China’s Cyber Censorship Figures Receive email alerts ChinaAsia – Pacific to go further RSF_en China yesterday published a white paper on the Internet, repeating the need for online censorship in the name of “respect for local laws” and “maintaining stability”, while several netizens now in prison or recently released are in a critical state of health.The release of the policy document on the Internet, published by the information bureau of the Chinese Council of State, also coincides with the news that blogger Tan Zuoren has just had his jail sentence upheld on appeal.“This white paper should have been the occasion for the Chinese authorities to rethink their current policy towards the Web”, Reporters Without Borders said. “But instead it simply adds to the usual rhetoric of the leadership in Beijing. It is no surprise, when you look at the growing repression of online news in the last few months.”“While the desire expressed to further develop the Chinese people’s access to the Internet is commendable, it is regrettable that this does not mean access to World Wide Web, but to the Chinese Web, complete with its sophisticated filtering system that blocks political, social or other news that the authorities deem undesirable”, the worldwide press freedom organisation said.“We urge the international community to bring this problem of net censorship before the World Trade Organisation, since it constitutes an obstacle to financial exchanges”.Net censorship has immediate human consequences. China remains the world’s largest prison for journalists, bloggers and Internet-users. More than one hundred are still being held, some of them suffering serious health problems.Reporters Without Borders also calls for the immediate release on humanitarian grounds of human rights activist Hu Jia and online journalist Yang Tianshui. Hu is seriously ill. He has recently been hospitalised and his family fear that he has liver cancer. Yang has tuberculosis and is suffering from severe arthritis, chronic kidney failure and high blood pressure. Both their lives are in danger. The organisation is dismayed at the plight of cyber-dissident Zhang Jianhong, better known under the pseudonym Li Hong, who has just been freed from jail but in an appalling state of health. He is suffering from very advanced muscular dystrophy, since for months he did not receive the treatment needed to slow the progression of the illness. He is now in intensive care and on a ventilator. He was arrested in 2006 for writing an article headlined “Olympicgate” and was jailed for six years in 2007 for “inciting subversion” and finally released on 5 June 2010. His wife, Dong Min, said he has since been treated at the number 2 hospital in Ningbo, his home town, but the cost of his medication is exorbitant, at 2,500-3,000 yuans a day (366 to 440 US dollars). Reporters Without Borders considers the Chinese authorities to be directly responsible for the worsening health of Zhang Jianhong and urges them to foot his entire medical bill. Elsewhere, the Sichuan provincial appeal court today upheld the five-year prison sentence handed down in the lower court against blogger and environmental campaigner Tan Zuoren for “inciting subversion of state power” and to three years deprivation of his political rights. He was arrested in March 2008 after urging Chinese netizens to come to Sichuan to document the plight of families hit by the earthquake. His lawyer today told Agence France-Presse that “the trial only lasted 12 minutes” and that he had the right to a further appeal. Reporters Without Borders condemns this travesty of justice and calls for charges to be dropped against Tan Zuoren and for his immediate release. “Instead of attacking this activist who only wanted justice, the authorities should focus on the responsibility of local officials for the collapse of schools costing the lives of 5,000 Children,” it said. News Organisation News June 10, 2010 – Updated on January 20, 2016 As China justifies online censorship, the health of jailed netizens deteriorates Democracies need “reciprocity mechanism” to combat propaganda by authoritarian regimes China: Political commentator sentenced to eight months in prison April 27, 2021 Find out more June 2, 2021 Find out more Follow the news on China News News March 12, 2021 Find out more ChinaAsia – Pacific Help by sharing this information
Category: tmmswymppfqmnruh Pasadena Resident Becomes Finalist in the Eggland’s Best “Your Best Recipe” Contest
Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Recipes Pasadena Resident Becomes Finalist in the Eggland’s Best “Your Best Recipe” Contest From STAFF REPORTS Published on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 | 6:33 pm Top of the News 24 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Make a comment Business News First Heatwave Expected Next Week EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS HerbeautyTop 9 Predicted Haircut Trends Of 2020HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyNerdy Movie Kids Who Look Unrecognizable TodayHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyNutritional Strategies To Ease AnxietyHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyShort On Time? 10-Minute Workouts Are Just What You NeedHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Celebrity Body Parts Insured For Ridiculous AmountsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Questions To Start Conversation Way Better Than ‘How U Doing?’HerbeautyHerbeauty Name (required) Mail (required) (not be published) Website Subscribe More Cool Stuff Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Community News Community News Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Lidia Haddadian of Pasadena, â€œGrand Prize winnerâ€ and â€œAppetizer category winner.â€The results are in and Egglandâ€™s Best is excited to announce the Grand Prize Winner in the 2014 Egglandâ€™s Best â€œYour Best Recipeâ€ Contest! Lidia Haddadian of Pasadena has claimed the â€œGrand Prize winnerâ€ and â€œAppetizer category winnerâ€ titles with her â€œSouthwestern Tostada Bitesâ€ recipe submission. Along with her new deserved titles, Lidia will be taking home a total of $11,000 and a yearâ€™s supply of Egglandâ€™s Best eggs.â€œI am thrilled and proud to have won the Egglandâ€™s Best ‘Your Best Recipe’ Contest with my egg dish! Winning the Grand Prize from a food company that I love is such an honor. I have used Egglandâ€™s Best eggs for years and I love their great taste and nutrition,â€ said Lidia Haddadian. â€œWhether serving it for brunch, as an appetizer or as a snack, my ‘Southwestern Tostada Bites’ are a family favorite and I am happy to share the recipe with all of EBâ€™s fans!â€Egglandâ€™s Best has also announced winners in the Breakfast, Main Course, and Dessert categories. They are:â€¢Breakfast Category Winner- Patricia Powell of Wooster, OH for her Poached Eggs with Serrano Ham and Garlic Braised Asparagusâ€¢Main Course Category Winner- Pamela Lloyd of Wichita, KS for her Sunshine Potatoesâ€¢Dessert Category Winner- Julie Merriman of Seattle, WA for her Flourless Chocolate Sâ€™mores Cakeâ€œThese winning recipes are delicious, and really highlight Egglandâ€™s Bestâ€™s better taste and nutrition compared to ordinary eggs,â€ said Donna Pochoday-Stelmach, the first winner of the Egglandâ€™s Best â€œYour Best Recipeâ€ Contest. â€œThe variety of dishes from the winning recipes really showcases how versatile Egglandâ€™s Best eggs can be and how they can be used in all types of meals.â€Category Finalists were judged by a panel of culinary experts on a variety of criteria including taste, creativity and visual appeal. Each of the category winners will be awarded a $1,000 cash prize.New to this yearâ€™s contest were the â€œKid-friendlyâ€ and â€œFan Favoriteâ€ Awards. The â€œKid-friendlyâ€ Award was given to the recipe that allows kids to easily and safely assist their parents in the kitchen, and the â€œFan Favoriteâ€ Award was chosen based on consumersâ€™ votes on the Egglandâ€™s Best website.Winners of the â€œKid-friendlyâ€ and â€œFan Favoriteâ€ Awards are:â€¢ â€œKid-friendlyâ€ Award Winner- Michele Kusma of Columbus, OH for her Dutch Apple and Honey Noodle Kugelâ€¢ â€œFan Favoriteâ€ Award Winner- Najwa Fakhouri of Troy, MI for her Lamb and Tomato SautÃ©â€œWe would like to thank all the at-home chefs who took the time to enter the 2014 Egglandâ€™s Best â€˜Your Best Recipeâ€™ Contest and congratulate the winners,â€ said Charlie Lanktree, President and CEO of Egglandâ€™s Best. â€œThe winning recipes truly highlighted the great taste and health benefits of Egglandâ€™s Best eggs and we are excited to celebrate these recipes.â€Select recipes from the 2014 â€œYour Best Recipeâ€ Contest will be featured in a limited edition e-cookbook, available December 2014. In the meantime, the winning recipes can be found at www.EgglandsBest.com/yourbestrecipe.About Egglandâ€™s Best EggsEgglandâ€™s Best (EB) is the No. 1 branded egg in the U.S. and is an excellent source of B2, B5 and Riboflavin. EB eggs have four times the Vitamin D, more than double the Omega-3, 10 times the Vitamin E and 25 percent less saturated fat than ordinary eggs. EB eggs also contain only 60 calories and stay fresher longer than ordinary eggs.The distinctive â€œEBâ€ stamp on the shell, assures consumers and food service customers that the eggs meet the highest production standards. Egglandâ€™s Best has also been awarded Product of the Year in the egg category by Product of the Year USA. Egglandâ€™s Best hens are fed a strictly controlled, high-quality, all-vegetarian diet, which results in a better tasting, more nutritious and fresher egg. EB eggs are available in medium, large, extra-large, jumbo, cage-free, organic, hard-cooked and peeled, liquid egg whites, and are certified as Kosher. For more information, visit www.egglandsbest.com. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena
Category: tmmswymppfqmnruh Pets of the Week at the Pasadena Humane Society
