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Boeing to Acquire Leading Aerospace Parts Distributor KLX Inc. to Enhance Services Business Growth

PRNJ Push Email – Headlines   View in Browser   News From Boeing Transmitted by PR Newswire for Journalists on April 30, 2018 06:30 PM HST   Boeing to Acquire Leading Aerospace Parts Distributor KLX Inc. to Enhance Services Business Growth     Boeing will acquire KLX Inc. for $4.25 billionPositions Boeing to compete and win in $2.6 trillion, 10-year services marketKLX Inc. will be part of Boeing Global Services and fully integrated with AviallCreates premier provider of parts and productivity services, offering customers value through broader range of offeringsAnticipated annual cost savings of approximately $70 million by 2021, with further improvements realized over timeNo change to Boeing’s 2018 guidance or capital deployment strategy and commitment to returning approximately 100 percent of free cash flow to shareholders CHICAGO, May 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] announced today it has entered a definitive agreement to acquire KLX Inc. [NASDAQ: KLXI] to enhance its growing services business. The agreement comprises an all-cash transaction for $63 per share and the assumption of approximately $1.0 billion of net debt, totaling $4.25 billion. Boeing’s acquisition of KLX Inc. will include KLX Inc.’s Aerospace Solutions Group, and is conditional upon the successful divestment and separation of KLX Inc.’s Energy Services Group. KLX Inc. is a major independent provider of aviation parts and services in the aerospace industry. Its capabilities include global parts distribution and...

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FDF Brandz Led by Ricky’s Group of Family Style Restaurants Acquires Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria Chain

PRNJ Push Email – Headlines   View in Browser   News From FDF Restaurant Brandz Transmitted by PR Newswire for Journalists on April 30, 2018 10:51 AM HST   FDF Brandz Led by Ricky’s Group of Family Style Restaurants Acquires Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria Chain     BURNABY, BC, April 30, 2018 /CNW/ – Canadian restaurateur and Franchise Developer Frank Di Benedetto, CEO and owner of FDF Restaurant Brandz, one of the country’s leading privately held restaurant franchising companies, has announced the purchase of the 12-year-old Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria chain for an undisclosed amount. Led by Ricky’s Group of Family-style restaurants, including Ricky’s All Day Grill, Ricky’s Country, Ricky’s hotel partners, and Ricky’s Cafés, as well as Fatbuger locations, the addition of approximately 30 Famoso locations in Alberta, B.C., Ontario and Saskatchewan brings the total FDF Brandz folio to about 175 franchise restaurant locations.  Seven new Ricky’s and 12 new Fatburgers are opening in the next 18 months. None of the current Famoso locations will close. “We are delighted to bring the popular Famoso chain into the fold and welcome the franchise owners of these neighbourhood pizzerias known for using authentic ingredients and processes to create flavorful Neapolitan pizzas and other tasty choices,” said Di Benedetto. “This is a great fit for FDF Brandz as it allows us to add a new segment to our growing restaurant folio, with Ricky’s...

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Media Advisory – VIA Rail Canada’s 2018 Annual Public Meeting

PRNJ Push Email – Headlines   View in Browser   News From VIA Rail Canada Inc. Transmitted by PR Newswire for Journalists on April 30, 2018 10:44 AM HST   Media Advisory – VIA Rail Canada’s 2018 Annual Public Meeting     MONTRÉAL, April 30, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) invites the public to join its Annual Public Meeting (APM) webcast on May 29, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time to hear VIA Rail Chairperson of the Board, Françoise Bertrand, the President and Chief Executive Officer, Yves Desjardins-Siciliano, and other Executives give presentations on the Corporation’s performance, financial results and plans for the future.   Webcast | VIA Rail’s Annual Public Meeting 2018 When: Tuesday, May 29, 2018 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time How: Visit the VIA Rail Canada’s 2018 APM web page   Vote on which questions will be answered during the APMThis year, the public will help determine which questions will be answered during the Annual Public Meeting. Between May 1-13, interested parties are invited to ask questions by visiting the VIA Rail’s 2018 APM web page. From May 14-25, the most-asked questions will be gathered, and the public can vote on which of these will be answered during the event. Answers to all the submitted questions will be published on VIA Rail’s website in the weeks following the event. The webcast will be simultaneously...

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Media Advisory – VIA Rail Canada’s 2018 Annual Public Meeting

PRNJ Push Email – Headlines   View in Browser   News From VIA Rail Canada Inc. Transmitted by PR Newswire for Journalists on April 30, 2018 10:44 AM HST   Media Advisory – VIA Rail Canada’s 2018 Annual Public Meeting     MONTRÉAL, April 30, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) invites the public to join its Annual Public Meeting (APM) webcast on May 29, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time to hear VIA Rail Chairperson of the Board, Françoise Bertrand, the President and Chief Executive Officer, Yves Desjardins-Siciliano, and other Executives give presentations on the Corporation’s performance, financial results and plans for the future.   Webcast | VIA Rail’s Annual Public Meeting 2018 When: Tuesday, May 29, 2018 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time How: Visit the VIA Rail Canada’s 2018 APM web page   Vote on which questions will be answered during the APMThis year, the public will help determine which questions will be answered during the Annual Public Meeting. Between May 1-13, interested parties are invited to ask questions by visiting the VIA Rail’s 2018 APM web page. From May 14-25, the most-asked questions will be gathered, and the public can vote on which of these will be answered during the event. Answers to all the submitted questions will be published on VIA Rail’s website in the weeks following the event. The webcast will be simultaneously...

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Media Advisory – VIA Rail Canada’s 2018 Annual Public Meeting

PRNJ Push Email – Headlines   View in Browser   News From VIA Rail Canada Inc. Transmitted by PR Newswire for Journalists on April 30, 2018 10:44 AM HST   Media Advisory – VIA Rail Canada’s 2018 Annual Public Meeting     MONTRÉAL, April 30, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) invites the public to join its Annual Public Meeting (APM) webcast on May 29, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time to hear VIA Rail Chairperson of the Board, Françoise Bertrand, the President and Chief Executive Officer, Yves Desjardins-Siciliano, and other Executives give presentations on the Corporation’s performance, financial results and plans for the future.   Webcast | VIA Rail’s Annual Public Meeting 2018 When: Tuesday, May 29, 2018 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time How: Visit the VIA Rail Canada’s 2018 APM web page   Vote on which questions will be answered during the APMThis year, the public will help determine which questions will be answered during the Annual Public Meeting. Between May 1-13, interested parties are invited to ask questions by visiting the VIA Rail’s 2018 APM web page. From May 14-25, the most-asked questions will be gathered, and the public can vote on which of these will be answered during the event. Answers to all the submitted questions will be published on VIA Rail’s website in the weeks following the event. The webcast will be simultaneously...

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