Con-way Multimodal Expands in Bentonville


Con-way Multimodal, the freight brokerage division of San Francisco-based Menlo Logistics, today announced the expansion and relocation of its Bentonville, Arkansas, office to 1710 Commerce Drive, Suite 16. In addition to its improved locale, the company also plans to add 25 new jobs in the area.Con-way Multimodal opened in Bentonville in 2011 and since then has grown from six employees to 28 — serving more than 250 customers for intermodal, full truckload and freight brokerage services. The Read more [...]

Merrill Lynch Expands Capabilities to Help Clients Prepare for and Live Their Best Life in Retirement


Dateline City: NEW YORK Merrill Lynch Clear® Enhancements Across Seven Life Priorities Help Explore Opportunities and Challenges, and Achieve Goals Merrill Lynch today announced a series of enhancements to Merrill Lynch Clear®, a pioneering approach that offers a more comprehensive way of helping people navigate to and throughout Read more [...]

Sears Expands Curbside Convenience to Include In-Vehicle Returns, Exchanges


Shop Your Way® Members can now Pick Up, Return, Exchange from a Vehicle for Free - in Less than Five Minutes, Guaranteed Sep 16, 2014 HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears, a leading integrated retailer focused on making shopping easier for Shop Your Way members and customers, announced it has added returns and exchanges to its popular In-Vehicle Pickup service. The new integrated retail service, powered by the Shop Your Way mobile app, lets members pick up, return or exchange Read more [...]

Microsoft expands program to offer transitioning service members training for tech jobs


REDMOND, Wash. — July 28, 2014 — Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced that its Microsoft Software & Systems Academy (MSSA), a 16-week program that provides IT training to eligible U.S. active-duty transitioning service members, is now operating at Camp Pendleton in California and Fort Hood in Texas. The program was first launched in 2013 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington, where a third class is now benefiting from the program. With the addition of Camp Pendleton and Fort Hood, the Read more [...]

Bank of America Merchant Services Expands to Canada


Dateline City: New York David Ades to lead new operation headquartered in Toronto Bank of America Merchant Services, the No. 1-rated electronic payments processor in the United States, announced today the creation of the company’s new Canadian merchant services operation.“Our U.S.-based clients continue to expand globally, and we believe this new organization will best serve Read more [...]

Summer Art Camp program expands for English Language Learner students


This week is going to be BUSY at the Honolulu Museum of Art School. ELL (English Language Learner) students from Leeward and McKinley school districts are visiting the museum for summer art camps. And I’m going to tell you how it all came about. Last fall, the Art School launched an ELL after-school Art to Go program at Queen Ka‘ahumanu Elementary School. The concept is to promote language development through art. The program was so successful that this spring semester it grew to in-school Read more [...]

Apple Expands Capital Return Program to Over $130 Billion


CUPERTINO, California—April 23, 2014—Apple® today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized another significant increase to the Company’s program to return capital to shareholders.  The Company expects to utilize a total of over $ 130 billion of cash under the expanded program by the end of calendar 2015. As part of the program, the Board has increased its share repurchase authorization to $ 90 billion from the $ 60 billion level announced last year. Read more [...]