NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The analyst has been monitoring the gum market and it is poised to grow by USD 1.15 bn during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 1% during the forecast period. Our reports on gum market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.Read the full report: https://www.reportlinker.com/p04046972/?utm_source=PRNThe report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment. The market is driven by the new product launches, strong distribution network between manufacturers and retailers and increased marketing and promotional initiatives. In addition, new product launches is anticipated to boost the growth of the market as well.The gum market analysis includes product segment, type segment, and geographical landscapesThe gum market is segmented as below:By Product• Chewing gums• Bubble gumsBy Type• Sugared gums• Sugar-free gumsBy Geographic Landscapes• APAC• Europe• North America• MEA• South AmericaThis study identifies the growing demand for functional chewing gums as one of the prime reasons driving the gum market growth during the next few years. Also, recycling chewing gum into new polymers and increasing demand for organic gums
Leading operator of independent pharmacies celebrates 3-year revenue growth of 13,940% TORONTO, Sept. 25, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ – Rx Drug Mart Inc. is proud to announce that it has been named the fastest growing company in The Globe and Mail’s 2020 second-annual ranking of Canada’s Top Growing Companies. Rx Drug Mart is a leading Canadian operator of independent pharmacies from coast-to-coast with over 96 pharmacies serving patients and customers in seven provinces and one territory. The company operates primarily in smaller communities, medical clinics and hospital locations, providing Canadians with much needed access to essential medications, health care services, and related goods. Chris Gardner, Chief Executive Officer of Rx Drug Mart said, “Our team is incredibly grateful to see their hard work recognized in this prestigious ranking by the Globe and Mail. It’s thanks to our 1,600-strong pharmacy staff’s commitment to serving our loyal customers and patients with consistently high quality of care that we have been able to achieve this accelerated growth. I could not be prouder of our pharmacy teams during these unprecedented times and am humbled by the difference they are making to the health and well-being of Canadians. I would like to express my gratitude to our
A Papa caregiver helps a client with technology lessons. Courtesy of PapaAndrew Parker got the idea for his elder care startup Papa after helping his grandfather find companionship and household help through Facebook. His idea blossomed into a thriving startup that pairs older adults with caregivers who can run errands, help with transportation, and provide technology lessons. On September 22, Papa announced it raised $18 million in a Series B led by Comcast Ventures, bringing its total to $31 million. Parker shared Papa’s pitch deck exclusively with Business Insider and explained how he organized the presentation. He also gave his advice for creating a standout pitch deck. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. When Andrew Parker saw his grandfather, who he called Papa, needed help with daily activities, he wrote a post on Facebook asking if any college or nursing students would be interested in helping out. After seeing the positive effect on his Papa, Parker tested the idea on family and friends to see if the personal solution could scale to help others. His idea blossomed into a business — named after his grandfather’s nickname — that pairs older adults with caregivers who can provide companionship and
NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ –Read the full report: https://www.reportlinker.com/p05974281/?utm_source=PRNThe antimicrobial powder coatings market is projected to grow from USD 1.5 billion in 2020 to USD 2.7 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 12.0%, between 2020 and 2025. The market is majorly driven by increased demand from the medical & healthcare industry. This is mainly attributed to the growing awareness and government initiatives to prevent the spread of HAIs. As a precautionary measure, several medical device manufacturers and healthcare facilities have started applying antimicrobial powder coatings on their product.The silver additive type segment is expected to hold the largest share of the overall antimicrobial powder coatings market during the forecast period.The silver additive type segment accounted for the largest share of the overall antimicrobial powder coatings market in 2019. Silver-based antimicrobial powder coatings have high efficacy against viruses, bacteria, and other eukaryotic micro-organisms, owing to which they are widely used across the industrial sector, especially in the medical & healthcare, food & beverage, and HVAC system industries.The antimicrobial powder coatings market in the medical & healthcare end-use industry is expected to hold the largest share during the forecast period.The medical & healthcare industry accounted for the largest share,
(RTTNews) – South Korea’s consumer confidence weakened in September for the first time in four months, survey data from the Bank of Korea showed on Friday. The composite consumer confidence index fell to 79.4 from 84.2 in August. The index had risen in each month after falling to a low of 7.8 in May. Consumers’ assessment of the current and future living standards, income and spending deteriorated. Their perceptions regarding the current and future domestic economic conditions, savings, and employment opportunities also weakened.
