Employer webinar announcement – November 2019

By Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation Please join us for the November employer update webinar. This month, we’ll discuss the role of a third-party administrator (TPA) and what defines a professional employment organization (PEO). We’ll also discuss program updates, important dates, and our monthly safety tip. The webinar will last about 20 minutes. You can view the…

Register Now for Treasury’s End-of-the-Year Seminars

Treasury routinely hosts free educational seminars throughout Michigan connecting businesses, tax service providers, and other stakeholders with Treasury representatives. These seminars provide an opportunity to learn about important tax processing and tax compliance topics as well as Treasury updates. Our ongoing goal through this outreach program is to enhance communication, foster a culture of taxpayer service, and develop…

Amazon Offers Free Grocery Delivery

Prime members will receive free, two-hour grocery delivery from Amazon Fresh. By NACS Online // October 30, 2019 SEATTLE—Amazon Prime members will enjoy free, two-hour grocery delivery from Amazon Fresh, Grocery Dive reports. The retailer currently allows Prime members to receive free, two-hour delivery from Whole Foods stores. Prime members formerly had to pay $14.99 a month…

Marathon Petroleum Plans to Spin Off Speedway: Report

Board also said to be discussing leadership changes By Greg Lindenberg // CSP Daily News // Oct. 29, 2019 Marathon Petroleum Corp. is preparing to spin off its retail gas-station and convenience-store network and considering changes to its executive leadership to satisfy activist shareholders, sources familiar with the matter told The Wall Street Journal. Marathon Petroleum’s board is discussing…

CareWorks: Ohio Enrollment packets due soon!

The deadline to enroll in the Midwest Independent Retailers Association (formerly The Associated Food and Petroleum Dealers) workers’ compensation group program is just around the corner! Make sure you choose our program administered by CareWorks Comp. Your organization requested a quote, and enrollment paperwork was sent to you for our traditional group rating and/or group…

Announcing Michigan Good Food Fund’s Catalytic Investment Awards

Could your good food business use an investment?  The Michigan Good Food Fund is excited to announce a new round of Catalytic Investment Awards designed to help mission-drive good food entrepreneurs take their businesses to the next level, including preparing for financing. Five Michigan businesses that are increasing healthy food access will be selected. $250,000 in awards will be…

Statement on consumer warning to stop using THC vaping products amid ongoing investigation into lung illnesses

By Food and Drug Administration, Acting Commissioner Norman E. “Ned” Sharpless MD  //  October 04, 2019 Over the past several weeks, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has been working tirelessly along with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other federal, state and local partners to investigate the distressing incidents of…