Daily Archives: December 22, 2015

The University of Liverpool Online Master of Public Health Receives APHEA Accreditation

LIVERPOOL, England, Dec. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire — The University of Liverpool’s online Master of Public Health (MPH) programme has been accredited by the Agency for Public Health Education Accreditation (APHEA), a globally recognised accrediting body for masters-level public health programmes. APHEA is a partnership between five leading European public health associations to promote quality education for public health professionals worldwide, and accreditation means the online MPH programme meets international quality standards.

University of Liverpool Online Programmes.

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Accreditation provides University of Liverpool online MPH graduates with the opportunity to gain a degree that employers will recognise as independently assessed and one that provides the essential competencies required by public health professionals worldwide. The accreditation process involved a rigorous assessment of the online MPH across seven criteria, and the assessment was based in part on feedback from current students and teaching staff.

“APHEA accreditation is important for our students. It means they can gain a degree that is internationally recognised and with globally transferable skills,” says Dr Francine Watkins, Director of MPH Programmes at the University of Liverpool. “Our online MPH programme is essential for professionals working in health services, government agencies and NGOs. We currently have students from over 100 countries studying at postgraduate level, gaining public health skills and knowledge without needing to take time out from their jobs so they can apply their new knowledge immediately into their practice.”

The University of Liverpool’s online MPH students and graduates include professionals in developed and developing countries around the world working at the front line of public health delivery in areas including healthcare management, health improvement, prevention and health protection. Designed for working professionals, online learning enables students to enjoy an engaging, global and highly collaborative learning experience.

For more information about the University of Liverpool’s online programmes, visit www.university-liverpool-online.com.

About the University of Liverpool Online Programmes
The University of Liverpool ranks in the top 1% of universities worldwide and is a member of the UK’s Russell Group of research-led universities. More than 10,000 students from more than 160 countries are studying for postgraduate certificates, masters and doctoral degrees online with the University of Liverpool. These programmes are provided in partnership with online learning expert, Laureate Online Education. (For more information about Laureate, visit www.laureate.net.)

Research and Markets: Europe Food Acidulants Market-Growth – Trends And Forecast (2015-2020)

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/xm8nkg/europe_food) has announced the addition of the “Europe Food Acidulants Market-Growth, Trends And Forecast (2015-2020)” report to their offering.

Acidulants are one of the major food additives used in Food & Beverages industry and are one of the fastest growing segments. The Global Acidulants market is projected to reach $6134 million by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 7.6%.

The Global food acidulants market is driven by growing processed food and beverages market and their consumption by the burgeoning middle class population. Other factors like supply chain complexities like lack of cold storage chains and also consumer demand for nutrition anabled food products seem to drive the market.

The market finds restrains in the form of huge competition in pricing due large number of suppliers in the market. Chinese players, especially in citric acid, poses a high threat for Western players. Hence, Regulatory checks on imports to create perfect competition like environment is still in the nascent stages in several countries. The key potential this industry sees is in the form of manufacturers adopting technologies to improve their production processes to meet the capacity requirements.

In terms of market size Asia pacific leads followed by North America and Europe. Germany is the largest market in European region followed by France, UK, Spain and Italy. This is mainly attributed to increase in consumption of processed foods and increasing nutritional requirements among consumers.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Key Findings

3. Market Overview & Dynamics

4. Introduction

5. Market Segmentation by Type

6. Competitive Landscape Overview

7. Company Profiles

Archer Daniels Midland(ADM)

Brenntag

Cargill Inc

Hawkins Watts Ltd

Jungbunzlauer Ag

Parry Enterprises India

Purac Biochem

Univar

Tate & Lyle

Bartek

parchem

Merko group Llc

Weifang Ensign Industry Co. Ltd

Isegen South Africa (Pty) Ltd

fbc industries inc

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/xm8nkg/europe_food

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Sector: Food Processing

Source: Research and Markets

Appnext Partners With Hisense To Deliver Fully Customized Mobile App Experience

Appnext, the leading app monetization and distribution platform, and Hisense, a leading mobile device manufacturer, today announced a partnership to provide and establish a competitive advantage by delivering a unique and targeted mobile app experience to Hisense’s users.

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Hisense is deploying Appnext’s App Discovery widget to recommend highly personalized content and apps to users including some of the hottest games and utilities to premium branded experiences. The smart app recommendation technology offers the following:

Proprietary advanced algorithm creates geo-sensitive app recommendations

Shows live, contextually relevant campaigns; pre-installed apps on the device will not be shown creating a clean experience for users

Generates new revenue stream while delivering fully customized experiences at scale

“Thanks to the collaboration with Appnext, we are able to offer our customers an even broader portfolio of mobile apps tailored to their needs, and use our own branded app promotion application,” said Wang Gui Cheng, director of product, Hisense. “This partnership has put us well ahead of the pack, as it allows us to offer additional value and a mobile experience that is truly unique. It establishes personal relationships with our users, turning them into long-term, loyal and profitable customers. With this partnership we have surpassed more than half a million mobile devices with the Appnext App Discovery widget installed and hope to gain a broader reach in the coming months.”

“The demand for mobile applications is rapidly increasing due to the massive growth in mobile devices in recent years. Delivering a holistic customer experience that includes technology and innovation is a critical factor to business success,” said Elad Natanson, co-founder, Appnext. “We are excited to partner with Hisense to deliver our technology solution, improve content offering and empower their mobile business growth. Mobile operators, handset manufacturers and device distributors can gain competitive advantage and increase customer satisfaction by providing the pre-installed APK/Widget on the device in mass scale to deliver exceptional user experience.

About Appnext

Appnext is a leading monetization and app distribution platform, exclusively dedicated to building great mobile businesses by promoting apps. With a growing community of over 30 thousand developers, Appnext has created a marketplace that connects publishers and advertisers directly and transparently, amplifying their monetization and app distribution efforts. The Appnext self-serve platform operates on a CPI bidding basis, allowing app advertisers to optimize their bids, and hyper target their preferred audience. For more information, visit www.appnext.com or connect with Appnext on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

About Hisense

Hisense, founded in 1969, has grown into a global electronic and information conglomerate. Hisense has been supported by digital multimedia technology, intelligent information systems technology, modern communications technology, green energy refrigeration technology, urban intelligent transportation technology, optical communication technology, medical electronic technology, laser display technology, covering multimedia, home appliances, IT intelligent information systems and modern real estate industry. Around the world, Hisense has production bases in South Africa, Algeria, Egypt, and sales offices in USA, Europe, Australia, Middle East, and Southeastern Asia. Hisense products are exported to over 130 countries and regions around the world. For more information, visit www.hisense.com

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Orit Sharon

Marketing Manager, Appnext

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Jen Warren

Illume Public Relations on behalf of Appnext

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SOURCE Appnext