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Marriott CEO, Arne Sorenson, Dies at Age 62

Marriott CEO, Arne Sorenson, Dies at Age 62

The president and CEO of Marriott International, Arne Sorenson, died on Monday, Feb. 15, 2021. His “unexpected” death came after he battled with pancreatic cancer for two years. The hotel chain announced his death on February 16. Two weeks ago the company announced that Sorenson was reducing his work hours due to pancreatic cancer treatments. […]

Budweiser Joins Other Brands Not Advertising During Super Bowl 2021

Budweiser Joins Other Brands Not Advertising During Super Bowl 2021

Budweiser has joined PepsiCo and Coca-Cola in their decision to not advertise during Super Bowl LV.  The “king of beers” has chosen instead to join a public awareness campaign for the COVID-19 vaccine. Budweiser’s decision was announced on Jan. 25, 2021. This is the first time in 37 years that Budweiser has chosen not to […]

4 Burger King Restaurants Are Closing Forever

4 Burger King Restaurants Are Closing Forever

There are four Burger King restaurants closing in Maine. The fast-food restaurants closed some of their doors forever on Monday, Dec. 28, 2020. Due to the corporation declining its franchise agreement — four locations had to close. The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many businesses to close. However, places like Burger King have generally fared well. […]

MGM Contemplates Selling Its Studios

MGM Contemplates Selling Its Studios

MGM Holdings are contemplating selling its studios in hopes of catching the eye of “international media companies, private-equity investors and blank-check companies.”  On Dec. 21, 2020, The Wall Street Journal reported that MGM has begun the paperwork to sell the company. The movie studio behind the “James Bond” franchise is estimated to be worth around […]

AvKARE Recalls Erectile Dysfunction and Depression Meds Due to ‘Mix Up’

AvKARE Recalls Erectile Dysfunction and Depression Meds Due to ‘Mix Up’

A company based out of Tennesse — AvKARE, Inc. — has issued a recall on two lots of their generic prescription drugs. The company has voluntarily recalled their Trazadone 100mg tablets and Sildenafil 100mg tablets due to a mix-up in the factory. This recall was announced on Dec. 9, 2020. AvKARE Discusses How the Mix-Up […]

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