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MX Launches Easy-To-Use SBA Loan Application Portal For Banks And Credit Unions

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 6:00pm

SILICON SLOPES, Utah, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- MX, the leading digital transformation platform for banks, credit unions, and fintechs, today announced the launch of a new Small Business Administration (SBA) Payment Protection Program (PPP) loan application process and portal for banks and credit unions.

Key Points: 
  • SILICON SLOPES, Utah, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- MX, the leading digital transformation platform for banks, credit unions, and fintechs, today announced the launch of a new Small Business Administration (SBA) Payment Protection Program (PPP) loan application process and portal for banks and credit unions.
  • The automated application portal reduces the time required for banks and credit unions to submit a PPP loan application for their small business customers from an average of 30 minutes to 30 seconds.
  • The new application portal will be hosted by the bank or credit union and used by small business owners to quickly fill out and submit PPP loan applications.
  • The portal removes the need for financial institutions to manually re-enter loan applications, reducing potential input errors and delays in funding.

Former Cosby Prosecutor Kristen M. Gibbons Feden Joins Saltz, Mongeluzzi & Bendesky; Will Lead Sexual Abuse-Harrassment Practice

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 6:00pm

She combines a deeply felt concern for the victims of sexual abuse with tremendous experience and trial skill at prosecuting these cases.

Key Points: 
  • She combines a deeply felt concern for the victims of sexual abuse with tremendous experience and trial skill at prosecuting these cases.
  • Jeffrey P. Goodman, an SM&B Partner, said he is particularly excited that Ms. Feden has joined the Firm.
  • Following the Cosby sexual assault re-trial, Ms. Feden was featured in numerous national media reports, including a New York Times story, "The Prosecutor Who Stared Down Bill Cosby" ( NY Times Story ).
  • Kristen Gibbons Feden, a 35-year-old prosecutor, strode across the courtroom and stared down Bill Cosby from a few feet away.

CLOSER IN CRISIS: A Virtual Benefit Concert for COVID-19 Mental Health

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 6:00pm

Experts from Mental Health America, American Psychiatric Association and National Alliance on Mental Illness of New York City will provide information on virtual mental health resources, support programs and best practices for self-care while social distancing.

Key Points: 
  • Experts from Mental Health America, American Psychiatric Association and National Alliance on Mental Illness of New York City will provide information on virtual mental health resources, support programs and best practices for self-care while social distancing.
  • Backline is the music industry's mental health and wellness resource hub, providing access to a network of on-demand mental health services at no cost.
  • Mental Health America is the nation's leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to addressing the needs of those living with mental illness and promoting the overall mental health of all Americans.
  • Backline is the music industry's mental health and wellness resource hub, providing access to a network of on-demand mental health services at no cost.

Tri-Council for Nursing Welcomes State of the World's Nursing 2020: Investing in Education, Jobs and Leadership Report

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 6:00pm

CHICAGO, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Tri-Council for Nursing* applauds the publication of the World Health Organization's State of the World's Nursing 2020: Investing in Education, Jobs and Leadership report.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Tri-Council for Nursing* applauds the publication of the World Health Organization's State of the World's Nursing 2020: Investing in Education, Jobs and Leadership report.
  • In the midst of a global pandemic affecting the vast majority of countries across the world, this report takes on even greater significance.
  • The Tri-Council for Nursing is an alliance of five autonomous nursing organizations each focused on leadership for education, practice and research.
  • * American Association of Colleges of Nursing, the American Nurses Association, the American Organization for Nursing Leadership, the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, and the National League for Nursing.

Infinite Electronics Produces & Donates 3D-Printed Reusable Face Shields for Healthcare Workers Battling COVID-19

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:55pm

IRVINE, Calif., April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Infinite Electronics, Inc., a leading global supplier of electronic components, is using its 3-D printing capabilities to produce reusable medical face shields in an effort to aid healthcare workers battling the COVID-19 pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • IRVINE, Calif., April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Infinite Electronics, Inc., a leading global supplier of electronic components, is using its 3-D printing capabilities to produce reusable medical face shields in an effort to aid healthcare workers battling the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Infinite Electronics has begun manufacturing general-use medical face shields that can protect the entire face area of medical workers currently experiencing a shortage of personal protection equipment (PPE).
  • We are donating the face shields to as many healthcare resources as possible," explained Penny Cotner, President & CEO of Infinite Electronics.
  • Infinite Electronics has already shipped their first order of face shields and has received more orders to fulfill.

Hope for charities as 30% intend to give more in 2020, says new survey from BBB's Give.org

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:47pm

But there is cause for hope, because 30% of individuals say they intend to give more in 2020, according to new research from BBB's Give.org.

Key Points: 
  • But there is cause for hope, because 30% of individuals say they intend to give more in 2020, according to new research from BBB's Give.org.
  • The standards-based, charity-evaluation group today released the Give.org Special Report: COVID-19 and the Charitable Sector.
  • The report, a survey of 118 BBB Accredited Charities and more than 1,000 adults in the United States, explores what charities and donors currently anticipate will be the consequences of the COVID-19 outbreak on the charitable sector.
  • ABOUT BBB:For more than 100 years, the Better Business Bureau has been helping people find businesses, brands, and charities they can trust.

