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LocalWe Helps Shoppers Support Artisans Amidst Rising Inflation

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Friday, December 2, 2022

With the holiday season in full swing, retailers are offering additional sales and discounts to win over consumers who are facing near-record inflation levels.

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  • With the holiday season in full swing, retailers are offering additional sales and discounts to win over consumers who are facing near-record inflation levels.
  • While large retailers are concerned with hitting forecasted profit goals, many small businesses are solely trying to survive the season.
  • Glenn Myers, the founder of LocalWe, says, "Many of the artisans we promote online depend solely on their craft to pay the bills.
  • Local artisans can be found not only online, but also by visiting local farm markets this holiday season.

Wesdome Establishes At-The-Market Equity Program

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Friday, December 2, 2022

TORONTO, Dec. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. (TSX: WDO) (“Wesdome” or the “Company”) today announces it has established an at-the-market equity program (the “ATM Program”) allowing Wesdome to issue and sell up to $100 million common shares from treasury (the “Common Shares”) to the public from time to time at the Company’s sole discretion and at the prevailing market price. Sales of the Common Shares under the ATM Program will be made pursuant to the terms of an equity distribution agreement (the “Distribution Agreement”) dated December 2, 2022 entered into among the Company and a syndicate of agents including National Bank Financial, BMO Capital Markets and Desjardins Capital Markets (collectively, the “Agents”). The volume and timing of distributions under the ATM Program, if any, will be determined at the Company’s sole discretion, subject to applicable regulatory limitations.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, Dec. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. (TSX: WDO) (Wesdome or the Company) today announces it has established an at-the-market equity program (the ATM Program) allowing Wesdome to issue and sell up to $100 million common shares from treasury (the Common Shares) to the public from time to time at the Companys sole discretion and at the prevailing market price.
  • The Company currently intends to use the net proceeds, if any, from the ATM Program to repay indebtedness, for working capital, and general corporate purposes.
  • Management of the Company will have discretion with respect to the actual use of the net proceeds of the ATM Program.
  • The TSX has conditionally approved the listing of the Common Shares that may be sold under the ATM Program.

FTI Consulting, Inc. Announces $400.0 Million Stock Repurchase Authorization

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Friday, December 2, 2022

WASHINGTON, Dec. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN) today announced that on December 1, 2022, FTI Consultings Board of Directors authorized the additional amount of $400.0 million to repurchase its outstanding shares of common stock under its stock repurchase program.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, Dec. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN) today announced that on December 1, 2022, FTI Consultings Board of Directors authorized the additional amount of $400.0 million to repurchase its outstanding shares of common stock under its stock repurchase program.
  • As of November 30, 2022, FTI Consulting has repurchased approximately 11.3 million shares of its outstanding common stock pursuant to its stock repurchase program at an average price per share of $70.93 for an aggregate cost of approximately $799.0 million.
  • After giving effect to share repurchases through that date and the increased authorization, FTI Consulting has approximately $501.0 million remaining available for common stock repurchases under its program.
  • Under its stock repurchase program, FTI Consulting may repurchase shares of its common stock in open-market purchases or by any other method in accordance with applicable securities laws and other laws, rules and regulations.

Resources Connection, Inc. to Participate in the Sidoti Virtual Investor Conference

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Friday, December 2, 2022

Resources Connection, Inc. (Nasdaq: RGP) (the Company), a global consulting firm, today announced its participation in Sidotis Virtual Investor Conference on Wednesday, December 7, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • Resources Connection, Inc. (Nasdaq: RGP) (the Company), a global consulting firm, today announced its participation in Sidotis Virtual Investor Conference on Wednesday, December 7, 2022.
  • RGP's Chief Executive Officer Kate Duchene , and Chief Financial Officer Jennifer Ryu , are scheduled to present from 4:00-4:30 p.m.
  • A webcast of the presentation will be available live and via replay by visiting the Events section of the Companys website and here .
  • RGP is a global consulting firm helping businesses tackle transformation, change and compliance challenges by supplying the right professional talent and solutions.

Shoals Technologies Group, Inc. Announces Pricing of Upsized Offering of 26,000,000 Shares of Class A Common Stock

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Friday, December 2, 2022

The Company is offering 2,000,000 shares of its Class A common stock, and certain selling stockholders (collectively, the Selling Stockholders), comprising Dean Solon and certain of his affiliates, are offering 24,000,000 shares of the Companys Class A common stock.

Key Points: 
  • The Company is offering 2,000,000 shares of its Class A common stock, and certain selling stockholders (collectively, the Selling Stockholders), comprising Dean Solon and certain of his affiliates, are offering 24,000,000 shares of the Companys Class A common stock.
  • The Company will not receive any of the proceeds from the sale of Class A common stock offered by the Selling Stockholders.
  • The Selling Stockholders also granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 3,900,000 shares of Class A common stock.
  • The Companys Class A common stock is listed on the Nasdaq Global Market under the symbol SHLS.

