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IBM Announces Senior Roles for "NewCo," the Independent Managed Infrastructure Services Business to Spin Out from IBM
ARMONK, N.Y. — IBM (NYSE:IBM) today announced key members of the executive team to lead the independent company that will be created following the previously announced separation of IBM’s Managed Infrastructure Services business (“NewCo”).
PocketPills Raises $30M in Series B Funding to Fuel Same Day Delivery Nationwide
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — PocketPills , Canada’s largest and fastest-growing online pharmacy, announced today the close of $30M in Series B funding, led by Canada’s most active corporate venture capital fund, TELUS Ventures. The investment will be used to broaden PocketPills’ product offering and further accelerate its national expansion, with facilities opening in Quebec and Alberta that will help achieve its goal of nationwide same-day delivery.
CEVA Logistics Transforms 3PL Operations in Canada with Berkshire Grey's Intelligent Robotic Automation Systems
AI-enabled robotic systems deliver innovation, competitive advantage, and labor optimization RPSi (Robotic Product Sortation and Identification) system gives CEVA the capacity to process more than 5.5 million packages annually at its Vancouver facility with minimal operator intervention Compact operating footprint can cater to challenging parcel types HOUSTON & BOSTON — CEVA Logistics and Berkshire Grey are implementing AI-enabled robotic automation systems into CEVA’s supply chain operations in Canada. Embedding robotic solutions at CEVA’s Vancouver eCommerce facility will maximize distribution center capacity, optimize throughput and accelerate fulfillment processes.
TrakCel Fuels Growth and Increased Market Access Through Strategic Investment Round
CARDIFF, Wales — TrakCel, a leading supplier of cellular orchestration solutions supporting the cell and gene therapy industry, today announces that it has closed its latest funding round led by AmerisourceBergen and Labcorp (NYSE: LH). These strategic investments enable further transformation of TrakCel’s cellular therapy orchestration solution, growth of its existing partner ecosystem, and continued global expansion.
Zynga Acquires Echtra Games Team Led by Developers of Diablo and Torchlight Franchises
Adds a talented development team with extensive cross-platform experience to Zynga Brings Echtra Games’ proprietary cross-platform development tools and technologies Strengthens Zynga’s development capabilities for future cross-platform projects The Echtra Games team will be developing a new, yet to be announced role-playing game (RPG) for cross-platform play, in partnership with Zynga’s NaturalMotion studio SAN FRANCISCO — Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, today announced that it has acquired Echtra Games, a cross-platform game studio composed of a development team whose core members have previously shaped the world of action role-playing games through their work on genre-defining titles including Diablo , Diablo II , the Torchlight franchise and more.
RGC Coffee Releases Its 2020 Sustainability Report
MONTREAL — RGC Coffee Inc. (RGC), a worldwide supplier of coffee, is proud to announce the release of its 2020 Sustainability Report at this years National Coffee Association Convention being held virtually beginning today March 3-5. The 2020 report marks the first time RGC has made officially public the expansive and successful efforts its undertaken at coffee origins under its RGC 3E Elevate, Empower, Educate Sustainability Program®.
HempFusion Wellness Submits Novel Foods Dossier to the United Kingdom's Regulatory Food Safety Agency
DENVER — HempFusion Wellness Inc. (TSX:CBD.U) (OTCQX:CBDHF) (FWB:8OO) (“HempFusion” or the “Company”), a leading health and wellness CBD company utilizing the power of whole-food hemp nutrition, is pleased to announce that it has submitted its dossier to the United Kingdom’s Regulatory Food Safety Agency (the “FSA”).
Antibe Therapeutics to Present at Upcoming Virtual Investor Conferences
TORONTO — Antibe Therapeutics Inc. (TSX: ATE, OTCQX: ATBPF), a clinical stage company leveraging its unique hydrogen sulfide platform to develop next-generation safer therapies to address inflammation arising from a wide range of medical conditions, today announced its participation in the following investor conferences in March:
Heritage Cannabis Announces RAD Joins Premium 5 as Brands Available in Nova Scotia
RAD Vapes, RAD Shatter, and RAD Crumble enter the Nova Scotia market in March RAD brand provides cannabis consumers with the most affordable products while maintaining the highest quality standard possible TORONTO — Heritage Cannabis Holdings Corp. (CSE: CANN) (OTCQX: HERTF) (“Heritage” or the “Company”), is pleased to announce that it has received the first order from the Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation (“NSLC”) to sell its RAD branded products in the province. RAD is Heritage’s value brand dedicated to providing cannabis consumers with the most affordable products while still maintaining the highest quality standard possible.
Takeda Secures Global Rights from Ovid Therapeutics to Develop and Commercialize Soticlestat for the Treatment of Children and Adults with Dravet Syndrome and Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome
− Ovid eligible to receive up to $856M in payments, including a $196M upfront payment, regulatory and commercial milestone payments and tiered double-digit royalties on product sales
Cybin Inc. Announces Uplisting to OTCQB Venture Market
TORONTO — Cybin Inc. ( NEO:CYBN ) (OTCQB:CLXPF) (“ Cybin ” or the “ Company ”), a biotechnology company focused on progressing psychedelic therapeutics, today announced its successful uplisting from the OTC Pink Sheets to the OTCQB ® Venture Market (the “ OTCQB ”). Cybin will commence trading on the OTCQB with the market open on March 8, 2021, under the symbol “CLXPF”.