Press Releases

  • Alsacia & Express Announce Effective Date of Prepackaged Plan of Reorganization

    December 17 2014 7:34 PM ET

    SANTIAGO, Chile, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inversiones Alsacia S.A. (together with Express de Santiago Uno S.A. and their subsidiaries and affiliates, the "Company") announced the successful completion of its restructuring process.  Today, the Effective Date of the prepackaged plan of reorganization (the "Plan"), the Company issued new 8.0% Senior Secured Notes due 2018 (the "New Notes") pursuant to an Indenture, dated December 17, 2014 (the "New Notes Indenture"), by and among the Company, The Bank of New York Mellon, as U.S.

  • Manatt Adds Prominent Sacramento Political Advisor Steve Coony

    December 17 2014 7:30 PM ET

    SACRAMENTO, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, announced today that Steve Coony is joining the firm's Government and Regulatory practice as a managing director in the Sacramento office. Coony currently serves as chief deputy treasurer for the State of California and will move to Manatt on Jan. 1, 2015.

  • Polyols Market Worth $28 Billion by 2019

    December 17 2014 7:30 PM ET

    DALLAS, December 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    The report "Polyols Market by Product Type (Polyester, Polyether), by Applications (Rigid Foam, Flexible Foam, CASE), and by Region - Trends & Forecasts to 2019", published by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the global polyols market with analysis and forecast of the market size by value and volume. It also identifies driving and restraining factors for the global polyols market with the analysis of trends, opportunities, burning issues, winning imperatives and challenges.

  • Maxta Enables Hyper-Convergence for OpenStack with Enterprise-Class Data Services

    December 17 2014 7:22 PM ET

    SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxta®, a leading provider of hyper-converged and software-defined storage solutions, today announced solutions to enable hyper-convergence for OpenStack.  For the first time, service providers and enterprise customers can build private and public clouds based on OpenStack orchestration software and their choice of x86 server platforms, eliminating the need for complex and expensive storage arrays.

  • AUTRIS subsidiary, NITROHEAT announces launch of innovative new product MaxDry200 for 2015

    December 17 2014 7:16 PM ET

    PORTLAND, Ore., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NITROHEAT, a wholly owned subsidiary of AUTRIS (OTCQB: AUTR), is proud to announce the start of production and distribution of the MaxDry200.

  • Maxim Integrated to Present at Upcoming Investor Forum

    December 17 2014 7:01 PM ET

    SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXIM) announced today that Chief Financial Officer Bruce Kiddoo will be presenting at J.P. Morgan's Tech Forum at the 2015 International CES. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 10:50am Pacific Time on Tuesday, January 6th, 2015. Interested parties can listen to a live audio webcast at

  • Senator Rand Paul joins list of Prominent Conservatives to Speak at CPAC 2015

    December 17 2014 7:00 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EXCLUSIVE - One America News Network (OAN) reports that Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) joins the list of prominent conservative speakers to headline the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC).

  • OMP Lands Another Infill Industrial Development Project In La Mirada, CA

    December 17 2014 6:55 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Overton Moore Properties (OMP), a real estate developer and investor, announced today the acquisition of 9 acres of industrial zoned land in La Mirada, CA.   The property located at 14445 Alondra Boulevard is less than 1/2 mile from the 5 Freeway in the mid-county submarket.  The Mid-County submarket representing over 133 million square feet has a vacancy rate of 2.7%.  The mid-counties submarket is one of the most desired submarkets in the LA basin serving both LA and Orange counties.

  • Delaware Court Rejects AB Value's Claim; Kreisler Board Discusses Strategic Alternatives And Declares $3.00 Per Share Cash Dividend

    December 17 2014 6:45 PM ET

    ELMWOOD PARK, N.J., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    Dear Fellow Kreisler Stockholder:

  • Pizza Studio Opens New Location In Compton And 26th Store Nationwide

    December 17 2014 6:38 PM ET

    COMPTON, Calif., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pizza Studio opens its newest location in Compton, CA on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. The opening marks the 26th store for the rapidly growing franchise. Compton city officials including City Manager Johnny Ford, City Clerk Alita Godwin, and Senior Economic Development Specialist Neil Holmes will help commemorate with an official ribbon cutting on location: 1759 S Alameda St, Ste 103A, Compton, CA 90220 on Thursday, Dec. 18th at 10:15 AM.

