Press Releases

  • KIGALI, Rwanda, Sept. 22, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Rwanda First Lady Jeannette Kagame, who is visiting United States, has called on the international community to pay attention to the social injustices occurring in different places.

  • Western IRB (WIRB) Awarded AAHRPP Reaccreditation Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 8:03 AM ET

    PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- WIRB-Copernicus Group, the world's largest provider of regulatory and ethical review services for clinical research, announced today that its Western Institutional Review Board ® has been reaccredited by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs, which endeavors to improve safeguards for clinical research participants.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Carrying on the brand's unique manifesto,' laughter is the best cosmetic,' Benefit Cosmetics today announces, Wing Women; your real partner in crime, a FUN new campaign taking a bold approach to beauty& friendship. National Wing Women Weekend, September 26-28, is the FIRST annual weekend dedicated to celebrating the one-of-a-kind bond between a gal and her besties.

  • NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- ConvergEx Group, a leading provider of global brokerage and trading-related services, today announced a dynamic order routing strategy that allows clients to designate a percentage of an order to be sent to IEX, with the remainder going to ConvergEx's Darkest algorithm, which searches for liquidity among more than 20 other non-displayed venues.

  • Fortune Brands Completes Sale of Simonton Windows Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 8:02 AM ET

    DEERFIELD, Ill.---- Fortune Brands Home& Security, Inc., an industry-leading home and security products company, today announced it has completed the sale of Simonton Windows to Ply Gem Holdings, Inc., a leading manufacturer of exterior building products in North America. Fortune Brands announced the agreement to sell Simonton Windows on August 20, 2014.

  • ARLINGTON, Va.---- The USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore announced it has earned a 4- star rating from Charity Navigator, the highest rating possible from the nation’ s largest charity evaluator, for its sound fiscal management practices and its commitment to accountability and transparency.

  • WILMINGTON, Del.---- Andrews& Springer LLC, a boutique securities class action law firm focused on representing shareholders nationwide, is investigating potential breach of fiduciary duty claims against the Board of Directors of Dresser-Rand Group Inc. relating to the sale of the Company to Siemens AG.

  • SAN DIEGO---- Youngevity International, Inc., a global direct marketer of nutritional and lifestyle products and vertically integrated producer of gourmet coffees for the commercial, retail and direct sales channels, announced today that the Green Coffee Sales Division of its wholly owned subsidiary, CLR Roasters, has procured several new contracts for its strictly shade grown, high grown, certified organic, Arabica Green Coffee, which are expected to generate $2 million dollars in gross revenue for the company’ s recently launched, Green Coffee distribution business.

  • ADS Opens New Silicon Valley Distribution Yard Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 8:01 AM ET

    Alviso, Ca. location, the company’ s 29 th stocking yard, to enhance service and supply for Northern California.

  • NEW YORK---- Halloween is anticipated to continue to drive consumers to spend, with nearly three-quarters of U.S. households planning to spend money on Halloween- related items, according to the International Council of Shopping Centers Halloween Consumer Spending Survey.

  • AUCTION1 facilitates the trading of larger orders by introducing unique liquidity to the market. CHICAGO---- PDQ Enterprises, the developer of PDQ ATS, today announced the introduction of AUCTION1, an electronic equity auction created specifically for larger sized orders.

  • PRINCETON, N.J.& NEW YORK---- Bristol-Myers Squibb Company and Pfizer Inc. today announced charitable donations totaling more than $1 million to be granted between 2014 and 2016 to seven nonprofit organizations that support patients with cardiovascular disease.

  • EL PASO, Texas---- Premier Biomedical, Inc. announced the addition of K. Adam Dubov to their Scientific Advisory Board effective immediately. Dubov, an FDA Regulatory Expert, has extensive experience with FDA processes for all phases of clinical trials or marketing approval from the FDA.

  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass.---- Navitor Pharmaceuticals, Inc., today announced that it has been named by FierceBiotech as one of 2014’ s Fierce 15 biotechnology companies, designating it as one of the most promising private biotechnology companies in the industry.

  • Rapid Growth Continues with Release of MHL 3.0 Products, and Increased Adoption of MHL Technology in China and India.

  • NEW YORK---- The Wholesale Markets Brokers’ Association, Americas WMBAA, announced today that Timothy Massad, Chairman of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, will deliver the keynote address at SEFCON V, the Association’ s fifth annual conference taking place on Wednesday, November 12, 2014, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City.

  • Aduro BioTech, Inc., a leader in cancer immunotherapy, today announced that it has been named one of the leading biotech companies in 2014 by FierceBiotech, designating it as one of the industry’ s most promising and innovative private companies focused on making significant contributions to treat serious diseases.

  • OSHKOSH, Wis.---- Oshkosh Defense, an Oshkosh Corporation company, today announced that it has successfully completed the U.S.

  • Company Extends the Reach of Customers to Enhance the Lives of Patients. WILMINGTON, Mass.---- Today Accellent Inc. launched its new brand platform and will begin doing business as Lake Region Medical, consistent with its announcement in March of this year following the Company’ s acquisition of Lake Region Medical.

  • DENVER---- Deviser Instruments, Inc., a manufacturer of innovative, high-quality, feature-rich field network test solutions for communications service providers and equipment manufacturers worldwide, today announced the launch of the handheld DS2800 Cable TV Analyzer, an all-in-one tool for installing, verifying and maintaining cable networks.