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Cups and Lids Market, Share, Analysis, Trend, Challenges, Opportunities and Forecast to 2021 : MRFR

15 12 2017

Pune, India -- 12/14/2017 -- Cups and Lids Market – Market OverviewThe Food packaging plays an important role for shifting consumers towards specialty & processed food, advancement in food packaging material, increase in the demand for packaging material products, and consumer awareness in developing economies. Increased demand for packaged food has transformed the packaging industry. Vendors in the global cups & lids market are continuously introducing packaging materials that can prevent the contamination of products. Moreover, packaging designs also have a significant influence on the purchase decisions of customers.The market of foodservice is growing rapidly worldwide, as Western-style fast food restaurants become more prevalent and promote the more widespread use of disposable cups and lids. Growth will be fuelled by the significant role of beverages as revenue generators for restaurants, coupled with the increasing focus on specialty beverages among foodservice vendors....

LGI Homes Opens New Community in Houston

14 12 2017

HOUSTON, Dec. 14, 2017 -- LGI Homes, Inc. (Nasdaq:LGIH) announces it is now selling in its newest community in Houston, Villa North. Conveniently located just west of I-45 in the heart of north Houston, Villa North presents a rare opportunity to buyers looking for affordable new homes with easy access to downtown.Homeowners in Villa North are positioned for reduced commutes to Houston’s most sought-after employment centers, shopping, dining and recreation. For outdoor activities, several nearby parks offer playgrounds, sports fields and walking trails, including Sylvester Turner Park, Lincoln Park and Stuebner Airline Park. Additionally, Villa North is just a short drive from many of north Houston’s most popular attractions, including Willowbrook Mall, Wet ‘N’ Wild Splashtown, and Sam Houston Race Park.With homes priced from the $160s, Villa North offers spacious floor plans designed for today’s active families. These one- and two-story homes feature...

American Heart Association Announces 2017 Paul "Bear" Bryant Coach Of The Year Finalists

13 12 2017

HOUSTON, Dec. 13, 2017 -- American Heart Association (AHA) and 2017 Paul "Bear" Bryant title sponsor Marathon Oil Corporation announced today a powerhouse lineup of finalists for the 2017 Paul "Bear" Bryant Coach of the Year Award – the nation's top award for college football coaches. The winner will be announced live Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018 during the awards dinner and ceremony at the Hilton Americas-Houston. Representing the country's finest college football coaches, 2017 award finalists are: Paul Chryst - University of Wisconsin Clay Helton - University of Southern California Scott Frost – formerly with the University of Central Florida now with the University of Nebraska Gus Malzahn - Auburn University Jeff Monken - Army Kirby Smart - University of Georgia Dabo Swinney - Clemson University Coaching legend Steve Spurrier is the recipient of the Bear Bryant 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award and will also attend the dinner in January. Spurrier was the head coach...

Newly Formed Professional Football League (PFL) Launching Spring 2018

13 12 2017

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Dec. 13, 2017 -- The "Professional Football League" is pleased to announce its inaugural season for Spring 2018. Football teams from franchise cities throughout the United States will be led onto the field of battle by eight renowned, highly decorated and legendary head coaches, including Dave Campo: "Three Time NFL Champion & National College Champion"; Ted Cottrell: MAC's 2012 Inaugural Hall of Fame Class Inductee, Inaugural Honoree of MAC "ALL-Century" Team, 1969 HOF Inductee Delaware Valley University & Innovator of the "3-4 Defense"; University of Florida & Penn State Living legend Galen Hall: Two-Time National Champion as OC and National Championship Head Coach, recently enshrined into Florida-Georgia Football Hall of Fame; Darren Arbet: Four-time Arena League Champion & 2011 HOF inductee; Norm Chow: Two Time National Champion Offense Coordinator & Coach of four Heisman Trophy winners...

Sojourn Bicycling & Active Vacations Rolls out New Biking and Multi-Sport Tours for 2018

13 12 2017

Explore Spectatcular Biking, Hiking and Kayaking in Sedona and Prescott . Two New Unique Biking and Multi-Sport Trips in Northern Arizona’s Sedona and Prescott and Lowcountry’s Savannah, GA to Charleston, SC. BURLINTON, Vt. December 13, 2017 Sojourn Bicycling & Active Vacations announces new active travel destinations in 2018, expanding offerings to include two unique biking and multi-sport trips in Northern Arizona's Sedona and Prescott and Lowcountry’s Savannah, GA to Charleston, SC. The Northern Arizona Multi-sport Tour in Sedona and Prescott is a natural extension of the company’s widely acclaimed Southern Arizona tour. The new trip features outstanding biking, hiking, and kayaking along with a diverse selection of culinary and cultural experiences in an area of unparalleled beauty and natural wonders. Guests will cycle on the winding roads of the famous Skull Valley loop in the Prescott National Forest, take a kayaking excursion on the rapids of the Verde...

