• Smithfield Foods Significantly Reduces Collision Frequency with SmartDrive Video-Based Safety Platform
    SAN DIEGO: SmartDrive Systems, a leader in driving performance solutions that reduce collisions and improve fuel efficiency, today announced that Smithfield Foods, Inc. has deployed the SmartDrive video-based safety program across its entire fleet of nearly 600 Armour and Eckrich branded refrigerated box trucks following a competitive review and pilot program. Armour and Eckrich are brands of Smithfield Foods.

  • Thousands Of Students And Female Change-Makers Unite To Celebrate International Day Of The Girl and Spark Girls' Interest In STEM
    DALLAS: Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI), VEX Robotics, Inc. and the Robotics Education and Competition (REC) Foundation were excited to connect hundreds of students with a potential interest in robotics, for an evening full of engaging hands-on activities developed to nurture girls' engagement in STEM concepts and redefine the face of STEM.

  • CalAtlantic Homes Begins Sales At Biltmore Shadows, Delivering Luxurious, Gated New Home Designs To The Heart Of Phoenix
    PHOENIX: CalAtlantic Homes, one of the nation's largest homebuilders, has kicked-off sales at Biltmore Shadows, a new enclave of limited availability, luxury homes in the sought-after Biltmore area of Phoenix, AZ.

  • The Highly Anticipated Sena 30K Mesh Intercom Communication System is Here
    IRVINE, Calif: Sena Technologies, Inc., the global leader in Bluetooth innovation for the motorsports, action sports and outdoor sports lifestyles, has announced the release of the revolutionary Sena 30K Mesh Intercom Communication System.

  • Cheers To Two Hundred Years: The Story of Guinness In America
    CHARLESTON, S.C: The story begins on October 16th, 1817 with a single line in a brewer's log. The handwritten note reveals the first eight barrels of Guinness beer - a porter to be exact - meant for America would make their arrival in South Carolina.

  • Americans Choose Healthier Medicine as Nation Anticipates Harsh Flu Season
    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif: Fall may only have just begun, but a foreboding flu season is already underway: local and regional cases of influenza virus or influenza-like symptoms have already been reported nationwide.

  • Health Catalyst Named One of Utah's 20 Fastest Growing Companies For Third Year in a Row
    SALT LAKE CITY: Health Catalyst, a leader in healthcare analytics, decision support and outcomes improvement, was ranked the 17th fastest growing company in Utah by MountainWest Capital Network (MWCN) in the 23rd annual Utah 100 Awards. Health Catalyst has made the list's Top 20 every year since first becoming eligible in 2015.

  • ZeOmega #1 for Care Management Workflow Applications and Ranked in the Top 50 Disruptive Health IT Companies List by Black Book
    PLANO, Texas: ZeOmega Inc., the market leader in population health management solutions, was recently ranked number one by Black Book for best Care Management Workflow Applications in the category, "Payer Value Based Health Tools." This marks the third year in a row ZeOmega has been ranked first place in this category.

  • Hybrid Relaunches Tech Wire Asia, Unveils Plans for Global Tech Site
    BRISTOL, England: Digital publisher Hybrid today launched a progressive new look for Tech Wire Asia, the company's online content platform for technology news and insights for Asian enterprises.

  • Dream Hotel Group Announces First Hotel in England
    NEW YORK: Renowned hotel brand and management company Dream Hotel Group today announced plans to debut Unscripted Hotels, its newest lifestyle brand and hospitality concept designed for the progressive, creative traveler, in England in 2020.

  • New Survey Finds 54pc of Consumers Will Begin Holiday Shopping Before Black Friday
    AUSTIN, Texas: The holiday season is upon us already, and if it seems as if each year the season starts earlier and earlier, you would be correct.

  • Green Homes Save Twice As Much Energy As Anticipated, According To Seattle Study
    BELLEVUE, Wash: A recent study comparing projected and actual electricity used in homes constructed to meet Washington's green certification standard - Built Green - revealed that certified homes used up to 40pc less electricity than non-certified homes, in some cases making Built Green homes twice as efficient as predicted.

  • New technology Integrates DISC Behavioral Analysis with Third-Party Applications
    YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio: PeopleKeys, a world leader in personality assessment technology, announces a new Application Programming Interface (API) allowing their behavioral-matching algorithms to integrate with a client's platform or application.

  • WestJet unveils Canada's first Boeing 737 MAX
    CALGARY: WestJet officially unveiled its first Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft, one of 50 scheduled for delivery in the next four years.

  • WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017 competition promotes global vocational education and skills excellence
    EVERETT, Wash: More than 1,200 vocational students from around the world are heading to the United Arab Emirates to demonstrate their skills and compete head-to-head to be the best in the world at WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017.

