PDCO earnings call for the period ending January 23, 2021.
Despite the universal impact of COVID-19, global business leaders cited numerous disruptions to their business that are deemed more impactful than the pandemic. That’s according to a report released today by AlixPartners, the global consulting firm. The 2021 AlixPartners Disruption Index surveyed global CEOs and executive leaders to examine attitudes toward the forces that reshape business. Business leaders say that new and evolving competition, technology-impacted processes, and regulation are more disruptive to their companies than COVID-19.
Calabrio has been selected by Spark, New Zealand’s largest telecommunications company, to supply a cloud-based workforce management (WFM) solution.
Increasing demand for chemically treated water from various end-use segments and stringent regulatory and sustainability mandates concerning the environment is driving the market for water treatment chemicals.New York, April 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "Water Treatment Chemicals Market by Type, End-Use And Region - Global Forecast to 2026" - https://www.reportlinker.com/p05117903/?utm_source=GNW However, alternative water treatment technologies are expected to restrain this market. Rising population and rapid urbanization in emerging economies and increase in demand for specific formulations are expected to offer significant growth opportunities to manufacturers of water treatment chemicals. The major challenge faced by players is the need for eco-friendly formulations and vulnerability regarding copying of patents.In terms of value, the corrosion inhibitors segment is projected to account for the largest share of the water treatment chemicals market, by type, during the forecast period.Corrosion inhibitors is projected to be the largest type segment in water treatment chemicals market.The use of poor quality water in cooling systems and increased water recycling will boost the market for corrosion inhibitors during the forecast period.In addition, the increasing demand from the oil & gas industry will propel the market for this type of water treatment chemicals.Industrial is projected to register the highest CAGR during the forecast period.The demand for water treatment in the industrial sector is increasing due to rapid industrialization in developing countries and substantial growth in several key markets. Every industry consumes water for a variety of applications in include metal & mining, chemical processing, food & beverage, oil & gas, paper & pulp, and power generation that require water treatment chemicals to treat the usage of essential water.The APAC region leads the water treatment chemicals market in terms of value.APAC is the fastest-growing region for water treatment chemicals market.The growth in demand for water treatment chemicals in the region can be largely attributed to factors such as high population, increasing industrial growth, and stringent environmental norms.Moreover, the rising number of end-use industries in the region is also leading to innovations and developments in the field of water treatment chemicals, thereby fueling the growth of the APAC water treatment chemicals market.In-depth interviews were conducted with Chief Executive Officers (CEOs), marketing directors, other innovation and technology directors, and executives from various key organizations operating in the water treatment chemicals market, and information was gathered from secondary research to determine and verify the market size of several segments.• By Company Type: Tier 1 – 40%, Tier 2 – 35%, and Tier 3 – 25%• By Designation: C Level Executives– 35%, Directors – 40%, and Others – 25%• By Region: APAC – 40%, Europe – 10%, North America – 25%, the Middle East & Africa – 15%, and South America- 10%Major players operating in the global water treatment chemicals market include BASF SE (Germany), Ecolab Inc. (US), Solenis LLC (US), Akzo Nobel N.V. (Netherlands), Kemira OYJ (Finland), Baker Hughes (US), Lonza (Switzerland), The Dow Chemical Company (US), Snf Floerger (France), and Suez S.A. (France).Research Coverage:This report provides detailed segmentation of the water treatment chemicals market based on type and end-use industry.Based on type, the water treatment chemicals market has been segmented into corrosion inhibitors, scale inhibitors, biocides & disinfectants, coagulants & flocculants, chelating agents, anti-foaming agents, ph adjusters and stabilizers, and others.Based on the end-use industry, the water treatment chemicals market has been segmented into residential, commercial, and industrial.Key Benefits of Buying the ReportFrom an insight perspective, this research report focuses on various levels of analyses — industry analysis (industry trends), market share ranking of top players, and company profiles, which together comprise and discuss the basic views on the competitive landscape; emerging and high-growth segments of the water treatment chemicals market; high growth regions; and market drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges.Read the full report: https://www.reportlinker.com/p05117903/?utm_source=GNWAbout ReportlinkerReportLinker is an award-winning market research solution. Reportlinker finds and organizes the latest industry data so you get all the market research you need - instantly, in one place.__________________________ CONTACT: Clare: email@example.com US: (339)-368-6001 Intl: +1 339-368-6001
Lunar exploration company iSpace will transport a United Arab Emirates rover to the moon in 2022, the company said on Wednesday, as the UAE pushes for rapid expansion in the space exploration business to diversify its economy. The UAE is using its space programme to develop its scientific and technological capabilities and reduce its reliance on oil. The Rashid lunar rover will be designed entirely by Emiratis.
