Latest Guinness Stories

2011-07-31 11:19:00

SANDUSKY, Ohio, July 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- It is two for the record books. Beach balls were bouncing and sunscreen was being smoothed onto arms, legs and noses as Cedar Point set two new world records earlier today (Sunday, July 31) during Guinness World Record Day held at the Sandusky, Ohio, amusement park/resort. During the first record-setting event, 401 guests were able to bounce beach balls for 10 seconds to establish a world record for most people bouncing beach balls at the same time.

2011-07-15 07:00:00

NEW YORK, July 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Diageo plc (NYSE: DEO), the world's leading premium spirits, wine and beer company, today announced the launch of QREAM WITH A Q(TM), an ultra-premium cream liqueur.

2011-07-11 08:15:00

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Guinness Exploration Inc. ("Guinness"), (OTC-BB: GNXP), announced today that its partner Ansell Capital Corp.

2011-06-08 13:30:00

NEW YORK, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Captain Morgan brand announced today a $150,000 donation to the Loyola Recovery Foundation, based in Pittsford, N.Y., through its First Mate Fund, which was established by the brand in late 2010 to support responsible drinking initiatives and other programs that benefit the community.

2011-06-08 06:08:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gildan Activewear Inc., one of the leading manufacturers of branded T-shirts and sweatshirts in the world, expects to break a Guinness World Record when it unveils the World's Largest T-shirt on Saturday, June 11th, 2011, during the Country Music Association's (CMA) Music Festival in Nashville, TN.

2011-05-23 13:31:00

GREENSBORO, N.C., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Carson-Dellosa Publishing, LLC, in partnership with Guinness World Records, announced the grand-prize winner in its Guinness World Records® Classroom Challenge at a record-breaking event held Friday, May 20th in Owingsville, KY.

2011-05-03 13:35:00

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Guinness Exploration Inc.

2011-04-28 08:34:00

NEW YORK, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Barneys New York announced today that they have collaborated with Daphne Guinness to curate a selection of pieces from Guinness's private collection, as well as from the collection of Isabella Blow, to be featured in the Madison Avenue windows.

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