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Kikka Sushi, Partner to Whole Foods Markets, Announces the Launch of Its Plant-based Product Line, Vegan by Kikka

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Monday, January 23, 2023

Kikka Sushi, a leading partner of Whole Foods Markets for over 30 years, is proud to announce the launch of Vegan Salmon and Tuna Sushi!

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  • Kikka Sushi, a leading partner of Whole Foods Markets for over 30 years, is proud to announce the launch of Vegan Salmon and Tuna Sushi!
  • Kikka made the first investment by changing all white sugar to vegan sugar, avoiding bone char in all white rice products.
  • Now Kikka has developed a vegan fish product which will surprise and delight all of our plant-based consumers!
  • Kikka’s new vegan fish options are available in select flagship Whole Foods Markets, but all stores do have vegan options available.

Utility Selects US-Based Hydropower Innovator Natel Energy to Expand Hydro’s Reach in Austria

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Wednesday, December 21, 2022

Alameda, California, Dec. 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In partnership with leading Austrian utility company, Energie Steiermark, Natel Energy has just commissioned its first European hydropower project.

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  • Alameda, California, Dec. 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In partnership with leading Austrian utility company, Energie Steiermark, Natel Energy has just commissioned its first European hydropower project.
  • “Austria, like the rest of Europe, is working hard to swiftly shift its energy sources to a greater number of renewable providers.
  • The Sauerbrunn Hydro Project marks the third active project for Natel Energy and the springboard for Natel’s continued growth in Europe.
  • Natel is expediting the energy transition with modern, sustainable hydropower that supports healthy rivers, and with accurate, timely decision-making tools that improve water resource management.

Lafarge Canada Signs 5-Year In-Kind Donation Commitment to Improve Biodiversity in British Columbia

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Wednesday, December 21, 2022

Lafarge Canada announced today a 5-year in-kind donation commitment, with a market value of $100,000, with the Nicomekl Enhancement Society (NES) in Langley, British Columbia.

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  • Lafarge Canada announced today a 5-year in-kind donation commitment, with a market value of $100,000, with the Nicomekl Enhancement Society (NES) in Langley, British Columbia.
  • This initiative will benefit approximately 3 million individuals who inhabit the Great Vancouver Regional District and Fraser Valley areas of British Columbia.
  • Lafarge Canada announced today a 5-year in-kind donation commitment, with a market value of $100,000, with the Nicomekl Enhancement Society (NES) in Langley, British Columbia.
  • This initiative will benefit approximately 3 million individuals who inhabit the Great Vancouver Regional District and Fraser Valley areas of British Columbia.

TSG Consumer Partners Announces Promotions

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Tuesday, December 20, 2022

TSG Consumer Partners (“TSG”), a leading private equity firm, today announced the promotions of Adam Hemmer to Managing Director (San Francisco), Alec Barnett (New York), Sam Pritzker (New York) and James Zelnick (San Francisco) to Principal, Alec Fogarty to Senior Vice President (San Francisco), Parker Brown to Vice President (New York) and Josh Ronson to Senior Associate (London).

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  • TSG Consumer Partners (“TSG”), a leading private equity firm, today announced the promotions of Adam Hemmer to Managing Director (San Francisco), Alec Barnett (New York), Sam Pritzker (New York) and James Zelnick (San Francisco) to Principal, Alec Fogarty to Senior Vice President (San Francisco), Parker Brown to Vice President (New York) and Josh Ronson to Senior Associate (London).
  • Prior to joining TSG, Mr. Hemmer was a consultant at Kurt Salmon, where he advised private equity and consumer products clients.
  • Alec Barnett joined TSG in 2016 and has worked with partner companies including Thrive Pet Healthcare, Mavis Discount Tire, Rough Country, and PowerStop, in addition to performing due diligence for TSG investments.
  • TSG Consumer Partners, LP is a leading private equity firm with approximately $20 billion in assets under management that partners with founders and management teams to build and accelerate growth for best-in-class consumer-facing businesses.

Holland America Line Heads to the Arctic Circle and Features Longer Cruises for Alaska 2024 Season

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Tuesday, January 3, 2023

SEATTLE, Jan. 3, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Today is Alaska's statehood day, and to celebrate the region that is at the heart of summer cruising Holland America Line is sharing details of its 2024 Alaska season. The premium cruise line is debuting a new 28-day Arctic Circle itinerary that includes 12 Alaska ports, longer 14-day voyages and 117 weeklong journeys, enhancing its position as the leader in Alaska cruising.

