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7-Eleven teams up with 8 popular Sanrio characters to launch a Mini Pouch Collectible Programme “Little Baubles of Joy”

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HONG KONG SAR – Media OutReach – 26 November 2020 – The countdown to Christmas has well and truly begun! So, let’s get into the festive spirit and spread some seasonal cheer! 7-Eleven in collaboration with Sanrio is launching a series of Sanrio characters Mini Pouches. You can hang the cute yet functional pouches from your handbag or backpack and always have your favourite colourful Sanrio characters by your side. Take them with you on-the-go and add a pop of colour to each and every day. 7-Eleven will be launching this series of collectibles on 25th November from 7 am, just in time for the holidays so you can enjoy the festivities with the cute Sanrio character of your choice.

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The Sanrio characters Mini Pouch — Cute and practical!

The series comprises of eight Mini Pouches each featuring a different beloved Sanrio character including Hello Kitty, My Melody, Pompompurin (Pudding Dog), Kerokerokeroppi, Ahiru no Pekkle (AP Duck), Little Twin Stars, Bad Badtz-Maru (XO) and Cinnamoroll. Made from high-grade silicone, each pouch is specially coated so are soft and smooth to the touch but also easy to wipe clean and dust resistant.

 

See your favourite Sanrio characters come to life! Coming in a spectrum of dreamy candy colours, the 3D pouch design depicts every detail of each character’s charming expression and appearance. The dazzling array of designs and pastel hues means you’ll never have any problem accessorising the pouch with your handbag collection! And there’ll always be a design to match any mood or outfit. So, even if you’re not a Sanrio fan, these pouches are too simply good to miss!

 

The 3D design portable Mini Pouch is 12cm (H) x 8.5cm (W) (sizes slightly vary depending on design). It includes a zipper on the back so you can conveniently store all kinds of little essentials such as keys, credit cards, earphones, coins and small accessories, and more inside on days out. You can even turn the pouch into a handy hygiene kit by putting hand sanitiser or wet wipes inside when going out or exercising, so the gang of Sanrio characters can help you stay safe and healthy as we all fight the pandemic together. The lightweight pouch is designed with a convenient strap that detaches with a handy snap button. So, wear it round your wrist or, attach it to your handbag, or just pop inside your bag as is. It’s totally up to you!

 

What’s more, you can even transform the pouches into sparkling ornaments to decorate your home and bring a little joy — simply insert LED lights into the lighter-coloured Mini Pouches and hang them up on your Christmas tree to brighten up your holiday season. A definite must-have Christmas item this year!

Sanrio Characters Mini Pouch Collectible Programme Details:

From 25 November 2020 (7 am) to 5 January 2021 (6 weeks in total), customers can receive one stamp upon a HK$20# purchase at 7-Eleven*, and one more stamp for every additional HK$10 purchase.  From 25 November 2020 (7 am) to 8 January 2021, you can redeem 2 Mini Pouches with 8 stamps plus $65 or 1 Mini Pouch with 5 stamps plus $38. Redemption items are redeemed randomly; customers may not select design.


We have an exclusive offer for yuu Rewards Club Members!

Members can redeem 1 Mini Pouch with 7,000 yuu points plus $1 randomly.

Promotion Period: 25 November 2020 (7 am) to 5 January 2021 (6 weeks in total)

Redemption Period: 25 November 2020 (7 am) to 8 January 2021

 

#Excluding the purchase of cigarettes, milk powder (except specific products from the promotion), online game, stamp redemption items, mobile prepaid sim/mobile sim cards/value-added coupons, Octopus cards/products, Macau Pass cards/products, gift cards, prepaid cards, various tickets/tickets/stamps, plastic shopping bag charges. Also excluding payment for the following services including but not limited to: Octopus last 10 transactions printout, prepayment, Pin-On-Receipt, bill payment, donation, top up (including but not limited to Octopus, Alipay, WeChat, Tap & Go, TNG, Macau Pass, MPay and other e-wallets), fax & photocopying, battery charging and battery rental, parcel pick-up and parcel return, photo processing, locker services, Inspiration Lake activities, parking fee payment, self-service laundry.  Unposted/cancelled/refund transactions, split transactions, unauthorised or fraudulent transactions are also excluded. 

* Transactions at Inspiration Lake Recreation Centre and Team Disney, Hong Kong Disney Resort stores and Food Kiosk are excluded.  

 

For more details, please refer to promotional materials in store.

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Jamul Indian Village Development Corporation Announces Refinance

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JAMUL, Calif., Jan. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Jamul Indian Village Development Corporation (JIVDC), owner and operator of Jamul Casino®, announced that it closed a loan with a syndicate of commercial banks led by Western Alliance Bank and Nevada State Bank.  The other lenders associated with the refinance were Columbia Bank and CIT Bank. 

“Western Alliance Bank is dedicated to finding the financial solutions required by tribal gaming entities, and many others in the casino gaming industry,” said Ashan Perera, Managing Director of the Gaming group for Western Alliance Bank. “The successful completion of this refinancing plan offers significant benefits to JIVDC, Jamul Casino, and the Tribe as well. We are exceedingly proud to be part of their continued success.”

JIVDC and Tribal Chairwoman Erica M. Pinto stated, This refinance will allow us to position ourselves for long-term financial success.  It is extraordinary that in a short three-year period since taking over management of the casino we have been able to transform operations and establish ourselves as one of East San Diego County's top destinations for food, fun, gaming, and entertainment.”

