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Kraft Heinz Announces Expiration and Expiration Time Results of Cash Tender Offer for Any and All of Certain of its Outstanding Notes

Saturday, June 12, 2021 - 2:00am

Settlement for Notes validly tendered at or prior to the Expiration Time is expected to occur on June 14, 2021, the first business day following the Expiration Time (the Settlement Date).

Key Points: 
  • Settlement for Notes validly tendered at or prior to the Expiration Time is expected to occur on June 14, 2021, the first business day following the Expiration Time (the Settlement Date).
  • Accordingly, all Notes validly tendered and not validly withdrawn at or prior to the Expiration Time have been accepted for purchase.
  • We are driving transformation at The Kraft Heinz Company (Nasdaq: KHC), inspired by our Purpose, Lets Make Life Delicious.
  • We leverage our scale and agility to unleash the full power of Kraft Heinz across a portfolio of six consumer-driven product platforms.

Digital Stethoscope HeartScreen Wins First Place, $70,000 in Chicago Booth’s Global New Venture Challenge

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 7:51pm

The teams hail from Booths three campuses Chicago, London and Hong Kong each of which held a semifinals event.

Key Points: 
  • The teams hail from Booths three campuses Chicago, London and Hong Kong each of which held a semifinals event.
  • The regional winners presented their business plans to a panel of judges and investors in Thursdays global finals.
  • The 2021 GNVC winners are:
    First place ($70,000): HeartScreen // HeartScreen is a subscription-based telemedicine platform that transforms a smartphone into a digital stethoscope that acquires heart sounds in real-time.
  • The GNVC is one of five tracks of the New Venture Challenge, which this year marks its 25th anniversary.

Columbia Care Completes Acquisition of Green Leaf Medical; Cements Market Leading Position in Mid-Atlantic

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 12:37pm

I am pleased to announce the completion of Columbia Cares acquisition of Green Leaf today, well ahead of our originally anticipated close, which secures our position as a national leader and the most scaled operator in the Mid-Atlantic, said Nicholas Vita, CEO of Columbia Care.

Key Points: 
  • I am pleased to announce the completion of Columbia Cares acquisition of Green Leaf today, well ahead of our originally anticipated close, which secures our position as a national leader and the most scaled operator in the Mid-Atlantic, said Nicholas Vita, CEO of Columbia Care.
  • Green Leafs proprietary gLeaf brand, cultivation and production scale, and outstanding reputation and culture are exceptional complements to the Columbia Care operational footprint in these key markets.
  • We are thrilled to welcome the Green Leaf team, led by Philip Goldberg and Kevin Goldberg, to the Columbia Care family and will strive to ensure the continued growth and customer focus that Green Leaf is known for through a thoughtful and deliberate integration.
  • After searching for the right home for our company, people and communities, it was clear that there was one organization that shared our vision and priorities Columbia Care.

Utz Brands, Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 9:15pm

Utz Brands, Inc. (NYSE:UTZ) (Utz or the Company), a leading U.S. manufacturer, marketer and distributor of high-quality, branded snacking products, today announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of approximately $0.05 per share on the Companys Class A Common Stock.

Key Points: 
  • Utz Brands, Inc. (NYSE:UTZ) (Utz or the Company), a leading U.S. manufacturer, marketer and distributor of high-quality, branded snacking products, today announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of approximately $0.05 per share on the Companys Class A Common Stock.
  • The cash dividend will be funded by cash distributions made by Utz Brands Holdings, LLC (Utz Brands Holdings) to Utz and the other holders of Utz Brands Holdings common units on a pro-rata basis.
  • Utz Brands, Inc. (NYSE: UTZ) manufactures a diverse portfolio of savory snacks through popular brands including Utz, ON THE BORDER Chips & Dips, Golden Flake, Zapps, Good Health, Boulder Canyon, Hawaiian Brand, and TORTIYAHS!, among others.
  • Based in Hanover, Pennsylvania, Utz operates fifteen facilities located in Pennsylvania, Alabama, Arizona, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan and Washington.

Colgate Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 9:35pm

The Board of Directors of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.45 per common share, payable on August 16, 2021 to shareholders of record as of July 21, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • The Board of Directors of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.45 per common share, payable on August 16, 2021 to shareholders of record as of July 21, 2021.
  • The Company has paid uninterrupted dividends on its common stock since 1895.
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company is a caring, innovative growth company reimagining a healthier future for all people, their pets and our planet.
  • For more information about Colgates global business and how the Company is building a future to smile about, visit www.colgatepalmolive.com .

