Nifty: Brand Crowdsources Inventory Tracking

By Matt Van Hoven 

AdLand reports that Hippo brand snacks are evil geniuses for crowdsourcing their inventory tracking system. Huh? Hippo is an Indian snack brand and if you’re in a store that has run out of the tasty treat, simply tweet @hellomehippo &#151 and they’ll send out the troops to refill your nearby store’s supply.

Also, the ad up above isn’t so bad. Hunger is the root of all evil, says they.

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