The National Kidney Registry and Viracor Eurofins Announce Coronavirus Antibody Testing for Donors and Recipients

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:47pm

GREENWICH, N.Y. andLEE'S SUMMIT, Mo., April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Kidney Registry (NKR) and Viracor Eurofins announced a partnership today to deliver the newly released COVID-19 antibody testing for NKR's vast network of Member Centers.

Key Points: 
  • GREENWICH, N.Y. andLEE'S SUMMIT, Mo., April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Kidney Registry (NKR) and Viracor Eurofins announced a partnership today to deliver the newly released COVID-19 antibody testing for NKR's vast network of Member Centers.
  • NKR has relied on Eurofins' specialty transplantation laboratories, VRL Eurofins and Viracor Eurofins, for over seven years to process mission critical tests to support NKR's paired exchange operation.
  • The two Eurofins sister companies launched COVID-19 PCR testing on March 13th and quickly followed with the launch of the COVID-19 antibody testing on April 8th.
  • "We are pleased to announce that COVID-19 antibody testing will be available to NKR Member Centers by Friday, April 10th.

How Boomers Can Learn Spanish at Home-International Living

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:45pm

"This theory was based on the idea that not all brains learn the same and so a general curriculum doesn't work for all students.

Key Points: 
  • "This theory was based on the idea that not all brains learn the same and so a general curriculum doesn't work for all students.
  • Mature students just wanted to be courteous and know enough Spanish to get around."
  • The International Living report examines practices Hardy has used to help a mature brain learn another language.
  • More information on learning Spanish can be found, here: How to Learn Spanish
    Further information, as well as interviews with expert authors for radio, TV or print, is available on request.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Portable Room Air Purifier (PHO-2679)

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:45pm

Fortunately, two inventors from Litchfield Park, Ariz., have targeted the cause by finding a way to improve air quality.

Key Points: 
  • Fortunately, two inventors from Litchfield Park, Ariz., have targeted the cause by finding a way to improve air quality.
  • They developed a prototype for AIR DUSTER to purify the air, ridding it of dust, dirt and allergens.
  • As such, it eliminates the need for a complex, high maintenance, expensive portable air purifier and complies with Dept.
  • There will be less dusting around the home, as the AIR DUSTER does most of the dusting for you."

$23.5 Billion Data Center Blade Server Market Assessment, 2020-2025

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:45pm

The Global Data Center Blade Server market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 8.35% during the forecast period, reaching a total market size of US$23.535 billion in 2025 from US$14.548 billion in 2019.

Key Points: 
  • The Global Data Center Blade Server market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 8.35% during the forecast period, reaching a total market size of US$23.535 billion in 2025 from US$14.548 billion in 2019.
  • The increasing adoption of virtualization applications, increasing load on data centers, and effective utilization of data center space are also key drivers for data center blade server market.
  • On the basis of function, the data center blade server market is segmented into web hosting, virtualization, and cluster computing.
  • Strict data regulations in countries like China also support the market growth of the data center blade server across this region.

Tuya Smart Announces Fritz Werder as North American General Manager

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:40pm

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global IoT platform leader Tuya Smart, today announced the appointment of Fritz Werder as General Manager and Head of North America.

Key Points: 
  • SAN JOSE, Calif., April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global IoT platform leader Tuya Smart, today announced the appointment of Fritz Werder as General Manager and Head of North America.
  • "It's an exciting time to be involved in the IoT industry; smart products are transforming homes and businesses around the world, and Tuya Smart is at the forefront of this movement," said Werder.
  • "We're excited to welcome Fritz Werder to our North American operations and our global team," added Alex Yang, COO and co-founder of Tuya Smart.
  • Tuya provides a global-leading AI+IoT platform that brings smart products to life for manufacturers, brands, OEMs and retail chains.

Emeritus Steps Up To Help University Partners Go Online To Educate Students During The Global Coronavirus Crisis

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:34pm

To meet the needs of their university partners, including Columbia Business School and Imperial College Business School, Emeritus is shifting face-to-face executive education courses to online formats.

Key Points: 
  • To meet the needs of their university partners, including Columbia Business School and Imperial College Business School, Emeritus is shifting face-to-face executive education courses to online formats.
  • Professors will deliver the coursework live online, so students experience lectures and work in real time.
  • Emeritus conducts more than 4,000 live online teaching events each year for students from more than 70 countries.
  • Emeritus' global team includes 550+ employees located in Boston, Dubai, Mexico City, Mumbai, New Delhi, Shanghai and Singapore.

Wreaths Across America to Kick Off 5K Race Series with Virtual Race in Texas

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:34pm

COLLEGE STATION, Texas, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, national nonprofit Wreaths Across America (WAA) announces the kick off to its 2020 Stem to Stone Race Tour.

