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MINI Launches Countryman With Impressive Safety Features
1/14/2015 7:19:18 PM
Irvine MINI is excited to confirm, MINI has announced that the MINI Countryman delivers impressive safety features. The real key to driver safety? Avoiding accidents altogether. That’s why MINI’s world-famous handling and numerous Active Safety features help you steer clear of hazards and less nimble or distracted drivers.   ·      The IIHS awarded the 2014 MINI Countryman …
BMW Aims to Boost Luxury Image 6-Series Sedans
1/14/2015 6:43:11 PM
Irvine BMW is excited to confirm, BMW has revealed a slew of major upgrades for its fast and luxurious 6-series sedans at the Detroit Auto Show.   ·      BMW showed off coupe, convertible and gran coupe versions of 6-series cars, hitting the showroom in 2015. ·      The 650i Coupe and Gran Coupe four-door will be powered by a 445-horsepower, 4.4-liter turbocharged …
Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH to Open Store in Stamford, CT
1/14/2015 11:16:37 AM
Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH today announced plans to  open a new store location at Stamford Town Center in Stamford, Connecticut, in June 2015. The 56,259 square foot store will align with the new Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH aesthetic, featuring an open and modern modular layout in an easy to shop format. The store will be the second Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH in Connecticut. “We …
Burberry Prorsum Menswear Autumn/Winter 2015 Show
1/14/2015 11:14:49 AM
Burberry today showed its Prorsum Menswear Autumn/Winter 2015 collection live from London’s Kensington Gardens, with a live performance from British singer-songwriter Clare Maguire, accompanied by London Contemporary Voices, The Langley Sisters and her band. Guests at the show included the current faces of the brand’s Spring/Summer 2015 campaign Jourdan Dunn and George …
Cosmetagora 2015: BASF presents trend-driven skin and color care solutions inspired by life
1/14/2015 11:08:46 AM
Having a clear insight into consumers’ needs and anticipating future trends are crucial for creating successful personal care products. At this year’s Cosmetagora exhibition, BASF showcases two new personal care solutions inspired by life: the anti-aging face care concept “Beautiful Faces” and “Color Trends 2016” – a trend-driven collection of effect pigments (booth 120-121). …
WeddingWire Names Nation’s Top-Reviewed Wedding Vendors in Couples’ Choice Award® 2015
1/14/2015 9:37:07 AM
CHEVY CHASE, MD – January 14, 2015 - WeddingWire, the nation’s leading online wedding marketplace, has officially named the winners of its much-anticipated annual Couples’ Choice Awards® 2015. The esteemed list highlights the nation’s top local wedding vendors in more than 20 service categories, from wedding venues to wedding photographers. These winners represent the top …
Thinking About Buying A House In 2015? For Expats, The Signs Are Good
1/13/2015 5:03:40 PM
Expats paid in US dollars and currencies linked to the US dollar are sitting pretty when it comes to planning their 2015 property purchases in the UK and Europe. Over the last 12 months, as the US economy has recovered and the Eurozone slumped, currencies have moved to reflect these changes. For many Middle Eastern and Far Eastern based expats in centres such as the Gulf, …
Spartan Race Partners with Whole Foods Market
Spartan Race Partners with Whole Foods Market
1/13/2015 1:37:36 PM
Spartan Race, the world’s premier obstacle race company, announced today that it is partnering with Whole Foods Market, the world’s leading natural and organic foods supermarket, on its Spartan Race “Food of the Day” platform in early 2015. Connecting Spartan’s health-focused community with Whole Foods Market’s experts on food selection and preparation, Spartan Race’s “Food …
Tesco becomes first UK retailer to launch a Google Glass enabled service
Tesco becomes first UK retailer to launch a Google Glass enabled service
1/13/2015 12:35:57 PM
Tesco has become the first retailer to launch a customer Glass enabled service with a basic version of its shopping app now available for users of the wearable device. The Glassware has been developed by Tesco Labs, which experiments with disruptive technologies that have the potential to change the way customers shop. The Tesco Grocery Glassware lets you browse goods, view …
Bilingualism changes children’s beliefs
1/13/2015 12:33:01 PM
Most young children are essentialists: They believe that human and animal characteristics are innate. That kind of reasoning can lead them to think that traits like native language and clothing preference are intrinsic rather than acquired. But a new study from Concordia University suggests that certain bilingual kids are more likely to understand that it’s what one learns, …
Hilton Invites the World to Play
Hilton Invites the World to Play
1/13/2015 12:30:48 PM
