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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.

2011-04-23 16:04:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- 317 guests at the Carowinds Theme Park in North Carolina celebrated Easter Weekend by setting a new Guinness World Record for the 'Most People Dyeing Eggs'.

2011-04-01 16:10:00

NORWALK, Conn., April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- April is Alcohol Awareness Month, and Diageo, the world's leading spirits, wine and beer company, and industry leader in promoting responsible drinking, marked the occasion by congratulating Apolo Ohno, the most decorated US Winter Olympian for presenting The Century Council's interactive 'Ask, Listen, Learn: Kids and Alcohol Don't Mix' program at the Cloonan Middle school in Stamford.

2011-03-30 06:45:00

NEW YORK, March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Serendipity 3, the NYC restaurant known for their eclectic American food and desserts, created the World's Most Expensive Hot Dog for Guinness World Records. The hot dog is one of America's favorite foods.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.