Retailers

Forward Advantage Offers Solutions & Services to Manage Identity Lifecycles

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 12:00pm

FRESNO, Calif., Oct. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Forward Advantage announced its continued expansion into the Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) sector of healthcare.

Key Points: 
  • FRESNO, Calif., Oct. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Forward Advantage announced its continued expansion into the Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) sector of healthcare.
  • As an authorized reseller and implementer of leading IGA solutions from Imprivata and SailPoint, Forward Advantage provides tailored solutions and services that address the concerns and unique needs of each customer.
  • Organizations need to find the right combination of solutions and services to manage the complexities associated with user identities to avoid risk.
  • More information on Forward Advantage and its solutions can be found at www.forwardadvantage.com .

SimilarWeb announces closing of $120M financing round

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 12:00pm

TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SimilarWeb, the world's leading digital market intelligence company, today announced the closing of a $120M investment round.

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  • TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SimilarWeb, the world's leading digital market intelligence company, today announced the closing of a $120M investment round.
  • The round was co-led by ION Crossover Partners and Viola Growth.
  • "SimilarWeb was always an incredible tool for any digital professional," said Gili Iohan of ION Crossover Partners.
  • More than half of the Fortune 100 rely on SimilarWeb for digital insights, including companies like Walmart, P&G, Adidas, Google, and more.

CVS Pharmacy Launches QuickRenew, An At-Home Contact Lens Prescription Renewal Tool

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 12:00pm

WOONSOCKET, R.I., Oct. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --CVS Pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health, today announced the launch of QuickRenew, an online contact lens prescription renewal tool powered by technology from Premium Vision currently available on the CVS Optical website .

Key Points: 
  • WOONSOCKET, R.I., Oct. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --CVS Pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health, today announced the launch of QuickRenew, an online contact lens prescription renewal tool powered by technology from Premium Vision currently available on the CVS Optical website .
  • Customers can use the easy and convenient tool to renew their prescription in minutes with an independent ophthalmologist and order contact lenses to be shipped to their home.
  • Customers can use the easy and convenient tool to renew their prescription at home in minutes.
  • CVS Pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health , is America's leading retail pharmacy with nearly 10,000 locations, including over 1,700 pharmacies inside of Target and Schnucks grocery stores.

Dollar General Announces One-Day-Only Early Holiday Savings on November 13

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 10:55am

Today, Dollar General (NYSE: DG) announced an exciting pre-holiday sales event on Friday, November 13 with incredible deals to help families save more this holiday season.

Key Points: 
  • Today, Dollar General (NYSE: DG) announced an exciting pre-holiday sales event on Friday, November 13 with incredible deals to help families save more this holiday season.
  • Decorate to celebrate this holiday with 50 percent off savings on any six-foot artificial tree, pinecones and holiday floral stems.
  • Customers may also take advantage of 50 percent savings on select Holiday Style crafting items.
  • Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years through its mission of Serving Others.

Black Friday Made Easy: BJ’s Wholesale Club Reveals Incredible Deals on the Season’s Must-Have Items with Even More Ways to Shop

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 10:00am

BJs is also making Black Friday even easier for its members this year with more ways to shop, including free, contactless curbside pickup.

Key Points: 
  • BJs is also making Black Friday even easier for its members this year with more ways to shop, including free, contactless curbside pickup.
  • Were offering earlier deals on the seasons must-have items and convenient shopping options like BJs.com, curbside pickup and pick up in-club, said Molly Cox, senior vice president, general merchandise, BJs Wholesale Club.
  • BJs members can enjoy the treasure hunt experience this season whether they shop in-club or from their couch.
  • Headquartered in Westborough, Massachusetts, BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. is a leading operator of membership warehouse clubs in the Eastern United States.

Ahold Delhaize share buyback update

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 7:00am

Zaandam, the Netherlands, October 27, 2020 Ahold Delhaize has repurchased 1,352,635 of Ahold Delhaize common shares in the period from October 19, 2020 up to and including October 23, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Zaandam, the Netherlands, October 27, 2020 Ahold Delhaize has repurchased 1,352,635 of Ahold Delhaize common shares in the period from October 19, 2020 up to and including October 23, 2020.
  • The shares were repurchased at an average price of 24.77 per share for a total consideration of 33.5 million.
  • These repurchases were made as part of the 1 billion share buyback program announced on December 4, 2019.
  • The total number of shares repurchased under this program to date is 35,497,023 common shares for a total consideration of 813 million.

7-Eleven Franchisees Say Company Putting 30-Year Owner Out of Business

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 9:10pm

The other informed him that his days as a franchise owner were coming to an abrupt end.

Key Points: 
  • The other informed him that his days as a franchise owner were coming to an abrupt end.
  • Haitayan is among a group of franchisees who spearheaded a 2017 lawsuit against 7-Eleven for misclassifying him and other California operators as independent contractors.
  • Under the franchise agreement, if 7-Eleven does not exercise the options on a lease, the franchise owner must be offered another location.
  • Originally founded in 1973, NCASEF is comprised of 41 separate independent Franchise Owner Associations collectively having more than 4,400 7-Eleven operators as members.

Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. Announces 2020 Third Quarter Financial Results

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 8:15pm

Sales volumes were supported by the return of Lowe's as a home center customer in the second quarter of 2020.

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  • Sales volumes were supported by the return of Lowe's as a home center customer in the second quarter of 2020.
  • On July 27, 2020, the Company reinstated its 2020 full-year outlook originally provided on February 3, 2020.
  • Investors, analysts and other interested parties are invited to join the Company's third quarter 2020 financial results conference call on Monday, October26, 2020, at 5:00 pm Eastern Time (2:00 pm Pacific Time).
  • Risk Factors in our Form 10-Qs for the quarters ended March 31, 2020 and June 30, 2020 and subsequent filings with the SEC.

ABM Names Chief Financial Officer

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 8:15pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ABM (NYSE: ABM) , a leading provider of facility solutions, today announced Earl Ellis as the Companys Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective November 30, reporting directly to President and Chief Executive Officer, Scott Salmirs.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ABM (NYSE: ABM) , a leading provider of facility solutions, today announced Earl Ellis as the Companys Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective November 30, reporting directly to President and Chief Executive Officer, Scott Salmirs.
  • Ellis will join ABM from Best Buy Co., a leading Fortune 500 provider of consumer technology products and services with 125,000 employees in North America.
  • Ellis has held several executive positions across finance, including Chief Financial Officer of Best Buy Canada and Senior Vice President of Finance in the U.S. for all revenue generating channels of Best Buy, including the 1,000 store network and e-commerce platform.
  • Salmirs concluded, This is an extremely exciting time at ABM.

Darigold Expands Organic Offerings

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 7:17pm

Today, Darigold, Inc. announced an expansion of its organic pool of Northwest farms and expansion of its broad-based organic capabilities and product offerings.

Key Points: 
  • Today, Darigold, Inc. announced an expansion of its organic pool of Northwest farms and expansion of its broad-based organic capabilities and product offerings.
  • This week, the co-op launched its flagship organic product Darigold FIT Organic Milk also initially available at select Costco warehouses.
  • That is why we continue to expand our milk selections to now include Northwest Organic Milk and FIT Organic Milk from Darigold.
  • Darigold Northwest Organic Milk is available at select Costco clubs in the Northwest as of Sept. 1, 2020 and Darigold FIT Organic Milk is available starting on Oct. 24, 2020.