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ABOUT TASTECOIN

Modernize Main Street Indy Shops & Highway Chain Stores !

Watch Indies & Chains Unite To Taste/Bundle/Embed Groceries, Appraise New Products & Compare Similar Ones.


Tastecoin increases the flow of customers into all businesses using events, products & services.

Businesses split the profits from selling new products, our closeouts & any drop shipped sales.

Businesses revenue share when providing customers our groceries, edible samplers & themed sets.

Tastecoins are a bitcoin based ledger marketing currency used for shipping discounts, tipping and rewards.

Tastecoins are backed by our Bank of Ephemera Tchotchke and can be traded in for their various commodities.

Tastecoin transparently cracks open product availability, themed content & data searches for similar/new products.


Promoting tastings of similar products and new product showcases encourages our local bundling & embedding.

Embedding customers favorite items locally, encourages communication & commerce with small town businesses.

Consumers rewarded social media endorsements helps to reinforce local sales of each of their favorite products.

Continual attractions at stores/restaurants will open more person to person communication within our communities.


Goals

I started Tastecoin to decentralise towns using innovative programs that will add revenue & attention to local stores.

Tastecoin's new revenue sources will enrich participants by increasing tourism & generating added local support.

Attention will be drawn from co-ops of direct mail & newspaper circulars & other economicly sound marketing plans.

These plans will also monetize consumers, wholesalers, content suppliers, online retailers, offices & local causes.


By gathering support from all sized town shops, our events, products & services will reclaim local Main streets.

Increased consumer voices & interaction will be rewarded at frequent attractions that decreases local monotony.

Businesses will be able to support local causes, purposes or charities using a percentage of their shared revenue.


Tastecoin will discover & distribute the best rated & graded similar products from different manufacturers.

Our distribution network of new & quality products will help innovate change & add revenue to local businesses.

New customers will use participating businesses, to discover, embed & bundle their favorite products locally.

Our posted data will help to educate manufacturers, distributors, businesses, content providers & consumers.

Small labels battle for distribution & sales will now be based on quality not just availability & convenience.


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New Revenue
EatOffs Tryouts
TestBites Samplers
New Product Showcases
Themed Set
Themed Sets
Bundling
Embedding
Shop
Reserved Rewards
Co-op Promotion
Publicity
Content
Data
Membership Levels
FAQ

Coming in Mid 2017 & 2018

Tipping
Glut
Home Businesses



New Revenue

Businesses

Tastecoin Provides Events, Products & Services To Get New Customers Into The Doors Of Participating Businesses.

All businesses split the profits from their registered customers buying drop shipped goods from 5000 vendors.

Businesses revenue share by bundling or embedding groceries for customer in-store pick up or home deliveries.

Businesses revenue share from selling TestBites Themed Set Samplers & earn future dividends from subscriptions.


Hosts

Businesses host food, drink & snacks tastings or new product showcases & share their event sales revenue.

Businesses that host ThemedSets, Picture Book Paths, 60's Shirts or Closeouts revenue share all related sales.

Closeout circular coupons get customers into the host businesses that are part of our co-op direct mail campaigns.

Our rewarded 2% incentive credits physically lures local online drop ship customers into participating businesses.

Tastecoin's other coupons gives hawaiian shirts deals, and discounts our various sock, candy and picture book sets.

Businesses always keep 100% of any sales from products already in the store, that were not supplied by Tastecoin.


Wholesalers

Manufacturers or distributors can earn commissions when creating registered Tastecoin customers.

Drop shipping manufacturers can point potencial customers to Tastecoin and start revenue sharing.

As your customer orders through Tastecoin and you drop ship product, your company revenue shares.

Become our partner simply by dropping the drop ship fee & splitting the shipping to your registered customers.

Wholesalers would continue to profit from their registered customers other purchases, beyond their own products.


Distributors helping Tastecoin to ship requested products to their refered customers revenue share.

Distributors willing to split open cases, and drop ship to their registered Tastecoin members can revenue share.

Besides revenue sharing, Tastecoin would split the shipping costs as an added incentive to our partners.

Non drop ship partners can ship or truck all products to our Sparta area office for us to sort and ship.

Wholesalers revenue share from their registered customers orders while increasing business from our added orders.


Revenue is shared when the customers you point towards us, tell customer service that your their hosted member.

