Press Releases

  • PRI launches Across Women's Lives, a groundbreaking multi-media and engagement initiative to increase knowledge about the power of women

    September 22 2014 12:19 PM ET

    MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Public Radio International (PRI) today announces Across Women's Lives, an ambitious 18-month long, multi-platform journalism and engagement initiative. The effort will reach over 65 million public radio users, millennials and women and will reveal, through in-depth reporting and engagement efforts, the strong connection between the empowerment of women and girls, and economic development and improved health around the world.

  • New CertainTeed® Webisode Highlights Proper Home Weatherization and Attic Ventilation

    September 22 2014 12:16 PM ET

    VALLEY FORGE, Pa., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CertainTeed's fourth webisode in the 2013 Living Spaces® Facebook® Home Makeover Video Contest, featuring the Bielfelt family of Mentor, Ohio, dives deep into the importance of superior weather-resistance and proper ventilation as part of a healthy whole-home system.

  • DICK'S Sporting Goods Announces Grand Opening Celebration in Palmdale, CA

    September 22 2014 12:15 PM ET

    PITTSBURGH, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 36th store in California and 584th store nationwide on Friday, October 3rd at Antelope Valley Mall in Palmdale (1301 W. Rancho Vista Blvd).

    DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, October 5th. The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 9:00 a.m. Sunday. 

  • DICK'S Sporting Goods Announces Grand Opening Celebration in Patchogue, NY

    September 22 2014 12:15 PM ET

    PITTSBURGH, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 38th store in New York and 585th store nationwide on Friday, October 3rd at Gateway Center II in Patchogue (499-64 Sunrise Highway).

    DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, October 5th. The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 9:00 a.m. Sunday. 

    Former New York Giants guard Chris Snee* will make an in-store appearance on Saturday from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

  • DICK'S Sporting Goods Announces Grand Opening Celebration in Savannah, GA

    September 22 2014 12:10 PM ET

    PITTSBURGH, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 18th store in Georgia and 586th store nationwide on Friday, October 3rd at Market Walk in Savannah(318 Mall Blvd).

    DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, October 5th. The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 9:00 a.m. Sunday. 

    "Addictive Fishing" host Blair Wiggins will make an in-store appearance on Friday from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. 

  • DICK'S Sporting Goods Announces Grand Opening Celebration in Federal Way, WA

    September 22 2014 12:09 PM ET

    PITTSBURGH, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 6th store in Washington and 587th store nationwide on Friday, October 3rd at The Commons in Federal Way(1819 S. Commons).

    DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, October 5th. The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 9:00 a.m. Sunday. 

    Former Seattle Mariners right fielder Jay "Bone" Buhner* will make an in-store appearance on Sunday from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

  • Global and Chinese Optical Fiber Composite Overhead Ground Wire (OPGW) Industry Report 2014

    September 22 2014 12:08 PM ET

    DUBLIN, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Optical Fiber Composite Overhead Ground Wire (OPGW) Industry Report 2014" report to their offering.

  • Speakers to Tackle the Rise of ISIS, the Global Economy and Public-Private Partnerships at 4th Annual Concordia Summit

    September 22 2014 11:42 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    MEDIA ALERT/INTERVIEW OPPORTUNITY – MONDAY SEPT 29, 9:00 AM

  • Restaurants Boost Career Opportunities by Teaching Students Valuable Workplace Skills That Last a Lifetime

    September 22 2014 11:39 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ninety-two percent of restaurant employees under 18 say their first paid job was in the industry, and 89 percent of restaurant employees under 18 are enrolled in school, according to a workforce study released by the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF).

  • Greyhound Introduces New Onboard Wi-Fi Platform And Updated Website

    September 22 2014 11:38 AM ET

    DALLAS, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The experience of purchasing a ticket and riding on a Greyhound bus has been made easier with the launch of its updated website and new onboard Wi-Fi platform.

