Web Briefs

Web Briefs
Amazon Expanding Chicago Tech Hub

Amazon is expanding its Chicago Tech Hub and plans to create 400 new tech jobs in fields including cloud computing, advertising and business development.

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Alessi Gains Capital From Investor

Alessi has entered into a partnership agreement with the English fund Oakley, as of August 28. The partnership enables Oakley to acquire 40% of the capital of Alessi and become a minority shareholder of the company.

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Macy’s Advances Diversity Initiative

Macy’s is advancing a five-point diversity initiative to reflect the diversity of the customers and communities it serves. As part of this effort, the company has set goals and outlined specific strategies to increase its impact.

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IHA, HCF Support Hurricane Dorian Recovery Efforts

The International Housewares Association (IHA) is teaming with Good360 to help residents in the Bahamas and portions of the United States that were impacted by Hurricane Dorian. In addition, the Housewares Charity Foundation has also made a monetary donation to support the relief efforts.