Tag: distribution

Hooker Furniture’s HMI Division to Open Central Distribution Center in Georgia

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Home Meridian International (HMI), a division of Hooker Furniture Corporation based here, will consolidate its East Coast warehousing operations in a new 800,000-square-foot distribution facility in Liberty County, Georgia strategically located near the Port of Savannah. The state-of-the-art distribution center is expected to be fully operational by Fall of 2021, the company said. The division also maintains a West Coast distribution facility in Redlands, CA which is expected to be unaffected by the East Coast consolidation.

HMI maintains locations around the world, with brands under its portfolio including Pulaski Furniture, Samuel Lawrence Furniture, Samuel Lawrence Hospitality, Prime Resources International, Accentrics Home, and HMIdea. The Liberty County facility is strategically located to reach nearly all of the U.S. population within 36 hours, reducing transportation costs, and increasing operating efficiencies. The location’s proximity to the Port of Savannah played a major role in

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Earned Media Opportunities Gained Through Press Release Distribution Yield Big Value for CEOs and Business Leaders

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SARASOTA, Fla. – October 13, 2020 – ( Newswire.com )

PressRelease.com is helping CEOs and business leaders acquire new earned media opportunities that can help grow web traffic, search ranking, and overall sales via simple and cost-effective wire distribution. Through smart press release distribution, utilizing the right message at the right time for precise targeting, a number of PressRelease.com customers have already gained earned media opportunities which are a valuable resource for becoming recognized within a particular industry.

“Earned media has always been a valuable resource, but has since grown in importance since businesses have been so heavily impacted by COVID-19,” says Erik Rohrmann, COO at PressRelease.com. “Getting earned media mentions goes a long way towards building a reputation, an online audience, as well as recognition from influential media professionals;

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Developer submits proposals for Pets at Home’s new national distribution centre in Stafford

A computer-generated image of a proposed 670,000 sq ft national storage and distribution centre in Stafford

The proposed development of a 52-acre site at Stafford North Business Park, close to Junction 14 of the M6, will create a purpose-built warehouse unit, a three-storey office and two double-storey hub offices.

Plans include a new roundabout on the A34 Stone Road and a development access road serving the new warehouse unit. An additional 100,000sq ft of expansion land will also be available, if required.

Pets at Home has signed a 20-year conditional agreement for lease on the development, with construction set to start on site in 2021, pending planning consent by Stafford Borough Council.

Stoford joint managing director, Dan Gallagher, said: “This development represents a fantastic opportunity to give Pets at Home a modern, purpose-built facility in a superb central location. Our proposals for Stafford North Business Park have been submitted following

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Disney Reorganizes Content and Distribution Units to Bolster Streaming Businesses

The Walt Disney Company announced a broad structural reorganization of its media and entertainment businesses Monday, in a move to ramp up and streamline its direct-to-consumer strategy. That involves the creation of the new Media and Entertainment Distribution group, which will oversee all content monetization and streaming operations. Kareem Daniel, most recently president of consumer products, games and publishing at Disney, will lead the unit.

The move comes just under a year after the launch of Disney Plus, which has since surpassed the 60 million subscriber mark.

Under the new structure, the studios will continue to develop and produce originals for Disney’s streaming services — which include Disney Plus, Hulu and ESPN Plus — and legacy platforms. Distribution and commercialization will now be centralized under the Media and Entertainment Distribution group.

“Given the incredible success of Disney+ and our plans to accelerate our direct-to-consumer business, we are strategically positioning our

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C-Store Master Breaks Ground on State-of-the-art Robotic Distribution Warehouse in Huntsville

More than 70 robots bring elevated automation efficiency

C-Store Master broke ground on the company’s new 120,000-square-foot automated warehouse Tuesday.

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C-Store Master groundbreaking with Huntsville Madison County Chamber Vice President of Small Business & Events Pammie Jimmar, C-Store Master President Satish Kalva, Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle, C-Store Master COO Sharan Kalva, Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill, C-Store Master CEO Sandip Patel and Geek+ Director of Business Development and Partnership Rick DeFiesta.(Photo: Business Wire)

Scheduled to open in Q1 of 2021, the company has invested $12 million in the warehouse, which will be the only one of its kind in the country.

The new warehouse has created 40 jobs that C-Store Master will be hiring for in the coming months.

