Author: Staff Reports

RELEASE: Columbia Sportswear and Major League Soccer announce new relationship

Columbia Sportswear (NASDAQ: COLM) and Major League Soccer (MLS) today announced a new collaboration featuring co-branded outerwear and apparel for men, women and children. This agreement covers all 23 MLS soccer teams in the United States and Canada, and product will be available in the coming weeks. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: Columbia’s quarter zip long sleeve shirt featuring MLS team Portland Timbers (Photo: Business Wire) The relationship with […]

RELEASE: InterVision expands its DRaaS and IaaS offerings with the acquisition of industry leader Bluelock

InterVision is pleased to announce the acquisition of Bluelock, a recognized leader in Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) solutions. “Bluelock is an accomplished provider and one of the most sought after brands in the fast-growing DRaaS space,” said Aaron Stone, President and CEO of InterVision. “Bluelock has built a top notch organization with an industry leading DRaaS solution, a loyal client base, and exceptional customer satisfaction. This acquisition […]

RELEASE: Blunt: “It’s Time to Do Everything We Can to End” Human Trafficking

WASHINGTON — Yesterday, U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) spoke on the Senate floor to urge support for legislation that would provide justice for victims of sex trafficking, and ensure websites that knowingly facilitate sex trafficking can be held accountable. The legislation, which the Senate is currently considering, was introduced by Rep. Ann Wagner (Mo.) and includes provisions from a similar Senate measure Blunt cosponsored. CLICK HERE To Watch Senator Blunt’s Full Remarks Following Are Excerpts […]

RELEASE: KCS’ Mike Upchurch to Address the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2018 Global Industrials Conference

Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Michael W. Upchurch, will address the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2018 Global Industrials Conference taking place in London, United Kingdom. Mr. Upchurch will present at 8:50 a.m. Greenwich Mean Time, or 4:50 a.m. Eastern Time, on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. Interested investors not attending the conference may listen to the presentation via a simultaneous webcast on KCS’ website at A link […]

RELEASE: Distracted on Vacation? Alamo Rent A Car’s Annual Survey Shows Work and Social Media Pressures Affecting Family Travelers

ST. LOUIS, March 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Vacations allow workers to escape the daily grind, unwind and spend much-needed time with families and friends. But with today’s tech-driven world contributing to an “always on” expectation to check emails, text messages and social media, U.S. workers are finding it increasingly difficult to unplug and relax – even when vacationing with their families. New research* from the fourth annual 2018 Alamo Rent A Car Family Vacation Surveyshows significantly fewer workers prefer […]

RELEASE: Missouri Kids to ‘Kick Butts’ on March 21

WASHINGTON, March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Kids in Missouri will unite against tobacco use on March 21 as they join thousands of young people nationwide to mark Kick Butts Day. More than 1,000 events are planned across the United States for this annual day of youth activism, sponsored by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids. (See below for a list of local events.) On Kick Butts Day, kids encourage their peers to be tobacco-free, reject tobacco companies’ devious marketing and urge elected officials to […]

RELEASE: Express Scripts Holding Company to Cancel Investor Day Meeting

ST. LOUIS, March 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Express Scripts Holding Company (Nasdaq: ESRX) (“Express Scripts“) announced today it cancelled its previously announced investor day meeting, which was scheduled to be held in New York Cityon May 2, 2018, at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time (7:00 a.m. Central Time) at The Roosevelt Hotel New York.  The cancellation is due to the recent announcement that Cigna and Express Scripts have entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger. About Express Scripts Express Scripts is […]

RELEASE: Two Families Will Win Vacations to Silver Dollar City With Hiland Dairy’s ‘The Ride of Your Life’ Contest

SPRINGFIELD, Mo., March 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Hiland Dairy wants its customers to have the ride of their lives this summer, so the local dairy producer is giving away two family vacations to Silver Dollar City. With Hiland Dairy’s #RideWithHiland, which began March 1 and runs through June 30, 2018, Hiland customers and fans have the chance to win one of two prize packages that each include five front-of-the-line park passes to Silver Dollar City, hotel accommodations, a prepaid gas card, free Hiland […]

RELEASE: Governor Greitens Appoints Elijah Mayfield to Governor’s Council on Disability

Today, Governor Eric Greitens appointed Elijah Mayfield to the Governor’s Council on Disability. Elijah is a National Down Syndrome Society Ambassador, recipient of the 2016 National Down Syndrome “Self-Advocate of the Year” award, and serves as an intern in the Governor’s Office. Elijah also works for St. Mary’s Hospital, is active on Lincoln University’s campus and with the United Way of Central Missouri. WATCH: Governor Greitens appoints Elijah Mayfield to Governor’s Council on Disability “Elijah […]

RELEASE: Blunt bill to improve education and economic opportunities for low-income families passes Senate

WASHINGTON — U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) today announced that his Family Self-Sufficiency Act passed as part of the bipartisan Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act. The Senate passed the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act, which would roll back excessive Dodd-Frank regulations on community banks and credit unions, by a vote of 67-31. “The Family Self-Sufficiency Act will provide hardworking Missourians more tools to build a better future for themselves […]