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Evolution of Electric Vehicles Transforming the Global Automotive Lubricants Industry, 2021 Report - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 3:01pm

The "Evolution of Electric Vehicles Transforming the Global Automotive Lubricants Industry" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Evolution of Electric Vehicles Transforming the Global Automotive Lubricants Industry" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This report tracks the industry's transformation and seeks to identify future opportunities that exist for lubricant manufacturers.
  • The study analyses the change in the product landscape because of the high growth of electric vehicles (EVs) and variants in the automotive industry.
  • Global Automotive Lubricants Market-2018 Drivers vs. Current Status
    Global Automotive Lubricants Market-2018 Restraints vs. Current Status

BAE Systems Names Its Top Ship Repair Suppliers For 2020

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 4:00pm

BAE Systems celebrated its best suppliers and subcontractors during its first ever Partner2Win Supplier awards for its Ship Repair business.

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  • BAE Systems celebrated its best suppliers and subcontractors during its first ever Partner2Win Supplier awards for its Ship Repair business.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210224005683/en/
    USS Wasp (LHD-1) being docked at BAE Systems' Norfolk Ship Repair.
  • Photo credit: BAE Systems
    In a ceremony held virtually on February 23, BAE Systems Ship Repair recognized 112 suppliers that achieved outstanding results last year in key areas including overcoming COVID-19 challenges, exceeding quality metrics, and achieving the best cost-reward relationships.
  • Our relationship with our suppliers has always been significant and important for the completion of our ship repair work, said Paul Smith, vice president and general manager of BAE Systems Ship Repair.

Frida Mom Puts Mom Before Milk With New Breast Care Line

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 3:00pm

Frida, the parent company behind Frida Baby and Frida Mom, announced today the launch of Frida Mom Breast Care a comprehensive line of products curated and designed to improve the postpartum breast care experience for women.

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  • Frida, the parent company behind Frida Baby and Frida Mom, announced today the launch of Frida Mom Breast Care a comprehensive line of products curated and designed to improve the postpartum breast care experience for women.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210224005682/en/
    FRIDA MOM PUTS MOM BEFORE MILK WITH NEW BREAST CARE LINE (Photo: Business Wire)
    Producing milk, despite societys portrayal otherwise, has the potential to be a traumatic and uncomfortable introduction to new motherhood during an already delicate time in a womans life.
  • The complete Frida Mom Breast Care portfolio addresses several physical discomforts of breastfeeding - and aims to prepare and educate women for the reality of what their body will go through.
  • Breast Care Self Care Kit when you want to give the baby shower gift you know shell really appreciate.

Patients with Complex Chronic Illnesses Can Now Receive More Affordable Medications and New Pharmacy Services With No Added Costs

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 3:30pm

Over the last four months, Sentara Healthcare patients with complex, chronic conditions have benefitted from access to specialized pharmacy services to help lower costs, expand treatment options, enhance medication management, and improve their overall health.

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  • Over the last four months, Sentara Healthcare patients with complex, chronic conditions have benefitted from access to specialized pharmacy services to help lower costs, expand treatment options, enhance medication management, and improve their overall health.
  • The partnership between Sentara Healthcare and Shields has augmented Propriums services and supports continued expansion.
  • Shields provides specialty pharmacy liaisons to offer enhanced support for patients in 10 Sentara clinics with plans to expand in the future.
  • The expanded patient support services combined with newly available drugs gives patients more treatment options at Sentara Healthcare.

AIG Retirement Services Study Finds Strong Awareness but Minimal Understanding of Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 3:00pm

AIG Retirement Services, a leading retirement plan provider for tax-exempt and public sector employers, today announced the results of a new study looking at how nonprofit and public service employees think about student loan debt, student loan forgiveness and the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program.

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  • AIG Retirement Services, a leading retirement plan provider for tax-exempt and public sector employers, today announced the results of a new study looking at how nonprofit and public service employees think about student loan debt, student loan forgiveness and the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program.
  • While 90% of public service employees with college debt indicate awareness of the program, 70% exhibit only a minimal understanding of its rules and requirements.
  • With these concerns as the backdrop, public service employees see the PSLF program as a lifeline critical to their financial wellbeing.
  • Only 12% of public sector employees who are carrying student loan debt receive information from their employer about the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program.

New Study Finds Zio by iRhythm 10x More Effective in Proactively Identifying Atrial Fibrillation and Increasing Detection

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 4:00pm

The transatlantic clinical trial found that Zio by iRhythm , an ambulatory cardiac monitoring solution, led to a tenfold increase in the detection of atrial fibrillation (AF) versus patients receiving standard clinical care.

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  • The transatlantic clinical trial found that Zio by iRhythm , an ambulatory cardiac monitoring solution, led to a tenfold increase in the detection of atrial fibrillation (AF) versus patients receiving standard clinical care.
  • The study results lend support for Zio as a screening tool for early detection of AF.
  • SCREEN-AF was an investigator-initiated and investigator-led academic clinical trial that evaluated home-based atrial fibrillation screening in older primary care patients with hypertension.
  • 2iberg L, Rosenqvist M, Lindgren A, Ternt A, Norrving B, Asplund K. High prevalence of atrial fibrillation among patients with ischemic stroke.

