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Wella Company Celebrates Its First Year as an Independent Company by Exceeding Growth Targets, Introducing Breakthrough Innovation and Broadening Leadership Capabilities

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 11:01pm

Wella Company, a global leader in the $100 billion beauty industry, today celebrates its one-year anniversary as a stand-alone company.

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  • Wella Company, a global leader in the $100 billion beauty industry, today celebrates its one-year anniversary as a stand-alone company.
  • Wella Company has a top professional and retail hair, beauty tech and nail portfolio of iconic brands including Wella Professionals, Clairol, OPI, Nioxin, Sebastian Professional and ghd.
  • We achieved independent status at a difficult time for the beauty industry and have posted strong revenue growth compared against both 2020 and 2019.
  • Wella Company has a robust product innovation pipeline which is already producing results in this first year.

WARC and YouTube release "Brand-building at the speed of culture: The role of online video in Asia"

Sunday, November 21, 2021 - 11:00pm

At a time of unprecedented change, online video has emerged as an opportunity for brands to stay in tune and contribute regularly to interpret and recreate culture.

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  • At a time of unprecedented change, online video has emerged as an opportunity for brands to stay in tune and contribute regularly to interpret and recreate culture.
  • Brand-building at the speed of culture: The role of online video in Asia
    "Brand-building at the speed of culture: The role of online video in Asia" is a new white paper released today by WARC, in partnership with YouTube, which looks at how brands can leverage culture to amplify their role in Asia's online video landscape.
  • In particular, we were curious to uncover common themes among winning YouTube Works campaigns and standout case studies across Asia.
  • Leveraging online video as the medium to keep pace with the ever-shifting parameters of cultural trends has proven effective for many brands.

Nicole Robinson named Chief Executive Officer of YWCA Metropolitan Chicago

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 6:15pm

CHICAGO, Nov. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Nicole Robinson has been named CEO of YWCA Metropolitan Chicago after a four-month nationwide search, the organization announced today.

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  • CHICAGO, Nov. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Nicole Robinson has been named CEO of YWCA Metropolitan Chicago after a four-month nationwide search, the organization announced today.
  • "Nicole brings the ideal mix of experience and a strong record of accomplishments to lead YWCA Metropolitan Chicago through its next chapter,'' Bromberek-Lambert said.
  • Robinson was the unanimous selection of the YWCA Metropolitan Chicago Board of Director's Transition and Search Committee.
  • YWCA Metropolitan Chicago works at both the individual and systems levels to create the truly inclusive marketplace necessary for a diverse and balanced economy.

Creative Reality Company D-ID and Global Family History Platform MyHeritage Enter Multi-Million Dollar Partnership

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 2:00pm

Deep Nostalgia offers today's generation a tangible link to their ancestors and proves that artificial intelligence can be leveraged to deepen one's connection to family history.

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  • Deep Nostalgia offers today's generation a tangible link to their ancestors and proves that artificial intelligence can be leveraged to deepen one's connection to family history.
  • MyHeritage is the leading global discovery platform for exploring family history.
  • MyHeritage is the most popular DNA test and family history service in Europe.
  • D-ID is a Tel Aviv-based Creative Reality startup specializing in patented video reenactment technology using AI and deep learning.

Creative Reality Company D-ID and Global Family History Platform MyHeritage Enter Multi-Million Dollar Partnership

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 2:00pm

TEL AVIV, Israel, Nov. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- D-ID, the world leader in AI-driven creative media, and MyHeritage, the leading global service for discovering your past and empowering your future, announced today the signing of a multi-million dollar deal to expand their partnership and develop new AI features for historical photos.

Key Points: 
  • Deep Nostalgia offers today's generation a tangible link to their ancestors and proves that artificial intelligence can be leveraged to deepen one's connection to family history.
  • MyHeritage is the leading global discovery platform for exploring family history.
  • MyHeritage is the most popular DNA test and family history service in Europe.
  • D-ID is a Tel Aviv-based Creative Reality startup specializing in patented video reenactment technology using AI and deep learning.

TRISCUIT Names The Missing Ingredients Project's Final 2021 Grant Recipients

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 1:00pm

EAST HANOVER, N.J., Nov. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, TRISCUIT, a brand known for its iconic woven wheat crackers, announced Jamila Norman of Patchwork City Farms and James Kanoff and Aidan Reilly of The Farmlink Project, have joined The Missing Ingredients Project as the brand's final 2021 changemakers.