Unused vacation time. Extended workdays. Forgotten holidays. Year after year and in headline after headline, it’s becoming more apparent: the world has lost its passion to play. Today Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) embarks on a mission to excite and inspire the world to play again with the announcement of a five-year strategic marketing partnership with Live Nation , the …
Stephen Jones, one of only 20 hand-picked members, attends the inaugural meeting of Shaqir Hussyin’s Inner Circle Mastermind
Stephen Jones, one of only 20 hand-picked members, attends the inaugural meeting of Shaqir Hussyin’s Inner Circle Mastermind
1/13/2015 9:30:26 AM
This weekend saw the inaugural meeting of Shaqir Hussyin’s Inner Circle Mastermind, held in London, UK. 20 founding members from around the world attended the invitation-only event, as Shaqir Hussyin launched his plans to develop hundreds of 6 and 7-figure earners across the internet. Shaqir said, “This is an exciting time for me, and marks the start of my next phase where I …
Pouring good water after bad: China’s water stress set to worsen with transfer initiatives
1/13/2015 9:11:33 AM
New research paints a grim picture for the future of China’s water supply, as its booming economy continues to heap pressure on its natural resources, according to scientists at the University of East Anglia (UEA), the University of Leeds and other international institutions. Research published today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) compiles …
TSRI Scientists Design Nicotine Vaccine that Provokes Robust Immune Response
1/13/2015 9:06:45 AM
When a promising nicotine vaccine failed in clinical trials a few years ago, scientists from The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) were determined to keep trying to help smokers overcome their addiction. Now the team has designed a more effective nicotine vaccine and proven that the structures of molecules used in vaccines is critical. The study was published recently in the …
Music By Design Wedding Wire Couples’ Choice Awards™ 2015
Music By Design Wedding Wire Couples’ Choice Awards™ 2015
1/12/2015 2:29:28 PM
WeddingWire, the nation’s leading online wedding marketplace, is thrilled to announce that Music By Design has been selected as a winner of the prestigious WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards™ 2015 for DJ Services in Chicago, IL.! The esteemed annual awards program recognizes the top five percent of wedding professionals in the WeddingWire Network who demonstrate excellence …
Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts Collaborates with Leading Healthy Chef Teresa Cutter
1/12/2015 12:09:36 PM
InterContinental Hotels Group ( IHG ) has announced a partnership with Teresa Cutter, one of Australia’s leading authorities on healthy cooking. The founder of The Healthy Chef will develop a range of fresh and healthy menu options exclusively for the MICE market in Crowne Plaza Hotels and Resorts across Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA). Classically-trained chef, …
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars To Present A New Commission In Singapore By American Artist Carlos Rolón/Dzine
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars To Present A New Commission In Singapore By American Artist Carlos Rolón/Dzine
1/12/2015 11:52:20 AM
Public Open Days: 23 – 25 January 2015, 12pm ­­– 6pm Media Preview: Tuesday, 20 January 2015, 3.00pm Location: Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Singapore, 29 Leng Kee Rd, Singapore 159099 To attend please RSVP to: James Wong, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars (+65 6838 9687) Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is delighted to announce that a new installation by Chicago-based artist Carlos …
Social Media could impact on quality of conference presentations
1/12/2015 10:40:12 AM
A new pilot study into the impact of Twitter on conferences suggests that social media may impact on quality of presentations as speakers receive real-time feedback. The study resulted from collaboration between a group of doctors with a strong interest in Social Media and was brought together by Dr Damian Roland, a honorary senior lecturer at the University of Leicester and …
Pack Your Bags: American Express Travel Cites London and Santiago as Top Travel Destinations for 2015
1/12/2015 10:37:00 AM
Perennial favorites and exciting new locations are trending this year, according to customer booking data and findings from a survey of more than 200 American Express North American Travel Counselors. Topping the list of trending destinations are London, a lasting favorite enjoyed for its famous landmarks and culture, and Santiago, Chile, offering a range of experiences for …
Fashion Designers Turn to for Making Exclusive Apparel and Accessories in Small Batches
Fashion Designers Turn to for Making Exclusive Apparel and Accessories in Small Batches
1/12/2015 9:00:00 AM
California based design-your-own apparel and accessory provider, vPersonalize Inc., today announced the launch of its next generation design software that provides advanced features for designers to visualize, produce and deliver products on-demand to their customers. “One of the barriers for emerging designers has been access to an easy and affordable manufacturing …