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2014-10-24 08:24:04

TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - shomi(TM) just scored even more incredible content for its customers, inking deals with Warner Bros. International Distribution for both new and library series, as well as big feature films. In the mood for some snappy one liners served up by the sarcastic waitresses in mustard-coloured uniforms. Check. How about some post-apocalyptic alien action? All over it. shomi has you covered. Starting this November, shomi, Canada's premier subscription video-on-demand...

2014-10-24 08:21:16

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Con-way Freight, the nationwide less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), announced today that it will implement a general rate increase averaging 4.7 percent, applicable to non-contractual business, effective October 27. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20060418/SFTU007LOGO The rate increase will apply to customers on the company's CNWY 599 tariff. It will affect general LTL rates, minimum charges, accessorial...

2014-10-23 23:07:25

Elasto Proxy announces custom-fabricated rubber parts made of fully FDA approved silicone for food and beverage processing, pharmaceutical and medical manufacturing, and other sanitary applications. Custom fabrication specialists can convert sheets, rolls, and extrusions into silicone rubber products such as sealing and insulation. Boisbriand, Quebec (Canada) (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Elasto Proxy, global supplier of specialty seals and custom insulation, is announcing custom-fabricated...

2014-10-23 23:06:14

Catalog features a complete schedule of training dates and locations throughout the United States and Canada for each of Light Brigade’s 16 training courses Tukwila, WA and Spartanburg, SC (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Light Brigade, AFL’s training division, is releasing its 2015 Training Catalog, a 30-page brochure detailing Light Brigade’s training courses, DVDs and fiber optic tool kits. The catalog features a complete schedule of training dates and locations throughout the United...

2014-10-23 20:28:49

TORONTO, Oct. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - CBC President Hubert Lacroix has shared more details about the corporate-wide job cuts he first announced in June. In a meeting with union leaders, Lacroix said the CBC will lose another 400 jobs by the end of March 2015 bringing the total number of jobs cut at CBC this fiscal year to 1057. There will be another 400 job cuts to come by March 2016. Lacroix further added that another 400 and possibly more jobs will be cut by 2020. Guild leaders will be...

2014-10-23 20:27:28

LONDON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Dried Fruits & Edible Nuts in Thousand Tons. The Global and the US markets are further analyzed by the following Product Segments: Dried Fruits (Dried Grapes, Prunes, Dried Apricots, Dried Figs, Dates), and Edible Nuts (Peanuts, Treenuts, Almonds, Cashews, Walnuts, Hazelnuts, Pecans, Pistachios, and Others). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe,...

2014-10-23 20:25:24

LONDON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Nutraceuticals in US$ Million by the following Product Groups/Segments: Dietary Supplements (Vitamins, Minerals, Herbals, Non-Herbals, & Others), and Functional Foods & Beverages. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020....

2014-10-23 20:23:03

LONDON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Biodegradable Polymers in Thousand Pounds by the following End-Use Segments: Packaging (Loose-fill/Other), Compost Bags, and Others. The US market is further analyzed by the following Product Segments: Co-polyester, PLA, Starch, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are...

2014-10-23 20:22:24

VANCOUVER, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - China Gold International Resources Corp. Ltd. (TSX: CGG; HKEx: 2099) (the "Company" or "China Gold International Resources") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Liangyou Jiang to its Board of Directors effective immediately. As previously announced, Mr. Jiang joined the Company in August 2010, served the company in various senior management roles and on August 18, 2014 was appointed as Senior Executive Vice President of the Company....

2014-10-23 16:31:07

LONDON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Smart Fabrics and Interactive Textiles in US$ Million by the following Application Segments: Consumer Products, Military, Transportation, Biomedical, Industrial, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic...


Latest Canada Reference Libraries

Hoodoo Mountain
2014-08-19 10:23:50

Hoodoo Mountain is flat-topped stratovolcano that is located in British Columbia, Canada and is part of the Northern Cordilleran Volcanic Province and the Pacific Ring of Fire. It is thought to be potentially active and was named for the needle like projections that protrude from it. These lava spines, or hoodoos, reach heights of 492 feet, making it the most distinct mountain in that area of the Boundary Ranges. Hoodoo Mountain is primarily flat-topped, which led volcanologist Jack Souther...

Canadienne Cattle
2014-07-14 11:38:56

The Canadienne is a breed of dairy cattle that originated in Canada during the 1600s. It also goes by the names Black Canadienne, French Canadienne and Black Jersey and are the only dairy cattle developed in Canada. It is believed the Canadienne is decedents of the Guernsey, Jersey and Kerry cattle breeds. In 1850 the majority of the cattle were Canadienne so breeding of them was discouraged. In 1886, a herd book was established and the French Canadian Cattle Breeder’s Association was...

Canadian Speckle Park Cattle
2014-07-14 11:28:41

The Canadian Speckle Park is a breed of cattle native to the province of Saskatchewan, Canada and one of only a few breeds of cattle developed there. It is a new breed, officially recognized in 2006 by the Canadian government. The breed association was formed in 1985 with the breed being exported to the United States and Australia. The breed's development began in the 1950s by crossbreeding a roan Shorthorn heifer and a Black Angus bull. The offspring became spotted and a new breed was...

HTT Plethore
2014-06-18 07:12:24

The HTT Plethore is developed and produced by HTT Automobile in Quebec, Canada. It is Canadian’s first supercar with its prototype being showcased at the 2007 Montreal International Auto Show under the name “Locus Plethore.” The Plethore debuted on February 16, 2011 on CBC’s The Dragon’s Den. It was pitched as Canada’s first supercar and the company was asking for a $1.5M investment. W. Brett Wilson and Robert Herjavec offered a partnership of $1 million, $500,000 in loans and...

Canadian Horse
2014-04-03 12:38:23

The Canadian horse is a breed of horse that was developed in Canada during the late seventeenth century. This breed was developed using French light and draft horses as well as some Andalusians, Arabians, Normans, and other breeds. The horse was eventually given the nickname “the little iron horse” because of its ability to withstand grueling work conditions. Initially, foals were leased or sold to clergymen and gentlemen farmers as property of the king, but population numbers grew so...

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