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2014-07-23 20:20:33

A success story continues STUTTGART, Germany and ATLANTA, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A sharper design, boosted efficiency and an extensive set of standard options are characteristics of the new Porsche Cayenne. A sports car among sport utility vehicles (SUVs), the Cayenne offers seating for five paired with high performance driving typical of Porsche. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140723/130003 The new generation of the Cayenne will be launched in four versions in the...

2014-07-23 16:31:14

LONDON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Optimizing Networks: Global Markets for Small Cells and Carrier Wi-Fihttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2070060/Optimizing-Networks-Global-Markets-for-Small-Cells-and-Carrier-Wi-Fi.htmlREPORT HIGHLIGHTSThe global market for small cell and carrier-Wi-Fi devices was valued at about $2.7 billion in 2012 and nearly $3.4 billion in 2013. It is expected to reach $4.2 billion in 2014 and $9.1...

2014-07-23 16:30:59

Enterprises leverage IT as more data intensive mobile applications migrate over to tablets LONDON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The use of smartphones and laptops is widespread among enterprises, with nearly three out of every four organizations issuing corporate-owned laptops (74 percent) and smartphones (71 percent) to their workforces. Tablets, on the other hand, are issued by only half (47 percent) the surveyed enterprises; however, these devices are expected to bridge this gap over the...

2014-07-23 16:30:47

DUBLIN, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "General Purpose Electronic Test and Measurement Instruments - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for General Purpose Electronic Test and Measurement Instruments in US$ Thousands and Units by the following Product Segments: Multimeters, Logic Analyzers, Signal Generators (Radio...

2014-07-23 16:29:33

CELAYA, Mexico, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrias Bachoco, S.A.B. de C.V., "Bachoco" or "the Company", (NYSE: IBA; BMV: Bachoco) announced today its unaudited results for the second quarter ("2Q14") and first half ("1H14") 2014 results ended June 30, 2014. All figures have been prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standard ("IFRS"), and are presented in nominal million Mexican Pesos ("$"). HIGHLIGHTS- 2014 vs 2013 -- Net sales increased 0.6% in 2Q14....

2014-07-23 16:28:16

Association representing over 1,100 Special Districts announces opposition; LAO reaffirms "state and local government costs" of 46 up to "several hundred million dollars annually" SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the growing campaign to defeat November's most fiscally reckless measure - Proposition 46, which would sharply increase health care costs for consumers, taxpayers and local governments in California - announced that the measure is now opposed by one of...

2014-07-23 16:26:59

LONDON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Pharmacy Automation: Technologies and Global Marketshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/96626/Pharmacy-Automation-Technologies-and-Global-Markets.htmlREPORT HIGHLIGHTSThe global pharmacy automation market reached nearly $3.0 billion in 2012. This market is expected to grow to nearly $3.2 billion in 2013 and $4.9 billion in 2018 with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.8% over the...

2014-07-23 16:25:42

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tree.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE) today announced that it will release its fiscal second quarter 2014 results on Wednesday, August 6, 2014, and the company will hold a conference call at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Those interested in participating in the conference call may dial in five minutes prior to the start. The call will be simultaneously webcast via the company's website at http://investor-relations.tree.com/....

2014-07-23 16:25:02

LONDON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Industrial Boilers: Technologies and Developing Marketshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2070061/Industrial-Boilers-Technologies-and-Developing-Markets.htmlREPORT HIGHLIGHTSThe global market for industrial boilers increased from nearly $8.9 billion in 2011 to nearly $9.4 billion in 2013. This market is expected to reach about $12.5 billion by 2018, equivalent to a compound annual growth...

2014-07-23 16:24:56

LONDON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Technical and Advanced Structural Ceramics: North American Marketshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2070045/Technical-and-Advanced-Structural-Ceramics-North-American-Markets.htmlREPORT HIGHLIGHTSThe North American technical and advanced structural ceramics market reached nearly $3.6 billion in 2012. This market is expected to grow to nearly $3.7 billion in 2013 and $4.8 billion in 2018 with...


Latest United States Reference Libraries

Brangus Cattle
2014-07-12 11:06:20

The Brangus is a breed of beef cattle that originated in 1912 in the United States. It was developed by crossing the Angus cattle and Brahman cattle by the Brangus organization that was formed in 1949. The early development of the Brangus was achieved by the USDA at their Experiment Station in Jeanerette, Louisiana. The intent of the Brangus was to have a desirable beef cattle with the natural ability to thrive in adverse conditions from the Brahman. During the 1930s experimental breeding...

Nez Perce Horse
2014-06-19 13:22:49

The Nez Perce is a breed of horse of the Nez Perce tribe of Idaho, United States. In 1995, the Nez Perce Horse Registry was formed to re-establish the selective breeding of the Appaloosa that was destroyed in the 1800s. The program is based in Lapwai, Idaho and crosses the Appaloosa and a Central Asian breed, the Akhai-Teke. The Akhai-Teke is an ancient breed originating near Afghanistan. The have metallic coats and posses great endurance. Mixed with the Appaloosa horse, the Nez Perce...

Ford Motor Company's Glass House
2014-04-13 07:51:53

The Ford Motor Company is an American automobile manufacturer with its  headquarters located in Dearborn, Michigan. It was founded by Henry Ford at 39 years old and incorporated on June 16, 1903. It is described by Forbes as "the most important industrial company in the history of the United States." Ford would go on to become one of the world's largest and most profitable companies and is one of the largest family-controlled companies in the world. Henry Ford made an attempt at an...

Belgian Horse
2014-04-02 12:49:10

The Belgian horse, known by other names including the Belgian Heavy Horse and the Brabançon, is a breed of draft horse that was developed in Belgium, in the Brabant region. It is thought to be a descendant of war horses known as destriers, although this cannot be proven. This breed was developed using a horse known as the Brabant, which was basically the same horse until the 1940’s, when it was bred to have a heavier build. The Belgian developed further in the United States, where it was...

Flower of a tulip tree, Liriodendron tulipfera
2014-02-14 15:44:22

Liriodendron tulipifera is a large tree from the Magnoliaceae family. It is commonly referred to as the Tulip tree, American tulip tree, Tulip poplar, Fiddle-tree and Yellow poplar. L. tulipifera is one of the largest indigenous trees in the eastern United States. It has been known to reach heights of 190 feet. Its trunk can reach up to 10 feet in diameter. Ordinarily its height reaches around 70 to 100 feet. The bark is furrowed and brown. The wood is light yellow to brown. The sapwood is...

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