2017 Investor News

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Toggle Summary School Specialty Donates Over 150,000 Educational Supply Items to Texas PTA to Assist Students following Hurricane Harvey
GREENVILLE, Wis., Sept. 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc.  (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty,” “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, announced
School Specialty Donates Over 150,000 Educational Supply Items to Texas PTA to Assist Students following Hurricane Harvey
GREENVILLE, Wis., Sept. 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc.  (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty,” “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, announced
Toggle Summary School Specialty Announces the Acquisition of Triumph Learning, LLC
Acquisition strengthens Instruction & Intervention offering and provides a broader assortment of print and digital K-12 resources, instructional materials and effective literacy programs GREENVILLE, Wis. , Aug. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc.
School Specialty Announces the Acquisition of Triumph Learning, LLC
Acquisition strengthens Instruction & Intervention offering and provides a broader assortment of print and digital K-12 resources, instructional materials and effective literacy programs GREENVILLE, Wis. , Aug. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc.
Toggle Summary School Specialty Stockholders Approve a 7-for-1 Stock Split
GREENVILLE, Wis. , Aug. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, announced
School Specialty Stockholders Approve a 7-for-1 Stock Split
GREENVILLE, Wis. , Aug. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, announced
Toggle Summary School Specialty Announces Fiscal Year 2017 Second Quarter Financial Results
GREENVILLE, Wis. , Aug. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, today
School Specialty Announces Fiscal Year 2017 Second Quarter Financial Results
GREENVILLE, Wis. , Aug. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, today
Toggle Summary School Specialty Sets Date for its Fiscal 2017 Second Quarter Financial Results
GREENVILLE, Wis. , Aug. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, today
School Specialty Sets Date for its Fiscal 2017 Second Quarter Financial Results
GREENVILLE, Wis. , Aug. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, today
Toggle Summary School Specialty and OI, Inc. Establish New and Exclusive Partnership
GREENVILLE, Wis. , July 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc.  (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, is
School Specialty and OI, Inc. Establish New and Exclusive Partnership
GREENVILLE, Wis. , July 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc.  (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, is
Toggle Summary School Specialty Introduces the 21st Century Safe School Concept
EdTech company provides effective solutions that integrate technology, curriculum, safety and learning environments GREENVILLE, Wis. , June 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When K-12 educators build a contemporary learning environment, the suite of tools used in the space is greater than the sum of its
School Specialty Introduces the 21st Century Safe School Concept
EdTech company provides effective solutions that integrate technology, curriculum, safety and learning environments GREENVILLE, Wis. , June 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When K-12 educators build a contemporary learning environment, the suite of tools used in the space is greater than the sum of its
Toggle Summary Wichita Public Schools District Expands Partnership with School Specialty to Bring More Modern, 21st Century Learning Spaces to Students
L’Ouverture Elementary School upgrades 18 classrooms with innovative furniture solutions that foster greater collaboration, communication, creativity, and critical thinking GREENVILLE, Wis., May 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the
Wichita Public Schools District Expands Partnership with School Specialty to Bring More Modern, 21st Century Learning Spaces to Students
L’Ouverture Elementary School upgrades 18 classrooms with innovative furniture solutions that foster greater collaboration, communication, creativity, and critical thinking GREENVILLE, Wis., May 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the
Toggle Summary School Specialty Announces Fiscal Year 2017 First Quarter Financial Results
GREENVILLE, Wis. , May 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, today
School Specialty Announces Fiscal Year 2017 First Quarter Financial Results
GREENVILLE, Wis. , May 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, today
Toggle Summary School Specialty Sets Date for its Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Financial Results
GREENVILLE, Wis. , May 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, today
School Specialty Sets Date for its Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Financial Results
GREENVILLE, Wis. , May 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, today
Toggle Summary School Specialty to Celebrate Our Nation’s Youngest Learners During National Week of the Young Child™ Sponsored by NAEYC
Company hosts “Artsy Thursday” on April 27, focused on helping children think, problem-solve and create GREENVILLE, Wis., April 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both
School Specialty to Celebrate Our Nation’s Youngest Learners During National Week of the Young Child™ Sponsored by NAEYC
