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Old Dominion Freight Line's Second Quarter 2020 Conference Call On The Internet

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 4:00pm

THOMASVILLE, N.C., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (Nasdaq:ODFL) announced today that it plans to release its second quarter 2020 financial results before opening of trading on Thursday, July 30, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • THOMASVILLE, N.C., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (Nasdaq:ODFL) announced today that it plans to release its second quarter 2020 financial results before opening of trading on Thursday, July 30, 2020.
  • The Company will also hold a conference call to discuss its financial results and outlook at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) on Thursday, July 30, 2020.
  • An online, real-time webcast of Old Dominion's quarterly conference call will be available at www.odfl.com on Thursday, July 30, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time).
  • Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. is a leading, less-than-truckload ("LTL"), union-free motor carrier providing regional, inter-regional and national LTL services through a single integrated organization.

F1 Experiences and the Automobile Club of Monaco introduce Official Experience Packages for the 2021 Formula 1 Grand Prix de Monaco

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 4:00pm

LONDON, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- F1 Experiences, the Official Experience, Hospitality & Travel Programme of Formula 1, confirmed today that it has entered into an agreement with the Automobile Club of Monaco (ACM) whereby F1 Experiences will become the Official Experience Provider for the 2021 Formula 1 Grand Prix de Monaco.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- F1 Experiences, the Official Experience, Hospitality & Travel Programme of Formula 1, confirmed today that it has entered into an agreement with the Automobile Club of Monaco (ACM) whereby F1 Experiences will become the Official Experience Provider for the 2021 Formula 1 Grand Prix de Monaco.
  • Under the title of Monaco Grand Prix Experiences, this new collaboration will offer an exciting range of exclusive ticket and hospitality packages for the 2021 Formula 1 Grand Prix deMonaco, which will be held in the Principality of Monaco on May 20-23rd.
  • The Monaco Grand Prix Experiences programme offers dynamic products that feature official ACM hospitality venues, F1 Experiences behind the scenes access, luxury Monaco tourism activities, and other world class experiences that only the Monaco venue and the ACM can provide.
  • Michel Boeri, President of the Automobile Club de Monaco, said:
    "The Monaco Grand Prix is a Formula 1 institution and the most prestigious event on the annual racing calendar.

LG Named GM Innovator of the Year

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 4:01pm

TORONTO, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - LG Electronics (LG) received the coveted GM Innovation Award announced at General Motors' 28th Annual Supplier of the Year Awards event last week, the automotive leader's first ever virtual ceremony.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - LG Electronics (LG) received the coveted GM Innovation Award announced at General Motors' 28th Annual Supplier of the Year Awards event last week, the automotive leader's first ever virtual ceremony.
  • LG Electronics and LG Display were praised for delivering cutting-edge automotive technology and vehicle components that furthered vehicle capabilities and the driving experience.
  • This is the second time LG Electronics has been recognized by GM as a valued partner, having received the Innovation Award in 2016 with LG Chem for supplying automotive technologies and components toward GM's electric vehicle (EV) efforts.
  • "GM and LG share a vision of the vehicle cabin as a complete state-of-the-art system that lets drivers take the comforts of home with them."

Today's Jobs Report: Strong Employment Gains but Danger Ahead

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:58pm

NEW YORK, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In June, employment increased by 4.8 million, with most of the gains coming from retail, leisure, and hospitality.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In June, employment increased by 4.8 million, with most of the gains coming from retail, leisure, and hospitality.
  • The unemployment rate dropped to 11.1 percent, but the true rate, after adjusting for the misclassification error, is 12.3 percent.
  • And for additional perspective: the number of jobs in the US is still almost 15 million below the February level.
  • The increase in jobs is simply due to the reopening of many states' economies.

Americans look forward to safe, stay-at-home July 4 celebration

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:50pm

Americans need some optimism: Desperate for a reprieve, 59% of Americans said they were "very" or "somewhat" excited for the Fourth of July this year.

Key Points: 
  • Americans need some optimism: Desperate for a reprieve, 59% of Americans said they were "very" or "somewhat" excited for the Fourth of July this year.
  • Asked why they're excited: 54% say they like watching fireworks even though most will do so only on TV and 51% say "we need something to look forward to right now."
  • Road trips rule: Two-thirds of Americans (67%) say that, because of COVID-19, they'll be taking more road trips.
  • Americans also indicate they are more comfortable at a hotel (55%) than at an Airbnb or other vacation rentals (42%).

Europe Surgical Suture Market (2019 to 2027) - COVID-19 Impact and Regional Analysis

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:45pm

DUBLIN, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Europe Surgical Suture Market Forecast to 2027 - COVID-19 Impact and Regional Analysis By Product , Type , Application , and Country" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Europe Surgical Suture Market Forecast to 2027 - COVID-19 Impact and Regional Analysis By Product , Type , Application , and Country" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The European surgical suture market is projected to reach US$ 1,413.74 million by 2027 from US$ 925.29 million in 2019.
  • The growth of The European surgical suture market is attributed to the increasing number of orthopedic surgeries and cardiovascular surgeries, and government support for the healthcare industry.
  • The European surgical suture market, based on product, is further segmented into absorbable suture and non-absorbable suture.