Key Points: 
  • COLLEGE STATION, Texas, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, national nonprofit Wreaths Across America (WAA) announces the kick off to its 2020 Stem to Stone Race Tour.
  • The first event will take place VIRTUALLY with a 5K in Texas on Sunday, April 19.
  • The series, which is in partnership with event management and timing company CompetitorME, was announced earlier this year and features eight 5K road races throughout the year.
  • Due to COVID-19, and the CDC's recommendation for large gatherings, this race has been moved to a VIRTUAL event.

"Citizenship Is Not a Right - It Is a Privilege" Says the CEO of St Kitts and Nevis' Citizenship by Investment Unit

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:33pm

Anyone aged over 18 can obtain citizenship from St Kitts and Nevis, provided they first meet all the due diligence requirements.

Key Points: 
  • Anyone aged over 18 can obtain citizenship from St Kitts and Nevis, provided they first meet all the due diligence requirements.
  • Built over the years, the application process from St Kitts and Nevis now involves a complex vetting mechanism.
  • Firstly, once cannot apply directly to the Citizenship by Investment Unit (CIU) and must instead hire an authorised person, commonly referred to as an agent.
  • St Kitts and Nevis was the first country in the world to offer Citizenship by Investment, enshrined in legislation in 1984.

Dave Stewart Of Eurythmics Offer Musicians In Isolation Chance To Collaborate Using TRACKD Music App

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:31pm

LONDON, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Trackd - Some positive news to report, artists continue to collaborate without travelling amid Coronavirus advice.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Trackd - Some positive news to report, artists continue to collaborate without travelling amid Coronavirus advice.
  • New music making and discovery app Trackd is helping amateur and professional musicians globally continue to work together remotely from home following advice from governments globally to restrict travel to essential trips.
  • Musicians, Singers, Songwriters, Producers and DJs are able to use Trackd to record , create and publish music together without having to travel to be in a studio together.
  • Trackd prides itself on its leverage of social media to create a space for artists to collaborate and promote worldwide using their phone.

Italian Golf Pro Superstar Francesco Molinari Headlines Famiglia Pasqua's New Social Media Campaign

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:30pm

NEW YORK, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Over 24-million American adults either play golf or watch the game, according to the National Golf Foundation's 2019 Golf Industry Report.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Over 24-million American adults either play golf or watch the game, according to the National Golf Foundation's 2019 Golf Industry Report.
  • To reach them, Veneto's Famiglia Pasqua is preparing to tee-off with a $41K social media ad campaign on Instagram, WeTransfer and Google Display.
  • Starting this spring and extending through the summer, Pasqua's 2020 "Talent Never Tasted Better" campaign, targeted at social media-savvy golf fans in New York, California and Texas, will feature Italian golf superstar Francesco Molinari, winner of the 147th British Open (2018) and part of the victorious European team in the 2018 Ryder Cup.
  • For their first social media campaign, however, Pasqua has turned pro in partnering with champion golfer Molinari.

Kids With Cancer Offer Tips, Humor and Support for Surviving in the New 'Normal' With All Funds Raised Going to FAM

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:30pm

Now a group of kids with cancer who know exactly what it's like to be isolated are taking their advice, cheer and life lessons to CAMEO.

Key Points: 
  • Now a group of kids with cancer who know exactly what it's like to be isolated are taking their advice, cheer and life lessons to CAMEO.
  • And, at the same time, raising funds for FAM , whose mission is supporting families whose children are dealing with life-threatening and life-altering illnesses.
  • In fact, 100 percent of funds raised have gone straight to the cause with operational expenses covered by a benefactor.
  • To find out more about how to support the CAMEO fundraiser and choose a FAM Cancer Warrior message, go to cameo.com/onearmwilliex8 ; cameo.com/layla22 or cameo.com/prince_keyair .

InventHelp Inventor Develops Less Invasive Treatment Option for Erectile Dysfunction (PIT-985)

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:30pm

PITTSBURGH, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- "I'm a doctor and I wanted to create a less invasive treatment option for patients with erectile dysfunction," said an inventor, from Cumberland, Md., "so I invented the MALE HELPER."

Key Points: 
  • PITTSBURGH, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- "I'm a doctor and I wanted to create a less invasive treatment option for patients with erectile dysfunction," said an inventor, from Cumberland, Md., "so I invented the MALE HELPER."
  • The invention provides an improved way to help treat erectile dysfunction.
  • As a result, it could enhance personal comfort and it could provide added peace of mind.
  • The invention features an effective design that is easy to apply and use so it is ideal for men with erectile dysfunction.

Farmers® Cares Premium Adjustment Initiative Will Provide More Than 115,000 Farmers Insurance® Business Insurance Customers a Monthly Premium Credit of 20 Percent Over the Next Two Months

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:30pm

"We understand how challenging running a business can be, particularly in these extraordinary times, and we want our business insurance customers to know Farmers cares and we want to help," said Sharon Fernandez, president of business insurance for Farmers.

