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Compound Entrepreneurship

Businesses combine disparate offerings to capture diverse interests

Implications - More businesses are combining seemingly unrelated products and services to appeal to a range of customers. Contrasting combinations like laundry with coffee, bikes with clothing and food with haircare may give a business the advantage it needs in securing new, and diverse, customers -- especially in the face of fierce competitors, short attention spans and tightened purse strings.
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6 Featured, 53 Examples:
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Date Range:
Mar 10 — Dec 10
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Featured Examples

Coffee Shop Offices
Coffee Shop Offices
Urban Station Will Provide an Ultra Comfortable Working Environment
Get comfortable while you're working on-the-go with the Urban Station, a new venture which combines a coffee shop with an office space. Providing desk rentals for its users, the cafe-like store charges… MORE
Breakfast Club Salons
Breakfast Club Salons
London's Percy & Reed Offers A Blow Dry and Breakfast
I know when I go to the salon to get my daily blow dry done, I want them to have breakfast ready for me as well. London's Percy & Reed have all of that and so much more. Simply reserve your time in the… MORE
Bike Boutique Shops
Bike Boutique Shops
The GAP 'PUBLIC' Pop-Up Bicycle Store Expands the Retailer's Repertoire
Upon GAP's expansion into China and Italy, the clothing company continues its world domination by announcing the grand opening of its new GAP 'PUBLIC' pop-up bike shop in San Francisco. Decked out in festive… MORE
Electro-Meat Deli Shops
Electro-Meat Deli Shops
Tongues Delicatessen is a Mix of Meat, Cheese & Electro Music Records
Despite this shop's name (Tongues Delicatessen), it does not focus on selling tongues of any sort. Tongues Delicatessen is a very unique shop concept as the owners decided to combine their love for local… MORE
Laundromat Cafes
Laundromat Cafes
'Wash & Coffee' Offers a Chic Chore Experience
I can't believe that no one has come up with something similar to the 'Wash & Coffee' laundromat until now. I know net access is often available within laundromats, but the 'Wash & Coffee' is exactly where… MORE
Social Media Superstores
Social Media Superstores
Target Social Network Connectivity Lets You Print FB Photos In-Store
If you still don't believe that Facebook is taking over the world, then you obviously haven't heard about Target Social Network Connectivity. This seemingly harmless jumble of words is actually the name… MORE

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