HerbeautyYou’ll Want To Get Married Twice Or Even More Just To Put Them OnHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyA Mental Health Chatbot Which Helps People With DepressionHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty11 Ayurveda Heath Secrets From Ancient IndiaHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyAmazing Sparks Of On-Screen Chemistry From The 90-sHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty8 Easy Exotic Meals Anyone Can MakeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyWant To Seriously Cut On Sugar? You Need To Know A Few TricksHerbeautyHerbeauty Business News Community News Pets of the Week at the Pasadena Humane Society From STAFF REPORTS Published on Monday, February 13, 2017 | 2:44 pm faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Donald CommunityPCC- COMMUNITYVirtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Here are the Pets of the Week available for adoption at the Pasadena Humane Society this week: Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Subscribe Make a comment Community News Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Hiro (A412002) is an 11-year-old, neutered male, cameo tabby cat looking for a new home after his owner was no longer able to take care of him. This friendly guy loves people. He adores head rubs and snuggling. He is easy to pick up and enjoys sitting on your lap while you lavish him with love and affection. Hiro has had a hard time adjusting to the shelter environment, losing his appetite and some weight after arriving. Hiro has begun eating more regularly, but we would love to find him a forever home where he can be comfortable as quickly as possible.The adoption fee for cats is $70, which includes the spay or neuter surgery, microchip, and vaccinations. Hiro qualifies for our Seniors for Seniors program, so his adoption fee is just $20 for adopters age 60 and up.New adopters will receive a complimentary health-and-wellness exam from VCA Animal Hospitals, as well as a goody bag filled with information about how to care for your pet.Call the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA at (626) 792-7151 to ask about A412002, or visit at 361 S. Raymond Ave. in Pasadena. Adoption hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.Pets may not be available for adoption and cannot be held for potential adopters by phone calls or email. Directions and photos of all pets can be found at pasadenahumane.org. Top of the News Are you looking for a fun-loving jogging buddy? Meet Punter (A412184), a 1-year-old, neutered male, lab mix with loads of energy. This friendly boy loves treats and he’ll show you his “sit” and “down” commands if you give him a tasty morsel. Punter is still working on his puppy manners and would love a home where he can continue learning basic obedience.The adoption fee for dogs is $125, which includes the spay or neuter surgery, microchip, and vaccinations.New adopters will receive a complimentary health-and-wellness exam from VCA Animal Hospitals, as well as a goody bag filled with information about how to care for your pet.Call the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA at (626) 792-7151 to ask about A411530, or visit at 361 S. Raymond Ave. in Pasadena. Adoption hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.Pets may not be available for adoption and cannot be held for potential adopters by phone calls or email. Directions and photos of all pets can be found at pasadenahumane.org. More Cool Stuff First Heatwave Expected Next Week 0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Name (required) Mail (required) (not be published) Website Community News Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena
Category: tmmswymppfqmnruh BBR Virtual Summit Announces Additional Partners Committed to Driving Change in Beauty and Entertainment
Local NewsBusiness Twitter WhatsApp Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Facebook Previous articleInogen Announces Fourth Quarter 2020 Financial ResultsNext articleOAT022521_ECRWLuncheon_05 Digital AIM Web Support NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb 24, 2021– The upcoming BBR Virtual Summit, hosted by Black Beauty Roster (BBR) and powered by Bonnti, has announced 11 additional partners to their lineup of organizations and companies driving change for people of color. This first-of-its-kind digital summit will bring together beauty pros and Hollywood insiders to learn, discuss, and advocate for a much-needed shift in representation in the entertainment and beauty industries. BBR is proud to welcome its new partners, alongside existing sponsors, L’Oréal Paris and SHOWTIME, who represent a cross-section of stakeholders needed to increase representation in Hollywood. “The BBR Virtual Summit is, at its core, about uplifting people of color in beauty and entertainment and driving large-scale change. We are so excited to partner with organizations that continue to progress the work we are doing through initiatives like TRESemmé’s Future Stylist Fund and Color of Change’s #ChangeHollywood Diversity initiative,” said Maude Okrah, co-founder of Black Beauty Roster and Bonnti. In September 2020, TRESemmé launched the inaugural TRESemmé Future Stylists Fund, an annual $100,000 scholarship program created to help Black women interested in becoming licensed hair professionals offset the cost of tuition for an accredited cosmetology