Shaw to Invest $184 Million in Andalusia, Ala. Fiber Manufacturing Facility

12 12 2017

These investments will ensure the long-term viability of this critical operation within Shaw’s portfolio of manufacturing facilities. Andalusia, AL December 12, 2017 Shaw Industries Group, Inc. (Shaw) has announced that it will invest $184 million in its Andalusia, Ala., manufacturing facility, which creates fiber used to manufacture carpet. “Shaw’s significant new investment in its Andalusia manufacturing facility is a welcome development that positions the plant for the future and demonstrates the company’s confidence in its large Alabama workforce,” Alabama Governor Kay Ivey says. “We look forward to working with Shaw to help its Covington County operation not only succeed but also thrive.” The project will include construction of new and expanded building assets, and installation of substantial amounts of new manufacturing equipment. “These investments will ensure the long-term viability of this critical operation within Shaw’s portfolio of manufacturing facilities.... Donates Aprons to Help Athletes of Special Olympics Southern California

12 12 2017

Special Olympics Southern CA We are proud to support organizations like Special Olympics Southern California that foster change, inclusion and bring communities together FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. December 12, 2017, a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-quality chef and hospitality apparel worldwide donated forty-five customized aprons with dual logo embroidery to help benefit the athletes of Special Olympics Southern California. Pier del Sol is a unique day of entertainment on the historic Santa Monica Pier and Pacific Park®. The event, hosted annually in October, fuses together a culinary festival with a backyard private Amusement Park experience. Attendees enjoy an exclusive brunch featuring mouthwatering tastings from more than 35 of L.A.’s top chefs and restaurants, entertainment, music, arts & crafts, games, and unlimited rides at Pacific Park. The Special Olympics Southern California’s vision is to promote acceptance, inclusion, and well‐being...

EarthCam Announces Its “25 Most Interesting Webcams of 2017”

10 12 2017

Each year, we are impressed with the incredible webcam content that live camera producers share with the world, and this year is no exception. NEW YORK December 10, 2017 EarthCam’s favorite annual tradition is back with the announcement of the 25 Most Interesting Webcams of 2017! Spanning 9 countries, the 19th annual list features entertaining live webcams that have been enjoyed by millions of visitors around the world, and some outrageous newcomers that were just discovered this year. The Top 25 Webcams take you on an adventure to Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s tallest mountain, the world’s busiest intersection in Japan and the largest cathedral in Italy. For scenic views that will have you coming back for more, travel to peaceful Snake River in Wyoming, relax with sunset views over Lake Michigan and explore a beautiful ski resort in France with eye-popping 360° panoramas. Sports fans will marvel watching the incredible effort it’s taking to build the Chase Center, future...

Irial Finan to Retire from Coca-Cola; Calin Dragan to Take Leadership of Bottling Investments Group

08 12 2017

ATLANTA--The Coca-Cola Company today announced that Irial Finan, a 36-year veteran of the Coca-Cola system, plans to retire from his post as Executive Vice President and President of Bottling Investments Group, or BIG. Calin Dragan, who currently serves as Regional Director for BIG’s ASEAN (Southeast Asia) and Middle East bottlers, will be promoted to lead BIG. Finan, who reports to President and CEO James Quincey, will retire March 31, 2018. He will step down from his current role on Dec. 31 and will remain with the company as executive advisor until his retirement. “I want to thank Irial for his leadership and dedicated service to our global Coca-Cola system over the last 36 years,” Quincey said. “All of us at Coca-Cola join in wishing Irial, his wife, Deirdre, and his daughters, Ciara and Röisïn, great success in their future plans.” Dragan, who begins his new role as President of BIG on Jan. 1, 2018, is based in Singapore and will report to John Murphy, President of Coca-Cola’s...

Shaw Industries Signs UN Global Compact and Commits to Upholding Compact Principles Throughout Its Supply Chain

07 12 2017

Shaw - Creating A Better Future We all have an important role in bettering this world. This is one of the many steps we are taking in our daily quest to do better, to achieve more. Dalton, Ga. December 07, 2017 Shaw Industries Group, Inc. (Shaw), a leading floorcovering provider, has signed the United Nations Global Compact, a widely recognized set of principles focused on upholding and protecting human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption standards. Further, Shaw will implement the Ten Principles of the UN Global Compact throughout its supply chain with updates to its sustainable sourcing policy and related terms and conditions for all suppliers. “The UN Global Compact and its principles align with our culture and operations,” noted Vance D. Bell, chairman and CEO at Shaw. “Becoming a signatory and enhancing our sourcing policies is a natural extension of our ongoing sustainability efforts. We believe this to be essential to creating a better future while ensuring...

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