August 12, 2010

Perfect Pulled Pork

Surrey Now: Pulled pork, when made right, melts in your mouth. It is so tender. The Memphis Blues Barbeque restaurant at Grandview Corners in South Surrey serves close to a couple hundred pounds of pulled pork on an average day. It’s a similar story at the chain’s new Clayton Heights location. I went down to

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Memphis Company Buys A Dozen Local Checkers Restaurants, Plans To Add Nine More

Memphis Commercial Appeal: Local restaurant franchisee Tri State Restaurants LLC has snapped up 12 existing Checkers locations from corporate owner Checkers Drive-In Restaurants Inc. Tri State now operates all 13 Checkers locations in the Memphis market and plans to open nine new stores in the next several years. “We have deep roots in Memphis and

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Women Spend More Time Online

The New York Times reports that although women are still slightly in the minority among global Web users, they are closing ground with men and, once connected, spend about two more hours online a month on average. According to data from comScore, females exceed males particularly in communications, devoting about one-third of their online time

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Cool Biz Card

Designed by Bangkok advertising agency CreativeJuice for plastic model kit giant Tamiya, the letters in this card can be popped out and snapped together to build a robot, a plane, a boat, or a car. Editor’s note: Sure hope it comes with instructions. Via: Photo by

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In A Small Town…

Some investors looked askance at Geoff Cook’s choice to locate myYearbook, the social networking site he co-founded, in New Hope, Pennsylvania, reports. Didn’t he know that New York, Boston, and the Valley were the places to be? Cook feels that there have been a number of advantages to running his 80-person start-up from a

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