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News Brief: World Passenger Symposium to Address Needs of Travelers in Next Century of Air Travel
9/16/2014 9:04:52 AM
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) will host the fourth annual World Passenger Symposium ( WPS 2014 ), 15-17 October in San Diego, California. More than 700 high-level delegates from airlines, global distribution systems and travel technology providers, airports and travel management companies are expected to attend the event.  “2014 marks a century of …
Canada: Privacy breaches can affect any business. Are you protected?
9/15/2014 11:11:39 AM
With recent headlines announcing privacy breaches at some of the world’s largest financial and consumer-facing companies, Aviva Canada, one of the country’s leading providers of home, auto, recreational vehicle, group and business insurance, is emphasizing the need for businesses of all scopes and sizes to ensure they are protected against the legal ramifications of a privacy …
Maxus welcomes Havas duo as managing partners
Maxus welcomes Havas duo as managing partners
9/12/2014 12:29:46 PM
Maxus London today announces the appointments of Jonathan Wilson and Clare Chapman as managing partners. Both are seasoned client services specialists, joining directly from client director roles at Havas Media. As client director at Havas Media for almost three years, Chapman worked with clients including Pernod Ricard, Penguin/Random House and East Coast Trains. At …
Santander and American Express Announce Partnership to Issue Credit Cards in Mexico
9/12/2014 12:26:16 PM
Santander and American Express today announced a partnership to launch the Santander American Express® Credit Card in Mexico. This card offers an innovative way for Card Members to quickly earn rewards on their daily purchases. The new Santander American Express Credit Card, issued by Santander, focuses on rewarding Card Members for their daily spending in department stores …
Adecco amongst Sustainability Leaders in the Dow Jones Sustainability World & Europe Indices for the fourth consecutive year
9/11/2014 5:06:27 PM
Adecco Group, the world’s leading provider of HR solutions, today received confirmation of its continued inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability (DJSI) World and Europe Indices for the fourth consecutive year. The DJSI follow a best-in-class approach, including companies across all industries that outperform their peers in numerous sustainability metrics. Adecco was …
National Conference Center in East Windsor Wins 2014 Pinnacle Award
National Conference Center in East Windsor Wins 2014 Pinnacle Award
9/11/2014 4:11:58 PM
The National Conference Center at the Holiday Inn East Windsor has been named one of the best conference centers as selected by meeting professionals nationwide, and has received a prestigious Pinnacle Award from Successful Meetings . The meeting venue is proud to be one of only two conference centers in New Jersey honored with the award this year, and one of only three …
BCG Global Challengers: Bigger and More Ambitious Than Ever
9/11/2014 10:45:10 AM
A group of 100 companies from emerging economies are growing larger and growing up so rapidly that they now are leaders in many key global markets. In a report published today, The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) identifies 100 “global challengers” that are vying for leadership of key industries and driving global economic growth. This year’s list of BCG global challengers …
McMurray Stern at COPSWEST, Booth #509
9/10/2014 5:52:51 PM
McMurray Stern, Southern California’s leader in innovative storage development and records management solutions, announces its exhibit at COPSWEST Training & Expo this year. The event takes place on October 6-9 at the Long Beach Convention Center. McMurray Stern will be located at booth #509.   COPSWEST gathers all public safety and law enforcement professionals in the …
IHG Announces the Upcoming Opening of a Holiday Inn Express® Hotel & Suites for Mont-Tremblant in Quebec
9/10/2014 1:02:40 PM
InterContinental Hotels Group ( IHG ), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the upcoming opening of a new Holiday Inn Express® Hotel & Suites in Tremblant in time for the 2015 winter ski season. Expected to open early 2015 and following a $3.2 million investment by the ownership, this property is located in the heart of the Tremblant pedestrian village, …
Keep clean and stay safe: WSS promotes best practice for shipboard hygiene
9/9/2014 12:07:08 PM
The focus of shipboard safety is rightly on the prevention of accidents among seafarers, through regulation, training and promotion of safety culture. But despite the attention given to such incidents, the majority of medical consultations and treatments onboard are due to medical conditions, rather than injuries. Data on infection and illness rates among seafarers are …
