Archive for April, 2014

AvidXchange Announces Integration with Sage 300 CRE to Streamline Payment Process for Users

Comments Off | 04-24-2014

AvidXchange is proud to announce the Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate, formerly Sage Timberline, integration to AvidPay, AvidXchange’s business bill payment service. AvidXchange specializes in AP and Payment Automation for middle-market businesses and Sage is a leading supplier of business management software and services to more than 6 million customers. Sage 300 CRE, formerly [...]

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Walgreens Introduces Destination-Specific Travel Health Services, Including Consultations and Immunizations, for Globe-Trotting Americans

Comments Off | 04-22-2014

Further expanding the scope of convenient, preventive health care services provided by its community pharmacists, Walgreens (NYSE: WAG) (NASDAQ: WAG) is now offering expanded travel health services, including immunizations and consultations1, to support nearly 60 million annual planned trips by U.S. residents outside the country2.
Appointments are available with pharmacists specially trained in travel health, who [...]

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More than One-Third of U.S. House Co-Sponsors JOLT Act

Comments Off | 04-19-2014

Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Travel Association today announced that the Jobs Originated through Launching Travel (JOLT) Act, H.R. 1354, has garnered 150 co-sponsors in the House of Representatives, roughly split between the two parties.
The announcement came on the heels of new research showing that the Visa Waiver Program (VWP), which would be augmented under [...]

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Covario Reports Q1 Global Search Advertising Jumped Out to a Strong Start

Comments Off | 04-11-2014

Covario, a leading independent search marketing firm, today issued its Global Paid Search Spend Analysis for the first quarter of 2014, reporting that spending on pay-per-click advertising (PPC) by its enterprise technology, consumer electronics, and retail clients rose by 25 percent over the same period a year ago and by 7 percent from the fourth [...]

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Crown Works with Brands to Capitalize on Expanding Energy Drinks Market in Brazil

Comments Off | 04-11-2014

Originally only associated with nightlife activities or as an accompaniment to alcoholic beverages to create mixed drinks, energy drinks are increasingly being consumed as refreshments in their own right1. In fact, a recent study conducted by Euromonitor International showed that between 2007 and 2012, the segment for energy drinks in Brazil grew 913.7%,2 with demand [...]

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Covario Reports Q1 Global Search Advertising Jumped Out to a Strong Start

Comments Off | 04-10-2014

SAN DIEGO, April 9, 2014 – Covario, a leading independent search marketing firm, today issued its Global Paid Search Spend Analysis for the first quarter of 2014, reporting that spending on pay-per-click advertising (PPC) by its enterprise technology, consumer electronics, and retail clients rose by 25 percent over the same period a year ago and [...]

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Elemental Announces Full Integration with Virtualized Encoding Solution

Comments Off | 04-9-2014

Las Vegas, Nevada – 2014 National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show – April 5, 2014 – Elemental Technologies, the leading supplier of software-defined video solutions for multiscreen content delivery, today announced that its video processing software is fully integrated into the Ericsson Virtualized Encoding solution. The integration ensures best-in-class video processing performance and picture quality [...]

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New global coalition urges governments to keep surveillance technologies in check

Comments Off | 04-9-2014

World leaders must commit to keeping invasive surveillance systems and technologies out of the hands of dictators and oppressive regimes, said a new global coalition of human rights organizations as it launched today in Brussels.
The Coalition Against Unlawful Surveillance Exports (CAUSE) – which includes Amnesty International, Digitale Gesellschaft, FIDH, Human Rights Watch, the New [...]

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VENDTEK SYSTEMS ANNOUNCES FISCAL Q1 2014 FINANCIAL RESULTS

Comments Off | 04-3-2014

VANCOUVER – Apr 1, 2014 – VendTek Systems Inc. (VSI – TSX Venture) (the “Company”), a developer and licensor of software for the global prepaid telecom and financial services markets, today reported its financial results for its first quarter of fiscal 2014 ended January 31, 2014 (“Q1 FY2014”).
Selected Financial Information (2)
Revenue for the quarter ended [...]

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World Bank President Sees $100 Billion Increase in Lending Ability to Help End Poverty

Comments Off | 04-3-2014

WASHINGTON, April 1, 2014—World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim today announced a series of measures aimed at strengthening the World Bank Group to better meet the evolving needs of clients, including a $100 billion increase in the lending capacity of the Bank’s lending arm for middle-income countries over the next decade, new innovations in [...]

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