Australian woman 'who faked cancer for cash' is charged

The 27-year-old is charged with fraud after allegedly gaining A$55,000 in funds for a fake illness.

Afghanistan elections: Running an election in a war-torn country

From security to fraud, what are the challenges of running elections in a country beset by war?

Firms defy pressure over Saudi summit

Goldman Sachs and US Treasury Secretary will not be attending but many firms are still going.

Name checks to begin on bank payments

A recipient's name will be as critical as the account number and sort code when transferring money from July.

Food sales drop as barbecue summer ends

Sales of food saw their steepest drop in three years last month as the summer splurge ended.

Cypriot budget airline Cobalt has suspended operations

The low-cost carrier, which flew to several UK destinations, cancelled all flights from midnight.

John Lewis trials £10,000 experience to lure in shoppers

The department store will give high-spending customers a chance to shop privately at its new outlet.

US shies away from calling China a currency manipulator

The US Treasury held back from blaming Beijing for holding down the value of China's currency.

Trump moves to quit 144-year-old postal treaty

The White House says postal rates set via the 144-year-old pact give China an 'unfair' advantage.

eBay files lawsuit against Amazon over 'seller recruitment'

In a lawsuit, eBay says the retail giant used its internal message system to recruit sellers.

Benefits errors trigger £5,000 refunds for ESA claimants

Errors mean 180,000 people on sickness benefits will now receive backdated payments.

Where are house prices rising the fastest?

Some regions have seen property prices rise by more than 6% in the past year, official figures show.


Wall St. slides on Saudi Arabia, Italy concerns

U.S. stocks fell more than 1 percent on Thursday as the European Commission issued a warning regarding Italy's budget and concerns mounted over the possibility of strained relations between the United States and Saudi Arabia.

Colgate halts Venezuela detergent plant for lack of boxes

U.S. consumer goods maker Colgate-Palmolive Co has halted production at its detergent and dish soap plant in Venezuela because it lacked cardboard boxes to ship products, a union leader said on Thursday.

VW's Porsche expects to repeat record vehicle sales this year

Volkswagen's Porsche brand does not need a stock market listing to fund growth, Chief Executive Oliver Blume said, adding he is confident the maker of the iconic 911 sportscar can repeat last year's record sales in 2018.

Campbell Soup CEO sees no room for concessions to Third Point

Campbell Soup Co interim Chief Executive Keith McLoughlin does not believe that there are any concessions to be made in an ongoing proxy fight with hedge fund Third Point LLC, he told Reuters on Thursday.

Casino confident on disposal plan, third-quarter sales accelerate

French retailer Casino , which is battling investor concern over its high debt, said sales growth accelerated in the third quarter, reflecting an improving performance in France and Brazil and it predicted a similar trend for the fourth quarter.

Senator Warren urges Fed to require removal of Wells Fargo CEO

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren said on Thursday the Federal Reserve should not allow Wells Fargo & Co to grow in size until the bank replaces Chief Executive Officer Tim Sloan.

Third Point video urges retail investors to replace Campbell Soup board

Activist investor Daniel Loeb turned up the heat on Campbell Soup Co on Thursday with a video aimed at persuading retail investors to vote with his hedge fund Third Point LLC to replace the food company's entire board of directors.

Busy as a Jollibee: Asia's fast-food giant expands abroad

Jollibee Foods , a major Asian fast-food operator, hopes to generate half its sales outside its home market of the Philippines within five to seven years, up from 30 percent now, its chief executive told Reuters.

Souring sentiment drags global stocks lower; oil falls

Stocks fell on Thursday while German and U.S. bond prices rose in a move toward safety assets, with traders citing the Sino-U.S. trade war, Italy's budget concerns and a widening gap between the United States and Saudi Arabia.

Michelin cuts market forecasts on EU emissions squeeze, China slowdown

French tire maker Michelin cut its full-year market forecasts on Thursday and said a sales slowdown would worsen in the fourth quarter, blaming weaker Chinese vehicle demand and new emissions standards that have hit European registrations.


TEX Rail trains tested for radar effects

USA: The first of the Flirt trainsets which Stadler is supplying for the...

Ironhorse Resources acquires Arizona short line

USA: Ironhorse Resources has acquired the San Pedro & Southwestern Railroad from ARG...

Bluetooth beacon competition to enhance stations

FRANCE: SNCF’s stations business Gares & Connexions has launched an innovation competition...

UK railway news round-up

An 18-month £140m modernisation of Liverpool Lime Street station has been completed. Platforms...

Rack trains ordered for Tatra Electric Railway

SLOVAKIA: National operator ZSSK has awarded Stadler a contract to supply five 1·5 kV DC electric...

Shift2Rail announces 2018 grants

EUROPE: Shift2Rail is to provide up to €77·3m of co-funding for 19 research and innovation projects...

Go-Ahead wins Norway’s first rail tender

NORWAY: Go-Ahead Norge has been selected as the winner of the Lot 1 Sør passenger train operating...

Aerospace innovation for rolling stock electrical systems

FRANCE: Alstom, IGE+XAO and Safran have agreed to establish a centre of excellence for onboard...

Transtech renamed Škoda Transtech

FINLAND: Škoda Transportation Group's Finnish rolling stock manufacturing business Transtech has...

VIA Rail dining cars to be refurbished

CANADA: National passenger operator VIA Rail has awarded Rail GD a C$16·4m contract to...


Global Drone Technology Market in the Education Sector 2017-2021 | Security Surveillance Segment Dominates the Global Market | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#CollegeEssentials--According to the report by Technavio, the global drone technology market in education sector is expected to grow at a CAGR of almost 15% until 2021.

Test Preparation Market in the US 2017-2021| University Exams Segment Dominates the Global Market| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#HigherEducation--According to the market research report by Technavio, the test preparation market in the US is expected to grow at a CAGR of almost 6% until 2021.

