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Nov 14, 2019 12:00 ET
MDU Resources Increases Dividend for 29th Consecutive Year
BISMARCK, N.D., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The MDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE: MDU) board of directors today increased the company's quarterly common stock dividend to 20.75 cents per share, for an annualized dividend of 83 cents per share. The previous quarterly dividend was 20.25 cents per share....
Nov 14, 2019 12:00 ET
PillarRx Launches New Website
MILWAUKEE, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- PillarRx Consulting, LLC, a leading independent auditing and consulting company, announced today the launch of its newly designed website at www.pillarrx.com. The newly developed site features cost-saving strategies for improving customer's pharmacy benefit program. ...
Nov 14, 2019 12:00 ET
prAna Awards $100K to Software Engineer Turned Poet in Dream Job Promotion
CARLSBAD, Calif., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- prAna, creator of the Clothing for Positive Change movement and leader in sustainable, outdoor fashion, announced today the winner of their $100,000 Dream Job Promotion. Queena Bergen was selected from more than 2,400 entries with a dream of quitting her software engineer job and embarking on a national poetry tour to motivate and inspire others. Her story was both original and told in a unique way as a beautiful spoken word poem detailing her personal struggle and powerful aspirations....
Nov 14, 2019 12:00 ET
Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) Markets, 2028
DUBLIN, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) Markets: 2019-2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. ...
Nov 14, 2019 12:00 ET
Toyota of Lancaster offers local customers brake pad specials
LANCASTER, Calif., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Toyota of Lancaster is continuing its commitment to great customer service by allowing customers to save when they get their brakes repaired. Brakes are arguably the most important part of any vehicle in terms of safety. ...
Nov 14, 2019 12:00 ET
Virtual Kitchen Co Takes Aim on Delivery and Delivers: Secures $15M in Series A Round led by A16Z and Base10
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtual Kitchen Co, a food tech and logistics company focused on building delivery-optimized kitchens, announced today its formal launch alongside a $15M Series A financing round led by Andreessen Horowitz and Base10 Partners. Other investors include Rappi co-founder Sebastian Mejia, former Yelp SVP of Engineering Michael Stoppelman, Opendoor co-founder JD Ross, and Maple VC founder Andre Charoo. Andrew Chen from A16z and Adeyemi Ajao from Base10 will be joining the board. The company has raised $17M to date and will use the funding to build new f...
Nov 14, 2019 11:59 ET
Crux Informatics Expands Data Delivery Reach to AWS Data Exchange
NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Crux Informatics ("Crux"), a leading data delivery and operations company, today announced it has joined the newly-launched AWS Data Exchange service from Amazon Web Services (AWS). AWS Data Exchange, is a service that makes it easy for millions of AWS customers to securely find, subscribe to, and use third-party data in the cloud. Availability on AWS Data Exchange further delivers on Crux's mission to make reliable data from suppliers accessible for consumers around the globe. ...
Nov 14, 2019 11:57 ET
Golden State Foods Promotes Two Executive Leaders
IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden State Foods (GSF), one of the largest diversified suppliers to the foodservice industry, is pleased to announce the promotions of Brian Dick to corporate executive vice president and chief operating officer and Campbell Cooper to president, international business group....
Nov 14, 2019 11:55 ET
Steampunk Hires Geoff Vaughan to Lead Operations for its Federal Civilian Sector
MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Steampunk is pleased to announce an exciting leadership addition to its Federal Civilian business sector. Effective November 12th, 2019, Geoff Vaughan joined the company as the Vice President of Operations, Federal Civilian Sector....
Nov 14, 2019 11:53 ET
MPOWERD® Launches Crowdfunding Campaign for the Luci® Solar Bike Light Set
NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MPOWERD has announced the launch of their Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign for the Luci Solar Bike Light Set. The Luci Solar Bike Light Set is a must-have for any urban biking enthusiast. Designed with the adventurous commuter in mind, this innovative bike light set is rugged yet modern, durable yet sleek. Ready for your daily commute or a spontaneous getaway, the Luci Solar Bike Light Set is built with proprietary technology that ensures your transportation is 100% clean, safe, and reliable. MPOWERD is proud to present this inventive, sustainable take ...