  • WestJet unveils Canada's first Boeing 737 MAX
    CALGARY: WestJet officially unveiled its first Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft, one of 50 scheduled for delivery in the next four years.

  • Embassy Group Sells Most Expensive Residential Home in South India
    BENGALURU: Single Level Unit of the Four Seasons Private Residence at Embassy ONE Bengaluru sold for Rs. 50 Crores

  • Delhi NCR's First Super Specialized Dental Implant Clinic Launched by Paras Hospitals, Gurgaon
    GURGAON, India: Annually, more than 3 lakh Indians undergo dental implant surgery and studies highlight that by 2025 this number is expected to touch 15 lakh Indians. The low numbers of dental implant surgeries are due to the lack of awareness, unavailability of specialists and infrastructure to support the same.

  • Tokyo to Invite Bloggers, Journalists to Travel on Recommended Routes to Enjoy Contrast between Tokyo, Fukushima
    TOKYO: The Tokyo Metropolitan Government is developing sightseeing routes from Tokyo to various tourist attractions in the Tohoku region to publicize diverse allures in these two regions and encourage individual foreign tourists visiting Tokyo to travel further to Tohoku.

  • Your Movies, Together at Last: Announcing the launch of MOVIES ANYWHERE
    BURBANK, Calif: Movie lovers now have a new home for their favorite digital movies as Movies Anywhere launches in the U.S. today with an unprecedented five Hollywood studios and four major digital retailers on board.

  • Of Wonderwalls And Amazing Balls - Resorts World Genting unveils largest permanent winch installation called SkySymphony and magnificent LED shows at SkyAvenue
    GENTING HIGHLANDS, Malaysia: The huge atrium at the tail end of SkyAvenue has been the main attraction to many visitors since it opened last December. Thanks to its giant LED screen shows and recently added winch Installation performances, the SkySymphony.

  • Legion Reaffirms Position for 'Strong America'
    INDIANAPOLIS: In response to recent headlines about a divided country, The American Legion's board of directors unanimously passed a national resolution titled "Reaffirmation for a strong America."

  • Discovery Elementary School in San Marcos Awarded USD 5,000 Barona Education Grant to Upgrade Classroom Technology
    SAN MARCOS, Calif: The Barona Band of Mission Indians recently awarded students and teachers at Discovery Elementary School in San Marcos a USD 5,000 Barona Education Grant. The school will use the donation to purchase 12 Chromebooks and 12 headphone sets to update technology for 2nd grade students.

  • The Spelman College Department of Dance Performance and Choreography Teaches Through the Lens of Black Feminist Theory
    ATLANTA: Spelman College's newly formed Department of Dance Performance and Choreography has chosen a unique approach to teaching the next generation of dancers, choreographers and change makers by accentuating Black feminist theory.

  • Millions of California Residents to Participate in ShakeOut, the World's Largest Earthquake Drill
    LOS ANGELES: The Great California ShakeOut earthquake drill this October 19 will involve more than 9.3 million Californians and counting who will practice "Drop, Cover and Hold On," the protocol recommended by earthquake safety experts as essential for avoiding injury and even death.

  • Red Cross Provides Relief as 15+ Major Wildfires Burn More than 110,000 Acres Across California
    WASHINGTON: More than 15 deadly wildfires are burning across California, threatening residents, homes and businesses. The American Red Cross is there working alongside partners to provide shelter, food and comfort for people forced to leave their homes.

  • Bail Industry Poised To Take On Zuckerberg And Soros To Protect American Citizens
    CHARLESTON, S.C: United Bail of America today announced that it is fighting back against the Zuckerberg and Soros funded initiatives to end bail in the United States.

  • Empire State Realty Trust Leases over 85,000 Sq. Ft. to ASCAP at 250 West 57th Street
    NEW YORK: Empire State Realty Trust (NYSE: ESRT) announced today that the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP), has signed an 85,400 sq. ft. long-term lease for four floors at 250 West 57th Street.

  • Talking Lexa Bear turns your digital assistant into your forever friend
    AUSTIN, Texas: Wetwire Robotics today announced they are launching the first in a new line of smart toys geared towards digital assistants like Amazon's Alexa devices. The first model is called Lexa Bear and is a talking teddy bear that is designed to hold an Echo Dot or connect with any Bluetooth device like a mobile phone or tablet.

  • Geneva Commons Introduces Fall Fest Event on Oct. 29th
    GENEVA, Ill: Geneva Commons is mixing things up this year. Instead of the usual Halloween trick or treating, the open-air shopping center is treating the community to a Fall Fest event on Sunday, Oct. 29, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

  • LG V30 Smartphone Arrives in Canada October 20
    TORONTO: LG Electronics (LG) is introducing the LG V30, the latest iteration of the company's V series flagship smartphones, to Canadians on October 20, 2017.

