Market test for possible new business...

Market test for possible new business in the Brunswick Community

Posted in the Brunswick Forum

Alan Martin

West Farmington, OH

#1 Feb 28, 2011
I am considering opening a new business in Brunswick, obviously in this day and age there are several uncertainties so I am seeking the help of the people of the community to see if my idea will be prosperous here in Brunswick. Please visit my site and leave your feedback, I created the site myself and this is just something you can do to help me out if you have a few minutes to provide me with your valuable feedback, I really appreciate it.
Alan Martin

West Farmington, OH

#2 Feb 28, 2011
The website is now fully functional...i had to work out some kinks but we're ready now!

Painesville, OH

#3 Mar 23, 2012
Sounds like a good fun store to own/operate but I have a few suggestions.
#1 The idea of "mom/dad go to the grocery store and drop the kids off here while you shop and we'll keep them busy" would most likely require your business to have a daycare license (an expensive endeavor), of course parents could choose to do such an action but I believe that you cannot advertise as such without creating a potential liability to your business.
#2 Your temporary site uses trademarked images owned by Time Warner/DC Publishing, Marvel Entertainment, Steve Jackson Games, and others you might wish to remove those in today's IP Anti-Infringement environment. Once you are an authorized distributor/reseller of those companies IP licenses are granted by the respective owners for promotional use (the companies usually provide/tell you which images you can & can't use). It isn't really a major problem now for your research site, but when you have a real webpage (not a google hosted one) it can be an issue.
None of the advice above should be construed as legal advice just modern common web-sense.

Painesville, OH

#4 Mar 23, 2012
Oh and I forgot to mention this before but it was the first thing I noticed.

from your site
"this is in the beginning stages, the idea behind my store is currently being patented"

This isn't patentable, and in fact you could be in violation of a trademark currently associated with a respectable charity foundation site and you don't want your business to be accused of cybersquatting
"a domain name is identical or confusingly similar to a trademark or service mark in which the complainant has rights"

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Brunswick Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Anyone Jun 18 Alphamale 1
raining hard in berea kentucky right now May 30 Ohioan 1
Do You Believe that Judge Collier Should be Rem... (Sep '14) May '18 Heartbroken 6
Where is the best place to hike near here? May '18 mobile99 1
Fire at Goldies Deli Apr '18 Kay and Bill 4
Charles Dean Mar '18 Kevin 1
News Student threats reported at Claggett, Cloverlea... (Mar '12) Mar '18 yep 7

Brunswick Jobs

Personal Finance

Brunswick Mortgages