Company hosts “Artsy Thursday” on April 27, focused on helping children think, problem-solve and create GREENVILLE, Wis., April 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both
Toggle Summary School Specialty Announces Successful Debt Refinancing
GREENVILLE, Wis. , April 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, today
School Specialty Announces Successful Debt Refinancing
GREENVILLE, Wis. , April 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, today
Toggle Summary School Specialty Announces Fiscal Year 2016 Fourth Quarter and Year-end Financial Results
Q4 Revenues increased $9.6 million or 9.1% vs. 2015 Q4 Q4 Net loss of $13.8 million , an improvement of $8.8 million vs. 2015 Q4 FY 2016 Revenues increased $18.9 million or 3.0% vs. 2015 FY Net Income of $14.8 million vs. a net loss of $19.6 million in 2015, a $34.3 million improvement GREENVILLE,
School Specialty Announces Fiscal Year 2016 Fourth Quarter and Year-end Financial Results
Q4 Revenues increased $9.6 million or 9.1% vs. 2015 Q4 Q4 Net loss of $13.8 million , an improvement of $8.8 million vs. 2015 Q4 FY 2016 Revenues increased $18.9 million or 3.0% vs. 2015 FY Net Income of $14.8 million vs. a net loss of $19.6 million in 2015, a $34.3 million improvement GREENVILLE,
Toggle Summary School Specialty Advances Inclusive PE with New, Comprehensive Resources for Physical Educators, including Guidebook and Specialty Workshop from SPARK™, and Starter Pack from Sportime®
Company to showcase latest solutions for physical education teachers at the 2017 SHAPE America Convention GREENVILLE, Wis., March 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sportime® featuring SPARK™ , the award-winning physical activity equipment and PE curriculum brand of School Specialty, Inc.
School Specialty Advances Inclusive PE with New, Comprehensive Resources for Physical Educators, including Guidebook and Specialty Workshop from SPARK™, and Starter Pack from Sportime®
Company to showcase latest solutions for physical education teachers at the 2017 SHAPE America Convention GREENVILLE, Wis., March 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sportime® featuring SPARK™ , the award-winning physical activity equipment and PE curriculum brand of School Specialty, Inc.
Toggle Summary School Specialty Appoints Steve Martinez as the Company’s New Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
GREENVILLE, Wis. , Jan. 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty,” “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, is pleased
School Specialty Appoints Steve Martinez as the Company’s New Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
GREENVILLE, Wis. , Jan. 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty,” “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, is pleased
Toggle Summary School Specialty Joins the Esteemed P21 Coalition
Company brings expertise in all facets of 21st Century Learning to the organization WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Partnership for 21st Century Learning (P21) today announced that it has welcomed School Specialty, Inc. , a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both
School Specialty Joins the Esteemed P21 Coalition
Company brings expertise in all facets of 21st Century Learning to the organization WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Partnership for 21st Century Learning (P21) today announced that it has welcomed School Specialty, Inc. , a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both
Toggle Summary School Specialty Expands Partnership with the College Football Playoff Foundation to Complete First “Extra Yard Classroom Makeover Project” for 21st Century Learning
Students and teachers at the Victor H. Hexter Elementary School in Dallas, Texas, among other schools from Georgia, Illinois, Mississippi, Arizona, Florida, and Texas to benefit from new, state-of-the-art classrooms GREENVILLE, Wis., Jan. 05, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc.
School Specialty Expands Partnership with the College Football Playoff Foundation to Complete First “Extra Yard Classroom Makeover Project” for 21st Century Learning
Students and teachers at the Victor H. Hexter Elementary School in Dallas, Texas, among other schools from Georgia, Illinois, Mississippi, Arizona, Florida, and Texas to benefit from new, state-of-the-art classrooms GREENVILLE, Wis., Jan. 05, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc.
Toggle Summary SSI Guardian Adds 3M™ Safety & Security Window Film to its 21st Century Safe School Approach
GREENVILLE, Wis., Nov. 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SSI Guardian, LLC , a wholly-owned subsidiary of School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO), announced today the addition of 3M™ Safety & Solar Window Film to its 21 st Century Safe School Solutions. 3M is a global innovation company that never stops
SSI Guardian Adds 3M™ Safety & Security Window Film to its 21st Century Safe School Approach
GREENVILLE, Wis., Nov. 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SSI Guardian, LLC , a wholly-owned subsidiary of School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO), announced today the addition of 3M™ Safety & Solar Window Film to its 21 st Century Safe School Solutions. 3M is a global innovation company that never stops
Toggle Summary School Specialty Announces Fiscal Year 2016 Third Quarter Financial Results
Q3 Revenues increased $2.2 million or 0.7% vs. 2015 Q3 Q3 Gross Profit Margins of 37.0%, a decline of 70 basis points vs. 2015 Q3 Q3 SG&A expenses decreased $1.2 million or 1.8% vs. 2015 Q3 Q3 Operating Income of $47.0 million , up $0.1 million vs.
