Sacramento woman shapes her own form of philanthropy to help nonprofits
Sacramento woman shapes her own form of philanthropy to help nonprofits
The Darkside hacking group believed to be behind the rasomware on the Colonial pipeline has said it is "apolitical" in a statement.
Axcella (Nasdaq: AXLA), a clinical-stage biotechnology company pioneering a new approach to treat complex diseases and improve health using endogenous metabolic modulator (EMM) compositions, today announced that it has activated initial clinical sites and begun patient screening for its EMMPACT Phase 2b clinical trial of AXA1125, the company’s multi-targeted oral product candidate for the treatment of NASH.
Expanding its world-leading wireless software offering for semiconductor companies, Packetcraft, Inc. today announces software solutions for ultra-wideband (UWB) technology. Packetcraft has also joined the FiRa™ Consortium, an industry consortium dedicated to growing the UWB ecosystem and ensuring device interoperability.
Complex income situations on mortgage applications can create incremental work for mortgage bankers and brokers as they look to review and approve homebuyers for mortgage financing. Equifax Workforce Solutions recently announced that lenders can now request "All Employers Within 36 months" to pull the prior 36 months of income and employment data available on The Work NumberⓇ database to help create a more informed, expanded view of a consumer's potential ability to pay.
Santa Ana, CA, May 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Scottish American announced today that it acquired Empire Underwriters LLC (“Empire”) of Tampa, FL on May 1, 2021. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Empire Underwriters is a national managing general agency, insurance wholesaler, excess, and surplus lines facility and program manager serving producers in 46 states. Empire’s executive team has over 100 years of combined experience to bring agents and brokers aggressive account management and superior service. “Our organization is dedicated to the success of agents and brokers nationwide, and we have assembled a team of highly experienced experts,” says Greg Brittain, VP Underwriting, Empire Underwriters. “We look forward to working with Scottish American,” says Hugo Soltero, VP-Senior Broker, Empire Underwriters, “and continuing to deliver the most responsive service to the retail agent and broker, “We are pleased that Empire has joined Scottish American, “ says Paul Thomson, Founder, Scottish American. “They share our high-performance standard, and forward thinking and I am confident they will be a good addition to our team.” Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla provided legal counsel to Scottish American. Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP provided legal counsel to Empire Underwriters. No other advisors, diligence firms or legal counsel were disclosed. About Scottish American Scottish American was founded in 2009 by Scotsman Paul Thomson. It grew out of an investment fund focused on acquiring and managing insurance distribution businesses. The company takes pride in its unconventional, producer-led culture. Teamwork is exemplified by lack of official titles and and entirely flat organizational structure. Responsibility isn’t delegated, it’s taken. Scottish American works with a long list of carriers in both admitted and non-admitted markets on the East and West Coasts, as well as in Texas. For more information, please visit www.scottishamerican.com. CONTACT: Jean Wiskowski, Chief Marketing Officer Scottish American 732-380-0900 Ext. 736 Bradley Unger, Senior Vice President, Business Development Scottish American 732-712-2230
Dublin, May 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "North American Retail POS Terminal Market Study" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The COVID pandemic wrecked havoc upon the retail and hospitality industries in just about every metric one can study. POS shipments were not immune, as they took a double-digit hit for the first time in the past two decades. But retail is nothing if not resilient. Retail sales are coming back, employment is increasing, some retailers are thriving (not just surviving), and POS shipments are expected to rebound in 2021. COVID also brought about some rather drastic changes in retail operations, such as a heightened interest in new customer journeys, which in turn will have an effect on POS shipments. It includes shipment, installed base and trends analyses of POS devices. The report is designed for use by POS Hardware and Software Providers, Maintenance Providers, Printer Manufacturers, EFT device vendors, Retailers and others who might have a vested interest in the North American Point-of-Sale Market. Additionally, the report