does your brand reflect your business identity?

Looking for a new brand? Perhaps you have one already and are considering a rebrand? Be careful, there are a lot of decisions to be made, time to be expended, money spent; and the results may not live up to expectations. A mistake many businesses make (be they large or small), is failing to understand how brand architecture is an essential tool for good business. A house-brand, or house-mark, is usually a single brand for your business that embodies…

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TECH BYTE: Workout App Helps with New Year’s Fitness

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) — We’ve told you about tech that can help with your workouts at home. But what about on your phone? Chris Skipp with Planet Fitness says they’ve recently updated the gym’s smartphone app. He says it’s very interactive, which is what you want if you need help with a workout. “It’ll also allow you to track your activities, so it’ll give you sample exercises and sample workouts, and you can track your progress of those workouts…

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OLD National Bancorp IN Acquires New Position in Planet Fitness Inc (N…

OLD National Bancorp IN acquired a new stake in Planet Fitness Inc (NYSE:PLNT) in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund acquired 10,400 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $777,000. Other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Bank of Montreal Can increased its holdings in Planet Fitness by 157.1% in the second quarter. Bank of Montreal Can…

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Progress Realty Partners buys North Carolina shopping mall

Progress Realty Partners has acquired Fayetteville, North Carolina-based Marketfair Shopping Center from Westport Capital. The purchase price was $36 million. PRESS RELEASE TINTON FALLS, N.J., Jan. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Progress Realty Partners (PRP), a New Jersey-based private equity firm specializing in acquiring well-positioned commercial real estate throughout the country, has successfully acquired a 219,000 SF, Class A shopping center from Westport Capital, a national REIT with offices in Connecticut and California.Marketfair Shopping Center, located at 1916 Skibo Road…

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The United States of New Year’s resolutions: Crossfit is the most Goog…

Every New Year’s, millions of Americans make resolutions to become healthier whether it’s to exercise more regularly or eat better. Now, a new survey has revealed the health and fitness terms most searched in Google in every US state for 2020. CrossFit – the popular strength and conditioning program – was the term most typed into the search engine with one-quarter of states looking it up on New Year’s Eve or Day. Many states shared those commons searches, but…

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Planet Fitness (NYSE:PLNT) Given New $90.00 Price Target at Robert W. …

Planet Fitness (NYSE:PLNT) had its price objective raised by Robert W. Baird from $84.00 to $90.00 in a research report report published on Tuesday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm currently has an outperform rating on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on PLNT. Macquarie reiterated a buy rating and issued a $90.00 price objective on shares of Planet Fitness in a research note on Monday, November 25th. ValuEngine downgraded Planet Fitness…

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Planet Fitness Opening “Judgement Free” Gym in Columbia

TIMONIUM, Md. – Planet Fitness – one of the nation’s largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers with more members than any other fitness brand, and home of the Judgement Free Zone® – will open its first club in Howard County this March. The 16,776-square-foot facility will open in Dobbin Center at 6475-101 H East Dobbin Rd., Columbia, MD 21045. It will be the 41st Planet Fitness club in Maryland and the 32nd owned and operated by…

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COMING SOON: Club Carwash to open on Pershing; project uproots The Bub…

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39 Genius Products On Amazon That Make It A Lot Easier To Get Fit

Fitness differs from person to person — and that includes both the definition and the approach. That said, if there’s one thing that’s pretty universal for everyone, it’s this: When it comes to meeting your own personal fitness goals, the right tools can make all the difference. That’s where the most clever fitness products on Amazon come in. Now, as both an internet shopper and a commerce writer, I’ve learned to be pretty skeptical about online products — and…

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Columns: T-shirts, blue jeans, and all those gallons of water – Opinio…

In Lynne Irons, I have found a soul-sister. Columns share an author’s personal perspective and are often based on facts in the newspaper’s reporting. Each time I receive my copy of my favorite weekly newspaper, the Vineyard Gazette, I turn immediately to the back page and go to a column titled “The Vineyard Gardener.” This is not because I am an avid cultivator of everything from posies to peas, as is Lynne Irons, the author of this column. Indeed,…

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