Kimberly-Clark

Kimberly-Clark Receives Climate Leadership Award for Progress in Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

DALLAS, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark today announced that it received a 2021 Climate Leadership Award for 'Goal Achievement in Greenhouse Gas Management' from the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions and The Climate Registry .

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  • DALLAS, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark today announced that it received a 2021 Climate Leadership Award for 'Goal Achievement in Greenhouse Gas Management' from the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions and The Climate Registry .
  • The national award recognizes companies that set and achieve aggressive greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction goals.
  • "We are honored to receive this prestigious award for reducing greenhouse gas emissions across our operations, especially since we were recognized for 'Excellence in Greenhouse Gas Management & Goal Setting' as part of the Climate Leadership Awards in 2018," said Juan Marin, Global Energy and Climate Leader at Kimberly-Clark.
  • Our mission is to advance strong policy and action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, promote clean energy, and strengthen resilience to climate impacts.

Global Baby Wipes (Dry & Wet) Market Overview 2021-2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 5:31pm

The baby wipes market is divided into two segments -- Wet Wipes and Dry Wipes, of which the dry wipes segment has led the market with a share of more than 60% since 2015. This is backed by the reason that the dry wipes have a multipurpose use and thus can be used as toilet paper or tissue paper, during the time of feeding or diaper change. However, through the forecasted period, wet wipes are expected to be the fastest-growing segment, which is to grow at an anticipated CAGR of more than 8.5%.

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  • The baby wipes market is divided into two segments -- Wet Wipes and Dry Wipes, of which the dry wipes segment has led the market with a share of more than 60% since 2015.
  • North America and Europe are the leading regions in the global baby wipes market, owing to the high penetration of the leading manufacturers.
  • What is the market size and forecast of the Global Baby Care Wipes Market?
  • What are the inhibiting factors and impact of COVID-19 shaping the Global Baby Care Wipes Market during the forecast period?

New Mississippi Initiative Will Combat Leading Cause of Involuntary Land Loss Among Black Families

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 4:00pm

"These harmful effectswhich have persisted for decadeshave been particularly acute for families of color and low-income families in Mississippi.

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  • "These harmful effectswhich have persisted for decadeshave been particularly acute for families of color and low-income families in Mississippi.
  • The new initiative is based on a successful model developed by the Center for Heirs' Property Preservation in South Carolina.
  • This model has helped South Carolina families resolve more than 275 titles, building family and community wealth and ecological restoration in marginalized communities.
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    SOURCE Center for Heirs' Property Preservation; Mississippi Center for Justice; World Wildlife Fund; Kimberly-Clark

Thomas Scientific Accelerates Investment in Its Controlled Environments Team

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:36pm

SWEDESBORO, N.J., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Thomas Scientific, the largest pure-play distributor of scientific and cleanroom products in the United States, has announced an accelerated investment into its CE Team focused exclusively on serving customers operating within controlled environments.

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  • SWEDESBORO, N.J., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Thomas Scientific, the largest pure-play distributor of scientific and cleanroom products in the United States, has announced an accelerated investment into its CE Team focused exclusively on serving customers operating within controlled environments.
  • Thomas Scientific's Chief Commercial Officer, Michael Klipstein, commented: "Our Controlled Environments business has had strong growth for years, thanks to a number of strategic supplier partnerships and one key acquisition," referencing the company's 2018 acquisition of American Cleanstat .
  • Click here to learn more about the Thomas Scientific Controlled Environments team, view available products, and sign up for a free CE cleanroom consultation and audit.
  • Whether you work in a laboratory or controlled environment setting, or perform your testing in the field, Thomas Scientific has the products you need.

The Dollar General Literacy Foundation to Fund $1 Million in Book Projects in One Day on DonorsChoose

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 10:00pm

Dollar General and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation today announced The Great Dollar General Book Match: a special one-day, $1 million match initiative through education nonprofit DonorsChoose to celebrate National Book Month.

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  • Dollar General and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation today announced The Great Dollar General Book Match: a special one-day, $1 million match initiative through education nonprofit DonorsChoose to celebrate National Book Month.
  • Ahead of The Great Dollar General Book Match on October 21st, Dollar General and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation encourage teachers to spread the word and to continue posting book-related projects on DonorsChoose.
  • Earlier this month, Dollar General and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation announced a $4.5 million investment in youth literacy, inclusive of this $1.45 million partnership with DonorsChoose and more than $3 million in youth literacy grants from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation.
  • Each year, the Dollar General Literacy Foundation provides financial support to schools, nonprofit organizations and libraries within a 15-mile radius of Dollar General stores and distribution centers.

