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2014-08-18 08:28:37

CINCINNATI, and BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) and Vitacost.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: VITC), a leading online retailer of healthy living products, today announced the successful completion of Kroger's tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of common stock of Vitacost.com for $8.00 per share in cash. The tender offer expired at 5:00 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time, on August 15, 2014. Kroger expects to complete the acquisition of the...

2014-06-26 20:22:19

Over 200 Participants, Celebrity Guests 'Pedal the Plaza' For a Cause LISLE, Ill., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthy Ones, the makers of lean, lower sodium and heart healthy deli meats, along with retail partner Jewel-Osco, contributed $10,000 to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) today following their "Pedal the Plaza" event in downtown Chicago. The open-to-all, high-energy experience was part of Healthy Ones' "You Can" campaign that empowered consumers to make easy,...

2014-04-26 20:20:51

CINCINNATI, April 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) said today it has recalled Private Selection Chocolate Hazelnut Mascarpone Ice Cream sold at the Kroger family of stores in 31 states and Private Selection Caramel Hazelnut Fudge Truffle Ice Cream sold at the Kroger family of stores in 15 states because the products may contain egg not listed on the label. People who are allergic to egg could have a severe reaction if they consume this product. For consumers who...

2014-04-22 12:26:00

ReThink: Why Housing Matters Initiative Launches Contest to Underscore the Importance of Public Housing For Individuals, Families, and Communities Nationwide CHESHIRE, Conn., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Public housing provides homes and services for approximately 2.2 million people in the U.S.; however, the need is much greater than that. Given current economic and federal budget conditions, public housing availability continues to decrease, while the need for it continues to...

2014-02-28 23:23:14

Stores across the Southwest to help MDA families with the sale of Make a Muscle Mobiles. Phoenix (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Albertsons supermarkets across the Southwest will team up with the Muscular Dystrophy Association this March to raise over $200,000 through the 2014 pin-up mobile campaign. Throughout the month of March, Albertsons stores throughout New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, El Paso, Texas and Durango, Colo. will participate in the in-store pin-up mobile campaign that...

2014-02-20 16:27:40

FIRST MOVE BEYOND NORTH AMERICA WILL BRING JOE FRESH FASHIONS TO THE MIDDLE EAST, NORTH AFRICA, EUROPE AND SOUTH KOREA NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Loblaw Companies Limited ("Loblaw," TSX:L) and its affiliates, the owners of Joe Fresh(®), today announced the signing of three separate partnership agreements that bring the brand into 23 new countries. The agreements cover key growth markets in the Middle East, North Africa, Europe and South Korea. The partnerships...

2013-08-08 23:22:59

Business Finance Store raised over $100k for Florida tutoring center A Jewel of Wisdom. Santa Ana, CA (PRWEB) August 08, 2013 A tutoring center known as A Jewel of Wisdom recently contacted the California-based Business Finance Store to ask for help finding the right financing. In turn, the Business Finance Store secured nearly $100,000 to help the Florida-based learning center further fund their proficiency training operation. A Jewel of Wisdom focuses on improving skills in language,...

Word of the Day
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'