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Billhighway's Innovative Team Member Programs Gain National Attention

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 8:00am

No stranger to the national spotlight, Billhighway's progressive team-member initiatives, and collaborative culture are recognized for a ninth consecutive year.

Key Points: 
  • No stranger to the national spotlight, Billhighway's progressive team-member initiatives, and collaborative culture are recognized for a ninth consecutive year.
  • "We are passionate about creating forward-thinking initiatives that allow our team members to grow both personally and professionally," said Billhighway Director of Team Member Success, Brenda Gallick.
  • "Our company culture and the programs we build are a direct reflection of the inspiring energy and creativity of our team members."
  • Billhighway's team member-led, cross-functional Culture Team, fueled by ten core values known as company Plays , is a driving force behind ensuring that everyone feels appreciated, respected, and motivated.

Intellitec Solutions to host virtual Business Central User Group

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 8:00am

NEWARK, Del., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Intellitec Solutions, based in Newark, DE, will feature Dynamics 365 Business Central at their eighteenth annual spring User Group from May 17th 21st.

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  • NEWARK, Del., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Intellitec Solutions, based in Newark, DE, will feature Dynamics 365 Business Central at their eighteenth annual spring User Group from May 17th 21st.
  • Hosted semi-annually, the Intellitec Solutions User Group is the Mid-Atlantics longest running partner led forum for end users of Microsoft Dynamics.
  • Intellitec Solutions is a leading ERP and CRM provider strategically located along the influential business corridor between Washington and Philadelphia.
  • Using a proven system designed to maximize efficiency and business insight, Intellitec Solutions team of seasoned professionals provides value-added expertise to their clients.

Paso Robles Propane Company Announces Online Bill Paying and Account Management

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 8:00am

PASO ROBLES, Calif., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Wildhorse Propane and Appliances , the propane provider for Paso Robles and Central Coast customers recently announced the launch of online bill pay and account management.

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  • PASO ROBLES, Calif., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Wildhorse Propane and Appliances , the propane provider for Paso Robles and Central Coast customers recently announced the launch of online bill pay and account management.
  • The company meets the propane needs for Paso Robles , Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Luis Obispo counties.
  • Online account management keeps important account information in one place and account status can be reviewed at any time that's convenient.
  • The Paso Robles propane company includes propane delivery, propane tank installation, underground gas line installation and appliance sales.

HashCash Consultants Gearing for a Digital Mining Venture

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 8:00am

PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --US-based blockchain development company considers a digital mining venture.

Key Points: 
  • PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --US-based blockchain development company considers a digital mining venture.
  • The ore is never physically mined but traded on an exchange using digital tokens.
  • HashCash runs a US-based digital asset exchange, PayBito & Digital asset payment processor, BillBitcoins .
  • HashCash solves the toughest challenges by executing innovative digital transformation strategies for clients around the world.

Atascadero insurance agent launches 'Quotes for Good' benefitting ALF Food Pantry

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 8:00am

ATASCADERO, Calif., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The John Donovan State Farm Insurance Agency in Atascadero is launching a "Quotes for Good" program to benefit the ALF Food Pantry.

Key Points: 
  • ATASCADERO, Calif., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The John Donovan State Farm Insurance Agency in Atascadero is launching a "Quotes for Good" program to benefit the ALF Food Pantry.
  • Formerly Atascadero Loaves and Fishes, the ALF Food Pantry is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization that has been providing groceries free of charge to the Atascadero community for more than 30 years.
  • The ALF Food Pantry distributes groceries and other household items to individuals and families who live in Atascadero, Templeton, Santa Margarita, Creston, and California Valley.
  • The ALF Food Pantry, located at 5411 El Camino Real in Atascadero, is open weekdays from 1-3 p.m. except for most holidays.

Pet Care Market Revenue to Cross USD 350 Bn by 2027: Global Market Insights, Inc.

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 8:00am

SELBYVILLE, Del., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the latest report "Pet Care Market by Type (Pet Food, Pet Care Products, Services), Animal (Dogs, Cats, Birds, Fishes, Horses), Distribution Channel (Stores, E-commerce), Regional Outlook, Price Trends, Competitive Market Share & Forecast 2027", by Global Market Insights, Inc., the market valuation of pet care will cross $350.2 billion by 2027.

Key Points: 
  • SELBYVILLE, Del., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the latest report "Pet Care Market by Type (Pet Food, Pet Care Products, Services), Animal (Dogs, Cats, Birds, Fishes, Horses), Distribution Channel (Stores, E-commerce), Regional Outlook, Price Trends, Competitive Market Share & Forecast 2027", by Global Market Insights, Inc., the market valuation of pet care will cross $350.2 billion by 2027.
  • The pet fair trades including The India International Pet Trade Fair (IIPTF) showcasing a wide range of pet care products will positively impact the market growth.
  • The pet care products segment accounted for USD 71.3 billion in 2020 and is anticipated to showcase 3.8% growth rate till 2027 owing to several trends including pet humanization leading to pet food Premiumisation, growing awareness pertaining to ingredients, custom-made pet food and more sustainable pet care food.
  • Also, other industries such as pet care services and pet care products such as custom bedding, pet toys, grooming treatments, pet spa, etc.

