Monday, January 4, 2016
It's the first Monday of 2016, and our first opportunity to share an oldie but goodie with you. There have always been apocryphal stories about how companies and products got their names, and this one is no exception.
Today it's told by Steve Kaplan, our composer friend from New Jersey, who gave us a few jokes to use when we entertained members of a synagogue in Kearny last month.
Here's the story of how a great company began from a very small, humble origin on the Lower East Side. Enjoy!
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