Tag: Canada

Student Transportation Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter & Fiscal Year 2016 Results

BARRIE, Ontario, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Student Transportation Inc. (TSX:STB) (NASDAQ:STB) (“STI” or “the Company”) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2016. All financial results are reported in U.S. dollars except as otherwise noted. “We were very pleased with our strong performance and solid results in fiscal 2016 which were in line with our internal objectives and we are well-positioned for continued improvements in fiscal 2017,” said Denis J. Gallagher, STI Chairman and CEO. “Our year-end results reflect the positive impact of our fuel management and early stage returns from strategic

Canadian Linen and Uniform Sponsors Third Annual 'Day of Service'

TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canadian Linen and Uniform Service today announced that its 47 branches and other locations across North America will participate in the 3rd annual ‘Day of Service’ community giving program in which employees are given the opportunity to spend all or part of their work day volunteering, donating goods and services, or participating in community events. “I am very pleased with the enthusiastic participation of our employees across the organization and the continued success of this program,” said Bill Evans, President and CEO of Canadian Linen. “We have been growing this event over the

AmeriPride Services Sponsors Third Annual 'Day of Service'

MINNEAPOLIS, MINN., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AmeriPride Services today announced that its 47 branches and other locations across the U.S. and Canada will participate in the 3rd annual ‘Day of Service’ community giving program in which employees are given the opportunity to spend all or part of their work day volunteering, donating goods and services, or participating in community events. “I am very pleased with the enthusiastic participation of our employees across the organization and the continued success of this program,” said Bill Evans, President and CEO of AmeriPride Services. “We have been growing this event over the

Associa's Canyon Gate Chosen to Manage Two Prestigious Estate Communities

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canyon Gate, an Associa company, announces that is has been named the management company of choice for Montecito Estates and Stonehenge Estates at High Resort. It is providing full services, including financial, maintenance, communications and administrative services to each of these single-family neighborhoods: Montecito Estates contains 588 single-family homes, a clubhouse, pool and many park and gathering areas. It’s located along the Petroglyph National Park in Albuquerque. Stonehenge Estates is comprised of 327 single-family homes located in Rio Rancho in the High Resort area with views of the golf course at Chamisa

Brinks Canada Inc. Appeals Labour Canada Ruling Stay of Direction Granted

EDMONTON, Alberta, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Brinks Canada is pleased to announce that it has received a stay of direction related to what it believes was an improper danger ruling by a Labour Canada Health and Safety Officer (HSO). This stay will remain in effect until the appeal of this direction is concluded. The HSO danger declaration, issued under Section 145 of the Canada Labour Code, relates to Brinks Canada’s use of the “All Off” Model for crew dispatch. “All Off” is a staff resourcing approach where work is completed by a two-person crew, where both crew members

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Envoy Air Now Offers Industry-Leading Pay for Pilots

IRVING, Texas, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Envoy Air Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of American Airlines Group (NASDAQ:AAL), announced today that it will nearly double the starting rate of pay for new hires, to nearly $38 per hour – effectively starting new hire pilots on Step 3 of the Envoy pilot pay scale. This means that Envoy First Officers can earn $58,000 or more in their first year on the job. The carrier will also increase the pay rates for existing First Officers during their first three years with the airline – and expand its existing First Officer

Global Respiratory Disorders Market Forecast To Reach $46.6 Billion By 2022 – Current Clinical and Commercial Landscape: MarketResearchReports.biz

Albany, NY, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The respiratory therapy area consists of indications that affect the respiratory system in different ways, such as the scarring of lung tissue, and excessive production of mucus in the airways, thereby decreasing lung function. Some of the key indications in this therapy area include asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), cystic fibrosis (CF) and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). The causes of respiratory disorders vary significantly across each indication, and include factors such as environment, occupation, genetic predisposition and aging. The treatment landscape for respiratory disorders has traditionally been dominated by small molecule