“Huntsville is the perfect place for our work because of its booming business environment and central location to the

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American Premium Water Corp. (OTC:HIPH) Announces Start of Production Run of Proprietary Nano-Infused Products for Global Distribution

Initial production run marks the beginning of the Company’s distribution agreement with Alset International Limited (SGX:40V), whom they entered into a partnership agreement with in July 2020. The launch products will be the Company’s nano sanitizer device, Nano Energy Water and Nitrous Oxide Energy Shots   

Playa Vista, CA – ( NewMediaWire ) – October 07, 2020 – American Premium Water Corporation (OTC: HIPH) (the “Company”) announced today that it has begun production on the first run of proprietary nano-infused products through its distribution agreement with BioHealth Water Inc. (“BioHealth Water”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Alset International Limited (SGX:40V) (“Alset”). The initial production run marks the beginning of the Company’s efforts to sell its aerosolized sanitizing machines, in addition to its two new products utilizing its proprietary Hydro Nano technology: Nano Energy Water and Nitrous Oxide Shots. The products are in process of application for product distribution in Malaysia, Hong

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Insurance Companies Grow Channel Strategies With Newswire’s Distribution Platform

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / October 5, 2020 / The insurance industry has received a major wake-up call in the form of the recent digital transformation accentuated by the coronavirus pandemic. Insurance agencies, carriers, and brokerages have been forced to revamp outdated websites and optimize online marketing channels to reach target audiences through digital content. Insurance companies in need of new targeted channels for strategic distribution select Newswire’s Financial Distribution Platform to reach new customers during this unprecedented time.

Insurance companies have relied far too heavily on print marketing collateral throughout the 21st centuries, and as Kathleen Booth of iMPACT.com stated, “…agencies need to create more digital content.” Beyond the creation of said content, insurance agencies need to distribute this information effectively to uncover opportunities with key financial outlets.

“Content strategies need to be prepared in such a way that reporters and journalists from relevant outlets understand the immediate

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Business Leaders Are Saving More Using PressRelease.com’s Comprehensive Distribution for Earned Media Opportunities

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SARASOTA, Fla. – September 30, 2020 – ( Newswire.com )

Companies now working with PressRelease.com are saving more, taking advantage of PressRelease.com’s affordable press release distribution to save and cut down on existing distribution costs. While many companies are looking for external sources to grow their bottom line, a fair share of companies are also looking inward — cutting costs, finding more efficient methods, and reducing waste — to ultimately find new ways to spend smart to grow the bottom line.

“Current events have led many companies to do some reflecting and taper down the spending while still meeting marketing and sales objectives,” says Erik Rohrmann, COO at PressRelease.com. “Things that companies are spending money on now may not be as critical as they were before the pandemic hit, so it’s

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Lowe’s plans new distribution center in Kyle – Business – Austin American-Statesman

Home improvement chain Lowe’s has leased 120,000 square feet for a distribution center in the same Kyle business park where Amazon recently announced plans for a sorting facility.

The Lowe’s facility is in Kyle Crossing Business Park, adjacent to where Amazon plans to open a sorting facility this year. Lowe’s becomes the fourth major employer to locate in part of Plum Creek, a 2,200-acre master-planned community in Kyle.

It’s another win for Kyle, the Austin suburb that has been working to add jobs and diversify its tax base. City leaders have targeted distribution facilities, given the city’s location on Interstate 35 between Austin and San Antonio. The 40-acre Kyle Crossing Business Park is about 20 miles south of downtown Austin.

“The city of Kyle has long been well positioned to become a logistics hub, but we needed facilities on the ground to compete,” Mayor Travis Mitchell said. “Kyle Crossing has

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Banijay Rights Boss Cathy Payne Unveils Distribution Strategy, ‘Black Mirror’ Future (EXCLUSIVE)

When Banijay closed its $2.2 billion takeover of Endemol Shine earlier this summer, it became the largest independent production player outside the U.S. The formation of the super-group, during a pandemic no less, raised questions about how it might leverage a monster 88,000-hour catalogue, and what its plans were for super-brands like Endemol Shine drama “Black Mirror” and Banijay’s iconic “Survivor” format.

In her first interview since assuming leadership of Banijay’s distribution arm, Banijay Rights, industry veteran Cathy Payne tells Variety that the combined business hopes to be “the world’s best producer and distributor of content.” And while there’s certainly enough scale in the library to support its own VOD offering, OTT plans aren’t yet in the cards.

“At the moment, we’re focusing on production and distribution,” says Payne, who acknowledges that a clear brand proposition for consumers is needed for major SVOD platforms like Disney Plus and HBO Max

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