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July 26, 2019
Personal robots, voice-activated toys, teddy bears with Bluetooth connections, watches with GPS trackers—today’s smart toys allow your child to interact with the world around them. Some have great educational potential and are designed to spark...
July 25, 2019
The Board of Directors, at the meeting held on July 24, 2019 declared the distribution of the second 2019 interim dividend at an amount of €0.66/share, an increase of 3.1% from the interim and final dividends paid in 2018, in accordance with the...
July 24, 2019
Promoting the world’s healthiest diet can improve the health of an economy and a society too. Wise Greece, winner of the Allianz Future Generations Award 2019, shows us how. In a tough competition, Wise Greece beat out seven other social startups...
July 22, 2019
Kroger announced today it has named DDB New York as its official Agency of Record (AOR) after a historic competitive pitch process. As Kroger's first-ever creative AOR, DDB will be responsible for developing a refreshed, stronger brand identity...
July 18, 2019
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. will begin sales of the all-new N-WGN and N-WGN Custom on August 9, 2019 at dealerships across Japan.
July 17, 2019
AXA announced today the expansion of its Payer-to-Partner strategy in emerging markets. AXA is creating a digital and physical health care ecosystem by launching its own medical centers, linked directly to its health insurance services. By...
July 16, 2019
Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) today announced that Stephen Mason, President of the company's Cardinal Health at-Home Solutions business, has been promoted to Chief Executive Officer of Cardinal Health's Medical segment. Mr. Mason will succeed Jon...
July 15, 2019
Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced the company has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the most advanced MitraClip™ heart valve repair device to treat mitral regurgitation. The latest approval for the fourth-generation...
July 13, 2019
Adobe (Nasdaq:ADBE) announced that the company has been recognized as a leader in “The Forrester Wave™: Digital Experience Platforms, Q3 2019” report by Forrester Research, Inc. Forrester included 10 vendors in the report, and Adobe received the...
July 12, 2019
Airbus Helicopters has strengthened its footprint in Italy with the acquisition of its distributor and 50-year partner Aersud Elicotteri.
Headquartered in the North of Italy, near the city of Verona, Aersud has played a key role in the...
July 10, 2019
Coty and Lacoste today announced the renewal of their long-term fragrance license partnership.
More than a brand, Lacoste has, for over 85 years, embodied a distinctive style and attitude. An athletic figure with a bold signature that combines...
July 9, 2019
A group of Ecuadorian plaintiffs whose litigation against Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) has been exposed as a fraud and bribery scheme by courts in the United States and elsewhere has ended its Canadian lawsuit against the company. Following...
July 8, 2019
American Family Insurance and the American Family Insurance Dreams Foundation continues to support non-profit organizations doing important work in our communities across the nation. The latest grant investments total $737,500, awarded to 87...
July 7, 2019
FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, has announced that more than 3,200 members of the team across the Middle East, Indian Subcontinent, and Africa region, have volunteered...
July 3, 2019
Publicis Groupe (Euronext Paris: FR0000130577, CAC 40) announced the completion of the acquisition of data-driven marketing company, Epsilon, from Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE: ADS), at a net value of 3.95 billion dollars after tax...