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New Optimum® Class VI Dispensing Components Provide Assurance to Medical Manufactures EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. -Tuesday 15 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, introduces Optimum® Class VI fluid dispensing components made from 100% virgin resin that is Class VI certified by the U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention...

Exclusive Networks Appoints Jesper Trolle as CEO -Tuesday 15 September 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Exclusive Networks (‘Exclusive’) today announced the appointment of Jesper Trolle as CEO with immediate effect. Trolle joins Exclusive from ECS Arrow Electronics, where he is currently President of the Americas, and will be responsible for driving the next phase of growth...

Members of Project Management Institute Community Take the TED Mainstage to Share Big, Bold, Creative Ideas at New... -Tuesday 15 September 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Project Management Institute (PMI), the world's leading association for the project management profession, is shining a light on the talents and ideas of the project community during TED@PMI: Action + Impact, a virtual event on 25-26 September 2020. Open to the public, this...

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins launches a framework to re-shape transport and mobility beyond COVID-19 -Tuesday 15 September 2020  

Today, Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, launched a White Paper entitled “Re-imagining Transport and Mobility for a Sustainable Economic Recovery”. The White Paper, which is developed by Atkins’ advisory business arm, Atkins Acuity, outlines the COVID-19 impact on the transport...

Mary Kay Named Among Top Brands in the Purpose Power Index™ -Tuesday 15 September 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Purpose Power Index™, a study on how consumers really think and feel about brand purpose conducted by Reputation Institute and StrawberryFrog, has named Mary Kay among the most powerful purpose-driven brands in the country. The study, which collected over 17,500 ratings...

RESEARCH (GLOBAL EDITION) – HOW HAIRCARE BRANDS ARE BREAKING THROUGH THE CLUTTER -Tuesday 15 September 2020  

Following up on last week’s first remit from our research series focused on the “Intensive Haircare” category, Choueiri Group’s Data Team now shares a global perspective on the saturated category. Showcasing insights derived by measurable tactics that haircare brands in the UK are...

BAI Global Innovation Awards Open for 2020 Submissions to Recognize Groundbreaking Achievements in Financial Services -Tuesday 15 September 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BAI, a nonprofit independent organization that delivers the financial services industry’s most actionable insights, has opened submissions for its annual BAI Global Innovation Awards. For the past decade, BAI has honored financial services organizations whose innovative...

Moody’s Launches Comprehensive ESG Solutions Group; Appoints Global Head -Tuesday 15 September 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE: MCO) announced today the formation of an Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Solutions Group to serve the growing global demand for ESG insights. The group leverages Moody’s data and expertise across ESG, climate risk, and sustainable...

Vedacit Boosts Innovation With Savings From Switching Its Oracle JD Edwards and Database Software to Rimini Street... -Monday 14 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced that Vedacit, a leading manufacturer of construction...

Ascend Expands Antimicrobial Acteev™ Technology Into Finished Goods Line to Combat COVID-19 Spread -Monday 14 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- A new line of face masks combining comfort with protection is available from Acteev™ by Ascend Performance Materials, a manufacturer of technology-forward textiles and engineered materials. The brand’s first product, the Acteev Protect™ Nonwoven Mask, is a reusable...

Dubai Future Accelerators Opens Registration for Fall 2020 Program, Invites Applications from International Startups to... -Monday 14 September 2020  

Dubai Future Accelerators (DFA), an initiative of Dubai Future Foundation (DFF), has opened registration for The Fall 2020 Program. Now in its eighth edition, the Program aims to attract startups from around the world to participate in an acceleration program that will take place both virtually...

Emirates-Israel investment group sees great investment potential in normalization talks -Monday 14 September 2020  

As the talks to normalize relations between Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) gather momentum, a group of private sector players from Israel is also expected in the country in search of mutually beneficial investment and trading opportunities. Coming against the backdrop of the...

Phase II trial results demonstrated improvement in cognition with BI 425809 in adult patients with schizophrenia -Monday 14 September 2020  

Results presented at the 33rd ECNP Congress from a 12-week, placebo-controlled Phase II trial demonstrated BI 425809 has met its primary endpoint1,2 Trial results, together with an ongoing combination Phase II study of BI 425809 and adjunctive computerized cognitive training, add to the...

Takeda Announces Results from Phase 3 Clinical Trial Evaluating NINLARO™ (ixazomib) in Newly Diagnosed Multiple... -Monday 14 September 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced results from the Phase 3 TOURMALINE-MM2 trial evaluating the addition of NINLARO™ (ixazomib) to lenalidomide and dexamethasone versus lenalidomide and dexamethasone plus placebo in newly...

New Study: Hand Dryers Equally Hygienic to Paper Towels for Drying Hands -Monday 14 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- After an exhaustive two-year process, a University of Arizona Health Sciences research team have announced the publication of their work, Comparison of electric hand dryers and paper towels for hand hygiene: a critical review of the literature. The review culled the current...

Northern Data Kicks off HPC Megaproject -Monday 14 September 2020

Computing power 3.1 Exaflops Partners Gigabyte and AMD deliver hardware Financing secured by anchor customer (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Northern Data AG (XETRA: NB2, ISIN: DE000A0SMU87) has kicked off the deployment of a USD 200 million high performance computing (HPC) megaproject. The new...

ThreatConnect Acquires Cyber Risk Quantification Pioneer Nehemiah Security -Monday 14 September 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ThreatConnect Inc.®, the leader in reducing complexity and enabling better decision making in cybersecurity, today announces the acquisition of Nehemiah Security, Inc, (“Nehemiah”) a pioneer in the rapidly growing Cyber Risk Quantification (CRQ) space. On August 18, 2020,...

Public Wants Greater Focus on Science-Based Decision-Making Says New International Survey from Philip Morris... -Monday 14 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) today released “In Support of the Primacy of Science,” a white paper exploring international attitudes regarding the role of science in society, business, and policymaking. The white paper—presenting findings from an...

Aptima® HIV-1 Quant Dx Assay Awarded WHO Prequalification for Dried Blood Spot Samples -Monday 14 September 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) announced today that its CE-marked Aptima® HIV-1 Quant Dx assay has been awarded World Health Organization (WHO) prequalification for testing of dried blood spot (DBS) samples. The Aptima® HIV-1 Quant Dx assay can be used with DBS samples to...

Romana water Receives Prestigious IBWA Membership Certificate -Monday 14 September 2020

Romana water, the nation’s favorite bottled water brand, produced and distributed by Romana Water Industries, recently received the coveted certificate of membership from the International Bottled Water Association (IBWA). The Romana Water Industries plants in Dubai and New Romana Water...