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Nucleus Research Names Ceridian A Leader In Human Capital Management Technology For The Fourth Time In A Row
10/10/2014 9:42:35 AM
Ceridian announces it has once again been named a leader in human capital management technology by Nucleus Research for Dayforce HCM.  The Nucleus ranking re-affirms Ceridian’s commitment to supporting the entire employee lifecycle by bringing core HR, payroll, benefits, workforce management, talent management, document management and analytics within a single application for …
Avnet, Inc. Announces Top Honors for Avnet Supply Chain Velocity E-Magazine
10/10/2014 8:35:43 AM
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT ), a leading global technology distributor, today announced that its Avnet Supply Chain Velocity e-magazine received first place in the 2014 Outstanding Material Handling and Logistics Content Awards. Sponsored by the College Industry Council on Material Handling Education (CICMHE) and MHI, the nation’s largest material handling, logistics and supply …
Panasonic Ranked 64th in Interbrand’s
Panasonic Ranked 64th in Interbrand’s "Best Global Brands 2014"
10/10/2014 8:28:16 AM
Panasonic ranked 64th in the "Best Global Brands 2014" report published by Interbrand, the world’s leading brand consultancy. This is the 15th annual ranking of the 100 most valuable global brands. The value of each brand is converted into a dollar value to produce the table. Panasonic ranked 64th, its four places up, from 68th last year. Brand value increased by 8%, to …
Tesco Youth Academy launches in Slovakia
Tesco Youth Academy launches in Slovakia
10/10/2014 8:18:46 AM
Yesterday saw the launch of the Tesco Youth Academy in Slovakia, part of our commitment to help young people gain the skills and experience they need to start successful careers.  The Youth Academy website, which is intended for young people aged between 14-18 as well as their teachers, is free to use and is designed to teach key transferrable skills that will be valuable in …
A Star-Making Venture: The Workshop At Macy’s Gears Up For Its Fifth Anniversary Edition
10/9/2014 1:01:31 PM
After four successful courses, The Workshop at Macy’s, the retailer’s innovative “business of fashion” program begins accepting applications today for the fifth anniversary class of entrepreneurs who are poised for bigger retail success. In the spring of 2011, Macy’s created this one-of-a-kind business retail development program with the aim of mentoring and fostering growth …
Bombardier Wins First Rail Control Contract in Ethiopia
10/9/2014 12:56:33 PM
Rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation has won a contract to deliver the mainline signalling solution for Ethiopia’s new 400 km Awash-Weldia line. The order awarded by Turkish construction company Yapi Merkezi, which is delivering the design and construction of the project, has a value of approximately 36 million euro (45 million USD). Part of an investment …
CGS Contributes to Charitable Organizations Through Global Volunteerism and Philanthropic Campaigns
10/9/2014 12:26:48 PM
CGS, a leading global provider of technology solutions, announces several community involvement efforts throughout its global offices in 2014, including charitable campaigns and volunteer initiatives. CGS offices in Romania, Chile, India, Canada and the United States participated in several company-wide and divisional community initiatives including on-site volunteerism, …
Nissan named one of the best global brands for 2014
10/9/2014 11:51:57 AM
Nissan has been named one of the world’s most valuable brands for 2014, according to Interbrand, the world-leading brand consultancy. In the Best Global Brands Study, released today by Interbrand, Nissan ranked 56, up from 65 in 2013. The study cited the strength of Nissan’s financial performance, product portfolio and leadership position in electric vehicles among the drivers …
New Bosch Center for Research and Advance Engineering
New Bosch Center for Research and Advance Engineering
10/9/2014 11:36:35 AM
Some 800 associates expected to move in by the end of 2014 Project on schedule: Remaining construction and move to be completed by early summer 2015 Bosch CEO Denner: “The new Renningen location will enhance the Bosch Group’s innovative strength” Campus-like atmosphere promotes creativity and more networking The time has finally come for the first researchers and …
Nokia Networks enters into partnership with Flash Networks
10/9/2014 11:32:05 AM
Nokia Networks has signed a partnership agreement with Flash Networks to include Flash Networks’ Harmony™ Gateway as part of its mobile broadband core network offering. The market leading solution enables operators to optimize video and web traffic for an improved user experience, including faster web browsing and downloads, smoother video viewing, and content control …
fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty Announces Building Blessing: AlohaNAP Facility Will Allow North American Companies to Reach Asian markets in a Single Hop and Vice Versa
