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Loop Industries, Inc.: Loop Industries Announces Selection of Port-Jérôme, in Normandy, France, as Site for First European Infinite Loop Manufacturing Facility

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Monday, January 17, 2022 - 7:04am

Loop Industries, Inc.: Loop Industries Announces Selection of Port-Jrme, in Normandy, France, as Site for First European Infinite Loop Manufacturing Facility

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  • Loop Industries, Inc.: Loop Industries Announces Selection of Port-Jrme, in Normandy, France, as Site for First European Infinite Loop Manufacturing Facility
    Loop Industries Announces Selection of Port-Jrme, in Normandy, France, as Site for First European Infinite Loop Manufacturing Facility
    MONTREAL, QC / ACCESSWIRE / January 16, 2022 / Loop Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOOP) (the "Company" or "Loop"), a clean technology company, whose mission is to accelerate a circular plastics economy by manufacturing 100% recycled polyethylene terephthalate ("PET") plastic and polyester fiber, today announced the selection of the site for its first European Infinite Loop(TM) manufacturing facility.
  • Following the completion of permitting, construction of the facility is expected to begin in 2023, with commissioning approximately 18 months later.
  • The Infinite Loop(TM) manufacturing model is designed to produce 70,000 tonnes of PET resin made from 100% recycled content per year.
  • Mr. Morin stated, "I am pleased that Loop Industries has selected Normandy, after considering numerous site options in France and abroad.

First Insight Announces $50,000 Donation to Retail Orphan Initiative

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 2:00pm

Since our inception, the core mission of First Insight has been and continues to be to make the world a better place.

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  • Since our inception, the core mission of First Insight has been and continues to be to make the world a better place.
  • It has been written on the wall of each of our locations since Day 1, said Greg Petro, CEO and founder of First Insight.
  • First Insight will continue to maintain a presence at NRF 2022 in New York City, January 16-18.
  • The Retail Orphan Initiative is a 501(c)(3) organization whose purpose is to raise awareness and provide real solutions for the more than 400 million vulnerable children worldwide.

Dataviva to Launch Cloud Retail Planning Suite powered by Snowflake

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 1:00pm

ATLANTA, Jan. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Dataviva today announced that it has launched its Cloud Retail Planning Suite of planning and supply chain applications with Snowflake , Data Cloud company, as part of the Powered by Snowflake program .

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  • ATLANTA, Jan. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Dataviva today announced that it has launched its Cloud Retail Planning Suite of planning and supply chain applications with Snowflake , Data Cloud company, as part of the Powered by Snowflake program .
  • By deploying our real-time, low-code retail planning platform and suite of applications directly on the Snowflake Data Cloud, we are making that vision a reality for retailers.
  • Dataviva is building a next-generation, low-code retail planning platform that combines collaborative planning capabilities with real-time data analytics.
  • For more information on Dataviva and its retail solutions, please visit https://www.dataviva.com/
    Costas Malamas, Dataviva, +1 470 571 3940 Ext: 303, info@dataviva.com

DGAP-News: G Medical Innovations (NASDAQ: GMVD) is forecasting incremental Q1 revenues at around $30 MM, based on revenue generated from G Medical Tests and Services' physical storefront testing locations

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 12:05pm

G Medical Innovations (NASDAQ: GMVD) is forecasting incremental Q1 revenues at around $30 MM, based on revenue generated from G Medical Tests and Services' physical storefront testing locations

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  • G Medical Innovations (NASDAQ: GMVD) is forecasting incremental Q1 revenues at around $30 MM, based on revenue generated from G Medical Tests and Services' physical storefront testing locations
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • Dr. Yacov Geva, President and CEO of G Medical Innovations, and Michael McDade, CEO of McDade Products, LLC , announced today that they acquired an undisclosed number of shares of G Medical Innovations (NASDAQ: GMVD).
  • G Medical Tests and Services currently operates storefront testing locations in California.
  • During the next few months, the company expects to expand its network of storefront testing locations in California and other U.S. regions to be announced at a later date.

PetHonesty Appoints Consumer Products Executive Richard Greenberg as CEO

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Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 7:00pm

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --PetHonesty, a trusted leader in premium pet health products and a portfolio company of Vestar Capital Partners, today announced it has named consumer products executive Richard P. Greenberg as CEO effective February 14.

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  • AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --PetHonesty, a trusted leader in premium pet health products and a portfolio company of Vestar Capital Partners, today announced it has named consumer products executive Richard P. Greenberg as CEO effective February 14.
  • A more than 20-year CPG executive, Mr. Greenberg most recently served as Chief Commercial Officer of Sovos Brands,which launched its IPO in the fall of 2021.
  • Prior to Sovos, he held key leadership positions in the household products sector, initially at the Sun Products Corporation, which was acquired by Henkel Consumer Goods in 2016, where Mr. Greenberg ultimately served asGeneral Manager and Chief Customer Officer.
  • "I'm honored to join PetHonesty and serve as its next CEO as we build upon the Company's strong foundation at a time when the pet products industry is experiencing record growth and strong tailwinds," said Mr. Greenberg.

Harris Williams Advises Mercer Foods on its Sale to Entrepreneurial Equity Partners and Mubadala Capital

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Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 6:29pm

Harris Williams , a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised Mercer Foods (Mercer), a portfolio company of Graham Partners (Graham), on its sale to Entrepreneurial Equity Partners (e2p) and Mubadala Capital.

