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Essential Spice Products Hit the Shelves at BJ’s Wholesale Throughout the United States

Friday, June 18, 2021 - 4:53pm

Having launched its eCommerce platform in November 2020, Essential Spice has now announced a deal with BJs Wholesale which will put its products on shelves nationwide.

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  • Having launched its eCommerce platform in November 2020, Essential Spice has now announced a deal with BJs Wholesale which will put its products on shelves nationwide.
  • Its partner farms think of Essential Spice as family, and each item sold has its own unique origin story.
  • To learn more about Essential Spices products and mission, check out its website or stop by your local BJs Wholesale.
  • Essential Spice works with individual farmers and source locations to find the best quality products and deliver them to your door or be within arms reach at wholesale department stores such as BJs Wholesale efficiently and sustainably.

In Wake of Albertville Tragedy, National Compassion Fund and Mueller Water Products Establish Survivors’ Fund

Friday, June 18, 2021 - 12:39pm

ATLANTA, June 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the National Compassion Fund, a subsidiary of the National Center for Victims of Crime, announced the launch of the Albertville Survivors Fund with support from GoFundMe and Mueller Water Products.

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  • ATLANTA, June 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the National Compassion Fund, a subsidiary of the National Center for Victims of Crime, announced the launch of the Albertville Survivors Fund with support from GoFundMe and Mueller Water Products.
  • The National Compassion Fund will manage the distribution of the funds in partnership with GoFundMe, which will facilitate the collection of the donations.
  • Lives were forever changed by this senseless act of violence, and we grieve along with the Albertville community, said Jeff Dion, executive chairman of the National Compassion Fund.
  • Checks can be made payable to the National Compassion Fund Albertville Survivors Fund and sent to:
    The Mueller family is in mourning today, and there are difficult days still ahead.

Perma-Fix Announces New Therma-Fix Gen³, Third Generation Vacuum Thermal Desorption System to Treat Problematic Waste Streams

Friday, June 18, 2021 - 1:00pm

Therma-Fix Gen3 heats low level waste (LLW) and mixed low-level waste (MLLW) to remove organics and recollects organics and mercury as condensate.

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  • Therma-Fix Gen3 heats low level waste (LLW) and mixed low-level waste (MLLW) to remove organics and recollects organics and mercury as condensate.
  • The electrically heated batch oven system has an operating range of up to 1,400 F and utilizes a tray system to permit discreet segregation of customer waste.
  • This first-in-kind system utilizes a unique vacuum thermal desorption technology and represents an important milestone for Perma-Fix as it expands the capacity of the system for a variety of problematic waste streams.
  • Drawing on Perma-Fixs many years of technological advancements and desorption-specific waste processing experience, the ThermafixGen3 system provides more efficient and cost-effective waste treatment for existing and future clients.

Gray Television Forms New Sports and Entertainment Revenue Group

Friday, June 18, 2021 - 11:55am

ATLANTA, June 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gray Television, Inc. (Gray) (NYSE: GTN) has formed a new sales and sponsorship entity called Gray Sports + Entertainment Sales to represent the companys internal content production portfolio to brands and advertising agencies.

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  • ATLANTA, June 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gray Television, Inc. (Gray) (NYSE: GTN) has formed a new sales and sponsorship entity called Gray Sports + Entertainment Sales to represent the companys internal content production portfolio to brands and advertising agencies.
  • Gray Sports + Entertainment Sales is led by Bill Lancaster, currently Vice President of Sales for both Raycom Sports and RTM Studios.
  • One of the great strengths of Gray Television is the passionate communities we represent through the broad array of content we produce and distribute across many different platforms said Pat LaPlatney, President and Co-CEO of Gray Television.
  • Gray Television, headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, is the largest owner of top-rated local television stations and digital assets in the United States.

Femasys Inc. Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

Friday, June 18, 2021 - 1:00am

ATLANTA, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Femasys Inc., a biomedical company focused on transforming women's healthcare by developing novel solutions and next-generation advancements providing significant clinical impact to address severely underserved areas, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 2,650,000 shares of its common stock at a public price of $13.00 per share.

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  • ATLANTA, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Femasys Inc., a biomedical company focused on transforming women's healthcare by developing novel solutions and next-generation advancements providing significant clinical impact to address severely underserved areas, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 2,650,000 shares of its common stock at a public price of $13.00 per share.
  • The gross proceeds to Femasys from the offering, before deducting the underwriting discounts and commissions and offering expenses, are expected to be $34.45 million.
  • In addition, Femasys has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase an additional 397,500 shares of its common stock at the initial public offering price, less the underwriting discounts and commissions.
  • Femasys has also developed a novel technology platform for tissuesampling intended to be marketed alongside our other women-specific medical products in the physicians officesetting.