Global Education Apps Market 2018-2022| Higher Education Segment Dominates the Global Market| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#EducationTechnology--According to the market research report released by Technavio, the global education apps market is expected to accelerate at a CAGR of more than 27%

Families Are Paying Nearly Half of College Costs out of Pocket, According to ‘How America Pays for College 2018’

NEWARK, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#HowAmericaPays--FAMILIES ARE PAYING NEARLY HALF OF COLLEGE COSTS OUT OF POCKET, ACCORDING TO ‘HOW AMERICA PAYS FOR COLLEGE 2018’

MyndVR Forms National Research Coalition to Study Virtual Reality and the Aging Mind

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#MyndVR--MyndVR announces the formation of the MyndVR Science Advisory Board and a national research coalition involving universities across the nation.

Gradifi’s Student Loan Employee Benefit Platform Now Available on the ADP Marketplace

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gradifi today announced that its student loan employee benefit platform is now being offered through ADP Marketplace, an online storefront for HR solutions offered by ADP, one of the world’s leading providers of cloud-based human capital management solutions. ADP Marketplace, which is accessible to 600,000 ADP clients, is offering Gradifi’s SLP Plan® (Student Loan Paydown), which allows employers to make a regular contribution to pay down an employee’s student loan debt

IEEE Initiates Global Sharing of the National Electrical Safety Code® (NESC®) Through Translation of the NESC Handbook and eLearning Modules

PISCATAWAY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IEEE, the world's largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, and the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA), today announced the availability of the Spanish language edition of the 2017 NESC Handbook as part of a global initiative to share best electrical safety practices and procedures more broadly around the world. The Spanish language edition of the NESC Handbook displays the Code’s regulatory content in Englis

FPT USA offers USD 20,000 scholarships for IT students

RICHARDSON, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#FPT--FPT, the leading IT service provider, announced US$ 20,000 scholarships for 10 IT students to mark 10 years of operation in the US.

MIT Cybersecurity Summit Features Keynote from John Zangardi, CIO for the Department of Homeland Security and Senior Security Leaders from Akamai and BT

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MIT Cybersecurity Summit Features Keynote from John Zangardi, CIO for the Department of Homeland Security and Senior Security leaders from Akamai and BT

Employee Engagement, Collaborative Budgeting and Practical Forecasting are Top-of-Mind for CFOs and Finance Executives at XLerant User Conference

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#CFO--CFOs & Finance Executives addressed issues of employee engagement, collaborative budgeting & practical forecasting at XLerant BudgetPak conference.

活動管理軟體公司Aventri收購ITN International

康乃狄克州諾沃克--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Leading event management software (EMS) company Aventri has announced the acquisition of ITN International.

活动管理软件公司Aventri收购ITN International

康涅狄格州诺沃克--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(美国商业资讯)--领先的活动管理软件公司Aventri宣布收购近场通信(NFC)、移动和基于云的技术领域的行业领导者ITN International。通过收购ITN,Aventri将扩大其技术和服务供应范围,同时提升其全球影响力和扩展所支持的活动类型。 ITN致力于为活动承办机构提供服务,通过将技术与个性化专业服务相结合来优化各类活动,每年服务于125场活动、1万家参展商和150万名与会者。他们的产品组合包括: 在线注册系统,提供演讲嘉宾管理、议程构建、会议日程安排等功能。 现场服务,包括NFC胸牌、登记站、现场客户资料采集、应用程序、无线射频识别(RFID)扫描等。 数据可视化工具,提供与注册、胸牌发放活动和扫描相关的先进报告和分析。 Aventri首席执行官Oni Chukwu表示:“收购基于云的活动管理解决方案的全球提供商ITN对于Aventri是一次重要的增长机遇。Aventri将大幅扩展其为企业客户提供的任务关键型技术解决方案,而客户需要这些解决方案来执行非凡的、可盈利的全球性活动。我们很高兴ITN才华横溢的创新团队

TEGNA Stations Debut “Mothers Matter” Investigation into Pregnancy-Related Deaths in the U.S.

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Investigate--TEGNA Stations Debut “Mothers Matter” Investigation into Pregnancy-Related Deaths in the U.S.

MSCI Schedules Investor Conference Call to Review Third Quarter 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 third quarter 2018 on Thursday, November 1, 2018. MSCI's senior management will review the third quarter 2018 results on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 11:00 AM Eastern Time. To listen to the live event, visit the events and presentations section of MSCI's Investor Relations homepage

Supply Chain Leaders Identify 16 Steps to “Make Waves” and Advance Women

DES PLAINES, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AWESOME (Achieving Women’s Excellence in Supply Chain Operations, Management and Education), an industry-wide organization for senior-level women in the supply chain field, has a released a 16-point agenda for driving change to advance women’s leadership. According to Heather Sheehan, Executive Director of AWESOME, “Women in supply chain face the challenge of navigating their way to top levels of leadership in an industry traditionally dominated by men. We be

Kristen Lisanti Joins BCW as Chief Culture Officer

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), a leading global communications agency, today announced that Kristen Lisanti has joined the firm as Chief Culture Officer.

Global Automotive Infotainment Systems Market 2018-2022 | Passenger Cars Segment Dominates the Global Market | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#AutomotiveElectronics--According to the research report by Technavio, the global automotive infotainment systems market is expected to post a CAGR of over 14% until 2022.

1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. to Release Results for its Fiscal 2019 First Quarter on Thursday, November 1, 2018

CARLE PLACE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--1-800-FLOWERS.COM (NASDAQ:FLWS), the leading provider of gourmet and floral gifts for all occasions, today announced that the Company will release financial results for its fiscal 2019 first quarter (ended 9/30/18) on Thursday, November 1, 2018. The press release will be issued prior to market opening and will be followed by a conference call with members of senior management at 11:00 a.m. ET. The conference call will be available via webcast from the Investo

Cvent Introduces Event Evolution Model to Help Organizations Benchmark Their Events Program and Embrace Best Practices

TYSONS CORNER, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#cvent--Cvent launched its Event Evolution Model, giving event professionals an easy way to gauge the maturity of their organization’s events program.

