John Oliver Gets Local Car Dealer To Produce ‘Unhinged’ Ad And It’s… Um… Wow

John Oliver was disappointed to learn that some local auto dealers have been making ads based on the same scripts from a single company rather than doing their own original spots. That, he said, is “a real shame, because at their best, local car ads should be unique and completely unhinged ― not franchised out, … Read more

Cellibre Raises $11.5 mln To Produce Pharmaceutical-Grade Cannabinoids Using Fermentation

Cellibre, a biotech startup based in San Diego, has secured $11.5 million in Series A funding to scale its proprietary cell technology to produce high-quality cannabinoid products. The funding round was led by Merida Capital Holdings with participation from Scott Gordon, Flatiron Venture Partners, L2V, Entourage Effect Capital, and Delta Emerald Ventures. Mina Mishrikey, Senior … Read more

How to store fall and winter produce: apples, broccoli, potatoes and more

While we most often celebrate the bounty of produce that is summer, there are a lot of fall and winter fruits and vegetables to love as well. Once warm-weather favorites, such as peaches, tomatoes and corn, are on their way out, we’re greeted with a colorful array of pears, apples, winter squash and greens, plus … Read more

Will Packer Set To Produce 94th Academy Awards – Deadline

Deadline Will Packer has been named Producer of the 94th Annual Academy Awards, set for March 27. This will be the first Oscar show to be produced by Packer, a prolific producer of numerous films and TV projects including Straight Outta Compton, Ride Along, Girls Trip, the Think Like a Man films and the television remake of Roots, for … Read more

The Nacelle Company & Paul Frank Partner To Develop & Produce TV Series – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: The Nacelle Company (The Toys That Made Us) has partnered with Paul Frank via owner Futurity Brands to develop and produce a TV show, centered on its characters. Paul Frank is a beloved SoCal brand founded in Huntington Beach in 1995 by the American cartoonist, artist and fashion designer of the same name. It’s best … Read more

How S’pore agtech startup Urban Tiller delivers freshly harvested produce

At the peak of the Covid-19 pandemic, the panic buying phenomenon had highlighted the need for long-term food security in Singapore. As such, the Singapore government aims to produce 30 per cent of the country’s nutritional needs by 2030, as a buffer from supply disruptions. This resulted in the emergence of more small farms in … Read more