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Boehringer Ingelheim, the UK Cystic Fibrosis Gene Therapy Consortium, Imperial Innovations and Oxford Biomedica Announce... INGELHEIM, Germany -Monday 6 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim, the UK Cystic Fibrosis Gene Therapy Consortium (GTC)—consisting of Imperial College London and the Universities of Oxford and Edinburgh—Imperial Innovations, and Oxford BioMedica (OXB) announce a global collaboration to develop a first-in-class,...

Watts Miners Brings the Most Powerful Crypto Mining Rigs to Market -Sunday 5 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Watts Miners (www.wminers.com) today announces it is steadily emerging as the next big name in the thriving global market for cryptocurrency mining. The company recently launched three crypto miners equipped with hash rate powers that are unprecedented in the industry....

Next Gen Video Meets Reality at IBC2018 -Friday 3 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Technology companies and service providers will once again come together to discuss the latest trends, strategies and developments in online TV and video at the Content Everywhere Hub programme at IBC2018, it has been announced today. As the latest addition to the agenda for...

Westinghouse Sale to Brookfield Complete -Friday 3 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Westinghouse Electric Company, the global leader in nuclear technology, fuels and services, today announced the completion of its previously announced sale to Brookfield Business Partners L.P. (NYSE:BBU) (TSX:BBU.UN) together with institutional partners (collectively,...

Graminex® LLC successfully challenges Serelys’ patents for use of pollen extracts in treating women's PMS... -Friday 3 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Graminex® LLC is pleased to announce the US Patent Office has rejected Serelys’ patents for use of its pollen extracts in treating women's PMS and menopausal symptoms. In parallel reexamination proceedings against US Patents 6,569,471 and 6,669,967, the US Patent Office...

Cushman & Wakefield Announces Pricing of its Initial Public Offering of Ordinary Shares -Friday 3 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cushman & Wakefield plc (“Cushman & Wakefield”) today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 45,000,000 of its ordinary shares, at a price to the public of $17.00 per share. The shares will be listed on the New York Stock Exchange and will trade under the...

David H. Murdock Completes Dole Food Company Investment Transaction with Total Produce, plc -Thursday 2 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dole Food Company announced today that owner David H. Murdock has completed the sale of a 45% equity stake in Dole Food Company to Total Produce, plc, the leading European produce company, headquartered in Dublin, Ireland. This follows the European Commission (the “EC”)...

Boehringer Ingelheim launches the initiative In Reach Africa to address key healthcare infrastructure and access... -Thursday 2 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim, one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies, announced recently the launch of the ‘In Reach Africa’ program, an initiative aimed at facilitating quality and innovative human and animal healthcare access across the African continent. The...

Northgate Public Services Acquires i2N Ltd to Expand Its Justice Offering -Thursday 2 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NEC Corporation (NEC; TOKYO:6701) and Northgate Public Services (NPS), a wholly owned NEC subsidiary, today announced that NPS acquired i2N, which supplies specialist software to the UK’s Ministry of Justice’s HM Prison and Probation Service and the Youth Justice Board. The...

Takeda Reports First Quarter FY2018 Results -Thursday 2 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502): Underlying Revenue growth +6.4% with growth in every region Underlying Revenue grew +6.4%, led by Takeda's Growth Drivers (Gastroenterology, Oncology, Neuroscience and Emerging Markets) displaying strong growth of...

Visa Renews Olympic Partnership Through 2032 -Thursday 2 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa Inc. (NYSE: V), a long-standing worldwide sponsor of the Olympic Games and supporter of the Olympic Movement, and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced an extension to Visa’s Olympic sponsorship through 2032. As part of the renewal, Visa will...

Toshiba Memory Corporation Announces Merger with K. K. Pangea and Appointment of New Directors, Executive Officers and... -Wednesday 1 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Memory Corporation today announced that it consummated the merger with K. K. Pangea which is its parent company on August 1, 2018. The company name after the merger is Toshiba Memory Corporation. Today the company also introduces the executive officer system to improve...

Watts Miners Disrupts the Global Crypto Space with Extraordinary Hash Rate Power -Wednesday 1 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The global crypto community is currently abuzz with the capabilities of the recently launched cryptocurrency miners from Watts Miners. Unlike hundreds of ordinary products available in the market, they have introduced three extremely powerful miners offering a hash rate power...

Careerchain Aims To Revolutionize the $200bn Job Market With Bizzy -Tuesday 31 July 2018

Job seekers today are expected to enter so much repetitive information in job application forms that they give up on good opportunities quickly when it takes too much effort to apply - especially when they search on mobile. Job applicants generally must complete 10 to 20 online application forms...

IDEMIA WISE Platform Delivers Contactless Payments as Confirmed by Proof of Concept -Tuesday 31 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Over the 3 month proof-of-concept with the National Payment Corporation of Vietnam (“NAPAS”), IDEMIA and NAPAS together found that under laboratory conditions, the WISE (White label Independent Secure EMV) kernel was proven to produce an open platform that was compatible...

IDEMIA Provides Avinor Oslo Airport with Its Latest Facial Recognition Technology -Tuesday 31 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Oslo Airport has improved its passenger experience through the deployment of MorphoFace, IDEMIA’s facial capture solution for its new Automated Border Control gates, driven by IDEMIA’s MorphoWAY solution. Following the successful launch of the product at Changi Terminal...

Quanergy Achieves IATF 16949 Automotive Production Certification -Tuesday 31 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Quanergy Systems, Inc., a global leader in the design and development of solid state LiDAR sensors and smart sensing solutions, today announced that the production line for its solid state LiDAR sensors has achieved IATF 16949 certification. The International Automotive...

TRIGO Widens its Service Portfolio and Sector Exposure by Acquiring SCSI -Monday 30 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TRIGO has acquired 100% of the capital of Supply Chain Services International, otherwise known as SCSI. SCSI is headquartered in Peoria, Illinois, USA, with operations in the United States, Europe and Asia. This acquisition supports TRIGO’s strategy to expand its service...

STATS Delivers Revolutionary Artificial Intelligence-Powered Tool with STATS Edge™ -Monday 30 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence, has announced the delivery of STATS Edge™, a revolutionary AI-assistive tool delivering intelligent insights to football clubs around the world. Using the latest in AI and machine learning, STATS Edge can...

Toshiba Experiences Nearly 50 Percent Growth in Self-Checkout Market Share -Monday 30 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions (TGCS), the global market share leader in installed retail point of sale (EPOS) technology, has rapidly grown its worldwide self-checkout (SCO) market share by 46 percent, according to research and consulting company RBR. Toshiba’s...