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Corporate Social Responsibility Related News Releases and Story Ideas for Reporters, Bloggers and Media Outlets

22 02 2018

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Following are the latest Corporate Social Responsibility news releases and story ideas available from Business Wire. These recaps, curated by Business Wire, provide reporters and bloggers around the globe instant access to the latest news releases, providing relevant and trending content to share with their audiences. Discover more news via Business Wire’s Hot Topic recaps or create a custom news feed specific to your needs here. This service is provided at no charge to members of the media and financial communities. ZURICH -- RepRisk data used in JUST Capital's 2017 ranking of America's Most JUST Companies Source: RepRisk GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas -- Solar Generated Electricity Coming to More Six Flags Parks Source: Six Flags Entertainment Corporation SAN DIEGO -- UnitedHealthcare Donates Hasbro's NERF ENERGY Game Kits to Jackie Robinson Family YMCA Source: UnitedHealthcare TOKYO & MONTREAL -- Nominations Open for The MIDORI Prize for Biodiversity...

Visa Brings CyberSource Token Management Service to Clients Globally

22 02 2018

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Visa (NYSE: V) today introduced Token Management Service, a solution designed to unify management and secure customer payment data. Token Management Service enables an integrated view of payment preferences and behaviors across a merchant’s commerce platforms, processing environments, geographies, payment types and card brands. Seventy percent of the world, or more than 5 billion people, will be connected via mobile device by 20201, creating the need for merchants to provide consumers with seamless digital payments that work securely, anywhere and on any device. Laying a foundation for this transition, Visa has developed Token Management Service, part of Visa’s CyberSource payment management platform. Different token services deployed across multiple digital commerce environments create channel silos, preventing merchants from fully understanding payment behavior across their various customer touchpoints. Token Management Service helps enable merchants...

Kite, a Gilead Company, and Sangamo Therapeutics Announce Collaboration to Develop Next-Generation Engineered Cell Therapies for the Treatment of Cancer

22 02 2018

SANTA MONICA, Calif. & RICHMOND, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kite, a Gilead Company (Nasdaq:GILD) and Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:SGMO) today announced the companies have entered into a worldwide collaboration using Sangamo’s zinc finger nuclease (ZFN) technology platform for the development of next-generation ex vivo cell therapies in oncology. Kite will use Sangamo’s ZFN technology to modify genes to develop next-generation cell therapies for autologous and allogeneic use in treating different cancers. Allogeneic cell therapies from healthy donor cells or from renewable stem cells would provide a potential treatment option that can be accessed directly within the oncology infusion center, thus reducing the time to infusion for patients. Under the terms of the agreement, Sangamo will receive an upfront payment of $150 million and is eligible to receive up to $3.01 billion in potential payments, aggregated across 10 or more products utilizing Sangamo’s technology, based on...

Mycronic to introduce a new high-capacity, small-footprint storage system at APEX 2018

22 02 2018

Thu, Feb 22, 2018 13:00 CET Täby, 22 February, 2018 – Mycronic AB (publ) will launch its new high-capacity SMD Tower 8000 storage system at IPC APEX EXPO 2018 in San Diego (Booth 3511, Feb. 27 – March 1). The new system, which builds on the success of its current 615 series, is a compact, near-production storage solution that’s been raised to 3-meters in height but takes up just 1.5-square meters of space. As a result, it allows a 17% increase in reel capacity (1,148 reels), compared to previous SMD towers. The vendor-neutral system represents the most compact and flexible solution available on the market. Reduced bottlenecks in material flow “Ever since launching our first SMD Tower, we’ve seen an explosion of interest among assemblers in finding ways to eliminate unnecessary material movement and work-loading tasks in their factories,” says Robert Göthner, VP SMT, Assembly Solutions at Mycronic. “The high interest comes from all types of manufacturers, from high volume...

Hoverfly Technologies Becomes First AMAG Technology Certified Drone Partner

22 02 2018

Hoverfly tether-powered drones now seamlessly integrate with thousands of security monitoring installations around the world. Press Release - updated: Feb 22, 2018 07:00 EST ORLANDO, Fla., February 22, 2018 - Hoverfly Technologies, Inc., America’s leading tether-powered drone manufacturer is pleased to announce its partnership with AMAG Technology, the leading global security integration company. Hoverfly is the first drone company to receive AMAG Technology Certification, allowing Hoverfly drones to seamlessly integrate and interface with thousands of security monitoring installations that use AMAG Technology products around the world.   “This partnership means data, images, and information from our tether-powered persistent air vehicles will integrate with a huge installed base of video management and security monitoring systems,” said Rob Topping, Hoverfly CEO. “Hoverfly’s AMAG certification is a game-changer for companies and installations that need seamless airborne...

