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2014-08-26 08:34:47

Early Labor Day sales kick off big summer clearance savings on FatWallet.com, including additional cash back savings on some of the lowest priced items of the year. BELOIT, Wis., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FatWallet.com, where millions of savvy consumers share coupons and earn cash back at over 1,500 stores, presents a one-stop-shop to quickly compare the best Labor Day deals and add cash back savings. As the majority of retailers launch Labor Day sales early, smart shoppers will...

2014-08-26 08:33:13

ATLANTA, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kids II, one of the fastest growing baby and infant product companies in the world, continues to expand with nearly 40 global job openings - 27 are based in Buckhead, Atlanta, GA, global headquarters for Kids II. Kids II is looking for creative and fun professionals who are driven to design, develop, distribute, market and support more than 500 products under its seven key brands. With the recent expansion into new categories, including...

2014-08-26 08:32:41

General Contractor Joins Growing List of Colorado Contractors Using Innovative Construction Payment Management Software Solution. CHICAGO, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Textura Corporation (NYSE: TXTR), the leading provider of collaboration solutions for the construction industry, announced that the Denver office of W.E. O'Neil Construction Company of Colorado, a General Contractor that also provides construction management and design-build to a wide range of markets, has joined the...

2014-08-26 08:29:23

Resident Job Placement a Primary Concern ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Responding to the upcoming closings of the Showboat Atlantic City Hotel and Casino (August 31, 2014) Revel (September 2, 2014) and Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino (September 16, 2014), Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian, along with Casino Reinvestment Development Authority Executive Director John Palmieri and Atlantic City Alliance President Liza Cartmell today reminded residents and visitors alike that...

2014-08-26 08:29:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital entertainment company RealNetworks, Inc. (Nasdaq: RNWK) will participate in the Rodman & Renshaw 16(th) Annual Global Investment Conference in New York on Tuesday, September 9, 2014. RealNetworks Chief Financial Officer Tim Wan's question and answer session is scheduled to begin at 9:35 a.m. Eastern Time. A live webcast of this session will be available to the public at http://investor.realnetworks.com/events.cfm. An on-demand...

2014-08-26 08:27:25

Kempner Among Elite Group of the Nation's Top CEOs Nominated by Peers for Advancing Best Practices in Corporate Responsibility NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MWW (www.mww.com), one of the top-five global independent public relations firms, announced that Michael W. Kempner, president and CEO of MWW, has been selected as a finalist for CR Magazine's 2014 Responsible CEO of the Year Award. Each year since 2008, CR Magazine selects admirable CEOs who recognize the importance of...

2014-08-26 08:21:07

Ninety percent of parents admit anxiety about getting their children to and from school safely HOUSTON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether kids and teens take the bus, ride in a carpool or drive themselves, their safety during the commute to and from school is a primary concern among parents. A new survey from Rain-X® revealed up to 94 percent of parents admit to having anxiety about someone else driving their children to school. The greatest cause for concern (93 percent) comes...

2014-08-26 08:21:02

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TrueCar, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRUE), the negotiation-free car buying and selling platform, has been named one of the Best Places to Work in Los Angeles by the Los Angeles Business Journal and Best Companies Group. TrueCar ranked 20(th) out of 100 companies ranked in the report. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110118/LA31413LOGO This eighth annual survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best...

2014-08-26 04:20:07

CANBERRA, Australia, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EOS Space Systems Pty Ltd (EOS Space), a wholly-owned subsidiary of ASX-listed Electro Optic Systems Holdings Ltd (ASX: EOS) is to join forces with Lockheed Martin Corporation to provide space tracking services to the space industry. EOS today announced it had executed a strategic cooperation agreement with Lockheed Martin for the joint development and roll out of EOS and Lockheed Martin space tracking capabilities at a new facility...

2014-08-25 23:10:19

The Nation’s Leading Business Experts Converged to Provide Increased Knowledge in Sustaining Success in Career Management, Leadership, Technology and Business Transitions. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Tuesday, August 19, 2014, PRO2CEO launched the Inaugural Sustaining Success Summit (S3) at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, New York. S3 is a leadership summit designed to discuss and provide solutions to the challenges faced by high achieving professionals in...


Latest Economy of the United States Reference Libraries

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2014-02-25 08:47:20

Cartercar is a vehicle manufacturer, founded by Byron J. Carter in 1905, Jackson, Michigan. The company moved to Detroit in 1906, then to Pontiac, Michigan from 1907 to 1915. Originally, Carter started his own company named the Motorcar Company in 1905 after leaving the Jackson Automobile Company. At the end of the year, he moved to Detroit due to financing. The company was renamed the Cartercar Company in 1907 when it relocated to Pontiac, Michigan and merged with the Pontiac High...

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2010-10-11 19:48:16

The slinky consists of a helical spring that stretches and can bounce up and down. The spring can travel down stairs as it stretches and re-forms itself with the aid of gravity and momentum. Invented by Richard James in 1940's the slinky was demonstrated at Gimbels department store in 1945. The store sold its entire inventory of 400 units in ninety minutes. James Industries was formed to manufacture the slinky. It was until 1998 that the James family cashed in by selling the company to...

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  • To take pains; labor assiduously with little progress.
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