Why are the Chinese buying fewer cars?

As both the government and households try to reduce their debt levels, car sales across China are declining.

Hermes: Where the luxury giant is an industry outsider

France's luxury retailer Hermes is trying to become a big player in Switzerland's exclusive watch industry.

Nuclear plant in Anglesey cancelled by Hitachi

Japan's Hitachi is suspending work on the Wylfa Newydd plant in Wales amid concerns over rising costs.

Housing market outlook worst 'for 20 years'

House sale expectations for the next three months are at their lowest for two decades, estate agents warn.

Watchdog's gender pay gap twice national average despite pledge

The Financial Conduct Authority is paying male staff a fifth more than female staff.

No-deal Brexit warning for UK drivers

A no-deal Brexit would mean anyone planning to drive outside the UK would need an insurance Green Card.

Retailers told to clean up act over fake faux fur

Advertising watchdog threatens sanctions if retailers don't check whether they are selling real or fake fur.

Commuters and students 'short-changed by the government'

The inflation measure used to calculate some train fares and loan repayments is flawed, a Lords committee says.

US 'probes Huawei for trade secret theft'

The investigation, reported by US media, adds to pressure facing the Chinese technology giant.

Patisserie Valerie says accounting scandal worse than thought

An accounting probe has found thousands of false entries in the firm's ledgers, its owner says.

Goldman boss apologises for 1MDB scandal

The bank's new chief executive David Solomon also distances the bank from the deal.

Gillette maker's boss warns on Brexit price rises

The boss of Procter and Gamble, David S. Taylor, said his and other firms want "an amicable solution between the UK and the EU".


U.S. weekly jobless claims fall; mid-Atlantic factory activity rebounds

The number of Americans filing applications for jobless benefits unexpectedly fell last week, pointing to sustained labor market strength that should continue to underpin the economy.

Citigroup names David Livingstone EMEA head

Citigroup Inc on Thursday named David Livingstone as head of its operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa region, in place of Jim Cowles, according to a memo seen by Reuters.

In Argentina crisis, firms do everything to cut costs - except fire workers

Like many Argentine businessmen, Marco Meloni is doing everything he can to avoid laying off staff at his textile factory despite a slump in sales, more than 70 percent interest rates and soaring utility bills.

Morgan Stanley profit misses as bond traders stumble in volatile markets

Morgan Stanley missed analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Thursday after spikes in volatility in the end of the fourth quarter hurt trading, sending its shares down 5 percent.

Trump tariffs force tough choices at U.S. auto suppliers

Bob Roth makes no bones about his feelings towards U.S. manufacturing.

Stock futures down on Morgan Stanley results, trade worries

Wall Street's main indexes were set to retreat from one-month highs on Thursday, hit by weak results from Morgan Stanley and renewed concerns over the progress of Sino-U.S. trade talks.

Renault says it is considering new governance, CEO Ghosn succession

Renault confirmed on Thursday that it was considering new leadership to replace embattled Chairman and CEO Carlos Ghosn, after French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire called publicly for a board meeting to address his succession.

Hitachi freezes UK nuclear project as energy supply crunch looms

Japan's Hitachi Ltd decided on Thursday to freeze a 3 trillion yen ($28 billion) nuclear power project in Britain, dealing a blow to UK plans for the replacement of aging plants.

Trading operations stung banks in fourth quarter but dovish Fed fuels hope

Big trading operations were a thorn in the side of the top U.S. banks in the fourth quarter as fears about global growth sent credit markets into a tailspin, but a "dovish" turn from the Federal Reserve may mean the drama is over for now.

PG&E shareholder BlueMountain says bankruptcy unnecessary

PG&E Corp shareholder BlueMountain Capital Management LLC on Thursday said the U.S. power company's decision to file for bankruptcy was unnecessary, arguing that there was evidence the company was solvent.


Modi inaugurates Odisha enhancement works

INDIA: Visiting the eastern state of Odisha on January 15, Prime Minister Narendra Modi formally...

Ermewa buys intermodal wagon fleet

EUROPE: SNCF’s wagon leasing subsidiary Ermewa announced on January 14 that it had acquired the...

UK railway news round-up

The West Midlands Rail Executive group of 16 local authorities published its Rail Investment...

Taiwan orders 50 inter-city trainsets

TAIWAN: A NT$44·3bn contract for Hitachi to supply 50 12-car inter-city trainsets was signed by...

Shift2Rail publishes 2019 call for proposals

EUROPE: The Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking issued its 2019 call for proposals on January 16, with...

State approves Bangalore suburban rail network

INDIA: The Karnataka state cabinet has approved a four-route suburban railway network planned for...

Alstom joint venture to maintain RENFE trainsets

SPAIN: National operator RENFE has renewed three contracts for Alstom to undertake the full...

Eurotunnel calls for clarity on post-Brexit border

EUROPE: Channel Tunnel concessionaire Eurotunnel has called on political leaders to clarify...

Bangladesh Railway orders Progress Rail locomotives

BANGLADESH: A contract for Progress Rail to supply 40 diesel locomotives was signed by Bangladesh...

Poland upgrades border facilities to handle Eurasian freight boom

EUROPE: Polish infrastructure manager PKP PLK has called tenders for the design of a planned...


3M and Nobel Media Partner to Inspire Lifelong Search for Knowledge at 'The Future of Learning' Nobel Prize Dialogue Event

ST. PAUL, Minn. & SANTIAGO, Chile--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nobel Laureates will discuss the Future of Learning on Jan. 19, 2019, during a Nobel Prize Dialogue event that will be held for the first time in Latin America. The event aims to deepen the dialogue between thought leaders from science and society and welcomes students, researchers and the general public. Nobel Media is arranging the event in cooperation with Future Challenges, Science, Technology and Innovation Commission with the support of

Coursera Launches Health Content to Train Next Generation of Health Workers

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Coursera, the global online learning leader, today announced the launch of their health vertical—a broad portfolio of health content from the world’s top universities curated specifically to help address the acute shortage of skilled workers in the health industry and meet the demands of a digital health economy. The 100 new courses, 30 new specializations, and two public health-focused master’s degrees will provide learners with the skills they need to e

Rutgers Launches Online Master’s in Human Resource Management Program

PISCATAWAY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations has announced the launch of an Online Professional Master’s in Human Resource Management program.

Full Disclosure Network® Presents Exclusive First Release Interviews with Robert Bork and Kenneth Starr on "Lessons Learned" in Watergate & Whitewater

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Release: Exclusive interviews with Robert Bork and Kenneth Starr on Lessons Learned on past Presidential Investigations. Success brings Regrets.

