BOLINGBROOK, Ill: Beko US (www.beko.us) is proud to announce that one of its sponsored teams, the University of California at Berkeley/ University of Denver, has won first prize in the appliance competition of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2017.
TORONTO: Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire Altima, a full-service digital commerce agency, headquartered in France and with offices in China, Canada and the United States.
LONDON, ON: Journalists will compete for an award recognizing outstanding reporting this year on mental health issues in the workplace. The USD 1,000 prize is being offered by the Canadian Journalism Forum on Violence and Trauma, in connection with its widely-used journalist-to-journalist guide, Mindset: Reporting on Mental Health.
NEW YORK: Sean "Diddy" Combs, French Montana and the Makers of CÎROC Ultra Premium Vodka are proud to announce the official launch of CÎROC French Vanilla. The product is the newest addition to the flavor line extension from the makers of CÎROC Ultra Premium Vodka. The rich, velvety taste of vanilla cream combines with hints of vanilla bean resulting in a flavor profile that is elegantly smooth and reminiscent of vanilla ice cream. CÎROC French Vanilla can be enjoyed year-round on the rocks or paired with one of many complements, such as Ginger Ale, Pineapple Juice, Cola or Iced Coffee.
TORONTO: Lisa Lisson, President of FedEx Express Canada, has released her first book Resilience: Navigating Life, Loss, and the Road to Success today across North America.
TORONTO: Baylis Medical Company Inc. and Siemens Healthineers are co-sponsoring a first-of-its kind training program aimed at helping cardiologists perform a complex procedure that is quickly becoming the gold standard for treating patients with atrial fibrillation and other structural heart diseases.
TEFEN, Israel: Market leaders in bulk modified atmosphere packaging solutions for fresh produce, StePac, a wholly-owned subsidiary of UK-based Johnson Matthey PLC, has launched a new line of fresh produce packaging solutions specially designed with retailers in mind.
SUZHOU, China: GCL System Integration Technology CO. Ltd. (GCL-SI), (SHE: 002506), a subsidiary of the world's leading energy group GCL, has announced a partnership with APSU Power, an Australia-based power station developer, offering one-stop solutions for a 5MW photovoltaic (PV) ground power station project ('the Project"). The cooperation heralds GCL-SI's entry into mainstream markets of developed countries.
ALPHARETTA, Ga: Holon Solutions, a healthcare IT company, today announced that it has been selected by Great Lakes Health Connect (GLHC) to deliver intelligent alerts and enable seamless referrals that address patients' physical, mental, and social determinants of health.
MADISON, Miss: Latium (www.latium.org), the world's only tasking platform that blends an AI-based user reputation score with a "one-to-many" task relationship structure, will launch a token sale of its Latium LATX cryptocurrency on November 15, 2017, beginning with a limited "white list" sale.
CHICAGO: Shawmut Design and Construction, a leading USD 1.3 billion national construction management firm, today announced the establishment of its newest office located in Chicago's vibrant Fulton River District.
IRVINE, Calif: With the all-new 2018 Rio arriving in showrooms, Kia Motors America (KMA) is launching a comprehensive marketing campaign to reinforce the age-old adage that big things can indeed come in small packages.
NEW YORK: MetTel, a leading communications firm, today announced that Diana Gowen, who played an instrumental role in MetTel's award under the USD 50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract, has been named General Manager and Senior Vice President, Federal Program.
BOISE, Idaho: HP Inc. announced its Boise Idaho Campus was awarded Gold under the Sustainable SITES Initiative (SITES) rating system. Owned and administered by Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI), SITES is the most comprehensive program for designing, developing and maintaining sustainable landscapes.
CHICAGO: For those who live in areas where winter prevents year-round enjoyment of a classic car or boat, all good things must come to an end. As the time comes to put their toys away for the winter, owners need to start thinking of the steps necessary to prepare for storage.
PELLA, Iowa: From small, local businesses to global conglomerates, every industry needs effective leadership. According to the Journal of Leadership Studies, the organizational leadership field has become one of the fastest growing fields in higher education.
NASHUA, N.H: After two years of development, Evolution Golf Products has introduced the Putt-Rite Speed Trainer (www.putt-rite.com) to the market. The Putt-Rite Speed Trainer is an innovative, first-of-its-kind putting aid that helps golfers quickly and easily understand the importance of speed control.
CHICAGO: Leadership consultant, speaker and author David Grossman has won another honor for his latest book, No Cape Needed: The Simplest, Smartest, Fastest Steps to Improve How You Communicate by Leaps and Bounds.
NEW YORK: Rear View Safety, an industry leader in the sales and distribution of vehicle safety solutions, including backup camera systems, backup sensor systems, driver fatigue systems, mobile DVR's, and dash cameras, recently hosted a webinar on the new RVS-77550 360+ Bird's Eye View Camera System. The webinar, recorded on October 10th, is the 6th in the company's bi-monthly webinar series.
