Day: June 1, 2021

Rise Capital Corp. Early Warning Reporting – Acquisition of Rise Capital Corp. Shares

Rise Capital Corp. Early Warning Reporting – Acquisition of Rise Capital Corp. Shares

TORONTO, June 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (TSXV: RSE) – Michael Zych (the “Acquiror“), Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Secretary and a Director of Rise Capital Corp. (the “Corporation“), announces in accordance with the requirements of National Instrument 62-103 – The Early Warning System and Related Take-Over Bid and Insider Reporting Issues and applicable Canadian securities legislation (collectively, “NI 62-103“) that on May 26, 2021 he acquired beneficial ownership of an aggregate of 4,000,000 common shares of the Corporation (the “Shares“) for total consideration of $800,000 pursuant to the Corporation’s initial public offering of 45,000,000 Shares at $0.20 per Share (the “Offering“). Prior to the Offering, the Acquiror beneficially owned 2,000,001...

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<div>SmartCentres’ President & CEO Takes Temporary Medical Leave</div>

SmartCentres’ President & CEO Takes Temporary Medical Leave

TORONTO, June 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SmartCentres Real Estate Investment Trust (“SmartCentres” or the “Trust”) (TSX:SRU.UN) announced today that Peter Forde, its President and CEO, has taken a temporary medical leave of absence. During Mr. Forde’s medical leave, Mitchell Goldhar, SmartCentres’ Executive Chairman, will assume Mr. Forde’s responsibilities with the assistance of the rest of SmartCentres’ executive team. About SmartCentres SmartCentres Real Estate Investment Trust is one of Canada’s largest fully integrated REITs, with a best-in-class portfolio featuring 168 strategically located properties in communities across the country. SmartCentres has approximately $10.3 billion in assets and owns 33.8 million square feet of income producing value-oriented retail space with over 97% occupancy, on 3,500 acres of owned land...

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Wesdome Announces Results of Annual General Meeting and Issues 2020 ESG Report

Wesdome Announces Results of Annual General Meeting and Issues 2020 ESG Report

TORONTO, June 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. (TSX: WDO) (the “Company”) announces the results of the Company’s 2021 annual general meeting of shareholders (the “Meeting”) held by way of live webcast earlier today. A replay of the Meeting is available on the Company’s website. A total of 82,475,962 common shares were represented at the Meeting, representing 59.05% of the total issued and outstanding common shares of the Company. All matters presented for shareholder approval at the Meeting were approved, as follows: a) Appointment of Grant Thornton LLP as auditors of the Company for the ensuing year and authorizing the directors of fix their remuneration; b) Election of the directors of the Company for the ensuing year; and c) Approval of an advisory non-binding resolution accepting the approach to...

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Lifetime Brands Rings the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell in Celebration of its 30th Anniversary as a Public Company

Lifetime Brands Rings the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell in Celebration of its 30th Anniversary as a Public Company

Bell Ringing Ceremony Chief Executive Officer Rob Kay, Chief Financial Officer Larry Winoker, and President Daniel Siegel ring the closing bell for the Nasdaq Stock Market in celebration of Lifetime Brands, Inc.’s 30th anniversary as a public company GARDEN CITY, N.Y., June 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Lifetime Brands, Inc. (NasdaqGS: LCUT), a leading global designer, developer and marketer of a broad range of branded consumer products used in the home, today rang the closing bell for the Nasdaq Stock Market in celebration of its 30th anniversary as a public company. In recognition of this significant milestone, Chief Executive Officer Rob Kay, Chief Financial Officer Larry Winoker, and President Daniel Siegel presided and were joined by other members of the Company’s Board and senior leadership team. “On...

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Tyson Foods Debuts New Plant-Based Products, First Pride™ Brand in Asia Pacific

Tyson Foods Debuts New Plant-Based Products, First Pride™ Brand in Asia Pacific

Company launches plant-based innovations for Asia’s growing market First Pride™ Bites, Nuggets and Strips made with plants Enjoy all the goodness and power of plant protein with absolutely no compromise on flavor. Each product is pre-fried, cooked, and frozen for convenience. BANGKOK, Thailand, June 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) is launching a new line of plant-based products in select retail markets and e-Commerce across Asia Pacific under the brand, First Pride™. This is the first time the company has introduced plant-based products in Asia, as it works to make protein more accessible and affordable for more people around the world. Tyson Foods is initially launching the products in Malaysia and will roll them out to other markets in the region in the coming months. Plant-based options...

