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James Avery Artisan Jewelry Opens First Store in H-E-B

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 4:33pm

"We're excited to work with another iconic Texas brand," said John McCullough, CEO of James Avery Artisan Jewelry.

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  • "We're excited to work with another iconic Texas brand," said John McCullough, CEO of James Avery Artisan Jewelry.
  • Putting customer and associate safety first, the League City store is following recommended COVID-19 health protocols and guidelines implemented in all James Avery stores.
  • About James Avery Artisan Jewelry James Avery is a vertically integrated, family-owned company located in the heart of the Texas Hill Country.
  • Hourly drawings on Sept. 18 and Sept. 25 between 11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. during the Grand Opening Celebrations at the League City James Avery Artisan Jewelry store.

Kodiak Provides Update on Exploration Program at MPD Copper-Gold Porphyry Project

Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 11:00am

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - September 7, 2021) - Kodiak Copper Corp. (TSXV: KDK) (OTCQB: KDKCF) (FSE: 5DD1) (the "Company" or "Kodiak") provides an update on its fully funded drill program at its 100% owned MPD copper-gold porphyry project ("MPD") in Southern British Columbia.

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  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - September 7, 2021) - Kodiak Copper Corp. (TSXV: KDK) (OTCQB: KDKCF) (FSE: 5DD1) (the "Company" or "Kodiak") provides an update on its fully funded drill program at its 100% owned MPD copper-gold porphyry project ("MPD") in Southern British Columbia.
  • Kodiak is undertaking a substantial, fully-funded exploration program at MPD in 2021, including up to 30,000 metres of drilling with two drill rigs, geotechnical studies, prospecting, geophysical, geochemical and environmental surveying.
  • Kodiak will continue to employ best practices in both cultural and environmental stewardship while exploring at MPD".
  • The project is located midway between the towns of Merritt and Princeton, with year-round accessibility and excellent infrastructure nearby.

Veteran from Lake Kiowa, Texas, Elected National Commander of The American Legion

Thursday, September 2, 2021 - 7:27pm

PHOENIX, Sept. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Paul E. Dillard was elected national commander of the nearly two-million member American Legion today in Phoenix, during the organization's 102nd national convention.

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  • PHOENIX, Sept. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Paul E. Dillard was elected national commander of the nearly two-million member American Legion today in Phoenix, during the organization's 102nd national convention.
  • Dillard worked several years in the manufacturing business as an Engineer, Plant Manager and Director of Manufacturing in Tennessee.
  • As a paid-up-for-life member of Post 265, Lake Kiowa, Texas, Dillard served as post commander, vice commander, adjutant and judge advocate.
  • He coached American Legion Baseball for more than 10 years and served as his post's Boys State chairman.

Dillard’s, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Results

Thursday, August 12, 2021 - 12:30pm

Dillard's Chief Executive Officer William T. Dillard, II stated, "The strong consumer demand we saw in the first quarter continued throughout the second quarter.

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  • Dillard's Chief Executive Officer William T. Dillard, II stated, "The strong consumer demand we saw in the first quarter continued throughout the second quarter.
  • Comparable store retail sales for the second quarter of 2021 compared to the second quarter of 2019 increased 14%.
  • Compared to the second quarter of 2019, retail gross margin improved 1,299 basis points of sales to 41.7% from 28.7%.
  • During the second quarter, the Company closed its Paradise Valley Mall location in Phoenix, Arizona (200,000 square feet).

James Avery Artisan Jewelry opens new store in Cedar Park

Thursday, August 12, 2021 - 1:21am

KERRVILLE, Texas, Aug. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --James Avery Artisan Jewelry, a family-owned jewelry retailer based in Texas, announces the opening of its new store at James Avery Plaza in Cedar Park, today at 6300 183A Toll Rd, Ste 150 Cedar Park, TX 78641.

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  • KERRVILLE, Texas, Aug. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --James Avery Artisan Jewelry, a family-owned jewelry retailer based in Texas, announces the opening of its new store at James Avery Plaza in Cedar Park, today at 6300 183A Toll Rd, Ste 150 Cedar Park, TX 78641.
  • "We made the decision to relocate within our new James Avery Plaza to better serve our customers in the area," James Avery CEO John McCullough said.
  • Putting customer and associate safety first, the Cedar Park store is following recommended COVID-19 health protocols and guidelines implemented in all James Avery stores.
  • About James Avery Artisan Jewelry James Avery is a vertically integrated, family-owned company located in the heart of the Texas Hill Country.

James Avery Artisan Jewelry now open at Kyle Crossing

Wednesday, August 11, 2021 - 9:07pm

KERRVILLE, Texas, Aug. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --James Avery Artisan Jewelry, a family-owned jewelry retailer based in Texas, announces the opening of its newest store in Kyle Crossing at 5188 Kyle Center Dr, Ste 103 Kyle, TX 78640.

