Press Releases

  • ATLANTA---- Holzer& Holzer, LLC is investigating whether PDF Solutions Inc. and/or certain of its officers complied with the federal securities laws in making public statements regarding its business and operations.

  • NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The World Trade Center Mississippi River Alliance, led by World Trade Center of New Orleans CEO, Dominik Knoll, announced a new, national partnership with 18 community foundations serving communities along the river. This year, the meeting was hosted by New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu.

  • CHICAGO---- Before there was e-commerce of any sort, there were two brothers, Thomas and Andrew Parkinson, who in 1989, were developing a new way to shop. Peapod was, indeed, the first online grocery service, giving customers first in Chicago and later in 23 other U.S. markets the convenience and value of shopping on their own terms– anytime, anywhere.

  • Sharecare Launches New Version of AskMD for iOS 8 Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 2:49 PM ET

    Integration with Apple’ s HealthKit Provides Users a More Comprehensive Way to Manage Their Health. Mehmet Oz and WebMD founder Jeff Arnold, today announced the launch of AskMD for iOS 8, including integration with Apple’ s HealthKit to empower consumers to take a more proactive role in managing their health.

  • BALTIMORE, Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- The stockings aren't yet hung by the chimney with care, but Santa Claus made an early one-day only appearance to make a special public announcement in celebration of National Cookie Month. At a press conference held at a Great American Cookies ® location, Claus declared the brand his favorite cookies of all time.

  • HAMILTON, N.J., Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- MedAvante, Inc., the world's leading provider of technology-enabled signal detection solutions in clinical trials of treatments for central nervous system disorders, announced the deployment of its groundbreaking Virgil Investigative Study Platform in multiple clinical trials worldwide.

  • TEMPE, Ariz.---- Avnet Technology Solutions, the global IT solutions distribution leader and an operating group of Avnet, Inc., today announced that Tim FitzGerald, vice president, Cloud Solutions, Avnet Technology Services, Americas, and Phillip Privett, vice president, technology and solutions, Converged and Data Solutions, Avnet Technology Solutions, Americas, have been named by CRN as two of the“ 100 People You Don’ t Know But Should” in the IT channel for 2014. Selected by the CRN editorial team based on ongoing feedback throughout the year from solution providers and other industry executives, CRN' s list celebrates under-the-radar channel management team members from some of the industry's top vendors and distributors.

  • TORRANCE, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Toyota, Scion and Lexus today reported total September 2014 sales results of 167,279 units, an increase of 1.7 percent over September 2013 on a raw-volume basis unadjusted for 24 selling days this period versus 23 last year.

  • OLDWICK, N.J.---- This A.M. BestTV episode wraps up highlights of the American Association of Managing General Agents, A.M. Best and Lloyd’ s Conference that took place in London on Sept. 25, 2014.

  • NEW YORK, Oct.1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Attorney Advertising-- Bronstein, Gewirtz& Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of the American Depositary Receipts of Tesco PLC. Such investors are advised to contact Peretz Bronstein or his investor relations coordinator Eitan Kimelman at info@bgandg.com or 212-697-6484.

  • WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The Council on American-Islamic Relations, the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today called on defense contractors Boeing, General Dynamics, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, Raytheon, and General Electric to stop funding an organization headed by notorious Islamophobe Frank Gaffney.

  • CHICAGO---- Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Fitch Affirms 12 U.S. Automotive and Capital Goods Companies' Ratings http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame. cfm? Fitch Ratings has affirmed 12 U.S. Automotive and Capital Goods companies' ratings. Applicable Criteria and Related Research:.

  • ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., Oct. 1, 2014-- Paylocity Holding Corporation, a cloud-based provider of payroll and human capital management software solutions, today announced a new alliance and sponsorship with LPGA Tour players, Jennifer Kirby and Victoria Elizabeth.

  • Minnesota Bank & Trust Takes Swipe at Breast Cancer Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 2:35 PM ET

    EDINA, Minn.---- Minnesota Bank& Trust is offering new and existing customers an opportunity to support women fighting breast cancer in the area through its new Pink Ribbon Debit Card.

  • SEATTLE, Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Holland America Line is planning special promotions for National Cruise Vacation Week, which runs Oct. 6-13, 2014.

  • DALLAS, Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Studio Movie Grill is thrilled to announce that its Arlington and Royal Lane locations will be among a select few theaters to present Christopher Nolan's "Interstellar" in 70 mm format. Advance tickets will be available October 1 on the Studio Movie Grill website.

  • PHILADELPHIA, PA., Oct. 1, 2014-- The Treatment Research Institute, in collaboration with Hope for Addiction, today launched The Support Group Project, a web-based resource dedicated to helping parents and family members of loved ones dealing with a substance use issue find a support group in their community.“ Despite the staggering numbers parents directly affected by the addiction of an immediate family member, many families struggling with substance-related problems feel completely alone,” said Kimberly Kirby, PhD, Director of the Parents Translational Research Center at TRI.“ It is our goal that The Support Group Project serves as a crucial resource to families who are struggling with an adolescent or young adult's addiction.” The Support Group Project provides parents and family members with the ability to search for support group programs by zip code, even by preferred meeting date.

  • TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Health Integrated, Inc., a recognized innovator in data-enabled care management services, has helped drive an 8% point reduction in Medical Expense Ratio for Community Health Plan of Washington while improving member experience through their total care management solution.

  • BioFuel Makes Announcement Regarding Rights Offering Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 2:30 PM ET

    DENVER, Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- BIOFUEL ENERGY CORP. today made an announcement relating to the Company's previously announced rights offering.

  • LOS ANGELES, Oct. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Award-winning Crystal Symphony has emerged from a two-week, $20 million- plus dry dock redesign with lushly reimagined spaces, indoors and out. Luxury cruise leader Crystal Cruises unveiled the ship's new look on September 27, as guests embarked on an eight-day Hamburg- Lisbon voyage, greeted by contemporary and elegant new designs in the Crystal Plaza and adjacent Crystal Cove Bar area– the ship's main activity "hubs".