Animals

Dog Parents Rejoice: Skiptown to Expand in Dallas, Atlanta, and Nashville

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 1:02pm

Skiptown has secured thousands of members since opening the first location in Charlotte, NC just five months ago in the midst of the global pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • Skiptown has secured thousands of members since opening the first location in Charlotte, NC just five months ago in the midst of the global pandemic.
  • Skiptown offers an indoor/outdoor turfed dog park, a bar for humans, dog daycare, overnight boarding, a grooming salon, and dog walking services.
  • The trusted pet care company provides pet parents with first-class dog walking, daycare, and boarding services, as well as a membership-based dog park and bar all powered by the Skiptown mobile app.
  • Learn more about how Skiptown is revolutionizing the pet parent experience at skiptown.io .

World Animal Protection calls on PetSmart® to end the sale of exotic pets

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 8:00pm

NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- World Animal Protection , a global animal welfare non-profit is, today, launching a campaign urging PetSmart to end the sale of reptiles and amphibians.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- World Animal Protection , a global animal welfare non-profit is, today, launching a campaign urging PetSmart to end the sale of reptiles and amphibians.
  • According to a World Animal Protection survey , there are currently9 million American households thatown an exotic pet,and approximately 17.6 million exotic pets nationwide,a number that will only continue to rise without further public education.
  • Among exotic pet owners, the most popular types of exotic pets are reptiles, constituting 51% of all exotic pets in the US.
  • World Animal Protection encourages people to speak out about their concerns and sign our petition calling on PetSmart to put an end to the sale reptiles and amphibians.

Canada Goose Launches Exclusive Spring Capsule Collection With First Guest Designer: Angel Chen

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 12:00pm

TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Canada Goose launches its first-ever capsule collection, created in partnership with guest designer, Angel Chen.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Canada Goose launches its first-ever capsule collection, created in partnership with guest designer, Angel Chen.
  • With digital-first innovation at the forefront, Canada Goose and Angel Chen are bringing this campaign to life through both augmented reality (AR) and Computer-Generated Imagery (CGI).
  • This season, we introduce a new type of partnership with Angel Chen, our first ever guest designer," said Woody Blackford, EVP Product at Canada Goose.
  • The Angel Chen for Canada Goose Spring 2021 collection is available starting January 15, 2021 at select Canada Goose retail stores and select wholesale partners, canadagoose.com, TMall and WeChat.

AIM ImmunoTech Reschedules Investor Conference Call to January 21, 2021 at 11AM ET

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 11:45am

Investors and other interested parties are invited to submit questions to management prior to the call's start via email to aim@crescendo-ir.com .

Key Points: 
  • Investors and other interested parties are invited to submit questions to management prior to the call's start via email to aim@crescendo-ir.com .
  • Management respectfully requests that questions be non-compound, direct and addressing single subjects.
  • The conference call will be available on the Companys website at https://aimimmuno.com/events-presentations/ , or via telephone by dialing toll free 877-407-8031 for U.S. callers, or +1 201-689-8031 for international callers.
  • AIM ImmunoTech Inc. is an immuno-pharma company focused on the research and development of therapeutics to treat multiple types of cancers, immune disorders, and viral diseases, including COVID-19, the disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

Feed Phytogenics Market Value Worth $865 Million by 2027, Says Global Market Insights, Inc.

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 8:00am

Some major findings of the feed phytogenics market report includes:

Key Points: 
  • Some major findings of the feed phytogenics market report includes:
    Increased feed palatability, digestive stimulation, increased growth performance, improved reproduction rate and improved feed efficiency of feed phytogenics may boost market demand in the coming years.
  • The essential oil feed phytogenics segment is expected to register more than 3.7% CAGR throughout the review period.
  • Some of the key players in the feed phytogenics market include DuPont, Phytosynthese, Igusol, Phytobiotics, Nor-Feed, Ayurvet Limited, Delacon Biotechnik GmbH, Indian Herbs Specialties, Akay Group and Biomin GmbH.
  • Feed phytogenics market from ruminant livestock is expected to reach over USD 175 Million by 2027.

