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Kohl’s Sends Letter to Shareholders Featuring a Q&A with CEO Michelle Gass and CFO Jill Timm

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 1:30pm

The letter features the transcript of a question-and-answer session with Kohls CEO Michelle Gass and CFO Jill Timm.

Key Points: 
  • The letter features the transcript of a question-and-answer session with Kohls CEO Michelle Gass and CFO Jill Timm.
  • Kohls shareholders of record as of the close of business on March 24, 2021 will be entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting.
  • In the coming months and years, you will see a whole new Kohls, especially as our Sephora partnership rolls out.
  • Our Board has acted decisively to help me and my management team put Kohls on an accelerated growth trajectory.

Investor Group Highlights Egregious Executive Compensation at Kohl’s

Monday, March 29, 2021 - 1:30pm

2020 compensation for Kohls CEO was the highest earned by a Kohls executive in 15 years, despite the fact that 2020 financial performance was the worst by far over that time period.

Key Points: 
  • 2020 compensation for Kohls CEO was the highest earned by a Kohls executive in 15 years, despite the fact that 2020 financial performance was the worst by far over that time period.
  • From 2011 to 2019, Kohls paid its top five executives more than $278 million in total compensation.
  • In light of this misalignment of pay with performance, shareholders deserve an answer to one simple question:
    How Could the Kohls Board Approve Such Outrageous Executive Compensation for Deteriorating Results?
  • Shareholders rely on boards to design and implement executive compensation programs which provide appropriate alignment and long-term incentives to help drive sustainable value creation.

Middleby Announces Senior Management Promotions

Friday, February 19, 2021 - 12:00pm

The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ: MIDD) today announced promotions expanding the executive team.

Key Points: 
  • The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ: MIDD) today announced promotions expanding the executive team.
  • James K. Pool III and Steve Spittle have been named officers of Middleby.
  • Korey Kohl has been appointed to lead the Middleby Beverage Group and Najib Maalouf to lead the Middleby Residential Kitchen Equipment Group.
  • Among the greatest Middleby attributes and leading our competitive advantage is the strength and dedication of our talented people.

Warm Your Heart This Spring with Kohl’s Cares Newest Collection, Featuring Author and Illustrator Nancy Tillman

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 - 1:00pm

Kohls (NYSE: KSS) wants to warm families hearts this spring with its latest Kohls Cares collection, featuring beautiful stories and coordinating plush from author and illustrator, Nancy Tillman.

Key Points: 
  • Kohls (NYSE: KSS) wants to warm families hearts this spring with its latest Kohls Cares collection, featuring beautiful stories and coordinating plush from author and illustrator, Nancy Tillman.
  • The books and plush featured in the newest Kohls Cares collection, priced at just $5 each, are available now for a limited time while supplies last on Kohls.com and at all Kohls stores nationwide.
  • Kohls is committed to inspiring and empowering families to lead fulfilled lives by delivering everyday wellness for families.
  • Since 2000, Kohls Cares cause merchandise program has raised nearly $375 million to fund community initiatives that support the health of families nationwide.

Lygos and High Beauty Sign Agreement to Co-Develop and Commercialize Cosmetic Products Containing Rare Cannabinoids

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 1:05pm

High Beauty will work with Lygos CBx to accelerate the formulation and commercialization of co-branded cosmetic products based upon a wide range of high-quality, pure and naturally derived cannabinoids.

Key Points: 
  • High Beauty will work with Lygos CBx to accelerate the formulation and commercialization of co-branded cosmetic products based upon a wide range of high-quality, pure and naturally derived cannabinoids.
  • High Beauty sells its products through its organic online presence and at many of the leading beauty retailers, including Macys , Kohls , Douglas , Shoppers Drug Mart , The Shopping Choice , and Lookfantastic .
  • This partnership with the High Beauty team is a huge step forward in the beauty & cosmetic market for the Lygos CBx business.
  • Lygos, Lygos CBx, and the Lygos logo are trademarks of Lygos, Inc. High is a registered trademark of High Beauty, Inc. Any other brands may be trademarks of their respective holders.

Kohl’s Offers Customers Great Gifts at an Incredible Value and a Safe, Convenient Shopping Experience This Holiday

Monday, October 12, 2020 - 1:00pm

Customers are already looking to Kohls for their holiday shopping needs, and in September, Kohls saw an increase in Kohls.com searches for slippers, cozy, stocking stuffers, and matching family pajamas, among others.