Hong Kong’s electoral reform bill was introduced in the city’s legislature on Wednesday, setting in motion changes that will give Beijing greater control over the process while reducing the number of directly elected representatives. The bill is part of efforts to rein in political protests and opposition in Hong Kong, which is part of China but has had a more liberal political system since the 1997 handover from Britain. Political freedoms have been under threat since China imposed a national security law on Hong Kong last year and is now revamping its electoral process as part of a crackdown after months of pro-democracy protests in 2019 that brought hundreds of thousands to the streets.
Co-infection by the influenza virus for people with respiratory diseases like asthma and COPD can end badly – vaccines can help.
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India's palm oil imports in March jumped 57% year on year as refiners increased purchases of the tropical oil to reduce expensive sunflower oil imports, a trade body said on Thursday. The country imported 526,463 tonnes of palm oil last month, while soyoil imports eased by 3% to 284,200 tonnes, the Solvent Extractors' Association of India (SEA) said in a statement. The country's sunflower oil imports halved to 146,970 tonnes in March after prices more than doubled in a year, it added.
The victim was used as a replacement for another corpse, whose family wanted to avoid a burial ban.
A 38-year-old auxiliary police officer who robbed a shop in Jurong with a gun after reporting for duty earlier that day was charged in court on Wednesday (14 April).
Boston Celtics (29-26, fifth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Los Angeles Lakers (34-21, fifth in the Western Conference) Los Angeles; Thursday, 10 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Boston visits Los Angeles aiming to continue its four-game road winning streak. The Lakers have gone 16-11 in home games. Los Angeles ranks ninth in the NBA with 13.6 fast break points per game led by LeBron James averaging 4.6. The Celtics have gone 12-16 away from home. Boston is ninth in the league in 3-point percentage, shooting 37.5% as a team from downtown this season. Payton Pritchard paces them shooting 40% from 3-point range. The two teams play for the second time this season. The Lakers defeated the Celtics 96-95 in their last matchup on Jan. 30. Anthony Davis led Los Angeles with 27 points, and Jayson Tatum paced Boston scoring 30 points. TOP PERFORMERS: Dennis Schroder is second on the Lakers with 5.4 assists and scores 15.4 points per game. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope is averaging 2.2 made 3-pointers and 11 points over the last 10 games for Los Angeles. Tatum has shot 45.8% and is averaging 25.9 points for the Celtics. Jaylen Brown is averaging 20.7 points and 5.4 rebounds while shooting 44.6% over the last 10 games for Boston. LAST 10 GAMES: Lakers: 6-4, averaging 103.1 points, 43.5 rebounds, 24.3 assists, 9.5 steals and 4.5 blocks per game while shooting 44.7% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 100.5 points on 44.3% shooting. Celtics: 7-3, averaging 112.5 points, 45.6 rebounds, 25 assists, 7.5 steals and 5.6 blocks per game while shooting 46.3% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 105.3 points on 44.5% shooting. INJURIES: Lakers: LeBron James: out (ankle), Jared Dudley: out (knee), Markieff Morris: day to day (ankle), Anthony Davis: out (achilles). Celtics: Evan Fournier: out (health and safety protocols). ___ The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar. The Associated Press
San Antonio Spurs (26-26, ninth in the Western Conference) vs. Toronto Raptors (21-34, 11th in the Eastern Conference) Tampa; Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Toronto is looking to end its three-game home slide with a victory over San Antonio. The Raptors have gone 11-15 at home. Toronto ranks eighth in the Eastern Conference at limiting opponent scoring, giving up just 111.6 points while holding opponents to 45.8% shooting. The Spurs have gone 14-9 away from home. San Antonio gives up 111.9 points to opponents and has been outscored by 1.2 points per game. The teams square off for the second time this season. The Spurs won the last meeting 119-114 on Dec. 26. DeMar DeRozan scored 27 points to help lead San Antonio to the win. TOP PERFORMERS: Pascal Siakam is shooting 45.5% and averaging 20.8 points. Gary Trent Jr. is averaging 18.3 points and 3.8 rebounds while shooting 42.2% over the last 10 games for Toronto. DeRozan leads the Spurs averaging 21.2 points and is adding 4.3 rebounds. Derrick White is averaging 18 points and 3.1 rebounds while shooting 43.4% over the last 10 games for San Antonio. LAST 10 GAMES: Raptors: 3-7, averaging 110.5 points, 42.1 rebounds, 20.7 assists, 9.6 steals and 6.5 blocks per game while shooting 45.9% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 108.8 points on 45.2% shooting. Spurs: 4-6, averaging 117.2 points, 43.4 rebounds, 25.2 assists, 7.8 steals and 4.6 blocks per game while shooting 48.0% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 118.1 points on 49.0% shooting. INJURIES: Raptors: DeAndre' Bembry: out (hamstring), Fred VanVleet: out (hip), Jalen Harris: out (hip), Paul Watson: out (health and safety protocols). Spurs: Gorgui Dieng: out (shoulder), Trey Lyles: out (ankle). ___ The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar. The Associated Press
