News - Atrium Innovations announces that Peter Luther, former President of Johnson & Johnson Consumer Healthcare, has been named President and Chief Executive Officer of Atrium, effective at the end of June. He succeeds Pierre Fitzgibbon, who, as previously announced, will leave the Company by mutual agreement with the Board of Directors.
News - Nutri Group announces that it is taking ownership, through Nutri-Œuf, of Ovale Eggs' entire assets. With this acquisition, Nutri Group confirms its enviable position among Canada's leaders in grading, processing and marketing eggs and their derivatives. Following this transaction, Nutri Group is now comprised of six modern, high-performance plants across Canada.
News - Industrial Alliance Auto and Home Insurance (IAAH), and Exigen Insurance Solutions (EIS), a global provider of core systems to insurers, today announced that Industrial Alliance has successfully deployed Exigen Suite TM as its new underwriting, policy administration, billing, claim and customer management platform for auto and homeowners and other personal lines of business for its operations in Quebec.
News - Volatile foreign exchange (FX) rates can pose substantial risks to a business’s cash flow, profitability and competitiveness. In fact, exchange-rate fluctuations is the leading concern that holds back many Canadian companies from increasing their export sales. But there’s a solution: Foreign Exchange Contracts and our Foreign Exchange Facility Guarantee. Learn more with these free resources.
News - Exceldor and Parrish & Heimbecker, Limited are pleased to announce that they have signed a definitive agreement under which Exceldor will acquire P&H Foods. Included in the transaction are the primary turkey processing plant located in Hanover, Ontario, and a joint venture interest in Golden Valley Farms consisting of a further processing plant located in Arthur, Ontario. P&H Foods produces and sells products under the Butterball brand in Canada under a licensing agreement with Butterball, LLC, headquartered in Garner, North Carolina.
News - CO2 Solutions announceS it has received a Notice of Allowance from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for its patent application No. 13/264,294 entitled Process for CO2 Capture Using Micro-Particles Comprising Biocatalysts. The Corporation also takes this opportunity to provide an update on the depth and breadth of its U.S. intellectual property portfolio in context of the landmark announcement made this week by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on the regulation of carbon emissions from existing power plants.
News - Some, 9,000 delegates will visit the Québec City Convention Centre, generating $19 M in economic spinoffs and 25,000 room nights. Of the 9,000 delegates, 4,000 work in artificial intelligence, neuroscience and cognitive sciences, proving that Québec City is a scientific and intellectual hub.
News - A recent study published in Annals of Neurology reports that healthy human tissue grafted to the brains of patients with Huntington’s disease in the hopes of treating the neurological disorder also developed signs of the illness, several years after the graft. This discovery will have profound implications on our understanding of the disease and how to treat it, and may also lead to the development of new therapies for neurodegenerative disorders.
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News - Aeterna Zentaris announceS that a poster was presented on the design of its current ZoptEC (Zoptarelin doxorubicin in Endometrial Cancer) Phase 3 trial in women with advanced, recurrent or metastatic endometrial cancer.