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BBQ (NASDAQ:BBQ) Raised to “Strong-Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

BBQ (NASDAQ:BBQ – Get a rating) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report released Thursday, Zacks.com reports. The brokerage currently has a target price of $16.00 on the stock. Zacks Investment Research’s price target would suggest a potential decline of …

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GBank Financial Holdings Inc. is pleased to share the press release from BankCard Services, LLC welcoming Wagr as a new cashless gaming customer

LA VEGAS, February 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — GBank Financial Holdings Inc. (“GBank” or the “Company”) (OTCQX: GBFH), the parent company of Bank of George (the “Bank”), is pleased to share the press release of Bank Card Services, LLC (“BCS”), a technology company that enables financial institutions to participate in cashless …

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Wyoming House speaker backs new bill to decriminalize marijuana

A Republican lawmaker in Missouri on Tuesday unveiled a bill to tax and regulate adult-use marijuana in the state. It would provide delisting opportunities, authorize social consumption facilities, and allow cannabis businesses to claim tax deductions from the state. Rep. Ron Hicks (R) filed the omnibus legislation, titled the “Cannabis …

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Wienerschnitzel launches its first vegan hot dogs following strong demand

Reading time: 2 minutes The world’s largest hot dog chain, Wienerschnitzel, has launched its first-ever vegan hot dog. The herbal option is available in select locations in ten US states. This includes Arizona, California, Colorado, Illinois, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Utah, and Washington. Diners will find three vegan-friendly offerings, …

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Charcoal Market to Grow at a CAGR of 2.3% Over the Forecast Period 2020-2030, Exclusive Report by Future Market Insights

Charcoal market Charcoal Market Players To Adopt Online Sales Channel Amid COVID-19 Crisis JUMEIRAH LAKES TOWERS, DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, Jan. 6, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — A recent report from Future Market Insights (IMF) indicates that global charcoal sales will be around US$20 billion in 2020. Substantial demand will come from …

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Mission Ready obtains $ 6,000,000 loan from Northwest Bank

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada – The press wire – DDecember 31, 2021 – Mission Ready Solutions Inc (“Ready for the mission“) (TSXV: MRS) (OTC: MSNVF), a comprehensive public procurement solutions provider is pleased to announce that it has been approved for a loan of $ 6,000,000 (the “”To lend“) Northwest …

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Tucson-Based Bank Marks Return With Highest Score After ‘Troubled’ Rating | Economic news

Commerce posted net income of $ 541,000 in the third quarter and just over $ 2 million in the first three quarters of 2021 after posting a profit of $ 2.9 million for 2020. The PPP loans brought Commerce $ 384,000 in third-quarter loan creation fees, the bank’s parent company, …

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Improved BBQ (NASDAQ: BBQ) at Zacks Investment Research

Barbecue (NASDAQ: BBQ) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “keep” rating in a research report released Friday to clients and investors, reports Zacks.com. According to Zacks, “Famous Dave’s owns, operates and franchises barbecue restaurants and blues clubs. The company currently has locations and franchises …

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Interior calls for rate hike for oil and gas companies to drill on federal lands

New Jersey Republican Jeff Van Drew denounces Biden’s energy policies as a “self-created disaster” in “The Evening Edit” The Home Office on Friday released a long-awaited report ordered by President Biden when he took office, when he suspended leases of oil and gas contracts on federal lands, citing concerns about …

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County of SL split into 4 in new redistribution map

SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah State Legislature Redistribution Committee unveiled its long-awaited maps on Friday night, ahead of a special session to adopt the political boundaries of the Congress, Legislature and School Board of the State. The cards were released to the public ahead of a hearing on them …

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CORRECT and REPLACE Zip partners with WebBank to launch the “zip card” to extend the payment offer Buy now, pay later everywhere

NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Please note that a footnote in the press release has been deleted. The updated version reads as follows: ZIP PARTNERS WITH WEBBANK TO LAUNCH THE “ZIP CARD” TO EXTEND PURCHASE NOW, PAY LATER EVERYWHERE PAYMENT OFFER Zip’s New BNPL Physical Card Arrives As Holiday Shoppers Return …

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GBank Financial Holdings Inc. Announces SafeNest, a Bank of George Sponsored Nonprofit, Received FHLBank San Francisco 2021 AHEAD Economic Development Grant

Posted: October 12, 2021 at 3:33 p.m. EDT|Update: 5 hours ago LAS VEGAS, 12 October 2021 / PRNewswire / – GBank Financial Holdings Inc. (“GBank” or the “Company”) (OTCQX: GBFH), the parent company of George Bank (the “Bank”), today announced that SafeNest, a nonprofit organization sponsored by Bank of George, …

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Agreement of 8 units signed with Batteries Plus

Local entrepreneur to open four new sites and reopen 4 other sites in Atlanta, Athens Posted: October 12, 2021 at 11:15 a.m. EDT|Update: 21 hours ago ATLANTA, 12 October 2021 / PRNewswire / – Batteries Plus, the country’s largest and fastest growing battery, bulb, keychain and repair franchise, announced the …

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Biden’s approval rating drops to new low, poll finds

through: Alix martichoux, Nexstar Media Wire Posted: Oct 7, 2021 / 6:47 AM MDT / Update: Oct 7, 2021 / 6:47 AM MDT In this September 24, 2021 photo, President Joe Biden listens during the Quad Summit in the East Room of the White House. (AP Photo / Evan Vucci) …

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Coal resources in the Uinta basin could be used for electronics and renewable energy products

Coal has always been an important resource and an economic engine in northeast Utah. Now researchers at the University of Utah are studying alternative uses, as well as other critical mineral deposits near the Uinta Basin. They hope to find and transform the raw resources into materials that can be …

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How two brothers from a small coal mining town built the main solar platform

LEHI, UTAH, United States, September 30, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – The story of one of the country’s major solar rigs begins ironically in a small mining town of Colstrip, Montana. Brothers and co-founders, Will (CEO) and Dave Anderson (CMO) were brought up in the face of the reality of the energy …

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Impossible Foods debuts Middle East with vegan beef in UAE

California-based food company Impossible Foods is making its Middle Eastern debut today with the launch of its plant-based Impossible Burger at a variety of restaurants in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). The brand is distributed locally by Bidfood Middle East, which today makes Impossible’s vegan beef available to all local …

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Salt Lake Chamber: Business Talk: IMpact Utah

Here’s Derek Miller talking about business. Top performing leaders know it pays to plan ahead and focus on improving their business. We are fortunate to have a non-profit organization to help our businesses in Utah do just that. Here’s Winthrop Jeanfreau, Executive Director of iMpact Utah, to tell us how. …

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You’re an Ironman, Utah – race moved to May, then back to Kona

A month after postponing the 2021 Ironman World Championship until February 5, 2022, Ironman officials changed course, deciding to move the event from Kailua-Kona to St. George, Utah. Ironman made the announcement Thursday morning in conjunction with officials from Grand Zion and St. George, Utah, as well as local and …

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Ingredion and Batory Foods sign distribution agreement for 15 states

Ingredion Inc. (Westchester, IL) has signed a new strategic distribution agreement with Batory Foods (Rosemont, IL) which consolidates the reach of Ingredion’s distributors in the western and central Midwest. Batory Foods is now Ingredion’s authorized distributor of ingredient systems and solutions in 15 states: Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, …

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Opening of an antibody treatment center to reduce hospitalizations; Utah confirms 1,724 new cases of COVID

Vials of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine sit on a table in a vaccination clinic in the Shepherd Union Atrium at Weber State University in Ogden on August 10. Utah health officials confirmed 1,724 new cases of COVID-19 and 12 deaths on Wednesday. (Scott G Winterton, Deseret News) SALT LAKE CITY – …