2014 Giants of Cancer Care® Inductee James P. Allison, Ph.D., Awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--2014 Giants of Cancer Care® Inductee James P. Allison, Ph.D., Awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine


CBL Properties Closes on Sale of Community Center for $16.5 Million

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CBL Properties (NYSE: CBL) today announced that it closed on the sale of Parkway Plaza, a community center located in Ft. Oglethorpe, GA, for $16.5 million, in cash. The center was purchased by United Properties Corp., a privately held real estate investment group based out of East Meadow, NY. Proceeds from the sale were used to reduce outstanding balances on the Company’s lines of credit. “We are pleased to close on the sale of Parkway Plaza, bringing our t

Global Porcelain Tiles Market 2018-2022 | Introduction of 3-D Geometric Tiles Boosts Growth | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Construction--The global porcelain tiles market research report by Technavio predicts the market to post a CAGR of more than 9% during the period 2018-2022.

Curtain Wall Market in China 2018-2022| Rising Need to Conserve Energy Drives Growth| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Construction--Technavio’s curtain wall market research report forecasts the market in China to grow at a CAGR of around 18% during the forecast period, 2018-2022.

Terrakan.com Announces Launch of New Web Service

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Terrakan.com is a brand new web platform for real estate developers that was just released to the public this month. The trailblazing new service offers property reports that can tell you the development value of any residential or commercial property in the city of Los Angeles. How It Began Prior to now, anyone researching properties and looking for the best potential development opportunity would have to spend a significant amount of time conducting research. Fir

Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Breaks Ground on New $32 Million Ballroom and Outdoor Event Space

ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Orlando's Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress breaks ground on a new, 25,000 sf ballroom that will add 32,000 sf of pre-function and event space.

Provocative Films Tackle Prison Design, Twin Towers Engineering, Creative Process and More at the Architecture & Design Film Festival in NYC Through October 21

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#adfilmfest--Provocative Films Tackle Prison Design, Twin Towers Engineering & More at the Architecture & Design Film Festival in NYC Thru Oct 21

Mission Constructors Kicks Off New Construction Project for The Brookwood Community Main Campus in Brookshire, Texas

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On Friday, September 14, 2018, a Groundbreaking Ceremony was held to kick-off the construction of the new Center for Education and Enterprise Building. The Brookwood Community provides an educational environment that creates meaningful jobs, builds a sense of belonging and awakens real purpose for adults with disabilities. As a nonprofit organization, the Brookwood Community serves over 230 adults with disabilities. There are 112 residential Citizens and 110 day progra

HUD Lean Program Ends Year With $3.6 Billion in Loan Production

COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently released production data for its Lean mortgage insurance program, which finances seniors housing properties, for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2018. Over the course of the fiscal year, the program closed $3.6 billion of loan volume, an increase of 6% compared to 2017. A total of 317 loans were closed, as the program maintains its position as an important source of debt capital for the seniors

Gary Ferguson Joins Class Appraisal to Serve as CTO

DETROIT--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Home Finance Industry technology executive Gary Ferguson Joins Class Appraisal to Serve as CTO.

Londres está sólida na liderança, Nova York cresce rapidamente e Tóquio mantém a 3ª posição na classificação global

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Londres, Nova York e Tóquio foram, novamente, indicadas como as cidades mais amplamente atraentes, nesta ordem, no relatório Global Power City Index (GPCI) 2018, publicado hoje pelo Institute for Urban Strategies da The Mori Memorial Foundation, um instituto de pesquisa criado pela Mori Building, importante empresa de desenvolvimento urbano, em Tóquio. Desde 2008, o relatório GPCI anual avalia e classifica 44 metrópoles de acordo com seu "magnetismo", ou poder global de


Love’s Travel Stops Donates More Than $28 Million to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals in 19-Year History

OKLAHOMA CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Love’s Travel Stops (Love’s) store Employees and Customers raised more than $3.4 million for sick and injured children through its five-week store campaign to raise funds for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMN Hospitals) and promotion of National Coffee Day. Love’s Employees surpassed their $3 million goal and set a company record for the most money raised during the in-store campaign with more than $3.4 million raised. “Each year, our Employees show remar

PUR Donates 20,000 Faucet Filtration Systems to Newark, NJ Community

MARLBOROUGH, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#PURWater--In response to high lead levels, PUR donates near half million dollars in faucet filtration systems and water pitchers to the city of Newark, NJ.

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

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#CSR--Recap of CSR stories on Business Wire

Global Energy Storage Market for Satellites 2017-2021 | Battery Segment Dominates the Global Market | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--According to the research report by Technavio, the global energy storage market for satellites is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 5% until 2021.

Evergy Schedules Conference Call to Discuss 3rd Quarter Results

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Evergy, Inc. (NYSE: EVRG) announced today it will release its 2018 third quarter earnings Wednesday, November 7, 2018, after market close. The company plans to host its quarterly conference call and audio webcast to discuss the results Thursday, November 8, 2018.         Event:       Evergy Q3 2018 Conference Call and Webcast   Date: November 8, 2018   Time: 10 a.m. Eastern (9 a.m. Central)   Location: 1) Phone conference call at (888) 353-7071, conference ID

Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. Common Unitholders Approve Merger with Energy Transfer Equity, L.P.

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (NYSE: ETE) (“ETE”) and Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE: ETP) (“ETP”) announced today that at a special meeting of ETP common unitholders held earlier today, ETP’s common unitholders voted to approve and adopt the Agreement and Plan of Merger dated as of August 1, 2018 (the “Merger Agreement”), pursuant to which ETP will merge with ETE (“the merger”). Approximately 98.2% of the total ETP common units that were voted at the special meeti

Future of Solar O&M in India 2018 - Projected O&M Market Size from 2019-2020 to 2024-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Future of Solar O&M in India 2018" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Solar plants are built to last 20-25 years. After the engineering procurement and construction period is completed, developers need to ensure that the operations and maintenance (O&M) activities are seamless for sustained energy generation over the project lifetime. This report highlights the emerging opportunities in this space and the growing role of new technol

American Water’s 2018 Third Quarter Conference Call Scheduled for November 1, 2018

