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2012-04-19 06:31:28

SUWANEE, Ga., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ARRIS Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARRS) today announced that its WorkAssure(TM) Workforce Management solution currently manages 12,000 technicians in Central and Latin American (CALA), who completed over three million work orders in 2011. To further support its growing regional customer deployments, ARRIS has selected Sigma Systems Global Services team to deliver local project management and engineering services to help integrate WorkAssure workforce...

2012-04-19 06:31:23

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- While many Americans patiently await tax refunds, consumers have "deducted" more than $2 million in cumulative savings by trading in used cell phones and other gadgets in just more than two weeks of America's Mobile Makeover Month by RadioShack (NYSE: RSH), a leading national retailer of innovative technology products, services and accessories. A recent survey commissioned by RadioShack found electronics may be a treasure trove for the more...

2012-04-19 06:31:22

IT channel's premier education event set for July 30 through Aug. 2 in Las Vegas DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CompTIA, the non-profit association for the information technology (IT) industry, today issued a call for speakers for Breakaway 2012, the IT channel's premier annual education event. Registration is now open for the 2012 conference, scheduled for July 30 through Aug. 2 at the ARIA Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. "Breakaway 2012 will...

2012-04-19 06:31:08

HARTFORD, Conn., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Web Marketing Association announces the call for entries for its 16th annual international WebAward Competition for Web site development at http://www.webaward.org. The WebAwards is the standards-defining competition that sets benchmarks for 96 industries, including technology, computer hardware, computer software, electronics, information services, applications services providers, interactive services and internet service provider websites,...

2012-04-19 06:27:39

ROCKFORD, Mich., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Directors of Wolverine Worldwide (NYSE: WWW) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.12 per share of common stock. The dividend is payable on August 1, 2012 to stockholders of record on July 2, 2012. The dividend is equal to the last quarterly dividend and reflects an indicated annual dividend of $0.48 per share. With a commitment to service and product excellence, Wolverine World Wide, Inc. is one of the world's leading marketers...

2012-04-19 06:27:35

MILWAUKEE, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A trouble-free lawn care season begins with a lawn mower that starts easily and runs smoothly. The key to making that happen may be as simple as doing a mower tune-up this year. A tune-up is inexpensive, takes only about 30 minutes for a typical push mower and is now easier than ever with a new, easy-to-use oil change system. Best of all, this annual maintenance can save hundreds of dollars in the long run because it helps avoid major,...

2012-04-19 06:27:12

SEATTLE, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest Kidney Centers has launched a campaign to raise $1.5 million of the $5 million needed to turn its 700 Broadway building into a comprehensive kidney resource center. The center supports the three key areas of the nonprofit's mission - patient care, education and research. Northwest Kidney Centers, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary as the first dialysis organization in the world - has already raised $1.25 million thanks to...

2012-04-19 06:27:09

Health benefits are considered competitive necessity in managing human capital SAN FRANCISCO, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Attracting and retaining a skilled workforce is the most important consideration among CFOs in determining whether to continue offering employee medical coverage under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), according to a new analysis of research released by the non-profit Integrated Benefits Institute. (Logo:...

2012-04-19 06:26:51

NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The SCOOTER Store, the nation's leading provider of power mobility solutions, announced that Runzheimer International has selected the company for their highest level of recognition, the Runzheimer Total Employee Mobility (TEM) Best Practices Award, in the area of Business Vehicle Management. The company has been recognized by Runzheimer in their TEM benchmarking forum for best practices in vehicle management during 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010...

2012-04-19 06:26:50

BOCA RATON, Fla., April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- MX.com today announced the addition of five new hospital solutions developed at Johns Hopkins Medicine. Currently in use by various departments at the institution, the solutions can be transferred to various healthcare settings. Each can be previewed at MX.com and offer a money-back guarantee. They include: Perioperative Handoff Toolkit provides a five-point protocol to standardize patient handoffs between surgical and recovery teams,...


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2009-06-17 12:33:16

The Chinese Prickly Ash or Flatspine Prickly Ash (Zanthoxylum simulans) is a species of flowering plant native to eastern China and Taiwan. It is one of several plants of Zanthoxylum from which Sichuan Pepper is produced. It is a small spreading tree that grows to 23 feet tall. Its leaves are 2.75 to 5 inches long and pinnate (having parts of a leaf arranged on both sides of the stem). Each leaf has 7 - 11 small leaflets that are each 1.25 to 2 inches long. There are numerous spines on the...

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2009-04-28 16:14:01

Buxus sempervirens or Boxwood is indigenous to western and southern Europe, northwest Africa and southwest Asia. This small slender evergreen tree grows from 3 - 30 feet in height with a narrow trunk reaching less than 8 inches in diameter. Yellowish green oval shaped leaves grow from just over half an inch to just under one and a quarter inches in length and less than half an inch wide. Unremarkable petaless flowers of the same yellowish green color are pollinated by insects and produce...

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2009-04-28 15:48:25

Buddleja davidii or Summer Lilac is an indigenous shrub of northwest China and Japan and is widely cultivated for use as an ornamental plant. However, in England and parts of the northwestern United States it is considered an invasive weed. Often referred to as the Butterfly Bush, it is food for several species of butterflies. It does not thrive well in harsh cold climates and will die in temperatures below 5°F. Photo Copyright and Credit

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