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    1. Promo Price Increases Loom Due to Importing Woes

      Promo Price Increases Loom Due to Importing Woes

      A complex concoction that includes skyrocketing shipping container costs, rising raw material prices, reduced shipping capacity and logjammed ports, much of it fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic, is creating an international sourcing nightmare for North American promotional products importers and fueling the potential for price increases on a gamut of products.

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    2. How to engage with your customers and prospects - A Case Study

      How to engage with your customers and prospects - A Case Study

      The organizer of a charity fundraiser wanted to add an element of fun and excitement to their door prize giveaways. As each guest arrived, they were given a Mardi Gras Jubilee pen and instructions to keep the pen as it would be an integral part of the door prizes. Guests used the pens during the event to bid on silent auction items.

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    3. Konica Minolta Wins 12 BLI Awards from Keypoint Intelligence for its bizhub i-Series, Including ‘A3 Line of the Year’

      Konica Minolta Wins 12 BLI Awards from Keypoint Intelligence for its bizhub i-Series, Including ‘A3 Line of the Year’

      Ramsey, NJ, Konica Minolta is proud to announce it has received 12 Buyers Lab (BLI) Awards from Keypoint Intelligence, the world’s leading and independent evaluator of document imaging hardware, software and services. This is an acknowledgment of the capabilities of Konica Minolta’s multi-functional peripheral devices (MFPs) with the leading industry awards. All devices are from Konica Minolta’s new bizhub i-Series , underlining the successful relaunch of the company’s MFP range.

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    4. Canon India takes a new leap in its journey of social development; adopts Village Parivali near Mumbai

      Canon India takes a new leap in its journey of social development; adopts Village Parivali near Mumbai

      TMCnet News Canon India takes a new leap in its journey of social development; adopts Village Parivali near Mumbai [January 13, 2021] Canon India takes a new leap in its journey of social development; adopts Village Parivali near Mumbai The organization begins this new journey as its existing village Karanjoti reaches a self-sustainable model NEW DELHI , Jan. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Marking a new milestone in its CSR endeavor 'Canon India Involve', Canon India has announced the adoption of a new village-Parivali near Mumbai as part of the flagship CSR initiative - 'Adopt a Village'. Resolving their commitment towards community development, the ...

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      Mentions: America West India
    5. Apple Reveals $100 Million Plan to Combat Racism

      Apple Reveals $100 Million Plan to Combat Racism

      has launched a new initiative to battle racism and push forward “racial equity” across the U.S. In a press release, the company revealed several new projects that will be part of its Racial Equity and Justice Initiative.

      The $100 million initiative aims to dismantle "systemic barriers" to opportunity and fighting injustices faced by communities of color.

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    6. Deadline Extended to Apply for State’s Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program | City of Mission Viejo

      Deadline Extended to Apply for State’s Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program | City of Mission Viejo

      The deadline for the first round of applications for the State of California’s Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program was extended from January 8 to January 13, 2021 at 11:59 pm.

      Along with the $500 million already approved for this program, Gov. Gavin Newsom is asking lawmakers for more money to help small businesses and cultural institutions affected by the pandemic. If approved, more than a billion dollars would be given to those hit hard by COVID-19.

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      Mentions: Local Business
    7. Beckman Coulter plans $4, high-volume COVID-19 antigen test

      Beckman Coulter plans $4, high-volume COVID-19 antigen test

      Beckman Coulter plans to launch a $4 coronavirus antigen test designed for mass screening, with the goal of shipping up to 25 million per month by March.

      The Access antigen assay is designed for high-throughput laboratory hardware and can deliver individual results in 30 minutes while processing up to 200 samples per hour. The company said it is currently submitting the test to the FDA for emergency review.

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    8. CRISPR Test Uses Cell Phone Camera to Detect SARS-CoV-2

      CRISPR Test Uses Cell Phone Camera to Detect SARS-CoV-2

      Researchers at UC Berkeley have developed a rapid test for SARS-CoV-2 that uses an enzyme to cleave viral RNA, initiating a fluorescent signal that can be detected using a smartphone camera, and which can provide a quantitative measurement of the level of viral particles in the sample. The test produce a result in as little as 30 minutes and does not require bulky or expensive laboratory equipment.

