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Beverage Industry Seems To Be Readying A Lineup of Summer Drinks For A Younger And Pandemic-Weary Consumer Demographic

Splash Beverage Group

As millennials rapidly displace Generation Xers and baby boomers as the biggest spenders in the food and beverage industry, brands are looking for new ways to stay relevant by adapting to their different tastes and habits. Meanwhile, a prolonged pandemic has given rise to its own beverage trends as consumers seek leisure and experiences that they can recreate outside of the traditional bar or restaurant setting. This summer, consumers might be ready to spend more for bolder flavors, premium ingredients and containers that can go with them on adventures they take. Subtle Notes Out, Bold Flavors In? When seltzers began sweeping the market a few years ago, they were capitalizing on demand for gentle, nuanced flavor profiles — hints of citrus and aromas of melon you found in sparkling beverages like Lacroix Group (EPA: LACR) or hard seltzers like White Claw. Now, some brands are reportedly differentiating themselves in a crowded seltzer market by moving toward bigger, single-note flavors that are more distinctive but still familiar. In February, for example, PepsiCo Inc. (NASDAQ: PEP) partnered with Boston Beer Company Inc. (NYSE: SAM) to begin slowly rolling out hard Mountain Dew, an alcoholic version of some of the brand’s most successful flavors, to capitalize on this shift toward bolder but still familiar flavors. The news of the hard mountain dew launch came just months after Boston Beer’s sales of its Truly Hard Seltzer, a subtler seltzer, tanked in 2021. Similarly, Splash Beverage Group (NYSEAMERICAN: SBEV) reported that its sales skyrocket 71% year over year last summer of its Pulpoloco Sangria, the company’s wine cocktail featuring fresh, fruity flavors and bold spices infused in authentic Spanish wines. The “bold yet refreshing” sangria is sold in eco-friendly and portable packaging, capitalizing on other beverage trends, which makes the company optimistic that this summer will see a similar boost to the brand’s sales. The new biodegradable cans are made from 8 layers of paper, making them sturdy yet environmentally conscientious. Quality and Simplicity In Ingredients As younger drinkers shift toward drinking less than older consumers, they’re also seemingly placing increased importance on the ritual and indulgence of the experience. That is, when they do drink, they want quality ingredients and beverages that are free of artificial additives. They want distinctive beverages they can savor. That may be leading to a rise in natural flavor additives and premium ingredients. SALT Tequila, for example, is made from 100% blue agave plants, cultivated for 7 to 10 years before harvesting. Each of the three flavored tequilas uses natural ingredients to infuse those notes of citrus, berry or chocolate. On-the-Go Packaging As temperatures climb, pandemic-weary Americans are clamoring to make up for lost time by getting outdoors and meeting friends for new adventures. A 2022 Trends Report released by Viator revealed that 48% of all bookings made on the site last year were outdoor experiences, a major increase compared to 2019. The largest growth was seen in water sports, which rose 311% over 2019 levels as well as sailing and boating, which rose 122%. Those trends reveal an interest in experiences that balance adventure with leisure — lounging on the deck of a sailboat as you hop from island to island or relaxing on the beach after an afternoon riding jet skis. That uptick in leisurely outdoor adventures is also reportedly driving demand for more portable packaging for premium beverages. Some consumers say they want a sense of luxury and quality but also the convenience of single-serving containers and lighter-weight alternatives to glass bottles. The 2021 launch of Copa di Vino, single-servings of premium Oregon wines, hopes to help answer that demand with a 100% recyclable plastic package that comes with a splash-proof lid. The packaging is meant to allow consumers to toss wine in their bags for a hike or beach day without worrying about corkscrews or packing extra glasses. Splash Beverage Group, an innovator in the beverage industry, owns a growing portfolio of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverage brands including Copa di Vino wine by the glass, SALT flavored tequilas, Pulpoloco sangria, and TapouT performance hydration and recovery drink. Splash’s strategy is to rapidly develop early-stage brands already in its portfolio as well as acquire and then accelerate brands that have high visibility or are innovators in their categories. Led by a management team that has built and managed some of the top brands in the beverage industry and led sales from product launch into the billions, Splash is rapidly expanding its brand portfolio and global distribution. For more information visit: This post contains sponsored advertising content. This content is for informational purposes only and is not intended to be investing advice. Contact Details Splash Beverage Group +1 954-745-5815 Company Website

July 07, 2022 09:09 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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90% Of Consumers Under 40 Report Wanting Healthier, Eco-Friendlier Options — This Plant-Based Brand Says It’s Delivering

