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TGI Fridays Names Robert Palleschi as President and CEO CARROLLTON, Texas -Wednesday 13 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TGI Fridays today appointed Robert Palleschi as its President and Chief Executive Officer, effective Feb. 8, 2016. Palleschi replaces Nick Shepherd who stepped down from the company in October 2015. Palleschi spent 12 years at global hospitality company, Hilton Worldwide,...

OT And PROSA Partner to Launch OT MOTION CODE™ in Mexico To Secure Online Payments -Wednesday 13 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Oberthur Technologies (OT), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions and PROSA, a leading provider of payment processing services in Mexico & Latin America, today announced their partnership to provide Mexican banks with OT MOTION...

Penton’s Aviation Week Network’s MRO Middle East Dubai, UAE February 3-4 -Tuesday 12 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Penton’s Aviation Week MRO Middle East (#MROME), co-located with Aircraft Interiors Middle East (AIME), will be held February 3-4 in Dubai, UAE at the Dubai World Trade Center. Focused on commercial aviation maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO), the event offers...

ENMORE: 7th China International Rubber Oil Summit 2016 -Monday 11 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 7th China International Rubber Oil Summit 2016 will take place on April 6th-8th, 2016 in Hangzhou, China. It will serve as a bridge between RPO producers, traders and end users worldwide with a foothold in the local market. Meanwhile, the special RPO Spring Trade Fair will...

IBC Launches Quest for the Most Innovative Projects -Monday 11 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The IBC Innovation Awards have grown to become the most valued and most prestigious honours for technological developments in the broadcast and electronic media industry. Nominations for the 2016 awards are now invited. “What makes the IBC Innovation Awards so sought-after...

Takeda to Present at the 34th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference -Friday 8 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO: 4502) ("Takeda") today announced that Christophe Weber, President and Chief Executive Officer of Takeda, will make a formal presentation on January 12, local time, at the 34th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference held in San...

Synectics: Surveillance Steps up to Support Infrastructure Boom -Thursday 7 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With Middle East infrastructure spend predicted to exceed $1.3 trillion over the next 10 years, demand for technology that protects assets and maximizes investment – in terms of both operational and financial efficiency – is high. According to Paul Webb, Chief Executive...

Daimler Chooses OT to Securely Connect Its Car Fleet -Thursday 7 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oberthur Technologies (OT), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions and Daimler AG, one of the biggest producers of premium cars and the world’s biggest manufacturer of commercial vehicles with a global reach, today announce a...

COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2016 - New Position, New Exhibits and New Look! -Thursday 7 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- COMPUTEX TAIPEI, organized by TAITRA, Taiwan External Trade Development Council and TCA, Taipei Computer Association, is set to open from May 31st to June 4th, 2016. For the past few years, the ICT industry has been developing, expanding and transforming. This fast changing...

Panasonic Signs Partnership to Deliver Visual Solutions for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Ceremonies; Panasonic... -Wednesday 6 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation announced today that it has signed an agreement to become an “Official Ceremony Partner” with the Rio 2016 Olympic Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Rio 2016) and provide turnkey visual operations for the Rio 2016 Olympic and...

Keyssa Launches Its ‘Kiss Connector’ for Contactless High-speed Data and Video Transfer -Wednesday 6 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- – Consumer Electronics Show – Keyssa today announced commercial availability for its Kiss Connector, a contactless, solid state and nearly instantaneous method to move and stream massive files between devices and within devices. Kiss Connectors are tiny, low-cost,...

Merck, Pfizer and Syndax Announce Collaboration to Evaluate Combination of Avelumab and Entinostat in Ovarian Cancer -Wednesday 6 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Merck, Pfizer and Syndax Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that they have entered into a collaboration agreement to evaluate avelumab*, an investigational fully human anti-PD-L1 IgG1 monoclonal antibody, in combination with Syndax’s entinostat, an investigational oral...

Takeda Acquires U.S. Biologics Manufacturing Facility -Wednesday 6 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502) (“Takeda”) today announced the acquisition of a biologics manufacturing facility located in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, U.S., from Baxalta US Inc (NYSE:BXLT). Takeda intends to use the facility primarily for the manufacture...

PASCO Scientific’s New Wireless Sensors Allow Students to Gain Deeper Understanding, Reveal the Invisible, and... -Wednesday 6 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sensor-based lab investigations provide rich opportunities for students to deepen their science understanding and develop hands-on experience using tools like those used by real-life scientists and engineers. PASCO® Scientific, a global leader in 21st century science...

Huawei Highlights Key Industry Partnerships in Premium Consumer Devices at CES 2016 -Wednesday 6 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As part of its announcements at CES 2016, the Huawei Consumer Business Group shared the details of a slate of partnerships that will create a new consumer ecosystem in mobile, bringing together the best in technology, payment, sound and fashion in its newly launched consumer...

CES 2016 Exhibitor News, Online Press Kits and Digital Media Available on CES 2016 Show Site and Tradeshownews.com -Wednesday 6 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Business Wire will be making breaking exhibitor news releases available through the official show site and thru Business Wire’s CES 2016 news archive at www.tradeshownews.com. The following companies are making Online Press Kits Available: 3Dprintler Aleph...

Panasonic Develops freeze-ray Optical Disc-Based Data Archive System for Data Centers in Collaboration with Facebook -Wednesday 6 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation today announced that it has developed freeze-ray, an Optical Disc-Based Data Archive System in collaboration with Facebook. By collaborating with Facebook, Panasonic was able to design freeze-ray to meet the growing demand for more efficient and...

Billion Electric Named for Outdoor 4G LTE CPE Provider -Tuesday 5 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Billion Electric, the global M2M and 4G LTE wireless broadband CPE Taiwanese provider, signed an agreement with a major telecommunication company in Southeast Asia to deploy its outdoor 4G LTE CPE at remote geographical regions that are previously underserved. The outdoor 4G...

Bioventus Launches DUROLANE® for Osteoarthritis Patients in Taiwan -Tuesday 5 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bioventus, a leader in orthobiologic solutions, today announced its entry into the patient care market in Taiwan with the launch of DUROLANE®, a single-injection joint-fluid osteoarthritis (OA) treatment based on a natural, safe and proven technology process called...

Cellular Regenerative Therapy Greeted by French Minister of Health -Monday 4 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- After European authorization was obtained this summer, the French and British regulatory agencies have authorized CellProthera to begin its first phase I/IIB clinical trial in Humans, starting January, 2016. Recently, CellProthera presented its regenerative cardiac therapy...