Economy of France

Michelin Launches Pilot Sport EV Tire for Electric Sports Vehicles

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 9:57pm

The MICHELIN Pilot Sport EV will be rolled during 2021 in a choice of 16 sizes (original equipment: 11 sizes / replacement market: 5 sizes) for 18- to 22-inch rims.

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  • The MICHELIN Pilot Sport EV will be rolled during 2021 in a choice of 16 sizes (original equipment: 11 sizes / replacement market: 5 sizes) for 18- to 22-inch rims.
  • The MICHELIN Pilot Sport EV is already available in China and will be available on vehicles released in Europe and North America from the third quarter 2021.
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    3 Cornering stiffness internal study carried out on machine in October 2020, on dimension 255/45 R19, comparing the 255/45 R19 MICHELIN Pilot Sport EV with the same-sized MICHELIN Pilot Sport 4 SUV.
  • 4 The MICHELIN Pilot Sport EV is B-rated for Wet Grip by the European labelling scale.

The Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival Presented by Capital One Partners with Havas House to Produce Comprehensive 2021 Official Guide

Monday, February 22, 2021 - 1:39pm

MIAMI, Feb. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival presented by Capital One (SOBEWFF) has selected Havas House the global custom media, content, and publishing division of Republica Havas and the Havas Creative North America Network as its publishing partner in order to produce the SOBEWFF 2021 Official Guide.

Key Points: 
  • MIAMI, Feb. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival presented by Capital One (SOBEWFF) has selected Havas House the global custom media, content, and publishing division of Republica Havas and the Havas Creative North America Network as its publishing partner in order to produce the SOBEWFF 2021 Official Guide.
  • "I am excited to know our 20thanniversary Official Guide is in the hands of the team at Havas House, a seasoned and trusted partner," noted Festival founder and director, Lee Brian Schrager.
  • The Guide provides comprehensive information about the star-studded Festival which showcases the talents of the world's most renowned chefs, culinary personalities and wine and spirit producers.
  • Havas House is a division of Republica Havas, one of America's leading and fastest-growing creative, media, and communications agencies.

Sodexo and PartsSource form Industry Partnership to Advance Healthcare Technology Management Innovation

Monday, February 22, 2021 - 2:00pm

GAITHERSBURG, MD, Feb. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Healthcare industry leaders, Sodexo and PartsSource, have partnered to enhance healthcare technology management for their healthcare clients across North America.

Key Points: 
  • GAITHERSBURG, MD, Feb. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Healthcare industry leaders, Sodexo and PartsSource, have partnered to enhance healthcare technology management for their healthcare clients across North America.
  • Sodexo and PartsSource improve healthcare providers financial health and the lives of patients and care teams by ensuring optimal equipment maintenance and availability.
  • This partnership expands the current capabilities of Sodexo Healthcare, whose clients will enjoy optimized performance, driven by an evidenced-based approach to healthcare technology management, and a range of analytics to deliver better outcomes.
  • PartsSources proprietary procurement platform eliminates friction from the healthcare supply chain by delivering evidencebased decision support for healthcare technology management (HTM).

AXA Spain Chooses Akur8 to Transform Their Insurance Pricing Process

Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 1:00pm

Akur8, an Artificial Intelligence-based technological solution, and AXA Spain forge a partnership to contribute to the enhancement of AXA Spains pricing process.

Key Points: 
  • Akur8, an Artificial Intelligence-based technological solution, and AXA Spain forge a partnership to contribute to the enhancement of AXA Spains pricing process.
  • AXA Spain is a leading insurer in Spain, with more than 3 million policyholders.
  • Akur8 is thrilled to announce this partnership with AXA Spain, to provide them with a state-of-the-art solution to bring pricing sophistication to an entirely new level and bolster innovation in a process as strategic as pricing.
  • AXA Spain will empower their team of 36 pricing actuaries to leverage Akur8 across all lines: personal, commercial and health, on both direct and intermediated business, says Brune de Linares, Chief of Sales at Akur8.

AXA XL appoints Matthew V. O'Malley as US Country Manager

Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 7:30pm

NEW YORK, Feb. 11,2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AXA XL has appointed Matthew V. O'Malley as US Country Manager, reporting to Joe Tocco, Chief Executive Officer of AXA XL's Americas region.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Feb. 11,2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AXA XL has appointed Matthew V. O'Malley as US Country Manager, reporting to Joe Tocco, Chief Executive Officer of AXA XL's Americas region.
  • In October 2020, AXA XL launched a new operating model which included a new Zone structure in the US, intended to put AXA XL's multi-line insurance and risk management experts closer to brokers and clients.
  • In addition to his Zone leadership role, Mr. O'Malley now extends his responsibilities as US Country Manager, assuming broader oversight of AXA XL's collective business activity in the US Insurance Market.
  • AXA XL, the property & casualty and specialty risk division of AXA, provides insurance and risk management products and services for mid-sized companies through to large multinationals, and reinsurance solutions to insurance companies globally.

SLS Hotel Brand Expands Internationally with Opening of SLS Cancun in Partnership with Related Group

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 1:48pm

"SLS Cancun is the result of organizations at the pinnacle of their respective industries working towards a single collective vision," said Jon Paul Prez, President of Related Group.