Schlichter Bogard & Denton Reaches $10.65 Million Settlement on Behalf of Duke University Employees in 403(b) Excessive Fee Case

ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Schlichter Bogard & Denton Reaches $10.65 Million Settlement on Behalf of Duke University Employees in 403(b) Excessive Fee Case

American Campus Communities Announces Fourth Quarter and Year End 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call

AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC), the largest owner, manager and developer of high-quality student housing properties in the U.S., today announced that the company will report financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2018 after the market close on Tuesday, February 19, 2019. The company will host its quarterly earnings conference call for investors and other interested parties on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 10 a.m. Eastern Time (ET).

Stanford Graduate School of Business Announces New Executive Education Program to Drive Innovation and Operational Excellence

STANFORD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/BusinessOperations?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#BusinessOperationslt;/agt;--In its ongoing commitment to provide innovative programs to meet the evolving needs of business leaders, Stanford GSB announced a new Executive Education program for chief operating officers. The Emerging COO: Driving Innovation and Operational Excellence program is a three-month-long Executive Education program for COOs that combines immersive online learning with six days of hands-on, experiential learning on the Stanford GSB campus in the heart of Silicon V

FVI “Family Fun Day” VR Experience coming January 19th

MIRAMAR, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Planned for Saturday, January 19th, Family Fun day is an interactive community experience presented by Florida Vocational Institute (FVI), Miramar campus. The day-long event introduces the community to FVI and career education opportunities for young people focusing on healthcare and technology. A fascinating display featuring Augmented (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) will be presented during the event. Augmented and Virtual Reality make up an exploding tech-indust

Bluecore Honored as Great Place to Work for its Commitment to Culture, Diversity and Developing the Next Generation of Leaders

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bluecore, the retail marketing technology company that more than 400 retailers rely on to launch highly personalized campaigns at scale today announced that it has been certified as a great workplace by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work®. Bluecore earned this credential based on extensive ratings provided by its employees in anonymous surveys. Bluecore employees completed surveys focused on company culture, rewards, innovation, leadership and management.

6sense Grows Revenue by 100% in 2018 by Introducing a Platform Approach to Modern Marketing and Selling

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--6sense, the leading Account Based Orchestration Platform, powered by AI, announces a record-breaking year in 2018, with more than 100 percent revenue growth, fueled by an expanded team of key leaders and the acquisition of account-centric sales and marketing orchestration platform, ZenIQ. Eighty-one percent of marketers expect the majority of their decisions to be data-driven by 2020. 6sense addresses this challenge as a change agent by offering the power of AI,

FedEx Trade Networks Rebrands as FedEx Logistics

MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) announced today that FedEx Trade Networks, Inc. is being rebranded as FedEx Logistics. The new name describes the company’s ability to meet its customers’ increasingly complex and industry-specific supply chain, transportation, value-added services, and brokerage needs. FedEx Logistics provides specialty solutions that complete a simple, seamless and powerful global trade experience for FedEx customers around the world. “We’re adding treme

The&Partnership Announces New CFO, Chad Gilchrist, and CMO, Kelly Stevens, for North America

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The&Partnership Announces New CFO, Chad Gilchrist, and CMO, Kelly Stevens, for North America

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. Announces Updated Earnings Guidance

PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KNX) today announced updates to its earnings guidance for the fourth quarter of 2018 and the first quarter of 2019 and announced earnings guidance for the second quarter of 2019. Based on preliminary results, the company now expects Adjusted EPS for the fourth quarter of 2018 will range from $0.91 to $0.93 (which is an update from the previously announced expectation of $0.71 to $0.75). The company now expects Adjusted E

RRD Launches Cloud Direct by RRD™ to Help Omnichannel Marketers Integrate Online and Offline Personalization

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24rrd&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$rrdlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/rrd?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#rrdlt;/agt;--R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company (RRD) (NYSE:RRD), a leading global provider of multichannel solutions for marketing and business communications, today announced the launch of Cloud Direct by RRD, a trigger-based direct marketing application — housed within Salesforce Marketing Cloud — that improves targeting and extends the Marketing Cloud platform by fully integrating digital and direct mail channels. Available within Journey Builder, Marketing Cloud’s cross-channel

CSC Welcomes 37 New Counties to eRecording Network

WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CSCglobal?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#CSCgloballt;/agt;--CSC, a leader in the electronic document recording (eRecording) industry, is pleased to announce the addition of 37 new counties in 19 states to its growing portfolio since the fourth quarter of 2018. By providing a secure, web-based eRecording solution, county recording offices and document submitters can save time and streamline their workflows with the help of CSC. The new counties include:       Albany, WY Cleburne, AR Lea, NM Pemiscot, MO Anderson, TX Col

Gary Benson Named Chairman of MC²; Richard McAdam Appointed Chief Executive Officer

CHESTNUT RIDGE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MC² has announced Gary Benson has been named Chairman of MC²; Richard McAdam has been appointed as his successor to CEO, effective February 1, 2019.

P.C. Richard & Son Launches Experiential Retail to Promote Smart Home and IoT Product Category

WESTPORT, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/IoT?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#IoTlt;/agt;--In-Store Experience designs experiential retail category solution for Smart and Connected products for P.C. Richard and Son stores.

LINGERIE ROCKS – LE SHOW DE LA LINGERIE FRANÇAISE À PARIS

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Suite au succès du Show "Lingerie, Mon Amour" organisé en janvier 2017, Promincor - Lingerie Française, Association pour la Promotion des Industries de la Corseterie, et le DEFI, Comité de Promotion et de Développement pour l’Habillement, réunissent, à nouveau, les plus grandes marques de Lingerie Française pour un Show parisien exceptionnel, le 20 janvier 2019 à 20h45, retransmis en live sur le site www.lingeriefrancaise.com. ►Un véritable Show musical 14 marques presti


The HVAC Equipment Market in Europe 2018-2022 - End-Users' Need to Increase Their Operational Efficiency is Driving Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "HVAC Equipment Market In Europe 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The analysts have predicted that the HVAC equipment market in Europe will register a CAGR of more than 4%by 2022. The latest trend gaining momentum in the market is the cost benefits that hybrid systems offer in conjunction with the strict environmental regulations in Europe will lead to a shift in the market toward renewable energy sources and have a significant

Ferro Updates Full-Year 2018 Guidance

CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ferro Corporation (NYSE: FOE), a leading global supplier of technology-based functional coatings and color solutions, today provided an update to its full-year 2018 guidance. Ferro Corporation (www.ferro.com) supplies functional coatings for glass, metal, ceramic and other substrates and color solutions in the form of specialty pigments and colorants for a broad range of industries and applications. Ferro products are sold into the building and construction, automoti

Colony Credit Real Estate Announces Monthly Dividend for Common Stockholders

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Colony Credit Real Estate, Inc. (NYSE: CLNC) (“Colony Credit Real Estate” or the “Company”) today announced that the Company’s Board of Directors has declared its monthly cash dividend of $0.145 per share of class A and class B-3 common stock (the “Common Stock”) for the monthly period ended January 31, 2019. The Common Stock dividend will be paid on February 11, 2019, to stockholders of record on January 31, 2019. This dividend represents an annualized dividend of