ContractPodAi and Pinsent Masons Partner in Re-Seller Deal Bringing Artificial Intelligence-Powered Contract Management to Even More Clients in Global Markets

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 8:00am

Pinsent Masons is partnering with ContractPodAi to bring its clients a robust and graphically intuitive contract management system that streamlines document automation processes.

Key Points: 
  • Pinsent Masons is partnering with ContractPodAi to bring its clients a robust and graphically intuitive contract management system that streamlines document automation processes.
  • ContractPodAi is one of the world's most robust contract lifecycle management (CLM) solutions giving corporate legal counsels a platform that provides end-to-end contract management.
  • We use 'Pinsent Masons' to refer to Pinsent Masons LLP and affiliated entities that practise under the name 'Pinsent Masons' or a name that incorporates those words.
  • Reference to 'Pinsent Masons' is to Pinsent Masons LLP and/or one or more of those affiliated entities as the context requires.

Credorax Awarded Human Resources Quality Mark by FHRD for Excellence in HR Practices

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 8:00am

Prestigious award recognizes the professionalism, competence and contribution of Credorax's HR practices and operations

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  • Prestigious award recognizes the professionalism, competence and contribution of Credorax's HR practices and operations
    VALLETTA, Malta, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Credorax , the smart payments provider and merchant acquiring bank, today announced that it has been awarded the National HR Quality Mark from the Foundation for Human Resources Development (FHRD), for its effective practices in the field of Human Resources in Malta and the EU.
  • The certification, which is awarded for a period of three years, serves as recognition of the professionalism, competence and contribution of Credorax's HR practices and operations.
  • The Quality Mark is not a competition between organisations but encourages all organisations, irrelevant of size and sector, to assess their HR practices.
  • The Quality Mark serves as a process to guide organisations on how to improve their HR practices.

Online Car Servicing and Maintenance Continues to Grow Significantly During Lockdown, as Fixter - UK's First Digital Provider - Reports 200% Revenue Growth

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 8:00am

Traditionally offline industries are now embracing an increasingly online future, with Fixter, the UK's first end-to-end online car maintenance service provider, reporting record year-on-year net revenue growth of 200%.

Key Points: 
  • Traditionally offline industries are now embracing an increasingly online future, with Fixter, the UK's first end-to-end online car maintenance service provider, reporting record year-on-year net revenue growth of 200%.
  • The automotive industry has begun adapting to this retail trend and the same pattern is now emerging in car maintenance, as UK motorists shift to Fixter's digitally-led service, making car maintenance as easy as ordering a takeaway.
  • Now, more than ever, privately owned cars are being used as safe and secure 'private transportation bubbles.'
  • Fixter's tech-led approach allows car owners to book MOTs, servicing and repairs within minutes, as well as get an instant quote.

Huawei Digital Power Zero Carbon Network Solution is Released, Helping Operators to Achieve Carbon Neutral Targets

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:57am

"Zero Carbon Network has become an important strategic goal for leading operators worldwide", said Mr. Zhou Taoyuan.

Key Points: 
  • "Zero Carbon Network has become an important strategic goal for leading operators worldwide", said Mr. Zhou Taoyuan.
  • Huawei Zero Carbon Network Solution includes Simplified Site, Simplified Equipment Room, Simplified and Simplified DC and Green Power for All.
  • Huawei Digital Power has profound experiences in power electronics, information and communications technologies and digital technologies, and is dedicated to green power generation and efficient power consumption.
  • Huawei Digital Power Zero Network Solution will help Operators to move towards low-carbon sustainable development and accelerate the process of global carbon neutrality.

Experience 5G with YOFC | YOFC Underlines its Open and Smart Profile at MWC Shanghai 2021

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:49am

SHANGHAI, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On February 23, the world-class mobile communications event Mobile World Congress (MWC) Shanghai 2021 (MWC Shanghai 2021) returned at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre after being interrupted for a year.

Key Points: 
  • SHANGHAI, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On February 23, the world-class mobile communications event Mobile World Congress (MWC) Shanghai 2021 (MWC Shanghai 2021) returned at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre after being interrupted for a year.
  • On the occasion, Yangtze Optical Fibre and Cable Joint Stock Limited Company ('YOFC', stock code: 601869.SH, 06869.HK) made its global debut for the year with the theme 'Experience 5G with YOFC'.
  • The company showcased its products, solutions, and comprehensive technology and service capabilities with a focus on 5G, technological innovation, smart industry, smart city, smart transportation, smart ocean, smart home, smart power energy, smart data among many others.
  • Mr. Raadjkoemar Matai, YOFC Chief Scientist for Fibre, gave a detailed introduction to YOFC's new optical fibres for 5G networks.

Asia's 50 Best Restaurants Names DeAille Tam as Asia's Best Female Chef 2021

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:30am

SHANGHAI, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- DeAille Tam, executive chef and co-founder of Obscura in Shanghai, has won the title of Asia's Best Female Chef 2021, sponsored by Cinco Jotas.