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Delta 9 Partner Oceanic Releaf Receives Five New Retail Cannabis Store Licences

Delta 9 Partner Oceanic Releaf Receives Five New Retail Cannabis Store Licences

BURIN, Newfoundland, June 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DELTA 9 CANNABIS INC. (TSX: DN) (OTCQX: DLTNF) (“Delta 9” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that its strategic partner Oceanic Releaf Inc. (“Oceanic”) has been granted five new cannabis retail store licences in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador from The Newfoundland and Labrador Liquor Corporation (NLC). Delta 9 owns a 5% equity stake in Oceanics’ production facility operations, existing retail store, and retail store expansion plans and has a 20-year supply agreement with Oceanic and the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador. “We look forward to continuing our work with Oceanic on expanding their retail network in Newfoundland.” said John Arbuthnot, CEO of Delta 9. “The opening of five more Oceanic cannabis stores in Newfoundland will enable us to further understand...

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Goosehead Insurance, Inc. To Participate in the Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference

Goosehead Insurance, Inc. To Participate in the Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference

WESTLAKE, Texas, June 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Goosehead Insurance, Inc. (“Goosehead” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: GSHD), a rapidly growing independent personal lines insurance agency, announced today that Mark E. Jones, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer will participate in a fireside chat at the Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference on Wednesday, June 2nd at 4:30 PM Eastern Time. Mr. Jones will be joined by Mark Colby, Chief Financial Officer, Brian Pattillo, Vice President, and Dan Farrell, Vice President Capital Markets. A link to the live webcast of the fireside chat will be available in the investor relations section of the Company’s website at http://ir.gooseheadinsurance.com. A replay of the fireside chat will be accessible on the website via the same link following the conference. About GooseheadGoosehead (NASDAQ:...

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Norvista Capital Corporation Announces Annual Meeting Venue Change

Norvista Capital Corporation Announces Annual Meeting Venue Change

TORONTO, June 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Norvista Capital Corporation (“Norvista”) (TSX-V: NVV) announces that it has changed the venue of its 2021 Annual and Special Meeting of Security Holders (the “Meeting”) due to continuing health and safety considerations arising from the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, the Meeting will now be held at the office of Norvista’s corporate counsel at 18 King Street East, Suite 902, Toronto, Ontario M5C 1C4. Time and date for the Meeting is unchanged, being at 10:00 a.m. (EDT) on June 14, 2021. Norvista will be following all public health recommendations, including social distancing requirements at the Meeting due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Physical access will be restricted to registered shareholders and formally appointed proxyholders and any others will not be permitted to attend (including...

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LIZHI INC. Reports First Quarter 2021 Unaudited Financial Results

LIZHI INC. Reports First Quarter 2021 Unaudited Financial Results

GUANGZHOU, China, June 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LIZHI INC. (“LIZHI” or the “Company” or “We”) (NASDAQ: LIZI), a leading online UGC1 audio community and interactive audio entertainment platform in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2021. First Quarter 2021 Financial and Operational Highlights Net revenues were RMB495.1 million (US$75.6 million) in the first quarter of 2021, representing a 34% increase from RMB370.3 million in the first quarter of 2020. Average total mobile MAUs2 in the first quarter of 2021 reached 59.7 million, representing an increase of 10% from 54.5 million in the first quarter of 2020. Average total monthly paying users3 in the first quarter of 2021 reached 474.7 thousand, representing an increase of 5% from 450.3 thousand in the first quarter of...

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Brookfield Office Properties Announces Reset Dividend Rates and Conversion Privileges on Its Class AAA Series N Preference Shares and Class AAA Series CC Preference Shares

Brookfield Office Properties Announces Reset Dividend Rates and Conversion Privileges on Its Class AAA Series N Preference Shares and Class AAA Series CC Preference Shares

Not for distribution to U.S. newswire services nor for dissemination to the United States.All amounts in Canadian dollars BROOKFIELD NEWS, June 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Brookfield Office Properties Inc., a subsidiary of Brookfield Property Partners L.P., today announced the reset dividend rate on its Class AAA Preference Shares, Series N (“Series N Shares”) (TSX: BPO.PR.N) and Class AAA Preference Shares, Series CC (“Series CC Shares”) (TSX: BPO.PR.C). Series N Shares If declared, the fixed quarterly dividends on the Series N Shares for the five years commencing July 1, 2021 and ending June 30, 2026 will be paid at an annual rate of 4.01% ($0.250438 per share per quarter). Holders of Series N Shares have the right, at their option, exercisable not later than 5:00 p.m. (Toronto time) on June 15, 2021, to convert all or part of...

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