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.
- Esterline Technologies: Servicing the Aviation, Security and Defense Sectors
It was in 1906 that John Esterline started Esterline Technologies Corporation. The company is one of the leading suppliers of products and equipments to some of the world’s largest aerospace ventures. They also continue to support the operations of the country’s military and defense segments.
One of the leading partners of Boeing and Airbus, the company continues to provide these manufacturers the technology interface systems that provide secure communications systems. These offerings are also made available to both land and sea-based military vehicles. Additionally, the business continues to supply these companies pressure sensors and high temperature gauges. Other products include
- Farmers Capital Bank: A Bank Holding Company
As a bank holding company, Farmers Capital Bank continues to offer a wide range of financial services and other related products. Headquartered in Frankfort, Kentucky, the business has a very strong history in the financial services industry which goes back to 1850. For more than 100 years, the business has provided the communities it thrives in the financial products and services to help them be financially independent.
The subsidiaries of the company include Farmers Bank & Capital Trust Co., United Bank & Trust Co., First Citizens Bank, Citizens Bank of Northern Kentucky and FCB Services, Inc. Through these businesses, the
- Educational Development Corp: Enhancing Education for Human Development
The expertise and collaborative efforts of Educational Development Corporation (EDC), the business is able to implement, evaluate and improve various programs related to health, education and economic opportunities.
The company continues to enhance education and build knowledge and skills that would eventually aid the country and the world. It continues to provide books and other learning materials that continue to engage its learners as active participants in problem-solving. The company’s mission continues to revolve around its conviction that better education and higher learning are the liberating force in human development. EDC