SOURCE: Anything Brands Online, Inc.

Anything Brands Online, Inc.

December 22, 2009 21:00 ET

myFreightWorld Announces Resource-Sharing Arrangement With Social Media Firm Spiral16

TUCSON, AZ and OVERLAND PARK, KS--(Marketwire - December 22, 2009) - Anything Brands Online, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ANYT) announced today that myFreightWorld, a division of Anything Brands Online, has entered into a resource-sharing agreement with Spiral 16 (, a premier provider of social-media monitoring and analytics services.

J. Michael Head, Chief Executive Officer of Anything Brands Online and myFreightWorld ( said, "This arrangement benefits our companies in two ways. First, it is another initiative to reduce costs and increase productivity. Second, the proximity to and interaction with industry leaders in social media monitoring and analysis will be extremely beneficial to our marketing efforts."

"Right now, we will be primarily sharing office space, accounting functions, and equipment management functions," said Head. "In the near future, we expect to incorporate the Spiral16 talent, tools and technology more deeply into our business strategy.

"The Spiral 16 product, Spark, will allow us to monitor and analyze online conversations in the transportation space -- including traditional media sources, blogs, social media applications, industry leaders and more. Those insights will help us proactively meet our customers' needs.

"The importance of this capability -- to foresee and proactively address customers' needs -- is clear from looking at innovative companies in other industries. I have followed the success of, for example, and am encouraged that our model is on the right track.

"We look forward to speaking more about this arrangement in the upcoming CEO live question and answer session, which is planned for January," said Head.

About Anything Brands Online

Anything Brands markets and sells products and services to the transportation industry that improve the level of transportation efficiency and safety of its commercial and recreational customers. The myFreightWorld division is a business outsourcing company that sells technology, services, and wholesale truck, rail, and airfreight capacity to the Logistics Manager industry, which accounts for over 200 billion of the $650 billion transportation industry spend. Technology services and products are offered via the web or are accessible through web service applications and are provided primarily through private label arrangements. See:

About Spiral16

Spiral16 is a social media technology company that helps companies uncover patterns within large sets of data. Spark, Spiral16's social media monitoring solution, is a highly powerful software-as-a-service platform that monitors sentiment, identifies key influencers, and visualizes online data in near-real time. Based in Overland Park, Kan., some of Spiral16's clients include professional sports franchises; major motion picture studios; biotech companies; and globally recognized advertising, marketing, and new media agencies. Wayne Auer, one of the founders of myFreightWorld, is a partner in Spiral 16.

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ANYT & myFreightWorld's vision is to realize shareholder value and wealth through monetization of its projects and potential discoveries through partnerships with significant players with ready capital and production expertise. The matters set forth in this press release may contain forward-looking statements regarding Anything Brands Online, Inc. and its business within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date on which they are made and Anything Brands Online, Inc. undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise. Statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially. These risks are detailed from time to time in the company's periodic reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission including the company's Annual Report, Quarterly Reports and other periodic filings.

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