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ONA announces winners in the 2021 Online Journalism Awards

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 11:34pm

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Inspiring journalism projects covering climate change, Himalayas ghost cats, political crisis in Hong Kong and the U.S. public health system were among the finalists and winners honored Oct. 15 in the 2021 Online Journalism Awards the annual global showcase of digital innovation administered by the Online News Association (ONA).

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  • PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Inspiring journalism projects covering climate change, Himalayas ghost cats, political crisis in Hong Kong and the U.S. public health system were among the finalists and winners honored Oct. 15 in the 2021 Online Journalism Awards the annual global showcase of digital innovation administered by the Online News Association (ONA).
  • Winners were announced online and during a ceremony in Philadelphia, where ONA reconnected the journalism community at the associations first in-person conference in two years.
  • As part of the 2021 awards showcase, ONA also previously announced the 2021 recipients of three awards bestowed by special committees on individuals or small groups.
  • Here is the full list of the 2021 Online Journalism Awards winners in 21 categories that were open for submissions:
    Gather Award in Engaged Journalism, Micro/Small Newsroom
    Gather Award in Engaged Journalism, Overall Excellence
    Excellence in Social Justice Reporting, Single Story
    Excellence in Social Justice Reporting, Portfolio

USA Beer a Virtual Reality for Customers

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 2:31pm

A next-level smartphone app, SWIGR, launches today, with fifty pioneering brands 'virtually' launching a new way to connect with customers.

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  • A next-level smartphone app, SWIGR, launches today, with fifty pioneering brands 'virtually' launching a new way to connect with customers.
  • The experience is then stunningly brought to life with augmented reality (AR), with an interactive experience, showcasing the brewery.
  • Managing Director, Dave Chaffey, said that brewers now had a channel to attract a new generation of beer lovers.
  • Chaffey said the concept is for all beer brands, and is designed to work on any beer label, using clever technology to recognise labels and augmented reality to showcase the beer's story.

Paycor HCM, Inc. Announces Pricing of Secondary Offering of Common Stock by Selling Stockholders

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 2:06pm

CINCINNATI, Oct. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Paycor HCM, Inc. (Paycor) (NASDAQ: PYCR) today announced the pricing of a public offering of 12,000,000 shares of common stock by certain selling stockholders (the Offering) that was previously announced, at a public offering price of $32.00 per share.

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  • CINCINNATI, Oct. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Paycor HCM, Inc. (Paycor) (NASDAQ: PYCR) today announced the pricing of a public offering of 12,000,000 shares of common stock by certain selling stockholders (the Offering) that was previously announced, at a public offering price of $32.00 per share.
  • In addition, the selling stockholders have granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,800,000 shares of Paycors common stock.
  • Paycor will not receive any proceeds from the sale of the shares by the selling stockholders.
  • Jefferies LLC, Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC and Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. are also acting as book-running managers for the Offering.

Enjoy Technology Completes Business Combination with Marquee Raine Acquisition Corp. to Become a Publicly Traded Company Reinventing "Commerce at Home"

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 1:00pm

PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Enjoy Technology, Inc. ("Enjoy" or the "Company"), a technology-powered service platform reinventing "Commerce at Home," today announced the completion of its business combination with Marquee Raine Acquisition Corp. ("Marquee Raine") (NASDAQ: MRAC), a TMT-focused special purpose acquisition company, to become a publicly traded company. The combined company will operate as Enjoy Technology, Inc. and its common stock and warrants will begin trading on the Nasdaq stock exchange ("Nasdaq") under the ticker symbols "ENJY" and "ENJYW," respectively, on October 18, 2021.

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  • The business combination was approved at a special meeting of Marquee Raine shareholders held on October 13, 2021.
  • We are excited to embark on this new chapter with Marquee Raine and all of our investors as we meet the expected increasing demand for Enjoy."
  • We look forward to working with Ron and the entire Enjoy team through its next chapter as a public company."
  • Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP acted as legal advisor to Marquee Raine and Cooley LLP acted as legal advisor to Enjoy.

Enjoy Technology Completes Business Combination with Marquee Raine Acquisition Corp. to Become a Publicly Traded Company Reinventing "Commerce at Home"

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 1:07pm

PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Enjoy Technology, Inc. ("Enjoy" or the "Company"), a technology-powered service platform reinventing "Commerce at Home," today announced the completion of its business combination with Marquee Raine Acquisition Corp. ("Marquee Raine") (NASDAQ: MRAC), a TMT-focused special purpose acquisition company, to become a publicly traded company. The combined company will operate as Enjoy Technology, Inc. and its common stock and warrants will begin trading on the Nasdaq stock exchange ("Nasdaq") under the ticker symbols "ENJY" and "ENJYW," respectively, on October 18, 2021.