Jones Soda Hires Experienced Agency Executive Bohb Blair as Chief Marketing Officer

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 1:30pm

(OTCQB: JSDA) (Jones Soda or the Company), the original craft soda known for its unconventional flavors and user-designed label artwork, today announced the appointment of creative and marketing executive Bohb Blair to serve as the Companys first chief marketing officer.

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  • (OTCQB: JSDA) (Jones Soda or the Company), the original craft soda known for its unconventional flavors and user-designed label artwork, today announced the appointment of creative and marketing executive Bohb Blair to serve as the Companys first chief marketing officer.
  • When our Jones Cannabis division comes online, we will need an expanded team to drive our go-to-market-strategy, product development and marketing initiatives for both our new business and our legacy craft soda line, said Mark Murray, president and CEO of Jones Soda.
  • Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, Jones Soda Co. (OTCQB: JSDA) markets and distributes premium beverages under the Jones Soda and Lemoncocco brands.
  • Jones diverse product line offers something for everyone pure cane sugar soda, zero-calorie soda and Lemoncocco non-carbonated premium refreshment.

Kimberly-Clark Announces Schedule for Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 4:00pm

DALLAS, Oct. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will issue its third quarter 2021 results on Monday, October 25 with a news release issued via PR Newswire and First Call at approximately 6:30 a.m. CDT.

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  • DALLAS, Oct. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will issue its third quarter 2021 results on Monday, October 25 with a news release issued via PR Newswire and First Call at approximately 6:30 a.m. CDT.
  • Kimberly-Clark will continue to post the date of future quarterly earnings releases and related webcasts on its website.
  • Kimberly-Clark (NYSE: KMB) and its trusted brands are an indispensable part of life for people in more than 175 countries.
  • To keep up with the latest news and to learn more about the company's nearly 150-year history of innovation, visit kimberly-clark.com .

Plan International, Kimberly-Clark And Its Kotex Brand Announce Expanded Partnership For Girls Globally

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 1:00pm

"Our growing partnership with Kimberly-Clark and Kotex prioritizes the unique needs of girls and young women by helping them manage their periods confidently and with dignity.

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  • "Our growing partnership with Kimberly-Clark and Kotex prioritizes the unique needs of girls and young women by helping them manage their periods confidently and with dignity.
  • This expansion builds on Plan International's existing programming with Kimberly-Clark and Kotex in six countries: Brazil, Colombia, China, India, Nigeria and Vietnam.
  • Plan International shares Kotex's belief that a period should never get in the way of a woman's progress.
  • Powered by supporters, Plan International USA partners with adolescent girls, young women and children around the world to overcome oppression and gender inequality.

Sitecore Named a Leader in Marketplace Development Platforms Report by Independent Research Firm

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 2:47pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sitecore , the global leader in digital experience management software has been positioned as a Leader in The Forrester New Wave: Marketplace Development Platforms, Q4 2021 report by Forrester, a leading global market research company.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sitecore , the global leader in digital experience management software has been positioned as a Leader in The Forrester New Wave: Marketplace Development Platforms, Q4 2021 report by Forrester, a leading global market research company.
  • The Forrester report compares marketplace development platforms to help businesses take advantage of this emerging market to increase revenue, sharing that "More businesses are capturing new revenue from rolling out their first-generation marketplaces and their enthusiasm is palpable."
  • The report cites Sitecore's "strong architecture and pricing and fee schedule capabilities," and declared it "the best fit for franchise operations."
  • The Forrester New Wave: Marketplace Development Platforms Q4 2021 report evaluated the 14 most significant providers in the category, under its New Wave methodology for emerging markets.

FourKites Recognizes Global Supply Chain Leaders at 2021 Visibility User Conference

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 12:30pm

CHICAGO, Oct. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FourKites , provider of the worlds leading real-time supply chain visibility platform , today announced the recipients of its annual Golden Kite Awards.

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  • CHICAGO, Oct. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FourKites , provider of the worlds leading real-time supply chain visibility platform , today announced the recipients of its annual Golden Kite Awards.
  • Supply chain disruptions and challenges continue unabated, but the FourKites community is rising to the occasion, said FourKites founder and CEO Mathew Elenjickal.
  • The worlds largest supply chain visibility platform, FourKites has continued to see unprecedented growth in the year since Visibility 2020.
  • FourKites is a leading global supply chain visibility platform, extending visibility beyond transportation into yards, warehouses, stores and beyond.