DHX Media Completes Sale of Halifax Animation Studio

HALIFAX, Dec. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – DHX Media (or the “Company”) (TSX: DHX,NASDAQ: DHXM), a global children’s content and brands company, has completed the previously announced sale of its Halifax animation studio. The sale is part of the Company’s ongoing strategic shift to focus and streamline its production operations. DHX Media is headquartered in Halifax. The sale does not include This Hour … Continue reading “DHX Media Completes Sale of Halifax Animation Studio”

Meridian Spreads Warmth this Holiday Season

DETROIT and TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Meridian, a WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) company, is donating $100,000 worth of coats, hats, gloves, and socks to the homeless through local shelters and non-profit organizations in eight Michigan counties: Wayne, Kent, Macomb, Kalamazoo, Genesee, Oakland, Jackson, and Berrien. As part of this initiative to give back, on Dec. 21, Meridian employee volunteers will accompany the Salvation Army Bed and Bread … Continue reading “Meridian Spreads Warmth this Holiday Season”

Air Tanzania Takes Delivery of First Airbus A220 Aircraft Powered by Pratt & Whitney GTF™ Engines

MIRABEL, Quebec, Dec. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) and Air Tanzania celebrated delivery of the airline’s first A220 aircraft powered by Pratt & Whitney GTF™ engines.  Air Tanzania, headquartered in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, will be the first airline based in Africa to operate GTF engines and the A220 aircraft. Pratt & … Continue reading “Air Tanzania Takes Delivery of First Airbus A220 Aircraft Powered by Pratt & Whitney GTF™ Engines”

Paychex Completes Acquisition of Oasis Outsourcing

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Dec. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Paychex, Inc., a leading provider of integrated human capital management solutions for payroll, benefits, human resources, and insurance services, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Oasis Outsourcing Acquisition Corporation (“Oasis”), the nation’s largest privately owned professional employer organization (PEO) and an industry leader in providing human resources … Continue reading “Paychex Completes Acquisition of Oasis Outsourcing”

PepsiCo Announces Leadership Appointments

PURCHASE, N.Y., Dec. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ: PEP) (“PepsiCo”) announced today that Albert P. Carey, Chief Executive Officer, PepsiCo North America, will retire at the end of March 2019 after nearly four decades at PepsiCo. Vivek Sankaran, who currently serves as President and Chief Operating Officer of Frito-Lay North America, will now become its CEO, and Kirk Tanner, who currently serves as President … Continue reading “PepsiCo Announces Leadership Appointments”

LendingTree, Inc. to Acquire ValuePenguin

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Value Holding Inc., the parent company of ValuePenguin.com, a personal finance website that offers consumers objective analysis on a variety of financial topics from insurance to credit cards. “We are thrilled to add ValuePenguin’s talented team and expertise … Continue reading “LendingTree, Inc. to Acquire ValuePenguin”

Sunoco LP Completes the Acquisition of the Refined Products Terminalling Business From American Midstream Partners, LP

DALLAS, Dec. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Sunoco LP (NYSE: SUN) (“Sunoco”) announced today the completion of the previously announced acquisition of the refined products terminalling business from American Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: AMID) for approximately $125 million plus working capital adjustments. Sunoco funded the transaction with cash on hand and amounts available under its revolving credit facility, while continuing to maintain its … Continue reading “Sunoco LP Completes the Acquisition of the Refined Products Terminalling Business From American Midstream Partners, LP”

American Midstream Closes Sale of Refined Products Terminals

HOUSTON, Dec. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — American Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: AMID) (“AMID” or “Partnership”) today announced the closing of its previously announced sale of its refined products terminalling business (the “Refined Products Terminals”) to Sunoco LP, for approximately $125 million in cash. The divestiture of the Refined Products Terminals, located in Caddo Mills, Texas and North Little Rock, Arkansas, is a continuation of … Continue reading “American Midstream Closes Sale of Refined Products Terminals”

ISM Connect to sell Smart Retail Assets to Smith Micro Software for $9.8 million

DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Dec. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMSI) announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of ISM Connect, LLC’s Smart Retail product suite.  The powerful Smart Retail platform enables wireless carriers and retailers to bring interactive demos that deliver consistent, targeted and secure content, including messaging and … Continue reading “ISM Connect to sell Smart Retail Assets to Smith Micro Software for $9.8 million”

Welltower Earns ENERGY STAR Certifications in 2018

TOLEDO, Ohio, Dec. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Welltower Inc. (NYSE:  WELL), has announced that 27 of its buildings have earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ENERGY STAR® certification for superior energy performance in 2018. ENERGY STAR buildings and plants are verified to perform in the top 25 percent of buildings nationwide, based on weather-normalized source energy use that accounts … Continue reading “Welltower Earns ENERGY STAR Certifications in 2018”