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Covid-19 vaccine for 5-11 year olds safe and shows ‘robust’ antibody response, says Pfizer

(CNN) – In a long-awaited announcement, Pfizer said Monday that a Phase 2/3 trial has shown its Covid-19 vaccine to be safe and generated a ‘robust’ antibody response in children ages 5 to 11 years. These are the first such results published for this age group for a U.S. Covid-19 …

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AG investigators destroy major retail theft case

WEST VALLEY CITY – The Utah Attorney General’s Office (Crimes Against Statewide Economy) CASE unit has arrested a West Valley City man who was profiting from the resale of large quantities of stolen goods to local big box retailers. Officers recovered more than $ 80,000 in brand new power tools, …

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US moves closer to plan for large-scale deportations of Haitian migrants – ABC4 Utah

DEL RIO, Texas (AP) – The Biden administration worked Saturday on plans to remove several of the thousands of Haitian immigrants who have gathered in a Texas border town in their Caribbean homeland, in a swift response to the huge influx of people who suddenly crossed the border from Mexico …

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Salt Lake Room: Let’s Talk Business: Saffron Valley

Here’s Derek Miller talking about business. With five locations in the Salt Lake City area, Saffron Valley restaurants serve authentic Indian cuisine in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Saffron Valley owner Lavanya Mahate is here to share what her restaurants have to offer the Utahns. MAHATE DE LAVANYA This year …

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Salt Lake Chamber: Let’s Talk Business: Financing Mountain West Small Businesses

Here’s Derek Miller talking about business. Small businesses always need affordable financing to finance their growth. John Evans of Mountain West Small Business Finance is here to discuss the impact of their SBA loan programs on small businesses in Utah. JEAN EVANS At Mountain West Small Business Finance, we empower …

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Salt Lake Chamber speaking on Business: Open Streets SLC

The Salt Lake City Room · Business Talk: Open Streets SLC Here’s Derek Miller talking about business. Once again, Salt Lake City will host Open Streets to help support businesses, strengthen our economy, and welcome people to the heart of our community. Dee Brewer, Head of the Downtown Alliance, is …

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Sheriff SLCo’s SAR crew rescue 2 cliff skiers in Little Cottonwood Canyon

Photo: Salt Lake County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah, April 18, 2021 (Gephardt Daily) – Search and rescue teams from the Salt Lake County Sheriff’s Office spent Friday evening rescuing two stranded skiers in Little Cottonwood Canyon. The crews were called at 8:20 p.m. to help two …

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Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers Adds 2 New Locations in Utah

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers will open two locations in Utah this summer, the company said in an April 13 press release emailed to Deseret News. The chicken fingers chain will debut in Utah with a restaurant in southern Jordan opening on June 8 and a second location in Provo to …

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Utah Governor Spencer Cox Plans To Focus On These 3 Things Over His Next 100 Days

With the legislative session behind him and the Utah vaccine rollout well underway, here’s what Cox will look to. (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) Governor Spencer Cox is holding a media availability at the Salt Lake City Capitol on Friday, March 5, 2021, the last day of the …

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Utah truck driver pleads guilty to paying bribes

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] A Utah man pleaded guilty to paying $ 490,000 in bribes between 2012 and 2019 in order to direct $ 24 million in business to the trucking operations he founded. Hubert Ugarte, 52, of Draper, Utah, also earlier this …

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Utah trucking company owner pleads guilty to bribery with FedEx

The owner of a Utah trucking company pleaded guilty to his role in two separate fraud schemes last week in federal court. Hubert Ivan Ugarte, 52, of Draper, Utah, initially pleaded guilty to a federal corruption case involving the acquisition of shipping routes under contract with FedEx Ground worth $ …

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The famous Dave’s express launch models

Famous Dave’s, a 134-unit barbecue concept owned by BBQ Holding’s, is bringing its “Quick ‘Que” online counter and service prototypes to Las Vegas and Salt Lake City. The Las Vegas site – an online service model – will open in June at 4480 Paradise Road, a few blocks from the …

