Latest Factory Stories

2011-07-12 08:00:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ABC's Good Morning America and Ark Music Factory's teen protege Lexi St.George, who GMA launched on its "One Week to Hit it Big: Pop Star" series, has landed her first commercial deal.

2011-05-21 06:38:02

On Friday, Xinhua News Agency reported a large explosion and fire at the Hongfujin Precision Electronics plant in the high-tech industrial zone west of Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province, killing two people and injuring 16 others.

2011-02-24 07:00:00

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Guardian Industries Corp. has culminated a few years of analysis and strategic planning in announcing plans to build a float glass manufacturing plant in Krasny Sulin (Rostov region), Russia.

2011-01-22 00:00:37

Canada’s leading weekly print magazine debuts iPad edition designed by NY-based interactive agency Built by the Factory. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 21, 2011 Interactive agency Built by the Factory and Rogers Publishing Limited, Canada's largest publishing company with more than 70 print brands and 45 digital properties, have partnered to develop an iPad application for Maclean’s, bringing Canada’s national magazine to life in a new medium. Well-regarded innovators in...

2010-05-19 10:00:00

NEW YORK, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Spike TV explores the outrageous world of little person wrestling with "Half Pint Brawlers," a new unscripted half-hour, six-episode series premiering Wednesday, June 2 at 11:00 PM, ET/PT.

2010-04-20 20:20:00

HONG KONG, April 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CNOOC Limited (the "Company" or "CNOOC Ltd.", NYSE: CEO, SEHK: 0883) today announced that Huizhou oilfields, which suspended production after being hit by Typhoon Koppu in September 2009, have restarted production in full scale. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/xprn/sa/200701301659.jpg ) Currently the operations of Huizhou oilfields are running smoothly, with daily production of 45,000 barrels of oil and over 40 million cubic feet of natural...

2010-04-19 06:40:00

Workers in Chinese sweatshops making products for Microsoft and other companies are being mistreated, according to an investigation by a human rights organization.

2010-04-13 08:05:00

Producing computer mice & webcams for Microsoft, HP and other companies New Report, Unprecedented photos Available [ http://www.nlcnet.org/reports?id=0034 ] NEW YORK, April 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Labor Committee is releasing an in-depth report, "China's Youth Meet Microsoft: KYE factory in China produces for Microsoft and other U.S.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).