Advertisement
The Leading Source for Design Engineering News & Insight
Subscribe to Product Design & Development All
View Sample

FREE Email Newsletter

Design Daily

Tourism official has optimistic outlook, SD

May 22, 2009 8:07 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

MITCHELL, S.D. (AP) — The chairwoman of a regional tourism association says she believes lower gasoline prices and a stronger interest in marketing could make it a successful tourist season in South Dakota.Pam Engelland, chairwoman of the board for the Black Hills, Badlands and Lakes Association,...

HL:Ipico narrows first-quarter loss as revenue jumps 83 per cent@

May 22, 2009 8:07 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

BURLINGTON, Ont. — Ipico Inc. (TSXV:RFD), a radio-frequency identification technology company, said Friday its first-quarter loss was reduced to $2.1 million, thanks mainly to an 83 per cent jump in revenue.The loss for the January-March period was worth four cents a share compared with a year-ago...

U.S. trade diplomat hits Japan's control on U.S. beef imports+

May 22, 2009 8:06 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

WASHINGTON, May 22 (Kyodo) — U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk reiterated Washington's discontent Friday with restrictions Japan and other countries have imposed on U.S. beef imports."Too many of our trading partners -- especially Japan, Taiwan, China, and Hong Kong -- maintain unscientific...

Advertisement

Company Licenses Three D-Cubed Components

May 22, 2009 8:02 am | News | Comments

Siemens PLM Software announces that three of Siemens PLM Software’s D-Cubed components will be integrated and released in the Certusoft Configurator application. 

Security Bancorp, Inc. Announces Cash Dividend Business Editors/Banking Writers

May 22, 2009 8:01 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

MCMINNVILLE, Tenn.-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 22, 2009-- Security Bancorp, Inc. (OTCBB:SCYT) announced that the Corporation's Board of Directors has declared an annual cash dividend of $1.00 per share on the Corporation's outstanding common stock. The cash dividend will be payable on July 1, 2009 to...

Student sheds 90 pounds for Air Force dream, SCER

May 22, 2009 7:55 am | by RENEE DUDLEYAssociated Press | News | Comments

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — About a year ago, 18-year-old Hilton Head Island High School student Jaquan Rivers decided he wanted to join the Air Force after graduation.But Rivers, now a senior, faced one big problem: He had been significantly overweight and sedentary most of his life —...

REFILING: N.Y. stocks slightly higher in thin morning deals on buying on dip+

May 22, 2009 7:55 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

NEW YORK, May 22 (Kyodo) — New York stocks were moderately higher after small ups and downs in lackluster Friday morning trading on buying on dip.The 30-issue Dow Jones Industrial Average, which lost 129.91 points Thursday, gained 63.01 points to stand at 8,355.14 at 11:25 a.m.The tech-heavy Nasdaq...

Campbell tries to reassure investors

May 22, 2009 7:55 am | by GEOFF MULVIHILL - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. (AP) — Campbell Soup Co. has been trying to assure investors that the company is having a strong year even though soup sales were down for the third quarter.The company released its quarterly results Thursday afternoon — a day before they were planned.The unusual move came as...

Advertisement

Suntech prices 20M ADS offering at $12.50, APFN

May 22, 2009 7:55 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

NEW YORK (AP) — Suntech Power Holdings Co. Ltd., which makes equipment used in converting solar power into usable energy, said Friday it has priced its offering of 20 million American Depositary Shares at $12.50 per ADS.The price was a 97 cent, or 7 percent, discount from its Thursday closing price...

N.Y. stocks slightly higher in thin morning deals on buying on dip+

May 22, 2009 7:55 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

NEW YORK, May 22 (Kyodo) — New York stocks were moderately after small ups and downs in lackluster Friday morning trading on buying on dip.The 30-issue Dow Jones Industrial Average, which lost 129.91 points Thursday, gained 63.01 points to stand at 8,355.14 at 11:25 a.m.The tech-heavy Nasdaq...

Neb. jobless rate drops to 4.4 pct, 1st Ld-Writethru, NE

May 22, 2009 7:55 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's unemployment rate dropped to 4.4 percent in April, federal officials said in a report issued Friday.That's three-tenths of a percentage point less than the revised March figure of 4.7 percent in a new report from Nebraska officials.The U.S. Department of Labor said...

HL:Epicore BioNetworks Q3 profit sinks to US$5,000 as revenue drops 30 per cent@

May 22, 2009 7:49 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

CALGARY — Biotechnology products provider Epicore BioNetworks Inc. (TSXV:EBN) said Friday that its third-quarter profit sank to US$5,000 and revenue fell 30 per cent as shrimp processing season was delayed, especially in Central America.The company, which keeps its books in U.S. dollars, said the...

HL:First of so-called Toronto 18 terror group to be sentenced today@

May 22, 2009 7:49 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

BRAMPTON, Ont. — A sentence is expected to be handed down today for the first person convicted in a domestic terrorism plot bent on wreaking havoc on Canadian targets.The youth belonging to the so-called Toronto 18 homegrown terror cell will be sentenced as an adult.He was found guilty in September...

Dollar falls on job losses, Britain's debt outlook

May 22, 2009 7:48 am | by ERIN CONROY - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

NEW YORK (AP) — The dollar slid as the number of newly laid-off workers requesting unemployment insurance dropped slightly, while Standard & Poor's said Britain may have its rating cut because of rising debt levels.The euro advanced to $1.3889 in late New York trading from $1.3807 late Wednesday,...

HL:Computer Modelling books record year-end profit, revenue@

May 22, 2009 7:48 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

CALGARY — Computer Modelling Group Ltd. (TSX:CMG), a computer software technology and consulting company that serves the energy industry, has booked record annual profit and revenue, helped by a 70 per cent increase in software licence sales.The net income for all for the fiscal year ended March 31...

Pages

X
You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.
Loading

Curated By Logo