School Specialty Announces Fiscal Year 2016 Third Quarter Financial Results
Q3 Revenues increased $2.2 million or 0.7% vs. 2015 Q3 Q3 Gross Profit Margins of 37.0%, a decline of 70 basis points vs. 2015 Q3 Q3 SG&A expenses decreased $1.2 million or 1.8% vs. 2015 Q3 Q3 Operating Income of $47.0 million , up $0.1 million vs.
Toggle Summary The Sandals Foundation and School Specialty Partner to Support Caribbean Students With Vital Educational Supplies in the Wake of Hurricane Matthew
~Companies Team-up with “Pack for a Purpose” Initiative to Further Empower Young Lives and Communities~ NEGRIL, Jamaica, Oct. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Sandals Foundation , the non-profit arm of Sandals Resorts International , is proud to announce its new collaboration with School Specialty,
The Sandals Foundation and School Specialty Partner to Support Caribbean Students With Vital Educational Supplies in the Wake of Hurricane Matthew
~Companies Team-up with “Pack for a Purpose” Initiative to Further Empower Young Lives and Communities~ NEGRIL, Jamaica, Oct. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Sandals Foundation , the non-profit arm of Sandals Resorts International , is proud to announce its new collaboration with School Specialty,
Toggle Summary School Specialty to Showcase Furniture & Equipment for 21st Century Learning Environments at EDspaces 2016 Conference
Company to serve as Silver Sponsor and host Wi-Fi Lounge GREENVILLE, Wis. , Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the
School Specialty to Showcase Furniture & Equipment for 21st Century Learning Environments at EDspaces 2016 Conference
Company to serve as Silver Sponsor and host Wi-Fi Lounge GREENVILLE, Wis. , Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the
Toggle Summary iSPIRE™ from School Specialty Honored with 2016 Award of Excellence from Tech & Learning Magazine
Interactive Reading Intervention Tool Named Best New Product in Prestigious Ed Tech Awards Program GREENVILLE, Wis., October 18, 2016 – School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB: SCOO) (“School Specialty,” “SSI” or “the Company”), today announced that iSPIRE™ , an interactive reading intervention program for
iSPIRE™ from School Specialty Honored with 2016 Award of Excellence from Tech & Learning Magazine
Interactive Reading Intervention Tool Named Best New Product in Prestigious Ed Tech Awards Program GREENVILLE, Wis., October 18, 2016 – School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB: SCOO) (“School Specialty,” “SSI” or “the Company”), today announced that iSPIRE™ , an interactive reading intervention program for
Toggle Summary School Specialty’s Childcraft® to Demonstrate Its Innovative Furnishings and Learning Solutions for Early Childhood Educators at the 2016 NAEYC Annual Conference & Expo
Company to celebrate 70 years advancing early childhood education in a special day of literacy and music with # 1 New York Times Best Selling author, Eric Litwin GREENVILLE, Wis., Oct. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Childcraft® , the award-winning early childhood education brand of School Specialty,
School Specialty’s Childcraft® to Demonstrate Its Innovative Furnishings and Learning Solutions for Early Childhood Educators at the 2016 NAEYC Annual Conference & Expo
Company to celebrate 70 years advancing early childhood education in a special day of literacy and music with # 1 New York Times Best Selling author, Eric Litwin GREENVILLE, Wis., Oct. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Childcraft® , the award-winning early childhood education brand of School Specialty,
Toggle Summary Sportime® Featuring SPARK™ Launches Project IGNITE!, a New Online Resource Developed by Physical Educators for Physical Educators
First-of-its-kind, free-access platform brings the power of collaboration and crowdsourcing for research-based info and best practices in physical education, with the goal of advancing the teaching profession GREENVILLE, Wis., Oct. 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sportime® featuring SPARK™ , the
Sportime® Featuring SPARK™ Launches Project IGNITE!, a New Online Resource Developed by Physical Educators for Physical Educators
First-of-its-kind, free-access platform brings the power of collaboration and crowdsourcing for research-based info and best practices in physical education, with the goal of advancing the teaching profession GREENVILLE, Wis., Oct. 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sportime® featuring SPARK™ , the
Toggle Summary School Specialty Partners with the College Football Playoff Foundation to Bring Vital 21st Century Classroom Enhancements to Schools Across the U.S.
