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.
- PICO Holdings, Inc.: A Diversified Holding Company
PICO Holdings, Inc. is registered as a diversified holding company that operates its main office in La Jolla, California. The business was incorporated in January 1981 and operates through three business segments: Water Resource and Water Storage Operations; Real Estate and Corporate Operations.
Vidler is the company’s operating subsidiary that represents the company’s Water Resource and Water Storage Operations. The business is engaged in the development of new sources of water that is used for industrial and municipal use. Additionally, Vidler operates several water storage facilities. The company’s Real Estate operations is represented by Union Community Partners. This unit was
- PFSweb: Commerce Without Compromise
“Commerce Without Compromise” is the offering of PFSweb to the world. The company provides some of the biggest brand names in the world the solutions that would empower their products to dominate the e-Commerce arena. Through the offerings of the company, they are able to innovate the shopping experience of consumers on every website that utilizes their offerings.
It was in 1994 that the company was created in Plano, Texas. The business is registered as an international provider of e-Commerce solutions that are advocated by some of the largest names in the industry of
- Ormat Technologies: A Geothermal Company
Registered as a geothermal company, Ormat Technologies leads the global industry with its three decades of expertise and experience in geothermal and recovered energy generation. The business is headquartered in Reno, Nevada.
As a global venture, the company engages in the designing, developing, owning, operating and construction of geothermal and recovered energy-based power plants. It has operations across the United States, in Guatemala and in Kenya. They also maintain an equipment manufacturing plant in Israel. The operations of the business are divided into two reporting segment, namely Product Segment and Electricity Segment. It