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Utz Brands to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Financial Results on March 18, 2021

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 9:05pm

Utz Brands, Inc. (NYSE: UTZ) (Utz or the Company), a leading U.S. manufacturer of branded salty snacks, today announced it plans to report its fourth quarter and full year 2020 financial results on Thursday, March 18, 2021, before market open.

Key Points: 
  • Utz Brands, Inc. (NYSE: UTZ) (Utz or the Company), a leading U.S. manufacturer of branded salty snacks, today announced it plans to report its fourth quarter and full year 2020 financial results on Thursday, March 18, 2021, before market open.
  • Please visit the Events & Presentations section of Utzs Investor Relations website at https://investors.utzsnacks.com/ to access the live webcast and presentation.
  • 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.
  • It is possible that the information that Utz posts on social media could be deemed to be material information.

Harpak-ULMA Bolsters Case-Ready Packaging Program

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 8:16pm

Customers seeking to pivot their packaging strategy in response to market changes benefit from more flexible packaging solutions.

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  • Customers seeking to pivot their packaging strategy in response to market changes benefit from more flexible packaging solutions.
  • Case-ready packaging minimizes handling and maximizes fresh foods shelf life by enabling modified atmosphere, vacuum, and active or intelligent packaging techniques.
  • In addition to offering ULMA primary packaging system and comprehensive automation solutions, Harpak-ULMA is the exclusive North American distributor of G. Mondini tray sealers, and RAMA secondary packaging machinery.
  • Harpak-ULMA joined the Rockwell Automation Partner Network in 2018 as part of its initiative to build and deploy smart, connected packaging solutions.

Tennessee: Don’t Let Lawmakers Take Your Wine Choices Away

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:25pm
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  • https://freethegrapes.org
    House Bill 742 and its companion Senate Bill 705 would ban winery shipments to Tennessee residents that move through a fulfillment house.
  • If these bills pass, they will shut off an estimated 60% of winery direct-to-consumer (DTC) shipments to the state.
  • These bills are anti-consumer, anti-free trade, and will reduce state tax collections, said Jeremy Benson, executive director of Free the Grapes!
  • is a national movement of consumers and wineries seeking to expand consumer choice in wine with legal, regulated DTC shipments.

MOD Pizza Continues to Grow During Unprecedented Year

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:30pm

MOD Super-Fast Pizza Holdings, LLC (MOD Pizza, MOD or the Company) today announced 2020 year-end results reflecting significant growth in digital sales, continued expansion of its store base and a deepening of its commitment to make a positive social impact amid an unprecedented year for the restaurant industry.

Key Points: 
  • MOD Super-Fast Pizza Holdings, LLC (MOD Pizza, MOD or the Company) today announced 2020 year-end results reflecting significant growth in digital sales, continued expansion of its store base and a deepening of its commitment to make a positive social impact amid an unprecedented year for the restaurant industry.
  • In April, MOD also introduced curbside pickup, which will remain a permanent option at most MOD locations.
  • MOD Pizza is a purpose-led, people-first brand founded in Seattle in 2008 by serial entrepreneurs Scott and Ally Svenson.
  • The trademarks MOD, MOD Pizza, and the MOD Shield, are owned by MOD Super Fast Pizza, LLC.

Sanderson Farms to Participate in Stephens Virtual Best Ideas Conference

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 4:30pm

Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAFM) today announced that management will participate in the Stephens 2021 Virtual Best Ideas Conference to be held March 10, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAFM) today announced that management will participate in the Stephens 2021 Virtual Best Ideas Conference to be held March 10, 2021.
  • Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this forum will be held in a virtual format only.
  • A link to the broadcast can be found at the investor relations section of the Companys website, www.sandersonfarms.com and a replay will be available for 30 days.
  • Sanderson Farms, Inc. is engaged in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh, frozen and minimally prepared chicken.

Speedway Motorsports Announces Entitlement Partners for Inaugural NASCAR at Circuit of The Americas Race Weekend

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 4:05pm

The first-ever NASCAR at COTA race week is one of the most anticipated events on the revolutionary 2021 NASCAR schedule, said Speedway Motorsports President and CEO Marcus Smith.

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  • The first-ever NASCAR at COTA race week is one of the most anticipated events on the revolutionary 2021 NASCAR schedule, said Speedway Motorsports President and CEO Marcus Smith.
  • These innovative, dynamic companies join us as entitlement partners to introduce NASCAR fans around the world to Circuit of The Americas.
  • Through the partnership, EchoPark receives naming rights to the inaugural event, as well as entitlement for the NASCAR on FOX FS1 broadcast.
  • Bringing NASCAR to Circuit of The Americas is a ground-breaking move by Speedway Motorsports, said Sonic Automotive and EchoPark Automotive President Jeff Dyke.

Casey’s and Feeding America® Join Forces to Help Fight Hunger Across the Heartland

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 3:43pm

Pictured: Michelle Book, CEO of Food Bank of Iowa, and Ena Williams, Chief Operating Officer of Casey's.

Key Points: 
  • Pictured: Michelle Book, CEO of Food Bank of Iowa, and Ena Williams, Chief Operating Officer of Casey's.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    That is why the Feeding America network is proud to partner with Caseys to help provide more meals to communities in need across the heartland.
  • The Feeding America network of food banks is responding every day to help children and families in need.
  • To learn more about how to join Feeding America in the fight against hunger, visit www.feedingamerica.org .

REGO Restaurant Group Unveils New, Contemporary Quiznos Branding in Response to Rising Demand for Differentiated Experiences and Creative Flavor Combinations

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 3:35pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210225005784/en/
    The Quiznos prototype design includes new equipment, including flat-top grills and fryers.
  • The comprehensive brand transformation focuses on consumer preferences for differentiated flavors, a desire to explore new tastes, group dining occasions, and a drive-thru experience geared towards convenience and speed.
  • Rewarding fans through Quiznos loyalty app, Toasty Points, guests can earn and redeem points for free Quiznos menu items at participating locations.
  • For more information, please visit quiznos.com/toastypoints or www.quiznos.com , connect with Quiznos on Facebook or follow on Twitter or Instagram.

The Heinz Website Now Takes 57 Minutes to Load

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 3:25pm

While gatherings may look different than they used to, HEINZ knows theres magic in these special moments and theyre worth waiting for, which is why its introducing the HEINZ Burger Kit.

Key Points: 
  • While gatherings may look different than they used to, HEINZ knows theres magic in these special moments and theyre worth waiting for, which is why its introducing the HEINZ Burger Kit.
  • Fans who are willing to test their patience with 57 minutes of staring at an all-HEINZ red loading screen will have the chance to win a HEINZ Burger Kit, to help unlock the magic of family burger night.
  • HEINZ knows burger night is an opportunity for families to create magical moments together, said Shelly Hayden, brand manager, HEINZ Ketchup.
  • We are excited to equip families with everything they need for a magical family burger night with the HEINZ Burger Kit.