Teachers encouraged to enter contest running September 21 through October 7, 2016 GREENVILLE, Wis. , Sept. 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental
School Specialty Partners with the College Football Playoff Foundation to Bring Vital 21st Century Classroom Enhancements to Schools Across the U.S.
Teachers encouraged to enter contest running September 21 through October 7, 2016 GREENVILLE, Wis. , Sept. 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental
Toggle Summary School Specialty Honored as one of “America’s Healthiest Companies” with Well Workplace Gold Award from the Wellness Council of America
Company continues to be recognized for its commitment to the health and wellbeing of employees GREENVILLE, Wis., Sept. 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and
School Specialty Honored as one of “America’s Healthiest Companies” with Well Workplace Gold Award from the Wellness Council of America
Company continues to be recognized for its commitment to the health and wellbeing of employees GREENVILLE, Wis., Sept. 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and
Toggle Summary School Specialty Partners with the Gloria Pointer Foundation to Empower Young Children in Ghana, West Africa through Vital Resources for Their Education
GREENVILLE, Wis., Aug. 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, is honored
School Specialty Partners with the Gloria Pointer Foundation to Empower Young Children in Ghana, West Africa through Vital Resources for Their Education
GREENVILLE, Wis., Aug. 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, is honored
Toggle Summary School Specialty Announces Fiscal Year 2016 Second Quarter Financial Results
Q2 Revenues increased $4.9 million or 3.5% vs. 2015 Q2 Q2 Gross Profit Margins improved by 260 basis points to 38.1% vs. 2015 Q2 Q2 SG&A expenses decreased $1.4 million or 2.6% vs. 2015 Q2 Q2 Operating Income improved to a $2.0 million profit from a $7.3 million loss in 2015 Q2 Q2 Net loss of
School Specialty Announces Fiscal Year 2016 Second Quarter Financial Results
Q2 Revenues increased $4.9 million or 3.5% vs. 2015 Q2 Q2 Gross Profit Margins improved by 260 basis points to 38.1% vs. 2015 Q2 Q2 SG&A expenses decreased $1.4 million or 2.6% vs. 2015 Q2 Q2 Operating Income improved to a $2.0 million profit from a $7.3 million loss in 2015 Q2 Q2 Net loss of
Toggle Summary School Specialty Partners with United Way of Richland County, OH to Support Students and Teachers as they Prepare for the New School Year
Organizations kick-start ‘community GoFundMe campaign’ to raise funds for schools in need of essential back-to-school supplies GREENVILLE, Wis., July 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies,
School Specialty Partners with United Way of Richland County, OH to Support Students and Teachers as they Prepare for the New School Year
Organizations kick-start ‘community GoFundMe campaign’ to raise funds for schools in need of essential back-to-school supplies GREENVILLE, Wis., July 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies,
Toggle Summary School Specialty’s Sax® Teams Up with Fresh Artists® to Support Art Education and Empower Young Lives
Builds on 106-year heritage of celebrating student art and student artists through new, strategic partnership GREENVILLE, Wis., July 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sax ® , the premier arts and crafts brand of School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), is pleased
School Specialty’s Sax® Teams Up with Fresh Artists® to Support Art Education and Empower Young Lives
Builds on 106-year heritage of celebrating student art and student artists through new, strategic partnership GREENVILLE, Wis., July 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sax ® , the premier arts and crafts brand of School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), is pleased
Toggle Summary FOSS Next Generation From School Specialty Wins Prestigious Golden Lamp in 2016 REVERE Awards in Whole Curriculum, Science Category
Delta Education’s Active-Learning Science Program Recognized as Best of the Best in Learning Resources GREENVILLE, Wis. – June 21, 2016 – Delta Education , part of the  School Specialty  family of brands, is a 2016 REVERE Awards Golden Lamp Winner.
FOSS Next Generation From School Specialty Wins Prestigious Golden Lamp in 2016 REVERE Awards in Whole Curriculum, Science Category
Delta Education’s Active-Learning Science Program Recognized as Best of the Best in Learning Resources GREENVILLE, Wis. – June 21, 2016 – Delta Education , part of the  School Specialty  family of brands, is a 2016 REVERE Awards Golden Lamp Winner.
