National Response Corp.

Restructuring charge zaps 3Q, but Lifetime lives on

  LIFETIME BRANDS INC. Headquarters: Garden City Industry: Capital goods Nasdaq: LCUT Reporting Date: Nov. 8, 2019 Reporting Quarter: 3Q FY2019 Quarter Ended: Sept. 30, 2019 Numbers: Net sales for the third quarter were reported as $215.5 million, a 2.9 percent increase from the $209.4 million reported for the same quarter last fiscal year. However, the company recorded a quarterly net loss of $13.5 million (a 66 cent loss per diluted share), lightyears off the…


Island environmental innovator swings in $966M deal

By GREGORY ZELLER // A hot-potato environmental innovator with a vital Great River operational hub has been acquired in a nearly $1 billion stock deal. Idaho-based US Ecology Inc. announced Monday that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with NRC Group Holdings Corp., a global provider of environmental and waste-management services. In April, NRC Group transitioned its headquarters from Great River to Texas – and it will now be folded into a new…


No. 391: Kirk lives, rockets blast, lasers fire – and it’s a water world after all

  Welcome to Friday: You’ve done it, dear reader – the end of another busy workweek is upon us, and the first weekend of spring has sprung. Well played. It’s March 22 out there, marking the United Nation’s annual World Water Day, which reminds us that clean, potable water is “a human right.” (They take this to heart at Adelphi University, as you’ll see below.) More Power to you: With Saturday’s national Powerball jackpot soaring…