NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- BluWave, a private equity-focused, highly curated B2B marketplace, has released its most recent data on PE industry trends. Robust deal flow has persisted, which has coincided with an emphasis on due diligence and strategic add-on acquisitions. Notably, due diligence activity persists at historically high levels equal to 39% of activity mix in Q3 2021— a proxy for the private equity industry's level of new investment activity and an indicator of a healthy overall investing environment. Additionally, PE firms are gaining confidence in the future and proactively investing in business transformation opportunities, evidenced by value creation activities increasing from 59% in Q2 2021 to 61% of all BluWave initiatives in Q3 2021.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- SMART Hub is a SaaS-based solution that can be embedded within any legacy software or enterprise resource planning (ERP) application. SMART Hub enables users to instantly initiate or schedule single or mass payments of any type to suppliers and individuals from within the familiar screens of their legacy applications with just a few mouse clicks. By providing a single platform for managing all digital payments, SMART Hub extends the functionality of legacy software and ERP applications.
LEBANON, Tenn., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- This holiday season, care is in the air and Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® is the perfect one-stop-shop to help guests care for their loved ones and make this holiday season special. After more than a year of interrupted and often cancelled family gatherings, Cracker Barrel boasts a variety of seasonal offerings made with care, fully prepared meals, and holiday gift options to help guests celebrate with family and friends both in store and at home. For a limited time, guests can enjoy a delicious new Cinnamon Roll Pie Breakfast while picking up the perfect stocking stuffers for their loved ones or sharing special family moments over a Heat n' Serve meal from the comforts of home.
ETTEN-LEUR, Netherlands and CLINTON, Tenn., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tjoapack (the "Company"), a Netherlands-based contract packaging organisation serving the pharmaceutical industry, has acquired US-based Pharma Packaging Solutions ("PPS"), a leading healthcare packaging services business based in Clinton, TN. PPS provides commercial packaging and other, complementary services such as cold chain storage, stability and product retain services to a variety of pharmaceutical and medical device industry customers.
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- First Horizon Foundation, the private charitable foundation of First Horizon Corporation, has announced a lead gift to catalyze conservation and restoration efforts in the floodplains of the Mississippi River on the Memphis/Arkansas state line.
(The Center Square) – Total unemployment fell again last week, continuing an ongoing trend following the expiration of federal unemployment benefits in September.
(The Center Square) – Lawmakers need to rethink their strategy to regulate Big Tech as calls for increased oversight grow louder, according to a small business advocacy group.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Jedora, the new direct-to-consumer jewelry marketplace, makes its debut into the U.S. market. Partnering with both best-in-class and emerging brands by invitation only, Jedora is the ultimate online destination allowing consumers to seamlessly shop for jewelry, watches and loose gemstones.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The ROOT Brand nature-inspired products firm introduces CleanSlate to help wipe cells clean of toxins.
The FDA, CDC, and state and local partners, are investigating a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Oranienburg infections linked to whole, fresh onions.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. and PROVIDENCE, R.I., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nashville Predators and Bally's Corporation (NYSE: BALY) announced today entry into a partnership designating Bally's as an Official Sports Betting Partner and the Official Free-to-Play Partner of the Nashville Predators and Bridgestone Arena. The partnership, which runs through 2025, will grant Nashville Predators intellectual property rights to Bally's, as well as provide Bally's with access to team logos, marks and certain content rights. The agreement marks Bally's first partnership with an NHL franchise and its first with a professional sports team in the state of Tennessee.
NASHVILLE, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Robert McNeilly has joined Distribution Realty Group as its Director of Construction. In his new role, he will be responsible for all facets of new ground-up construction as well as select tenant improvement work. Robert will be based in the firm's Nashville office and will oversee projects in Nashville, Memphis, Indianapolis, and Chicago, as well as DRG's future growth cities.
BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Currax Pharmaceuticals LLC ("Currax"), a specialty biopharmaceutical company dedicated to expanding access to clinically differentiated, underappreciated medicines – both branded and generic – today announced it has a Type C written response meeting with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") regarding a New Drug Application for a Phase 3 program to evaluate the safety and efficacy of CX-101 (naltrexone HCl/bupropion HCl 8 mg/90 mg, extended-release tablets), for the indication of smoking cessation.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The holiday shopping season is just around the corner and PetSafe® brand, a global leader in pet product solutions, recently released four new treat-holding toys that are sure to top any pet's wish list. A fun-loving food group, the PetSafe® Busy Buddy® Chompin' Chicken, Busy Buddy® Cravin' Corncob, Busy Buddy® Slab o' Sirloin, and the Frosty Cone are designed to keep dogs busy and satisfied.
Stacker compiled a list of stories behind the Trail of Tears for each of the nine states it passed through based on news, tribal histories, and government reports.
Stacker explores the history of police violence in the United States, using a variety of sources from news, government, and historical documentation.
Most Americans have learned a one-sided version of history that excludes the full Indigenous American narrative. To help round out your education, Stacker has compiled a list of 20 influential Indigenous Americans you might not know.
Stacker put together a timeline of LGBTQ+ history prior to the Stonewall riots on June 28, 1969.
Stacker compiled a history of the NRA from its founding to its current legal woes.
How much military aid does the U.S. provide to different countries? Stacker analyzed U.S. military spending data from 2011 to 2020 using ForeignAssistance.gov to find where U.S. military aid is being sent.
From Stonewall to today, Stacker commemorates LGBTQ+ history by taking a look back at over 50 years of significant moments in the LGBTQ+ community in the United States and around the world.
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(The Center Square) – The Tennessee Legislature finished its special session on Ford’s $5.6 billion electric truck project Wednesday by approving $884 million in spending and creating a Megasite Authority of West Tennessee board to oversee operations.
Assemble analyzed the evolution of the gender wage gap since 1980, drawing on data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Annual percentages are calculated with the median weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Global leading tire company Hankook Tire has successfully completed the "Volkswagen ID.4: Great Roadshow through the U.S." with its electric vehicle-specific tire Kinergy AS EV. The tour team has newly set a Guinness World Records title for the longest journey by electric car (non-solar) in a single country with an EV, breaking the previous record set in 2019.
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