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  • KERRVILLE, Texas, Aug. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --James Avery Artisan Jewelry, a family-owned jewelry retailer based in Texas, announces the opening of its newest store in Kyle Crossing at 5188 Kyle Center Dr, Ste 103 Kyle, TX 78640.
  • "Our associates are ready to greet customers in the new Kyle Crossing store today," says James Avery CEO John McCullough.
  • Putting customer and associate safety first, the Kyle Crossing store is following recommended COVID-19 health protocols and guidelines implemented in all James Avery stores.
  • About James Avery Artisan Jewelry James Avery is a vertically integrated, family-owned company located in the heart of the Texas Hill Country.

Renowned Journalist and Author Malcolm Gladwell Podcast “Revisionist History” Focuses on HBCU Dillard Univ.; Exposes Hypocrisy of Well-known Annual College Ranking System

Tuesday, July 13, 2021 - 4:30pm

Dillard, based in New Orleans, is a UNCF (United Negro College Fund)-member HBCU and is part of the Black Ivy League.

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  • Dillard, based in New Orleans, is a UNCF (United Negro College Fund)-member HBCU and is part of the Black Ivy League.
  • The podcast series Revisionist History is Gladwells journey through the overlooked and misunderstood, as he explains.
  • On July 1, he kicked off the two-part series on racism in college rankings, which leads to the second episode featuring Dillard University.
  • Malcolm Gladwell uses his platform not only to emphasize this point, but to point out where philanthropy would make the greatest impact.

Dillard’s to Launch Kimberly Whitman for Antonio Melani

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 1:00pm

b"Dillard\xe2\x80\x99s, Inc. (\xe2\x80\x9cDillard\xe2\x80\x99s\xe2\x80\x9d) (\xe2\x80\x9cthe Company\xe2\x80\x9d) (NYSE: DDS) is pleased to announced the launch of Kimberly Whitman for Antonio Melani, a new limited-edition capsule collection developed in collaboration with celebrated lifestyle and entertaining expert and author, Kimberly Whitman.

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  • b"Dillard\xe2\x80\x99s, Inc. (\xe2\x80\x9cDillard\xe2\x80\x99s\xe2\x80\x9d) (\xe2\x80\x9cthe Company\xe2\x80\x9d) (NYSE: DDS) is pleased to announced the launch of Kimberly Whitman for Antonio Melani, a new limited-edition capsule collection developed in collaboration with celebrated lifestyle and entertaining expert and author, Kimberly Whitman.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210504005247/en/\nKimberly Whitman for Antonio Melani is available exclusively at Dillard's.
  • ( Photo: Business Wire)\nKimberly Whitman for Antonio Melani draws inspiration from the vibrant colors and florals that Kimberly incorporates into her beautiful tablescapes, along with the thoughtful interior pieces and artwork that adorn her home.
  • The lively collection features feminine prints, strong colors and classic dresses in every length, perfect for summer days and entertaining evenings.\n\xe2\x80\x9cI am so thrilled to debut Kimberly Whitman for Antonio Melani at Dillard\xe2\x80\x99s, and cannot wait for people to experience the collection for themselves,\xe2\x80\x9d says Kimberly Whitman.

Dillard’s, Inc. Amends and Extends Revolving Credit Facility

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 - 9:15pm

b"Dillard\xe2\x80\x99s, Inc. (DDS: NYSE) (\xe2\x80\x9cDillard\xe2\x80\x99s\xe2\x80\x9d or \xe2\x80\x9cthe Company\xe2\x80\x9d) announced that it has amended and extended its $800 million senior secured revolving credit facility consistent with the Company\xe2\x80\x99s liquidity needs.

Key Points: 
  • b"Dillard\xe2\x80\x99s, Inc. (DDS: NYSE) (\xe2\x80\x9cDillard\xe2\x80\x99s\xe2\x80\x9d or \xe2\x80\x9cthe Company\xe2\x80\x9d) announced that it has amended and extended its $800 million senior secured revolving credit facility consistent with the Company\xe2\x80\x99s liquidity needs.
  • The new maturity date is April 28, 2026.\nThe credit facility is available to the Company for general corporate purposes including, among other uses, working capital financing, the issuance of letters of credit, capital expenditures and, subject to certain restrictions, the repayment of existing indebtedness and share repurchases.
  • There are no financial covenant requirements under the amended credit agreement provided availability exceeds $80 million.\nThe credit facility was arranged by JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.\nDillard's was founded by William T. Dillard in 1938 in Nashville, Arkansas with an $8,000 investment in a hometown department store.
  • Dillard's complements this curated merchandise assortment with exceptional, client-focused customer care.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210428005971/en/\n"

Victor George Vodka, "VG" Launches Nationwide With Purpose Alongside Equity Partner, Flo Rida

Friday, December 4, 2020 - 1:31pm

"This has given us the opportunity to expand our brand nationwide during a time when everyone can use a little hope."

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  • "This has given us the opportunity to expand our brand nationwide during a time when everyone can use a little hope."
  • VG Vodka partner and multi-platinum recording artist Flo Rida (Tramar Dillard), was brought on earlier in 2020 as an equity partner to help create awareness to the brand and grow distribution both nationally and internationally.
  • Being a black-owned producer and distributor of spirits in the United States is a game changer for celebrities and artists," said Flo Rida.
  • Flo Rida and Victor Harvey are available for skype or zoom interviews upon request.