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Jan 23, 2015, 08:17 ET
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Greenlight Planet Launches Sun King™ Eco Easy Buy In Kenya Powered By Angaza Design

Greenlight Planet has launched the Sun King™ Eco Easy Buy, an innovative pay-as-you-go platform that enables customers to purchase Sun...

Jan 20, 2015, 08:35 ET

Planet Fitness Welcomes Danni Allen, Season 14 Winner of NBC's The Biggest Loser®

 Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices with memberships for only...

Jan 07, 2015, 17:20 ET

Planet Fitness' First International Location Officially Opens in Toronto

"Judgement Free" Philosophy and Affordable Prices a Winning Formula for Canadians TORONTO, Jan. 7, 2015 /CNW/ - The newly-opened Planet Fitness...

Jan 06, 2015, 08:40 ET

Planet Fitness Celebrates Grand Opening in Portage With The Biggest Loser® Danni Allen

Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, is celebrating the opening of...

Jan 02, 2015, 09:07 ET
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Planet Fitness Announces National New Year's Sale

 Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, is making gym memberships...

Dec 19, 2014, 09:07 ET
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Planet Fitness Rings In The New Year As The Official Fitness Sponsor Of Times Square's New Year's Eve Celebration

Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, is joining the biggest party of...

Dec 17, 2014, 09:47 ET
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Planet Fitness And Its Franchisees Donate $100,000 To Make-A-Wish® This Holiday Season

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

Dec 17, 2014, 09:00 ET

Green Planet Hydrogen Generator Proves Less is More in a Big Way - Saves $Billions

  In early October, Green Planet Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GNPG) announced the outstanding results of dynamometer testing of its AAQIS...

Dec 09, 2014, 08:45 ET

Planet Fitness Announces $1,000,000 Expansion of Burton, MI., Club

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

Dec 04, 2014, 08:30 ET

Planet Fitness To Open First Club in Tomball, Texas

 Planet Fitness, the nation's leading franchisor of low-price/high-value gyms, announced the grand opening of a new club in Tomball at 27830...

Dec 01, 2014, 08:45 ET

Nebraska Court Finds VKGS Has Taken Inconsistent Positions in Planet Bingo Lawsuit

 Planet Bingo, LLC previously issued a press release commenting on decisions made in litigation involving Planet Bingo and VKGS, LLC, d/b/a...

Nov 20, 2014, 09:00 ET

Green Planet Group Continues Financial Turnaround

 Green Planet Group, Inc. (OTC PINK: GNPG), an emerging leader in green technology, has filed financial statements for the six months,...

Nov 20, 2014, 07:35 ET

Preppy Planet LLC Announces Launch Of New Website & Strategic Expansion

Preppy Planet LLC makes major news today as they announce plans for major expansion into the Japanese market as well as other international...

Nov 11, 2014, 08:30 ET

Planet Fitness to Open in Portage, Join Now for $1 and Use the Kalamazoo Club for Free Through December

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

Nov 10, 2014, 08:45 ET

Planet Fitness To Open First Club in Humble, Texas

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

Nov 06, 2014, 16:15 ET
Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino headliner Britney Spears is presented with Key to the City of Las Vegas' iconic Strip (PRNewsFoto/Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino)

Additional Dates For "Britney: Piece Of Me" Announced As Las Vegas' Biggest Star Of The Year, Britney Spears, Is Celebrated With The Key To The City Of Las Vegas' Iconic Strip On Wednesday, November 5

Solidifying her title as Las Vegas's biggest star of the year with an elaborate event at The LINQ Promenade, tonight Planet Hollywood Resort &...

Oct 28, 2014, 09:07 ET
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Planet Fitness Puts Members' Stories in the Spotlight with "Planet of Triumphs"

 Planet Fitness is known for its Judgement®  Free Zone where members have a welcoming, non-intimidating environment to achieve...

Oct 22, 2014, 08:15 ET
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Planet Fitness Announces Company's First International Expansion Into Canada

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

Oct 22, 2014, 08:15 ET

Planet Fitness Announces Company's First International Expansion into Canada

Fastest growing full-size health club in the U.S. brings high-quality "Judgement Free" health clubs to Toronto for only $10 a month NEWINGTON, NH,...

Oct 21, 2014, 10:30 ET
Planet Fitness to Open New White Plains Location

Planet Fitness To Open New Location in White Plains, NY

 PFNY, LLC, the largest franchisee of Planet Fitness, the New Hampshire based Franchisor who pioneered the high-value/low cost fitness...