Providing split shipping confirms the commissions made available to participating wholesaling members.

Commissions to distributors can also be confirmed by shipping or trucking all products to our Sparta area office.

All Tastecoin members must be sponsored by a participating business member, but are allowed to change hosts.

Manufacturers or distributors do not have to discount all Tastecoin members, just their hosted members.

Use online signs, mailers or texted, phoned or emailed customer service recomendations to create new customers.


Consumers

Tastecoins are earned by tasting, testing, comparing, rating, reviewing, posting, shopping, bundling & embedding.

Consumer Tastecoin rewards are doubled for each different product testimonial that gets posted on social media.

Consumer testimonials from tasting, testing, comparing, rating or reviewing can lead to manuacturers commissions.

Local customers earn 2% incentive credits to discount in-store purchases from their dropped shipped purchases.

Consumers earn discounts for their embedded items placed in local stores, when items prove to be great sellers.


Causes, Purposes or Charities

Revenue from products sold to consumers are shared with businesses, wholesalers, charities or designated causes.

A percentage of the hosts revenue sharing can be assigned to a rotating cycle of local causes, purposes or charities.

Charts on Tastecoin will highlight the totals, goals & each of the hosts split percentages for each local cause.



EatOffs Taste Testing Tryouts

EatOffs are themed food events that test & sell similar groceries in various restaurants, grocers & businesses.

EatOffs tests & compares similar candies, condiments, snacks, beverages & foods from different manufacturers.

Spontanious consumer sales are satisfied by micro marts filled with most products being tested at various EatOffs.

Tastecoin tests similar grocery products, allowing potential customers to find their favorite foods, drinks & snacks.

Tastecoin's Instant Gratification bundles customers groceries to be picked up or delivered from local businesses.

Instant Gratification will even embed some of our customers grocery requests onto the shelves of local stores.

EatOffs launches in towns around Sparta, NJ, testing chocolate bars, mustards, pretzels, root beers & gummies.

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EatOffs is currently being built at eatoffs.com



TestBites Themed Set Samplers

TestBites are take home versions of EatOffs, examining how products stack up against similar items.

Consumers buy TestBites to discover their favorite brands of snacks, drinks, candies, condiments & foods.

Sampling helps investigate similar themed products at any time, in any place, to share with whoever they want.

TestBites competitive consumer food testing embraces both classic and new products from food manufacturers.

New TestBites are constantly launched by Tastecoin that feature bunched together similar product samples.


Jump to the First TestBites featuring Chocolates.

Milk, Dark, Extra Dark, Almonds, Hazelnuts, Mint & Spicy.

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TestBites is currently being built at testbites.com



New Product Showcases

Tastecoin helps fashion, book, gift, party, toy, food, drink & snack manufacturers consumer test new products.

Businesses showcase new books, fashion, foods, gifts & toys while promoting tastings & other pavilion attractions.

Showcases are rotated thruout various towns, hosted by local businesses like book, clothing, food, gift & toy stores.


Some showcases are expanded to judge new products against similar goods currently on the market.

Rate new products against existing accessories, apparel, bath goods, bedding, books, decor, foods, gifts, & toys.

Most similar items compared are from Tastecoin's 5,000 drop ship companies that ship directly to your customers.

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New Product Showcases will be featured on testsnew.com



Themed Set

Edible Samplers Of Chocolates Are Our First Themed Set.

Sold In Varieties Of (Milk, Dark, Extra Dark, Almonds, Caramel, Hazelnuts, Mint & Spicy).

ThemedSet tests similar themed food products grouped together from different manufacturers.

Consumers taste different sets of products to determine their favorite company for each themed food category.

Consumers choose a favorite manufacturer from the competing companies to earn discounts on future purchases.

All future purchases from the companies you determine "favorites" are discounted when ordered through Tastecoin.


Upcoming edible samplers will compare similar almond butters, brownies, candies, cookies, hot sauces, jams,

jerkies, kale chips, nuts, oils, preserves, salsas, sauces, speads, sweeteners, teas & much more food products.

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For Non Edible Sampler Sets Try ThemedSets.com

ThemedSet is currently being built at themedset.com



Themed Sets

Different Groupings of Themed Picture Books & Socks Are Our First Themed Sets.

ThemedSets test similar (non food) themed products grouped together from different manufacturers.

