By Jennifer Booton, MarketWatch
Apple's shares of the mobile payments market has hit 1.7%
NEW YORK (MarketWatch)-- Apple Inc. users have a love affair with organic food, but they don't mind stretching for a Big Mac sometimes, either.
French power and transportation company Alstom [s:fr:alo] will pay a $772 million criminal penalty to settle U.S. Justice Department charges it bribed government officials in countries including Indonesia, Saudi Arabia and Egypt.
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the nation’s largest retail
bookseller and the leading retailer of content, digital media and
educational products, today announced its January 2015 lineup of free
Storytime events for children and families, all designed to celebrate
the joy of reading.
Silicon Imaging's (SIMG) activist investor Engaged Capital, which said it increased its stake in the semiconductor company to 5.2%, said the company's stock was trading at a 48% to 116% discount based on a sum-of-the-parts analysis.
Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP), a leading global provider of office
products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office
Depot and OfficeMax, today announced it has been awarded two contracts,
valued in excess of $400 million, following a competitive solicitation
process for both office and school supplies by Region 4 Education
Service Center, the lead agency for The Cooperative Purchasing Network
(TCPN). TCPN offers cooperative contract solutions to K-12 schools,
local governments, colleges and universities.
Corporate Resource Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRRS), (the “Company” or,
“CRS”), a diversified technology, staffing, recruiting, and consulting
services firm, continues to make progress in its refinancing process
with investment bank, Carl Marks Advisors.
Management to Present on January 13th, 2015 at 2:10 p.m. ET REHOVOT, Israel , December 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Nova Measuring Instruments (Nasdaq: NVMI ) , a leading innovator and a key provider of optical metrology solutions for advanced process control used in semiconductor manufacturing, announced today that Mr.
On November 12, 2014, Digi International ® (NASDAQ:DGII, www.digi.com )
issued a press release reporting that a fire had significantly impacted
the operations of SVI Public Company Limited, a contract manufacturer it
utilizes near Bangkok, Thailand.
With no near-term end in sight for rising prices and extended lead times
in a variety of DDR memory form factors, customers who do not
proactively build backlog for these devices could find themselves facing
the dreaded “A-word” – allocation - according to the latest Market &
Technology Trends report now available from Avnet
Electronics Marketing , an operating group of Avnet,
New Senior Investment Group Inc. (“New Senior” or the “Company”)
(NYSE:SNR) announced today it has entered into an agreement to acquire a
17-property portfolio of private pay, independent living senior housing
properties (the “Portfolio”) from affiliates of Hawthorn Retirement
Group LLC for approximately $435 million.
With the holiday season approaching, the hospitality industry is
preparing itself for more patrons, as long-distance travel is expected
to increase by more than half during this holiday season, according to
U.S. Department of Transportation data 1 .
RED DEER, AB--(Marketwired - December 22, 2014) - Parkland Fuel Corporation ("Parkland" or the "Corporation") (TSX: PKI), North America's fastest growing distributor and marketer of fuels and lubricants, today provided an update on its progress in closing its previously announced proposed acquisition of Pioneer Energy.
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