Key Points: 
  • SHANGHAI, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- DeAille Tam, executive chef and co-founder of Obscura in Shanghai, has won the title of Asia's Best Female Chef 2021, sponsored by Cinco Jotas.
  • William Drew, Director of Content at Asia's 50 Best Restaurants, says: "DeAille Tam is an enterprising chef whose creative flair, progressive approach and deep understanding of China's culinary traditions is inspiring the next generation."
  • Accepting the honour of being named Asia's Best Female Chef, Tam says: "This award marks a major milestone in my career.
  • Tam's achievements will be honoured during the online ceremony for Asia's 50 Best Restaurants 2021, sponsored by S.Pellegrino & Acqua Panna, on Thursday, 25th March, from 4.30pm (HKT/SG) and broadcast to a global audience via Asia's 50 Best Restaurants Facebook and the 50 Best Restaurants TV YouTube channel.

Asia's 50 Best Restaurants Names DeAille Tam as Asia's Best Female Chef 2021

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:30am

SHANGHAI, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- DeAille Tam, executive chef and co-founder of Obscura in Shanghai, has won the title of Asia's Best Female Chef 2021, sponsored by Cinco Jotas.

Key Points: 
  • SHANGHAI, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- DeAille Tam, executive chef and co-founder of Obscura in Shanghai, has won the title of Asia's Best Female Chef 2021, sponsored by Cinco Jotas.
  • William Drew, Director of Content at Asia's 50 Best Restaurants, says: "DeAille Tam is an enterprising chef whose creative flair, progressive approach and deep understanding of China's culinary traditions is inspiring the next generation."
  • Accepting the honour of being named Asia's Best Female Chef, Tam says: "This award marks a major milestone in my career.
  • Tam's achievements will be honoured during the online ceremony for Asia's 50 Best Restaurants 2021, sponsored by S.Pellegrino & Acqua Panna, on Thursday, 25th March, from 4.30pm (HKT/SG) and broadcast to a global audience via Asia's 50 Best Restaurants Facebook and the 50 Best Restaurants TV YouTube channel.

Klarna Q1-Q4 2020 Financial Report

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:25am

STOCKHOLM, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Klarna Bank AB (publ) ("Klarna") publishes its Annual financial statement release for July - December 2020, and the full Q1-Q4 of 2020.

Key Points: 
  • STOCKHOLM, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Klarna Bank AB (publ) ("Klarna") publishes its Annual financial statement release for July - December 2020, and the full Q1-Q4 of 2020.
  • Growing retailer and consumer connections globally, through one platform in 17 markets
    87 million global active consumers chose Klarna as the preferred platform to shop, pay and bank in 2020.
  • With one platform and one recognisable brand in 17 markets, Klarna is now the global partner of choice for 250,000+ retailers.
  • Klarna in-store is now live in 10 markets, enabling consumers to use Klarna everywhere while delivering a seamless multichannel experience for retailers.

Klarna Q1-Q4 2020 Financial Report

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:23am

STOCKHOLM, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Klarna Bank AB (publ) ("Klarna") publishes its Annual financial statement release for July - December 2020, and the full Q1-Q4 of 2020.

Key Points: 
  • STOCKHOLM, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Klarna Bank AB (publ) ("Klarna") publishes its Annual financial statement release for July - December 2020, and the full Q1-Q4 of 2020.
  • Growing retailer and consumer connections globally, through one platform in 17 markets
    87 million global active consumers chose Klarna as the preferred platform to shop, pay and bank in 2020.
  • With one platform and one recognisable brand in 17 markets, Klarna is now the global partner of choice for 250,000+ retailers.
  • Klarna in-store is now live in 10 markets, enabling consumers to use Klarna everywhere while delivering a seamless multichannel experience for retailers.

Experience 5G with YOFC | YOFC Underlines its Open and Smart Profile at MWC Shanghai 2021

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:23am

SHANGHAI, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On February 23, the world-class mobile communications event Mobile World Congress (MWC) Shanghai 2021 (MWC Shanghai 2021) returned at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre after being interrupted for a year.

Key Points: 
  • SHANGHAI, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On February 23, the world-class mobile communications event Mobile World Congress (MWC) Shanghai 2021 (MWC Shanghai 2021) returned at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre after being interrupted for a year.
  • On the occasion, Yangtze Optical Fibre and Cable Joint Stock Limited Company ('YOFC', stock code: 601869.SH, 06869.HK) made its global debut for the year with the theme 'Experience 5G with YOFC'.
  • The company showcased its products, solutions, and comprehensive technology and service capabilities with a focus on 5G, technological innovation, smart industry, smart city, smart transportation, smart ocean, smart home, smart power energy, smart data among many others.
  • Mr. Raadjkoemar Matai, YOFC Chief Scientist for Fibre, gave a detailed introduction to YOFC's new optical fibres for 5G networks.

Electrolux publishes 2020 Annual Report

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:21am

STOCKHOLM, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Electrolux Annual Report for 2020 has been published on the Group's website as of today.

Key Points: 
  • STOCKHOLM, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Electrolux Annual Report for 2020 has been published on the Group's website as of today.
  • The Annual Report can be downloaded in pdf format here and will be distributed in mid-March 2021 to shareholders who have requested it.
  • As from 2020, the Electrolux Annual Report includes a climate report based on the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosure (TCFD) recommendations.
  • The purpose of the report is to assess how climate change could affect Electrolux in the long term, but also the role Electrolux plays in mitigating climate change.

Electrolux publishes 2020 Annual Report

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:19am

STOCKHOLM, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Electrolux Annual Report for 2020 has been published on the Group's website as of today.