Consumers test and review different sets of products to determine their favorite company for each themed category.

Consumers choose a favorite manufacturer from the competing companies to earn discounts on future purchases.

All future purchases from the companies you determine "favorites" are discounted when ordered through Tastecoin.


Some product testing could last up years, with quarterly rewards for all consumer data provided to Tastecoin.

Different manufacturers socks for example, are clustered together in themed pack sets of six.

Every quarter for 2 years consumers continue to rate/grade the different brands of socks from the set.

Which brands got holes? Which companies socks shrunk the most? What socks stretched out the most? What socks faded the most?


Upcoming sets will compare similar art, arts & crafts, baby gear, bags, bangles, boxes, bracelets, candles, charms,

collectibles, cosmetics, eyemasks, fair trade goods, hats, holiday items, journals, key chains, kids items, leggings,

ornaments, pet items, party supplies, pins, purses, scarves, scents, soaps, stationary, stickers, t-shirts, tins,

toys, underwear & much more gift products.

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For Edible Sampler Sets Try ThemedSet.com

ThemedSets is currently being built at themedsets.com



Bundling

Sparta area businesses test in-store customer pick-ups of packaged foods, drinks, candies, condiments & snacks.

Local businesses revenue share by arranging in-store pick ups or bundled deliveries of our groceries.

Bundling deliveries can bring many new customers to drug stores, dry cleaners, flower shops & food businesses.

Email Tastecoin to uncover North Jersey businesses that bundle their services with our groceries & other products.


Limited Sparta area bundling will start in early 2017, using a few of the 15 distributors coming soon.

Northwest Jersey customers use bundlers for access, but Tastecoin can ship most products throughout America.

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Bundlers will be featured on instgrat.com



Embedding

Customers can embed packaged foods, drinks, candies, condiments & snacks onto the shelfs of local businesses.

After tasting or searching our distributors Tastecoin will find a local business to stock your requested products.

Some businesses will also help to highlight new grocery products, others help to discount our remainders.


If any embedded item sells well to our other consumers, discounts will occur for the consumer who placed it.

Embedding drives customers to talk up products to their friends, unleashing community multi level marketing.

In 2018, local restaurants, caterers and food shops can embed fresh soups, salads & slaws into local businesses.

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Embedders will be featured on instgrat.com



Shop

Consumers

DirectVendors & Clothing Machine rotate Tastecoin's 5,000 revolving drop ship companies.

Consumers purchasing from DirectVendors or Clothing Machine get a 10% Tastecoin rebate.

Shipped ThemedSets, TestBites or Instant Gratification products also get 10% Tastecoin rebates.

This 10% reusable rebate from our shipped online purchases is first used to credit the shipping of items bought.

If consumers cost was $50, $5 is applied to shipping, if the cost was $95, $9.50 will be used to credit the shipping.

As well as cushioning the shipping, Tastecoin's reusable rebate buys consumers collectibles, closeouts & tipping.


Local customers earn 2% incentive credits to discount in-store purchases from their dropped shipped purchases.

Tastecoin's 2% incentive credits are rewarded to most local customers who use our shipped shopping.

Consumers that track their packages on USPSDS.com, FedExDS.com and UPSDS.com get random special offers.

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Direct Vendors is currently being built at directvendors.com

Clothing Machine is currently being built at clothingmachine.com



Hosts

Members split the profits when their customers buy any products from our 5,000 manufacturers that drop ship.

Businesses revenue share selling TestBites in-store, selling TestBites subscriptions brings bonus future dividends.

Local online drop ship customers, earn 2% incentive credits to physicaly lure them into participating businesses.

When business members shop personally, we provide a discount absorbing members earned revenue sharing.

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Direct Vendors is currently being built at directvendors.com
Clothing Machine is currently being built at clothingmachine.com



Reserved Rewards

Besides testimonial & data rewards, consumers earn 10% in Tastecoins shopping from 5,000 online manufacturers.

Consumers earn Tastecoins by tasting, testing, comparing, reviewing, posting, shopping, bundling & embedding.

Consumers use Tastecoins for shipping discounts, then for tipping & are recycled again to snag reserved rewards.

Consumers Tastecoin's buys a wide variety of collectible goodies, closeouts, old memorabilia & local glut.

Consumers reserve offered reward items while tracking incoming orders or discovering items on our rewards pages.