Thinking about buying stock in Sorrento Therapeutics, Zomedica Pharmaceuticals, TOP Ships, Nokia, or Microsoft Corp?

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:45pm

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  • InvestorsObserver's PriceWatch Alerts are based on our proprietary scoring methodology.
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  • Each of those scores is then combined into an overall score that determines a stock's overall suitability for investment.
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Laser Diode Market - Growth, Trends, Forecasts (2020 - 2025)

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:40pm

VCSELs are a type of laser diode that offers superior beam properties, thermal stability, and device scalability compared to products like Fabry Perot laser diodes.

Key Points: 
  • VCSELs are a type of laser diode that offers superior beam properties, thermal stability, and device scalability compared to products like Fabry Perot laser diodes.
  • - Of all the wavelengths in which the laser diode operates, the green laser diodes have operational advantages over other wavelengths.
  • Due to the increased demand in the healthcare sector, green laser diodes are expected to occupy the largest share of the laser diode market during the forecast period.
  • The laser diode market is fragmented and highly competitive, owing to the presence of many small and large players.

BBVA USA goes virtual with financial education

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:40pm

HOUSTON, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- BBVA USA continues its strong push to provide financial education opportunities in the communities it serves, despite the continuing challenge of pandemic related stay-at-home orders in many areas.

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  • HOUSTON, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- BBVA USA continues its strong push to provide financial education opportunities in the communities it serves, despite the continuing challenge of pandemic related stay-at-home orders in many areas.
  • While the bank's financial education workshops have traditionally been held in person, its Responsible Business team has shifted quickly to leverage digital solutions to provide the same curriculum through virtual workshops led by BBVA volunteer subject-matter experts.
  • In 2019, BBVA provided more than 800 adult financial education workshops on personal finance, small business and home ownership, reaching more than 12,000 participants.
  • To date in 2020, volunteer instructors have led more than 250 workshops providing financial education to more than 4,000 participants through in-person (pre-COVID-19) and virtual (post-COVID-19) workshops.

Statement by Minister O'Regan in response to the Supreme Court of Canada Decision on the Trans Mountain Expansion Project

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:40pm

The appeal sought to challenge a unanimous decision by the Federal Court of Appeal (FCA), which concluded that the renewed CrownIndigenous consultations met the legal duty to consult Indigenous peoples on the Trans Mountain Expansion Project (TMX).

Key Points: 
  • The appeal sought to challenge a unanimous decision by the Federal Court of Appeal (FCA), which concluded that the renewed CrownIndigenous consultations met the legal duty to consult Indigenous peoples on the Trans Mountain Expansion Project (TMX).
  • "The government approved TMX because it is an important project for Canada.
  • "From the beginning, the Government of Canada worked to advance the consultation process on TMX with communities.
  • Ministers engaged directly, project conditions were amended and accommodations were established, several of which were co-developed to respond to concerns raised.

The U.S. Private Sector Job Quality Index (JQI)® June 2020

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:30pm

Private Sector Job Quality Index, said, "The sustainability of payroll gains reflected in the May and June Employment Situation reports will be dependent upon the effectiveness of U.S. economic reopening.

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  • Private Sector Job Quality Index, said, "The sustainability of payroll gains reflected in the May and June Employment Situation reports will be dependent upon the effectiveness of U.S. economic reopening.
  • The JQI assesses job quality in the United States by measuring desirable higher-wage/higher-hour jobs versus lower-wage/lower-hour jobs.
  • "Private Sector Job Quality Index" and "JQI" are registered trademarks of JQI IP Holdings LLC.
  • The Private Sector Job Quality Index is patent pending, application number US 62/900,923.

Hot Tub Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2020 - 2025)

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:30pm

However, other types of hot tubs such as submersible wood-fired hot tubs and solar hot tubs are also available in the market.

Key Points: 
  • However, other types of hot tubs such as submersible wood-fired hot tubs and solar hot tubs are also available in the market.
  • Multi-functionality of hot tubs is another factor anticipated to boost the hot tub market.
  • - Rapid urbanization is also anticipated to drive the global hot tub market during the forecast period.
  • As rapid growth in hotel and salon and spa industry is the key factor of accelerating the global hot tub market during the forecast period.

Companion Diagnostics Market Worth $6.8 Billion by 2025 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:30pm

The growth of the Companion Diagnostics Market is tied primarily to the advantages of companion diagnostics, the growing need for targeted therapy, the increasing importance of personalized medicine, the rising global incidence of cancer, and the ever-increasing application areas of companion diagnostics.

