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2014-12-16 12:29:16

Held in Chicago next June during IRCE, the world's largest e-commerce event, the awards ceremony will honor e-retailers' outstanding achievements across multiple categories CHICAGO,

2014-12-16 12:29:02

Verizon Hospitality Communications Express Offers a Fully Managed, Cloud-Hosted Voice Solution; Reduces Need for Onsite IT Support BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Dec.

2014-12-16 12:24:04

Premier specialty sporting goods retailer offers last-minute shoppers unique gift items LOS ANGELES, Dec.

2014-12-16 12:21:55

String Lights and Beaded Garlands Have Been Hazards for Multiple Years ANN ARBOR, Mich., Dec.

2014-12-16 08:40:32

Experienced Wireless Executive to Head Operations and Business Development Efforts SETAUKET, N.Y., Dec.

2014-12-16 08:32:21

Chairman and CEO Jonathan Ayers will have the honor of ringing the Closing Bell at NASDAQ on Tuesday, December 16--a first for the company and for Maine WESTBROOK, Maine, Dec.

2014-12-16 08:31:28

ATLANTA, Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alimera Sciences, Inc.


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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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