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Published on Mon, 07/29/2019 by Bird Canada

Bird e-Scooters Now Available in Calgary

Bird e-Scooters Now Available in Calgary

Calgary is the first Canadian city to provide access to the inexpensive to rent, easy to use, and fun to ride Bird e-scooters

Bird e-Scooters Now Available in Calgary from @birdridecanada

CALGARY, Alberta--/COMMUNITYWIRE/--Bird Canada today announced that its fleet of dockless e-scooters are now available for use in Canada, starting today in the City of Calgary.

Published on Thu, 07/25/2019 by J.D. Power

Quality of Sleep is Significant Opportunity for North American Hotels, J.D. Power Finds

Quality of Sleep is Significant Opportunity for North American Hotels, J.D. Power Finds

“Delivering a superior sleep experience is a huge opportunity for hotels to differentiate themselves from the pack and earn significant goodwill with guests”

Fewer Than 30% of Hotel Guests Experience “Better Than Expected” Night’s Sleep

TORONTO & COSTA MESA, Calif.--/COMMUNITYWIRE/--Forget the minibar, sleek lobby and mints on the pillow. If hotels really want to build loyalty and delight their customers with stand-out lodging experiences, they need to focus on the bed. According to the J.D.

New “RI Marketplace” Makes it Easy for Canadians to Find Responsible Investment Products and Services

New “RI Marketplace” Makes it Easy for Canadians to Find Responsible Investment Products and Services

  • Canada’s Responsible Investment Association (RIA) has launched a new online “marketplace” for investors and market participants who are seeking advisors, products and services focused on responsible investing (RI).
  • The association’s new website also includes a new digital magazine with insights from Canadian and international RI practitioners.
“We’re thrilled to make responsible investing more accessible to Canadian investors and market participants, and we will continue to develop the RI Marketplace further as the market grows and evolves.”

TORONTO —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— The Responsible Investment Association (RIA) has launched the 

Published on Tue, 07/23/2019 by Farmers Edge

Farmers Edge Launches First-of-Its-Kind InsurTech Platform for Agriculture

Farmers Edge Launches First-of-Its-Kind InsurTech Platform for Agriculture

Farmers Edge launches InsurTech, the first agricultural platform to create a digital connection between insurance providers and growers. InsurTech transforms traditional crop insurance to create a more streamlined, digital experience for all.

InsurTech platform delivers seamless access to field-centric data, automated processes, advanced claim analytics, and cognitive reporting, creating a new digital connection between insurance providers and growers.

WINNIPEG, Manitoba & AMES, Iowa —/COMMUNITYWIRE/— Farmers Edge™ today announced the agriculture industry’s first InsurTech platform that combines field-level data, remote sensing, AI-driven models, and secure automation technology designed to deliver new levels of efficiency and transparency for both insurance providers and grower
Published on Wed, 07/17/2019 by MedX Health Corp.

Patients with Mucositis or Oral Ulcerations From Head and Neck Cancer Treatment Can Be Treated With MedX’s Light Therapy Devices

Patients with Mucositis or Oral Ulcerations From Head and Neck Cancer Treatment Can Be Treated With MedX’s Light Therapy Devices

“With these new guidelines we expect our devices will help dramatically reduce mucositis”

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario--/COMMUNITYWIRE/--MedX Health Corp. (“MedX”) (TSX-V: MDX) announced it will initiate a targeted marketing campaign following an announcement by a worldwide coalition of researchers and clinicians who have agreed that light therapy is among the most effective interventions for the prevention of oral mucositis and painful ulcers in the mouth and throat resulting from cancer therapy. The Company said this represents a significant sales opportunity in Canada and the United States for MedX’s photobiomodulation therapy devices.

Published on Wed, 07/17/2019 by Accenture

Accenture Interactive and Cannes Lions Extend Exclusive 2019 Festival Content to Entire Creative Industry

Accenture Interactive and Cannes Lions Extend Exclusive 2019 Festival Content to Entire Creative Industry

Accenture Interactive’s #DigitalDoggyBag is now available to non-delegates and provides innovative and immersive recap of the top Cannes Lions talks, trend takeaways and winner insights

NEW YORK--/COMMUNITYWIRE/--For the first time in the festival’s history, Cannes Lions and Accenture Interactive (NYSE: ACN), the Experience Agency, announce the release of exclusive festival content in the form of the 2019 

Published on Wed, 07/10/2019 by Top Hat

Top Hat Awards $100,000 Scholarship to Five Exceptional University Students

Top Hat Awards $100,000 Scholarship to Five Exceptional University Students

Nominated by their professors, honorees across North America selected for displaying leadership, growth and academic success.

Recipients of the first annual Top Hat Scholarship attend Ohio University, Michigan State University, Texas A&M, University of North Georgia and Dalhousie University.

Top Hat Gives Back with $100,000 Scholarship: The five recipients of the inaugural Top Hat Scholarship were nominated by their professors for displaying leadership, growth and academic success.

TORONTO--/COMMUNITYWIRE/--Top Hat, the leading active learning platform for higher education, has awarded scholarships worth a combined $100,000 USD to five exceptional North American students for their academic achievements and the positive learning environ

Published on Wed, 07/10/2019 by Postmedia Network Inc.

Toronto Sun Launches the Fore-cast Podcast

Toronto Sun Launches the Fore-cast Podcast

“The knowledge that will be produced by Jon and Dave will be great for the golf community in Canada.”

TORONTO --/COMMUNITYWIRE/-- Postmedia and Toronto Sun are pleased to announce the launch of The Fore-Cast, a new weekly podcast specifically designed for golf enthusiasts and those passionate about the game. Hosted by Postmedia national golf writer Jon McCarthy and the Toronto Sun’s Dave Hilson, The Fore-Cast will pull together the best advice and insights along with an infectious passion for the game.

Published on Wed, 07/10/2019 by Healthy Times

Healthy Times Announces Expanded Distribution in Canada and Disrupts Baby Teether Category

Healthy Times Announces Expanded Distribution in Canada and Disrupts Baby Teether Category

Premium organic nutrition brand for babies and kids accelerates North American sales with national grocery and e-commerce distribution in Canada, and debuts new Organic Baby Teethers and Hugga Bear Cookie Snack Packs

Healthy Times, a premium, verified Non-GMO, organic nutrition brand for babies and kids, announced its expanded distribution in Canada nationally and online as part of the brand’s mission to widen access to healthy and nutritious food for children.

Published on Wed, 06/26/2019 by Botaneco

Calgary-based Botaneco™ Inc. is the First to Receive Co-investment from Protein Industries Canada

Calgary-based Botaneco™ Inc. is the First to Receive Co-investment from Protein Industries Canada

CALGARY, Alberta — /COMMUNITYWIRE/ — On Wed., June 26, 2019, Protein Industries Canada announced that Calgary-based Botaneco Inc. is the first company to receive co-investment from the industry-led consortia that’s co-investing in Canadian innovation projects.

“At Botaneco, we don’t just accept the way things have always been done”

A total of $8 million, comprised of $4 million of co-investment from Protein Industries Canada and $4 million from industry, will be invested into the project over the next two years.

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