Key Points: 
  • The growth of the Companion Diagnostics Market is tied primarily to the advantages of companion diagnostics, the growing need for targeted therapy, the increasing importance of personalized medicine, the rising global incidence of cancer, and the ever-increasing application areas of companion diagnostics.
  • Assays, kits, & reagents segment to account for the largest share of the Companion Diagnostics Market, by product & service
    The assays, kits, & reagents segment is expected to account for the largest share of the market in 2019.
  • Among all technology segments, the demand for companion diagnostics is estimated to grow at the highest rate among NGS technology.
  • Get Special Pricing on Bundle Reports:
    In Vitro Diagnostics Market by Product (Instruments, Reagents), Technology (Immunoassay, Clinical Chemistry, Molecular Diagnostics, Hematology, Urinalysis), Application (Diabetes, Oncology, Cardiology, Nephrology) - Forecast to 2023

Worldwide Aeroengine Fan Blades Market to 2027 - Rising Demand for Low Cost and Ultra-Low Cost Carriers Presents Opportunities

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:30pm

The growing investment in the aerospace and defense sector by governments is propelling the global aeroengine fan blades market.

Key Points: 
  • The growing investment in the aerospace and defense sector by governments is propelling the global aeroengine fan blades market.
  • The aeroengine fan blades market has been segmented on the basis of engine type, material type, and geography.
  • The market based on engine type has been segmented into turbofan aeroengine, turboprop aeroengine, and turbojet aeroengine.
  • The process also serves the purpose of obtaining overview and forecast for aeroengine fan blades market with respects to all the segments.

Companion Diagnostics Market Worth $6.8 Billion by 2025 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:30pm

The growth of the Companion Diagnostics Market is tied primarily to the advantages of companion diagnostics, the growing need for targeted therapy, the increasing importance of personalized medicine, the rising global incidence of cancer, and the ever-increasing application areas of companion diagnostics.

Key Points: 
  • The growth of the Companion Diagnostics Market is tied primarily to the advantages of companion diagnostics, the growing need for targeted therapy, the increasing importance of personalized medicine, the rising global incidence of cancer, and the ever-increasing application areas of companion diagnostics.
  • Assays, kits, & reagents segment to account for the largest share of the Companion Diagnostics Market, by product & service
    The assays, kits, & reagents segment is expected to account for the largest share of the market in 2019.
  • Among all technology segments, the demand for companion diagnostics is estimated to grow at the highest rate among NGS technology.
  • Get Special Pricing on Bundle Reports:
    In Vitro Diagnostics Market by Product (Instruments, Reagents), Technology (Immunoassay, Clinical Chemistry, Molecular Diagnostics, Hematology, Urinalysis), Application (Diabetes, Oncology, Cardiology, Nephrology) - Forecast to 2023

Randy Shipman joins Mohr Partners in Dallas

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:29pm

DALLAS, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Mohr Partners, Inc. the world's largest wholly-owned commercial real estate advisory firm exclusively focused on representing occupiers & corporations, is pleased to announce that Randy Shipman, a 30-year veteran of the Dallas commercial real estate industry, has joined Mohr Partners to focus on advising major corporations throughout Dallas, North America as well as globally in managing their real estate transactions and portfolios.

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  • DALLAS, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Mohr Partners, Inc. the world's largest wholly-owned commercial real estate advisory firm exclusively focused on representing occupiers & corporations, is pleased to announce that Randy Shipman, a 30-year veteran of the Dallas commercial real estate industry, has joined Mohr Partners to focus on advising major corporations throughout Dallas, North America as well as globally in managing their real estate transactions and portfolios.
  • Mr. Shipman will work closely with long-time Mohr Partners Managing Principal and Shareholder Rob Pipkin.
  • Shipman joins Mohr Partners from TenantBase and has previously held senior roles JLL, Trammell Crow and CBRE.
  • Mohr seamlessly provides corporate real estate services globally through its strategic alliance partners in Canada, Mexico/Latin America, EMEA and Asia Pacific.

Sergio Negreira Joins Lowers Forensics International as Executive Vice President, Forensics and Latin America

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:25pm

MIAMI, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Lowers Forensics International is pleased to welcome Sergio P. Negreira, CPA, CFF, J.D.

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  • MIAMI, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Lowers Forensics International is pleased to welcome Sergio P. Negreira, CPA, CFF, J.D.
  • as Executive Vice President, Forensics and Latin America.
  • Prior to joining Lowers Forensics International, Negreira was with Ernst & Young for over 25 years where he served as a partner within the forensics and disputes practice.
  • Lowers Forensics International is a financial forensics firm offering expertise in insurance claims accounting, litigation support, investigative services, and expert testimony to support organizations worldwide.

Napatech Premium Professional Services Offering Delivers SmartNIC Assurance for Data Center Operators

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:22pm

Designed for data center operators in cloud, telecommunications, enterprise and government networks, the offering delivers advanced professional and support solutions to meet the most demanding uptime requirements of networks supporting real-time, business- and mission-critical applications and services.

Key Points: 
  • Designed for data center operators in cloud, telecommunications, enterprise and government networks, the offering delivers advanced professional and support solutions to meet the most demanding uptime requirements of networks supporting real-time, business- and mission-critical applications and services.
  • Click to Tweet : @Napatech Link-Assure premium professional services offering delivers #SmartNIC assurance for data center operators.
  • It is also designed for an enterprise data center customer in international banking and finance in its first year of SmartNIC deployments for regulatory and compliance applications.
  • We are pleased that our premium professional services offering has been able to meet the most demanding requirements of hyperscale data center network operators in diverse markets such as global social media and international banking and finance.

