Trade Show, Conference and Event Updates as of March 30, 2020

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#COVID19–The following are updates to trade shows, conferences and events impacted by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. April 5 – 9   April 9 IEEE World Forum on the Internet of Things 2020   IoT Day Slam 2020 Canceled   Virtual event. https://wfiot2020.iot.ieee.org/   http://iotslam.com/     April 10 – 19   April […]

Alcoa Schedules First Quarter 2020 Earnings Release and Conference Call

PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Alcoa Corporation, a global leader in bauxite, alumina, and aluminum products, plans to announce its first quarter 2020 financial results on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. The press release with financial results, and a related presentation, will be available on the “Investors” section of […]

RumbleOn Announces Fiscal 2019 Operating Results

Provides Business Update and withdraws Prior 2020 Financial Guidance DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–RumbleOn, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBL), the e-commerce company using innovative technology to simplify how dealers and consumers buy, sell, trade or finance pre-owned vehicles, today announced operating results for the year ended December 31, 2019. The Company also provided a business update in response to the impact […]

General Motors Recognized as Top Manufacturer in Automotive Loyalty by IHS Markit

24th annual Automotive Loyalty Awards recognize auto manufacturers and brands for leadership in loyalty SOUTHFIELD, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#VIO–IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO) today announced the results of its annual Automotive Loyalty Awards program, which recognizes OEMs and brands for their leadership in customer retention. General Motors Corporation retained its position as the leader in automotive manufacturer loyalty. […]

Cree’s New 650V MOSFETs Offer Industry-leading Efficiency to Enable the Next Generation of Electric Vehicles, Data Centers and Solar Innovations

Wolfspeed technology harnesses silicon carbide’s superior performance for broader range of industrial power applications DURHAM, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cree (Nasdaq: CREE), the global leader in silicon carbide technology, today announced the expansion of its product portfolio with the release of the Wolfspeed® 650V silicon carbide MOSFETs, delivering a wider range of industrial applications and enabling the next […]

Idelic Integrates FMCSA BASICs, Reducing Crashes Through Data Visualization

PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Idelic, a leader in trucking and transportation safety solutions, announced its incorporation of FMCSA BASICs data standard to all customers into their driver management platform, the Idelic Safety Suite. Through this integration, Idelic customers can now access extensive information about their fleet’s BASICs percentiles as soon as they’re released by the FMCSA. This […]

Carvana Co. Announces Registered Direct Offering of $600 Million

PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Carvana Co. (NYSE: CVNA), a leading e-commerce platform for buying and selling used cars, today announced the pricing of a registered direct offering of 13.3 million shares of Class A Common Stock (“Common Stock”) to certain existing investors. Each share of Common Stock is being sold for a purchase price of $45.00, resulting in […]

Gathering a Gameplan: Simplicity Car Care offers tips for surviving the slowdowns

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— Simplicity Car Care hosted a COVID-19 Navigation webinar last week, featuring tips on forming a “solid gameplan” amid the pandemic. Simplicity’s presentation outlined some implications of the pandemic⁠—including loss of business, appointment cancellations, reduced access to parts and staff layoffs⁠—as well as how businesses can navigate these challenges. Domenic Ieraci, president of […]

Springing for Cleaning: SGI to pay for half-hour vehicle disinfection during crisis

Toronto, Ontario — March 30, 2020 — Saskatchewan Government Insurance is being hailed by members of the collision industry for embracing a new policy that will reimburse repairers for time spent disinfecting vehicles during the Coronavirus outbreak. According to the Saskatchewan Association of Automotive Repairers, the public insurer has agreed to allow shops two quarter-hours […]