Nov 14, 2019 11:53 ET
TIME Hosts Inaugural TIME 100 Next to Celebrate and Convene the 100 Individuals Who are Shaping the Future of Their Fields
NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Tonight, TIME hosts the first-ever TIME 100 Next to celebrate the members of its inaugural TIME 100 Next list, a new expansion of the annual TIME 100 list of the most influential people in the world. The event, which takes place at Pier 17 in the Seaport District of New York City, will feature performances by Camila Cabello and Maggie Rogers, on-stage interviews moderated by TIME journalists with actor and comedian Awkwafina and the President of Costa Rica Carlos Alvarado Quesada, honorary tributes from members of this year's list and remarks from TIME...
Nov 14, 2019 11:50 ET
Invest Differently: BrewDog USA Opens Equity for Punks 3.0 to Expand Hotel, Launch Distillery and Build West Coast Facility
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Following a year of unprecedented growth in which independent craft brewer, BrewDog, increased U.S. production by 100+ percent, the company announced today the launch of its third U.S. round of Equity for Punks (EFP). With this round, BrewDog is creating an opportunity for people of the craft beer movement to "invest differently" by putting their dollars into great beer, immersive craft experiences, local communities and incredible people. ...
Nov 14, 2019 11:45 ET
Global Genetic Testing Market to 2024: CGES Testing - A Brave New World
DUBLIN, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "The Global Genetic Testing Market by Hereditary, Newborn, NIPT, Oncology, Pharmacogenomic and Direct to Consumer, With Executive and Consultant Guides 2020 to 2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. ...
Nov 14, 2019 11:45 ET
New Online Estimation Tool Makes Temporary Fencing Rentals Easier for Contractors, Event Managers
HOUSTON, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Contractors and construction project managers historically needed several hours, and a fair amount of math, to estimate the amount of temporary fencing needed for a worksite. Even with accurate site maps, the area still needed to be measured out and calculated to estimate the amount of fencing needed for a project. ZTERS Site Solutions has built a new online tool that quickly and accurately estimates temporary fencing perimeters, including the addition of gates and other add-ons, with just a few clicks of the mouse. ...
Nov 14, 2019 11:42 ET
5GAA Live Demos Show C-V2X as a Market Reality
TURIN, Italy, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Smart mobility technology is a reality today, with 'Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything' (C-V2X) allowing connected vehicles to communicate with the cloud, directly with each other and their surroundings. Deployment plans are primarily sustained by the global trend in the automotive industry to adopt 4G LTE cellular technology, followed by the emerging 5G high-speed low latency communications. Beyond infotainment, C-V2X will capitalize on vehicular and smartphone connectivity to contribute to better safety, less congestion and reduced emissions....
Nov 14, 2019 11:38 ET
RTI International Announces Follow-On Investment in Precision Medicine Company PierianDX
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- RTI International (RTI), a leading research institute, today announced a follow-on investment in PierianDx, to help empower leading health institutions and diagnostic laboratories to build world-class precision medicine programs. The transaction includes RTI's participation in a $27 million Series B funding round, which includes new investors ATW Partners and SJF Ventures along with existing investors of Health Catalyst Capital, Inova Health Systems and ARUP Laboratories.   ...
Nov 14, 2019 11:37 ET
Following Category 5 Hurricanes, Squaremouth Reports Increase in Travel to Caribbean Islands
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year, travel insurance company, Squaremouth, insures thousands of travelers as they head to the Caribbean. While more travelers than ever are visiting these destinations, they are showing increased concern due to recent hurricanes. According to Squaremouth's data, there has been a 13% increase in policies purchased that specifically include hurricane coverage for travelers headed to top Caribbean destinations. ...
Nov 14, 2019 11:36 ET
Kindra, the First Company from the Launchpad Formed by M13 and P&G Ventures, Launches as a New Direct-to-Consumer Brand Providing Estrogen-Free Solutions, Personalized Resources and Community for Mana
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- P&G Ventures and venture engine M13 announced today the launch of Kindra, a new direct-to-consumer brand providing proven, estrogen-free solutions, supportive community and personalized resources for managing menopause and relieving symptoms. The new brand takes a positive and candid approach to the neglected world of menopause with a thoughtful collection of lotions and dietary supplements scientifically formulated to take on hot flashes, mood swings, vaginal dryness and other realities of menopause....
Nov 14, 2019 11:31 ET
U.S. Shoppers Support Small Businesses
WASHINGTON, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Small businesses keep money on Main Street, according to statistics gathered by SCORE, mentors to America's small businesses, in honor of National Entrepreneurship Month. Of every dollar spent at a small business, 67 cents remain in the local community. Shoppers appreciate this positive community impact, and the majority of Americans are predicted to shop in person or online this Small Business Saturday....