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BRUSSELS, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- LED lamps from quality suppliers are rapidly reducing in price - and improving in energy efficiency - far beyond industry and expert forecasts.
-- Net earnings of $248.1 million ($0.44 per share on a diluted basis) for the third quarter of fiscal 2015.
LAVAL, QC, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. ("Couche-Tard") (TSX: ATD.A ATD.B) announces today that it has signed, through its wholly-owned indirect Danish subsidiary
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LONDON, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In February, FCA continued to outpace the passenger car industry in Europe, with sales up 11.2% year-over-year to more than 66,000
Pressure-Sequence Hydroforming Gains Momentum by Increasing Fuel Efficiency, Reducing Weight and Cost, and Maximizing Structural Performance TROY, Mich., March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/
NEW HOPE, Pa., March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Excellis Health Solutions, the leading provider of Life Sciences Supply Chain consulting services, today announced the hiring of Frederic Menardo
BERLIN, March 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Berlin plays a leading role throughout Europe in the digital economy - as of today a 3D city model of the German capital is available
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HAMBURG, Germany, March 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Till March 17 some of the world's toughest startup competitions will take place at the South by Southwest Interactive Festival
The Gotland sheep, also known as the Gotland pelt, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed on the Island of Gotland in Sweden during the 1920’s and 1930’s. It is thought the breed was developed by crossbreeding the native Gute sheep with the Karakuls and Romanov breeds. Although the native Gute sheep still resides on the island, it is considered a rare breed. The Gotland sheep, sometimes called the improved Gotland, can be found in many other areas including Australia, New...
The natterjack toad, Epidalea Calamita, formerly Bufo calamita, is a toad endemic to sandy and heathland areas of Europe. The adults are about 60 to 70 millimeters long and are set apart from common toads by a yellow colored line that runs down the middle of the back. They have fairly short legs, and this provides them with a characteristic step, compared to the hopping movement of many other toad species. Natterjacks have a very loud and distinct mating call, amplified by the single vocal...
The Asturian Valley is a breed of cattle native to the valleys of Asturias, Spain and raised in the northern coastal region of the Bay of Biscay and the river valleys of the Cordillera Cantabrica mountain range. During the 1800s, the Asturian Valley were the most abundant cattle breed of northern Spain. However, in the early 1900s, foreign breeds began to overrun the area and by the mid 1900s, only 22,000 Asturian Valley cattle were left. Beginning in the 1980s, the Spanish government...
The Jaca Navarra is a breed of horse from Navarre, Spain. It is a small horse in danger of extinction. In 1997 there were 240 horses and the population slowly increased to 350 in 1999. Since then the population has increased steadily to a total of 899 horses as of April 2011, all of which were in Navarre. The breed is listed as endangered by the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO). In 1999 a breeders association (JACANA) was formed and the breed register for the Jaca Navarra was...
The Hucul Pony also known as the Carpathian is a small pony from the Carpathian Mountains, in Ukraine and Romania. The name comes from a small group of ethnic Hutsul people. The breed was around before the Hutsul people and was first mentioned in writing about 400 years ago. Originally named the “Mountain Tarpan” the pony was used by the Austro-Hungarian Army. The first stud farm was established in Romania in 1856 and several different breeds were carefully bred for purity. In 1922,...
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