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POTTERY BARN LAUNCHES “POTTERY BARN RENEWED”

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 11:51pm

Pottery Barn , a member of the Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE: WSM) portfolio of brands, together with The Renewal Workshop , the leading provider of circular solutions for apparel and textile brands, today unveils Pottery Barn Renewed.

Key Points: 
  • Pottery Barn , a member of the Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE: WSM) portfolio of brands, together with The Renewal Workshop , the leading provider of circular solutions for apparel and textile brands, today unveils Pottery Barn Renewed.
  • Pottery Barn Renewed extends the life of the brands imperfect and returned items, helping to keep them out of landfills.
  • The launch of Pottery Barn Renewed builds on the promise of exceptional quality and unparalleled value Pottery Barn has delivered for more than 70 years.
  • Pottery Barn now offers products for all life stages and every room in the home through Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Bed and Bath, Pottery Barn Kids, and Pottery Barn Teen.

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of MGIC Investment Corporation’s Operating Subsidiaries

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 9:27pm

AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings of a- of operating subsidiaries of MGIC Investment Corporation.

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  • AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings of a- of operating subsidiaries of MGIC Investment Corporation.
  • The operating subsidiaries are Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation, MGIC Indemnity Corporation, MGIC Assurance Corporation and MGIC Reinsurance Corporation of Wisconsin (collectively referred to as MGIC).
  • For additional information regarding the use and limitations of Credit Rating opinions, please view Guide to Bests Credit Ratings .
  • For information on the proper media use of Bests Credit Ratings and AM Best press releases, please view Guide for Media - Proper Use of Bests Credit Ratings and AM Best Rating Action Press Releases .

Denbury Successfully Completes Financial Restructuring

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 7:00pm

PLANO, Texas, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Denbury Inc. (NYSE: DEN) (Denbury or the Company) today announced that it has successfully completed its financial restructuring and emerged from Chapter 11.

Key Points: 
  • PLANO, Texas, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Denbury Inc. (NYSE: DEN) (Denbury or the Company) today announced that it has successfully completed its financial restructuring and emerged from Chapter 11.
  • Having quickly and efficiently completed our restructuring process, Denbury is now a stronger company with the financial flexibility to continue building on our unique CO2 EOR focused strategy for many years to come.
  • I would also like to thank our creditors for their confidence in Denbury, which enabled us to quickly and efficiently complete this financial restructuring process.
  • Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as legal counsel to Denbury, Evercore Inc. is acting as financial advisor and Alvarez & Marsal is serving as restructuring advisor.

Booz Allen Hamilton to Host Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter Fiscal 2021 Results on Friday, October 30, 2020

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 5:31pm

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE: BAH), the parent company of management and technology consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton, will host a conference call at 8 a.m. EDT on Friday, October 30, 2020, to discuss the financial results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2021 (ending September 30, 2020).

Key Points: 
  • Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE: BAH), the parent company of management and technology consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton, will host a conference call at 8 a.m. EDT on Friday, October 30, 2020, to discuss the financial results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2021 (ending September 30, 2020).
  • Analysts and institutional investors may participate on the call by dialing (877) 375-9141 International: +1 (253) 237-1151, using the passcode 3758657.
  • The conference call will be webcast simultaneously to the public through a link on the investor relations section of the Booz Allen Hamilton website at investors.boozallen.com .
  • For more than 100 years, business, government, and military leaders have turned to Booz Allen Hamilton to solve their most complex problems.

Cushman & Wakefield Arranges $126.6M Sale of 1.2 MSF Industrial Park in Atlanta

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 3:30pm

Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK) has arranged the $126.6 million sale of Gwinnett Commons, a 1.2 million-square-foot light industrial park located in Atlantas I-85 Northeast corridor.

Key Points: 
  • Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK) has arranged the $126.6 million sale of Gwinnett Commons, a 1.2 million-square-foot light industrial park located in Atlantas I-85 Northeast corridor.
  • Brian Linnihan and Mike Ryan of Cushman & Wakefield secured acquisition financing on behalf of the buyer, CIP Real Estate .
  • Gwinnett Commons offered an opportunity to acquire 13 premier last-mile buildings in the largest and most institutionally-owned industrial submarket in the Southeast.
  • Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest real estate services firms with approximately 53,000 employees in 400 offices and 60 countries.

