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FAST FOOD NEWS: Popeyes Limited Edition Heart Shaped Biscuits

To celebrate National Buttermilk Biscuit Day, Popeyes is turning its beloved round, buttery, and flaky buttermilk biscuits into hearts. They’re called “Love That” Biscuits and they will come with all regular meals, combos, and platters. But it’s only available for one day (Today, May 14) at participating Popeyes locations in Chicago, Los Angeles, New Orleans, and New York, while supplies last. (Image via Popeyes.) The post FAST FOOD NEWS: Popeyes Limited Edition Heart Shaped Biscuits appeared ...
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Flexe Gets $43M to Expand On-demand Warehousing and Fulfillment Tools

Flexe, a Seattle-based company that provides on-demand warehousing and fulfillment services, announced Tuesday it has raised $43 million in new funding. Flexe says it plans to use some of the proceeds from the Series B round for product development, and to more that double its current headcount.San Francisco-based Activate Capital and New York-based Tiger Global Management led the investment, according to a news release. Other participants included Madrona Venture Group, Prologis Ventures, and ...
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Asher New York Flash Sale On Hats, Ties, And Socks! Yeshivah Hat For Just $29.99 Shipped While Supplies Last!

Please note: This is a paid advertisement. Check out the trademark Asher hat, along with our full line of socks and ties at Flash sale: Bent’z Yeshivah Hat for just $29.99 shipped! Grab your hat before they’re sold out! Flash sale: Get 50% off ties and 50% off 5-packs of socks with code ROVER
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Up to 30 Percent Off Your New York Summer Getaway 2019 With Kimpton

You can save up to 30 percent off of room rates when you stay at your choice of three participating Kimpton hotel properties located in New York now through Tuesday, September 3, 2019... ...but you must... The post Up to 30 Percent Off Your New York Summer Getaway 2019 With Kimpton appeared first on The Gate.
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Another $568M, and a $7B Valuation, for Automation Firm UiPath

UiPath, which helps businesses automate tedious digital processes such as billing and inventory control, announced today it raised $568 million from investors who agreed on a $7 billion valuation for the company.New York-based UiPath is one of the automation software companies that have been raking in capital recently as they compete for enterprise customers looking to score cost savings and improve the efficiency of their operations.UiPath’s big haul, in a Series D fundraising round led by Coa...
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Earn 2,000 Points Per Day in New York Spring 2019 With Marriott Bonvoy

You can earn 2,000 points per day when you stay at your choice of four different participating Courtyard by Marriott Manhattan hotel properties in the city of New York with Marriott Bonvoy through Sunday, June 30, 2019… …but you must... The post Earn 2,000 Points Per Day in New York Spring 2019 With Marriott Bonvoy appeared first on The Gate.
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Hookipa’s IPO Raises $84M for Drugs to Reprogram the Immune System

Hookipa Pharma has raised $84 million in an initial public offering that will fund development of experimental treatments developed to reprogram the immune system to treat infectious diseases and cancer.But Hookipa (NASDAQ: HOOK) had to downsize its IPO, offering only 6 million shares at $14 apiece. That was the low end of its targeted $14 to $16 range. Hookipa had initially planned to sell 6.7 million shares. In the first day of trading Thursday, Hookipa shares hovered around the IPO price.Hoo...
Tags: Deals, New York, Ipo, Hiv, Trends, Investing, Prostate Cancer, Immunotherapy, Biotech, Life Sciences, Clinical Trials, Gilead Sciences, National blog main, San Francisco blog main, Hookipa, Cancer Immunotherapy

Be A Part of Eretz Yisroel’s Largest Pesach Food Distribution LIVE!