Simply Better Brands

Together, the companies state they have gamified Simply Better’s new line of CBD wellness products sold under the PureKana brand. The natural, non-GMO line of CBD-infused tinctures, capsules, topical treatments and gummies are available in a virtual storefront inside New Frontier’s Odds City. This year’s Deloitte Global 2022 Gen Z & Millennial Survey reported that 90% of younger consumers surveyed were making at least some effort to reduce their impact on the environment. At least 64% were willing to pay more for more sustainable or healthier products — opting for clean ingredients and plant-based products to fuel a more active and eco-conscious lifestyle. As younger consumers take a more holistic approach to health, wellness and the environment, companies like Simply Better Brands (OTCQB: PKANF) (TSXV: SBBC) say they are committed to delivering products that are meant to hit all the right notes: clean, all-natural ingredients, a focus on well-being and driven by a sense of purpose. Against Arguably Difficult Odds, Younger Consumers Still Shop With Purpose What perhaps stands out even more about the Deloitte report’s findings is the dedication of millennials and Gen Z to healthier, more environmentally conscious consumer habits. Compared to previous generations, millennials and Gen Z consumers are less financially secure. As wages seemingly stagnate and the cost of living increases, making those more informed and eco-conscious choices gets harder. Around half of Gen Z and millennial workers are living paycheck to paycheck. Over a third are working more than one job to cover costs. Despite these extreme financial constraints, these younger consumers are reportedly still prioritizing healthier, plant-based foods and brands across categories that are more purpose-driven. Often, delivering on that mission means prioritizing healthy, natural ingredients — even in beauty products, where 45% of millennials and 46% of Gen Z shoppers say healthy ingredients are among the top factors they consider when choosing what to buy. Simply Better Brands Says It Delivers Clean, Natural, Plant-Based Products Across An Expanding Portfolio Of Categories Simply Better Brand’s portfolio of brands offers products across the plant-based, holistic wellness and lifestyle categories. Its TRUBAR line of plant-based protein bars is aimed at consumers who want natural ingredients and balanced nutrition in a convenient, on-the-go snack. TRUBAR adheres to the strict nutritional guardrails of dairy-free, soy-free, no sugar alcohol, vegan, non-GMO and gluten-free expected by loyal consumers of the brand. Meanwhile, the company’s line of clean label beauty and skincare products No B.S. emphasizes safe, clean, science-based formulas for the skin by banning roughly 1,500 ingredients from its portfolio. Products are sold in recyclable packaging that minimizes waste, and the brand regularly partners with nonprofits and organizations driving social change like the She Recovers Foundation. The company reports selling across a range of channels, including e-commerce platforms, like Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) or Shopify Inc. (NYSE: SHOP) and traditional retailers like Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT), Whole Foods (NASDAQ: WFM) and Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST). The cross-selling direct-to-consumer platform can also help brands reach more consumers who share their same passion for healthier choices while assisting consumers to more easily find the products and services that fit their conscious and informed buying habits. Simply Better Also Opens Shop In The Metaverse In February, Simply Better partnered with New Frontier Presents, a metaverse company in the emerging non-fungible token (NFT) and play-to-earn gaming market. The partnership signals a commitment to being truly omnichannel by breaking in early on the opportunities for metaverse shopping experiences. Odds City is a gaming ecosystem where users can earn NFTs and cryptocurrency from playing games. Now, they can spend those earnings at the virtual PureKana storefront and get real CBD wellness products delivered to their homes. Simply Better Brands Corp. manufactures and sells hemp-based cannabidiol related products in the United States. The company offers tinctures, capsules, gummies, oils, edibles, topicals, sprays, vape pens, pet treats, bath bombs, pet wellness products, and skincare and pet-care products as well as tees, hoodies, beanies, caps, and other related products. Simply Better Brands Corp. distributes its products through e-commerce website, as well as through retail stores, including larger retail chains and small independent retailers; wholesalers; and various brick and mortar retailers. The company was formerly known as PureK Holdings Corp. The company was founded in 2017 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada. Simply Better Brands Corp. is a subsidiary of Heavenly Rx Ltd. This post contains sponsored advertising content. This content is for informational purposes only and is not intended to be investing advice. Contact Details Simply Better Brands Company Website

July 07, 2022 09:01 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Tim Hortons Camp Day is back on July 13th and 100% of purchases from hot and iced coffee support sending youth from underserved communities to Tims Camps

Tim Hortons

Tim Hortons is proud to announce that its 31 st annual Camp Day fundraising campaign returns on Wednesday, July 13, when 100 percent of purchases from all hot coffee and iced coffee sales in the U.S. and Canada will be donated to Tim Hortons Foundation Camps to support sending youth from underserved communities to Tims Camps. On July 13, Tim Hortons guests can support Tim Hortons Foundation Camps with their purchase of a hot or iced coffee at any Tim Hortons restaurant. 100 percent of purchases from every coffee sold on Camp Day will be donated to Tim Hortons Foundation Camps. Additionally, from now through July 13 th, guests can purchase a Camp Day bracelet for $2 in one of four vibrant colors with proceeds* from sales supporting Tims Camps. Tim Hortons, its restaurant owners and guests have collectively raised over $160 million throughout the 30-year history of Camp Day for Tim Hortons Foundation Camps. Since 1974, Tims Camps have supported over 300,000 youth between the ages of 12 and 16 through its multi-year development programs at its seven camps. Campers from Tim Hortons communities across North America receive school and community-based programming at no cost to them or their families. This rigorous learning model is designed specifically to meet their unique needs and works to equip the campers with skills like leadership, resilience, and responsibility, empowering them to open doors to their future. “Many of the young people we support have never had the opportunity to experience camp or travel outside their city or town. Our multi-day, overnight camp experiences are uniquely powerful in building critical skills in youth, and strengthening social ties and community connections that can help youth better cope with challenging circumstances,” said Graham Oliver, a Tim Hortons restaurant owner and President of Tim Hortons Foundation Camps. “We challenge young people. We help them see their best self. And we work with them as they carve a path towards the future they want.” Camp Day has grown to become one of the most important and cherished days on the Tim Hortons calendar, with all restaurant owners, team members and corporate staff dedicated to making each year’s campaign more impactful than the last. “The profound impact Camp Day has had in raising over $160 million in its history and supporting over 300,000 youth is a testament to the dedication and generosity of Tims restaurant owners and team members and the incredible support from Tims guests year after year,” said Axel Schwan, President of Tim Hortons. To support Tims Camps and Camp Day this year, guests can: Place an order for a hot or iced coffee at a Tim Hortons restaurant, or through the Tim Hortons app for pickup or delivery on July 13. For an even larger impact, guests can consider upsizing their coffee on Camp Day. Order a Tim Hortons Take 12 to share with co-workers or friends and family. A Tim Hortons Take 12 includes 12 small coffees along with cups, dairy and sweeteners. In advance of Camp Day, Guests can also fill out a Take 12 pre-order form in restaurant, so their coworkers and/or family can join in supporting Camp Day. Purchase a Camp Day bracelet for $2 in one of four vibrant colors, while supplies last, with proceeds* going directly to Tim Hortons Foundation Camps. Make a one-time or monthly donation online any time at *From June 29th through July 13th, 100% of the profits ($1.67 per bracelet sold) from Camp Day bracelet sales, and 100% of “round up” or "rent-a-tent" donations go to Tim Hortons Foundation Camps. On July 13th, 100% of the purchase price (excluding taxes) of hot/iced coffee will benefit Tim Hortons Foundation Camps. For more information go to For more information visit or follow us on Twitter or Instagram at @TimHortonsUS and Facebook at About Tim Hortons Tim Hortons® is one of North America's largest restaurant chains operating in the quick service segment. Founded as a single location in Canada in 1964, Tim Hortons appeals to a broad range of guest tastes, with a menu that includes premium coffee, hot and cold specialty drinks (including lattes, cappuccinos, espresso, teas and our famous Iced Capp® beverages), fresh baked goods, hot breakfast sandwiches, breakfast snacking items, and other food products. Tim Hortons has more than 4,800 system wide restaurants located in Canada, the United States and around the world. More information about the company is available at About Tim Hortons Foundation Camps Tim Hortons® Foundation Camps is a non-profit charitable organization founded in 1974 to expand the horizon of what is possible for underserved young people. A leader in youth development programming, Tims Camps support youth from low-income homes between the ages of 12 to 16 – an important developmental time that helps shape who they will become as adults. Through a multi-year camp-based program, youth learn skills like leadership, resilience, and responsibility, which empower them to believe in their own potential and change their stories for the better. With seven camps in North America that run year-round summer, school and community programs, youth are supported to thrive when they return home, to excel in post-secondary education, to succeed at work and to contribute positively to their communities. More than 300,000 kids have attended a Foundation camp at no cost to them or their families. For more information about Tim Hortons® Foundation Camps, please visit Contact Details Alison Brod Marketing + Communications Adrianna Lauricella +1 212-230-1800 Company Website

