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2011-07-11 07:00:00

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On the heels of its widely successful 2010 TUBES(TM) training footwear campaign, California Sports Company K-SWISS has elevated the plot this season in a new campaign featuring Kenny Powers, the fictional character played by Danny McBride in HBO's hit series "Eastbound & Down." In the new campaign Powers is dissatisfied with just being an athlete endorser for the brand. He anoints himself CEO in an effort to take over "basically...

2011-06-28 09:22:00

NEW YORK, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Flight Club New York, Ltd. is proud to announce the launch of www.SneakerArchive.com, an online reference guide to the most popular sneakers. The goal of the site is to provide a valuable and useful information source that all sneaker enthusiasts can use to find pictures, pricing data, and other information on their favorite shoes. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110628/NY26786 ) Powered by Flight Club's proprietary and dynamic...

2011-06-28 07:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Athletic Propulsion Labs® announced today an exciting, new sponsorship agreement with Team Flight Brothers. Known as the world's best dunkers, Team Flight Brothers has been selected as the official team to wear the revolutionary APL® basketball shoes with the patent-pending Load 'N Launch(TM) technology designed to instantly increase vertical leap up to 3.5 inches. After the NBA famously banned the...

2011-06-24 13:06:00

NEW YORK, June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sneakerpedia.com, a social platform powered by Foot Locker to celebrate the unmatched passion of the sneaker community, was a recipient of the esteemed Gold Lions Award in the Cyber category at The Cannes Lions International Festival on Wednesday, June 22, in Cannes, France. This International Festival of Creativity is the world's leading celebration of creativity in communications. Since its official launch in May, Sneakerpedia.com has quickly...

2011-06-10 08:17:00

BOSTON, June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Paul Fireman, the man who revolutionized the footwear industry in the 1980's as Founding CEO of Reebok International, and his company Fireman Capital Partners announce their highly anticipated return to the business of high performance athletic shoes with a significant investment in Newton Running Co., the leader in natural running footwear technology and innovation. Fireman Capital Partners (FCP) has chosen Boulder Colorado based Newton Running Co.,...

2011-06-07 09:17:00

NEW YORK, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Supermodel, designer and fashion powerhouse Heidi Klum has worked with New Balance to create a lifestyle footwear collection perfect for modern women on-the-go through the Heidi Klum for New Balance partnership launching June 2011 exclusively on Amazon (http://www.amazon.com/dp/B004GXAUXO). "We all need a good pair of sneakers whether its for running to the gym or running to the store," said Klum. "I have extended my line with New Balance and...

2011-06-02 10:52:00

WEST MILFORD, N.J., June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- David Harris, the starting middle linebacker for the New York Jets football team, has partnered with Reebok to provide new sneakers to needy children who will attend Camp Hope of New Jersey in West Milford this summer. 450 pairs of new Reebok sneakers were donated by the sports shoe manufacturer; Harris donated the funds to pay for half the shipment. The shoes, valued at an estimated $40,000, will be distributed through the non-profit...

2011-05-25 14:23:00

ST. LOUIS, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Brown Shoe Company, Inc. (NYSE: BWS, www.brownshoe.com) has appointed Timothy J. Joyce to the position of Senior Vice President & General Manager-American Sporting Goods. In this role, Joyce will drive strategic growth for the American Sporting Goods (ASG) brands, including Avia®, ryka® and AND 1®, which Brown Shoe added to its portfolio with the acquisition of ASG in February. Joyce brings...

2011-05-25 06:45:00

CORVALLIS, Ore., May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Local Corvallis footwear company Soft Star Shoes plans to release its newest running moccasin, the RunAmoc DASH, on May 25, 2011. The RunAmoc DASH is the latest in a line of comfortable, sustainable minimalist running shoes. The RunAmoc DASH features a zero-drop sole and minimalist design. Each shoe is handcrafted to order in their solar-powered workshop in Oregon using locally sourced leathers and genuine Vibram soling products. Customers can...

2011-05-17 06:05:00

NEW YORK, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of sneaker collectors, enthusiasts and influencers from around the world will join together in New York City tonight to celebrate the launch of Sneakerpedia.com, a social platform, designed to venerate the unmatched passion of the sneaker community. Powered by Foot Locker, the event will take place at Hudson Hotel's subterranean nightspot, Good Units. Expected to attend will be some of the most prominent names within the sneaker culture, to...


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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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