  • San Francisco Tops the List of Best Cities for Trick-or-Treating
    SEATTLE: San Francisco and San Jose are the best cities for trick-or-treating in 2017, according to Zillow's annual Trick-or-Treat Indexi.

  • Hormel Foods Named one of the 50 Best Places to Intern in the U.S
    AUSTIN, Minn: Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today announced it has been named one of best places to intern in the U.S. according to Vault's 2018 50 Best Internships ranking. Hormel Foods ranked No. 23 on the top 50 list, and No. 4 in the retail and consumer products category.

  • RealSelf Announces Partnership to Support Training and Mentoring of Female Surgeons in Africa
    SEATTLE: RealSelf, the most trusted online destination to get informed about elective cosmetic treatments and find the right provider, announced a partnership with Mission: Restore to support the next generation of female surgeons in Africa.

  • Cheers To Two Hundred Years: The Story of Guinness In America
    CHARLESTON, S.C: The story begins on October 16th, 1817 with a single line in a brewer's log. The handwritten note reveals the first eight barrels of Guinness beer - a porter to be exact - meant for America would make their arrival in South Carolina.

  • Realistic Artificial Grass Lawns are Growing in Popularity
    WESTLAKE, Texas: When it comes to artificial grass, most homeowners worry about only one thing - whether or not it looks artificial. Synthetic Grass Warehouse (SGW), one of the largest providers of fake grass in the United States, claims that business is booming despite easing drought concerns.

  • Scripps Congratulates SCAN Health Plan on Medicare 4.5-Star Rating
    SAN DIEGO and LONG BEACH, Calif: Scripps, San Diego's premier integrated healthcare delivery system today congratulates SCAN Health Plan, one of the nation's largest not-for-profit Medicare Advantage plans, on receiving a 4.5-star rating on a five-point scale from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

  • Unisys Names Chris Bauer to Lead Its U.S. Federal Civilian Agency Business
    RESTON, Va: Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) announced today that Chris Bauer has joined the company as group vice president for civilian agencies for Unisys Federal.

  • Leading Car Detailing Brand 3M Launches its 100th Car Care Store
    AHMEDABAD, India: 3M Car Care, India's single largest organized player in the car detailing sector announced its 100th store launch in Ahmedabad, today, making this the third store in the city. The inauguration was marked by a ribbon-cutting ceremony by Mr. Ajay Jain, Vice President, Automotive Aftermarkets Division, 3M India.

  • Innovations to Reshape Malaysia's Wellness Industry at MOSTI's NICE Expo 2017
    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: The Wellness Cluster at the National Innovation and Creative Economy Expo 2017 (NICE 2017) is expected to transform Malaysia's wellness industry through the growth of cutting-edge innovations.

  • Natural Grocers to open relocated South Colorado Springs store on Oct. 26
    LAKEWOOD, Colo: Natural Grocers will open its relocated South Colorado Springs store in on Oct. 26. Located at 1604 South Nevada Ave. in Colorado Springs, the new 15,000 square-foot store will open at 8 a.m. with a grand re-opening celebration.

  • Saab to Supply Port Management Information System in the U.S
    WASHINGTON: Saab's KleinPort is continually being enhanced with industry best practices to provide ports around the world with efficient and effective means to manage and control operations. The latest addition, COP, gives all authorized port stakeholders an easily accessible, map-based overview of their port.

  • We're getting fresh!
    CALGARY: WestJet announced that it has partnered with fresh casual restaurant, The Chopped Leaf, in a move that will see the restaurant's whole-food offerings available on board WestJet aircraft.

  • Melaka Students Take On Plastics Recycling Challenge
    MELAKA, Malaysia: Hundreds of students from 12 selected schools in Melaka today showcased their plastics recycling efforts at the Award Ceremony for the Malaysian Plastics Manufacturers Association (MPMA)-DOW School Environmental Challenge 2017 Program.

  • The Gary Sinise Foundation Joined Forces With TAPS And American Airlines To Give Surviving Spouses Of Fallen Service Members A Hollywood Adventure!
    WOODLAND HILLS, Calif: Actor/Humanitarian Gary Sinise and the Gary Sinise Foundation's Relief and Resiliency Outreach program put together a multi-day Hollywood Adventure! to pay tribute to surviving military spouses of fallen service members.

  • Expanding Regional Economies to Lift Home Prices in Canada's Major Markets
    TORONTO: According to the Royal LePage House Price Survey1 released today, home prices in Canada's five most populated housing markets are rising at a similar, healthy pace on a quarter-over-quarter basis, the first time this has occurred in six years.

