is a company that disseminates full-text news releases
from thousands of companies and organizations worldwide to news media
, financial markets, disclosure
systems, investors, information web sites, databases and other audiences. The company distributes news via its own patented electronic network, NX, developed by its in-house tech team using XML
. It also has carriage agreements with major news agencies, including the Associated Press
, Agence France-Presse
, Dow Jones
, Thomson One, and some 60 regional news agencies
to deliver content directly into their newsroom editorial systems. It was the first service of its type to put its clients' news online, launching the company's website in May 1995.
Business Wire provides direct news feeds along with photo posting to Yahoo!
Finance and other information web sites. It offers preset and fully customized RSS
news feeds upon registration (which is free). In 2007, the company added social media networking "tags" to news releases for services including Digg, del.icio.us, Newsvine and Reddit. The company's EON: Enhanced Online News service provides a platform for news announcements utilizing a variety of Web 2.0
technologies, with search engine optimization
features, social media tags to encourage online sharing of news, and interactive multimedia.
Working with stock markets and regulatory authorities, Business Wire is an authorized disclosure vehicle in the US and Canada (with news... Read More