• Accudata Systems, Inc. Ranks 9th Among Houston Business Journal's 2017 Best Places to Work
    HOUSTON: Accudata Systems, Inc., Texas' leader in IT consulting and systems integration, ranked 9th among 24 finalists in the large business category for the Houston Business Journal's (HBJ) 2017 Best Places to Work at Thursday's awards ceremony that honored 104 Houston-based organizations.

  • NOW That's What I Call Music! Presents Today's Biggest Hits On 'NOW That's What I Call Music! 64'
    LOS ANGELES: NOW That's What I Call Music!, the world's best-selling multi-artist album series, presents today's biggest hits on NOW That's What I Call Music! 64, to be released physically and digitally on November 3.

  • Foster Farms Donates USD 100,000 To Redwood Empire Food Bank To Aid North Bay Fire Relief Efforts
    SANTA ROSA, Calif: Family-owned California poultry producer Foster Farms today donated USD 100,000 to the Redwood Empire Food Bank (REFB) to help meet the critical needs of families displaced by the Northern California fires. REFB, based in Santa Rosa, serves communities that are among the most affected by the fires, with thousands of homes destroyed and tens of thousands of residents evacuated.

  • Study: Only 12 Percent of Medical Students Aware of Key Nutritional Guidelines, Yet 55 Percent Confident in Counseling Patients
    CHICAGO: Ohio University researchers found medical students may be more confident than knowledgeable when it comes to nutrition. Of the 257 medical students studied, more than 55 percent were confident they could counsel patients on nutritional recommendations, but half did not achieve a passing score on a nutrition quiz, according to a study published in The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association.

  • The Ascend Hotel Collection Welcomes Three New Iconic South Beach Properties
    MIAMI: The Ascend Hotel Collection welcomes the iconic Hotel Breakwater South Beach, Casa Victoria Orchid and Hotel Ocean properties in South Beach, FL. Known for inspiring individuality, the Ascend Hotel Collection is the first and largest global soft hotel brand, featuring best in class unique, boutique and historic independent hotels and resorts.

  • TeenSafe Key Insights for National Teen Driver Safety Week
    LOS ANGELES: TeenSafe, the first and leading independent smartphone control and monitoring service for parents, is joining with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) during National Teen Driver Safety Week (October 15-21) to encourage all parents to talk to their teens about smartphone distracted driving.

  • LiveRez Launches Technology That Enables Vacation Rental Managers to Get Bookings on More Than 1,000 Websites
    EAGLE, Idaho:, the most widely used cloud-based software for professional vacation rental managers, released multiple pieces of new technology last week at its annual user conference.

  • Top 10 Finalists Announced for Private Business Growth Award
    TORONTO: The Canadian Chamber of Commerce and Grant Thornton LLP are proud to announce the 2017 Top 10 Finalists for the Private Business Growth Award.

  • LimeBike Closes USD 50 Million Series B To Expand Dockless Bike Sharing Nationwide
    SAN MATEO, Calif: LimeBike, the nation's leading dockless bike sharing service, today announced it has raised USD 50 million in Series B funding to speed the rollout of its programs into 30+ cities and campuses across the U.S. by year-end.

  • Rebecca Creek Distillery Spirits Now Available On Shelves Throughout Georgia
    SAN ANTONIO: Texas-based Rebecca Creek Distillery, one of the largest craft distilleries in North America, has put its award-winning spirits on shelves throughout the state of Georgia for the first time.

  • There's Still Time to Apply for National Youth Service Awards
    WASHINGTON: In communities across the country, middle and high school students are making meaningful contributions through volunteering - and The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards wants to shine a spotlight on their service.

  • All Systems Go: Like Clockwork, the Resolve-Class Naval Support Ship is Launched
    QUÉBEC CITY: Davie Shipbuilding announced that during the weekend it launched the largest naval vessel ever to be delivered from a Canadian shipyard - on time, to budget and at an internationally competitive cost.

  • 2017 Packard Fellowships in Science and Engineering Awarded to 18 Researchers
    LOS ALTOS, Calif: The David and Lucile Packard Foundation named 18 of the nation's most innovative, early-career scientists and engineers as recipients of the 2017 Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering. Each Fellow will receive USD 875,000 over five years to pursue their research.

  • The Britax B-Free Stroller Brings Ease and Convenience to Parents Everywhere
    FORT MILL, S.C: The latest stroller from Britax Child Safety, Inc, child passenger safety technology leader, is designed to make family life on the go easier for both parents and baby. The Britax B-Free Stroller's functional design offers more room and adaptability in any travel scenario, allowing parents to be free to do it all.

