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Georgia State Introduces Graduate Certificates in AI Innovation, Disruptive Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and Fintech Innovation

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 7:15pm

Atlanta, May 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Georgia State Universitys Robinson College of Business will introduce three stand-alone graduate certificates in fall 2020 to address current and emerging market demand for innovation.

Key Points: 
  • Atlanta, May 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Georgia State Universitys Robinson College of Business will introduce three stand-alone graduate certificates in fall 2020 to address current and emerging market demand for innovation.
  • The four-course, two-semester certificates in artificial intelligence innovation , disruptive innovation and entrepreneurship , and fintech innovation were developed in consultation with executives from Anthem, AT&T, The Coca-Cola Company, The Home Depot, NCR, State Farm and VMware, among others.
  • The Innovation Studio is central to these certificate offerings, said Brian Jennings, associate dean for graduate programs and executive education.
  • Known for producing leaders, more Georgia executives hold advance degrees from Robinson and Georgia State than from any other institution in the nation.

Executives from PepsiCo, Topco and Walmart Join GS1 US Board of Governors

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 2:15pm

The executives join a diverse Board of Governors representing a cross-section of industries including apparel, general merchandise, retail grocery, foodservice and healthcare.

Key Points: 
  • The executives join a diverse Board of Governors representing a cross-section of industries including apparel, general merchandise, retail grocery, foodservice and healthcare.
  • They will help guide the GS1 US strategy to drive adoption and use of GS1 Standards that support supply chain visibility, product traceability, e-commerce operations, regulatory requirements and increased consumer demand for product information.
  • "These accomplished leaders have been pioneers of innovation within their respective organizations and industries," said Bob Carpenter, president and CEO.
  • The GS1 US Board of Governors includes executives from 20 leading organizations, including: The Coca-Cola Company; Dot Foods; Google Store; The J.M.

Alteryx to Host Livestream Event: Accelerating Digital Transformation in COVID Times

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 2:00pm

Over the course of the 45-minute event, titled, "Accelerating Digital Transformation in COVID Times: Analytic Automation ThatLets Data Speak and People Think," executive panelists from Alteryx, PwC, Coca-Cola and IDC will discuss the market need for a new category, what the path forward in building out this category will look like, the role Alteryx plays in APA and what businesses need to be thinking about for the future.

Key Points: 
  • Over the course of the 45-minute event, titled, "Accelerating Digital Transformation in COVID Times: Analytic Automation ThatLets Data Speak and People Think," executive panelists from Alteryx, PwC, Coca-Cola and IDC will discuss the market need for a new category, what the path forward in building out this category will look like, the role Alteryx plays in APA and what businesses need to be thinking about for the future.
  • Audience participants are invited to share questions via social media using #AlteryxLive.
  • What: A 45-minute livestream event in which Alteryx will introduce and discuss an emerging market category, analytic process automation (APA), followed by a panelist POV discussion with Alteryx, PwC, Coca-Cola and IDC.
  • Alteryx is a registered trademark of Alteryx, Inc. All other product and brand names may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

Boyd Corporation Supports the Delivery of 65,000 Face Shields to Michigan

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 3:24pm

Boyd has made face shields for the medical industry for more than a decade.

Key Points: 
  • Boyd has made face shields for the medical industry for more than a decade.
  • We have scalable and repeatable global manufacturing technology that enables us to make quality face shields quickly and at very high volumes, said Boyd CEO Mitch Aiello.
  • Makers Respond, a project of RESOLVE, is proud to jump in to help by bringing together Coca-Cola and Boyd Corporation to make and then donate these face shields, said Adam Istvan, Director of Operations at Makers Respond.
  • Early manufacturing modifications at Boyds site in Grand Rapids are a model to quickly adapt additional global Boyd operations to scale capacity to create 6.4 million disposable face shields per week.

Morgan H. Everett Named Vice Chair of Coca-Cola Consolidated

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - 9:15pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Coca-Cola Consolidated, Inc. (NASDAQ:COKE) today announced that its Board of Directors unanimously approved the appointment of Morgan H. Everett as Vice Chair of the Company effective May 12, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Coca-Cola Consolidated, Inc. (NASDAQ:COKE) today announced that its Board of Directors unanimously approved the appointment of Morgan H. Everett as Vice Chair of the Company effective May 12, 2020.
  • I am pleased with the appointment of Morgan as Vice Chair.
  • The Board and I have great confidence in Morgan and her ability to lead our Company in the coming years, said Coca-Cola Consolidated Chairman and CEOJ.
  • I am honored by the Boards decision and am deeply committed to the continued long-term success of Coca-Cola Consolidated, said Everett.