Key Points: 
  • STOCKHOLM, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Electrolux Annual Report for 2020 has been published on the Group's website as of today.
  • The Annual Report can be downloaded in pdf format here and will be distributed in mid-March 2021 to shareholders who have requested it.
  • As from 2020, the Electrolux Annual Report includes a climate report based on the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosure (TCFD) recommendations.
  • The purpose of the report is to assess how climate change could affect Electrolux in the long term, but also the role Electrolux plays in mitigating climate change.

Live mode in New QuizDuel scales up in Germany

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:14am

- MAG expands the rollout of New QuizDuel's new live trivia mode to a considerably larger audience in Germany.

Key Points: 
  • - MAG expands the rollout of New QuizDuel's new live trivia mode to a considerably larger audience in Germany.
  • STOCKHOLM, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --MAG Interactive announces today that the new live mode in New QuizDuel in Germany will be made available to a greatly expanded audience.
  • "During February, we have fine-tuned both technology and show format and are ready to launch the live mode in March.
  • The new live mode will first launch in Germany, then subsequently in Switzerland and Austria.

Kaufman Legal Group Elevates George Yin to Shareholder

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:03am

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --In recognition of his proficiency in federal, state and local election, campaign and government law, Kaufman Legal Group today announced that it has elevated George Yin to Shareholder.

Key Points: 
  • LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --In recognition of his proficiency in federal, state and local election, campaign and government law, Kaufman Legal Group today announced that it has elevated George Yin to Shareholder.
  • "George is distinguished and admired in the political and legal communities as a leader in the field," said Stephen J. Kaufman, Managing Shareholder of Kaufman Legal Group.
  • "His elevation to Shareholder signifies the firm's total confidence in George as a senior professional working with and responding to the needs of our clients."
  • With offices in Los Angeles and Sacramento, Kaufman Legal Group offers a full spectrum of legal services connected to the political process at the federal, state and local levels.

TuneCore Launches Operations in Africa

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:00am

BROOKLYN, N.Y., LAGOS, Nigeria and JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- TuneCore, the leading digital music distribution and publishing administration company for independent artists, has launched operations in Africa.

Key Points: 
  • BROOKLYN, N.Y., LAGOS, Nigeria and JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- TuneCore, the leading digital music distribution and publishing administration company for independent artists, has launched operations in Africa.
  • Jade Leaf has been hired as Head of TuneCore for Southern Africa and will share responsibility for key countries in East Africa with Chioma Onuchukwu, who has been hired as Head of TuneCore for West Africa.
  • Leaf's territory encompasses Southern Africa, including South Africa, where she will be based, as well as Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi and Lesotho.
  • Leaf will also manage TuneCore operations in East African countries Kenya and Uganda.

Global Financial Firms Agree Automation, Remote Collaboration, Cloud, and Data Analytics are Biggest RegTech Priorities Following COVID-19 Pandemic

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:00am

According to surveys of participants in both events, automation, remote collaboration, cloud, and data analytics need to be the priorities for risk and regulatory compliance professionals as they chart a course to recovery following the COVID-19 pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • According to surveys of participants in both events, automation, remote collaboration, cloud, and data analytics need to be the priorities for risk and regulatory compliance professionals as they chart a course to recovery following the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • "Indeed, firms are seeing the benefits of RegCloud, our secure cloud offering that insulates clients from both technology regulatory changes while enabling efficient outcomes across the global regulatory reporting landscape."
  • Data analytics and cloud come into focus: After years of resisting cloud adoption, many EMEA and North American financial institutions are finally gearing up to make the move.
  • Survey respondents represented a cross-section of financial risk and regulatory professionals from global systemically important banks (G-SIBs), regional banks, and foreign banking organizations (FBOs).

Polyplastics Expands DURACON (R) POM PM Series with New High-flow Grade for Medical and Healthcare Industry

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:00am

TOKYO, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Polyplastics Group is expanding its DURACON (R) polyoxymethylene (POM) PM series portfolio with the development of a new high-flow grade for drug contact and delivery applications for the medical and healthcare market.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Polyplastics Group is expanding its DURACON (R) polyoxymethylene (POM) PM series portfolio with the development of a new high-flow grade for drug contact and delivery applications for the medical and healthcare market.
  • The new grade, DURACON PM27S01N, offers reduced wall thickness, miniaturization, and lower weight for various medical devices that are becoming increasingly complicated and highly functional.
  • Polyplastics' PM series, which also includes DURACONPM09S01N, a standard viscosity grade, complements the company's TOPAS (R)cyclic olefin copolymer(COC) product, a high-purity material for a range of medical applications.
  • Polyplastics offers medical device manufacturers extensive data on the long-term reliability of its materials.

Daqo New Energy to Announce Unaudited Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2020 Results on March 9, 2021

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:00am

These forward-looking statements can be identified by terminology such as "will," "expects," "anticipates," "future," "intends," "plans," "believes," "estimates" and similar statements.

Key Points: 
  • These forward-looking statements can be identified by terminology such as "will," "expects," "anticipates," "future," "intends," "plans," "believes," "estimates" and similar statements.
  • Statements that are not historical facts, including statements about the Company's beliefs and expectations, are forward-looking statements.
  • About Daqo New Energy Corp.
    Daqo New Energy Corp. (NYSE: DQ) ("Daqo" or the "Company") is a leading manufacturer of high-purity polysilicon for the global solar PV industry.
  • Daqo's highly-efficient and technically advanced manufacturing facility in China currently has an annual polysilicon nameplate capacity of 70,000 metric tons.

