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Fireworks fill the sky above SLS Las Vegas prior to Saturday’s midnight opening. (PRNewsFoto/SLS Las Vegas)

SLS Las Vegas Opens Doors Bringing New Life To The North End Of The Las Vegas Strip

 SLS Las Vegas, the culmination of a years-long, $415 million dollar renovation of the legendary Sahara, opened its doors today welcoming the...

Aug 22, 2014, 19:24 ET

How to Sell Tobacco Products Responsibly

 Managing a small business is always a challenge, so it's only natural for enterprising owners of facilities like convenience stores, car...

Aug 22, 2014, 07:00 ET
Hospitality group sbe opens new luxury resort SLS Las Vegas, Aug. 23, 2014 (PRNewsFoto/SLS Las Vegas)

SLS Las Vegas Debuts As First Major Las Vegas Resort Opening In Several Years

 After years in the making, SLS Las Vegas, the lifestyle-driven resort by global hospitality leader sbe, will open its doors at midnight as the...

Aug 21, 2014, 07:00 ET
La Caille Hosts the Best Brunch in Salt Lake City (PRNewsFoto/La Caille)

La Caille Hosts the Best Brunch in Salt Lake City

 La Caille is proud to host the best brunch in Salt Lake City. The brunch takes place on both Saturdays and Sundays starting at 10:00 a.m. La...

Aug 20, 2014, 07:00 ET
La Caille Wins Fine Dining Award for Best French Restaurant in Salt Lake City. (PRNewsFoto/La Caille)

La Caille Wins Fine Dining Award for Best French Restaurant in Salt Lake City

La Caille is proud to accept the KSL Award for Best French Restaurant. Salt Lake City based La Caille has been a French cuisine leader in Utah for...

Aug 19, 2014, 18:48 ET

A Close Look at Energy Drinks from LA Top Distributor

The energy drink is quickly becoming one of the most popular of all convenience store items customers' purchased, next to tobacco products, snack...

Aug 19, 2014, 16:10 ET

La-Z-Boy Reports Fiscal 2015 First-Quarter Results; Increases Share Purchase Authorization

La-Z-Boy Incorporated (NYSE: LZB) today reported its operating results for the fiscal 2015 first quarter ended July 26, 2014. Fiscal 2015...

Aug 19, 2014, 13:55 ET
After his 12th place finish at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres, Ray Jr. headed directly for southern Virginia where he tested a NCWTS truck at the "Virginia International Raceway" road course. (PRNewsFoto/La Cite de Mirabel inc)

Ray Junior Courtemanche In NASCAR Camping World Series at Canadian Motorsport Park

The La Cité Mirabel / Blackshape Aircraft team is proud to announce that Montreal-based driver Ray Courtemanche Jr. will drive the No 07 SS...

Aug 19, 2014, 12:53 ET

Ray Junior Courtemanche In NASCAR Camping World Series at Canadian Motorsport Park

The La Cité Mirabel / Blackshape Aircraft team is proud to announce that Montreal-based driver Ray Courtemanche Jr. will drive the No 07...

Aug 14, 2014, 12:59 ET

The 2014 Strategic North American Top 100 List Released by CG/LA Infrastructure

CG/LA Infrastructure Inc., a global market maker specializing in strategic infrastructure project identification, yesterday released the Strategic...

Aug 13, 2014, 06:00 ET
Las Vegas Celebrates Mexican Independence Day (PRNewsFoto/LVCVA)

Las Vegas Celebrates Mexican Independence Day With Renowned Latin Performers And Festivities

 No other destination in the U.S. celebrates Mexican Independence Day quite like Las Vegas, and this year's festivities will bring unparalleled...

Aug 13, 2014, 06:00 ET
Las Vegas Celebrates Mexican Independence Day (PRNewsFoto/LVCVA)

Las Vegas celebra la Independencia de México con fiestas y reconocidos artistas latinoamericanos

Ningún otro destino en los Estados Unidos celebra el Día de la Independencia de México como Las Vegas, y los festejos de este...

Aug 12, 2014, 16:05 ET

La Quinta Holdings Continues International Expansion

 La Quinta Holdings Inc. (NYSE: LQ) ("La Quinta" or the "Company"), owner, operator and franchisor of La Quinta Inns & Suites hotels,...

Aug 12, 2014, 16:01 ET

La Quinta Holdings Reports Strong Second Quarter 2014 Results

 La Quinta Holdings Inc. (NYSE: LQ) today reported its second quarter 2014 results on a pro forma basis, giving effect to La Quinta's initial...

Aug 08, 2014, 15:17 ET

3 Ways for Convenience Store Owners to Maximize Profits

 Convenience store owners have to compete and succeed within a challenging business model. They must simultaneously provide a diverse range of...

Aug 07, 2014, 16:10 ET

La-Z-Boy Announces Fiscal 2015 First-Quarter Conference Call

 La-Z-Boy Incorporated (NYSE: LZB) will report its fiscal 2015 first-quarter operating results after the close of trading on the New York Stock...

Aug 07, 2014, 11:00 ET
NESTLE LA LECHERA(R) AND MEXICAN CHEF PATI JINICH JOIN FORCES TO INSPIRE LATINA MOMS TO CREATE RECIPES FOR EVERYDAY HAPPINESS (PRNewsFoto/NESTLE LA LECHERA)

NESTLÉ® LA LECHERA® And Mexican Chef Pati Jinich Join Forces To Inspire Latina Moms To Create Recipes For Everyday Happiness

 NESTLÉ® LA LECHERA® Sweetened Condensed Milk and lauded Chef Pati Jinich, host of the PBS show Pati's Mexican Table and author...

Aug 07, 2014, 11:00 ET
NESTLE LA LECHERA(R) AND MEXICAN CHEF PATI JINICH JOIN FORCES TO INSPIRE LATINA MOMS TO CREATE RECIPES FOR EVERYDAY HAPPINESS (PRNewsFoto/NESTLE LA LECHERA)

NESTLÉ® LA LECHERA® y chef Mexicana Pati Jinich unen esfuerzos para inspirar a mamás Latinas a crear recetas para la felicidad a diario

NESTLÉ® LA LECHERA® Leche Condensada Azucarada y la reconocida chef mexicana Pati Jinich, conductora del programa Pati's...

Aug 06, 2014, 11:00 ET

LA Fitness Opens First Club In Bronx

 LA Fitness is pleased to announce that its new club in the Bronx, a 43,000 square foot facility located in the Atrium at the Hutchinson Metro...

Aug 06, 2014, 10:42 ET