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2014-06-04 12:20:39

System integrated across vehicle platform AURORA, ON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Magna International Inc. announced that its Magna Powertrain operating unit, the global leader in four-wheel/all-wheel-drive systems, is supplying an innovative all-wheel-drive (AWD) system for the new Mercedes-Benz GLA compact SUV as well as the A45 AMG and the CLA. The AWD system, called ProActive(TM) Rear Drive Module, is specifically designed as a platform solution for C-segment vehicles and...

2014-06-04 04:20:22

Family brought together as an early Father's Day gift CALGARY, June 4, 2014 /CNW/ - This Father's Day, Ronald McDonald House Charities Canada and WestJet are celebrating dads across the country by surprising one hardworking father. Four-year-old Joel Grimard, from Prud'homme, Saskatchewan, was diagnosed a few months after birth with tricuspid atresia, a congenital heart condition, and has spent much of his young life in the hospital. Joel's father Marc works in Saskatoon to...

2014-06-03 12:46:37

Yet another popular Canadian destination where Bell has cut the cost of wireless voice and data roaming for consumers MONTREAL, June 3, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Bell today announced it has reduced the cost of mobile roaming in South Korea, the latest international destination where Bell customers pay less for wireless voice and data. "As smartphones have become an essential travel companion, Bell has worked with our international suppliers to lower roaming costs for Canadian...

2014-06-03 08:35:30

MONTREAL, June 3, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Board of Directors of SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. (the "Corporation") has filed a notice to renew, for a 12-month period, its normal course issuer bid, which will expire on June 3, 2014. In the notice, the Corporation states that a maximum of 3,000,000 Common Shares, representing less than 2% of the issued and outstanding Common Shares as of May 14, 2014, may be purchased for cancellation. As of May 14, 2014, the Corporation had 152,137,920...

2014-06-03 08:27:14

Athletes of All Skill Levels Using Smart Technology to Find Their Better Retailer Commits to Offering Widest Selection of Fitness and Sport Technology Products to Canadians CALGARY, June 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Sport Chek today announced its commitment to bringing more first-time innovations from top vendors around the world to Canada in 2014 and beyond. With wearable technology that tracks every step, caloric intake and sleep patterns, and the integration of technology into sports gear like tennis...

2014-06-02 16:27:02

LAVAL, QC, June 2, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Ergoresearch Ltd (TSXV: ERG) - based in Laval and mainly known under the Clinique du pied Équilibre, Orthoconcept and Laboratoire Langelier banners - announced today its third quarter results for the period ended March 31, 2014. All figures quoted are in Canadian dollars. Financial results analysis takes into consideration the acquisitions of Victhom Human Bionics inc. on April 26, 2013. Revenues for the third quarter of fiscal 2014 were...

2014-06-02 12:26:29

-- Wi-Fi router and modem all in one provides a stronger signal and faster access speeds to every room in your house -- Integrated tools to easily manage Internet usage across all devices in your home -- Learn more about Home Hub at Bell.ca/BestWiFi MONTRÉAL, June 2, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Bell today announced the launch of Home Hub, a powerful new Internet modem and Wi-Fi router designed exclusively for Bell Fibe customers. Featuring the latest 802.11ac...

2014-06-02 12:23:45

HOUSTON, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Axip Energy Services, LP (formerly known as Valerus Compression Services, LP) announced that it will sell its international services business to EnerflexLtd.(Enerflex) for US$430million in cash, subject to standard closing adjustments. The transaction is subject to certain regulatory and other conditions and is expected to close in late second quarter or early third quarter of this year. All of Axip's international contract operations...

2014-06-02 12:22:24

Guests now enjoy enhanced access to devices CALGARY, June 2, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet announced today that guests now have full access to their personal electronic devices (PEDs) during all phases of flight, including taxi-in and out, take-off and landing in non-transmitting or flight mode, starting immediately. "We have been hard at work to meet all necessary conditions required for the safe operation of PEDs on board our Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft," said Bob Cummings,...

2014-06-02 08:25:28

DALLAS, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Replay Technologies, Inc. (Replay), makers of the revolutionary, freeD(TM) (free dimensional video) broadcast technology, announced today an investment from Samsung Venture Investment Corporation (SVIC). This investment follows Guggenheim Partners' US$9 million investment last month. "Replay continues to expand its reach across the North American sports and entertainment markets, with significant and untapped growth potential," said Replay Technologies'...


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  • To talk saucily.
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