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2013-12-03 23:29:49

Chadwell Travel Ltd. trading as A1Travel is an independent travel agency. Established for over thirty years, their mission is provide impartial advice to customers to allow the to book a holiday that suits their requirements and budgets. (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 A recent survey by travel agency A1 Travel reveals that 45 per cent of parents would take their kids out of school early, if it meant that they could take advantage of better prices for their summer holiday. These statistics...

2013-12-03 23:29:06

Walmart is ranked the No. 1 Most-Wanted Gift Card for 2013 according to GiftCardRescue.com and Daasn.com. Baltimore Maryland (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 GiftCardRescue.com, a leading gift card exchange company, today released their annual Top 20 Most Wanted Gift Card list for the sixth year. Topping this year’s list is Walmart, followed by Darden Restaurants, T.J. Maxx, Starbucks and Home Depot. This is the third consecutive year that Walmart has been ranked No. 1 on the Most Wanted Gift...

2013-12-03 23:29:03

Black Friday statistics show consumers would rather shop online than in stores Boston, MA (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 Game Plan (GPLH), a line of nutritional supplements sold online exclusively through a network of personal trainers, showed strong revenue numbers on Black Friday, as data emerged showing a sharp increase in spending on e-commerce sites, while in-store spending dropped $1.7 billion from last year, according to the National Retail Federation, a retail trade organization (The...

2013-12-03 23:23:36

Custora (http://www.custora.com), the leading provider of e-commerce marketing analytics software, today announced that Cyber Monday was the biggest day in e-commerce history, with 18% growth in online sales over Cyber Monday 2012. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 According to data from the Custora Pulse (http://www.custora.com/pulse), Cyber Monday was the biggest day in e-commerce history, with online sales increasing 18% vs. Cyber Monday 2012. "The overall shift from offline...

2013-12-03 23:02:10

Sanctri, in partnership with Food Bank For New York City, announces a new initiative to put food on the table for 5,000 New Yorkers this holiday season, in memory of those who are missing from our own tables. (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 Sanctri, in partnership with Food Bank For New York City, announces a new initiative to put food on the table for 5,000 New Yorkers this holiday season, in memory of those who are missing from our own tables. The ‘Empty Chair’ campaign encourages...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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