Reuters Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will still be happening this year. But, thanks to the pandemic, it will look quite different.  “Everybody really felt strongly that it was probably something that we needed for Thanksgiving,” Susan Tercero, the parade’s executive producer, said to Business Insider. “In a time of greatContinue Reading

John Moore/Getty Images US equities closed mixed on Wednesday as worse-than-expected economic data prompted a retreat back to tech stocks from value names and cyclicals. Investors got their first bout of disappointing data before markets opened. New jobless claims climbed to an unadjusted 778,000 for the week that ended Saturday,Continue Reading

Marc Benioff, Salesforce CEO & cofounder Salesforce Salesforce has held talks to buy the workplace messaging app Slack, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal on Wednesday morning. If it goes through, the deal would be Salesforce’s largest ever, capping off a years-long acquisition spree that’s included companiesContinue Reading

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Desiccare, Inc. an industry leader in atmospherically controlled packaging, announced the immediate availability of various desiccants used in diagnostic test kits, including COVID-19 test kits, to enable these test kits to remain effective during shipping to and from laboratories. The desiccant of choiceContinue Reading

National mask donations support community organizations fight the spread of COVID-19 BURLINGTON, ON, Nov. 24, 2020 /CNW/ – Bunzl Canada (bunzlcanada.ca) today announced the launch of its 2020 Week of Giving to help to fight the spread of COVID-19 in communities across the country. Over 90,000 masks will be donated toContinue Reading

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Alight is proud to announce that highly regarded Board Member Linda Thomas-Greenfield has been appointed as the next U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations by President-Elect Joe Biden. Currently, she is also heading the State Department transition team for the incoming administration. Thomas Greenfield has activelyContinue Reading

RESTON, Va., Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — iGov welcomes Ms. Deborah Sutton as VP of HR as she joins us to replace Ms. Kim Schmitt upon her retirement. Ms. Sutton will be responsible for advising Senior Management and leading the Human Resources team to administer company benefits, lead strategic hiring andContinue Reading

International Dispensing (IDC) (ticker OTC:IDND) has announced that it has entered into a strategic alliance with ALPLA Group, a multinational packaging company headquartered in Austria with annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. As the first stage of the strategic alliance, IDC is in the process of transitioning its manufacturing platformContinue Reading

An Equinox gym in New York City. Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images Equinox — a subsidiary of The Related Companies, which also owns SoulCycle, Pure Yoga, and Blink Fitness — currently operates more than 100 luxury clubs in the US, Canada, and the UK. Despite the pandemic’s blow to theContinue Reading

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Automotive Grade Linux (AGL), an open source project developing a shared software platform for in-vehicle technology, today announced the latest code release of the AGL platform, UCB 10, also known under the codename “Jumping Jellyfish.” Developed through a joint effort by dozens of memberContinue Reading

DUBLIN, Nov. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The “Medical Coding Market Research Report: By Classification System (International Classification of Diseases, Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System, Current Procedural Terminology), End User (Hospitals, Diagnostic Centers) – Global Industry Analysis and Growth Forecast to 2030” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The usageContinue Reading

Democratic candidate for Senate Jon Ossoff, right, and Democratic candidate for Senate Raphael G Warnock, left, arrive before they speak to a crowd during a “Get Out the Early Vote” event at the SluttyVegan ATL restaurant on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020, in Jonesboro, Ga. AP Photo/Brynn Anderson The shape andContinue Reading