  • Carhartt and New Holland Brewing Share Details of "The Road Home to Craftsmanship" Tour and The Carhartt Woodsman Beer Release

    September 22 2014 11:35 AM ET

    DETROIT, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier this month, Carhartt, America's legendary work wear brand, and New Holland Brewing Co., brewers of craft beer and spirits, announced The Road Home to Craftsmanship tour – a nearly 1,300-mile road trip from Detroit to Denver that will act as a national release party for their collaboration brew – The Carhartt Woodsman.

  • OhioHealth Becomes Ohio's First Certified Member of MD Anderson Cancer Network®

    September 22 2014 11:34 AM ET

    COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- OhioHealth announced today that the system is Ohio's first certified member of MD Anderson Cancer Network®, a program of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, a world renowned-leader in cancer care.

    "This collaboration will help advance cancer care in the communities that OhioHealth serves while still keeping that care local for patients and their families," said Dave Blom, president and chief executive officer of OhioHealth. "This relationship creates a new standard of cancer care for the region."

  • Despite Its Limited Size, Chile's Pharmaceutical Market Offers Growing Opportunity for Drug Industry

    September 22 2014 11:30 AM ET

    BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that by the end of 2014, the Chilean pharmaceutical market is expected to be worth $2 billion (U.S. dollars), increasing at a compound annual growth rate of 11.3 percent over the next five years (to 2018). This growth comes as Chile experienced GDP growth of 4.8 percent in 2013 and 4.9 percent expected over the next three to five years. Chile's pharmaceutical landscape is small but highly competitive.

  • Sly Bail Bonds Opens New Office in Toledo, Ohio

    September 22 2014 11:30 AM ET

    TOLEDO, Ohio, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sly Bail Bonds (http://www.slybailbonds.com) announced that Nancy Harrison has joined the firm to further develop their growing portfolio of regional offices.  The Toledo office located at 708 East Broadway, Toledo, Oh. 43605. Nancy Harrison can be contacted at (419) 917-2806 and the office in Toledo will cover Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Lucas, Ottowa, Putnam, Sandusky, Seneca, Williams and Wood counties.

  • HYLA Mobile CTO Biju Nair to Discuss Opportunities in Emerging Markets at Mobile Future Forward

    September 22 2014 11:30 AM ET

    DALLAS, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HYLA Mobile Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Biju Nair will lead a dynamic discussion with industry leaders and visionaries at this year's Mobile Future Forward, highlighting the opportunities in emerging markets that mobile devices and services present for individual users, for countries and regions, and for a variety of industries.

  • TechSci Research: Global Industrial Boiler Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2019

    September 22 2014 11:30 AM ET

    BURNABY, British Columbia, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    TechSci Research announces new publication report on 'Global Industrial Boiler Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2019'  

  • Chelating Agent Market Worth $4,586 Million by 2019

    September 22 2014 11:30 AM ET

    DALLAS, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    The report, "Chelating Agent Market by Type (Aminopolycarboxylate, Phosphate & Phosphonate, Biodegradable), Application (Cleaner, Water Treatment, Pulp & Paper, Agrochemical, Personal Care, Pharmaceutical, Food & Beverage), & Geography - Global Trend & Forecast to 2019", published by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the chelating agents market with an analysis and projection of the market size in terms of value and volume.

  • Setting the standard: Polyurethane materials - Efficiently filling in the gaps for sustainable buildings

    September 22 2014 11:30 AM ET

    DALLAS, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sustainable building design and construction requires insulation that fills unwanted gaps – helping improve energy efficiency. In residential homes, homeowners could save up to 20 percent on monthly energy bills by adding insulation and sealing air leaks, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's ENERGY STAR Program estimates.   

  • ACLJ: Former IRS Official Lois Lerner's Refusal To Accept Responsibility For Her Role In IRS Targeting Scandal Represents "Arrogance" And Attempt To "Re-Write History"

    September 22 2014 11:30 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which represents 41 organizations in a federal lawsuit challenging the IRS, said today former top IRS official Lois Lerner's comments to Politico reflects "arrogance" on her part – and a "self-serving attempt" to "re-write history."

  • Michelin To Celebrate 10th Edition Of The New York City MICHELIN Guide

    September 22 2014 11:30 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The MICHELIN Guide New York 2015 edition will go on sale October 1, marking a ten year anniversary for the famous restaurant guide in the Big Apple.