Coventry Continues To Lead The Life Settlement Industry

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:21pm

The league tables published by The Deal are a comprehensive review of secondary market life settlement transactions.

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  • The league tables published by The Deal are a comprehensive review of secondary market life settlement transactions.
  • The Deal credited Coventry, together with its affiliate Life Equity, with purchasing over 1,250 policies in 2019, more than three times as many policies as the nearest competitor.
  • As the largest life settlement provider, Coventry's premiere network of professionals, industry-leading processes, and robust market strategy has allowed Coventry to structure or fund more than $40 billion in life insurance transactions since its inception.
  • By uniquely bridging insurance and capital markets, Coventry created the secondary market for life insurance and pioneered the resulting life settlement industry.

Yemen's Hadhramaut Province a Beneficiary of Saudi Health, Education, Energy and Water Sector Support

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:21pm

SDRPY is supporting Hadhramaut through a series of development projects in the health, education, energy and water sectors, and is also carrying out environmental sanitation work.

Key Points: 
  • SDRPY is supporting Hadhramaut through a series of development projects in the health, education, energy and water sectors, and is also carrying out environmental sanitation work.
  • The projects follow field visits to the governorate by program specialists to carry out development needs assessments in consultation with local authorities.
  • "The program is improving the education sector with the construction of two new schools in Mukalla and Seiyun," says SDRPY Hadhramaut Director Eng.
  • SDRPY has supported Hadhramaut's health sector by upgrading health centers and easing access to emergency health services in rural areas.

Hospital Stretchers Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2020 - 2025)

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:20pm

NEW YORK, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The global hospital stretchers market is expected to witness a CAGR of 5.8% over the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The global hospital stretchers market is expected to witness a CAGR of 5.8% over the forecast period.
  • The primary driving factors for the growth of the market are technological advancements in hospital stretchers coupled with the increasing prevalence of chronic diseases and hospitalization.
  • The rapid increasing older population around the world is increasing the demand for more number of hospital and hospital equipment further increasing the demand for hospital stretchers.
  • However, the high cost of specialized stretchers and increasing demand for home healthcare is expected to impede the market growth.

Michael Friedman Joins SkyRun Vacation Rentals As Director of Sales

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:17pm

BOULDER, Colo., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyRun Vacation Rentals has hired Michael Friedman as Director of Sales to drive growth into new markets.

Key Points: 
  • BOULDER, Colo., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyRun Vacation Rentals has hired Michael Friedman as Director of Sales to drive growth into new markets.
  • SkyRun has been called 'the best-kept secret in vacation rentals,' and Friedman plans to make that secret widely known.
  • SkyRun is excited to watch their team grow and welcome a new Director of Sales.
  • As a thought leader, Michael provides industry expertise in vacation rental outbound sales, network growth, sales funnels, and marketing plan development and execution.

Qontigo Launches First EU-Compliant Climate Benchmark Indices

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:16pm

ZUG, Switzerland, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Qontigo announced today the launch of two new families of Climate Indices: the STOXX Paris-Aligned Benchmark (PAB) Indices and the STOXX Climate Transition Benchmark (CTB) Indices.

Key Points: 
  • ZUG, Switzerland, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Qontigo announced today the launch of two new families of Climate Indices: the STOXX Paris-Aligned Benchmark (PAB) Indices and the STOXX Climate Transition Benchmark (CTB) Indices.
  • The new PAB Benchmarks and CTB Benchmarks track the performance of liquid securities from a selection of underlying STOXX Benchmark indices.
  • STOXX is the administrator of the STOXX and DAX indices under the European Benchmark Regulation and exercises control over all benchmark administration processes within Qontigo.
  • Financial instruments based on the STOXX indices, DAX indices or on any other indices supported by STOXX are in no way sponsored, endorsed, sold or promoted by STOXX, Qontigo GmbH, Qontigo Index GmbH, Deutsche Boerse Group or their licensors, research partners or data providers.

Pru Life UK Selects Qualtrics CustomerXM

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:15pm

SALT LAKE CITY and SEATTLE, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Qualtrics, the leader in customer experience and creator of the experience management category, today announced that Pru Life UK has selected Qualtrics CustomerXM.

Key Points: 
  • SALT LAKE CITY and SEATTLE, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Qualtrics, the leader in customer experience and creator of the experience management category, today announced that Pru Life UK has selected Qualtrics CustomerXM.
  • CustomerXM allows companies to predict, deliver, measure, and respond specifically to customer needs, in order to improve the customer experience and impact key business outcomes such as customer lifetime value, acquisition, and retention.
  • Qualtrics, the leader in customer experience and creator of the Experience Management (XM) category, is changing the way organizations manage and improve the four core experiences of businesscustomer, employee, product, and brand.
  • Over 11,000 organizations around the world are using Qualtrics to listen, understand, and take action on experience data (X-data)the beliefs, emotions, and intentions that tell you why things are happening, and what to do about it.

Global Cigars Industry (2019 to 2027) - Market Trajectory & Analytics

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:15pm

DUBLIN, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Cigars - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Cigars - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The global analysis and forecast periods covered within the report are 2020-2027 (Current & Future Analysis) and 2012-2019 (Historic Review).
  • The Cigars market will be reset to a new normal which going forwards in a post COVID-19 era will be continuously redefined and redesigned.
  • In Japan, the Cigars segment will reach a market size of US$1.1 Billion by the close of the analysis period.

