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Campaign Announced To Defeat Boulder Ballot Question 301

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 9:47pm

BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Local retailers, hat and boot makers, the Boulder Chamber of Commerce, Natural Fibers Alliance, the DowntownBoulder Partnership, and the Colorado Cattlemen's Association have come to together in opposition to ballot question 301 to ban fur sales in Boulder.

Key Points: 
  • BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Local retailers, hat and boot makers, the Boulder Chamber of Commerce, Natural Fibers Alliance, the DowntownBoulder Partnership, and the Colorado Cattlemen's Association have come to together in opposition to ballot question 301 to ban fur sales in Boulder.
  • Proponents say it won't impact local businesses, however 45 businesses in Boulder will be impacted along with other unintended consequences.
  • "#301 is an effort by outside interests and extremist groups to use Boulder as a puppet for a larger agenda of 'total and complete animal liberation.'"
  • Why would proponents run a measure in Boulder if they really believed that no businesses would be impacted by 301?

Head to Toe, New Exhibition Opens at The Museum at FIT; November 17, 2021 - May 8, 2022

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 6:07pm

The exhibition curators, Melissa Marra-Alvarez and Elizabeth Way, have done a wonderful job showing how and why accessories always complete a look."

Key Points: 
  • The exhibition curators, Melissa Marra-Alvarez and Elizabeth Way, have done a wonderful job showing how and why accessories always complete a look."
  • The seemingly innocuous task of carrying one's feminine accoutrements was seen by some social commenters as a bold and vulgar spectacle.
  • During the Victorian era, rapid industrialization afforded middle class women access to luxury items previously reserved for the upper class.
  • The Couture Council is a philanthropic membership group that helps support the exhibitions and programs of The Museum at FIT.

Mass. Nurses Association & St. Vincent Hospital Nurses File Official Complaint with DPH Calling for Investigation into Incidents of Patient Dumping by Tenet Healthcare and Two Sentinel Events at the Facility Following the CEO's Decision to Close Beds and

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 6:42pm

The nurse proceeded to contact hospital security "multiple times to no avail at which point the nurse called 911 twice with no immediate response.

Key Points: 
  • The nurse proceeded to contact hospital security "multiple times to no avail at which point the nurse called 911 twice with no immediate response.
  • This response is concerning given the apparent altered state of the patient.
  • The patient was disoriented but indicated that she was discharged and waiting for a cab but had no money.
  • Founded in 1903, the Massachusetts Nurses Association is the largest union of registered nurses in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk Breaks Donation Records With Over $2.6 Million Raised for Kids

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 3:30pm

The Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk returned to the beach and broke new records, raising more than $2.6 million for children with special needs and education.

Key Points: 
  • The Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk returned to the beach and broke new records, raising more than $2.6 million for children with special needs and education.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211026005458/en/
    Skechers President Michael Greenberg and Friendship Foundation member Jacob address participants at the 2021 Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk in Manhattan Beach, CA.
  • Donations from the Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk support The Friendship Foundation and education foundations for public schools.
  • To watch this years Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk and learn more about the event, please visit skechersfriendshipwalk.com or YouTube , and follow the Walk on Facebook , Instagram , and Twitter .

National Advertising Division Recommends T-Mobile Discontinue Gwen Stefani and Tom Brady Super Bowl Commercials

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The National Advertising Division (NAD) of BBB National Programs recommended that T-Mobile USA, Inc. discontinue two television commercials for its 5G network that were challenged by competitor AT&T Services, Inc.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The National Advertising Division (NAD) of BBB National Programs recommended that T-Mobile USA, Inc. discontinue two television commercials for its 5G network that were challenged by competitor AT&T Services, Inc.
  • The challenged commercials, which premiered during the 2021 Super Bowl, feature well-known celebrities, Gwen Stefani and Tom Brady, engaging in video conversations on their cell phones.
  • The "Stefani" commercial begins by showing a conversation between Gwen Stefani and Adam Levine from Stefani's perspective.
  • About the National Advertising Division:TheNational Advertising Division (NAD) of BBB National Programsprovidesindependent self-regulationand dispute resolution services,guidingthe truthfulness of advertising across the U.S. NADreviews national advertising in all media and its decisions set consistent standards foradvertisingtruth and accuracy, delivering meaningful protection toconsumersand leveling the playing field for business.

