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2014-04-17 08:23:59

Distribution of innovative water backpack expected to increase by 150% over next 12 months COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Impact Economics LLC, a portfolio company of NCT Ventures, has been selected by PackH2O to bring its award-winning water backpack to water stressed regions around the world. As the exclusive distributor of the innovative product which was developed by Greif, Inc., Impact Economics will collaborate with PackH2O to provide sales, marketing and...

2014-04-16 12:27:47

LONDON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: The 20 Leading Packaging Companies 2013 : Competitive Landscape Analysis http://www.reportbuyer.com/industry_manufacturing/manufacturers/20_leading_packaging_companies_2012_competitive_landscape_analysis.html Report DetailsLeading 20 Packaging Companies - assess products, developments and revenue prospects What does the future hold for the leading companies in the $709bn packaging...

2014-02-21 16:23:44

DELAWARE, Ohio, Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) today announced plans to release first quarter 2014 results after market close Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014. The company has scheduled a conference call for Thursday, Feb. 27, at 10 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) to review the results. To participate, domestic callers should call 877-485-3107. The number for international and local callers is +1 201-689-8427. Phone lines will open at 9:50 p.m. ET. A digital replay...

2013-09-12 23:20:10

Social Innovation Recognized for Relieving the Burden of Water Transportation and Storage Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 PackH2O LLC today announced that the PackH2O™ Water Backpack has been nominated for the 2013 People’s Design Award, presented by the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum and Smithsonian magazine. The pack is one of just 20 designs that have been nominated for the honor, which will be voted on by the American public, through...

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