Tag: Business

Paycheck Protection Program

NMSDC at the Center of Ensuring Minority-Owned Businesses Get Federal Funds

In an effort to help more nonwhite businesses get federal funding through the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), the National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc. (NMSDC) Business Consortium Fund (BCF) and Midwest BankCentre teamed up to help certified Minority Business Enterprises access the federal emergency funds. Related Article:…

KPMG and the Latino Corporate Directors Association Examine Latino Representation in the Boardrooms of U.S. Corporations.

Originally Published by KPMG Latino representation on Fortune 1000 boards KPMG and the Latino Corporate Directors Association examine Latino representation in the boardrooms of U.S. corporations. The importance of the Latino community to the U.S. economy cannot be overstated. Latinos comprise just over 18% of the US population1 and this percentage…

EY again rated #1 most attractive professional services employer by Universum and climbs “World’s Best Workplaces” list

Originally Published by EY EY has been named the #1 professional services employer for the fourth consecutive year in Universum’s 2019 “World’s Most Attractive Employers” annual ranking – moving up one place on 2018 to become the second most attractive employer overall. The 2019 ranking is based on a survey…

KPMG Study Finds Digital Tokens Are Transforming the Way Consumers Interact with Each Other and Businesses

Originally Published by KPMG The Tokenization, Loyalty and Blockchain survey by KPMG LLP revealed that consumers across all age groups are increasingly willing to make purchases with tokens, indicating a wide range of new opportunities for businesses to engage with their customers and transform commerce using blockchain. The findings highlight…

Mastercard Track to Modernize $125 Trillion Global B2B Payments Market

Originally Published by Mastercard Advances in technology and actionable real-time data are driving businesses to operate faster and smarter. Yet, business payments are often rooted in legacy practices established decades ago. Until now. Mastercard (NYSE: MA) today unveiled its plans to modernize the business-to-business (B2B) payment ecosystem with Mastercard TrackTM….

Hershey Announces Investments In Emerging Snacking Businesses

Originally posted on thehersheycompany.com. HERSHEY, Pa., Aug. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Hershey Company (NYSE:HSY) is further expanding its position as a snacking category leader, announcing minority investments in emerging snacking businesses FULFIL Holdings Limited and Blue Stripes LLC. C7 Ventures, Hershey’s venture model, provides the company with new avenues for growth through the deployment of…