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Aug 27, 2015, 10:15 ET

2016 Baker Motor Company Charleston Fashion Week® Launches Annual Emerging Designer Competition

 Baker Motor Company Charleston Fashion Week® (CFW), one of the leading fashion weeks in the U.S., is launching its annual Emerging...

Aug 25, 2015, 11:04 ET
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Greater Boston Housing Market Sees Steady Gains In Sales, Prices During July

The residential real estate market in Greater Boston saw near record levels of activity last month as a strong local labor market, low mortgage...

Aug 24, 2015, 10:00 ET

LA Dodgers Accelerator Announces Program Companies

 The Los Angeles Dodgers and R/GA are pleased to announce the 10 companies selected for the first-ever LA Dodgers Accelerator program. The...

Aug 24, 2015, 09:00 ET
Jack Link's(R), known for meat snacks that help feed your wild side, has a new, bold flavor to tantalize your taste buds and "pork" up your snacking adventures: Korean BBQ Pork Flame-Grilled Jerky. Now you can enjoy this sweet and spicy cuisine without firing up your grill.

Jack Link's® Plays With Fire: Introduces New, Flame-Grilled Korean BBQ Pork Jerky

 Jack Link's®, known for meat snacks that help feed your wild side, has a new, bold flavor to tantalize your taste buds and "pork" up your...

Aug 20, 2015, 17:15 ET

The Secchia Family of Grand Rapids and Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation Partner on Documentary Film

The definition of Presidential character was personified in the 38th president, and a new documentary film, commissioned by the Peter F. Secchia...

Aug 20, 2015, 09:00 ET

Toys"R"Us® Raises Nearly $2.2 Million During Nationwide Campaign Benefiting Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation™

 Toys"R"Us® today announced that through Toys"R"Us and Babies"R"Us® in-store and online customer donations, the company raised...

Aug 19, 2015, 10:00 ET
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New Truvia® Brown Sugar Blend satisfies Canadians' sweet cravings with fewer calories

With more and more Canadians looking for ways to reduce their sugar intake, new Truvia® Brown Sugar Blend is sure to be a tasty addition to...

Aug 19, 2015, 08:00 ET

Nick Lachey Lends His Support For The 2015 Edition Of The Toys"R"Us Toy Guide for Differently-Abled Kids®

Toys"R"Us® today announced the release of the 2015 Toys"R"Us Toy Guide for Differently-Abled Kids®, an easy-to-use toy selection resource...

Aug 18, 2015, 08:00 ET
Second Annual Wrinkle Ranking Reveals the Underlying Factors that Contribute to Aging Skin

Sunshine, Smog and Stress: RoC® Skincare Reveals The Most Wrinkle-Prone States In America

 In a continued effort to help consumers better understand aging skin, RoC® Skincare, an anti-aging pioneer, has partnered with...

Aug 17, 2015, 10:00 ET

Craving Crusher® Picked Up By Industry Leading Select Nutrition, A Division Of United Health Foods Inc., For National Distribution

 Craving Crusher ® has accomplished a major milestone in the natural foods and health-conscious industry.  This unique product...

Aug 17, 2015, 06:00 ET

Scheme by Steel Partners to Destroy Business of Point Blank Solutions Revealed in Investigation by Jeffrey R. Brooks

Jeffrey R. Brooks filed Saturday, by and through his counsel Christopher D. Loizides of Loizides, P.A., his Memorandum of Law in Opposition to SS...

Aug 12, 2015, 06:00 ET

Toys"R"Us® To Debut Toys Based On New Series, DreamWorks Animation's DINOTRUX, Premiering This Week On Netflix®

 Toys"R"Us® will be the first retailer to debut toys this fall based on DreamWorks Animation's upcoming Netflix...

Aug 11, 2015, 08:40 ET

TORQ® Tool Company Redefines the Automotive Market with New TORQ®22D Polisher

 TORQ® Tool Company announced today the launch of yet another streamlined machine polisher, the premium TORQ®22D Random Orbital...

Aug 05, 2015, 15:06 ET
LEGOLAND(R) Florida Resort has entered into an exclusive partnership with Travelex, the world's leading independent foreign exchange business, to list the resort's official currency, LEGOLAND(R) Dollars, on Travelex's currency exchange boards at 55  participating Travelex locations. LEGOLAND Florida Resort dollars will be available in five and 10 dollar increments at Travelex locations in Atlanta, Boca Raton, Dallas, DC, Fort Myers, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Orlando, Palm Beach, Philadelphia, and Tampa.

LEGOLAND® Florida Resort Becomes First Theme Park to Have Official Currency Listed on an Exchange Board

 LEGOLAND® Florida Resort has entered into an exclusive partnership with Travelex, the world's leading independent foreign exchange...

Aug 04, 2015, 06:03 ET
Toys"R"Us Announces Worldwide Midnight Opening Events in Celebration of the Debut of New Star Wars Saga Toys on Force Friday, September 4

Toys"R"Us® To Launch New Star Wars™ Saga Products With Midnight Opening Events Worldwide

Toys"R"Us® is going into hyperdrive and preparing an out-of-this-galaxy, global celebration for the upcoming debut of toys based on the next...

Jul 30, 2015, 15:09 ET
Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academy Now Open in New Port Richey, Fla.

Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academy In New Port Richey, Fla., To Hold Ribbon Cutting Ceremony And Open House July 31

 Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academies, a national early childhood education franchise with three decades of experience, is open and accepting...

Jul 30, 2015, 10:51 ET
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Compromiso, Control y Conocimiento: factores clave para el éxito de De-Risking: LexisNexis® Risk Solutions

Si bien es cierto que la dinámica que ha presentado el sector financiero en los últimos años a consecuencia de la globalización...

Jul 30, 2015, 09:00 ET

Lea(R)n closes over $800K seed round from national edtech investors

 Lea(R)n, creator of the award-winning online resource for educators, LearnTrials, today announced the firm has closed a seed round of over...

Jul 29, 2015, 10:55 ET
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El Lavado de Dinero, un gran problema para Latinoamérica, representa un 7% del PIB (Producto Interno Bruto) para la región, $400 mil millones de dólares al año.

Latinoamérica, es una región que hoy en día sufre de graves problemas relacionados con el tema de Lavado de Dinero. El...

Jul 29, 2015, 09:03 ET
Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academies have begun fall enrollment at their nearly 160 schools nationwide. With a nationally awarded curriculum, Kids 'R' Kids provides early education and care for children from six weeks through 12 years of age.

Five Essential Tips To Prepare Kids To Go Back To School

As the long days of summer begin to fade, children and parents are beginning to think about the start of a new school year. Kids 'R' Kids Learning...