Please note: This is a sponsored post. The biggest chalikeh (distribution of food for Pesach) is happening right now and you can be part of it from your home, car or office. Click here to view the Oneg Shabbos V’Yom Tov campaign live! See the action. Make a contribution. Donate a Box from New York or […]
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Another Week, Another Gene Therapy Buyout: Catalent Pays $1.2B for Paragon

The gene therapy boom continued this morning with yet another acquisition.Contract drug manufacturer Catalent (NYSE: CTLT), of Somerset, NJ, has agreed to buy Paragon Bioservices for $1.2 billion, grabbing hold of a privately held developer of the viral “vectors” that gene therapy companies use to deliver their treatments.In a gene therapy procedure, these vectors—engineered viruses—are filled with genetic blueprints and infused into a patient’s body. Those viruses then deliver their instructio...
Tags: Deals, New York, Trends, Fda, Novartis, Life Sciences, Roche, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Biogen, Gene Therapy, National blog main, New York blog main, New York top stories, Spark Therapeutics, Johnson & Johnson, AveXis

Thwarting Opposition, Bristol Gets Shareholder OK for $74B Celgene Buyout

The early opposition has turned out to be just noise. Shareholders of Bristol-Myers Squibb today approved the pharma giant’s planned buyout of Celgene, paving the way for a deal that will create one of the largest biopharma organizations in the world, and send ripples throughout the sector. (NYSE: BMY) said Friday that more than 75 percent of its shareholders voted to approve the deal at a meeting on Friday. Some 98 percent (NASDAQ: CELG) of Celgene’s stockholders supported the deal, the compa...
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SpringWorks, Armed with Ex-Pfizer Cancer Drugs, Reloads with $125M

SpringWorks Therapeutics, a startup spun out of Pfizer to develop drugs gathering dust on the New York pharma giant’s shelves, has closed its second nine-figure financing round in less than two years.The $125 million Series B funding gives the New York City startup the backing to bring two cancer drugs into what could be their final trials before regulatory approval, if all goes well. Perceptive Advisors led the round, but Springworks also has the backing of two pharma companies—Pfizer (NYSE: P...
Tags: Deals, Startups, New York, New York City, Trends, Vc, Fda, GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer, Bain Capital, Life Sciences, GSK, OrbiMed Advisors, BeiGene, National blog main, New York blog main

Marc New York Carry A Ton Duffel $7.49

Marc New York Carry A Ton Duffel $7.49. Macy’s has Marc New York Carry A Ton Duffel marked down from $40 to $9.99. Use promo code VIP to save 25% and bring the price down to $7.49. Choose in-store pick up to save on shipping charges. Shipping is free on orders over $99.Brought to you by: Frugal Focus
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Boston Tech Watch: Notarize, Optimus Ride, LogRocket & More

The self-driving cars are coming (to a gated development near you). Board additions at a novel tech startup. Another big funding round for an industrial 3D printing startup. The Endeavor v. QinetiQ robot competition’s final chapter. Read on for more.—Online notary startup Notarize is adding senior LogMeIn and State Street executives to its board. The Boston-based tech company says Larry D’Angelo, LogMeIn (NASDAQ: LOGM) chief sales officer, and Jack Klinck, former head of global strategy at Stat...
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Pfizer Bolsters Gene Therapy Position with $51M Vivet Deal

Pfizer this morning added to its methodical push into the gene therapy field, paying $51 million for a small stake in Vivet Therapeutics and the option to buy the Parisian biotech in the future.The deal is the latest in a recent string of investments by large biopharma companies in gene therapy, which offers the potential for a long-lasting, if not permanent effect through a one-time treatment. The field has gone through decades of ups and downs, but has now proven that it can develop approved ...
Tags: Deals, New York, Trends, Pfizer, Biotech, Life Sciences, Roche, Biogen, Gene Therapy, National blog main, New York blog main, New York top stories, Boston blog main, Spark Therapeutics, Rare diseases, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Notes: On Hudson Yards

Our takeaways from exploring the mico-city, its monuments and restaurants A city within the city of New York, the Hudson Yards district comprises 28 acres of residential, commercial and public space developed on top of and around the MTA’s former John D. Caemmerer West Side Storage Yard—once an untrodden abyss along the river. Almost all the statistics convey the staggering scope of this endeavor, beginning …
Tags: Notes, New York, Design, Shopping, NYC, Restaurants, Bars, Architecture, Mta, Thomas Heatherwick, Shops, Thomas Keller, Hudson Yards, Tak Room, John D Caemmerer, West Side Storage Yard