CSC Welcomes 37 New Counties to eRecording Network

WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CSCglobal?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#CSCgloballt;/agt;--CSC, a leader in the electronic document recording (eRecording) industry, is pleased to announce the addition of 37 new counties in 19 states to its growing portfolio since the fourth quarter of 2018. By providing a secure, web-based eRecording solution, county recording offices and document submitters can save time and streamline their workflows with the help of CSC. The new counties include:       Albany, WY Cleburne, AR Lea, NM Pemiscot, MO Anderson, TX Col

Safety, Income & Growth Enters San Antonio Market

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Safety, Income & Growth Inc. (NYSE: SAFE), the leading company focused on ground leases, announced it has acquired an existing ground lease on a recently-renovated 213-key Class A hotel along the Riverwalk in San Antonio, TX. Coinciding with the acquisition, SAFE will begin marketing its SAFE Ground Lease™ solution to the San Antonio metro area, offering real estate owners and operators more efficient capital that reduces risk, requires less upfront equity, and ge

P.C. Richard & Son Launches Experiential Retail to Promote Smart Home and IoT Product Category

WESTPORT, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/IoT?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#IoTlt;/agt;--In-Store Experience designs experiential retail category solution for Smart and Connected products for P.C. Richard and Son stores.

2018 is Third Consecutive Year of Above-Average Catastrophe Activity, CoreLogic Report Shows

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/hurricanes?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#hurricaneslt;/agt;--CoreLogic annual Natural Hazard Risk Summary and Analysis for the year 2018 issued today, January 17, 2019.

KB Home Announces the Grand Opening of Entrada Del Oro in Gold Canyon

GOLD CANYON, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24KBH&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$KBHlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/ENERGYSTAR?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#ENERGYSTARlt;/agt;--KB Home announces the grand opening of Entrada Del Oro in Gold Canyon.

Canopy Expands Into New HQ, Plans to Double Workforce

LEHI, Utah--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Canopy, the leading cloud-based practice management platform for tax and accounting professionals, today announced the opening of its new headquarters in Lehi, Utah. With the recent support of Utah’s Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED), Canopy’s new office drastically increases the company’s footprint in the region, even as it continues an aggressive plan to double its workforce over the next four years. “Moving into our new space is further validation

ID Technologies and Getac Announce Partnership

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ID Technologies partners with Getac


The Standard’s Employee Giving Campaign Raises a Record $4.7 Million for Nonprofits and Schools

PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--During the 2018 Employee Giving Campaign, employees/retirees at The Standard pledged $1.7 million. With match total contributions exceed $4.7 million.

Corporate Social Responsibility Related News Releases and Story Ideas for Reporters, Bloggers and Media Outlets

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CSR?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#CSRlt;/agt;--Recap of CSR stories on Business Wire

Separating the Men from the Boys: Gillette® Campaign Inspires Men to Re-Examine What It Means to Be Their Best

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Thirty years after first introducing the tagline “The Best A Man Can Get,” Gillette (NYSE: PG) is taking a fresh look at what it means to be “the best” and how we continue to portray those ideals in a modern way. Because in a world where the actions of the few can taint the reputation of the many, we know there’s work to be done – together. “Gillette believes in the best in men,” said Gary Coombe, president, P&G Global Grooming. “By holding each other accountable, e

Horace Mann selected for 2019 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index, recognizing commitment to advancing women in the workplace

SPRINGFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Horace Mann selected for 2019 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index, recognizing commitment to advancing women in the workplace

United for U.S. Coalition Grows

ALEXANDRIA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--More corporations are joining the United for U.S. Coalition to help furloughed federal workers and others impacted by the ongoing government shutdown

Yum! Brands Named to Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for Second Consecutive Year

LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM) today was named to the Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI) for the second consecutive year.

Brain Tumor Funders’ Collaborative Announces $3 Million in Grants

ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/braincancer?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#braincancerlt;/agt;--The Brain Tumor Funders' Collaborative (BTFC) today announced $3M in grants to support 4 teams studying immunotherapy for primary human brain tumors.

Lucid Energy Group Hires Industry Veteran Brian T. Raber as Chief Operating Officer

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lucid Energy Group today announced that the company has hired industry veteran Brian T. Raber as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.

Echodyne Radar Selected for Northern Plains’ UTM Pilot Program Testing

GRAND FORKS, N.D. & KIRKLAND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/FAA?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#FAAlt;/agt;--Echodyne's MESA radar was selected for Northern Plains’ UTM Pilot Program Testing.

Firefly Value Partners Sends Letter to Gulfport Energy Corporation Board of Directors

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Firefly Value Partners, LP (“Firefly” or “we”), which manages funds that, together with affiliates, collectively beneficially own 8.1% of the outstanding common stock of Gulfport Energy (“Gulfport” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: GPOR), today issued a public letter to the Gulfport Board of Directors (“the Board”). In the letter, Firefly highlights Gulfport’s lack of urgency in addressing persistent stock price underperformance; failure to commit to steps that could maximiz

Global Dual Fuel Generator Market 2019-2023| Tri-Fuel Generator Technology to Boost Growth| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Research?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Researchlt;/agt;--Technavio predicts the global dual fuel generator market to post a CAGR of over 4% during the period 2019-2023.

Cedar Park Streamlines Customer Communication Through Sensus Solutions

RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Sensusnews?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Sensusnewslt;/agt;--Water customers are in the driver's seat when it comes to their billing and usage in Cedar Park, Texas, thanks in part to the Sensus Customer Portal.

Tendril Acquires Disaggregation-as-a-Service Pioneer EEme

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tendril, the leading provider of Home Energy Management (“HEM”) solutions to the utility industry, has acquired energy analytics provider EEme.

ENGIE Insight to Provide Energy Management Services to Electrify America

SPOKANE, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/electricvehicle?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#electricvehiclelt;/agt;--ENGIE Insight solutions will help Electrify America’s $2 billion investment to advance Zero Emissions Vehicle adoption.

Charah Solutions Opens First Facility Using New Grinding Technologies for Slag Cement and Pozzolans

LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Charah Solutions announced that it has opened its first facility using new grinding technologies for slag cement and pozzolans.

Global Automatic Backwashing Filters Market (2018-2022) to Register a CAGR of More Than 5% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Automatic Backwashing Filters Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The automatic backwashing filters market will register a CAGR of more than 5% by 2022. The overall operational cost makes water treatment in the industrial process an expensive proposition Energy demand across the world will continue to increase during the forecast period due to factors such as rapid growth in the manufacturing sector, the rise in popu

Murphy Oil Corporation to Host Fourth Quarter 2018 Conference Call and Webcast

EL DORADO, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) today announced it will host a conference call and webcast for investors and analysts on January 31, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) to discuss fourth quarter 2018 earnings. Senior management will review year-end 2018 results as well as provide 2019 guidance. A webcast link and related presentation material will be accessible on the Investors page of the company’s website at http://ir.murphyoilcorp.com. Date: Thursday, Janu


GHD Digital’s Expansion into North America Focuses on Digital Disruption and the Fourth Industrial Revolution

WATERLOO, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GHD Digital North America is broadening its client offering from traditional engineering services to wider digital business consultancy services.