July 07, 2022 07:02 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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First version of the SleepX APP has been uploaded to the Google Play Store


SleepX, a subsidiary of AppYea (OTC: APYP) a Company that is focused on the development of accurate wearable monitoring solutions to treat sleep apnea and snoring, announces that the first version of the SleepX APP has been uploaded to the Google Play Store. Without a wristband, the current version can be used for breath monitoring, snoring detection and intensity, as well as the amount of snoring per sleep session. The app also provides the user a breathing graph as well as a recording each sleep session. The app is available for free download for all versions of Android starting with version 7.0. "We decided to upload the first version for free, to increase people awareness of the importance of quality of proper breathing during sleep," said Bary Molchadsky, founder of SleepX and chairman of AppYea. “Poor sleep is associated with a compromised immune system, heart problems, reduced physical and mental performance, mood problems, obesity and many other health problems”, said Neil Kline, Founder & former CEO of the American Sleep Association, and a AppYea Board Member. “Unfortunately, most people with sleep disorder breathing problems, like sleep apnea, are undiagnosed and untreated. Our goal with this unique technology is to raise awareness and improve sleep quality so individuals can live healthier and more fulfilling lives.” Free download the SleepX APP for Android AppYea continues in-depth tests and calibration of DreamIT, its wearable data-driven wristband to treat snoring. The wearable contains a vibration motor and sensors that measure real-time physiological indications such as movement, pulse, blood oxygen level, blood pressure, etc. and send the data to the SleepX app on the user smartphone. Unique algorithms combine all data in real time and decide when to activate the vibration, at what intensity, and its duration. The gentle vibration takes you out of deep sleep into a lighter phase, a transition that trains user to breathe properly. Over a short amount of time, user’s brain and body use biofeedback to teach itself to sleep in the correct position and proper breathing technique on its own, leading to improved night breathing over time. At the user's choice, it is possible to receive comprehensive statistical reports on sleep quality and sleep health, as well as alerts about critical health changes that require consultation and follow-up. In the coming months, the company plans to launch the SleepX APP on the APPLE STORE for iPhone users and start marketing DreamIT. SleepX is an Israeli research and development company recently acquired by AppYea. The Company has developed a unique product for monitoring and treating sleep apnea and snoring. The technology is protected by several international patents and the Company plans to start serial production in 2022. The Company currently focuses its activities on the development and commercialization of its flagship product DreamIT. Legal Notice Regarding Forward-Looking Statements This release includes forward-looking statements. Such statements involve risks and uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ materially from those set forth herein. No statement herein should be considered an offer or a solicitation of an offer for the purchase or sale of any securities. Although APYP believes that the expectations reflected in the forward-looking statements and the assumptions upon which they are based are reasonable, it can give no assurance that such expectations and assumptions will prove to have been correct. Forward-looking statements, which involve assumptions and describe our future plans, strategies, and expectations, are generally identifiable by use of the words "may," "will," "should," "could," "expect," "anticipate," "estimate," "believe," "intend," or "project" or the negative of these words or other variations on these words or comparable terminology. The reader is cautioned not to put undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, as these statements are subject to numerous factors and uncertainties, including but not limited to adverse economic conditions, intense competition, entry of new competitors and products, adverse federal, state and local government regulation, inadequate capital, unexpected costs and operating deficits, increases in general and administrative costs, unanticipated losses, financial condition and stock price, inability to carry out research, development and commercialization plans and other specific risks. APYP does not undertake any obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement. Neither APYP nor SLEEPX are subject to the reporting requirements of the Securities and Exchange Commission under the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934 as amended. Contact Details AppYea inc. Bary Molchadsky +1 800-674-3561 Company Website

July 07, 2022 02:41 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Minuteman Press Franchise Owners André and Cindie Nel Grow Business in Costa Mesa, CA

