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Coverall® Expands Presence Throughout California And Announces New Regional Vice Presidents

 Coverall North America, Inc., a leading franchisor of commercial cleaning businesses, announced today the appointment of two new Regional Vice...

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Porsche Reports June 2015 Sales

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA), importer and distributor in the United States of Porsche 918 Spyder, 911, Boxster and Cayman sports cars,...

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Mitsubishi Motors Reports Sixteenth Month Of Year-Over-Year Sales Increases

 Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) achieved its 16th consecutive month of year-over-year sales increases in June, reporting 7,963...

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How millennials are gaming e-commerce

How To Game E-Commerce: Mindshare North America Explores The New Normal For Online Shopping

What would you do to get a great deal online? Turns out that it's quite a lot, especially if you're a millennial. Mindshare North America, the...

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Mazda North American Operations is headquartered in Irvine, Calif., and oversees the sales, marketing, parts and customer service support of Mazda vehicles in the United States and Mexico through nearly 700 dealers. Operations in Mexico are managed by Mazda Motor de Mexico in Mexico City. For more information on Mazda vehicles, including photography and B-roll, please visit the online Mazda media center at

Mazda Reports Best June Since 2002

 Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) today reported June U.S. sales of 27,223 vehicles, representing an increase of 3.9 percent versus last...

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Freudenberg acquires BlueSky Process Solutions

The Freudenberg Group is strengthening its position as a global supplier for the upstream oil and gas market. The Freudenberg Oil & Gas...

Jun 30, 2015, 10:51 ET
Emmy Award-winning alumnus Michael J. Kelley is new dean of Design and Production at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts in Winston-Salem

Emmy Award-Winning Alumnus Is New Dean Of Design And Production At UNCSA

Michael J. Kelley, a two-time Emmy Award-winning alumnus, is the new Dean of Design and Production (D&P) at the University of North Carolina...

Jun 30, 2015, 08:40 ET
Tim Loncarich, CEO of North America Procurement Council.

North America Procurement Council Gives Businesses One Trillion Reasons to Celebrate This 4th of July

 Economic Independence Day has finally dawned. The North America Procurement Council, a Colorado-based public benefit corporation, has launched...

Jun 30, 2015, 08:13 ET

Dallas Moving Company NDMS Helps Deliver Nourishment to Children in Need Through North Texas Food Bank's Food 4 Kids Program

 When the North Texas Food Bank (NTFB) initially approached local moving companies to support its Food 4 Kids program, North Dallas Moving and...

Jun 30, 2015, 07:45 ET

North American Cannabis Holdings Acquires Health Beverage Café With 10-Year Operating History As Flagship In Network Of 300 Licensed Brand Name Juice Bars

North American Cannabis Holdings, Inc. (OTC: USMJ) today announced a strategic acquisition that is the cornerstone of the Company's recent...

Jun 29, 2015, 14:26 ET
The North Face runner Rob Krar finishes first at the Men's Western States 100 Mile Endurance RunPhoto credit: Alex Aristei / GOLDIE Productions

Rob Krar Earns Second Consecutive Win at Historic Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run

 The North Face runner Rob Krar, 38 of Flagstaff, Ariz., outpaced a field of the most elite ultrarunners in the world to earn his second...

Jun 29, 2015, 12:27 ET

Intersolar North America Expands Downstream Workshops, Technical Trainings

 Intersolar North America, the most-attended solar industry exhibition and conference dedicated to the North American market, will offer an...

Jun 29, 2015, 11:00 ET

Sparks Grove Expands New York Office

Sparks Grove, an experience design division of global consulting firm North Highland, has hired seasoned creative designer Joseph Agresta and...

Jun 29, 2015, 09:00 ET

Panasonic Acquires NYC-based MagicInk Interactive LLC

Panasonic has acquired MagicInk Interactive LLC, a New York City-based, privately-held provider of hardware, software and integration services for...

Jun 26, 2015, 18:25 ET

North Growth Management Announces Lower Fees

VANCOUVER, June 26, 2015 /CNW/ - North Growth Management Ltd. today announced that it will be lowering its all-inclusive management fees...

Jun 26, 2015, 12:21 ET

North American Cannabis Holdings Announces Suit to Cancel 33 Million USMJ Common Shares

 North American Cannabis Holdings, Inc. (USMJ) announced that the Company plans to file suit today to compel the cancellation of thirty-three...

Jun 25, 2015, 16:07 ET
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Supreme Court's ACA Ruling Opportunity for Congress to Stop the Obama Administration's Pick-Pocketing of Working People

Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – made the following statement today...

Jun 25, 2015, 11:00 ET

First North County Water Summit to Address Drought on July 16, 2015

Due to years of hard work, planning and investment San Diego County's region is well poised to weather the historic drought that has crippled most...

Jun 24, 2015, 15:00 ET
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North State Communications Acquires Stalwart

North State Communications, a leading fiber optic network, data center and cloud services provider, announces today that it has entered into a...

Jun 24, 2015, 14:18 ET

Building Trades Applaud New York Leadership for Agreement on 421-a Program

 The following statement was released today by North America's Building Trades Unions in reaction to the agreement reached on the framework for...