Saskatchewan

FCL's Edmonton distribution centre employees ratify new agreement

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 5:00pm

SASKATOON, SK, July 26, 2021 /CNW/ - Federated Co-operatives Limited (FCL) reached a new four-year agreement with employees at our Edmonton distribution centre.

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  • SASKATOON, SK, July 26, 2021 /CNW/ - Federated Co-operatives Limited (FCL) reached a new four-year agreement with employees at our Edmonton distribution centre.
  • Current employees at the top of their pay scale will receive a one per cent wage increase in each year of the new agreement.
  • The agreement includes improvements to benefits for all employees, expanded use of part-time employees and increased scheduling flexibility.
  • The new agreement covers more than 170 employees at the Edmonton distribution centre.

Upcoming Announcement: New Partnership to Develop Pea and Hemp Varieties for Ingredient Processing

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 9:00pm

SASKATOON, Saskatchewan, July 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protein Industries Canada, with NRGene Canada, Farmers Business Network Canada, Inc., Pulse Genetics and Manitoba Harvest, will be making an announcement regarding a project focused on developing new pea and hemp varieties for use in food and ingredient processing, including a new pea-hemp flour blend.

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  • SASKATOON, Saskatchewan, July 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protein Industries Canada, with NRGene Canada, Farmers Business Network Canada, Inc., Pulse Genetics and Manitoba Harvest, will be making an announcement regarding a project focused on developing new pea and hemp varieties for use in food and ingredient processing, including a new pea-hemp flour blend.
  • The announcement will take place virtually on Tuesday, July 27, 2021, at 9 a.m. CST-SK.
  • Media can attend by registering at https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN__FuNkkwEQAaqkI5VEXOtlA .
  • An opportunity to ask questions of the project partners will be provided following the announcement.

CanAlaska Mobilizes for West Athabasca Diamond Project

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 1:30pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 22, 2021) - CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. (TSXV: CVV) (OTCQB: CVVUF) (FSE: DH7N) ("CanAlaska" or the "Company") is pleased to announce it has mobilized a crew to begin kimberlite indicator mineral (KIM) sampling down-ice of its West Athabasca Diamond Project areas. The Company holds 51,654 hectares (129,135 acres) of claims encompassing over 300 circular magnetic anomalies in the Athabasca Basin of Saskatchewan. The project is located north and northeast of the past-producing Cluff Lake Uranium Mine (Figure 1).

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  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 22, 2021) - CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. (TSXV: CVV) (OTCQB: CVVUF) (FSE: DH7N) ("CanAlaska" or the "Company") is pleased to announce it has mobilized a crew to begin kimberlite indicator mineral (KIM) sampling down-ice of its West Athabasca Diamond Project areas.
  • Based on this observation, the West Athabasca claims were staked in 2015 and later optioned to DeBeers in 2016.
  • CanAlaska CEO, Cory Belyk, comments, "The team has done an excellent job of re-evaluating the potential of our West Athabasca Diamond Project.
  • CanAlaska is currently working with Cameco and Denison at two of the Company's properties in the Eastern Athabasca Basin.

ZYUS Life Sciences Strengthens Software Patent Portfolio Supporting Clinical Development

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 12:35pm

ZYUS Life Sciences Inc. ("ZYUS"), a Canadian-based life sciences company leading scientific research and development in phyto-therapeutics, announced today that its wholly owned U.S. subsidiary, ZYUS Life Sciences U.S. Ltd. (ZYUS U.S.), has received one patent allowance notification and two patent issuances from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

Key Points: 
  • ZYUS Life Sciences Inc. ("ZYUS"), a Canadian-based life sciences company leading scientific research and development in phyto-therapeutics, announced today that its wholly owned U.S. subsidiary, ZYUS Life Sciences U.S. Ltd. (ZYUS U.S.), has received one patent allowance notification and two patent issuances from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
  • Advancement of these software patents will further strengthen ZYUS clinical trial program by ensuring access to proprietary clinical and healthcare technology solutions.
  • This technology can be used to, among other things, identify, recruit and track participants in clinical trials.
  • About ZYUS Life Sciences Inc.
    ZYUS is a Canadian-based life sciences company focused on the global development and commercialization of innovative cannabinoid-based therapeutics and product candidates.

Generational Equity Advises Seam Seal International in its Sale to Westbridge Capital

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 1:00pm

Generational Equity , a leading mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately held businesses, is pleased to announce the acquisition of its client, Seam Seal International, L.L.C.

