Queen Conch Recovery Workshops in the U.S. Caribbean and Florida

April 30, 2024 NOAA Fisheries

NOAA Fisheries is in the early stages of developing a recovery plan for queen conch, which was recently listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act. To gather stakeholder input on recovering the species, NOAA Fisheries will host a series of workshops throughout the Caribbean, including in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Florida. These workshops will be in-person and open to the public.

American Seafoods, Preeminent Fishing Leader in Sustainable Proteins, Releases Annual Sustainability Report

April 30, 2024 American Seafoods

The report details the Company’s continued advancement of its environmental and social responsibility efforts as it innovates and sustainably harvests the world’s best-managed fisheries. American Seafoods is the first Alaska seafood company to release its sustainability report in 2024, which further validates its category leadership in environmental protection initiatives.

H-E-B Closes on Land Deal to Develop a Distribution Campus in Hempstead

April 30, 2024 H-E-B

The project’s first phase of construction is expected to start in late 2024. In the long term, H-E-B’s campus will include facilities to support its supply chain operations. At the Houston-area development, which is in Waller County, south of U.S. Highway 290 and east of Highway 6, its several distribution facilities will support H-E-B’s growing business.

Stratechery: An Interview with Walmart CEO Doug McMillon About Omnichannel Retail

April 30, 2024 Stratechery

The company is increasingly where it always wanted to be — an omnichannel retailer leveraging its stores to differentiate its e-commerce offering — and I was particularly interested in how the company had to learn to develop new skills before it could put all of the puzzle pieces together.

Meijer Donation Supports Development of Michigan’s First Children’s Rehabilitation Hospital 

April 30, 2024 Meijer

In its latest effort to enrich lives in the community it serves, Midwest retailer Meijer announced a $3 million donation to the Joan Secchia Children’s Rehabilitation Hospital, a joint partnership between Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation and Corewell Health Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital. The donation will help fund the construction of this new facility, bringing more innovative care for young patients who have experienced a life-changing injury or illness.