Greensboro Local Business
Local business in Greensboro, NC
Tuesday Jul 26 | via CSP
Gilbarco Veeder-Root will be managing the program to upgrade more than 2000 dispensers at 270 Sheetz Inc. retail sites with Gilbarco FlexPay Encrypting PIN Pads. The hardware is Payment Card Industry Encrypting PIN Pad compliant. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 26 | via Transport Topics
Volvo Group reported earnings and net sales fell in the second-quarter and six-month periods, citing the slowdown in the North American truck market as a key factor that led to a plunge in orders. Volvo's North American heavy-duty truck brands include Volvo Trucks and Mack Trucks, both based in Greensboro, North Carolina. Comment?
Monday Jul 25 | via Transport Topics
Mack Trucks said it now offers an online virtual reality test drive of models equipped with its mDrive HD 13-speed automated manual transmission, calling the experience a first for heavy-duty truck manufacturers. Virtual reality is a computer-generated simulation of a three-dimensional image or environment that can be interacted with in a seemingly physical way by placing the viewer's perspective within the image or video itself, Mack said. Comment?
Friday Jul 22 | via Bloomberg
Skechers USA Inc. and VF Corp. posted weaker second-quarter results than analysts predicted, a sign the shaky global economy is taking a toll on the apparel and footwear industries. Shares of Skechers plunged as much as 17 percent in early trading after it posted second-quarter earnings of 48 cents a share. Comment?
Friday Jul 22 | via PR Leap
July 22, 2016 - Greensboro, N.C. - Five First Student employees were honored with top awards from the National School Transportation Association for excellence in service, safety and leadership. Senior Vice President of Safety for FirstGroup America, Gary Catapano, received the prestigious Distinguished Service Award. Comment?
Thursday Jul 21 | via TheStreet.com
Shares of VF Corp. are sliding 1.20% to $63.45 in trading Thursday afternoon ahead of the company's fiscal second quarter results expected before tomorrow's opening bell. Analysts expect the Greensboro, NC-based apparel and footwear company to post earnings of 34 cents per share on revenue of $2.53 billion. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 20 | via Fleet Owner Magazine
Volvo Trucks North America appointed Jeff Lester senior vice president of sales effective Aug. 1, 2016. Lester will lead the North American regional sales organization, working closely with the regional vice presidents to drive growth, the company said. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 13 | via WLVQ-FM Columbus
New mobile game Pokemon Go has become an overnight sensation with U.S. fans but also played a role in armed robberies in Missouri, the discovery of a body in Wyoming and minor injuries to fans distracted by the app. The "augmented reality" game based on the 1990s Japanese franchise surged to the top of Apple Inc's app charts over the weekend. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 12 | via Transport Topics
Mack Trucks said it rolled out an integrated parts cross-reference feature on its e-commerce platform Mack Select Part Store. The Greensboro, North Carolina-based company said the cross-reference tool uses a proprietary database that analyzes the part numbers customers search for and provides them with the equivalent Mack Trucks parts, giving customers more robust results and real-time inventory availability. Comment?
Monday Jul 11 | via Yahoo!
New mobile game Pokemon Go has become an overnight sensation with U.S. fans but also played a role in armed robberies in Missouri, the discovery of a body in Wyoming and minor injuries to fans distracted by the app, officials and news media reported on Monday. The "augmented reality" game based on the 1990s Japanese franchise surged to the top of Apple Inc's app charts over the weekend. Comment?
Feb 5, 2016 | via CSP
Imperial Tobacco Group PLC on Friday confirmed that it has changed its name to Imperial Brands PLC after receiving shareholder approval at its annual general meeting Wednesday. According to a report by Alliance News, the London-based company also said that its new web address, www.imperialbrandsplc.com , will go live on Feb. 8. Imperial Tobacco announced plans to change its name back in December, saying in a statement that the new name "better reflects the dynamic, brand-focused business that we are now." Comment?
Jun 10, 2015 | via CSP
Now that the deal between Reynolds American Inc., Winston-Salem, N.C., and Lorillard Inc., Greensboro, N.C. is official , the Newport cigarette brand has joined the Reynolds portfolio. But that's not the only change retailers might face in wake of the landmark merger. Comment?
Oct 2, 2014 | via CSP
The Illinois Corn Marketing Board and the American Lung Association recently chose Gilbarco Veeder-Root as their partner to help drive the adoption of higher ethanol blend fuel in Illinois. The partnership brings together three industry leaders to provide retailers an opportunity to make fuel dispensing equipment compatible with higher blends of ethanol more affordable for retailers. Comment?
Oct 4, 2013 | via CSP
Gilbarco Veeder-Root has announced the launch of Play at the Pump in partnership with Linq3. The Play at the Pump application allows consumers to purchase lottery tickets via the dispenser. Comment?
Oct 2, 2013 | via CSP
Gilbarco Veeder-Root, a global leader in petroleum refueling equipment, has announced a new Encore compressed natural gas dispenser that best positions retailers to capitalize on the increasing popularity of alternative fuels. As the newest member of the Encore product line, the CNG dispenser features a familiar refueling experience and seamless upgrade path, with superior safety features and a faster fill rate. Comment?
Dec 31, 1995 | via Wireless Design Online
The line will use power amplifier solutions employing the RFMD GaAs HBT process. Evaluation of new process technologies for future applications will continue. Comment?
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