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2014-01-13 16:20:13

- New Store Joins Luxury Retail, Duty Free Stores on Terminal E - BOSTON, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Travelers at Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) now have an additional luxury shopping destination on Terminal E. AIRMALL® USA, developer of the leading airport concessions model in North America and operator of the AIRMALL at BOS, is pleased to announce that Hugo Boss (850 sq. ft.) is now open. The store features modern yet classic clothing, accessories and footwear for...

2011-05-31 06:50:00

HARTFORD, Conn., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Traditionally, identifying the highest quality Organic Supplements has been a subjective practice. Today, Best Organic Supplements (BOS) launches a new program which looks to bring science, testing and certification to the process of finding the best organic supplements. To help consumers make sense of all the confusing claims being made about organic ingredients and their health benefits, BOS created a series of tests to objectively measure...

2010-11-18 08:40:00

BOSTON, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- New developments in solar power balance-of-system (BOS) technology, design and integration present significant opportunities for photovoltaic (PV) installers/developers, manufactures and other industry players to reduce costs, differentiate offerings and capture value in PV BOS. In its recently released PV balance-of-system briefing, Who's the BOS? Identifying and Capturing Value in PV BOS, PHOTON Consulting, the largest dedicated solar energy research...

2010-11-01 08:00:00

BOSTON, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Advent International, the global private equity firm, today announced that it has acquired BOS Solutions Ltd. (BOS), a leading full-service provider of drilling fluid treatment and recovery solutions to oil and gas exploration and production (E&P) companies. Along with the acquisition of equity from existing shareholders, Advent has also provided BOS with access to the necessary capital to execute on its growth and expansion strategy. The current...

2009-09-08 07:00:00

SEATTLE, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Jill Van Den Bos, a healthcare consultant in Milliman's Denver Health practice, and her colleagues from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have been named recipients of the prestigious Charles C. Shepard Award. The Shepard Award, named for a former CDC scientist, is awarded annually by the Centers for Disease Control to honor excellence in science achievement. The award was received for a 2008 paper titled "Cost effectiveness of...

2009-03-19 07:30:00

SuiteCloud Ecosystem Provides Everything ISVs Need to Rapidly Build, Test and Deploy Cloud Applications on the World's Most Widely Used SaaS ERP Suite SuiteApp.com Provides A Single-Source Marketplace for Finding Cloud Applications that Extend NetSuite to Meet Specific Business Processes or Industry-Specific Needs SAN MATEO, Calif., March 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), a leading vendor of on-demand business management software suites for mid-market enterprises and...


Latest Bos Reference Libraries

Camargue Cattle
2014-07-14 11:11:41

The Camargue is a breed of cattle native to the Camargue marshlands in southern France. It has existed in the region for a long time, mentioned in writings from Roman times. Estimates are the breed has been around for about 2,000 years and related to breeds that inhabit Asia and Southern Europe. The breed lives semi-wild in marshes and are tended to by herders that ride Camargue horses inhabiting the same region. They also share the area with wild boar, cattle egrets and flamingos....

Bos
2012-08-16 09:35:04

The bos is a genus that holds both domestic and wild cattle, which are split into the four subgenera, Bibos, Bos, Poephagus, and Novibos. However, these separations are debated. Currently, there are five living species recognized in this genus, but this number could rise to seven or nine if domestic cattle and bison, which are closely related, are re-classified into the Bos genus. The members of this genus are native to Asia, Western Europe, Africa, and some areas in North America. Because it...

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2007-12-21 10:51:40

The Zebu (Bos primigenius indicus), also known as "˜humped cattle' or "˜indicus cattle', is native to Asia. They have been imported elsewhere such as Africa and Brazil for breeding purposes. There are around 75 known breeds of zebu spread throughout Asia and Africa. Zebus are thought to be derived from the Asian subspecies of aurochs. Zebus have humps on their shoulders, large dewlaps and droopy ears. They have more sweat glands than other domestic cattle, which makes them...

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2006-12-14 13:19:49

Cattle (often called cows in contemporary usage) are domesticated ungulates (hoofed), a member of the subfamily Bovinae of the family Bovidae. They are raised as livestock for meat (called beef and veal), dairy products (milk), leather and as draught animals (pulling carts, plows and the like). In some countries, such as India, they are subject to religious ceremonies and respect. It is estimated that there are 1.4 billion head of cattle in the world today. Cattle were originally...

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2006-12-12 12:46:49

The 'Gaur' (pronounced "GOWr")-(Malayalam kattupothu; Bos gaurus, previously Bibos gauris) is a large, dark-coated ox of the hilly areas of South Asia and Southeast Asia, which may be found wild or domesticated. The species is found primarily in India. It is also called the seladang or Indian bison, which is technically incorrect. Wild life experts as the largest of all wild cattle's have recognized the gaur, which is bigger even than Asian wild Water Buffalo and American Bison. A typical...

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