  • Dates Set for PG&E Quarterly Stock Dividends

    December 17 2014 6:33 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PG&E Corporation (NYSE: PCG) today declared its fourth-quarter 2014 regular cash dividend of 45.5 cents per share on the Corporation's common stock. The dividend is payable on January 15, 2015, to shareholders of record on December 31, 2014.

    In addition, PG&E Corporation's utility subsidiary, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, today declared the regular preferred stock dividend for the three-month period ending January 31, 2015, to be payable on February 15, 2015, to shareholders of record on January 30, 2015.

  • Congress Extends Research and Experimentation ("R&E") Tax Credit.

    December 17 2014 6:22 PM ET

    DALLAS, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On December 16, 2014, the Senate voted to renew a collection of expired tax provisions commonly referred to as "tax extenders." The House approved the same bill earlier this month. We expect the President to sign the full bill before Christmas. It includes a one-year extension of one of the most important tax incentives for U.S. businesses—the Research and Experimentation Tax Credit ("R&E Credit") commonly known as the R&D Tax Credit.

  • President Obama Takes Historic Steps to Expand U.S. Engagement with Cuba

    December 17 2014 6:16 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to President Obama's announcement that the United States is re-establishing diplomatic ties with Cuba, Victor C. Johnson, senior adviser for public policy at NAFSA: Association of International Educators, issued the following statement:

    "We commend President Obama for charting a new course for productive relations between the United States and Cuba. For far too long, our nation's policy toward the island has been one of failed isolation, rather than open engagement.

  • PLCB to Celebrate the Grand Opening of the First Fine Wine & Good Spirits Store in Dillsburg, York County

    December 17 2014 6:16 PM ET

    HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board will celebrate the grand opening of a new Fine Wine & Good Spirits Store at 406 N. Route 15, Dillsburg, York County, at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 18.

    The new Fine Wine & Good Spirits Store offers consumers a new shopping experience with an expansive floor plan, wide selection and center table.

    Wine and spirits tastings will be held throughout the day for those 21 and older and light refreshments will be served.

    11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 18

  • IBERIABANK and FHLB Dallas Award Grant to Urban Conservancy to Help Promote Small Business Development

    December 17 2014 6:06 PM ET

    NEW ORLEANS, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A major focus of Urban Conservancy is to grow the local economy through small business development. Thanks to a $6,000 grant from IBERIABANK and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas), the advocacy organization had the resources to host a specialized training to support local business' continued growth and prosperity. 

  • Sterilyfe USA, LLC surpasses already high expectations during launch into Harris Teeter chain

    December 17 2014 6:01 PM ET

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sterilyfe surpasses already high expectations during launch

  • Steel Dynamics Provides Fourth Quarter 2014 Earnings Guidance and Announces Fourth Quarter Cash Dividends

    December 17 2014 6:00 PM ET

    FORT WAYNE, Ind., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Steel Dynamics, Inc.

  • Credit Suisse Announces Coupon Payments on its Gold Shares Covered Call ETN (ticker symbol "GLDI") and its Silver Shares Covered Call ETN (ticker symbol "SLVO").

    December 17 2014 5:58 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

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  • Keynote Pioneers New Native Mobile App Benchmark Study for Retail

    December 17 2014 5:53 PM ET

    SAN MATEO, Calif., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Keynote, the global leader in mobile testing and web performance management analytics, today announced its first native mobile app benchmark study for the retail industry. Native apps are the least understood segment of mobile when it comes to performance. Not surprisingly, the study reported that 8 of out of every 10 native apps experienced a failure.

  • Commercial Real Estate Industry to Renew Push During New Congress for Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA)

    December 17 2014 5:53 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Real Estate Roundtable today urged the House and Senate to make reinstatement of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) a top national priority when the new Congress convenes in January.

    Jeffrey D. DeBoer, President and CEO of The Real Estate Roundtable today said: