Welcome!

News Feed Item

HOT TOPIC: Back to School 2014

The following releases focus on Back to School 2014:

QUINCY, Mass.--Wake up with Back to School Healthy Breakfast Ideas from Stop & Shop Source: Stop & Shop

SEATTLE--Amazon Announces the Amazon Student Scholarship Source: Amazon

LOS ANGELES--Ozobot Pre-Orders Available Now on Ozobot.com Source: Ozobot

BALTIMORE--BGE Launches Third Annual Wires Down Video Challenge and Invites Elementary Schools to Compete to Win Up to $10,000 to Fund a School Enrichment Project Source: BGE

ANN ARBOR, Mich.--Michigan Ross Students to Launch a Business to Connect Detroit Youth to Entrepreneurship Source: Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan

PROVIDENCE, R.I.--Do You Know How to Pay for Your College Education? Source: Citizens Financial

CINCINNATI--P&G to Webcast Presentation from the Barclays Back-to-School Conference, September 4 Source: P&G

SAN FRANCISCO--Bubblews Announces Back-to-School Sentiment Report Source: Bubblews

NEW YORK--The Y Gets Kids and Families Ready for Back-to-School Source: YMCA of Greater New York

BOSTON--mPOS Tracker: August 2014 Report Asks If SMBs Will Turn Back to Banks for mPOS Source: PYMNTS.com

LOS ANGELES--Health Net Shares Tips for a Smooth Back-to-School Transition Source: Health Net Inc.

SALT LAKE CITY--Zaniac’s Edison Club Announces Three Program Tiers to Give Parents Greater Flexibility with Afterschool Scheduling & Budgeting Source: Zaniac

LOS ANGELES--Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Doctors Offer 10 Back to School Tips for 2014-15 School Year Source: Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

DALLAS--Summer Continues with Omni Hotels & Resorts Labor Day Package Source:Omni Hotels & Resorts

RICHVALE, Calif.--Lundberg Family Farms® Introduces New Multigrain Chips, Quinoa & Rice Entrees and Sprouted Rice VarietiesSource: Lundberg Family Farms

DALLAS--Digital Collective’s National Gathering, Back to School, Returns to Palo Alto September 3-5 Source: The Collective Group

WASHINGTON--Driving to school for the first time? Check out GEICO’s top 10 safe driving tips for a great school yearSource: GEICO

MINNEAPOLIS--3M Introduces Erasable and Removable Chalkboard & Dry Erase Tapes Source: 3M

BOCA RATON, Fla.--Office Depot, Inc. Unveils How Parents and Students Plan to Approach Back-to-School Shopping This Year Source: Office Depot, Inc.

BEAVERTON, Ore.--Comcast Offers up to Six Months of Complimentary Internet Service and an Amnesty Program for Low-Income FamiliesSource: Comcast Corporation

NEW YORK--Students Head Back to Class with Technology in Tow Source: American Express

MIAMI--Southern Wine & Spirits of South Florida Employee VolunCheers Program Donates School Supplies to The Children’s Home SocietySource: Southern Wine & Spirits of America, Inc.

PHOENIX--Seniors Can Benefit From an Array of Free Classes Offered in September by SCAN Health Plan Arizona Source: SCAN Health Plan Arizona

ST. PAUL, Minn.--Some Detergent Here, Toothpaste There and You’ve Speed Volunteered at Securian Source: Securian Financial Group, Inc.

OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--First Tablet to Feature Sprint Spark, Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0, Available Aug. 15 Source: Sprint

NEW YORK--Factoring Provides Flexibility and Expertise to the Apparel Sector Source: CIT

PHOENIX--Take Charge America Educates Parents on Back-to-School Spending Source: Take Charge America, Inc.

NEW YORK--Local Broadcast Television is Major Marketing Force Supporting $26.5 Billion Back to School Spending Source: TVB

SAN FRANCISCO--Teen Style Survey: Sporty Clothes, Urban Fashion & Junior Hipster Looks Are Top Trends for Back to School Source: Ebates.com

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.--Comcast Offers up to Six Months of Complimentary Internet Service and an Amnesty Program for Low-Income Families in New Mexico and across the U.S. Source: Comcast Corporation

DENVER--Comcast Offers up to Six Months of Complimentary Internet Service and Amnesty Program for Low-Income Families in Colorado and across the U.S. Source: Comcast

ATLANTA--Comcast Offers up to Six Months of Complimentary Internet Service and an Amnesty Program for Low-Income Families Source: Comcast Corporation

SACRAMENTO, Calif.--What Parents Need to Know This Back-to-School Season Source: California State PTA

BENTONVILLE, Ark.--Walmart Launches Back-to-College Season with Deep Rollbacks In-Store, Online Source: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

ST. PAUL, Minn.--Scotch Brand Introduces New Products for Back to School Shopping Season Source: 3M

MINNEAPOLIS & NEW YORK--Stacy London Reveals Styling Secrets, Tips and Tricks for Back-to-School Source: Hollywood Fashion Secrets

CAMP HILL, Pa.--Plug in to Rite Aid for This Year’s Trendiest Back-to-School Needs Source: Rite Aid Corporation

SPRING GROVE, Ill.--Local Retailer Beats Big Boxes with Back-to-School Savings for Students Source: Cartridge World

HERNDON, Va.--Steve Harvey Partners With Strayer University to Deliver National Call For Success and Transformation Through Higher Education Source: Strayer University

NEWARK, Del.--With Back to School Season Approaching, Now’s The Time to Earn Cash Back for College with Upromise by Sallie MaeSource: Sallie Mae

LOS ANGELES--Nick Cannon Joins Office Depot Foundation to Donate 5,000 New Sackpacks to Help Los Angeles-Area Children Get Ready for School Source: Office Depot Foundation

NEW YORK--Barnes & Noble Announces Free August Storytime Lineup Source: Barnes & Noble

NEW YORK--In-store the Preferred Method for Back-to-School Shopping Source: International Council of Shopping Centers

COLUMBUS, Ohio--Huntington Bank’s Annual Backpack Index Finds Double-Digit Cost Increases for Families Sending K-12 Students to School This Fall Source: Huntington

LOS ANGELES--In Time for Back-to-School, Organic Snack Food Company Tasty Brand Launches First Organic and Non-GMO Sandwich Crème Cookies Exclusively at Whole Foods Market

LOS ANGELES--Newegg Kicks off Back-to-School Campaign with Special Discounts and Promotions Source: Newegg

NEW YORK--In-store the Preferred Method for Back-to-School Shopping Source: International Council of Shopping Center

BENTONVILLE, Ark.--Teachers Chalk Up 10 Percent Savings at Walmart’s First-Ever Teachers’ Savings Event Source: Wal-Mart

SAN FRANCISCO--thredUP.com Survey Finds 86% of Back-to-School Shoppers Frustrated by Budget Constraints

NEW YORK--Macy’s Offers the Best in Style and Savings This Back-to-School Season Source: Macy's

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--Staples to Make More Happen for Less with Three Ways to Save this Back-to-School Shopping Season Source: Staples, Inc.

About Business Wire

Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is the global leader in press release distribution and regulatory disclosure. Investor relations, public relations, public policy and marketing professionals rely on Business Wire to accurately distribute market-moving news and multimedia, host online newsrooms and IR websites, build content marketing platforms, generate social engagements and provide audience analysis that improves interaction with specified target markets. Founded in 1961, Business Wire is a trusted source for news organizations, journalists, investment professionals and regulatory authorities, delivering news directly into editorial systems and leading online news sources via its multi-patented simultaneous NX Network. Business Wire has 32 offices worldwide to securely meet the varying needs of communications professionals and news consumers.

Learn more at BusinessWire.com and the BusinessWired blog; follow updates on Twitter: @businesswire or on Facebook.

Click here to subscribe to Mobile Alerts for Business Wire.

More Stories By Business Wire

Copyright © 2009 Business Wire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of Business Wire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Business Wire. Business Wire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

Latest Stories
The past few years have brought a sea change in the way applications are architected, developed, and consumed—increasing both the complexity of testing and the business impact of software failures. How can software testing professionals keep pace with modern application delivery, given the trends that impact both architectures (cloud, microservices, and APIs) and processes (DevOps, agile, and continuous delivery)? This is where continuous testing comes in. D
Recently, REAN Cloud built a digital concierge for a North Carolina hospital that had observed that most patient call button questions were repetitive. In addition, the paper-based process used to measure patient health metrics was laborious, not in real-time and sometimes error-prone. In their session at 21st Cloud Expo, Sean Finnerty, Executive Director, Practice Lead, Health Care & Life Science at REAN Cloud, and Dr. S.P.T. Krishnan, Principal Architect at REAN Cloud, discussed how they built...
In his Opening Keynote at 21st Cloud Expo, John Considine, General Manager of IBM Cloud Infrastructure, led attendees through the exciting evolution of the cloud. He looked at this major disruption from the perspective of technology, business models, and what this means for enterprises of all sizes. John Considine is General Manager of Cloud Infrastructure Services at IBM. In that role he is responsible for leading IBM’s public cloud infrastructure including strategy, development, and offering m...
Mobile device usage has increased exponentially during the past several years, as consumers rely on handhelds for everything from news and weather to banking and purchases. What can we expect in the next few years? The way in which we interact with our devices will fundamentally change, as businesses leverage Artificial Intelligence. We already see this taking shape as businesses leverage AI for cost savings and customer responsiveness. This trend will continue, as AI is used for more sophistica...
The “Digital Era” is forcing us to engage with new methods to build, operate and maintain applications. This transformation also implies an evolution to more and more intelligent applications to better engage with the customers, while creating significant market differentiators. In both cases, the cloud has become a key enabler to embrace this digital revolution. So, moving to the cloud is no longer the question; the new questions are HOW and WHEN. To make this equation even more complex, most ...
In his session at 21st Cloud Expo, Raju Shreewastava, founder of Big Data Trunk, provided a fun and simple way to introduce Machine Leaning to anyone and everyone. He solved a machine learning problem and demonstrated an easy way to be able to do machine learning without even coding. Raju Shreewastava is the founder of Big Data Trunk (www.BigDataTrunk.com), a Big Data Training and consulting firm with offices in the United States. He previously led the data warehouse/business intelligence and B...
Blockchain is a shared, secure record of exchange that establishes trust, accountability and transparency across business networks. Supported by the Linux Foundation's open source, open-standards based Hyperledger Project, Blockchain has the potential to improve regulatory compliance, reduce cost as well as advance trade. Are you curious about how Blockchain is built for business? In her session at 21st Cloud Expo, René Bostic, Technical VP of the IBM Cloud Unit in North America, discussed the b...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Synametrics Technologies will exhibit at SYS-CON's 22nd International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 5-7, 2018, at the Javits Center in New York, NY. Synametrics Technologies is a privately held company based in Plainsboro, New Jersey that has been providing solutions for the developer community since 1997. Based on the success of its initial product offerings such as WinSQL, Xeams, SynaMan and Syncrify, Synametrics continues to create and hone in...
With tough new regulations coming to Europe on data privacy in May 2018, Calligo will explain why in reality the effect is global and transforms how you consider critical data. EU GDPR fundamentally rewrites the rules for cloud, Big Data and IoT. In his session at 21st Cloud Expo, Adam Ryan, Vice President and General Manager EMEA at Calligo, examined the regulations and provided insight on how it affects technology, challenges the established rules and will usher in new levels of diligence arou...
Nordstrom is transforming the way that they do business and the cloud is the key to enabling speed and hyper personalized customer experiences. In his session at 21st Cloud Expo, Ken Schow, VP of Engineering at Nordstrom, discussed some of the key learnings and common pitfalls of large enterprises moving to the cloud. This includes strategies around choosing a cloud provider(s), architecture, and lessons learned. In addition, he covered some of the best practices for structured team migration an...
As you move to the cloud, your network should be efficient, secure, and easy to manage. An enterprise adopting a hybrid or public cloud needs systems and tools that provide: Agility: ability to deliver applications and services faster, even in complex hybrid environments Easier manageability: enable reliable connectivity with complete oversight as the data center network evolves Greater efficiency: eliminate wasted effort while reducing errors and optimize asset utilization Security: imple...
The 22nd International Cloud Expo | 1st DXWorld Expo has announced that its Call for Papers is open. Cloud Expo | DXWorld Expo, to be held June 5-7, 2018, at the Javits Center in New York, NY, brings together Cloud Computing, Digital Transformation, Big Data, Internet of Things, DevOps, Machine Learning and WebRTC to one location. With cloud computing driving a higher percentage of enterprise IT budgets every year, it becomes increasingly important to plant your flag in this fast-expanding busin...
No hype cycles or predictions of a gazillion things here. IoT is here. You get it. You know your business and have great ideas for a business transformation strategy. What comes next? Time to make it happen. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Jay Mason, an Associate Partner of Analytics, IoT & Cybersecurity at M&S Consulting, presented a step-by-step plan to develop your technology implementation strategy. He also discussed the evaluation of communication standards and IoT messaging protocols, data...
Companies are harnessing data in ways we once associated with science fiction. Analysts have access to a plethora of visualization and reporting tools, but considering the vast amount of data businesses collect and limitations of CPUs, end users are forced to design their structures and systems with limitations. Until now. As the cloud toolkit to analyze data has evolved, GPUs have stepped in to massively parallel SQL, visualization and machine learning.
Modern software design has fundamentally changed how we manage applications, causing many to turn to containers as the new virtual machine for resource management. As container adoption grows beyond stateless applications to stateful workloads, the need for persistent storage is foundational - something customers routinely cite as a top pain point. In his session at @DevOpsSummit at 21st Cloud Expo, Bill Borsari, Head of Systems Engineering at Datera, explored how organizations can reap the bene...