Key Points: 
  • "We understand how challenging running a business can be, particularly in these extraordinary times, and we want our business insurance customers to know Farmers cares and we want to help," said Sharon Fernandez, president of business insurance for Farmers.
  • "For the next two months, many of our business insurance customers will see a 20 percent premium reduction."
  • Additionally, for all business insurance customers, Farmershas made adjustments to allow extra time for business insurance customers to pay for their policies.
  • Restaurant, office, retail and service business insurance customers do not need to take any action to make this credit effective on their policy; it will be done automatically by Farmers.

Global $1.2+ Trillion Photonics Market Insights, 2020-2030 - Rising Adoption of Photonics Products in Communication Applications is a Key Growth Driver

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:30pm

The demand for energy-efficient products is rising across the world, as these products work efficiently for long operating hours and have low maintenance costs.

Key Points: 
  • The demand for energy-efficient products is rising across the world, as these products work efficiently for long operating hours and have low maintenance costs.
  • Attributed to these factors, energy efficiency has become an important parameter for designing different products including high-performance computing systems.
  • The fastest growth in demand for photonics products is predicted to be generated for lighting applications in the coming years.
  • The rising adoption of photonics products in communication applications is a key driving factor of the photonics market.

Hand to Hold Launches Virtual Support Services for NICU Families

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:30pm

Today, Hand to Hold , a nonprofit organization for NICU families, announced the launch of virtual support groups for NICU families to address this challenge.

Key Points: 
  • Today, Hand to Hold , a nonprofit organization for NICU families, announced the launch of virtual support groups for NICU families to address this challenge.
  • The virtual services are available free of charge to all families and caregivers of NICU babies.
  • The virtual support groups will be available via live Zoom conference calls and will be led by certified peer support specialists.
  • "Our online support groups are designed to provide NICU families with a virtual 'hand to hold' and emotional support during the COVID-19 crisis."

Zaxby's launches Zax Family Packs for drive-thru and delivery

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:30pm

Zax Family Packs include 20 Chicken Fingerz or 30 boneless wings with shareable sides to feed four people at a value price point of $24.99, available at participating locations while supplies last.

Key Points: 
  • Zax Family Packs include 20 Chicken Fingerz or 30 boneless wings with shareable sides to feed four people at a value price point of $24.99, available at participating locations while supplies last.
  • Zaxby's offers customers a choice of 20 Chicken Fingerz or 30 boneless wings in Zax Family Packs plus generous portions of crinkle fries, Texas toast and dipping sauces to complete their meals.
  • Zax Family Packs are priced starting at $24.99, and customers can add on additional items such as drinks and desserts.
  • While Zaxby's dining rooms are currently closed for the safety of guests and team members, customers may order Zax Family Packs via the drive-thru or mobile ordering with carry-out, curbside and delivery options available depending on location.

PRO Unlimited Named SIIA Business Technology Product CODiE Award Finalist for Best VMS Platform

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:20pm

SAN FRANCISCO, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- PRO Unlimited , a global innovator of contingent workforce management software and services, today announced that its Wand Vendor Management System (VMS) was named a 2020 SIIA CODiE Award finalist in the "Best VMS Platform" category.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- PRO Unlimited , a global innovator of contingent workforce management software and services, today announced that its Wand Vendor Management System (VMS) was named a 2020 SIIA CODiE Award finalist in the "Best VMS Platform" category.
  • Finalists represent the best products, technologies and services in software, information and business technology.
  • Wand VMS was honored as one of 150 finalists across the 40 business technology categories.
  • Their scores determine the SIIA CODiE Award finalists, which account for 80% of the overall score.

IMA World Health partners with African Christian health network in seven-country coronavirus response

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:20pm

WASHINGTONand BALTIMORE, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- IMA World Health is partnering with the Africa Christian Health Associations Platform (ACHAP) in launching a response to the novel coronavirus COVID-19 in seven countries in west, central and east Africa.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTONand BALTIMORE, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- IMA World Health is partnering with the Africa Christian Health Associations Platform (ACHAP) in launching a response to the novel coronavirus COVID-19 in seven countries in west, central and east Africa.
  • ACHAP is the coordinating body of 43 Christian health associations and faith-based associations in 32 African nations.
  • In addition, IMA World Health will work with ACHAP to:
    Develop and disseminate messaging on the virus to the public through churches, schools and community leaders.
  • In addition to its partnership with ACHAP, IMA World Health is responding to COVID-19 in Tanzania.

Swedish Match Restarts Manufacturing in the Dominican Republic

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:19pm

STOCKHOLM, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 20th Swedish Match AB announced that the cigar operations of its subsidiary, Swedish Match Dominicana, would be temporarily suspended from March 23rd with a targeted date of April 6th to resume operations.

Key Points: 
  • STOCKHOLM, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 20th Swedish Match AB announced that the cigar operations of its subsidiary, Swedish Match Dominicana, would be temporarily suspended from March 23rd with a targeted date of April 6th to resume operations.
  • Manufacturing operations have resumed today with one shift and the resumption of any additional shifts is dependent on the national curfew being lifted or altered.
  • While many aspects of the COVID-19 situation remain fluid, we currently do not anticipate any material impact on our ability to meet anticipated demand.

