About Author : Pankaj Singh

Pankaj Singh

Pankaj Singh Develops content for Market Size Forecasters, Algosonline, and a couple of other platforms. A Post Graduate in Management by qualification, he worked as an underwriter in the UK insurance domain before deciding to switch his field of profession. With experience in technical and niche writing, he was encouraged to opt for a career in content writing and now pens down articles pertaining to market research, industry news and business trends.



Contribution by Pankaj Singh

PCS Software adds new contactless features to expand TMS platform

With this addition, it is now possible for PCS consumers to effectively manage their workflows using their mobile devices Document digitization has paved way for a safer and more sanitized workplace considering the current COVID-19 situation PCS...

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ODP teams up with Microsoft to support shared & new B2B customers

The ODP Corporation, an American retail company, has recently announced the expansion of its long-standing relationship with Microsoft. The two companies are planning to boost efficiencies and growth of their shared as well as new B2B customers throu...

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Gannex reveals positive data from ASC41 clinical study in 20 subjects

Ascletis Pharma Inc.’s wholly-owned company, Gannex, has reportedly announced the positive clinical data from its ASC41 trial conducted among overweight and obese subjects. The active metabolite of this liver-targeted prodrug is selective THR-&...

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Personalis & Natera enter partnership to boost personalized oncology

Personalis, Inc., a cancer genomics company, has recently entered a partnership deal with Natera, Inc., a leading provider of cell-free DNA testing, to advance personalized oncology. Under this agreement, the NeXT tumor profiling & diagnostic pro...

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AiFi, Wundermart to partner for autonomous convenience stores launch

Retail technology private company, AiFi, has reportedly joined forces with Wundermart, to initially launch over 20 autonomous convenience stores in the first quarter of 2021. For the record, the latter company creates unmanned, data-driven retail sol...

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HEINEKEN to deploy ML-powered demand planning solution of Blue Yonder

HEINEKEN, an international brewer, has reportedly extended its relationship with a software and consultancy company, Blue Yonder, to drive its demand planning capabilities. The brewing company will implement the ML-powered demand planning solution of...

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GenSight announces results from Phase I/lla trial REVEAL in BioDrugs

GenSight Biologics, a biotechnology company, has recently announced the results from the Phase I/lla clinical trial, REVEAL, in the peer-reviewed journal, BioDrugs. This clinical trial has been conducted with an aim to examine the safety of the LUMEV...

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Amazon India to incorporate Fresh and Pantry services in India

It will be available in Delhi, Bengaluru, Mysore and Ahmedabad and in cities where Amazon Fresh will be commencing their services in the coming months, as per a statement Amazon India has reportedly announced that they are integrating their &lsqu...

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Verizon-Deloitte unveil 5G & MEC platform to drive retail experiences

Verizon Business, a telecommunications company, and Deloitte, a professional services network, have recently unveiled a 5G and MEC (mobile edge computing) digital platform. The platform has been designed with an objective to drive the capability of g...

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Tilray inks agreement with Grow Pharma for Medical Cannabis Products

As per reliable sources, Canadian pharmaceutical and cannabis frontrunner, Tilray Inc. has entered an agreement with Grow Pharma, in order to import and supply its medical cannabis products in the UK. Apparently, this collaboration would assist the p...

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Danube Home selects AI-powered automation platform of Netcore

Netcore Solutions, a global marketing technology company, has reportedly announced the adoption of its AI-powered automation platform by an omnichannel retailer, Danube Home. Danube has chosen this automation platform to strengthen customer engagemen...

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Taliun launches MIPS reporting solution Pledge to serve clinicians

Taliun, a digital technology solutions company, has recently launched Pledge, its MIPS (merit-based incentive payment system) reporting solution. This merit-based payment system has been developed for value-based reimbursement that comes under the QP...

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Blackstone to enter $700M deal to acquire Embassy Industrial Parks

Blackstone Group, an investment management company, is reportedly set to take over Embassy Industrial Parks from Embassy Group and Warburg Pincus. The upcoming deal is likely to be closed at an enterprise valuation of $700 million (₹ 5,250 cror...

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Flipkart Wholesale to roll out new B2B grocery delivery service

The B2B unit of Walmart-owned e-commerce platform Flipkart, Flipkart Wholesale, has recently announced its decision to initiate delivery of groceries to the doorsteps of small retail businesses and kiranas. The service is set to roll out initially i...