VOORHEES, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE: AWK) announced today that it intends to release its 2018 third quarter financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Susan Story, president and chief executive officer, Linda Sullivan, executive vice president and chief financial officer, and Walter Lynch, chief operating officer, will host the 2018 third quarter conference call and webcast with investors, analysts and other interested parties

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DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Helium Market By Application (MRI & NMR, Semiconductors & Optic Fibers, Ballooning, Leak Detection & Others), By Type (Gaseous & Liquid), By Distribution (Bulk, Packaged & Onsite), By Region, Competition Forecast & Opportunities, 2013-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Global Helium market is forecast to surpass $ 8.2 billion by 2023. Anticipated growth in the market can be attributed to increasing deman

Emmy Award-Winning Actress Rachel Brosnahan Will Narrate Bloomberg Philanthropies’ New Climate Change Documentary Paris to Pittsburgh

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Award-winning actress and activist Rachel Brosnahan, star of the hit series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, will narrate Bloomberg Philanthropies’ upcoming climate change documentary, Paris to Pittsburgh. The film will premiere on National Geographic, Wednesday, December 12th at 9PM ET/PT and is produced by RadicalMedia in partnership with Bloomberg Philanthropies. Paris to Pittsburgh brings to life the impassioned efforts of individuals who are battling the most severe th

GE and Clarke Energy to Supply Turnkey CHP Plant for Municipal Electricity Utility in Michigan

SEBEWAING, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GE’s Distributed Power business and Clarke Energy today announced that they will provide a turnkey CHP plant to Sebewaing Light & Water.

Global Enhanced Oil Recovery Technologies and Markets Research Report 2018: Steam Flooding, In-Situ Combustion, Chemical Flooding, Hydrocarbon Gas Flooding, Nitrogen Flooding & Carbon Dioxide Flooding...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Enhanced Oil Recovery: Technologies and Global Markets" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The scope of this investigation includes all of the major viable EOR technologies that are currently being implemented in the global oil industry. Besides hydrofracturing, tight sands or tight oil extraction are categorized as Improved Oil Recovery (IOR), of which EOR is a subset, EOR was originally developed as a means to extract additional oil from

Global Desalination Technologies Market Research Report 2018: Annual Estimates & Forecasts 2016-2024 - Multi-Stage Flash, Multi-Effect Distillation, Reverse Osmosis & Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Desalination Technologies - Global Strategic Business Report" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle-East & Africa, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Desalina


ERI’s John Shegerian Calls Anthem’s Record HIPAA Settlement a ‘Warning for the Entire Healthcare Industry’

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In an era of cybercrime and hardware hacks, ERI's John Shegerian has called Anthem's recent HIPAA settlement a 'warning for the entire healthcare industry.'

Emmy Award-Winning Actress Rachel Brosnahan Will Narrate Bloomberg Philanthropies’ New Climate Change Documentary Paris to Pittsburgh

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Award-winning actress and activist Rachel Brosnahan, star of the hit series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, will narrate Bloomberg Philanthropies’ upcoming climate change documentary, Paris to Pittsburgh. The film will premiere on National Geographic, Wednesday, December 12th at 9PM ET/PT and is produced by RadicalMedia in partnership with Bloomberg Philanthropies. Paris to Pittsburgh brings to life the impassioned efforts of individuals who are battling the most severe th

PUR Donates 20,000 Faucet Filtration Systems to Newark, NJ Community

MARLBOROUGH, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#PURWater--In response to high lead levels, PUR donates near half million dollars in faucet filtration systems and water pitchers to the city of Newark, NJ.

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

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#CSR--Recap of CSR stories on Business Wire

DTN fournit des informations météorologiques locales aux exploitants agricoles du monde entier

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DTN, l'un des principaux fournisseurs d'informations météorologiques indépendantes, a ajouté des capacités météorologiques inégalées à sa solution météorologique phare pour l'agriculture, WeatherSentry® Global Agricultural Edition. Les exploitants agricoles du monde entier bénéficieront de ces mises à jour alors qu'ils cherchent à cultiver les terres pour nourrir le monde. Les mises à niveau de DTN sont les capacités Global Precipitation Nowcast (Estimation rapide

DTN Brings Local Weather Insights to Farmers Worldwide

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#DTN--DTN has added unmatched weather capabilities to its premier agriculture weather solution, WeatherSentry® Global Agricultural Edition.

DTN Brengt Lokale Weersinzichten naar Boeren over de hele Wereld.

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DTN, een vooraanstaande aanbieder van onafhankelijke weersinzichten heeft onovertroffen weersmogelijkheden toegevoegd aan hun vooraanstaande weeroplossing voor de landbouw, WeatherSentry® Global Agricultural Edition. Deze updates zullen boeren over de hele wereld helpen bij het groeien van gewassen om de wereld te voeden. Upgrades van DTN bevatten mogelijkheden met betrekking tot Global Precipitation Nowcast, Spray Outlook en Field Outlook, die boeren helpen om bel

Former DEA Agent and Inspiration for Netflix's Narcos Series Announced as Verde Techologies' Newest Advisory Council Member

MINNETONKA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Deterra--FORMER DEA AGENT AND INSPIRATION FOR NETFLIX'S NARCOS SERIES ANNOUNCED AS VERDE TECHOLOGIES' NEWEST ADVISORY COUNCIL MEMBER

DTN traz insights sobre a meteorologia local para agricultores no mundo todo

MINEÁPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A DTN, fornecedora líder independente de insights sobre meteorologia adiciona capacidades incomparáveis de meteorologia para sua solução exclusiva de condições climáticas para o setor agrícola, a WeatherSentry® Global Agricultural Edition. Essas atualizações beneficiarão agricultores de todo o mundo à medida que eles cultivam alimentos para abastecer o mundo. Atualizações da DTN incluem capacidades da Global Precipitation Nowcast, Spray Outlook e Field Outlook, que