Frontier Pharma: Chronic, Acute and Neuropathic Pain – GPCR and Nerve Growth Factor-based therapies offer strong potential in difficult-to-treat subtypes: ResearchMoz

Albany,NY, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pain, and in particular chronic pain, is a significant global health issue. While pain is not considered a disease in its own right, there is a growing body of evidence that substantiates chronic pain as a disease, rather than just as a symptom of a primary cause. In the US, pain affects more people than cancer, diabetes and heart disease combined, with an estimated 100 million people having experienced at least one chronic pain episode in the last 12 months, at an annual cost of around $600 billion in medical treatment and lost

Rising Number of Business and Leisure Trips to Bolster Global Car Rental Market’s Growth until 2021

Brooklyn, NY,, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The research study has made use of several analytical tools to identify and analyze the potential opportunities in the car rental market across the globe. The key growth drivers, challenges, geographical segmentation, and the competitive landscape of the market have been mentioned in the scope of the research study. The inputs given by industry experts in the report are anticipated to guide the market players and decision-makers in formulating effective financial as well as business strategies effectively in the coming years. Get Sample Copy of Report for more Professional and Technical insights

Global Almond Oil Market to Witness Rapid Growth on Account of Rising Demand from Cosmetic Industry

Brooklyn, NY,, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Furthermore, the research study has provided the past performance of the global almond oil market along with the forecast figures with the help of tables, graphs, charts, and infographics. Inputs given by industry specialists have been added in the study to help the existing and new players in the market in formulating effective business decisions in the next few years. Get Sample Copy of Report for more Professional and Technical insights at: http://www.qyresearchreports.com/sample/sample.php?rep_id=734805&type=E The global almond oil market can be divided on the basis of product type into bitter almond oil and

Global and China Lithium-ion Battery Market to Witness Rapid Growth with Rising Number of Applications

Brooklyn, NY,, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The global market for lithium-ion batteries is projected to witness rapid growth in the forecast period, owing to the several advantages they offer such as longer life and higher efficiency compared to other types of batteries. Moreover, the rising number of applications of lithium-ion battery in diverse sectors, including buses and cars, is estimated to encourage the growth of the overall lithium-ion battery market in the near future. On the flip side, the low awareness regarding the advantages of lithium-ion batteries and their high costs are the key factors expected to curb

Europe Molecular Diagnostics Market worth 4.2 Billion USD by 2023; Transparency Market Research

Albany – New York, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A research report for Europe molecular diagnostics market by Transparency Market Research (TMR), projects this market to report a healthy CAGR of 11.40% during the period from 2015 and 2023. The market stood at US$1.6 bn in 2014. Analysts expect it to reach US$4.2 bn by the end of the forecast period. The research report is titled “Molecular Diagnostics Market – Europe Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2015 – 2023.” Request a Free PDF Brochure with Report Analysis: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/sample/sample.php?flag=S&rep_id=9434  Molecular diagnostics refers to the tests conducted to

Zipcar Drives Into Brussels With Its First Free-Floating Car-Sharing Service

New service gives members the freedom to pick up and drop off vehicles anywhere in the city World’s leading car-sharing network extends international footprint to seventh market in Europe BRUSSELS, Belgium, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zipcar, the world’s leading car-sharing network, today announces the full launch of its new free-floating car-sharing service in Brussels, Belgium. This marks the seventh major country launch for the brand in Europe and the introduction of its most flexible car- sharing service to date. A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/32c72c40-041f-4ca2-bda9-e44cae794a0a Today’s launch is a pivotal milestone in Zipcar’s international expansion,

Fortigen Geneva, LLC Awards Matrix Service EPFC of 20,000 Ton Ammonia Tank

TULSA, Okla., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Matrix Service Company (Nasdaq:MTRX) announced that its subsidiary, Matrix Service Inc. has been awarded the engineering, procurement, fabrication and construction of a 20,000 ton ammonia tank for Fortigen Geneva LLC’s new anhydrous ammonia fertilizer manufacturing plant in Geneva, NE. The plant is Fortigen’s first fertilizer manufacturing facility and will produce 100 tons per day of anhydrous ammonia. This facility will take advantage of the low cost of natural gas and reduced transportation costs to serve some of the most productive crop land in the world. “As we continue to execute our own growth