Yemen's Hadhramaut Province a Beneficiary of Saudi Health, Education, Energy and Water Sector Support

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:13pm

SDRPY is supporting Hadhramaut through a series of development projects in the health, education, energy and water sectors, and is also carrying out environmental sanitation work.

Key Points: 
  • SDRPY is supporting Hadhramaut through a series of development projects in the health, education, energy and water sectors, and is also carrying out environmental sanitation work.
  • The projects follow field visits to the governorate by program specialists to carry out development needs assessments in consultation with local authorities.
  • "The program is improving the education sector with the construction of two new schools in Mukalla and Seiyun," says SDRPY Hadhramaut Director Eng.
  • SDRPY has supported Hadhramaut's health sector by upgrading health centers and easing access to emergency health services in rural areas.

CultivatePeople Launches Equity-Minded Compensation Software

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:13pm

WASHINGTON, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --CultivatePeople has launched a global compensation software for companies to pay their employees fairly and competitively against the market.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --CultivatePeople has launched a global compensation software for companies to pay their employees fairly and competitively against the market.
  • CEO and Founder Lola Han , formerly head of compensation at Zendesk, dedicated her career to employee compensation and has advised over 100 companies.
  • Learning from pain points, she and her team developed Kamsa to make compensation painless for organizations.
  • Kamsa provides real-time global market compensation data, allowing leaders to make data-driven pay decisions that establish consistent compensation structures and ranges, reducing bias.

Information Update - Use of the drug Picato may increase the risk of skin cancer

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:13pm

Issue: Use of the drug Picato may increase the risk of skin cancer.

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  • Issue: Use of the drug Picato may increase the risk of skin cancer.
  • Health Canada has found that there may be a link between the drug Picato and an increased risk of skin cancer.
  • To reduce your risk of skin cancer, follow safety tips , such as covering up and limiting your time in the sun.
  • Contact the company directly if you have questions about this medication:
    Consider the risk of serious adverse events before prescribing Picato.

Commercial Aircraft In-seat Power System Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecasts (2020 - 2025)

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:10pm

NEW YORK, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The commercial aircraft in-seat power system market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 3.73% during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The commercial aircraft in-seat power system market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 3.73% during the forecast period.
  • Asia-Pacific region is expected to generate the highest demand for commercial aircraft in-seat power system market during the forecast period.
  • Thus the focus on introduction of in-seat power systems in the cabins of the aircraft and the anticipated large scale deliveries of commercial aircraft in Asia-Pacific are expeccted to propel the market for commercial aircraft in-seat power systems in the region during the forecast period.
  • The major players in the commercial aircraft in-seat power system market are Astronics Corporation, KID-Systeme GmbH, Mid-Continent Instrument Co. Inc., InFlight Peripherals Ltd, and Inflight Canada Inc.

Biotech company TheraVab to implement IP management on dClinic's Blockchain

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:10pm

In addition to offering innovative healthcare solutions, TheraVab looks to implement its IP management on the blockchain to drive shorter drug development cycles and establish secure collaboration with industry and academic partners.

Key Points: 
  • In addition to offering innovative healthcare solutions, TheraVab looks to implement its IP management on the blockchain to drive shorter drug development cycles and establish secure collaboration with industry and academic partners.
  • This includes offering solutions of their Clinical Trials, Intellectual Property management, Royalties and Licencing, and Supply Chain management and compliance.
  • Leveraging the PHB, TheraVab will serve as a beacon for other Biotechs wishing to use Blockchain to help bring efficiencies and transparencies into their operations.
  • The World's first dedicated Healthcare Blockchain company to integrate Healthcare Systems, Clinics and Hospital Assets with a Revolutionary Private Healthcare Blockchain (PHB) for the secure, transparent delivery of Healthcare, Wellness and Vitality Services, promoting Evidence-based Positive Healthcare Outcomes.

F.N.B. Corporation Schedules Second Quarter 2020 Earnings Report and Conference Call

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:09pm

Corporation (NYSE: FNB) announced today that it plans to issue financial results for the second quarter of 2020, at 6:00 PM ET Thursday, July 16, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Corporation (NYSE: FNB) announced today that it plans to issue financial results for the second quarter of 2020, at 6:00 PM ET Thursday, July 16, 2020.
  • Dial-in Access: The conference call may be accessed by dialing 844-802-2440 (for domestic callers) or 412-317-5133 (for international callers).
  • A replay of the call will be available shortly after the completion of the call until midnight ET on Friday, July 24, 2020.
  • Corporation (NYSE: FNB), headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a diversified financial services company operating in seven states and the District of Columbia.

NetZoom Adds More Devices to the Most Extensive Microsoft Visio Stencils Library for Shapes, Templates, and Add-Ons

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:07pm

NetZoom Visio Stencils is the world's largest library of device stencils used by over 250,000 professionals worldwide.

