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Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores in Louisiana culminates with a grand reopening celebration July 21-23, 2016 at the locations in Ruston, Springhill and West Monroe. Throughout the celebration weekend, consumers are invited to enjoy an additional discount of 10 percent off almost everything in the store."/>
Three Louisiana Sears Hometown Stores Reopen With New Look And Modifications To Retail Strategy
Meritage Hospitality Group, Inc., one of the nation’ s premier restaurant operators, today reported financial results for the second quarter ended July 3, 2016.. Sales increased 14.8% to $58.6 million from $51.0 million for the same period last year. Earnings from Operations increased 36.6% to $3.9 million from $2.9 million for the same period last year. Net Earnings were$ 2.1 million compared to $2.2 million for the same period last year...."/>
Meritage Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results; Accelerating Sales and Earnings Growth Ahead
RE/MAX offices in northern Palm Beach County."/>
Monday Meeting: Pete Martinsen of ReMax Island Properties [The Palm Beach Post, Fla.]
Benefitfocus, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based benefits management software, today announced that distance learning firm Capella Education Company adopted BENEFITFOCUS Marketplace to support benefits administration and enrollment for its staff of more than 1,200 employees. Through an intuitive user experience and robust decision support and communication tools, Benefitfocus Marketplace provides a more efficient and convenient way for..."/>
Capella Modernizes and Expands Benefit Offerings with BENEFITFOCUS® Marketplace
Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores in Minnesota culminates with a grand reopening celebration July 21-23, 2016 at the locations in Marshall, New Ulm and Willmar. Throughout the celebration weekend, consumers are invited to enjoy an additional discount of 10 percent off almost everything in the store."/>
Three Minnesota Sears Hometown Stores Transform into “America’s Appliance Experts®”
Johnson Controls has authorized a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.29 per common share. In connection with the pending Tyco merger, this quarterly dividend will be accelerated and payable on August 19, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 5, 2016. Johnson Controls has increased its dividend in 36 of the past 38 years and has paid a consecutive dividend since 1887.."/>
Johnson Controls announces quarterly dividend
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen is gearing up to more than double its footprint in the Dayton area, starting with a new restaurant in Springboro, its local franchisee said this morning. Popeyes-- once a Dayton-area mainstay known for its fried chicken and Cajun-style side dishes-- operates two restaurants in the Dayton-Springfield region, at 3796 Salem Ave. in Harrison Twp. and at 2134 S. Limestone St. in Springfield. A Sugarcreek Twp. location at..."/>
Popeyes Chicken to open 4 more Dayton-area restaurants [Dayton Daily News, Ohio]
Polaris Industries Inc.' s second-quarter profit fell 11 percent but that still beat analysts' expectations and the company's stock rose in early trading. The Plymouth-based maker of all-terrain vehicles and snowmobiles said Wednesday it grappled with sizable recall costs and what it called a negative product mix in the April to June period. It earned $71 million, or $1.09 a share."/>
BRIEF: Polaris profit falls 11 percent, but beat analysts' expectations [Star Tribune (Minneapolis)]
New Delhi Television Ltd's English and Hindi language news channels--NDTV 24 x7 and NDTV India--have been asked by the News Broadcasting Standards Authority to apologize on air for a news report they aired in October 2015.. The report related to the lynching of a man in Nahan, Shimla. The two channels had blamed the lynching on specific religious groups, naming them in their headlines."/>
NBSA issues notices to erring news channels [Mint, New Delhi]
JBM Auto Ltd on Wednesday said that it has formed a joint venture with Polish firm Solaris Bus& Coach S.A. to manufacture electric buses in the country. Both the companies together will invest Rs.300 crore in engineering, design and development, manufacturing and supply chain development in the project. "This JV aims at introducing globally proven European technology for electric vehicles, which is sustainable and affordable,..."/>
JBM Auto forms JV with Solaris to make electric buses [Mint, New Delhi]
Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores in Pennsylvania culminates with a grand reopening celebration July 21-23, 2016 at the locations in Bedford, Ebensburg and Somerset. Throughout the celebration weekend, consumers are invited to enjoy an additional discount of 10 percent off almost everything in the store."/>
Three Sears Hometown Stores in Pennsylvania Undergo ‘America’s Appliance Experts®’ Transformation
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Six Flags Entertainment Corporation, the world’ s largest regional theme park company, and Riverside Investment Group Co. Ltd., a leading real estate developer in China and existing partner of Six Flags, today announced the signing of a letter agreement for the potential development of a second Six Flags-branded theme park in China together with a water park. The two parks will be located in Bishan, a district of Chongqing, with a surrounding population of..."/>
Additional Six Flags-Branded Parks Coming to China
YOU On Demand Holdings, Inc., a premium content Video On Demand service provider in China evolving into a global, mobile-driven, consumer management platform for both enterprises and consumers, announced today that the Company closed on a strategic investment from Seven Stars Works Co., Ltd., a Korea company and an affiliate of Beijing Sun Seven Stars Culture Development Limited, a PRC company. SSS is controlled by the chairman of YOU On Demand's..."/>
YOU On Demand Closes Strategic Investment from Seven Stars Works for $4 million USD
Comcast Corp. has led to the exit of Cathy Avgiris as cable division chief financial officer and the appointment of a leader for a new Comcast Mobile unit, fueling speculation that the company will soon be launching its own wireless service. The executive changes were effective last week and announced as Comcast executives prepare 2017 budgets, a company spokeswoman said Tuesday. Greg Butz, a veteran Comcast sales executive, was just..."/>
Comcast deepens move to wireless, shuffles executives [The Philadelphia Inquirer]

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