CHICAGO: If you are a guy, you've probably had to rent a tuxedo, and like most you probably roll your eyes at the thought of having to go through that painful experience again. Thankfully, you will never have to rent again after you read this article. The Groomsman Suit, an up and coming men's wedding wear company is on the rise and already making a huge splash in the massive USD 53B wedding industry.
TUCSON, Ariz: The rapidly-moving fires in Northern California have swept through over 200,000 acres of wine country, causing catastrophic loss of life and property. Although fire relief efforts have nationwide support, only a small portion of those funds go to the local nonprofits that are providing direct assistance to those affected.
WORCESTER, Mass: Access Fixtures launches new half court basketball packages. These packages provide everything you need to light a half basketball court to up to 26 foot candles. Available in LED and PSMH, there is a range of packages to choose from, catering to a wide array of requirements and budgets.
SINGAPORE: For the Christian parent, teaching your children about God can be an overwhelming challenge.
NEW YORK: Artisan handcrafted jewelry brand John Hardy, founded in Bali in 1975, debuts Made for Legends, a new creative platform celebrating the personal power of femininity through the bold philosophy of wearing jewelry to express, to empower, and most of all, to honor the unstoppable potential of the self.
AUBURN HILLS, Mich: BorgWarner provides its leading regulated two-stage (R2S) turbocharger for Daimler's latest 2.9-liter six-cylinder inline diesel engine OM 656, which is initially featured in the updated Mercedes-Benz S-Class launched in 2017.
AMBLER, Pa: Grackle Publishing is pleased to announce the release of the latest book from author E. C. Flickinger, Should We All Wear Hats?: Volumes I and II.
GENEVA: The Government of Nigeria has launched a campaign to immunize 873 837 people against yellow fever in the states of Kwara and Kogi.
OTTAWA: Genomics is underpinning a global revolution in healthcare, from a generalizedapproach, to one that is individually tailored based on a patient's genetic profile - an approach known as precision medicine.
SHANGHAI: The CITS American Express Global Business Travel 2017 China Business Travel Survey (the Barometer) has revealed that 31pc of Chinese companies expect travel budgets to rise over the next twelve months.
MELVILLE, N.Y: Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC), the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health, and medical practitioners, recently recognized the 25th anniversary of its distribution centers in Indianapolis.
EMERYVILLE, Calif: Plum Organics, the nation's leading organic baby food brand credited with revolutionizing the baby food category with the introduction of the spouted pouch, announces the launch of Baby Bowls: culinary-inspired baby food blends in a spoon-friendly dish.
SAN FRANCISCO: Anaplan, a leading platform provider driving a new age of connected planning, announced that Marilyn Miller has joined the company as its first Chief People Officer (CPO).
BATTLE CREEK, Mich: The Kellogg's Frosted Flakes family just got even gr-r-reater with the release of new Kellogg's Chocolate Frosted Flakes. Hitting shelves nationwide this November, the new cereal recipe was made from scratch to deliver a Kellogg's Frosted Flakes flavor the brand knew U.S. fans would eat-up.
SEOUL, South Korea: BT21 characters, created by global character brand LINE FRIENDS in collaboration with K-Pop Boy Band BTS, are finally unveiled and are already a sensation.
LONG BEACH, Calif: Epson America, Inc., a leading provider of digital imaging solutions, today announced its new Epson Advantage Partner Program, designed to provide channel partners with cost-effective technology solutions coupled with specialized resources to help increase sales and maximize profits.
LAS VEGAS: Diebold Nixdorf (NYSE: DBD), the world leader in enabling connected commerce, is unveiling its latest experience-driven technologies that extend beyond omnichannel offerings to empower a more cohesive, end-to-end ecosystem for financial institutions and retailers.
BURLINGTON, Vt: Ben and Jerry's is excited to introduce its newest Limited Batch flavor, One Sweet World-a delicious blend of coffee caramel ice cream with swirls of marshmallow and salted caramel with chocolaty chunks.
MCHENRY, Ill: Medela LLC, the #1 recommended breast pump brand*, introduced new products, adding to its offering of breast milk feeding accessories, at the ABC Kids Expo in Las Vegas, Nev. The new additions include Breast Milk Storage Bags, Quick Clean Breast Pump and Accessory Sanitizer Spray, and new items for the breast care and breast pump parts categories.
WASHINGTON: For patients with breast cancer, naturopathic medicine can help optimize tolerance to conventional medical treatments and also provide strategies to reinforce the body's natural defenses and recovery systems.
CHERRY HILL, N.J: This month, Subaru of America, Inc. will host its "Subaru Loves Pets" initiative with the help of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) and BARK, the makers of BarkBox.
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla: Michael Todd Beauty LP maker of the Sonicsmooth sonic dermaplaning device reports that it has been sued by Dermaflash maker DD Karma.
