Consumer

Dr. Scholl’s Shoes Wins Footwear Honor at the Accessories Council’s Design Excellence Awards for the Second Year in a Row

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 11:36pm

For the second year in a row, Dr. Scholls Shoes took home the footwear honor at the Accessories Councils Design Excellence Awards, this time for the eco-conscious and versatile Sweet Life Sneaker.

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  • For the second year in a row, Dr. Scholls Shoes took home the footwear honor at the Accessories Councils Design Excellence Awards, this time for the eco-conscious and versatile Sweet Life Sneaker.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    For 60 years, Dr. Scholls Shoes has been committed to designing shoes with standout comfort and authentic American design.
  • As our lives become busier than ever, our team wanted to design a sneaker that is not only easy to wear, but easy to slip-on and go," said Katie Moore, Senior Design Director, Dr. Scholls Shoes.
  • Accessories Council President, Karen Giberson echoed Moores sentiment, saying We congratulate Dr. Scholl's on their second Design Excellence Awards win!

Compass Health Celebrates Virtual Building Communities of Hope Gala by Honoring Client Stories on World Mental Health Day

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 10:53pm

Compass Health , Northwest Washingtons behavioral healthcare leader, is proud to honor client stories and voices at its fourth-annual Building Communities of Hope Gala fundraiser, planned for October 10, 2020.

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  • Compass Health , Northwest Washingtons behavioral healthcare leader, is proud to honor client stories and voices at its fourth-annual Building Communities of Hope Gala fundraiser, planned for October 10, 2020.
  • The virtual event, which coincides with World Mental Health Day, will be streamed live on YouTube, and proceeds from the evening will support Compass Healths child, youth and family services.
  • Were thrilled to take this opportunity to truly amplify the voices of our clients in our first-ever virtual Gala.
  • The evening will feature an address by Sebastian followed by a video presentation led by Amanda, a Compass Health client and team member.

MIT AgeLab’s OMEGA Program and Five Star Senior Living Award $5,000 Scholarships to Five High School Students for Work with Older Adults

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 9:15pm

The OMEGA scholarships recognize young people who are leading efforts in their schools and communities to foster intergenerational connections.

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  • The OMEGA scholarships recognize young people who are leading efforts in their schools and communities to foster intergenerational connections.
  • This year, through the generous sponsorship of Five Star Senior Living , the number of $5,000 scholarships awarded reached beyond New England and increased from one to five.
  • Barry and Harrington lead an ongoing Noble and Greenough School program called the Golden Dawgs , which connects students with local older adults through activities on the school campus, such as painting, theatre and lectures.
  • The OMEGA awards were presented virtually on Aug. 28 by the MIT AgeLab and Five Star Senior Living.

Campbell Appoints Camille Pierce as Chief Culture Officer

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 9:00pm

Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) appointed Camille Pierce as Vice President and Chief Culture Officer, effective Oct. 26, 2020.

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  • Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) appointed Camille Pierce as Vice President and Chief Culture Officer, effective Oct. 26, 2020.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200917005881/en/
    Campbell appoints Camille Pierce as Chief Culture Officer (Photo: Business Wire)
    Mark Clouse, Campbells President and Chief Executive Officer, said Were approaching inclusion and diversity and culture change in a comprehensive and systemic way, by making it a company-wide priority supported by an integrated plan with measurable goals and a multi-year approach.
  • Pierce, 47, will report to Xavier Boza, Campbells Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, and to Clouse.
  • Pierce joins Campbell from Whirlpool Corporation, where she most recently served as Senior Director of Global Inclusion & Diversity.

Helen of Troy Limited Announces Earnings Release Date, Conference Call, and Webcast for Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2021 Results

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 9:05pm

A press release detailing the Companys second quarter fiscal year 2021 results will be issued before the market opens and prior to the call.

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GEICO’s Response Team Is in Place and Ready to Handle Your Auto Claim Needs

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 8:50pm

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, no-touch procedures are in place for everyones comfort and safety during the inspection.

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  • To reduce the spread of COVID-19, no-touch procedures are in place for everyones comfort and safety during the inspection.
  • Some things to remember as you assess your damages:
    If water has entered the engine compartment, do not start your vehicle.
  • If you are unsure, note that a water line of debris will typically indicate the amount of water that has entered the area.
  • If you need to report a claim you can use GEICO Mobile , call (800)841-3000 or log in at GEICO.com .

Illinois American Water’s Pontiac and Streator Water Treatment Plants Earn National Recognition for Water Quality

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 7:32pm

Illinois American Waters Pontiac and Streator Water Treatment Plants and their water quality teams earned national recognition from the American Water Works Associations (AWWA) Partnership for Safe Water program.

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  • Illinois American Waters Pontiac and Streator Water Treatment Plants and their water quality teams earned national recognition from the American Water Works Associations (AWWA) Partnership for Safe Water program.
  • Rachel Bretz, Director of Water Quality and Compliance, explained Illinois American Water is one of only nine Illinois-based water utilities participating in the volunteer program which focuses on optimizing water treatment.
  • Illinois American Waters water quality experts and plant operators monitor water quality around the clock.
  • About Illinois American Water - Illinois American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to approximately 1.3 million people.

Toys Market in Europe- Roadmap for Recovery from COVID-19 | Expanding Product Portfolio to Boost the Market Growth | Technavio

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 8:00pm

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

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  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • Technavios in-depth research has all your needs covered as our research reports include all foreseeable market scenarios, including pre- & post-COVID-19 analysis.
  • The integration of EHRs with electronic data collection systems is a major trend driving the growth of the market.
  • The expanding product portfolio will offer immense is one of the major factors driving the market.

HealthShare Symposium 2020 Special Event, presented by Healthgrades, Encouraged Attendees to Turn Recent Challenges into Opportunities Within the Healthcare Ecosystem

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 7:00pm

To that end, Healthgrades introduced Hg Mercury , healthcares only enterprise-wide intelligent engagement platform for accelerating health system growth.

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  • To that end, Healthgrades introduced Hg Mercury , healthcares only enterprise-wide intelligent engagement platform for accelerating health system growth.
  • With the Hg Mercury platform, health system leaders gain best next action insights that pinpoint market opportunities and guide hyper-targeted and personalized engagement.
  • The HealthShare Symposium 2020 Special Event enabled attendees to initiate an important conversation around reimagining the future and also reinforce Healthgrades leadership in the industry.
  • As described in the HealthShare Symposium 2020 Special Event Executive Summary, which was released today, hospital executives explored four key themes - resiliency, humanity, optimism, and opportunity - and how unprecedented challenges led to incredible progress within the healthcare ecosystem.

Duetto’s Pulse Report Shows Driving Distances Keep Climbing in Search of Getaways

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 6:18pm

The latest edition of Duettos Pulse Report , which tracks key hotel business metrics from August 24 - September 6, shows significant increases in performance for the hotel markets of North America, boosted by the Labor Day holiday weekend.

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  • The latest edition of Duettos Pulse Report , which tracks key hotel business metrics from August 24 - September 6, shows significant increases in performance for the hotel markets of North America, boosted by the Labor Day holiday weekend.
  • One surprise over the holiday weekend was an increase in travel across the great state of Tennessee.
  • Duetto publishes its global Pulse Report for free every two weeks.
  • Media can opt in for ongoing Pulse Reports here: https://www.duettocloud.com/pulse-press-resources
    View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200917005862/en/