$ESND (Essendant Inc.)

$ESND {{ '2016-08-17T18:28:14+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$ESND said that Tim Connolly, COO, will be leaving the company, effective September 2, 2016 to pursue other opportunities. As part of the organizational changes, there will not be a replacement for the COO role. Keith Dougherty will join the company as SVP of Merchandising, Inventory & Pricing. Mr. Dougherty comes to $ESND from US Foods.

$AMZN {{ '2018-01-18T15:01:32+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN has chosen 20 metropolitan areas as proposed locations for HQ2, its second headquarters. These are Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, Miami, Montgomery County, Nashville, Newark, New York City, Northern Virginia, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Raleigh, Toronto and Washington DC.

$AMZN {{ '2018-01-18T15:01:17+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN reviewed 238 proposals from across the US, Canada, and Mexico to host HQ2, its second headquarters in North America. The company has chosen 20 metropolitan areas for the next phase of the process. $AMZN expects to make a decision in 2018. The company plans to invest over $5Bil and create as many as 50,000 jobs at HQ2.

$AAPL {{ '2018-01-18T12:47:28+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Spurred by the Republican tax reform, $AAPL said it would increase its direct contribution to the US economy to over $350Bil over the next five years. The tech giant expects to invest over $30Bil in capital expenditures in the US during this period and create over 20,000 jobs through hiring at existing campuses and opening a new one.

$AMZN {{ '2018-01-17T19:47:26+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN said Amazon Music Unlimited will become available in Australia and New Zealand starting February 1, giving users access to a catalogue of more than 45MM songs and hundreds of playlists and personalised stations. New subscribers can sign up for a free 90-day trial of Amazon Music Unlimited for a limited time.

$WRK {{ '2018-01-17T18:04:33+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$WRK has named James Armstrong as Vice President, Investor Relations. Most recently, Armstrong covered the paper, packaging and building materials industry through his own investment research firm. Prior to this, he was Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Vertical Research Partners.

$INFO {{ '2018-01-16T20:28:30+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

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$AMZN {{ '2018-01-16T15:26:43+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Amazon Web Services, Inc., an $AMZN company, announced that Comcast Cable has selected AWS as its preferred public cloud infrastructure provider. Comcast Cable will expand its use of AWS by migrating material workloads and building new applications on AWS.

$AMZN {{ '2018-01-10T15:44:31+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN announced the Virtual Dash Button Service (VDBS), an SDK that allows third parties to offer virtual Dash Buttons on their screened devices. Virtual Dash Buttons are shortcuts that allow Prime members to quickly find and reorder products from a selection of millions of eligible products.

$AMZN {{ '2018-01-10T15:44:18+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN has added device makers including HP, Kenmore, 3M’s Filtrete brand, Epson, and Blustream to its Dash Replenishment program. Dash Replenishment enables smart, connected devices to measure supply consumption through inputs, including infrared and other sensor arrays. It then signals an automatic reorder of supplies before they run out.

$AMZN {{ '2018-01-10T14:30:13+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN said more than 300,000 US-based small and medium-sized businesses joined the Amazon Marketplace in 2017 and SMBs on $AMZN sold billions of items to customers around the world. Half of the items sold on $AMZN are from SMBs, many of whom choose to use Fulfillment by Amazon. In 2017, FBA shipped billions of items for SMBs worldwide.

$VVV {{ '2018-01-09T13:57:44+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$VVV, a producer of automotive lubricants, has appointed Brad Patrick as Chief People and Communications Officer. Patrick, who joins the company from Tempur Sealy International, will report to Valvoline's CEO Sam Mitchell. Previously, Patrick held key HR positions at Sara Lee, The Gillette, Delta Air Lines and Frito-Lay.

$WRK {{ '2018-01-08T12:11:46+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$WRK completed the previously announced acquisition of Plymouth Packaging, Inc., a corrugated packaging company. This latest acquisition represents $WRK's entry into the corrugated packaging market. Financial details of the deal remained undisclosed.

$ODP {{ '2018-01-04T11:32:34+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$ODP appointed Joseph T. Lower as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective January 8, 2018. In this new role, he will report directly to Chief Executive Officer Gerry Smith and will oversee all the financial aspects of the company. Lower succeeds Stephen E. Hare, who is retiring after four years in the role.

$INFO {{ '2018-01-03T13:30:22+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$INFO appointed Lord Browne of Madingley and Nicoletta Giadrossi as new directors of the company. Also, Lance Uggla, the company’s president and COO, became chairman and CEO of $INFO on Jan. 1, 2018, following the retirement of chairman and CEO Jerre Stead on Dec. 31, 2017.

$AMZN {{ '2017-12-26T14:47:40+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN celebrated its biggest holiday season. Prime membership continued to grow this holiday. In one week alone, more than 4MM people started Prime free trials or began paid memberships. More than 1Bil items were ordered from small businesses and entrepreneurs worldwide this season, with Echo Dot and Fire TV Stick being the top-selling products.

$MLHR {{ '2017-12-20T21:59:54+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

For 3Q18, $MLHR expects net sales in the range of $565-585MM, while diluted EPS is expected to range between $0.46-0.50.

$MLHR {{ '2017-12-20T21:50:29+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Office furniture, equipment and home furnishings manufacturer $MLHR reported higher 2Q18 earnings, helped by higher revenue and new orders. Net income grew 5.7% to $33.5MM or $0.55 per share from $31.7MM or $0.53 per share a year ago. Revenue for the quarter grew 4.7% to $604.6MM. Excluding items, $MLHR earned $0.57 per share.

$AMZN {{ '2017-12-20T16:49:39+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN announced the launch of Mozilla Firefox and Amazon Silk browsers on all Amazon Fire TV devices in over 100 countries and territories. This gives customers access to popular sites such as Facebook, Twitter, news sites, video sharing services, and other sports, and entertainment content in addition to the existing movies and TV shows.

$RHT {{ '2017-12-20T14:24:30+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Open source software provider $RHT, which recently announced partnerships with $BABA and SoftBank, saw a surge in its 3Q18 profit, driven by higher subscriptions and higher revenue. Profit surged 49% to $101.3MM or $0.54 per share, up from $68MM or $0.37 a year earlier. Revenue rose 22% to $748MM. On an adjusted basis, $RHT earned $0.73 per share.

$AMZN {{ '2017-12-19T13:51:50+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMZN's Amazon Web Services, Inc. launched the AWS EU (Paris) Region. With this launch, AWS now provides 49 Availability Zones across 18 technology infrastructure regions globally with another 12 Availability Zones and four regions in Bahrain, Hong Kong SAR, Sweden, and a second AWS GovCloud Region in the US expected to come online by early 2019.

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