Innovations TV Explores Breakthrough Wireless Powering Technology & Future of Neuromodulation

22 02 2018

Jupiter, FL February 22, 2018 The award-winning producers of Innovations with Ed Begley, Jr. will educate audiences on recent developments in bioelectric medicine on an upcoming episode, scheduled to broadcast nationwide 2Q, 2018. Check your local listings for more information. In this episode, Innovations will feature Neuspera Medical Inc. (Neuspera), a company on the forefront of bioelectronic medicine. Neuspera is dedicated to treating chronic and debilitating diseases. This segment will explore the Neuspera® Mid-Field Powering platform, which is uniquely positioned to address a broad set of debilitating conditions. Viewers will learn how Neuspera® Mid-Field Powering technology is enabling some of the least invasive medical device options and is driving new approaches to proven medical treatments for chronic conditions. "Neuspera is pleased to showcase our exclusive technology that is core to a new era of bioelectronic medicines," said Alexander Yeh, Founder and CTO of Neuspera....

NewAir to Attend 2018 International Home + Housewares Show

22 02 2018

"The International Home + Housewares Show is one of the biggest shows of the year for manufacturers and buyers to connect," said Jordan Tanner, Director of Sales & Product Sourcing at NewAir. "We’re really excited to show off our best compact appliances and to help buyers to discover new products." CYPRESS, Calif. February 22, 2018 NewAir Appliances announces its booth (Lakeside Booth #12658) at the 2018 International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago this spring. The show is sponsored by the International Housewares Association and takes place at McCormick Place from March 10 through March 13. "The International Home + Housewares Show is one of the biggest shows of the year for manufacturers and buyers to connect," said Jordan Tanner, Director of Sales & Product Sourcing at NewAir. "We’re really excited to show off our best compact appliances and to help buyers to discover new products." NewAir will be one of 2,000 exhibitors on hand to demonstrate the latest solutions...

Houston, We Have Authentic Flavor: Coast Packing’s ‘Taste the Difference’ Online Guide Showcases Lard and Beef Tallow on the Menu

22 02 2018

Taste the Difference Houston VERNON, Calif. February 22, 2018 Having triumphed in the World Series and perservered through Hurricane Harvey, Houston deserves to kick back and chow down – and Coast Packing Company’s latest online gastronomic “taste map” is an ideal way to start. The timing could not be better. With the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo kicking off today and running through the 24th, some 250 teams will be competing in the World's Championship Bar-B-Que Contest (http://www.rodeohouston.com/Visit-the-Rodeo/Pre-Rodeo-Events/Bar-B-Que-Contest - #RODEOHOUSTON). Competitive eaters may want to check out the public venues, including The Garden, Rockin' Bar-B-Que Saloon and the Chuck Wagon. In the new installment of “Taste the Difference,” Coast Packing -- the leading supplier of animal fat shortenings in the Western U.S. -- is again putting its website where its taste buds are, following similar guides to Los Angeles, New York City, Chicago and Dallas. Coast...

Akamai Technologies To Participate In The Morgan Stanley Technology, Media And Telecommunications Conference

22 02 2018

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 22, 2018 -- Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), the world's largest and most trusted cloud delivery platform, announced today that it will be participating in the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecommunications Conference in San Francisco.  CEO, Tom Leighton and CFO, Jim Benson will present an update on the Company's service offerings. When: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 11:45 a.m. (ET) 8:45 a.m. (PT) Where: The Palace Hotel                     San Francisco, CA What: Presentation: Review of company service offerings A live audio webcast of the presentation and a replay will be available on Akamai's website at http://www.akamai.com/html/investor/index.html.  Please go to the "Investor Events" section of the Akamai Investor Relations Web page to access the presentation. About...

IDACORP, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2017 Results, Initiates 2018 Earnings Guidance

22 02 2018

BOISE, Idaho, Feb. 22, 2018 -- IDACORP, Inc. (NYSE: IDA) recorded fourth quarter 2017 net income attributable to IDACORP of $38.9 million, or $0.77 per diluted share, compared with $33.2 million, or $0.66 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2016. IDACORP reported 2017 net income attributable to IDACORP of $212.4 million, or $4.21 per diluted share, compared with $198.3 million, or $3.94 per diluted share, in 2016. Idaho Power Company, IDACORP's principal operating subsidiary, reported fourth quarter 2017 net income of $37.2 million, compared with $28.9 million for the same period in 2016, and 2017 net income of $206.3 million, compared with $189.2 million in 2016. "Many factors contributed to IDACORP's tenth consecutive year of earnings growth," said IDACORP President and CEO Darrel Anderson. "Strong economic activity in our region, productive regulatory outcomes, and continued prudent oversight of our operating expenses helped lift our operating income." IDACORP...

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