Minuteman Press International Inc

In January 2020, André and Cindie Nel realized their dream of owning a business in the US by purchasing their Minuteman Press franchise located at 2930 College Ave., Unit C in Costa Mesa. “We have both always been entrepreneurs at heart,” says Cindie. As a dynamic husband and wife duo, André and Cindie have combined their strengths to create a highly successful Minuteman Press business in Costa Mesa, California, with strong growth since buying the business during the pandemic and through to today. Journey from South Africa to Costa Mesa Hailing from South Africa, André, as part of an owner run business, built a significant multi temperature logistics and distribution company for several large US fast food franchise brands. Cindie, through her strong sales and account management skills, built an innovative telecommunications brand. Cindie shares, “André, recognizing the value in investing in leading US Franchise organizations, set about purchasing a franchise in the US. Minuteman Press International, with its solid track record and stellar reputation not only in the US but in other global markets including South Africa, made the Minuteman Press franchise opportunity a front runner. This, combined with André being a college marketing major and me being a public relations major, meant there was an obvious synergy in the commercial print world, and this made Minuteman Press the perfect business opportunity for us.” Now operating in Costa Mesa for over two and a half years, André and Cindie have fully integrated themselves and Minuteman Press into their community. André says, “Costa Mesa is an inclusive community with businesses choosing to shop and support local and we have seen huge benefits in both supporting and receiving local support. Support includes not only business but also sharing facilities and neighborhood responsibilities.” “With so much being ‘virtual’ in today’s society, print is still something tangible that people can touch and feel and use to connect more personally with potential and existing clients. If the pandemic has taught us anything, it is the importance of connecting with one another at every opportunity, be it postcards, brochures, apparel, signage, customized mailings, etc. Print is highly personal and society is craving more and not less of it.” -Cindie Nel, co-owner, Minuteman Press, Costa Mesa Building the Business in Costa Mesa To grow the business, André and Cindie have successfully differentiated themselves from the competition. André explains, “Earning our clients’ trust through personal service, quick turnarounds and over delivering on expectations sets us apart from our competitors. We’ve learned to understand each client’s specific requirements and tailor our solutions accordingly. Rather than be a ‘Jack of all Trades’ we strive to become an expert for their essential needs and grow into their requirements from there.” For Minuteman Press in Costa Mesa, key product growth areas include customized labels, stickers, books, and custom branded apparel. André says, “We’ve invested and skilled up in the label/sticker and book capabilities. We’ve realized the key is in-house, quick turnaround service. We are price competitive, however, not the cheapest in town. Our clients love our personal service, with pre-production samples and our ability to meet tight in-hand deadlines setting us apart from our larger competitors.” He continues, “We have also managed to grow our customized apparel business through a great partnership with a decorator with whom we work closely in understanding the balance between exceptional quality and meeting customer in hand dates.” When it comes to marketing the business, Cindie shares, “Our biggest growth initiatives have been online marketing through Google optimization, with our five-star Google Reviews being a massive contributing success factor. The Minuteman Press pedigree is also key in clients locating us through Internet search filters. Other major growth contributing factors have been personal networking and client referrals. One of our largest clients, a realty company, is a friend of ours and it’s rewarding to be a part of their marketing and business development success.” She adds, “When you’ve invested in paid Internet optimization and client referrals, it’s critical you answer the phone and email as quickly and as professionally as possible to ensure these opportunities are secured.” Why Minuteman Press? For André and Cindie, joining the Minuteman Press franchise family enabled them to realize their dream of owning a business while also providing additional resources and support. Cindie says, “Becoming integrated into the Minuteman Press franchise system has been seamless and successful due to the informative training at World HQ and the ongoing solid local support from our Regional VP Dan Byers and the local field team. Minuteman Press checks all the right boxes in terms of onboarding, operational and financial training, and franchise support.” She continues, “Additionally, where Minuteman Press hits the ball out the park is in the inclusive ‘Minuteman Press family’ culture where everyone supports each other in challenging times and cheers each other on and celebrates sincerely in each other’s achievements. This is what makes Minuteman Press the unique and special place that it is. During these unprecedented times we’ve all been facing, the kindness and generosity shown by our Minuteman Press family has been remarkable.” When asked about the rewards of business ownership, Cindie states, “Our biggest personal reward for owning our own business is that we get to remain connected with our children through time flexibility and the ability to support them financially. Our son, Ethan, is a Computer Science Engineering Major at UCSC. We love that we get to visit him and the beautiful campus and town of Santa Cruz. Our daughter, Madison, a Junior at San Clemente High School, is an aspiring actress and we love having the time and ability to share her dreams and passions.” Cindie adds, “Our professional rewards are how our clients have become our partners and friends resulting in doubling the turnover of our business in the brief two and a half years we’ve owned our shop. This has been achieved with the mindset that every project is about how we can add value to our clients’ businesses or employees. Without our strategic relationships with our suppliers and service providers this would be impossible, so we therefore value, support and deeply invest in these companies who are an extension of our family.” Advice to Others For others who are looking into owning a business, Cindie shares, “Our advice to business owners is to do as we did; learn from the best. The key to success is to know your local market and client base and to let them dictate what and how much to invest in in-house capabilities.” She concludes, “Become experts in your field. Never hand over a job that is anything less than exceptional and also package and label your orders in the manner that you as a client would like to receive them. Always be excited and enthusiastic about every job you do for your client and rewards will follow!” Minuteman Press in Costa Mesa is located at 2930 College Ave., Unit C, Costa Mesa, CA 92626. For more information, visit their website: Learn more about #1 rated Minuteman Press franchise opportunities at Contact Details Minuteman Press International Chris Biscuiti +1 631-249-1370 Company Website

July 06, 2022 10:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Cloud Learning Market Heats Up With This New Development

Amesite Inc.

