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Legacy Republic Launches to Create Micro-Entrepreneurs With Mission to Save America’s 2 Billion Video and Photo Album Memories
Legacy Republic Launches to Create Micro-Entrepreneurs With Mission to Save America’s 2 Billion Video and Photo Album Memories
10/1/2014 2:57:48 PM
Today Legacy Republic is launching to create the first mission-driven marketplace that connects communities through the preservation of their memories. In an effort to save over two billion home videos and photo albums from degradation, destruction and loss, Legacy Republic will provide all the tools and training for candidates looking to supplement their income with …
National Interior Design Company, Lita Dirks & Co., Named A Finalist in the Denver MAME Awards
National Interior Design Company, Lita Dirks & Co., Named A Finalist in the Denver MAME Awards
10/1/2014 2:34:16 PM
Denver-based interior design and model merchandising company , Lita Dirks & Co. and their client, Parkwood Homes, recently were named as a finalist in the Best Interior Merchandising of a Model , Attached Home over 1,500 square feet category in the 2014 Denver Marketing and Merchandising Excellence (MAME) Awards. The Denver MAME awards highlight the top performers in …
IndoTeak Design Announces Cinta Reclaimed Teak Wood Tile
9/30/2014 5:00:00 PM
IndoTeak Design , a leading manufacturer and design company in the recycled teak wood industry, announces it’s new collection, Cinta. The Cinta Collection is a groundbreaking teak wood tile, offered up in a vast array of designs that a customer can pick and choose and even design their own style.Cinta, means “love” in Indonesian, and with this new line of teak wood …
SAMSUNG Introduces Industry’s First Self-Contained Step Dimming LED Tube at NECA 2014
9/29/2014 6:44:04 PM
Samsung Electronics America, Inc. today introduced the industry’s first AC Direct step-dimming LED linear replacement for T8 and T12 fluorescent tubes at the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) Convention 2014. Designed for use in commercial environments, the new LED Tube (L-Tube) offers an alternative to traditional fluorescent lamps to maximize energy …
Q2 Global Foodservice Consumer Spending Gets Boost from Higher Eater Checks While Overall Visits Reflect Each Country’s Mood
Q2 Global Foodservice Consumer Spending Gets Boost from Higher Eater Checks While Overall Visits Reflect Each Country’s Mood
9/29/2014 1:27:50 PM
Higher eater checks at foodservice outlets around the globe in the second calendar quarter of 2014 helped to increase overall consumer spending in every country except Spain and Italy, reports The NPD Group , a leading global information company. Foodservice traffic results for the quarter were mixed and reflected each country’s economy, consumer confidence level, or other …
Thank You Cards by Palmer Street Press Become Amazon Bestsellers
Thank You Cards by Palmer Street Press Become Amazon Bestsellers
9/25/2014 9:53:00 AM
Palmer Street Press, a small greeting card design startup based in New York, has announced that their Watercolor Flower Burst Thank You Cards have become an Amazon Bestseller as of September 24th, 2014. “Although we opened the doors of Palmer Stress Press only a few weeks ago, we’re proud to announce that a line of our designs has become one of the top bestselling greeting …
Flying Needle Acupuncture Celebrates Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Day On October 24th
9/19/2014 12:52:57 PM
Daly City, CA (October 24, 2014): Flying Needle Acupuncture is proudly celebrating Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AOM) Day On October 24, 2014. This national day of observance, is recognized by the thousands of licensed acupuncturists since its inception in 2002. In honor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Day, Flying Needle Acupuncture is offering a FREE 20 Minute …
MyWear™ from vPersonalize.com, a design-your-own apparel and accessory provider, enjoys success with professional designers
MyWear™ from vPersonalize.com, a design-your-own apparel and accessory provider, enjoys success with professional designers
9/18/2014 12:58:08 PM
MyWear™ delivers fully personalized wearable fashion, made unique by each individual within the vPersonalize.com user experience. Professional designers are now turning to vPersonalize.com to create their own unique lines of apparel and accessories under their own labels.  “The freedom and control we provide online allows fashion designers the opportunity to experiment and …
Gartner Says Worldwide Smartwatch and Wristband Market Is Poised for Take Off
9/17/2014 11:39:38 AM
As smartphone vendors and component suppliers continue to expand into the wearables market, Gartner, Inc. predicts that by 2016 smartwatches will comprise about 40 percent of consumer wristworn devices. Gartner said that seven out of the top 10 smartphone vendors have entered the wearables market to date or are about to ship a first product, while a year ago only two vendors …
Do Good Have Fun™ Affirms “Best Compact Car Phone Mount for Apple iPhone 6“