Tyto Care Raises $50M to Expand Its Telehealth Exam and Diagnosis Offering Globally

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:16pm

The additional funding comes as Tyto Care experiences surging demand with rapid global telehealth adoption, having witnessed 3X growth in sales in 2019 alone.

Key Points: 
  • The additional funding comes as Tyto Care experiences surging demand with rapid global telehealth adoption, having witnessed 3X growth in sales in 2019 alone.
  • Tyto Care has experienced double-digit telehealth utilization, over 10 times higher than standard virtual care programs, which see less than 5% utilization on average.
  • "Olive Tree Ventures, a digital healthfund, is ecstatic to partner with Tyto Care to accelerate the adoption of global telehealth solutions.
  • The platform also allows for simple integration with electronic health records systems, third party exam tools, and other telehealth platforms.

Kaolin Market Insights, 2020-2025 Featuring EICL, BASF, Thiele Kaolin Company, Ashapura Group, Kamin, Imerys, Sedleck Kaolin, Quarzwerke, and SCR-Sibelco

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:15pm

Increasing demand for ceramic products and rising usage of kaolin in the cement industry are considered as the driving factor for the growth of the market.

Key Points: 
  • Increasing demand for ceramic products and rising usage of kaolin in the cement industry are considered as the driving factor for the growth of the market.
  • Rapid industrialization in developing economies is expected to fuel the demand for kaolin in construction and other industries.
  • By application, the global kaolin market has been segmented as paper, ceramics, and paint & coatings among others.
  • Prominent key market players in the global kaolin market are adopting various growth strategies such as new product launches, M&A, and partnerships to expand their global footprint.

ShopKeep Partners With Lendio To Make Federal COVID-19 Relief Funds More Accessible

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:13pm

"Over the past month the entire team at ShopKeep has shifted its focus to doing whatever we can to help small businesses navigate through these challenging times," said Michael DeSimone, CEO of ShopKeep.

Key Points: 
  • "Over the past month the entire team at ShopKeep has shifted its focus to doing whatever we can to help small businesses navigate through these challenging times," said Michael DeSimone, CEO of ShopKeep.
  • ShopKeep is headquartered in New York City, with offices in Portland (OR), Chicago (IL), and Belfast (NIR).
  • You can also join the conversation on the ShopKeep blog and follow us @ShopKeep on Twitter.
  • Lendio is a free online marketplace that leverages machine learning to help business owners find the right small business loans within minutes.

Project Green Schools Engages Students in Environmental Action with 'Race for the Planet: Virtual Home Edition'

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:12pm

BOSTON, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Project Green Schools is excited to announce the launch of "Race for the Planet: Virtual Home Edition," a new program to inspire students, schools and communities to create environmental change this spring.

Key Points: 
  • BOSTON, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Project Green Schools is excited to announce the launch of "Race for the Planet: Virtual Home Edition," a new program to inspire students, schools and communities to create environmental change this spring.
  • The program,sponsored by National Grid, aims to engage participants in environmental action.
  • "We are thrilled to introduce a virtual program to engage schools, students and communities," said Robin Buchanan, Founder & Executive Director of Project Green Schools.
  • "Race for the Planet: Virtual Home Edition" also provides an opportunity for schools to raise funds for a local project to Green Up Their School/Community, as well as to support K-12 Environmental Learning initiatives for students nationwide.

Abintegro redefines how employers recruit early talent

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:01pm

CHISWICK, England, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Abintegro, the UK's leading student career development platform, announces the launch of its Early Talent Recruiting Service, redefining the way graduate employers recruit.

Key Points: 
  • CHISWICK, England, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Abintegro, the UK's leading student career development platform, announces the launch of its Early Talent Recruiting Service, redefining the way graduate employers recruit.
  • Speaking about the launch of the Early Talent Recruiting Service, Tony Heard, Managing Director at Abintegro, said:
    "We understand how important it is for students and recent graduates to have access to the greatest range of job opportunities.
  • We consider the development of our Early Talent Recruiting Service to be a vital next step in providing that unbiased service.
  • To learn more about Abintegro's Early Talent Recruiting Service, and to register for a free employer account, please visit https://www.abintegro.co/clients/early-talent-recruitment

The Changing 'State of Live' During the COVID-19 Crisis

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:01pm

This special LiveU report is based on data generated from its global customer base.

Key Points: 
  • This special LiveU report is based on data generated from its global customer base.
  • Live sessions via the LiveU Central management platform have more than doubled, with the number of users increasing by 30%.
  • Wasserman continued, "As the market recovers, we believe that live streaming and remote production will continue to be a crucial workflow solution.
  • Of course, together with sports fans around the world, we're waiting for the return of live sports, with so many exciting productions planned."