Amesite Inc. (NASDAQ: AMST) is an artificial intelligence (AI) software company delivering an online learning platform and custom learning content creation for businesses, universities, nonprofits and government agencies. Amesite solutions include end-to-end infrastructure, reportedly allowing organizations to seamlessly create branded learning content and online courses. Amesite has just announced the launch of its upgraded, V5 cloud-based learning platform. The newest addition will contain many of the same features as the previous V4 model but with even more improvements. The company says that V5 now includes e-commerce solutions, online portals and learning systems in a box — new learning solutions can be branded to organizations in as quickly as 24 hours. It also offers further capabilities for integrations with other third-party software and partner sites. These features will be presented with an upgraded set of navigation buttons, allowing customers using the site to move more easily throughout the learning system. Designed For A Rewarding Experience? One of the reported hallmarks of Amesite is its feature-rich, intuitively designed platform. Users have a number of high-technology tools at their disposal. Amesite also has a goal of being strongly dedicated to ensuring its solutions are up-to-date and as modernized as possible. It looks to ensure content on the platform can be easily updated and regularly introduces new upgrades and features. Amesite says the latest V5 platform was developed out of direct feedback from current customers. Many were focused on scaling but didn’t have the resources to implement a whole IT department or hire contractors. Instead, Amesite developed V5 to fill this growing need. Through Amesite, users are already able to create customized courses and learning programs adapted to their organization’s audience. Many can opt to build courses from scratch or integrate their own content onto the platform. Amesite states that its technology helps ensure content is up-to-date and that necessary upgrades can be integrated seamlessly. The platform also enables active course monitoring, customer service and other infrastructure measures that support organizations as they scale. When Amesite was initially launched in 2017, the company was hyper-focused on last-mile delivery. This meant success was measured by each student’s ability to complete their educational journey. Since then, Amesite has grown to cater to an ever-growing array of online educational needs. The new V5 platform is the latest update in Amesite’s aim to lead the online learning market for businesses and other institutions. By 2026, the global e-learning market is expected to reach almost $400 billion. Other key players within this space include Coursera Inc. (NYSE: COUR) and Powerschool Holdings Inc. (NYSE: PWSC). Amesite has developed a number of strategic industry partnerships. For instance, the platform is hosted on Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) Azure Cloud. Amesite reports that it also serves a number of elite organizations, including the City University of New York (CUNY) and EWIE Group of Companies (EGC), and proudly boasts a 98% retention rate. Learn more about Amesite here. Amesite Inc., an artificial intelligence driven platform and course designer, provides online products in the United States. The company uses machine learning to offer a mass customized experience to learners. Its customers include businesses, universities and colleges, K-12 schools, and non-profit organizations. The company was incorporated in 2017 and is headquartered in Detroit, Michigan. This post contains sponsored advertising content. This content is for informational purposes only and not intended to be investing advice. Contact Details Amesite, Inc. +1 734-876-8141 Company Website

July 06, 2022 10:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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US Digestive Health Launches the Largest Installation of Artificial Intelligence (AI) Systems for Colorectal Cancer Screening in the United States

US Digestive Health

US Digestive Health (“USDH”), a network of top-rated gastrointestinal (GI) practices, today announced that it is now offering patients AI-assisted colonoscopy screenings with the country’s largest installation of GI Genius™ intelligent endoscopy modules. In the U.S., colorectal cancer is the third most common form of diagnosed cancer and the second deadliest, with almost 150,000 new cases every year [1]. However, it’s also one of the most treatable cancers, with a 90% survival rate when it is detected and treated early. Colonoscopy has long been considered the gold standard for detecting polyps that can eventually lead to colorectal cancer. Now, patients at USDH have the strength of an AI-assisted option for screening with GI Genius TM — the first and only FDA-cleared, commercially available device that employs AI to help physicians detect polyps. US Digestive Health’s installation of GI Genius TM is the largest in the world and the first in Pennsylvania. The launch will give patients throughout southeastern, southwestern and central Pennsylvania wide-ranging access to the innovative technology and its enhanced capability. “GI Genius TM is a major breakthrough in colorectal cancer screening. In real time, it can help physicians identify hard-to-detect and potentially cancerous polyps,” said Dr. Dale Whitebloom, US Digestive Health’s Chief Medical Officer. “We begin our screening colonoscopies at age 45, which is the most up-to-date recommendation by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force and American Cancer Society. Adding GI Genius TM gives us yet another tool to help protect our patients from the scourge of cancer.” The GI Genius TM module uses advanced AI software to highlight suspicious areas with a visual marker in real time — serving as the gastroenterologist’s vigilant second observer with a sensitivity rate per lesion of 100% [2]. A study published on March 15 in Gastroenterology, the official medical journal of the American Gastroenterological Society, found that the use of GI Genius TM in conjunction with a colonoscopy can decrease polyp miss rates by nearly 50%, while other studies have shown that AI-assisted colonoscopy can increase detection rates by up to 14% [3],[4]. Jerry Tillinger, CEO of US Digestive Health, said, “Our mission is to prevent colorectal cancer, and AI-assisted colonoscopy is an incredible advancement in protecting the people of Pennsylvania from this terrible disease. We’re proud to collaborate with Medtronic, as well as our endoscopy partners, AMSURG and PE GI Solutions, to roll out the largest installation of GI Genius TM not only in the United States but also in the world. As a result, US Digestive Health patients now have access to GI Genius TM -assisted colonoscopies.” US Digestive Health was formed in 2019 by Amulet Capital Partners, LP (“Amulet”), a middle-market private equity investment firm based in Greenwich, CT, focused exclusively on the healthcare sector, in partnership with member practice partner physicians. For more information or to schedule a GI Genius TM -enabled colonoscopy, please visit ______________________________________________________________________________________ [1] Cancer.Net. Colorectal Cancer: Statistics. January 2020. Available at: Accessed January 22, 2021. [2] Sensitivity calculated as true positive frame rate. GI Genius™ intelligent endoscopy module [instructions for use]. Mansfield, MA: Medtronic; 2021. [3] Hassan C, et al. New artificial intelligence system: first validation study versus experienced endoscopists for colorectal polyp detection. Gut. 2020;69(5):799-800 [4] Repici A, Badalamenti M, Maselli R, et al. Efficacy of real-time computer-aided detection of colorectal neoplasia in a randomized trial. Gastroenterology. 2020; 159:512–520.e7. About US Digestive Health US Digestive Health oversees a network of over 150 gastroenterology providers and has 26 locations, 15affiliated ambulatory surgery centers, and more than 800 total employees in Pennsylvania. They are at the forefront of the rapidly advancing science of digestive health, bringing new insight into the care, treatment, and prevention of digestive health disorders. The practices that have joined the US Digestive Health network are: Digestive Disease Associates of Berks and Chester Counties; Main Line Gastroenterology Associates of Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery Counties; Regional Gastroenterology of Lancaster County; Carlisle Digestive Disease Associates of Cumberland County; West Chester Gastrointestinal Group of Chester County; Hillmont G.I. of Montgomery County; The Center for GI Health of Bucks and Montgomery Counties; and Gastrointestinal Specialists of Philadelphia, Montgomery, and Bucks Counties. About Amulet Capital Partners, LP Amulet Capital Partners, LP is a middle-market private equity investment firm based in Greenwich, CT, focused exclusively on the healthcare sector. Amulet seeks to achieve long-term capital appreciation through privately negotiated investments in companies. Amulet Capital Partners focuses on those segments it believes have the most attractive long-term fundamentals with a target investment size generally between $25 million to $150 million. For additional information, please visit INDICATIONS GI Genius™ intelligent endoscopy module is a computer-assisted reading tool designed to aid endoscopists in detecting colonic mucosal lesions (such as polyps and adenomas) in real time during standard white light endoscopy examinations of patients undergoing screening and surveillance endoscopic mucosal evaluations. The GI Genius™ computer-assisted detection device is limited for use with standard white-light endoscopy imaging only. This device is not intended to replace clinical decision-making. ### Contact Details LevLane Lauren Stralo +1 484-747-9692 Company Website

