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Lingo Media Corporation, an EdTech company that is' Changing the way the world learns English' through innovative online and print-based technologies and solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Laurent Glorieux, MBA, as Senior Sales Director leading the Company's growth strategy in Asia, North America and the Middle East. Formerly Sales Director, Global Resellers at Rosetta Stone and Sales Director at Tell Me More S.A., Mr. Glorieux is an entrepreneurial leader with..."/>
Lingo Media Appoints Former Rosetta Stone Executive to Lead Growth Initatives in Asia, North America & Middle East
Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc., and At Home Group Inc.. These stocks belong to the Financial sector which was mostly higher in afternoon trading on Wednesday, September 21, 2016."/>
How These Banking Stocks are Faring? -- Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico, Banco Santander, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial, and At Home
SKECHERS USA, Inc., is thrilled to announce its 2016 partnership with Breast Cancer Care, the only specialist UK-wide charity providing support for anyone affected by breast cancer. For the first time in the United Kingdom, Skechers Performance will launch a two-month marketing programme that includes in-store,..."/>
Skechers Performance Partners with Breast Cancer Care to Support People Affected by Breast Cancer
Snipp Interactive Inc., an international provider of marketing promotions, rebates and loyalty solutions listed on the OTCQX and the TSX Venture Exchange, is pleased to announce that it has secured an expanded twelve-month contract renewal from a leading digital coupon company. This is the second time this Customer has signed an expanded renewal agreement with Snipp and is another example of a growing number of larger follow-on agreements with..."/>
Snipp Expands Contract With Leading Digital Coupon Company
Tailored Brands, is proud to announce the launch of an exclusive new corporate apparel collection for American Airlines employees. This week, more than 70,000 front-line representatives, including pilots, flight attendants, customer service agents and premium service representatives began to wear the updated professional attire at the world's..."/>
Twin Hill Clothes American Airlines
Tailored Brands, is proud to announce the launch of an exclusive new corporate apparel collection for American Airlines employees. This week, more than 70,000 front-line representatives, including pilots, flight attendants, customer service agents and premium service representatives began to wear the updated professional attire at the..."/>
Twin Hill Clothes American Airlines
Scholastic Corporation, the global children's publishing, education and media company, today reported results for the Company's fiscal 2017 first quarter ended August 31, 2016.. Revenue in the first quarter was $282.7 million, compared to $191.2 million a year ago, an increase of $91.5 million, or 48%. Operating loss from continuing operations was $63.1 million versus a loss of $79.5 million in the prior year period, an improvement of 21%."/>
Scholastic Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results
Mentor Capital, Inc. to advise on financing and optimizing GreenVision's rapid growth in Puerto Rico's emerging medical cannabis market. GreenVision is financing its start-up with a convertible debenture for StereoVision's publicly traded stock."/>
Mentor Capital, a Leading Cannabis Industry Financier, Signs With GreenVision Systems, an Emerging Puerto Rico Medical Cannabis & Hemp Farming Company
AutoZone, Inc. today reported net sales of $3.4 billion for its fourth quarter ended August 27, 2016, an increase of 3.3% from the fourth quarter of fiscal 2015. Domestic same store sales, or sales for stores open at least one year, increased 1.0% for the quarter.."/>
AutoZone 4th Quarter Same Store Sales Increase 1.0%
AutoZone, Inc., today announced its Board of Directors authorized the repurchase of an additional $750 million of the Company’ s common stock in connection with its ongoing share repurchase program. Since the inception of the repurchase program in 1998, and including the above amount, AutoZone’ s Board of Directors has authorized $17.9 billion. “AutoZone’ s continued strong financial performance allows us to repurchase our stock while maintaining our..."/>
AutoZone Authorizes Additional Stock Repurchase
J.C. Penney names Paul Brown to board
Lennar Corporation and WCI Communities, Inc. today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Lennar will acquire all of the outstanding shares of WCI Communities, Inc. common stock in a cash and stock transaction valued at $23.50 per WCI share, representing a 37% premium to WCI's closing stock price on September 21, 2016.. The transaction gives WCI a total equity value of approximately $643 million and an..."/>
Lennar To Acquire WCI Communities
WCI Communities, Inc., a lifestyle community developer and luxury homebuilder, today announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement under which Lennar Corporation, one of the nation's largest homebuilders, has agreed to acquire all of the outstanding shares of WCI common stock in a cash and stock transaction valued at $23.50 per WCIC share. This represents an approximate 37 percent premium to WCI's closing share price on..."/>
WCI Communities Announces Definitive Merger Agreement with Lennar Corporation for Approximately $643 Million
International Game Technology PLC announced that it has signed a four-year contract extension to enhance the suite of interactive multichannel poker products it provides to AB Svenska Spel, the Company's lottery customer in Sweden and operator of the world's fifth-largest ring-fenced market poker site according to pokerscout.com. Svenska Spel is exercising a four-year extension provided under its contract with IGT signed as part of a..."/>
IGT Announces Four-Year Extension with Svenska Spel for Multichannel Poker Enhancements
Helen of Troy Limited, designer, developer and worldwide marketer of consumer brand-name housewares, health and home, nutritional supplement and beauty products, today announced that it will conduct a conference call to discuss its second quarter fiscal year 2017 results on Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 4:45 p.m. Eastern Time. A press release detailing the Company’ s second quarter fiscal year 2017 results will be issued after the market closes and prior to the call."/>
Helen of Troy Limited Announces Earnings Release Date, Conference Call, and Webcast for Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Results
Nordstrom Inc announced on Wednesday that it plans to open a Nordstrom Rack at IDS Centre's Crystal Court on Nicollet Mall in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. This approximately 39,000- square-foot store is scheduled to open in autumn 2017 and will be the fifth Rack store in Minnesota following the announcement of a new store at nearby City Place, opening in spring 2017.. Nordstrom also currently operates two full-line stores at Mall of America..."/>
Nordstrom announces opening of new Rack store in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Target Corporation, the operator of Target stores, announced on Wednesday that its board of directors has authorised a new USD5.0bn share repurchase programme. With this new authorisation, the company will begin repurchasing shares upon completion of the current USD10nbn n programme, which is expected before the end of fiscal 2016.. Under its current USD10bn share repurchase programme, the company said it repurchased 125 million shares for a total investment of USD8.8bn..."/>
Target’s board authorises new USD5.0bn share repurchase programme; Declares USD0.60 regular quarterly dividend
Nord Anglia Education, Inc., the world's leading premium schools organization, will announce its starting student enrollment for the 2016/ 2017 academic year and outlook for full year fiscal 2017 and provide an update on its strategy for China dual curriculum schools on October 10, 2016 before the market opens. Chief Executive Officer Andrew Fitzmaurice and Chief Financial Officer Graeme Halder will host a conference call on October 10,..."/>
Nord Anglia Education to Announce Starting Student Enrollment and Outlook for Full Year Fiscal 2017 and Provide Update on China Dual Curriculum Strategy on October 10, 2016
Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc.,, the parent company of Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, today announced that David Hoffmann, 48, has been named president of Dunkin' Donuts U.S. and Canada, effective October 3, 2016. He will report to Nigel Travis, Dunkin' Brands Chairman and CEO, and will serve on the Dunkin' Brands Leadership Team. Hoffmann joins Dunkin' Brands after 22 years with McDonald's Corporation, where he most recently served as President, High..."/>
Dunkin' Brands Names David Hoffmann President Of Dunkin' Donuts U.S. And Canada

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