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Prime Day 2018 Update: Small and Medium-Sized Businesses Worldwide Have Exceeded More Than $1 Billion in Sales on Amazon Since Yesterday

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(NASDAQ:AMZN) – Prime members are continuing to shop on Prime Day. Since yesterday, small and medium-sized businesses worldwide have exceeded more than $1 billion in sales on Amazon. Customers have been able to take advantage of deals from small and medium-sized businesses such as Tea Forte, One Savvy Life, Stand Steady, and Petcube. Anyone can shop and save this Prime Day by joining Prime or starting a free trial at amazon.com/primeday. “Prime Day is just getting...

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Puma Biotechnology and Strata Oncology Announce Collaboration to Accelerate Enrollment in Neratinib HER2 Mutation Basket Study (SUMMIT Trial)

LOS ANGELES & ANN ARBOR, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Puma Biotechnology, Inc. (NASDAQ: PBYI), a biopharmaceutical company, and Strata Oncology, Inc., a precision oncology company, have entered into a collaborative agreement to accelerate patient enrollment in Puma’s ongoing Phase II SUMMIT trial of PB272 (neratinib). The SUMMIT trial is a global, multi-histology, open-label, precision-medicine ‘basket’ study evaluating the safety and efficacy of neratinib in patients with a wide variety of...

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Joakim Andersson steps down from MTG Board of Directors

Tue, Jul 17, 2018 21:55 CET Following yesterday’s decision by Kinnevik AB to distribute all its shares in Modern Times Group MTG AB (publ) to its shareholders, Joakim Andersson has resigned from the MTG Board of Directors. Joakim Andersson is Chief Financial Officer of Kinnevik, which is MTG’s largest shareholder. Joakim was appointed to the MTG Board of Directors in 2015. He was also a member of MTG’s Audit Committee and Chairman of MTG’s Remuneration Committee. MTG Board Director Natalie...

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LUCARA 2018 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS TO BE RELEASED WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8, 2018

Tue, Jul 17, 2018 21:00 CET July 17, 2018 Vancouver, British Columbia (LUC – TSX, LUC – BSE, LUC – Nasdaq Stockholm) Lucara Diamond Corp. (“Lucara” or the “Company”) announces that it will be publishing its 2018 Second Quarter results on Wednesday, August 8, 2018, after the market close in North America. The Company will host a conference call and webcast to discuss the results on Thursday, August 9, 2018, at 6:00 a.m. Pacific, 9:00 a.m. Eastern, 2:00 p.m. UK, 3:00 p.m. CET. CONFERENCE...

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John Dathan Named SVP/GM of Insight Canada

TEMPE, Ariz., July 17, 2018 -- Insight Enterprises (NASDAQ:NSIT), a Fortune 500 global systems integrator for organizations of all sizes, has announced that John Dathan has been named senior vice president and general manager of Insight Canada.Dathan will report directly to Steve Dodenhoff, whose role as president of U.S. operations has expanded to oversight of all North American operations.Prior to being named to his new role, Dathan served as vice president and general manager for Hewlett Packard...

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Old National Bank named a Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion by AAPD and USBLN

EVANSVILLE, Ind., July 17, 2018 -- Old National Bank (NASDAQ:ONB) announced today that the company has received the top score of 100% on the Disability Equality Index® (DEI®), a joint initiative of the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) and Disability: IN, formerly the U.S. Business Leadership Network (USBLN®).Disability: IN is aimed at promoting inclusivity and understanding of people with disabilities in the workplace. As a top-scoring company, Old National is also being...

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Williams Scotsman to Participate at the Jefferies 2018 Global Industrials Conference

BALTIMORE, July 17, 2018 -- WillScot Corporation (NASDAQ:WSC) (“Williams Scotsman”), a specialty rental services market leader providing innovative modular space and portable storage solutions across North America, today announced that Brad Soultz, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Tim Boswell, Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Jefferies 2018 Global Industrials Conference to be held at the InterContinental Barclay Hotel in New York City on Thursday, August 9, 2018.  The...

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“Everything’s Back to Norman”: Nickelodeon and Paramount Players to Bring Rugrats Back for the Next Generation of Kids with an All-New TV Series and Feature Film

NEW YORK & BURBANK, Calif. & HOLLYWOOD--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Viacom (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) flagship properties Nickelodeon and Paramount Pictures announced today a relaunch of the iconic kids’ TV series Rugrats, with a 26-episode greenlight from Nickelodeon, and a live-action film featuring CGI characters from Paramount Players. Both the TV series and the movie will include new adventures with beloved characters Tommy, Chuckie, Phil, Lil, Susie and Angelica, and will also introduce a new world...

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PAXMAN receives first order from Teva in Mexico for 17 scalp cooling systems

Tue, Jul 17, 2018 15:35 CET PAXMAN announces that the company has received a first order from its license partner Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd for 17 scalp cooling systems to Mexico. The systems are to be installed at five cancer centres, three of which will install systems in Mexico City.  The order marks a strong start for PAXMANs launch in Mexico since the market approval in April of 2018. At the same time, it is completely in line with the substantial interest that the company has...

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Continued stable result

Tue, Jul 17, 2018 14:00 CET Second quarter Turnover MSEK 441.5  (364.3), up 21 percent compared to previous year Operating profit MSEK 32.8 (31.9), previous year’s result includes a capital gain of MSEK 2,9 Operating margin 7.4 percent (8.8) Net income MSEK 24.4 (23.8) Cash flow from operating activities MSEK 30.2 (24.0) Earnings per share SEK 3.14 kr (3.01) First six months Turnover MSEK 849.7 (701.5), up 21 percent compared to previous year Operating profit MSEK 67.3 (58.4), previous...

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PepsiCo, Inc. to Join the NASDAQ-100 Index Beginning July 23, 2018

NEW YORK, July 16, 2018 -- Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced that PepsiCo, Inc. (Nasdaq:PEP), will become a component of the NASDAQ-100 Index® (Nasdaq:NDX) and the NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index (Nasdaq:NDXE) prior to market open on Monday, July 23, 2018.  PepsiCo, Inc. will replace DISH Network Corporation (Nasdaq:DISH) in the indexes.PepsiCo, Inc. is headquartered in Purchase, New York, and has a market capitalization of approximately $154.4 billion. For more information about the company,...

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Radius Health Reports Inducement Grant Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)

WALTHAM, Mass., July 16, 2018 -- Radius Health, Inc. (“Radius” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq:RDUS) today announced that the Compensation Committee of the Company’s Board of Directors granted Chhaya Shah, in connection with her appointment as the Company’s Senior Vice President, Technical Operations, an option to purchase 60,000 shares of the Company’s common stock with a per share exercise price of $28.74, the closing trading price of the Company’s common stock on the NASDAQ Global Market...

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Origin Bancorp, Inc. Announces Schedule for Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call

RUSTON, La., July 16, 2018 -- Origin Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:OBNK) (“Origin”), the financial holding company for Origin Bank, today announced that it plans to issue its second quarter 2018 results after the market closes on Wednesday, July 25, 2018. The earnings release will be available on the Investor Relations page of Origin’s website at www.origin.bank.  Origin will also hold a conference call to discuss its second quarter 2018 results on Thursday, July 26, 2018, at 8:00 a.m. Central...

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