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Today at Amazon Accelerate: Amazon Launches New Local Selling Capabilities to Help Small Businesses Grow by Reaching More Customers in Their Area

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:00pm

Today at the Accelerate 2021 conference, Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced Amazon Local Selling, a new set of services that enables local, regional, and national retailers to start or expand their Amazon businesses by offering both in-store pickup and fast delivery to local customers.

Key Points: 
  • Today at the Accelerate 2021 conference, Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced Amazon Local Selling, a new set of services that enables local, regional, and national retailers to start or expand their Amazon businesses by offering both in-store pickup and fast delivery to local customers.
  • When making an order, customers can select in-store pickup and receive a notification when it is ready that day.
  • Sellers who are interested in joining Local Selling can apply at sell.amazon.com/local as the program expands this year and during 2022.
  • Amazon sellers have created an estimated 1.8 million U.S. jobs managing, operating, and supporting their Amazon-related businesses.

First Horizon Foundation commits $1 million for the creation of the Big River Park, a conservation effort along the Mississippi River

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 4:06pm

This critical portion of the Mississippi River waterfront is currently subdivided into multiple ownerships.

Key Points: 
  • This critical portion of the Mississippi River waterfront is currently subdivided into multiple ownerships.
  • Big River Crossing opened five years ago on October 22, 2016, as the country's longest active bike-pedestrian rail bridge.
  • First Horizon Foundation was an early partner in the bridge's establishment, which has since welcomed over one million visitors across the Mississippi River.
  • The Big River Strategic Initiative (BRSI) is a collection of projects activating and celebrating the Mississippi River and its surrounding landscape.

Alterra Mountain Company & Dakine Unveil Exclusive Ikon Pass Collection

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:45pm

Further expanding their four-year partnership, Alterra Mountain Company and Dakine are launching an exclusive, limited Ikon Pass collection.

Key Points: 
  • Further expanding their four-year partnership, Alterra Mountain Company and Dakine are launching an exclusive, limited Ikon Pass collection.
  • This collection marks the very first Ikon Pass gloves and snow backpack collection created for the Ikon Pass community and adventure enthusiasts in North America.
  • Dakine and Alterra Mountain Company share a fundamental goal to help skiers and snowboarders have another best day on the mountain.
  • To promote the launch of this new product collaboration, Dakine is giving away multiple Ikon Pass branded packs and gloves, Dakine gear, plus free lift tickets to select Alterra Mountain Company destinations.

Trulieve Expands Access to Medical Cannabis in Jacksonville with Opening of Sixth Area Location

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

The location is Trulieve's 102nd in the state of Florida and was formerly branded as Harvest House of Cannabis.

Key Points: 
  • The location is Trulieve's 102nd in the state of Florida and was formerly branded as Harvest House of Cannabis.
  • As part of the company's mission to expand access for patients statewide, Trulieve will continue opening stores throughout Florida as the registry and patient demand grows.
  • This dispensary joins the Company's 101 medical marijuana dispensaries statewide, including five additional locations in greater Jacksonville.
  • Trulieve invites the Jacksonville community to join in celebrating the reopening of this dispensary with all-day deals and swag giveaways.

True Terpenes' Science Advisory Board Chair Publishes Findings on Novel Extraction Technique

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

"The True Terpenes Science Advisory Board is constantly seeking to learn more about terpenes and their therapeutic potential, while exploring methods in which we can reduce waste and impact on our environment," said Dr. Russo.

Key Points: 
  • "The True Terpenes Science Advisory Board is constantly seeking to learn more about terpenes and their therapeutic potential, while exploring methods in which we can reduce waste and impact on our environment," said Dr. Russo.
  • True Terpenes leads the industry in safety and compliance, and methods like Kryo-Kief demonstrate the company's forward-thinking approach to aromatic extraction.
  • Novel Solventless Extraction Technique to Preserve Cannabinoid and Terpenoid Profiles of Fresh Cannabis Inflorescence.
  • True Terpenes, a fully owned subsidiary of True Companies, is the industry-leading producer of effects-based, GMP/ISO/FSSC-certified terpenes and terpenoids blends.

YETI Holdings, Inc. Announces Reporting Date for Third Quarter Fiscal 2021 Financial Results

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

YETI Holdings, Inc. (YETI) (NYSE: YETI) today announced that it plans to report its third quarter fiscal year 2021 financial results on Thursday, November 11, 2021, before the market opens.