Atlanticus Announces Full Redemption of 5.875% Convertible Senior Notes due 2035

Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 9:15pm

ATLANTA, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Atlanticus Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: ATLC) (Atlanticus, the Company, we, our or us), a technology-enabled financial services company, today announced that it has provided notice of redemption of all $16.5 million aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 5.875% convertible senior notes due 2035.

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  • ATLANTA, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Atlanticus Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: ATLC) (Atlanticus, the Company, we, our or us), a technology-enabled financial services company, today announced that it has provided notice of redemption of all $16.5 million aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 5.875% convertible senior notes due 2035.
  • The notes are redeemable at a cash redemption price equal to 100% of the principal amount of the notes outstanding.
  • Holders of the notes have the right to convert the notes called for redemption no later than 5:00 p.m., E.T.
  • This press release contains forward-looking statements that reflect the Company's current views with respect to, among other things, its plans to redeem its 5.875% convertible senior notes due 2035.

Intelligent Systems Announces Conference Participation

Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 4:26pm

NORCROSS, Ga., June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Intelligent Systems Corporation [NYSE:INS], the leading provider of innovative credit technology solutions and processing services to the financial technology and services market, announced today that Chief Executive Officer, Leland Strange, and Chief Financial Officer, Matt White, will present at the Sidoti 2021 Virtual Investor Conference June 23, 2021, at 10:45 a.m.

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  • NORCROSS, Ga., June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Intelligent Systems Corporation [NYSE:INS], the leading provider of innovative credit technology solutions and processing services to the financial technology and services market, announced today that Chief Executive Officer, Leland Strange, and Chief Financial Officer, Matt White, will present at the Sidoti 2021 Virtual Investor Conference June 23, 2021, at 10:45 a.m.
  • This presentation will be webcast and available at the following link:
    For over thirty-five years, Intelligent Systems Corporation [NYSE: INS] has identified, created, operated and grown technology companies.
  • CoreCard provides prepaid and credit card processing services using its proprietary software solutions that it also licenses to others.
  • Further information is available on the companys website at www.intelsys.com or by calling the company at 770-381-2900.

273 farmers have been trained in precision agriculture to enhance productivity and sustainability

Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 2:06pm

SAN JOS, Costa Rica, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 273 Costa Rican producers were trained in precision agriculture techniques by providing them with knowledge and technological tools to improve the productivity and environmental sustainability of their lands; as well as facilitating access to local markets in Costa Rica.

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  • SAN JOS, Costa Rica, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 273 Costa Rican producers were trained in precision agriculture techniques by providing them with knowledge and technological tools to improve the productivity and environmental sustainability of their lands; as well as facilitating access to local markets in Costa Rica.
  • Students and teachers have also been trained on agricultural topics in local schools.
  • "The Walmart Foundations focus on investing in sustainable production and market access for small producers aligns really well with Earth Universitys core capabilities.
  • The University prepares leaders with ethical values to contribute to sustainable development and building a more prosperous and fair society.

“Georgia on My Mind”

Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 1:15pm

Atlanta, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On June 22, the Georgia House Democratic Caucus will embark upon a statewidesummertour visiting 23 cities.

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  • Atlanta, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On June 22, the Georgia House Democratic Caucus will embark upon a statewidesummertour visiting 23 cities.
  • The tour will provide the citizens of Georgia an opportunity to openly engage and share their thoughts about the upcoming redistricting process with members of the Georgia House Democratic Caucus.
  • In addition, the Caucus leadership team will meet with community organizations to discuss ways to involve more Georgia citizens in the redistricting process with the Georgia House Democratic Caucus.
  • Please contact the Georgia House Democratic Caucus for tour dates, locations, and times at: nekeidra@gahousedems.com

Rubicon’s Smart City Technology Now Available to Procure on the Sourcewell Cooperative Purchasing Program

Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 1:45pm

New York, NY, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rubicon , a software platform that provides smart waste and recycling solutions for businesses and governments worldwide, announced today that the companys smart city technology suite, RUBICONSmartCity , is now available to purchase through the Sourcewell Cooperative Purchasing Program .

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  • New York, NY, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rubicon , a software platform that provides smart waste and recycling solutions for businesses and governments worldwide, announced today that the companys smart city technology suite, RUBICONSmartCity , is now available to purchase through the Sourcewell Cooperative Purchasing Program .
  • Sourcewell is the leading cooperative purchasing organization in the United States, said Conor Riffle, Vice President of Smart Cities at Rubicon.
  • We are pleased to now offer Rubicons smart city technology platform through the Sourcewell cooperative purchasing program, said Nick Trout, Supplier Development Administrator at Sourcewell.
  • Sourcewell is a self-sustaining government organization offering a cooperative purchasing program with more than 400 competitively solicited contracts to government, education, and nonprofit entities throughout North America.