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Panasonic Donates a Total of 1,584 Solar Lanterns to South Africa, Swaziland, and Lesotho JOHANNESBURG -Saturday, March 25th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Since 2012, Panasonic Corporation has been working on the 100 Thousand Solar Lanterns Project, a project that aims to donate a total of 100 thousand solar lanterns to the world's non-electrified areas by 2018, which is the centennial of Panasonic's foundation. As part of the...

Hilton Appoints Chief Customer Officer MCLEAN, Va. -Saturday, March 25th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilton (NYSE:HLT) has named Jonathan (Jon) Witter as Chief Customer Officer. In this newly created role, he will oversee the Global Brands, Marketing, Loyalty & Partnerships, IT and Strategy teams. Witter has extensive background in these functional areas, most recently...

Chemtura Increases Prices for Petroleum Additives Products PHILADELPHIA -Saturday, March 25th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Chemtura Corporation (NYSE: CHMT) (EURONEXT: CHMT) has announced today that effective April 1, 2017 or as contracts allow, as a result of the continued escalation of costs it will increase prices globally for the following Petroleum Additives products. This is necessary to...

Hilton Invites the World to Celebrate Earth Hour through #TravelwithPurposeContest MCLEAN, Va. -Friday, March 24th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the launch of a global social media contest celebrating Earth Hour (8:30p.m.-9:30p.m. on March 25) – the worldwide movement for the planet organized by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF). Building on the core theme of Earth Hour – turning...

SIAE MICROELETTRONICA Completes IP/MPLS Interoperability Testing MILAN -Friday, March 24th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SIAE MICROELETTRONICA, a leading supplier and innovator of licensed microwave and millimeter-wave solutions announced today its successful completion of IP/MPLS interoperability testing and participation in interoperability showcase organized by EANTC this week at MPLS + SDN +...

The Coca-Cola Company Announces Senior Leadership Appointments ATLANTA -Friday, March 24th 2017 [ar]

Creates New Chief Growth Officer Role Elevates Innovation and Information Technology Functions Three Senior Functional Leaders Announce Retirements (BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Coca-Cola Company today announced a number of senior leadership appointments to drive its ongoing transformation into...

MICHAEL KORS ACCESS Expands with New Smartwatches, New Apps, New Faces and New Markets LONDON -Friday, March 24th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Michael Kors (NYSE:KORS), a global luxury fashion brand, is pleased to announce a host of new products and initiatives designed to further the growth and excitement generated by last fall’s launch of MICHAEL KORS ACCESS, the brand’s line of smartwatches and activity...

Peter Lik Launches LIK Squared, Gallery-Inspired Wall Décor for the Everyday Photo Lover LAS VEGAS -Friday, March 24th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Award-winning photographer, Peter Lik, is proud to announce the official launch of LIK Squared, a cutting edge, online service that offers stunning imagery of all types to those who wish to complement their interior at an affordable price. After years of producing and printing...

MAGIX Announces New Free Version of Music Maker BERLIN -Friday, March 24th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MAGIX proudly announces the latest version of Music Maker. Having provided the ideal creative workspace for digital music creation on the PC platform for over 20 years, this new version of Music Maker is now absolutely free for everyone. Perfect for musicians just getting...

Fenergo to Deliver 200 New Jobs to Support Global Growth DUBLIN -Thursday, March 23rd 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fenergo, the leading provider of Client Lifecycle Management software solutions for investment, corporate and private banks, has today announced the creation of 200 new jobs due to rapid global expansion, bringing its total global employee base to 500. The new positions are...

Sport 10 and WGP Global Collaborate to Promote Rights of Brazilian Soccer Legend Pelé LONDON -Thursday, March 23rd 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sport 10 and WGP Global announced today that they have formalised a collaboration agreement to develop and expand the commercial rights of Edson Arantes do Nascimento, ‘Pelé’. Sport 10 has appointed WGP Global to orchestrate the promotion of the rights in key territories...

Ascend Performance Materials to Exhibit at VDI Engineering Conference HOUSTON -Thursday, March 23rd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials technical experts and sales team will showcase a range of its PA66 products for the automotive industry at the International Congress of Plastics In Automotive Engineering (VDI Conference) on March 29-30 in Mannheim, Germany. The company will...

BenQ Flagship Photographer Monitor SW320 Recaptures Vibrant Moments with High-Precision Colour and HDR Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, March 23rd 2017 [ar]  

Internationally renowned provider of digital lifestyle devices, BenQ announces the launch of their SW320 photographer monitor- a 31.5-inch 4K display with class-leading colour performance and High Dynamic Range (HDR) capability. Building on the success of its award-winning predecessor, BenQ sets...

ASG Technologies Helps Modern Enterprises Evolve Their ECM with New Content Services NAPLES, Fla. -Thursday, March 23rd 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)--ASG Technologies has announced Mobius 7.0, a next generation content solution delivering content services for the modern enterprise. Mobius 7.0 provides access to any type of content, at any time and is deployable on-premise, in the cloud, or in a hybrid model, with advanced...

International Government Communication Forum 2017 Convenes in Sharjah Sharjah, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, March 22nd 2017 [ar] [fr]  

The sixth International Government Communication Forum (IGCF 2017) concluded its first day of constructive dialogue, debate and engagement at the Expo Centre Sharjah, on a successful note. The event was officially inaugurated with a speech by the patron His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin...

AURAK Signs MoU with Hungarian University Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, March 22nd 2017 [ar] [fr]  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), has signed a memorandum of understanding with Pázmány Péter Catholic University, becoming the Hungarian institution’s first partner within the UAE. Dr. Szuromi Szabolcs, president of the Hungarian university, travelled to the UAE to sign...

Thanks to OT, Andorra Has the Most Secure Passport in Europe COLOMBES, France -Wednesday, March 22nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions, today announces that it has been selected by the Andorran government to provide latest generation passports based on Lasink™ technology. OT’s Lasink™...

Taboola Announces Native and Video Advertising Integration with The Trade Desk NEW YORK -Wednesday, March 22nd 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Taboola®, the leading global discovery platform, today announced its integration with The Trade Desk, Inc. (Nasdaq: TTD), a global technology for buyers of advertising. The collaboration enables The Trade Desk’s global advertisers to programmatically buy premium video...

Philip Morris International Announces €300 Million Investment in Smoke-Free Product Manufacturing Facility in... LAUSANNE, Switzerland -Wednesday, March 22nd 2017

Converting existing cigarette factory in Greece into a production facility for the tobacco sticks to be used with IQOS. Annual capacity of around 20 billion tobacco sticks once fully operational. 400 new jobs to be created. (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI)...

The New Vanta Handheld X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) Analyzer for RoHS and Consumer Safety Delivers Confidence when Screening... WALTHAM, Mass. -Wednesday, March 22nd 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Olympus’ latest addition to the Vanta™ series of handheld XRF analyzers is optimized to help ensure compliance with the Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive (RoHS) and local or international regulatory laws. Like every Vanta analyzer, this new model combines fast,...