Zaxby's CEO and Co-Founder Zach McLeroy to Transition to Chairman; Bernard Acoca Appointed as New Chief Executive Officer

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 1:41pm

Bernard Acoca has been appointed as the company's new Chief Executive Officer.

Key Points: 
  • Bernard Acoca has been appointed as the company's new Chief Executive Officer.
  • "I am humbled by the success Zaxby's has experienced since my co-founder and I launched the company three decades ago," said Zach McLeroy, CEO and Co-Founder of Zaxby's.
  • Prior to that, Acoca served as Chief Marketing Officer for the Americas for L'Oral and spent 10 years at Yum!
  • "It is an honor to step into the shoes of Zach McLeroy as the first external CEO," said Bernard Acoca, incoming Chief Executive Officer of Zaxby's.

Granite Telecommunications to Sponsor Alliance of Channel Women Networking Event at Channel Partners Conference & Expo

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 1:00pm

Networking Event, kicking off the Channel Partners Conference & Expo in Las Vegas .

Key Points: 
  • Networking Event, kicking off the Channel Partners Conference & Expo in Las Vegas .
  • We are thrilled to see so many generous companies support the Alliance of Channel Women."
  • Networking Event is open to all women and men attending the Channel Partners Conference & Expo event.
  • Founded in 2010, the Alliance of Channel Women is a not-for-profit organization of women in the indirect sales channel of the telecom and IT industry.

Wiring Devices to Register a Growth of 5.6% with High Implementation in Smart Homes for Intelligent Automation & Superior User Experience

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 1:00pm

As per Persistence Market Research analysis, the market is slated to register steady growth at 5.6% CAGR from 2021 to 2031.

Key Points: 
  • As per Persistence Market Research analysis, the market is slated to register steady growth at 5.6% CAGR from 2021 to 2031.
  • With increasing number of customers focused on installing smart wiring devices, companies operating in the market are making investments and are focused on offering more advanced products.
  • For instance, companies such as Honeywell are offering smart wiring devices combined with intelligent automation, advanced analytics, and data visualization with the contemporary user experience of home and mobile electronics.
  • There has been a rise in demand for wiring devices owing to increasing popularity of smart homes and growing demand for advanced wiring solutions.

Wiring Devices to Register a Growth of 5.6% with High Implementation in Smart Homes for Intelligent Automation & Superior User Experience

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 1:00pm

As per Persistence Market Research analysis, the market is slated to register steady growth at 5.6% CAGR from 2021 to 2031.

Key Points: 
  • As per Persistence Market Research analysis, the market is slated to register steady growth at 5.6% CAGR from 2021 to 2031.
  • With increasing number of customers focused on installing smart wiring devices, companies operating in the market are making investments and are focused on offering more advanced products.
  • For instance, companies such as Honeywell are offering smart wiring devices combined with intelligent automation, advanced analytics, and data visualization with the contemporary user experience of home and mobile electronics.
  • There has been a rise in demand for wiring devices owing to increasing popularity of smart homes and growing demand for advanced wiring solutions.

New Febreze Fabric Antimicrobial Helps American’s Kill Bacteria Living On Their Soft Surfaces

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 7:20pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211026005078/en/
    New Febreze Fabric Antimicrobial (Photo: Business Wire)
    That may be because Americans believe that hard surfaces like their toilet seat (45%) host the most bacteria.
  • Enter Febrezes newest fabric refresher, Febreze Fabric Antimicrobial, a multi-purpose fabric spray that kills 99.9% of bacteria3, eliminates odors, and prevents the growth of mold and mildew on soft surfaces4.
  • Febreze created the new Febreze Fabric Antimicrobial to address both concerns sanitization and odor elimination- at the same time in one simple product.
  • The Febreze Fabric Antimicrobial Survey was conducted on behalf of Febreze in partnership with a trusted third-party vendor, among a sample of n=1,008 Americans.