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2014-07-10 16:24:57

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's announcement of a proposed strategic alliance with Fonterra to develop dairy farms is the latest in a series of investments Abbott (NYSE: ABT) has made in China, deepening its commitment in the country. In June, Abbott opened a state-of-the-art nutritional manufacturing facility in Jiaxing, and earlier this year, Abbott opened two research and development centers in Shanghai. In 2014, Abbott has announced more than US$400 million (2.5...

2014-06-03 04:21:48

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Telecom Corporation of New Zealand Limited (Telecom) announced today that it intends to deregister its American Depository Receipts (ADRs) and ordinary shares under the U.S. Securities Exchange Act (Exchange Act). Telecom delisted its ADRs from the New York Stock Exchange in July 2012. Telecom currently provides a sponsored ADR programme in conjunction with Bank of New York Mellon in the U.S. on the 'over-the-counter' (OTC) market...

2013-12-16 23:19:56

APS Fulfillment, Inc. (http://www.APSFulfillment.com), one of the nation’s leading cost-effective fulfillment and integrated direct mail marketing companies, is warning businesses to ensure their warehoused products are being stored in a location with strong, state-of-the-art security following news of a number of recently announced thefts from fulfillment storage centers. Miami, FL (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 APS Fulfillment, Inc. (http://www.APSFulfillment.com), one of the nation’s...

2013-12-12 23:27:36

Latest news for New Zealand dairy products from Export New Zealand Ltd. New Zealand Dairy Products Ltd launches Synutra infant formula in New Zealand. Auckland, New Zealand (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 New Zealand Quality Foods Ltd launches new product in China. Golden Fern CalciMilk is a new powder formulation that will launch in China in January 2014. This milk supplement is designed for use by the whole family. It is formulated to provide nutritional support for a normal diet. Golden Fern...

2013-10-04 23:01:05

San Tan Brewing Company is a leading micro brewery based out of Arizona. Anthony Canecchia is the owner of the company and he has plans of taking the brewery to the next level of expansion. Arizona, USA (PRWEB) October 05, 2013 San Tan Brewing Company, owned by Anthony Canecchia, is one of the leading micro breweries in Arizona. Recently, it was featured on the latest list of 10 best breweries announced by Phoenix New Times. The brewery has some exciting plans for the coming months...

2011-06-27 13:30:00

WASHINGTON, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With a 150 year expertise in the genetic improvement of animals and plants, world-class research institutions, and a globally focused outlook, New Zealand's biotech industry is well positioned as a source of innovative science, technologies and products. Led by industry organization NZBIO and New Zealand Trade and Enterprise, more than 26 New Zealand companies are showcasing their capabilities in human health care, animal husbandry, plant and food...

2010-04-15 12:35:00

Usually a banner month for seal hunting, this April has seen a shortage in seals due to lack of sea ice during a record-warm Canadian winter, and, according to officials and sealers, a boycott by the European Union has ruined the seal hunt off Canada's Atlantic coast. The Fisheries Minister of Canada, Gail Shea, increased the allowable catch of harp seals this season to 330,000, up by 50,000 from previous seasons, defying a ban on seal products by the European Union. However, most of...

2010-04-08 10:58:00

NEWFOUNDLAND, Canada, April 8 After disastrous ice conditions in March caused many harp seal pups to perish prematurely, Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) is now allowing open fire on the few seals that survived. Today, IFAW (The International Fund for Animal Welfare - www.ifaw.org) is set to observe hunting activity off the coasts of Newfoundland. Twenty-three sealing vessels from Newfoundland and Labrador have hailed out in search of concentrations of seal pups on...

Word of the Day
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'