The Coca-Cola Company to Participate in RBC Capital Markets Global Consumer & Retail Conference

Monday, May 11, 2020 - 3:30pm

ET at the RBC Capital Markets Global Consumer & Retail Conference.

Key Points: 
  • ET at the RBC Capital Markets Global Consumer & Retail Conference.
  • The company invites investors to join a webcast of the event at www.coca-colacompany.com/investors .
  • A downloadable file, as well as a transcript, will be available within 24 hours after the event on the companys website.
  • The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) is a total beverage company, offering over 500 brands in more than 200 countries and territories.

COVID-19 Impact and Recovery Analysis | Packaged Coconut Water Market 2020-2024 | Expansion of Organized Retailing to Boost Growth | Technavio

Friday, May 8, 2020 - 3:30am

Our packaged coconut water market report covers the following areas:

Key Points: 
  • Our packaged coconut water market report covers the following areas:
    This study identifies increasing awareness about the health benefits of coconut water as one of the prime reasons driving the packaged coconut water market growth during the next few years.
  • Packaged Coconut Water Market 2020-2024: Vendor Analysis
    We provide a detailed analysis of vendors operating in the packaged coconut water market, including some of the vendors such as All Market Inc., Amy & Brian Naturals, C2O Pure Coconut Water LLC, Chi, GraceKennedy Ltd., National Beverage Corp., PepsiCo Inc., Purity Organic LLC, Taste Nirvana International Inc., and The Coca Cola Company.
  • Backed with competitive intelligence and benchmarking, our research reports on the packaged coconut water market are designed to provide entry support, customer profile and M&As as well as go-to-market strategy support.
  • Packaged Coconut Water Market 2020-2024: Key Highlights

Coca-Cola Consolidated Reports First Quarter 2020 Results

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 - 9:10pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Coca-Cola Consolidated, Inc. (NASDAQ:COKE) today reported operating results for the first quarter ended March29, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Coca-Cola Consolidated, Inc. (NASDAQ:COKE) today reported operating results for the first quarter ended March29, 2020.
  • Income from operations in the first quarter of 2020 was $32.8million, compared to $20.2million in the first quarter of 2019, an increase of 62.9%.
  • Cash flows provided by operations for the first quarter of 2020 were $32.3million, compared to $5.6million for the first quarter of 2019.
  • (b)The discussion of the results for the first quarter ended March29, 2020 includes selected non-GAAP financial information, such as adjusted results.

Cox Enterprises Joins Local Organizations to Support Georgia Gives Day

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 - 1:00pm

Along withtheCox-ownedAtlanta Journal-Constitution(AJC), Cox Enterprises joinsseveralcorporate partners including the Coca-Cola Foundation, Chick-fil-A, Mercedes-Benz and moreto encourage Georgians to donateto local causes or organizations.

Key Points: 
  • Along withtheCox-ownedAtlanta Journal-Constitution(AJC), Cox Enterprises joinsseveralcorporate partners including the Coca-Cola Foundation, Chick-fil-A, Mercedes-Benz and moreto encourage Georgians to donateto local causes or organizations.
  • On the Georgia Gives website, GAgives.org ,donors can easily search fornonprofits and causes they care about and donate within minutes.
  • "Supporting the community andbringing awarenesstothis kind of local fundraising iscore to who we are, and we can't wait to see the outcome of Georgia Gives Day."
  • In addition to sponsoring Georgia Gives Day, the James M. Cox Foundation, the charitable arm of Cox Enterprises, is supporting the Feed the Frontline initiative for Giving Tuesday Now.

Network of Executive Women Board of Directors welcomes five new executives

Monday, May 4, 2020 - 6:30pm

CHICAGO, May 4, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Network of Executive Women has named five new members to its board of directors effective early 2020.

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  • CHICAGO, May 4, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Network of Executive Women has named five new members to its board of directors effective early 2020.
  • Assuming the role of NEW Executive Committee Board Chair is Monica Turner, Senior Vice President, Sales, North American Sales with Procter & Gamble.
  • Continuing to serve on the NEW board executive committee is Treasurer Dagmar Boggs, Chief Retail Sales & Bottler Operations Officer with Coca-Cola.
  • Founded in 2001, Network of Executive Women is the largest U.S. non-profit organization dedicated to achieving gender equality in the workplace and advancing women into leadership roles.