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TCL Launches 2015 TCL Roku TV Line-Up

 TCL, one of the fastest growing TV brands in the U.S., unveiled its Roku TV™ line-up for the first half of 2015. In partnership with...

Mar 25, 2015, 13:30 ET
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World-Renowned Inventor and Futurist Ray Kurzweil to Open SAE 2015 World Congress & Exhibition

Ray Kurzweil, a director of engineering at Google and a world renowned American futurist and inventor, will be the opening speaker next month at...

Mar 25, 2015, 00:01 ET
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


 Ready to join the Club? The 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Club edition, that is. Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) will be introducing the North...

Mar 24, 2015, 09:00 ET

North American Spine Featured on the CW

 North American Spine was featured on the CW 33 for their recent community outreach efforts. In honor of Yoga Recess Day, North American Spine...

Mar 24, 2015, 08:00 ET

Linde starts up new air separation unit in Texas

 Linde North America has completed installation of its air separation unit (ASU) and associated supporting facilities in La Porte, Texas. The...

Mar 24, 2015, 05:05 ET
GDF SUEZ Energy Resources Renews Multi-Year Contract to Power Citizens Bank Park

GDF SUEZ Energy Resources Renews Multi-Year Contract to Power Citizens Bank Park, Home of Philadelphia Phillies

GDF SUEZ Energy Resources NA, a leader in U.S. retail energy, announced today that it has renewed its multi-year contract to power Citizens Bank...

Mar 23, 2015, 08:15 ET

Panasonic to Share Intellectual Property to Spur Growth of Internet of Things

 Panasonic will today formally pledge to provide royalty-free access to software, patents and experience from its product ecosystem to speed...

Mar 23, 2015, 08:00 ET
Jaguar North America announced today that for the third year in a row, since the F-TYPE launch in 2013, it is challenging the sports car status quo by strengthening the two-seat sports car's competitive position in the marketplace.

Jaguar Hits The Gas Pedal On U.S. 2016 F-TYPE Lineup To Raise Pressure On The Competition

 Jaguar North America announced today that for the third year in a row, since the F-TYPE launch in 2013, it is challenging the sports car...

Mar 23, 2015, 08:00 ET
2016 Mitsubishi Outlander New York International Auto Show Teaser

Mitsubishi Motors To Conduct World Premiere Of 2016 Outlander At The New York International Auto Show

 Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) is pleased to announce that it will make the world premiere of the 2016 Outlander during its...

Mar 23, 2015, 07:00 ET

Addcomp North America installs development line at Rochester Hills manufacturing facility

 Addcomp North America Inc. (ACNA) announced that it has installed a second twin-screw extrusion line at its manufacturing facility in...

Mar 20, 2015, 11:30 ET
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Building the Manufacturing Workforce of the Future

Honda North America, Inc., today announced an innovative $1 million Ohio-based workforce development initiative to create interest in manufacturing...

Mar 20, 2015, 11:28 ET

Former Capital One Executive Brings Operational Expertise to Viewpost

Viewpost North America, LLC (Viewpost), a financial technology startup that is revolutionizing how businesses pay and get paid, today announced Dan...

Mar 20, 2015, 10:30 ET
Paul DeLong Named President and CEO of car2go North America

Paul DeLong Named President & CEO Of car2go North America

 car2go N.A. LLC announced today that it has appointed Paul DeLong to the position of President and CEO of car2go North America. In this...

Mar 19, 2015, 14:03 ET

Sparks Grove Wins Two AMY Awards

 Sparks Grove, a leading marketing firm focused on experience design, won two prestigious Atlanta Marketer of the Year (AMY) Awards from the...

Mar 18, 2015, 16:49 ET

Franchise Services of North America announces the opening of the U-Save Car & Truck Rental location at Newark, New Jersey, airport

TSX-V Trading Symbol: FSN RIDGELAND, MS, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - FRANCHISE SERVICES OF NORTH AMERICA INC. ("FSNA" or the "Company") (FSN.V)...

Mar 18, 2015, 09:00 ET
Honeywell DH70W 70-Pint Dehumidifier

JMATEK North America Announces New Honeywell Portable Dehumidifiers

 JMATEK North America, LLC, today announced the addition of three new portable residential dehumidifiers to its product portfolio. The...

Mar 18, 2015, 08:20 ET

Linde to host hospitality event at AFPM Annual Meeting in San Antonio

 Attendees at this year's AFPM Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas, will have an opportunity to spend time with Linde experts who have...

Mar 18, 2015, 08:00 ET

Linde Engineering to present paper on pressure swing adsorption (PSA) at refining and petrochemical conference

 Linde Engineering North America announced today that Tobias Keller, Vice President of Business Development and Sales for Adsorption Plants, is...

Mar 18, 2015, 07:00 ET

Linde expert to discuss next generation improvements for optimizing full-field development of unconventional oil and gas reservoirs

 A Linde paper to be presented at the upcoming Center for Petroleum & Geosystems Engineering Symposium on "Frontiers in Subsurface Energy"...

Mar 17, 2015, 14:33 ET
Rolf Olsen, Chief Data Officer, Mindshare North America

Mindshare North America Appoints iProspect's Rolf Olsen as Chief Data Officer

 Mindshare North America, the global media agency network that is part of WPP, announced today the appointment of Rolf Olsen as Chief Data...