Texas Business

OPEC extension promises faster payback period for Petroteq's Asphalt Ridge Plant

01 12 2017

Recent decision points to further reduction of oil inventories, and higher prices LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Dec 1, 2017) - Petroteq Energy, Inc. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: PQE) (OTCQX: PQEFF) (FRANKFURT: A2DYWC), a company focused on the development and implementation of proprietary technologies for the environmentally safe extraction of heavy oils from oil sands, oil shale deposits and shallow oil deposits, announced today the acquisition of the equipment related to the expansion of its heavy oil extraction facility (the "Facility") located at Asphalt Ridge, Utah. The Company is excited to announce the acquisition of a significant portion of the equipment needed to expand production of its Facility. The Company has previously announced that it has successfully moved the equipment from its 250 bpd facility in Maeser, Utah to its lease site at Asphalt Ridge, Utah. The Company has purchased approximately $3 million of equipment at a discounted price of $838,000, which was well below...

Siemens launches MindSphere Partner Program

01 12 2017

Fri, Dec 01, 2017 11:03 CETNew global program to help partners leverage Internet of Things (IoT) technology to solve business challenges Siemens today announces the MindSphere Partner Program, the newest element of its open cloud-based Internet of Things (IoT) operating system. This program, launched globally, equips partners in both operational technology (OT) and informational technology (IT) areas with the tools needed to help solve real business and technical challenges faced by end customers through the transformational capabilities of MindSphere and IoT technology. It also marks the completion of the first phase of investments in a new global team to support partners at strategic and regional levels with a combination of business development and technical resources focused on helping partners build their own solutions on MindSphere technology. “Siemens’ open platform as a service approach, combined with its enhanced partner program, provides key resources to jointly solve problems...

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results

01 12 2017

...

Automated Patient Health Surveillance Provider Snap40 Selects Lead Liaison to Power Their Marketing Automation

01 12 2017

“It’s been super impressive,” says CEO and Co-Founder of snap40, Christopher McCann. “There has not been a time when we needed something and [their team] hasn’t delivered.” ALLEN, Texas December 01, 2017 Snap40 is headquartered in Scotland with offices expanding into the United States. They are ambitious about building a global company, meeting the needs of patients around the world. Snap40 received funding and a great deal of support from The Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) over the last year, allowing them to expand their staff locally and internationally. This expansion resulted in an even greater need to streamline and organize their marketing and sales efforts. They needed a solution to help them in several key areas. They wanted more support for their prospecting process and their outreach to new accounts. They also wanted to increase engagement, capture interest, and nurture prospects based on those interests. Snap40 found their solution in Lead Liaison....

Blacklight Solutions Adds Global Partners to Extend Capabilities

01 12 2017

"These critical relationships continue the modernization of our Accelerator’s analytics solutions." - Chance Coble, President, Blacklight Solutions AUSTIN, Texas December 01, 2017 Responding to an increasingly sophisticated market for business data services, Blacklight Solutions, (http://www.blacklightsolutions.com) has expanded the already industry-leading capabilities of its proprietary Accelerator Platform with key global partnerships. The foundation of Blacklight’s commitment to do “more, and faster” for its customers has been broadened by joining Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Hortonworks as consulting partners. The Austin company is also a leading implementation partner for KNIME, Inc. in the US, and is the North American distributor of the Yellowfin BI toolset. “Our goal as a company has always been to help our clients improve the products they deliver to their customers,” said Blacklight President Chance Coble. “These critical relationships continue the modernization...

Patsy Cline's Lost Christmas Song, "Christmas Without You," Re-Releases On "#1's" Album

01 12 2017

    LOS ANGELES, CA, December 01, 2017 -- In conjunction with what would've been the late and legendary singer Patsy Cline's 85th birthday year, "Christmas Without You" (a.k.a. Patsy Cline's Lost Christmas Song), was re-released by Star Creek Entertainment on November 27 on Luanne Hunt's "1's" CD.The tune, which was recorded by Hunt in 2008, recently landed on Dagens Nyheter's (Sweden's largest daily newspaper) list of Top 25 Christmas Songs of All-Time. It was included on the Independent Superstars Hall of Fame recording artist's CD, "How Christmas Feels to Me.""Christmas Without You" was originally written for legendary country singer Patsy Cline by Lawton Jiles and Charles (Buster) Beam in 1960. According to Jiles, Patsy never had the opportunity to record it the way it was originally intended and was heartbroken she was unable to give her fans a signature Christmas song."I've always believed if Patsy would have recorded...

John Thomas Fawcett Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's Who

01 12 2017

    WASHINGTON, DC, December 01, 2017 -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present John Thomas Fawcett with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Mr. Fawcett 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.Mr. Fawcett is an archivist who has been running his own business, John T. Fawcett and Associates, Inc., in Washington, D.C., as president since 1995. His lengthy and successful career history, which began to take shape in the early 1960s while working...

New Technology, New Look Highlight 13th Texas Chicken(R) Opening in Singapore

01 12 2017

December 01, 2017 - ATLANTA, GA – On Tuesday morning, October 31st, the 13th Singapore restaurant location for Texas Chicken® opened at Changi Airport in Terminal T4. The latest restaurant, which is replacing one that was formerly located in the airport’s main terminal, features automated self-ordering kiosks – a technological innovation that will add value and enhance convenience for the nearly 59 million travelers who pass through Changi Airport every year.“Singapore is an important market for Texas Chicken in Asia, and we’re proud to see our brand grow in such a vibrant market and be able to offer consumers a robust experience in terms of product, technology, and brand presence,” said Tony Moralejo, Executive Vice President of International Business for Church’s Chicken/Texas Chicken. “We have a proven franchisee behind the wheel of this state-of-the-art restaurant and we’re looking forward to this new chapter in the brand’s story in Asia and beyond.”Heading up...

The Cloud Enterprise Content Management (ECM) Market Size Is Estimated To Grow From USD 9.77 Billion In 2017 To USD 34.42 Billion By 2022, At A Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) Of 28.6%

01 12 2017

...

Macau Capital Investments, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Majority Equity Stake in ECO Waste and Recycling, LLC

01 12 2017

HOUSTON, Nov. 30, 2017 -- Macau Capital Investments, Inc. (OTC:MCIM) -- Macau Capital Investments, Inc. announces entering into a material share purchase agreement between ECO Medical Waste Holdings, Inc. our Texas wholly owned subsidiary waste management company and ECO Waste and Recycling, LLC a Texas solid waste management company. A detailed copy of our business plan and financial statements can be found on our company website.We are in the process of becoming OTC PINK reporting and removing the STOP sign.The parties entered into this share purchase agreement to acquire 50% equity stake in ECO Waste and Recycling, LLC. Both companies are controlled by the same majority shareholders. The investment represents a $6.5 Million cost basis. ECO Waste and Recycling operates in the State of Texas as a regional solid waste and recycling company, transporting residential and commercial garbage to landfills and transfer stations. ECO Waste and Recycling had $6.5 Million revenue for the year...

Live Traffic in El Paso, TX