North America

North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere and almost all within the Western Hemisphere; it is also considered by some to be a northern subcontinent of the Americas. It is bordered to the north by the Arctic Ocean, to the east by the Atlantic Ocean, to the west and south by the Pacific Ocean, and to the southeast by South America and the Caribbean Sea.
  • Sense is Chosen as a 2019 Red Herring Top 100 North America Winner
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    Sense is Chosen as a 2019 Red Herring Top 100 North America Winner

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sense, the innovator in home energy, has been named a winner of Red Herring's Top 100 North America 2019 event, recognizing the continent's most exciting and innovative private technology companies. Red Herring's editors have been evaluating the world's startups and tech companies for over two decades. "North America has led the way in tech for so many years, and to see such unique, pioneering entrepreneurs and companies here in California, which is in many ways the heartland of the industry, has been a thrilling experience.

  • Business Wire

    Visible Supply Chain Management Named to Transport Topics' 2019 Top 50 Largest Logistics Companies List

    Visible Supply Chain Management (https://www.visiblescm.com), an industry leader in shipping and fulfillment services for supply chain management, was named one of Transport Topics' 2019 Top 50 Logistics Companies. Visible is accompanied by 49 of the largest logistics companies in North America, ranking number 44 on the 2019 list.

  • International Game Technology PLC (IGT) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript
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    International Game Technology PLC (IGT) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript

    IGT earnings call for the period ending March 31, 2019.

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    Pulpwood Prices in North America Were 5-10% Higher in the 1Q/19 Than the 1Q/18, with Prices in the US South Having Increased the Most

    The winter weather impacted availability and costs for pulplogs and wood chips in both Canada and the US in late 2018 and early 2019, according to the North American Wood Fiber Review. SEATTLE, May 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices for pulplogs and wood chips moved up slightly in the US in the 1Q/19 while they were unchanged or slightly lower in Canada, as compared to the 4Q/18, according to the latest issue of the North American Wood Fiber Review.

  • Ice hockey: Top women's players form union, seek North American league
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    Ice hockey: Top women's players form union, seek North American league

    (Reuters) - Top women's hockey players from around the world have formed a union to support the creation of a viable women's professional league in North America, they said on Monday. The Professional Women's Hockey Players Association's (PWHPA) formation follows more than 200 players deciding to sit out the upcoming professional season after the Canadian Women's Hockey League said in March it was shutting down. The PWHPFA will work to build a sustainable league that will showcase their talent, the union said in a statement on Monday. ...

  • North America Specialty Hospitals Market to 2027
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    North America Specialty Hospitals Market to 2027

    DUBLIN , May 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "North America Specialty Hospitals Market to 2027 - Regional Analysis and Forecasts by Type and Country" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's ...

  • velofix Announces Growth Financing from MacKinnon, Bennett & Company
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    velofix Announces Growth Financing from MacKinnon, Bennett & Company

    LOS ANGELES, May 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The velofix Group of Companies ("velofix"), North America's leading Mobile Bike Shop operator, has closed a financing round with MacKinnon, Bennett & Company's ("MKB") MKB Partners Fund LP, a growth equity fund focused on the clean energy, transportation, and smart city sectors.

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    Toyota Scolds Trump Over Trade. Here’s Who Makes Cars in America.

    The U.S. Commerce Department called automotive imports a threat to national security—a decision that gives the president the right to “adjust” imports.

  • Business Wire

    Neustar and JCDecaux North America Partner to Bring Mobile Location Intelligence to Digital and Analog Out-of-Home Advertisers

    Neustar®, Inc., a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services and the leader in trusted customer identity and marketing analytics solutions for Fortune 500 brands, and JCDecaux North America, Inc., the number one outdoor advertising company worldwide, today announced a partnership to bring advanced mobile location intelligence to modern digital and analog Out-of-Home advertisers. Neustar’s trusted customer identity solutions offer a single source of robust, person-based data that has been securely pseudonymized to protect consumer privacy.

  • Fiat Chrysler to Recall 208,000 Minivans in North America
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    Fiat Chrysler to Recall 208,000 Minivans in North America

    Fiat Chrysler (FCAU) to recall minivans due to risks of engine getting stalled or lose power steering.

  • Potato Lovers Rejoice! Calbee North America Brings New Taste Sensation to the Snack Aisle
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    Potato Lovers Rejoice! Calbee North America Brings New Taste Sensation to the Snack Aisle

    FAIRFIELD, Calif., May 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Calbee North America today announced great news for potato snack lovers! Their new Spudkins Fry Cuts will debut at The Sweets & Snacks Expo on May 21- 23 at Chicago's McCormick Place. "For the past 12 years, the Jagabee brand has been one of the top selling salty snacks for Calbee Japan," said Paul Laubscher, director of marketing for Calbee NA. "We're excited to leverage Calbee's international expertise in potato snacks by launching Spudkins, a brand specifically targeted towards North American audiences that builds upon the Jagabee industry leading heritage.

  • Business Wire

    PEI-Genesis Promotes Peter Austin to General Manager North America and Corporate Senior Vice President

    PEI-Genesis, the world’s fastest assembler of precision connectors, has promoted Peter Austin to General Manager North America and Corporate Senior Vice President, effective immediately. “Since joining PEI-Genesis in 2016, Peter has proven to be a valuable leader and an unparalleled strategic thinker in working to move the business forward,” said Fisher.

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    The 2019 Artificial Flowers Market: Global Analysis, Trends, Market Size, and Forecasts to 2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

    The "Artificial Flowers Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size, and Forecasts up to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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    Correction to North American Trade Story

    Canada remained the biggest supplier of aluminum to the U.S. last year, sending more than 2.4 million metric tons across the border. "Companies Focused on North American Trade Welcome Potential Relief" at 4:19 p.m. ET on Friday and an update at 4:39 p.m. incorrectly stated the amount. (May 19, 2019) (END) Dow Jones Newswires May 19, 2019 14:24 ET (18:24 GMT)

  • Cannes: 1091 Media Takes North American Rights to Creationism Doc (EXCLUSIVE)
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    Cannes: 1091 Media Takes North American Rights to Creationism Doc (EXCLUSIVE)

    1091 Media, formerly known as The Orchard, has taken North American rights to “We Believe in Dinosaurs,” a documentary about creationism and America's troubled relationship with science. The film from Clayton Brown and Monica Long Ross will be released in North America on video on demand in the fall. Shot over the course of four years, the film follows the construction and controversy surrounding a religious museum called The Ark Encounter in rural Kentucky — built for the express purpose of proving that the Bible is historically and scientifically accurate. The film is seen through the eyes of three Kentuckians: Doug, a gifted artist who creates lifelike animals for the museum; Dan, a geologist