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Retrospective + Path Ahead

by Van E. Tucker, President + CTO • February 6, 2019

We’re into our second month of 2019, hope you are concentrated in executing this year’s plans and on-track to achieving all your goals. As we accomplished a record holiday season for online sales and spending time with family and friends over the holidays, we would like to congratulate our partners and teams achievements over the past year.


Introducing: Hypervolt, ultimate mobile recovery.

by Derek J. Sine, Managing Director • April 27, 2018

After almost 3 years of product development, (fantastic job Anthony Katz, Jim Huether, Rob Marton and the whole Hyperice Team), and drawing from years of experience and leadership working with vibration technology, we are excited to introduce the very much anticipated Hypervolt featuring Quiet Glide™ technology. The Hypervolt is a cordless state-of-the-art vibration massage device […]


Vander delivers SUTRA, the Coffee Alternative

by Derek J. Sine, Managing Director • March 28, 2018

Natural Antioxidant Caffeine Alternative SUTRA is the newest Vander Group Supply Chain 4PL solutions partner. Founded by Sales Hacker founder Max Altschuler, SUTRA has a mission to change the world’s morning routine by kicking the caffeine habit once and for all. With three deliciously bold coffee replacing formulas packed with antioxidants, SUTRA is backed with […]


Vander Group Introduces Solati Health

by Derek J. Sine, Managing Director • January 30, 2018

Vander’s newest healthcare brand franchise is here. Solati Health is focused on improving the quality of life of amputees. Solati group has partnered with leading commercialization and clinical R&D partners to develop the industries most advanced therapeutic solutions in the amputee market with a focus on improving the lives, health and outcomes of amputees. Core […]


Taking Home Bike App of the Year… The Sufferfest Continues!

by Derek J. Sine, Managing Director • January 26, 2018

The Sufferfest has received the 2017 App of the Year award from Bikes Etc. Magazine, and we couldn’t be more proud of the team. The award is just the latest accolade for Sufferfest. Founded by a banker driven by a passion for cycling and inspired by his intense loathing of existing indoor training programs, Sufferfest […]


Designing Social Proof Strategies

by Derek J. Sine, Managing Director • January 22, 2018

Entrepreneurs, marketers, retailers, politicians, and hustlers of just about every kind know that social proof is critical to success in any competitive space. It’s a primary driver for acquisition, and when engaged correctly it creates powerful competitive moats. As a consultant and entrepreneur, I advise teams about how to use direct and indirect social proof […]


Building a Healthcare Community

by Derek J. Sine, Managing Director • January 14, 2018

On December 20th, Vander Group partnered with 747 Club & Woodford Reserve to curate an evening with individuals whom we believe are making a difference in the healthcare industry. The event is part of Vander Group’s mission to create a thriving cross-sectional community in the healthcare industry. We see tremendous opportunities for collaboration among segments […]


China’s Factory to Consumer (F2C) Revolution: Challenges and Opportunities

by Derek J. Sine, Managing Director • September 25, 2017

Factory direct to consumer sales channels are exploding globally, particularly among Chinese manufacturers. This trend has been brewing over the last two decades, but it has reached critical mass now.  Although estimates are inexact due to the lack of centralized tracking for new F2C merchants, most industry experts agree that marketplaces like Amazon are seeing […]


Knight Co. Joins Vander Group

by Van E. Tucker, President + CTO • September 25, 2017

Natural skin care brand Knight Co. has announced a strategic partnership with Vander Group. Based in Los Angeles, Knight Co. specializes in designing and producing skin care products with an aesthetic that merges form and function for the curated lifestyle. Crafted in America from organic ingredients, Knight Co.’s formulas are designed to value the purity […]


Bohemian Guitars Partners with Vander Group to Accelerate Global Brand Growth

by Van E. Tucker, President + CTO • September 18, 2017

Today, Bohemian Guitars announced its partnership with global commerce solutions provider Vander Group. The move signals Bohemian’s continued commitment to growing the influence of its pioneering electric guitar and connected lifestyle brands. Originally inspired by the oil can guitars used by street musicians in Johannesburg, South Africa, Bohemian Guitars grew through a groundbreaking crowdfunded capital […]