ST. PAUL, Minn: Two new studies by pharmacy benefit manager Prime Therapeutics LLC (Prime) show commercially insured members with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) had 3.5 times higher total cost of care than members without RA.
MORRISVILLE, N.C: Magstim, a pioneer in the study and development of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS), has received a contract from the Veterans Administration to help treat Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) in Veterans who have failed to achieve satisfactory improvement from prior antidepressant medication.
DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla: Be Strong, a national, student-led youth empowerment organization dedicated to ending bullying in schools, is leading the charge to assure that no child lives with the isolation and fear of being bullied.
NEW YORK: So, you've got some cash lying around, and you're thinking of investing in property. Where can you score the best deal - and the best return on your investment?
CLEVELAND: Kris Putnam-Walkerly, global philanthropy advisor and President of Putnam Consulting Group, has written a new chapter on "Transformational Giving: Philanthropy as an Investment in Change," in the new business book, "The ImpactAssets Handbook for Investors."
BOSTON: Occasionally there are no adequate words to explain a phenomenon. This "marvel" is a standing-room-only-speaker and coach who can cultivate big-picture thinking while offering talks so personally dynamic, one would swear he is talking only to them.
PISCATAWAY, N.J: Keirin Cut introduces Chinos for the athletic build, a perfect way to celebrate its birthday. Keirin Cut marks the occasion with new Chinos and a nostalgic release of its original dark rinse wash, Izu II.
SAN DIEGO: Sixt Rent-a-Car, the world's premiere affordable luxury car rental service with more than 2,000 locations in over 100 countries, is renowned around the world for its one-of-a-kind "Signature Sixt Experience," meeting the unique needs of each customer with world-class service.
ORLANDO, Fla: Balkan Business Network, Inc., a Central Florida based networking group for people of Serbian, Croatian, and Bosnian origin or ancestry, formally incorporated with the State of Florida. The Balkan Business Network was envisioned by business owners from the former-Yugoslavia, as a way to bring together small business within the Balkan community.
AUSTIN, Texas: "It is over!" This is what more and more adults in our country are saying about their marriages. But it is not the young or newly married who are walking out on matrimony. It is adults aged 55 to 64 in which the divorce rate has doubled since the 1990s, according to the National Center for Family and Marriage Research.
OAKLAND, Calif: Mark Montgomery announced today the upcoming release of his latest book The Quantum Realm: Philly the Photon. The Quantum Realm: Philly the Photon is an inspirational SciFi novella that addresses some of the key elements of Science and Quantum Physics and how it relates to the human experience. It will be released in paperback this December 2017. It is currently available in hardback and eBook.
PHILADELPHIA: Just months after the introduction of Cloud 10 Customized Hair Care for the Millennial consumer, QVC founder and ProfilePro Co-CEO Joe Segel announces the launch of HairRx Advanced Hair Care, dedicated to fulfilling the hair care customization needs and shopping preferences of women ages 30 and up.
WOONSOCKET, R.I: Summer Infant (USA), Inc. ("Summer Infant" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SUMR), a global leader in infant and juvenile products has announced the addition of two new products, the Footsie and the Kicksie to their successful SwaddleMe lineup of wearable sleep products, as well as three new gift sets.
NEW YORK: McGraw-Hill Education, one of the world's largest learning science companies, today announced the appointment of Lloyd "Buzz" Waterhouse as the company's interim president and chief executive officer. He succeeds David Levin who is leaving the company.
MASON, Ohio: A new restaurant with an urban flair is set to open this fall north of Cincinnati in Mason, Ohio.
MENLO PARK, Calif: Companies may be their own worst enemy when it comes to innovation, research suggests. In a new survey by global staffing firm Robert Half, CFOs cited too much bureaucracy (30 percent) and being bogged down by daily tasks and putting out fires (27 percent) as the biggest barriers to innovation.
PORTLAND, Ore: Plastic Machining Company provides plastics that play a pivotal role in mining applications, particularly UHMW (ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene) which provides desirable attributes that contribute a wide range of OEM and custom parts in mining machinery and equipment including guides, belt scrapers, chain wear plates, skirt boards, belt rollers, scrapers and wipers, liners and plates, idlers and pulleys, loaders, conveyor parts, bucket liners, impact pads, beds and bumpers, sprockets, agitators, as well as shoes and tracks.
SAN FRANCISCO: Genesys (www.genesys.com), the global leader in omnichannel customer experience and contact center solutions, is hosting free, 60-minute global webinars on Oct. 25-26 to detail the emerging Artificial Intelligence (AI) trends for customer experience.
OTTAWA: Toronto is expected to boast the fastest-growing metropolitan economy outside of Alberta this year, and is forecast to be a growth leader again in 2018, according to The Conference Board of Canada's Metropolitan Outlook: Autumn 2017. Meanwhile, Hamilton and Ottawa-Gatineau's economies are on track to post solid gains this year.