Toggle Summary School Specialty Joins with The School Art League of New York to Celebrate Student-Teacher Excellence with 2016 Art Education Awards
GREENVILLE, Wis. , May 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, joined with
School Specialty Joins with The School Art League of New York to Celebrate Student-Teacher Excellence with 2016 Art Education Awards
GREENVILLE, Wis. , May 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, joined with
Toggle Summary Sportime featuring SPARK Partners with Let’s Move! Active Schools to Award 50 Activation Grants to Schools Across the U.S. in Support of their Physical Education and Activity Programs
GREENVILLE, Wis., May 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sportime featuring SPARK , the award-winning physical activity equipment and PE curriculum brand of School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), in celebration of Sportime’s 50th anniversary and in partnership
Sportime featuring SPARK Partners with Let’s Move! Active Schools to Award 50 Activation Grants to Schools Across the U.S. in Support of their Physical Education and Activity Programs
GREENVILLE, Wis., May 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sportime featuring SPARK , the award-winning physical activity equipment and PE curriculum brand of School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), in celebration of Sportime’s 50th anniversary and in partnership
Toggle Summary School Specialty Earns Finalist Honors in 2016 REVERE Awards From Association of American Publishers
FOSS Next Generation Recognized in Whole Curriculum, Science Category GREENVILLE, Wis. – May 17, 2016 – Delta Education , part of the School Specialty family of brands, is a finalist in the 2016 REVERE (Recognizing Valuable Educational Resources) Awards from the Association of American Publishers
School Specialty Earns Finalist Honors in 2016 REVERE Awards From Association of American Publishers
FOSS Next Generation Recognized in Whole Curriculum, Science Category GREENVILLE, Wis. – May 17, 2016 – Delta Education , part of the School Specialty family of brands, is a finalist in the 2016 REVERE (Recognizing Valuable Educational Resources) Awards from the Association of American Publishers
Toggle Summary School Specialty’s Childcraft® to Showcase Its Award-Winning Solutions for Early Childhood Development at the 2016 National Head Start Conference & Expo
Company to highlight 70 years serving the needs of young learners through innovative curriculum, supplies, furniture, and equipment GREENVILLE, Wis., May 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Childcraft® , the award-winning early childhood education brand of School Specialty, Inc.
School Specialty’s Childcraft® to Showcase Its Award-Winning Solutions for Early Childhood Development at the 2016 National Head Start Conference & Expo
Company to highlight 70 years serving the needs of young learners through innovative curriculum, supplies, furniture, and equipment GREENVILLE, Wis., May 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Childcraft® , the award-winning early childhood education brand of School Specialty, Inc.
Toggle Summary School Specialty Launches SOARLifeProducts.com, New Healthcare Resources Portal
GREENVILLE, Wis., May 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, is pleased
School Specialty Launches SOARLifeProducts.com, New Healthcare Resources Portal
GREENVILLE, Wis., May 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, is pleased
Toggle Summary School Specialty Announces Fiscal Year 2016 First Quarter Financial Results
2016 Q1 Revenues increased $2.1 million or 2.3%, vs. 2015 Q1 2016 Q1 Gross Profit Margins increased by 30 basis points vs. 2015 Q1 2016 Q1 SG&A expenses decreased $3.4 million or 6.7%, vs. 2015 Q1 2016 Q1 Adjusted EBITDA loss of ($5.5) million , an improvement of $0.7 million or 11.3% vs.
School Specialty Announces Fiscal Year 2016 First Quarter Financial Results
2016 Q1 Revenues increased $2.1 million or 2.3%, vs. 2015 Q1 2016 Q1 Gross Profit Margins increased by 30 basis points vs. 2015 Q1 2016 Q1 SG&A expenses decreased $3.4 million or 6.7%, vs. 2015 Q1 2016 Q1 Adjusted EBITDA loss of ($5.5) million , an improvement of $0.7 million or 11.3% vs.
