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The Lovesac Company Appoints Mary Fox to Its Board of Directors   
February 26, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - today announced that Mary Fox has been appointed to the company's board of directors, effective February 25, 2020. Since 2018, Ms. Fox has served as General Manager for North America Consumer Products at BIC.
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Warren Buffett Weighs In On Corporate Governance   
February 26, 2020
Source: Forbes - Mr. Buffett offers “bark off the tree” advice on governance issues that don’t always see the light of boardroom day.
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Stocks Slide With U.S. Futures; Treasuries Advance: Markets Wrap   
February 26, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - Stocks fell in Europe and Asia on Wednesday and U.S. index futures erased an advance following another strong sell-off on Wall Street. Treasuries extended gains.Declines in travel and leisure shares led the Stoxx Europe 600 Index...
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Chevron sends London traders home on coronavirus concern   
February 26, 2020
Source: Houston Chronicle - Chevron Corp. asked traders and other staff at its Canary Wharf office in London to work from home as a precaution after an employee was tested for the coronavirus, according to a person familiar with the matter. The employee had...
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Waste Management Agrees to Identify Gaps in Recycling Infrastructure as Step Toward Increasing Plastics Recycling   
February 26, 2020
Source: Waste Advantage Magazine - Following in-depth engagement by As You Sow and Trillium Asset Management, Waste Management, Inc. (WM) has committed to publishing a report that could help ease the recycling crisis that has developed in parts of the United...
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Reed wants regional board to scuttle Lambert governance study   
February 26, 2020
Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch - ST. LOUIS — A proposed study of regional governance of St. Louis Lambert International Airport ran into some new turbulence Tuesday, as Aldermanic President Lewis Reed urged a metro planning board to abandon the idea. Reed...
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11 Employees, Millions in Revenue, and a Lot of Trust: How Chasen Construction Became Inc.'s No. 1 D.C. Metro Company   
February 26, 2020
Source: Inc - For Brandon Chasen, a Baltimore-area serial entrepreneur, the third time wasn't a charm. But the fourth time certainly has been. Chasen had already started businesses in fitness franchising and flipping houses when a side hustle...
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L’Occitane en Provence   
February 26, 2020
Source: Sustainable Brands - FIrst, supported by contributions from major brands and retailers, Forum for the Future and The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) have produced a draft assessment tool for evaluating the sustainability of beauty and personal care...
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European stocks fall amid fears over the coronavirus outbreak; Stoxx 600 down 1.8%   
February 26, 2020
Source: CNBC - European markets fell Tuesday as investors weighed concerns over the spread of the coronavirus in Italy and across the world.
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Barclays Probe Signals ‘Governance Weakness,’ Activist Investor Says   
February 26, 2020
Source: Wall Street Journal - U.K. officials’ probe of Barclays CEO Jes Staley’s professional relationship with late financier Jeffrey Epstein shows “governance weakness” at the British bank, activist investor Edward Bramson said.
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