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Congenica inks Cancer Agreement with University of Glasgow spin-out

Leading digital health provider, Congenica, has reportedly entered a collaboration with the University of Glasgow’s spin-out company, Gabriel Precision Oncology Limited, to incorporate its genomic interpretation platform to treat somatic cancer...

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PredictImmune sets up IBD CAB to boost access to PredictSURE IBD™ test

PredictImmune, a global biotechnology company, has reportedly confirmed the convening of its IBD CAB (Clinical Advisory Board). The IBD CAB has been set up with an aim to provide a platform for healthcare professionals to share their expertise and ex...

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Robinhood to raise $1 billion in debt for supply of heavily shorted stocks

U.S. online brokerage firm, Robinhood, which gained popularity among young investors with its easy-to-use interface, is reportedly in talks with banks to raise around $1 billion in debt, in order to continue delivering orders for heavily shorted stoc...

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Happilo lands INR 100 crore investment in external funding round

Bengaluru-based health food brand, Happilo International has announced securing a Rs 100 crore (around $130Mn) investment from venture capital firm A91 Partners. With this latest funding, the company aims at securing a sizable share in the dried frui...

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Dominica to strengthen healthcare infrastructure with CBI funds

Dominica, a country in the Caribbean, is reportedly building 12 new health centers as a part of its mission to drive healthcare infrastructure and provide high-quality services to the citizens. The Dominica government has recently invested $2 m...

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Dada Group partners with Ferrero for new snack food retail model

The new retail model will help Ferrero improve brand reach to younger online customers in China Chinese on-demand delivery and retail platform, Dada Group has inked a strategic agreement with chocolate and confectionery behemoth, Ferrero to build a ...

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Aphena Pharma to complete expansion of Solid Dose Division by April

Aphena Pharma Solutions, a pharmaceutical services provider, has reportedly announced the continuous expansion of its Tennessee-based Solid Dose Division worth $21 million. This division is expected to be completed by 1st April 2021. The expansion, ...

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Canada-based CloudMD buys CMD to expand medical database

CloudMD Software & Services Inc., a virtual medical care solutions provider based in Canada, has reportedly announced that it has completed the acquisition of the Canadian Medical Directory (CMD)- the nation’s largest and most prominent dir...

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Collier’s Medical to offer HealthySole UVC units for infection control

Collier’s Medical Equipment, a leading distributor of technologically-advanced medical equipment, has reportedly inked an agreement with HealthySole. This agreement has been geared towards the delivery of HealthySole UVC (ultraviolet C) light u...

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Western Union to offer money transfer services at Walmart U.S. stores

Walmart, an American retail chain, and Western Union, a financial service company, have recently announced a new collaboration deal. The agreement will allow the money transfer services of Western Union to be deployed at Walmart stores in the U.S., o...

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U.S FDA approves Enhertu for advanced gastric cancer treatment

•             US FDA approves breast cancer drug Enhertu for the treatment of few types of advanced gastric cancers •          &n...

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Flipkart launches Loyalty Program across 5,000 retail outlets in India

E-commerce giant Flipkart has recently launched SuperCoin Pay, a system of currency which its customers will have the right to use across tons of retail stores in the country. Flipkart is betting on its loyalty program to get more customers and susta...

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Sirnaomics reveals dose administration of 1st patient in STP705 trial

Sirnaomics, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, has recently announced the dose administration of the 1st patient in a Phase 2a clinical trial of STP705. STP705 is a lead drug candidate developed by the company for use against cutaneous...

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Pfizer’s XALKORI®) Approved by US FDA for ALK-positive ALCL treatment

The pharma giant Pfizer Inc. has reportedly declared that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) has approved the sNDA (supplemental New Drug Application) for XALKORI® (crizotinib) for the treatment of children of 1 year of age and older ...

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JCB unites with ACI Worldwide to boost merchant acquiring capabilities

JCB International, a credit card company, has reportedly partnered with ACI Worldwide, a payment system company, to increase merchant acquiring capabilities across the globe. The Tokyo-based company has completed the rollout of its payment service, ...