Keysight Technologies Launches New B2B eCommerce Site

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 4:50pm

Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS), a leading technology company that delivers advanced design and validation solutions to help accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world, announced it has expanded its B2B eCommerce site in the Americas to include customers in 26 EU countries* and the UK to simplify the buying process for many of Keysights most popular solutions.

Key Points: 
  • Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS), a leading technology company that delivers advanced design and validation solutions to help accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world, announced it has expanded its B2B eCommerce site in the Americas to include customers in 26 EU countries* and the UK to simplify the buying process for many of Keysights most popular solutions.
  • Keysight is committed to providing its customers access to the channel of their choice.
  • Keysights B2B eCommerce site will offer the companys most popular products and solutions including the newly launched Smart Bench Essentials family comprised of:
    Keysight delivers advanced design and validation solutions that help accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world.
  • For more information about Keysight Technologies (NYSE: KEYS), visit us at www.keysight.com .

Personal Lubricants Market Report 2021 - Global Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts to 2026 with Durex, BioFilm, Church & Dwight, LifeStyles Healthcare, and Reckitt Benckiser Dominating - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 3:47pm

The "Personal Lubricants Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 - 2026)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Personal Lubricants Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 - 2026)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The personal lubricants (lube) market studied was anticipated to grow with a CAGR of nearly 8.6% during the forecast period.
  • The contagious coronavirus is having a potential economic impact and implications on most of the sectors including the personal lubricants market.
  • Some of the companies which are currently dominating the market are Durex Inc., BioFilm Inc., Church & Dwight Co. Inc., LifeStyles Healthcare Pte Ltd, and Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC.

Generation Hemp, Inc. to Present at the USA CBD Expo in Atlanta, Georgia on Friday, June 11

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 2:00pm

Generation Hemp, Inc., a Dallas/Fort Worth based midstream hemp company (OTCQB: GENH) today announced that the Company will attend the USA CBD Expo in Atlanta, Georgia on Friday, June 11 thru Sunday, June 13.

Key Points: 
  • Generation Hemp, Inc., a Dallas/Fort Worth based midstream hemp company (OTCQB: GENH) today announced that the Company will attend the USA CBD Expo in Atlanta, Georgia on Friday, June 11 thru Sunday, June 13.
  • The 3-day exhibition is the nations largest CBD and hemp event, including 500 of the industrys largest brands ( https://usacbdexpo.com/tickets/ ).
  • Gary C. Evans, Chairman and CEO of Generation Hemp, Inc., will present at the exhibitions Networking Event on Friday afternoon, June 11 at approximately 6:15pm EDT.
  • At the event, the Company will review and discuss the launch of its new industrial animal bedding division derived from hemp fiber.

Back-to-School U.S. Retail Sales Expected to Grow 5.5%* Compared to Last Year, According to Mastercard SpendingPulse

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 2:01pm

Apparel is expected to grow 78.2% YOY / 11.3% YO2Y.

Key Points: 
  • Apparel is expected to grow 78.2% YOY / 11.3% YO2Y.
  • Building on Ongoing Retail Momentum:
    The anticipated back-to-school sales growth is a continuation of ongoing retail sales momentum, with May marking the eighth consecutive month of Total Retail Sales growth*.
  • According to Mastercard SpendingPulse, U.S. retail sales excluding automotive and gasoline, increased 12.2% year-over-year in May, and 10.2% compared to May 2019.
  • Online sales in May grew 1.1% and 94.8% respectively, compared to the same periods.

Valor Compounding Pharmacy™ Will Be Featured During a Streaming Event on Bloomberg

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 3:00pm

Men and women's health are two of our most prominent focus areas," says Rick Niemi , President and CEO of Valor Compounding Pharmacy.

Key Points: 
  • Men and women's health are two of our most prominent focus areas," says Rick Niemi , President and CEO of Valor Compounding Pharmacy.
  • Valor Compounding Pharmacy is making it easy for patients to take charge of their health and commit to making their wellness a priority.
  • "Traditional medications are usually a blanket treatment option," says Christine Stephanos , Vice President and Chief Pharmacy Officer of Valor Compounding Pharmacy.
  • Valor Compounding Pharmacy is excited to be featured during this live streaming event with the global brand Bloomberg International.