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Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair, Baby Products Fair and Stationery & School Supplies Fair open next Monday

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Thursday, January 5, 2023

HONG KONG, Jan 5, 2023 - (ACN Newswire) - The 49th HKTDC Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair, the 14th HKTDC Hong Kong Baby Products Fair and 21st Hong Kong International Stationery & School Supplies Fair will return to the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 9 to 12 January 2023.

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  • HONG KONG, Jan 5, 2023 - (ACN Newswire) - The 49th HKTDC Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair, the 14th HKTDC Hong Kong Baby Products Fair and 21st Hong Kong International Stationery & School Supplies Fair will return to the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 9 to 12 January 2023.
  • The Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair and Hong Kong Baby Products Fair will offer a number of themed zones for easy sourcing.
  • The Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair, Hong Kong Baby Products Fair and Hong Kong International Stationery & School Supplies Fair will run under the EXHIBITION+ hybrid model, which comprises four key exhibition elements, including HKTDC-organised physical fairs, HKTDC's smart business-matching platform Click2Match, online-to-offline seminars under the Intelligence Hub and the hktdc.com Sourcing platform.
  • - HKTDC Hong Kong Toys and Games Fair: http://hktoyfair.hktdc.com/
    - HKTDC Hong Kong Baby Products Fair: http://hkbabyfair.hktdc.com/
    - Hong Kong International Stationery & School Supplies Fair: http://hkstationeryfair.com/

CMTC Helps Agricultural Equipment Manufacturer Update Their Website to Improve Visual Appeal & User Experience

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Friday, December 16, 2022

Gro-Kings clientele typically consists of scientific organic farmers, with a high percentage of business being those that study the soil-food model.

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  • Gro-Kings clientele typically consists of scientific organic farmers, with a high percentage of business being those that study the soil-food model.
  • Gro-King determined that in order to remain competitive and continue to increase sales, they needed to improve the customer experience on their website and make the site more aesthetically pleasing.
  • CMTC consultants updated Gro-Kings website content to make it easier for customers to identify their needs.
  • After working with CMTC, Gro-King anticipates a cost savings of $5,000 and a $20,000 sales increase due to the updates and modifications made to their website.

US Vice President, French President Visit NASA Headquarters

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

WASHINGTON, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- NASA Administrator Bill Nelson welcomed Vice President Kamala Harris and French President Emmanuel Macron to NASA Headquarters in Washington Wednesday, where they participated in a working meeting and briefing by U.S. and French experts on U.S.-France cooperation in exploration, Earth, and space science.

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  • WASHINGTON, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- NASA Administrator Bill Nelson welcomed Vice President Kamala Harris and French President Emmanuel Macron to NASA Headquarters in Washington Wednesday, where they participated in a working meeting and briefing by U.S. and French experts on U.S.-France cooperation in exploration, Earth, and space science.
  • U.S. Department of Commerce Deputy Secretary Don Graves and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Administrator Rick Spinrad also were in attendance.
  • It was an honor to host Vice President Harris and President Macron at NASA Headquarters, where they heard from some of the brightest minds from our two nations," said Nelson.
  • View more images of the visit online at:
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Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo to Receive 2022 Heronemus Award for Outstanding Achievement in Offshore Wind

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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Baltimore, Nov. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Business Network for Offshore Wind, the leading non-profit working to develop offshore wind and build a dedicated supply chain in the United States, will present U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo with the Heronemus Award for Outstanding Achievement in Offshore Wind at its annual Ventus Gala this Thursday, November 17, in recognition of her outstanding leadership and yearslong commitment to expand offshore wind.

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  • Baltimore, Nov. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Business Network for Offshore Wind, the leading non-profit working to develop offshore wind and build a dedicated supply chain in the United States, will present U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo with the Heronemus Award for Outstanding Achievement in Offshore Wind at its annual Ventus Gala this Thursday, November 17, in recognition of her outstanding leadership and yearslong commitment to expand offshore wind.
  • Secretary Gina Raimondo is a powerhouse in Washington, in Rhode Island, and indeed nationwide and undeniably instrumental in jumpstarting Americas offshore wind industry, said Liz Burdock, CEO of the Business Network for Offshore Wind.
  • She worked to develop the American offshore wind market, championing the Block Island project that would become the first commercial offshore wind farm in the United States.
  • All Ventus Awardsareopen to nominations with the exception of the Heronemus Award for Outstanding Achievement in Offshore Wind, which is nominated and selected by a closed panel of judges.

