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BofA Merrill Implements CashPro® Any2Any Solution for Global Payments’ Taiwan Branch
9/2/2014 9:52:43 AM
Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofA Merrill) Global Transaction Services (GTS) today announced the implementation of its CashPro ®  Any2Any for Global Payments Asia-Pacific (Hong Kong) Limited, Taiwan Branch (GPAP), a leading worldwide provider of payment processing services, including 11 markets across the Asia Pacific region. In mandating BofA Merrill GTS, GPAP now has the …
Aqua acquires marketing technology business Applogix in South Africa
9/2/2014 9:04:26 AM
WPP announces that its majority-owned company, Aqua, South Africa’s largest digital agency and part of Wunderman, has acquired Applogix, a marketing and ecommerce technology company in South Africa. Founded in 2005 and employing around 20 people in Johannesburg, the agency’s services include web and mobile application build, front end development, ecommerce and user …
Basware Commerce Network exceeds 80 million network transactions, reinforcing e-invoicing business and industry growth
9/2/2014 9:02:52 AM
Basware , the leading provider of e-invoicing and purchase-to-pay solutions, continues to achieve record growth, with over 80 million annualised e-invoice and purchase order transactions sent and received across its Basware Commerce Network, the largest open business network in the world. This milestone highlights the success of Basware’s commitment to helping businesses …
Body Bar Inc. Introduces Revolutionary Flex Trek Walking Program
Body Bar Inc. Introduces Revolutionary Flex Trek Walking Program
9/2/2014 8:00:00 AM
Body Bar® Inc ., a premier fitness company specializing in products and educational tools for fitness enthusiasts of all ages and abilities, today announced its revolutionary new Body Bar Flex Trek Walking Program. The Flex Trek workout is an audio program that guides participants through walking exercises set to music, utilizing a pair of light BBFlex-355 hand …
Exhibit Surveys Cox to Co-Present Session on Big Data at PCMA Chicago
Exhibit Surveys Cox to Co-Present Session on Big Data at PCMA Chicago
9/2/2014 7:00:00 AM
Exhibit Surveys, Inc. , the leading provider of research, measurement, and consulting services exclusively for the exhibition and event industry, announced today that Jonathan “Skip” Cox, CEO and president, will co-present “Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Data” at the PCMA Greater Midwest Chapter’s September Educational Program on September 9 in Chicago. When: …
Philips Debuts New Affiniti Ultrasound System at the European Society of Cardiology Congress 2014
9/1/2014 11:08:27 AM
  Royal Philips  ;(NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) today announced the launch of  Affiniti , a new ultrasound system designed to enable global hospitals and health systems to overcome the demands of increasing patient volumes and cost pressures. Making its debut at the  European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress 2014  in Barcelona this week, Affiniti provides innovative technology …
Learn How To Balance Business And Family Life
Learn How To Balance Business And Family Life
8/30/2014 9:53:39 AM
“Meditation is an effective technique which helps in all areas of stress related conditions.” said Mr Secomb. “It works by helping the body shift from the ’fight, flight or freeze response’ to the ’relaxation response, by deactivating the sympathetic nervous system and activating the parasympathetic nervous system, which means that the body is not running on nervous energy- …
Bank of America to Report Third-quarter 2014 Financial Results on October 15
8/29/2014 2:31:19 PM
Bank of America Corporation today announced it will report its third-quarter 2014 financial results on Wednesday, October 15, 2014. The results are scheduled to be released at 7 a.m. ET, followed by an investor presentation at 8:30 a.m. ET. The live audio webcast, accompanying presentation and other earnings-related information will be available through the Bank of America …
Tata Motors enters Algeria with a range of passenger cars
8/29/2014 9:48:26 AM
Tata Motors today announced the launch of its passenger vehicle range in Algeria. The range includes the Tata Indica and Tata Vista from the hatchback range, and the Tata Indigo and Tata Manza from the sedans. The company has appointed SPA Elsecom for distribution and marketing of the Tata passenger vehicles in Algeria. The new range is now available in dealerships for sale. …
AkzoNobel improves Performance Coatings set-up to drive leading performance
8/28/2014 1:59:08 PM
The simplified new structure – due to become fully operational in January 2015 – will reduce the number of global management layers. As a result, Performance Coatings will be managed through seven Strategic Market Units under the leadership of Executive Committee Member Conrad Keijzer. The seven units will focus on specific customer segments and technologies. They will be: …
AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V. Engineering Unit Honored with Supplier Excellence Award from General Motors