DTN ofrece información sobre el clima local a agricultores de todo el mundo

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DTN, un proveedor líder de información meteorológica independiente, ha agregado capacidades climáticas incomparables a su principal solución de clima para la agricultura, WeatherSentry® Global Agricultural Edition. Estas actualizaciones beneficiarán a los agricultores de todo el mundo, ya que buscan cultivar para alimentar al mundo. Las actualizaciones de DTN incluyen las capacidades Globalcast Nowcast, Spray Outlook y Field Outlook, que ayudan a los agricultores a


XPRIZE Foundation Announces New CEO Anousheh Ansari

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and operating incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, announced at their annual Visioneering event today that Anousheh Ansari has been named as chief executive officer. Dr. Peter H. Diamandis will continue in the role of founder and executive chairman. Ansari, a serial tech entrepreneur and astronaut, is an active proponent of world-changing technologies. No stranger to XPRIZE, Ansari, along with her fami

MCR Wins NATO Contract

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MCR, LLC has been awarded a five-year Advisory and Assistance Services (AAS) framework contract by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) to provide a wide spectrum of scientific, engineering, project management, acquisition, and military functional expertise. MCR is a premier provider of integrated program management services to the US government and Allied nations and is continuing to expand in global markets through its European based subsidiary, MCR Glob

IDC Customer Döhler Wins Coveted AmCham Award "Best Food Tech"

SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IDC’s customer Döhler Asia Pacific has won the AmCham FAB Award for its large-format bag-in-box package using The Answer(R) aseptic tap.

Global Aircraft Towbars Market 2019-2023| Increase in the Number of Low-cost Carriers Drives Growth| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--Technavio’s global aircraft towbars market research report forecasts the market to grow at a CAGR of almost 3% during the forecast period, 2019-2023.

Global Continuous Basalt Fiber Market 2019-2023| Growth Analysis and Forecast| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--Technavio’s global continuous basalt fiber market research report forecasts the market to grow at a CAGR of over 11% during 2019-2023.

Global Powder Coating Robots Market 2018-2022| Implementation of One-booth System Drives Growth| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--The global powder coating robots market research report by Technavio predicts the market to post a CAGR of close to 4% during the period 2018-2022.

Global Porcelain Tiles Market 2018-2022 | Introduction of 3-D Geometric Tiles Boosts Growth | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Construction--The global porcelain tiles market research report by Technavio predicts the market to post a CAGR of more than 9% during the period 2018-2022.

Curtain Wall Market in China 2018-2022| Rising Need to Conserve Energy Drives Growth| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Construction--Technavio’s curtain wall market research report forecasts the market in China to grow at a CAGR of around 18% during the forecast period, 2018-2022.

Supply Chain Leaders Identify 16 Steps to “Make Waves” and Advance Women

DES PLAINES, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AWESOME (Achieving Women’s Excellence in Supply Chain Operations, Management and Education), an industry-wide organization for senior-level women in the supply chain field, has a released a 16-point agenda for driving change to advance women’s leadership. According to Heather Sheehan, Executive Director of AWESOME, “Women in supply chain face the challenge of navigating their way to top levels of leadership in an industry traditionally dominated by men. We be

Luna Gourmet Coffee & Tea Company Named to Inc. Magazine’s Prestigious Inc. 5000 List

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#LunaGourmet--Denver-based Luna Gourmet Coffee & Tea Company made its debut on Inc. Magazine’s 37th Annual Inc. 5000 list at number 2,000.


XPRIZE Foundation Announces New CEO Anousheh Ansari

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and operating incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, announced at their annual Visioneering event today that Anousheh Ansari has been named as chief executive officer. Dr. Peter H. Diamandis will continue in the role of founder and executive chairman. Ansari, a serial tech entrepreneur and astronaut, is an active proponent of world-changing technologies. No stranger to XPRIZE, Ansari, along with her fami

MCR Wins NATO Contract

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MCR, LLC has been awarded a five-year Advisory and Assistance Services (AAS) framework contract by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) to provide a wide spectrum of scientific, engineering, project management, acquisition, and military functional expertise. MCR is a premier provider of integrated program management services to the US government and Allied nations and is continuing to expand in global markets through its European based subsidiary, MCR Glob

IDC Customer Döhler Wins Coveted AmCham Award "Best Food Tech"

SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IDC’s customer Döhler Asia Pacific has won the AmCham FAB Award for its large-format bag-in-box package using The Answer(R) aseptic tap.

Global Aircraft Towbars Market 2019-2023| Increase in the Number of Low-cost Carriers Drives Growth| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--Technavio’s global aircraft towbars market research report forecasts the market to grow at a CAGR of almost 3% during the forecast period, 2019-2023.

Global Continuous Basalt Fiber Market 2019-2023| Growth Analysis and Forecast| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--Technavio’s global continuous basalt fiber market research report forecasts the market to grow at a CAGR of over 11% during 2019-2023.

Global Powder Coating Robots Market 2018-2022| Implementation of One-booth System Drives Growth| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--The global powder coating robots market research report by Technavio predicts the market to post a CAGR of close to 4% during the period 2018-2022.

Global Porcelain Tiles Market 2018-2022 | Introduction of 3-D Geometric Tiles Boosts Growth | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Construction--The global porcelain tiles market research report by Technavio predicts the market to post a CAGR of more than 9% during the period 2018-2022.

Curtain Wall Market in China 2018-2022| Rising Need to Conserve Energy Drives Growth| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Construction--Technavio’s curtain wall market research report forecasts the market in China to grow at a CAGR of around 18% during the forecast period, 2018-2022.

Supply Chain Leaders Identify 16 Steps to “Make Waves” and Advance Women

DES PLAINES, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AWESOME (Achieving Women’s Excellence in Supply Chain Operations, Management and Education), an industry-wide organization for senior-level women in the supply chain field, has a released a 16-point agenda for driving change to advance women’s leadership. According to Heather Sheehan, Executive Director of AWESOME, “Women in supply chain face the challenge of navigating their way to top levels of leadership in an industry traditionally dominated by men. We be

Luna Gourmet Coffee & Tea Company Named to Inc. Magazine’s Prestigious Inc. 5000 List

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#LunaGourmet--Denver-based Luna Gourmet Coffee & Tea Company made its debut on Inc. Magazine’s 37th Annual Inc. 5000 list at number 2,000.


