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  1. Trailblazer Studios Takes Home Documentary EmmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | PR Log

    Sept. 22, 2016 - PRLog -- "TWICE BORN Stories From the Special Delivery Unit" took home the coveted EmmyA Award for Outstanding Science and Technology Programming at the 2016 News & Documentary Emmys on Wednesday. The three-part series was produced by Trailblazer Studios for PBS.

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  2. Auto Plus/Pep Boys acquires Ore. WDRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | Tire Business

    IEH Auto Parts L.L.C., the holding company for Auto Plus and Pep Boys Manny, Moe & Jack, has acquired Automotive Electric Distributors , an aftermarket auto parts warehouse distributor based in Portland. In business since 1959, AED operates five warehouses that distribute products to automotive parts stores and service facilities across Oregon, western and central Washington and western Idaho.

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  3. Yum! Brands Names Expected Board of Directors of Yum China HoldingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | Restaurant News Resource

    The nine new directors announced today, seven of whom are independent, are expected to serve on the Yum China Board of Directors following the completion of Yum China's spin-off from Yum! Brands, which is expected to occur after the close of business on October 31, 2016. Yum! Brands, Inc. last week announced the expected composition of the Board of Directors of Yum China Holdings, Inc. The nine new directors announced today, seven of whom are independent, are expected to serve on the Yum China Board of Directors following the completion of Yum China's spin-off from Yum! Brands, which is expected to occur after the close of business on October 31, 2016.

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  4. Icahn to buy remaining Federal-Mogul sharesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 7 | Tire Business

    Billionaire investor Carl Icahn is buying the remaining shares of Southfield-based auto supplier Federal-Mogul Corp. in a deal valued at approximately $281 million. Mr. Icahn, through a subsidiary of his firm Icahn Enterprises LP, entered into an agreement Sept.

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  5. Auto Plus growing in N.J., N.C., Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | Tire Business

    IEH Auto Parts L.L.C., the holding company for Auto Plus and Pep Boys Manny, Moe & Jack, has acquired Auto Plus-affiliated distributors in New Jersey and North Carolina and opened a corporate-owned Auto Plus store in the Roanoke, Va., area. The acquisition of Hapi Auto Parts, a business with stores in Hillsborough and Lebanon, N.J., increases the company's density in one of its top target markets, according to IEH Auto Parts President and CEO Brent Windom.

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  6. Auto Plus and Pep Boys Continue 'Rapid Growth Strategy'Read the original story

    Aug 12, 2016 | Modern Tire Dealer

    Manny, Moe & Jack continue to grow the footprint of Auto Plus and Pep Boys stores with a two-store acquisition in New Jersey, plus the opening of a new corporate-owned Auto Plus store in Virginia. The company has acquired Hapi Auto Parts, a two-store business in Hillsborough and Lebanon, New Jersey, and has opened an Auto Plus store in Christiansburg, Va., a suburb of Roanoke.

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  7. s on the Move: Week Ending August 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | CFO

    Gregory Gutting has been promoted to the top finance spot at Erie Indemnity. He had been interim CFO since last October.

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  8. Destination Maternity taps seasoned CFO to lead financial chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Chain Store Age

    In its search to find the right financial overseer, Destination Maternity Corp. didn't have to look any farther than the auto parts industry. On Monday, the maternity apparel retailer named David Stern, former CFO of Pep Boys Manny, Moe and Jack, as executive VP and CFO, charged with leading the finance and accounting, real estate, loss prevention and procurement areas of the company.

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  9. Destination Maternity names new CFORead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Seeking Alpha

    Stern has significant financial experience in the retail industry, including serving as the CFO of Pep Boys Manny, Moe & Jack.

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  10. In the absence of mechanical genes, Google to the rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Southwest Farm Press

    I'm not much of a mechanic. Actually, I'm not the least bit mechanically inclined.

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  11. PBS Docu-Series 'Twice Born' Nominated for Emmya AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | PR Log

    July 27, 2016 - PRLog -- The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has nominated TWICE BORN Stories From the Special Delivery Unit for the coveted EmmyA Award at the 2016 News & Documentary Emmys. The three-part series was produced by Trailblazer Studios for PBS and has been nominated in the Outstanding Science and Technology Programming category.