  • Technology Aged Whisky Outscores 95pc of the World's Best Whiskies, Making History
    LOS ANGELES: Jim Murray's famous 2018 Whisky Bible has awarded 94 points and its coveted Liquid Gold designation to Lost Spirits Abomination, a peated malt "aged" in just 6 days utilizing Lost Spirits' revolutionary patented technology.

  • Top Chefs Celebrate The Wonders Of Jang - Korea's Traditional Condiment And Sauce - At 2017 New York City Wine And Food Festival
    NEW YORK: The Korean Food Foundation (KFF) again made a stimulating presentation at this year's New York City Wine and Food Festival, taking place October 13 through 15 at Pier 94 on the West Side of Manhattan.

  • Personal Empowerment is Within Everyone's Reach Regardless of Station or Circumstance
    LAS VEGAS: Standing in the way of our own success is something that almost all people subconsciously do. The problem is that because it is a suppressed action, they have no idea that they are even doing it.

  • Why Demarra Gardner Created an Entrepreneurial Support Program For and By Black Women
    KALAMAZOO, Mich: There's no secret that black female entrepreneurs are on the rise. In fact, they are the fastest growing group of entrepreneurs in the world.

  • St. George's University Introduces "Pay It Forward" Program for Canadian Students
    ST. GEORGE'S, Grenada: This week, St. George's University launched the "Pay It Forward" program, which will allow Canadian students who enroll in SGU's January MD entering classes, starting this January of 2018 to claim a refund of their tuition if they are accepted to and matriculate at a Canadian or US allopathic medical school for the subsequent fall term.

  • NAWBO 2017 Women's Business Conference to Host U.S. Government's Road to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit
    WASHINGTON: The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) is pleased to announce their annual Women's Business Conference (WBC) will serve as a stop in the U.S. Government's Road to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES).

  • Sage Intacct Kicks Off Its Largest-Ever Customer and Partner Conference in Las Vegas
    LAS VEGAS: Sage Intacct, the innovation and customer satisfaction leader in cloud financial management software, today kicked off its annual customer and partner conference taking place this week in Las Vegas.

  • Butterfly Raises USD 2.4 Million in Seed Funding
    NEW YORK: Butterfly, an employee intelligence and management coaching software, announced that it has raised a USD 2.4 million seed round investment from leading venture capital firms and angel investors.

  • Alfen Launches the First Storage Solution for Self-healing Power Grids in the World
    ALMERE, Netherlands: The rapid increase of intermittent renewable energy is putting an increasing pressure on global electricity grids. To make power grids more resilient to external influences, Dutch energy infrastructure expert Alfen is launching a new solution: A platform that allows local parts of the grid to disconnect from the central grid and self-heal.

  • Canadian Solar Enters Binding Contracts for the Sale of Three Solar Farms Totalling 117 MWp in Queensland, Australia
    GUELPH, Ontario: Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that it has entered into binding contracts to sell interests in three solar farms in Queensland, Australia, with an aggregate 117 MWp of capacity to Foresight Solar Fund Limited ("FSFL").

  • Tara Chand Esq., CEO IPG Inc., Writes to President Trump - Why Politicians Have so Much Difficulty Solving Health Care - an Innovative Way Forward?
    LOS ANGELES: As the health care debate rages on inside Washington, how would the scientific community, which landed a man on the moon, approach the problem?

  • Sodexo and the University of Ottawa Make Sense of Seniors' Quality of Life
    LONDON: Sodexo, world leader in quality of life services, and the University of Ottawa Life Research Institute today released the first comprehensive study of how the five senses impact quality of life for those living in long-term care communities.

  • Shatrughan Sinha backs 'Mersal', says 'critics not anti-national'
    Patna (Bihar), Oct 21 : Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha on Saturday while referring to the ongoing controversy involving Tamil movie 'Mersal' said that criticising government's and its decisions does not make anyone anti-national.

  • Patidar leaders Reshma Patel, Varun Patel join BJP
    New Delhi , Oct. 21 : As Gujarat gears up for elections, Patidar leaders Reshma Patel and Varun Patel announced their decision of joining the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) following their meeting with party Chief Amit Shah here on Saturday.

  • Kashmir, Lucky Ali mesmerise each other
    Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct 21 : Renowned singer Lucky Ali, who enthralled the audience at a concert at Srinagar's Dal Lake, called Kashmir a peaceful place. Ali added that the Kashmiri culture should be promoted.

  • China, Japan and South Korea Meet in Guiyang to Seek Co-operation on Three Rural Issues
    GUIYANG, China: On September 17th, the Trilateral Local Governments' Forum on Three Rural Issues 2017 of the People's Republic of China, the Republic of Korea and Japan opened in Guiyang, China.

