With a proliferation of consumers utilizing the Internet, looking good online has never been of more critical importance. Companies large and small spend billions of dollars annually enhancing their online image, ensuring they reach target customers through attractive websites with user-friendly e-commerce features. Companies also pursue Web-based marketing strategies through pay-per-click links, banner ads, and email campaigns. This proliferation of online marketing strategies comes at a price: Internet consumers are increasingly inundated with companies selling them products and services, tuning most of them out.
In addition, it is often difficult to weed out legitimate businesses from those with less-than-scrupulous approaches. Whether through Yelp reviews or TripAdvisor reports, unscrupulous firms try to skew perceptions to favor their own company, while demoting and defaming competitors. Consumer Case looks past the hype and examines the value proposition that businesses present, capturing their underlying and intrinsic qualities.
Consumer Case is dedicated to featuring companies that offer products and services of quality and integrity, which may be lost among the multitude of online firms purporting to offer consumer value. Highlighted firms offer a variety of products or services, from widget suppliers to online seminars in widget-making. Consumer Case also highlights practitioners in the legal, medical, and financial spheres who have gained recognition for extending customers the highest levels of courtesy, responsiveness, and care. The businesses we feature are unified in placing the wants of the clients, customers, and patients they serve first. Consumer Case strives to disseminate information about companies and practices that really matter and deserve to reach a wider consumer base.
- US Energy Corp: An Independent Energy Company
Headquartered in Riverton, Wyoming, US Energy Corporation is registered as an independent energy company. The business was incorporated in 1966 and engages in the acquisition and development of oil and natural gas properties in the continental United States.
The business continues to focus its resources on its operations in North Dakota and in South Texas. In addition to natural gas and oil, the business is also engaged in the production of minerals, specifically molybdenum, through its ownership of the Mt. Emmons Project in west central Colorado. The operations of the company are
- Trupanion: Provider of Animal Insurance Coverages
Just like their owners, pets also require a lot of attention in order for them to continue on living a healthy life. With the price of pet medication continuously going up, it is only reasonable that pet owners also get their pets their own insurance coverage. Trupanion, Inc. is one of the leading providers of these animal medical insurance coverages.
Incorporated in April 2006, the company has focused their products and services to providing cats and dogs the coverage they need. Their operations cover the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. It exists
- TPG Specialty Lending, Inc.: A Business Development Company
TPG Specialty Lending, Inc. is registered as an externally managed, closed-end, non-diversified management investment company. The company is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas and is listed as a component of the Wilshire 5000 Index.
Recognized as a business development company, TPG Specialty Lending, Inc. offers financial assistance to middle–market companies and provides them the financial solutions to help them grow, acquire and expand their operations. The target of TPG Specialty Lending, Inc. are those businesses that have annual earnings before interest, income taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) of $10 million to $250