, WRIT Media Group, Inc. closed trading at $0.003, up 87.50%, on 570,040 volume with 15 trades. The stock’s average daily volume over the past 60 days is 212,887, and its 52-week low/high is $0.001/$0.09.
WRIT Media Group, Inc. (WRIT) is focused on expanding in the digital media industry. The holding company currently operates under two different divisions: content creation via Front Row Networks, and "retro" video gaming via Retro Infinity Inc. and Amiga Games Inc.
The company’s Front Row Networks subsidiary produces, acquires and distributes live concerts in 2D and 3D format for initial worldwide digital broadcast into digitally-enabled movie theaters. In addition to presenting live concerts to massive audiences at lower ticket prices, Front Row Networks will license the content for many different distribution channels and sell merchandize where the live concerts are exhibited. The subsidiary also secures and distributes non-concert alternative theatrical programming and aims to acquire the broadest range of rights for exclusive programming.
Retro Infinity specializes in licensing classic computer and console video game libraries and adapts and republishes the most popular titles for smartphones, modern game consoles, micro-consoles, PCs, and tablets. The company leverages platform and classic game brands, coupled with proprietary technologies, to create new revenue from dormant game libraries.
Amiga Games Inc. shares resources with Retro Infinity to adapt and republish the most popular titles from the Amiga family of computers for smartphones, modern game consoles, micro-consoles, PCs, and tablets. WRIT Media Group leverages the Amiga brand along with game brands of the past and proprietary technologies to create new revenue from classic games that have proven their ability to sell very well.
Together with its subsidiaries, WRIT Media Group is well positioned to benefit from the market growth and increased demand for alternative theatrical, mobile, and interactive content. Disclaimer
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WRIT Media Group, Inc. News:
WRIT Media Group Featured in Exclusive QualityStocks Production Video
Retro Infinity Announces Remaining 2014 NASCAR Nationwide Championship Series Events
WRIT Media Group Announces Product Updates and NASCAR Event Recap
Giggles N' Hugs, Inc. (GIGL)
The QualityStocks Daily Newsletter would like to spotlight Giggles N' Hugs, Inc. (GIGL). Today, Giggles N' Hugs, Inc. closed trading at $0.14, up 3.70%, on 29,374 volume with 8 trades. The stock’s average daily volume over the past 60 days is 18,971, and its 52-week low/high is $0.12/$0.95.
Los Angeles-based Giggles N' Hugs, Inc. (GIGL) is a first-of-its-kind, award-winning family restaurant and play space that combines organic gourmet food with the play elements for children in a 2500-square-foot play space in the middle of the restaurant. The concept is similar to Chuck E. Cheese, but offers a unique healthier, high-end version for health conscious parents and families. Parents eat and relax while the kids have an incredible time playing in the custom-made play area with giant climbers, dragons, castles, pirate ships slides and swings and a multitude of other toys.
In addition to nightly shows and concerts, every 30 minutes Giggles N' Hugs provides an activity such as face painting, disco dance parties, karaoke, games, arts and crafts, and much more. Giggles N' Hugs has been voted the No. 1 family restaurant, No. 1 birthday party place, and the No. 1 indoor play space in all of Los Angeles, and has attracted a star-studded list of customers including Sandra Bullock, Heidi Klum, Jessica Alba, Halle Berry, Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck, Denis Quaid, Mark Whalberg, Adam Sandler, Dustin Hoffman and many more.
Revenue is derived from several sources, including food and beverage sales, beer and wine, birthday parties (40%), admission and membership fees to play, along with retail sales. These revenue-generating locations are also highly sought-after tenants. The company currently has three locations in the top premier malls around Los Angeles; four of the largest mall owners in the country are giving Giggles N' Hugs up to 75% discounts on rent and providing upward of $700,000 of upfront cash for each location to get Giggles N' Hugs into their malls around the country.
Growth and recognition of this caliber are driven by a very powerful management team. Giggles N' Hugs President John Kaufman was the COO at California Pizza Kitchen when the founders had just two locations. Joined by Giggles N' Hugs' CFO Phillip Gay, who at the time was CFO of California Kitchen, Kaufman grew the company from two to more than 100 locations – at which time it was bought by Pepsi Co. Kaufman was recruited as president of Koo Koo Roo Chicken, one of the fastest growing fast-casual concepts on the west coast, while Gay joined Wolfgang Puck Restaurants group as CFO, eventually becoming the CEO.
Giggles N' Hugs was founded as a truly "kid friendly" establishment catered specifically to the size, interests, and nutrition needs of children. Since opening its first Giggles N' Hugs in 2009, the company has received a steady stream of interest from more than 300 interested parties looking to expand the concept – via franchise or master licenses – in the U.S. as well globally in countries such as Germany, England, Dubai, Russia, Colombia, Australia , Singapore, Turkey, among the many more. Disclaimer
Giggles N' Hugs, Inc. Company Blog
Giggles N' Hugs, Inc. News:
Giggles N' Hugs, Inc. (GIGL) Announces Engagement of QualityStocks Investor Relations Services
Giggles N' Hugs Appearing on Bloomberg "RedChip Money Report: Small Stocks Big Money"
Giggles N' Hugs Announces First Quarter Revenue Up 11.7% year over year
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