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Biotech Start-Up Aanika Biosciences Lands Initial $12M Funding for Cutting-Edge Food Tracing Technology

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 8:48pm

Biotech start-up Aanika Biosciences today announced the initial closing of its $12 million Series A round, led by Jon Cholak of Adit Ventures along with existing investors Draper Associates and SOSV.

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  • Biotech start-up Aanika Biosciences today announced the initial closing of its $12 million Series A round, led by Jon Cholak of Adit Ventures along with existing investors Draper Associates and SOSV.
  • The investment will help scale the companys food tracing technology platform, advance research and expand its Brooklyn food safety and manufacturing facility to approximately 30,000 square feet.
  • Aanika's proprietary technology is designed to accelerate the speed and accuracy of how food safety issues are handled.
  • Innovation in food safety is long overdue, and there couldnt be a more important time to bring a technology like this to the market, said Dr. Ellen Jorgensen, Chief Science Officer for Aanika.

Energy Corridor District Announces Tree Lighting Event and Donations Honoring First Responders and Healthcare Workers as Part of Giving Tuesday

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 7:43pm

On Wednesday, December 1, 2021, The Energy Corridor District is hosting its Inaugural Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony, powered by Shell Energy.

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  • On Wednesday, December 1, 2021, The Energy Corridor District is hosting its Inaugural Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony, powered by Shell Energy.
  • The Tree Lighting Ceremony event kicks off The Energy Corridor Districts Annual 12 Days of Christmas , which provides The Energy Corridor District the opportunity to honor our first responder partners and healthcare workers, while providing $20,000 in funding to non-profit organizations that impact the Energy Corridor.
  • Elijah J. Williams, Executive Director of the Energy Corridor District, commented:
    The Energy Corridor District is excited to host our Inaugural Holiday Tree Lighting event, as part of our Annual 12 Days of Christmas.
  • The Energy Corridor District (District) is an advocate for one of Houstons premier business centers and destinations.

InPlay Oil Corp. And Prairie Storm Resources Corp. Announce Completion of Strategic Cardium Combination

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 6:52pm

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- InPlay Oil Corp. (TSX: IPO) (OTCQX: IPOOF) ("InPlay" or the "Company") and Prairie Storm Resources Corp. (TSXV: PSEC) ("Prairie Storm") are pleased to announce that they have closed on today's date (the "Effective Date") the previously announced plan of arrangement under section 193 of the Business Corporations Act (Alberta) (the "Acquisition"). Pursuant to the Acquisition, InPlay acquired all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Prairie Storm (the "Prairie Storm Shares") on the basis of $0.2514 in cash and 0.0524 of a common share of InPlay ("InPlay Shares") in exchange for each Prairie Storm Share outstanding and Prairie Storm became a wholly-owned subsidiary of InPlay. As a final step of the Acquisition, InPlay, Prairie Storm and Prairie Storm's wholly-owned subsidiary, Prairie Storm Energy Corp., were subsequently amalgamated under the name "InPlay Oil Corp." (the "Resulting Issuer").

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  • Pursuant to the Acquisition, InPlay acquired all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Prairie Storm (the "Prairie Storm Shares") on the basis of $0.2514 in cash and 0.0524 of a common share of InPlay ("InPlay Shares") in exchange for each Prairie Storm Share outstanding and Prairie Storm became a wholly-owned subsidiary of InPlay.
  • As a final step of the Acquisition, InPlay, Prairie Storm and Prairie Storm's wholly-owned subsidiary, Prairie Storm Energy Corp., were subsequently amalgamated under the name "InPlay Oil Corp." (the "Resulting Issuer").
  • Previous holders of subscription receipts of InPlay are not required to take any action in order to receive the underlying InPlay Shares.
  • InPlay Oil is a junior oil and gas exploration and production company with operations in Alberta focused on light oil production.

Global Hair Care Market (2021 to 2026) - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact and Forecasts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 6:13pm

Among the organic hair care product types, such as conditioners and shampoos, serums and oils, and styling, the former holds a majority of the share in the global organic hair care market, owing to its wide usage.

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  • Among the organic hair care product types, such as conditioners and shampoos, serums and oils, and styling, the former holds a majority of the share in the global organic hair care market, owing to its wide usage.
  • The demand for organic hair care products in Western Europe is expected to increase at a substantial rate.
  • China is the second-largest market for hair care products worldwide, only after the United States.
  • The usage of premium hair care products is most prevalent in tier one megacities, with increasing penetration in China's inland tier two and tier three cities.