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Best Bitcoin Casino In 2022 Betbeard


Betbeard is the best bitcoin casino in 2022 because of its huge slot selection, fast crypto withdrawals, and amazing live chat. Deposits are accepted in all major cryptocurrencies including bitcoin, bitcoin cash, Litecoin, and Ethereum. All casinos on the list include provably fair games, free spins, and different promotions, so you always have what to play for. The winner in the review, Betbeard bitcoin casino outperformed the other casinos with its amazing customer support, lighting fast withdrawals, and no wager free spins given for every deposit. When it comes to Bitcoin casinos, there are quite a few things that you need to take into account before choosing one. The first and most important thing is, of course, the size of the deposit bonus. A lot of casinos will offer you a match bonus on your first deposit, but some will offer you a reload bonus or even a no deposit bonus. The second thing to focus on is the selection of games on offer. Most Bitcoin casinos will offer you a wide range of slots and table games, but some focus on just one type of game. For example, casinos only offer poker, and some casinos only offer sports betting. The third thing you need to look at is the user interface. Some casinos have a very basic and dated user interface, while others have a very sleek and modern user interface. Finally, you need to take into account the customer support offered by the casino. Some casinos have live chat support, while others only offer email support. List 5 Bitcoin Casinos: 1. Betbeard Bitcoin Casino Betbeard is a top bitcoin casino offering a wide range of slots, table games, and a sportsbook. The casino is licensed by the Curacao Gaming Authority and uses SSL encryption to protect your personal and financial information. Betbeard offers a 100% welcome bonus, the max bet is 2 euros when playing with bonus funds. The casino offers more than 4000 slots, a live casino, and a sportsbook. The live chat is brilliant and always knowledgeable. Betbeard Casino has a wide variety of slots to choose from. Whether you're looking for classic slots, video slots, or progressive jackpot slots, you'll find them all at Betbeard. There are also many different themes to choose from, so you're sure to find a slot that's just right for you. Plus, with new slots being added all the time, you'll never get bored at Betbeard. The most popular slots right now are Starburst, Gonzo's Quest, and Book of Dead. These slots are all highly rated by players and offer an exciting gaming experience. So why not create an account and start playing today? You could be the next big winner! 2. Betheat Crypto Casino Betheat is an amazing online casino operated by Dama Group, the casino is based on the softswiss platform, and has an amazing design and great gameplay. There are 4 welcome bonuses, tons of slots, and even a monthly tournament where the winner gets thousands of dollars in prize funds. The casino is provably fair and uses the latest SSL encryption to protect your personal and financial information. Betheat offers a wide range of slots providers including Netent, Pragmatic, and Belatra. You can also find a good selection of table games and live casinos. The customer support is excellent, with 24/7 live chat and email support. Although crypto-focused, Betheat offers various payment methods including bank cards, Neteller, Astropay, and Skrill like traditional online casinos. 3. Bitstarz Online Casino Bitstarz is a great all-around casino offering an interesting Live casino section with many table games. The casino is licensed in Curacao and offers a 100% welcome bonus plus some nice free spins for new players. Bitstarz is one of the leading crypto casinos worldwide. The casino opened first in 2014 and since then has become the flagship of Softswiss & Dama. N.V. Bitstarz is another provably fair online casino offering exclusive games, fast deposits and withdrawals, and a variety of casino offers for crypto gambling enthusiasts. 4. 1xbit Online Casino 1xbit is a great online casino based on the Betb2b platform offering various slots, table games, and a very strong sportsbook. The casino offers crypto-only deposits, so there is no way to deposit with a Visa, Mastercard, Skrill, or any other payment method. Visually 1xbit looks like 1Xbet and Melbet, as they all share the same platform, their live chat however is on a higher level, and as said earlier they accept only crypto deposits. Although 1xbit doesn't offer fiat currencies, it is one of the best crypto casino sites, offering loads of reload bonuses, progressive jackpots, and live dealer games. 5. mBit Casino mBit casino is a new bitcoin casino offering daily races, with great prizes. If you are competitive and you want to win great casino rewards, then that's the place for you. mBit offers a futuristic design and a great variety of slots, the casinos rated fifth in this analysis but are still a good option for casino lovers. mBit Casino is another provably fair bitcoin casino, offering live casino games, crypto slots, and progressive jackpots. What is the Safest Online Casino for Real Money? The answer to this question is Betbeard. Betbeard is a bitcoin casino that offers a wide range of games, a sleek and modern user interface, and live chat support. In addition, Betbeard offers a 100% match bonus on your first deposit, making it the perfect choice for those looking for the safest online casino for real money. What Bitcoin Casinos Accept USA Players? When it comes to finding the safest online casino for real money, there are a few things you need to take into account. The first thing is the licensing of the casino. A lot of casinos are licensed by the Malta Gaming Authority or the UK Gambling Commission, which ensures that the casino is following all the necessary regulations. The second thing you need to take into account is the security of the casino. Most casinos use SSL encryption to protect your personal and financial information. The third thing you need to take into account is the customer support offered by the casino. Some casinos have live chat support, while others only offer email support. Although some betting sites have no live chat and expect you to contact them via email, the best bitcoin casinos offer 24/7 customer service, thousands of slots and lucrative casino bonuses. How do I Use Bitcoin Online Casino? Bitcoin casinos are becoming more and more popular, as they offer a convenient and secure way to gamble online. However, if you've never used a Bitcoin casino before, you may be wondering how to go about using one. The first thing you need to do is choose a casino that accepts Bitcoin. Many different casinos accept Bitcoin, so make sure to do your research before choosing one. Once you've found a casino that looks good to you, create an account and deposit some funds into it. Once you have funds in your account, you can start playing the slot games on offer. Most Bitcoin casinos will offer a wide range of slots and table games, so you should be able to find something that you enjoy playing. If you're not sure how to play a particular game, most casinos will offer tutorials or demo versions that you can try out. When you're ready to withdraw your winnings, simply request a withdrawal from the casino and they will send the funds to your Bitcoin wallet. Withdrawals can sometimes take a few hours to process, but once they're complete, you'll be able to spend your winnings however you like. Are Bitcoin Games Fair? When it comes to online gambling, fairness is always a major concern for players. Thankfully, Bitcoin casinos use a technology called provably fair to ensure that all their games are completely fair. Provably fair is a system that allows players to verify the fairness of each game they play. This is done by using cryptographic algorithms to generate a random number for each game. This number can then be checked against the casino's server to ensure that it hasn't been tampered with. This system provides complete transparency and assurance that the games being played are fair. So, if you're wondering whether Bitcoin games are fair, the answer is a resounding yes! Are Bitcoin Casinos Legal? This is a question that doesn't have a straightforward answer, as the legality of Bitcoin casinos depends on your country of residence. In some countries, such as the UK, Malta, and the USA, online gambling is perfectly legal and regulated. However, in other countries, such