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Sep 19, 2014, 09:12 ET image

Starboard's Director Nominees Issue Letter to Darden Shareholders

NEW YORK, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Starboard Value LP (together with its affiliates, "Starboard"), one of the largest shareholders of Darden Restaurants, Inc. ("Darden" or the "Company") (NYSE: DRI), with beneficial ownership of approximately 8.8% of the outstanding common stock of the Company, announced today that its director nominees have issued a letter to Darden shareholders in...

Sep 19, 2014, 09:02 ET

SYLVANIA Automotive Lighting Celebrates Fifth Anniversary of Hauler Headlights for Safer Nights Initiative with "The Light Shift" Launch

LOUDON, N.H., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NASCAR® hauler drivers may not be driving 200 mph around an...

Sep 19, 2014, 08:55 ET

Tempur-Pedic® Celebrates PGA TOUR® Sponsorship Via Golf VIP Sweepstakes With Playing Partner Kenny Perry

LEXINGTON, Ky., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For golf lovers, the Tempur-Pedic® Golf Sweepstakes is what...

Sep 19, 2014, 08:35 ET

Tommy Bahama Announces New Co-Branded Collection of Officially Licensed NFL Apparel for 2014 Season

SEATTLE, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tommy Bahama and the National Football League have teamed up for the...

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