Moody’s Analytics, a leader in risk management and measurement, today announced the results of its study, “People Risk: Improving Decision Making in Commercial Lending,” which looks at the extent of “people risk” in the financial industry worldwide.
Catalent, Inc. (NYSE:CTLT), the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products, today announced that it has acquired Micron Technologies, a leading global provider of particle size engineering technologies.
Shred-it International ULC. (“Shred-it”), the world-leading information security company, announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Iron Mountain’s international Secure Shredding business in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Australia. The deal is expected to close before the end of the year.
Tonight, the 2014 Catalyst Award will be presented to Kimberly-Clark Corporation and Lockheed Martin Corporation for their innovative initiatives to expand opportunities for women and business. The Catalyst Award-winning initiatives impact women and men, families and organizations, societies and economies, and they will be celebrated at the annual Catalyst Awards Dinner gala, attended by nearly 1,600 guests—including close to 100 CEOs as well as senior executives from leading multi-national corporations and professional firms.
Oral-B today announced the launch of the Oral-B App, a breakthrough digital tool for brushing routines that gives users a new kind of personal power over their oral care.
SAP SAPPHIRE NOW 2013 Conference — Rimini Street, Inc., the leading third-party maintenance and support provider for enterprise software, including SAP AG (NYSE:SAP) software and Oracle Corporation’s (NASDAQ: ORCL) Siebel, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards, E-Business Suite, Oracle Database and Hyperion software, today announced that Southco, a leading international provider of engineered access hardware, recently completed the initial phase of its strategic SAP global expansion while utilizing Rimini Street for support of its SAP ECC 6.0 system. Like Southco, hundreds of companies around the world are leveraging third-party support from Rimini Street to reduce total support costs by up to 90 percent while continuing to advance the scope, scale and use of its enterprise software to achieve its business objectives. As a result, many Rimini Street clients, including Southco, are able to use their significant savings from third-party support to fund important business and IT improvements that directly affect their ability to better compete in the global marketplace.
Toys“R”Us, Inc. today announced it has strengthened its global e-commerce capabilities with the launch of a dedicated web store, Toysrus.com.cn, in China. The addition of this site represents a significant step in the company’s plans to grow its presence with physical stores and online operations in Asia. The company has also announced the development of mobile-optimized sites and apps in 11 markets around the world, including Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Japan, Spain, and the U.K. In the coming months, it will introduce the same capabilities in Portugal, Austria and Switzerland, as well as the Netherlands, where it does not currently have a store presence.
CYA Solutions Group of enChoice today announced that its CYA HOTBackup™ solution will now be resold through the EMC Direct Sales and EMC Channel Partner networks worldwide utilizing the EMC Select Program. CYA HOTBackup enhances interoperability between EMC Documentum® and existing enterprise-wide backup systems by automating hot, consistent backups of the Documentum Platform.
GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), the world’s largest multichannel retailer of video games, announced today that it will sell the Limited Edition 320 GB Glossy White Xbox 360 for ˆ299.99 in their GameStop Europe, Micromania and EB Games Australia store locations and e-commerce sites this November. This will be a retail exclusive product for GameStop in these markets; Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Ireland, United Kingdom, Italy, France, Spain, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), a leader in global payment services and new Global Partner of the UEFA Europa League, and the Western Union Foundation, today announced they will turn every successful pass in this season’s competition into funding to support one day’s education for young people around the world.