Press Releases

  • U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for August 22 Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 12:01 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Aug. 22, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau:. Today in the U.S., soap and detergent manufacturing is a nearly $29 billion a year business, while metal can manufacturers make over $14 billion in annual sales.

  • Global partnership extends 2 Checkout’ s payment gateway to WooThemes extensive customer base in nearly 200 countries.

  • Vestiage Featured on National Radio Financial News Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 12:00 AM ET

    Airing during the open and close of the market nationally on satellite radio to the full subscriber base, the segment says that Vestiage is experiencing exponential growth in both its revenue verticals.

  • SINGAPORE, Aug. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Investor Central, a service of Hong Bao Media, today launched a new class of ground-breaking equities research, which provides cutting edge local insights into Singapore- and Malaysia- listed companies, specially designed for fund managers outside of Asia.

  • Clayton, Dubilier & Rice to Invest in CHC Group Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 11:30 PM ET

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia& NEW YORK---- CHC Group Ltd. and Clayton, Dubilier& Rice today announced they have entered into definitive agreements for CD&R managed funds to invest $500 million in CHC through the purchase of convertible preferred shares to be issued in a private placement.

  • SemiLEDs Launches EF FlipChip LED Series Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 10:49 PM ET

    CHUNAN, Taiwan, Aug. 21, 2014-- SemiLEDs Corporation, a global provider of vertical LED technology solutions, today announced sampling and volume availability of the first in its new Enhanced FlipChip, or EF, LED series.

  • MONTREAL, Aug. 21, 2014-- Urban Barns Foods Inc. is pleased to announce that it has closed a financing in the amount of $325,000 through the issuance of 6,500,000 units at a price of $0.05 per unit.

  • WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.---- KBS Real Estate Investment Trust II, a public non-traded real estate investment trust based in Newport Beach, Calif., has sold City Place Tower, a 295,933- square-foot office building in West Palm Beach, Fla., for $150 million.

  • Makosi Consulting Recognized as Growth Leader Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 9:32 PM ET

    NEW YORK---- Inc. magazine today ranked Makosi Consulting 1401 on its 33rd annual Inc. 500| 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino's Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 500| 5000..

  • BEIJING, Aug. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- On August 20 th, Beijing Municipal Commission of Tourism Development and CRI Online jointly launched " Feeling Beijing" Online Contest for Global Audiences in six languages including Chinese, English, German, French, Japanese and Korean, which enables world participants to answer the questionnaire in their native languages by visiting www.cri.cn.

  • Veris Gold Corp. Announces Toll Milling Agreement Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 9:00 PM ET

    VANCOUVER, Aug. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/- Veris Gold Corp. is pleased to announce it has entered into a toll milling agreement with Anova Metals USA LLC, a subsidiary of Anova Metals Ltd., to process refractory ore at the Company's Jerritt Canyon Mill Complex located in Elko County, Nevada.

  • DELAWARE, Ohio---- Greif, Inc. today announced plans to release its 2014 third quarter financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, August 27, 2014. Greif is a world leader in industrial packaging products and services. Greif also manages timber properties in North America.

  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Aug. 21, 2014-- ParkerVision, Inc. announced today that it has amended its patent infringement complaint filed on May 1, 2014 against Qualcomm Incorporated, Qualcomm Atheros, Inc., HTC Corporation and HTC America, Inc.. ParkerVision is seeking unspecified monetary damages from the defendants as well as a permanent injunction.

  • 3 Ways to Whiten Teeth Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 7:54 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, Aug. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Though the economic recovery has remained sluggish for most Americans, one field where there has been remarkable growth is cosmetic surgery.

  • Avoid Crowded Las Vegas Streets by Renting a Van Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 7:43 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, Aug. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- For decades, Las Vegas has been known to millions as perhaps the single best destination in the world for non-stop fun and entertainment. With sidewalks more congested– and dangerous– than ever, getting the most out of your Las Vegas excursion is an increasingly difficult task.

  • Nestle Goes! Better Bakery Grows!! Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 7:41 PM ET

    VALENCIA, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- " Better Bakery," maker of Handcrafted Pretzel Melts, announced today that it has immediate job openings at its Valencia, CA based plant. Today, Better Bakery employs approximately 280 people and is looking to grow its team by another 40- 50 people. Just two years ago, Better Bakery had less than 40 employees.

  • MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Aug. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- ZEISS Industrial Metrology has announced it will feature several new products at IMTS 2014 that enhance customer productivity, increase accuracy and reduce energy consumption.

  • HOUSTON---- Photo 1: NAPE attendees register at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston on Thursday before heading to the show floor for a first look at the 375 exhibit booths. NAPE attendees register at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston on Thursday before heading to the show floor for a first look at the 375 exhibit booths.

  • Mother Parkers Tea& Coffee announces technology for independent capsule brands; ensuring continued freedom of choice for consumers.

  • Teradyne Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    NORTH READING, Mass.---- Teradyne, Inc. today announced a quarterly cash dividend of $0.06 per share, payable on September 26, 2014 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on September 5, 2014.