Florida Tech & Science
Kona Gold Solutions, Inc. Creates Wholly Owned Subsidiary Company to Aggressively Pursue Cryptocurrency Mining
08 01 2018
ROCKLEDGE, Fla., Jan. 08, 2018 -- Via OTC PR Wire -- Kona Gold Solutions, Inc. (OTC Pink:KGKG), a hemp lifestyle brand focused on product development in the functional beverage sector, has announced its strategy to diversify by creating a new, wholly owned technology focused subsidiary, Bithive Mining, LLC, to aggressively pursue cryptocurrency mining of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Bithive Mining will have dedicated personnel and this new initiative will have no impact on Kona Gold Solution’s primary business in the functional beverage sector. The company will bring its first cryptocurrency mining rigs online in the first quarter of 2018, which will operate on a 24/7 basis.“The world is currently witnessing two explosive markets taking place in the hemp and cryptocurrency industries and we are excited to announce the company will be a player in both,” stated Robert Clark, CEO of Kona Gold Solutions, Inc. “I have been involved in cryptocurrency since...
GYMGUYZ Continues Rapid Growth with 78 New Territory Signings in 2017
08 01 2018
PLAINVIEW, N.Y. January 08, 2018
The nation’s leading mobile fitness concept, GYMGUYZ, has positioned itself as a leader in the space since it began franchising just three years ago. With 160 territories projected to open before the end of the year, including 71 territories sold so far in 2017, GYMGUYZ is poised to continue its rapid growth trajectory and become the fastest growing fitness brand in the nation.
“We have quickly become a competitor to the big players in the industry with a mobile concept that allows us to scale faster than almost any other franchise brand, but it’s our unparalleled customer service that has created a growing demand for GYMGUYZ worldwide,” said GYMGUYZ Founder and CEO Josh York. “Our growth can only be supported if we have the right foundation in place, and our team has been doing an incredible job making sure we’re hiring motivated franchise partners that believe in driving results for our customers.”
In 2017, GYMGUYZ celebrated a number...
Control Southern Receives ASME Assembler’s Certification for Anderson Greenwood, Crosby and Kunkle
08 01 2018
Control Southern now maintains over $10M in inventory including pressure relief valves, ready for assembly and immediate shipping from our Macon, Georgia Mechanical Services location.
We are very grateful to have received these new assembly certifications for three respected Emerson brands.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. January 08, 2018
Control Southern is proud to announce that they are now a certified ASME Section I (V) and Section VIII (UV) Assembler’s for Anderson Greenwood, Crosby and Kunkle Pressure Relief Valves. As a Local Business Partner for Emerson, Control Southern now maintains over $10M in inventory including pressure relief valves, ready for assembly and immediate shipping from our Macon, Georgia Mechanical Services location.
“We are very grateful to have received these new assembly certifications for three respected Emerson brands,” states Doug Turner, President, Control Southern. “Customers can now partner locally with Control Southern to supply and repair every valve...
Crocs, Inc. Increases Fourth Quarter 2017 Guidance; Announces Participation in The 20th Annual ICR Conference
08 01 2018
NIWOT, Colo., Jan. 08, 2018 -- Crocs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CROX), a world leader in innovative casual footwear for men, women and children, today updated its guidance for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2017 in anticipation of its presentation at the 20th Annual ICR Conference.Fourth Quarter 2017:The Company is increasing its previous fourth quarter revenue guidance from between $180 and $190 million to between $195 and $198 million, which approximates 5% growth over the prior year’s fourth quarter revenues of $187.4 million. The Company is also increasing its fourth quarter expected gross margin guidance by 200 basis points from approximately 43% to approximately 45%, which is a 300 basis point increase over the prior year’s fourth quarter gross margin. The Company now expects SG&A to be relatively flat to last year’s fourth quarter SG&A of $118.5 million. This guidance includes approximately $8 million of one-time charges, an increase of $6 million...