The Law Offices of Frank R. Cruz Announces the Filing of a Securities Class Action on Behalf of Immunovant, Inc. f/k/a Health Sciences Acquisitions Corporation (IMVT) Investors

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 4:00pm

Immunovant investors have until April 20, 2021 to file a lead plaintiff motion.

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  • Immunovant investors have until April 20, 2021 to file a lead plaintiff motion.
  • If you are a shareholder who suffered a loss, click here to participate.
  • On September 29, 2019, HSAC entered into an agreement with Immunovant Sciences Ltd. (Legacy Immunovant) to effect a merger between the two entities (the Merger).
  • The Company has also completed initiation of Phase II clinical trials of IMVT-1401 for the treatment of warm autoimmune hemolytic anemia (WAIHA).

St. Charles School Doubles Fundraising Goal with Help From Sweet! By Blue Sky

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 3:00pm

Blue Sky Collaborative , a leading provider of online peer to peer fundraising software platforms, today announced that the St. Charles School in San Carlos, CA raised $200,000 from its Annual Walk-a-Thon in December 2020, more than doubling its fundraising goal with the help of Sweet!

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  • Blue Sky Collaborative , a leading provider of online peer to peer fundraising software platforms, today announced that the St. Charles School in San Carlos, CA raised $200,000 from its Annual Walk-a-Thon in December 2020, more than doubling its fundraising goal with the help of Sweet!
  • by Blue Sky makes event peer to peer fundraising effortless.
  • To learn more about Blue Sky Collaborative and its online peer to peer fundraising platforms, visit https://blueskycollaborative.com/ .
  • Blue Sky Collaborative offers clients easy-to-use peer to peer fundraising sites that are designed and branded their way and grow their fundraising while keeping costs low and transparent.

Justices Overturn Ruling That Would Have Closed Five San Diego County High Schools

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 3:30pm

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    In 2019, a San Diego Superior Court ruled that three Learn4Life high schools located within the boundaries of Grossmont Unified School District (GUSD) and two schools operating within the San Diego Unified School District (SDUSD) must close because of a discrepancy over geographical boundaries.
  • Learn4Life schools have been operating in compliance with the California Charter Schools Act and providing a quality education for hundreds of students.
  • This lawsuit by GUHSD and SDUSD did not put students first, said Lindsay Reese, San Diego area superintendent of Learn4Life schools.
  • The local districts couldnt serve this population of Iraqis who fled to San Diego County to avoid religious persecution.

CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center Appoints Rohit Varma, MD, MPH, as Chief Medical Officer

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 7:08pm

CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center (CHA HPMC), a member of CHA Health Systems, a global network providing a full spectrum of dynamic healthcare services, announced the appointment of Rohit Varma, MD, MPH, as the chief medical officer.

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  • CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center (CHA HPMC), a member of CHA Health Systems, a global network providing a full spectrum of dynamic healthcare services, announced the appointment of Rohit Varma, MD, MPH, as the chief medical officer.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210224005178/en/
    Dr. Rohit Varma is a World-Renowned Physician Scientist and Brings Unparalleled Experience to his Newest Role with CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    I am delighted to welcome Rohit as our chief medical officer at this key juncture of our clinical progress and $400 million campus expansion, said Marcel Loh, chief executive officer.
  • CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center (CHA HPMC) is a nationally recognized acute care facility that has cared for Hollywood and its surrounding communities since 1924.

78% Lack Confidence in Their Company’s Cybersecurity Posture, Prompting 91% to Increase 2021 Budgets

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 3:30pm

At a top level, the survey found that 78% lack confidence in their companys IT security posture and believe improvements are needed.

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  • At a top level, the survey found that 78% lack confidence in their companys IT security posture and believe improvements are needed.
  • Respondents expressed the least confidence in their organizations security roadmap (32%), security-related technology and tools (30%), and internal teams and skill sets (27%).
  • They reported the highest level of trust in their companys data management strategy, but even then, less than half (45%) voiced confidence in this aspect of security operations.
  • Cybersecurity is being integrated into multiple aspects of the business, indicating rising recognition of the risk that a cyberattack poses to company operations.

QS Shareholder Alert: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds QuantumScape Corporation Investors With Losses Exceeding $100K of Class Action and Encourages Shareholders to Contact the Firm

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 4:00pm

Such investors are encouraged to join this case by visiting the firms site: www.bgandg.com/qs .

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  • Such investors are encouraged to join this case by visiting the firms site: www.bgandg.com/qs .
  • This class action seeks to recover damages against Defendants for alleged violations of the federal securities laws under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
  • If you wish to review a copy of the Complaint you can visit the firms site: www.bgandg.com/qs or you may contact Peretz Bronstein, Esq.
  • or his Investor Relations Analyst, Yael Hurwitz of Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC at 212-697-6484.

