Business News Archive - June 20, 2011

LE BOURGET, France, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To showcase its extensive engineering and advanced technology expertise, Simrit will demonstrate its portfolio of aerospace engine sealing solutions during the 49th International Paris Air Show held in Le Bourget, France from June 20 to 26.

LE BOURGET, France, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Simrit, a leading global supplier of manufactured products for the aerospace industry, will showcase its range of silicone material solutions during the 49th International Paris Air Show held in Le Bourget, France from June 20 to 26.

PARIS, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Using a 4D walk-in simulator at the 2011 Paris Air Show, Raytheon is showcasing its role as the leader in the development, manufacturing and installation of state-of-the-art situational awareness technology for fixed and rotary wing aircraft.

ATLANTA, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- World Micro, Inc., announced today that it will be exhibiting at two key electronics industry expos sponsored by the Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA) this month.

CHICAGO, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- element14, the first collaborative community and electronics store for design engineers and electronics enthusiasts, and modding guru Benjamin J. Heckendorn, a.k.a.

WEEHAWKEN, N.J., June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Minmetals Inc. announced the promotion of David Grimaldi as Head of the Real Estate Investment Group in the United States. In this newly created role, Mr.

BEIJING, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Air China's Beijing-Seoul flights CA137/8 will land at Gimpo Airport instead of Incheon Airport starting July 1, which means that the carrier will operate into and out of two airports in Seoul. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080625/CNW017LOGO ) South Korea's second-largest airport, Gimpo Airport is 18 kilometers from downtown Seoul and the new arrangement cuts tremendously the time that passengers have to spend traveling between the airport and downtown. Air China: Carrying China, Spanning the World Air China is China's only national flag carrier and a Star Alliance member.

LONDON, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ocean Florida has Secured Exclusive Deals on Thomas Cook Flights for Summer 2012 Florida Holidays Independent holiday specialist Ocean Florida [http://www.ocean-florida.co.uk ] is planning ahead for holidays to Florida in 2012, guaranteeing hundreds of seats on Thomas Cook Airlines flights to Sanford Orlando on prime summer dates throughout 2012.

'S-HERTOGENBOSCH, The Netherlands, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Quintiq, a leading provider of Advanced Planning and Scheduling [http://www.quintiq.com/solutions/advanced-planning-and-scheduling.aspx ] (APS) solutions, today announced that Loro Piana, the Italian textile and luxury goods producer, has chosen Quintiq Company Planner [http://www.quintiq.com/industries/manufacturing/manufacturing-software-solutions/tactical-planning.aspx ] to schedule machines and personnel in its finishing department.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.