7-Eleven Kicks Off Summer Early with Free Slurpee Drinks May 23

To tout its first Slurpee® -branded, sugar-free frozen drink, Slurpee Lite, and launch the upcoming Slurpee season, billed as the “Flavors of Summer,” 7-Eleven, Inc. has created SlurpFREE Day. SlurpFREE Day is an opportunity for our guests to enjoy a free 7.11 ounce Slurpee drink between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. local time Wednesday, May 23, at participating 7-Eleven stores across the U.S. 7-Eleven stores will do it all over again six weeks later – free Slurpee drinks that is – on 7-Eleven Day, or July 11, when the retailer will celebrate its birthday as it does each year.

Earlier this month, Slurpee Lite™ Fanta Sugar-Free Mango flavor drinks, debuted in 7-Eleven stores nationwide. Flavored by Fanta and sweetened with Splenda (sucralose), an 8-ounce Slurpee Lite Fanta Sugar-Free Mango drink contains only 20 calories and provides the same great flavor our guests expect, according to Laura Gordon, 7-Eleven vice president of brand innovation. [Read more…]

MutualMind Partners with Blue Calypso

Blue Calypso, Inc. BCYP 0.00% (“Blue Calypso”) has recently formed a strategic alliance with MutualMind, Inc. to deliver an integrated social listening component to its Calyp platform. As brand advertisers use the Calyp platform to connect with their brand advocates and encourage them to share brand content, the Company now has the unique ability to capture the resulting social conversations and present them as aggregated brand sentiment analytics. [Read more…]

North Dallas Bank & Trust Announces Fourth Quarter 2011 Earnings

North Dallas Bank & Trust Co. NODB 0.00% has recently announced net earnings of $1,469,501 or $0.57 per share for the three months ending December 31, 2011, compared to $1,500,640 or $0.58 per share for the same period in 2010. Net earnings for the year ending December 31, 2011 totaled $5,515,432 or $2.14 per share compared to $5,950,577 or $2.31 per share in 2010. The annual shareholders’ meeting is scheduled for February 7, 2012 in Dallas, Texas. [Read more…]