The Sock Queen: Slideshow

With the advent of the popular Happy Socks in 2008, the sock industry has changed dramatically. Here’s the story of Happy Socks by Happy Socks: “Happy Socks started in the spring of 2008. Two friends had a vision: to spread happiness by turning an everyday essential into a colorful design piece with a rigid standard […]

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What Happens When the Iconic Company Founder Departs?

Companies have used their founders as spokespeople in their TV commercials for decades — as with Colonel Sanders for Kentucky Fried Chicken and Dave Thomas for Wendy’s. And these founders often become extremely popular brand personifications of their firms. So, it is with great trepidation that firms and their founders part. George Zimmer founded the […]

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