school of their choosing. “Black women are underrepresented in women’s initiatives and receive fewer tools, resources, and support to advance their professional ambitions. There is more to be done, but the Future Stylists Fund is one way that TRESemmé can provide a long-term solution that specifically supports Black women,” said Esi Eggleston Bracey, EVP and COO, Beauty and Personal Care at Unilever NA. The BBR Virtual Summit will take place on Sunday, February 28 from 12pm EST to 8pm EST. In addition to showstoppers like Gabrielle Union, Kim Kimble, and L’Oréal Paris US Makeup Artist and Creative Director, Sir John, BBR is excited to announce additional guest speakers including actress Monique Coleman, journalist Jemele Hill, celebrity natural hairstylist Felicia Leatherwood, and a special guest appearance from model Tyra Banks. Attendees can look forward to engaging and informative panels and breakout sessions, as well as networking opportunities and a virtual happy hour sponsored by Indoggo Gin by Snoop Dogg. To register for the BBR Virtual Summit please visit: blackbeautyroster.com. View source version on businesswire.com:https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210224005641/en/ CONTACT: Media Contact [email protected] KEYWORD: NEW YORK UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA INDUSTRY KEYWORD: ENTERTAINMENT PHILANTHROPY LUXURY TRAINING CONSUMER FASHION OTHER ENTERTAINMENT COSMETICS EDUCATION FOUNDATION RETAIL OTHER CONSUMER WOMEN SOURCE: Bonnti Copyright Business Wire 2021. PUB: 02/24/2021 09:30 AM/DISC: 02/24/2021 09:31 AM http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210224005641/en Facebook TAGS Pinterest By Digital AIM Web Support – April 6, 2021 BBR Virtual Summit Announces Additional Partners Committed to Driving Change in Beauty and Entertainment
Category: tmmswymppfqmnruh Homeowner Remodeling Trends At a Glance
Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Print This Post Homeowner Remodeling Trends At a Glance Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Sign up for DS News Daily in Daily Dose, Featured, Investment, News Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Previous: CFPB Tackles Mortgage Debt Collection Issues Next: The Industry Pulse: Updates on Roundpoint, CoreLogic, and More The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago March 21, 2019 2,463 Views Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Related Articles About Author: Seth Welborn Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago Subscribe Share 1Save Home / Daily Dose / Homeowner Remodeling Trends At a Glance Homeowners Inventory remodeling Repairs Trulia 2019-03-21 Seth Welborn The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Instead of buying, more and more homeowners are looking to remodel, according to Trulia. A Trulia poll of over 1,300 homeowners revealed that 90 percent of homeowners plan to remodel their home at some point, an increase from last year’s 84 percent.Many of these homeowners are not looking to remodel with a future sale in mind, but instead are remodeling for themselves. While 68 percent of homeowners plan who plan to sell their homes also plan to remodel in that time, just 17 percent of homeowners who are planning to remodel in the next two years also plan to sell their home in that time.Despite the willingness of homeowners to remodel, most don’t have any plans to remodel in the short term. Just 39 percent of homeowners polled stated interest in remodeling their home within the next 12 months.Younger homeowners, aged between 18 and 34 are more likely to renovate than older homeowners, according to the poll. Trulia found that 92 percent of these younger homeowners are considering renovating or remodeling, compared to 81 percent of homeowners 65 and over. Trulia notes that with millennial homeownership constantly increasing, we will likely see an uptick in remodeling.Homeowners considering remodeling projects are most likely to focus on rooms such as the kitchen and bathroom. The kitchen is the most likely to be remodeled area of the house, with 50 percent of homeowners stating interest in remodeling their own kitchen. The bathroom falls close behind, with 45 percent of homeowners planning to remodel this room. Another 28 percent of homeowners want to remodel the bedroom while 27 percent want to remodel the living room.For all these remodeling projects, homeowners don’t want to spend too much. Around 47 percent say they would like to spend below $5,000, while just approximately 20 percent are willing to spend over $10,000. Trulia notes the low cost of many renovation efforts, such as new paint.Find more data from Trulia’s remodeling survey here.here. Tagged with: Homeowners Inventory remodeling Repairs Trulia Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Seth Welborn is a Reporter for DS News and MReport. A graduate of Harding University, he has covered numerous topics across the real estate and default servicing industries. Additionally, he has written B2B marketing copy for Dallas-based companies such as AT&T. An East Texas Native, he also works part-time as a photographer.
