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2014-08-21 08:34:09

ATLANTA, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), a lease-to-own retailer specializing in the sales and lease ownership of furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories, announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Gilbert L. Danielson, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, as interim Chief Executive Officer, effective following the retirement of Ronald W. Allen as the Company's Chief Executive Officer on August 31, 2014,...

2014-08-20 08:20:58

HORSHAM, Pa., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AAMCO, the world's largest chain of transmission specialists and leader in total car care, officially broke ground at AAMCO University, commencing the building of the state-of-the-art training facility in Newnan, Georgia. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140819/137571 AAMCO President and Chief Executive Officer Brett Ponton was onsite for the groundbreaking on August 5. "We are thrilled to officially begin development on...

2014-08-18 12:21:11

RENO, Nev., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AMERCO (Nasdaq: UHAL), parent of U-Haul International, Inc., Oxford Life Insurance Company, Repwest Insurance Company and Amerco Real Estate Company announced today that it will hold its eighth annual virtual analyst and investor meeting on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 11 a.m. Arizona time (2 p.m. Eastern Time). "This is our eighth annual investor meeting and a key investor outreach program for us, which allows investors and analysts to...

2014-08-14 12:24:54

CHICAGO, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RE/MAX associates in northern Illinois held a dominant position among Illinois brokers ranked among the 2014 "America's Best Real Estate Agents." These rankings were compiled by REAL Trends, a leading real estate industry publication. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140116/CG48021LOGO RE/MAX Northern Illinois individual brokers and sales teams held 157 of the 614 spots in the Illinois rankings, or 26 percent of the total. That is a...

2014-08-12 12:26:10

1,000 San Diegans Expected for Jazzercise Dance for Life Fundraiser to Support Susan G. Komen CARLSBAD, Calif., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jazzercise instructors will bring San Diegans together to fight breast cancer and dance for a cure aboard the USS Midway on Saturday, September 13(th), from 8:30 to 10 a.m. An estimated 1,000 Jazzercise instructors, customers, family and friends, including many who have been affected by breast cancer, will participate in a huge group fitness...

2014-08-12 08:41:23

Enhanced User Experience; More Options to Determine Best Price Across Channels NEW YORK and MUMBAI, India, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), a leading IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, today announced the recent completion of significant enhancements to a series of mobile applications developed on behalf of Avis Car Rental and Budget Car Rental. The upgraded mobile applications provide customers of the...

2014-08-08 20:20:38

BELTON, S.C., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- C&S Furniture Outlet is expanding its service by offering U-Haul rental equipment. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090622/LA34860LOGO-b "Our customers love the idea of us bringing U-Haul products and services to the area," said C&S Furniture Outlet owner Curtis Wiceman. "It gives our community an opportunity to rent U-Haul equipment without going too far." Wiceman is looking to get extra income out of the furniture...

2014-08-08 20:20:35

VERO BEACH, Fla., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vero Mechanic Auto Repair is expanding its service by offering U-Haul rental equipment. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090622/LA34860LOGO-b "We like the U-Haul Company," said Vero Mechanic Auto Repair owner Robert Irving. "Hopefully the partnership will help to bring new customers into our shop." Irving says he partnered with U-Haul for the extra revenue U-Haul products and services provide. He is hoping the addition of U-Haul...

2014-08-08 16:20:21

DUBLIN, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Car Rental (Luxury Cars, Executive Cars, Economy Cars, SUV's, MUV's) Market - Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Global car rental market was valued at USD 36.89 billion in 2013, growing at a CAGR of 13.6% from 2014 to 2019. A car rental company rents out vehicles/automobiles for a specific period of time ranging from a few hours to a...

2014-08-06 16:35:37

ATLANTA, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), a leader in the sales and lease ownership and specialty retailing of furniture, consumer electronics and home appliances and accessories, has declared a quarterly cash dividend. The dividend declared is $.021 per share on Common Stock, payable October 1, 2014 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on September 3, 2014. About Aaron's, Inc.Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), a leader in...


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endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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