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  • "SLS Cancun is the result of organizations at the pinnacle of their respective industries working towards a single collective vision," said Jon Paul Prez, President of Related Group.
  • SLS Cancun will open as an evocative, restorative, and experience-driven tropical retreat on Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula.
  • "SLS Cancun takes one of the world's great getaways and pushes it to the next level," said Carlos Ancira, Chairman & President at Grupo Hotelero Santa Fe.
  • The introduction of the SLS brand to Mexico follows Accor's global expansion of its luxury and premium lifestyle portfolio as part of its recent acquisition of sbe's hotel brands.

Brazilian Niobium Supplier CBMM Uses Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE Platform to Develop Safer, More Energy Efficient Automotive Applications

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 6:00am

Dassault Systmes (Paris:DSY) (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA) today announced that CBMM , the Brazil-based leading supplier of niobium products and technology, is using the 3DEXPERIENCE platform on the cloud to optimize the development of new applications of niobium for the automotive industry.

Key Points: 
  • Dassault Systmes (Paris:DSY) (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA) today announced that CBMM , the Brazil-based leading supplier of niobium products and technology, is using the 3DEXPERIENCE platform on the cloud to optimize the development of new applications of niobium for the automotive industry.
  • The 3DEXPERIENCE platform enables it to unify its design, engineering, testing and manufacturing data in a single, fully collaborative digital environment.
  • Through Dassault Systmes solutions, we will optimize the development time of niobium applications and improve our performance, said Rodrigo Barjas Amado, Head of Strategy & New Business Development, CBMM.
  • Share this on Twitter: Brazilian niobium supplier CBMM uses @Dassault3DS #3DEXPERIENCE to develop safer, more energy efficient automotive applications
    Dassault Systmes industry solution experiences for the Energy & Materials industry: https://ifwe.3ds.com/energy-materials
    Dassault Systmes 3DEXPERIENCE platform, 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock Up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions: http://www.3ds.com
    Dassault Systmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, is a catalyst for human progress.

Capgemini Makes Pension Administration Digital for a Large Pension Fund in the Netherlands

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 4:40pm

Capgemini has announced the go live of a digital pension solution and the provisioning of modern pension administration services for Pensioenfonds Detailhandel .

Key Points: 
  • Capgemini has announced the go live of a digital pension solution and the provisioning of modern pension administration services for Pensioenfonds Detailhandel .
  • To achieve this, a team of seasoned pension specialists at Capgemini designed and deployed a new digital pension solution, with Capgemini providing ongoing services.
  • This enables Pensioenfonds Detailhandel to provide better customer experience, capture cost savings, and to address new pension regulations enacted in the Netherlands.
  • With deep experience in the pension industry, Capgemini optimized pension administration operations through its solution enabling high levels of Straight Through Processing on secure cloud technology.

Red Havas Announces 10 Global Predictions To Empower Post-Pandemic Communicators And Marketers

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 2:42pm

"COVID-19 sent many of trends we forecast in previous editions of Red Sky Predictions into overdrive," said James Wright, global CEO, Red Havas, and global chairman, Havas PR Global Collective.

Key Points: 
  • "COVID-19 sent many of trends we forecast in previous editions of Red Sky Predictions into overdrive," said James Wright, global CEO, Red Havas, and global chairman, Havas PR Global Collective.
  • This year's report was authored by Red Havas staffers from around the world, including James Wright, global CEO of Red Havas & Global Chairman of Havas PR Global Collective; Linda Descano, executive vice president and head of corporate communications and executive visibility, Red Havas U.S.; Davitha Tiller, executive vice president of social and integration, Red Havas U.S.; Rachael Sansom, managing director of Red Havas London; Stacey Gandler, managing director of Red Havas Health; Richard Clarke, executive director of Red Havas London; Mark Campbell, Red Havas' global head of content; and Alex Erasmus, Red Havas Australia's head of strategy.
  • Red Havas is part of the Havas PR Global Collective, the PR and communications arm of the Havas Group that comprises approximately 40 agencies around the world and more than 1,300 employees.
  • The Red Havas strategic "Merged Media" model brings together traditional and digital publishing, content, social media and data within a single infrastructure.

Red Havas Announces 10 Global Predictions To Empower Post-Pandemic Communicators And Marketers

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 2:29pm

"COVID-19 sent many of trends we forecast in previous editions of Red Sky Predictions into overdrive," said James Wright, global CEO, Red Havas, and global chairman, Havas PR Global Collective.

Key Points: 
  • "COVID-19 sent many of trends we forecast in previous editions of Red Sky Predictions into overdrive," said James Wright, global CEO, Red Havas, and global chairman, Havas PR Global Collective.
  • This year's report was authored by Red Havas staffers from around the world, including James Wright, global CEO of Red Havas & Global Chairman of Havas PR Global Collective; Linda Descano, executive vice president and head of corporate communications and executive visibility, Red Havas U.S.; Davitha Tiller, executive vice president of social and integration, Red Havas U.S.; Rachael Sansom, managing director of Red Havas London; Stacey Gandler, managing director of Red Havas Health; Richard Clarke, executive director of Red Havas London; Mark Campbell, Red Havas' global head of content; and Alex Erasmus, Red Havas Australia's head of strategy.
  • Red Havas is part of the Havas PR Global Collective, the PR and communications arm of the Havas Group that comprises approximately 40 agencies around the world and more than 1,300 employees.
  • The Red Havas strategic "Merged Media" model brings together traditional and digital publishing, content, social media and data within a single infrastructure.