Category: tmmswymppfqmnruh Indonesian submarine KRI Nagapasa arrives from South Korea
The Indonesian Navy welcomed its first South Korean-built built Type 209/1400 submarine KRI Nagapasa at its naval base in Surabaya on August 28.Nagapasa arrived to Indonesia from South Korea where it was built by Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) as the country’s first export submarine.The formal delivery ceremony took place on August 2 in South Korea.The submarine is the first of three units in its class built under a US$1,1 billion contract signed between DSME and Indonesian defense ministry in 2011. The first two vessels will be built in South Korea while the last vessel will be built by the Indonesian state-owned shipbuilder PT PAL in Surabaya, Indonesia, under a technology transfer program.Indonesia already operates two smaller Type 209 submarines, Type 209/1300 KRI Cakra and KRI Nanggala, built by German Howaldtswerke-Deutsche Werft over 30 years ago.The more modern Nagapasa-class submarines are 61 meters long, displace 1,400 tonnes and are operated by a crew of 40 sailors. The vessel has an operating range of approximately 10,000 nautical miles and reaches a speed of 21 knots while submerged. Indonesia’s first Type 209/1400 submarine KRI Nagapasa arrives from South Korea Share this article View post tag: DSME View post tag: KRI Nagapasa View post tag: Type 209/1400 View post tag: Indonesian Navy Back to overview,Home naval-today Indonesia’s first Type 209/1400 submarine KRI Nagapasa arrives from South Korea August 29, 2017 Authorities
Category: tmmswymppfqmnruh Adjunct Instructor, College of Arts and Sciences
Position SummaryThe University at Buffalo (UB) offers a variety of part-timeadjunct instructor opportunities in the College of Arts andSciences. We seek individuals who can understand and contribute tothe College’s and University’s mission and vision. Assignmentsinclude seated or on-line courses in a discipline ofexpertise.Essential Functions:• Demonstrate appropriate knowledge of subject.• Provide students with appropriate learning materials andexpertise in assigned subject(s).• Use University and department learning systems (example, UBLearns) and adhere to good instructional practices (example,published syllabi and holding office hours).• Evaluate students’ performance and provide effective feedback toguide student learning and success.• Responsible for contributing to and maintaining an inclusive andcollaborative environment.The College of Arts and Sciences (College) is the largest academicunit at UB and comprises 28 departments, 16 programs, 23 centers& institutes, 2 galleries & the Center for the Arts. It ishome to 1/3 of UB’s full-time faculty, 84% of undergraduates &more than 20% of graduate/professional students. Learn more aboutthe departments and programs within the College of Arts andSciences here: http://arts-sciences.buffalo.edu/academics/departments-programs.html The University at Buffalo is a diverse, inclusive scholarlycommunity dedicated to bringing the benefits of its research,scholarship and creative activity, and educational excellence toglobal and local communities in ways that impact and positivelychange the world. We view the three traditional pillars of thepublic higher education mission—research, education, and service—asinterdependent endeavors that continually enrich and inform eachother. Groundbreaking research, transformative educationalexperiences, and deeply engaged service to its communities definethe University at Buffalo’s mission as a premier,research-intensive public university.This is a pooled posting, and positions are filled on an asneeded basis.University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunityemployer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to applyincluding veterans and individuals with disabilities.Minimum QualificationsTerminal degree in the relevant discipline/field. ABD, Master’sdegree, professional certification, or equivalency will beconsidered. Extensive professional or specialized teachingexperience may be substituted for degree.Applicant must be currently authorized to work in the UnitedStates.Preferred QualificationsPost-secondary teaching experience.For more information, click the “How to Apply” button.
