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Bettcher Industries to Acquire Automated Protein Processing Equipment Manufacturer Frontmatec from Axcel BIRMINGHAM, Ohio -Tuesday 24 May 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Bettcher Industries (“Bettcher”), a leading manufacturer of protein processing equipment, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement under which it will acquire Frontmatec (the “Company”) from Axcel. KKR, which acquired Bettcher in December 2021, will invest...

Estée Lauder Launches Emerging Leaders Fund to Advance the Next Generation of Women Redefining Leadership -Thursday 5 May 2022      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Estée Lauder, the flagship brand of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc., is proud to announce the launch of the Estée Lauder Emerging Leaders (ELEL) Fund, a charitable fund under The Estée Lauder Companies Charitable Foundation. The ELEL Fund’s mission is to redefine...

Estée Lauder Participates in Decentraland’s Metaverse Fashion Week as Exclusive Beauty Partner -Thursday 24 March 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Estée Lauder will be the exclusive beauty brand participating in Decentraland Metaverse Fashion Week, the first-ever large-scale virtual fashion week in an on-chain metaverse. To create a unique virtual beauty experience, Estée Lauder has partnered with Alex Box, a...

Bridgestone to Suspend Manufacturing Activities in and Export to Russia -Monday 14 March 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Over the last weeks, we have been deeply affected by the war in Ukraine and its impact on many innocent people including our own employees and partners. We condemn any form of violence and hope that peace can quickly be re-established. Our primary concern in this crisis, is...

Blackstone Announces €21 Billion Recapitalization of Mileway -Tuesday 15 February 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Blackstone (NYSE: BX) today announced that existing investors in Mileway, its 14.7 million square meter pan-European last mile logistics company, have agreed to recapitalize the company for €21 billion alongside Blackstone’s Core+ strategy, and to hold the business for the...

EMIRATES STEEL WINS THE SIXTH BLOOMBERG SQUARE MILE RELAY IN DUBAI   -Thursday 10 February 2022  

The Bloomberg Square Mile Relay Global Race Series came back with a bang in Dubai yesterday, with Emirates Steel crowned the ‘fastest firm’ in the city with an accumulative team time of 59:12. Over 650 runners from Dubai’s biggest companies took on the one-mile (1.6km) challenge which took...

McAfee Continues to Provide Leading Online Protection to Consumers -Friday 21 January 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, McAfee Corp. (NASDAQ: MCFE, “McAfee”), a global leader in online protection, provided an update regarding its pure-play consumer offering and the previously announced divestiture of its enterprise business. In July 2021, McAfee completed the sale of its...

Companies ready to take on the challenge of becoming Dubai’s fastest firm at the Bloomberg Square Mile Relay 2022 ... -Tuesday 18 January 2022  

Preparations are underway across Dubai’s financial centre as firms limber up for the Bloomberg Square Mile Relay 2022. The unique one-mile (1.6km) relay race is back after an almost two-year hiatus due to the global COVID-19 pandemic and will be hosted by the Dubai International Financial...

Loomis Sayles Launches New Private Credit Group Led by Industry Veteran Chris Gudmastad -Saturday 8 January 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Loomis, Sayles & Company, an affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers, today announced the launch of the Loomis Sayles Private Credit Group along with the hiring of Chris Gudmastad, CFA, who will lead this effort as head of private credit. Myles Reinecke, CFA, also joins as...

Metap Inc.: Announcing the New Project "Metaverse x GameFi", Whitelist and Community Registration Campaign Is... -Saturday 18 December 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Gensokishi Online has announced the release of its official website "Gensokishi Online -META WORLD-" in Dec. 2021. This project is a new version of "Gensokishi Online", which won the "Game of the year, Gold Award" in 2012 in Taiwan and has been played by a total of 8 million...

The Estée Lauder Companies Announces Cedric Prouvé, Group President, International, to Retire After... -Thursday 28 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, The Estée Lauder Companies (NYSE:EL) (“ELC”) announced that after 27 years with the company, Cedric Prouvé, Group President, International, has made the decision to retire effective June 30, 2022. The successor to Cedric’s role will be announced shortly, and...

New Research Shows Global Confidence Among Expats, as Nearly Two Thirds Feel Optimistic About the Next 12 Months -Wednesday 20 October 2021  

Study of 20,000+ expats reveals their global confidence to live and work abroad has not diminished Majority (80%) of expats say they will continue living in their host country for the next year at least Positive outlook fuelled by hope to live ‘normally’ again (75%), and enjoy quality...

Silver Lake Acquires Grupo BC from L-GAM -Wednesday 20 October 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Grupo BC, the leading mortgage management, legal and digital services provider to the financial sector in Iberia and Latin America, today announced that Silver Lake, a leading global technology investment firm, together with Grupo BC’s founding shareholders and management...

Worldwide Leaders Gather for 2021 Global Inclusive Growth Summit on October 14 -Tuesday 12 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 2021 Global Inclusive Growth Summit will take place on Thursday, October 14 as a free online event presented by the Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth and the Aspen Institute. The half-day “Rebuilding for All” summit will bring together leaders from across sectors...

Creative Artists Agency to Acquire ICM Partners -Wednesday 29 September 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Leading entertainment and sports agency Creative Artists Agency (CAA) announced today the execution of a definitive agreement to acquire ICM Partners (ICM), one of the world’s premier entertainment and sports agencies, to drive broader and more inclusive representation as...

PMI Launches Make Reality Virtual Hub to Inspire People to Turn Ideas Into Reality -Saturday 11 September 2021      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Project Management Institute (PMI) today launched Make Reality, a virtual hub designed to inspire and support changemakers as they drive transformation and create positive social impact across the world while navigating the COVID-19 pandemic. Telling the unique stories of...

KRISPY KREME® Makes Market Entry into Egypt with First Shop in Cairo -Tuesday 31 August 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- “Sweet” dreams have become reality in Cairo, Egypt, as Krispy Kreme has opened the global doughnut brand’s first location in the country with its franchise partner Americana Group. Krispy Kreme’s iconic Hot Light is now beaming in Cairo, signaling to guests that...

Smiths Medical Issues Worldwide Notification Regarding the Recall of Jelco® Hypodermic... -Saturday 19 June 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Smiths Medical has become aware of specific models and lots of Jelco® Hypodermic Needle-Pro® Fixed Needle Insulin Syringes that may exhibit skewed odd number line graduation markings on their syringe barrels. Markings skewed approximately 20 degrees upward have been...

Temenos transforms banking with The Temenos Banking Cloud to accelerate SaaS and AI adoption with instant access to... -Friday 28 May 2021  

For the first time, banks can now self-provision the most complete banking services at the click of a button With Temenos, banks can innovate in minutes and launch new products in days to achieve the industry’s fastest time to market With Temenos Banking Cloud, banks can...

American Express Executives to Participate in Upcoming Investor Conferences -Thursday 27 May 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- American Express (NYSE: AXP) today announced its participation in upcoming investor conferences, which will be held virtually. On Friday, June 4, 2021, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Stephen J. Squeri will participate in Bernstein’s 37th Annual Strategic Decisions...