Key Points: 
  • NetZoom Visio Stencils is the world's largest library of device stencils used by over 250,000 professionals worldwide.
  • The Device Library includes device stencils for racks, servers, network, telecom, audio, video, security, and infrastructure devices.
  • NetZoom subscribers can request new device shapes and stencils for free and download diagrams and stencils from www.VisioStencils.com .
  • NetZoom Visio Stencils is immediately available on a subscription basis and allows customers to request the development of new shapes at no additional cost.

Qontigo Launches First EU-Compliant Climate Benchmark Indices

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:04pm

ZUG, Switzerland, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Qontigo announced today the launch of two new families of Climate Indices: the STOXX Paris-Aligned Benchmark (PAB) Indices and the STOXX Climate Transition Benchmark (CTB) Indices.

Key Points: 
  • ZUG, Switzerland, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Qontigo announced today the launch of two new families of Climate Indices: the STOXX Paris-Aligned Benchmark (PAB) Indices and the STOXX Climate Transition Benchmark (CTB) Indices.
  • The new PAB Benchmarks and CTB Benchmarks track the performance of liquid securities from a selection of underlying STOXX Benchmark indices.
  • STOXX is the administrator of the STOXX and DAX indices under the European Benchmark Regulation and exercises control over all benchmark administration processes within Qontigo.
  • Financial instruments based on the STOXX indices, DAX indices or on any other indices supported by STOXX are in no way sponsored, endorsed, sold or promoted by STOXX, Qontigo GmbH, Qontigo Index GmbH, Deutsche Boerse Group or their licensors, research partners or data providers.

Bedlam Vodka Continues National Expansion With Firebirds Restaurant

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:04pm

DURHAM, N.C., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The South's most award-winning vodka, Bedlam, has continued its national expansion, entering 14 additional states as it is now featured on Firebirds Wood Fired Grill's menu in the restaurant's "Summer Breeze" cocktail in all US locations.

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  • DURHAM, N.C., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The South's most award-winning vodka, Bedlam, has continued its national expansion, entering 14 additional states as it is now featured on Firebirds Wood Fired Grill's menu in the restaurant's "Summer Breeze" cocktail in all US locations.
  • Bedlam is a unique vodka, distilled from long grain white rice which stems from a family recipe dating back to 19th century Ireland.
  • "The uniqueness of Bedlam makes it incredibly compelling to experiment with in cocktails as a mixologist," says Lisa Kozloff, Director of Beverage at Firebirds.
  • Bedlam Vodka is a highly awarded, handcrafted, grain to glass vodka made from 100% long grain white rice sourced from Arkansas and Louisiana.

June 2020 ISM-New York Report on Business: Big Changes, Small Changes

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:02pm

NEW YORK, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In June, New York City purchasing managers reported significant increases in Current Business Conditions, Six-Month Outlook, and Quantity of Purchases, according to the survey taken by the Institute for Supply Management-New York.

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  • NEW YORK, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In June, New York City purchasing managers reported significant increases in Current Business Conditions, Six-Month Outlook, and Quantity of Purchases, according to the survey taken by the Institute for Supply Management-New York.
  • "However, concerns remain that the damage felt by individual companies may be harder to overcome than the impact to the New York Metro economy as a whole."
  • For reference, Current Business Conditions were at 51.9 in February, before the pandemic's impact was reflected in the Report's findings.
  • The purpose of the survey is to quickly assess business conditions among firms in the New York City area.

Drop Hires Cynthia West as Vice President of Global Sales

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:01pm

DUBLIN, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Drop, the leading smart kitchen platform, today announced the addition of Cynthia West as Vice President of Global Sales.

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  • DUBLIN, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Drop, the leading smart kitchen platform, today announced the addition of Cynthia West as Vice President of Global Sales.
  • She comes to Drop from PROS where she led and coached the sales team to the company's largest SaaS deal at that time.
  • "Cynthia joining our team, with her years of sales leadership, signals a real evolution in where Drop is going," said Ben Harris, CEO and Co-founder of Drop.
  • "Joining Drop is exciting, not only the opportunity to help grow the company further in the connected appliance space, but being able to leverage my technology startup experience, sales leadership, and process mindset," said Cynthia West, Vice President of Global Sales at Drop.

Plenary Speakers Announced For Drupalcon Global Open Source Digital Experience Conference

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

PORTLAND, Ore., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Drupal Association is excited to announce plenary and featured speakers for its DrupalCon Global, the conference designed to bring people together to share thought leadership around open source and ambitious digital experiences, provide professional development opportunities and invigorate Drupal project momentum.

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  • PORTLAND, Ore., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Drupal Association is excited to announce plenary and featured speakers for its DrupalCon Global, the conference designed to bring people together to share thought leadership around open source and ambitious digital experiences, provide professional development opportunities and invigorate Drupal project momentum.
  • Heather Rocker, executive director of the Drupal Association states, "Mitchell Baker is a pioneer of the web and a strong advocate for open source.
  • We are honored to have her at DrupalCon Global and are excited to hear her speak on July 16th."
  • She is a strong advocate for the open internet, open source, and the importance of connecting technology to its impact on individuals and society.

