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2014-07-23 08:29:09

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gaming and toy companies cater to consumers' demands, develop products to improve performance on market: Big Tree Group, Inc. (OTC: BIGG), Mattel Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT), Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAKK), Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) and International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) Big Tree Group, Inc. (OTCQB: BIGG), a company that serves as a "one stop shop" for the sourcing and...

2014-07-23 08:29:05

Housing Data Suggest Continued but Modest Rebound in Housing Market WASHINGTON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Economic growth during the second half of 2014 likely won't be strong enough to offset the weak activity from the first two quarters of the year, according to Fannie Mae's (OTC Bulletin Board: FNMA) Economic & Strategic Research (ESR) Group. The economy experienced the worst performance in five years during the first quarter of 2014, due in large part to a significant...

2014-07-23 08:28:26

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Biometric companies make news with latest technology developments, wearable smart technologies gain momentum as anticipation grows: NXT-ID, Inc. (OTCBB: NXTD), Facebook Ink. (NASDAQ: FB), Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR), Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), Mastercard Corporation (NYSE: MA) NXT-ID, Inc., (NXTD:OTCQB) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, announces...

2014-07-23 08:27:54

CHEVY CHASE, Md., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- How does a luxury hotel company bring its brand to life and showcase a memorable performance by highly skilled artists in China? It recruits one of the nation's finest performance arts troupes to offer spontaneous acrobatic shows in Shanghai, and then shares the beautiful video content with a global digital audience. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140410/PH02730LOGO The Ritz-Carlton has launched a two and a half minute film...

2014-07-23 08:26:07

NEWARK, N.J., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PSEG Solar Source today announced that it will acquire the ERWR Whitcomb Farm Solar project from juwi solar (JSI). The facility, which will now be known as the PSEG Essex Solar Energy Center, has a 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with Vermont Electric Power Producers (VEEP), Inc., as part of the Vermont Sustainably Priced Energy Enterprise Development (SPEED) program. During JSI's ownership of the project, it advanced the development...

2014-07-23 08:25:11

HOUSTON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyperdynamics Corporation (NYSE: HDY) today announced receipt of notice from the New York Stock Exchange ("NYSE") of the NYSE's acceptance of the Company's plan for continued listing. As a result, the Company's stock will continue to be listed on the NYSE, subject to quarterly reviews by the NYSE's Listing and Compliance Committee of the Company's progress toward its plan to restore compliance with continued listing standards. On April 25,...

2014-07-23 08:22:23

Tint World® will be hosting a grand opening event on July 26th, 2014 to celebrate the first franchise location to open in Canada. WESTON, Fla., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Tint World® Franchise, the nation's leading Automotive Styling Center(TM), will be hosting a public grand opening event on July 26(th )2014, from 10AM to 1PM at its newest franchise location in Kingston, Ontario. The new location is easily accessible, located on 631 Fortune Crescent, Kingston, ON, K7P...

2014-07-23 08:21:28

ATLANTA, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marine Products Corporation (NYSE: MPX) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.03 per share payable September 10, 2014 to common stockholders of record at the close of business on August 8, 2014. Marine Products Corporation (NYSE: MPX) designs, manufactures and distributes premium-branded Chaparral sterndrive and jet drive pleasure boats, and Robalo outboard sport fishing and bay boats,...

2014-07-22 20:23:45

Quebec based start-up Belkado.com launched its bilingual gift website to Canadian and US based customers just last month MONTREAL, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The sleek and hip site is looking to fill a gap in the gift market by catering to a growing niche of consumers who typically have it all already and who tend to look for stylish specialty products to go with their unique life styles. Cool products include a wake-up light that wakes you up naturally and in a good mood,...

2014-07-22 20:22:05

Half of Americans agree that digital drives how they make food-related decisions KANSAS CITY, Mo., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Is technology our new dining and cooking companion? According to a new white paper by Sullivan Higdon & Sink (SHS) FoodThink titled, "Feeding a Digital World," one-third of Americans reported that technology is changing their eating habits. Key insights from the white paper, detailed in this infographic, outline how digital is influencing consumers' decisions...


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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