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2012-05-09 23:00:17

Candy.com, the online candy retailer with more than 5,000 everyday and seasonal candy products, announced today that it is now shipping to more than 223 countries around the world. Weymouth, MA (PRWEB) May 09, 2012 With its new partnership with Bongo International, Candy.com now offers a simple international checkout experience that feels local and includes the complete landed cost prior to final payment. The checkout solution also addresses multi-currency payments, global logistics and...

2011-06-01 00:06:51

HealthyFeetStore.com Now Offers International Shipping Via Bongo International for Diabetic, Orthopedic, and Therapeutic Shoes San Diego (PRWEB) May 31, 2011 In order to serve a growing customer base, HealthyFeetStore.com, a leading online retailer of orthopedic, therapeutic and diabetic shoes and foot care products, is now serving international customers using Bongo International Parcel and Mail Forwarding. This new option makes hard-to-find healthy shoes accessible to customers outside...

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2010-07-30 05:34:50

The wild population of a species of antelope that only numbers 103 individuals in east Africa is on the verge of extinction, Kenyan wildlife officials warned Thursday. The mountain bongo (Tragelaphus eurycerus isaaci) was impacted by habitat loss, genetic factors, predation and disease, said the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) in a statement. This is the largest mountain antelope species, weighing up to 660 pounds. It has white stripes against a chestnut brown hide, and both sexes have twisted...

2010-07-13 08:00:00

NEW YORK, July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Iconix Brand Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ICON; "Iconix" or the "Company") today announced that it has signed a long-term direct-to-retail license ("DTR") agreement with Sears Holdings for the Company's junior brand, BONGO®. Commencing fall 2010, Bongo apparel and other lifestyle-related categories will be available in Sears and Kmart Stores in the United States. This marks the Company's nineteenth direct-to-retail license agreement and...

2010-02-22 08:00:00

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, February 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- BACARDI, the world's most awarded rum, is pleased to announce the eagerly-awaited digital release of the music from its new TV commercial 'Island'. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100222/378135 ) The track, called 'Danca Loca', was created especially for BACARDI by legendary producer Sao Benitez under the Mr. Bongo record label. It's the perfect collaboration for BACARDI, a long-time supporter of musical...

2009-08-11 06:03:00

BRIDGEPORT, Conn., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Bongo International, a leading provider of international shopping cart solutions, announced their most recently developed application, the Bongo Buddy(TM). The Bongo Buddy(TM) is the first and only application that scans any US retailer web page and instantly provides international customers the estimated singular and consolidated shipping cost to their country. Shoppers can quickly visualize tremendous savings off common carrier rates through...

2009-05-18 13:00:00

SEATTLE, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- A new partnership was announced today between Velocity Art and Design (http://www.VelocityArtandDesign.com) and Bongo International. This expansion by Velocity will allow online shoppers from around the globe to purchase from their modern collection of artwork and home furnishings. International forwarding by BongoUS will bring these products directly to the customer's door. Velocity Art and Design recently celebrated their 10th Anniversary online. Like many...

2009-04-27 06:00:00

BRIDGEPORT, Conn., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- BongoUS recently launched a new API feature for their U.S.-based retail partnerships. Rather than dealing with the complexities and risks of selling internationally, U.S.-based businesses are now directing international consumers to establish a U.S. address with Bongo International, LLC (http://www.BongoUS.com). Bongo provides international forwarding, imaging, and consolidation services to their international customer base. They have bridged...

2008-10-04 09:00:14

By DEBBIE MESSINA By Debbie Messina The Virginian-Pilo t NORFOLK One is furry. Two are leathery. Three have shells. And four are scaly. Yet they're all babies. There's a baby boomlet at the Virginia Zoo. Ten baby animals were born in the past couple of months. No headliners like giraffes or lions. But zoo staff have their fingers crossed there. A bongo, four copperhead snakes, a bog turtle and two box turtles were born in September. In addition, two six-banded armadillos...


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Western Bongo
2007-08-13 03:00:08

The Western Bongo (Tragelaphus eurycerus eurycerus), also known as the Lowland Bongo, is a herbivorous antelope among the largest of the African forest antelope species. Bongos are found in dense tropical jungles with dense undergrowth up to an altitude of 12,800 feet in Central Africa. There are isolated populations in Kenya and other West African countries. Their numbers are declining due to habitat loss for agriculture and uncontrolled timber cutting. They are also poached for their meat....

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2007-07-16 16:39:36

The Lesser Kudu (Tragelaphus imberbis), is a forest antelops found in East Africa and possibly the southern Arabian Peninsula. Lesser Kudu live in dry thorn bush and forest and eat mainly leaves. Lesser Kudu are nocturnal. They live in groups of two to five ranging up to twenty-four on rare occasions these have about equal numbers of males and females. Lesser Kudu stand about a 40 at the shoulder and weigh 110 - 220 pounds, males are larger than females. Males are grey-brown while females...

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2007-07-16 16:34:34

The Bushbuck (Tragelaphus scriptus), is an antelope that is found throughout Sub-Saharan Africa. Bushbucks are found in all types of bush, from open forest to dense woodland. All bushbucks live within a "home" area and will not normally leave this area, which is usually around 30 sq. miles on the savannah and much larger in the forest. These areas usually overlap other bushbuck home areas. Bushbucks stand about 35.5 inches at the shoulder and weigh from 65 to 175 pounds (depending on...

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2007-07-16 16:30:53

The Nyala (Tragelaphus angasii), is an antelope that is found in South Africa. Nyalas live alone or in small groups in forests. The male stands up to 3.5 feet, the female is up to 3 feet tall. The male has loosely spiraled horns and a long fringe on throat and under parts, the female has no horns and no noticeable fringe. The male is dark brown, white on the face and neck, and vertical white stripes on the body. The female is reddish brown with clear striping. The scientific name...

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