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Walgreens Reinvents Nation’s Largest Health and Wellbeing-centered Loyalty Program with myWalgreens to Offer... DEERFIELD, Ill. -Saturday 21 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Walgreens today announced the launch of myWalgreens, a complete reinvention of its customer loyalty program to offer customers extensive new benefits, including the fastest same-day retail pickup offering available today*. Customers can now shop online and on a fully-redesigned...

Eight Bottles Set of Aged Premium Sake for 2.02 Million Yen! By the "Tokisake Association," Creating the Value... -Saturday 21 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Tokisake Association (located in Kyoto Prefecture, President, Tokubee Masuda) was established in August 2019 with the aim of reviving the culture of aged sake and establishing and further enhancing the value of sake to the world. The company will sell the highest-priced...

Moody’s Analytics Earns #2 Overall Ranking in Chartis RiskTech100® -Saturday 21 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Analytics is #2 in the 2021 Chartis RiskTech100® ranking of the world's top providers of risk management technology. This is our highest position ever after finishing #4 in each of the last two years. This press release features multimedia. View the full release...

Velodyne Lidar Announces Multi-Year Sales Agreement With Local Motors -Saturday 21 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR) today announced a multi-year sales agreement with Local Motors, a leading digital vehicle manufacturer that develops sustainable mobility solutions to empower communities around the world. Local Motors uses Velodyne’s lidar sensors to...

CSC Appoints Dan Fisher as Executive Vice President -Friday 20 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CSC, the world’s leading provider of business, legal, tax, and digital brand services, announces that Dan Fisher, a corporate trust industry veteran with 35 years of experience, has joined its Global Financial Markets (GFM) division to lead CSC’s wholly owned subsidiary,...

Visa Expands Fast Track Program to Enable Next Generation of Fintechs to Rebuild the Global Economy -Thursday 19 November 2020      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The COVID-19 pandemic has created major financial challenges for businesses and consumers alike. As money management becomes increasingly digital, fintechs play a pivotal role in helping to restore and rebuild the global economy. To provide increased support for the ecosystem,...

B2Broker Launches B2Margin White Label Margin Exchange Trading Platform -Thursday 19 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- B2Broker, a leading liquidity and technology provider of solutions to the Forex and crypto industry, has announced the launch of B2Margin, a white label margin exchange trading platform. Margin trading, long present in the Forex markets, is now hugely popular in the...

Acronis acquires Israel based CyberLynx, enhances Middle East cyber protection portfolio -Thursday 19 November 2020  

With the strengthening of UAE- Israel bilateral ties, the acquisition of Israel-based CyberLynx by cyber protection leader Acronis, strengthens the cyber protection offerings in the region. This acquisition marks Acronis’ third in the past year, which continues the company’s accelerated...

Bots answer over 62% of customer queries satisfactorily in a post-Covid world, reveals Verloop.io study -Thursday 19 November 2020  

Bots have been satisfactorily answering 62 per cent of customer queries in the e-commerce industry, reveals a new study conducted by the world’s leading customer support automation platform Verloop.io. This study becomes significant as it highlights the steady growth in the number of online...

VFMCRP and Fresenius Kabi expand collaboration in nephrology in China with Veltassa® agreement ... -Thursday 19 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Regulatory News: Vifor Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma (VFMCRP) and Fresenius Kabi today announced an agreement to develop, register and distribute Veltassa® for the treatment of hyperkalemia in the People’s Republic of China. Under the agreement, Fresenius Kabi...

Amazon and Global Optimism Welcome Henkel and Signify to The Climate Pledge -Thursday 19 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Global Optimism announced that Henkel has joined The Climate Pledge, a commitment to be net-zero carbon by 2040—a decade ahead of the Paris Agreement’s goal of 2050. Signify, which already achieved carbon neutrality earlier this year, is...

Luxembourg Teams up with ESA to Create a Unique “European Space Resources Innovation Centre” to be... -Wednesday 18 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Luxembourg entered a strategic partnership with the European Space Agency (ESA) to create a “European Space Resources Innovation Centre”, called ESRIC in abbreviated form. Unique of its kind, ESRIC aims to become an internationally recognised centre of expertise for...

Damen and Thales to Build the German MKS 180 Frigate of the Future -Wednesday 18 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding and Thales signed on November 17, 2020, the contract for the delivery and full integration of Thales’s Mission and Combat System for the four MKS 180 class frigates contracted by the German Navy. The system will be designed by Damen and...

Empagliflozin reduced the risk of first plus recurrent cardiovascular events in adults with type 2 diabetes and... -Wednesday 18 November 2020  

- In new results published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology, empagliflozin reduced the risk of total (first plus recurrent) cardiovascular events including 3P-MACE, hospitalization for heart failure and all-cause hospitalization versus placebo in adults with type 2 diabetes and established...

Zayed Sustainability Prize Opens Submissions for 2022 Edition -Wednesday 18 November 2020  

The Zayed Sustainability Prize, the UAE’s pioneering global award for rewarding impact, innovation, and inspiration, has officially announced that the 2022 edition is now open for submissions. Entries will be accepted from today until 6 May 2021, via the Prize’s online portal – across...

AMGTA Publishes First Research Paper on Sustainability in Additive Manufacturing -Wednesday 18 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Additive Manufacturer Green Trade Association (AMGTA), a global trade group created to foster and promote the environmental benefits of additive manufacturing (AM), announced today the publication of its first commissioned university research project, a literature-based...

Bespin Global MEA Receives APN DevOps Partner of the Year 2020! -Wednesday 18 November 2020      

Bespin Global MEA, a leading cloud technology consulting and management company, has been selected as the 2020 winner of the APN DevOps Partner of the Year award. The APN Partner Awards recognize members of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN) who are leaders in the channel and...

Spotii and Vaasara launch cost-free payment plan to bolster over 600 beauty salons and spas across the UAE. -Wednesday 18 November 2020  

First-in-region ‘Glow Now, Pay Later’ payment plan empowers beauty salons and spas to better engage their customers. Spotii, the innovative UAE-based payment technology platform, and Vaasara, the revolutionary online booking app for salons and spas, have announced a strategic partnership...

Holiday Shopping Warning: Simple Typos Can Lead Consumers and Brands to Online Fraud, Counterfeit Goods, and Cyber... -Wednesday 18 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- CSC, a world leader in business, legal, tax, and domain security, today released new research from their Digital Brand Services (DBS) division warning consumers that simple URL typos could lead to significant online fraud, counterfeit goods, and cyber crime during the...

China Yiwu Imported Commodities Fair 2020 Closes With More Than 100,000 Daily Consumer Goods Showcased -Wednesday 18 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- China Yiwu Imported Commodities Fair 2020 came to a successful conclusion on November 16, 2020. The 4-day event attracted nearly 1,000 exhibitors, with exhibits from 78 countries and regions, among which 41 were "Belt and Road" countries including Russia, Poland, Greece,...