SMART Modular Launches DDR5 Module Family

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 4:00pm

SMART Modular Technologies , a subsidiary of SMART Global Holdings , Inc., (NASDAQ: SGH), announces the launch of its DDR5 module family of products, supporting the industrys transition to the new higher-performing, more efficient memory technology.

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  • SMART Modular Technologies , a subsidiary of SMART Global Holdings , Inc., (NASDAQ: SGH), announces the launch of its DDR5 module family of products, supporting the industrys transition to the new higher-performing, more efficient memory technology.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210224005148/en/
    This DDR5 RDIMM is just one of the many new DDR5 family of RDIMM, SODIMM and UDIMM memory modules offered by SMART Modular Technologies.
  • SMART Modulars initial DDR5 module product family includes RDIMMs, UDIMMs and SODIMMs in densities ranging from 16GB to 64GB.
  • SMART Modular is an active participant in JEDEC and supports the DDR5 module specification development process .

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Paves Way For Mass Deployment of Open RAN in 5G Networks with Industry-First Open RAN Solution Stack

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 4:00pm

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) today announced the HPE Open RAN Solution Stack to enable the commercial deployment of Open RAN at scale in global 5G networks.

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  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) today announced the HPE Open RAN Solution Stack to enable the commercial deployment of Open RAN at scale in global 5G networks.
  • The HPE Open RAN Solution Stack includes HPEs orchestration and automation software, RAN specific infrastructure blueprints and telco optimized infrastructure.
  • The HPE Open RAN Solution Stack follows in the footsteps of the HPE 5G Core Stack that was unveiled in March last year .
  • With the introduction of the HPE Open RAN Solution Stack, telcos can prepare for the commercial adoption of Open RAN at scale.

SWI Shareholder Alert: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds SolarWinds Corporation Shareholders of Class Action and Encourages Shareholders to Contact the Firm

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 4:00pm

This class action seeks to recover damages against Defendants for alleged violations of the federal securities laws under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

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  • This class action seeks to recover damages against Defendants for alleged violations of the federal securities laws under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
  • If you wish to review a copy of the Complaint you can visit the firms site: www.bgandg.com/swi or you may contact Peretz Bronstein, Esq.
  • or his Investor Relations Analyst, Yael Hurwitz of Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC at 212-697-6484.
  • If you suffered a loss in SolarWinds you have until March 5, 2021 to request that the Court appoint you as lead plaintiff.

Healthcare is failing its own diversity test, Leverage Network finds

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 3:39pm

Her organization conducted the research in conjunction with the Health Equity Leadership Pipeline Collaborative at the University of Michigan School of Public Health and the legal and consulting firm McGuireWoods.

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  • Her organization conducted the research in conjunction with the Health Equity Leadership Pipeline Collaborative at the University of Michigan School of Public Health and the legal and consulting firm McGuireWoods.
  • The study looked at 623 board members at 41 of the largest healthcare organizations in the country across the provider, payer, pharmaceutical and biotech markets from 2016 to 2018.
  • The team found that the average board was 87% white and just 13% people of color.
  • The Leverage Network isnt just studying this issue.

Solano Hematology Oncology Adopts Deep Lens’ VIPER™ to Improve Patient Access to Clinical Trials

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 3:05pm

Solano Hematology Oncology and Deep Lens today announced a strategic collaboration designed to more effectively identify, screen and match patients to precision-based clinical oncology trials using VIPER, Deep Lens artificial intelligence-based screening and enrollment platform.

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  • Solano Hematology Oncology and Deep Lens today announced a strategic collaboration designed to more effectively identify, screen and match patients to precision-based clinical oncology trials using VIPER, Deep Lens artificial intelligence-based screening and enrollment platform.
  • VIPER will be utilized by oncology care teams at Solano Hematology Oncology in Vallejo and the Cancer Treatment Center of Vacaville.
  • It is estimated that more than 15,000 oncology clinical trials are actively recruiting patients; however, patient participation in these trials is often as low as three percent.
  • Deep Lens is a software company focused on a groundbreaking approach to faster recruitment of the best-suited cancer patients to clinical trials.

BioLife Plasma Services Announces Expansion of Plasma Donation Centers Into California

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 4:00pm

This is the first BioLife center to open in California, with the next centers opening in Rialto, Corona and Riverside.

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  • This is the first BioLife center to open in California, with the next centers opening in Rialto, Corona and Riverside.
  • The Southern California centers, led by the opening in Moreno Valley, join a growing network of more than 140 state-of-the-art plasma donation centers in the U.S., recognized for their world-class donation safety standards.
  • To learn more about BioLife Plasma Services, the donation process, and to schedule an appointment, please visit the BioLife website .
  • BioLife Plasma Services is an industry leader in the collection of high-quality plasma that is processed into life-saving plasma-based therapies.

BLUE Shareholder Alert: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds bluebird bio, Inc. Investors of Class Action and Encourages Shareholders to Contact the Firm

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 4:00pm

Such investors are encouraged to join this case by visiting the firms site: www.bgandg.com/blue .