as the UAE, online gambling is not currently legal. That being said, even in countries where online gambling is not currently legal, there are no laws specifically prohibiting the use of Bitcoin casinos. So, while the legality of Bitcoin casinos is a bit of a grey area, it's generally safe to say that they are legal in most countries. Do I have to Pay Tax on My Winnings? Again, this is a question that depends on your country of residence. In some countries, such as the UK, all gambling winnings are tax-free. However, in other countries, such as the USA, you may be required to pay taxes on your winnings. It's always a good idea to check with your local tax authority to find out what the rules are in your country. That way, you can be sure that you're paying any taxes that may be due on your winnings. How do you Gamble with Bitcoins? Gambling with Bitcoins is just like gambling with any other currency. All you need to do is find a casino that accepts Bitcoin and create an account. Then, you can deposit some funds into your account and start playing crypto casino games. When you're ready to withdraw your winnings, simply request a withdrawal from the casino and they will send the funds to your Bitcoin wallet. Withdrawals can sometimes take a few hours to process, but once they're complete, you'll be able to spend your winnings however you like. Cryptocurrency casinos and trusted bitcoin casinos strive to pay winnings as fast as possible to retain their customers longer. Are there any Legit Crypto Casinos? Yes, there are plenty of legit crypto casinos out there. However, as with any online casino, it's important to do your research before choosing one. Make sure to read reviews from other players and check out the casino's licensing and security measures. Once you've found a casino that looks good to you, create an account and deposit some funds. Then, you can start playing the casino's games and enjoying yourself. If you have any questions, most casinos will have customer support teams that you can contact for assistance. What are Blockchain Casinos? Blockchain casinos are online casinos that use blockchain technology to provide a fair and secure gaming environment. Blockchain is a distributed database that allows for transparent and secure data storage. This means that all the data stored on the blockchain is publicly available and cannot be tampered with. This makes blockchain an ideal platform for online gambling, as it provides a fair and transparent environment for all players. There are many blockchain casinos out there, offering a wide variety of games to choose from. Do Crypto Casinos Offer Welcome Bonuses? Yes, crypto casinos do offer welcome bonuses. These bonuses are typically given as a percentage of your first deposit, and they can give you a nice boost to start your gaming experience. However, it's important to read the terms and conditions of any bonus before claiming it, as some bonuses may have wagering requirements or other restrictions. What is the Best Crypto Wallet for Gambling? The best crypto wallet for gambling is the one that meets your needs and preferences. There are many different wallets out there, so take some time to research and find the one that's right for you. Some things you may want to consider are the security features, ease of use, and whether or not the wallet supports your country of residence. Once you've found a wallet that looks good to you, create an account and deposit some funds. Then, you can start playing the casino's games and enjoying yourself. Then to deposit in a casino you need to click the button Send and choose bitcoin, from there you need to scan the QR code on the casino deposit page. Withdrawals are fast as well, a typical bitcoin transaction takes around 14 minutes, while an average USDt transaction will be fulfilled in 2 minutes. Many bitcoin casinos use Provably Fair technology, which allows you to verify each roll result and make sure the casino is not cheating you. What are the Best Crypto Slots? The best crypto slots are the ones that offer a fair and secure gaming environment. Blockchain casinos are a great option, as they use blockchain technology to provide a fair and transparent environment for all players. Netent, Microgaming, and Belatra all offer amazing crypto slots. There are other slot providers such as Booming Games, Habanero, iSoftBet, and many others. It all comes down to what you're looking for in a slot game. Africa Gold 2 by Belatra is one of the most loved bitcoin slots as it has an African theme, high RTP, and huge potential wins. Another great option is the Aztec Magic Deluxe by BGaming which can be played in almost every online casino. This slot has an Aztec theme and offers a max win of 9,000x your stake. Netent offers Gonzo's Quest for bitcoin players with an RTP of 96.0% and a max win of 5,000x your stake. Top crypto casinos have exclusive games just for them, for example, Bitstarz has dedicated slots that are available only for its site. The Bitcoin gambling industry is developing rapidly and there is a rapid number of software providers offering all sorts of crypto gambling products. Crypto Casino vs. Regular Casino? The main difference between a crypto casino and a regular casino is that a crypto casino uses cryptocurrency as its primary method of payment. This means that all deposits and withdrawals are made in cryptocurrency. Bitcoin is the most commonly accepted cryptocurrency, but there are a few casinos that also accept Ethereum, Litecoin, and other altcoins. In addition to using cryptocurrency, crypto casinos also tend to have lower fees, higher levels of security, and faster transaction times. This makes them a great option for those looking for a more efficient and secure gambling experience. Another difference is that crypto casinos often offer welcome bonuses and other promotions such as free spins that regular casinos don't always offer. This is because they're trying to attract new players and keep them coming back. Best bitcoin casinos even offer weekly cashback based on your losses, which will extend your online bitcoin gambling experience. Finally, crypto casinos tend to have a wider variety of games than regular casinos. This is because they're not limited by the same regulations and restrictions that regular casinos have. So, if you're looking for a more diverse gaming experience, a crypto casino is the way to go. Free Gambling Addiction Resources If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, there are many resources available to help. Here are just a few: Gamblers Anonymous: Gamblers Anonymous is a 12-step program for people who have a gambling problem. The program includes meetings and support groups that can help you stop gambling. National Council on Problem Gambling: The National Council on Problem Gambling is a non-profit organization that offers resources and support for problem gamblers. Top bitcoin casinos offer assistance, and the gambling industry is supporting problem gamblers by encouraging them to use software providers that will ban them from bitcoin casino gambling. These are just a few of the many resources available to help those with a gambling problem. If you or someone you know needs help, don't hesitate to reach out for assistance. Bitcoin Gambling Industry Overview The Bitcoin gambling industry is growing rapidly. In just a few short years, it has gone from a niche market to a multi-billion dollar industry. This rapid growth is due to several factors, including the rise in popularity of Bitcoin, the increasing legalization of online gambling, and the advent of Bitcoin casinos. Bitcoin casinos are a relatively new phenomenon, and they have quickly become one of the most popular types of online casinos. This is because they offer several advantages over traditional online casinos such as security, a greater number of slot games, and more relaxed rules for players. Betbeard is a great bitcoin casino, striving to satisfy its players by offering thousands of slot games, and massive bonuses. Bitcoin casinos are a great way to have fun, but you must remember to play responsibly. You are responsible for following local jurisdictions and gambling laws. Before playing in a bitcoin casino, ensure that you have the right to gamble from your country. Bitcoin casinos are recently growing in popularity as they offer greater privacy, unique slot games not available for FIAT currencies and provenly fair games. Contact Details Betbeard Michael +44 7828 710102 Company Website

