Making Mobile Business Dreams a Reality

The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter is the foundation for a mobile business owner's dream. In our "Mobile Business Model" profiles, you'll read about the ways in which business owners and upfitters across the country collaborated to bring their unique visions to life.

Since fans of Gigi's Cupcakes can't get enough of their tasty treats, the company is turning to a mobile version of its gourmet bakery to help meet demand, and Mercedes-Benz Sprinter is its platform of choice. Read More

Gina "Gigi" Butler, founder of the Nashville-based Gigi's Cupcakes franchise "sells happiness on a daily basis." To ensure that the mobile part of her cupcake business offered customers a consistent experience, she built 10 Mercedes-Benz Sprinters, each one capable of delivering up to 1,000 of her delicate, consistently fresh confections daily to her eager fans. Watch Video

Which Sprinter Best Represents Its Business?

In May 2014, Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and Inc. co-sponsored the "(Up)fit for Success" contest, giving Sprinter owners the opportunity to put a spotlight on ways they've built vehicles unique to the need of their business. Each owner is proud to show their expressive wrap, one-of-a-kind interior treatment, or combination of both, but we're asking you to choose the one who's put together a truly innovative Sprinter -- the mobile embodiment of his or her business.

The finalists are shown below. The winning Mercedes-Benz Sprinter owner will receive the Grand Prize: a trip for two to attend the Inc. 5000 Conference on October 15-17, 2014 in Scottsdale, Arizona, and a spot in the December issue of Inc. Come back to the site on July 28,2014, to find out which Mecerdes-Benz Sprinter owner wins the Grand Prize!

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