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  • Such investors are encouraged to join this case by visiting the firms site: www.bgandg.com/blue .
  • This class action seeks to recover damages against Defendants for alleged violations of the federal securities laws under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
  • If you wish to review a copy of the Complaint you can visit the firms site: www.bgandg.com/blue or you may contact Peretz Bronstein, Esq.
  • or his Investor Relations Analyst, Yael Hurwitz of Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC at 212-697-6484.

Experience Matters: Miami Virtual Program, Arizona Now Accepting Enrollments for 2021-2022 School Year

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 3:30pm

MVPAZ is tuition-free to all students who reside in Arizona, staffed by state-licensed teachers, and is a state-authorized online public-school program authorized by Miami, Arizona Unified School District.

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  • MVPAZ is tuition-free to all students who reside in Arizona, staffed by state-licensed teachers, and is a state-authorized online public-school program authorized by Miami, Arizona Unified School District.
  • MVPAZ is now accepting enrollments for the 2021-2022 school year.
  • Miami Virtual Program, Arizona (MVPAZ) is an online public-school program of the Miami, AZ Unified School District that serves students in grades K-10.
  • MVPAZs individualized approach gives Arizona students the chance to learn in the ways that are right for them.

Russia Transformative Economic and Demographic Trends Report 2021: Russia Experienced Weak GDP Growth in 2019 - Forecast to 2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:54pm

The "Transformative Economic and Demographic Trends in Russia, 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Transformative Economic and Demographic Trends in Russia, 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Russia experienced weak GDP growth in 2019.
  • The report also puts into perspective the long-term impact of COVID-19 on the national and regional economic growth outlook.
  • This report defines the context of these opportunities and offers pointers on how they could be leveraged to drive growth.

Perma-Pipe International Holdings Announces Contract Award in Excess of $5.0 Million

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:51pm

The project will begin execution in Perma-Pipes Fujairah facility in the United Arab Emirates in Q1 2021.

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  • The project will begin execution in Perma-Pipes Fujairah facility in the United Arab Emirates in Q1 2021.
  • The contract value is in excess of $5.0 million.
  • This new award demonstrates the trust Saipem places in Perma-Pipe and reinforces our working relationship.
  • Perma-Pipe International Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: PPIH) is a global leader in pre-insulated piping and leak detection systems for oil and gas gathering, district heating and cooling, and other applications.

New Fifth Third Momentum® Banking Offers Checking with No Monthly Fees and a Simple Digital Account Opening Experience

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:50pm

Some of the key features include a checking account with no monthly fees and fraud protection options.

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  • Some of the key features include a checking account with no monthly fees and fraud protection options.
  • Fifth Third Momentum Banking offers a simple digital account opening experience: Customers can open accounts online by scanning their drivers license and entering six pieces of personal information, or they can open them by phone or in a branch.
  • Fifth Third Momentum Banking uses the Banks award-winning mobile app, offers full services at Fifth Third Banks financial centers, and fee-free access to more than 50,000 ATMs across the country.
  • Fifth Third Momentum Banking allows us to not offer banking solutions, but to better present banking as a service, Butera said.

Global Copper, Nickel, Lead, and Zinc Market Report 2021: Long-term Forecast to 2025 & 2030 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:47pm

The "Copper, Nickel, Lead, and Zinc Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Copper, Nickel, Lead, and Zinc Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Copper, Nickel, Lead, And Zinc Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030 provides the strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information they need to assess the global copper, nickel, lead, and zinc mining market as it emerges from the COVID-19 shut down.
  • The copper, nickel, lead and zinc market consists of sales of copper, nickel, lead and zinc ores and concentrates by entities (organizations, sole traders and partnerships) that mine copper, nickel, lead and zinc ores.
  • The copper, nickel, lead and zinc market is segmented into copper; nickel; lead and zinc.

JetBlue Technology Ventures’ Portfolio Company Joby Aviation to List on NYSE Through Merger with Reinvent Technology Partners

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:47pm

JetBlue Technology Ventures (JTV), the corporate venture capital subsidiary of JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ:JBLU), today congratulates its portfolio company Joby Aviation (Joby) on the announcement of its merger with special purpose acquisition company Reinvent Technology Partners (Reinvent).

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  • JetBlue Technology Ventures (JTV), the corporate venture capital subsidiary of JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ:JBLU), today congratulates its portfolio company Joby Aviation (Joby) on the announcement of its merger with special purpose acquisition company Reinvent Technology Partners (Reinvent).
  • At JetBlue Technology Ventures, we are excited about the transformative potential of eVTOLs and have always believed that Joby Aviation is the most advanced company in this emerging sector.
  • As with all of our investments, JetBlue Technology Ventures goal is to better position JetBlue with startup-led innovation that could radically change the travel industry.
  • Founded in 2016, JetBlue Technology Ventures is a wholly-owned subsidiary of JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) and is located in Silicon Valley, California.

