Did You See That Press Release? Microsoft Announces Smartphones; CVS Changes Name; Dunkin’ Donuts Hits California

With thousands of news releases published each week on PR Newswire for Journalists, no one can possibly keep up with every one of them. Here are some of our favorite releases from the past week that you might have missed.

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Source: AP Photo/Markus Schreiber

Source: AP Photo/Markus Schreiber

New Nokia Lumia Smartphones Bring High-End Imaging Capabilities to More Accessible Price Points

Microsoft Corp. announced on Sept. 4 the Nokia Lumia 830, Lumia 735 and Lumia 730 Dual SIM smartphones running the latest Windows Phone 8.1 operating system, bringing industry-leading imaging technology to more affordable price levels. Microsoft also announced two new accessories that provide innovative ways for people to interact with their phones, plus the Lumia Denim update, which brings extra features and enhancements to existing Lumia smartphones. See the full release to learn more about the phones.

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SIM Missionary Doctor in Liberia Tests Positive for Ebola

SIM USA reported on Sept. 2 that one of its missionary doctors in Liberia has tested positive for the Ebola virus. The American doctor was treating obstetrics patients at SIM’s ELWA hospital in Monrovia. He was not treating Ebola patients in ELWA’s Ebola isolation unit, a facility separate from the main hospital on the mission organization’s 136-acre campus. It is not yet known how the doctor contracted the virus specifically. See the full release to learn more.

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Source: AP Photo/Seth Wenig

Source: AP Photo/Seth Wenig

CVS Caremark Announces Name Change to CVS Health to Reflect Broader Health Care Commitment

CVS Caremark Corp. announced on Sept. 3 that it is changing its corporate name to CVS Health to reflect its broader health care commitment and its expertise in driving the innovations needed to shape the future of health. See the video news release to learn more.

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New York Daily News Kicks Off Partnership With the New York Yankees to Celebrate MLB Star Derek Jeter’s Retirement

The New York Daily News announced on Sept. 3 the launch of a partnership with the New York Yankees in honor of retiring Major League Baseball star and Yankees captain, Derek Jeter. To mark the occasion, the New York Daily News will be giving away 25 pairs of tickets to Derek Jeter Day on Sept. 7 as a part of a contest launched on its website. The Daily News will also make a $22,222.22 donation to Jeter’s Turn 2 Foundation, which promotes healthy lifestyles for kids, to be presented at a ceremony on Friday, Sept. 19. See the full release to learn more.

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Dunkin’ Donuts Ventures West To California

Dunkin’ Donuts is giving California a taste of the iconic brand’s high-quality products and fast speed of service with the opening of its first full expression locations on the West Coast, which are now open in Modesto and Santa Monica, Calif. The restaurants offer the full Dunkin’ Donuts menu of beverages, sandwiches and baked goods, along with inviting restaurant environments, comfortable seating areas and free Wi-Fi for guests. See the full release to learn more.

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Larry Grady is online content manager at PR Newswire for Journalists. He has worked in business media for nearly 30 years and enjoys reality TV and daydreaming about travel and wine.

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