8/28/2014 12:58:32 PM
AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V. ("AMG", EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: "AMG") announces that AMG Engineering’s ALD Thermal Treatment ("ALD") North America unit has been awarded the 2014 GM Supplier Quality Excellence Award.  The Supplier Quality Excellence Award, given to a small percentage of GM’s suppliers, recognizes those suppliers for their innovative technology, superior …
Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management hires Chuck Fiedler as Head of Strategy & Business Development for its Liquid Real Assets platform
8/28/2014 10:06:31 AM
Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (DeAWM) today announced that Chuck Fiedler has joined as Head of Strategy & Business Development, a new role for its Liquid Real Assets (LRA) platform and part of its Alternatives and Real Assets (ARA) business. He will be based in Chicago and report to John Robertson, Global Head of Liquid Real Assets. In this role, Chuck will be …
More than 100,000 CLA worldwide now in customer hands
More than 100,000 CLA worldwide now in customer hands
8/28/2014 10:03:06 AM
Altogether 800,000 compact cars sold. The compact four-door coupe is particularly popular in Germany and the US. Ola Källenius: “100,000 CLA and altogether 800,000 new compact models show very clearly that our model initiative in the compact car segment is definitely hitting the mark.” (CLA: Fuel consumption, combined cycle: 7.1 - 3.9 l/ 100 km; CO2 emissions, …
Mentor Graphics Announces its Membership in the European Centre for Power Electronics Consortium
8/28/2014 9:49:39 AM
Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) today announced its new membership in the German-based European Centre for Power Electronics (ECPE), a European consortium focused on the research, education, technology transfer, and promotion of power electronics globally.  Mentor Graphics is the only electronic design automation (EDA) company represented in this industry-driven …
Could the noise levels at your workplace be damaging to your hearing?
Could the noise levels at your workplace be damaging to your hearing?
8/27/2014 9:30:47 PM
The number of Australians who are deaf or hearing impaired is increasing because of long-term exposure to excessive noise - often in the workplace – accidents, the environment and the ageing of the population.   This week is Hearing Awareness Week across Australia (24-30 August 2014) and we are all being encouraged to look after our hearing and ways to protect it.   Noise …
Use of Social Media as a Marketing Tool has Exploded, According to EXHIBITOR Magazine Survey
Use of Social Media as a Marketing Tool has Exploded, According to EXHIBITOR Magazine Survey
8/27/2014 8:00:00 AM
Exhibitor Media Group , the award-winning leader in trade show and corporate event marketing education , today announced the results of EXHIBITOR magazine’s 2014 Social Media Marketing Survey, the third in a series of research efforts aimed at determining how exhibit and event marketers are utilizing social media. The results confirm that the use of social media as a …
Machine-to-Machine technology is driving the revolution of retail
8/25/2014 12:24:16 PM
Marketing Release - The Retail sector is no longer about the number of products on shelves, but rather the customer experience. New digital technologies are helping to make physical shops more relevant to the customer as shopping behaviour rapidly changes. With Machine-to-Machine (M2M) technology, retailers are able to gain insight into the actions and activities of …
ABIH Celebrates Labor Day and the Health & Safety of Workers
ABIH Celebrates Labor Day and the Health & Safety of Workers
8/25/2014 11:26:38 AM
For many people, Labor Day marks the end of summer vacations and the last holiday weekend before the start of autumn.  It was created to celebrate the social and economic achievements of the American worker and is an annual tribute to their contributions to the strength and prosperity of the nation.   According to the United States Department of Labor, “The vital force of …
CoreHR: most talked about stand at the CIPD HR Software Show
8/25/2014 9:43:54 AM
It has been announced that CoreHR was the most talked about stand at the CIPD HR Software Show, which took place on 18th & 19th June 2014 in London’s Olympia exhibition centre. This year was the first year for CoreHR to attend the CIPD HR Software Show in London, and the company certainly didn’t disappoint. During the two days of the event, representatives of …
IDT Power Experts to Present at IIC-China Forums
IDT Power Experts to Present at IIC-China Forums
8/22/2014 9:25:35 AM
Integrated Device Technology, Inc. ( IDT ®) (NASDAQ: IDTI) announced that two of its experts will participate in power-related forums at IIC-China, held Sept. 2 to 5  at the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center.  Wiko Leung will participate in a forum on smartphones and tablets entitled, “Intelligent, Scalable, Multi-Channel PMIC for Multi-Core SoC Platforms from Tablet …