Walt Disney Studios to release ‘Cinderella,’ ‘Lady and the Tramp’ on Blu-ray
BURBANK, Calif. — Walt Disney Studios is set to release two of its animated classics on Blu-ray for a limited time.
"Lady and the Tramp" and "Cinderella" will join Disney’s Blu-ray Diamond Collection until Feb. 7, 2012, and fall 2012, respectively. Disney said its diamond-edition titles "boast the highest level of picture and sound; feature groundbreaking, state-of-the-art immersive bonus content; and include unprecedented levels of interactivity, personalization and customization, made possible because of Blu-ray technology."
To date, the company has released four diamond-edition titles, including: "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs," "Beauty and the Beast," "Bambi" and "The Lion King."
Valoramas launches Latino-centric online shopping club
CHICAGO — Valoramas on Monday announced the launch of an online bilingual membership club for Latinos in the United States at Valoramas.com.
The Valoramas Shopping Mall includes more than 9 million products from almost 2,000 online retailers, including Target.com, Walmart.com, Best Buy, Sears.com, Apple, Macy’s, The Home Depot and Toys "R" Us. With a $25 annual membership cost, members enjoy exclusive offers and cash-back rates encompassing an average of more than 5% of the purchase price, up to 67%. Additionally, Valoramas features exclusive content and access to members-only events.
"We are thrilled to be launching Valoramas, providing Latinos with remarkable savings and much more, just in time for the holiday shopping season," stated Alejandra Garza, president of Valoramas. "Valoramas features the best cash-back rates available anywhere in the U.S., a true game-changer in online shopping."
Valoramas also promises to give back more than half of every dollar that it makes annually to its members and to organizations dedicated to serving Latinos. "Valoramas’ mission is to make a difference by providing a home where members can shop, save more, connect and come together to help expand possibilities in the Latino community," Garza said.
As part of Valoramas’ mission to serve, the company developed the Valoramas Community Grant Fund to award funds to community organizations dedicated to directly serving the needs of the Latino community. To jumpstart the fund’s contributions, founder’s grants totaling $150,000 will be awarded in January 2012. VCGF will invest in key areas, such as education, health care, community development and arts and humanities.
Report: Solantic to move headquarters to Nashville
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Urgent care operator Solantic is moving its corporate headquarters from Florida to Tennessee, according to a local news report.
According to a report by The Independent Florida Alligator, the company’s corporate headquarters office is currently in Jacksonville but will be relocating to Nashville.
The report stated that Solantic’s 32 urgent care clinics in Florida will remain open.