Indiana Pacers (25-28, ninth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Houston Rockets (14-40, 14th in the Western Conference) Houston; Wednesday, 9 p.m. EDT LINE: Pacers -5.5; over/under is 233 BOTTOM LINE: Indiana hits the road against Houston trying to extend its three-game road winning streak. The Rockets are 7-19 on their home court. Houston is 6-18 in games when turning the ball over more than opponents and averages 14.6 turnovers. The Pacers are 16-12 on the road. Indiana leads the Eastern Conference with 53.3 points per game in the paint led by Domantas Sabonis averaging 12.6. The teams play for the second time this season. The Pacers won the last matchup 114-107 on Jan. 6. Malcolm Brogdon scored 35 points to help lead Indiana to the victory. TOP PERFORMERS: Christian Wood is scoring 21.1 points per game and averaging 9.4 rebounds for the Rockets. Kelly Olynyk is averaging 7.9 rebounds and 16.9 points per game over the last 10 games for Houston. Sabonis leads the Pacers averaging 19.8 points and is adding 11.5 rebounds. Caris LeVert is averaging 18.3 points and 4.8 rebounds while shooting 42.5% over the last 10 games for Indiana. LAST 10 GAMES: Rockets: 2-8, averaging 113.4 points, 42.6 rebounds, 26.4 assists, 6.3 steals and 4.4 blocks per game while shooting 47.8% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 119 points on 48.9% shooting. Pacers: 5-5, averaging 115.2 points, 43.8 rebounds, 26.4 assists, 8.7 steals and 7.6 blocks per game while shooting 47.4% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 117.2 points on 47.3% shooting. INJURIES: Rockets: D.J. Augustin: out (ankle), Dante Exum: out (calf), David Nwaba: out (wrist), Sterling Brown: out (knee), Eric Gordon: out (groin), Danuel House: day to day (ankle). Pacers: Doug McDermott: day to day (ankle), TJ Warren: out for season (foot), Myles Turner: out (ankle). ___ The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar. The Associated Press
Cleveland Cavaliers (19-34, 13th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Charlotte Hornets (27-26, seventh in the Eastern Conference) Charlotte; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Charlotte looks to break its three-game home slide with a win over Cleveland. The Hornets are 15-12 in Eastern Conference games. Charlotte ranks fourth in the Eastern Conference with 14.3 fast break points per game led by Terry Rozier averaging 3.5. The Cavaliers have gone 13-15 against Eastern Conference opponents. Cleveland is 5-20 when outrebounded by opponents and averages 42.6 rebounds per game. The teams square off for the second time this season. The Cavaliers won the last matchup 121-114 on Dec. 23. Collin Sexton scored 27 points to help lead Cleveland to the win. TOP PERFORMERS: Devonte' Graham is scoring 14.2 points per game and averaging 2.7 rebounds for the Hornets. Miles Bridges is averaging 2.2 made 3-pointers and 15.7 points over the last 10 games for Charlotte. Isaiah Hartenstein is second on the Cavaliers with 8.9 rebounds and averages 10.3 points. Dean Wade is averaging 5.6 rebounds and 10.4 points per game over the last 10 games for Cleveland. LAST 10 GAMES: Hornets: 5-5, averaging 104.4 points, 44.7 rebounds, 25.4 assists, 7.6 steals and 5.2 blocks per game while shooting 43.9% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 106.1 points on 43.8% shooting. Cavaliers: 3-7, averaging 103.5 points, 39.3 rebounds, 26 assists, 7.8 steals and 4.2 blocks per game while shooting 45.0% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 109.1 points on 48.7% shooting. INJURIES: Hornets: LaMelo Ball: out (wrist), P.J. Washington: out (ankle), Gordon Hayward: out (foot), Terry Rozier: day to day (knee tendinitis), Malik Monk: out (ankle). Cavaliers: Dylan Windler: out (knee), Larry Nance Jr.: day to day (illness), Jarrett Allen: day to day (concussion), Collin Sexton: day to day (groin), Darius Garland: day to day (ankle), Damyean Dotson: out (knee). ___ The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar. The Associated Press
