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Modular Building Institute Rallies Industry to Leverage Greater Efficiency and Production

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 10:05pm

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Modular Building Institute (MBI) has taken the lead role in organizing the resources of the modular construction industry to help deliver much-needed medical and housing facilities.

Key Points: 
  • CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Modular Building Institute (MBI) has taken the lead role in organizing the resources of the modular construction industry to help deliver much-needed medical and housing facilities.
  • MBI formed a COVID-19 task force consisting of manufacturers, contractors, and architects from the United States, Canada, and Europe to help facilitate greater industry collaboration.
  • MBI's new web resources can be found here: http://www.modular.org/HtmlPage.aspx?name=emergency-COVID-19-response
    MBI also serves as an "information clearinghouse" for the modular industry and end users alike.
  • About MBI: Founded in 1983, the Modular Building Institute (MBI) is the international non-profit trade association serving modular construction.

Modular Construction Industry Poised to Help Amid COVID-19 Crisis

Saturday, March 21, 2020 - 6:00pm

MHBA has been advocating for greater use of modular construction to address the nation's affordable housing crisis well before the COVD-19 outbreak.

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  • MHBA has been advocating for greater use of modular construction to address the nation's affordable housing crisis well before the COVD-19 outbreak.
  • "With modular factory production lines idle, there is nothing our industry can do in this crisis," said MHBA Executive Director Tom Hardiman.
  • MBI members are well poised to help supply rapidly-deployable buildings, such as temporary medical clinics, in times of crisis.
  • About MBI:Founded in 1983, the Modular Building Institute (MBI) is the international non-profit trade association serving modular construction.

Marrone Bio Innovations to Attend the Bank of America Global Agriculture and Materials Conference 2020 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 1:31pm

DAVIS, Calif., Feb. 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. (NASDAQ: MBII) (MBI), an international leader in sustainable bioprotection and plant health solutions, today announced that management has been invited to present at the Bank of America Global Agriculture and Materials Conference 2020 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida on Wednesday, February 26, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • DAVIS, Calif., Feb. 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. (NASDAQ: MBII) (MBI), an international leader in sustainable bioprotection and plant health solutions, today announced that management has been invited to present at the Bank of America Global Agriculture and Materials Conference 2020 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida on Wednesday, February 26, 2020.
  • For more information or to schedule a one-on-one meeting, please contact your Bank of America representative.
  • Learn more about Marrone Bio Innovations at www.marronebio.com .
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MBI Worldwide Background Checks & Drug Screening Celebrates Four Consecutive Years on HRO Today Baker's Dozen List

Thursday, November 28, 2019 - 4:00pm

This announcement marks the fourth consecutive year MBI Worldwide has been recognized on this prestigious list and once again solidifies MBI's national standing as a one-stop, all-inclusive employment background and drug screening provider.

Key Points: 
  • This announcement marks the fourth consecutive year MBI Worldwide has been recognized on this prestigious list and once again solidifies MBI's national standing as a one-stop, all-inclusive employment background and drug screening provider.
  • "MBI Worldwide is focused on providing and empowering our clients with the most advanced technology, superior customer service, and highest quality background and drug screening solutions,"said Brian Chapman, Chief Executive Officer of MBI Worldwide.
  • As a leading global Consumer Reporting Agency, MBI Worldwide Background Checks and Drug Screening offers a customer-driven and high-touch customer service level of all-inclusive employment background screening, verifications and drug testing products.
  • MBI Worldwide Background Checks & Drug Screening is accredited by the Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA), holds AICPA SOC 2 certification, adheres to the Privacy Shield Framework and complies with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).For more information about MBI Worldwide Background Checks and Drug Screening, please visit http://www.mbiworldwide.com .

Marrone Bio Innovations Announces Approval of Stargus® in Mexico

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 1:31pm

According to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), in 2016, the U.S. imported more than $12 billion in fruit and vegetables from Mexico.

Key Points: 
  • According to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), in 2016, the U.S. imported more than $12 billion in fruit and vegetables from Mexico.
  • As a major fresh fruit and vegetable producer and our nations largest supplier of seasonal crops, Mexico is a critical market for MBI to enter with innovative products like Stargus, said Dr. Pamela Marrone, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Marrone Bio Innovations.
  • With the Canadian approval of Stargus earlier this year and this recent approval in Mexico, MBI has significantly expanded our international reach with key U.S. trading partners.
  • Learn more about Marrone Bio Innovations at www.marronebio.com .

Marrone Bio announces financing facility to fund future operations and strategic acquisitions

Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 9:05pm

To listen, call 1-844-512-2921 within the United States or 1-412-317-6671 when calling internationally.

Key Points: 
  • To listen, call 1-844-512-2921 within the United States or 1-412-317-6671 when calling internationally.
  • A webcast will also be available for 30 days on the IR section of the Marrone Bio Innovations website or by clicking here: MBII Q2 2019 Webcast .
  • Learn more about Marrone Bio Innovations at www.marronebio.com .
  • MBI is under no obligation to, and expressly disclaims any responsibility to, update or alter forward-looking statements contained in this release, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

World of Modular 2019 Conference a Record-Setting Success

Monday, April 1, 2019 - 10:00am

LAS VEGAS, April 1, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Modular Building Institute's (MBI's) 2019 World of Modular attracted a record crowd of over 1,000 attendees from more than 20 countries.

Key Points: 
  • LAS VEGAS, April 1, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Modular Building Institute's (MBI's) 2019 World of Modular attracted a record crowd of over 1,000 attendees from more than 20 countries.
  • Plans are already underway for next year's World of Modular Conference to be held at the Rosen Shingle Creek Golf Resort in Orlando, Florida from March 9 - 12, 2020.
  • The Modular Building Institute (MBI) is the international non-profit trade association serving the commercial modular construction industry for over thirty-five years.
  • As the Voice of Commercial Modular Construction MBI promotes the advantages of modular construction while advocating for the removal of barriers that limit growth opportunities.

Scholastic Completes Purchase Of Majority Stake In UK Children's Publisher, Make Believe Ideas Limited

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 2:00pm

Ms. Bicknell will retain an ownership stake in the company, remain on the MBI board of directors and continue to serve as its chief executive officer.

Key Points: 
  • Ms. Bicknell will retain an ownership stake in the company, remain on the MBI board of directors and continue to serve as its chief executive officer.
  • The acquisition builds on the relationship established in 2015 when Scholastic announced its initial minority equity stake in MBI.
  • "The first four years of partnership with Scholastic have been full of hugely innovative books, delicious opportunities and enormous fun," said Jo Bicknell, founder of MBI.
  • "I could not be more passionate about what the coalition of MBI and Scholastic will continue to achieve."

MBI Announces New Resources for Modular Construction; Expands Markets

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 12:00pm

MBI also worked with the American Institute of Architects (AIA) to develop a design guide for architects using modular construction.

Key Points: 
  • MBI also worked with the American Institute of Architects (AIA) to develop a design guide for architects using modular construction.
  • The Modular Building Institute (MBI) is the international non-profit trade association serving the commercial modular construction industry for over thirty-five years.
  • As the Voice of Commercial Modular Construction MBI promotes the advantages of modular construction while advocating for the removal of barriers that limit growth opportunities.
  • Through its long-standing relationships with member companies, policy makers, developers, architects and contractors, MBI has become the trusted source of information for the commercial modular construction industry.