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Appoints Andy Barberis Senior Vice President, Claims

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:47pm

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) today announced that Andy Barberis has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Claims.

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  • Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) today announced that Andy Barberis has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Claims.
  • Andy will be working with the BHSI claims leadership team across the globe on the most catastrophic and complex casualty and healthcare claims.
  • Andy is a well-known and well-respected industry veteran and his exceptional technical expertise will be of great benefit to our customers.
  • Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance ( www.bhspecialty.com ) provides commercial property, casualty, healthcare professional liability, executive and professional lines, transactional liability, surety, marine, travel, programs, accident and health, medical stop loss, homeowners, and multinational insurance.

Eaton Increases Quarterly Dividend by 4 Percent

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:46pm

The Board of Directors of power management company Eaton (NYSE:ETN) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.76 per ordinary share, an increase of 4 percent over its last quarterly dividend.

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  • The Board of Directors of power management company Eaton (NYSE:ETN) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.76 per ordinary share, an increase of 4 percent over its last quarterly dividend.
  • The dividend is payable March 30 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 16.
  • Eaton has paid dividends on its shares every year since 1923.
  • Eatons mission is to improve the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services.

Global Cookie, Cracker, Pasta, and Tortilla Market Report 2021 Featuring Major Multinationals - Mondelez International; Kellogg Co; Campbell Soup Co.; Gruma SAB de CV and Tyson Foods - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:43pm

The Cookie, Cracker, Pasta, And Tortilla market global report answers all these questions and many more.

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  • The Cookie, Cracker, Pasta, And Tortilla market global report answers all these questions and many more.
  • Major companies in the cookie, cracker, pasta, and tortilla products market include Mondelez International; Kellogg Co; Campbell Soup Co.; Gruma SAB de CV and Tyson Foods.
  • The cookie, cracker, pasta, and tortilla products market consists of sales of cookie, cracker, pasta, and tortilla products by entities (organizations, sole traders and partnerships) that produce cookie, cracker, pasta, and tortilla products.
  • Western Europe was the second largest region accounting for 26% of the global cookie, cracker, pasta, and tortilla market.

Assured Guaranty Ltd. Raises Quarterly Dividend by 10% to $0.22 per Common Share

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:43pm

Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.22 per common share, an increase of 10% from the quarterly dividend of $0.20 per common share that was declared on November 2, 2020.

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  • Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.22 per common share, an increase of 10% from the quarterly dividend of $0.20 per common share that was declared on November 2, 2020.
  • The dividend is payable on March 24, 2021 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 10, 2021.
  • Through its subsidiaries, Assured Guaranty provides credit enhancement products to the U.S. and international public finance, infrastructure and structured finance markets and also provides asset management services.
  • More information on Assured Guaranty Ltd. and its subsidiaries can be found at AssuredGuaranty.com .

2020/2021 U.S. Cannes Young Lions Winners Announced

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:40pm

National CineMedia (NCM) , the U.S. representative to the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, is proud to present the winning teams of the 2020/2021 U.S. Young Lions competitions.

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  • National CineMedia (NCM) , the U.S. representative to the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, is proud to present the winning teams of the 2020/2021 U.S. Young Lions competitions.
  • 2020/2021 U.S. Cannes Young Lions 2nd and 3rd Place Teams:
    Each of the winning teams will compete (virtually or in-person) as Team USA in the global Young Lions competition at the 67th Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity , the worlds leading celebration of creativity in communications, taking place from June 21-25, 2021.
  • Winners of the Cannes global competitions will receive free registration and accommodations to attend the following years Cannes Lions Festival.
  • Due to the cancellation of the 2020 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, the winners from the 2020 U.S. Young Lions Competition are eligible to compete either virtually or in-person at the 2021 Festival.

Facedrive Selected For 2021 TSX Venture Top 50 List

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:39pm

Facedrive Inc. (Facedrive) (TSXV:FD), (OTC:FDVRF), a Canadian people-and-planet first tech ecosystem, is pleased to announce that the Toronto Venture Stock Exchange (TSX Venture Exchange) has recognized Facedrive as a 2021 Top 50 Company, and a Top 10 Company in the Technology sector.

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  • Facedrive Inc. (Facedrive) (TSXV:FD), (OTC:FDVRF), a Canadian people-and-planet first tech ecosystem, is pleased to announce that the Toronto Venture Stock Exchange (TSX Venture Exchange) has recognized Facedrive as a 2021 Top 50 Company, and a Top 10 Company in the Technology sector.
  • The 2021 TSX Venture 50 is a ranking of top performers and the strongest companies on TSX Venture Exchange over the last year selected based on three equally weighted criteria: by share price appreciation, trading volume amount and market capitalization growth.
  • We are honored to be recognized as a 2021 Top 50 company within the TSX Venture Exchange.
  • The Facedrive Verticals include its rideshare business (Facedrive Rideshare), sustainable e-commerce platform (Facedrive Marketplace), food-delivery service (Facedrive Foods), e-social platform (Facedrive Social) and its contact-tracing and sustainable health services business (Facedrive Health).

