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Mars, Incorporated To Buy Significant Portion Of Procter & Gamble’s Pet Food Business In A Key Strategic Move
4/9/2014 4:21:38 PM
Mars, Incorporated and The Procter & Gamble Company today announce that Mars has agreed to buy the IAMS®, EUKANUBA®, and NATURA® brands in major markets for US$2.9 Billion in cash. This is a significant strategic move for Mars Petcare to complement its large and growing global Petcare business. The companies expect to complete the transaction in the second-half of 2014, …
New GE-Angola Joint Venture Delivers First Major Subsea Equipment Order
4/9/2014 4:17:17 PM
LUANDA, ANGOLA — GE Oil & Gas (NYSE: GE) today announced the first major equipment delivery by its Subsea Systems business, for a major operator, under a contract established by its Angolan joint venture (JV), GE-GLS Oil & Gas Angola Limited. A primarily localized workforce assembled the first of 16 subsea production trees*, destined for a development in the Atlantic …
EA and Waystone Games Invites Players to Enter the Dawngate Community Beta
4/9/2014 4:13:24 PM
Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) and Waystone Games announced that all players can now enter the Dawngate , an in-development multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game, by joining the Community Beta. Starting today, players can simply register, download the game to their PC and enter the Community Beta by visiting: http://bit.ly/1jcgdu7 . Dawngate features an intense …
RightAnswers is Bronze-Level Sponsor of ServiceNow’s Knowledge14
RightAnswers is Bronze-Level Sponsor of ServiceNow’s Knowledge14
4/9/2014 2:48:43 PM
RightAnswers, the #1 provider of cloud-based knowledge management, web and mobile self-service and social knowledge solutions, announced today that they will be a Bronze sponsor of the ServiceNow® Knowledge14® conference. To be held April 27–May 1, 2014 in San Francisco, Knowledge14 is the largest gathering of IT professionals using cloud services for enterprise IT …
Adelaide Oval opens after $535m redevelopment with NCR as venue management solution partner
4/9/2014 9:02:16 AM
NCR Corporation (NYSE:  NCR), the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, announced today that it has successfully deployed the NCR Venue Management solution at the Adelaide Oval as part of the iconic stadium’s major redevelopment project. The new look Adelaide Oval, with a capacity of 53,500, includes over 70 percent undercover seating and features a …
XtraSpace Launches Its Flexi-Office Brand
4/9/2014 8:45:36 AM
Whilst XtraSpace has had offices attached to its storage facilities for some time, these spaces are now being upgraded to a superb new standard. In addition, standalone facilities are due to open in Durban, Melrose Arch and other key metro areas.   The latest facilities can be seen at XtraSpace Bellville, where Clients can rent standalone lock-up offices that offer companies …
WingatePremierRealEstate.com Upgrades to List Homes for Sale in the DC Metro Area of Maryland
4/9/2014 8:44:39 AM
Washington DC Metro - WingatePremierRealEstate.com has listed out the homes that are available in the DC Metro Area. John Wingate upgraded the website to include the various homes for sale in the DC Metro area that include Bethesda, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Silver Spring and many other surrounding areas. At Wingate Premier Real Estate, interested persons can find just the …
Burk and Hernandez Honored with EXHIBITOR CTSM Lifetime Achievement Award
4/9/2014 8:00:00 AM
Exhibitor Media Group , the award-winning leader in trade show and corporate event marketing education, announced that Robert “Bob” Burk, CTSM, diamond level, and Gail Hernandez, CTSM, diamond level, received CTSM (Certified Trade Show Marketer) Lifetime Achievement Awards at EXHIBITOR2014.  The CTSM designation is awarded by EXHIBITOR in affiliation with Northern …
International Shipholding Corporation Declares Dividends on series A and B Preferred Stock
4/8/2014 3:35:30 PM
International Shipholding Corporation (NYSE: ISH) announced that the Company’s Board of Directors has declared a dividend of $2.375 per share on its Series A Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Stock (NYSE: ISHPRA) and a dividend of $2.25 per share on its Series B Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Stock (NYSE: ISHPRB), each representing payment for the full …
The Day Publishing Company selects NEWSCYCLE Solutions for Content Management across all channels
4/8/2014 12:55:04 PM
NEWSCYCLE Solutions (“NEWSCYCLE”), announces they have signed a long-term agreement with The Day Publishing Company in New London, Connecticut, to install NEWSCYCLE Content and NEWSCYCLE Digital delivered in the company’s cloud hosted platform. The Day covers a 20-town region with a daily newspaper, and www.theday.com generates more the 4 million page views a month. …
Little River Casino Resort Selects Rainmaker’s GuestREV For Its First Hotel Revenue Management System
4/8/2014 10:36:38 AM