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Rewards can currently be found at shipcuts.com



Co-op Promotion

Tastecoin organizes co-op ads for local newspaper circulars, direct mail & food blogs.

The direct mail & food blogs ads inform consumers about our top events, website & upcoming newspaper circulars.

The circulars highlight many of the products being compared, tested, rated & showcased around the Sparta area.

These circulars also include coupons for closeouts, ThemedSets & 60's Shirts featured at various local businesses.

Local businesses that are part of our direct mail co-op can be included in our closeout coupon promotion.


Manufacturers

To start, manufacturers send in requested products or any new product to be added to our showcase pool.

Local businesses select manufacturers goods from Tastecoin's product pool to test, rate, compare or showcase.

7 products are chosen by each local business from all the similar samples gathered from various manufacturers.

Manufacturers that are selected by participating businesses are invited to promote in our co-op circulars

Manufacturers that wish to sponsor circulars & direct mail can contact Norman Scherer at 917 822-1870.


Hosts

Hosts co-op direct mail to enlarge consumer turnout & promote their showcased slice of the attraction.

USPS DS helps hosts promote EatOffs & other attractions by facilitating postals "Every Door Direct Mail" program.

Direct mail will be directed towards sought after neighborhoods by targeting different local USPS carrier routes.

A co-op of hosts and local sponsors, split the .17 cent / door fee for each "Every Door Direct Mail" campaign.


All willing hosts & sponsors split up a co-op direct mail campaign for almost 5,000 targeted Sparta homes.

Attraction hosts that want to advertise can decide on promoting in Sparta only or adding surrounding carrier routes.

Any host that helps to co-op our direct mail qualifies for our circular coupon promotion hosting our closeouts.

Sparta Area Businesses/Sponsors That Want To Co-op Direct Mail Can Contact Norman Scherer at 917 822-1870.

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Co-op Promotions are currently being featured on Tastecoin.com

USPS DS is currently being built at uspsds.com



Publicity

To promote our local attractions, Tastecoin supplies apparel, book, food, gift, party & toy stores with new products.

Tastecoin's launch supplies shops with foods, drinks, snacks, closeouts & sets of books, socks & chocolates.

Participating stores display signage promoting the dates, locations and sponsors of top local attractions & events.


Tastecoin monetizes & gives direct mail & promo access to bloggers, press & content providers that work with us.

Tastecoin provides data & stories about multiple markets to thousands of content providers that we link to.

Bloggers Revenue Share Covering Drop Shippers Bundlers, EatOffs, TestBites, Embedders, Showcases or Sets.

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These content directories are featured on tipwee.com

Publicity information is being featured on Tastecoin.com


Content

Tastecoin's links are a directory of content providers by genre ( food, bitcoin, apparel, book, gift, party & toy ).

Readers support favorite bloggers, press & other content sources through shopping & tipping.

Bloggers that cover any of Tastecoin's 5,000 drop ship partners can split the profits of their readers sales.

Besides tipping & shopping, Tastecoin also monetizes bloggers by suppling co-op ads promoting local happenings.


Food bloggers are also invited to judge EatOffs, review TestBites samplers and to self promote in direct mailings.

Food bloggers get direct exposure to local foodies by enjoying royalty status judging local EatOffs.

Apparel, book, food, gift, party and toy bloggers qualify for co-op ads related to new products showcased in stores.

Tastecoin buying or selling group members are free to link directly to any of our content databases.

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These content directories are featured on tipwee.com



Data

Tastecoin is a data company that collects, rewards & sells ratings, gradings, testimonials & social media blasts.

Find what products cut the mustard, using Tastecoin's new testing forum for groceries, themed sets & new wares.

Testing a wide range of products, provides Tastecoin with fact based data & insights on multiple marketplaces.

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Data will be featured on Tastecoin.com



Coming in 2017 & 2018


Quarterly Micro-Tipping

Tastecoin makes math cool again by using Bitcoin's micro payment capabilities to enable peer to peer rewards.

Consumers get tipped for testimonials & social media blasts after attending local attractions or shopping online.

In 2017, consumer Tastecoin accounts will include a sliding % that will be used quarterly for Bitcoin based tipping.

Consumers with Tastecoin accounts can select a charity and a content provider for Tastecoin to tip in their names.

