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Stryker extends cash tender offer for all outstanding shares of Wright Medical

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 1:00pm

Kalamazoo, Michigan, Feb. 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Stryker (NYSE: SYK) announced today that Stryker B.V., an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of Stryker, has extended the offering period of its previously announced cash tender offer for all outstanding ordinary shares of Wright Medical Group N.V. (NASDAQ: WMGI).

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  • Kalamazoo, Michigan, Feb. 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Stryker (NYSE: SYK) announced today that Stryker B.V., an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of Stryker, has extended the offering period of its previously announced cash tender offer for all outstanding ordinary shares of Wright Medical Group N.V. (NASDAQ: WMGI).
  • The tender offer is being made pursuant to the purchase agreement, dated November 4, 2019, among Stryker, Stryker B.V. and Wright Medical.
  • American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, LLC, the depositary for the tender offer, has advised Stryker B.V. that as of 5:00 p.m., Eastern Time, on February 25, 2020, the last business day prior to the announcement of the extension of the offer, 17,446,435 Wright Medical ordinary shares, representing approximately 13.6% of the outstanding Wright Medical ordinary shares, have been validly tendered pursuant to the tender offer and not properly withdrawn.
  • Shareholders who have already tendered their Wright Medical ordinary shares do not have to re-tender their shares or take any other action as a result of the extension of the expiration date of the tender offer.

World Automotive V2X Market Study, 2020-2028 - Leading Players are Bosch, Continental, Qualcomm Technologies, Autotalks, and Delphi Technologies

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 4:00pm

The major players in the automotive V2X market are Robert Bosch (Germany), Continental (Germany), Qualcomm Technologies (US), Autotalks (Israel), and Delphi Technologies (UK).

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  • The major players in the automotive V2X market are Robert Bosch (Germany), Continental (Germany), Qualcomm Technologies (US), Autotalks (Israel), and Delphi Technologies (UK).
  • The advancements in the 5G technology are among the key factors driving the automotive V2X market.
  • The need to curb the increasing pollution caused by transportation is another key factor driving the automotive V2X market.
  • The presence of key V2X players such as Continental AG, Robert Bosch, and Infineon has also driven the European automotive V2X market.

Oshkosh Corporation named a World’s Most Ethical Company for fifth consecutive year

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 4:50pm

Oshkosh has been recognized five consecutive years and is one of only eight honorees in the industrial manufacturing category.

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  • Oshkosh has been recognized five consecutive years and is one of only eight honorees in the industrial manufacturing category.
  • Being named one of the Worlds Most Ethical Companies for five consecutive years is a great honor and a tremendous source of pride across our company, said Ignacio A. Cortina, Oshkosh Corporation Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary.
  • At Oshkosh, our team members truly make a difference and drive our ethical culture.
  • , All brand names referred to in this news release are trademarks of Oshkosh Corporation or its subsidiary companies.

Worldwide ERC® to Debut Advance 2020, A New Think Tank-Style Program

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 1:00pm

Worldwide ERC is committed to being with our constituents every step of the way along this journey," said Edward Hannibal, Chairman of the Boardat Worldwide ERC.

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  • Worldwide ERC is committed to being with our constituents every step of the way along this journey," said Edward Hannibal, Chairman of the Boardat Worldwide ERC.
  • The winner will be selected by an expert panel and receive recognition at that evening's reception and subsequent Worldwide ERC promotion.
  • Find out how Worldwide ERC is shaping the future of a dynamic, innovative and growing mobility community at www.worldwideerc.org .
  • Worldwide ERC is a global organization committed to connecting and educating workforce mobility professionals across the globe since 1964.

Global EV Charging Adapter Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts 2019-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 12:55pm

The "EV Charging Adapter - Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "EV Charging Adapter - Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • EV Charging Adapter market worldwide is projected to grow by US$10.6 Billion, driven by a compounded growth of 45.2%.
  • AC Charging, one of the segments analyzed and sized in this study, displays the potential to grow at over 44.1%.
  • Poised to reach over US$7.7 Billion by the year 2025, AC Charging will bring in healthy gains adding significant momentum to global growth.

InventHelp Presents Safety System for Professional Truck Drivers (SVH-171)

Monday, February 24, 2020 - 6:15pm

He developed the J A SYSTEM to let the driver know that the tractor is properly connected to the trailer.

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  • He developed the J A SYSTEM to let the driver know that the tractor is properly connected to the trailer.
  • It provides peace of mind, knowing that the pigtail is secured, as well as the fifth wheel and trailer connection.
  • The system is designed to enhance roadway safety.
  • The original design was submitted to the Savannah sales office of InventHelp.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Pop-Up Identification Device For Motorists (SVH-194)

Monday, February 24, 2020 - 3:30pm

"I wanted to help save lives of motorists, as well as police officers, during traffic stops.

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  • "I wanted to help save lives of motorists, as well as police officers, during traffic stops.
  • It allows drivers to keep both hands on the steering wheel and prevents any sudden moves by the driver," said the inventor.
  • The ROGER THAT holds a driver's personal information in an organized manner for easy viewing by a police officer.
  • Ultimately, this device increases safety of motorists and police officers during traffic stops.

Boom Supersonic Announces First Fully Carbon-Neutral Aircraft Program, XB-1

Monday, February 24, 2020 - 3:00pm

Since Booms founding, weve been on a mission to make the world dramatically more accessible through supersonic travel, said Blake Scholl, Founder and CEO of Boom.

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  • Since Booms founding, weve been on a mission to make the world dramatically more accessible through supersonic travel, said Blake Scholl, Founder and CEO of Boom.
  • With our commitment to a carbon-neutral XB-1 test program, were laying the groundwork for a sustainable supersonic future with Overture.
  • With todays announcement, Boom is ushering in a new supersonic era where environmental considerations are essential throughout the aircrafts design, testing and flying.
  • Boom is nearing completion of its XB-1 demonstrator, historys first independently-developed civil supersonic aircraft.

TMC Releases Research Reports on Fuel Economy and Electromechanical Brakes

Monday, February 24, 2020 - 5:10am

"TMC is at the vanguard of research into truck technologies, and through our partnership with PIT Group, we are able to demonstrate the value these systems can bring to our industry," said TMC Executive Director Robert Braswell.

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  • "TMC is at the vanguard of research into truck technologies, and through our partnership with PIT Group, we are able to demonstrate the value these systems can bring to our industry," said TMC Executive Director Robert Braswell.
  • "These reports contain valuable insights into fuel economy and safety two issues at the forefront of our Council's mission."
  • In the second project, PIT Group investigated current developments around of electromechanical brakes for tractor trailers to support TMC's work in the Future Truck program, specifically around the future of commercial braking.
  • "TMC's Future Truck Committee will consider the results of this research at TMC's Annual Meeting later this week," Braswell said.

United Kingdom's Electric Bus Charging Station Market, Forecast to 2026 - Emergence of Wireless Charging Systems Presents Opportunities

Friday, February 21, 2020 - 6:30pm

Charging stations, also known as electric recharging points that are used to recharge an electric bus's batteries are termed as electric bus charging stations.

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  • Charging stations, also known as electric recharging points that are used to recharge an electric bus's batteries are termed as electric bus charging stations.
  • Based on type, the classifications of the U.K. electric bus charging station market are opportunity and overnight chargers.
  • The U.K. electric bus charging station market is observing the trend of increasing procurement of overnight charging buses.
  • The major opportunity for growth for the U.K. electric bus charging station market lies in the surging demand for wireless charging of electric buses.