Business News Archive - April 01, 2011

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has signed an agreement with SSCP Aero Holdings S.C.A., a company backed by the European private equity firm Stirling Square Capital Partners, to acquire Microtecnica S.r.l.

Longevity Revolution Challenges Baby Boomers to Redefine Retirement When Approaching Second Half of Life Wellesley Hills, MA (PRWEB) March 31, 2011 In the midst of a “longevity revolution,” more than seventy-eight million baby boomers are pioneering a new life stage characterized by living and working longer.

Schogini Systems has launched tPori, a new strategic puzzle game for the iPhone that requires users to put their ability to think quickly and plan perfectly to move a fireball across a series of blocks to ignite the bomb.

Adverse event profile of regimen containing BMS-790052 was consistent with that of treatment with PEG-Interferon alfa and ribavirin alone Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) March 31, 2011 Bristol-Myers Squibb Company(NYSE: BMY) today announced results from a Phase II clinical trial in which treatment with the investigational direct-acting antiviral (DAA) BMS-790052, an NS5A replication complex inhibitor, in combination with PEG-Interferon alfa and ribavirin (RBV), achieved sustained virologic response 12 weeks post-treatment (SVR12) in up to 92% of treatment-naïve patients chronically infected with hepatitis C (HCV) genotype 1 (10 mg dose arm, n=12).

Training industry association recognizes Root Learning for contributions to the learning and performance industry Sylvania, Ohio (PRWEB) March 31, 2011 Root Learning Inc., a global leader in strategic consulting, was named the 2011 “Business of the Year” by The Association of Learning Providers (ISA) at its annual business retreat in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Man Cave season comes to an end on Final Four Saturday and ManCaveDay.com will celebrate the day by streaming a Final Four Party live on their website.

Reinvigorated Brand Famed for Durability Celebrates 100th Anniversary with New Ultra-Durable Reefer Targeting Owner/Operators, Custom Buyers Louisville, KY (PRWEB) March 31, 2011 Dorsey Trailer, one of the heavy-duty industry’s oldest and best respected trailer manufacturers, announced the introduction of its wear-resistant LiteGuard 5000 refrigerated (reefer) trailer during a press conference at the Mid America Trucking Show today. The LiteGuard 5000 is engineered to be the toughest, lightest and most energy efficient reefer the company has ever produced.

Rich Ellinger Brings 20 Years of Experience to Key Executive Role Silver Spring, MD (PRWEB) March 31, 2011 Webs, the popular, do-it-yourself solution for website creation, today announced the appointment of Rich Ellinger as Chief Operating Officer. Ellinger comes to Webs with 20 years of technology and operations experience, including key executive positions at Jobfox, Saba and Oracle.

Leading global e-invoicing network recognized for creating new opportunities in cloud computing and SaaS Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) March 31, 2011 OB10 (http://www.ob10.com), the global e-Invoicing network, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the OnDemand Top 100 winners.

Toshiba America Business Solutions Inc. (TABS) will host End-User Conferences on May 22 and May 24, 2011 in Las Vegas.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]