July 05, 2022 09:06 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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ReadyWise Sponsored Race Car Driver, Gray Leadbetter, Makes Historic Win for Women in Racing

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17-year-old Gray Leadbetter continues her path to victory. Her most recent accomplishment is putting her name in the history books as the first woman to win a Champion Off-Road Pro race! Leadbetter is committed to an entire season in her ReadyWise-sponsored sprint car with Marc Dailey Racing to compete in over 20 sprint car races this year. ReadyWise is a rapidly growing food brand offering ready-to-eat meals and snacking solutions that serve the preparedness, outdoors, and everyday end markets. "Finding good, nutritious food at a racetrack used to be a big problem. ReadyWise has changed all that," says Leadbetter. "Now, we have to boil water, and we've got great hot meals – anytime we need them. Racing fans tend to be big outdoor enthusiasts: hunting, fishing, hiking, camping, all kinds of activities that are a perfect fit for ReadyWise and Simple Kitchen." Watch out for Leadbetter as she takes over the racing world, showcasing the ReadyWise Emergency and Simple Kitchen Everyday Snacks line. ReadyWise's Emergency category offers freeze-dried and dehydrated meals with up to 25-year shelf life. Emergency preparedness is more important than ever as we face more extreme weather events, global conflicts, food shortages, and rising inflation. If you have been thinking about preparing for peace of mind, but haven't started your preparedness journey yet, then now is the time. ReadyWise is helping people get stocked up this 4th of July weekend. If you are looking for simple solutions for meals and snacks, look no further. ReadyWise's Simple Kitchen brand is all the rage. Leadbetter shares these delicious and healthy snacks with her friends on the track during those long training and competition days. Their line of freeze-dried and dehydrated snacks and everyday meals features organic and conventional freeze-dried fruit, seasoned veggies, guilt-free sweet treats, and yummy soups. Leadbetter's favorite Simple Kitchen snack is our freeze-dried strawberry and bananas. The Simple Kitchen category is excellent for everyday healthy snacking, and there's no need to worry about expiration dates with up to 3-year shelf life. Make sure to follow ReadyWise and Leadbetter on the socials below to follow her journey and look out for special discount code promotions for her followers and fans! Leadbetter also works with the National Pediatric Cancer Foundation to help end childhood cancer. You can join her in supporting them by donating at the website below. If you are interested in learning more about ReadyWise products or have any questions, call their friendly product specialists at 800-820-1329 or visit their website at To donate: Follow Gray at: Click here to follow Gray on Instagram Click here to follow ReadyWise on Instagram Click here to follow ReadyWise on TikTok Contact Details Tim Lawlor +1 801-383-1356

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