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ProMat attendees last week came to buy and Pcdata USA had more booth traffic than ever before. ProMat 2015 attendees were in Chicago last week in record numbers at McCormick Place (with the final attendance tallies not yet released). Registered attendees answered a variety of questions indicating their industry, product interest, buying authority, and spending plans. Below are some highlights from current ProMat attendee demographics.
An investigation for investors, who purchased NYSE:BPI shares in 2012 or earlier and currently still hold any of those NYSE:BPI shares, was announced concerning potential wrongdoing by Bridgepoint Education certain officers and directors.
PlasmaTech Biopharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company advancing protein biologic therapies and oncology supportive care products, announced today that its Korean marketing partner, Hanmi Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd ("Hanmi") (KSE: 128940) has received marketing approval in Korea from the country's Ministry of Food and Drug Safety ("MFDS") and the Korea Testing & Research Institute (KTR) for MuGard, its oncology supportive-care treatment for the management of oral mucositis. Under the terms of the previously announced marketing agreement, Hanmi will import MuGard from the United States and marketing will commence. Hanmi intends to market MuGard in Korea under the trade name Mucogard.
According to recent research published by the Association of Graduate Recruiters and High Fliers Research, graduate job positions are predicted to rise by as much 11.9% in 2015, which is more than 2013 and 2014 combined. GSR2R, a successful recruitment-to-recruitment company who help graduates gain employment in the recruitment consultant industry across a range of sectors, have commented.
Recent figures obtained by Sky News show that in the last four weeks, paramedics were forced to queue outside A and E departments for more than a combined total of 42,000 hours.
Throughout the modern world there are small, unassuming objects that conspire to make life easier and more convenient without anyone noticing. For businesses however, it is their job to ensure these small conveniences are in place to optimize the workplace for their staff. Mats are one such small convenience that can nevertheless have a profound effect on workplace safety and satisfaction. Mat Centre Ltd offers UK and European made matting solutions, and has recently expanded their range of products.
The renewable heat incentive scheme was initiated in April of 2014, and since then some twenty five thousand homes have seized the chance to cut into the price of soaring energy bills by installing renewable and eco-friendly home systems, including air and ground source heat pumps and biomass boilers.
A least quarterly analysis report released through National estate agent Struttand Parker has showed an extent of optimism in the property moving market, with economic recovery expected in the UK regions. In the coming year the statistics include a forecast that UK house price growth will be approximately 5% in 2015 overall, and up to 9% in the area of greater London. This has led to much comment from leaders concerned with the field of property, including renowned solicitors Richard Webster.
Showers and bathing facilities have moved beyond a simple place to get clean. Today's ensembles are miniature spas, offering everything from steam showers that provide the experience of a sauna, to aromatherapy units. Steam And Shower UK specializes in steam showers that provide the benefits of a spa without leaving home.
There has been excellentrecent news from the world of shooting sports, in that Angus Sports Development Team, gaining considerable spotlight as the shooting venue for the Commonwealth games, has secured a bold list of 105 nomineesfor upcomingsports awards. With eight categoriesin the competition, this suggests that air gun sports can be part of stimulating a significant sporting presence.This has excited much comment from leaders in the air gun industry, such as Just Air Guns, who believe that the increased attention and recognition given to the sport shows great progress.
Recent figures have revealed that the price of heating oil saw a 23% fall in price between December 2013 and 2014, marking a four year low. These figures, obtained from Fuel Oil News are based on kerosene, the most commonly used heating oil in the UK. This seemingly highlights changing heating habits, which has caused reflection from key providers in the home heating industry – Stonewoods.
Recent figures released by the real estate firm CBRE, showed highest rental value growth in commercial property markets since the third quarter of 2007. 16% of the 1022 locations monitored showed an increase in rental value, highlighting that the rental market is highly competitive and active field, according to experts. This is led to the comment of key companies working within the rental process, such as the Beautiful Housing Company.
ZHOR is an integrated solution to bring services and functions together in one place and make driving easier. Instead of having to rely on numerous devices, vehicle owners can now use one simple device that integrates all the functions of a phone, GPS and other handheld device in one easy-to-use interface.
