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Euronet Worldwide, Inc.
Euronet Worldwide Agrees to Acquire HiFX
LEAWOOD, Kan., March 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq:EEFT), a leading global electronic payments provider and distributor, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire U.K.-based HiFX, a fast-growing provider of online initiated international payments and foreign exchange services, for £145 million or approximately $242 million. Twenty-five percent of the purchase price will be paid in shares of Euronet stock and the balance in cash; Euronet's existing revolving credit facility will be used to fund a portion of the cash consideration.
Safe Fleet Announces New President and CEO
BELTON, Mo., March 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Safe Fleet, the leading provider of safety solutions for fleet vehicles, is pleased to announce the appointment of John R. Knox as President and Chief Executive Officer.
The Chefs' Warehouse
The Chefs' Warehouse, Inc. to Present at the J.P. Morgan Gaming, Lodging, Restaurant & Leisure Forum
RIDGEFIELD, Conn., March 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Chefs' Warehouse, Inc. (Nasdaq:CHEF), a premier distributor of specialty food products in the United States, today announced that Christopher Pappas, chairman, president and chief executive officer, will present at the J.P. Morgan Gaming, Lodging, Restaurant & Leisure Forum on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 12:45 PM ET at the Mandarin Oriental in Las Vegas, NV.
Stock Building Supply Holdings, Inc.
Stock Building Supply Holdings, Inc. Announces Commencement of Public Offering by Selling Stockholders
RALEIGH, N.C., March 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Stock Building Supply Holdings, Inc. ("Stock Building Supply") announced today the commencement of a public offering of 6,600,000 shares of its common stock by certain stockholders, including Gores Building Holdings, LLC ("Gores") and members of management, pursuant to a registration statement on Form S-1 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "Commission"). Gores will also grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 990,000 shares of common stock. Stock Building Supply will not receive any of the proceeds from the sale of the shares of common stock in the offering.