Archive for October 10th, 2012

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UK food prices to rise following summer deluge

Food prices in the UK are expected to rise in the coming months, after farmers reported poor harvests due to record rainfall over the summer. The summer months of June, July and August were the wettest recorded in the UK […]

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Private equity firm Bain acquires Apex Tools in $1.6bn deal

US professional, medical, industrial and commercial solutions provider Danaher Corp (NYSE:DHR) and Irish electrical components and tools maker Cooper Industries Plc (NYSE:CBE) said on Wednesday they had struck

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Toshiba acquires 20% in Westinghouse via put option

Japanese chipmaker Toshiba Corp (TYO:6502) on Wednesday said it will pay some JPY125bn (USD1.6bn/EUR1.2bn) to buy the 20% in nuclear power plants firm Westinghouse Electric Co owned by

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Accenture acquires New York-based digital marketeer avVenta

International management consulting, technology services and outsourcing firm Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) unveiled the acquisition of privately held, digital marketing production services provider avVenta Worldwide, in a move to

ShoreTel gets notice for unified Communications excellence

ShoreTel (NASDAQ: SHOR) said it continues to help credit unions successfully navigate the challenges of increased competition and cutting-edge service expectations via ShoreTel's powerful all-in-one solution that helps

Rogers Communications chooses Gemalto for mobile NFC payment Solutions

Rogers Communications (TSX: RCI.A) (TSX: RCI.B) and Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO) announced that mobile payment solutions currently in pilot testing and coming to market this year on Rogers

RiT develops high-speed indoor wireless optical Network

RiT Technologies (NASDAQ: RITT) said it is in final development of the first product in its revolutionary new indoor wireless optical network product family, positioning it for market

Novatel wireless supplies enhanced vehicle tracking solution to Thrifty Car Rental

Intelligent wireless networking solutions provider Novatel Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: NVTL) announced that Thrifty Car Rental, one of the largest car rental companies in the world, has selected Novatel

Netgear switches provide access layer for 10-gig Ethernet backbone

Networking company Netgear, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTGR) said it has launched the new Netgear ProSafe Next-Gen Edge M5300 series, a family of top-of-the line stackable managed gigabit switches that

Hughes Europe gets 10-year contract for broadband satellite network services

Hughes Europe, the European subsidiary of the leader in satellite broadband solutions and EchoStar Corp. (NASDAQ: SATS) subsidiary Hughes Network Systems, LLC (Hughes) announced that it has been

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