2018 is Third Consecutive Year of Above-Average Catastrophe Activity, CoreLogic Report Shows

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/hurricanes?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#hurricaneslt;/agt;--CoreLogic annual Natural Hazard Risk Summary and Analysis for the year 2018 issued today, January 17, 2019.

ENGIE Insight to Provide Energy Management Services to Electrify America

SPOKANE, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/electricvehicle?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#electricvehiclelt;/agt;--ENGIE Insight solutions will help Electrify America’s $2 billion investment to advance Zero Emissions Vehicle adoption.

Resumen: Piraeus Bank presenta los principios de la banca responsable con el gobernador del Banco de Grecia

ATENAS, Grecia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hoy se han presentado por primera vez en Grecia los Principios de la banca responsable en un evento organizado por Piraeus Bank con Yannis Stournaras, gobernador del Banco de Grecia, como ponente destacado. El evento se ha organizado como parte del compromiso de Piraeus Bank con la iniciativa financiera del programa de medioambiente de Naciones Unidas (UNEP FI). Piraeus es el único banco griego que forma parte de esa iniciativa mundial, que incluye a veintiocho

Corporate Social Responsibility Related News Releases and Story Ideas for Reporters, Bloggers and Media Outlets

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CSR?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#CSRlt;/agt;--Recap of CSR stories on Business Wire

Samenvatting: Piraeus Bank presenteert samen met de gouverneur van Griekse centrale bank ‘de beginselen voor verantwoord bankieren’

ATHENE, Griekenland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--De ‘beginselen voor verantwoord bankieren’ werden vandaag voor het eerst in Griekenland gepresenteerd. Dat gebeurde tijdens een door Piraeus Bank georganiseerd evenement, met de heer Yannis Stournaras, de gouverneur van de Griekse centrale bank, als keynote speaker. Het evenement was georganiseerd als onderdeel van de toezegging van Piraeus Bank aan het United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI). Piraeus is de enige Griekse bank die l

Silicon Mobility nomme Burkhard Goeschel et Claude Leichle à son conseil d’administration

SOPHIA ANTIPOLIS, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Silicon Mobility, le leader technologique des solutions complètes de contrôle pour une mobilité plus propre, plus sûre et plus intelligente, annonce la nomination de Dr. Burkhard Goeschel et de Claude Leichle à son conseil d’administration en tant que directeurs indépendants. Vétérans de l’industrie automobile, ils apportent tous deux leur vision stratégique et leur expérience opérationnelle pour contribuer au succès de Silicon Mobility. « Je suis hono

Silicon Mobility ernennt Burkhard Göschel und Claude Leichle als Verwaltungsrat

SOPHIA ANTIPOLIS, Frankreich--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Silicon Mobility, ein Halbleiterhersteller, der Lösungen für eine sauberere, sicherere und intelligentere Mobilität bereitstellt, freut sich Dr. Burkhard Göschel and Claude Leichle zum Verwaltungsrat von Silicon Mobility als unabhängige Direktoren zu verkünden. Als Veteranen der Automobilindustrie bringen beide ihre strategische Sicht und operative Erfahrung zum weiteren Erfolg von Silicon Mobility ein. “Ich bin geehrt, Burkhard and Claude als neue

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アラブ首長国連邦アブダビ--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(ビジネスワイヤ) -- 2019年アブダビ持続可能性週間(ADSW)に開催されたアラブ首長国連邦(UAE)降水強化科学研究プログラムの第3回国際降水強化フォーラム(IREF)で本日、第1期の助成対象者の最終プロジェクト結果が報告されました。 要人、外交官、利害関係者、科学者から成るそうそうたる聴衆を前に、Linda Zou博士、Volker Wulfmeyer教授、村上正隆教授が、UAEとその他の地域で降水強化科学を前進させる革新的研究の最終結果を発表しました。 助成先の3人は下記の通り、3年の時間スケールの中でオリジナル研究プロジェクトを完了させ、成果を発表しました。 Linda Zou教授(ハリーファ科学技術大学教授)は、従来の人工降雨材料と比較して、相対湿度100%で雨滴サイズを元の3倍まで増やせるナノテクベースの新規人工降雨材料を製造、テスト、検証しました。この独自な材料に関しては2件の特許が出願されており、大量生産のための有望な方法の検討が進行中です。 村上正隆教授(名古屋大学宇宙地球環境研究所特任教授、気象庁

Mitsubishi Electric Develops New Gas-Insulated Switchgear Technologies for Electric Power Applications

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today that it has developed two technologies for gas-insulated switchgears: an arc-cooling technology that achieves a 25 percent improvement in the interruption of electrical current in sulfur-fluoride (SF6) gas-insulated switchgears used in high-voltage power systems, and a high-density dielectric coating technology that improves insulation performance by 30 percent in high-voltage conductors. The two technologies


Ferro Updates Full-Year 2018 Guidance

CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ferro Corporation (NYSE: FOE), a leading global supplier of technology-based functional coatings and color solutions, today provided an update to its full-year 2018 guidance. Ferro Corporation (www.ferro.com) supplies functional coatings for glass, metal, ceramic and other substrates and color solutions in the form of specialty pigments and colorants for a broad range of industries and applications. Ferro products are sold into the building and construction, automoti

Fishbowl Provides Legal Cannabis and Marijuana Tracking and Inventory Management

OREM, Utah--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Fishbowl?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Fishbowllt;/agt;--Cannabis business owners need both specialized and broad-spectrum technology and software tools for their operations.

Kulicke & Soffa Schedules First Quarter 2019 Conference Call for 6PM EST, Jan 31st, 2019

SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24KLIC&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$KLIClt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/earnings?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#earningslt;/agt;--Kulicke & Soffa to release December Quarter financial results on Jan 31st and hold a conference call at 6pm EST.

Hyundai Mobis-KT Join Hands to Develop Connected Vehicles in the 5G Age!

SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/5G?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#5Glt;/agt;--Hyundai Mobis and KT join hands to develop Connected Vehicles using the 5G communication network

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded in Excess of $2.2 Million Additional Funding from U.S. Army

MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--January 17, 2019-- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL) announced today, that during its second quarter of fiscal 2019, its Command & Control Technologies group, which is part of Comtech’s Government Solutions segment, received additional funding in excess of $2.2 million to provide baseband equipment to support the United States Army. “We are very proud that the U.S. Army continues to trust Comtech to deliver essential communication equipment,” sa

Scalyr Caps Year of Momentum With Appointment of New Chief Executive Officer

SAN MATEO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Scalyr, the company that helps engineers troubleshoot issues faster with its blazing-fast log management solution, polished off a record-setting year by hiring Christine Heckart, a tech industry veteran and growth specialist, as its new CEO. In 2018, Scalyr grew paid customers more than 100 percent, adding marquee names such as Cisco, Palo Alto Unified School District, Vanderbilt University, and Worldpay to its customer list. Steve Newman, founding CEO of Sca

MathWorks Accelerates Aerospace Design with MATLAB and Simulink

NATICK, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MathWorks adds flight analysis and visualization capabilities for aerospace design with MATLAB and Simulink, reducing time between design and testing.