With the advent of modern technology, the number of services and gadgets used by the car drivers has increased by leaps and bounds. However, rather surprisingly, there has not been any notable effort to integrate all these gadgets in a single product that can be integrated seamlessly to a car. Some of the available solutions require a dedicated central dashboard console, something that is not found in most of the cars, pickup trucks, and SUV's. Some others require installation of numerous components that can be extremely cumbersome.
Happy Kombucha believes that predictions of a probiotic industry valued at £29bn could be achieved within the next few years, backing expert predictions.
Recent figures have revealed that in London engineering companies grew by more than 16% last year, according to Accountants Nixon Williams. The data also showed that whilst 1700 firms were registered in 2013 in the sector, this increased to 1,985 in 2014, and with experts predicting further growth for 2015. Specialists at equipment provision in the industry, such as The Hosemaster, have received the news positively and aim to offer support for other areas seeking to encourage engineering across the UK.
Interior Supply, a seller of contemporary furniture in the UK, has reacted to news that the UK government has announced a 2020 deadline to make manufacturing and the sale of copied mass-produced designs against the law.
Richard Webster & Co, a legal team in Hampshire, has commented on the news that motorists will soon be allowed to enter a formal plea online for minor motoring offences after a successful scheme was recently piloted.
Retaining their name as one of the best providers of outdoor storage products, Storage Sheds Outlet now offers their customers a wide range of wood sheds at competitive prices. The wood sheds available with the company are very attractive and can be used for highly-practical purposes. Customers can use these wood sheds for creating an extra room of the house or can use it to store lawn equipment, tools and accessories. The company provides wood sheds that are so spacious that customers can even use them as home gyms or workout facilities, private studios, game rooms, and much more.
Hardy Services have shared their thoughts on calls from the business, enterprise and energy minister to make going to university or becoming an apprentice the norm after finishing school.
DoorTradertoday announced the launch of its brand new website that will change the way people buy and sell doors online. It is a unique online portal that will allow homeowners and businesses alike to find doors that perfectly suit their needs. Moreover, one of the unique features of this site is that it allows users to list their used doors, and sell them at a decent price.
AnalogMix, an élite music production company, is now launching the services of state-of-the-art online mastering and mixing for songs, music for films as well as short-documentaries. The company utilizes the best high-tech hardware and software conjugated with latest studio equipment to mix and master audio files. Their online studio comes with a specialized group of audio mixing and mastering engineers who had reliably created the very best and finest-quality music.
Last month more than 400 members of the media attended ProMat 2015 in Chicago. Leading manufacturing journalist Thomas R. Cutler was among the press covering the show. Cutler, contributing editor for Robotics Tomorrow, authored the article, titled, "Robots at ProMat to Feature Indian AGVs for the First Time." According to Cutler, the order picking AGVs (automated guided vehicles) or BOTS are used to move ordered products to trailer-loading area for distribution. Distribution center (DC) operations managers must ensure these vehicles are capable of executing multiple paths and bus routes, possess safety features including safety-class bumpers and laser range sensors for obstacle detection. It is critical to have multi-vehicle coordination and optional intersection management. These "labor" workers must integrate with central MES (manufacturing execution systems).
Nicola Commisso, a biotech and healthcare entrepreneur, is also passionate about motorsports in general and the Ferrari F1 in particular. Now, Commisso has launched an IndieGoGo campaign to raise funds to start a Ferrari club and offer members the opportunity to attend events and even drive the iconic Ferrari F310B driven by Michael Schumacher, the statistically greatest sportscar driver in history.
Recent news have reported that a leading company in New Jersey has announced a strategic partnership which is set to give a major facelift to the distribution of vacation rental listings through the electronic mode. This new system is set to make things easier for the customers looking to pre book their holidays in Ocean City, New Jersey.
The Beautiful House Company have responded to a tourism campaign in china which has seen famous places and tourist attractions in the UK given new Chinese names.
The National trust are expecting a 25% increase in visitor numbers to country properties in the coming year.