Press Releases

  • Safe Fleet, a Portfolio Company of The Sterling Group, Completes the Acquisition of Elkhart Brass

    February 27 2015 11:09 AM ET

    HOUSTON, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sterling Group, a private equity firm based in Houston, Texas, announced that its portfolio company, Safe Fleet Investments LLC, has completed the acquisition of Elkhart Brass. Safe Fleet is the market leader in providing safety solutions for fleet vehicles. The company designs and manufactures safety-oriented components for the emergency vehicle, truck and trailer, utility vehicle, school bus, and transit bus end markets.

  • Isolation From Technology And Social Networks Increases Risk Of Labor Trafficking, USC Study Finds

    February 27 2015 11:03 AM ET

    LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Migrant workers who are isolated from technology and social networks are more vulnerable to human trafficking, forced labor, and exploitation. These and other findings are detailed in a powerful new report, Technology and Labor Trafficking in a Network Society, released today by the Center for Communication Leadership & Policy (CCLP) at the University of Southern California's Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism.

  • Douglas Elliman Opens Fort Lauderdale Office

    February 27 2015 11:03 AM ET

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Douglas Elliman today announced the official opening of its new Fort Lauderdale office, located at 450 East Las Olas Boulevard.  The opening marks the continued expansion for the national brokerage around the region bringing the total to 9 offices in the South Florida market following the 2014 launch in Boca Raton, 2014 opening in Palm Beach's Wellington Village, and the ongoing growth of the firm's Florida headquarters in Miami Beach.

  • AARP Pennsylvania Applauds Governor Wolf's Commitment to Rebalancing State's Long-Term Care System for Older Adults

    February 27 2015 11:00 AM ET

    PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Wolf's proposals to expand home and community-based supports for older adults represent a significant step towards rebalancing the state's long-term care system and will help keep more older adults at home, AARP Pennsylvania said today.  

    In remarks this morning at AARP's Philadelphia office, Governor Wolf outlined plans to increase access to home and community-based nursing home alternatives for Pennsylvania's seniors.

  • FAA Announces New Sleep Apnea Guidance for Aviation Medical Examiners, Surgical Sleep Solutions Offers Innovative Treatment Model

    February 27 2015 11:00 AM ET

    MISSOULA, Mont., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced that it will issue new guidance for aviation medical examiners (AMEs) regarding the screening and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in commercial pilots. The new guidance, which hopes to treat pilots fairly while at the same time increasing aviation safety, was created and approved with input from the industry, Congress, and the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).

  • Mercedes-Benz USA and Five New Let's Move! Active Schools Supporters Announced at Day Two of Building a Healthier Future Summit

    February 27 2015 11:00 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today at its fourth annual Building a Healthier Future Summit, the Partnership for a Healthier America announced that its first automotive partner, as well as five new Let's Move! Active Schools partners, committed to making healthier choices easier for busy parents and families.

  • SLG's SCOR Expert Recognized for Supply Chain Leadership

    February 27 2015 11:00 AM ET

    HOUSTON, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, announced today that Dan Swartwood, the company's vice president of process and technology, has been named one of Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine's 2015 Pros to Know.

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  • Global Contactless Smart Card Market to see 30% CAGR to 2019

    February 27 2015 11:00 AM ET

    DALLAS, February 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

    ReportsnReports.com adds Global Contactless Smart Card Market 2015-2019 research report that consolidates revenue generated from Government ID, Payment, Transit and Access control to calculate the market size.

    The growing need to diminish identity duplication and forgery cases has resulted in remarkable growth in the Global Contactless Smart Card Market. The analysts forecast the Global Contactless Smart Card market to grow at a CAGR of 30.31% over the period 2014-2019.

  • ProfNet Experts Available on Physician Advocacy, Kids and Sports, Narcotic Addiction, More

    February 27 2015 10:56 AM ET

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  • My Mobile Payments Ltd Launches PayJaldi Service for Merchants and SMEs

    February 27 2015 10:56 AM ET

    MUMBAI, February 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

    My Mobile Payments Ltd, one of India's largest mobile payments services company that owns the MoneyOnMobile brand, has announced the launch of PayJaldi service specifically for merchants and small & medium businesses (SMEs). The PayJaldi service shall be launched at the forthcoming Mobile World Congress being held at Barcelona, Spain from March 2nd to 5th 2015.

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  • AFGE Union President Urges Full Year Funding for Homeland Security

    February 27 2015 10:54 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David Cox Sr. today issued the following statement:

    "With hours left before the Department of Homeland Security runs out of funding, Congress needs to do its job and pass a bill providing full-year funding for this vital federal agency.

  • Governor Wolf Announces Initiative to Improve Home- and Community-Based Care Services for Seniors in Pennsylvania

    February 27 2015 10:40 AM ET

    PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Governor Tom Wolf unveiled a package of legislative and budgetary actions to provide choice and protections for seniors as they age. Governor Wolf, the Department of Human Services (DHS) and the PA Department of Aging (PDA) are committed to increasing opportunities for seniors to receive care in a home or community-based setting.

  • Ryan & Maniskas, LLP Announces Investigation of Emulex Corporation

    February 27 2015 10:35 AM ET

    WAYNE, Pa., Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --  Ryan & Maniskas, LLP is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of Emulex Corporation ("Emulex" or the "Company") (NYSE: ELX) concerning possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law related to the Company's efforts to sell the Company to Avago Technologies Limited in a transaction valued at approximately $606 million.

  • Noor Staffing Group Acquires Corporate Resource Development

    February 27 2015 10:33 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Habib Noor announced that Noor Staffing Group, LLC has entered into an agreement to purchase all assets of Corporate Resource Development, Inc. (CRD). CRD is a subsidy of Corporate Resource Services Inc. (CRS), listed on NASDAQ:CRRS.  The announcement was warmly greeted by the New York headquarters staff of CRD.  

  • Collagen Peptides Market Worth $800 Million by 2019

    February 27 2015 10:30 AM ET

    DALLAS, February 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

    The report "Collagen Peptides Market by Source (Cattle Hide & Bone, Pigskin, Poultry & Fish), Application (Snacks & Cereals, Dairy Products, Beverages, Meat & Poultry Products) & Region - Global Trend & Forecast to 2019", defines and segments the Collagen Peptides Market with analyses and projections of the market size in terms of value. The market for Collagen Peptides is projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.1% to exceed $800 Million by 2019.

  • Emulex Corporation Stockholders Encouraged to Contact Securities Law Firm about Takeover

    February 27 2015 10:27 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Securities lawyers at Dunnam & Dunnam are investigating the board of Emulex Corporation (NYSE: ELX) in connection with a buyout for only $8.00 per share. Concerned ELX investors are encouraged to contact attorney Hamilton Lindley by clicking here.

  • Polypore International Inc. Stockholders Encouraged to Contact Securities Law Firm about Takeover

    February 27 2015 10:27 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Securities lawyers at Dunnam & Dunnam are investigating the board of Polypore International Inc. (NYSE: PPO) in connection with a buyout for only $60.50 per share. Concerned PPO investors are encouraged to contact attorney Hamilton Lindley by clicking here.

  • UIL Holdings Corporation Stockholders Encouraged to Contact Securities Law Firm about Takeover

    February 27 2015 10:27 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Securities lawyers at Dunnam & Dunnam are investigating the board of UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE: UIL) in connection with a buyout for only $52.75 per share. Concerned UIL investors are encouraged to contact attorney Hamilton Lindley by clicking here.

  • Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. Stockholders Encouraged to Contact Securities Law Firm about Takeover

    February 27 2015 10:27 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Securities lawyers at Dunnam & Dunnam are investigating the board of Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. (NASDAQ: SLXP) in connection with a buyout for only $158.00 per share. Concerned SLXP investors are encouraged to contact attorney Hamilton Lindley by clicking here.

  • Art's Way Scientific Announces Show Schedule for 2015

    February 27 2015 10:25 AM ET

    ARMSTRONG, Iowa, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Art's Way Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NASDAQ: ARTW) announces the show schedule Art's Way Scientific, Inc. (www.buildingsforscience.com) for 2015.

    Show Dates

    AG Shows

    Location

    June 3-5, 2015

    World Pork Expo

    Des Moines, IA

    August 26-28, 2015

    Farm Progress Show