Online Retail

Maven Files 8KA Related to 2016, 2017, and 2018 Audits Prior to Acquisition of Say Media, Inc.

Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 12:21am

Today Maven (OTCQB: MVEN) filed with the SEC the 8KA related to the acquisition of Say Media, Inc., the second of five acquisitions completed by the company in the past two years.

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  • Today Maven (OTCQB: MVEN) filed with the SEC the 8KA related to the acquisition of Say Media, Inc., the second of five acquisitions completed by the company in the past two years.
  • This filing is part of the process of working through all historical filings, which the company expects to complete this summer.
  • It should be noted that the 8KA contains as exhibits the financial statements for Say Media, Inc. on a stand-alone basis for the 2017 and 2016 audits as well as the nine months ending September 2018.
  • All statements in those reports, including discussions of liquidity and capital resources, are in regard to Say Media at that time prior to the acquisition by Maven.

Rent-A-Center, Inc. Announces Executive Leadership Changes to Further Position Company for Long-Term Success

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 9:15pm

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (the "Company" or "Rent-A-Center") (NASDAQ/NGS: RCII) today announced executive leadership changes to further position the Company for long-term success.

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  • Rent-A-Center, Inc. (the "Company" or "Rent-A-Center") (NASDAQ/NGS: RCII) today announced executive leadership changes to further position the Company for long-term success.
  • The organizational changes we are announcing today support our strategy to expand each of our businesses and further position Rent-A-Center for long-term success.
  • Jason Hogg is joining the Company on June 22nd as Executive Vice President, Preferred Lease.
  • In addition, Bryan Pechersky joined the Company on June 1st as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary.

Amazon Air Expands Aircraft Fleet

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 9:01pm

These aircraft will join Amazons existing fleet of 70 aircraft to bring its total network to over 80 aircraft.

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  • These aircraft will join Amazons existing fleet of 70 aircraft to bring its total network to over 80 aircraft.
  • Amazon Air is critical to ensuring fast delivery for our customers both in the current environment we are facing, and beyond, said Sarah Rhoads, Vice President of Amazon Global Air.
  • Our combined experience in the industry and access to a fleet of 767 cargo aircraft make us an ideal partner to support the growth of Amazon Airs fleet.
  • Amazon will open new Regional Air Hubs at Lakeland Linder International Airport in Florida later this summer and at San Bernardino International Airport next year, along with the central Amazon Air Hub at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport in 2021.

COVID-19 Shield From Maguire Products Installs in Seconds Without Tools and Unrolls to Fit Any Desk, Workspace, or Dinner Seating

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 4:05pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200603005634/en/
    Jordan Defense Shield against COVID-19 installs in seconds in offices, schools, or retail areas, and it is just as easily uninstalled for relocation.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    The patent-pending Jordan Defense Shield from Maguire Products, Inc. ships as a compact roll with rods attached at either end of the plastic roll.
  • The flexible plastic for the Jordan Defense Shield is made of PET polyester, which is recycled around the world.
  • MAGUIRE PRODUCTS, INC., headquartered in Aston, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., is a global supplier of equipment to the plastics industry.

Clothing Stores Face Falling Sales During COVID-19 Crisis - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 4:00pm

US retail sales in clothing stores fell by over 50% in March 2020 versus the previous year.

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  • US retail sales in clothing stores fell by over 50% in March 2020 versus the previous year.
  • As a result, it is likely that more clothing stores will turn to off price retailers like TJX, Ross Stores and B.J.
  • Once clothing stores reopen, many customers will be wary of entering stores and may continue to prefer to shop online.
  • To see the full article and a list of related reports on the market, visit "Clothing Stores Face Falling Sales During COVID-19 Crisis"
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Global Online Retail Industry Guide (2014 to 2023) - Featuring Amazon, Apple & Zalando Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 3:03pm

Global Online Retail industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: sector size (value 2014-18, and forecast to 2023).

Key Points: 
  • Global Online Retail industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: sector size (value 2014-18, and forecast to 2023).
  • Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the global online retail sector.
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the global online retail sector?
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the global online retail sector

Natural Product Sales up Significantly Compared to Last Year, Both Pre-COVID-19 and During the Pandemic, New IRI and SPINS Research Reveals

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 2:08pm

Trips per buyer for natural products versus one year ago grew a dramatic 27% for e-commerce while exhibiting slow or negative growth among other channels.

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  • Trips per buyer for natural products versus one year ago grew a dramatic 27% for e-commerce while exhibiting slow or negative growth among other channels.
  • True Believers and Enlightened Environmentalists represent 22% of shoppers but 44% of natural product sales.
  • For example, sales of private-label vitamins and minerals jumped 1,286% compared to a year ago, as compared to 41% total category growth.
  • IRI and SPINS will host a webinar, Supporting Natural Products Consumers Through COVID-19 and Beyond on Tuesday, June 9, at 1 p.m. CT.

Industry Guide on the Online Retail Global Group of Eight (G8) - 2014 to 2023 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 10:46am

The "Online Retail Global Group of Eight (G8) Industry Guide 2014-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Online Retail Global Group of Eight (G8) Industry Guide 2014-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The G8 Online Retail industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: sector size (value 2014-18, and forecast to 2023).
  • Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the G8 online retail sector.
  • The G8 countries contributed $6,26,071.1 million in 2018 to the global online retail industry, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.7% between 2014 and 2018.