Category: tmmswymppfqmnruh My Career
What is your job and what are your main responsibilities?I’m the commercial controller at Irwin’s Bakery in Northern Ireland, heading up marketing and new product development.Our core business is dedicated to a range of brands, such as the Rankin Selection of speciality breads, which are on sale across Ireland and GB, and plant bread brands in Ireland, such as Irwin’s and Nutty Krust batch baked bread. We also have a hand-crafted cakes business called Howell House.It’s my job to oversee brand development across the business, as well as NPD and product improvements.What other experience do you have in the baking industry?I’ve been at Irwin’s for nine years now. Before that, I worked for companies including Kerry Foods and Mr Kipling, primarily in sales and marketing roles.How does working at Irwin’s differ to previous roles?Irwin’s is a relatively small company and we are up against big brands such as Hovis and Kingsmill in Northern Ireland.Our advantage is that, because we’re a local company, we can develop products that are specifically suited to the market. We can regionalise products, while other brands have a bigger market to look at.For example, there are high cases of osteoporosis and calcium deficiency in Northern Ireland, so our bread is fortified with calcium and folic acid. We also developed low-salt bread long before any of the current targets were introduced.What are the most important aspects of your role?I have to bring the technical and marketing sides of the business together. It’s about working out how to communicate the great ideas and products we have to consumers.As part of the senior management team, an important part of my job is stepping back from the day-to-day work to look at long-term direction and wider trends.Where do you get your inspiration?Innovation is often about making life easier for people, whether that’s resealable packs or using less salt. A good way of doing this is by looking at other sectors of the retail industry for ideas. I always like to walk around a supermarket as a consumer, looking at anything from washing powder to cheese. It’s not just about what your competitors are doing.
Category: tmmswymppfqmnruh Honeytop Speciality Foods, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Machinery: two lines, each utilising four FlexPicker IRB 360 robots for the picking and stacking of pancakesWhy installed: to improve productivity and hygienic conditions for the production of pancakesHow it came about: recognising the need to improve productivity, the food specialist approached ABB’s channel partner RG Luma – suppliers of industrial automation, special purpose machines and robotic integration – to lend its expertiseWhat it does: speeds up the production line, increasing productivity and reducing labour costsTech spec: the four FlexPicker robots are capable of handling 110 picks per minute to ensure all pancakes are picked and stacked quickly and precisely. The robots are also connected, via conveyor belts, to a standalone, automated hot plate production line that produces large quantities of batter-based productsProblems solved: Turnaround time has been dramatically reduced between products and as a result it can meet its customer’s tight deadlines without delay. The robots have already enabled the firm to absorb a number of overheadsSupplied by: RG LumaTelephone: 01905 753700Website: www.rglumagroup.co.uk
Category: tmmswymppfqmnruh Elkhart City Council passes resolution for municipal IDs
Previous articleCrash in Niles injures four, one with potentially life-threatening injuriesNext articleBethel University’s third annual Give Back Gala set for July 17 Brooklyne Beatty Pinterest Twitter Google+ Elkhart City Council passes resolution for municipal IDs WhatsApp Facebook Pinterest (Photo supplied/City of Elkhart) A new identification card option will soon be available to Elkhart residents.During Monday’s Elkhart City Council meeting, the Council unanimously passed a resolution to create a municipal ID. The City ID, called PRIDE (Proud Resident ID for Elkhart), allows the cardholder to show who they are and where they live.The ID can be used in multiple situations, such as when parents attend events at their children’s school, when residents interact with law enforcement as a victim or a witness to a crime, or to present as a means of identification to healthcare professionals.The Council voted 9-0 in favor of the IDs, making Elkhart the fourth city in Indiana to have a municipal ID program. Elkhart joins South Bend, Goshen and Plymouth. TAGSapprovedElkhartElkhart City Councilididentification cardIndianamunicipalPRIDEProud Resident ID for Elkhartresolutionvote Twitter Facebook Google+ IndianaLocalNews WhatsApp By Brooklyne Beatty – June 17, 2020 7 890