This is a familiar lesson in early business success encountering market disruption and failure, rethinking and adapting to succeed in a new market.
By Susan Thomas Springer
Zack Wiest displayed the entrepreneurial spirit from an early age. After a couple small business ventures in high school, he started college and a new business. Wiest and a friend from Brooklyn bought shortdate products with a limited shelf life (such as shampoo and vitamins) in bulk, transported them back to his home ..