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  • Harris Williams , a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised Mercer Foods (Mercer), a portfolio company of Graham Partners (Graham), on its sale to Entrepreneurial Equity Partners (e2p) and Mubadala Capital.
  • The transaction was led by Tim Alexander , Brant Cash , Andy Warczak and Cam Cornwell of the Harris Williams Consumer Group .
  • For more information on the Harris Williams Consumer Group and recent transactions, visit the Consumer Groups section of the Harris Williams website.
  • Harris Williams is a trade name under which Harris Williams LLC, Harris Williams & Co. Ltd and Harris Williams & Co. Corporate Finance Advisors GmbH conduct business.

Acosta Offers a New Perspective on CPG Industry Trends to Watch in 2022

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Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 4:05pm

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --It has been nearly two years since the onset of COVID-19 and experts from Acosta a global integrated sales and marketing services provider in the consumer-packaged goods (CPG) industry are sharing a fresh perspective on the CPG outlook for 2022 .

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  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --It has been nearly two years since the onset of COVID-19 and experts from Acosta a global integrated sales and marketing services provider in the consumer-packaged goods (CPG) industry are sharing a fresh perspective on the CPG outlook for 2022 .
  • "2021 was another year marked by COVID-19, which fueled changes to consumer shopping habits and sparked major industry shifts," said Colin Stewart, Executive Vice President, Business Intelligence at Acosta.
  • "With Acosta's business insights staying on the pulse of the CPG industry throughout the pandemic, our leadership team reflected on what this means for both retailers and consumers in the new year.
  • Here are Acosta Leadership's Top CPG Trends to Watch in 2022, grouped into five categories:
    Consumers surveyed by Acosta between July and October 2021 reported eating more breakfast (26%), lunch (28%), dinner (37%) and snacks (20%) at home.

Evoke Attracts Leading Global Innovation, Strategy and Creative Talent to Strengthen Executive Leadership in Their Mission to Make Health More Human™

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Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 3:52pm

NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, leading global health and wellness agency, Evoke , announced three key leadership hires to its executive team.

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  • NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, leading global health and wellness agency, Evoke , announced three key leadership hires to its executive team.
  • Will Reese joins the agency as Evoke's Chief Innovation Officer operating on a global scale and supporting all Evoke agency brands.
  • Additionally, Evoke North America has added Rachel McCready as Chief Creative Officer and Alexis Penty as Chief Strategy Officer.
  • "I am thrilled to welcome Will, Rachel and Alexis to Evoke and our leadership teams," said Reid Connolly, CEO and Founder of Evoke.

Databricks Launches Data Lakehouse for Retail and Consumer Goods Customers

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Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 2:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Databricks, the Data and AI company and pioneer of the data lakehouse architecture, today announced the Databricks Lakehouse for Retail, the company's first industry-specific data lakehouse for retailers and consumer goods (CG) customers. With Databricks' Lakehouse for Retail, data teams are enabled with a centralized data and AI platform that is tailored to help solve the most critical data challenges that retailers, partners, and their suppliers are facing. Early adopters of Databricks' Lakehouse for Retail include industry-leading customers and partners like  Walgreens, Columbia, H&M Group, Reckitt, Restaurant Brands International, 84.51°(a subsidiary of Kroger Co.), Co-Op Food, Gousto, Acosta and more.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Databricks, the Data and AI company and pioneer of the data lakehouse architecture, today announced the Databricks Lakehouse for Retail, the company's first industry-specific data lakehouse for retailers and consumer goods (CG) customers.
  • With Databricks' Lakehouse for Retail, data teams are enabled with a centralized data and AI platform that is tailored to help solve the most critical data challenges that retailers, partners, and their suppliers are facing.
  • Databricks' Lakehouse for Retail delivers an open, flexible data platform, data collaboration and sharing, and a collection of powerful tools and partners for the retail and consumer goods industries.
  • Popular solution accelerators for Databricks' Lakehouse for Retail customers include:
    Real-time Streaming Data Ingestion : Power real-time decisions critical to winning in omnichannel retail with point-of-sale, mobile application, inventory and fulfillment data.

Databricks Launches Data Lakehouse for Retail and Consumer Goods Customers

Retrieved on: 
Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 2:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Databricks, the Data and AI company and pioneer of the data lakehouse architecture, today announced the Databricks Lakehouse for Retail, the company's first industry-specific data lakehouse for retailers and consumer goods (CG) customers. With Databricks' Lakehouse for Retail, data teams are enabled with a centralized data and AI platform that is tailored to help solve the most critical data challenges that retailers, partners, and their suppliers are facing. Early adopters of Databricks' Lakehouse for Retail include industry-leading customers and partners like  Walgreens, Columbia, H&M Group, Reckitt, Restaurant Brands International, 84.51°(a subsidiary of Kroger Co.), Co-Op Food, Gousto, Acosta and more.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Databricks, the Data and AI company and pioneer of the data lakehouse architecture, today announced the Databricks Lakehouse for Retail, the company's first industry-specific data lakehouse for retailers and consumer goods (CG) customers.
  • With Databricks' Lakehouse for Retail, data teams are enabled with a centralized data and AI platform that is tailored to help solve the most critical data challenges that retailers, partners, and their suppliers are facing.
  • Databricks' Lakehouse for Retail delivers an open, flexible data platform, data collaboration and sharing, and a collection of powerful tools and partners for the retail and consumer goods industries.
  • Popular solution accelerators for Databricks' Lakehouse for Retail customers include:
    Real-time Streaming Data Ingestion : Power real-time decisions critical to winning in omnichannel retail with point-of-sale, mobile application, inventory and fulfillment data.