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Thursday, July 10, 2014

  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Creekridge Capital, one of the largest independent and vendor-focused finance companies remaining, has added a telecom industry expert, Linda Brand, as a Regional Sales Manager for their technology sales team. In this role, Ms. Brand will focus on identifying and managing the sales process for our telecom niche inside the company's technology platform. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140401/CG94234LOGO Ms. Brand comes to Creekridge with over 25 years of experience with some of the nation's leading telecom and communication technology industry companies. She has developed partnerships ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Imation Corp. (NYSE:IMN), a global data storage and information security company, today announced the availability of IronKey Workspace W700, the first Microsoft-certified Windows To Go devices to be FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certified1. Achievement of this certification required rigorous testing, ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Imation Corp. (NYSE: IMN), a global data storage and information security company, today announced that it has revamped its IronKey™ channel program for the Americas to better support its partners. The new program, which consists of Platinum, Gold and Silver levels, will enable ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Today, ACE™ Brand Sports Medicine Products from 3M Company, launched the My ACE All-Stars baseball card creator web app, giving baseball fans young and old the opportunity to create customized keepsake digital baseball cards. An official sponsor of Little League® Baseball and Softball, ACE™ Brand has ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    The following statement is being issued by Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll regarding the class action titled Khoday et al., v. Symantec Corp., et al.(D. Minn.). To consumers who purchased Extended Download Service ("EDS") for Norton products or Norton Download Insurance ("NDI") between January 24, 2005 and March 10, 2011. Consumers who purchased EDS and NDI for their Norton software have sued Defendants, alleging that Defendants a) misrepresented that EDS and NDI were necessary if a customer wanted to ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Deluxe Corporation (NYSE: DLX) announces that it will report its 2014 second quarter financial results on Thursday, July 24th prior to market open. On the same day, the Company will hold an open-access conference call at 11:00 a.m. ET (10:00 a.m. CT). All interested persons may ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    Blue Belt Technologies, a robotics-assisted surgical technology company, today announced a world-wide commercial agreement with Smith & Nephew, a global medical technology business, to support their JOURNEY™ UNI knee system on Blue Belt’s Navio® Surgical System. The Navio system has an open-implant architecture that allows users ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Uroplasty, Inc. (NASDAQ: UPI), a medical device company that develops, manufactures and markets innovative proprietary products for the treatment of voiding dysfunctions, will release financial results for the first quarter ended June 30, 2014 after the market close on Thursday, July 24, 2014. The Company will host a conference call and webcast to discuss these results on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time (3:30 p.m. Central Time). Rob Kill, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Brett Reynolds, ... read more

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

  • National Gay Blood Drive Scheduled for July 11, 2014 --- ST. PAUL, Minn., July 9, 2014
    Posted at 5:00 PM
    On Friday, July 11, the second annual nationwide National Gay Blood Drive (NGBD) will take place to raise public awareness and increase pressure on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to change its policy on the long-standing ban on blood donation by men who have had sex with other men (MSM) - a restriction that has been in place since 1983. In Minnesota, the drive is scheduled to occur from 7:30 AM to 4 PM at Memorial Blood Centers' Saint ... read more
  • MTS Announces New Motorsports Technology Group --- EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., July 9, 2014
    Posted at 1:01 PM
    MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: MTSC), a leading global supplier of high-performance test systems and position sensors, today announced that in conjunction with its initiative to accelerate technology development, it has created a new Motorsports Technology Group in the Test business. This group is dedicated to providing advanced technical solutions and support to the motorsports market sector of the automotive industry. Motorsports is a strategically important global business of highly engaged participants and sponsors, and a loyal, technically informed audience. The ... read more
  • Posted at 1:00 PM
    Datalink (Nasdaq:DTLK), a leading provider of data center infrastructure and services, announced today that it will issue a news release on Thursday July 24, 2014, at approximately 3:00 p.m. Central Time to announce second quarter operating results for 2014. ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    Digital River, Inc. (NASDAQ: DRIV), a leading global provider of Commerce-as-a-Service solutions, announced that it plans to release second quarter 2014 financial results after the close of regular market trading on Wednesday, July 30, 2014. On the same day, members of Digital River’s executive management team ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced stock of Wurth Electronics’ WE-MAPI series, the smallest metal alloy power inductors available in the industry. Tom Busher, Vice President ... read more
  • Posted at 5:05 AM
    IWCO Direct, a leading provider of direct marketing solutions, announced it has installed an Inveloper(®) wrap-based finishing system at its Chanhassen facility. By integrating with IWCO Direct's digital print technology, the Inveloper provides direct marketers the ability to increase direct mail open and response rates through more creative and personalized outer envelopes and selective inserting. Enhancing direct mail campaign performance with increased personalization capabilities was an important criteria when IWCO Direct made strategic investments in digital printing technology. This included ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    Code42, the leader in endpoint data protection and management, today announced it was included by leading industry analyst firm Forrester Research, Inc. in its “Market Overview: Enterprise Endpoint Backup and Recovery Solutions” report dated July 3, 2014. ... read more

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

  • Posted at 2:30 PM
    On June 9, South Africa formally signed a Model 1 intergovernmental agreement (IGA) in order to comply with the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). South Africa has also begun utilizing FATCA to tighten their local tax regulations. The South African IGA is reciprocal, allowing for the automatic exchange of information between the U.S. and South Africa. The established automatic exchange of information also provided an opportunity for domestic information transparency. The South African Revenue Service (SARS) announced a proposed ... read more
  • Posted at 11:30 AM
    Scantron Corporation has announced an alliance with Curriculum Advantage, Inc., developer of Classworks®, an online instructional solution for kindergarten through ninth grade. The alliance integrates Scantron® Performance Series® and Scantron® Achievement Series® assessment solutions with Classworks, expanding the resources available ... read more
  • Posted at 8:30 AM
    Proto Labs, Inc. (NYSE: PRLB), a leading online and technology-enabled quick-turn manufacturer, announced today that it will issue its financial results for the second quarter of 2014 before the opening of the market on July 24, 2014. Proto Labs will host a call to discuss the ... read more
  • Posted at 8:18 AM
    Tablet-friendly RetirementGPS.com helps financial advisors prepare clients for developing retirement income planning strategies. “Advisors are looking for ways to start the retirement income conversation,” said Kerry Geurkink, manager, Individual Annuity Marketing, Securian Financial ... read more
  • Posted at 8:00 AM
    The Government is descending upon the 2014 Compliance & Ethics Institute, but not for the reasons many would think. Leaders from the SEC, DOJ, FBI, NSA, and NIH won't be there just to lecture the private sector about new laws and regulations. They'll also be there to share their own experiences with compliance programs as well as to spell out how government and the private sector can work together in key areas like preventing cyber crime, the Society ... read more