The Winners of the 34th Huading Awards Have Been Announced: Jesse Plemons Won Best Supporting Actor and Ruth Negga Won Best Supporting Actress

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

The Indian film "Jai Bhim" took home the 34th Huading Award for Best Global Picture, while Canadian director Denis Villeneuve won Best Global Director for "Dune" and American actor Will Smith won Best Global Actor for "King Richard".

Key Points: 
  • The Indian film "Jai Bhim" took home the 34th Huading Award for Best Global Picture, while Canadian director Denis Villeneuve won Best Global Director for "Dune" and American actor Will Smith won Best Global Actor for "King Richard".
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20221201005947/en/
    The winners of the 34th Huading Awards (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The competition for Best Global Actor In a Supporting Role at the 34th Huading Awards was also fierce.
  • Ethiopian-Irish actress Ruth Negga won Best Global Actress In a Supporting Role for her character in "Passing".
  • In addition, the young Italian actor Filippo Scotti won the Best Global New Actor for his role in "The Hand of God".

InventHelp Inventor Develops Modified Boat Hook to Increase Visibility (BEC-229)

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

I thought there could be a better way to increase visibility when using a boat hook," said an inventor, from Norton, Mass., "so I invented the BOAT HOOK WITH LIGHT.

Key Points: 
  • I thought there could be a better way to increase visibility when using a boat hook," said an inventor, from Norton, Mass., "so I invented the BOAT HOOK WITH LIGHT.
  • My design would provide the reach and hook needed at the dock while also offering a clear view."
  • In doing so, it eliminates the need to hold a boat hook in one hand and a flashlight in the other.
  • The invention features a waterproof and adjustable design that is easy to use so it is ideal for boat owners.

Infinix Launches ZERO 5G 2023 Smartphone with Powerful Performance and Storage Upgrades

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

SHANGHAI, Dec. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Infinix today announced the ZERO 5G 2023 smartphone with powerful performance upgrades and massive storage capabilities. The new smartphone leads in its price segment with a MediaTek Dimensity 1080 5G Power Monster Processor chipset and plenty of storage with 256GB and up to 13GB RAM for uninterrupted use and gaming experiences.

Key Points: 
  • Infinix debuts the new 5G ZERO smartphone for powerful next-gen experiences and massive storage upgrades for only $239.
  • SHANGHAI, Dec. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Infinix today announced the ZERO 5G 2023 smartphone with powerful performance upgrades and massive storage capabilities.
  • "Packed with impressive performance and storage capabilities, efficient battery life, beautiful curved design, smooth display and ultra-resolution cameras, the new ZERO 5G 2023 puts power in the hands of consumers."
  • Balanced with its Uni-Curve design, the ZERO 5G 2023 is an eye-catching smartphone with smooth graphics for the ultimate experience.

Infinix Launches ZERO 5G 2023 Smartphone with Powerful Performance and Storage Upgrades

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

SHANGHAI, Dec. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Infinix today announced the ZERO 5G 2023 smartphone with powerful performance upgrades and massive storage capabilities. The new smartphone leads in its price segment with a MediaTek Dimensity 1080 5G Power Monster Processor chipset and plenty of storage with 256GB and up to 13GB RAM for uninterrupted use and gaming experiences.

Key Points: 
  • Infinix debuts the new 5G ZERO smartphone for powerful next-gen experiences and massive storage upgrades for only $239.
  • SHANGHAI, Dec. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Infinix today announced the ZERO 5G 2023 smartphone with powerful performance upgrades and massive storage capabilities.
  • "Packed with impressive performance and storage capabilities, efficient battery life, beautiful curved design, smooth display and ultra-resolution cameras, the new ZERO 5G 2023 puts power in the hands of consumers."
  • Balanced with its Uni-Curve design, the ZERO 5G 2023 is an eye-catching smartphone with smooth graphics for the ultimate experience.

Castor Maritime Inc. Announces the Deliveries of Two Containership Vessels and New $22.5 Million Debt Financing

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

LIMASSOL, Cyprus, Dec. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Castor Maritime Inc. (NASDAQ: CTRM), (Castor, or the Company), a diversified global shipping company, announces the deliveries of two vessels.

Key Points: 
  • LIMASSOL, Cyprus, Dec. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Castor Maritime Inc. (NASDAQ: CTRM), (Castor, or the Company), a diversified global shipping company, announces the deliveries of two vessels.
  • On November 23, and on November 30, 2022, Castor took delivery of M/V Ariana A and M/V Gabriela A, respectively, both of which are 2005 German-built 2700 TEU containership vessels.
  • The Company also announces the closing of a $22.5 million senior term loan facility by two of its container vessel ship-owning subsidiaries, with an Asian financial institution (the $22.5 Million Financing) secured by its two containership vessels.
  • Castor Maritime Inc. is an international provider of shipping transportation services through its ownership of oceangoing cargo vessels.