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El Pollo Loco Celebrates National Chicken Month with Special Offers

COSTA MESA, Calif., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Calling all chicken enthusiasts! El Pollo Loco (Nasdaq:LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken chain, is celebrating National Chicken Month with exciting promotions for guests now through September 30. In honor of the most delicious month of the year, El Pollo Loco is offering special deals that are sure to delight chicken fans. Throughout the month of September, guests who spend $10 will receive a coupon for a $5 2-piece leg and thigh combo meal on their next visit. The Company is also offering $1 off coupons to fans who show their

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Aviragen Therapeutics Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Results

ATLANTA, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aviragen Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVIR) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and 2016 fiscal year ended June 30, 2016, and also provided an update on recent corporate and clinical developments. “Over the last twelve months we have made significant advances with our three next generation direct-acting antivirals that address serious infections with limited therapeutic options. Enrollment is 90% complete in the SPIRITUS Phase 2b trial of vapendavir for the treatment of human rhinovirus infections in moderate and severe asthmatic patients, and we look forward to announcing top-line data from the trial

Canadian Linen and Uniform Sponsors Third Annual 'Day of Service'

TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canadian Linen and Uniform Service today announced that its 47 branches and other locations across North America will participate in the 3rd annual ‘Day of Service’ community giving program in which employees are given the opportunity to spend all or part of their work day volunteering, donating goods and services, or participating in community events. “I am very pleased with the enthusiastic participation of our employees across the organization and the continued success of this program,” said Bill Evans, President and CEO of Canadian Linen. “We have been growing this event over the

AmeriPride Services Sponsors Third Annual 'Day of Service'

MINNEAPOLIS, MINN., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AmeriPride Services today announced that its 47 branches and other locations across the U.S. and Canada will participate in the 3rd annual ‘Day of Service’ community giving program in which employees are given the opportunity to spend all or part of their work day volunteering, donating goods and services, or participating in community events. “I am very pleased with the enthusiastic participation of our employees across the organization and the continued success of this program,” said Bill Evans, President and CEO of AmeriPride Services. “We have been growing this event over the

Global Almond Oil Market to Witness Rapid Growth on Account of Rising Demand from Cosmetic Industry

Brooklyn, NY,, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Furthermore, the research study has provided the past performance of the global almond oil market along with the forecast figures with the help of tables, graphs, charts, and infographics. Inputs given by industry specialists have been added in the study to help the existing and new players in the market in formulating effective business decisions in the next few years. Get Sample Copy of Report for more Professional and Technical insights at: http://www.qyresearchreports.com/sample/sample.php?rep_id=734805&type=E The global almond oil market can be divided on the basis of product type into bitter almond oil and

Mark Chranowski Named General Manager of Pilgrim’s Commercial Business Unit

GREELEY, Colo, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation (NASDAQ:PPC) has selected Mark Chranowski, a seasoned operations executive with 37 years of industry experience, to lead its commercial business unit in the newly created role of general manager. Chranowski will oversee the company’s eight commercial operations, including poultry processing complexes in Nacogdoches, Texas, Russellville, Ala., Mt. Pleasant, Texas, (East Plant), Broadway, Va., Marshville, N.C., Sanford, N.C., Sumter, S.C., and Douglas, Ga. He will report to Jayson Penn, executive vice president of sales and operations. Chranowski previously served as vice president of processing operations for Mountaire Farms, a large

Europe Molecular Diagnostics Market worth 4.2 Billion USD by 2023; Transparency Market Research

Albany – New York, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A research report for Europe molecular diagnostics market by Transparency Market Research (TMR), projects this market to report a healthy CAGR of 11.40% during the period from 2015 and 2023. The market stood at US$1.6 bn in 2014. Analysts expect it to reach US$4.2 bn by the end of the forecast period. The research report is titled “Molecular Diagnostics Market – Europe Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2015 – 2023.” Request a Free PDF Brochure with Report Analysis: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/sample/sample.php?flag=S&rep_id=9434  Molecular diagnostics refers to the tests conducted to

