Business Operations

Coca Cola

Coca-Cola Sells About 1.9 Billion Drinks in a Single Day Worldwide.

Coca-Cola, also known as Coke, is a carbonated soft drink produced by the Coca-Cola Company. It was invented in the late nineteenth century in Atlanta, Georgia, by John Stith Pemberton as a temperance drink and patent medicine. But do you know how many drinks this company sells in a day? Over 1.9 billion servings of …

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Warren Buffet

Warren Buffet Did Not Reach His First Billion Until He was in His 50s. His Current Net Worth is Around $100 Billion.

Warren Edward Buffett is a business magnate, investor, and philanthropist from the United States. He currently serves as Berkshire Hathaway’s chairman and CEO. He is one of the world’s most successful investors, with a net worth of more than $98 billion as of July 2022, making him the world’s eighth-wealthiest person.  Warren Buffet, whose net …

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Mock Funeral

Microsoft Held a Mock Funeral for the iPhone because They Thought That the Windows Phone was Going to Smash Apple Sales.

Windows Phone 7 is the first version of the Windows Phone mobile client operating system, and it was released worldwide on October 21, 2010, with the US option following on November 8, 2010. The Windows CE 6.0 kernel powers it. But did you know, as a marketing stint, Microsoft held a mock funeral for the …

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Ostrich and Caretakers

Ostrich Farms are Having Difficulties Getting Their Male Ostriches to Breed because They are More Attracted to Their Human Caretakers Than Female Ostriches.

Ostriches are among the most well-known bird species since they are the biggest and fastest flightless birds. However, these birds’ size isn’t their only intriguing aspect; their reproductive habits and mating rituals are also rather unusual. Did you know ostrich farms have difficulty breeding these large birds? Male ostriches frequently find their human caregivers more …

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Junior Bridgeman

Junior Bridgeman is a Former NBA Player Who Spent His Off Seasons Working at Wendy’s to Better Understand How the Chain Operated. At the Peak, He Owned Over 100 Wendy’s Branches and was Worth Over $600 Million.

You’d wonder what went wrong for a former professional athlete to fall so far if you saw them working at Wendy’s. Former NBA player Junior Bridgeman might take your Wendy’s order soon, but he’s not doing it to make ends meet. Bridgeman is, in fact, one of the world’s five richest former athletes. But do …

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Price Tag

Quakers Invented the Price Tag. They were Created Because Quakers Viewed Haggling as Immoral Since Different People Paid Different Prices for the Same Item.

A price tag is a label that states the cost of a product for sale. It could be a sticker, or it could be attached with a twist tie or another method. Some jurisdictions require that items are individually priced, or that shelf tags or barcode scanners be available so customers can determine prices without …

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Gift Cards

Consumers Lose At Least $3 Billion a Year in Unspent Gift Cards. Starbucks Alone Has Recorded $140 Million Unused Gift Cards.

A gift card allows recipients to purchase whatever they want from a specific store. This freedom will enable them to purchase what they genuinely require while also providing you with the satisfaction of having given well. But do you know how much consumers lose in unspent gift cards? Unused gift cards cost consumers $3 billion …

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The Early Spy Manual

During the Second World War, the United States Published a Spy Manual Urging Middle Managers in Enemy Territory to Sabotage their Employers.

You might imagine disguised explosives, wiretaps, bat bombs, or other dramatic inventions when you think of allied espionage. However, declassified documents show that ordinary saboteurs, purposefully clumsy factory workers, annoying train conductors, and bad middle managers helped the United States win World War II. But why did the US publish a spy manual during World …

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Amtrak

Amtrak Trains are Often Delayed Whenever Freight Trains Illegally Slow Down.

Amtrak is a passenger railroad service that provides medium and long-distance inter-city rail service in 46 states and 9 cities in Canada. It was founded in 1971 as a quasi-public corporation and receives state and federal subsidies. But did you ever wonder why Amtrak trains are often delayed? Freight trains frequently illegally impede Amtrak trains. …

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Loneliest ATM

There are Only Two ATMs in All of Antarctica, But Only One of Them Works.

The Automated Teller Machine, better known as an ATM, is one of the most convenient innovations in banking. The device allows consumers to perform quick self-service transactions such as deposits, withdrawals, bill payments, and account transfers. But do you know how many ATMs are in Antarctica? There are only two ATMs in Antarctica, both of …

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