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SOL Global Provides Interim Unaudited Financials for the Second Quarter Ended May 2021

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 12:52pm

SOL Global Investments Corp. ("SOL Global" or the "Company") (CSE: SOL) (OTCPK: SOLCF) (Frankfurt: 9SB) is pleased to provide its investors with unaudited financials for the second quarter ended May 31, 2021, and other highlights for the interim period.

Key Points: 
  • SOL Global Investments Corp. ("SOL Global" or the "Company") (CSE: SOL) (OTCPK: SOLCF) (Frankfurt: 9SB) is pleased to provide its investors with unaudited financials for the second quarter ended May 31, 2021, and other highlights for the interim period.
  • For the six-months ended May 31, 2021, the Company recorded a positive net income of $272.8 million VS six-months ended May 31, 2020, of $4.2 million.
  • Total gain from investments totalled $327.5 million for the six-months ended May 31, 2021, compared to $27.4 million for the six-months ended May 31, 2020.
  • In March 2021, SOL Global participated in a private placement for Cansortium Inc. (CSE:TIUM.U) (OTCQX: CNTMF) for US$2.5 million.

Sports & Health ShopeeMall & LazMall Store, Crazybadman Extends Discounts Indefinitely to Help Combat Surge in Covid-19 Cases

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 10:34am

To help combat the increase in Covid-19 cases and encourage people to lead fitter, healthier, and happier lives indoors, Shopee Mall & Lazada Mall Sports & Health retailer, Crazybadman is extending its discounts on 4 selected products indefinitely.

Key Points: 
  • To help combat the increase in Covid-19 cases and encourage people to lead fitter, healthier, and happier lives indoors, Shopee Mall & Lazada Mall Sports & Health retailer, Crazybadman is extending its discounts on 4 selected products indefinitely.
  • The four deals include Winner Adult Surgical 3-ply Mask Earloop, BFE 99%, Buy 1, Get 1 Free, $13.88, 50pc/box (Usual: $20).
  • Founded in 2013, Crazybadman is a 100% vending and online retailer aiming to help people lead healthier, happier, and fitter lives, www.crazybadman.com .
  • We're not safe until we're all safe, so let's keep combating Covid-19 together," Kegan Tan, Director of Crazybadman, LazMall & Shopee Mall sports & health retailer.

Fluidra Continues Its Record Performance in the First Half, Increasing Net Profit to 174.2 Million Euros, and Upgrading Its Guidance

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 8:02am
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210730005166/en/
    The company ended the first six months of the year with 1,187 million euros in sales, up 54% compared to the same period in 2020.
  • Net Profit reached 174 million euros, tripling the profits recorded in the first half of 2020.
  • EBITDA was up 95% to 330 million euros and Cash Net Profit, a key proxy for Fluidra that excludes non-cash items and non-recurring expenses, was up 157% to 216 million euros.
  • The Rest of the World also saw a rise of 30%, helped by the positive performance of Residential Pool activity in Australia.

High Tide Announces Addition to the Horizons Marijuana Life Sciences Index ETF (TSX: HMMJ) and Results of Annual General Meeting

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 11:05am

High Tide is a retail-focused cannabis company enhanced by the manufacturing and distribution of consumption accessories.

Key Points: 
  • High Tide is a retail-focused cannabis company enhanced by the manufacturing and distribution of consumption accessories.
  • The Company is the most profitable Canadian retailer of recreational cannabis as measured by Adjusted EBITDA1, with 88 current locations spanning Ontario, Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan.
  • Key industry investors in High Tide include Tilray Inc. (TSX: TLRY) (Nasdaq: TLRY) and Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX: ACB) (Nasdaq: ACB).
  • For more information about High Tide Inc., please visit www.hightideinc.com and its profile page on SEDAR at www.sedar.com .

ClearSale VP to Discuss Online Fraud Risk at Georgia Jewelers Association 2021

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 1:22pm

Denise will address the risks and concerns of jewelers, many of whom are moving to--or augmenting their sales with--online channels. In fact, as noted in Luxury Industry Statistic and Insights in 2020, Bain & Company analysts have projected that “Approximately half of all luxury purchases will be digitally enabled thanks to new technologies along the value chain, and nearly all luxury purchases will be influenced by online interactions.”

Key Points: 
  • Global fraud protection leader ClearSale ( www.clear.sale ) announced today that VP of Partnerships & Alliances, Denise Purtzer, will be sharing insights on fraud prevention for jewelers at the upcoming Georgia Jewelers Associations ( georgiajewelers.org ) annual conference.
  • The event will be held at the Lanier Islands Legacy Lodge in Buford, Georgia on August 6-8, 2021.
  • Denise will address the risks and concerns of jewelers, many of whom are moving to--or augmenting their sales with--online channels.
  • As the global leader in online fraud risk prevention, ClearSales solutions combine innovative technology with the largest team of fraud analysts in the industry to provide unparalleled fraud protection.

Robotic Assistance Devices Receives Additional Three Unit ROSA180 Order from Large Northern California Auto Center

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 2:00pm

Artificial Intelligence Technology Solutions, Inc., ( OTCPK:AITX ), which provides AI-driven security and productivity solutions for enterprise clients, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Robotic Assistance Devices Inc. (RAD) has received a three-unit ROSA180 order from one of northern Californias leading auto groups.

Key Points: 
  • Artificial Intelligence Technology Solutions, Inc., ( OTCPK:AITX ), which provides AI-driven security and productivity solutions for enterprise clients, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Robotic Assistance Devices Inc. (RAD) has received a three-unit ROSA180 order from one of northern Californias leading auto groups.
  • Although not named, the company indicated that the end-user for this deployment had recently ordered six ROSA180 units to protect their dealership locations.
  • This sort of repeat order is a great way to wrap up a great week at RAD, said Steve Reinharz, CEO of RAD.
  • ROSA180 is a compact, self-contained, security and communication solution that can be deployed in about 15 minutes.

Jon R. Moeller Elected P&G President and Chief Executive Officer

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 10:00pm

The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) announced today that Jon R. Moeller, Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer, will succeed David Taylor as Procter & Gambles President and Chief Executive Officer, effective November 1, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) announced today that Jon R. Moeller, Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer, will succeed David Taylor as Procter & Gambles President and Chief Executive Officer, effective November 1, 2021.
  • He has been a member of P&Gs global leadership team since 2009, serving as Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer, and Vice Chairman.
  • In addition, Shailesh Jejurikar has been elected Chief Operating Officer, effective October 1, 2021.
  • He currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer of the Companys Fabric & Home Care sector, P&Gs largest business unit, which has consistently delivered industry-leading results.