covers emerging trends and influences that affected the market in 2020 and those that will help form market decisions in the future. It also includes estimated market value for shipments and installed base and a forecast for shipments and installed base through 2025. The report provides detailed analysis in 13 retail market segments: Food/SupermarketsDrug StoresSuperstores/Warehouse Clubs (Costco, Sam's, etc. Includes Wal-Mart and KMart Super Centers)Department Stores (Traditional anchor stores and discount department chains)Category Killers (Home Centers, Electronics, Pet Superstores, Bookstores, Sporting Goods, Furniture, etc.)Specialty Other (mall and strip-mall based Specialty Stores, predominantly apparel, shoes and gifts).Mass Merchandisers (includes Discount Stores)Convenience Stores/Gas StationsTable Service Restaurants (Including hotel bar/restaurant)Quick Service Restaurants/Fast FoodLodgingCasino/CruiseEntertainment: Theaters, Theme Parks, Stadiums, Museums, Parks Key Topics Covered: INTRODUCTION Introduction/Background and ObjectivesRetail Segment Definitions UsedPOS Definitions UsedTier Definitions TRENDS, DRIVERS & BARRIERS NORTH AMERICAN POS DETAILS - TOTAL MARKET DescriptionKey TrendsStore POS CharacteristicsPOS Opportunity & ForecastKey Vendors RETAIL SEGMENT POS DETAILS Food/Grocery DescriptionKey TrendsStore POS CharacteristicsPOS Opportunity & ForecastKey Vendors Drug Stores DescriptionKey TrendsStore POS CharacteristicsPOS Opportunity & ForecastKey Vendors Superstores/Warehouse Clubs DescriptionKey TrendsStore POS CharacteristicsPOS Opportunity & ForecastKey Vendors Department Stores DescriptionKey TrendsStore POS CharacteristicsPOS Opportunity & ForecastKey Vendors Category Killers DescriptionKey TrendsStore POS CharacteristicsPOS Opportunity & ForecastKey Vendors Specialty Other DescriptionKey TrendsStore POS CharacteristicsPOS Opportunity & ForecastKey Vendors Mass Merchandisers DescriptionKey TrendsStore POS CharacteristicsPOS Opportunity & ForecastKey Vendors Convenience Stores DescriptionKey TrendsStore POS CharacteristicsPOS Opportunity & ForecastKey Vendors Bar/Restaurant DescriptionKey TrendsStore POS CharacteristicsPOS Opportunity & ForecastKey Vendors Quick Service/Fast Food DescriptionKey TrendsStore POS CharacteristicsPOS Opportunity & ForecastKey Vendors Lodging DescriptionKey TrendsStore POS CharacteristicsPOS Opportunity & ForecastKey Vendors Entertainment: Casinos & Cruise Lines DescriptionKey TrendsStore POS CharacteristicsPOS Opportunity & ForecastKey Vendors Entertainment: Theme Parks, Theaters, Sports Arenas, etc DescriptionKey TrendsStore POS CharacteristicsPOS Opportunity & ForecastKey Vendors For more information about this report visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/r/ek5reo CONTACT: CONTACT: ResearchAndMarkets.com Laura Wood, Senior Press Manager firstname.lastname@example.org For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470 For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630 For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
Violence in Brazil's Amazon is increasing, with tens of thousands of illegal miners in protected areas.
This little-known airline has a unique strategy and posted a profit last quarter despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
The transition from team member to leader is one of the most challenging in business, yet most people receive no training and support in preparation for the ascent. Instead, there is a sink or swim mentality when it comes to identifying and promoting emerging leadership talent.
If your car winds up wrapped around a pole, sporting a four-legged hood ornament, or is the subject of a statewide police chase, your auto insurance rates are going to go up. Currently, 31 states allow auto insurers to engage in price optimization, a practice that involves using non-risk-related factors to determine auto insurance premiums. It usually refers to insurance companies evaluating how likely you are to switch insurers for a better deal and charging you more if they think you're unlikely to leave.
Esco Tool has introduced a pipe beveling tool for performing precision end preps on pipe up to 24" O.D. and producing perfectly square end preps to assure high integrity welded joints.
Xuron Corp. has introduced a portable tool kit that includes three tools for cutting and stripping different types of wire to help keep radio controlled drones and planes flying.
Prince International Corporation ("Prince"), a portfolio company of American Securities LLC, announced today that it is acquiring Ferro Corporation for $22.00 per share in cash, in a transaction valued at approximately $2.1 billion, including the assumption of debt, net of cash. The agreement has been unanimously approved by Ferro's Board of Directors.