Global CNG Tank Market to 2026 - Featuring Hexagon Composites, Luxfer and CIMC Enric Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 5:57pm

The study includes trends and forecasts for the global CNG tank market by application, tank type, material consumption, and region.

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  • The study includes trends and forecasts for the global CNG tank market by application, tank type, material consumption, and region.
  • In this market, type I, type II, type III, and type IV are the major CNG tank types used in different end use industries.
  • Within the global CNG tank market, automotive will remain the largest end use industry and it is also expected to witness the highest growth over the forecast period.
  • Q.11 What M&A activities did take place in the last five years in the CNG tank market?

Global Thermal Spray Coating For Oil and Gas Market to 2028 - Latest Trends, Drivers, Opportunities and Challenges - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 5:39pm

Thermal Spray Coating For Oil and Gas Market has reported mixed results during the COVID 19 for different applications and geographies.

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  • Thermal Spray Coating For Oil and Gas Market has reported mixed results during the COVID 19 for different applications and geographies.
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UKG Workforce Activity Report: November Jobs Growth May Exceed Expectations Based on Accelerating Shift Work Growth

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 5:11pm

The UKG Workforce Recovery Scale which compares shift activity with pre-pandemic levels increased 1.0 point in November to reach 87.0.

Key Points: 
  • The UKG Workforce Recovery Scale which compares shift activity with pre-pandemic levels increased 1.0 point in November to reach 87.0.
  • The UKG Workforce Activity Report is a high-frequency index that anticipates U.S. job creation.
  • Built from a merger that created one of the largest cloud companies in the world, UKG believes organizations succeed when they focus on their people.
  • The company has earned numerous awards for culture, products, and services, including consecutive years on Fortunes 100 Best Companies to Work For list.

Alberta Indigenous Opportunities Corporation Announces Close of Northern Courier Pipeline System Deal

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 5:00pm

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alberta Indigenous Opportunities Corporation (AIOC) is proud to announce that the Northern Courier Pipeline System sale has closed, marking the end of years of collaboration and negotiations among all partners and making the Astisiy Limited Partnership (Astisiy), comprised of Suncor Energy and the eight Indigenous Communities, the official owners of a 15 per cent stake in the Northern Courier Pipeline System (NCPS).

Key Points: 
  • CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alberta Indigenous Opportunities Corporation (AIOC) is proud to announce that the Northern Courier Pipeline System sale has closed, marking the end of years of collaboration and negotiations among all partners and making the Astisiy Limited Partnership (Astisiy), comprised of Suncor Energy and the eight Indigenous Communities, the official owners of a 15 per cent stake in the Northern Courier Pipeline System (NCPS).
  • This deal really encapsulates our mandate to facilitate investments by Indigenous communities and advance their role as true partners in Albertas natural resource economy.
  • We look forward to seeing each of the communities involved in todays deal flourish and grow in the years to come.
  • These own-source revenue streams will help bring prosperity and equity to each Indigenous Community involved in todays exciting announcement.

There’s No Place Like a Smart Home for the Holidays

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 4:44pm

Convenience is touted as the biggest advantage of smart homes, when in fact many of these devices also help reduce energy use and enhance safety especially during the holidays.

Key Points: 
  • Convenience is touted as the biggest advantage of smart homes, when in fact many of these devices also help reduce energy use and enhance safety especially during the holidays.
  • Here are some smart home products to enhance your holidays:
    Install smart thermostats to change the thermostat remotely and modify schedules to save energy.
  • Customers can also use room sensors which connect to thermostats to set and maintain different temperatures in particular rooms.
  • The smart plugs can be connected to a smart speaker to turn the cheer on and off with a simple voice command.

DEADLINE ALERT for HEPS, RECAF, TMC, CEI: Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 4:00pm

BENSALEM, Pa., Nov. 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Law Offices of Howard G. Smith reminds investors that class action lawsuits have been filed on behalf of shareholders of the following publicly-traded companies.

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  • BENSALEM, Pa., Nov. 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Law Offices of Howard G. Smith reminds investors that class action lawsuits have been filed on behalf of shareholders of the following publicly-traded companies.
  • Investors have until the deadlines listed below to file a lead plaintiff motion.
  • Investors suffering losses on their investments are encouraged to contact the Law Offices of Howard G. Smith to discuss their legal rights in these class actions at 888-638-4847 or by email to howardsmith@howardsmithlaw.com .
  • Law Offices of Howard G. Smith