Global Paper Packaging Material Market will reach around USD 362.65 Billion by 2021

Sarasota, FL, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zion Research has published a new report titled “Paper Packaging Material Market (Liquid Packaging Cartons, Corrugated Cases, Carton & Folding Boxes and Others) for Beverages, Fast Foods, Fresh Foods, Dairy & Bakery, Frozen Foods and Other Applications – Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Segment, Trends and Forecast, 2015 – 2021”. According to the report, global paper packaging material market was valued at around USD 286.61 billion in 2015 and is expected to reach USD 362.65 billion in 2021, growing at a CAGR of around 4.4% between 2016 and 2021.

Armour “Great Moms” Campaign Celebrates Raleigh Police Officer

LISLE, Ill., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Armour, the makers of great and convenient products including frozen meatballs, pepperoni and portable meal kits honored an unsung hero today.  Armour hosted a special surprise at the Junior League office in Raleigh, N.C. to honor Lea Martin as part of their campaign to recognize “Great Moms” across the country. A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/09f19d68-3f2b-4709-acf7-ffbbb36080bd Martin, a single mother, is a Raleigh police officer who is known for going above and beyond to give back to the community, as well as being a great mom to her three

Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Reports Inducement Grant to New Chief Financial Officer

DEVON, Pa., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZYNE), a clinical-stage specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of innovative transdermal synthetic cannabinoid treatments, today announced that the Company’s Board of Directors granted James Fickenscher, the Company’s newly appointed Chief Financial Officer and Vice President, Corporate Development, an option to purchase 150,000 shares of the Company’s common stock as an inducement material to his acceptance of employment with the Company in accordance with NASDAQ Listing Rule 5635(c)(4).  The option will have an exercise price equal to the closing price of Zynerba Pharmaceuticals’ common stock on September 13,

Global Carotenoids Market Expected To Reach USD 1.52 Billion in 2021 – MarketResearchStore.Com

Deerfield Beach, FL, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zion Research has published a new report titled “Carotenoids Market by Type (Astaxanthin, Beta-carotene, Lutein, Lycopene, Canthaxanthin, Zeaxanthin, and Others) for Feed, Food, Supplements, Cosmetics, and Pharmaceuticals – Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis, and Forecast, 2015 – 2021”. According to the report, global demand for beverage packaging market was valued at USD 1.23 billion in 2015, is expected to reach USD 1.52 billion in 2021 and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 3.5% between 2016 and 2021. Carotenoids are natural pigments found mainly in plants, algae, and few bacteria. Carotenoids

Woodbridge International Closes Sale of CT Gardens to Capitala

NEW HAVEN, Conn., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Woodbridge International, a global mergers and acquisitions firm, is pleased to announce the sale of its client, CT Gardens, Inc. to Capitala Investment Advisors based in Charlotte, North Carolina. A platform acquisition for Capitala, CT Gardens, Inc. is one of the largest Agway dealerships in the U.S. The Company sells products in diverse categories such as pet food and supplies, lawn and garden, grills, patio furniture, farm feed and supplies. Capitala Group, based in Charlotte, North Carolina, is a private equity firm focused on lower and traditional middle-market companies. Since 1998,

Global Business Intelligence Market worth USD 26.50 billion by 2021: By Cloud BI, Mobile BI and Other Deployments

Sarasota, FL, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zion Research has published a new report titled “Global Business Intelligence Market by Mobile BI, Cloud BI, and Other Applications: Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis and Forecast, 2015-2021.” According to the report, the global business intelligence market accounted USD 16.33 billion in 2015 and is expected to reach USD 26.50 billion by 2021, growing at a CAGR of around 8.4% between 2016 and 2021.  Business Intelligence defined as the process of analyzing huge volumes of enterprise data usually stored in large databases such as data warehouses. BI detects the hidden trends and patterns in

Eckrich and Operation Homefront Honor a Two-Time Purple Heart Recipient On Day of Remembrance at Randy Houser Concert