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Wide occurrence of aortic stenosis to boost transcatheter aortic valve replacement demand

Research and development in the global transcatheter heart valve replacement industry have been gathering pace in recent years, with the increasing occurrence of valvular heart diseases and the demand for less invasive surgical procedures. Transcath...

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Amazon announces plans to discontinue its Prime Pantry services

The e-commerce giant Amazon Inc. has reportedly announced plans to discontinue its Pantry, also known as Prime Pantry services, to increase focus on its grocery delivery business, both offline and online. Previously, Amazon Pantry orders used to cha...

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Bringg partners with Uber to accelerate retail delivery experiences

Bringg, a leading delivery logistics solution provider, has recently announced its partnership with Uber, a transport company, to enhance the retail delivery experience for the global customers. Under this partnership, which covers the B2B and retai...

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Walgreens Boots Alliance Boosts Investment In VillageMD

Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) has reportedly announced that the company has boosted its investment in VillageMD to help and support the start of 600- 700  Medical stores at Walgreens PCC (primary care clinics) in over 30 United States markets o...

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Kirin Holdings announces plans to invest USD 30 million in Bira 91

According to reliable sources, Japan-based beer maker Kirin Holdings Co. has revealed its plans to invest around USD 30 million in the popular Indian craft beer brand Bira 91 for a 10 % stake. The investment will allow Bira to boost plans to introduc...

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Orthodontic supplies industry sees increased demand for removal braces

As world stares at potential methods to manage and provide quality healthcare products using the state-of-the-art technologies, companies in orthodontic supplies industry are in a quest for smarter and smoother devices. Dental braces, for instance, h...

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Ligature closes $6M seed funding round led by Lightstone Ventures

Ligature Therapeutics Pte Ltd, a biotechnology company, has reportedly closed a seed funding round worth $6 million. This financing round was led by Lightstone Ventures, along with the participation of an investment arm of Enterprise Singapore, SEEDS...

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Dada Group to offer one-hour delivery service in China amid pandemic

Dada Group, an on-demand delivery & retail platform, is reportedly offering its one-hour delivery service to customers across China amid the COVID-19 pandemic. In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, the e-Commerce industry in the country has w...

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COVID advisor says more data needed to move ahead with one-dose plan

A U.K. senior scientific advisor has reportedly highlighted the need for collecting more data before the government can initiate a proposal for administering a single dose of the COVID-19 vaccine to as many people as possible instead of retaining sto...

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MHLW approves GenetiSure Dx Postnatal Assay for Japanese market

Agilent Technologies Inc. has reportedly announced that it has received clearance for the GenetiSure Dx Postnatal Assay from Japan’s MHLW (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare). For the record, GenetiSure Dx Postnatal Assay is a microarray-b...

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IKEA targets local flavor to gain customers to new store in Mumbai

IKEA, a Sweden-based furniture retail company, has reportedly announced a unique approach to gain more customers with its new store in Mumbai, targeting the local flavor. The Swedish company has been investing heavily in India. Sources familiar with...

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Insignia Capital completes sale of Truco for $480M to Utz Brands

Insignia Capital Group, a capital market company, has recently announced the sale completion of Truco Enterprises to Utz Brands. The transaction was valued at around $480 million in cash. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, Insignia Capital is a pr...

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BAG to add Optune+ temozolomide for treatment of GBM patients

The Swiss Federal Office of Public Health (BAG) has reportedly added Novocure’s Optune+ temozolomide to the List of Remedies and Equipment (MiGeL) for the treatment of newly diagnosed GBM (glioblastoma) patients. The List of Remedies and Equip...

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Microsoft launches novel COVID-19 vaccine management platform

Technology giant Microsoft Corporation has reportedly launched a COVID-19 vaccine management platform for both healthcare and government customers. A handful of Microsoft partners, including Mazik Global, EY, Avanade, and Accenture, are working toget...

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Fujitsu enters partnership deal with Zippin for new retail solution

Fujitsu Limited, a personal computer equipment company, has recently announced a partnership with a software company, Zippin. The deal will enable Fujitsu to become the 1st exclusive distributor of the checkout-free solution of Zippin in Japan. This ...

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Scientists at UPenn & Regeneron to create nasal spray against COVID-19

Scientists at the UPenn (University of Pennsylvania) and Regeneron have reportedly started the investigation of a technology used for the gene therapy. This technology has been investigated for its adoption in the development of a nasal spray to cur...