10/9/2014 11:14:26 AM
fifteenfortyseven Critical Systems Realty, LLC (1547), a developer and operator of custom-designed datacenters and Hawaii Pacific Teleport (HPT), an international provider of satellite and fiber-based communications, announced that the blessing ceremony for the grand opening of their AlohaNAP datacenter and network access point in Kapolei will take place on October 9, 2014. …
Atrion Experts to Be Panelists at Risk Managers Forum 2014
10/9/2014 10:54:13 AM
Risk is a principal concern for everyone in the banking industry, and cloud computing is opening up new areas to cover for the risk “point-person” in all institutions. Many are still in a haze about this rapidly-growing technology. To address this, the Massachusetts Bankers Association is holding the final session in the Risk Managers Forum 2014, titled “Cloud …
Altec Presents Certified for Microsoft Dynamics®(CfMD) Product doc-link TM at The Partner Connections Event and Microsoft Dynamics User Group Summits
10/9/2014 10:48:41 AM
Altec Products, Inc.,a leader in enterprise document management and workflow solutions, announced today their sponsorship of the three Microsoft Dynamics User Group Summits and The Partner Connections Event to take place the week of October 13th in St. Louis, Missouri. Altec is a Believer Sponsor of The Partner Connections EventheldOctober13–14.At this diverse …
Parkeon and Schweers Integrate For Faster Enforcement
10/9/2014 9:34:23 AM
Parkeon , a global leader in urban mobility solutions for the parking and transit industries, and  Schweers Technologies , a world market leader in providing tools for professional law enforcement, have announced that  the two companies have developed a Pay by Space parking integration . The integration is designed  to help Parking Enforcement Officers quickly move from …
Gap Inc.’s Glenn Murphy to Pass Reins to Digital Leader Art Peck as Next Chief Executive Officer
10/9/2014 9:30:44 AM
Gap Inc. today announced that Art Peck , the president of its Growth, Innovation and Digital division, has been selected by the Board of Directors to succeed Glenn Murphy as the company’s next chief executive officer, effective February 1, 2015. Murphy and Peck have worked side-by-side for the better part of a decade as Gap Inc.  dramatically improved its financial …
Caterpillar Inc. Maintains Dividend Rate
10/9/2014 9:28:57 AM
The Board of Directors of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) voted today to maintain the quarterly cash dividend of seventy cents ($0.70) per share of common stock, payable November 20, 2014, to stockholders of record at the close of business on October 20. "I am pleased to announce that we are maintaining Caterpillar’s dividend,” said Caterpillar Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman. …
First Capital Cashflow and Boldfield launch landmark Direct Debit solution
First Capital Cashflow and Boldfield launch landmark Direct Debit solution
10/9/2014 9:22:29 AM
Are you tired of having to spend hours manually creating and allocating receipts to invoices within your Sage accounting system? The UK’s leading Payment Bureau, First Capital Cashflow, has partnered with leading IT service provider Boldfield to create a first-to-market Direct Debit solution, which will automate the entire reconciliation process between an organisation’s …
At the limit: Audi shows the world’s sportiest piloted driving car
At the limit: Audi shows the world’s sportiest piloted driving car
10/9/2014 9:17:14 AM
Audi takes the world’s sportiest piloted driving car to the starting line: A driverless Audi RS 7 Sportback* will take a lap on the Hockenheim race track on Sunday, October 19, in the season finale of the German Touring Car Championship (DTM). The Audi RS 7 piloted driving concept car will handle the Hockenheim track at racing speed. With the latest Audi developments on …
Ford and UAW Announce $350,000 Grant for New Programs to Teach Business Skills at Louisville Schools
10/9/2014 9:10:41 AM
Ford Motor Company Fund and UAW Ford today announced a grant of $350,000 to pilot an innovative new education program that will bring teams of teachers into the Louisville Assembly Plant to experience first-hand the work situations their students will face. The program, called the “Ford NGL Collaborative Learning Externship (CLE),” is aimed at building real-world partnerships …
DHL launches freight capacity management program in the light of rapidly increasing trade volumes
DHL launches freight capacity management program in the light of rapidly increasing trade volumes
10/9/2014 9:05:32 AM
DHL Global Forwarding is responding to global trade growth with freight capacity initiatives designed to support customers in a challenging market environment. These include securing sufficient long term capacity on some of the world’s busiest trade lanes such as, to and from Asia Pacific, where carrier rates are climbing as a result of shortfalls in freight capacity. Roger …