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2014-07-23 12:28:17

With the same prices as in-store, and deliveries in just 20-40 minutes, Drizly is revolutionizing how Denverites buy beer, wine and liquor BOSTON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Drizly, the premier smartphone app for fast, convenient alcohol delivery, today announced expansion to its fifth major American city, as it unveiled service in Denver, Colo. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140515/87903 The Mile High City joins Boston, New York City, Chicago and Los Angeles as the cities...

2014-07-23 12:27:13

CHICAGO, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: First it was concussions, and now a new injury has physicians and athletic trainers alarmed because of skyrocketing numbers of young athletes - especially females - who are impacted. You are invited to a press briefing about the "epidemic" proportions of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries and the efforts by Illinois athletic trainers...

2014-07-23 08:37:12

Funding to Fuel Continued Consumer Loan Portfolio Growth and Hiring Strategy for Top Talent CHICAGO, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AvantCredit, the fastest growing national online provider of consumer loans, announced today the completion of a $75 million round of Series C funding led by Tiger Global Management and a $200 million credit facility led by Victory Park Capital. The funding, which brings the company's total equity raised and debt committed to more than $300 million, will...

2014-07-22 12:35:01

Of the 500 leading Latin American e-retailers ranked in Internet Retailer's just-published 2014 Latin America 500 guide, 299 are Brazilian and their collective web sales increased 23.44% in 2013. CHICAGO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Economic growth, broader Internet penetration and the proliferation of inexpensive mobile devices that enable more consumers to shop online are all driving strong e-commerce growth in Latin America in general and Brazil in particular. The country home...

2014-07-22 12:34:43

CHICAGO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Switchcraft, Inc. is pleased to announce their newest line of sealed connectors, the EN2 connector family. This connector series is excellent for a variety of applications including medical, instrumentation, general industrial and data transmission. This product is sealed to IP-68 (when matted) and utilizes the Switchcraft® patented o-ring free sealing process. At approximately ½" in diameter and up to 7 contacts it provides excellent...

2014-07-22 12:27:35

Blogging is one of the best ways to get exposure on the web, but Chicago Reputation Management Firm Reputation Maxx is sharing some common mistakes to be aware of. CHICAGO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Blogs are one of the most versatile and widely used tools on the Internet today. With an unlimited amount of topics to write on, millions of ways to set up themes on blogs, they are a highly visible way to get one's message out to the world. Chicago...

2014-07-22 12:26:54

Only vendor top-rated for ease of deployment and use, features and functionality, and overall value CHICAGO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brandmuscle, a leading provider of local marketing automation software and services, has achieved the highest possible ratings in all categories in Gleanster's "2014 Localized Marketing Automation Gleansight Benchmark Report". http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130114/CL41982LOGO Brandmuscle was the only Localized Marketing Automation Technology...

2014-07-22 12:21:11

Airline offers customized emissions reporting program and carbon offset options for large-scale corporate shippers CHICAGO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today announced the launch of CarbonChoice(SM), a new business tool for corporate cargo customers to easily track and offset the emissions associated with their air freight accounts. Cargo customers with large-scale, regular shipments on United can receive customized emissions reports with simple options to offset...

2014-07-22 08:34:15

Sasaki poll of residents in six dynamic US cities finds restaurants and farmers markets top the list of must-have urban amenities BOSTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study released today by planning and design firm Sasaki Associates has found that food is a major driver of the American urban experience: 82 percent of urbanites appreciate their city's culinary offerings, and a new restaurant is the top reason the majority of them (46 percent) would venture to a new part of...

2014-07-22 08:33:50

CHICAGO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Textura Corporation (NYSE: TXTR), the leading provider of collaboration solutions for the construction industry, announced today that it has been named one of Chicago's top job creators by Crain's Chicago Business magazine. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110602/CG12932LOGO Textura ranked No. 14 on the Crain's Chicago Business inaugural Job Creators list, based on Textura's staff growth of 248% in the Chicago area from 2010 to 2013....


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  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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