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Differential Brands Group to Acquire Majority of North American Division of Global Brands Group for $1.38 Billion LOS ANGELES -Friday 29 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Differential Brands Group Inc. (the “Company” or “Differential”) (NASDAQ:DFBG), a portfolio of global consumer brands comprised of Hudson, Robert Graham and SWIMS, today announced that it has entered into a definitive purchase agreement with Global Brands Group Holding...

Introducing Gloo, the Stylish Wireless Charging Station Designed to Be a Centerpiece for Your Room -Thursday 28 June 2018      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- After a record-breaking success on crowdfunding platforms with $8M raised in 2017 for a sister product, smart home brand Deconnect is about to hit Kickstarter again to launch Gloo – a sleek wireless charging station that doubles as an ambient light source. Underlining the...

Philip Morris International Makes Another Step towards a Smoke-Free Future Through Partnership with Physician-Founded... -Thursday 28 June 2018  

Parallax Development Corp. (“Parallax”) and Philip Morris International (“PMI”) will join forces to develop innovations in alternative nicotine-delivery platforms. Parallax is a start-up co-founded by two leading Canadian pulmonary physicians focused on developing an inhalable...

BAC Partners with Poseidon to Become the First Car Manufacturer to Go ‘Climate Positive’ -Thursday 28 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Briggs Automotive Company (BAC) based in Liverpool has become the first car manufacturer in the world to go ‘climate positive’, setting a new industry standard for climate action. Becoming climate positive means that BAC will contribute to the removal of more carbon...

Lily Cole and Kwame Ferreira to Deliver the Impossible.com Keynote on Final Conference Day at IBC2018 -Thursday 28 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The IBC Conference is committed to exploring the changing world of today and analysing the future of the industry. Monday 17 September, the final day of the conference, has an overarching focus on what is next for media, entertainment, technology and all related verticals....

GSMA Announces Winners of 2018 Asia Mobile Awards -Thursday 28 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA announced the winners of the 2018 Asia Mobile Awards (AMO Awards), which were presented in series of ceremonies at Mobile World Congress Shanghai this week. The awards honour achievement, excellence and innovation in mobile communications across the Asia Pacific...

OTC Exchange Network Completes Live Test Trade of Fiat and Cryptocurrency -Thursday 28 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- OTC Exchange Network, Inc. ("OTCXN"), a blockchain-powered capital markets infrastructure company, today announced that it completed its first live test trades, which it believes to be the world’s first exchange of tokenized US Dollars and tokenized Bitcoin between two...

United Arab Emirates Ministry of Health & Prevention Adopts National CCHD Newborn Screening Program Using Masimo... -Thursday 28 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Health & Prevention (MOHAP) is adopting a national screening protocol for critical congenital heart disease (CCHD) for all newborns. As part of the program launch, the MOHAP is equipping 9...

Dentsu Aegis Network Announces the Launch of Merkle MENA -Wednesday 27 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dentsu Aegis Network is expanding its operations in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) with the launch of a new office for Merkle (www.merkleinc.com), a leading technology-enabled, data-driven performance marketing agency. In MENA, Merkle will be led by Rudy Banholzer,...

Frost & Sullivan Identifies Innovative Business Models to Capitalise on the Emerging Transformation of the African... -Wednesday 27 June 2018

The global industrial water market is expected to grow at a staggeringly high rate of 7.6% in 2018. Sustainability and water security will take the spotlight, as the world aligns towards protection of vulnerable waters and minimises impact of water-related hazards. In the event that status quo...

Red Sea Housing Goes Solar with REDAVIA for Cost-Effectiveness, Reliability -Wednesday 27 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Red Sea Housing Services (RSHS), a global leader for modular living and working environments for industrial and residential communities, chose REDAVIA, a global market leader of cost-effective, reliable and clean rental solar power for businesses and communities, to implement...

SD Express – a Revolutionary Innovation for SD Memory Cards -Wednesday 27 June 2018  

SD Express integrates PCIe® and NVMe™ for up to 985 MB/sec transfer rate, while keeping compatibility with existing billions SD hosts in the market (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mobile World Congress Booth N2.C40 — The SD Association announced today SD Express which adds the popular PCI Express®...

GSMA: Global Mobile Operators Commit to Common Approach to Iot Security -Wednesday 27 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today announced that global mobile operators including AT&T, China Mobile, China Telecom, China Unicom, Deutsche Telekom, Etisalat, KDDI, LG Uplus, Orange, Telefónica, Telenor Group, Telia, Turkcell, Vodafone Group and Zain have committed to adopt and implement the...

Greater China Set to Dominate Global Industrial IoT Market, Says New GSMA Report   -Wednesday 27 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today issued a new report, ‘The Industrial IoT in Greater China’, highlighting how the region is poised to lead the global Industrial IoT (IIoT) market. The in-depth report draws on interviews with mobile operators including Asia Pacific Telecom Group, China...

GSMA: Asia Set to Become World’s Largest 5G Region by 2025 -Wednesday 27 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Asia Pacific is on track to become the world’s largest 5G region by 2025, led by pioneering 5G markets such as Australia, China, Japan and South Korea, according to the latest edition of the GSMA’s Mobile Economy report. Launches of commercial 5G networks in these markets...

New patient survey reveals: For people with atrial fibrillation, reversal of their blood thinning treatment is highly... -Wednesday 27 June 2018

89% of surveyed patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) are aware of potential complications which may arise due to their blood thinning treatment in the event of an emergency The majority (83%) considered it important to know about a medication which could stop the blood thinning...

22nd Century Announces New Non-GMO, Very Low Nicotine Flue-Cured and Burley Tobacco Varieties -Wednesday 27 June 2018

22nd Century strategically expands its proprietary lines of VLN™ tobaccos   (BUSINESS WIRE) -- 22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE American: XXII), a plant biotechnology company that is a leader in tobacco harm reduction and Very Low Nicotine tobacco, announced today that the Company has...

International Retailers Selling to Australia: Start Collecting GST from 1 July 2018 -Wednesday 27 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- From 1 July 2018, online retailers must start collecting Goods and Services Tax (GST) on goods sold to consumers in Australia valued at A$1,000 or less. This applies to international retailers if they have a GST turnover of A$75,000 or more in a 12-month period. A...

ameliorate Provides Organizations with New Keys To Unlock Human Capital Potentials -Wednesday 27 June 2018  

ameliorate FZE, an international human capital enabler, entered the UAE market to support organizations in unlocking the real potentials of their employees with a focus on sales skills, using the latest learning techniques in the industry. The step comes in line with the company’s...

PEI-Genesis Expands Footprint into India: Manesh Pratap Singh Appointed Country Manager  -Wednesday 27 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PEI-Genesis, a global leader in the design and assembly of custom engineered connectors and cable solutions, has expanded its footprint into the Indian market, naming Manesh Pratap Singh as Country Manager for India, it was announced today by Jane Fishetti, General Manager,...