[PR Newswire] - NORTHBROOK, Ill., Feb. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Adding to an already impressive lineup of innovative consumer offerings, Allstate Insurance is releasing a new account specific skill for Alexa. Now, customers with an Alexa device such as Amazon Echo can ask Alexa – the brains behind Echo – for help finding the due date on their next bill or what the minimum amount due might be. For general consumers, Alexa can assist with locating the nearest Allstate agency office by zip code.
Arconic to sell 60% of its Alcoa shares for proceeds of about $890 mln
Posted on Feb 15, 2017 (9 days ago)
[at MarketWatch] - Arconic Inc. , which recently split from Alcoa Inc. , said Wednesday it has sold 60% of the 36.3 million shares it retained in Alcoa for proceeds of about $890 million. The company will use the proceeds ...
Peace First, "Awkward" Star Jillian Rose Reed and The Allstate Foundation Challenge Youth to Tackle Social Injustice in their Communities
Posted on Feb 14, 2017 (10 days ago)
[PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- International nonprofit Peace First, actress Jillian Rose Reed and The Allstate Foundation announced today the inaugural Peace First Challenge, which calls on teams of young people across the country to find creative solutions to social issues, such as bullying, poverty and violence. The 10 teams with the most innovative ideas will compete for up to $50,000 to scale up their concepts, with one team walking away with an investment of up to $10,000. In May, the 10 teams with the best ideas with the biggest impact – and potential for continued impact – will be selected to compete for an investment of up to $10,000, made possible by The Allstate Foundation, to take their idea to the next level.
Transwestern Development Co. and Allstate Acquire 3.2 Acres in Phoenix for Multifamily Project
Posted on Feb 13, 2017 (11 days ago)
[GlobeNewswire] - PHOENIX, Feb. 13, 2017-- Transwestern Development Co. and its co-investor Allstate today announce the acquisition of a 3.2- acre site at 1314 N. Third St. in Phoenix, where they plan to develop a 345- ...
Allstate Increases Quarterly Dividend By 12 Percent
Posted on Feb 10, 2017 (14 days ago)
[PR Newswire] - NORTHBROOK, Ill., Feb. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) today announced its board of directors has approved a quarterly dividend of 37 cents on each outstanding share of the ...
Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT II Makes First Acquisition in Denver Metropolitan Area with Purchase of Class A Office Facility Fully Leased to Allstate Insurance Company
Posted on Feb 8, 2017 (16 days ago)
[GlobeNewswire] - EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Feb. 08, 2017-- Griffin Capital Corporation announced today, on behalf of Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT II, Inc., the first acquisition by the REIT in the Greater Denver metropolitan ...