Global Industrial Mixers Market Outlook, 2018-2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Industrial Mixers Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The industrial mixers market will register a CAGR of almost 6% by 2023. Industries such as F&B and pharmaceuticals are required to maintain high level of sanitization & hygiene Right from raw material procurement to end-product, these industries need to maintain environment under the required level of sanitization and cleanliness. Moreover, sanitary and hy

P.C. Richard & Son Launches Experiential Retail to Promote Smart Home and IoT Product Category

WESTPORT, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/IoT?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#IoTlt;/agt;--In-Store Experience designs experiential retail category solution for Smart and Connected products for P.C. Richard and Son stores.

Global CEMS Market Forecast 2018-2022; Led by ABB, AMETEK, Emerson Electric, Honeywell, Parker Hannifin, and Siemens - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global CEMS Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The CEMS market will register a CAGR of close to 7% by 2022. Growing popularity of programmable gas analyzers to drive growth in the market Programmable gas analyzers are gaining popularity in industries, where they can be timed for different time intervals and different gases. In a programmable gas analyzer, the analyzer is calibrated for a different combination of gases. Inc


Ferro Updates Full-Year 2018 Guidance

CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ferro Corporation (NYSE: FOE), a leading global supplier of technology-based functional coatings and color solutions, today provided an update to its full-year 2018 guidance. Ferro Corporation (www.ferro.com) supplies functional coatings for glass, metal, ceramic and other substrates and color solutions in the form of specialty pigments and colorants for a broad range of industries and applications. Ferro products are sold into the building and construction, automoti

Fishbowl Provides Legal Cannabis and Marijuana Tracking and Inventory Management

OREM, Utah--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Fishbowl?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Fishbowllt;/agt;--Cannabis business owners need both specialized and broad-spectrum technology and software tools for their operations.

Kulicke & Soffa Schedules First Quarter 2019 Conference Call for 6PM EST, Jan 31st, 2019

SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24KLIC&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$KLIClt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/earnings?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#earningslt;/agt;--Kulicke & Soffa to release December Quarter financial results on Jan 31st and hold a conference call at 6pm EST.

Hyundai Mobis-KT Join Hands to Develop Connected Vehicles in the 5G Age!

SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/5G?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#5Glt;/agt;--Hyundai Mobis and KT join hands to develop Connected Vehicles using the 5G communication network

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded in Excess of $2.2 Million Additional Funding from U.S. Army

MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--January 17, 2019-- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL) announced today, that during its second quarter of fiscal 2019, its Command & Control Technologies group, which is part of Comtech’s Government Solutions segment, received additional funding in excess of $2.2 million to provide baseband equipment to support the United States Army. “We are very proud that the U.S. Army continues to trust Comtech to deliver essential communication equipment,” sa

Scalyr Caps Year of Momentum With Appointment of New Chief Executive Officer

SAN MATEO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Scalyr, the company that helps engineers troubleshoot issues faster with its blazing-fast log management solution, polished off a record-setting year by hiring Christine Heckart, a tech industry veteran and growth specialist, as its new CEO. In 2018, Scalyr grew paid customers more than 100 percent, adding marquee names such as Cisco, Palo Alto Unified School District, Vanderbilt University, and Worldpay to its customer list. Steve Newman, founding CEO of Sca

MathWorks Accelerates Aerospace Design with MATLAB and Simulink

NATICK, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MathWorks adds flight analysis and visualization capabilities for aerospace design with MATLAB and Simulink, reducing time between design and testing.

Global Industrial Mixers Market Outlook, 2018-2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Industrial Mixers Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The industrial mixers market will register a CAGR of almost 6% by 2023. Industries such as F&B and pharmaceuticals are required to maintain high level of sanitization & hygiene Right from raw material procurement to end-product, these industries need to maintain environment under the required level of sanitization and cleanliness. Moreover, sanitary and hy

P.C. Richard & Son Launches Experiential Retail to Promote Smart Home and IoT Product Category

WESTPORT, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/IoT?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#IoTlt;/agt;--In-Store Experience designs experiential retail category solution for Smart and Connected products for P.C. Richard and Son stores.

Global CEMS Market Forecast 2018-2022; Led by ABB, AMETEK, Emerson Electric, Honeywell, Parker Hannifin, and Siemens - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global CEMS Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The CEMS market will register a CAGR of close to 7% by 2022. Growing popularity of programmable gas analyzers to drive growth in the market Programmable gas analyzers are gaining popularity in industries, where they can be timed for different time intervals and different gases. In a programmable gas analyzer, the analyzer is calibrated for a different combination of gases. Inc


Ferro Updates Full-Year 2018 Guidance

CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ferro Corporation (NYSE: FOE), a leading global supplier of technology-based functional coatings and color solutions, today provided an update to its full-year 2018 guidance. Ferro Corporation (www.ferro.com) supplies functional coatings for glass, metal, ceramic and other substrates and color solutions in the form of specialty pigments and colorants for a broad range of industries and applications. Ferro products are sold into the building and construction, automoti

Fishbowl Provides Legal Cannabis and Marijuana Tracking and Inventory Management

OREM, Utah--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Fishbowl?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Fishbowllt;/agt;--Cannabis business owners need both specialized and broad-spectrum technology and software tools for their operations.

Kulicke & Soffa Schedules First Quarter 2019 Conference Call for 6PM EST, Jan 31st, 2019

SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24KLIC&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$KLIClt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/earnings?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#earningslt;/agt;--Kulicke & Soffa to release December Quarter financial results on Jan 31st and hold a conference call at 6pm EST.

Hyundai Mobis-KT Join Hands to Develop Connected Vehicles in the 5G Age!

SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/5G?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#5Glt;/agt;--Hyundai Mobis and KT join hands to develop Connected Vehicles using the 5G communication network

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded in Excess of $2.2 Million Additional Funding from U.S. Army

MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--January 17, 2019-- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL) announced today, that during its second quarter of fiscal 2019, its Command & Control Technologies group, which is part of Comtech’s Government Solutions segment, received additional funding in excess of $2.2 million to provide baseband equipment to support the United States Army. “We are very proud that the U.S. Army continues to trust Comtech to deliver essential communication equipment,” sa

Scalyr Caps Year of Momentum With Appointment of New Chief Executive Officer

SAN MATEO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Scalyr, the company that helps engineers troubleshoot issues faster with its blazing-fast log management solution, polished off a record-setting year by hiring Christine Heckart, a tech industry veteran and growth specialist, as its new CEO. In 2018, Scalyr grew paid customers more than 100 percent, adding marquee names such as Cisco, Palo Alto Unified School District, Vanderbilt University, and Worldpay to its customer list. Steve Newman, founding CEO of Sca

MathWorks Accelerates Aerospace Design with MATLAB and Simulink

NATICK, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MathWorks adds flight analysis and visualization capabilities for aerospace design with MATLAB and Simulink, reducing time between design and testing.

