Rethink Your Buzz Blog

Managing the Supply Chain of a Fast-Growing CPG Company

Managing the Supply Chain of a Fast-Growing CPG Company

Managing an international supply chain for a fast-growing CPG company is quite a challenge – and doing it during the age of COVID is another story. As you might recall from Amin’s story on the formulation of BOMANI, we traveled the world to source the highest quality...

A Party is only as good as its Pregame

A Party is only as good as its Pregame

I’m a firm believer that a party is only as good as its pregame. Your pregame sets the tone for your night or your day party: the people you surround yourself with, the music you listen to, and the drinks you enjoy are all critical factors for the perfect pregame. I...

Setting up BOMANI’s financial systems and principles

Setting up BOMANI’s financial systems and principles

Startups often find themselves in the position of one individual managing the core financial functions of a business – accounting, forecasting and most importantly, cash management. Each area, when operating effectively, has an extraordinary impact on the health of...

The BOMANI Brunch

The BOMANI Brunch

3 tips on how to take brunch to the next level and start your day right with BOMANI Brunch is one of my favorite experiences to enjoy with friends and family, I know it’s one of Sam’s favorite experiences too! Nothing is quite as great as rolling into your favorite...

An Opportunity to Rise

An Opportunity to Rise

“Everything negative - pressure, challenges - is an opportunity for me to rise.” - Kobe Bryant I’m from Southern California, born & bred. Like many of my fellow Californians, Kobe has had an immense impact on me since childhood. I admired his Mamba Mentality – the...

Premiumization, Transparency, and Customization

Premiumization, Transparency, and Customization

Today’s consumer deserves better than ever before – and we at BOMANI love the fact that they know it. As we were studying industry data back when we were formulating BOMANI, we learned that a vast majority of consumers around the US were looking for exactly what we...

Cold Brew vs. Iced Coffee: What’s the Difference?

Cold Brew vs. Iced Coffee: What’s the Difference?

Here at BOMANI Cold Buzz, people often ask us, “Why Cold Brew?” or, “what’s the difference between Cold Brew and Iced coffee?” For my coffee aficionados, the answer is fascinating – and it’s integral to why BOMANI has its distinct smooth taste. Cold brewing coffee is...

Launching Colorado

Launching Colorado

First and foremost, if someone is reading this blog by now, they have likely heard that BOMANI recently entered the Colorado market statewide. Early on, we here at BOMANI have long viewed the Colorado market as a natural fit for our alcohol-infused cold brew coffee....

BOMANI on the Golf Course

BOMANI on the Golf Course

Mark Twain once said, “golf is a good walk spoiled.” I think that’s because Mark Twain did not have access to a cold BOMANI. Luckily, you do. With the spread of COVID-19 this year, many country clubs have locked up their golf carts to reduce the chances of folks...

How to Properly Enjoy A Summer In San Francisco

How to Properly Enjoy A Summer In San Francisco

One of my favorite things about BOMANI is its versatility. I can totally customize it to fit my mood and occasion. Growing up and living in California we’re spoiled with the amazing options we have available to us. In one day you could be on the Ski slopes in the...

BOMANI Birthday Brunch

BOMANI Birthday Brunch

Today, I turn 25. Before I dive into my socially distant plans for my 25th, I want to take a minute to acknowledge how thankful I am for the year that I was 24*. We created BOMANI, the first product of its kind, and brought it to market with world-class manufacturers,...

Family Dinner

Family Dinner

This week, BOMANI Cold Buzz launched in Whole Foods across New York City. This is a special one for us. Throw it back to August 2017. Me, Kai, and Clay moved in to our apartment and spent the weekend moving during the days and exploring the city into the late hours of...

Recruiting Top Notch Talent For A Purpose-Driven Culture

Recruiting Top Notch Talent For A Purpose-Driven Culture

The team is the single most critical aspect of a business (at least in my opinion). We are firm believers that a team should be a group of individuals who feel empowered by one another; a collection in which the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. I’ve...

Navigating Uncharted Waters with Productivity & Passion Projects

Navigating Uncharted Waters with Productivity & Passion Projects

The four cultural pillars that have helped BOMANI Cold Buzz along the way First and foremost, I’m thankful that the BOMANI Cold Buzz team is staying healthy, happy, and safe during this time. I firmly believe that our business’ success is a reflection of being true to...

Social Drinking With Dietary Restrictions

Social Drinking With Dietary Restrictions

Tired. Bloated. Scatterbrained. These three words were the theme of my life for years. I did not realize that this was abnormal because I thought everyone felt this way. It was not until my third year of college at the University of California, Santa Barbara, that my...

At-Home Workout With Erick Wilson of Barry’s Bootcamp

At-Home Workout With Erick Wilson of Barry’s Bootcamp

Hey Guys - Kai here – also known as the “freak athlete” and “muscle of the group,” a title I’ve coined for myself here at BOMANI Cold Buzz. I hope everyone’s been staying safe and finding ways to maintain their sanity during quarantine. One of the things I’ve been...

Starting a Business with Your Best Friends: Part 2

Starting a Business with Your Best Friends: Part 2

February 28, 2019 was Announcement Day. We sent out merchandise to our family, our friends, and a handful of people in their networks. We intended to draw attention to the brand, but not even in our wildest dreams could we have expected the outcome from that day – it...

Starting a Business with Your Best Friends

Starting a Business with Your Best Friends

About two years ago, Kai, Amin and I were in a Lyft XL heading back to Manhattan after experiencing our first Belmont Stakes. After a couple races and more than a couple drinks, while Too $hort’s “Balance” was bumping on the aux cord, I turned to Kai and I told him I...