- J. Sugarman Auction Corp Announces 1 Million Dollar Vintage Television & Movie Memorabilia Auction
March 04 2015 2:46 PM ET
HALLANDALE, Fla., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- J. Sugarman Auction announces the Live and Online Auction of $1 Million worth of Vintage and extremely rare Television, Movie & Entertainment Memorabilia, from the Estate of Philip Leon held on Friday, March 6th through Sunday March 8th, 2015.
- Hain Celestial Announces Accretive Strategic Acquisition Of Empire Kosher Foods
March 04 2015 2:45 PM ET
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAIN), a leading organic and natural products company with operations in North America, Europe and India providing consumers with A Healthier Way of Life™, today announced the acquisition of the remaining approximately 80% that it did not already own of EK Holdings, Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Empire Kosher Poultry, Inc. ("Empire") based in Mifflintown, Pennsylvania.
- Verve Music Group Promotes Mike Rittberg to General Manager
March 04 2015 2:41 PM ET
SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Verve Music Group, the label behind upcoming releases from Mark Knopfler, Andrea Bocelli and The Fairground Saints, today announced Mike Rittberg has been promoted to general manager.
Rittberg is based in Santa Monica and oversees Verve's operations, artist development and release schedule. Rittberg will also work closely with Interscope Geffen A&M, which is now responsible for Verve's sales, marketing and film and TV licensing. Rittberg reports to Verve Chairman David Foster.
- Heat Up Health Benefits with Regular Sauna Use
March 04 2015 2:41 PM ET
NEW YORK, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Temperatures continue to plunge and flu season is in high gear. What's a New Yorker to do? There are both physical and emotional benefits associated with the use of dry saunas including easier breathing, detoxification, enhanced concentration and circulation. Though beneficial for all, a study published by the Journal of the American Medical Association found that regular use can contribute to a longer life for men.
- One of the Nation's Biggest Classic Car Shows, Concours d'Elegance of Texas, Returns to La Torretta Lake Resort & Spa, April 24-26
March 04 2015 2:41 PM ET
MONTGOMERY, Texas, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- La Torretta Lake Resort & Spa on Lake Conroe once again will be the scene for a showcase of more than 150 of the world's most coveted automobiles, some valued in excess of $5 million for display and auction, as Concours d'Elegance of Texas returns to the lakeside Texas resort, April 24 – 26, 2015.
The highlight of the weekend is the Concours d'Elegance of Texas auction on Saturday, April 25 starting at 11 a.m. when intense, rapid-fire bidding is expected to total over $10 million in sales.
- WebMD Health Services Receives NCQA Disease Management Accreditation
March 04 2015 2:39 PM ET
NEW YORK, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- WebMD Health Services announced it recently received Patient-Oriented Disease Management Accreditation from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for its disease management programs for asthma, coronary artery disease, heart failure, COPD and diabetes.
"NCQA's Disease Management Accreditation program is thorough and rigorous. It's designed to highlight only those programs that truly improve chronic care," said NCQA President Margaret E. O'Kane.
- Enterprise Car Sales Partnership With Credit Unions Helps Drive Record Auto Loans
March 04 2015 2:37 PM ET
ST. LOUIS, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Enterprise Car Sales generated a record $483 million in loan volume to more than 28,000 credit union members during 2014 calendar year.
- Sensear smartPlug™ - Speech Enhancing, Noise Suppressing (SENS™) In-Ear Headset for Industrial Environments
March 04 2015 2:35 PM ET
PERTH, Australia, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sensear, a global leader in developing and manufacturing best-in-class digital communication headsets, announced the release today of their new smartPlug™. The Sensear smartPlug™ is a digital in-ear-headset solution for use in some of the world's largest industries, where high noise and extreme environments are part of the everyday challenges to communications, hearing protection, and situational awareness.
- ProCon.org Gives Teachers What They Want, Free Common Core Lesson Plans
March 04 2015 2:35 PM ET
SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ProCon.org, a national leader in educating students in civics and critical thinking, has published 20 free lesson plan ideas to support teachers in complying with the Common Core standards. The lessons are now available in the "Teachers' Corner" at www.procon.org.
- Tidemark Enters Its Next Stage of Growth With More Than 310 Percent Increase In Annual Recurring Revenue
March 04 2015 2:30 PM ET
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tidemark, maker of modern cloud business planning and enterprise analytics apps, today reported its growth in revenues and customer engagements for its Fiscal-Year 2015, which ended January 31. Tidemark posted dramatic year-over-year (YoY) increases on multiple fronts in FY15. February 2015 marked the start of its FY16 and the company's fifth year since its founding.