  • Kaori By Walter Martino The Million-Dollar Chef Unveils His New Executive Lunch Menu
    MIAMI: Many restaurants are quick to describe their food as "fusion," but few are able to successfully fuse two different cuisines. Celebrity Chef , and now Restaurateur Walter Martino is at the helm of an ambitious new venture in Miami's Downtown/Brickell District, with a menu that combines Japanese fare with Italian flavors.

  • Samsara Luggage Creators Shatters Equity Crowdfunding Goals in One Day
    NEW YORK: After shattering Kickstarter and Indiegogo goals and receiving huge market demand upon launch, the team at Samsara recently announced an equity crowdfunding campaign that will work to further develop the company. The campaign reached its goal within one day and has crossed the USD 10,000 milestone.

  • A Cup of Candy Flavor: Dunkin' Donuts Introduces New Almond Joy Hot Chocolates
    CANTON, Mass: Dunkin' Donuts is continuing its Halloween celebration with a sweet sip for the spookiest season, introducing new Almond Joy Hot Chocolate and Frozen Almond Joy Hot Chocolate.

  • Boston Winter Holiday Market Offers Local Charities Free Spot at This Year's Event
    NEWTON, Mass: The producer of the Boston Winter Holiday Market said today it plans to offer up to five charities a spot along with local vendors and artists who market their crafts and gifts at Boston's newest holiday tradition.

  • IBM inaugurates its Client Innovation Centre in Montreal
    MONTREAL: Developing and renewing local expertise and driving Quebec know-how through a competitive local business model is the mission of the brand new IBM Client Innovation Centre (CIC) (NYSE: IBM) which was officially inaugurated this morning in Montreal.

  • Winsupply opens new heating and air wholesale distributor in Kansas City, Mo.
    DAYTON, Ohio: Winsupply Inc., one of the largest distributors in the nation, has opened a new Winsupply company in Kansas City, Missouri. Winsupply of Kansas City, Mo., will provide sheet metal supplies, and heating, ventilation and cooling (HVAC) equipment to contractors throughout the region.

  • Altavoz Names City Music Deal Ambassador for Savannah, Georgia
    SAVANNAH, Ga: Altavoz Entertainment, Inc. is launching its fifth City Music Deal, this time in Savannah, Ga., under the ambassadorship of Craig Butts.

  • A Galaxy of Human and Animal Stars Team Up for Night of Unforgettable Television
    LOS ANGELES: For animal lovers and star gazers, it's television's biggest night of the year....and it's coming soon. Following nearly a million votes by the American public, the nation's most courageous canines of the year will be revealed on the American Humane Hero Dog Awards, sponsored by the Lois Pope LIFE Foundation, Inc. and broadcast nationwide on Hallmark Channel October 25 at 8 pm/7 CT.

  • The American College Congratulates David Blanchett, Adjunct Professor, For Earning AFS 'Best Paper' Award
    BRYN MAWR, Pa: The American College of Financial Services, the nation's only non-profit, accredited college devoted to financial services, announced today that the Academy of Financial Services (AFS) has awarded Adjunct Professor David Blanchett with 'Best Paper' in investments for his research article, 'The Value of a Gamma-Efficient Portfolio.'

  • Captain D's Multi-Unit Franchisee Opens Second Restaurant In Less Than 60 Days
    NASHVILLE, Tenn: Captain D's, the nation's leading fast casual seafood restaurant, announced today the opening of its newest franchised location in Horn Lake, Mississippi.

  • Kenya must lift protest ban and end pattern of police brutality ahead of poll, UN experts warn
    GENEVA: Kenya must lift its newly-imposed ban on protests in key cities, end police brutality during demonstrations, and halt attacks on the judiciary and civil society in the tense run-up to presidential elections on 26 October, a group of UN experts* has urged.

  • UK's First Terrorism Risk and Incident Prevention Training Launches to Help Prevent 'Vehicle as a Weapon' Related Incidents
    LETCHWORTH, England: Fleet Source, a leading provider of unrivalled training and auditing services for the road transport industry, today announces the launch of the UKs first Terrorism Risk and Incident Prevention suite of products and training services named 'TRIP', specifically designed for commercial fleet operators.

  • HENRY The Dentist Launches In New Jersey, Solving A Massive Healthcare Problem
    JERSEY, CITY, N.J: HENRY The Dentist (HENRY), a state-of-the-art mobile dental clinic that comes to corporate offices, announced the launch of the service in New Jersey.

  • Paxter Announces Launch of Kickstarter Campaign to Bring to Market the World's Most Functional Travel/Gym Container for Hygiene Products
    NEW YORK: Most people have experienced taking a shower and having too many bottles, brushes and other products spread out in ways that create inconveniences. For many on the road this is a frequent or even daily experience.