Miami Heat (28-26, sixth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Denver Nuggets (34-20, fourth in the Western Conference) Denver; Wednesday, 10 p.m. EDT LINE: Nuggets -4.5; over/under is 213 BOTTOM LINE: Nikola Jokic leads Denver into a matchup with Miami. He currently ranks 10th in the NBA scoring 26.2 points per game. The Nuggets are 18-10 on their home court. Denver is sixth in the Western Conference at limiting opponent scoring, allowing just 110.1 points while holding opponents to 46.8% shooting. The Heat are 13-13 on the road. Miami averages 42 rebounds per game and is 14-6 when outrebounding opponents. The teams meet for the second time this season. The Nuggets won 109-82 in the last matchup on Jan. 27. Jokic led Denver with 21 points, and Kendrick Nunn led Miami with 17 points. TOP PERFORMERS: Jokic is averaging 26.2 points, 10.9 rebounds and 8.8 assists for the Nuggets. Michael Porter Jr. is averaging 2.3 made 3-pointers and 21.8 points over the last 10 games for Denver. Jimmy Butler leads the Heat averaging 21.4 points and grabbing 7.2 rebounds. Bam Adebayo is averaging 5.2 assists and 18.3 points over the last 10 games for Miami. LAST 10 GAMES: Nuggets: 8-2, averaging 111.8 points, 45.8 rebounds, 28.1 assists, 7.3 steals and 4.7 blocks per game while shooting 49.1% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 106.3 points on 46.4% shooting. Heat: 6-4, averaging 106.3 points, 38 rebounds, 27.2 assists, 8.6 steals and 4.6 blocks per game while shooting 47.6% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 105.2 points on 46.3% shooting. INJURIES: Nuggets: Shaquille Harrison: out (health and safety protocols), Jamal Murray: out for season (knee). Heat: Victor Oladipo: out (knee). ___ The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar. The Associated Press
Los Angeles Clippers (38-18, third in the Western Conference) vs. Detroit Pistons (16-38, 15th in the Eastern Conference) Detroit; Wednesday, 8 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles will try to keep its six-game win streak intact when the Clippers take on Detroit. The Pistons have gone 9-15 in home games. Detroit has a 1-6 record in games decided by less than 4 points. The Clippers are 16-10 on the road. Los Angeles is second in the Western Conference scoring 115.3 points per game and is shooting 48.7%. The Pistons takes on the Clippers for the second game in a row. TOP PERFORMERS: Jerami Grant is shooting 42.9% and averaging 22.5 points. Saddiq Bey is averaging 2.4 made 3-pointers and 13.1 points over the last 10 games for Detroit. Paul George ranks second on the Clippers scoring 23.3 points and grabbing 6.2 rebounds. Reggie Jackson is averaging 3.9 assists and 13.5 points over the last 10 games for Los Angeles. LAST 10 GAMES: Pistons: 4-6, averaging 110.3 points, 40.5 rebounds, 26.6 assists, 7.6 steals and five blocks per game while shooting 47.5% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 114.2 points on 49.8% shooting. Clippers: 8-2, averaging 117.4 points, 43.3 rebounds, 26.6 assists, 6.7 steals and 3.8 blocks per game while shooting 51.0% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 107.4 points on 46.4% shooting. INJURIES: Pistons: Dennis Smith Jr.: out (knee), Rodney McGruder: out (elbow). Clippers: Serge Ibaka: out (back), Patrick Beverley: out (hand), Kawhi Leonard: out (foot). ___ The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar. The Associated Press
Golden State Warriors (26-28, 10th in the Western Conference) vs. Oklahoma City Thunder (20-34, 13th in the Western Conference) Oklahoma City; Wednesday, 9 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Golden State plays the Oklahoma City Thunder after Stephen Curry scored 53 points in the Warriors' 116-107 victory over the Nuggets. The Thunder are 11-21 in Western Conference games. Oklahoma City ranks last in the Western Conference averaging only 105.2 points per game. The Warriors are 14-14 in conference play. Golden State leads the Western Conference scoring 14.2 fast break points per game led by Curry averaging 3.2. The teams match up Wednesday for the first time this season. TOP PERFORMERS: Ty Jerome leads the Thunder averaging 2.1 made 3-pointers, and is scoring 10 points per game while shooting 40.4% from beyond the arc. Moses Brown is averaging 11.2 rebounds and 10.5 points per game over the last 10 games for Oklahoma City. Curry leads the Warriors averaging 30.4 points and is adding 5.5 rebounds. Andrew Wiggins is averaging 2.2 made 3-pointers and scoring 19.6 points over the last 10 games for Golden State. LAST 10 GAMES: Thunder: 1-9, averaging 100.2 points, 47.2 rebounds, 19.6 assists, 5.7 steals and 4.4 blocks per game while shooting 42.7% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 121.1 points on 48.2% shooting. Warriors: 4-6, averaging 111 points, 40.3 rebounds, 25.7 assists, 8.9 steals and 4.1 blocks per game while shooting 47.0% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 117.7 points on 50.4% shooting. INJURIES: Thunder: Gabriel Deck: out (not with team), Aleksej Pokusevski: out (arm), Mike Muscala: out (ankle), Shai Gilgeous-Alexander: out (foot). Warriors: James Wiseman: out (knee), Kelly Oubre Jr.: day to day (wrist), Eric Paschall: out (hip), Klay Thompson: out for season (right achilles). ___ The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar. The Associated Press
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