Press Releases

  • ClinTrialApp is changing how physicians access information for clinical trials they are actively participating in

    October 01 2014 11:36 AM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the world of mobile technology we have an app for everything, but mission-critical information about the clinical trials that physicians are managing seems to be in the prehistoric days.

  • Air Canada to Launch Seasonal Flights from Toronto to Mont-Tremblant, Quebec

    October 01 2014 11:34 AM ET

  • Mother, Actress, Activist Kelly Preston Highlight of Charity Coalition Luncheon

    October 01 2014 11:33 AM ET

    CLEARWATER, Fla., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Before an assembly of nearly 100 people, representing 38 different non-profits and charitable groups in the Tampa Bay area, actress Kelly Preston acknowledged the audience for providing inspiration for people like her and her family to volunteer.

  • Core Informatics Adds Kevin Cronin As Chief Commercial Officer

    October 01 2014 11:32 AM ET

    BRANFORD, Conn., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Core Informatics, provider of the premier cloud-based scientific informatics platform, today announced that Kevin Cronin has joined the company as Chief Commercial Officer.

  • The Economist-Lumina Foundation Challenge Winner Announced Solution to Help Bridge the Gap Between the Workforce & Higher Education

    October 01 2014 11:31 AM ET

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  • Working Solutions Stands Out as Market Leader in Home-based Outsourcing

    October 01 2014 11:30 AM ET

    PLANO, Texas, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Industry analyst firm Ovum ranks Working Solutions a market leader for companies seeking proven, home-based outsourcing services—putting it on the enterprise shortlist.

    Published this month, the Ovum Decision Matrix offers enterprises a roadmap in selecting the best home-based outsourcing services across industries—with Working Solutions of Plano, Texas, among the leaders' category. In its findings, Ovum evaluated several criteria for service providers, including:

  • New Acura and Honda Products Fuel Surge in September Automobile Sales

    October 01 2014 11:30 AM ET

    TORRANCE, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Honda Motor Co., Inc. today reported September 2014 Honda and Acura vehicle sales of 118,223 units, an increase of 12.0 percent versus September of last year. The Honda division had its best September since 2007 with sales of 104,391 vehicles, while Acura posted sales of 13,832 units in the same period. Acura trucks posted its best-ever September, rising 6.8 percent vs. 2013. Year-to-date total American Honda sales reached 1,160,605 vehicles.

  • October Is Protection Month: Unmasking Product Protection Plans

    October 01 2014 11:30 AM ET

    NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Halloween may be the spookiest time of year for little ghosts and goblins, but the holidays are a truly terrifying time for consumer electronics and appliances according to Asurion, which today launched its inaugural "Protection Month" to help consumers avoid frightful holiday budget surprises.

  • North America Frac Sand Demand Expected to Increase by 24% per Annum

    October 01 2014 11:30 AM ET

    HOUSTON, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the 14Q2 ProppantIQ report, recently published by PacWest Consulting Partners, robust growth in frac sand demand is driving dramatic growth in the North American proppant market.  Proppant demand is expected to grow by 23% per annum through 2016, driven primarily by frac sand (+24% per annum).  The RCS and Ceramics markets are also expected to grow at 9% and 2% per annum, respectively. 

  • Science Hack Day Announces Premier Event in San Francisco

    October 01 2014 11:30 AM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Hack Day, a global grassroots science movement aimed at empowering scientific innovation, today announced it will host, in cooperation with Thomson Reuters EndNote, San Francisco's fifth annual Science Hack Day event October 4-5 at software company GitHub's headquarters on Brannan Street.

  • EMC Named #1 Most-Shipped Storage for Mission-Critical Applications

    October 01 2014 11:30 AM ET

    HOPKINTON, Mass., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    News Summary

    • New IDC Storage Users Demand Study (SUDS)i names EMC #1 in storage for major applications including Microsoft Exchange, SAP and Oracle applications, which are considered mission-critical by majority of respondents to the SUDS survey.
    • EMC led market with 30.8% revenue share and 26.3% of all terabytes shipped in 1H13 with external enterprise storage systems.
    • Most users with storage purchase strategies will also consider purchasing flash storage.

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  • India Premium Motorcycle Market to Grow at Over 30% Through 2019, Says TechSci Research

    October 01 2014 11:30 AM ET

    BURNABY, Canada, October 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    Growing demand from High Net Worth Individuals and setting up of new premium motorcycle assembling facilities is driving premium motorcycles market in India 

  • Managed Security Services Market Worth $31.86 Billion by 2019

    October 01 2014 11:30 AM ET

    DALLAS, October 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --


    October 01 2014 11:28 AM ET

    IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) today reported September U.S. sales of 23,980 vehicles, representing an increase of 6.7 percent versus last year. Year-to-date sales through September are up 9.3 percent versus last year, with 240,953 vehicles sold.

  • Green Planet 21 Opens New 46,000 Square Foot Warehouse in Phoenix

    October 01 2014 11:23 AM ET

    PHOENIX, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Planet 21 has opened a new 46,000 square foot indoor facility in central Phoenix. Clients can now recycle more plastics and cut their waste disposal costs. Scrap generated in manufacturing processes and returned or defective products are handled sustainably instead of being buried in landfills.

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  • Bears GM Phil Emery Tackles Epilepsy Head-On as CURE's Newest Board Member

    October 01 2014 11:19 AM ET

    CHICAGO, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As general manager for the Chicago Bears, Phil Emery has watched his team face many difficult opponents on the football field. But no football team has dealt with the challenges that his 30-year-old daughter April has faced since being diagnosed with uncontrollable epilepsy at only 6-years-old.  

  • ESOP Companies in Minnesota and The Dakotas Celebrate Employee Ownership Month and 25th Anniversary of Chapter

    October 01 2014 11:18 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Throughout the month of October, ESOP Association members in the Minnesota/Dakotas Chapter will celebrate several milestones. In addition to celebrating Employee Ownership Month, the Chapter will also celebrate its 25th anniversary during October.

  • SEMI-GAS® Debuts New GigaGuard™ Pressure Status Indicator

    October 01 2014 11:18 AM ET

    MALVERN, Pa., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SEMI-GAS® Systems, an industry-leading provider of ultra-high purity gas delivery equipment, debuts its new GigaGuard™ Pressure Status Indicator (PSI) for monitoring gas supply pressure from 1 or 2 pressure switches with single or dual outputs.

  • Irrigated Colorado farmland to be offered in major auction

    October 01 2014 11:18 AM ET

    HOLYOKE, Colo., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Approximately 1,958 adjacent acres of farmland near Holyoke, in Philips County, will be offered at auction Saturday, Oct. 25. Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company is marketing the property and managing the event in cooperation with The Lund Company.

    "This contiguous land has 1,917 acres of FSA cropland, and 1,433 acres under center pivots, with 484 acres in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP)," said R.D. Schrader, president of the auction company.

  • RISI Announces New RISI Indices Business

    October 01 2014 11:16 AM ET

    BOSTON, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, announced today the creation of RISI Indices, a new business division focused solely on price and market reporting. This new division, which will be completely separate from RISI's forecasting and other businesses, will incorporate all of RISI's existing news and price reporting staff and products.  The new structure will support key improvements to RISI's price reporting methodology.