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RazerCon Is Back for Round II: Tune in for a Keynote By CEO Min-Liang Tan Filled With Exclusive New Announcements and Guest Appearances

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 4:02pm

Fans will also be treated to special previews of upcoming games, surprise appearances, impressive giveaways, and much more.

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  • Fans will also be treated to special previews of upcoming games, surprise appearances, impressive giveaways, and much more.
  • RazerCon 2021 will be streamed across Razers social network channels, including Twitch , Facebook , YouTube , and TikTok .
  • In another spectacular production, RazerCon 2021 will feature an exciting lineup of shows with the following segments:
    A major keynote by Razer CEO and Co-founder Min-Liang Tan, packed with exciting announcements and special guest appearances.
  • Razer has 18 offices worldwide and is recognized as the leading brand for gamers in the US, Europe and China.

Buyouts and Gen II Fund Services Release Fifth Annual Emerging Manager Report

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Buyouts, in partnership with Gen II Fund Services, LLC, today released the fifth annual Emerging Manager Report, reviewing important factors that new general partners need to consider when launching their funds, and key areas of focus for limited partners that invest with emerging managers.

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Buyouts, in partnership with Gen II Fund Services, LLC, today released the fifth annual Emerging Manager Report, reviewing important factors that new general partners need to consider when launching their funds, and key areas of focus for limited partners that invest with emerging managers.
  • "This survey continues to yield interesting results each year, especially in gauging how LPs feel about emerging managers in the current market," said Jeff Gendel, Principal at Gen II Fund Services.
  • About Gen II Fund Services, LLC http://www.gen2fund.com/
    Gen II is a leading fund administration provider focused entirely on serving the alternative asset management space, including private equity, real estate and credit funds.
  • The Emerging Manager Report, published by Buyouts in partnership with Gen II Fund Services, LLC, is the private equity industry's primary source for PE/VC emerging managers and institutional investors with an appetite to back them.

Engel & Völkers Consumer Trend Report Introduces The Next Luxury Home Seller

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 2:00pm

The key is to identify which consumer segments fall within this group, and that is what we have done in this new trend report.

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  • The key is to identify which consumer segments fall within this group, and that is what we have done in this new trend report.
  • Instead of relocating from suburban or rural environments, this sentiment actually represents a shifting of priorities among the Wealthiest Millennials.
  • Millennial Entrepreneurs: Millennials accounted for two-thirds of luxury home sellers who are also in the process of starting a business.
  • In partnership with Researchscape, Engel & Vlkers Americas surveyed 1,700 respondents from across North America between June 22 to 23, 2021.

Fad or Future? New RBC survey reveals pandemic-driven small business trends and expectations are here to stay for the long haul

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 1:05pm

As Canadian entrepreneurs continue to chart a path toward recovery and growth in these uncertain times, many are wondering which trends and consumer expectations are here to stay.

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  • As Canadian entrepreneurs continue to chart a path toward recovery and growth in these uncertain times, many are wondering which trends and consumer expectations are here to stay.
  • RBC's latest poll of Canadians revealed three important trends that will impact the small business playbook for success in the next year.
  • Nextdoor a neighbourhood app that helps small businesses connect with local consumers by creating Business Posts and Local Deals.
  • The RBC Small Business Poll was conducted by Ipsos Canada from July 30 - August 4, 2021.

Doja Cat and BH Cosmetics Team Up For Artist's Dreamy New Makeup Line

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

"Doja Cat is a true creative genius and we were honored to work alongside her to launch this special collection," shared Yannis Rodocanachi, CEO of BH Cosmetics.

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  • "Doja Cat is a true creative genius and we were honored to work alongside her to launch this special collection," shared Yannis Rodocanachi, CEO of BH Cosmetics.
  • As a purveyor of striking, bold beauty looks, Doja Cat drew on her long-time love affair and passion for makeup to bring this line to life.
  • One of the first shadow palettes I ever purchased was from BH Cosmetics and I'm so proud to release this collection with them," said Doja Cat.
  • Fabrice Gibert-Darras, CMO & General Manager of BH Cosmetics added,"I remember the first time that I heard and saw Doja, she immediately stood out.

