Agriculture

Michigan lawmakers applauded for funding program supporting state farmers, families

$1 Million allocated for Double Up Food Bucks healthy food incentive program ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Fair Food Network applauded Michigan lawmakers for their bipartisan support for a homegrown program supporting farmers and families. The House and Senate approved $1 million for the healthy food incentive program Double Up Food Bucks in the state 2020 budget that Gov. Whitmer […]

Technology

Alithya invests in IoT and Artificial Intelligence with the acquisition of Matricis Informatique Inc.

Matricis specializes in data integration in the healthcare, industrial and financial sectors MONTREAL, Oct. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Alithya Group Inc. (TSX: ALYA) (NASDAQ: ALYA) (“Alithya”), a leader in digital strategy and technologies, employing more than 2,000 highly qualified professionals offering enterprise solutions across Canada, the United States, and Europe, is proud to announce the acquisition of Matricis Informatique Inc. (“Matricis”), in […]

Commerce Economics

CEO Confidence Declined to Lowest Level in a Decade

Trade Tensions Likely to Have Lingering Impact on Business, According to Separate Poll of CEOs/CFOs NEW YORK, Oct. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Conference Board Measure of CEO Confidence™, which was unchanged at 43 in the second quarter of 2019, declined to a reading of 34 in the third quarter (a reading of more than 50 points reflects more positive […]

Commerce

GSPANN to Help E-commerce Stores Secure Their Platforms From Cyber Theft During the Holiday Season

HOUSTON, Oct. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — As the Holiday season nears, E-commerce retailers are experiencing active security leaks which can cost them thousands of dollars. To prevent such leaks and make the shopping experience more exciting GSPANN has launched products and services enabling better and safer online shopping experiences. According to Naresh Reddy, an AEM Expert and E-commerce […]

Economics

ADP National Employment Report: Private Sector Employment Increased by 135,000 Jobs in September

ROSELAND, N.J., Oct. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Private sector employment increased by 135,000 jobs from August to September according to the September ADP National Employment Report®.  Broadly distributed to the public each month, free of charge, the ADP National Employment Report is produced by the ADP Research Institute® in collaboration with Moody’s Analytics.  The report, which is derived from ADP’s actual payroll […]

Economics

Raytheon’s economic impact to Arizona now tops $2.6 billion

New report reveals company’s growing statewide benefit PHOENIX, Oct. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) makes a $2.6 billion annual economic impact to Arizona, according to a new study conducted by Arizona State University’s Seidman Institute. The research firm analyzed Raytheon contributions to the state in the form of wages, taxes, suppliers and other key indicators.  The latest study shows Raytheon’s […]