Friday, November, 16, 2018 05:38:48

Contribution By Sunil Hebbalkar


Cadbury to shed 10% workforce of its Hobart factory in Australia

The Mondelez-owned chocolate-maker, Cadbury has recently announced plans to shed 40 jobs from its Hobart factory, in Tasmania, Australia. As per credible sources, Mondelez said that it will be replacing its redundant workers with new high-performance machineries worth USD 20 million, used for precisely wrapping …

Japan launches world’s first mini space elevator to reach ISS

Japan’s space agency Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency or JAXA recently launched its cargo spacecraft, Kounotori-7, to the International Space Station (ISS), that carried the world’s first mini space elevator. The experiment was conducted under the auspices of researchers of Shizuoka University in Japan. As per …

Ariel launches genomic tool for early diagnosis of pancreatic illness

Ariel Precision Medicine Inc., a Pennsylvania-based digital health care company, has reportedly announced the launch of a new cloud-based genomic tool ArielDx® that would simplify diagnosis and treatment of pancreatic diseases. Reports cite, ArielDx is already available for purchase on the company’s website through prescription …

Carrefour denies approaching rival Casino over a possible tie-up

One of the biggest supermarket groups in France Carrefour has reportedly denied having approached opponent Casino for a plausible partnership. As per trusted sources, Casino claimed that its board had collectively agreed to reject a tie-up approach from Carrefour. The difficulties being presently faced by …

Roche announces global availability of FoundationOne®Liquid

Roche AG, a Swiss multinational healthcare company has recently announced the availability of a next-gen liquid biopsy test, FoundationOne®Liquid. The Swiss company also claims that the liquid biopsy would offer patients suffering with solid tumors a quick and convenient testing option, just by diagnosing a single …

Cognizant buys Advanced Technology Group to expand cloud Q2C business

Cognizant has reportedly acquired Advanced Technology Group, a privately-held customer and revenue management consulting firm that focuses on the Salesforce platform. As per sources, the deal is anticipated to conclude by the fourth quarter of this year subject to completion of customary stipulations. Rajesh Balaji, …