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More Companies Adopting USB-C Technology
December 29, 2016 at 2:15 pm

We've been following the growing prevalence of USB-C technology for a while now. For the most part, it wasn't too commonly seen (except for on Apple laptops), but now competitors, like Lenovo and Asus…

American Solutions for Business Names Executive Director of Finance
December 29, 2016 at 11:40 am

American Solutions for Business (ASB), Glenwood, Minn., named Monique Gregoire executive director of finance. Initially hired as controller in 2015, Gregoire will now develop and manage overall structure of financial operations for the company, providing key insight and leadership to…

How Amazon Is Changing Shipping
December 28, 2016 at 2:41 pm

It seems like Amazon is disrupting just about every aspect of commerce these days. Between allowing customers to click a button when they need more laundry detergent to giving grocery shoppers a checkout-free experience, Amazon is on the cutting edge. Of course, being an e-commerce platform, shipping is a major part of business, and Amazon…

Proforma and TOMS Empower Local Families During Holidays
December 28, 2016 at 2:27 pm

Last year, Proforma, Cleveland, joined TOMS, the retailer of shoes, sunglasses, apparel and more, in its “One for One” mission, which benefits people in need in Africa. Proforma supported the program by giving fit cards to all of its support center team members. This year, Proforma gave local families in need TOMS gift cards to…

Researchers Develop USB Device to Diagnose HIV
December 28, 2016 at 1:32 pm

British researchers at Imperial College in London teamed up with hardware developers to create a new way to diagnose HIV using a USB device plugged into a computer that analyzes blood. According…

PWS Announces New Expansion
December 28, 2016 at 12:37 pm

PWS, Brea, Calif., announced a significant capacity expansion to better serve East Coast and Midwest customers by officially opening up their production and shipping facilities in Portland, Tenn., on Jan. 1, 2017. This expansion will allow PWS to take on new customers at both of their locations in California and Tennessee. Both new and existing…

A.V. Club Ranks Best and Worst Promotions of 2016
December 27, 2016 at 3:22 pm

As part of a year-end wrap-up, the popular pop culture site A.V. Club ranked its favorite (and least favorite) promotional items that its staff received from production companies, publishing companies, record labels and more. The staff members said that their favorite giveaways included an automobile kit featuring tools and jumper cables promoting a TV show about…

NHL Warns Against Fake Winter Classic Merchandise
December 27, 2016 at 3:12 pm

One of the coolest things about the NHL's Winter Classic, the annual outdoor game, is that the two participating teams usually wear special uniforms. Because of this, it's a good opportunity for merchandise sales. The NHL is warning fans…

China Tries 'Name and Shame' Tactics to Cut Down on Pollution
December 27, 2016 at 2:43 pm

In an effort to crack down on manufacturing pollution in the smog-heavy country, China has named more than 20 businesses that it claims broke environmental rules, including paper mills and chemical producers. "Naming and shaming is…