CINCINNATI, Sept. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — In September 2017, The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced the launch of Zero Hunger | Zero Waste, the company’s bold social impact plan aimed at ending hunger in the communities it calls home and eliminating waste across the company by 2025. Three years later, Americans are more conscious of food waste than ever before. A recent national survey of Kroger shoppers conducted by 84.51˚, Kroger’s data analytics subsidiary, revealed that food waste prevention is top of mind for many families as they continue to enjoy more meals together at home: The majority of shoppers are eating more meals together as a family Nearly 3 out of 4 are eating meals prepared at home multiple times a day, with more than half of those meals requiring a moderate to high amount of preparation 35% strongly agree they are more conscious of food waste since the onset of COVID-19 Nearly half cite food expiration as the biggest cause for food waste during the pandemic “The past several months have demonstrated just how much meals matter, especially when they’re prepared and enjoyed with family and friends,” said Keith Dailey, Kroger’s group vice president of corporate affairs and chief sustainability officer.
Matthew Horwood/Getty ImageBritish supermarket chains Morrisons and Tesco have reintroduced product limits of three per person on staple goods such as long-life food and hygiene products. Shoppers appear to have been stocking up amid fears of a second lockdown, after Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced stricter coronavirus restrictions on Tuesday. “Our stock levels of these products are good but we want to ensure that they are available for everyone,” a spokesperson for Morrisons told Business Insider. One Morrisons worker said their store was “worse than a bad Christmas.” Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. British grocery chains Tesco and Morrisons have started rationing essential items over fears that stricter lockdown measures will send shoppers into a panic. Supermarkets limited sales of certain goods earlier in the pandemic, and Morrisons became the first major grocer to reintroduce these measures when it said on Thursday that customers could only buy three of certain products. These included pasta, soup, hand wash, and hand sanitizer, as well as multipacks of toilet paper and kitchen roll. One checkout worker at Morrisons who wished to remain anonymous said customers had been stocking up on canned food and toilet roll. They described their store was “worse
Philip Morris International (PMI) (NYSE: PM) has released the 11th edition of its Scientific Update, a regularly issued publication on its research efforts to develop and scientifically assess a range of smoke-free alternatives to cigarettes. The latest edition features an overview of the historic decision made by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to authorize the marketing of the IQOS Tobacco Heating System with reduced exposure information. The Scientific Update explains the various MRTP decisions under U.S. law; the steps, processes, and timeline PMI undertook; and the ongoing post-market surveillance and studies that will monitor the impact of the orders on consumer perceptions, behavior, and health. “The FDA undertook a scientific and regulatory evaluation of IQOS and determined that it is ‘appropriate for the promotion of public health’” said Dr. Gizelle Baker, director of Global Scientific Engagement at PMI. “In this edition of our Scientific Update, we describe how the regulatory process worked for PMI, what scientific evidence the FDA considered, and the decisions the FDA made.” After more than three years of scientific and regulatory review of the application, the FDA concluded: “Scientific studies have shown that switching completely from conventional cigarettes to the IQOS
Target enrollment milestone reached in the Phase 3 EMERALD study Life cycle planning advancing in parallel with current Phase 3 monotherapy program WALTHAM, Mass. and FLORENCE, Italy, Sept. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — -Radius Health, Inc. (“Radius” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: RDUS) and the Menarini Group today announced an update on the elacestrant Phase 3 EMERALD trial. EMERALD Phase 3 Study The target enrollment milestone has been reached in the Phase 3 EMERALD clinical trial of elacestrant. Elacestrant is an oral Selective Estrogen Receptor Degrader (SERD) that is being studied in postmenopausal women and men with ER+/HER2- advanced or metastatic breast cancer. The study reached its enrollment goal of 466 patients overall, including 220 (47%) with tumors harboring an ESR1 mutation as detected in circulating tumor DNA by the Guardant Health Guardant360 liquid biopsy test. Patients will be followed until the required number of events to assess progression-free survival – the primary endpoint of the study- is reached at which time the primary analysis will be performed. It is anticipated that this analysis will take place in the second half of 2021. An independent data monitoring committee (IDMC) has been continuously monitoring the safety and efficacy of patients enrolled in the EMERALD
Dublin, Sept. 25, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “High Visibility Clothing Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2020-2030” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.A new study on the global high visibility clothing market has been published by this author. It presents a wealth of information on key market dynamics, including drivers, market trends, and challenges, as well as the structure of the global high visibility clothing market across the globe. The publisher’s study offers valuable information about the global high visibility clothing market to illustrate how the market would grow during the forecast period, 2020-2030.Key indicators of market growth, which include value chain as well as supply chain analyses, and Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) have been elucidated in this study in a comprehensive manner. This data can help readers interpret quantitative growth aspects of the global high visibility clothing market during the forecast period.An extensive analysis on business strategies of leading market players has also been featured in this study on the global high visibility clothing market. This can help readers understand principal factors to foresee growth in the global high visibility clothing market. In this study, readers can also find specific data