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  12. Bridgestone Retail shooting for 3,000-plus outletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Tire Business

    Bridgestone Americas is looking to add 800 or more retail points of sale to 2,200-plus company-owned retail stores it currently operates as it drives to "become the most trusted provider of automotive care in every neighborhood we serve." To that end, Bridgestone plans to open a net of 45 new retail locations - under its Firestone Complete Auto Care, Tires Plus and/or Wheel Works brands - per year over the coming several years, according to Stu Crum, president, Bridgestone Retail Operations .

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  13. Bridgestone Wants to Add at Least 800 Company-Owned StoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Modern Tire Dealer

    Last year's attempt by Bridgestone Retail Operations LLC to acquire Pep Boys - Manny, Moe & Jack wasn't a random shot at growth. It was one gigantic step to fulfill Bridgestone's plan to increase its footprint to at least 3,000 tire and service centers in the U.S. One failed deal aside, the company isn't backing down from its plan to grow.

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  14. Market Hints Federal-Mogul Is Worth More Than Icahn's Latest BidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | TheStreet.com

    Icahn Enterprises' sweetened $8 per share offer for the 18% of the auto parts maker it doesn't already own doesn't match where the stock has been trading. Carl Icahn has raised his bid for the 19 million shares of auto parts maker Federal-Mogul that his investment firm doesn't already own, but he still seems to want to get the outstanding 18% of the shares at a discount.

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  15. Carl Icahn raises bid for Federal-MogulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | USA Today

    Activist investor Carl Icahn's company upped its bid for the rest of auto supplier Federal-Mogul's stock that it does not currently own. Carl Icahn raises bid for Federal-Mogul Activist investor Carl Icahn's company upped its bid for the rest of auto supplier Federal-Mogul's stock that it does not currently own.

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  16. Why Bridgestone walked away from Pep BoysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Philly.com

    'Bridgestone Corp. CEO Masaaki Tsuya did something rare in Japanese business circles: He put corporate pride aside, and walked away from an escalating bidding war with corporate raider Carl Icahn for the U.S. auto parts chain Pep Boys," Bloomberg's Jie Ma and Yuki Hagiwara reported. Bridgestone's refusal to overpay for Pep Boys last winter followed its own "unpleasant" $2.7 billion acquisition of Firestone - way back in 1988, when Tsuya was a young Bridgestone manager, at a time when Japan's dominance of the global car and electronics industries gave such giants as Bridgestone billions to buy American firms.

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  17. Bridgestone: Learning when to walk awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Tire Business

    Late last year, Bridgestone Corp. CEO Masaaki Tsuya did something rare in Japanese business circles. He put corporate pride aside, and walked away from an escalating bidding war with U.S investor Carl Icahn for the U.S. auto parts chain Pep Boys Manny, Moe & Jack.

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  18. Study: Women vehicle owners determining aftermarket strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Tire Business

    Demographic shifts in the North American vehicle market are necessitating how the automotive industry operates, especially in the downstream activities of vehicle repair and maintenance, a recent study by research firm Frost & Sullivan found. "The automotive industry has traditionally been a male-dominated sector - from manufacturing plants to repair facilities - and, historically, this did not pose a challenge for the industry in appealing to its customers, who were also predominantly male," the firm said in its study, "Strategic Analysis of Women as Customers in the Automotive Aftermarket."

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  19. Competition and Cooperation Are Not the Same ThingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | The Foundation for Economic Education

    Against the claim that market competition is incompatible with social cooperation, defenders of free enterprise rightly point out that that competition and cooperation are actually quite compatible. But some go further and claim that competition and cooperation are the same thing, which makes it hard to explain exactly how these concepts do correctly relate to each other.

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  20. TB Editorial: Cranking competition to new levelRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Tire Business

    What is it about tires that make many auto-service-related chains want to get more heavily involved in tire sales and service? Two well-known franchisors that started out in the muffler business - Meineke Car Care Centers L.L.C. and TBC Corp.'s Midas Total Car Care auto repair centers - are trying to shake up the industry with moves in that direction.

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