Polyplastics Expands DURACON (R) POM PM Series with New High-flow Grade for Medical and Healthcare Industry

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:00am

TOKYO, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Polyplastics Group is expanding its DURACON (R) polyoxymethylene (POM) PM series portfolio with the development of a new high-flow grade for drug contact and delivery applications for the medical and healthcare market.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Polyplastics Group is expanding its DURACON (R) polyoxymethylene (POM) PM series portfolio with the development of a new high-flow grade for drug contact and delivery applications for the medical and healthcare market.
  • The new grade, DURACON PM27S01N, offers reduced wall thickness, miniaturization, and lower weight for various medical devices that are becoming increasingly complicated and highly functional.
  • Polyplastics' PM series, which also includes DURACONPM09S01N, a standard viscosity grade, complements the company's TOPAS (R)cyclic olefin copolymer(COC) product, a high-purity material for a range of medical applications.
  • Polyplastics offers medical device manufacturers extensive data on the long-term reliability of its materials.

Global Financial Firms Agree Automation, Remote Collaboration, Cloud, and Data Analytics are Biggest RegTech Priorities Following COVID-19 Pandemic

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:00am

According to surveys of participants in both events, automation, remote collaboration, cloud, and data analytics need to be the priorities for risk and regulatory compliance professionals as they chart a course to recovery following the COVID-19 pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • According to surveys of participants in both events, automation, remote collaboration, cloud, and data analytics need to be the priorities for risk and regulatory compliance professionals as they chart a course to recovery following the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • "Indeed, firms are seeing the benefits of RegCloud, our secure cloud offering that insulates clients from both technology regulatory changes while enabling efficient outcomes across the global regulatory reporting landscape."
  • Data analytics and cloud come into focus: After years of resisting cloud adoption, many EMEA and North American financial institutions are finally gearing up to make the move.
  • Survey respondents represented a cross-section of financial risk and regulatory professionals from global systemically important banks (G-SIBs), regional banks, and foreign banking organizations (FBOs).

Winning Appeal Sets New Standard in Contract Law

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:58am

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Appellants challenging the removal of a trust manager have prevailed in a first-of-its-kind decision that sets new standards in California contract law.

Key Points: 
  • LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Appellants challenging the removal of a trust manager have prevailed in a first-of-its-kind decision that sets new standards in California contract law.
  • The decision marks a major victory for RMO LLP counsel to beneficiaries of the trust filing as amicus.
  • "The opposition argued that a years-old contract bound Ted to arbitrate all issues, forever into the future, in front of a specific arbitrator," Greco said.
  • The case holds that a party may not sign a contract that purports to waive a party's right to challenge an arbitrator before arbitration commences.

Elekta appoints Johan Adebäck as Chief Financial Officer

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:43am

STOCKHOLM, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) announced today that Johan Adebck has been appointed as permanent Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect.

Key Points: 
  • STOCKHOLM, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) announced today that Johan Adebck has been appointed as permanent Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect.
  • Prior to the Acting CFO position, Johan Adebck had been Group Treasurer at Elekta since 2004, responsible for Treasury, Taxes, Customer Financing, Operational accounting and Customer Credit Risk.
  • "I have worked closely with Johan since I began at Elekta almost 12 years ago and have always been impressed by his integrity, diligence and proficiency," said Elekta's President and CEO, Gustaf Salford.
  • Johan Adebck holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and Economics from Stockholm University.

Elekta appoints Johan Adebäck as Chief Financial Officer

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:42am

STOCKHOLM, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) announced today that Johan Adebck has been appointed as permanent Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect.

Key Points: 
  • STOCKHOLM, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) announced today that Johan Adebck has been appointed as permanent Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect.
  • Prior to the Acting CFO position, Johan Adebck had been Group Treasurer at Elekta since 2004, responsible for Treasury, Taxes, Customer Financing, Operational accounting and Customer Credit Risk.
  • "I have worked closely with Johan since I began at Elekta almost 12 years ago and have always been impressed by his integrity, diligence and proficiency," said Elekta's President and CEO, Gustaf Salford.
  • Johan Adebck holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and Economics from Stockholm University.

Agilyx and ExxonMobil Establish Cyclyx Joint Venture to Supply Plastics Recycling Industry

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:42am

ExxonMobil joined Agilyx to become a founding member of the joint venture which is focused on helping increase plastic waste recycling.

Key Points: 
  • ExxonMobil joined Agilyx to become a founding member of the joint venture which is focused on helping increase plastic waste recycling.
  • Cyclyx will aggregate and pre-process plastic waste to meet the technical requirements of a wide range of recycling processes while ensuring reliable supply of feedstock to its customers.
  • Cyclyx aims to transform the current supply chain and help accelerate the growth of the advanced recycling industry by connecting companies looking for plastic waste solutions with customers engaged in recycling initiatives.
  • As part of the agreement, Cyclyx will help supply plastic waste feedstocks for ExxonMobil's advanced recycling projects.

Agilyx and ExxonMobil Establish Cyclyx Joint Venture to Supply Plastics Recycling Industry

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:40am

ExxonMobil joined Agilyx to become a founding member of the joint venture which is focused on helping increase plastic waste recycling.

