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2009-10-22 12:41:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The leaves on the trees may be changing colors, but going Green is never out of season.

2009-10-12 10:58:00

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- With gold at historic highs, more people are interested in how to get the most cash for gold. Debunking myths, marketing claims and double-talk about selling gold is a company mission at www.goldfellow.com, according to Michael H.

2009-10-05 07:30:00

Recovers 122, 120 and 105 carat stones from Saxendrift Monthly production exceeds 2500 carats VANCOUVER, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Rockwell Diamonds Inc.

2009-09-20 23:14:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- While the awards might be gold, our favorite television stars opted for platinum jewelry on the red carpet at the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards.

2009-08-18 07:30:00

40-ct Stone Sells US$15,200 per Carat; 21-ct Stone Sells US$17,400 per Carat VANCOUVER, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Rockwell Diamonds Inc ("Rockwell" or the "Company") (TSX: RDI; JSE: RDI; OTCBB: RDIAF) updates production and diamond sales for 2009.

2009-07-07 07:00:00

AKRON, Ohio, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Kay Jewelers, the jeweler Americans have trusted since 1916, announced the launch of Kay Gold Exchange.

2009-06-17 07:18:00

ESPOO, Finland, June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nokia (NYSE: NOK) today announced that it has appointed Carat, part of the Aegis Group, as the single global media partner to handle its media planning and buying. Nokia conducted a thorough evaluation process that incorporated assessments from global, regional and local marketing stakeholders.

2009-04-12 12:29:03

Brides in New York appear to be among the victims of the recession, with retailers saying more grooms are buying cubic zirconia rings instead of diamonds. New York Diamond District retailers said an increasing number of would-be husbands are purchasing the fake diamonds for their brides' engagement rings to save money during the economic downturn, the New York Post reported Sunday. There are people who will buy a setting and put a CZ in it for now, hoping to replace it later, private jeweler...

2009-03-30 10:01:00

Seattle, Chicago, and Los Angeles Jeweler will pay hundreds of thousands of dollars for Lil Wayne's gold and platinum diamond-studded crowns; Also wanted are Diddy's gold bottom front teeth and Flava Flav's 22K semi-permanent gold caps top and bottom There's a new Gold Teeth Rush sweeping the nation SEATTLE, March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- As people struggle to pay bills and put food on the table in this economic downturn, pawn shops and estate jewelry dealers are seeing an influx of those looking...

2009-03-02 09:00:00

"NTRsupport Software-as-a-Service is as Essential as my Mobile Phone" BARCELONA, Spain and DALLAS, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- For CARAT, a leading provider of software for interior design and kitchen remodeling, the challenge is to provide outstanding customer service while controlling costs. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081111/NTRGLOBALLOGO) CARAT serves a growing customer base of some 5,000 through offices in Germany, Spain, Switzerland, Russia, France, Austria, Ireland, the...

Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.