THG rejects takeover offer as entrepreneur Nick Candy shows interest

THG rejects takeover offer as entrepreneur Nick Candy shows interest

Health and beauty giant THG has rejected a non-binding bid from two investment groups immediately after Candy Ventures, the investment vehicle founded by London entrepreneur Nick Candy, revealed it was considering an offer for the firm. THG said it had received a ‘third unsolicited, highly preliminary and indicative non-binding proposal’ of 170p per share from … Read more

More startups push into Tampa Bay’s competitive housing market

More startups push into Tampa Bay’s competitive housing market

For nearly a month, Julie Youngblood has been traveling across Florida to meet with real estate agents. She’s helping the Austin-based company Homeward – which pays cash for homes upfront while homebuyers finalize their own financing – launch into the state’s hot housing market. From city to city, Youngblood trained local Realtors on this alternative … Read more

WhatsApp ramps up revenue with global launch of Cloud API and soon, a paid tier for its Business App – TechCrunch

WhatsApp ramps up revenue with global launch of Cloud API and soon, a paid tier for its Business App – TechCrunch

WhatsApp is continuing its push into the business market with today’s news it’s launching the WhatsApp Cloud API to all businesses worldwide. Introduced into beta testing last November, the new developer tool is a cloud-based version of the WhatsApp Business API – WhatsApp’s first revenue-generating enterprise product – but hosted on parent company Meta’s infrastructure. … Read more

Proptech Firm Enertiv Raised $ 9M to Expand Services – Commercial Observer

Proptech Firm Enertiv Raised $ 9M to Expand Services – Commercial Observer

Enertivan operational intelligence platform for reducing carbon emissions in commercial real estate assets, raised up to $ 9 million to expand the bandwidth of its service – at no extra cost to users. The Enertiv software helps clients collect information about where building resources are being spent and informs managers when, where and how to … Read more

2022 ‘good reminder’ of car’s role in Lewis Hamilton success

2022 ‘good reminder’ of car’s role in Lewis Hamilton success

Fernando Alonso has said Lewis Hamilton’s struggles this season are a “good reminder” as to how crucial the car is to anyone’s success. For the first time in nine seasons, Hamilton is driving in a car currently unable to fight for the championship. His race results so far have ranged from good to downright awful … Read more

Could Cryptocurrency Survive Without Fintech Companies?

Could Cryptocurrency Survive Without Fintech Companies?

sergeitokmakov / Pixabay Fintech is a relatively new concept, or rather, a relatively new term. It’s the merger of the two words financial technology, and its applications span multiple industries for multiple reasons. Speaking broadly, it helps companies and individuals revolutionize the way they use their money digitally. It was once nothing more than computer … Read more

Recording of Residential Tenancy Branch hearings promotes transparency

Recording of Residential Tenancy Branch hearings promotes transparency

To promote transparency and fairness for renters and landlords, BC’s Residential Tenancy Branch (RTB) will record audio of all dispute-resolution hearings. “This change will help bring more fairness, transparency and justice for everyone involved in a tenancy dispute,” said Spencer Chandra Herbert, chair of the Rental Housing Task Force and MLA for Vancouver-West End. “The … Read more

Global Hydroxyapatite (HAp) Market is Estimated to Observe

Global Hydroxyapatite (HAp) Market is Estimated to Observe

Newark, NJ, May 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – As per the report published by Fior Markets, the global hydroxyapatite market was expected to grow from USD 2.88 billion in 2019 to USD 4.73 billion by 2027, at a CAGR of 6.4% during the forecast period 2020-2027. The North American has the largest share of the … Read more

Indigenous Leaders: The program helps companies advance respectful Indigenous engagement

Indigenous Leaders: The program helps companies advance respectful Indigenous engagement

CCAB’s Progressive Aboriginal Relations has trained more than 800 organizations since launching in 2001 For companies looking to increase their engagement with Indigenous communities, it can be difficult to know where to start. In her work with the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB), Luane Whitecrow said those companies usually fall into one of two … Read more