Global Industrial Mixers Market Outlook, 2018-2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Industrial Mixers Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The industrial mixers market will register a CAGR of almost 6% by 2023. Industries such as F&B and pharmaceuticals are required to maintain high level of sanitization & hygiene Right from raw material procurement to end-product, these industries need to maintain environment under the required level of sanitization and cleanliness. Moreover, sanitary and hy

P.C. Richard & Son Launches Experiential Retail to Promote Smart Home and IoT Product Category

WESTPORT, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/IoT?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#IoTlt;/agt;--In-Store Experience designs experiential retail category solution for Smart and Connected products for P.C. Richard and Son stores.

Global CEMS Market Forecast 2018-2022; Led by ABB, AMETEK, Emerson Electric, Honeywell, Parker Hannifin, and Siemens - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global CEMS Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The CEMS market will register a CAGR of close to 7% by 2022. Growing popularity of programmable gas analyzers to drive growth in the market Programmable gas analyzers are gaining popularity in industries, where they can be timed for different time intervals and different gases. In a programmable gas analyzer, the analyzer is calibrated for a different combination of gases. Inc


Ferro Updates Full-Year 2018 Guidance

CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ferro Corporation (NYSE: FOE), a leading global supplier of technology-based functional coatings and color solutions, today provided an update to its full-year 2018 guidance. Ferro Corporation (www.ferro.com) supplies functional coatings for glass, metal, ceramic and other substrates and color solutions in the form of specialty pigments and colorants for a broad range of industries and applications. Ferro products are sold into the building and construction, automoti

Fishbowl Provides Legal Cannabis and Marijuana Tracking and Inventory Management

OREM, Utah--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Fishbowl?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Fishbowllt;/agt;--Cannabis business owners need both specialized and broad-spectrum technology and software tools for their operations.

Kulicke & Soffa Schedules First Quarter 2019 Conference Call for 6PM EST, Jan 31st, 2019

SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24KLIC&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$KLIClt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/earnings?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#earningslt;/agt;--Kulicke & Soffa to release December Quarter financial results on Jan 31st and hold a conference call at 6pm EST.

Hyundai Mobis-KT Join Hands to Develop Connected Vehicles in the 5G Age!

SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/5G?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#5Glt;/agt;--Hyundai Mobis and KT join hands to develop Connected Vehicles using the 5G communication network

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded in Excess of $2.2 Million Additional Funding from U.S. Army

MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--January 17, 2019-- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL) announced today, that during its second quarter of fiscal 2019, its Command & Control Technologies group, which is part of Comtech’s Government Solutions segment, received additional funding in excess of $2.2 million to provide baseband equipment to support the United States Army. “We are very proud that the U.S. Army continues to trust Comtech to deliver essential communication equipment,” sa

Scalyr Caps Year of Momentum With Appointment of New Chief Executive Officer

SAN MATEO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Scalyr, the company that helps engineers troubleshoot issues faster with its blazing-fast log management solution, polished off a record-setting year by hiring Christine Heckart, a tech industry veteran and growth specialist, as its new CEO. In 2018, Scalyr grew paid customers more than 100 percent, adding marquee names such as Cisco, Palo Alto Unified School District, Vanderbilt University, and Worldpay to its customer list. Steve Newman, founding CEO of Sca

MathWorks Accelerates Aerospace Design with MATLAB and Simulink

NATICK, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MathWorks adds flight analysis and visualization capabilities for aerospace design with MATLAB and Simulink, reducing time between design and testing.

Global Industrial Mixers Market Outlook, 2018-2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Industrial Mixers Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The industrial mixers market will register a CAGR of almost 6% by 2023. Industries such as F&B and pharmaceuticals are required to maintain high level of sanitization & hygiene Right from raw material procurement to end-product, these industries need to maintain environment under the required level of sanitization and cleanliness. Moreover, sanitary and hy

P.C. Richard & Son Launches Experiential Retail to Promote Smart Home and IoT Product Category

WESTPORT, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/IoT?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#IoTlt;/agt;--In-Store Experience designs experiential retail category solution for Smart and Connected products for P.C. Richard and Son stores.

Global CEMS Market Forecast 2018-2022; Led by ABB, AMETEK, Emerson Electric, Honeywell, Parker Hannifin, and Siemens - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global CEMS Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The CEMS market will register a CAGR of close to 7% by 2022. Growing popularity of programmable gas analyzers to drive growth in the market Programmable gas analyzers are gaining popularity in industries, where they can be timed for different time intervals and different gases. In a programmable gas analyzer, the analyzer is calibrated for a different combination of gases. Inc


Bank of America Named 2019 Catalyst Award Winner

CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bank of America today was named the 2019 Catalyst Award winner by Catalyst, a global nonprofit working with CEOs and leading companies to build workplaces that work for women. The bank earned the honor based on its ongoing efforts to be a great place to work and to support the continued development, empowerment and advancement of women in the company and around the world. For more than 30 years, the Catalyst Award has recognized exceptional efforts to accelerat

The Standard’s Employee Giving Campaign Raises a Record $4.7 Million for Nonprofits and Schools

PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--During the 2018 Employee Giving Campaign, employees/retirees at The Standard pledged $1.7 million. With match total contributions exceed $4.7 million.

Member Driven Technologies Celebrates 15th Year with High Momentum

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Member Driven Technologies (MDT) today shared highlights from an eventful 2018.

Corporate Social Responsibility Related News Releases and Story Ideas for Reporters, Bloggers and Media Outlets

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CSR?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#CSRlt;/agt;--Recap of CSR stories on Business Wire

Separating the Men from the Boys: Gillette® Campaign Inspires Men to Re-Examine What It Means to Be Their Best

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Thirty years after first introducing the tagline “The Best A Man Can Get,” Gillette (NYSE: PG) is taking a fresh look at what it means to be “the best” and how we continue to portray those ideals in a modern way. Because in a world where the actions of the few can taint the reputation of the many, we know there’s work to be done – together. “Gillette believes in the best in men,” said Gary Coombe, president, P&G Global Grooming. “By holding each other accountable, e

Illinois American Water to Accept Applications for 2019 Environmental Grant Program

BELLEVILLE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The application process is now open for Illinois American Water’s 2019 Environmental Grant Program. The program supports innovative, community-based environmental projects that improve, restore or protect watersheds through partnerships. Diverse activities like watershed cleanups, reforestation efforts, biodiversity projects, streamside buffer restoration projects, wellhead protection initiatives, hazardous waste collection efforts and water protection educati

Childhelp Kicks Off 60th Anniversary at Annual Drive the Dream Gala

PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/60yearsofmiracles?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#60yearsofmiracleslt;/agt;--Childhelp 60th anniversary Annual Drive the Dream Gala chaired by Stacie and Richard Stephenson along with Gov. Doug Ducey and Angela Ducey

Grant Helps Revitalize Historic Downtown Tucumcari, New Mexico

TUCUMCARI, N.M.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tucumcari Federal Savings and Loan Association and FHLB Dallas awarded $17,000 in Partnership funds to Tucumcari MainStreet Corporation.

