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Dollar General Corporation Announces Pricing of $1.5 Billion of Senior Notes

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 11:52pm

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) (Dollar General or the Company) today announced the pricing of an offering (the Offering) of $1.0 billion of its 3.500% Senior Notes due 2030 (the 2030 Notes) and $500.0 million of its 4.125% Senior Notes due 2050 (the 2050 Notes and, together with the 2030 Notes, the Notes).

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  • Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) (Dollar General or the Company) today announced the pricing of an offering (the Offering) of $1.0 billion of its 3.500% Senior Notes due 2030 (the 2030 Notes) and $500.0 million of its 4.125% Senior Notes due 2050 (the 2050 Notes and, together with the 2030 Notes, the Notes).
  • The 2050 Notes will pay interest at a rate of 4.125% per annum and mature on April 3, 2050.
  • Dollar General will pay interest on the Notes semi-annually on April 3 and October 3 of each year, commencing October 3, 2020.
  • Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 years.

Pura Naturals Set to Launch Sponge Cleaning Products Infused With Known Anti-Viral Material Recognized in Preparedness Against COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 3:35pm

Pura Naturals Inc. (OTCPINK: PNAT) (Pura or the Company), makers of eco-friendly earth-conscious cleaning products, today announced that it is now able to load the Companys soap infused cleaning sponges with lactic acid, a known anti-viral material.

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  • Pura Naturals Inc. (OTCPINK: PNAT) (Pura or the Company), makers of eco-friendly earth-conscious cleaning products, today announced that it is now able to load the Companys soap infused cleaning sponges with lactic acid, a known anti-viral material.
  • Pura Naturals has successfully included a registered chemical in our proprietary soap infused technology.
  • Pura Naturals manufactures cleaning products that absorb grease and grime like a magnet.
  • Pura Naturals products are sold online through Amazon and Homedepot.com, and in stores at Ace Hardware, True Value Hardware, Menards, and other retailers nationwide.

Global Antiseptic & Disinfectant Products Market Projected to Grow with a CAGR of 7% from 2020 to 2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 12:40pm

The "Global Antiseptic and Disinfectant Products Market 2020-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Global Antiseptic and Disinfectant Products Market 2020-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The publisher has been monitoring the global antiseptic and disinfectant products market and it is poised to grow by USD 3.48 bn during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of 7% during the forecast period.
  • The report on the global antiseptic and disinfectant products market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • In addition, growing consumer interest in eco-friendly green hand sanitizers is anticipated to boost the growth of the global antiseptic and disinfectant products market as well.

MEDIA ALERT: B-roll Footage: ServiceMaster cleaning professionals discuss/demo DEEP CLEANING methods to break the chain of infection and stop COVID-19

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 12:30pm

What goes into properly disinfecting the spaces where people work, learn, play and pray?

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  • What goes into properly disinfecting the spaces where people work, learn, play and pray?
  • As the coronavirus pandemic rolls out across the country, the term deep cleaning is taking on new meaning.
  • Skilled professionals who manage healthcare facilities, schools, sports arenas, churches and offices office buildings are faced with the monumental task of breaking the chain of COVID-19 infection and helping businesses return to normalcy.
  • Includes video footage of cleaning techniques, personal protective equipment (PPE) and specialized products for disinfecting surfaces
    Pete Duncanson, Director of Commercial Operations for ServiceMaster Restore and past chairman of the board at Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification
    In business 60+ years; a leader in healthcare cleaning, infection prevention and commercial cleaning
    More than 1,900 locations nationwide; 250+ locations trained in the cleaning of healthcare facilities
    Our processes and products meet or exceed standards set by CDC, APIC, AHE, OSHA, EPA, and FDA
    View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200401005115/en/

Astute's Self-Service Chatbot Complies with Digital Accessibility Guidelines

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 12:30pm

Now, it will be easier for consumers with disabilities to access information through digital self-service interactions or chat with a live agent.

