Business briefs: Tanger Outlets to host blood drive
July 28, 2017
Tanger Outlets to host blood drive
Tanger Outlets Park City is scheduled to hold a blood drive July 31 with the American Red Cross. According to a press release, the drive will be held in the outlet's parking lot from noon to 4 p.m. "Tanger Outlets Park City is committed to strengthening our community and helping meet hospital and patient needs through blood donations," said Candice Wilson, general manager of the outlets. "This blood drive is our way of giving staff, colleagues and neighbors an opportunity to help save lives." For more information or to make an appointment to give blood, call 435-345-7078.
Parkite earns honor from Allstate
Financial representative Craig Cooper has been designated as an Allstate Premier Agency for 2017. According to a press release, Cooper, a Park City resident, earned the honor for "excellence in delivering an accessible, knowledgeable and personal customer experience while achieving outstanding business results." Brent Wise, regional sales leader for Allstate, said, "The Premier Agency designation is not only about Craig's successful business results. The honor also demonstrates his commitment to providing top-notch service to exceed customers' expectations every day."
Utah consumer confidence remains high
The Zions Bank Utah Consumer Attitude Index dropped to 114.2 in July from 115.2 in June, but consumer confidence remains high. According to a press release, the mark has remained over 110 since July of 2016, indicating Utahns remain optimistic. "Utah's economy is repeatedly highlighted in national studies as being dynamic, active, and supportive of growth," said Scott Anderson, president and CEO of Zions Bank. "This continues to drive positive economic success, which in turn generates strong consumer confidence. As Utah's economic outlook continues to remain positive, I expect consumers to feel confident that their investments in the local economy will continue to pay dividends well into the future."