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RICHMOND, Va., Dec. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV) announced today the release of its 2021 Sustainability Report. "At Universal, sustainability has long been part of how we conduct business. We are committed to disclosing our operational activities as well as our sustainability performance consistently and in a transparent manner," said George C. Freeman III, Universal's Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer. "We are excited about our sustainability goals and targets outlined in this report and will continue to build upon our global programs to reinforce the sustainability of our supply chains."  

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ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Quantum Economic Development Consortium (QED-C), managed by SRI International, has launched a publicly available Quantum Marketplace that highlights providers of quantum technology and services and connects them with customers and partners. The Marketplace aims to help those with quantum-related technology needs to find suppliers, customers and partners. Since launching early this year for QED-C members, the marketplace has already made connections across the quantum industry.

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Westmoreland County’s EMS has had quite a year.  Despite the pandemic, which caused the department to rewrite entire textbooks of how to condu…

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ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Quantum Economic Development Consortium (QED-C) announced today the public availability of an open-source suite of application-oriented performance benchmark programs for quantum computing. This suite of quantum computing benchmarking tools was developed by the QED-C Standards and Performance Metrics Technical Advisory Committee (Standards TAC) and is the result of a multi-year collaborative effort by QED-C member companies involved with the development of quantum computing technologies.

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ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Quantum Economic Development Consortium (QED-C) recently released an assessment based on a survey of U.S. quantum businesses outlining the diversity of jobs in the quantum industry requiring various skills and education levels. The study provides guidance to educators, policy makers and students to help grow a quantum-ready workforce. The analysis identified skills, several of which are not quantum-specific, relevant for multiple jobs.