Do Good Have Fun™ Affirms “Best Compact Car Phone Mount for Apple iPhone 6“
9/15/2014 11:45:27 AM
The Do Good Have Fun™ compact car phone mount has continually received rave reviews by consumers who praise it for its ultra-small form factor and ability to handle a wide variety of smartphones; various heights, widths and depths. The company’s mobile phone car mount has also come to be one of Amazon’s longest selling universal compact car phone mounts as it has time and …
San Antonio Locksmith Greatly Values Supporting the Local Community
9/15/2014 6:00:00 AM
Texas Premier Locksmith in San Antonio is a home grown full service locksmith company. They opened their first location in Austin in 2008 and have rapidly expanded to service nine Texas cities and metro areas. The key to their success is their deep commitment to Main Street, Texas and to the people in the communities they serve.  “We are very civic minded,” said owner Yair …
‘Oldies’ get in on app action
‘Oldies’ get in on app action
9/14/2014 11:09:07 PM
A Brisbane couple prove entrepreneurial spirit is not limited by age after giving up a comfy retirement to develop a safety app. How do a retired truck driver and police admin officer become app developers? The idea for their safety app - Guardian Duress Alert - was developed after a conversation around the dining table about how unsafe the world is. Michael said they …
Electrolux leads Household Durables in Dow Jones Sustainability Indices
9/12/2014 5:28:09 PM
Electrolux has been included in the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for 2014, and retained its position as Industry Leader in the Household Durables category for the eighth consecutive year. In this annual assessment, published by RobecoSAM, Electrolux was also included in DJSI Europe. “Sustainability is an integral part of the Electrolux …
Avon Withdraws from U.S. DSA
9/12/2014 5:25:23 PM
Avon has made the decision to withdraw from the U.S. DSA based on our belief that in the U.S., the DSA is not advocating effectively for Avon and our Representatives. We are committed to direct selling in the U.S. and markets around the world. Avon’s number one priority is supporting our 6 million Representatives worldwide. We succeed when they succeed. To view a letter from …
Toys“R”Us® Lifts The Curtain On 2014 Holiday Season
9/12/2014 4:30:16 PM
During a Special Preview Event, Hank Mullany, President, Toys“R”Us, U.S., Shares the Significant Steps Taken to Prepare for the Months Ahead; Company Announces Launch of New Rewards“R”Us Loyalty Program, Introduces Free Online Layaway, Plus “Here’s What’s Hot” and “Gift Express” Shops; The World’s Leading Dedicated Toy Retailer Focused on Making Gifting Easy for Shoppers, …
Apple Unveils Apple Watch—Apple’s Most Personal Device Ever
Apple Unveils Apple Watch—Apple’s Most Personal Device Ever
9/9/2014 3:08:02 PM
Apple® today unveiled Apple Watch™—its most personal device ever—featuring revolutionary new technologies and a pioneering user interface with a beautiful design that honors the rich tradition of precision watchmaking. Apple Watch introduces a specially designed and engineered Digital Crown that provides an innovative way to scroll, zoom and navigate. The Digital Crown is …
Gartner Says a Typical Family Home Could Contain More Than 500 Smart Devices by 2022
9/8/2014 9:25:10 PM
The falling cost of adding sensing and communications to consumer products will mean that a typical family home, in a mature affluent market, could contain several hundred smart objects by 2022, according to Gartner, Inc. Gartner said that the smart home will be an area of dramatic evolution over the next decade and will offer many innovative digital business opportunities to …
Natural Refrigerants Make Commercial Sense, Carrier Study Says
9/8/2014 2:27:18 PM
Almost two-thirds of large supermarkets surveyed in northern and western European countries now use natural refrigerants in their stores, according to a new report issued by Carrier Commercial Refrigeration, Europe. The research finds that this trend is being driven by industrywide sustainability policies that are outpacing EU legislation. The study, developed in partnership …
Electrolux to acquire GE Appliances
Electrolux to acquire GE Appliances
9/8/2014 8:33:51 AM
The acquisition enhances Electrolux’s position as a global player in home appliances, offering an unparalleled opportunity to invest in innovation and growth, which will benefit consumers, retailers, employees and shareholders. Highlights Attractive strategic fit in North America. Significant synergies, primarily in sourcing and operations. Cash consideration of USD …
Dow Corning to Showcase Innovative and High-Performance LED Lighting Solutions at Light India
9/5/2014 12:14:13 PM
Dow Corning’s authorized distributor in India, Kevin Electrochem, will showcase Dow Corning’s innovative and high-performance silicon-based solutions for LED lighting at Light India  from September 18 to 21st 2014 in New Delhi. Visit our Booth No. C 28 in Hall -10 and learn more about silicones and how silicones can help you in lighting applications. Dow Corning experts …