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  • Generational Equity , a leading mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately held businesses, is pleased to announce the acquisition of its client, Seam Seal International, L.L.C.
  • The Company also maintains its legacy seam sealing business through the sale of seam sealing tape and the sale and service of seam sealing machines.
  • Westbridge Capital (Westbridge) is a private equity firm based in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  • Generational Equity , Generational Capital Markets (member FINRA/SIPC), Generational Wealth Advisors , Generational Consulting Group , and DealForce are part of the Generational Group , which is headquartered in Dallas and is one of the leading M&A advisory firms in North America.

ISC to Release 2021 Second Quarter Financial Results on August 4, 2021

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 12:00pm

REGINA, Saskatchewan, July 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Information Services Corporation (TSX:ISV) (ISC or the Company) advises that it will release its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021 on Wednesday, August 4, 2021 after market close.

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  • REGINA, Saskatchewan, July 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Information Services Corporation (TSX:ISV) (ISC or the Company) advises that it will release its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021 on Wednesday, August 4, 2021 after market close.
  • ISCs Unaudited Condensed Consolidated Interim Financial Statements and Notes and Managements Discussion and Analysis for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021 will be available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and our website at www.company.isc.ca .
  • An investor conference call will be held on Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. EST to discuss the results.
  • The Class A Shares of ISC trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol ISV.

High Tide to Acquire Regina Retail Portfolio, Strengthens Presence in Saskatchewan

Tuesday, July 13, 2021 - 11:02am

This transaction is especially beneficial to High Tide because retail cannabis margins in Saskatchewan are higher than the Canadian average, and new licenses are difficult to come by given various municipal zoning restrictions in Regina, added Mr. Grover.

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  • This transaction is especially beneficial to High Tide because retail cannabis margins in Saskatchewan are higher than the Canadian average, and new licenses are difficult to come by given various municipal zoning restrictions in Regina, added Mr. Grover.
  • Pursuant to the terms of the Transaction, High Tide will purchase 100% of the issued and outstanding shares of the Corporation.
  • High Tide is a retail-focused cannabis company enhanced by the manufacturing and distribution of consumption accessories.
  • While High Tide considers these assumptions to be reasonable, based on information currently available, they may prove to be incorrect.

Nutrien Announces Release Dates for Second Quarter 2021 Results and Conference Call

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 11:43pm

Nutrien Ltd (TSX and NYSE: NTR) announced today plans to release second quarter earnings results on Monday, August 9, 2021, after market close.

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  • Nutrien Ltd (TSX and NYSE: NTR) announced today plans to release second quarter earnings results on Monday, August 9, 2021, after market close.
  • Nutrien will host a conference call the following day, Tuesday, August 10, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. EDT to discuss and answer investor questions on second quarter results and the outlook.
  • To avoid delays in accessing our Q2 Earnings conference call, Nutrien has implemented Direct Event which will require participants to pre-register for the call online through the following link; http://www.directeventreg.com/registration/event/3792844 .
  • Alternatively, callers can also pre-register by phone at 1-888-869-1189 and providing Conference ID 3792844.

Ideon and Orano Deploy World’s First Borehole Muon Tomography Solution

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - 2:31pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210706005199/en/
    Rmy Chemillac, Exploration Technical Director at Orano Canada, has a look at the world's first borehole cosmic-ray muon detector from Ideon Technologies as it arrives on site with the deployment team.
  • (Photo: Ideon Technologies)
    Ideon is a world pioneer in muon tomography , providing x-ray-like imaging up to 1 km beneath the Earths surface.
  • In addition to muon tomography models, Ideon will work with Orano to develop joint inversions with existing drill data and other geophysical datasets.
  • Ideon is currently implementing an exclusive early access program for borehole muon tomography.

IRD Awarded $1.8 Million E-Screening Upgrade Contract in Nebraska

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 - 11:30am

This follows two similar projects recently completed by IRD at the State's Waverly and North Platte weigh station locations.

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  • This follows two similar projects recently completed by IRD at the State's Waverly and North Platte weigh station locations.
  • Under the upgrade contract, IRD will supply and install e-screening technology including automatic number plate reader (ANPR) systems, USDOT reader systems and IRD's Intelligent Roadside Operations Computer (iROC) credential and safety screening system.
  • Weigh in Motion (WIM) systems at the site will be upgraded with new Single Load Cell (SLC) WIM scales.
  • The Nebraska State Patrol has seen a dramatic increase in out-of-service citations for unsafe tires since the implementation of IRD's TACS.