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South African retailers go local to secure clothing supply chain

Several South African retailers, which also includes the likes of Woolworths Holdings Ltd. and The Foschini Group Ltd., are reportedly increasing their investment in the country’s local clothing companies, both in an attempt to reduce their dep...

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Supemtek® influenza vaccine gains approval in European Union

The European Commission has recently approved the authorization for commercialization of Supemtek®, a quadrivalent recombinant technology-based influenza vaccine, designed for preventing influenza among adults in the age group of 18 years and abo...

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Zymeworks, ALX Oncology to evaluate zanidatamab-ALX148 combination

Zymeworks Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company involved in developing multifunctional biotherapeutics has recently entered into a clinical collaboration with ALX Oncology Holdings Inc., a clinical-stage immuno-oncology company, to assess ...

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DW Healthcare Partners invests in virtual care provider CareXM

Healthcare focused private equity firm, DW Healthcare Partners, has reportedly shared plans to partner with virtual care and patient engagement solutions provider, CareXM. The deal represents one of the three investments in DW Healthcare Partners&rsq...

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Verano Holdings acquires Alternative Medical and its affiliate firms

Verano Holdings, a renowned owner, operator, as well as manager of cannabis facilities, has reportedly announced that it has inked a new deal to acquire and integrate with Alternative Medical Enterprises, Plants of Ruskin, and other affiliated firms ...

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Oxurion NV Announced the Confirmation of New Patents for THR-687

Oxurion NV, a Belgium-based biopharmaceutical company focusing on developing an advanced treatment to preserve the vision of patients suffering from diabetic macular edema (DME), announced that it is strengthening its intellectual property (IP) portf...

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Alzinova reveals plans to start ALZ-101 study for Alzheimers disease

The development of the novel Alzheimer’s disease treatment options is among the most vital health needs across the world today. In a bid to develop therapeutic vaccine for this disease , Sweden-based Alzinova AB has reportedly announced plans t...

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Luna collaborates with SRHO to improve access to physical therapy

Luna Physical Therapy, the California-based healthcare firm offering on-demand physical therapy, has reportedly formed a strategic partnership with SRHO, The National Association to advance its disruptive model of care. SRHO, the National Associatio...

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Walmart to test four new stores as physical & online shopping centers

Walmart is reportedly testing out four new stores that could serve as both, online fulfillment centers and physical shopping destinations, amid the COVID-19 pandemic for the ‘New Era of Retail’. The retail giant has decided to move most o...

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GOI plans to distribute COVID-19 vaccines to healthcare workers first

The Indian government has reportedly expressed plans for the distribution of COVID-19 vaccine beginning from healthcare workers with other groups to be covered in later stages under the initiative. The campaign is likely to take place for more than a...

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New BRAF inhibiting cancer drug depicts promise in early patient trial

A novel drug against cancers with a transmuted BRAF gene has reportedly shown promise in a preliminary patient trial exhibited at the 32nd EORTC-NCI-AACR (virtual) Symposium on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics. Results of the first and secon...

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AstraZeneca bags CHMP’s recommendation for Trixeo Aerosphere & Forxiga

  AstraZeneca is likely to get approval from the EU after receiving a recommendation from CHMP AstraZeneca is also cleared to resume its COVID-19 vaccine trial in various countries British pharmaceutical firm, AstraZeneca has recently anno...

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Tata Consumer possibly looking to join hands with CCD’s retail outlets

TCPL (Tata Consumer Products) is apparently on the lookout for signing a partnership deal with Cafe Coffee Day’s retail outlets. The thought possibly takes shape on the back of the fact that the deal may offer synergy to the company with its br...

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NuVera announces positive data from FIH feasibility study at TCT meet

NuVera Medical Inc., a privately held firm focused on developing novel imaging platform for complex cardiovascular procedures, has reportedly presented positive outcomes from its FIH (First-in-human) feasibility study evaluating ‘NuVision&trade...

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Sun Pharma recalls RIOMET ER bottles from the American market

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (Sun Pharma), an Indian multinational pharmaceutical firm, has reportedly recalled 747 bottles of generic diabetes drugs in the United States due to the probability of the affected lot containing cancer-causing N...