This deal was initiated in 2019 but was sidetracked due to the pandemic. However, due to its ability to operate safely and successfully, Jamul Casino was able to attract lenders to this transaction.  Other factors contributing to this result include:

  • Strategic location in well-populated area with favorable demographics
  • Modern casino with state-of-the-art amenities
  • Impressive player development growth with strong trends
  • Best in-class management team, led by President and General Manager, Mary Cheeks

It's very rewarding to see Jamul Casino's success acknowledged by the financial market. We look forward to the years ahead with these highly regarded institutions,” said Mary Cheeks.

Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP (Procopio) provided legal counsel for the JIVDC and FSA Investment Group acted as the JIVDC's financial advisor.  Procopio is an AMLaw 200 full-service business and litigation law firm, and FSA Investment Group is a financial advisory and investment firm.

About Jamul Indian Village of California (JIV or Tribe)
JIV is one of 13 federally recognized tribes that are part of the Kumeyaay Nation, with roots in east San Diego County going back 12,000 years. The Tribe uses revenue and resources from Jamul Casino to fund educational opportunities, health care, and housing initiatives for its members, and projects that benefit the surrounding community, through a tribal-state gaming compact with the State of California signed in 2016.  For more information about JIV, please visit jamulindianvillage.com.

About Jamul Indian Village Development Corporation
The Jamul Indian Village Development Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary and instrumentality of the Jamul Indian Village, a federally recognized sovereign Indian nation and was established to advance the Tribe's goals of self-sufficiency by providing for the general welfare of tribal members.  The Development Corporation owns and operates Jamul Casino and pursues other economic development ventures on behalf of the Tribe.

About Jamul Casino
Opened in 2016, the Jamul Casino is located in Jamul, California, San Diego County, and is owned and operated by Jamul Indian Village Development Corporation (JIVDC), a wholly owned enterprise of the Tribe.  The $430 million, award-winning casino features nearly 1,700 slot machines, 41 live table games, and a dedicated poker room and various restaurants, bars and lounges.  Jamul Casino supports more than 1,000 permanent jobs in the region and is the closest casino to downtown San Diego which is the eighth-largest city in the United States by population. For more information about Jamul Casino, please visit www.jamulcasinosd.com.  

Media Contact: Beth Binger
BCIpr
619-987-6658
[email protected]

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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: WeissLaw LLP Investigates Kentucky Bancshares, Inc.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — WeissLaw LLP is investigating possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law by the board of directors of Kentucky Bancshares, Inc. (“Kentucky Bancshares” or the “Company”) (OTCQX: KTYB) in connection with the proposed merger of the Company with Stock Yards Bancorp, Inc. (“Stock Yards Bancorp”) (NASDAQ: SYBT).  Under the terms of the merger agreement, Stock Yards will acquire Kentucky Bancshares in a mixed cash-and-stock transaction, pursuant to which Kentucky Bancshares shareholders will receive $4.75 in cash and 0.64 shares of Stock Yards Bancorp common stock for each Kentucky Bancshares share that they own, representing implied per-share merger consideration of approximately $32.09 based upon Stock Yards Bancorp's January 26, 2021 closing price of $42.72

If you own Kentucky Bancshares shares and wish to discuss this investigation or have any questions concerning this notice or your rights or interests, visit our website:

https://www.weisslawllp.com/KTYB/

Or please contact:
Joshua Rubin, Esq.
WeissLaw LLP
1500 Broadway, 16th Floor
New York, NY  10036
(212) 682-3025
(888) 593-4771
[email protected]

WeissLaw LLP is investigating whether Kentucky Bancshares's board acted in the best interest of Kentucky Bancshares's public shareholders in agreeing to the proposed transaction, whether the merger consideration adequately compensates Kentucky Bancshares's shareholders, and whether all information regarding the process undertaken by the board and the valuation of the transaction will be fully and fairly disclosed to Kentucky Bancshares's public shareholders. 

WeissLaw LLP has litigated hundreds of stockholder class and derivative actions for violations of corporate and fiduciary duties.  We have recovered over a billion dollars for defrauded clients and obtained important corporate governance relief in many of these cases.  If you have information or would like legal advice concerning possible corporate wrongdoing (including insider trading, waste of corporate assets, accounting fraud, or materially misleading information), consumer fraud (including false advertising, defective products, or other deceptive business practices), or anti-trust violations, please email us at [email protected]

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BancorpSouth Bank Declares Quarterly Common & Preferred Dividends

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TUPELO, Miss., Jan. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — At its regular quarterly meeting today, the Board of Directors of BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE: BXS) declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.19 per share of common stock.  The common stock dividend is payable on April 1, 2021, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 15, 2021. 

The Board of Directors also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.34375 per share of Series A Preferred Stock.  The preferred stock dividend is payable on February 22, 2021, to shareholders of record at the close of business on February 5, 2021.

BancorpSouth earlier reported financial results for the fourth quarter of 2020. Net income available to common shareholders was $66.4 million, or $0.65 per diluted share, and net operating income available to common shareholders – excluding MSR – was $70.8 million, or $0.69 per diluted share.

About BancorpSouth Bank

BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE: BXS) is headquartered in Tupelo, Mississippi, with approximately $24 billion in assets.  BancorpSouth operates approximately 305 full-service branch locations as well as additional mortgage, insurance, and loan production offices in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee and Texas, including an insurance location in Illinois.  BancorpSouth is committed to a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion in both its workplace and communities. To learn more, visit our Community Commitment page at www.bancorpsouth.com; “Like” us on Facebook; follow us on [email protected]; or connect with us through LinkedIn.

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