Tastecoins do not disapear when used to discount consumers initial shipping by 10%, or used for quarterly tipping.

(Credited 1% in Bitcoin when holding up to 5 Tastecoins, 2% BTC - 5-10 TC, 3% BTC - 10-100 TC, 4% BTC - 100-500 TC, 5% BTC - over 500 TC).


Consumers tip charities, content providers, & soon workers/shippers using Tastecoin's Bitcoin based tipping.

Tipping could create small town societies where some food, fun, art & education is free & financed only through tips.

The tipster, will be a micro-tipping citizen of the world who can mostly eat, live & survive on tipping.

One day Tipsters will earn tips from learning, shopping, working, testing, performing, posting, creating & socializing.

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TipWee is currently being built at tipwee.com



Glut

Resolve Businesses Biggest Problem - Glut !

In 2018, X Glut will create an untapped global resource based on overbought inventory.

Retail members will use old, excess or other unwanted inventory (glut) to be part of Tastecoins circular coupons.

Coupons can be used to sell overbought new apparel, books, decor, foods, gifts, toys & other unused products.


Every business has glut, overbought products that can't seem to be sold off, even with heavy discounting.

When regular currency seems to fail, retailers and businesses can price their own glut using Tastecoin's coupons.

Businesses that price any of their excess inventory (glut) for our coupons have joined the Tastecoin Buying Group.


Discounting businesses glut using Tastecoin's circulars & coupons helps gets consumers into participating stores.

Like arcade prizes, people will accept crap when they are holding the right amount of ski ball coupons.

Turn shelf clutter into freedom with benefits. This hidden market will materialize in 2018.

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X Glut is currently being built at xglut.com



Home Businesses

DirectVendors, Clothing Machine, EatOffs, TestsNew, TestBites & ThemedSets may use home businesses in 2018.

The ease of finding products to sell from 5,000 drop shipping manufacturers, will sprout diverse home businesses.

These home businesses will drive and expand Tastecoin nationally, mining franchises in any of the 50 states.


Home businesses sell Apparel, Books, Decor, Food, Gifts, Toys, Samplers, Sets & More (Bags/Jewelry/Scarves).

Home businesses will revenue share sales on DirectVendors, Clothing Machine, ThemedSets, EatOffs & TestBites.

Selling to relatives, friends, neighbors, and schoolmates will jump start most home businesses.


Home businesses are sponsored by Tastecoin members that receive a % of the revenue sharing on all sales.

Home businesses using Sabor's POS terminals or apps will receive bonuses for using Sabor's equipment.



Summary

Tastecoin is fueled by:

drop ship inventories, bundled/embedded groceries, closeouts, new products, sets, glut, tipping & collectibles.

Integrating bundling, discounting, dividends, embedding, online, posting, promo & rewards into in-store events.

Restaurants, retailers, wholesalers, bloggers & other business members revenue share as their customers shop.



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WHOLESALE

To request a no fee wholesale membership click the title that fits

manufacturer, distributor, brick & mortar retailer, restaurant, online retailer, content provider office or cause.

Include your name, your business name, phone number and best time to call.

Tastecoin members gain new revenue sources, in store events and unique marketing programs.



RETAIL

Want to be a retail customer? Then email tastecoin @ gmail.com a request (include name, town, state & phone #).

Shipping is restricted to all 50 states at this time, and all patrons must register a member business.

Choose from retailers, restaurants, wholesalers, content providers, online businesses, offices & causes.

Our valets will help you find a favorite member businesses to help them split our profits & revenue share.

No Direct Sales To Customers Allowed, All Consumer Sales Must Be Sponcered By A Member Business.

All customers outside North Jersey must resort to mail order for now, but we will be expanding in 2018.

Or Visit Our Business Members In SPARTA, ANDOVER, LAFAYETTE, NEWTON, JEFFERSON To Taste, Test & Shop.

Help Support Local Businesses In Your Town!!!


Feast, Play, Enjoy, Learn, Wear, Adorn, Smile, Relax, Party, Track.

Foods, Candy, Beverages, Juice Flavors,Snacks, Soda Flavors, Distributors.

Click Above To Shop By Theme


Tastecoins are a Ledger Currency used for Marketing, Constantly Valued at Bitcoins Current Price.


Tastecoin

Norman Scherer - Principal

(917) 822-1870

tastecoin@gmail.com

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