OneLegacy Announces Record-Setting Year in Organ, Eye and Tissue Donation and Transplantation

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/donatelife?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#donatelifelt;/agt;--More than 1,500 lifesaving organs, 150,000 tissues and nearly 1,300 corneas were transplanted in 2018 as more people embrace the power of donation.

Brain Tumor Funders’ Collaborative Announces $3 Million in Grants

ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/braincancer?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#braincancerlt;/agt;--The Brain Tumor Funders' Collaborative (BTFC) today announced $3M in grants to support 4 teams studying immunotherapy for primary human brain tumors.


Brandywine Global Participates in CEFA Webinar

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Brian Giuliano of Brandywine Global Investment Management (“Brandywine Global”) participated in a CEFA webinar today to discuss Yearly Wrap-up & Outlook: Domestic and International Investing and Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund Inc. (NYSE: BWG). The Fund seeks to achieve its investment objectives by investing, under normal market conditions, at least 80% of its assets in global fixed-income securities. These may include, but are not limited to, sover

Healogics, Inc. Names Keith Koford as General Counsel

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Education?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Educationlt;/agt;--Healogics names Keith Koford as General Counsel

Company Profile for Velocity Global

--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Velocity Global is the leading provider of global employment solutions that helps businesses think beyond borders to confidently navigate the lifecycle of international business. With its International PEO solution and unrivaled expertise in over 185 countries, companies can enter new markets nearly anywhere in the world quickly, efficiently, and compliantly. Company:   Velocity Global   Headquarters Address: 3858 Walnut St. Suite 107 Denver, CO 80205   Main Telephone: 303-30

Dallas On-Demand Rides Startup, Alto, Launches in Dallas, Raises $14.5M

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alto, a new Dallas-based on-demand rides service, launched in Dallas, focused on safety and hospitality.

Velocity Global Named Outstanding Fast-Growth Business by the Global Business Excellence Awards

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Velocity Global, the leading provider of global business expansion services, was named a winner of the Outstanding Fast-Growth Business category.

TNS Targets South American Expansion with Strategic Acquisition of Link Solutions

RESTON, Va--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/IoT?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#IoTlt;/agt;--TNS is expanding into Brazil through the acquisition of mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) communications specialist Link Solutions Eireli (Link).

TNS INVESTE EM EXPANSÃO SUL-AMERICANA COM AQUISIÇÃO ESTRATÉGICA DA LINK SOLUTIONS

RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A Transaction Network Services (TNS) está expandindo suas operações para o Brasil por meio da aquisição da empresa especialista em comunicação móvel e Internet das Coisas (Internet of Things, IoT) Link Solutions Eireli (Link). A aquisição da empresa familiar dá à TNS dois novos escritórios no Brasil, 65 novos funcionários e uma extensa base de clientes de mPOS, transporte, segurança e rastreamento que coletivamente usam mais de 500.000 SIMs gerenciados pela Link no

Cannae Holdings, Inc. Announces Dun & Bradstreet’s Receipt of FCA Approval

LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cannae Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CNNE) ("Cannae" or the "Company") today announced that the Financial Conduct Authority (the “FCA”) provided notice in writing for the purposes of section 189 of the FSMA that it has approved the change in control of Dun & Bradstreet Limited (“Dun & Bradstreet”) applicable to Dun & Bradstreet’s proposed merger transaction with an investor group led by Cannae, CC Capital, Bilcar, LLC, Black Knight, Inc. and funds affiliated with

MSCI Schedules Investor Conference Call to Review Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI), a leading provider of indexes and portfolio construction and risk management tools and services for global investors, today announced it will release its results for the fourth quarter and full year 2018 on Thursday, January 31, 2019. MSCI's senior management will review the fourth quarter and full year 2018 results on Thursday, January 31, 2019 at 11:00 AM Eastern Time. To listen to the live event, visit the events and presentations section of

Bank of America Named 2019 Catalyst Award Winner

CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bank of America today was named the 2019 Catalyst Award winner by Catalyst, a global nonprofit working with CEOs and leading companies to build workplaces that work for women. The bank earned the honor based on its ongoing efforts to be a great place to work and to support the continued development, empowerment and advancement of women in the company and around the world. For more than 30 years, the Catalyst Award has recognized exceptional efforts to accelerat


Full Disclosure Network® Presents Exclusive First Release Interviews with Robert Bork and Kenneth Starr on "Lessons Learned" in Watergate & Whitewater

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Release: Exclusive interviews with Robert Bork and Kenneth Starr on Lessons Learned on past Presidential Investigations. Success brings Regrets.

AHF: UN Must Follow Own Mandate to Safeguard Ebola Response

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AHF: UN Must Follow Own Mandate to Safeguard Ebola Response

AHF to Gov. DeSantis: ‘Please Undo the Damage Rick Scott Did to Florida HIV Patients!’

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AHF to Gov. DeSantis: ‘Please Undo the Damage Rick Scott Did to Florida HIV Patients!’

United for U.S. Coalition Grows

ALEXANDRIA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--More corporations are joining the United for U.S. Coalition to help furloughed federal workers and others impacted by the ongoing government shutdown

Court Blocks Release of Controversial Illinois Electric Market Study

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Circuit Court of Cook County granted a preliminary injunction on Monday preventing the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) and its chairman Brien Sheahan from releasing the controversial NextGrid study on the future of electric utility regulations in Illinois. The court blocked the report until the conclusion of an ongoing lawsuit that alleges the study process violated Illinois law. Illinois PIRG Education Fund and GlidePath filed a lawsuit in June 2018 alleging th

AHF Cheers Gov. Newsom’s Swift Action on Drug Pricing

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AHF Cheers Gov. Newsom’s Swift Action on Drug Pricing

MBA Appoints Equity Prime Mortgage President Eddy Perez, CMB, as next MORPAC Chairman

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/BreakingNews?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#BreakingNewslt;/agt;--After a record year, the Mortgage Bankers Association Political Action Committee (MORPAC) looks to build on its success with the appointment of Eddy Perez, CMB, as chairman for the 2019-2020 election cycle. An active participant in the MBA, Perez previously served as a MORPAC Vice Chair for the 2017-2018 election cycle, is a regular attendee of MBA’s National Advocacy Conference, and is currently serving on the MBA Board of Directors. “I am extremely honored and excite

