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OXO Announces New Nonprofit Partners As Part Of Its Ongoing 1% for the Planet® Commitment

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 3:00pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- OXO, an award-winning consumer brand from the Housewares segment of Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ: HELE), today announced new nonprofit partners as part of its ongoing commitment to 1% for the Planet. 1% for the Planet is a global community of brands giving back to environmental nonprofits driving positive impact. OXO is proud to expand its nonprofit partnerships with eight new grantees, and to be recognized as the network's leading housewares brand and the largest corporate donor of 1% for the Planet.

Key Points: 
  • OXO's next 1% for the Planet nonprofit partners are:
    City Blossoms, based in Washington, D.C., is a nonprofit that cultivates the well-being of local communities through creative programming in kid-driven gardens.
  • In its first year, OXO partnered with five nonprofit partners, selected for their vision for a better future for the planet and the urgent issues they work to address.
  • For more information on OXO's 1% for the Planet work and its nonprofit partners, please visit www.oxo.com/1-percent .
  • OXO is a proud member of 1% for the Planet, committing 1% of annual sales to support environmental nonprofits.

Halloween is About to Get Dangerously Cheesy® at Spirit Halloween With First-Ever Cheetos® Flamin' Hot® Costume Collab

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 3:00pm

The first-ever officially licensed CheetosFlamin' Hot costumes are available exclusively at Spirit Halloween locations nationwide and SpiritHalloween.com, bringing dangerously hot fun to any celebration!

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  • The first-ever officially licensed CheetosFlamin' Hot costumes are available exclusively at Spirit Halloween locations nationwide and SpiritHalloween.com, bringing dangerously hot fun to any celebration!
  • Cheetos Flamin' Hot Bag Costume: Cheetos fans can't go wrong with this officially licensed costume featuring the instantly recognizable Cheetos Flamin' Hotsnack bag.
  • "We are ready to give fans their Cheetos Flamin' Hot heat like never before," said Kym Sarkos, Executive Vice President, Spirit Halloween.
  • The Cheetos Flamin' Hotcostumes are available exclusively at Spirit Halloween stores this fall for $39.99, while supplies last.

Tiger Woods and Autograph Launch Exclusive NFT Takeover on DraftKings Marketplace

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:45pm

The collection will be exclusively available to view on Autograph.io and for sale on DraftKings Marketplace (Nasdaq: DKNG).

Key Points: 
  • The collection will be exclusively available to view on Autograph.io and for sale on DraftKings Marketplace (Nasdaq: DKNG).
  • "Autograph is thrilled to be the driving force behind the first-ever Tiger Woods NFT as a part of a larger, exclusive series of his digital collections," said Dillon Rosenblatt,CEO and co-founder of Autograph.
  • Each owner of a Preseason Access Pass NFT, regardless of edition, will also be granted preferential access to a future NFT drop from Autograph.
  • To view the latest exclusive NFT drops, collectors can visit https://www.autograph.io and registered DraftKings customers can visit https://marketplace.draftkings.com/ to explore and transact on DraftKings Marketplace.

Inpixon Secures Broad Patent Protection for Use of Sensor Fusion to Determine Location

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:30pm

The company believes this patent affords it broad protection in the critical area of sensor fusion which can increase location determination accuracy by combining multiple methods of positioning including radio frequency, inertial measurement data from wearables, video, sound, temperature, and chemical sensor inputs.

Key Points: 
  • The company believes this patent affords it broad protection in the critical area of sensor fusion which can increase location determination accuracy by combining multiple methods of positioning including radio frequency, inertial measurement data from wearables, video, sound, temperature, and chemical sensor inputs.
  • Adam Benson, Inpixon CTO, commented, "This important patent broadens and strengthens our IP portfolio as well as provides Inpixon a unique advantage by protecting the use of combining multiple, often radically different, techniques to achieve the most accurate location results.
  • Location accuracy is extremely important to address many use cases, including logistics optimization, asset tracking, navigation, geofencing, worker safety, and more, making this a major differentiator for Inpixon."
  • With this patent, we believe Inpixon is positioned to provide the most effective location solution in the market."

Synopsys Partners with The Chertoff Group to Provide Policy-Driven Software Security Solutions

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:05pm

This partnership with The Chertoff Group brings industry-leading solution providers together to deliver application security solutions that help customers build trust in their software.

Key Points: 
  • This partnership with The Chertoff Group brings industry-leading solution providers together to deliver application security solutions that help customers build trust in their software.
  • "The Chertoff Group's partnership with Synopsys is powerful because it combines market-leading software security and cyber risk management capabilities," said David London, a managing director at The Chertoff Group.
  • By combining The Chertoff Group's cyber risk capabilities with Synopsys' software security expertise, we help clients overcome that compounded challenge."
  • Synopsys Software Integrity Group helps development teams build secure, high-quality software, minimizing risks while maximizing speed and productivity.

