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FCPT Announces Acquisition of a Bubba’s 33 Restaurant Property for $3.1 Million

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Four Corners Property Trust (NYSE:FCPT), a real estate investment trust primarily engaged in the ownership and acquisition of high-quality, net-leased restaurant and retail properties (FCPT or the Company), is pleased to announce the acquisition of a Bubbas 33 restaurant property for $3.1 million from the transaction previously announced in July 2022.

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  • Four Corners Property Trust (NYSE:FCPT), a real estate investment trust primarily engaged in the ownership and acquisition of high-quality, net-leased restaurant and retail properties (FCPT or the Company), is pleased to announce the acquisition of a Bubbas 33 restaurant property for $3.1 million from the transaction previously announced in July 2022.
  • The property is newly constructed and located in a highly trafficked corridor in Texas and is corporate-operated under a triple net lease with approximately 10 years of term remaining.
  • This is the last property to be acquired from the 7-property, $17.1 million outparcel portfolio transaction first announced in July 2022.
  • FCPT, headquartered in Mill Valley, CA, is a real estate investment trust primarily engaged in the ownership, acquisition and leasing of restaurant and retail properties.

Viad Corp Announces Participation in Upcoming Investor Events

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Viad Corp (NYSE: VVI ) announced today that President and Chief Executive Officer Steve Moster and Chief Financial Officer Ellen Ingersoll will be available for investor meetings at the following in-person investor events in December 2022:

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  • Viad Corp (NYSE: VVI ) announced today that President and Chief Executive Officer Steve Moster and Chief Financial Officer Ellen Ingersoll will be available for investor meetings at the following in-person investor events in December 2022:
    Non-Deal Roadshow hosted by Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. in New York, NY on Wednesday, December 7th.
  • Truist Securities 2022 Gaming, Lodging, Leisure and Restaurants Summit at the Boston Harbor Hotel in Boston, MA on Thursday, December 8th.
  • An updated investor presentation will be posted on our website at www.viad.com on Wednesday, December 7th by 7 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • Viad (NYSE: VVI ) is a leading global provider of extraordinary experiences, including hospitality and leisure activities, experiential marketing, and live events through two businesses: Pursuit and GES.

Starbucks Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.53 per share of outstanding Common Stock.

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  • Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.53 per share of outstanding Common Stock.
  • The dividend will be payable in cash on February 24, 2023 to shareholders of record on February 10, 2023.
  • Since 1971, Starbucks Coffee Company has been committed to ethically sourcing and roasting high-quality arabica coffee.
  • Through our unwavering commitment to excellence and our guiding principles, we bring the unique Starbucks Experience to life for every customer through every cup.

International Cities Remain the Backbone of Global Travel & Tourism

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) launched its Cities Economic Impact Report (EIR) at the 22nd Global Summit in Riyadh today. Sponsored by Visa, the report shows cities remain the powerhouses of global tourism and will drive the recovery of the sector and economies around the world.

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  • Sponsored by Visa, the report shows cities remain the powerhouses of global tourism and will drive the recovery of the sector and economies around the world.
  • The Cities EIR analyzes 82 international city destinations and shows that prior to the pandemic, major cities were popular travel destinations, accounting for almost half of all international visits, both as standalone destinations and as gateways to other tourism hotspots within countries.
  • COVID-19 had a devastating impact on Travel & Tourism and in particular major cities around the world as countries closed their borders in response to the pandemic.
  • The World Travel & Tourism Council ( WTTC ) represents the global travel & tourism private sector.

Local Restaurant The Simple Greek Raises $722 For No Kid Hungry To Help Provide Healthy Meals to Children

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

MIDLAND, Ga, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- According to new estimates, 1 in 8 kids in America could face hunger this year. To help eradicate childhood hunger, The Simple Greek partnered with No Kid Hungry to support the communities they serve across the nation. With the help of their guests, local entrepreneurs Daniel and Nickie Lopez raised $722 at their restaurant, which is the highest percentage of donations to their gross sales during the promotion across out of all The Simple Greek locations in the country. The $722 raised by The Simple Greek Midland can help provide 7,220 healthy meals for kids*.

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  • To help eradicate childhood hunger, The Simple Greek partnered with No Kid Hungry to support the communities they serve across the nation.
  • The $722 raised by The Simple Greek Midland can help provide 7,220 healthy meals for kids*.
  • "We were thrilled that The Simple Greek decided to partner with No Kid Hungry this year," said Daniel and Nickie Lopez, owners of The Simple Greek Midland.
  • As the first-place winner of the Donation Competition, The Simple Greek Midlandwill receive matching donations up to $2,500 from WOWorks , the parent company ofThe Simple Greek.