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  • Now, it will be easier for consumers with disabilities to access information through digital self-service interactions or chat with a live agent.
  • In the same way that a wheelchair ramp makes buildings accessible for people with mobility issues, digital accessibility standards make online content available to all users, including those with disabilities.
  • By taking action to make their chatbot compliant, they share a common mission with ilumino: Everyone deserves an equal digital experience.
  • ilumino is an accessibility services and advocacy firm founded to light the path to digital accessibility compliance.

Anti-fatigue Mat Market 2019-2023 | Focus on Healthy Work Environment to Boost Growth | Technavio

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 7:45am

Our anti-fatigue mat market report covers the following areas:

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  • Our anti-fatigue mat market report covers the following areas:
    This study identifies growing online sales of flooring products to residential users as one of the prime reasons driving the anti-fatigue mat market growth during the next few years.
  • We provide a detailed analysis of around 25 vendors operating in the Anti-fatigue Mat Market, including some of the vendors such as 3M, Justrite, Mountville Mills, Smart Step Flooring, Unifirst, and Wearwell.
  • Backed with competitive intelligence and benchmarking, our research reports on the Anti-fatigue Mat Market are designed to provide entry support, customer profile and M&As as well as go-to-market strategy support.
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Gel Mattresses Market 2019-2023 | Highly Developed Retail Industry to Boost Growth | Technavio

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 2:00am

Our gel mattresses market report covers the following areas:

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  • Our gel mattresses market report covers the following areas:
    This study identifies growing demand for eco-friendly mattresses as one of the prime reasons driving the gel mattresses market growth during the next few years.
  • We provide a detailed analysis of around 25 vendors operating in the Gel Mattresses Market, including some of the vendors such as Corsicana Mattress, Kingsdown, Serta Simmons Bedding, Spring Air International, and Tempur Sealy International.
  • Backed with competitive intelligence and benchmarking, our research reports on the Gel Mattresses Market are designed to provide entry support, customer profile and M&As as well as go-to-market strategy support.
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Essential Properties Realty Trust, Inc. Announces Change of Location of Annual Meeting of Stockholders to be Held on April 30, 2020

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 9:40pm

As previously announced, the annual meeting will be held on Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time.

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  • As previously announced, the annual meeting will be held on Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • After completion of your registration by the Registration Deadline, further instructions, including a unique link to access the Annual Meeting and vote during the meeting, will be emailed to you.
  • Further information regarding this change to the location of the annual meeting can be found in the proxy supplement filed by the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 31, 2020.
  • Essential Properties Realty Trust, Inc. is an internally managed REIT that acquires, owns and manages primarily single-tenant properties that are net leased on a long-term basis to companies operating service-oriented or experience-based businesses.

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. Extends Temporary Store Closures

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 10:00pm

We have made the decision to keep our stores in North America closed for an additional two weeks and we will continue to pay our store associates for their scheduled time and provide benefits through these two weeks of extended closures, just as we have since March 18 when the store closures first came into effect.

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  • We have made the decision to keep our stores in North America closed for an additional two weeks and we will continue to pay our store associates for their scheduled time and provide benefits through these two weeks of extended closures, just as we have since March 18 when the store closures first came into effect.
  • Associates in the companys distribution centers are continuing operations to support our e-commerce business so customers can continue to shop online.
  • Such forward-looking statements include statements relating to our plans for reopening stores and our plans to continue to operate our e-commerce sites.
  • In 2017, we acquired Outward, Inc., a 3-D imaging and augmented reality platform for the home furnishings and dcor industry.

Penumbra Brands Adds Tenured Wireless Executive as Growth Leader for Mobile Device Accessories Company

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 12:13am

Penumbra Brands , a leading mobile device accessories and technology company, today announced the appointment of Kevin Cundiff as Chief Growth Officer.

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  • Penumbra Brands , a leading mobile device accessories and technology company, today announced the appointment of Kevin Cundiff as Chief Growth Officer.
  • He will also focus on client relationships, data-driven analysis, team member growth, execution and the overall development of the business.
  • During a time of great uncertainty, I felt it was important to take a progressive stance and hire a Chief Growth Officer, said Gentry Jensen, CEO for Penumbra Brands.
  • Earlier, Mr. Cundiff helped T-Mobile build multiple wireless dealers into national brands, leading to organic growth and acquisitions.