The Rainmaker Group, a world leader in automated forecasting and profit optimization software and services for the Gaming & Hospitality industry, today announced that Little River Casino Resort will implement its GuestREV ® profit optimization system in the property’s latest initiative to further strengthen its operational excellence. Rainmaker and the Little River Band …
National Healthy Schools Day - an Important Reminder for Puerto Rico’s Educators
National Healthy Schools Day - an Important Reminder for Puerto Rico’s Educators
4/8/2014 8:55:13 AM
With the exception of time spent at home, many school-age children spend the majority of their time indoors attending school.  In recognition of the need for schools to provide a safe and healthy environment for children and teachers, April 8th has been designated as National Healthy Schools Day.    National Healthy Schools Day brings attention to the nation’s schools and …
International Dating Coach Association to Certify Dating Coaches at the 38th “iDate“ Dating Industry Conference in Beverly Hills
International Dating Coach Association to Certify Dating Coaches at the 38th “iDate“ Dating Industry Conference in Beverly Hills
4/8/2014 8:00:00 AM
New York, NY--Ticonderoga Ventures, Inc. announces the iDCA dating coach certification program will be offered at the 38th iDate Dating Industry Conference ( http://www.idateconference.com ). The session takes place on June 4, 2014 at the SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA. The International Dating Coach Association (IDCA) is the largest worldwide resource for dating …
Exhibit Surveys White Paper Explores How Exhibitor Trends Impact Show Organizers
Exhibit Surveys White Paper Explores How Exhibitor Trends Impact Show Organizers
4/8/2014 7:00:00 AM
RED BANK, NJ – April 8, 2014 - Exhibit Surveys, Inc., the award-winning, leading provider of research, measurement, and consulting services exclusively for the exhibition and event industry announced today that a new white paper, “Evolving Exhibitor Trends and their Impacts on Exhibition Organizers” is now available on its web site. This white paper explores how …
ClearSky talks Budget 2014 and offers free report to small businesses
ClearSky talks Budget 2014 and offers free report to small businesses
4/8/2014 5:55:09 AM
ClearSky Business, one of the UK’s leading providers of accounting, HR and payroll for SMEs, is offering a free Budget 2014 report to small businesses,  summarising the key changes announced in the Chancellor’s speech. The company has also published a handy summary of the big announcements from the Budget 2014, which are most likely to affect small business owners in the year …
Carolina Piedmont Capital to Exhibit at Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce Business Expo 2014
Carolina Piedmont Capital to Exhibit at Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce Business Expo 2014
4/7/2014 8:04:11 PM
Raleigh NC, 1 April 2014 — Carolina Piedmont Capital ,  a leading financial services provider offering unique and tailored solutions for an ever-changing healthcare world, announced today their upcoming scheduled public exhibition at the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce Business Expo 2014 . Business Expo is scheduled for May 1st 2014. This year’s show returns to the NC …
Metlife Recognized for Transparency on Hispanic Inclusion Practices
4/7/2014 3:51:33 PM
MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) announced today that it has been recognized by the Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) for its commitment to transparency on Hispanic inclusion. HACR recognizes those companies that provide detailed information on their Hispanic inclusion practices, which HACR uses to compile its annual Corporate Inclusion Index. The index …
Patterson Belknap Signs Managed Services Agreement with Iris
4/7/2014 12:30:43 PM
Iris Data Services, a leading provider of discovery solutions, announced today that it has signed a managed services agreement with law firm Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP. Iris will provide managed electronic discovery and hosted document review services through the Iris Discovery Management program that includes discovery consulting, eDiscovery processing, and data …
Blackmagic Design Announces ATEM Camera Control
4/7/2014 12:04:33 PM
NAB 2014 --- Blackmagic Design today announced ATEM Camera Control, a new update that adds support for controlling cameras from their ATEM production switcher via the program feed to the camera. This update will be free of charge to ATEM customers when available in May 2014. ATEM Camera Control will be demonstrated on the Blackmagic Design NAB 2014 booth at #SL219. Until …
R&R Magazine Features Article from Prominent Indoor Environmental Quality Expert
R&R Magazine Features Article from Prominent Indoor Environmental Quality Expert
4/7/2014 10:10:52 AM
In the March issue of Restoration & Remediation magazine, Clark Seif Clark’s Derrick A. Denis had the opportunity to provide his insight of some common indoor environmental quality (IEQ) issues and hazards that restoration and remediation contractors might face during the course of their work.  The article, “Erring on the Side of Caution,” discusses some potentially …