Key Points: 
  • YETI Holdings, Inc. (YETI) (NYSE: YETI) today announced that it plans to report its third quarter fiscal year 2021 financial results on Thursday, November 11, 2021, before the market opens.
  • ET to discuss its financial results.
  • A recorded replay of the call will be available shortly after the conclusion of the call and remain available until November 25, 2021.
  • Headquartered in Austin, Texas, YETI is a global designer, retailer, and distributor of innovative outdoor products.

RTC Broadband (A Highline Company) Expands Fiber Internet to Pueblo West

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 7:31pm

Pueblo West Metropolitan District (PWMD), announces an agreement with RTC Broadband, a subsidiary of Highline, a nationwide Fiber-to-the-Home fiber Internet service provider.

Key Points: 
  • Pueblo West Metropolitan District (PWMD), announces an agreement with RTC Broadband, a subsidiary of Highline, a nationwide Fiber-to-the-Home fiber Internet service provider.
  • We have worked closely with Pueblo West for several years on how we can collaborate on broadband deployment, commented Deb Rand, CEO of Highline South/West Region and RTC Broadband.
  • As a special district form of government, Pueblo West exists to provide services in an unincorporated portion of Pueblo County.
  • Highline acquired Rye Telephone, RTC Broadband and SPT Broadband of Colorado in August 2021, and the brand name that will continue is Highline.

Toll Brothers Announces Newest Luxury Home Community in Wake Forest

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 6:56pm

Residents ofToll Brothers at Holding Village will enjoy access to the nature-made 15-acre Holding Lake located within the community, as well as the shops and parks of downtown Wake Forest nearby.

Key Points: 
  • Residents ofToll Brothers at Holding Village will enjoy access to the nature-made 15-acre Holding Lake located within the community, as well as the shops and parks of downtown Wake Forest nearby.
  • In addition,Wake Forest hosts several wonderful community events and festivals such as a farmers market, Meet in the Street, Art After Hours,HerbFest, andmore.
  • Toll Brothers at Holding Village offers the very best of luxury living in an ideal location with beautiful, brand new home designs, said DavidE.Kelly, Division President of Toll Brothers inRaleigh.
  • Toll Brothers, Inc., a FORTUNE 500 Company, is the nation's leading builder of luxury homes.

Gannan video series 2 -- Formerly impoverished village becomes tourism hotspot

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 6:00pm

BEIJING, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A video released by China.org.cn shows that Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture has become known for its clean villages and beautiful landscapes, and its rural residents have been able to start a new, more prosperous chapter in life.

Key Points: 
  • BEIJING, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A video released by China.org.cn shows that Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture has become known for its clean villages and beautiful landscapes, and its rural residents have been able to start a new, more prosperous chapter in life.
  • A video series covering best poverty alleviation and rural development practices known as "Building a Better Life: Best Practices from China's Gannan" was unveiled at the 2021 International Seminar on Global Poverty Reduction Partnerships in Beijing on Oct. 19.
  • This video shows that from modern animal husbandry to the opportunities that it provides for recreation and relaxation, Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture has become known for its clean villages and beautiful landscapes and its rural residents have been able to start a new, more prosperous chapter in life.
  • View original content to download multimedia: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/gannan-video-series-2----former...

Trulieve Announces Reopening of Dispensary in Lehigh Acres

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 5:37pm

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Trulieve Cannabis Corp. (CSE: TRUL) (OTCQX: TCNNF) ("Trulieve" or "the Company"), the largest multi-state operator (MSO) in the United States, today announced the reopening of a dispensary inLehigh Acres, Florida.

Key Points: 
  • TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Trulieve Cannabis Corp. (CSE: TRUL) (OTCQX: TCNNF) ("Trulieve" or "the Company"), the largest multi-state operator (MSO) in the United States, today announced the reopening of a dispensary inLehigh Acres, Florida.
  • This Lehigh Acres location joins the Company's 100 medical marijuana dispensaries statewide, including several in nearby Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, and Englewood.
  • Trulieve invites the Lehigh Acres community to join in celebrating the reopening of this dispensary with all-day deals and swag giveaways.
  • All patients will be eligible for a 25% in-store discount at the new Lehigh Acres dispensary on opening day, and all first-time Trulieve customers will receive a 50% new customer discount, both at Lehigh Acres and across the state.