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  • "With six ships serving Alaska and the only cruise line with owned land operations in Denali and the Yukon, no one does Alaska better than Holland America Line."
  • From April through September 2024, guests can embark on Holland America Line's cruises to Alaska aboard Eurodam, Koningsdam, Nieuw Amsterdam, Noordam, Westerdam and Zaandam.
  • A new 28-day " Alaska Arctic Circle Solstice " cruise aboard Westerdam departs June 9 in time for the Summer Solstice.
  • The voyage sails roundtrip from Seattle to the Bering Sea and is a first-of-its-kind itinerary for Holland America Line.

Urban Plates Debuts Upgraded Plate Pass Subscription Program for Inflationary Times

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Friday, December 30, 2022

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- With more and more guests feeling the pinch of inflationary pressures, Urban Plates has upgraded its signature Plate Pass program to offer more savings on more menu items. Unlike other loyalty or subscription-based programs, Plate Pass benefits are redeemable immediately and are not blocked by a tier system. Guests start saving 20% off their entire check as soon as they sign up for the program. 

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  • Set to launch on January 1, 2023, the enhanced Plate Pass program invites members to access more of the Urban Plates menu while making memberships more convenient and affordable.
  • "People are making tough choices and we want to make Urban Plates an easy choice," said Saad Nadhir, CEO and Co-Founder of Urban Plates.
  • Urban Plates launched the original Plate Pass, the restaurant industry's first subscription program, in January 2021.
  • Follow Urban Plates on TikTok, Instagram, YouTube, or Facebook at @urbanplates or visit Urban Plates at www.urbanplates.com .

Reversed TV series teams with Dr Robert Kiltz, MD and other well-known doctors on a new season featuring the Carnivore Diet

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Friday, December 30, 2022

The second season focused on using the ketogenic diet and intermittent fasting to help change the lives of its guests.

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  • The second season focused on using the ketogenic diet and intermittent fasting to help change the lives of its guests.
  • Reversed season 3 will use the Carnivore diet to improve the health of those living with different conditions.
  • Dr. Kiltz is a passionate advocate of the carnivore diet for fertility and many other aspects of human health.
  • He launched season one of Reversed in 2017, with a vision and passion to help people live better lives.

Sustainable Aquaculture Pioneer Forever Oceans Completes Environmental Footprint Assessment

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Tuesday, December 20, 2022

BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Cutting edge, deep-water aquaculture company Forever Oceans today announced results of an environmental assessment conducted by the global conservation organization The Nature Conservancy (TNC). Forever Oceans, which has developed its offshore operations to not only be scalable but more sustainable than other forms of marine finfish aquaculture, is currently raising Kanpachi off the West coast of Panama and selling product in the United States. See the full TNC assessment report here.

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  • "We're proud to have worked closely with The Nature Conservancy in carrying out this environmental assessment of our operations," said Forever Oceans CEO Bill Bien.
  • The carbon footprint for Forever Oceans fish is estimated to be less than 1/14 of that for beef.
  • "Our work with Forever Oceans demonstrates the environmental advantages of offshore aquaculture systems.
  • Forever Oceans is a leading innovator in sustainable seafood and offshore, warm-water aquaculture.

Prioritize Heart Health with a Balanced Eating Plan

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Monday, December 19, 2022

Small changes, like following a healthier eating plan, can help you start down a path toward improved heart health.

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  • Small changes, like following a healthier eating plan, can help you start down a path toward improved heart health.
  • One step you can take is following the DASH eating plan, which is a flexible and balanced way of eating that stands for Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension and was developed by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.
  • Being more physically active, managing stress, getting quality sleep and not smoking combined with DASH can put you on a path toward a healthy heart for life.
  • Research shows social support and personal networks make it more likely you'll stick to healthy habits like eating healthy.

Change of Accounting Reference Date

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Sunday, December 18, 2022

OTAQ’s aquaculture products, which include a sonar device (developed for Minnowtech LLC) to scan shrimp in ponds and water quality monitoring, are focused on maximising welfare and production yields.

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  • OTAQ’s aquaculture products, which include a sonar device (developed for Minnowtech LLC) to scan shrimp in ponds and water quality monitoring, are focused on maximising welfare and production yields.
  • Additionally, the Company is developing a potentially game changing live plankton analysis product for finfish and shellfish farmers.
  • Having already added clients within safety and multiple participant sport/racing applications, the Company is investigating wider market potential - including opportunities in the seafood industry.
  • OTAQ’s offshore product range includes OceanSense subsea leak detection, Eagle IP camera systems, Lander seabed survey devices and Subsea electrical connectors and penetrators.