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2014-02-25 08:24:03

World's favorite BACARDI rum pours global resources into "Good Spirited" initiative HAMILTON, Bermuda, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- There's a new benchmark for the BACARDI® rum brand - a global Good Spirited commitment to protect the environment - from the timberlands of southern Georgia to the sugarcane fields of Fiji. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140218/NY66998LOGO The program is far-reaching for Bacardi Limited, the world's largest privately held spirits company, which crafts...

2014-02-04 08:22:53

- World's largest privately held spirits company unveils ambitious environmental initiative called "Good Spirited" with specific goals in sourcing, packaging and operations by 2022 - HAMILTON, Bermuda, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Everywhere Bacardi Limited does business, sustainability is something that's not just encouraged - it's expected. Today, on the 152nd anniversary of its founding, family-owned Bacardi rolls out an ambitious sustainability campaign globally. Good Spirited: Building a...


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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