RAVE Restaurant Group, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter Financial Results

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

DALLAS, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- RAVE Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: RAVE) today reported financial results for thefourth quarterended June 27, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • DALLAS, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- RAVE Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: RAVE) today reported financial results for thefourth quarterended June 27, 2021.
  • Pie Five comparable store retail sales increased 36% in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2021 compared to the same period of the prior year.
  • Cash and cash equivalents increased $1.8 million during the fourth quarter of fiscal 2021 to $8.3 million at June 27, 2021.
  • "Our fourth quarter net income of $.9M marks the fifth consecutive quarter of positive income, showing sequential improvement each quarter, in a pandemic, while running a buffet brand.

Mirum Pharmaceuticals and Takeda Enter into Exclusive Licensing Agreement to Develop and Commercialize Maralixibat for Rare Pediatric Liver Diseases in Japan

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 1:00pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210921005502/en/
    Under the terms of the agreement, Takeda will be responsible for regulatory approval and commercialization of maralixibat in Japan.
  • We are excited for Takeda to engage in the development of maralixibat and collaborate in our effort to advance this potentially life-changing therapy.
  • This agreement reinforces Takedas commitment to developing highly differentiated medicines to improve the health and quality of life of patients.
  • Maralixibat is a novel, minimally absorbed, orally administered investigational drug being evaluated in several rare cholestatic liver diseases.

Gossamer Bio Announces Appointment of Bryan Giraudo as Chief Operating Officer, in addition to Chief Financial Officer Role

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 1:31pm

Gossamer Bio, Inc. (Nasdaq: GOSS), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, acquiring, developing and commercializing therapeutics in the disease areas of immunology, inflammation and oncology, today announced that, Bryan Giraudo has been appointed Chief Operating Officer, in addition to his continued role as Chief Financial Officer.

Key Points: 
  • Gossamer Bio, Inc. (Nasdaq: GOSS), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, acquiring, developing and commercializing therapeutics in the disease areas of immunology, inflammation and oncology, today announced that, Bryan Giraudo has been appointed Chief Operating Officer, in addition to his continued role as Chief Financial Officer.
  • Mr. Giraudo joined Gossamer in May 2018 as its Chief Financial Officer.
  • Bryan has been instrumental in strengthening the financial and organizational foundation of the Company, said Faheem Hasnain, Chairman, co-founder and CEO of Gossamer Bio.
  • Prior to joining Gossamer Bio, Mr. Giraudo was a Senior Managing Director at Leerink Partners, now known as SVB Leerink, from 2009 to April 2018.

Magenta Therapeutics to Participate in 2021 Cantor Virtual Global Healthcare Conference

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

Magenta Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:MGTA), a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing novel medicines designed to bring the curative power of stem cell transplants to more patients, today announced that the company will participate in a fireside chat at the 2021 Cantor Virtual Global Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, September 28 at 4:40 p.m.

Key Points: 
  • Magenta Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:MGTA), a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing novel medicines designed to bring the curative power of stem cell transplants to more patients, today announced that the company will participate in a fireside chat at the 2021 Cantor Virtual Global Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, September 28 at 4:40 p.m.
  • A live webcast of the fireside chat can be accessed on the Magenta Therapeutics website at https://investor.magentatx.com/events-and-presentations .
  • The webcast replay will be available for 90 days following the event.
  • Magenta Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing novel medicines designed to bring the curative power of stem cell transplant to more patients with blood cancers, genetic diseases and autoimmune diseases.

Roku Announces New Shopify App for Small Businesses to Easily Launch and Measure TV Streaming Ad Campaigns

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

Roku, Inc. (Nasdaq: ROKU) today announced it is launching a new app that will allow Shopify merchants to easily build, buy, and measure TV streaming advertising campaigns.

Key Points: 
  • Roku, Inc. (Nasdaq: ROKU) today announced it is launching a new app that will allow Shopify merchants to easily build, buy, and measure TV streaming advertising campaigns.
  • Rokus addition to Shopifys marketing solutions will become the first-ever TV streaming app available in the Shopify App Store, opening the door to small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) to build stronger brands and increase revenue through TV advertising.
  • Roku is Americas #1 TV streaming platform*, delivering scale with 55.1 million active accounts as of the end of Q2 2021 and more ad impressions served than any other TV streaming platform in Q4 2020**.
  • To get started, Shopify users just need to add the Roku app from the Shopify App Store, select their audience, choose their campaign budget, timing, and duration, and upload creative.