FREE Kindle Book: When the Bough Breaks

Right now, you can download When the Bough Breaks Kindle book written by Ane Mulligan for FREE from Amazon. About the book: Her dream job has a Catch 22—and time's running out. Rookie lobbyist Sienna O'Shea is determined to make a name for herself in New York's capitol city and use that influence to gain easier access to her past.Brought to you by: Frugal Focus
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FREE Kindle Book: Hope Reborn (Texas Romance Book 3)

Right now, you can download Hope Reborn (Texas Romance Book 3) Kindle book written by Caryl McAdoo for FREE from Amazon. About the book: New York dime novelist May Meriwether decides a heroic Texas Ranger will make a great love interest for her new heroine.Brought to you by: Frugal Focus
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Save Up to 25 Percent at Neighborhood Locations With Hertz March 2019 When You Pay Now — Two Days Only

You can save up to 25 percent on the cost of renting a vehicle for a minimum of one week with Hertz at participating neighborhood locations within the United States — except for New York — through Friday, May 31, 2019, by when the vehicle must be picked up… …but you must... The post Save Up to 25 Percent at Neighborhood Locations With Hertz March 2019 When You Pay Now — Two Days Only appeared first on The Gate.
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The world’s strongest umbrella uses an automotive-inspired rib suspension system

Umbrellas… Easy to lose, easy to break. Now while you can only constantly remind yourself to not leave an umbrella behind, there’s little you can do when the umbrella catches a strong breeze and breaks apart. Statistics say that as many as a billion umbrellas get broken each year (I probably account for 1% of that alone), amounting to enough waste metal to build 25 Eiffel towers, and enough polyester to cover the entire city of New York.This is the Hedgehog Umbrella aka an umbrella that’s so u...
Tags: Deals, New York, Design, Popular, Product Design, Random, Kevin Truong, Cahay Ho, Hedgehog umbrella

Bristol-Myers’ $74B Celgene Buyout Faces Opposition from Wellington

Bristol-Myers Squibb’s agreement to acquire Celgene for $74 billion is opposed by the New York pharmaceutical company’s largest institutional investor.Wellington Management Group said Wednesday afternoon that while it agrees Bristol should be active in deals that add new science and expand the company’s revenue potential, Wellington “does not believe that the Celgene transaction is an attractive path towards accomplishing this goal.”Shares of Bristol (NYSE: BMY) rose 2.5 percent to $50.25 each ...
Tags: Deals, New York, Drugs, Cancer, Trends, Investing, Bristol, Biotech, Wellington, Life Sciences, Celgene, Bristol-myers Squibb, Bristol Myers, National blog main, New York blog main, New York top stories

Oyster Point Gets $93M To Clear Up Dry Eye With a Nasal Spray

Dry eye disease affects millions of people in the U.S., and while several treatments, mostly eye drops, are available, they all have flaws. An emerging startup called Oyster Point Pharmaceuticals is trying a completely different approach—a nasal spray that coaxes the body into making tears. And the company just got enough cash to get that treatment to market, if its final clinical tests are a success.Oyster Point, a Princeton, NJ startup led by former Ophthotech (NASDAQ: OPHT) executive Jeffrey...
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FAST FOOD NEWS: Burger King’s New Grilled Chicken Sandwich (2019 Version)

Goodbye, Burger King Grilled Chicken Sandwich that debuted in 2017! Hello, 2019 Burger King Grilled Chicken Sandwich! The updated version is made with a seasoned 100 percent white meat chicken filet that’s been marinated in spices and flame-grilled. It’s topped with lettuce, tomato, and a sweet honey mustard on a toasted potato bun. The previous sandwich was similar, except it came with mayonnaise. The new Grilled Chicken Sandwich is available at participating restaurants nationwide as a perma...
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Merck Scooping Up Cancer Drug Developer Immune Design for $300M

