Hot Topics Recap: Back to School 2016

NEW YORK--()--Following are the latest Back to School 2016 news releases and story ideas for reporters, bloggers and media outlets:

FARMINGTON, Conn.--Primacy and Wearsafe Team Up To Keep Female College Students Safe Source: Wearsafe

CINCINNATI--P&G to Webcast Presentation from the Barclays Back-to-School Consumer Conference, September 8 Source: Procter & Gamble

TACOMA, Wash.--Back to School for Insight School of Washington Students Means Powering Up the Computer Source: Insight School of Washington

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.--New Mexico McDonald’s® Welcome K–8th Grade Students Back to School with Free, Wholesome Breakfast from 6-9 A.M. on Sept. 7 Source: McDonald's of New Mexico

DULUTH, Ga.--National Vision Inc. Announces 2016 College Scholarship Recipients Source: National Vision Inc.

DENVER--Chipotle Quenches Students’ Thirst with Free Drink Promotion Source: Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc.

DURHAM, N.C.--TransLoc Expands to Support Safer Campuses Across 87 Universities Source: TransLoc

DULLES, Va.--5 Tips for Back-to-School Night: Put Parents at Ease around EdTech Source: Verite Educational Systems Inc.

SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--Back to School Means Powering up the Computer Source: Insight Schools of California

SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--California Virtual Academy @ Sonoma Welcomes Students Back to School Source: California Virtual Academy @ Sonoma

SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--Students Head Back to School by Staying Home Source: California Virtual Academy @ Maricopa

SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--Back to School Means Powering up the Computer Source: California Virtual Academy @ Los Angeles

SAN FRANCISCO--National PTA and LifeLock Help Parents with Back-To-School To-Do List with “The Smart Talk” Source: LifeLock, Inc.

OAKLAND, Calif.--Back to School: Turnitin Releases Free Teaching Resources on Effective Feedback in Writing and Plagiarism Awareness Source: Turnitin

SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--Virtual Academies Welcome Students for the 2016–2017 School Year Source: California Virtual Academies

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--Staples Makes Back-to-School Shopping Virtually Effortless Source: Staples, Inc.

PHILADELPHIA--Comcast Announces 3 Million Low-Income Americans Have Crossed the Digital Divide Through Its Internet Essentials Program Source: Comcast Corporation

SAN FRANCISCO--New Survey Shows Most Teachers Want Mobile-Friendly Resources in the Classroom Source: TES

PORTLAND, Ore.--Back to School Means Powering up the Computer Source: Insight School of Oregon-Painted Hills

NEW YORK--44% of Millennial Canadian Parents Plan to Spend More on Back-to-School Shopping This Year Source: GfK

ARLINGTON, Va.--Back-to-School Resources Help Parents Support Student Success in Science Source: National Science Teachers Association

NEW YORK--On BizWireTV: Ford’s Autonomous Ride Sharing Vehicles and A New AMEX Report Shows Back-to-School Spending Up 33% Source: Business Wire

LOS ANGELES--Newegg College Tour Welcomes College Students Back to School Source: Newegg Inc.

HERNDON, Va.--K12 Inc. to Present at BMO Capital Markets 16th Annual Back To School Conference Source: K12 Inc.

FORT WORTH, Texas--First Command Reports: Military Families Holding the Line on Back-to-School Shopping Source: First Command Financial Services, Inc.

NEWARK, Del.--Make the Most of Your College Visits with Tips and Resources from Sallie Mae Source: Sallie Mae

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--Record-Setting School Supply Drive Kicks Off 8th Year of Main Street America’s Partnership with Woodland Acres Elementary School Source: The Main Street America Group

MARYVILLE, TN--Ruby Tuesday is Offering 25¢ Lemonades with the Purchase of an Entrée on National Lemonade Day Source: Ruby Tuesday Inc.

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--Staples Offers Lowest Prices on Technology with Top Brand Laptops as low as $249.99 and Free Tech Support with Purchase Source: Staples, Inc.

MINNEAPOLIS--No RSVP Needed: Best Buy Celebrates 50th Anniversary with 50 Deals for 50 Hours Source: Best Buy

WASHINGTON--Back-to-School Shopping Only at Halfway Mark, Despite Early Start Source: National Retail Federation

NEW YORK--Barnes & Noble Introduces the New Samsung Galaxy Tab A NOOK® Source: Barnes & Noble, Inc.

BOSTON--Surprise Donation of More Than $435,000 from Staples Funds Local Classroom Projects through Source: Staples, Inc.

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif.--SKECHERS Opens Flagship Retail Store at One World Trade Center Source: SKECHERS USA, Inc.

SALT LAKE CITY--Waterford Institute Releases Waterford Early Learning Math and Science, Waterford SmartStart Curriculum on iPad Source: Waterford Institute

ANN ARBOR, Mich.--Michigan Ross MBAs Team up with Detroit’s Food Community to Solve Business and Social Issues Source: Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan

NEW YORK--Grab Your Wallets, Back-to-School Spending Soars to $1,642, Up 33% from Last Year Source: American Express

WASHINGTON--Surprise Donation of More Than $117,000 from Staples Funds Local Classroom Projects through Source: Staples, Inc.

BENTONVILLE, Ark.--Sam’s Club® Supports Parents by Offering Free Health Screenings for Adults as Kids Head Back to School Source: Sam’s Club

MEDIA ALERT: Saving Money 101: Tax Free Savings on Back-to-School Shopping Source: Wolters Kluwer Tax and Accounting

NEW YORK--STORY Presents “Remember When” Source: Nickelodeon

CHICAGO--Surprise Donation of More Than $134,000 from Staples Funds Local Classroom Projects through Source: Staples, Inc.

PHILADELPHIA--Comcast Announces Six Time Olympic Medal Winner Jackie Joyner-Kersee to Serve as National Spokeswoman for Internet Essentials Source: Comcast Corporation

REDMOND, Wash.--Nintendo Announces Back-to-School Deals, Offers Some of the Biggest Hits for Under $20 Source: Nintendo

SAN FRANCISCO--Ebates Back to School Survey: Buying Name-Brand Clothes and Shopping on a Budget Top Stressors for Parents and Teens Source: Ebates

SARASOTA, Fla.--Pink Eye: Top Health Concern for Parents as Kids Head Back to School Source: RPS Diagnostics

PHOENIX--Jamba Juice to Award $10,250 in Gardening Grants to Local Phoenix Schools Source: Jamba, Inc.

CHICAGO--Sprint Launches Social Campaign, #Sprint2School, to Donate Backpacks and School Supplies to Students in Need in Chicago Public Schools Source: Sprint

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Recap of stories on Business Wire related to Back to School 2016.


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Mike Maguire, +1 212-752-9600
Twitter: @BWSportsWire