Quantcast

Latest Business Stories

2014-07-24 12:31:14

Customer satisfaction and high retention rate prove to be a testament to 25 years in business POTTSVILLE, Pa., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EXTOL International, a leading provider of end-to-end business integration software and services, has earned a high Net Promoter Score® of 70.15. This loyalty metric is used by companies around the world to gauge customer satisfaction, and provide visibility to areas for growth. As part of its 25(th) anniversary celebration, EXTOL engaged with...

2014-07-24 12:31:12

WAYNE, Pa., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Deacom, Inc., producer of an modern, single system Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software solution specifically for food manufacturing and other process-based manufacturing industries, announced today that Surlean Foods, trusted custom-protein partner to numerous national restaurant chains, has selected DEACOM ERP to support a multi-facility expansion. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120920/MM78589LOGO Surlean has seen a...

2014-07-24 12:27:26

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consistent with its commitment to enhancing enrollment options for both employers and employees -- and to making the enrollment process easier -- Transamerica Employee Benefits (www.transamericaemployeebenefits.com) will utilize the innovative technology of a leading, cloud-based provider of benefits administration, exchange, payroll, and HRIS solutions to employers. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140708/125366 Transamerica's...

2014-07-24 12:26:18

PHOENIX, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc. has released its latest guide on selling at auction. Titled "Auctions on the Go -- Bidding from Your Mobile Device," the resource discusses what bidders need to know about using applications to bid from smartphones and tablets. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140724/130079 The guide outlines how auction participants benefit from greater mobility. It also discusses the...

2014-07-24 12:25:57

Honors 12 Members for Outstanding Support at The 118th Annual Meeting of the Members NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The ADVERTISING Club of New York, the industry's leading professional organization representing the vision and mission of the global advertising community across crafts, welcomed six new members to the Board of Directors at its 118(th)Annual Meeting of the Members. The event took place at New York's New Museum, where Board Chair Laurel Rossi, President of...

2014-07-24 12:25:38

WALTHAM, Mass., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Care.com (NYSE: CRCM), the world's largest online destination for finding and managing family care, announced today that it has named Caroline Sheu Chief Marketing Officer for the Company. The announcement was made by Care.com Founder and CEO, Sheila Lirio Marcelo to whom Ms. Sheu will report. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140723/130014 As Chief Marketing Officer, a new position at Care.com, Ms. Sheu will be responsible for...

2014-07-24 12:25:24

Report reveals that technology companies have yet to effectively reach a marketing audience LONDON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ruder Finn, Inc., a leading global independent communications agency, released a report, in partnership with Brand Republic, studying the use of marketing technology in a digitally evolving market. The study reveals that while marketers are becoming more involved in making technology purchasing decisions, marketing technology companies are not effectively...

2014-07-24 12:25:10

Limited-run channel to air a "Town Hall" special featuring Petty answering questions from fans NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SiriusXM announced today that Tom Petty Radio will return to SiriusXM on Friday, July 25 at 6:00 pm ET on channel 25. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101014/NY82093LOGO Tom Petty Radio, the exclusive, limited-run channel, will feature music spanning Tom Petty's entire career, from his first album with The Heartbreakers up to their new album...

2014-07-24 12:24:58

Verizon gives customers more reason to love NFL Mobile. BASKING RIDGE, N.J., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Football has turned to a year-round sport, and with the official 2014 preseason just around the corner, there will be even more reason to never miss out on news and information about your favorite team or live games when they start next month. Starting today, MORE Everything customers will get NFL Mobile for the entire 2014/2015 NFL season, including premium access to live...

2014-07-24 12:23:17

In the news release, QEP Midstream Partners, LP Announces Quarterly Distribution, issued 22-Jul-2014 by QEP Midstream Partners, LP over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the first paragraph, second sentence, should read "The quarterly distribution will be paid on August 14, 2014, to unitholders of record as of the close of business on August 4, 2014." rather than "The quarterly distribution will be paid on August 15, 2014, to unitholders of record as of the close of business...


Latest Business Reference Libraries

The History of 3D Printing
2013-09-20 10:14:26

Three-dimensional printing, also known as additive manufacturing, is the process of using additives to form solid 3D objects of virtually any shape from a digital model. This is achieved using specially formulated additives, such as plastics, that are formed into successive layers of material typically laid down on a platform in different shapes. 3D printing is uniquely distinct from a more traditional 3D sculpting technique, which relies on the removal of layers (subtractive manufacturing)...

The History Of Robotics
2013-09-08 10:48:36

Robotics is a branch of technology that deals with the design, construction, operation and application of robots and autonomous systems, as well as the computer systems that power such devices, including control, sensory feedback and information processing. Robots are typically designed as automated machines that can take the place of humans. Most robotic machines can be seen in manufacturing lines, such as widely used in the auto industry. Robots are also utilized to replace humans in...

Flip or Clamshell
2012-07-01 22:49:47

The flip or clamshell is a form factor found mainly in cellphones in the electronics market. There are typically two distinct sections of the device that fold together via a hinge. When the device is open, it is up and ready to be used, and provides more surface area then when closed. When the unit is closed, the interface components such as keys and display are protected and the device is shorter, making for easier to be carried and stored. A disadvantage of the flip unit is the connecting...

0_32fc02475d5bf300adf507f52e8b98ea
2010-10-26 18:29:03

A paper clip is a thin wire in a looped shape that uses elasticity and strength of its construction materials to compress and hold pieces of paper together. Other types of clips use a two piece clamping system. Recent innovations are multi-colored plastic-coated paper clips. The first patent for a bent wire paper clip was awarded to Samuel B. Fay in 1867. He wanted it to be used for attaching tickets to fabric originally. His design, however, is not really reminiscent to the modern...

0_04f94e510bed78401cec3749aa3e4d83
2010-10-11 21:16:18

Liquid Paper, a brand of the Newell Rubbermaid Company, is a type of correction fluid used to fix typewriting in the past and now handwriting mistakes. Bette Nesmith Graham created the first correction fluid in 1951. Since she worked as a typist she made many mistakes and wanted to correct them, so she started with tempera paint and created what she called Mistake Out. She even provided her co-workers with bottles that had the brand name on it. Soon Graham was fired from her typist job...

More Articles (6 articles) »
Word of the Day
bibliopole
  • A bookseller; now, especially, a dealer in rare and curious books.
This word comes from a Greek phrase meaning 'book seller.'
Related