KanTime Software Continues Expanding EVV Footprint Nationwide

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

As the CURES Act continues to mandate more states to adopt EVV, KanTime has made it a priority to become an alternate EVV provider in all open states so that post acute care providers can utilize one platform to manage everything from intake and scheduling all the way to billing and collections.

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  • As the CURES Act continues to mandate more states to adopt EVV, KanTime has made it a priority to become an alternate EVV provider in all open states so that post acute care providers can utilize one platform to manage everything from intake and scheduling all the way to billing and collections.
  • KanTime has achieved EVV certification as an alternate EVV provider or is integrated with the State mandated vendor in the following states: Ohio, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia, and Texas.
  • As states continue to adopt and mature their EVV programs KanTime will continue to take a leadership role in keeping customers in alignment with those changes.
  • KanTime Healthcare Software is an American based healthcare technology company that is the fastest-growing post-acute software provider in the nation with over 500,000 patients, 120,000 users, $5.1B in processed claims, and 32M annual visits.

Five Star Bank Partnering with Corserv to Offer Credit Cards

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

ATLANTA, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Corserv, a company that empowers Banks and Fintechs with payment programs, announced today that Five Star Bank has partnered with Corserv to offer credit cards to consumer, business, and commercial customers.

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  • ATLANTA, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Corserv, a company that empowers Banks and Fintechs with payment programs, announced today that Five Star Bank has partnered with Corserv to offer credit cards to consumer, business, and commercial customers.
  • "With Corserv's credit card program, Five Star Bank now offers competitive credit cards and is able to make the credit decisions especially for our relationship customers," said Krista Snelling, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Five Star Bank.
  • "Corserv's credit card program enables Five Star Bank to provide the best credit card products with local service for businesses, municipalities, and non-profits," said Jerry Craft, CEO of Corserv.
  • Five Star Bank, a locally owned and based community bank, delivers expedient decision-making by professionals with regional expertise.

OSG Launches New Employee Engagement Survey Application for HR Professionals

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

Armed with this information HR professionals can make more powerful decisions for their organization that will have more impact on staff engagement and retention.

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  • Armed with this information HR professionals can make more powerful decisions for their organization that will have more impact on staff engagement and retention.
  • Now, OSG has tailored its powerful behavioral analytics technology to address the needs of HR Professionals.
  • Within PxidaTX's survey library are a set of 'What Matters Most' surveys for employee engagement and every aspect of the employee life cycle, from onboarding to exit.
  • This removes the need for HR to send out a second survey to staff on the highest-ranking attributes and reduces survey fatigue.

QSimulate powers high-throughput quantum simulation for materials informatics at JSR

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The QSimulate quantum simulation platform that enables unprecedented high throughput, QSimulate-MI, has been enlisted by JSR Corporation, one of the major players in the semiconductor, display, optical, and polymer materials market, to enable the discovery of novel materials using Materials Informatics (MI) approaches.

Key Points: 
  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The QSimulate quantum simulation platform that enables unprecedented high throughput, QSimulate-MI, has been enlisted by JSR Corporation, one of the major players in the semiconductor, display, optical, and polymer materials market, to enable the discovery of novel materials using Materials Informatics (MI) approaches.
  • This, in turn, provides a superior dataset for Materials Informatics, as well as the ability to efficiently supplant that training set as required.
  • Yu-ya Ohnishi, Deputy General Manager for JSR, noted, "This is an exciting transitional period in the field of materials design, and collaboration between the quantum experts at QSimulate and the materials experts at JSR holds much promise."
  • About QSimulate: Headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, QSimulate focuses on integrating next-generation quantum tools into AI/MI-fueled discovery.

4 Ways COVID-19 is Creating a New Normal for Consumers, According to Auriemma Group

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

It is a question often asked within the payments industry, and one that Auriemma Group's research has been asking consumers for months.

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  • It is a question often asked within the payments industry, and one that Auriemma Group's research has been asking consumers for months.
  • Although spend may return to normal, there may be a new normal for how consumers make payments.
  • More consumers are trialing contactless and mobile payments than ever before, and some are shifting their purchase channel preferences.
  • "COVID-19 has given consumers strong incentive to try new payment methods and purchase channels," says Jaclyn Holmes, Director of Research at Auriemma Group.

Kellie Kilgore to Join The Crouch Group

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

DENTON, Texas, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Crouch Group is proud to announce Kellie Kilgore has joined the company as a new Account Representative.

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  • DENTON, Texas, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Crouch Group is proud to announce Kellie Kilgore has joined the company as a new Account Representative.
  • Kilgore also comes to The Crouch Group with a degree from Oklahoma State University in agricultural communications, and experience in sales, marketing, advertising, public relations and business strategy.
  • "We are excited to have Kellie join our team at The Crouch Group," Tim Crouch, the owner of The Crouch Group said, "We believe she will be a great asset to the company and will add value to our existing client relationships as well as potential new business."
  • The Crouch Group provides clients with campaign design and implementation services, graphic design, web design, video production services and advertising specialties.

California Wild Ales Expands Sales Outside of California and Launches its 2020 Bottle Club "The Yeastie Beasties"

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

SAN DIEGO, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --California Wild Ales, San Diego's only all-sour brewery, today announced it has begun shipping its barrel-aged wild ale outside of California.