SoFi To Acquire Galileo Financial Technologies

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SoFi , the online personal finance company, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Galileo Financial Technologies ("Galileo"), the powerful financial services API and payments platform.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SoFi , the online personal finance company, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Galileo Financial Technologies ("Galileo"), the powerful financial services API and payments platform.
  • SoFi will pay total purchase consideration of $1.2B to acquire Galileo, comprising cash and stock.
  • "SoFi has built a very strong diversified financial services company focusing on a full suite of financial services.
  • Galileo will collaborate with SoFi to accelerate the technology roadmap needs for consumer financial offerings, as well as offering the full SoFi suite of products and services to those Galileo partners who are looking to broaden their offering to better meet the needs of their customers.

Eli Lilly and Company to Hold 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders Virtually

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:00pm

INDIANAPOLIS, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced today that due to the public health impact of the coronavirus outbreak, and to support the health and well-being of its employees, shareholders, and other meeting participants, the Board of Directors of Eli Lilly and Company will hold the company's Annual Meeting of Shareholders scheduled for Monday, May 4, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. EDT in a virtual meeting format only.

Key Points: 
  • INDIANAPOLIS, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced today that due to the public health impact of the coronavirus outbreak, and to support the health and well-being of its employees, shareholders, and other meeting participants, the Board of Directors of Eli Lilly and Company will hold the company's Annual Meeting of Shareholders scheduled for Monday, May 4, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. EDT in a virtual meeting format only.
  • The company has designed the format of the Annual Meeting to ensure that shareholders are afforded opportunities to participate in the meeting, including voting and asking questions using online tools.
  • As described in the proxy materials for the Annual Meeting, Lilly shareholders are entitled to attend and vote at the Annual Meeting only if they held shares as of the close of business on March 9, 2020, the record date designated by the Board for the meeting, or hold a legal proxy for another shareholder.
  • Shareholders can vote their shares prior to the meeting until 11:59 p.m. EDT on May 3, 2020 at www.proxyvote.com or by telephone.

NCSBN provides regulatory perspective to State of the World's Nursing 2020: Investing in Education, Jobs and Leadership report

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:00pm

CHICAGO, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- NCSBN is proud to be a contributor to the World Health Organization's State of the World's Nursing 2020: Investing in Education, Jobs and Leadership report.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- NCSBN is proud to be a contributor to the World Health Organization's State of the World's Nursing 2020: Investing in Education, Jobs and Leadership report.
  • Many of these changes provide solutions that should be sustained in the longer term.
  • For years evidence has demonstrated that nurses need to be enabled to work to their full scope of practice.
  • There are also 27 associate members that are either NRBs or empowered regulatory authorities from other countries or territories.

George Weston Limited Announces Timing of First Quarter Earnings Release

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 5:00pm

TORONTO, April 7, 2020 /CNW/ - George Weston Limited (TSX: WN) will be announcing its 2020 First Quarter Results on May 5, 2020at 6:00AM (ET).

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, April 7, 2020 /CNW/ - George Weston Limited (TSX: WN) will be announcing its 2020 First Quarter Results on May 5, 2020at 6:00AM (ET).
  • Please refer to George Weston Limited's Management Proxy Circular dated March 13, 2020, available on www.weston.ca or under George Weston Limited's SEDAR profile at www.sedar.com , for additional details on how to attend the virtual meeting.
  • George Weston Limited is a Canadian public company founded in 1882.
  • The Company operates through its three reportable operating segments, Loblaw Companies Limited, Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust and Weston Foods.

The Global Outdoor Backpacks Market is expected to grow by $ 777.55 mn during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 5% during the forecast period

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 4:15pm

The analyst has been monitoring the outdoor backpacks market and it is poised to grow by $ 777.55 mn during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 5% during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The analyst has been monitoring the outdoor backpacks market and it is poised to grow by $ 777.55 mn during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 5% during the forecast period.
  • Our reports on outdoor backpacks market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The market is driven increasing number of government initiatives to promote outdoor recreational activities, product launches, and availability of outdoor backpacks online and .
  • The outdoor backpacks market analysis include distribution channel segment, capacity segment and geographic landscapes.

Hippo Premium Packaging Creates Brand Identity, Logo and Packaging System for Military Meds

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 4:15pm

SAN DIEGO, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Hippo Premium Packaging ( hippopackaging.com ), a leader in custom packaging and branding solutions for the legal cannabis industry, announced it created a new logo, brand identity system, and packaging designs for Military Meds.

Key Points: 
  • SAN DIEGO, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Hippo Premium Packaging ( hippopackaging.com ), a leader in custom packaging and branding solutions for the legal cannabis industry, announced it created a new logo, brand identity system, and packaging designs for Military Meds.
  • Hippo also created the packaging for Military Meds' full line of products, and incorporated a "soft-touch" premium paper that conveys the exceptional quality of the product.
  • Kary Radestock, Co-Founder and CEO of Hippo Premium Packaging, said that it was an honor to work with Military Meds.
  • Hippo Premium Packaging provides compelling, unique, and innovative packaging and branding solutions to the cannabis and hemp industries.

