Tag archive for ‘COVID-19’
By businessnewstoday On Friday, July 10th, 2020

Flowers Foods stops production at Savannah bakery due to COVID-19

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Flowers Foods has temporarily halted production at its bakery in Savannah, Georgia, US owing to a rise in confirmed COVID-19 cases within its production More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, June 13th, 2020

UK pub operator Mitchells & Butlers secures £100m CLBILS loan

UK pub operator Mitchells & Butlers has been granted £100 million of additional funding from HSBC UK and Santander UK as part of the UK government’s Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme More...

By businessnewstoday On Friday, June 5th, 2020

Cloud9 Technologies secures $17.5m funding for cloud-based communications

Cloud9 Technologies, a cloud-based communications provider, has raised $17.5 million in a Series B funding round led by Swiss investment bank UBS alongside participation from existing investors such as J.P. Morgan More...

By businessnewstoday On Wednesday, May 27th, 2020

COVID-19 forces Texas Capital, Independent Bank to call off $5.5bn merger

The prevailing coronavirus pandemic has forced US bank holding companies Texas Capital Bancshares and Independent Bank Group to terminate their previously announced all-stock merger of equals worth $5.5 billion. Both More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, May 16th, 2020

JCPenney seeks bankruptcy protection amid Covid-19 disruption

US department store chain J.C. Penney (JCPenney) has filed for bankruptcy protection besides reducing its store count to better align its business with the prevailing operating environment resulting from the coronavirus More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, May 11th, 2020

SBI General Insurance introduces Arogya Sanjeevani Health Insurance Policy

Indian insurer SBI General Insurance has introduced Arogya Sanjeevani Health Insurance Policy. which offers hospitalization cover anywhere in India with sums insured in the range of Rs. 1 lakh to Rs. 5 lakhs. The More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, May 9th, 2020

Jennie-O Turkey Melrose turkey processing plant reopens after COVID-19 break

Jennie-O Turkey Store has reopened its turkey processing plant in Melrose, Minnesota, following a voluntary suspension of operations because of the COVID-19 outbreak. The company, which is a fully-owned subsidiary More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, May 4th, 2020

Free COVID-19 testing clinic opened in Washington, D.C. by Howard University

Howard University Faculty Practice Plan (HUFPP) has opened a free COVID-19 testing clinic to cater to Washington, D.C. communities in partnership with Bank of America. The bank has awarded a $1 million grant to More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, May 4th, 2020

Municipal Parking Services launches Sentry Health Kiosk to mitigate spread of COVID-19

Municipal Parking Services (MPS) has launched Sentry Health Kiosk, an automated system to help mitigate the asymptomatic spread of coronavirus on private and public premises via the detection of elevated temperatures, More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, May 2nd, 2020

Rochelle Foods plant to reopen on 4 May following COVID-19 outbreak

Rochelle Foods is all set to reopen its facility in Rochelle, Illinois which makes grocery, foodservice, and specially-formulated cancer nutrition products, as scheduled on 4 May after a 14-day closure due to the More...