And the Recession Will be Green…

Posted by: Stacy Perman on October 7, 2008

usedbox.BMP I often get all sorts of interesting pitches in my inbox. Many try targeting their pitch to current events. So it was with great, um, bemusement that I read the following email from a Los Angeles-based moving company, UsedCardboardBoxes.com, announcing its own economic bailout plan.

According to the press release, from now until Election Day ’08, the company will provide one free, earth-friendly moving kit to any US homeowner that has just lost a home to foreclosure.

We’re trying to take the sting out of buying moving supplies… and still show the world that you don’t have to cut down a tree, to make a used cardboard box! Marty Metro, owner of UsedCardboardBoxes.

Post a comment

 

About

What's it like to run your own company today? Entrepreneurs face multiple hurdles new and old, from raising capital and managing employees to keeping up with technology and competing in a global marketplace. In this blog, the Small Business channel's John Tozzi and Nick Leiber discuss the news, trends, and ideas that matter to small business owners. Follow them on Twitter @newentrepreneur.

BW Mall - Sponsored Links

Buy a link now!