Toggle Summary School Specialty’s Sportime® Celebrates 50 Years of Innovation in Physical Education
Strengthens partnership with SPARK™ to offer one stop shop for evidence-based PE solutions     Sportime & SPARK to honor 2016 Teachers of the Year at the SHAPE America National Convention GREENVILLE, Wis., March 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sportime®, the award-winning physical activity
School Specialty’s Sportime® Celebrates 50 Years of Innovation in Physical Education
Strengthens partnership with SPARK™ to offer one stop shop for evidence-based PE solutions     Sportime & SPARK to honor 2016 Teachers of the Year at the SHAPE America National Convention GREENVILLE, Wis., March 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sportime®, the award-winning physical activity
Toggle Summary SSI Guardian Brings NAR Casualty Response Kits to Schools
A Leader in the Stop the Bleed Campaign, North American Rescue Products are a Critical Resource for Schools’ Safety and Security Initiatives GREENVILLE, Wis. , March 17, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SSI Guardian, LLC , a wholly-owned subsidiary of School Specialty, Inc.
SSI Guardian Brings NAR Casualty Response Kits to Schools
A Leader in the Stop the Bleed Campaign, North American Rescue Products are a Critical Resource for Schools’ Safety and Security Initiatives GREENVILLE, Wis. , March 17, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SSI Guardian, LLC , a wholly-owned subsidiary of School Specialty, Inc.
Toggle Summary School Specialty’s SPARK® Acquires Healthy Kids Challenge®
World's most researched physical education curriculum expands with integration of evidenced-based program for school nutrition and wellness GREENVILLE, Wis., March 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of
School Specialty’s SPARK® Acquires Healthy Kids Challenge®
World's most researched physical education curriculum expands with integration of evidenced-based program for school nutrition and wellness GREENVILLE, Wis., March 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of
Toggle Summary School Specialty Announces Short Year 2015 Financial Results
SY15 Revenues increased $15.6 million or 3.2% vs. SY14. SY15 SG&A expenses declined $7.5 million or 4.6% vs. SY14. SY15 Adjusted EBITDA of $50.6 million improved by $4.9 million or 10.8% vs. SY14. SY15 Free cash flow (leveraged) of $40.2 million , a $30.8 million year-over-year improvement vs.
School Specialty Announces Short Year 2015 Financial Results
SY15 Revenues increased $15.6 million or 3.2% vs. SY14. SY15 SG&A expenses declined $7.5 million or 4.6% vs. SY14. SY15 Adjusted EBITDA of $50.6 million improved by $4.9 million or 10.8% vs. SY14. SY15 Free cash flow (leveraged) of $40.2 million , a $30.8 million year-over-year improvement vs.
Toggle Summary SSI Guardian Introduces Innovative QAL Lock - Quick Action Lockdown
Designed to Meet DHS Recommendations for Classroom Lockdowns, New Solution Offers the Fastest, Easiest Way to Lockdown Classroom Doors While Maintaining 100% Code Compliance GREENVILLE, Wis. , Feb. 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SSI Guardian, LLC , a wholly-owned subsidiary of School Specialty, Inc.
SSI Guardian Introduces Innovative QAL Lock - Quick Action Lockdown
Designed to Meet DHS Recommendations for Classroom Lockdowns, New Solution Offers the Fastest, Easiest Way to Lockdown Classroom Doors While Maintaining 100% Code Compliance GREENVILLE, Wis. , Feb. 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SSI Guardian, LLC , a wholly-owned subsidiary of School Specialty, Inc.
Toggle Summary SSI Guardian Adds ReadyOp™ to Its Solutions Offering
Company Integrates Innovative Communications and Event Planning Platform as a Critical Resource for Schools’ Safety and Security Initiatives GREENVILLE, Wis., Feb. 24, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SSI Guardian, LLC , a wholly-owned subsidiary of School Specialty, Inc.
SSI Guardian Adds ReadyOp™ to Its Solutions Offering
Company Integrates Innovative Communications and Event Planning Platform as a Critical Resource for Schools’ Safety and Security Initiatives GREENVILLE, Wis., Feb. 24, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SSI Guardian, LLC , a wholly-owned subsidiary of School Specialty, Inc.
