Honeywell Invests $10 Million to Expand BRNO R&D, Creates 300 Jobs


U.S. Ambassador to the Czech Republic Andrew Schapiro (3rd from left) celebrates the facility inauguration with Honeywell Industrial Safety Vice President of Engineering Cleo Cabuz, General Manager of Honeywell Technology Solutions in the Czech Republic Jiří Tomíček, Honeywell Safety Products President Sach Sankpal, and Honeywell Technology Solutions President Suresh VenkatarayaluHoneywell recently inaugurated three new research and development (R&D) laboratories Read more [...]

Polycom and Microsoft expand relationship through new series of video collaboration solutions for Skype for Business


SAN JOSE, Calif., and REDMOND, Wash. – March 18, 2015 – Polycom, Inc. (Nasdaq: PLCM) and Microsoft Corp. announced today an expanded relationship through which Polycom plans to deliver a new series of video collaboration solutions purpose-built for Skype for Business called Polycom® RoundTable®. The first device in this new offering is the Polycom® RoundTable® 100, an affordable and easy-to-use video solution for huddle rooms that will allow small to midsized businesses (SMB) and teams with Read more [...]

Microsoft and Samsung Electronics expand partnership to bring Microsoft services to more customers on more devices


REDMOND, Wash. — March 23, 2015 — Microsoft Corp. and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. have expanded their global partnership to bring Microsoft mobile productivity services to more consumers and business customers. Samsung is planning to pre-install Microsoft services and apps on its portfolio of Android devices and will deliver secured mobile productivity for businesses through a new Microsoft Office 365 and Samsung KNOX Business Pack. Microsoft is committed to reinventing productivity in a mobile-first, Read more [...]

Bank of America and Social Finance Inc. Study Reveals Potential to Expand Services for Military Veterans Through Innovative Pay for Success Programs


Dateline City: NEW YORK New Research Identifies Opportunities to Increase Funding and Collaboration to Scale Effective Services That Measurably Improve the Lives of Veterans and Their Families Bank of America today announced the results of a first-of-its-kind study exploring opportunities to use pay-for-success (PFS) programs and other Read more [...]

ExxonMobil Announces New Projects to Expand Specialty Hydrocarbon Fluid Production


Dateline City: HOUSTON Singapore, Antwerp expansions will increase supply of specialty fluids to meet growing demand Additional capacity to begin producing by mid-2015 Specialty fluids formulated for wide range of consumer applications, offer outstanding performance HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil Read more [...]

Sears®, Kmart® Team to Expand Free Store Pickup to More Than 2,000 Locations


Cross store pickup options for Shop Your Way members shopping sears.com or kmart.com creates added convenience Jul 8, 2014 HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears and Kmart, two leading integrated retailers focused on making shopping easier for Shop Your Way members and customers, are introducing a unique online/in-store collaboration to allow pick up of sears.com or kmart.com orders at any of each other's stores – more than 2,000 locations nationwide – ready in five minutes Read more [...]

Bank of America Examines Innovative Forms of Social Finance to Expand Services for Military Veterans


Dateline City: CHARLOTTE, N.C. Feasibility Study to Help Determine New Approaches to Funding Support for Our Nation’s Service Members Bank of America today announced plans to assess the use of innovative social financing, such as social impact bonds and other pay-for-success programs, to address critical shortfalls in the funding of effective reintegration and ongoing support services for military Read more [...]