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Azpen Announces New Line of Qi Wireless Chargers

PLANO, Texas, March 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Azpen Innovation, a developer of creative solutions with cutting-edge technology, design, and features, announces four of its innovative Qi wireless chargers: the Azpen Qi Wireless Charging Pad (C100), the Azpen Dual-Power Wireless Charging Pad (C200), the Azpen Power Bank with Wireless Charging (C300), and the Azpen Car Vent Magnetic Wireless Charger (C400). The company’s flagship DockAll Qi Wireless Charger (D100) was named a CES 2018 Innovation Awards Honoree in the Smart Energy category. Continue reading Azpen Announces New Line of Qi Wireless Chargers

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Leaders in Dentistry: Melissa Marquez, DentalOne Partners

By Tony Edwards, DrBicuspid.com editor in chief

Melissa Marquez began her career in dentistry as a dental assistant. But rather than pursue a clinical appointment, she put her passion into dentistry’s business aspects. Now, as the recently appointed senior vice president of operations for DentalOne Partners, a dental service organization (DSO) based in Plano, TX, she is well-placed to discuss the challenges the profession is facing. Continue reading Leaders in Dentistry: Melissa Marquez, DentalOne Partners

Keurig Buying Dr. Pepper Snapple In Nearly $19 Billion Deal

PLANO, TX — Keurig Green Mountain, maker of convenient coffeemakers found in kitchens and company lounges across the country, is buying Plano, Texas-based Dr. Pepper Snapple Group as part of an $18.7 billion deal. The acquisition will create a beverage giant with about $11 billion in yearly sales. The companies, which are both the result of previous mergers, will combine global brands including Dr. Pepper, 7UP, Snapple, A&W, Mott’s, Sunkist and Keurig’s single-serve coffee makers.

Shares of Dr. Pepper Snapple soared more than 39 percent before the opening bell. Keurig, which is a privately held company, said on Monday that Dr. Pepper Snapple shareholders will receive $103.75 per share in a special cash dividend and keep 13 percent of the combined company. Continue reading Keurig Buying Dr. Pepper Snapple In Nearly $19 Billion Deal

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Apartment List report: Winston-Salem and Greensboro renters rate overall satisfaction – Greensboro – Triad Business Journal

Triad renters have few complaints about the area, according to Apartment List’s Renter Confidence Survey.

The report is based on more than 45,000 responses collected between Oct. 1, 2016, and Dec. 6, 2017. Renters were asked to rank their overall satisfaction on a scale of one to 10, as well as their satisfaction in 11 categories — career opportunities, safety and crime rates, commute time, weather, state and local taxes, quality of local schools, affordability, access to public transit, social life, recreation and pet friendliness. Continue reading Apartment List report: Winston-Salem and Greensboro renters rate overall satisfaction – Greensboro – Triad Business Journal