Safeway (SWY), Albertsons to Sell 168 Stores Dec 19, 2014 04:07PM

AB Acquisition LLC (Albertsons) and Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) announced today that they have entered into agreements, subject to approval by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), to sell 168 stores across eight states to four buyers:

  • Associated Food Stores (AFS) will purchase eight stores in Montana and Wyoming;
  • Associated Wholesale Grocers (AWG) / Minyards will purchase 12 stores in Texas;
  • SUPERVALU will purchase two stores in Washington; and
  • Haggen will purchase 146 stores... (continue reading...)

Staples (SPLS) Provides Update on Recent Hack of Point-of-Sale Systems Dec 19, 2014 04:05PM

Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) today gave an update on the investigation into its previously announced data security incident involving a small percentage of its retail point-of-sale systems.

Staples’ data security experts detected that criminals deployed malware to some point-of-sale systems at 115 of its more than 1,400 U.S. retail stores. Upon detection, Staples immediately took action to eradicate the malware in mid-September and to further enhance its security.... (continue reading...)

China Housing & Land Dev. (CHLN) CFO Resigns for Personal Reasons Dec 19, 2014 04:03PM

China Housing & Land Development, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHLN) today announced that that its Chief Financial Officer ("CFO"), Mr. Cangsang Huang, is resigning from his position at the Company due to personal reasons, effective December 17, 2014. On December 19, 2014, the Company's board has appointed Ms. Fang Nie, the Company's Director of Finance, to serve as the Company's new CFO.

Mr. Pingji Lu, Chairman of China Housing & Land Development said, " We welcome Ms. Nie to her new... (continue reading...)

Caesars Entertainment (CZR), First Lien Noteholder Committee Reach Agreement on Restructuring Plan Dec 19, 2014 03:50PM

Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. ("CEOC"), a subsidiary of Caesars Entertainment Corporation (Nasdaq: CZR), and Caesars Entertainment have reached an agreement with CEOC's first lien noteholder steering committee regarding terms of a financial restructuring plan. The proposed plan will significantly reduce long-term debt and annual interest payments, and result in a stronger balance sheet for CEOC.

The restructuring support agreement has been signed by all... (continue reading...)

Advaxis (ADXS) Executes $17 Million Financing Agreement Dec 19, 2014 03:37PM

Advaxis, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADXS) announced today that it has executed definitive securities purchase agreements with two institutional investors for gross proceeds of approximately $16.7 million in a registered direct offering of approximately 3.9 million shares at a price of $4.25 per share.

Adage Capital Management, L.P. (Adage) was the lead investor in this financing, with certain funds and accounts managed by T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. also participating in the... (continue reading...)

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