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Lineage Logistics Announces Acquisition of Emergent Cold, Expands U.S. Port Network and Strategic Presence in... NOVI, Mich. -Tuesday 19 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lineage Logistics Holdings, LLC (“Lineage” or the “Company”), the world’s largest and most innovative provider of temperature-controlled logistics solutions, today announced it has signed definitive agreements to acquire Emergent Cold (“Emergent”). This...

The Estée Lauder Companies to Acquire Dr. Jart+ -Tuesday 19 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE: EL) announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire the shares that it does not already beneficially own in Have & Be Co. Ltd., the Seoul-based, global skin care company behind Dr. Jart+ and men’s grooming brand Do The Right...

Interim analysis from EMPRISE real-world study shows empagliflozin decreased risk of hospitalisation for heart failure... -Monday 18 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- A new interim analysis of three-year data from the EMPagliflozin compaRative effectIveness and SafEty (EMPRISE) real-world study on effectiveness shows that empagliflozin was associated with a decreased risk of hospitalisation for heart failure and a similar risk of non-fatal...

The Estée Lauder Companies Becomes First Prestige Beauty Company to Execute a Virtual Power Purchase Agreement... -Sunday 17 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) has signed a virtual power purchase agreement (VPPA) for the Ponderosa wind farm in Beaver County, Oklahoma, adding renewable energy to the electricity grid. This agreement makes The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. the first prestige...

Esri Joins Autodesk University 2019 Conference -Friday 15 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, will take part in this year's Autodesk University Las Vegas conference, which will be held November 19–21, 2019, at the Las Vegas Sands Convention Center. Experts from Esri will be on-site to discuss how geographic information...

Takeda to Highlight Expanded Portfolio of Products Across Oncology and Hematology at 61st American Society of Hematology... -Friday 15 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced that it will present a total of 29 company-sponsored abstracts at the 61st American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting on December 7-10, 2019 in Orlando, FL, highlighting the company’s...

Meet Global Exhibitors and Hear from World-Renowned Speakers at CHTF2019 -Friday 15 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 21st China Hi-Tech Fair (CHTF2019), themed “invigorating the Great Bay Area through opening up and innovation,” opened on November 13-17, 2019 in Shenzhen, China. Visitors will meet leading local and global hi-tech enterprises as well as Nobel laureate...

GSMA Connected Society Innovation Fund Announces Winners -Friday 15 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced the winners of the Connected Society Innovation Fund for Rural Connectivity. Fairwaves Inc., iSat Africa and NuRAN, have been awarded grants of up to £330,000 to test and evaluate new innovative mobile internet connectivity solutions for unconnected...

Alibaba Group Launches Hong Kong Initial Public Offering -Friday 15 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) (“Alibaba” or “the Company”) today announced the launch of its Hong Kong public offering (the “Public Retail Offering”), which forms part of the global offering (the “Offering”) of 500,000,000 new ordinary shares (the...

Best’s Commentary: Rising Political and Economic Uncertainties Constitute a New Test for Lebanese Insurance... -Thursday 14 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AM Best is closely monitoring the impact of heightened economic and political risk in Lebanon on local (re)insurers. Demonstrations were sparked by the government’s 17 October 2019 announcement of a planned tax on calls made via Voice over Internet Protocol (the “WhatsApp...

Deltix and Hehmeyer Announce Successful First Month Crypto Trading of Bakkt Bitcoin Futures Using Deltix Technology -Thursday 14 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Deltix, Inc. announced with Hehmeyer Trading + Investments that Hehmeyer’s Crypto division has completed its first month trading the Bakkt Bitcoin Futures on ICE Future U.S. Trading of Bakkt Bitcoin Futures launched at the end of September and Hehmeyer, using Deltix...

Takeda Announces 12 New Molecular Entities with the Potential for 14 Launches in the Next Five Years at 2019 R&D... -Thursday 14 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) will host an R&D meeting today beginning at 12:30 p.m. EST in New York City to outline how its science-first, patient-centric strategy, diverse portfolio of approved medicines and its R&D engine is...

PMC Group Announces Agreement to Acquire Lanxess’ Organotin Specialties Business -Thursday 14 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PMC Group N.A., Inc. ("PMC") and Lanxess Organometallics GmbH are pleased to announce that the parties have reached an agreement whereby PMC’s European subsidiary will acquire the organotin specialties product line (the “Business”) from Lanxess. The transaction is...

Andersen Global Announces First Collaboration in Croatia -Thursday 14 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global announced today that it signed a Collaboration Agreement with one of Croatia’s largest law firms, KALLAY & PARTNERS Ltd. The addition of the Zagreb-based firm establishes Andersen Global’s presence in the country and continues the expansion of the...

NEC and VAXIMM Announce Collaboration to Advance Personalized Neoantigen Cancer Vaccines -Thursday 14 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NEC Corporation (NEC; TOKYO: 6701), a leader in IT and network technologies, and VAXIMM AG, a Swiss/German biotech company focused on developing oral T-cell immunotherapies, today announced that the companies have signed a strategic clinical trial collaboration agreement and...

Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly initiate first ever study to assess empagliflozin in people hospitalised for acute heart... -Tuesday 12 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced the initiation of EMPULSE, the sixth Phase III study in the empagliflozin heart failure programme. The study will assess whether in-hospital administration of empagliflozin 10 mg daily improves heart...

Wipro Implements SAP S/4HANA® for Sydney Water -Tuesday 12 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced the successful implementation of SAP S/4HANA® software for Sydney Water, a statutory state-owned corporation wholly...

P.I. Works Geolocation is Selected by Turkcell to Drive Customer Centric Network Management -Tuesday 12 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- P.I. Works is recently awarded by Turkcell to deploy its advanced Geolocation solution to transform customer experience and drive network efficiency. P.I. Works solution provides capabilities that will help Turkcell visualize customer experience with higher accuracy and turn...

Nala Raises $1m, Debuts World's First Arabic Medical Artificial Intelligence -Monday 11 November 2019

Nala, Saudi Arabia's leading digital health service, announced the launch of its artificial intelligence platform that enables instant medical diagnosis in Arabic. The platform will provide users with an accurate medical diagnosis within seconds. To further its growth, Nala has raised $1m in its...

The Estée Lauder Companies Releases Fiscal 2019 Corporate Responsibility Report Highlighting Progress on... -Monday 11 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE: EL) released its Fiscal 2019 Corporate Responsibility Report (CR Report). The report entitled, “Inspired by Beauty, Driven by Our Values,” underscores the company’s progress and commitment to strengthening efforts across core...