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2014-09-10 08:33:42

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International Paper Company (NYSE: IP) announced the election of Ray G. Young to its board of directors effective October 1, 2014. Mr. Young, age 52, has been the senior vice president and chief financial officer of Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) since 2010. Prior to joining ADM, Young served as vice president of international operations in China at General Motors Company (GM), as well as executive vice president and chief financial...

2014-09-10 08:27:12

NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Top designers will explore the latest developments in architecture, from experimental architecture to American and international modernism, at the upcoming Innovation Conference presented by McGraw Hill Construction's Architectural Record. The 12(th) annual event will be held Thursday, October 9 at McGraw Hill Financial headquarters, 1221 Avenue of the Americas in Manhattan. Themed "Breakthrough: Design at the Intersection of Art, Science...

2014-09-10 08:23:37

CLEVELAND, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) announced today that it has successfully negotiated an amendment with the banking group party to its revolving credit facility to allow for the Company to proceed at its discretion with the previously announced share buyback program. Lourenco Goncalves, Cliffs Chairman, President and CEO, stated, "We are very pleased that our banking partners have worked with us so that we now have the flexibility...

2014-09-09 23:09:28

New agreement provides enhanced flexibility; extends debt maturity to 2019 Lafayette, LA (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Schumacher Group (SG) today announced that it recently raised $120 million in senior credit facilities. The transaction was led by GE Capital, Healthcare Financial Services. GE Capital Markets and Fifth Third Bank acted as Joint Lead Arrangers and Joint Book Runners. The new facilities include a $40 million five-year revolving credit facility and an $80 million five-year...

2014-09-09 23:05:03

Company Uses Mirror Concept to Tell Complex, B2B Story with Two Words Chesterbrook, PA (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 One of the world’s largest providers of pharmaceutical sourcing and distribution services has launched its first-ever comprehensive advertising campaign. AmerisourceBergen’s new campaign graphically illustrates how the company’s diverse range of expertise and skills complement each other to create a strong, dynamic and unified brand. In addition to sourcing and...

2014-09-09 20:26:10

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: DLR), a leading global provider of data center and colocation solutions, announced today the formation of a $187.6 million joint venture between an affiliate of Digital Realty and an affiliate of Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT, Inc. ("GCEAR"). Digital Realty contributed to the joint venture, which was formed on September 9, 2014, an approximately 132,280 square foot Turn-Key Flex® data center in...

2014-09-09 20:21:32

LONDON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:US Commercial Refrigeration Equipment study Markethttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2114701/US-Commercial-Refrigeration-Equipment-study-Market.html US demand to rise 3% annually through 2018US demand for commercial refrigeration equipment is expected to increase 3.0 percent per year through 2018 to $10.7 billion. Advances are driven by general factors such as an improving capital investment...

2014-09-09 16:27:35

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) ("KapStone") today announced Matthew Kaplan, President and Chief Operating Officer, sold 350,000 common shares of the Company. Mr. Kaplan is selling the shares to generate liquidity to meet some near-term obligations. The sale represents approximately 10 percent of Kaplan's individual interest in KapStone, which, post sale, exceeds 3,000,000 shares. About the Company Headquartered...

2014-09-09 16:22:27

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC Pink: PATCA) today issued WARN Act notices at the Corridor G mining complex located near Danville, West Virginia. The Corridor G complex, which includes the Hobet 21 Mine and Beth Station preparation plant, employs 360 people and produced 2.3 million tons of thermal coal in 2013. Pursuant to the WARN Act, the Company today gave 60-day notice of potential layoffs to all employees that could be affected. "The...

2014-09-09 16:22:24

CLEVELAND, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) today announced that it has appointed John T. Baldwin to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Lourenco Goncalves, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cliffs stated, "John is a highly experienced and respected executive who represents an outstanding addition to our Board of Directors. He brings decades of operational experience, deep strategic capabilities, and overall...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'