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Cansativa Group and Akanda Corp. to Bring New Medical Cannabis Flowers to Germany

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Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 7:00am

Akanda Corp. ("Akanda") (NASDAQ: AKAN) and Cansativa GmbH (Cansativa Group) today jointly announced a new cooperation that will soon allow German pharmacies to provide patients with two novel cannabis cultivars.

Key Points: 
  • Akanda Corp. ("Akanda") (NASDAQ: AKAN) and Cansativa GmbH (Cansativa Group) today jointly announced a new cooperation that will soon allow German pharmacies to provide patients with two novel cannabis cultivars.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220808005848/en/
    We are very glad about this agreement that allows us to introduce two novel medical cannabis flowers to the German market.
  • Cansativa Group is the German leader in the medical cannabis market and sees itself as the driving force of the cannabis industry in Germany.
  • In the upcoming cannabis legalization, the Cansativa Group sees itself as a pioneer of the democratization of the cannabis market.

DGAP-News: Wacker Neuson SE: Wacker Neuson reports strong growth in first half of 2022

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Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 7:01am

Wacker Neusons own rental and service business also developed on a positive trajectory, as did the high-margin spare parts business.

Key Points: 
  • Wacker Neusons own rental and service business also developed on a positive trajectory, as did the high-margin spare parts business.
  • As part of its plan to diversify its sales strategy, Wacker Neuson on-boarded additional authorized dealers in North America in the first half of 2022.
  • There was sustained strong growth in Australia here, but the Group faced a contracting construction equipment market in China.
  • The definition of net financial debt as applied by the Wacker Neuson Group does not include lease liabilities in accordance with IFRS 16.

To Build Web 3.0 Native Payment Infrastructure, Airswift Raises $2 MM in Pre-Seed Funding Led by CE Innovation Capital

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 4:08pm

Airswift, a fintech startup pioneering Web 3.0 native payment solutions, announced that it raised $2 million USD in a pre-seed funding led by CE Innovation Capital (CEiC).

Key Points: 
  • Airswift, a fintech startup pioneering Web 3.0 native payment solutions, announced that it raised $2 million USD in a pre-seed funding led by CE Innovation Capital (CEiC).
  • With blockchain technology at its core, Airswift is building a comprehensive payment infrastructure native to Web 3.0.
  • CEiC is excited to partner with Airswift to create new payment solutions that could disrupt the trillion dollar global digital payment market.
  • It provides a web 3.0 native omnichannel payment gateway, crypto-funded prepaid cards, and on/off ramp services that connect businesses with consumers.

Kargo Acquires Ziggeo To Launch Next-Generation Video Offering For Publishers and Brands

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 3:50pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kargo today announced the acquisition of Ziggeo, a video player and technology company.

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  • NEW YORK, Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kargo today announced the acquisition of Ziggeo, a video player and technology company.
  • Ziggeo brings a suite of products to Kargos growing omni-channel platform, including a video player, video recording capabilities and numerous APIs.
  • The acquisition enables Kargo to quickly expand its video offering with exclusive products that deliver value for audiences, brands and publishers alike.
  • The Ziggeo developer team will join Kargo to set the strategic direction for the combined organizations video player roadmap in order to deliver differentiated video ad products for advertisers.

Zuora Announces Date for Its Second Quarter Fiscal 2023 Earnings Conference Call

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 1:00pm

Zuora (NYSE: ZUO), the leading cloud-based subscription management platform provider, today announced that it will report financial results for its second quarter of fiscal 2023 ended on July 31, 2022 following the close of market on August 24, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • Zuora (NYSE: ZUO), the leading cloud-based subscription management platform provider, today announced that it will report financial results for its second quarter of fiscal 2023 ended on July 31, 2022 following the close of market on August 24, 2022.
  • On that day, Zuoras management team will hold a conference call and webcast at 2:00 p.m. PT / 5:00 p.m.
  • Zuora serves more than 1,000 companies around the world, including Box, Ford, Penske Media Corporation, Schneider Electric, Siemens, Xplornet, and Zoom.
  • Zuora, Subscribed, Subscription Economy, Powering the Subscription Economy, and Subscription Economy Index are trademarks or registered trademarks of Zuora, Inc. Third party trademarks mentioned above are owned by their respective companies.

Delta Galil Strengthens Supply Chain with Infor

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 10:00am

TEL AVIV, Israel, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --  Infor® , the industry cloud company, today announced that Delta Galil Industries Ltd., a global leader in the design, manufacture, distribution and sale of intimates and activewear, has adopted the Infor Nexus supply chain platform. The technology will help Delta Galil improve visibility of inventory, enhancing collaboration with suppliers and customers, automating the vital plan-to-ship process, and accelerating the onboarding of new suppliers and partners.