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Flash Express secures $200M in PTT Oil & Business led financing round

Two-year-old logistics startup, Flash Express, has reportedly raised a sum of $200 million in a new financing round. The initiative comes as part of the company’s plans for doubling down on a rapidly growing market augmented by demand amid the ...

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China grants $90 million to Sri Lanka for rural development projects

China has reportedly announced that it was providing USD 90 million grant to Sri Lanka in a bid to advance rural development projects in the nation. This news comes two days after President Gotabaya Rajapaksa requested a visiting Chinese delegation t...

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NCCC begins patient enrollment for anti-VISTA antibody clinical trial

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC) has announced that it will be acting as one of the lead institutions for a novel multi-center clinical study of anti-VISTA antibody. The medical institution is now looking to recruit new patients...

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SINTX Technologies develops new fabric for masks using silicon nitride

SINTX Technologies, a renowned OEM of silicon nitride ceramic for non-medical and medical applications, has reportedly announced that it has made considerable progress towards developing a new “catch and kill” mask using silicon nitride t...

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The Issa Brothers, TDR Capital to take on UK supermarket Asda

TDR Capital LLP, a UK-based private equity firm, and Founders and Co-CEOs of EG Group, Zuber and Mohsin Issa have together agreed to acquire Asda, a Walmart-owned supermarket retailer, for a value of £6.8 billion, on a cash-free and debt-f...

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Aspargo acquires oral spray formulation patent rights from Farmalider

Aspargo Laboratories, a renowned US-based clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, has reportedly inked a new agreement with Spanish pharmaceutical company, Farmalider, S.A., to acquire exclusive international patent rights to its proprietary orally...

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GENFIT & LabCorp Come Together to Develop a Diagnostic Test for NASH

GENFIT, a biopharmaceutical company committed to improving the lives of patients suffering from liver and metabolic diseases, and LabCorp®, a leading life sciences enterprise focuses on guiding patient care decisions and improving health, have si...

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RADLogics obtains FDA's approval for AI-based chest X-Ray App

RADLogics Inc., a healthcare software company developing AI-powered solutions has reportedly received 510(k) clearance from the US FDA (Food and Drug Administration) for its latest AI-Powered chest X-ray pneumothorax application. This clearance provi...

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CDE of China NMPA clears I-Mab’s application for lemzoparlimab

Clinical stage biopharmaceutical major, I-Mab, has reportedly announced that it has received the clearance of the Center for Drug Evaluation of the China National Medical Products Administration for its IND application for lemzoparlimab. The applicat...

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Aoyuan Healthy to acquire 55% equity interest in Liantianmei

Aoyuan Healthy Life Group Company Ltd., a renowned commercial property operation service and property management service provider based in China, has reportedly announced that Guangdong Xinyuerong Industrial Investment Company Limited, the firm&rsquo...

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Anova Enterprises expands AnovaOS™ to boost clinical development

The U.S-based Anova Enterprises, Inc. (Anova) has reportedly expanded the AnovaOS™ technology platform in order to boost the development of promising novel treatments. The platform brings pharmaceutical companies and research sites together to ...

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Serum Institute to Resume Oxford COVID-19 Vaccine’s Trail in India

India’s Drugs Controller General (DCGI) has approved Pune-based Serum Institute of India (SII) to restart the clinical trial of the Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine in India. The DCGI has cancelled its previous order of suspending enrollmen...

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Everest Medicines Announces Cefepime-Taniborbactam Phase 1 Results

Everest Medicines announced the top-line results from the Phase 1 clinical trial of Taniborbactam with cefepime for treating infections caused by multi-drug resistant pathogens in China. Everest Medicines is a biopharmaceutical company that develops ...

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EP Global Commerce makes offer to increase stake in Metro Cash & Carry

EP Global Commerce, the acquisition vehicle of Slovak and Czech investors, is reportedly launching a new takeover offer to raise its stake in Metro Cash & Carry, a renowned German wholesaler. The new takeover bid aims to increase the company&rsqu...

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Takeda Pharma announces results from its Phase 3 TOURMALINE-MM2 trial

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Ltd, a renowned Japanese pharmaceutical company, has reportedly announced the outcome of Phase 3 TOURMALINE-MM2 trial that assesses the combination of ixazomib (NINLARO) and lenalidomide, dexamethasone versus dexamethaso...

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