Kraft Foods Voluntarily Recalls Select Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Boxed Dinners

NORTHFIELD, Ill., March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Kraft Foods Group is voluntarily recalling approximately 242,000 cases of select code dates and manufacturing codes of the Original flavor of Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Dinner – due to the possibility that some boxes may contain small pieces of metal. The recalled product is limited to the 7.25-oz. […]

AT&T Invests More Than $150 Million Over Three-Year Period To Enhance Local Networks In Iowa

DES MOINES, Iowa, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — AT&T* has invested more than $150 million in its best-in-class wireless and wired networks in Iowa from 2012 through 2014, driving a wide range of upgrades to reliability, coverage, speed and performance for residents and business customers. As part of its Project Velocity IP (VIP), an investment […]

Prepare Yourself For The Business Startup Trends Of 2015

Every year businessmen are looking new places and areas to invest; helping entrepreneurs who want to start a business to know the year’s trends, or in other words the opportunities of the year. Virtual Reality Since the 90’s, thousands of people have been waiting for the rising of virtual reality, and since the first appearance […]

West Des Moines Wine Boutique Franchise Announces Expansion Plans

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — WineStyles Tasting Station®, a boutique concept dedicated to simplifying the wine and craft beer shopping experience, announced today aggressive expansion plans to grow its national footprint. The company currently has more than 20 locations across the country where customers can taste, learn and enjoy the best in […]

Dairy Queen Celebrates 75th Anniversary With Free Cone Day

Donations will be accepted for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals® On, Monday, March 16, the Dairy Queen system kicks off its 75th anniversary with a Free Cone Day where participating Dairy Queen and DQ Grill & Chill® locations will serve fans a free small vanilla soft-serve cone with the signature curl on top (limit one per […]

Workiva Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2014 Financial Results

Workiva Inc. (NYSE: WK), headquartered in Ames and creator of the Wdesk cloud-based productivity platform for business data collaboration and reporting, released their financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2014 on Wednesday. “We are pleased to report strong revenue growth for the fourth quarter and full year 2014 and to […]

Cedar Rapids Announces New Retail Development Partnership

The City of Cedar Rapids announced on Thursday that it will work with analytics firm Buxton to strengthen its retail economic development program citywide. Buxton’s household-level customer analytics will identify the top 20 retailers and restaurants most likely to thrive in Cedar Rapids and provide insights into development opportunities. According to a press release, “while retail […]

Casey’s Posts Record Third Quarter And Opens 33 New Stores

On March 9, 2015, Casey’s General Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq symbol CASY) reported diluted earnings per share of $1.01 for the third quarter of fiscal 2015 ended January 31, 2015, compared to $0.33 per share for the same quarter a year ago.  Year to date, diluted earnings per share were $3.57 compared to $2.73 a year […]

Using Tax-Deferred Investments to Promote Long-Term Wealth Building

Using Tax-Deferred Investments to Promote Long-Term Wealth Building (379) (NewsUSA) – Tax season is in full swing, and many people are being reminded of the tax burden their investment returns carry. As a result, some are adopting a smarter strategy for maximizing long-term returns by deferring taxes and allowing gains to compound over time. This […]