Key Points: 
  • TEL AVIV, Israel, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Infor , the industry cloud company, today announced that Delta Galil Industries Ltd., a global leader in the design, manufacture, distribution and sale of intimates and activewear, has adopted the Infor Nexus supply chain platform.
  • This seamless integration will increase visibility across the Delta Galil supply chain and reduce supply and capital costs.
  • "For a company like Delta Galil with many brands, retail stores, manufacturing sites and e-com websites, efficient operations and speed to market are critical," said Adi Nov, Delta Galil global CIO.
  • "Combining supply chain, operational and financial aspects into cohesive processes enables faster, more controlled growth," said Mark Illidge, Infor vice president and general manager for supply chain in EMEA.

NEWSWEEK NAMES CHRISTOPHER ROBERTS GLOBAL PUBLISHING EDITOR

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Friday, August 5, 2022 - 3:00pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Newsweek's Global Editor-in-Chief Nancy Cooper today announced the appointment of Christopher Roberts to the new position of Global Publishing Editor. In this role, Roberts will help shape the high-quality journalism that Newsweek has brought to readers worldwide for more than 80 years. He will report directly to Cooper and will be responsible for the publication of Newsweek's news from around the world and for maintaining the highest editorial standards. Based in London, he will lead a team of sub-editors located in the United States and United Kingdom.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Newsweek's Global Editor-in-Chief Nancy Cooper today announced the appointment of Christopher Roberts to the new position of Global Publishing Editor.
  • In this role, Roberts will help shape the high-quality journalism that Newsweek has brought to readers worldwide for more than 80 years.
  • Newsweek is the modern global digital news organization built around the iconic, over 85-year-old American magazine.
  • Headquartered in New York City, Newsweek also publishes international editions in EMEA and Asia.

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Achieves 22% YoY Increase in Order Intake and 52% YoY Increase in Net Profit in a Challenging First Quarter

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Friday, August 5, 2022 - 8:40am

TOKYO, Aug 5, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (TSE Code: 7011) announced that order intake rose 22.3% year-over-year to YEN917.8 billion in the quarter ended June 30, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Aug 5, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (TSE Code: 7011) announced that order intake rose 22.3% year-over-year to YEN917.8 billion in the quarter ended June 30, 2022.
  • Net profit was YEN19.1 billion, an increase of 51.7% year-over-year, with a profit margin of 2.2%.
  • EBITDA was YEN47.2 billion, a 12.2% decrease from FY2021, with a profit margin of 5.4%, down 0.9 percentage points year-over-year.
  • - Order intake, revenue, and net profit all exceeded Q1 FY2021 results, continuing upward trend from FY2020.

DGAP-News: Carl Zeiss Meditec achieves further significant growth in revenue and order intake after nine months of 2021/22

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Friday, August 5, 2022 - 7:01am

Carl Zeiss Meditec generated revenue of 1,332.9m in the first nine months of fiscal year 2021/22 (prior year: 1,198.2m), corresponding to an increase of 11.2% (adjusted for currency effects: +9.8%) compared with the same period of the prior year.

Key Points: 
  • Carl Zeiss Meditec generated revenue of 1,332.9m in the first nine months of fiscal year 2021/22 (prior year: 1,198.2m), corresponding to an increase of 11.2% (adjusted for currency effects: +9.8%) compared with the same period of the prior year.
  • Order intake increased at a much higher rate than revenue, rising 36.0% to 1,750.5m (prior year: 1,287.6m).
  • I am therefore highly satisfied with the very solid revenue growth and the even stronger order intake.
  • Revenue growth, as well as in particular the increasing share of recurring revenue and favorable currency effects, had a positive impact on operating result.

weConnect Hires Cameron Dorsett as UK Commercial Director

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 10:01pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- weConnect, the fastest-growing, privately owned global expansion, operations and compliance company, hired Cameron Dorsett as UK Director.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- weConnect, the fastest-growing, privately owned global expansion, operations and compliance company, hired Cameron Dorsett as UK Director.
  • Dorsett will lead commercial growth efforts and drive customer adoption in the UK market and assist with customer acquisition in the EMEA region.
  • weConnect, the fastest-growing, privately owned global expansion company hired Cameron Dorsett as UK Director.
  • "Cameron brings an infectious entrepreneurial spirit to his role at weConnect," said Matthew Kyle, Co-Founder & Chief Commercial Officer of weConnect.