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2011-08-10 05:00:00

CARLE PLACE, N.Y., Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As the hot summer days continue to run rampant, 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLWS), the world's leading florist and gift shop, is launching a cool, new collection in honor of everyone's favorite furry friends. The a-DOG-able(TM) collection, made up of a variety of hand-crafted floral arrangements shaped like dogs, is sure to fetch compliments for its unique designs, complete with puppy dog eyes and noses. Whether it's for a dog lover,...

2011-08-03 05:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- It's always five o'clock somewhere, and the "floral" bartenders at 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLWS), the world's leading florist and gift shop, have expanded their collection of Happy Hour Bouquets to include six new, intoxicatingly original and fresh floral arrangements that are sure to shake up any celebration. Inspired by classic cocktails, including margaritas, sangrias and martinis, these new hand-crafted floral bouquets in 9" reusable and...

2011-04-18 05:00:00

CARLE PLACE, N.Y., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrations.com, LLC, a subsidiary of 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, INC. (NASDAQ: FLWS), the world's leading florist and gift shop, has redesigned its popular party planning site. Celebrations.com, the premier online destination for party ideas, tips and inspiration, has further enhanced its offering of expert advice, exclusive tips, and simple planning tools by launching a new design, adding new features including the ability to save and store...

2011-03-22 12:00:00

RESTON, Va., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- comScore, Inc. (Nasdaq: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released its monthly analysis of U.S. web activity at the top online properties for February 2011 based on data from the comScore Media Metrix service. Valentine's Day propelled gains at Flowers/Gifts/Greetings sites and E-card sites, while Tax sites climbed as Americans began to file their 2010 tax returns. (Logo:...

2011-02-01 00:37:19

Promotion Will Reward Customers with Savings for Celebrating Valentine's Day New York, NY (PRWEB) January 31, 2011 DailyFeats, the online social platform where people share and earn rewards for their positive actions, today announced a special Valentine's Day promotion with 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. (NASDAQ symbol: FLWS), the world's leading florist and gift shop. Beginning today, DailyFeats members and 1-800-FLOWERS.COM customers can visit http://1800flowers.dailyfeats.com to complete the...

2010-06-15 05:00:00

CARLE PLACE, N.Y., June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- According to the U.S. Census Bureau, this Father's Day marks the centennial of the first observance of Father's Day(1). With 58,000 stay at home dads(2), 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, INC. (FLWS), the world's leading florist and gift shop, encourages Dad to take some time for himself this Father's Day. "1-800-FLOWERS.COM is dedicated to helping our customers express their appreciation for the Everyday Heroes in their lives," said Jim McCann, CEO...

2010-04-20 05:00:00

CARLE PLACE, N.Y., April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- According to U.S. Department of Labor statistics there are more than 4.1 million Administrative Professionals in the United States alone.(i) Since 1952, Administrative Professionals Week has celebrated the vigorous efforts of office workers throughout the country. The occasion honors those whose integral work may often go unnoticed.(ii) 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. (Nasdaq: FLWS) the world's leading florist and gift shop, wants to ensure...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.