In response to the decision by the Board of Directors of Family Dollar
Stores, Inc. (NYSE: FDO) to reject Dollar General’s tender offer to
acquire all outstanding shares of Family Dollar for $80.00 per share in
cash, Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today stated that it remains
committed to acquiring Family Dollar in a transaction that would deliver
superior value to Family Dollar shareholders and is capable of being
completed on the terms proposed.
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Viggle Inc. (NASDAQ:VGGL), the entertainment marketing and rewards
platform that includes the Viggle, NextGuide and Wetpaint brands, today
announced the integration of its reminder functionality on the world’s
largest online trailer service, Internet Video Archive (IVA). Launching
today, the Reminder widget will be embedded across the popular
VideoDetective.com website and the VideoDetective free player, which is
distributed to over 200 online publishers.
According to new independent registered investment advisor (RIA)
compensation data from Schwab
Advisor Services , there are three major tenets to attracting and
retaining quality employees across all levels at RIA firms: aligning
compensation plans with business strategies, incorporating more than
just base salary into compensation plans, and creating a path to equity
partnership for key employees.
What started in 2004 as an innovative approach to college and career
readiness for Chicago Public Schools (CPS) juniors and seniors has
proven to be a winning model that helps students accelerate their
education and succeed after graduation.
Football season is back in full swing, and Fresenius
Medical Care North America (FMCNA), the nation’s leading network of dialysis
facilities , is once again teaming up with celebrity chef
Aaron McCargo, Jr.
Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FDO), a leading national discount
retailer offering name brands and quality, private brand merchandise,
announced today that its Board of Directors unanimously recommends that
Family Dollar’s shareholders reject the unsolicited conditional tender
offer made by Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) (“Dollar General
Offer” or “Offer”) and not tender their shares.
GE Capital, Commercial Distribution Finance (CDF) announced today it has
significantly expanded its inventory financing program with MarineMax
(NYSE:HZO), the nation’s largest boat dealer, and extended its duration
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