  • LG V30 Smartphone's Stunning Video Features Highlighted In Collection Of Original Films
    ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J: LG Electronics (LG) celebrated the retail launch of its newest flagship phone by commissioning six inspirational movie shorts by emerging filmmakers, who shot their films on the LG V30. LG also partnered with the 55th New York Film Festival for a weekend-long experiential activation in the Walter Reade Theater, as well as a private screening for the premiere of the original films.

  • Kellogg Company Employees Fight Hunger In Honor Of World Food Day
    BATTLE CREEK, Mich: After steadily declining for over a decade, global hunger is on the rise again. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization, an estimated 815 million people around the world are hungry and malnourished, especially those living in rural parts of the globe.

  • Real Relief Launches Magic Towel on Global Handwashing Day
    KOLDING, Denmark: Real Relief announced today the global launch of Magic Towel, a unique and innovative product that has the potential to offer clean, safe and bacteria-free hands after handwashing.

  • Canon Announces The Next Evolution Of Its Popular G-series Camera - The PowerShot G1 X Mark III
    MELVILLE, N.Y: Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced a new flagship addition to its acclaimed G-series of premium compact cameras, the Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III.

  • Topgolf Debuting New Game Technology at Orlando Opening this Friday
    ORLANDO, Fla: Global sports entertainment leader Topgolf opens the doors to its Orlando venue on Friday at 9 a.m. The new three level, 65,000-square-foot venue is the company's 36th location worldwide and first location to open with Toptracer technology.

  • America Is Just One Stolen Base Away From Winning Free Tacos
    IRVINE, Calif: Postseason baseball is upon us, and while we don't yet know which teams are bound for the Fall Classic, we do know that Taco Bell and Major League Baseball (MLB) are teaming up once again for the return of "Steal a Base, Steal a Taco." The first player to steal a base during the 2017 World Series presented by YouTube TV will be dubbed the sixth-ever Taco Hero, giving America free Doritos Locos Tacos.

  • Soylent to Donate 50 Percent of All New Sales on World Food Day
    LOS ANGELES: In June, we officially launched the #SoylentforGood program, our company-wide initiative that incorporates our collective efforts to combat food insecurity and enables us and our community to tackle hunger in new, innovative ways.

  • 500 Jobs Now Available at Topgolf Miami Gardens
    MIAMI, Oct. 16, 2017 : Global sports entertainment leader Topgolf today announced hiring plans for its 40th location, which will open late winter. Approximately 500 new jobs have been posted online at, and MISSION: Ambition auditions begin in three weeks.

  • Devbridge Group expands to U.K. with London office opening
    TORONTO: While news of Brexit swirls, a rapidly expanding Chicago tech company is planning what it's calling a "Brenter."

  • Entrepreneurs stand to gain from adapting to trends in shifting labour demographics and technology: BDC study
    TORONTO: BDC's most recent study, Future-Proof Your Business: Adapting to Demographic and Technology Trends, identifies six major emerging changes that are fundamentally reshaping Canada's business environment. The study's key findings were revealed today, during a BDC Small Business WeekTM kickoff event, co-hosted by Facebook Canada.

  • National Cyber Security Awareness Month Reminds Everyone That Smart Devices Are Fueled By Our Personal Information
    WASHINGTON: Technology is advancing at lightning speed. Innovations like smart cities, cars and appliances and connected health care devices are quickly becoming part of our daily lives. While increasing interconnectivity and the growing Internet of Things (IoT) offer tremendous efficiencies and benefits to our lives ‒ at home, at work and on the go ‒ it's essential to recognize that everyone plays a role in protecting this ever-expanding cyber ecosystem.

  • TacoTime Gives Away Free Mexi-Fries In Honor Of Mexi-Friday
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz: TacoTime ( proclaims Friday, October 20, 2017 as the first ever Mexi-Friday in honor of one of its favorite menu items. Customers can enjoy a free small Mexi-Fries with the purchase of any sized drink all day long.

  • Sitting and Sleeping Fueling Canada's Pain Crisis: 90 Per Cent Suffer from Daily Pain
    TORONTO: Canadians are suffering from daily muscle and joint pain, many turning to potentially harmful painkillers as a first step to treating their discomfort.

  • Kashmir, Lucky Ali mesmerise each other
    Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct 21 : Renowned singer Lucky Ali, who enthralled the audience at a concert at Srinagar's Dal Lake, called Kashmir a peaceful place. Ali added that the Kashmiri culture should be promoted.

  • PM to inaugurate Phase 1 of RO RO ferry service between Ghogha and Dahej tomorrow
    New Delhi , Oct 21 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Gujarat on Sunday to inaugurate Phase 1 of the RO RO (Roll on, Roll off) ferry service between Ghogha and Dahej.

  • Congress backs 'Mersal'
    New Delhi , Oct. 21 : Amid brewing controversy regarding the Tamil flick 'Mersal', the Congress Party on Saturday extended their support to the film and its cast by taking to Twitter.