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  • EAST HANOVER, N.J., Nov. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, TRISCUIT, a brand known for its iconic woven wheat crackers, announced Jamila Norman of Patchwork City Farms and James Kanoff and Aidan Reilly of The Farmlink Project, have joined The Missing Ingredients Project as the brand's final 2021 changemakers.
  • TRISCUIT is excited to select James and Aidan as 2021 changemakers for their work.
  • TRISCUIT fans can learn more about Jamila, James and Aidan when they'll be featured on the Triscuit Instagram channel, @Triscuit, in the coming weeks, sharing a behind-the-scenes look at the work they do.
  • For over 100 years, Triscuit Original crackers have started with 100% whole grain wheat, oil and salt.

Frost & Sullivan analysts' coverage of NRGene Technologies Ltd.

Tuesday, November 2, 2021 - 12:14pm

TEL AVIV,Israel, Nov. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Equity research is published in Frost & Sullivan's Independent Equity Research Program framework.

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  • TEL AVIV,Israel, Nov. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Equity research is published in Frost & Sullivan's Independent Equity Research Program framework.
  • NRGene Technologies Ltd (TASE: NRGN) is a global genomics company that provides innovative solutions for many agricultural applications.
  • On January 26, 2021, NRGene closed its TASE listing, raising ~$30M gross according to approx.
  • We deem that NRGene is in strong position for growth due to its initially strong market penetration, scalability potential, know-how, and agile business model.

CreativeX Partners with Vidsy to Transform How Brands Create and Measure Video Advertising Content at Scale

Monday, November 1, 2021 - 12:00pm

The collaboration will help brands ensure every Vidsy video ad meets established quality standards by streamlining the creative process and measurement into one workflow.

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  • The collaboration will help brands ensure every Vidsy video ad meets established quality standards by streamlining the creative process and measurement into one workflow.
  • CreativeX and Vidsy both help brands tackle the challenges around content creation.
  • Rather than using CreativeX and Vidsy as separate platforms, mutual clients will be able to view and optimize content directly from Vidsy.
  • CreativeX helps brands measure creative elements within their creative assets to improve creative quality, brand consistency, regulatory compliance, and representation in their campaigns globally.

Extra Card Enters Into Year-Long Partnership with OpenFortune

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 3:32pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Extra Debit Card , the first debit card that lets you build credit,has entered into a year-long partnership with OpenFortune , the media company that creates and distributes more than 1 billion branded fortune cookies to over 21,000 restaurants nationwide.

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  • NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Extra Debit Card , the first debit card that lets you build credit,has entered into a year-long partnership with OpenFortune , the media company that creates and distributes more than 1 billion branded fortune cookies to over 21,000 restaurants nationwide.
  • The Extra Debit Card is the first debit card that lets you build credit history and earn up to 1% back everywhere you swipe.
  • "Ultimately, our goal at Extra is to make credit building safer and more accessible to everyone, all with the familiarity of a debit card.
  • Extra Debit lets you get the best parts of a credit card while rewarding you for using the money you actually have.

Euan Jarvie Joins IRI as President, EMEA

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 12:43pm

CHICAGO, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IRI, a fast-growing, innovative, global provider of technology, data, and predictive analytics for the consumer, retail and media sectors, today announced that Euan Jarvie will join IRI as president of the Europe, Middle East and Africa region, effective immediately.

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  • CHICAGO, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IRI, a fast-growing, innovative, global provider of technology, data, and predictive analytics for the consumer, retail and media sectors, today announced that Euan Jarvie will join IRI as president of the Europe, Middle East and Africa region, effective immediately.
  • In this role, Jarvie will drive strategy, commercial activity operations and financial performance for the EMEA region, and oversee its assets, alliances and partnerships.
  • "We are thrilled to welcome Euan, a dynamic and charismatic leader with a unique set of management skills, to IRI," said Kirk Perry, president and chief executive officer, IRI.
  • Jarvie added, "I am tremendously excited to join IRI and work in tandem with Kirk and the rest of the talented team at IRI to drive performance, motivation and morale within the EMEA region.