POINT ROBERTS, Wash. and DELTA, British Columbia, March 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Investorideas.com, a leading investor news resource covering hemp and cannabis stocks releases a snapshot looking at the new extraction and cultivation agreements in the works in preparation for the burgeoning hemp/CBD industry. /EIN News/ -- Hemp and CBD continues to be the buzz words of 2019 and this means companies in the sector are working diligently to reach cultivation and extraction agreements capable of keeping up with the expected market demand. At the start of the month, Tilray, Inc. (NASDAQ: TLRY) reported the closing of a previously announced definitive agreement in which Tilray had acquired all of the issued and outstanding securities of FHF Holdings Ltd. from Compass Group Diversified Holdings, LLC and other shareholders of Manitoba Harvest. Tilray acquired Manitoba Harvest on a cash and debt-free basis, for an aggregate maximum purchase price of C$419 million, pending the achievement … [Read more...] about Ready for 2019?….Hemp Yeah!: New Hemp Harvest and Extraction Agreements for 2019 and Beyond
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/EIN News/ -- Dublin, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Smart Materials - A Global Market Overview" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Smart Materials constitute a class of advanced materials capable of sensing and responding to a wide variety of stimuli that can include electric and magnetic fields, temperature, pressure, mechanical stress, hydrostatic pressure, nuclear radiation and pH change. The inherently unique characteristics of these materials make it possible for them to revert back to their original state after the external stimulus is removed. This next generation of intelligent materials displays adaptive capabilities and alters its physical properties such as shape, stiffness and viscosity in a specified manner. Smart Materials have multiple functionalities, such as self-adaptability, self-sensing, self-healing and memory, which allow them to be used in a variety of applications. Research Findings & Coverage Smart … [Read more...] about Global Smart Materials Market Overview 2018: Demand from Asia-Pacific, Fueled by Fastest Growth for Phase Change Materials will Drive Global Smart Materials Market to Surpass $93 Billion by 2023.
Susanne Hahn, center, glboal head of Lab1886, cuts the ribbon on the new Atlanta office space with Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal, right, and Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms. Photo: Trevor WilliamsA new innovation hub opened by German automotive giant Daimler in Atlanta has already begun to foster cross-border exchanges of technology talent. Launched July 16 with fanfare and attendance by both Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal and Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, the auto maker fulfilled a promise made when its best-known brand, Mercedes-Benz, opened its gleaming new U.S. headquarters in Sandy Springs in March. At that event, also well stocked with dignitaries, executives announced that Atlanta would be the home to the fourth global center for Lab1886, named for the year the company’s two founders invented an early automobile. But what was revealed at the opening within the WeWork offices at the Terminus building in Buckhead was how much the local presence is … [Read more...] about Lab1886, Daimler’s ‘Innovation Machine’ in Atlanta, Runs on Global Tech Exchanges
1 of 4 View 4 Items James Wooldridge, Deseret News Twins Tom Gay, left, and Jon Gay, co-chief technology officers for Monarx, talk to Jayson Valadez, vice president of engineering, at his desk in the Monarx office in downtown Salt Lake City on Monday, June 11, 2018. The company developed new digital security tools protecting systems against malicious intruders. SALT LAKE CITY — In the quest to keep digital systems safe from intrusion, the standard security strategy has been to create a virtual fortress — constructing cybersecurity "walls" to keep the would-be cyber invaders outside the keep. Now, a Salt Lake City-based security startup, Monarx, has innovated an application that turns that approach on its head. Its innovative strategy works even if a system's bridge is dropped and gates are open, dispensing with preventive barriers in favor of creating a digital environment in which a hacker is simply unable to activate the intrusive code. The … [Read more...] about Salt Lake’s Monarx harvests $3.4M on quest to rethink cyber defense
Program includes multiple track projects to boost rail capacity and improve network resiliency across the Prairies SASKATOON, Saskatchewan, June 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CN (TSX:CNR) (NYSE:CNI) said today it plans to invest approximately $210 million in Saskatchewan in 2018 to expand and strengthen the company’s rail network across the province. “We are investing for the long haul with these projects to boost capacity and network resiliency,” said Doug Ryhorchuk, vice-president of CN’s Western Region. “Our investments in new double track across the Prairies combined with new equipment and more people will help us deliver superior service to our grain, energy and other customers across the province and North America. Additionally, our substantial investments to renew our existing railway infrastructure underscores our commitment to operating safely.” The Saskatchewan investments are part of CN’s record $3.4 billion capital program for … [Read more...] about CN investing $210 million to expand and strengthen Saskatchewan’s rail infrastructure in 2018