  • Black Friday 2017 Shopping Report: Consumer Sentiment is Riding High - Research from Periscope By McKinsey
    NEW YORK: Periscope By McKinsey, a suite of solutions focusing on price, promotion, assortment, sales and marketing optimization to achieve sustainable revenue growth, announced the findings of research that it carried-out during October 2017 on consumer sentiment towards Black Friday 2017, the categories they will shop in, and how.

  • An Epic Adventure in Yunnan through Ancient Lands
    LIJIANG and BENZILAN: Discover ancient Naxi lifestyles and encounter epoch-old Tibetan traditions as customers experience a soul-stirring adventure through tiny mountain villages that few westerners see.

  • CIIF 2017 will be held in Shanghai on Nov. 7-11, 2017
    SHANGHAI: As the giant leading manufacturing trade fair in China, China International Industry Fair (CIIF in brief) will be staged on 7-11, November this year at National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai).

  • Reliance Jewels Brings Wide Varieties of Contemporary and Traditional Designs Along With Festive Offers on the Occasion of Diwali
    MUMBAI: Ushering in this festive and Diwali season, Reliance Jewels, one of India's leading jewellery brands, has geared up with a range of special Diwali Dhamaka offers to celebrate the festival of lights.

  • A woman's strength is unlimited, says award-winning UN peacekeeper
    NEW YORK: Being a girl child, I dreamt of occupying a powerful position to influence and create change in the community. It was the segregation of women that I experienced in my childhood that gave me the strength to add my voice in everything I did."

  • Magdalen Islanders rally to maintain control over their ferry
    CAP-AUX-MEULES, QC: Reacting to Transport Canada's intention to introduce a new ferry management policy for Eastern Canada, the Magdalen Islands community is rallying to preserve the CTMA as operator of the Islands' ferry service and asking to be excluded from a future bidding process.

  • Disney Accelerator Showcases 11 Startups at 2017 Demo Day
    BURBANK, Calif: The Walt Disney Company concluded the 2017 Disney Accelerator program today by hosting its fourth annual Demo Day. At the event, the eleven participating companies presented their businesses to investors, Disney executives and other industry leaders. Several participating companies also announced collaborations with various Disney divisions.

  • Warriors Discover New Path to Recovery During Rock Hill Soldier Ride
    ROCK HILL, S.C: Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) Soldier Ride, presented by USAA, continued its roll across America to serve another community of wounded warriors. In South Carolina, over 40 warriors hit the road and began building a local network of veterans that can provide critical support on the path to recovery.

  • Introducing the Wagz Smart Collar: The First All-in-One Dog Collar Built to Strengthen the Bond Between Humans and Dogs
    DOVER, N.H: Wagz, Inc., a pioneering connected pet tech company, is proud to launch its first Indiegogo campaign to help introduce the world's smartest dog collar in early 2018. Everything about the Wagz Smart Collar, from its industry-shaking technology to its modern app interface, was purpose-built to create safer, healthier, happier dogs. Starting today, anyone can back Wagz on Indiegogo.

  • Travel Navigator Named Best Travel Technology Product at the Global Youth Travel Awards
    TORONTO: Ingle International is thrilled to announce that Travel Navigator has won the Global Youth Travel Award in the Best Travel Technology Product category.

  • Gardner Capital, Kansas City Board of Public Utilities and MC Power Companies Flip the Switch on 1.27MW Community Solar Farm in Kansas City, Kansas
    KANSAS CITY, Kan: Gardner Capital, MC Power Companies, and Kansas City Board of Public Utilities (BPU) held a dedication ceremony on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 for the newly completed Community Solar Farm. The project will provide clean, reliable electricity for nearly 150 homes in the BPU grid.

  • Travel Leaders Group Supports Caribbean Tourism by Encouraging Agents to Become One Caribbean Family Ambassadors
    NEW YORK: Travel Leaders Group launched a travel agent and consumer-awareness campaign to promote Caribbean destinations that are open for business for fall and winter travel.

  • Plan International Canada celebrates International Day of the Girl with youth panel event
    TORONTO: Plan International Canada kicked off the sixth annual International Day of the Girl with a youth panel event at the Toronto Stock Exchange. Former Conservative Leader Rona Ambrose and Global Compact Network Canada President Helle Bank Jorgensen delivered remarks celebrating International Day of the Girl and the success of the #GirlsBelongHere initiative.

  • Farmers Insurance Recognized by Great Place to Work
    WOODLAND HILLS, Calif: Farmers Insurance was certified as a great workplace today by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work. Farmers earned this credential based on extensive ratings provided by its employees in anonymous surveys. A summary of these ratings can be found at