Tag: Latin America

Smart Card Alliance White Paper Explores Uses of NFC Beyond Payments

PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., Dec. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Near Field Communications (NFC) technology gets a lot of attention for its ability to enable contactless payments, but less known is that it also can be used to enable secure and convenient transactions in non-payments applications, such as marketing, identity, access, ticketing and gaming. The Smart…

At CAGR of 24.2%, Wireless Audio Devices Market to exceed US$38.5 bn Globally by 2022 : Transparency Market Research

Albany, NY, Dec. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research “Wireless Audio Devices Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2015 - 2022”, the market for wireless audio devices, globally, is forecast to reach US$38.52 bn in 2022. Key factor driving the…

ReachLocal Wins Google’s Quality Score Champion Award for North America and LATAM

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Dec. 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ReachLocal, Inc. (NASDAQ:RLOC), a leader in powering online marketing for local businesses, today announced that it has won two of Google’s Premier SMB Partner Awards. Both ReachLocal North America and Latin America were recognized as Quality Score Champions. This prestigious award recognizes the Premier SMB Partner with…

EZCORP to Delay Annual Report Filing

AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EZCORP, Inc. (NASDAQ:EZPW) today announced that it will delay the filing of its Annual Report on Form 10-K.  The filing is due on December 14, 2015, and the company will file a Form 12b-25 to apply for a 15-day extension of that deadline.  The company currently expects to file…

USHCC Congratulates Felipe Bayon for Appointment at Ecopetrol

WASHINGTON, DC, Dec. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After more than 20 years at BP, Felipe Bayon, Senior Vice President of BP America and Head of Global Deepwater Response, has been named new Executive Vice President of Ecopetrol. Ecopetrol is among the top four oil and gas companies in Latin America and among the top…

Cobis Corp Announces Latin American Partnership with McorpCX, a Global Customer Experience Solutions Leader

Quito, Ecuador, Dec. 09, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Financial Service solution provider Cobis System Corporation announced today its partnership with leading customer experience solutions company McorpCX (OTCQB:MCCX), to provide digital customer experience management software and services to the financial service community throughout Latin America. The partnership combines Cobis’ banking services suite (COBIS UFS) and Mcorp’s…

Micro Irrigation Systems Market Will Reach $9.10 Billion By 2022: Grand View Research, Inc.

San Francisco, Dec. 01, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The global micro irrigation systems market is expected to reach USD 9.10billion by 2022, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc.Increasing food demand and on account of growing population, particularly in emerging marketsof Asia Pacific and Latin America is expected to remain a key driving factor…

Super Absorbent Polymers Market Is Anticipated To Reach $11.03 Billion By 2022: Report By Grand View Research, Inc.

San Francisco, Nov. 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The global super absorbent polymers market is expected to reach USD 11.03 billion by 2022, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Growing demand for baby diaper and female hygiene products in emerging markets of Asia Pacific and Latin America is expected to remain a key…

Activated Carbon Market Will Reach $5.31 Billion By 2020: Grand View Research, Inc.

San Francisco, Nov. 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The global activated carbon market is expected to reach USD 5.31 billion by 2020, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Increasing demand from water purification and air filtration segment is expected to drive market growth over the next five years. Activated carbon is…

Community and Business Leaders Convene for First Mia Asia Task Force Meeting

MIAMI, Nov. 13, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Miami-Dade Aviation Director Emilio T. Gonzalez and MIA Asia Task Force members. With the goal of attracting first-ever nonstop passenger service between Miami and Asia, Miami-Dade County officials convened the first meeting of community and business leaders who have partnered together to form the MIA Asia Task Force.…

Urban Hydroponics, Inc. and Its Acquisition Target Urban Cultivator, Inc. Announce New Central American Distributor

NEW YORK, Nov. 05, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Urban Hydroponics, Inc., a publicly traded Nevada corporation (OTCQB:URHY), is pleased to announce that Urban Cultivator, Inc., a British Columbia based private company that manufactures and markets indoor hydroponic gardening appliances and which has signed a binding letter of intent to merge with URHY, has expanded into…

Nasdaq to Power New Mexican Stock Exchange BIVA

NEW YORK and MEXICO CITY, Nov. 5, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) and Bolsa Institucional de Valores (BIVA), announced today that BIVA will implement Nasdaq's X-stream Trading technology to run Latin America's newest exchange. X-stream is the most widely used exchange trading technology in the world, powering more than 30 marketplaces globally. In addition,…

Tech Data Honors Vendor Partners of the Year

CLEARWATER, Fla., Nov. 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tech Data Corporation (NASDAQ:TECD) announced the winners of its Vendor Partner of the Year awards, presented today during the company's eleventh annual Americas Vendor Partner Summit in Tampa, Florida. Tech Data's Vendor Partner award recipients are recognized annually for their collaboration, enablement programs, strong partnerships, and commitment…

RigNet to Acquire TECNOR, a Mexican Remote Communications Provider

HOUSTON, Nov. 04, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RigNet, Inc. (NASDAQ:RNET), a leading global provider of managed remote communications solutions, telecoms systems integration services and collaborative applications to the oil and gas industry, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement under which it will acquire Orgtec S.A.P.I. de C.V., d.b.a. TECNOR. Both companies have approved…

Methionine Market Size Will Be Worth $7.26 Billion By 2022: Grand View Research, Inc.

San Francisco, Nov. 03, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The global methionine market is expected to reach USD 7.26 billion by 2022, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Increasing feed additives demand for maintaining adequate metabolism rate in livestock is expected to drive methionine market growth over the next seven years. Increasing…

Boyden Global Executive Search Launches Non-Profit, Government and Education Practice

WASHINGTON and OTTAWA, Nov. 02, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Boyden, a global leader in executive search with more than 70 offices in over 40 countries, announced today that it has launched a new Non-Profit, Government and Education Practice. A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/d83bcb5d-03ed-4194-a968-c87613c8dbd7. Boyden brings market leadership, strong revenue and a…

Panoro Announces Ms. Kathryn Johnson as Chief Financial Officer

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Panoro Minerals Ltd. (TSXV:PML) (Lima:PML) (Frankfurt:PZM) ("Panoro") is pleased to announce effective immediately the appointment of Ms. Kathryn Johnson as Chief Financial Officer for the Company. Ms. Johnson is a graduate of the University of British Columbia and is a Chartered Accountant with over ten years…

Insulation Market Size Will Grow To $67.16 Billion By 2020: Grand View Research, Inc.

San Francisco, Nov. 02, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The global insulation market is expected to reach USD 67.16 billion by 2020, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Growing consumer awareness regarding energy conservation is expected to remain a key driving factor for global insulation market. Favorable regulatory scenario in most parts…

Brink’s Reports Third-Quarter Results

Non-GAAP EPS $.37 vs $.12 GAAP EPS $.16 vs $.58 Non-GAAP Earnings Reflect Lower Corporate Expense, Profit Growth in Latin America RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Brink’s Company (NYSE: BCO), a global leader in security-related services, today reported third-quarter earnings. Third-Quarter Highlights GAAP: Total revenue down 13% (9% organic growth); operating…

SeaChange Appoints Video, Mobile and Cloud Services Veteran Rochus Schreiber to Lead EMEA Operations and Global Services

ACTON, Mass., Oct. 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Multiscreen innovator SeaChange International, Inc. (NASDAQ:SEAC) today announced the appointment of video, mobile and cloud services veteran Rochus Schreiber to Senior Vice President, Services and General Manager of Europe, Middle East & Africa Operations. Reporting to Chief Operating Officer Ed Terino, Mr. Schreiber oversees the company's award-winning…