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Recycling Twist Cuts Ford Truck Costs

Wall Street Journal By Mike Ramsey and John W. Miller Ford Motor Co.’s decision to build a lighter-weight pickup truck using aluminum body-panels has been billed largely as a way to achieve better fuel economy. The company’s boss says it is also a recycling play. The 2015 F-150, perhaps the most important vehicle to hit […]

Signature Group to Mimic Private Equity Format

The Deal Pipeline By Tatiana Kulkarni Following its recently announced $525 million acquisition of Aleris Corp.’s aluminum recycling business, Signature Group Holdings Inc. (SGGH) looks to pursue the model of a publicly traded private equity firm. “While remaining flexible, one outcome would be to become a mini-mini Berkshire Hathaway,” said CEO Craig Bouchard, referring to […]

Aleris to Sell Aluminum-Recycling Unit to Signature

Bloomberg By Sonja Elmquist Aleris Corp. (ARS), the aluminum maker owned by Oaktree Capital Management LP, agreed to sell its recycling unit to Signature Group Holdings Inc. (SGGH) for $525 million in cash and stock. Global Recycling and Specification Alloys is the largest independent recycler of aluminum, Sherman Oaks, California-based Signature said today in a […]

New York Times Best-Selling Author Craig Bouchard Debuts New Children’s Book, The Adventures of Ai

Original Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Adventures of Ai Takes Preteens on a Fantastic Journey Through Culture and Time CHICAGO, IL—Jul 17, 2014 — Craig Bouchard, international entrepreneur and New York Times Best-Selling Author, creates a unique transmedia entertainment event with his new children’s  fantasy,  “The  Adventures  of Ai”  (www.adventuresofai.com).  Using  nonfiction  elements,  this  […]

Ai’s Adventure Game Now Available on iOS and Android

Original Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lucas Films Veteran Kalani Streicher Creates New Game Based on New York Times Bestselling Author Craig Bouchard’s Children’s Book “Adventures of Ai”; The “World Charity Cup” Competition of Video CHICAGO, IL—Jul 17, 2014 — Craig Bouchard and Kalani Games today announced the launch of the “Ai’s Adventure,” a 3-D […]

Your Organic Child

YourOrganicChild.com Blog by KAT Adventures of Ai  is an upcoming children’s eBook written by New York Times bestselling author, Craig Bouchard.  The story is a part non-fiction and part fiction fantasy targeted at girls and boys ages 9-12 for the pressures they will encounter as they grow up, and incorporates subjects like art, history, poetry, […]

Truth Teller Mom

Blog by Liz Hendricks I recently had the pleasure of reading a childrens book before its release on July 16th. The book is “Adventures of Ai” and takes you on an adventure like no other adventure I’ve been on with a book. Yes this is a children’s book targeted at girls and boys ages 9-12 […]