U.S. CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION ANNOUNCES FINAL AFFIRMATIVE DETERMINATION OF EVASION INVOLVING TRANSSHIPPED AND MISCLASSIFIED QUARTZ SURFACE PRODUCTS

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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

After several U.S. importers associated with thtende Ark Trans Group claimed that they were importing crushed glass products or aluminum hydroxide surface products, Customs conducted lab tests of their products.

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  • After several U.S. importers associated with thtende Ark Trans Group claimed that they were importing crushed glass products or aluminum hydroxide surface products, Customs conducted lab tests of their products.
  • These lab tests showed that the importers had lied and misclassified their entries to evade payment of the AD/CVD duties.
  • Customs announcement confirms that quartz surface products made in China remain subject to the payment of AD/CVD duties, even when they undergo further processing in a third country.
  • Cambria Company LLC, headquartered in Le Sueur, MN, is the leading domestic producer of quartz surface products.

CMTC Releases Season 7 of Modern Manufacturing Podcast “Shifting Gears”

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Thursday, November 17, 2022

California Manufacturing Technology Consulting (CMTC) announced the release of Shifting Gears Season Seven .

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  • California Manufacturing Technology Consulting (CMTC) announced the release of Shifting Gears Season Seven .
  • CMTC launched the Shifting Gears podcast last year to help small and medium-sized manufacturers (SMMs) keep up with emerging technologies, regulations, and industry news.
  • Last season, Shifting Gears explored government funding opportunities for manufacturers , the current state of employment and competitiveness in California manufacturing , and NIST SP 800-171 requirements .
  • Shifting Gears host, CMTC Director of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies Gregg Profozich, is joined by subject matter experts to explore each of these three topics.

AVANGRID Sets Industry-Leading 2030 Carbon Neutrality Targets for Scopes 1 And 2

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

The company is now targeting to reach carbon neutrality in scopes 1 and 2 by 2030 and is developing a strategy to address scope 3 emissions.

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  • The company is now targeting to reach carbon neutrality in scopes 1 and 2 by 2030 and is developing a strategy to address scope 3 emissions.
  • As a member of the Iberdrola Group, AVANGRIDs scopes 1 and 2 carbon neutrality targets are a critical part of Iberdrolas Climate Action Plan.
  • To reach carbon neutrality in scopes 1 and 2 by 2030, AVANGRID plans to:
    Increase renewable installed capacity by 190% by 2030 versus 2015, supported by investing $1.8 billion in its renewables business through 2025.
  • In addition to announcing its industry-leading carbon neutrality targets, AVANGRID also expanded its commitment to gender diversity.

Global Power Tools Market Report 2022: Growing Automotive Industry Boosts Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

The "Global Power Tools Market Size, Segments, Outlook, and Revenue Forecast 2022-2028 by Product, Mode of Operation, End-User, and Region" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Global Power Tools Market Size, Segments, Outlook, and Revenue Forecast 2022-2028 by Product, Mode of Operation, End-User, and Region" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The increasing production of vehicles is likely to boost the demand for the power tools market.
  • But as the market is recovering and restrictions are easing down, it is estimated that the power tools market will recover within the forecasted period.
  • In addition, the report also covers market size and forecasts for the four regions in the power tools market.

Sam Tabuchi Renowned Global Business Expert Joins CEA’s Advisory Board

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Tuesday, November 1, 2022

CEA Group (CEA) announced today that Sam Tabuchi , a renowned global business expert and professor, has joined CEAs Advisory Board as Senior Advisor Japan.

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  • CEA Group (CEA) announced today that Sam Tabuchi , a renowned global business expert and professor, has joined CEAs Advisory Board as Senior Advisor Japan.
  • Sam Tabuchi has spent over 30 years in the US working in the State of Florida.
  • Mr. Tabuchi works with other UN organizations such as UNHCR (UN Refugee Office) for their global fleet management programs in Africa.
  • CEA Chairman and Founder Rick Michaels stated, I am honored to have Sam Tabuchi, a distinguished global business leader, join our Advisory Board.

Michele Chang to Join Strada Education Network as Chief Strategy Officer

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Tuesday, October 25, 2022

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Strada Education Network, a nonprofit social impact organization dedicated to helping people achieve their career and life goals through education or training after high school, today announced Michele Chang will become its chief strategy officer.

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  • INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Strada Education Network, a nonprofit social impact organization dedicated to helping people achieve their career and life goals through education or training after high school, today announced Michele Chang will become its chief strategy officer.
  • In this role, Chang will lead a new strategy and innovation team in supporting Strada's efforts to improve outcomes of postsecondary education and training.
  • Chang most recently served as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy for the U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration.
  • "As someone who has devoted my career to helping Americans gain access to quality training and jobs, I am thrilled to join Strada Education Network because of its sole focus on improving the connection between education and employment," Chang said.