Toggle Summary School Specialty Reports Select Preliminary Calendar Year 2015 Financial Information
GREENVILLE, Wis. , Feb. 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, today
School Specialty Reports Select Preliminary Calendar Year 2015 Financial Information
GREENVILLE, Wis. , Feb. 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, today
Toggle Summary Advanced Active Shooter Training Partnership Announced
SSI Guardian Advanced Active Shooter Training Sets the New Standard: First of Its Kind to Award CEU Credit GREENVILLE, Wis. and RALEIGH, N.C.,, Jan. 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) ("School Specialty", "SSI" or "the Company"), and North Carolina State University’s
Advanced Active Shooter Training Partnership Announced
SSI Guardian Advanced Active Shooter Training Sets the New Standard: First of Its Kind to Award CEU Credit GREENVILLE, Wis. and RALEIGH, N.C.,, Jan. 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) ("School Specialty", "SSI" or "the Company"), and North Carolina State University’s
Toggle Summary School Specialty Announces Financial Results for Its Short Year 2015 Second Quarter
SY 2Q15 Revenues increased $6.5 million or 2.7%. SY 2Q15 SG&A expenses declined $6.7 million or 9.9%. SY 2Q15 Adjusted EBITDA of $34.7 million improved by $4.5 million or 14.9%. Management raises CY15 guidance based on stronger performance through SY15 YTD. GREENVILLE, Wis. , Dec.
School Specialty Announces Financial Results for Its Short Year 2015 Second Quarter
SY 2Q15 Revenues increased $6.5 million or 2.7%. SY 2Q15 SG&A expenses declined $6.7 million or 9.9%. SY 2Q15 Adjusted EBITDA of $34.7 million improved by $4.5 million or 14.9%. Management raises CY15 guidance based on stronger performance through SY15 YTD. GREENVILLE, Wis. , Dec.
Toggle Summary School Specialty Expands Into the Healthcare Market With the Launch of Soar Life Products(TM)
Company Enters Into Strategic Partnership With Amerinet, one of the Leading Healthcare Solutions Organizations in the United States GREENVILLE, Wis., Dec. 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) ("School Specialty", "SSI" or "the Company"), a leading distributor of supplies,
School Specialty Expands Into the Healthcare Market With the Launch of Soar Life Products(TM)
Company Enters Into Strategic Partnership With Amerinet, one of the Leading Healthcare Solutions Organizations in the United States GREENVILLE, Wis., Dec. 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) ("School Specialty", "SSI" or "the Company"), a leading distributor of supplies,
Toggle Summary School Specialty's Childcraft(R) to Kick-Off 70th Anniversary Celebration at the 2015 NAEYC Annual Conference & Expo
Company Will Also Join Early Childhood Educators in Honoring NAEYC Accreditation's 30th Birthday GREENVILLE, Wis., Nov. 11, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Childcraft®, the award-winning early childhood education brand of School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) ("School Specialty", "SSI" or "the Company"), is
School Specialty's Childcraft(R) to Kick-Off 70th Anniversary Celebration at the 2015 NAEYC Annual Conference & Expo
Company Will Also Join Early Childhood Educators in Honoring NAEYC Accreditation's 30th Birthday GREENVILLE, Wis., Nov. 11, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Childcraft®, the award-winning early childhood education brand of School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) ("School Specialty", "SSI" or "the Company"), is
Toggle Summary School Specialty to Showcase Its Innovative Solutions for Early Childhood Education at the 2015 NAEYC Annual Conference & Expo
Company's Latest Childcraft(R), Classroom Select(R), Royal Seating(TM), Abilitations, and SPARK(TM) Offerings Demonstrate Comprehensive Support for Educators, Students and Parents in Every Area of Instruction and Learning GREENVILLE, Wis. , Nov. 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc.
School Specialty to Showcase Its Innovative Solutions for Early Childhood Education at the 2015 NAEYC Annual Conference & Expo
Company's Latest Childcraft(R), Classroom Select(R), Royal Seating(TM), Abilitations, and SPARK(TM) Offerings Demonstrate Comprehensive Support for Educators, Students and Parents in Every Area of Instruction and Learning GREENVILLE, Wis. , Nov. 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc.
Toggle Summary School Specialty to Display Furniture & Equipment for 21st Century Learning at EDspaces 2015 Conference
Company's Classroom Select® NeoMove ™ and NeoRok ™ movement furniture to be featured in Universal Design for Learning presentation GREENVILLE, Wis. , Oct. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) ("School Specialty", "SSI" or "the Company"), a leading distributor of
School Specialty to Display Furniture & Equipment for 21st Century Learning at EDspaces 2015 Conference
Company's Classroom Select® NeoMove ™ and NeoRok ™ movement furniture to be featured in Universal Design for Learning presentation GREENVILLE, Wis. , Oct. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) ("School Specialty", "SSI" or "the Company"), a leading distributor of