Healogics, Inc. Names Keith Koford as General Counsel

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Education?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Educationlt;/agt;--Healogics names Keith Koford as General Counsel

3M and Nobel Media Partner to Inspire Lifelong Search for Knowledge at 'The Future of Learning' Nobel Prize Dialogue Event

ST. PAUL, Minn. & SANTIAGO, Chile--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nobel Laureates will discuss the Future of Learning on Jan. 19, 2019, during a Nobel Prize Dialogue event that will be held for the first time in Latin America. The event aims to deepen the dialogue between thought leaders from science and society and welcomes students, researchers and the general public. Nobel Media is arranging the event in cooperation with Future Challenges, Science, Technology and Innovation Commission with the support of

New Studies in the U.S. and Europe Demonstrate LivaNova Perceval Valve’s Strong Performance and Economic Advantage in Aortic Disease Treatment

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LivaNova today announced the publication of three separate studies highlighting the unique performance of its sutureless aortic valve, Perceval®.

Omeros Finalizes with FDA Clinical Plan for OMS721 Approval in IgA Nephropathy

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Omeros Corporation (Nasdaq: OMER) today announced that it has finalized its clinical plan for OMS721 submission and approval in immunoglobulin A nephropathy (IgAN) following a recent meeting with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). OMS721 is Omeros’ lead human monoclonal antibody targeting MASP-2, the effector enzyme of the complement system’s lectin pathway. There is no approved treatment for IgA nephropathy. FDA Meeting UpdateClinical results from the first

Diaceutics Opens Asian Hub to Capitalize on Growing Market

SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Diaceutics opens Asian hub to improve patient access to targeted therapies

PSC Software™ Launches Functionality Innovation by Adding API to Flagship Product, Adaptive Compliance Engine™

POMONA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/API?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#APIlt;/agt;--PSC Software™ Launches Functionality Innovation by Adding API to Flagship Product, Adaptive Compliance Engine™

Georgia Bio Bolsters Policy Resources Naming Joseph Santoro New VP of Business Development and External Affairs

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Georgia Bio, the state's life sciences association, bolsters policy resources naming Joseph Santoro VP of Business Development and External Affairs.

CIO Bulletin Announces DiaCarta Inc. As One of the 30 Fastest Growing Companies of 2018

RICHMOND, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DiaCarta today announced that CIO Bulletin has named it among the 30 Fastest Growing Companies of 2018. The positioning is based on DiaCarta’s revenue growth, financial status, openness to innovation, global collaboration and partnership, flagship products launching, regulatory progress and ability to forecast future business and technology trends. Selecting by a panel of experts and members of CIO Bulletin’s editorial board, the CIO Bulletin 30 Fastest Growin

Jeremy Edwards Joins SCORR Marketing as Vice President of Strategic Business Development

KEARNEY, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/healthscienceexperts?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#healthscienceexpertslt;/agt;--SCORR Marketing is pleased to announce the appointment of Jeremy Edwards as vice president of strategic business development.

LifeMap Sciences to Present Novel WGS Structural Variation Interpretation at PMWC 2019

ALAMEDA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LifeMap Sciences, a subsidiary of AgeX Therapeutics, Inc., announced today that it will be presenting its novel whole genome sequencing (WGS) interpretation solutions at Precision Medicine World Conference 2019 in Silicon Valley, on January 22nd, as part of the Clinical and Research Tools Showcase. The presentation will discuss the challenges faced by clinics in interpreting large and complex data from WGS, and will describe how LifeMap’s NGS Analysis & Int


Tyler Technologies Named to Forbes Best Employers for Diversity List

PLANO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24TYL&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$TYLlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/tylertech?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#tylertechlt;/agt;--Tyler Technologies Inc. has been named to Forbes’ Best Employers for Diversity list for 2019.

Company Profile for Velocity Global

--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Velocity Global is the leading provider of global employment solutions that helps businesses think beyond borders to confidently navigate the lifecycle of international business. With its International PEO solution and unrivaled expertise in over 185 countries, companies can enter new markets nearly anywhere in the world quickly, efficiently, and compliantly. Company:   Velocity Global   Headquarters Address: 3858 Walnut St. Suite 107 Denver, CO 80205   Main Telephone: 303-30

Fishbowl Provides Legal Cannabis and Marijuana Tracking and Inventory Management

OREM, Utah--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Fishbowl?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Fishbowllt;/agt;--Cannabis business owners need both specialized and broad-spectrum technology and software tools for their operations.

Dallas On-Demand Rides Startup, Alto, Launches in Dallas, Raises $14.5M

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alto, a new Dallas-based on-demand rides service, launched in Dallas, focused on safety and hospitality.

Kulicke & Soffa Schedules First Quarter 2019 Conference Call for 6PM EST, Jan 31st, 2019

SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24KLIC&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$KLIClt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/earnings?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#earningslt;/agt;--Kulicke & Soffa to release December Quarter financial results on Jan 31st and hold a conference call at 6pm EST.

Velocity Global Named Outstanding Fast-Growth Business by the Global Business Excellence Awards

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Velocity Global, the leading provider of global business expansion services, was named a winner of the Outstanding Fast-Growth Business category.

TNS Targets South American Expansion with Strategic Acquisition of Link Solutions

RESTON, Va--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/IoT?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#IoTlt;/agt;--TNS is expanding into Brazil through the acquisition of mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) communications specialist Link Solutions Eireli (Link).

TNS INVESTE EM EXPANSÃO SUL-AMERICANA COM AQUISIÇÃO ESTRATÉGICA DA LINK SOLUTIONS

RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A Transaction Network Services (TNS) está expandindo suas operações para o Brasil por meio da aquisição da empresa especialista em comunicação móvel e Internet das Coisas (Internet of Things, IoT) Link Solutions Eireli (Link). A aquisição da empresa familiar dá à TNS dois novos escritórios no Brasil, 65 novos funcionários e uma extensa base de clientes de mPOS, transporte, segurança e rastreamento que coletivamente usam mais de 500.000 SIMs gerenciados pela Link no

Echodyne Radar Selected for Northern Plains’ UTM Pilot Program Testing

GRAND FORKS, N.D. & KIRKLAND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/FAA?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#FAAlt;/agt;--Echodyne's MESA radar was selected for Northern Plains’ UTM Pilot Program Testing.

Nintendo Download: Travis Touchdown is Back!

REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content: Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes – The setting is a small town in the middle of nowhere in the American South. Badman shows up at the trailer Travis Touchdown has been living in to exact revenge for the murder of his daughter, Bad Girl. But things go horribly wrong. As they battle it out, the two are sucked into the game world of the Death Drive Mk Ⅱ. Bea