Tracking COVID-19: Meat And Poultry Worker Case Rates Five Times Lower In December Than May, General Population Nine Times Higher

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 5:09pm

WASHINGTON, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --New analysis of independent data for 2020 show that reported new COVID-19 infection rates amongst meat and poultry workers were five times lower in December than in May, while rates in the general population rocketed up by nine times in the same period.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --New analysis of independent data for 2020 show that reported new COVID-19 infection rates amongst meat and poultry workers were five times lower in December than in May, while rates in the general population rocketed up by nine times in the same period.
  • According to data from the Food and Environment Reporting Network (FERN), the meat and poultry sector was reported to have an average of 19.91 new reported cases per 100,000 workers per day in December, compared to an average of 98.39 new reported cases per 100,000 workers per day in May.
  • The New York Times reports that during the same period, the average new case rate for the U.S. population rose from 7.11 cases per 100,000 people per day in May to 63.01 cases per 100,000 people per day in December.
  • The North American Meat Institute is the leading voice for the meat and poultry industry.The Meat Institute's members process the vast majority of U.S. beef, pork, lamb, and poultry, as well as manufacture the equipment and ingredients needed to produce the safest and highest quality meat and poultry products.

H/3 Foundation and Anjellicle Cats Rescue Partner to Save and Permanently Place Homeless and Abandoned Cats

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 5:04pm

Like H/3, Anjellicle is committed to helping every animal get the specialized care they need, and find a loving home.

Key Points: 
  • Like H/3, Anjellicle is committed to helping every animal get the specialized care they need, and find a loving home.
  • Nora Wood and Risa Rosenthal, Co-Directors of Anjellicle Cats Rescue, said, "A cat's rescue doesn't end when it is pulled from the city shelter or off the street.
  • Anjellicle Cats Rescue (ACR) is an all-volunteer registered 501c3 cat rescue committed to helping make New York a no-kill city.
  • For more information on Anjellicle Cats Rescue, please visit anjelliclecats.com
    Anjellicle Cats Rescue Media Contact:Nora Wood, info@anjelliclecats.com , 646.457.2130
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Packaged Facts: In U.S. Pet Market, Cats are Clawing for More Attention

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 4:12pm

Historically speaking, the U.S. pet industry has been overtly canine-centric, and not without justification.

Key Points: 
  • Historically speaking, the U.S. pet industry has been overtly canine-centric, and not without justification.
  • One reason is that dog ownership rates have been increasing while cat ownership rates have remained flat.
  • Another reason is that dogs tend to be way more lucrative in terms of products and services.
  • In Packaged Facts' Survey of Pet Owners, cat owners were asked whether they perceive that cats are "sometimes treated as second-class" compared to dogs by various types of players in the pet industry.

Global Protein Production Report 2013-2020: Focus on United States, Mexico, Brazil and EU - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 9:42am

The "Global Protein Production by Poultry & Protein Price, United States, Mexico, Brazil and EU Chicken Production, Export and Consumption" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Global Protein Production by Poultry & Protein Price, United States, Mexico, Brazil and EU Chicken Production, Export and Consumption" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This research report contains Protein Production by Poultry & Protein Price, United States, Mexico, Brazil and EU Chicken Production, Export and Consumption.
  • Poultry Protein Price from Jan 2013 to Sept 2019 and Chicken production for the US and Mexico for the year 2014 - 2020 are also given in the report.
  • Poultry Production and Exports for 2014 - 2020 as well as EU Chicken Production, Consumption and Exports for the year 2014 - 2020 are covered in the report.

Besra Gold Inc. Announces Ms. Jocelyn Bennett's Resignation as Director of the Company

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 12:14pm

Auckland, New Zealand--(Newsfile Corp. - January 11, 2021) - Besra Gold Inc. ("Besra" or the "Company"), announces that on January 4, 2021, Ms. Jocelyn Bennett has resigned from the board of the Company.

Key Points: 
  • Auckland, New Zealand--(Newsfile Corp. - January 11, 2021) - Besra Gold Inc. ("Besra" or the "Company"), announces that on January 4, 2021, Ms. Jocelyn Bennett has resigned from the board of the Company.
  • Ms. Bennett is a Swiss fiduciary and Director of Pangaea Holdings Limited, who has served on the Besra board since November 2016.
  • Besra is undergoing a reorganization of the Company as outlined in the Supplement to the Management Information Circular, dated November 10, 2020, and filed on SEDAR.
  • Pangaea Holdings Limited remains supportive of the Company, and, upon closing of the proposed Reorganization, will be a significant shareholder of Besra.