XPRIZE Foundation Announces New CEO Anousheh Ansari

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and operating incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, announced at their annual Visioneering event today that Anousheh Ansari has been named as chief executive officer. Dr. Peter H. Diamandis will continue in the role of founder and executive chairman. Ansari, a serial tech entrepreneur and astronaut, is an active proponent of world-changing technologies. No stranger to XPRIZE, Ansari, along with her fami

MCR Wins NATO Contract

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MCR, LLC has been awarded a five-year Advisory and Assistance Services (AAS) framework contract by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) to provide a wide spectrum of scientific, engineering, project management, acquisition, and military functional expertise. MCR is a premier provider of integrated program management services to the US government and Allied nations and is continuing to expand in global markets through its European based subsidiary, MCR Glob

IDC Customer Döhler Wins Coveted AmCham Award "Best Food Tech"

SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IDC’s customer Döhler Asia Pacific has won the AmCham FAB Award for its large-format bag-in-box package using The Answer(R) aseptic tap.

Global Aircraft Towbars Market 2019-2023| Increase in the Number of Low-cost Carriers Drives Growth| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--Technavio’s global aircraft towbars market research report forecasts the market to grow at a CAGR of almost 3% during the forecast period, 2019-2023.

Global Continuous Basalt Fiber Market 2019-2023| Growth Analysis and Forecast| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--Technavio’s global continuous basalt fiber market research report forecasts the market to grow at a CAGR of over 11% during 2019-2023.

Global Powder Coating Robots Market 2018-2022| Implementation of One-booth System Drives Growth| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--The global powder coating robots market research report by Technavio predicts the market to post a CAGR of close to 4% during the period 2018-2022.

Global Porcelain Tiles Market 2018-2022 | Introduction of 3-D Geometric Tiles Boosts Growth | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Construction--The global porcelain tiles market research report by Technavio predicts the market to post a CAGR of more than 9% during the period 2018-2022.

Curtain Wall Market in China 2018-2022| Rising Need to Conserve Energy Drives Growth| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Construction--Technavio’s curtain wall market research report forecasts the market in China to grow at a CAGR of around 18% during the forecast period, 2018-2022.

Supply Chain Leaders Identify 16 Steps to “Make Waves” and Advance Women

DES PLAINES, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AWESOME (Achieving Women’s Excellence in Supply Chain Operations, Management and Education), an industry-wide organization for senior-level women in the supply chain field, has a released a 16-point agenda for driving change to advance women’s leadership. According to Heather Sheehan, Executive Director of AWESOME, “Women in supply chain face the challenge of navigating their way to top levels of leadership in an industry traditionally dominated by men. We be

Luna Gourmet Coffee & Tea Company Named to Inc. Magazine’s Prestigious Inc. 5000 List

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#LunaGourmet--Denver-based Luna Gourmet Coffee & Tea Company made its debut on Inc. Magazine’s 37th Annual Inc. 5000 list at number 2,000.


XPRIZE Foundation Announces New CEO Anousheh Ansari

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and operating incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, announced at their annual Visioneering event today that Anousheh Ansari has been named as chief executive officer. Dr. Peter H. Diamandis will continue in the role of founder and executive chairman. Ansari, a serial tech entrepreneur and astronaut, is an active proponent of world-changing technologies. No stranger to XPRIZE, Ansari, along with her fami

MCR Wins NATO Contract

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MCR, LLC has been awarded a five-year Advisory and Assistance Services (AAS) framework contract by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) to provide a wide spectrum of scientific, engineering, project management, acquisition, and military functional expertise. MCR is a premier provider of integrated program management services to the US government and Allied nations and is continuing to expand in global markets through its European based subsidiary, MCR Glob

IDC Customer Döhler Wins Coveted AmCham Award "Best Food Tech"

SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IDC’s customer Döhler Asia Pacific has won the AmCham FAB Award for its large-format bag-in-box package using The Answer(R) aseptic tap.

Global Aircraft Towbars Market 2019-2023| Increase in the Number of Low-cost Carriers Drives Growth| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--Technavio’s global aircraft towbars market research report forecasts the market to grow at a CAGR of almost 3% during the forecast period, 2019-2023.

Global Continuous Basalt Fiber Market 2019-2023| Growth Analysis and Forecast| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--Technavio’s global continuous basalt fiber market research report forecasts the market to grow at a CAGR of over 11% during 2019-2023.

Global Powder Coating Robots Market 2018-2022| Implementation of One-booth System Drives Growth| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--The global powder coating robots market research report by Technavio predicts the market to post a CAGR of close to 4% during the period 2018-2022.

Global Porcelain Tiles Market 2018-2022 | Introduction of 3-D Geometric Tiles Boosts Growth | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Construction--The global porcelain tiles market research report by Technavio predicts the market to post a CAGR of more than 9% during the period 2018-2022.

Curtain Wall Market in China 2018-2022| Rising Need to Conserve Energy Drives Growth| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Construction--Technavio’s curtain wall market research report forecasts the market in China to grow at a CAGR of around 18% during the forecast period, 2018-2022.

Supply Chain Leaders Identify 16 Steps to “Make Waves” and Advance Women

DES PLAINES, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AWESOME (Achieving Women’s Excellence in Supply Chain Operations, Management and Education), an industry-wide organization for senior-level women in the supply chain field, has a released a 16-point agenda for driving change to advance women’s leadership. According to Heather Sheehan, Executive Director of AWESOME, “Women in supply chain face the challenge of navigating their way to top levels of leadership in an industry traditionally dominated by men. We be

Luna Gourmet Coffee & Tea Company Named to Inc. Magazine’s Prestigious Inc. 5000 List

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#LunaGourmet--Denver-based Luna Gourmet Coffee & Tea Company made its debut on Inc. Magazine’s 37th Annual Inc. 5000 list at number 2,000.


TEGNA Stations Debut “Mothers Matter” Investigation into Pregnancy-Related Deaths in the U.S.

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Investigate--TEGNA Stations Debut “Mothers Matter” Investigation into Pregnancy-Related Deaths in the U.S.

