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2014-08-04 12:32:28

LONDON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Canada Knee Reconstruction Market Outlook to 2020 http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/treatments/orthopaedic/canada_knee_reconstruction_market_outlook_2020.html Canada Knee Reconstruction Market Outlook to 2020 Summary GlobalData's new report, "Canada Knee Reconstruction Market Outlook to 2020", provides key market data on the Canada Knee Reconstruction market. The report...

2014-08-04 12:30:27

LONDON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Consumer Electronics in India, Euromonitor International http://www.reportbuyer.com/consumer_goods_retail/consumer_electronics/consumer_electronics_india_1.html Consumer electronics registered faster volume growth in 2012 compared to 2011. This was mainly due to the positive influence of strong economic development and rising disposable incomes during the year. Increasing demand for...

2014-08-01 23:03:39

Expansion will create 40 new jobs in North America by the end of the year. Pompano Beach, FL (PRWEB) August 01, 2014 CapsCanada, a leading provider of empty capsules, announced today the opening of a new K-CAPS® (HPMC capsules) manufacturing facility in Lakeshore, ON, Canada. The company announced expansion plans last year while experiencing growing global demand for its products. According to Dale Martin, General Manager, “KCAPS® are currently sold in more than 60 countries...

2014-08-01 12:29:15

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A New York State Supreme Court judge has denied Eastman Park Micrographics' (EPM) motion for a preliminary injunction--a temporary order that had prohibited Kodak Alaris from certain competitive conduct in the U.S. and Canadian micrographics service space since July 14. The decision stated that, "The court overlooked or misapprehended the law or facts on the original motion," and that EPM failed to show proof that its cause for a...

2014-08-01 12:24:36

Partnership recognizes beef farmers and ranchers across Canada CALGARY, Aug. 1, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada Beef Inc. and the Canadian Football League (CFL) are proud to announce a three-year partnership agreement which will recognize Canadian beef, and the beef farmers and ranchers across Canada on a national scale. The partnership is in conjunction with five provincial beef producer organizations from across the country, who will represent the Canadian beef farmers and ranchers to...

2014-08-01 08:28:31

-- Net earnings improve $6 million over Q2 2013 -- Positive overall customer unit growth with best quarterly performance in Bell Aliant's history -- Internet and IPTV customer growth more than offsets network access services (NAS) declines -- High-speed Internet net additions more than double, up 7,700 from Q2 2013 -- FibreOP(TM) Internet adds 17,100 net new customers to reach 217,100 -- FibreOP TV adds 14,200...

2014-08-01 08:20:59

State Farm® and The Band Perry team up for Celebrate My Drive® and offer teens a chance to win a private concert for their high school BLOOMINGTON, Ill., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Teens who commit to safe driving have the chance to bring award winning superstar sibling sensation The Band Perry to their hometown for a private concert this coming school year. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2014-07-31 23:10:24

Partnership to provide unique opportunity for unemployed workers to gain skills needed to obtain jobs with food processing companies. Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Essential Skills Ontario (ESO) is pleased to announce their collaboration with Alchemy Systems for the Elevate Canada: Raising the Grade for Food Processing initiative. Alchemy will provide Essential Skills Ontario and the initiative’s training providers, Fanshawe College and Loyalist College, with a comprehensive...

2014-07-31 23:04:06

Two models with 23-inch Full HD IPS displays and Intel® Core™ processors available for commercial customers in Canada Mississauga, Ontario (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Editors’ Summary: 23-inch Full HD LED-backlit LCD display with IPS technology delivers crystal clear visuals Full HD webcam that can rotate up to 180 degrees increases collaboration Robust management and security suite updates system images and safeguards data Both Intel® Core™ i5 and Intel® Core™ i7...

2014-07-31 16:28:16

Annual Celebration Strengthens Support for Sick and Injured Children DENVER, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RE/MAX and Children's Miracle Network Hospitals(®) (CMN Hospitals(®)) kick off the third annual Month of Miracles tomorrow in a collaborative effort to increase awareness for sick and injured children. Throughout the month of August, RE/MAX Miracle Agents, Offices and Teams are encouraged to make a donation to local CMN Hospitals(®) after each closed residential or commercial...


Latest Canada Reference Libraries

Hoodoo Mountain
2014-08-19 10:23:50

Hoodoo Mountain is flat-topped stratovolcano that is located in British Columbia, Canada and is part of the Northern Cordilleran Volcanic Province and the Pacific Ring of Fire. It is thought to be potentially active and was named for the needle like projections that protrude from it. These lava spines, or hoodoos, reach heights of 492 feet, making it the most distinct mountain in that area of the Boundary Ranges. Hoodoo Mountain is primarily flat-topped, which led volcanologist Jack Souther...

Canadienne Cattle
2014-07-14 11:38:56

The Canadienne is a breed of dairy cattle that originated in Canada during the 1600s. It also goes by the names Black Canadienne, French Canadienne and Black Jersey and are the only dairy cattle developed in Canada. It is believed the Canadienne is decedents of the Guernsey, Jersey and Kerry cattle breeds. In 1850 the majority of the cattle were Canadienne so breeding of them was discouraged. In 1886, a herd book was established and the French Canadian Cattle Breeder’s Association was...

Canadian Speckle Park Cattle
2014-07-14 11:28:41

The Canadian Speckle Park is a breed of cattle native to the province of Saskatchewan, Canada and one of only a few breeds of cattle developed there. It is a new breed, officially recognized in 2006 by the Canadian government. The breed association was formed in 1985 with the breed being exported to the United States and Australia. The breed's development began in the 1950s by crossbreeding a roan Shorthorn heifer and a Black Angus bull. The offspring became spotted and a new breed was...

HTT Plethore
2014-06-18 07:12:24

The HTT Plethore is developed and produced by HTT Automobile in Quebec, Canada. It is Canadian’s first supercar with its prototype being showcased at the 2007 Montreal International Auto Show under the name “Locus Plethore.” The Plethore debuted on February 16, 2011 on CBC’s The Dragon’s Den. It was pitched as Canada’s first supercar and the company was asking for a $1.5M investment. W. Brett Wilson and Robert Herjavec offered a partnership of $1 million, $500,000 in loans and...

Canadian Horse
2014-04-03 12:38:23

The Canadian horse is a breed of horse that was developed in Canada during the late seventeenth century. This breed was developed using French light and draft horses as well as some Andalusians, Arabians, Normans, and other breeds. The horse was eventually given the nickname “the little iron horse” because of its ability to withstand grueling work conditions. Initially, foals were leased or sold to clergymen and gentlemen farmers as property of the king, but population numbers grew so...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.