SHAREHOLDER ACTION REMINDER: The Schall Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Ebix, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:36pm

Investors who purchased the Company's securities between November 9, 2020 and February 19, 2021, inclusive (the ''Class Period''), are encouraged to contact the firm before April 26, 2021.

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  • Investors who purchased the Company's securities between November 9, 2020 and February 19, 2021, inclusive (the ''Class Period''), are encouraged to contact the firm before April 26, 2021.
  • We also encourage you to contact Brian Schall of the Schall Law Firm, 2049 Century Park East, Suite 2460, Los Angeles, CA 90067, at 310-301-3335, to discuss your rights free of charge.
  • The Schall Law Firm represents investors around the world and specializes in securities class action lawsuits and shareholder rights litigation.
  • This press release may be considered Attorney Advertising in some jurisdictions under the applicable law and rules of ethics.

Global Breastfeeding Accessories Market (2021 to 2028) - Share, Size, Trends and Industry Analysis - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:31pm

5.7.1. Global Breastfeeding Accessories Market, by Breastmilk Preparation & Cleaning Products, by Region, 2016-2028 (USD Million)

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5.7.1. Global Breastfeeding Accessories Market, by Breastmilk Preparation & Cleaning Products, by Region, 2016-2028 (USD Million)
5.8.1. Global Breastfeeding Accessories Market, by Breastmilk Storage & Feeding, by Region, 2016-2028 (USD Million)

Blue Canyon Technologies to Develop Six Additional DARPA Blackjack Satellites

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:26pm

Leading small satellite manufacturer and mission services provider Blue Canyon Technologies LLC (BCT or Blue Canyon), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Raytheon Technologies (NYSE: RTX), today announced it will develop an additional six satellites for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agencys Blackjack program under a Phase 3 contract.

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  • Leading small satellite manufacturer and mission services provider Blue Canyon Technologies LLC (BCT or Blue Canyon), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Raytheon Technologies (NYSE: RTX), today announced it will develop an additional six satellites for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agencys Blackjack program under a Phase 3 contract.
  • Designed specifically for LEO missions, BCT will use the final design of its multi-mission X-SAT bus to begin procurement for the additional six satellites.
  • To support DARPAs demonstration schedule, the company will deliver the additional six satellites by the close of 2022.
  • For the latest news on Blue Canyon Technologies and for other company information, please visit www.bluecanyontech.com .

Worldwide Residential Cooker Hoods Industry to 2024 - Key Drivers, Challenges and Trends - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:25pm

The residential cooker hoods market is poised to grow by $598.20 million during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 3% during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The residential cooker hoods market is poised to grow by $598.20 million during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 3% during the forecast period.
  • The reports on residential cooker hoods market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The residential cooker hoods market analysis includes the technology segment, product segment, and geographical landscapes.
  • This study identifies the growing demand for premium and innovative cooker hoods as one of the prime reasons driving the residential cooker hoods market growth during the next few years.

Global Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhauling Services Market Report 2021: Long-term Forecast to 2025 & 2030 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:24pm

The "Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhauling Services Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhauling Services Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhauling Services Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030 provides the strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information they need to assess the global aircraft maintenance, repair and overhauling services market as it emerges from the COVID-19 shut down.
  • The aircraft maintenance, repair and overhauling services market consists of sales of aircraft maintenance, repair and overhauling (MRO) services and related goods by entities (organizations, sole traders or partnerships) that maintain, repair and overhaul commercial aircraft including helicopters, gliders, drones, aircraft turbines, aircraft engines and rocket engines.
  • The aircraft maintenance, repair and overhauling services market is segmented into commercial aircrafts MRO services; commercial helicopters MRO services; commercial gliders and drones MRO services; aircraft turbines MRO services; aircraft engines MRO services and rocket engines MRO services.

Global Armored Vehicles Automatic Fire Extinguishing Systems Market (2021 to 2025) - Featuring General Dynamics, Marotta Controls and N2 Towers Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:23pm

The "Global Armored Vehicles Automatic Fire Extinguishing Systems (AFES) Market 2021-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Global Armored Vehicles Automatic Fire Extinguishing Systems (AFES) Market 2021-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The report on armored vehicles automatic fire extinguishing systems (AFES) market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The armored vehicles automatic fire extinguishing systems (AFES) market analysis includes platform segment and geographical landscapes.
  • This study identifies the rising development of military armored vehicles as one of the prime reasons driving the armored vehicles automatic fire extinguishing systems (AFES) market growth during the next few years.

EpiEndo Pharmaceuticals Appoints Maria Bech as New Chief Executive Officer to Support Move into Clinical Development

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:23pm

The Board of EpiEndo Pharmaceuticals is pleased to announce the appointment of Maria Bech, MSc as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Company, effective immediately.