- Retirement dispersal for Compaction Rentals at Ritchie Bros. Sacramento auction
March 04 2015 2:29 PM ET
Unreserved auction on March 11 features 2,000+ equipment items and trucks, including well-maintained Caterpillar equipment from Compaction Rentals; owner retiring after 45 years in business
- InfuSystem Holdings, Inc. To Issue Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2014 Financial Results On Monday, March 9, 2015
March 04 2015 2:28 PM ET
MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- InfuSystem Holdings, Inc. (NYSE MKT: INFU), a leading national provider of infusion pumps and related services for the U.S. healthcare industry, today announced that it will issue fourth quarter and full year 2014 financial results on Monday, March 9, 2015 after the market closes.
- SAF Authorizes Court Action If .223 Ammo Ban Is Implemented
March 04 2015 2:27 PM ET
BELLEVUE, Wash., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Second Amendment Foundation has authorized court action if the proposed ban on .223-caliber ammunition is implemented by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the foundation's general counsel has warned in a letter to BATFE Director B. Todd Jones.
Writing for SAF, general counsel Miko Tempski tells Jones, "This proposal is just an attempt to limit firearms rights because the President's other such attempts have been blocked through constitutional checks and balances on his power.
- Zimmerman Advertising hired by world's fastest-growing sports nutrition company to grow even faster
March 04 2015 2:24 PM ET
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Zimmerman Advertising, one of the nation's leading retail agencies, announced today that BPI Sports, the world's fastest-growing sports nutrition company, has selected it as its agency of record. The account is valued at $15 million annually.
Zimmerman will help transform the Hollywood, Fla.-based company into an iconic national brand, develop and execute an omni-channel retail strategy and rapidly grow its business.
- CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain unchanged at 14.87 percent
March 04 2015 2:23 PM ET
AUSTIN, Texas, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Average rates on new card offers held steady Wednesday at 14.87 percent, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report.
The average is comprised of 100 of the most popular credit cards in the country, including cards from dozens of leading U.S. issuers and representing every card category. Introductory (teaser) rates are not included in the calculation.
Rates for card categories tracked by CreditCards.com are listed below:
Credit Card Rate Averages
- Golub Capital Named Lender of the Year and Unitranche Lender of the Year by Private Debt Investor
March 04 2015 2:22 PM ET
NEW YORK, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Golub Capital is pleased to announce it has been named 2014 Lender of the Year, Americas and 2014 Unitranche Lender of the Year, Americas by Private Debt Investor ("PDI"), a global independent publication based in London, covering the private debt and private equity industries.
- HLT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Law Firm of Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Launches an Investigation into Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc.
March 04 2015 2:12 PM ET
NEW YORK, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Levi & Korsinsky, LLP commenced an investigation of Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HLT) in connection with possible breaches of fiduciary duty.
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- Governor Wolf Appoints Six to Delaware River Port Authority
March 04 2015 2:10 PM ET
HARRISBURG, Pa., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Wolf announced the appointment of six professionals from Philadelphia and the surrounding counties to six year terms on the board of the Delaware River Port Authority.
"These qualified appointees will bring important expertise and diverse perspectives to the Delaware River Port Authority," Governor Wolf said. "DRPA's work is vital to our economic success and these professionals will help the Commonwealth create jobs that pay for middle-class families."
- Dirt Devil Recalls Hand Vac Turbo Tool Accessory Due to Laceration Hazard
March 04 2015 2:10 PM ET
WASHINGTON, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Dirt-Devil-Recalls-Hand-Vac-Turbo-Tool-Accessory
Name of Product: Dirt Devil® Scorpion® Turbo Quick Flip Hand Vac Turbo Tool Accessory
Hazard: The interior fan of the Turbo Tool accessory can break and eject from the tool housing, posing a laceration hazard to the user or bystanders.
- Ocala / Marion County Commerce Park Site Receives CSX Select Site Designation
March 04 2015 2:09 PM ET
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX Corporation today announced that a portion of the Ocala / Marion County Commerce Park in Ocala, Florida has been designated a CSX Select Site.
Select Sites are properties identified and vetted as capable locations for future manufacturing facilities along the CSX network. These sites can be developed quickly since standard land use issues and comprehensive due diligence items have already been addressed.