Convenience store

Alimentation Couche-Tard to Host Conference Call

Saturday, January 16, 2021 - 6:59pm

LAVAL, QC, Jan. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. (the "Company") (TSX: ATD.A) (TSX: ATD.B) will host a conference call with analysts to discuss the Company's strategic goals and the opportunities it sees for operational partnerships with Carrefour SA going forward.

Key Points: 
  • LAVAL, QC, Jan. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. (the "Company") (TSX: ATD.A) (TSX: ATD.B) will host a conference call with analysts to discuss the Company's strategic goals and the opportunities it sees for operational partnerships with Carrefour SA going forward.
  • Webcast: A live webcast of the call can be accessed from the Investor Relations section of Couche-Tard's website at https://corpo.couche-tard.com/en/investor-relations/corporate-presentati... .
  • In the United States, it is the largest independent convenience store operator in terms of the number of company-operated stores.
  • For more information on Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. or to consult its quarterly Consolidated Financial Statements and Management Discussion and Analysis, please visit: https://corpo.couchetard.com .

First National Bank Partners with PAI and Royal Farms to Enhance Market Presence in Its Mid-Atlantic Region

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 4:30pm

Corporation (NYSE: FNB), Payment Alliance International (PAI) and Royal Farms have announced a new partnership agreement deploying more than 190 FNB-branded PAI ATMs in 93 Royal Farms convenience stores throughout Maryland and in the Baltimore and Washington, D.C., metropolitan areas.

Key Points: 
  • Corporation (NYSE: FNB), Payment Alliance International (PAI) and Royal Farms have announced a new partnership agreement deploying more than 190 FNB-branded PAI ATMs in 93 Royal Farms convenience stores throughout Maryland and in the Baltimore and Washington, D.C., metropolitan areas.
  • This partnership allows First National Bank to increase its physical ATM presence to better meet the current and future financial needs of its client base," said Jeffery B. Keith, Chief Operations Officer for PAI.
  • We appreciate the opportunity to work with FNB and PAI in providing convenient banking access to our guests."
  • Since 1959, Royal Farms has been satisfying the mid-Atlantic area's hunger for real fresh food served real fast.

McGill University and Alimentation Couche-Tard launch unique laboratory store to propel retail industry and customers into the future

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 10:43pm

All Couche-Tard stores, including this lab, follow public health guidelines and enforce thorough hygiene and sanitation procedures to protect employees and customers.

Key Points: 
  • All Couche-Tard stores, including this lab, follow public health guidelines and enforce thorough hygiene and sanitation procedures to protect employees and customers.
  • "We are excited to welcome one of Canada's largest retailers, Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., as the first industry partner of our lab to help shape the future of retail during this pivotal moment in history."
  • Using an app, customers can unlock the door to walk into the Connect section, pick up items and leave.
  • In the United States, it is the largest independent convenience store operator in terms of the number of company-operated stores.

Colgate Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 9:35pm

The Board of Directors of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.44 per common share, payable on February 16, 2021, to shareholders of record on January 25, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • The Board of Directors of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.44 per common share, payable on February 16, 2021, to shareholders of record on January 25, 2021.
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company is a caring, innovative growth company reimagining a healthier future for all people, their pets and our planet.
  • Colgate seeks to deliver sustainable, profitable growth and superior shareholder returns and to provide Colgate people with an innovative and inclusive work environment.
  • Colgate does this by developing and selling products globally that make peoples lives healthier and more enjoyable and by embracing its sustainability, diversity, equity and inclusion and social responsibility strategies across the organization.

Earth Fare Coming to Shoppes of St. Johns Parkway

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 5:30pm

Earth Fare and commercial real estate owner and developer Sleiman Enterprises today announced the opening of Earth Fares newest location at the Shoppes of St. Johns Parkway in St. Johns in the second quarter of 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Earth Fare and commercial real estate owner and developer Sleiman Enterprises today announced the opening of Earth Fares newest location at the Shoppes of St. Johns Parkway in St. Johns in the second quarter of 2021.
  • Earth Fare and its current seventeen stores along the eastern and southeastern United States are known for making healthy food available in their communities.
  • The 24,144 square-foot space will anchor the Shoppes of St. Johns Parkway in St. Johns County, one of the fastest growing counties in the United States.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210114005853/en/
    Earth Fare's new store at Shoppes of St. Johns Parkway will open in the second quarter of 2021 in Saint Johns, FL.