Love’s Travel Stops Donates More Than $28 Million to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals in 19-Year History

OKLAHOMA CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Love’s Travel Stops (Love’s) store Employees and Customers raised more than $3.4 million for sick and injured children through its five-week store campaign to raise funds for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMN Hospitals) and promotion of National Coffee Day. Love’s Employees surpassed their $3 million goal and set a company record for the most money raised during the in-store campaign with more than $3.4 million raised. “Each year, our Employees show remar

ProducePay recauda $14 millones en fondos de la Serie B para ayudar a los agricultores a alimentar al mundo de manera sostenible

LOS ÁNGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ProducePay, la empresa con sede en Los Ángeles que brinda recursos financieros, herramientas tecnológicas e información a los productores de productos frescos, ha obtenido $14 millones (£11 millones) en una ronda de financiación de la Serie B. La financiación fue encabezada por Anterra Capital y contó con la participación de Rabo Frontier Ventures (fondo de inversión estratégica de Rabobank), Coventure, Social Leverage, FJ Labs, Greenhouse Capital, Moonshots Capita

Small Business, Bancroft Capital, Announces Grand Opening and Commitment to Veterans this Veterans Day

PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#banking--Bancroft Capital, LLC, certified service-disabled veteran-owned small business, sets Grand Opening this Veterans Day. Bancroft Capital operates an institutional broker-dealer and investment advisor.

Emmy Award-Winning Actress Rachel Brosnahan Will Narrate Bloomberg Philanthropies’ New Climate Change Documentary Paris to Pittsburgh

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Award-winning actress and activist Rachel Brosnahan, star of the hit series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, will narrate Bloomberg Philanthropies’ upcoming climate change documentary, Paris to Pittsburgh. The film will premiere on National Geographic, Wednesday, December 12th at 9PM ET/PT and is produced by RadicalMedia in partnership with Bloomberg Philanthropies. Paris to Pittsburgh brings to life the impassioned efforts of individuals who are battling the most severe th

Copay Assistance from The Assistance Fund Now Available for Eligible Individuals with Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Lung Disease

ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Assistance Fund announced the launch of the Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Lung Disease Copay Assistance Fund.

JDog Junk Removal & Hauling Syncs Up With Lifetime’s Military Makeover to Rebuild Veterans’ Homes and Lives

MALVERN, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Family--JDog Junk Removal & Hauling to serve as exclusive junk removal partner for the 2019 season of Lifetime’s Military Makeover.

International Women’s Forum Convenes Global Leaders in Miami for 2018 World Leadership Conference

MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The International Women’s Forum (IWF) World Leadership Conference in Miami will bring together nearly 1,000 women experts and visionaries.

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

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#CSR--Recap of CSR stories on Business Wire

ProducePay Raises $14m Series B Funding to Help Farmers Feed the World in a Sustainable Way

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ProducePay, the Los Angeles based company which provides fresh produce farmers with financial resources, tech tools and data insights, has secured $14m (£11m) in a Series B Funding round. The funding was led by Anterra Capital, with participation from Rabo Frontier Ventures (Rabobank strategic investment fund), Coventure, Social Leverage, FJ Labs, Greenhouse Capital, Moonshots Capital and Tribeca Angels. Addressing the lack of proper short-term access to financing


Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd. Announces Third Quarter 2018 Investor Call

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd. (LN:PSH) (LN:PSHD) (NA:PSH) will host its quarterly investor conference call on 14 November 2018 at 16:00 GMT (11:00 EST). During the call, Bill Ackman and the other members of the Pershing Square investment team will provide an update on the portfolio and address questions e‐mailed in advance by investors to ir@persq.com. An audio webcast of the conference call will be available on PSH's website at www.pershingsquareholdings.com. The conf

Navy Federal Announces Change at the Helm

VIENNA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Navy Federal Credit Union names Mary McDuffie as new President/CEO.

A.M. Best Revises Outlooks to Positive for MetLife, Inc.’s Property/Casualty Subsidiaries; Affirms Credit Ratings of MetLife, Inc. and Its Life/Health Subsidiaries

OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A.M. Best has revised the outlooks to positive from stable and affirmed the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings (Long-Term ICRs) of “a+” of MetLife’s Property and Casualty companies, consisting of Metropolitan Property and Casualty Insurance Company and seven fully reinsured subsidiaries, as well as Metropolitan Group Property and Casualty Insurance Company (both domiciled in Warwick, RI) (collectively referred

MCR Wins NATO Contract

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MCR, LLC has been awarded a five-year Advisory and Assistance Services (AAS) framework contract by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) to provide a wide spectrum of scientific, engineering, project management, acquisition, and military functional expertise. MCR is a premier provider of integrated program management services to the US government and Allied nations and is continuing to expand in global markets through its European based subsidiary, MCR Glob

AlphaPoint Technology Inc. Completes Planned Corporate Name Change to LevelBlox, Inc; Company to Begin Trading on OTCQB Under Ticker Symbol: LVBX

SARASOTA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LevelBlox, Inc. (OTCQB:APPO) (OTCQB: LVBX), a leading developer of Software Asset Management applications for the Blockchain, previously disclosed, on September 27, 2018, that it filed a certificate of amendment (the “Amendment”) to the Company’s certificate of incorporation that would have the effect of changing the Company’s name from AlphaPoint Technology, Inc., to LevelBlox, Inc. The effective date of the Amendment for purposes of Delaware law was September

A.M. Best Upgrades Credit Ratings of Insurance Company of the West and Its Subsidiaries

OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A.M. Best has upgraded the Financial Strength Rating to A (Excellent) from A- (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating to “a” from “a-” of Insurance Company of the West and its wholly owned subsidiaries, Explorer Insurance Company and VerTerra Insurance Company (collectively referred to as ICW). The outlook of these Credit Ratings (ratings) has been revised to stable from positive. All companies are headquartered in San Diego, CA. The ratings reflect IC

Kaymera Technologies, weltweit führender Anbieter hochwertiger Mobile Security, erweitert seinen Kundenstamm für Adaptive Mobile Threat Defense-Plattform