Key Points: 
  • The Board of EpiEndo Pharmaceuticals is pleased to announce the appointment of Maria Bech, MSc as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Company, effective immediately.
  • Prof Clive Page OBE, Chairman of the Board of EpiEndo Pharma welcomed the appointment: I am delighted to welcome Maria into this new role as CEO.
  • Im honoured to be leading the advancement of the companys innovative drug science into this next phase of clinical development.
  • Ms Bech who transitions into the role, had previously been engaged to supervise the EpiEndos clinical development strategy and preparation of the Companys first in man study.

Titan Medical Announces Closing of US $23M Bought Deal Offering Including Full Exercise of Over-Allotment Option

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:22pm

Each Warrant is exercisable to acquire one Common Share at an exercise price of US $3.00 per share until February 24, 2023.

Key Points: 
  • Each Warrant is exercisable to acquire one Common Share at an exercise price of US $3.00 per share until February 24, 2023.
  • The net proceeds of the Offering will be used to fund the development of the Companys robotic surgical technologies and for general working capital.
  • Titan Medical Inc., a medical device company headquartered in Toronto, is focused on developing robotic assisted technologies for application in single access surgery.
  • The Enos system, by Titan Medical, is being developed with dual 3D and 2D high-definition vision systems, multi-articulating instruments, and an ergonomic surgeon workstation.

Worldwide Composable Infrastructure Industry to 2026 - Significantly High Scalability of Composable Infrastructure is Driving Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:19pm

In May 2020, DriveScale Inc., a provider of the bare metal cloud infrastructure solutions, announced its support for Western Digital's OpenFlex composable architecture.

Key Points: 
  • In May 2020, DriveScale Inc., a provider of the bare metal cloud infrastructure solutions, announced its support for Western Digital's OpenFlex composable architecture.
  • The primary driver for the growth of the North America geographic segment is the significant presence of technology providers.
  • In February 2020, Fungible Inc, a US infrastructure systems startup, is developing front-end every system resource with its composable microprocessors.
  • Additionally, the growth of the market is also attributable to the increasing use of virtualization across various industry verticals.

Outlook on the Commercial Kettles and Braising Pans Global Market to 2024 - Growing Preference Toward Energy-efficient Models of Foodservice Equipment is Driving the Industry - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:19pm

The "Global Commercial Kettles and Braising Pans Market 2020-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Global Commercial Kettles and Braising Pans Market 2020-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The reports on commercial kettles and braising pans market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The commercial kettles and braising pans market analysis includes product segment and geographical landscapes.
  • This study identifies the versatility offered by commercial braising pans as one of the prime reasons driving the commercial kettles and braising pans market growth during the next few years.

Global Cards & Payments Market Report 2021: Critical information to Assess the Market as the World Emerges from the COVID-19 Shut Down - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:18pm

The "Cards & Payments Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Cards & Payments Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Cards & Payments Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030 provides the strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information they need to assess the global cards & payments market as it emerges from the COVID-19 shut down.
  • Major companies in the cards and payments market include American Express Company; Visa; Bank of America; PayPal and Mastercard.
  • Asia Pacific was the largest region in the global cards & payments market, accounting for 33% of the market in 2020.

KA Imaging to Present Poster on Unprecedented Lateral Dual-Energy X-ray Views at ECR 2021

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:17pm

Quoting directly from the poster, The DE lateral image also visualizes calcified joints and masses behind the heart that are not visible in the [Posterior-Anterior (PA)] image.

Key Points: 
  • Quoting directly from the poster, The DE lateral image also visualizes calcified joints and masses behind the heart that are not visible in the [Posterior-Anterior (PA)] image.
  • Multi-layer detectors were shown to provide DE PA and lateral images of the chest at conventional patient dose levels.
  • This results in considerable additional radiation exposure for the patient, helping to explain why lateral dual-energy images are so uncommon today, said Karim S. Karim, Ph.D., CTO of KA Imaging.
  • In addition to participating in the scientific program of ECR 2021, KA Imaging will also host a virtual exhibition booth throughout the meeting.

Oshkosh Corporation to present at the Raymond James 42nd Annual Institutional Investors Virtual Conference

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:30pm

Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK), a leading innovator of mission-critical vehicles and essential equipment, today announced that it will present at the Raymond James 42nd Annual Institutional Investors Virtual Conference on Wednesday, March 3, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK), a leading innovator of mission-critical vehicles and essential equipment, today announced that it will present at the Raymond James 42nd Annual Institutional Investors Virtual Conference on Wednesday, March 3, 2021.
  • At Oshkosh (NYSE: OSK), we make innovative, mission-critical equipment to help everyday heroes advance communities around the world.
  • Headquartered in Wisconsin, Oshkosh Corporation employs more than 14,000 team members worldwide, all united behind a common cause: to make a difference in peoples lives.
  • , All brand names referred to in this news release are trademarks of Oshkosh Corporation or its subsidiary companies.