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      Mentions: Jorg Lorscheider
    9. First Dedicated Pediatric and Neonatal Acute Dialysis Machine Released U.S.

      First Dedicated Pediatric and Neonatal Acute Dialysis Machine Released U.S.

      Medtronic is releasing in the United States the industry’s first and only dedicated pediatric and neonatal acute dialysis machine. The Carpediem (Cardio-Renal Pediatric Dialysis Emergency Machine) has been in development for about a decade and the first in-human use was announced back in 2014. Having now received FDA marketing authorization, Medtronic is now making it available to hospitals around the country. 

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    10. Saliva COVID Test Uses Smartphone for Results in 15 Minutes

      Saliva COVID Test Uses Smartphone for Results in 15 Minutes

      Scientists at Tulane University have reported a new COVID-19 saliva test that uses a smartphone to provide results in as little as 15 minutes.The new test uses CRISPR technology and does not involve polymerase chain reaction (PCR) that, though accurate, is slow to deliver results. It is purportedly faster, more accurate, and easier to perform that existing gold standard PCR tests, while requiring less equipment and achieving results in minutes rather than days. 

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    11. Smart Ring Monitors Body Temperature, May Spot COVID Fever Early | Medgadget

      Smart Ring Monitors Body Temperature, May Spot COVID Fever Early | Medgadget

      In a proof-of-concept study, the researchers showed that the ring, developed by a Finnish startup called Oura, could detect fevers before patients began to experience symptoms, suggesting that the technology could function as an early warning system for COVID-19.   Identifying COVID-19 infections early and implementing quarantine immediately could help to limit the spread of the virus and allow patients to receive care early. 

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    12. BIOMONITOR IIIm Injectable Cardiac Monitor Can Now Look for Signs of Fever | Medgadget

      BIOMONITOR IIIm Injectable Cardiac Monitor Can Now Look for Signs of Fever | Medgadget

      BIOTRONIK won FDA clearance for the Vital Data Sensor, a body temperature component within the BIOMONITOR IIIm injectable cardiac monitor (ICM). The ICM is designed to help cardiologists detect and diagnose cardiac arrhythmias remotely, but thanks to the Vital Data Sensor the implant now has an additional role in monitoring for signs of fever. This is particularly important right now as the COVID-19 pandemic lingers on, but will remain a useful patient monitoring tool even when the current virus recedes. 

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    13. How to invest in healthcare, a massive market sector that offers unparalleled diversification for portfolios

      How to invest in healthcare, a massive market sector that offers unparalleled diversification for portfolios

      Over 50 Hong Kong Democracy Activists Arrested Under National Security Law-media Kim Kardashian and Kanye West to get divorced? © Hinterhaus Productions/Getty Images How to invest in healthcare, a massive market sector that offers unparalleled diversification for portfolios The size and variety of the healthcare sector make it suitable for almost any investor building a diversified portfolio.

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      Mentions: America FDA Medicare
    14. Mental health is one of the biggest pandemic issues we'll face in 2021

      Mental health is one of the biggest pandemic issues we'll face in 2021

      As the physical risks are better managed with vaccines, however, what will likely still remain is the indelible impact of the pandemic weighing on the collective psyche. "The physical aspects of the pandemic are really visible," said Lisa Carlson, the immediate past president of the American Public Health Association and an executive administrator at the Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta.

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    15. Tax Tips After Jan. 1, 2021

      Tax Tips After Jan. 1, 2021

      Your tax bill isn't chiseled in stone at year's end. Here are 10 steps to take after Jan. 1 to help lower your taxes, save on tax prep, and avoid penalties. Author: TurboTax Publish date: Jan 4, 2021 11:37 AM EST For information on the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021, the second coronavirus relief package signed into law on December 27, 2020, please visit the “ New Coronavirus Relief Package: What Does it Mean for You and a Second Stimulus Check ” blog post. If you think your tax bill is chiseled in stone at ...

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