LISLE, Ill., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Eckrich, the makers of naturally hardwood smoked sausage and savory deli meats, partnered with the San Diego Naval Base Military Commissary and Operation Homefront, a national nonprofit whose mission is to build strong, stable, and secure military families, to honor a California military family on Sunday. A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/7aa114f9-62b4-4b3b-ab5e-5490478722f9 Eckrich invited the Estrada family to the Randy Houser concert in Salt Lake City, Utah and surprised them with a gift of $5,000 in free groceries to the San Diego Naval Base commissary on a day when

BioXcel’s BXCL101, Receives Orphan Drug Designation from the U.S. FDA for the Treatment of Patients with Neurofibromatosis Type 2 (NF2)

BRANFORD, Conn., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BioXcel, a privately held biopharmaceutical company based in Connecticut, today announced that the U. S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Orphan Drug Designation to BXCL101 for the treatment of Neurofibromatosis Type 2 (NF2), an orphan disease with significant unmet medical need.  BXCL101 is the first and only systemic therapy being developed to eliminate existing lesions and prevent the formation of new lesions by targeting the molecular mechanism of NF2 pathophysiology. BXCL101 is a proprietary version of an approved drug, bortezomib, adapted for chronic use in NF2 patients with both a

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Vascular Solutions Surpasses 150,000 Successfully Reprocessed ClosureFAST® Catheters

Reprocessing service for varicose vein ablation catheter continues to gain customers nearly five years after launch Excellent record of safety and reliability Reprocessing lowers costs and reduces medical waste for U.S. vein clinics MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vascular Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:VASC) today announced that more than 150,000 ClosureFAST catheters have been successfully reprocessed by its partner, Northeast Scientific, Inc. (NES), since Vascular Solutions launched the reprocessing service for the popular vein ablation catheters in January of 2012. “As we approach the fifth anniversary of the launch of our novel reprocessing service for the ClosureFAST catheter, we are

WellStar Health System expands Best Upon Request concierge service to six additional hospitals

MARIETTA, GA., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — It has been a big year for WellStar Health System. The organization has partnered with West Georgia Medical Center of LaGrange, Georgia, in addition to acquiring five Tenet Healthcare Corporation hospitals. Joining them in this expansion is Cincinnati-based Best Upon Request Corporate, Inc. (BEST). BEST, an on-site concierge service provider, is offered to WellStar team members as a benefit to demonstrate how much they are valued by their employer. BEST first partnered with WellStar in 2009 to serve employees at Kennestone and Cobb Hospitals. In late 2015, the concierge program expanded to

Testing, Inspection and Certification (T.I.C.) Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2016 – 2024

Albany, NY , Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The primary role of testing, inspection, and certification companies is to ensure the maintenance of health, safety, and quality requirements of their clients’ products. Testing, inspection, and certification companies are engaged in inspection, verification, testing and certification services wherein the major purpose is to help increase the productivity and also help local manufacturers to comply with the global standards. The global testing, inspection, and certification market on the basis of application has been segmented into seven types; oil & gas (onshore facilities and offshore facilities), aerospace (avionics, interior and exterior lighting systems,

Blue Buffalo Announces Secondary Common Stock Offering

WILTON, Conn., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc. (Nasdaq:BUFF) (“Blue Buffalo”) today announced that certain of its stockholders intend to offer for sale in an underwritten secondary offering an aggregate of 14,300,000 shares of common stock of Blue Buffalo pursuant to Blue Buffalo’s registration statement on Form S-3, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Commission”). Blue Buffalo is not offering any shares of common stock in the proposed offering and will not receive any proceeds from the sale of shares in the proposed offering. The offering is expected to close on September 16,

Farmer Bros. Co. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2016 Financial Results

FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Farmer Bros. Co. (NASDAQ:FARM) (the “Company”) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2016. Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2016 Highlights: Net sales increased $1.6 million to $134.2 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016, as compared to the prior year period; Gross profit increased 6.6% to $52.4 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016, as compared to the prior year period; Net income was $84.2 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016, primarily due to non-cash income tax benefit of $80.3 million from