Supercon To Launch a New Geek Event in Louisville in 2018
08 01 2018
John Wesley Shipp, Star of The Flash, at Supercon
Fans of pop culture, superheroes, science fiction, anime, cartoons, fantasy, video games, and wrestling will come together for a weekend of entertainment that they will never forget.
LOUISEVILLE, Ky. January 08, 2018
Supercon, one of the fastest growing Geek Convention Organizers in the United States, has acquired Louisville’s Derby City Comic Con, and it will rebrand as Louisville Supercon for its November 30 to December 2, 2018 show at the Kentucky International Convention Center.
Derby City Comic Con is a fan-favorite event that has been a staple in the Louisville Geek Culture Scene for the past six years. Supercon is comic con taken to the next level. Supercon is a massive 3 day festival featuring celebrity guests, comic book creators, wrestlers, voice actors, cosplayers, artists, writers, anime, cosplay, costume contests, parties, workshops, fan panels, video gaming, and more!
Supercon’s Exhibition Hall will feature over...
Robert H. Broyles, PhD, Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's Who
08 01 2018
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK, January 08, 2018 -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Robert H. Broyles, PhD, with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Dr. Broyles celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.Drawing upon more than 50 years of experience, Dr. Broyles is a widely renowned researcher in the areas of biochemistry and molecular biology. He is noted for his focus on the regulation of gene expression as applied to sickle cell disease, cancer,...
Linder Industrial Machinery chooses GuardRFID’s AllGuard Solution to streamline processes and improve operational efficiency
08 01 2018
Gate Exit Detection using Solar Powered System
Thanks to an alert that came through from the AllGuard system, we were recently able to prevent a $180,000 USD bulldozer from leaving the yard without authorization or the right paperwork
Vancouver, British Columbia January 08, 2018
GuardRFID and Linder Industrial Machinery have partnered to provide Linder with real-time inventory visibility, which allows tracking and location of high value assets to enhance productivity and accuracy. AllGuard automatically reports equipment leaving or returning to a yard, and providing continuous monitoring of equipment to prevent loss.
Linder provides a wide variety of new, used and rental equipment to fit customer needs across sixteen branch locations. The outdoor and remote locations create challenges for inventory tracking and security measure like fences, lights, and manual management are not the best solutions to prevent theft. These challenges mean that misplaced and stolen inventory is common....
Philogen and The Scripps Research Institute Announce Research Collaboration in the Field of DNA-Encoded Chemistry
08 01 2018
Press Release - updated: Jan 8, 2018 08:08 CET
SIENA, Italy, January 8, 2018 - Philogen S.p.A., a privately owned company, and Scripps Research Institute, a nonprofit American medical research facility that focuses on research and education in the biomedical sciences, today announced a research collaboration to discover new small molecule-based therapeutics using Philochem’s proprietary ESAC platform and DNA-Encoded Chemistry technology.
“We are extremely pleased to collaborate with Prof. Richard Lerner, a great scientist and innovator, and The Scripps Research Institute, one of the most innovative leaders in pharmaceutical research and education worldwide. We hope our DNA-Encoded Chemistry technology and ESAC platform will contribute to bring innovative treatments for serious unmet medical needs,” commented Professor Dario Neri, co-founder and president of the Scientific Advisory Board of Philogen.
“It is a privilege to work with the Philogen group,” said Lerner,...
Ujet Shakes Up How We Will Move Around our Cities as it Launches New Generation Electric Scooter
07 01 2018
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW -- Today, Ujet unveiled its first product, the Ujet electric scooter, which is set to redefine urban mobility - putting ease, joy and practicality back into getting around. Designed from the ground up, the stylish scooter combines smart connectivity and high performance materials typically found in the aerospace sector with clean technology and refined design - making it the most advanced in its class.
Through its flagship scooter, the technology company is pioneering an innovative way for individuals to move around their cities, while addressing today’s urban mobility issues of traffic congestion and pollution. It is the first of the leading-edge and luxurious products built to improve mobility, convenience, and sustainability, that Ujet hopes to bring in the future.
City populations around the world are growing exponentially as new residents relocate to be a part of the urban experience - in 2016, an estimated 55 percent of the...
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