Local Saladworks Raises $5,345 For No Kid Hungry to Help Provide Healthy Meals to Children

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

BRISTOL, Tenn., Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- According to new estimates, 1 in 8 kids in America could face hunger this year. To help eradicate childhood hunger, Saladworks partnered with No Kid Hungry to support the communities they serve across the nation. With the help of her guests, local entrepreneur Diane Taveau raised $5,345 at her restaurant which is the highest percentage of donations to their gross sales during the promotion across out of all Saladworks locations in the country. The $5,345 raised by Saladworks Bristol can help provide 53,450 healthy meals for kids*.

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  • To help eradicate childhood hunger, Saladworks partnered with No Kid Hungry to support the communities they serve across the nation.
  • The $5,345 raised by Saladworks Bristol can help provide 53,450 healthy meals for kids*.
  • "My team and I were thrilled to contribute to Saladworks fundraising efforts for No Kid Hungry this year," said Diane Taveau, owner of Saladworks Bristol.
  • No Kid Hungry does not provide individual meals; your donations help support programs that feed kids.

EV Mobility and Hotel 1000 Seattle sign an agreement to deploy electric vehicles as an amenity

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- EV Mobility, LLC., The leading all-electric vehicle car-sharing platform and Hotel 1000 Seattle, Located in the heart of Downtown Seattle announced today that they have signed an agreement to deploy EVs for hotel guests.

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  • EV Mobility has deployed Model 3 Tesla's at Hotel 1000 Seattle, the hotel is managed by Evolution Hospitality.
  • The agreement opens the door to expand at other hotelsmanaged by Evolution Hospitality
    LOS ANGELES, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- EV Mobility, LLC.
  • , The leading all-electric vehicle car-sharing platformand Hotel 1000 Seattle, Located in the heart ofDowntown Seattleannounced today that they have signed an agreement to deploy EVs for hotel guests.
  • EV Mobility is the leading all electric vehicle car-sharing platform, providing electric vehicles on-demand through an easy-to-use mobile app.

LiquiDonate Raises $2.25M Seed Round Led by Uncork Capital

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

LiquiDonate , a female and immigrant founded climate tech startup bringing sustainable solutions to retail returns, announced today that it has raised $2.25 million in seed funding, led by Uncork Capital.

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  • LiquiDonate , a female and immigrant founded climate tech startup bringing sustainable solutions to retail returns, announced today that it has raised $2.25 million in seed funding, led by Uncork Capital.
  • With the funds secured through Uncork Capital, we look forward to building our team to further scale our impact.
  • During their time together at Postmates, Petit led the sustainability and social impact efforts while Nadig built the tech-for-good products.
  • LiquiDonate is built to prove that you can do both good for the world and save on operational costs, said Tripp Jones, a partner at Uncork Capital.

Plans Unveiled for The Mix, A Mixed-Experience Community

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

The plans and name for a $3 billion, 112-acre progressive, mixed-experience community built around a vibrant central park The Mix have been announced.

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  • The plans and name for a $3 billion, 112-acre progressive, mixed-experience community built around a vibrant central park The Mix have been announced.
  • Our vision for The Mix is to create a community that embraces the diversity of Frisco.
  • Designed as a Fitwel community, The Mix is planned to support the wellbeing of its occupants and support healthy communities.
  • Were all excited to make The Mix a reality and an integral part of the incredible community of Frisco, said Campbell.

The Brass Tap/Beef 'O' Brady's Partners with Kickfin and Visa Direct to Enable Cashless Tip-outs for Employees

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Kickfin, the largest tip disbursement enabler in the U.S., today announced its partnership with FSC Franchise Co., which franchises more than 200 locations, to serve as the franchisor's gratuity management platform.

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  • Leveraging the combined technology of Kickfin and Visa Direct, FSC Franchise Co. can send real-time1, cashless tip payouts directly to their employees' existing bank accounts.
  • "Cash tip payouts had become unworkable for our team, so we began exploring digital tipping solutions," said Scott SirLouis, COO of FSC.
  • "After running an RFP process, we selected Kickfin because it ensured our tipping program would be scalable and compliant across our entire organization.
  • And most importantly, we had buy-in from our employees: when we surveyed our staff, 100% opted to get instant tip payouts through Kickfin."