FlexJobs Names the Top 30 Companies Hiring for Remote Freelance Jobs in 2021

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

FlexJobs is the leading career service specializing in remote and flexible jobs, with over 100 million people having used its resources since 2007.

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  • FlexJobs is the leading career service specializing in remote and flexible jobs, with over 100 million people having used its resources since 2007.
  • FlexJobs provides the largest database of vetted remote and flexible job listings, from entry-level to executive, startups to public companies, part-time to full-time and freelance.
  • To support job seekers in all phases of their journey, FlexJobs also offers expert advice and career coaching services.
  • In addition, FlexJobs works with leading companies to recruit quality remote talent and optimize their remote and flexible workplace.

Vecow and Blaize Team to Deliver Leading Workstation-grade Edge AI Computing Solution

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 9:00am

Vecow Co., Ltd., a team of global embedded experts, and Blaize, the AI edge computing innovator, today announced the launch of the Vecow ECX-2400 workstation-grade AI Computing System.

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  • Vecow Co., Ltd., a team of global embedded experts, and Blaize, the AI edge computing innovator, today announced the launch of the Vecow ECX-2400 workstation-grade AI Computing System.
  • Vecow ECX-2400 AI Computing System harnesses the Blaize Graph Streaming Processor (GSP) based Xplorer AI accelerator to deliver outstanding AI performance with higher system reliability, lower power consumption and faster time-to-market.
  • Vecow ECX-2400 AI is a trusted solution for smart AOI, public security, robotic control, traffic vision, and any Industry 4.0/AIoT applications at the edge with less total cost of ownership (TCO).
  • Vecow ECX-2400 AI has integrated the Blaize Picasso SDK into VHub AI developer software, enabling the users to easily develop, deploy and manage edge AI inference systems with single-core or quad-core Blaize Xplorer AI Inference Accelerators.

Good Times Top Of The Menu At Papa John's

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 12:01am

MILTON KEYNES, England, Sept. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Papa John's is putting good times back on the menu for people everywhere with its latest music-inspired global marketing campaign.

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  • MILTON KEYNES, England, Sept. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Papa John's is putting good times back on the menu for people everywhere with its latest music-inspired global marketing campaign.
  • After party highlights will also be posted on the NME website from 5 October, to continue the good times with good pizza.
  • NME is bringing the good music, ByteSquad and their global friends are bringing the good times and Papa John's is proudly bringing the new Fresh Soul pizzas.
  • Here's to good music and good times again!"

Fashion Nova and Afterpay Announce New Partnership In Time for Fall Shopping

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 5:29pm

Now, consumers who shop Fashion Nova online will have the option to pay responsibly with Afterpay at checkout, in four interest-free installments1.

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  • Now, consumers who shop Fashion Nova online will have the option to pay responsibly with Afterpay at checkout, in four interest-free installments1.
  • The partnership is a joint effort by the brands to make fashion more accessible to these younger consumers.
  • Fashion Nova values accessibility and affordability - it is part of the foundation on which the company was built.
  • The partnership with Afterpay further enables our customers to buy their favorite looks in a way that is both seamless and convenient."

Consumers with Point-of-Sale Loans Generally Use Other Forms of Credit More Responsibly

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 1:00pm

BNPL and POS offerings did not appear to have a major impact on a consumers usage of other forms of credit.

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  • BNPL and POS offerings did not appear to have a major impact on a consumers usage of other forms of credit.
  • In fact, the BNPL/POS applicants generally used other forms of credit more than the rest of the population.
  • The findings showed that POS financing applicants have more credit products, such as credit cards, retail cards and installment loans in their wallet compared to the general credit active population.
  • Credit cards were most popular among POS financing applicants (89%), followed by retail cards (75%) and auto loans (73%).