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Kandi enters into a strategic cooperation agreement with the Hangzhou branch of the Agricultural Bank of China

Kandi Enters into Strategic Cooperation Agreement with ABC Hangzhou Branch Leaders of Kandi and Agricultural Bank of China Hangzhou Branch sign strategic cooperation agreement Leaders of Kandi and Agricultural Bank of China Hangzhou Branch sign strategic cooperation agreement Jinhua, China, Dec. 29 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Kandi Technologies Group, …

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Sensorion obtains 3 million euros in loans, including 2 million euros guaranteed by the French government (PGE) and 1 million euros of RDI loan via Bpifrance

October 15, 2020 05:30 UTC MONTPELLIER, France – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Regulatory News: Sensorion (Paris: ALSEN) (FR0012596468 – ALSEN) a pioneering clinical-stage biotechnology company specializing in the development of new therapies to restore, treat and prevent hearing disorders, announces the signing of an agreement with three banks for a loan …

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Faced with COVID-19, AT&T aligns $ 5.5 billion loan, claims supply chain

AT&T took some action on Tuesday to assure customers and investors that all was relatively well in the face of the coronavirus pandemic. The phone company said it had a $ 5.5 billion term loan deal with 12 banks and its supply chain was in good shape. “Over the past …

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Cleveland grants COVID-19 loans to 113 small businesses | New

Angela Sharpley opened Pipe’N Hot Grill at the end of January, only to see the coronavirus pandemic threatening to dry up her business two months later. This week, his seafood restaurant in Cleveland’s GlenVillage development was among 113 local businesses to win a total of $ 1.1 million in emergency …

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NextDecade launches NEXT Carbon solutions

HOUSTON – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – NextDecade Corporation (NextDecade or the Company) (NASDAQ: NEXT) announced the formation of NEXT Carbon Solutions, LLC (NEXT Carbon Solutions), a wholly owned subsidiary of NextDecade which is expected to: develop one of the largest carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects in North America at NextDecade’s …

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Phunware, a data company for the Trump campaign, has secured millions in small business aid against coronaviruses

Digital technology company specializing in mass collection of location data from smartphones and working for President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign has received millions from the federal government coronavirus relief fund for small businesses. The Phunware company, which now has around 60 employees, was eligible for the low-interest loan through the …

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AirDroid Remote Support uses an AR camera to provide help in one app

The integration of augmented reality (AR) in AirDroid Remote Assistance promises to dramatically improve customer support. Imagine having instructions from a customer support center, instructor, or company right on your smartphone. This feature will add a level of efficiency that will make your workforce more productive as they will be …

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Peak launches cash advance financing program for suppliers JD.COM

Montreal, Quebec – (Newsfile Corp. – February 3, 2021) – Peak Fintech Group Inc. (CSE: PKK) (OTCQX: PKKFF) (“Peak” or the “Company”), an innovative Fintech service provider for the Chinese commercial lending industry, today announced the launch of a new Cubeler Lending Hub financing program for JD.com (“JD”) suppliers of …

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Ice Cube’s BIG3 Summer Basketball League takes a long-term view

FILE – In this file photo from July 16, 2017, LL Cool J, second from front left, and Ice Cube watch the… [+] action as The Power plays against the Ghost Ballers during the first half of a BIG3 basketball game in Philadelphia, PA. Whether he’s sitting on Philly Court …

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OPERATION BBQ RELIEF ANNOUNCES SPORTING LEGEND MIKE GOLIC, SR. AS A NATIONAL SPEAKER

Operation BBQ Relief announces sports legend Mike Golic, Sr. as national spokesperson. KANSAS CITY, KS, USA, March 16, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – Operation BBQ Relief, a non-profit disaster relief organization that supports communities by giving displaced residents and first responders hot meals when needed, is proud to announce sports legend Mike …

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