AvarTec Responds to IT Surge in Market to Connect Workers Remotely

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 4:10pm

"It's been a unique and challenging time," said Jim Mehle, Owner of AvarTec.

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  • "It's been a unique and challenging time," said Jim Mehle, Owner of AvarTec.
  • AvarTec has worked steadily since the outbreak to transform a corporate office into several branch offices located in the homes of client's employees.
  • While AvarTec is helping clients work remotely, AvarTec employees are also working from home to meet the needs of those clients.
  • All the IT experts named in this release are available to be interviewed for what's trending in working remotely stories.

Edible Cutlery Market to Reach $56.9 Mn, Globally, by 2026 at 11.1% CAGR, Says Allied Market Research

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 4:10pm

According to the report, the global edible cutlery industry was pegged at $27.2 million in 2019, and is expected to reach $56.9 million by 2026, registering a CAGR of 11.1% from 2019 to 2026.

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  • According to the report, the global edible cutlery industry was pegged at $27.2 million in 2019, and is expected to reach $56.9 million by 2026, registering a CAGR of 11.1% from 2019 to 2026.
  • Growing use of edible cutlery in the airlines industry and introduction of various flavors- and colors-based edible cutlery drive the growth of the global edible cutlery market.
  • However, higher cost of edible cutlery hampers the market.
  • However, the global edible cutlery market across Asia-Pacific is estimated to register the highest CAGR of 12.7% during the study period, owing togrowth of the market primarily in China, Thailand, Japan, and South Korea.

Aveanna Expands Services through Launch of Online Telehealth Solution, Aveanna Teletherapy

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 4:01pm

ATLANTA, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Aveanna Healthcare ("Aveanna"), a leading home healthcare company, today announced the launch of its new remote healthcare platform, Aveanna Teletherapy.

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  • ATLANTA, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Aveanna Healthcare ("Aveanna"), a leading home healthcare company, today announced the launch of its new remote healthcare platform, Aveanna Teletherapy.
  • This program will allow Aveanna to care for its patients while providing a safe environment for staff and patients.
  • Teletherapy is available for both traditional therapy appointments and evaluations for existing and new patients.
  • A privately-owned company, Aveanna is dedicated to providing outstanding care with compassion, quality and clinical excellence.

MinerEye Launches Data Breach Incident Response & Investigation Service to Battle the Increasing Cyber Risks of Mass Telecommuting

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 4:01pm

HOD HASHARON, Israel, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- MinerEye, www.minereye.com , a data protection leader, is proud to announce the launch of a new Intelligent Data Breach Incident Response and Investigation Service.

Key Points: 
  • HOD HASHARON, Israel, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- MinerEye, www.minereye.com , a data protection leader, is proud to announce the launch of a new Intelligent Data Breach Incident Response and Investigation Service.
  • With this new MinerEye Service, an organization can accelerate and improve network-wide investigations to map compromised data and significantly reduce the time it takes to provide accurate breach notification.
  • It also allows them stay ahead of future incident related risks before they strike.
  • MinerEye's Data Breach Incident Response and Investigation Service enables organizations to meet breach notification requirements mandated by GDPR, CCPA, NYPA, HIPAA, PIPEDA and others.

Caregiver at Senior Helpers® of Scottsdale Recognized as Hometown Hero

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 4:01pm

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Senior Helpers , one the nation's premier providers of personalized in-home senior care, today announced its Scottsdale location has recognized caregiver Cinthia Acosta for her outstanding dedication to her clients' wellbeing and safety amid the global COVID-19 crisis.

Key Points: 
  • SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Senior Helpers , one the nation's premier providers of personalized in-home senior care, today announced its Scottsdale location has recognized caregiver Cinthia Acosta for her outstanding dedication to her clients' wellbeing and safety amid the global COVID-19 crisis.
  • "Cinthia has been a shining star and model for exemplary client service, and especially during this time of uncertainty," said Tiffany Phelan, owner of Senior Helpers of Scottsdale.
  • As an Essential Health Service, Senior Helpers will continue to meet the growing needs of in-home senior care across the U.S. by providing this vulnerable community with vital support.
  • Senior Helpers is one of Entrepreneur's Top 500 Franchise Companies and is an approved partner in the Military Spouse Employment Partnership.

Bluefin and Plug'n Pay Technologies Announce Partnership for PCI-Validated Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE)

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 4:00pm

Bluefin's P2PE solution addresses these needs on all points," said David Price, President, Plug'n Pay Technologies.

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  • Bluefin's P2PE solution addresses these needs on all points," said David Price, President, Plug'n Pay Technologies.
  • The Bluefin/ Plug'n Pay P2PE offering secures credit and debit card transactions by encrypting all data within a PCI-approved point of entry device.
  • "Plug'n Pay Technologies provides a complete suite of processing solutions for companies across the U.S.," said Greg Cornwell, Chief Revenue Officer, Bluefin.
  • Since 1996, Plug'n Pay Technologies has been on the forefront of bringing secure, reliable eCommerce solutions to businesses of all sizes.