Key Points: 
  • Customers are already looking to Kohls for their holiday shopping needs, and in September, Kohls saw an increase in Kohls.com searches for slippers, cozy, stocking stuffers, and matching family pajamas, among others.
  • New at Kohls This Holiday: Kohls continues to evolve and elevate its brand portfolio and is giving customers even more products to get excited about this holiday.
  • Kohls Cash - A Value Only Found At Kohls: Kohls is giving customers a little more for their wallet this holiday with Kohls Cash a value found only at Kohls and opportunities to earn throughout the season.
  • Kohls Card - Delivering the Deepest Value: Kohls Card is perfect for customers looking to maximize their savings with exclusive discounts that can be combined with Kohls great sale prices and special offers.

Joolies Launches in Whole Foods Southern Pacific

Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 2:43pm

When you see the Joolies boxes added to the existing dates and dried fruit set, it's impossible to miss that fresh pop of color," said Joolies Co-Founder, Greg Willsey.

Key Points: 
  • When you see the Joolies boxes added to the existing dates and dried fruit set, it's impossible to miss that fresh pop of color," said Joolies Co-Founder, Greg Willsey.
  • Whole Foods is known for seeking out the finest organic foods available and like Joolies, maintains the strictest of quality standards in the industry, and has an unshakeable commitment to sustainable agriculture.
  • Joolies organic medjool dates are single-origin and harvested fresh from their family farm in the Coachella Valley, California.
  • Given our focus on 'fresh from our farm', and the Southern Pacific region being our home turf, this feels like the perfect way to start before expanding our distribution with Whole Foods nationally," added Joolies Co-Founder David Kohl.

Joolies Announces New Glyphosate Free Certification By The Detox Project

Monday, August 26, 2019 - 1:40pm

This award acknowledges that neither Joolies' 500-acre date palm ranch, nor its products contain the world's most used herbicide, glyphosate.

Key Points: 
  • This award acknowledges that neither Joolies' 500-acre date palm ranch, nor its products contain the world's most used herbicide, glyphosate.
  • David Kohl, Co-Founder of Joolies and owner of Kohl Family Farm, insists that Glyphosate Residue Free certification is imperative as chemicals and pesticides are widespread across the food chain.
  • "Joolies is extremely proud to have received the Glyphosate Residue Free Certification," added Kohl.
  • The Detox Project is a research and certification platform that encourages transparency in the food and supplement industries on the subject of toxic chemicals.

Terri and Jerry Kohl donate $7 million to Huntington Hospital to help drive new cardiac center

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 9:56pm

PASADENA, Calif., Aug. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Huntington Hospital announced today that local philanthropists, Terri and Jerry Kohl have made a gift of $7 million to support the expansion of its new Huntington Heart and Vascular Center.

Key Points: 
  • PASADENA, Calif., Aug. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Huntington Hospital announced today that local philanthropists, Terri and Jerry Kohl have made a gift of $7 million to support the expansion of its new Huntington Heart and Vascular Center.
  • "Terri and Jerry Kohl have been longtime supporters of Huntington Hospital," said Jane Haderlein, Senior Vice President, Philanthropy and Public Relations, Huntington Hospital.
  • The Kohls are particularly aware of the importance of high-quality heart care, given that three of their family members (including Jerry) have received heart-related services at Huntington Hospital.
  • For more information about philanthropy at Huntington Hospital, please visit: https://giving.huntingtonhospital.com/where-to-give
    Huntington Hospital, www.huntingtonhospital.org , is a 619-bed not-for-profit hospital in Pasadena, California.

Traffic Jams Marketing Associate to Speak at Glenview Special Interest Group Meeting

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 8:00am

GLENVIEW, Ill., June 5, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- A marketing associate from Traffic Jams will speak about social media at a June 6 networking meeting for the Children's Business Group, a Glenview Chamber of Commerce special interest group.

Key Points: 
  • GLENVIEW, Ill., June 5, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- A marketing associate from Traffic Jams will speak about social media at a June 6 networking meeting for the Children's Business Group, a Glenview Chamber of Commerce special interest group.
  • Don Rask of Traffic Jams will discuss the best ways to leverage social media to form connections and promote brand awareness in the community.
  • The meeting will take place from noon to 1 p.m. at the Kohl Children's Museum in Glenview.
  • For more information about the Children's Business Group meeting, visit the Glenview Chamber of Commerce website .