Swiss Economy 2015: Super-Cycle Coming to an End
9/9/2014 11:36:42 AM
Credit Suisse economists have cut their gross domestic product (GDP) growth forecasts for Switzerland to 1.4% for 2014 and 1.6% for 2015 (previously 2.0% and 1.8%). The "super-cycle" – consisting of low interest rates, a real estate price boom and high immigration rates – is coming to an end and the domestic economy is slowing down. The recovery in Switzerland’s export sector …
DVTEL Adds Advanced 4K Ultra HD Cameras To Its “4K Certified Solutions Suite”
DVTEL Adds Advanced 4K Ultra HD Cameras To Its “4K Certified Solutions Suite”
9/9/2014 10:14:18 AM
DVTEL, INC., the video surveillance solutions provider, announced today its new Quasar 4K Ultra HD Camera line, a core component of the “ DVTEL 4K Certified Solutions .” The camera line will consist of advanced mini-dome and bullet form factors. Bringing the latest 4K technology to DVTEL’s value-added resellers and end users, the DVTEL Quasar 4K Ultra HD Cameras …
Natural Refrigerants Make Commercial Sense, Carrier Study Says
9/8/2014 2:27:18 PM
Almost two-thirds of large supermarkets surveyed in northern and western European countries now use natural refrigerants in their stores, according to a new report issued by Carrier Commercial Refrigeration, Europe. The research finds that this trend is being driven by industrywide sustainability policies that are outpacing EU legislation. The study, developed in partnership …
Do Good Have Fun™ Excels in Mobile Phone Car Mount Market with New 3M Brand Dashboard Adhesive
Do Good Have Fun™ Excels in Mobile Phone Car Mount Market with New 3M Brand Dashboard Adhesive
9/8/2014 10:00:00 AM
Mobile phone car mount  distributor, Do Good Have Fun™, sells one of the longest and best selling universal compact car mounts on Amazon. In addition to being an Amazon best selling universal cell phone car mount, it continues to be a leading Amazon iphone 5 car mount and is prepped as an upcoming  Apple iPhone 6 car mount  as well. The Do Good Have Fun™ cell phone car …
Panalpina establishes Energy Solutions to serve world’s biggest logistics demands
9/5/2014 11:31:26 AM
Panalpina has merged its Panprojects and Oil & Gas activities to create Panalpina Energy Solutions, a specialised service that designs tailor-made transport solutions for the world’s most ambitious energy projects. Panalpina veteran Hans Toggweiler heads the new entity. Panalpina’s latest move to improve has seen it merge two of its most distinctive activities to create …
Lufthansa successfully secured long-term financing
9/5/2014 11:17:08 AM
In order to raise additional long-term financing for general corporate purposes and to take advantage of the currently favourable capital market conditions Deutsche Lufthansa AG issued a 1.125% EUR 500m five-year bond.  The bond, which is due 12 September 2019, had a re-offer price of 99.556% to give a spread over mid swaps of 75 basis points. Lufthansa is rated BBB- (stable …
By 2018 we are set to see twice as many devices connected to ‘Internet of Things’ through M2M technology
9/4/2014 9:47:25 AM
Marketing Release - By 2018, the number of M2M (Machine-to-Machine) devices connected to the Internet is set to double, from 4.4 billion connected devices in 2014 to 10.3 billion by 2018, states Machina.   These devices make up what is known as the ‘Internet of Things’ (IOT), covering a variety of protocols, domains, and services connected via Machine-to-Machine …
Chase Celebrates Its Support For Small Business With $3 Million Mission Main StreetSM Grants Program
9/3/2014 6:07:35 PM
Today, Chase continues its ongoing commitment to small business with the launch of Mission Main StreetSM Grants , a program that will award 20 grants of $150,000 to small businesses nationwide. Qualifying businesses that apply for a grant will gain access to a marketing Toolkit and a $150 coupon toward one market research study with Google Consumer Surveys from Premier …
Late Payment Culture Hinders Growth for Global Businesses
9/3/2014 12:20:16 PM
Over half (57%) of international businesses surveyed by Basware and MasterCard admit to having actively delayed paying their suppliers in the past 12 months.  The findings underscore a late payment culture, which three out of four businesses now consider normal practice, and that is hampering in particular small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). In order to break this …
DHL Express tests the use of bicycle couriers in major German cities
9/3/2014 11:43:19 AM
After successful pilot projects in various European countries, DHL is now testing in Germany for the first time the use of bicycles for the express delivery of documents and smaller parcel items. In Berlin and Frankfurt, two different models in each of the cities are under close scrutiny until the end of September. The first utilizes the “DHL Parcycle”, which has a sealable …