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Sep 17, 2014, 12:31 ET

Planet Beach Sees Significant Improvement in Loan Success Rate

In the past five years, Planet Beach has improved its Small Business Administration (SBA) loan success rate to 86.67%. Planet Beach attributes this...

Sep 17, 2014, 11:34 ET

Animal Planet explora las criaturas y ecosistemas de México en WILD MEXICO, que estrena el martes, 23 de septiembre

México es un país lleno de espléndidos paisajes y diversos ecosistemas tales como desiertos, selvas húmedas, majestuosas...

Sep 10, 2014, 21:30 ET
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Planet Fitness Partners With NBC's "The Biggest Loser" For 4th Year, Season Premieres September 11, 8p.m.-10p.m. ET

 Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, today announced that for...

Sep 09, 2014, 07:50 ET
Planet Smoothie launches their VEGGIE LOVE smoothies: Just Beet It, 24 Carrot Mango-ld and Lean Green Extreme! This new line of veggie smoothies includes healthy ingredients such as beets, carrots and leafy greens! (PRNewsFoto/Planet Smoothie)

Don't Love Veggies? Drink 'Em in Disguise!

With hectic schedules in full swing, many busy Americans may struggle to eat the recommended 5-7 servings of vegetables a day. Planet Smoothie...

Sep 08, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Planet Bordeaux To Host Third Annual Goldmine Event In New York: "Discover A Goldmine Of Planet Bordeaux Wines"

 Planet Bordeaux, representing Bordeaux and Bordeaux Superieur AOCs, is heading to New York for the third annual Goldmine event on September...

Sep 05, 2014, 08:40 ET

Planet Bingo Responds to Video King's Misinterpretation of Judicial Actions

Recent decisions of Judge Canady in the Ingham County Circuit Court (Case #11-1369-CK) have been put forward in a press release by VKGS, LLC. ...

Sep 04, 2014, 07:47 ET
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Solar Energy Company Greenlight Planet To Present Expert Panel Discussion At SOCAP, The World's Leading Conference On Social Enterprise

 Greenlight Planet—a for-profit solar energy company with a social mission of serving off-grid families in sub-Saharan Africa and South...

Aug 21, 2014, 11:50 ET
Planet Honda continues to offer easy to access, simple to navigate, and well thought information about their many new and used vehicles. (PRNewsFoto/Planet Honda)

Planet Honda's Website Just Got Better

At Planet Honda near Denver, Colo., finding high quality new Honda vehicles is as simple as walking in the door. However, with the brand new Honda...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:15 ET
The 2014 Hyundai Genesis offers as much, if not more than the 2014 BMW 5 series, despite doing so with a longer warranty and a lower price. (PRNewsFoto/Planet Hyundai)

The 2014 Hyundai Genesis offers as much as the competition

When Hyundai wanted to break into the luxury vehicle segment, one of the vehicles it had in its sights was the 2014 BMW 5 series, and with the...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:10 ET
When comparing the 2014 Honda Ridgeline vs the 2014 Nissan Frontier, its easy to see why the Ridgeline is the better choice for day to day needs. (PRNewsFoto/Planet Honda)

Honda's Heavy Hitters Outdo their Closest Competition

Shopping for a car can be a stressful time, full of either too much or too little information, vague places to start researching and comparing, or...

Aug 21, 2014, 08:28 ET
Hyundai provides zombie fans a real treat with the all new 2014 Hyundai Walking Dead Special Edition Tucson, now available at Planet Hyundai (PRNewsFoto/Planet Hyundai)

Planet Hyundai shambles in with the 2014 Hyundai Walking Dead Special Edition Tucson

Hyundai continues to live on the edge, especially with the debut of the new 2014 Hyundai Walking Dead Special Edition Tucson, now available at...

Aug 12, 2014, 08:00 ET

Animal Planet revive gigantes en el estreno mundial de la serie REDWOOD KINGS

Este verano, Animal Planet combina la majestuosidad de la naturaleza con la creatividad y destreza de una familia asombrosa en la nueva serie...

Aug 08, 2014, 15:23 ET
Molly McKinnon and Gary Vallaincourt from Ice Lake Rebels. (PRNewsFoto/Animal Planet)

La serie ICE LAKE REBELS de Animal Planet explora una vida sin reglas

 En el Viejo Oeste, no todos los pueblos renegados desaparecieron. En los territorios del noroeste canadiense queda un solitario lago congelado...

Jul 30, 2014, 12:25 ET
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Planet Bordeaux Welcomes Top Sommelier Michael Madrigale As Ambassador To The U.S.

Planet Bordeaux, representing Bordeaux and Bordeaux Supérieur AOCs, has announced Michael Madrigale as their ambassador in the United States....

Jul 15, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Planet Beauty & EC Gallery Host Collaborative VIP Beverly Hills Opening

 Planet Beauty and Exclusive Collections Gallery (EC Gallery) have just arrived on the famed beauty and style scene in Beverly Hills....

Jul 11, 2014, 18:06 ET
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Essay Planet Writing Service Launches New Website, Offers Discount on First Order

Essay Planet, a company that offers affordable and professional essay writing services for high school to Ph.D students, recently announced the...

Jul 09, 2014, 10:08 ET
Hundreds of Lawn Care And Landscape Professionals Donate Their Services To Care For The Grounds Of Historic Arlington National Cemetery On July 28 -- PLANET/Philippe Nobile Photography.

Hundreds of Lawn Care And Landscape Professionals Donate Their Services To Care For The Grounds Of Historic Arlington National Cemetery On July 28

Hundreds of lawn and landscape industry professionals will volunteer at Arlington National Cemetery to beautify and improve more than one quarter...

Jul 07, 2014, 13:32 ET

New "Back To School" Product Called TRONS, launched by Label Planet Ltd July 2014

Sometimes the biggest solutions come from smaller companies developing their own products for their customers. From first idea to finished product...

Jul 01, 2014, 13:31 ET
In the new year, the 2015 Hyundai Sonata receives a host of upgrades in both the exterior and interior. (PRNewsFoto/Planet Hyundai)

The newly redesigned 2015 Hyundai Sonata arrives in Denver

With the 2015 Hyundai Sonata coming to lots in Denver, Colo., Planet Hyundai is preparing for the full redesigned mid-sized sedan to arrive. The...

Jun 19, 2014, 08:30 ET

Planet Fitness Opens New Club in Tyler, TX.

 Planet Fitness is proud to announce the grand opening of a new club in Tyler, at 2747 East 5th Street, at Loop 323. The club officially...