Key Points: 
  • ExxonMobil joined Agilyx to become a founding member of the joint venture which is focused on helping increase plastic waste recycling.
  • Cyclyx will aggregate and pre-process plastic waste to meet the technical requirements of a wide range of recycling processes while ensuring reliable supply of feedstock to its customers.
  • Cyclyx aims to transform the current supply chain and help accelerate the growth of the advanced recycling industry by connecting companies looking for plastic waste solutions with customers engaged in recycling initiatives.
  • As part of the agreement, Cyclyx will help supply plastic waste feedstocks for ExxonMobil's advanced recycling projects.

Solteq Plc's Financial Statements Bulletin January 1 - December 31, 2020

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:20am

Solteq Group's comparable revenue was EUR 60.5 million - when the absence of the SAP ERP business is taken into account - up by 9.3 percent.

Key Points: 
  • Solteq Group's comparable revenue was EUR 60.5 million - when the absence of the SAP ERP business is taken into account - up by 9.3 percent.
  • Effective from the beginning of the year, the new segmentation restructured the company into two business segments: Solteq Software (software business) and Solteq Digital (servicesbusiness).
  • Solteq Group's revenue is expected to grow clearly and operating profit to improve.
  • Solteq Plc Financial Statements Bulletin January 1 - December 31, 2020

Apollo Hospitals' Project Kavach innovations are published in the NEJM Catalyst

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:09am

Theinnovations pioneered by Project Kavach are highlighted in a February 24, 2021 report in the NEJM Catalyst.

Key Points: 
  • Theinnovations pioneered by Project Kavach are highlighted in a February 24, 2021 report in the NEJM Catalyst.
  • NEJM Catalyst is a leading American journalfrom the prestigious NEJM Group, focusing on thelatest innovations, big ideas, and practical solutions for health care delivery transformation.
  • Dr Hariprasad President, Apollo Hospitals Groupnoted that,"Apollo's Project Kavach has delivered exemplary results in terms of combating the COVID-19 pandemic with a phenomenal success rate.
  • The full report titled, " Apollo Hospitals and Project Kavach: Insights from How India's Largest Private Health System Is Handling Covid-19 ", can be accessed at the link be accessed on the link below: https://catalyst.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/CAT.20.0677

Kiwi.com picks CTW as an airline shopping and pricing platform

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:00am

The CTW Platform is the most accurate airline pricing system on the market as evidenced by ATPCO's own ratings - in full industry compliance with all IATA mandates and ATPCO fare rules.

Key Points: 
  • The CTW Platform is the most accurate airline pricing system on the market as evidenced by ATPCO's own ratings - in full industry compliance with all IATA mandates and ATPCO fare rules.
  • CTW has developed several generations of airline shopping and pricing systems.
  • The CTW Platform provides complete shopping, fares and pricing, reshopping and ancillaries.
  • CTW Platform currently provides final pricing and repricing for 20% of all ARC/BSP issued airline tickets in the world and has operations in Europe, North America, Asia and Oceania.

Comscore Expands Cookie-Free Audience Targeting Solutions for Europe, Adding B2B-Based Predictive Audiences

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:00am

Following its launch of Predictive Audiences based on CTV viewership data in the UK and Germany, Comscore is delighted to expand its Activation suite further.

Key Points: 
  • Following its launch of Predictive Audiences based on CTV viewership data in the UK and Germany, Comscore is delighted to expand its Activation suite further.
  • Now with Comscore adding data from a new partnership with Eyeota to its capabilities, advertisers are enabled to further layer in B2B data to reach even more relevant audiences.
  • These valuable audiences are available in leading DSPs for pre-bid contextual targeting for web, video, CTV, and podcast content.
  • Eyeota's rich global history and granular audience data will help power next generation cookie-free B2B audiences to the European markets.

Gemak and Filltech delivers a plant-based yogurt during lockdown

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:00am

Working closely with their customer Meadow Foods over the last two years, Gemak were able to deliver the project on time despite the pandemic exceeding all expectations.

Key Points: 
  • Working closely with their customer Meadow Foods over the last two years, Gemak were able to deliver the project on time despite the pandemic exceeding all expectations.
  • We are very happy with the whole experience with Gemak and would happily work on future projects with them."
  • Gemak design and manufacture world class equipment and engineered solutions for dairy, processed food, beverage and chemical sectors.
  • Filltech specialise in design of automatic cup, bottle and jar filling & packing machines for the food, dairy & beverage industry with over 25 years of experience.

SAP Proposes Increased Dividend of €1.85 per Share

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:00am

WALLDORF, Germany, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --TheSupervisory Board of SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) has decided, in alignment with the Executive Board, to recommend that shareholders approve a dividend of 1.85 per share for fiscal year 2020.

Key Points: 
  • WALLDORF, Germany, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --TheSupervisory Board of SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) has decided, in alignment with the Executive Board, to recommend that shareholders approve a dividend of 1.85 per share for fiscal year 2020.
  • Therefore, we recommend a 17% increase in dividend," said Luka Mucic, Chief Financial Officer, SAP SE.
  • Two by-elections of shareholder representatives in the SAP Supervisory Board will be held at the 2021 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM).
  • SAP and other SAP products and services mentioned herein as well as their respective logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of SAP SE (or an SAP affiliate company) in Germany and other countries.