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  • The business combination was approved at a special meeting of Marquee Raine shareholders held on October 13, 2021.
  • We are excited to embark on this new chapter with Marquee Raine and all of our investors as we meet the expected increasing demand for Enjoy."
  • We look forward to working with Ron and the entire Enjoy team through its next chapter as a public company."
  • Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP acted as legal advisor to Marquee Raine and Cooley LLP acted as legal advisor to Enjoy.

EQS-News: Bystronic AG: Continued growth in the first nine months of 2021

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 7:00am

Bystronic (SIX: BYS) is a leading global technology company in the field of sheet metal processing.

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  • Bystronic (SIX: BYS) is a leading global technology company in the field of sheet metal processing.
  • The focus is on the automation of the complete material and data flow of the cutting and bending process chain.
  • Readers are cautioned not to put undue reliance on forward-looking statements, since these relate only to the date of this communication.
  • Bystronic disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or any other factors.

The Duckhorn Portfolio, Inc. Announces Pricing of Public Offering

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 1:05am

The Duckhorn Portfolio, Inc. ("Duckhorn") (NYSE: NAPA) today announced the pricing of its public offering of 12,000,000 shares of its common stock to the public, with all shares being offered by certain of its stockholders (the Selling Stockholders) at a public offering price of $20.50 per share.

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  • The Duckhorn Portfolio, Inc. ("Duckhorn") (NYSE: NAPA) today announced the pricing of its public offering of 12,000,000 shares of its common stock to the public, with all shares being offered by certain of its stockholders (the Selling Stockholders) at a public offering price of $20.50 per share.
  • J.P. Morgan, Credit Suisse and Jefferies are acting as joint lead book-running managers and as representatives for the proposed offering.
  • Barclays, BofA Securities, Citigroup, Evercore ISI and RBC Capital Markets are also acting as book-running managers for the proposed offering.
  • The acclaimed Duckhorn Portfolio includes Duckhorn Vineyards, Decoy, Paraduxx, Goldeneye, Migration, Canvasback, Calera and Kosta Browne, each with its own dedicated winemaker.

USA Compression Partners, LP Announces Third Quarter 2021 Distribution; Third Quarter 2021 Earnings Release and Conference Call Scheduled for November 2

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 9:31pm

USA Compression Partners, LP (NYSE: USAC) (USA Compression) today announced a cash distribution of $0.525 per common unit ($2.10 on an annualized basis) for the third quarter of 2021.

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  • USA Compression Partners, LP (NYSE: USAC) (USA Compression) today announced a cash distribution of $0.525 per common unit ($2.10 on an annualized basis) for the third quarter of 2021.
  • In addition, USA Compression will release its third quarter 2021 results prior to the opening of U.S. financial markets on Tuesday, November 2.
  • Dial 800-367-2403 inside the U.S. and Canada at least 10 minutes before the call and ask for the USA Compression Partners Earnings Call.
  • USA Compression focuses on providing natural gas compression services to infrastructure applications primarily in high-volume gathering systems, processing facilities and transportation applications.

Phil Koosed Tops Counselor’s Power 50 List As Most Influential Person in Promotional Products Industry

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 7:24pm

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Phil Koosed, Chief Strategy Officer of the Superior Group of Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SGC), and co-founder of BAMKO, gained the #1 spot on ASIs Power 50 List of the most influential people in the entire promotional products industry.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Oct. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Phil Koosed, Chief Strategy Officer of the Superior Group of Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SGC), and co-founder of BAMKO, gained the #1 spot on ASIs Power 50 List of the most influential people in the entire promotional products industry.
  • Voted on by a collection of industry professionals as well as the other members of 2020s Power 50 List, Koosed was overwhelmingly recognized as the single most influential leader within the entire promotional products industry.
  • Earlier this year, Koosed, the co-founder and former President of BAMKO, was tapped to join SGCs C-Suite in the role of Chief Strategy Officer.
  • Michael Benstock, CEO of the Superior Group of Companies, said, Phil Koosed is one of the most talented and dynamic leaders Ive come across in my entire career.

Samsung Introduces New High-End Ultrasound System 'V8'

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 6:00pm

NeuroLogica Corp., the U.S. healthcare subsidiary of Samsung, introduces the V8; a high-end ultrasound system that provides enhanced image quality, usability and convenience for ultrasound professionals.

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  • NeuroLogica Corp., the U.S. healthcare subsidiary of Samsung, introduces the V8; a high-end ultrasound system that provides enhanced image quality, usability and convenience for ultrasound professionals.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211014005842/en/
    Designed for a wide range of diagnostic medical ultrasound departments, the V8 Ultrasound system combines performance and intelligence to elevate diagnostic confidence.
  • Samsung is presenting the V8 ultrasound system at the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonographys annual conference in Denver, Colorado from October 14 to 16.
  • In 2011, Samsung Medison became an affiliate company of Samsung Electronics, integrating world's best IT, image processing, semiconductor and communication technologies into medical devices.