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  • SAN DIEGO, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --California Wild Ales, San Diego's only all-sour brewery, today announced it has begun shipping its barrel-aged wild ale outside of California.
  • Also, the brewery has launched it's 2020 bottle club, called "The Yeastie Beasties," giving customers exclusive access to member-only beer and other exciting perks.
  • "The sour/American wild ale market is growing across the country and we are proud to offer California wild ale to a larger market and to offer some exclusive varieties to members of our membership club."
  • California Wild Ales, San Diego's Sour House, is San Diego's only all barrel-aged sour brewery.

Viking Announces Additional Sailings For New Mississippi River Cruises

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

LOS ANGELES, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Viking ( www.viking.com ) today announced that new 2023 sailings of its Mississippi River cruises are now on sale.

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  • LOS ANGELES, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Viking ( www.viking.com ) today announced that new 2023 sailings of its Mississippi River cruises are now on sale.
  • The company's first custom vessel, Viking Mississippi , will debut in August 2022 and will sail voyages on the Lower and Upper Mississippi River, between New Orleans and St. Paul.
  • Also, the company today released several new renderings of Viking Mississippi, which can be accessed in the Viking Media Center .
  • We look forward to welcoming guests as we bring modern river cruising to the Mississippi River in 2022."

MedLever and Legion Healthcare Providers Release New Prior Authorization Workflow Automation Solution for Radiation Oncology and Proton Therapy

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

To bring this unique offering to market, MedLever partnered with Legion Healthcare Providers and incorporated Legion's center development know-how, patient acquisition, and prior authorization expertise.

Key Points: 
  • To bring this unique offering to market, MedLever partnered with Legion Healthcare Providers and incorporated Legion's center development know-how, patient acquisition, and prior authorization expertise.
  • This specific MedLever solution is geared to support the administrative and revenue cycle needs of radiation oncology and proton therapy from the time of referral through insurance approval.
  • "The insurance authorization process is labyrinthine and forces an undue hardship upon clinicians and their teams," said MedLever Founder and CEO, Jacob Philip.
  • "Using MedLever, Legion designed a comprehensive multi-stage workflow to model, track, and monitor patients through the complex and often nonlinear referral and prior authorization process.

AmeriHealth HMO, Inc. And AmeriHealth Insurance Company Of New Jersey Provides Notice Of A Privacy Incident

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

CRANBURY, N.J., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --AmeriHealth HMO, Inc. and AmeriHealth Insurance Company of New Jersey (collectively "AmeriHealth New Jersey") are providing notice to certain members of a recent incident involving protected health information.

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  • CRANBURY, N.J., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --AmeriHealth HMO, Inc. and AmeriHealth Insurance Company of New Jersey (collectively "AmeriHealth New Jersey") are providing notice to certain members of a recent incident involving protected health information.
  • On May 8, 2020, the AmeriHealth New Jersey Privacy Office was notified that certain member information may have been accessible for unauthorized viewing.
  • The investigation determined that certain AmeriHealth New Jersey members used the same password credentials for multiple websites.
  • Upon learning of this incident, AmeriHealth New Jersey quickly took steps to ensure the security of the member portal accounts involved.

Independence Blue Cross Provides Notice Of A Privacy Incident

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

PHILADELPHIA, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Independence Blue Cross, LLC ("Independence") is providing notice to certain members of a recent incident involving protected health information.

Key Points: 
  • PHILADELPHIA, July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Independence Blue Cross, LLC ("Independence") is providing notice to certain members of a recent incident involving protected health information.
  • On May 8, 2020, the Independence Blue Cross Privacy Office was notified that certain member information may have been accessible for unauthorized viewing.
  • The investigation determined that certain Independence members used the same password credentials for multiple websites.
  • Upon learning of this incident, Independence quickly took steps to ensure the security of the member portal accounts involved.

Food Safety When Eating Outdoors

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

Also remember to pack your picnic basket with food safety in mind, as foodborne bacteria that cause food poisoning (also known as foodborne illness) multiply faster in warm weather.

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  • Also remember to pack your picnic basket with food safety in mind, as foodborne bacteria that cause food poisoning (also known as foodborne illness) multiply faster in warm weather.
  • Follow these tips to keep your food safe when eating outdoors:
    Defrost meat, poultry, and seafood in the refrigerator or by submerging sealed packages in cold water.
  • You can also microwave-defrost, but only if the food will be grilled immediately afterward.
  • Never use the same platter and utensils for cooked food that you used for raw meat, poultry, or seafood.

Ag-Analytics Opens Office at Purdue University's New Convergence Center

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Ag-Analytics is excited to announce the opening of a new office facility at the Convergence Center at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.

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  • WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Ag-Analytics is excited to announce the opening of a new office facility at the Convergence Center at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.
  • "For us, there is no better place to grow our company than among the bright minds and future discoveries of Purdue University."
  • "We look forward to collaborating with Ag-Analytics as they expand to the Convergence Center at Purdue University."
  • The beautiful and modern Convergence office space is located within the Discovery Park District of Purdue University.