The Season 3 Premiere Of TV One's Hit Series UNCENSORED Postponed Until Fall

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 4:00pm

SILVER SPRING, Md., April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --TV One announced today that the third season of its original auto-biographical series UNCENSORED will now return in fall.

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  • SILVER SPRING, Md., April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --TV One announced today that the third season of its original auto-biographical series UNCENSORED will now return in fall.
  • The series was originally slated to premiere on Sunday, April 26.
  • For more information on UNCENSORED, visit TV One's YouTube Channel and check out exclusive, behind-the-scenes content on http://www.tvone.tv .
  • Viewers can also join the conversation by connecting via social media on TV One's Twitter , Instagram and Facebook (@tvonetv) and the UNCENSORED Facebook and Instagram (@UncensoredTVOne) using the hashtag #UNCENSORED.

The Global Hand Sanitizer Market is expected to grow by $ 12.25 bn during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 62% during the forecast period

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 4:00pm

The analyst has been monitoring the hand sanitizer market and it is poised to grow by $ 12.25 bn during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 62% during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The analyst has been monitoring the hand sanitizer market and it is poised to grow by $ 12.25 bn during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 62% during the forecast period.
  • Our reports on hand sanitizer market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • The hand sanitizer market analysis include product segments, end-user segment, and geographic landscapes.

Comscore figures reveal surging levels of Coronavirus TV coverage driven by diverse audience

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 4:00pm

Several key age ranges are showing significant year-over-year viewing increases, with 18-34 up 38 percent, and 35-54 up 35 percent.

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  • Several key age ranges are showing significant year-over-year viewing increases, with 18-34 up 38 percent, and 35-54 up 35 percent.
  • Surprisingly, households with adults ages 18-34 showed the largest increase in viewership from the same week in 2019.
  • Changes in television viewership during the coronavirus pandemic can also be observed among Hispanic and Asian-American households.
  • A proven leader in measuring digital and TV audiences and advertising at scale, Comscore is the industry's emerging, third-party source for reliable and comprehensive cross-platform measurement.

National Leader In Personal Care Announces Medical Advisory Board To Support Research Efforts

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 4:00pm

EUGENE, Ore., April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Good Clean Love, recognized as a national leader in personal care and sexual health innovation, is proud to publicly announce its long-awaited Medical Advisory Board.

Key Points: 
  • EUGENE, Ore., April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Good Clean Love, recognized as a national leader in personal care and sexual health innovation, is proud to publicly announce its long-awaited Medical Advisory Board.
  • Good Clean Love prides itself on providing some of the safest and most scientifically-backed products for vaginal care in the industry.
  • As the company continues to expand its product offerings, the Advisory Board provides the future support of expertise in product development, patient needs, and clinical research.
  • "The advisory board is vital to the development of future Good Clean Love products and services," said Wendy Strgar, founder and CEO.

Agari Spring '20 Release Throttles Malicious Messages Faster as Email Scams Surge

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 4:00pm

Since the beginning of March, Agari scored more than 73 million inbound messages related to COVID-19 on behalf of our customers.

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  • Since the beginning of March, Agari scored more than 73 million inbound messages related to COVID-19 on behalf of our customers.
  • Over the course of this period, Agari observed a 592% increase in email messages with elevated risk scores exploiting the Coronavirus pandemic.
  • "Our top priority right now is the safety and health of our employees while helping our customers defend against escalating email threats.
  • Agari Brand Protection Executive Dashboard makes it easy to monitor and articulate detailed email authentication data over customizable time periods.

Distracted Driving Remains a Danger

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 4:00pm

During that limited amount of driving, we still run the risk of being in a crash, especially as a result of driving while distracted.

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  • During that limited amount of driving, we still run the risk of being in a crash, especially as a result of driving while distracted.
  • Texting or talking, even with a hands-free device, creates a cognitive distraction, taking concentration off the main task at hand --- driving.
  • The National Road Safety Foundation has brief videos about distracted driving that can be viewed or downloaded at no charge from http://www.nrsf.org/programs/distracted-driving .
  • The National Road Safety Foundation, Inc.,a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization founded nearly 60 years ago, produces traffic safety programs on distracted driving, speed and aggression, impaired driving, drowsy driving, driver proficiency, pedestrian safety and a host of other safety issues.

Thomson Reuters First-Quarter 2020 Earnings Announcement and Webcast Scheduled for May 5, 2020

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 4:00pm

Conference call and webcast scheduled for 8:30 a.m. EDT

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  • Conference call and webcast scheduled for 8:30 a.m. EDT
    TORONTO, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Thomson Reuters (NYSE, TSX: TRI) announced today that its first-quarter 2020 earnings will be issued via news release on Tuesday, May 5, 2020.
  • Steve Hasker, president and chief executive officer, and Mike Eastwood, chief financial officer, will host a conference call and simultaneous webcast that morning at 8:30 a.m. EDT.
  • You can access the webcast by visiting the " Investor Relations " section of the Thomson Reuters website.
  • For more information on Thomson Reuters, visit tr.com and for the latest world news, reuters.com .