HERZELIA, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wie Kaymera Technologies, führender Anbieter von Lösungen zur Abwehr mobiler Bedrohungen, heute bekannt gab, hat BGŻ BNP Paribas die Adaptive Mobile Threat Defense-Plattform von Kaymera zum Schutz von persönlichen und geschäftlichen mobilen Daten ihrer Mitarbeiter und Geschäftspartner gewählt. Laut einer aktuellen Befragung von IT-Sicherheitsexperten zu „Bring Your Own Device“ (BYOD) hat jedes fünfte Unternehmen bereits einen mobilen Sicherheitsverstoß erfahre

WWE® Declares Quarterly Dividend

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WWE (NYSE:WWE) announced that its Board of Directors today declared the Company’s regular quarterly dividend of $0.12 per share for all Class A and B shares of common stock. The record date for the dividend will be December 14, 2018 and the payment date will be December 26, 2018. About WWE WWE, a publicly traded company (NYSE: WWE), is an integrated media organization and recognized leader in global entertainment. The Company consists of a portfolio of business

Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Release Date

DOVER, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: DDE) will report its earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2018 on the morning of Thursday, October 25, 2018. Commentary from the Company’s executive officers relative to the earnings release will be available on the Company’s website Thursday morning beginning at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time. To listen to the commentary, please log on to www.doverdowns.com, select the investor relations tab and select DDE

LEAD PLAINTIFF DEADLINE ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $100,000 In Skechers USA, Inc. To Contact The Firm

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, reminds investors in Skechers USA, Inc. (“Skechers” or the “Company”) (NYSE:SKX) of the November 5, 2018 deadline to seek the role of lead plaintiff in a federal securities class action that has been filed against the Company. If you invested in Skechers stock or options between October 20, 2017 and July 19, 2018 and would like to discuss your legal rights, click here: www.faruqilaw.com/SKX. There is no


Vermont DMV and Agency of Education Win National Award for Online Training Platform

MONTPELIER, Vt.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles and Agency of Education won a Government Experience Award for the Driver Education Certification Service.

Triple Win for Nebraska with Three W³ Awards

LINCOLN, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts recognized three websites hosted by Nebraska.gov with Silver Awards in the 13th Annual W³ Awards.

Serve Kentucky Launches Website Redesign

FRANKFORT, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Serve Kentucky, the State Service Commission, recently launched its redesigned website featuring a modern look and feel.

MEDIA ADVISORY: Media Encouraged to Attend ASLA Annual Meeting in Philadelphia

--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The American Society of Landscape Architects welcomes media coverage of the ASLA 2018 Annual Meeting and EXPO.

Council for Citizens Against Government Waste Endorses Initiative 1634, Prohibiting Local Taxes on Groceries

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Council for Citizens Against Government Waste endorsed Initiative 1634 in Washington State.

CAGW Submits Comments to FCC on Use of Unlicensed Spectrum for Autonomous Vehicles

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Citizens Against Government Waste submitted comments to the Federal Communications Commission, urging them to expand its review of 6 GHz spectrum.

Battelle’s Doubles Havant Lab Space to Accommodate Expansion of Agrochemical Formulation Business

HAVANT, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Battelle has expanded its specialized agrochemical formulation development laboratory in Havant, England. “This expansion allows us to significantly increase our laboratory capacity and demonstrates our commitment to provide independent services to the agrochemical industry in this niche area,” said Mike Janus, Vice President and General Manager of Battelle’s Environment and Infrastructure business. “Battelle is a world leader in the field of agrochemical formu

Fabric Genomics and Genomenon Sign Partnership Agreement to Speed Genomic Interpretation

OAKLAND, Calif. & ANN ARBOR, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fabric Genomics™ and Genomenon® announces partnership with goal of further strengthening clinical genomic interpretation and variant classification.

2014 Giants of Cancer Care® Inductee James P. Allison, Ph.D., Awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--2014 Giants of Cancer Care® Inductee James P. Allison, Ph.D., Awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Commercial Biotechnology Separation Systems Report 2018 - Global Strategic Business Analysis 2016-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Commercial Biotechnology Separation Systems - Global Strategic Business Report" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. This report analyzes the worldwide ma

MyndVR Forms National Research Coalition to Study Virtual Reality and the Aging Mind

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#MyndVR--MyndVR announces the formation of the MyndVR Science Advisory Board and a national research coalition involving universities across the nation.

The National Center for Tumor Diseases (NCT) Heidelberg and Protagen AG Extend Their Collaboration to Investigate the Immuno-Competence of Urothelial Cancer Patients Receiving Immunotherapy

HEIDELBERG & DORTMUND, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Protagen & National Center for Tumor Diseases (NCT) Heidelberg collaborate to investigate immuno-competence of cancer patients.

New Study Finds Gen Z Creates Digital Celebrities Out of Social Influencers

AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#StateofGenZ--A new national study by The Center for Generational Kinetics found that Gen Z creates digital celebrities out of social media influencers.

LifeScan Partners With gA on Road to Independence

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#LifeScan--gA’s role in executing a rapid, cost effective journey to the Cloud for LifeScan will be featured during Oracle OpenWorld 2018

Selexis and Berkeley Lights Collaborate to Accelerate Cell Line Development with the Beacon Optofluidic Platform

GENEVA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Selexis SA and Berkeley Lights, Inc. today announced a collaboration around the acquisition of Berkeley Lights’ Beacon® optofluidic platform. The partners will leverage the technology to accelerate cell line development (CLD) with the Selexis SUREtechnology Platform™. Selexis scientists have extensively evaluated the Beacon technology and will now further incorporate it into the SUREtechnology Platform workflow. Utilizing the Beacon’s optofluidic and single cell analysi

Want to Add a ‘Spring’ to Your Stride? For the First Time, Scientists Have Developed an Unpowered Exoskeleton that Reduces Metabolic Rate While Running

PISCATAWAY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the first time, scientists have developed an unpowered exoskeleton that reduces metabolic rate while running.