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Exxon Mobil Corporation
Exxonmobil· 24 Apr 2019

ExxonMobil to Expand Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel Production at Fawley Refinery

ExxonMobil said today that it has made a final investment decision to expand the Fawley refinery in the United Kingdom to increase production of ultra-low sulfur diesel by almost 45 percent, or 38,000 barrels per day, along with logistics improvements.

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General Electric Company
General Electric· 24 Apr 2019

GE’s AGP Upgrade Improves Energy Efficiency & Output at Egypt’s West Damietta Power Plant

GE Power completes the installation of Advanced Gas Path (AGP) upgrades on four 9E gas turbines at the West Damietta Power Plant. Upgrades helped to enhance fuel efficiency by up to 2.2 percent and generate up to 18 megawatts (MW) of additional output at the site - the equivalent electricity needed to power up to 15,000 Egyptian homes.

  • General Electric Company
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Kohl's
Kohl’s Illinois· 24 Apr 2019

Kohl’s Announces Expansion of Amazon Returns to All Kohl’s Stores Nationwide

Amazon customers will now have free, easy returns in all Kohl’s stores starting this summer MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis., April 23, 2019 – Kohl’s (NYSE: KSS) today announced that all Kohl’s stores will be accepting free, convenient, unpackaged returns for Amazon customers starting in July.

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Gap
Apparel Resources· 24 Apr 2019

Gap Inc sets new goals to accelerate sustainable product offerings

American retailer Gap Inc., recently unveiled its commitment to improve sustainability within the supply chain and manufacturing processes for two of its leading brands. Its new initiative will accelerate the company’s journey to integrate more sustainable product innovation and technology across its wide portfolio and builds on 2017 commitments made by the retailer’s namesake brand Gap and Athleta.

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  • Gap Inc.
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Whole Foods Market, Inc.
The Business Journals· 23 Apr 2019

Velvet Taco bringing late night tacos to Buckhead

Velvet Taco, an all-day, funky taco joint, is set to open this summer in Buckhead. The restaurant will be at Buckhead Market Place, anchored by Whole Foods Market and across from The St. Regis, along the bustling West Paces Ferry Road.

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Barnes & Noble, Inc.
The Business Journals· 23 Apr 2019

The country’s smallest Barnes & Noble opens at Mosaic

When Barnes & Noble opens Wednesday in Fairfax’s Mosaic District, it will be the smallest store yet for the bookseller, which has been testing out smaller formats for the past couple of years. The 8,300-square-foot bookstore located at 2921 District Ave.

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Foot Locker, Inc.
Citybizlist· 22 Apr 2019

Marx Realty Signs Foot Locker at 605 W 181 Street in Washington Heights, N.Y.

Marx Realty, a New York-based owner, developer and manager of office, retail and multifamily property across the United States, announced that Foot Locker has inked a deal to lease 25,000 square feet of space at 605 W 181 St.

  • Foot Locker, Inc.
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PepsiCo, Inc.
The Economic Times· 22 Apr 2019

Companies like Coke, Pepsi rush to meet demand for low-calorie drinks

Cola majors have unexpectedly reached a sweet spot on the healthier beverage front with a surge in demand prompting Coca-Cola and PepsiCo to step up production of low-sugar carbonated drinks this summer, three industry officials said.Two leading bottling partners confirmed that production has been stepped up to meet the demand which, they said, was triggered by a rapidly shifting consumer preference.

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Insperity, Inc.
Insperityinc· 22 Apr 2019

Insperity Opens Portland Office

Company names Amber Piller as district manager HOUSTON --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 22, 2019-- Insperity, Inc . (NYSE: NSP), a leading provider of human resources and business performance solutions for America’s best businesses, today announced the opening of its new district office in Portland with sales and service capabilities.

  • Insperity, Inc.
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Sunpower Corp
Contify Energy News· 22 Apr 2019

SunPower Commemorates Decade-Long Bed Bath & Beyond Partnership this Earth Day with Completion of Second Solar Project at Retailer's Headquarters

In 2010, SunPower installed a 1.2-megawatt solar power system at the Bed Bath & Beyond® headquarters in Union, New Jersey. One decade later, with over 21 megawatts of SunPower® solar deployed at 41 locations across six states, Bed Bath & Beyond is continuing to expand its commitment to renewable energy by adding a nearly 500-kilowatt SunPower system at its corporate office.

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  • Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.
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Best Buy Co Inc
Waste Dive· 22 Apr 2019

Apple expands electronics recycling, opens material recovery lab

Apple customers in the United States can now take old phones to Best Buy stores to be recycled by "Daisy," the robotic system that disassembles iPhones for recycling components, according to three big announcements the company made last week.

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JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Becker's Hospital Review· 19 Apr 2019

Haven sets up shop in New York to hire tech employees

Haven, the joint health venture between JPMorgan Chase, Berkshire Hathaway and Amazon, will open an office in New York City to recruit prospects, according to Business Insider. This is Haven's second location after announcing Boston as its headquarters.

  • JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  • Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
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Celanese Corp
Hydrocarbon Processing· 19 Apr 2019

Celanese expands methanol production

Celanese Corporation, a global chemical and specialty materials company, announced plans to significantly expand methanol production capacity at the company’s Clear Lake acetyl intermediates manufacturing facility located in Pasadena, Texas.

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Best Buy Co Inc
The Verge· 18 Apr 2019

Apple expands its iPhone recycling program to US Best Buy stores and the Netherlands

Apple has announced that it’s expanding its iPhone recycling program to include Best Buy stores in the US and KPM locations in the Netherlands, greatly increasing the number of places where customers can return old devices to ensure that they’re recycled properly.

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Texas Instruments Incorporated
The Business Journals· 18 Apr 2019

Texas Instruments to build $3.1 billion manufacturing plant in DFW

Texas Instruments has picked Richardson for a big, new manufacturing site. The facility will garner about $3.1 billion in capital investments and create more than ...

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Whole Foods Market, Inc.
Theshelbyreport· 18 Apr 2019

Whole Foods Market Opens Flagship 500th Store In Midtown Atlanta

Whole Foods Market opened its 500th store location April 5 in Midtown Atlanta. Located at 22 14th Street NW in Related Group’s Icon Midtown residential development, the new 70,000-s.f., multi-level flagship store is designed to be a community gathering destination.

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EQT Corporation
Reinsurance Ne· 17 Apr 2019

InsurTech startup Cytora secures £25m in funding, eyes international expansion

London-based InsurTech startup Cytora has secured £25 million in a Series B funding round led by Swedish venture capital firm EQT Ventures. Cytora, which was founded at the University of Cambridge in 2014, deploys artificial intelligence (AI) into commercial underwriting processes to improve and assist with the automation of decisions throughout a company’s portfolio.

  • Cambridge Group
  • EQT Corporation
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Office Depot Inc
Culturemap· 17 Apr 2019

Office supplies giant recruits Dallas-Fort Worth for first coworking space in Texas

Going up against the likes of WeWork and Common Desk, office supplies retailer Office Depot has added coworking to its cart with the opening in Irving of one of the company’s first Workonomy Hub workspaces. The establishment of a Workonomy Hub coworking space inside the Office Depot store at 1000 W.

  • Common Desk LLC
  • Office Depot Inc
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SGS SA
Sgs· 16 Apr 2019

SGS Opens New Global IoT Competence Center

SGS Opens New Global IoT Competence Center Today, SGS announces the opening of an Internet of Things (IoT) Competence Center in Madrid, partnering with Swisscom, Vodafone and Microsoft. The center will develop innovative solutions to digitalize testing, inspection and certification (TIC) services using IoT technology.

  • SGS SA
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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New Jersey Properties
NJBIZ· 16 Apr 2019

Berkshire Hathaway expands service areas to Monmouth, Ocean counties

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New Jersey Properties announced on Tuesday the company has expanded its market service areas in Monmouth and Ocean counties by acquiring the Sea Girt and Shrewsbury offices of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Signature Properties.

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PepsiCo, Inc.
Business Standard· 16 Apr 2019

Dabur, Emami, Iffco to use Varanasi's multi-modal terminal on water

Inland Waterways Authority of India is looking at an increased pace in business activity and infrastructure expansion at the multi-modal terminal (MMT) in Varanasi, following completion of the first phase. Officials overseeing the project claim that along with the initial cargo movers PepsiCo and Maersk, now Dabur India, Emami Agrotech and Iffco have come use the National Waterways (NW-1) and the water terminal at MMT.

  • PepsiCo, Inc.
  • IFFCO
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Whole Foods Market, Inc.
The Business Journals· 16 Apr 2019

Kenwood Collection will be adding a Whole Foods Market

It looks like the long-awaited grocery store at Kenwood Collection will be a Whole Foods Market, not the originally planned 365 by Whole Foods. The more than $200 million mixed-use development along Interstate 71 has had a lease with Whole Foods since November 2015, but a store has not opened.

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Publix Super Markets Inc.
The Business Journals· 16 Apr 2019

Publix plans to redevelop Coral Gables site, add residential tower

Publix Super Markets wants to rebuild its grocery store in Coral Gables and add a multifamily tower to the site. On April 26, the city’s Development Review Committee will consider Publix’s plans for the 3.04-acre site at 2551 Le Jeune Road.

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CVS Pharmacy
XNewsPress· 15 Apr 2019

CVS spreads prescription deliveries to 36 Countries

CVS Health is enlarging prescription deliveries nationwide in the push to continue to keep customers who do not need to wait and are doing more purchasing. The pharmacy chain says it can deliver drugs and goods within a few hours to homes or offices in 6,000 locations.

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Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.
RIS News· 15 Apr 2019

Bed Bath & Beyond Closing 40 Stores, Focusing on Next-Gen Labs

Bed Bath & Beyond is closing “a minimum” of 40 stores, as it shifts focus to open 15 new Next Generation Lab stores, allowing the retailer to test assortments and visual merchandising to reimagine the in-store experience.

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