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2011-05-10 11:00:00

PLANO, Texas, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PepsiCo's Frito-Lay Killingly, Conn., facility today became the state's first manufacturing site to be awarded LEED® Gold existing building from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), as verified by the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI). LEED is the nation's preeminent program for the design, construction and operation of high performance green buildings. Frito-Lay North America now has eight LEED®...

2011-04-12 14:30:00

DURHAM, N.C., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Centerplate, the largest hospitality partner to North America's premier sports stadiums, convention centers and entertainment venues, announced today a series of new menu concepts, facility improvements and service enhancements for the Durham Bulls 2011 Season at Durham Bulls Athletic Field. "Centerplate's outstanding food offerings continue to be a primary reason people come to Durham Bulls games," Bulls General Manager Mike Birling said,...

2011-02-08 16:23:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC) agencies topped the USA Today Super Bowl Ad Meter for the nineteenth straight year and the twentieth time since the competition began in 1989. This year, Omnicom agencies won nine of the top 20 spots, including No. 1, in electronically charted consumer research ratings undertaken by USA Today with Shugoll Research and Trotta Associates. Two spots tied for No. 1: "Dog Sitter" by DDB for Bud Light and "Pug Attack," a...

2011-02-07 03:58:00

PLANO, Texas and PURCHASE, N.Y., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PepsiCo's Doritos and Pepsi MAX brands last night made Super Bowl advertising history when four consumer-created ads scored within the top-ten rankings of the USA TODAY Ad Meter. Consumer-created Doritos commercial, "Pug Attack," achieved the No. 1 Ad Meter ranking, winning its creator JR Burningham $1 million and a guaranteed contract to create an additional television ad for Doritos and Pepsi MAX in 2011. This marks only the...

2011-02-07 02:45:00

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Volkswagen's Imperial March for the Passat was voted consumers' favorite advertisement during Super Bowl XLV according to ADBOWL® (www.ADBOWL.com), the original advertising ranking website and iPhone App developed by McKee Wallwork Cleveland. As of 12 am EST*, ADBOWL® voters rated these top five ads: Volkswagen -- The Imperial March Bridgestone -- Carma Doritos -- House Sitting NFL -- Sitcoms...

2011-02-06 23:18:00

MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time in its 23-year history, it was a tie for first place in USA TODAY's Super Bowl Ad Meter. A fourth quarter Bud Light ad featuring a dog sitter who puts dogs to work tied with a first quarter Doritos ad in which a dog gets his revenge for Doritos teasing. Volunteers gave both ads a score of 8.35 (on a scale of 0 to 10). Go to admeter.usatoday.com to see full USA TODAY Super Bowl Ad Meter results, watch all the Super Bowl ads,...

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