Cushing® Asset Management and Swank Capital Announce a Constituent Change to The Cushing® 30 MLP Index

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 2:02pm

DALLAS, Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Cushing Asset Management,LP, and Swank Capital,LLC, announce an upcoming interim change to the constituents of TheCushing30 MLP Index (the "Index").

Key Points: 
  • DALLAS, Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Cushing Asset Management,LP, and Swank Capital,LLC, announce an upcoming interim change to the constituents of TheCushing30 MLP Index (the "Index").
  • Constituents of the Index are selected by using a formula-based proprietary valuation model developed by Cushing Asset Management,LP to rank Midstream Companies for potential inclusion in the Index.
  • Cushing Asset Management, LP ("Cushing"), a subsidiary of Swank Capital, LLC, is an SEC-registered investment adviser headquartered in Dallas, Texas.
  • Cushing is also dedicated to serving the needs of MLP and energy income investors by sponsoring a variety of industry benchmarks, including The Cushing MLP Market Cap Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CMCI) and The Cushing MLP High Income Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPY).

Centric Brands Announces Confirmation of Plan of Reorganization

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 12:30pm

Centric Brands Inc. (OTCBB: CTRCQ) (the Company), a leading lifestyle brands collective, announced today that the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York issued a ruling confirming the Companys Plan of Reorganization (the Plan).

Key Points: 
  • Centric Brands Inc. (OTCBB: CTRCQ) (the Company), a leading lifestyle brands collective, announced today that the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York issued a ruling confirming the Companys Plan of Reorganization (the Plan).
  • Centric Brands expects to emerge as a private company, under the supportive ownership of its current lenders led by Blackstone, Ares, and HPS.
  • Ropes & Gray LLP, PJT Partners, Inc., and Alvarez & Marsal served as legal, financial, and restructuring advisor to Centric Brands.
  • Centric Brands has unparalleled expertise in product design, development and sourcing, retail and digital commerce, marketing, and brand building.

Walmart Canada awards scholarships to exceptional associates across Canada

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 12:00pm

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 18, 2020 /CNW/ -Walmart Canada announced today the 73 recipients of the Walmart Canada Associate Scholarship.

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  • MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 18, 2020 /CNW/ -Walmart Canada announced today the 73 recipients of the Walmart Canada Associate Scholarship.
  • This annual initiative awards $2,000 to stand-out Walmart associates or their dependents to put towards their first year of post-secondary education.
  • Walmart Canada has a variety of education programs available to associates including AdvancED an education assistance program providing learning opportunities for Walmart Associates and their eligible family members and tuition subsides depending on the associate's position.
  • Walmart Canada also supports associates' continued learning, available through Walmart's education resources at the Walmart Academy store, home office and online learning opportunities.

NPD Presents Intimate Apparel Retail Performance Awards at CURVE Connect

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 8:05am

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The NPD Group's fashion apparel division presented retail performance awards for the intimate apparel industry during CURVE Connect , on Thursday, September 17, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The NPD Group's fashion apparel division presented retail performance awards for the intimate apparel industry during CURVE Connect , on Thursday, September 17, 2020.
  • Awards were given to top performing intimate apparel brands in key bra segments during the 12 months ending June 2020, according to dollar sales from NPD's Retail Tracking Service and NPD's Checkout E-commerce tracking service.
  • "NPD is thrilled to recognize the brands leading the way in helping to drive the intimate apparel industry forward by providing the benefits consumers need and want."
  • NPD offers data, industry expertise, and prescriptive analytics to help our clients grow their businesses in a changing world.

JLL reaches milestone of providing over 1 million meals* to Feeding America®

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 8:54pm

CaterCares was created in 2016 by JLL employee Lori Mabardi, Senior Director, ESG Research & Strategy, to mobilize corporate America in the fight against hunger.

Key Points: 
  • CaterCares was created in 2016 by JLL employee Lori Mabardi, Senior Director, ESG Research & Strategy, to mobilize corporate America in the fight against hunger.
  • As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Feeding America estimates that 54 million people including 18 million children might face food insecurity in the U.S. this year.
  • "We're so appreciative that JLL has reached this landmark number," said Catherine Davis, Chief Marketing Officer at Feeding America.
  • JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management.