Global Paper Packaging Material Market will reach around USD 362.65 Billion by 2021

Sarasota, FL, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zion Research has published a new report titled “Paper Packaging Material Market (Liquid Packaging Cartons, Corrugated Cases, Carton & Folding Boxes and Others) for Beverages, Fast Foods, Fresh Foods, Dairy & Bakery, Frozen Foods and Other Applications – Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Segment, Trends and Forecast, 2015 – 2021”. According to the report, global paper packaging material market was valued at around USD 286.61 billion in 2015 and is expected to reach USD 362.65 billion in 2021, growing at a CAGR of around 4.4% between 2016 and 2021.

Xenon Pharmaceuticals Announces Exercise in Full of Option to Purchase Additional Shares and Closing of $34.5 Million Public Offering

BURNABY, British Columbia, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq:XENE), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, today announced that the underwriters of the previously announced public offering of its common shares have exercised in full their option to purchase an additional 600,000 common shares, consisting of 450,000 common shares from Xenon and 150,000 common shares from the selling securityholders named in the final prospectus supplement for the offering. The closing of the sale of all common shares occurred today. Gross proceeds from the offering of an aggregate of 3,450,000 common shares by Xenon and the offering of an aggregate of

City National Opens Banking Office in Lower Manhattan

NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — City National Bank, America’s Premier Private and Business BankSM, announced today that it has opened its third full-service banking office in Manhattan at Brookfield Place. The office is located on the 26th floor of 250 Vesey St., formerly known as Four World Financial Center, between the Hudson River and the rebuilt World Trade Center, in the heart of Lower Manhattan. The new office will provide City National’s premier private and business banking and wealth management capabilities to financial services employees, small and mid-sized businesses, nonprofit organizations, professionals, investors, and other individuals and

DALBAR Canada Study Finds Becoming A New Robo-Advisor Client Has Its Challenges 

TORONTO, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DALBAR released results for its much anticipated Robo-advisor Onboarding Experience study. Opening a new account is a critical first point of contact between a service provider and a client. DALBAR set out to investigate the onboarding process between a robo-advisor and its new clients. The study reveals some robo-advisors are clearly falling short of peer performance as well as of Canadian investors’ expectations for service in the wealth management space.  Key service gaps include:       Funding the account was the biggest challenge facing Canadian robo-advisors. Several firms encountered serious technical and logistical challenges using

Global Carotenoids Market Expected To Reach USD 1.52 Billion in 2021 – MarketResearchStore.Com

Deerfield Beach, FL, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zion Research has published a new report titled “Carotenoids Market by Type (Astaxanthin, Beta-carotene, Lutein, Lycopene, Canthaxanthin, Zeaxanthin, and Others) for Feed, Food, Supplements, Cosmetics, and Pharmaceuticals – Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis, and Forecast, 2015 – 2021”. According to the report, global demand for beverage packaging market was valued at USD 1.23 billion in 2015, is expected to reach USD 1.52 billion in 2021 and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 3.5% between 2016 and 2021. Carotenoids are natural pigments found mainly in plants, algae, and few bacteria. Carotenoids

Global Business Intelligence Market worth USD 26.50 billion by 2021: By Cloud BI, Mobile BI and Other Deployments

Sarasota, FL, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zion Research has published a new report titled “Global Business Intelligence Market by Mobile BI, Cloud BI, and Other Applications: Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis and Forecast, 2015-2021.” According to the report, the global business intelligence market accounted USD 16.33 billion in 2015 and is expected to reach USD 26.50 billion by 2021, growing at a CAGR of around 8.4% between 2016 and 2021.  Business Intelligence defined as the process of analyzing huge volumes of enterprise data usually stored in large databases such as data warehouses. BI detects the hidden trends and patterns in