ICSC Names Valerie Richardson as Chief Operating Officer

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) announced today that veteran retail and real estate industry executive, Valerie Richardson will join the organization as Chief Operating Officer.

Key Points: 
  • The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) announced today that veteran retail and real estate industry executive, Valerie Richardson will join the organization as Chief Operating Officer.
  • Reporting directly to president and CEO, Tom McGee, Richardson will oversee day-to-day administrative and operational functions of ICSC focusing on membership and volunteer engagement and ICSCs portfolio of programs and services.
  • Valerie is an experienced senior leader, well known and respected by our members, with extensive, broad-based industry knowledge, stated Tom McGee, ICSC president and CEO.
  • The retail real estate industry is at a pivotal point, and as the premier organization serving it, ICSC must continue to transform.

Perfect Corp. Reveals Innovative New Direct-to-Consumer 360° Beauty Tech Solutions at CES 2021

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 2:00pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210114005547/en/
    Perfect Corp. reveals innovative new direct-to-consumer 360 beauty tech solutions at CES 2021 (Photo: Business Wire)
    Patented AgileFace Face Tracking.
  • At Perfect Corp. we are always innovating and we are so excited to showcase our newest beauty tech innovations at CES 2021!
  • Contact us to learn more about Perfect Corp.s advanced beauty tech solutions and find the service thats right for you.
  • To discover expert beauty tech insights and unlock powerful ROI secrets, read Perfect Corp.s Complete Guide to Beauty Tech .

Service Properties Trust Announces Quarterly Dividend on Common Shares

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 1:00pm

Service Properties Trust (Nasdaq: SVC) today announced a regular quarterly cash distribution on its common shares of $0.01 per common share ($0.04 per share per year).

Key Points: 
  • Service Properties Trust (Nasdaq: SVC) today announced a regular quarterly cash distribution on its common shares of $0.01 per common share ($0.04 per share per year).
  • Service Properties Trust is a real estate investment trust which owns a diverse portfolio of hotels and net lease service and necessity-based retail properties across the United States and in Puerto Rico and Canada.
  • For example, this press release states that SVCs dividend rate will be $0.01/share per quarter or $0.04/share per year.
  • A Maryland Real Estate Investment Trust with transferable shares of beneficial interest listed on the Nasdaq.

APG Expands its Soma Family of Entry Level Cash Drawers Releasing the Arlo Product Line for Retail and Hospitality Environments

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 8:00am

This product line extends the company's family of general application solutions for retail, hospitality, grocery, and convenience stores.

Key Points: 
  • This product line extends the company's family of general application solutions for retail, hospitality, grocery, and convenience stores.
  • "The development of the new Arlo product provided the opportunity to reevaluate the needs of the market and our product families," stated Bob Stone, Global VP of Product at APG.
  • "The Arlo product line provides customers a cost-effective, all-steel solution designed for low transaction environments.
  • As a member of the new Soma product family, the Arlo cash drawer provides a low cost of ownership for light cash use environments.

FLEETCOR and TravelCenters of America Renew Comdata Payment Acceptance Agreement

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 9:10pm

FLEETCOR Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FLT), a leading global business payments company, today announced it has renewed an agreement under which TravelCenters of America Inc. (TA) will continue accepting FLEETCORs Comdata fleet card at its TA, TA Express and Petro branded travel centers.

Key Points: 
  • FLEETCOR Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FLT), a leading global business payments company, today announced it has renewed an agreement under which TravelCenters of America Inc. (TA) will continue accepting FLEETCORs Comdata fleet card at its TA, TA Express and Petro branded travel centers.
  • We are delighted to have agreed to an early renewal of our Comdata trucking card acceptance agreement with TA, said FLEETCOR CEO Ron Clarke.
  • Adding Fuelman and FleetWide card acceptance at TA, TA Express and Petro branded travel centers nationwide enhances the convenience of those programs, said Alexey Gavrilenya, Group President of North America Fuel at FLEETCOR.
  • FLEETCOR serves businesses, partners and merchants in North America, Latin America, Europe, and Asia Pacific.