Innophys to Begin Marketing "MUSCLE SUIT Every" in Europe on Acquisition of CE Certification Showing It Meets Local Safety Standards

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:00am

TOKYO, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tokyo-based Innophys Co., Ltd. (hereinafter "Innophys") is set to begin marketing "MUSCLE SUIT Every," a work-assisting robotic suit it has developed and sells, in European Union (EU) member countries in 2021 as the powered exoskeleton obtained CE certification on Dec. 10, 2020, showing it meets safety standards in Europe.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tokyo-based Innophys Co., Ltd. (hereinafter "Innophys") is set to begin marketing "MUSCLE SUIT Every," a work-assisting robotic suit it has developed and sells, in European Union (EU) member countries in 2021 as the powered exoskeleton obtained CE certification on Dec. 10, 2020, showing it meets safety standards in Europe.
  • The official global website on MUSCLE SUIT Every provides information relating to the product in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Swedish, Finnish, Polish and Dutch as of February 2021.
  • The powered exoskeleton, which weighs only 3.8 kilograms, provides up to 25.5kgf of assistive force to its user.
  • By the end of December 2020, the number of the product sold had surpassed 16,000 units.

Comscore Expands Cookie-Free Audience Targeting Solutions for Europe, Adding B2B-Based Predictive Audiences

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:00am

Following its launch of Predictive Audiences based on CTV viewership data in the UK and Germany, Comscore is delighted to expand its Activation suite further.

Key Points: 
  • Following its launch of Predictive Audiences based on CTV viewership data in the UK and Germany, Comscore is delighted to expand its Activation suite further.
  • Now with Comscore adding data from a new partnership with Eyeota to its capabilities, advertisers are enabled to further layer in B2B data to reach even more relevant audiences.
  • These valuable audiences are available in leading DSPs for pre-bid contextual targeting for web, video, CTV, and podcast content.
  • Eyeota's rich global history and granular audience data will help power next generation cookie-free B2B audiences to the European markets.

UCB Full Year Report 2020: UCB - sustaining growth, now and into the future

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:00am

Underlying profitability (adjusted EBITDA2)reached 1.4billion (+1%; -4% CER) reflecting higher investments into the future of UCB, namely product launches and product development.

Key Points: 
  • Underlying profitability (adjusted EBITDA2)reached 1.4billion (+1%; -4% CER) reflecting higher investments into the future of UCB, namely product launches and product development.
  • Driven by other expenses, profit was to 761 million (-7%, -14%) of which 732million (-7%; -15% CER) is attributable to the UCB shareholders.
  • Bepranemab(UCB0107)Initiation of a Phase2 study in Alzheimer's disease (AD) is planned for mid-2021, following the partnership agreement with Roche/Genentech.
  • Evenity is being launched globally by Amgen, Astellas and UCB since 2019, with net sales outside Europe reported by Amgen and Astellas.

Gemak and Filltech delivers a plant-based yogurt during lockdown

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:00am

Working closely with their customer Meadow Foods over the last two years, Gemak were able to deliver the project on time despite the pandemic exceeding all expectations.

Key Points: 
  • Working closely with their customer Meadow Foods over the last two years, Gemak were able to deliver the project on time despite the pandemic exceeding all expectations.
  • We are very happy with the whole experience with Gemak and would happily work on future projects with them."
  • Gemak design and manufacture world class equipment and engineered solutions for dairy, processed food, beverage and chemical sectors.
  • Filltech specialise in design of automatic cup, bottle and jar filling & packing machines for the food, dairy & beverage industry with over 25 years of experience.

Apollo Hospitals' Project Kavach innovations are published in the NEJM Catalyst

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 5:52am

Theinnovations pioneered by Project Kavach are highlighted in a February 24, 2021 report in the NEJM Catalyst.

Key Points: 
  • Theinnovations pioneered by Project Kavach are highlighted in a February 24, 2021 report in the NEJM Catalyst.
  • NEJM Catalyst is a leading American journalfrom the prestigious NEJM Group, focusing on thelatest innovations, big ideas, and practical solutions for health care delivery transformation.
  • Dr Hariprasad President, Apollo Hospitals Groupnoted that,"Apollo's Project Kavach has delivered exemplary results in terms of combating the COVID-19 pandemic with a phenomenal success rate.
  • The full report titled, " Apollo Hospitals and Project Kavach: Insights from How India's Largest Private Health System Is Handling Covid-19 ", can be accessed at the link be accessed on the link below: https://catalyst.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/CAT.20.0677

San Diego Law Firm Announces Autism Scholarship

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 5:10am

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Law Office of David P. Shapiro , a San Diego criminal defense firm, is pleased to announce a new scholarship is being offered by the firm to support the continuing education of persons who have been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Key Points: 
  • SAN DIEGO, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Law Office of David P. Shapiro , a San Diego criminal defense firm, is pleased to announce a new scholarship is being offered by the firm to support the continuing education of persons who have been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
  • The scholarship is in the amount of $1,000 and will be paid in the form of tuition reimbursement to the college or vocational school selected by the winning applicant.
  • Those affected by autism face numerous challenges.
  • Inquiries concerning the application, or any related matters should be submitted via email to:
    Law Office of David P. Shapiro

Vacant Zombie Properties Remain Miniscule Factor In U.S. Housing Market Amid Ongoing Foreclosure Moratorium

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 5:01am

Among the nation's total stock of nearly 99 million residential properties, zombie properties continue to represent just a miniscule portion only one of every 14,825 homes in the first quarter of 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Among the nation's total stock of nearly 99 million residential properties, zombie properties continue to represent just a miniscule portion only one of every 14,825 homes in the first quarter of 2021.
  • "These days, you can walk through most neighborhoods in the United States and not spot a single zombie foreclosure.
  • For the moment, though, zombie properties remain pretty much a non-issue in the vast majority of the country."
  • "But states with vacant properties caught in long judicial foreclosure processes should take steps to accelerate the disposition of those properties.

