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Innovator, entrepreneur and servant leader will be remembered for his legacy of growing Garmin from a start-up company to a global leader in GPS technology

OLATHE, Kan. -Friday 14 June 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced that Gary Burrell, aviation pioneer and co-founder of Garmin Ltd., passed away on June 12, 2019, at the age of 81. Mr. Burrell retired in 2002 and continued to serve as Garmin’s co-Chairman until 2004 when he was named Chairman Emeritus.

Mr. Burrell co-founded Garmin with Dr. Min Kao in 1989 with the vision of creating products powered by an emerging technology known as the Global Positioning System, or GPS. Thirty years later, Garmin has grown from a handful of engineers into a global location and communication product powerhouse with more than 13,000 associates in 60 offices around the world. Of his many accomplishments, Gary was most proud of th ... Read more »

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• Collaboration sees Ferring fuse fertility expertise with personalised tech solution from digital health innovators, WOOM

• Insights generated could help inform moves to improve access for people seeking fertility treatment, e.g. reducing the time for a woman to seek a consultation with a specialist

• Collaboration represents Ferring’s commitment to advancing reproductive medicine and women’s health worldwide to help the 1 in 6 couples affected by fertility issues


SAINT-PREX, Switzerland-Wednesday 19 June 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ferring Pharmaceuticals and WOOM today announced a collaboration, which aims to improve and shorten the fertility journeys of the one in six couples who have difficulty conceiving.1

The WOOM ovulation and fertility app, currently available in Spanish - with registered users across Spain, Mexico, Colombia, Chile, Argentina and Peru - is able to analyse a woman&rs ... Read more »

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Features Include Multiple Base Updates, Increased Stronghold Levels and a New Building Called the Hunter’s Lodge


SAN FRANCISCO-Tuesday 18 June 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Small Giant Games (“Small Giant”), a subsidiary of Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, is announcing an epic expansion to its popular franchise, Empires & Puzzles. The expansion, backed by player demand, features significant base updates including an increase of t ... Read more »

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Boehringer Ingelheim and OSE Immunotherapeutics Announce Dosing Of the First Patient in a Phase 1 Trial of SIRPα Antagonist Monoclonal Antibody, BI 765063, in Patients with Advanced Solid Tumors

•    First-in-class checkpoint inhibitor BI 765063 licensed to and being developed under a collaboration agreement between Boehringer Ingelheim and OSE Immunotherapeutics

•    Clinical Trial Authorization and dosing of the first patient triggers a total of €15 million milestone payments from Boehringer Ingelheim to OSE Immunotherapeutics

INGELHEIM, Germany & NANTES, France-Tuesday 18 June 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim and OSE Immunotherapeutics SA (ISIN: FR0012127173; Mnémo: OSE) today announce that the first patient has been dosed in the first-in-human Phase 1 clinical trial evaluating BI 765063, formerly OSE-172, a first-in-class monoclonal antibody antagonist of SIRPα ... Read more »

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Accelerating “Gemba Process Innovation” via collaboration with partner company

OSAKA, Japan-Tuesday 18 June 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- On June 17, 2019, Panasonic Corporation (TOKYO: 6752) announced that it has signed a joint business development agreement with Linkwiz, Inc. — a startup company specializing in the development and sales of autonomous robotic system software and technical consulting — to develop solutions to enhance welding processes in the manufacturing field. The agreement is being undertaken by Panasonic’s Connected Solutions Company.

Under its “Gemba Process Innovation” vision, Panasonic is expanding its B2B solutions business. “The ‘gemba,’ or physical site for frontline operations, is where value is generated and problems must be confronted,” explained Yasu Higuchi, CEO of the Connected Solutions Company. “By applying our 100-years of experience and ... Read more »

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•    Computer Aided Design company brings digital transformation to its software-based licensing

•    Replaces home-grown system with Thales’ Sentinel solution providing scalable cloud-based licensing capability

PARIS LA DÉFENSE-Tuesday 18 June 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Thales, a leader in critical information systems, cybersecurity, data protection and licensing, can today reveal that it has extended its decade long partnership with EPLAN, the Computer Aided Design (eCAD) company, to ensure on-demand license delivery and activation for all products. Part of its digital transformation strategy, this move brings EPLAN closer to its customer base, by ensuring that the product experience is individually tailored to each customer’s needs.

Founded in 1984, EPLAN develops electrical CAD software to help users with efficient engineering solutions to enhance their electrical design. With over 51, ... Read more »

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PARIS -Tuesday 18 June 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The apartment rental platform dedicated to business travelers,, announces its full integration into the main business travel booking tools and a €3 million A-series to pursue its development, bringing the amounts raised to more than €8 million since its launch in 2013.

"This fundraising will allow us to recruit talent to accelerate our growth. We want to sign a quarter of the major French companies and approach one million homes before the end of the year, thanks to the exclusive technologies we now have at our disposal", says Valéry Linÿer, CEO and co-founder, who adds: "We have four main advantages over our competitors: we meet the challenges of duty of care, we are able to customize our tool to meet the constraints of each large company for short and long stays, we have 24/7 customer service with quality processes and traveler support and we are the only ones compat ... Read more »

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An initiative by the center acknowledging this cause will allow people to avail treatment packages at affordable costs

Dubai, United Arab Emirates-Tuesday 18 June 2019 [ AETOS Wire ]

Aligning with the principles set forth for the “Year of Tolerance,” Fakih IVF Fertility Center is reaching out to individuals in an effort to promote the values of tolerance.

The campaign titled “Positive Mind. Positive Vibes. Positive Results,” stems out from the center’s support of our ruler’s vision of creating a more tolerant nation. As part of the initiative patients will be offered a generous discount on all IVF-ICSI packages along with an additional 10 percent discount on all other packages. This offer can be availed until the end of the month at the center’s branches located in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Al Ain.

Last year, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, had declared the year 2019 to be the ... Read more »

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