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Friday, December 19, 2014

  • Hughey & Phillips Acquires TowerSentry --- URBANA, Ohio, Dec. 19, 2014
    Posted at 11:30 AM
    The parent company of Hughey & Phillips announced today that it has acquired TowerSentry, the longest standing independent tower light monitoring company in the world. This acquisition solidifies the team of Hughey & Phillips, the first tower obstruction lighting company, and TowerSentry as the innovative leaders in the industry. "TowerSentry monitoring services combined with Hughey & Phillips extensive lighting product portfolio strengthen our position as the go to manufacturer in the market place for a complete package of tower lighting" ... read more
  • Posted at 7:30 AM
    As part of its annual client experience survey, Fifth Third Private Bank, a division of Fifth Third Bank, donated $115,550 in honor of its clients to seven national charities. The donation was made to thank clients for feedback they provided during the survey process. The charities ... read more
  • Posted at 6:17 AM
    There are many reasons to use digital options for sending holiday cards: convenience, speed, customization, innovative features, avoiding the long post office lines - or simply because new technology is just so darn fun! American Greetings offers a wide variety of digital services for sending ecards and paper cards to keep you connected with loved ones during the holiday season. Choose from mobile apps to send digital cards on multiple platforms or websites with ecards and paper cards for ... read more

Thursday, December 18, 2014

  • Posted at 1:15 PM
    Teradata Corp. (NYSE: TDC), the big data analytics and marketing applications company, today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized an additional $300 million for share repurchases under its general open market share repurchase program. The company now has approximately $450 million available under this program as a result of the increased share repurchase authorization. The company also has an ongoing anti-dilution offset repurchase program under which it repurchases common stock in the open market to offset employee ... read more
  • Posted at 10:49 AM
    Aleris announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its aluminum extrusions business to Sankyo Tateyama, Inc., a Japanese building products and extrusions manufacturer. The sale includes four production facilities in Europe and one in China. The facilities specialize in the production of medium and hard alloy extrusions, serving the rail, automotive and aerospace industries. Sankyo Tateyama has agreed to pay a purchase price of EUR35.5 million for the business and assume approximately EUR46 ... read more
  • Verizon Wireless XLTE Now Available In Chillicothe, Ohio --- CHILLICOTHE, Ohio, Dec. 18, 2014
    Posted at 9:59 AM
    WHO: Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network WHAT: Verizon Wireless XLTE is coming to Chillicothe. XLTE enriches the customer's ... read more
  • Posted at 9:15 AM
    Bayer HealthCare and Cardinal Health today announced the signing of a 15-year agreement for the contract manufacturing of Xofigo(®) (radium Ra 223 dichloride). As part of the agreement, Cardinal Health will build a state-of-the art, 64,000 square foot facility in Indianapolis, which will be dedicated exclusively to the manufacturing of Xofigo. Product manufactured at this facility will primarily be distributed in the United States and Canada. The manufacturing facility will be built near and leverage the capabilities and talent ... read more
  • Posted at 8:35 AM
    Huntington Bank has agreed to become an Apple Pay™ partner and will offer customers the service in early 2015, the bank announced today. Apple Pay is a new category of service that is transforming mobile payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay. It can be ... read more
  • Posted at 5:52 AM
    Naked Lime Marketing authored four white papers this year that showed digital marketing's effect on the modern dealership. The white papers covered a range of topics in automobile retailing, including new profit opportunities, customer acquisition, web design, and digital engagement. "Naked Lime offers dealers more than a set of tools or products," says Pat Horne, Naked Lime's director of product planning. "Our services are built to help dealers execute successful digital marketing strategies and seize opportunities they might otherwise miss." Click to ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    P&G Fabric Care (NYSE:PG) is teaming up with Carley Knobloch (home, tech and lifestyle expert) to ensure you are getting the most from your high-tech gadgets during this holiday season. As every hostess knows, more guests mean appliances operating in overdrive with more mouths to ... read more

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

  • Posted at 11:51 AM
    U.S. economy lodging leader, Red Roof Inn®, meeting high demand for its brand, is expanding, expected to open its first international destination in Brazil. Partnering with respected Brazil-based Nobile Hoteis, Red Roof Franchising, LLC will be working with Nobile to develop 35-40 properties – new builds ... read more
  • Posted at 4:30 AM
    DATATRAK International, Inc. (OTCQX: DTRK), the leader in developing cloud-based, unified eClinical(®) technologies and delivering related services for the clinical trials industry, today announced the introduction of unprecedented enterprise-wide eClinical tools to simplify clinical research management. Amongst other improvements, three significant new applications have been added to the DATATRAK ONE(®) Unified Experience((TM)). Cross-Study Managers fulfill the unique information needs of each research professional, whether reporting at an individual or cross-study level, with instant access to real-time enterprise-wide data. With flexible reporting ... read more

Sunday, December 14, 2014

  • Posted at 9:06 PM
    Clinical Research Management, Inc. (ClinicalRM) today announced that the clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of Ebola convalescent plasma (ECP) for the treatment of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in Liberia has commenced. The first donor survivors at the ELWA Hospital 2 unit in Monrovia, Liberia have undergone plasmapheresis. The donated convalescent plasma was transferred to a Liberian patient with EVD in an effort to help them combat this disease. The ClinicalRM trial is being funded through a grant from ... read more

Friday, December 12, 2014

  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    eSchoolView expands offerings with the acquisition of a national web-based calendar and facility management software company. Logo - The purchase of DynaCal enables eSchoolView to enhance service to existing clients through its online content management solution. The Columbus, Ohio company creates custom websites and education management software for K-12 schools, school systems, and education organizations. "Our customers drive our product development," Rob O'Leary, eSchoolView's Executive Director said. "We offer tools based squarely on the feedback we receive, whether that's building a ... read more
  • Posted at 6:05 AM
    Now is the time to get the right present for the loved ones in your life! As women, our expert listening skills and that classic feminine intuition often give us a great idea of the ‘kind’ of gift friends and family will adore. Braun Beauty Ambassador Jessica Alba knows that when ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), operator of the TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® travel center brands, has announced its participation in the Wreaths Across America (WAA) annual wreath-laying ceremony. Working through the Truckload Carriers Association’s (TCA) coordination of wreath deliveries, a TravelCenters corporate ... read more

Thursday, December 11, 2014

  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Nordson Corporation (Nasdaq: NDSN) today reported results for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2014. For the quarter ending October 31, 2014, sales were $469 million, a 14 percent increase over the prior year’s fourth quarter. This increase in sales included a 13 percent increase in ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) has committed $30,000 to The University of Akron's College of Business Administration to support the use of SAP software in the classroom and the school's initiative to participate in the SAP University Alliances program. Membership in the alliance provides faculty access to SAP software and curriculum material for the classroom, as well as faculty training workshops and academic events to enable best practice integration of SAP in business studies. "Applied Industrial Technologies believes the development of ... read more
  • Preformed Line Products Announces Quarterly Dividend --- MAYFIELD VILLAGE, Ohio, Dec. 11, 2014
    Posted at 10:34 AM
    The Board of Directors of Preformed Line Products (Nasdaq: PLPC) on December 10, 2014 declared a regular quarterly dividend in the amount of $.20 per share on the Company's common shares, payable January 20, 2015, to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 2, 2015. Founded in 1947, Preformed Line Products is an international designer and manufacturer of products and systems employed in the construction and maintenance of overhead and underground networks for energy, communications and broadband network ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), operator of the TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® travel center brands, has announced its partnership with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Blue Campaign, the DHS’s unified voice to combat human trafficking. “Groups ... read more