Global Non-Durable Goods Wholesalers Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030 Featuring C&S Wholesale Grocers, Cardinal Health, Heineken; Performance Food Group and Walgreens/Boots - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:14pm

The "Non-Durable Goods Wholesalers Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Non-Durable Goods Wholesalers Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Non-Durable Goods Wholesalers Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030 provides the strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information they need to assess the global non-durable goods merchant wholesalers market as it emerges from the COVID-19 shut down.
  • Major companies in the non-durable goods wholesalers market include C&S Wholesale Grocers; Cardinal Health Inc; Heineken; Performance Food Group Company and Walgreens Boots Alliance.
  • Asia Pacific was the largest region in the global non-durable goods wholesalers market, accounting for 47% of the market in 2020.

HyreCar Inc. Announces Executive Leadership Appointments

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:14pm

HyreCar Inc. (NASDAQ: HYRE), the carsharing marketplace for ridesharing, food, and package delivery services today, announced leadership appointments for newly created executive roles to leverage significant growth opportunities.

Key Points: 
  • HyreCar Inc. (NASDAQ: HYRE), the carsharing marketplace for ridesharing, food, and package delivery services today, announced leadership appointments for newly created executive roles to leverage significant growth opportunities.
  • In a statement, Joe Furnari, CEO, HyreCar Inc., said, HyreCar has entered a period of tremendous opportunities.
  • These new leadership appointments are critical to ensure that HyreCar executes on these goals.
  • Im proud to say the appointments announced today provide the depth of leadership and skill sets necessary to ensure that HyreCar maximizes its opportunities and achieves its objectives."

70% of US Infectious Disease Doctors Support Two-Doses of COVID-19 Vaccine for All Recipients, as Prescriber Trust in Vaccine Rises, Says New InCrowd Data

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:30pm

The remaining 30% of doctors would prefer vaccinating as many people as possible with one dose as a priority.

Key Points: 
  • The remaining 30% of doctors would prefer vaccinating as many people as possible with one dose as a priority.
  • Data are in the Wave 3: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Vaccine Development report from InCrowd , the pioneer for real-time, high-quality primary market intelligence for the life science industry.
  • Along with increasing trust in Federal vaccine safety policy, 44% of ID doctors report confidence in state and local vaccine safety policy, up from 36% in October.
  • Data in the Wave 3: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Vaccine Development report were sourced January 21-22, 2021 from InCrowds proprietary panel of HCPs.

BBR Virtual Summit Announces Additional Partners Committed to Driving Change in Beauty and Entertainment

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:30pm

The upcoming BBR Virtual Summit, hosted by Black Beauty Roster (BBR) and powered by Bonnti , has announced 11 additional partners to their lineup of organizations and companies driving change for people of color.

Key Points: 
  • The upcoming BBR Virtual Summit, hosted by Black Beauty Roster (BBR) and powered by Bonnti , has announced 11 additional partners to their lineup of organizations and companies driving change for people of color.
  • This first-of-its-kind digital summit will bring together beauty pros and Hollywood insiders to learn, discuss, and advocate for a much-needed shift in representation in the entertainment and beauty industries.
  • The BBR Virtual Summit is, at its core, about uplifting people of color in beauty and entertainment and driving large-scale change.
  • The BBR Virtual Summit will take place on Sunday, February 28 from 12pm EST to 8pm EST.

Advent Technologies Holdings, Inc. to Ring Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell on February 26, 2021

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:00pm

Advent Technologies Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADN) (Advent), an innovation-driven company in the fuel cell and hydrogen technology space, announced today that the Companys Chairman and CEO, Dr. Vasilis Gregoriou, will ring the Nasdaq Opening Bell virtually on Friday, February 26, 2021 in celebration of Advents public listing.

Key Points: 
  • Advent Technologies Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADN) (Advent), an innovation-driven company in the fuel cell and hydrogen technology space, announced today that the Companys Chairman and CEO, Dr. Vasilis Gregoriou, will ring the Nasdaq Opening Bell virtually on Friday, February 26, 2021 in celebration of Advents public listing.
  • We are honored to ring the opening bell in celebration of our recent Nasdaq listing earlier this month.
  • Advent Technologies Holdings, Inc. is an innovation-driven company in the fuel cell and hydrogen technology space.
  • For more information on Advent Technologies Holdings, Inc., please visit the companys website at https://www.advent.energy/
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Klick Health Kicks Off 2021 with New Co-Presidents, Expanded Practice Areas, More New Top Talent, and Record Growth

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:02pm

Klick today also launched Klick Intelligence to provide clients with a competitive advantage through enhanced knowledge of markets and customers.

Key Points: 
  • Klick today also launched Klick Intelligence to provide clients with a competitive advantage through enhanced knowledge of markets and customers.
  • I am thrilled to join Klick and bring my consumer intelligence background to the life sciences industry, Hardie said.
  • This year has demonstrated more than ever the need for collaborative, systems-level thinking to complex health and public health challenges, Bank said.
  • The Klick Group of companiesKlick Health (including Klick Katalyst), Klick Media Group, Klick Applied Sciences (including Klick Labs), Klick Consulting, Klick Ventures, and Sensei Labsis an ecosystem of brilliant talent collectively working to maximize their people and clients full potential.