Four months after Immune Design halted a late-stage study for its lead cancer vaccine and saw its stock price cut nearly in half, the immunotherapy company is now in line to join Merck’s pipeline in a deal worth approximately $300 million.Merck (NYSE: MRK announced Thursday that it has agreed to pay $5.85 per share in cash to acquire Immune Design (NASDAQ: IMDZ). Shares of the Seattle company, which also has operations in South San Francisco, CA, closed at $1.42 on Wednesday.Immune Design devel...
Tags: Deals, New York, Drugs, Cancer, Trends, Merck, Fda, Biotech, Seattle, Lymphoma, Life Sciences, Clinical Trials, Roche, South San Francisco CA, MRK, National blog main

Starboard Ups Bristol-Myers Stake Ahead of Vote on Celgene Deal

Activist hedge fund Starboard Value has boosted its stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb and nominated five candidates to serve on the pharmaceutical giant’s board of directors.Bristol-Myers (NYSE: BMY) disclosed Starboard’s actions in a regulatory filing Wednesday. They come ahead of a shareholder vote to approve Bristol’s $74 billion proposed buyout of Celgene (NASDAQ: CELG). The deal needs approval from shareholders of both companies; Bristol has scheduled an April 12 meeting for its vote.The Brist...
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Sponsored: A fleece was the hottest jacket at New York Fashion Week

New York has discovered what Seattle has known all along: The fleece jacket is cool.
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Johnson & Johnson to Buy Robotics Startup Auris Health for $3.4B

[Updated 2:07 p.m. See below.] Johnson & Johnson is acquiring medical robotics developer Auris Health for $3.4 billion in cash, a deal that builds on the company’s stated plans to become a player in “digital surgery.”Privately held Auris has commercialized a robotic system cleared by the FDA to assist surgeons in diagnosing and treating lung conditions. According to the agreement announced Wednesday, the Redwood City, CA-based medical device startup could gain up to $2.35 billion in additional ...
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Indigo Canada Deals of the Week: FREE Shipping on All Orders + Up to 40% Off LEGO + Up to 60% Off Clearance + More

Indigo Canada is offering FREE shipping on all orders, no minimum, from now until Wednesday February 13. You can combine this free shipping promo with up to 60% off clearance items for some awesome finds! Indigo Canada has released their new deals of the week and there are many great find such as: up to 40% off LEGO 20% off Paw Patrol 25% off select Black History Month books for kids 25% off Kate Spade New York 30% off scarves up to $50 off Fitbit 20% off vTech and LeapFrog 30% off reading soc...
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Redeem Up to 25 Percent Fewer Points in New York Spring 2019 With IHG Rewards Club

Whether you want to catch an opera at Lincoln Center, go to the observation deck at the top of One World Trade Center, visit the Statue of Liberty, dine on a pastrami sandwich on rye bread, or take in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium, your trip to New York becomes a little bit sweeter: get a discount of up to 25 percent off of reward nights by redeeming IHG Rewards Club points for staying at least three consecutive nights at your choice of 50 different hotel properties in the greater New York m...
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Luxury handbag marketplace Rebag raises $25M to expand to 30 more stores

Rebag, an online resale marketplace for luxury handbags, is getting another infusion of capital as it prepares to expand its offline retail operations. The company this week announced $25 million in Series C funding, in a round led by private equity firm Novator, with participation from existing investors, General Catalyst and FJ Labs. The round brings Rebag’s total raise to date to $52 million. Rebag competes with other luxury goods resellers, like TheRealReal, and to some extent with broade...
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NYCEDC Finally Puts Its NY Bio Fund to Work With $60M For HiberCell

It’s been a question posed for years by many around the New York biotech scene: What is going on with the New York City Economic Development Corp.’s $150 million biotech fund, which was formed in 2013 but hadn’t made an investment?Finally, today, there’s an answer. A small piece of the money from the NYCEDC’s NYC Life Sciences Fund is going to an ambitious new startup called HiberCell, which is focused on routing out the small numbers of dormant tumor cells that lurk in patients in remission an...
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