New Streaming Media Platform Debuts For Arts & Culture Comeback

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 5:01am

A new curated streaming media platform Artarie based in Winston-Salem, NC helps artists, arts and cultural organizations around the world by offeringa virtual space to share their talents, exhibitions and programming online, whilegrowing revenue and expanding their audiences.

Key Points: 
  • A new curated streaming media platform Artarie based in Winston-Salem, NC helps artists, arts and cultural organizations around the world by offeringa virtual space to share their talents, exhibitions and programming online, whilegrowing revenue and expanding their audiences.
  • On Artarie, high-quality arts and culture content is delivered to televisions, computers and mobiledevices, including world premieres, live and recorded performances, online classes, lectures, exclusive content and more, created by preeminent artists, arts and cultural institutions.
  • "Artarie is a home for a diverse collection of arts content, all in one place," said Chad Cheek, creator and curator.
  • Arts loversinterested in subscribing to Artarie receive a free, 30-day trial, after which the service costs $8.99 per month/$84.99 annually for unlimited streaming of archival content.

Line of Credit.ai, a leading global equity firm, today announced that Michael Scharf has joined the organization as a trusted associate and advisor.

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 5:00am

TORONTO, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Line of Credit.ai, a leading global equity firm, today announced that Michael Scharf has joined the organization as a trusted associate and advisor.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Line of Credit.ai, a leading global equity firm, today announced that Michael Scharf has joined the organization as a trusted associate and advisor.
  • "Michael has over 25 years of experience helping fast growing companies in strategy, structure and operations.
  • said Taimour Zaman, CEO of Line of Credit.ai
    Line of Credit.AI is a leading global equity firm.
  • The organization provides line of credit, monetizes standby letters of credit and assists companies that want to participate in various private placement programs.

ClearSpan Offers New Pre-Stressed Concrete Walls for a Superior Storage Solution

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 5:00am

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --ClearSpan Structures has added Pre-Stressed Concrete Walls to their extensive line up of foundations and cladding.

Key Points: 
  • SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --ClearSpan Structures has added Pre-Stressed Concrete Walls to their extensive line up of foundations and cladding.
  • The walls easily attach directly to structures' frames and can turn any ClearSpan building into a storage powerhouse.
  • ClearSpan Pre-Stressed Concrete Walls are 4' x 20' and are available in thicknesses ranging from 4" to 10".
  • For more information on ClearSpan products, visit http://www.ClearSpan.com or call 1.866.643.1010 to speak with a ClearSpan Building Specialist.

No one is really listening on your video meeting: Over two-thirds 'multi-task' while on calls

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 4:46am

LONDON, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- It's official - no one is really listening on your video call.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- It's official - no one is really listening on your video call.
  • Of these, 68% said they checked emails during video meetings, while 25% admitted to texting.
  • As we approach nearly a full year since most countries locked down, Whereby has published data that demonstrates how the world's relationship with video calls has changed.
  • As lockdown became a reality for many, March contained the busiest days of the year for Norway.

Introducing OneScreen GoSafe Prescreen to Simplify Visitor Entry Clearance - by Email, Web or QR Code

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 3:30am

However, one of the central tenets of visitor clearance is prequalifying individuals based on their answers to specific questions.

Key Points: 
  • However, one of the central tenets of visitor clearance is prequalifying individuals based on their answers to specific questions.
  • This data will be invaluable for contact tracing and the analysis of trends in visitor behavior.
  • Prescreen is one of several upgrades to GoSafe that simplify the process of reopening schools, shops, corporate offices and public spaces of all kinds.
  • As OneScreen CEO Sufian Munir observed, "GoSafe will continue to adapt to the needs of the organization, because we never know what the future holds.

ADOMANI INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Merger of ADOMANI, Inc. - ADOM

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 3:10am

and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") are investigating the proposed merger of ADOMANI, Inc. (OTCQB: ADOM) ("the Company") with Envirotech Drive Systems, Inc., pursuant to which stockholders of Envirotech will hold approximately 56% of the total outstanding shares of common stock of ADOMANI.

Key Points: 
  • and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") are investigating the proposed merger of ADOMANI, Inc. (OTCQB: ADOM) ("the Company") with Envirotech Drive Systems, Inc., pursuant to which stockholders of Envirotech will hold approximately 56% of the total outstanding shares of common stock of ADOMANI.
  • KSF is seeking to determine whether the merger and the process that led to it are adequate, or whether the merger undervalues the Company.
  • To learn more about KSF, whose partners include the Former Louisiana Attorney General, visit www.ksfcounsel.com .
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    SOURCE Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC