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  • Frozen food makers plan PR push as sales slip Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 1:33 PM ET

    Kraig Naasz, president of the American Frozen Food Institute, confirmed that the industry trade group plans to launch the "multiyear, multimillion dollar" campaign in early May. It's the biggest marketing push on behalf of the industry to date and the first to include national TV ads, according to the American Frozen Food Institute.

  • ICAP to launch electronic system for fixing orders Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 12:32 PM ET

    LONDON, April 8- Broker and market platform owner ICAP is to launch a service designed to help shift the big voice-based orders at the centre of a currency market manipulation scandal to a more transparent electronic system.

  • Teva launches generic version of fish oil drug Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 10:47 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Teva Pharmaceutical Industries said Tuesday it is now selling a generic version of the heart medication Lovaza, which is used to treat high triglyceride levels.

  • Uber to launch courier service in Manhattan Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 6:36 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, April 7- App-based car ride company Uber will deliver a new business line on Tuesday when it launches a trial courier service in Manhattan. "Better, faster, cheaper," is how Uber's general manager in New York, Josh Mohrer, described the service in a tweet to Reuters.

  • LONDON, April 7- The London Metal Exchange said on Monday it would launch a new contract on aluminium premiums, extending its product suite for the metal just weeks before major rival CME Group starts a competing futures contract.

  • Amazon Dash makes grocery shopping a flash Sunday, 6 Apr 2014 | 12:17 PM ET
    Amazon Dash Lets You Order Items Via Barcode Scan or Voice.

    Amazon launched a product Friday that allows a user to add groceries and household goods to shopping lists using the company's AmazonFresh service.

  • April 4- Amazon.com Inc launched a new product named Amazon Dash on Friday that allows the user to add groceries and household goods to their shopping lists using the company's AmazonFresh service. However, the device is available only for users of the AmazonFresh which currently operates exclusively in Southern California, San Francisco and Seattle.

  • U.S. military satellite launched after 15-year hold Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 3:27 PM ET

    United Launch Alliance is a partnership of Lockheed Martin Corp and Boeing Co.. The $518 million satellite, known as DMSP-19 and built by Lockheed Martin, joins six other operational DMSP satellites already in orbit.

  • ESA launching satellite for new monitoring system Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 9:16 AM ET

    BERLIN— The European Space Agency is launching the first of six satellites for a new system designed to better monitor climate change, environmental disasters and catastrophes like floods, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes. The Sentinel 1 A satellite is due to be launched from French Guiana later Thursday.

  • March 27- Twitter Inc plans to release a mobile-advertising product in the next few weeks that will allow app-makers to encourage downloads of their software, Bloomberg reported citing people familiar with the matter.

  • *Imerys bowed out of bidding war for U.S. firm Amcol. PARIS, March 25- French minerals specialist Imerys is betting on innovative products in the shale and car industries to deliver growth and still looking out for acquisitions after its failure to buy U.S. company Amcol, its chief executive said.

  • March 21- Nordstrom Inc is postponing the opening of its discount Rack stores in Canada until 2017, to focus on the launch of its full-line department stores there, its first department stores abroad.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, March 19- Sony Corp unveiled a prototype for a new virtual reality headset accessory for its Playstation 4 games console on Tuesday at the annual Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, as it bids to further acceptance of the concept.

  • March 18- Apple Inc said it would offer an iPad 4 tablet in place of the mid-range iPad 2 at the same price and the company launched a cheaper, lower capacity version of its plastic-backed iPhone 5 C in Australia, China and some European countries.

  • *MillerCoors sees contract as "a potentially useful tool". LONDON, March 18- CME Group Inc will launch a North American physically deliverable aluminium futures contract in May that could compete with the London Metal Exchange's $54 billion market.

  • CUPERTINO, Calif., Feb 28- Apple Inc sold more than $1 billion of Apple TV set-top boxes in 2013 and is investing heavily in the next generation of products, Chief Executive Tim Cook said at the company's annual meeting on Friday.

  • The opioid drug, manufactured by Zogenix Inc, contains a potent amount of an active ingredient that could be lethal to new patients and children and is not safer than other current pain drugs, the groups told the Food and Drug Administration. In December, attorneys general from 28 states also urged the FDA to reconsider its approval of the drug.

  • Groups urge FDA to halt launch of Zohydro pain drug Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 12:42 PM ET

    The opioid drug, manufactured by Zogenix Inc, contains a potent amount of an active ingredient that could be lethal to new patients and children and is not safer than other current pain drugs, the groups told the Food and Drug Administration. In December, attorneys general from 28 states also urged the FDA to reconsider its approval of the drug.

  • BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb 19- Nespresso is launching a new single-serve coffee brewer that makes larger American-sized portions, putting its Swiss parent Nestle in direct competition with U.S. market leader Green Mountain Coffee Roasters.

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW DELHI, Feb 10- The United States on Monday said it would take India to the World Trade Organization to gain a bigger foothold for U.S. manufacturers in its fast-growing solar products market, adding another irritant to an already strained relationship.

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