The "Sphingosine 1 Phosphate Receptor Modulators - Pipeline Insight, 2021" drug pipelines has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
The once-deserted steps outside the Metropolitan Museum of Art are filling up with visitors again. Tourists who vanished from New York City’s museums, hotels and cultural attractions when the coronavirus pandemic hit a year ago are trickling back in as restrictions loosen. “I’ve always wanted to come to New York, just because I’ve watched the movies,” said Chazmin Fuhrer, 26, a first-time visitor from Concord, California, who came into the city for a handful of days recently to celebrate a friend’s birthday.
Queen Elizabeth II laid out the U.K. government's agenda at the State Opening of Parliament on Tuesday, marking the first Queen's Speech since the pandemic began and her first major public appearance since the death of her husband, Prince Philip.Why it matters: In a pared-back ceremony, the queen set out Prime Minister Boris Johnson's vision for recovering from a pandemic that inflicted the worst death toll in Europe and worst recession in 300 years. Stay on top of the latest market trends and economic insights with Axios Markets. Subscribe for freeDespite the year-long crisis, the U.K. has made major progress in the fight against the coronavirus thanks to a world-leading vaccine rollout. COVID-19 restrictions are expected to be fully lifted by this summer.In her speech, which is written by the government and not reflective of her own opinions, Queen Elizabeth laid out priorities that include additional funding for the National Health Service, achieving net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, and a ban on conversion therapy for LGBTQ people.What they're saying:My government’s priority is to deliver a national recovery from the pandemic that makes the United Kingdom stronger, healthier and more prosperous than before.To achieve this, my government will level up opportunities across all parts of the United Kingdom, supporting jobs, businesses and economic growth and addressing the impact of the pandemic on public services.Queen Elizabeth II to members of parliamentFlashback: The 95-year-old queen delivered her first Queen's Speech in November 1953, when Winston Churchill was prime minister.In photos Queen Elizabeth II reads the Queen's Speech on the The Sovereign's Throne in the House of Lords chamber. Photo: Chris Jackson - WPA Pool/Getty Images U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Labour Party leader Keir Starmer walking through the Central Lobby during the State Opening of Parliament. Photo: Stefan Rousseau/POOL/AFP via Getty Images The socially-distanced House of Lords chamber listens to the Queen's Speech. Photo: Eddie Mulholland/Pool/FP via Getty Images Masked Yeoman warders march along the Royal Gallery to take part in the traditional "Ceremonial Search" during the State Opening of Parliament Photo: Richard Pohle/Pool/AFP via Getty Images The Imperial State Crown arrives for the State Opening of Parliament. Photo: Hannah McKay/Pool/AFP via Getty Images Photo: Hannah McKay/Pool/AFP via Getty Images Queen Elizabeth II leaves Buckingham Palace by car to deliver the Queen's Speech. Photo: Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images Britain's Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, wearing a face covering, travels to the State Opening of Parliament. Photo: Hannah McKay/Pool/AFP via Getty Images Members of the House of Lords wait to enter the chamber before the State Opening of Parliament. Photo: Richard Pohle/Pool/AFP via Getty Images Yeoman warders march into the Prince's chamber. Photo: Richard Pohle/Pool/AFP via Getty ImagesMore from Axios: Sign up to get the latest market trends with Axios Markets. Subscribe for free
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Oatly Group AB has set terms for its initial public offering, which could value the Sweden-based plant-based food company at more than $10 billion. The IPO is expected to price between $15 and $17 per American depositary share. The company is offering 64.7 million shares in the IPO to raise up to $1.10 billion, and selling shareholders are offering 19.7 million shares to raise up to $334.7 million. With 592.14 million ordinary shares expected to be outstanding after the IPO, the company could be valued at up to $10.07 billion. The stock is expected to list on the Nasdaq under the ticker symbol "OTLY." The company is looking to go public at a time of tempered investor enthusiasm for IPOs, as the Renaissance IPO ETF has tumbled 27.2% over the past three months while the S&P 500 has gained 7.0%.
Prince Charles has shared sympathies with those who have lost family members throughout the last year as he delivered a message to mark the end of Ramadan. He said he shared with the sadness of Muslim families who find an empty seat at the table during their Iftar meals, as the month of fasting draws to its end later this week. It has been just over a month since Prince Philip, his father, died at the age of 99, of old age.
said its next test flight is under review Monday after previously saying tests were due this month, adding new doubts to when commercial service can begin.