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2010-06-24 10:58:00

New Survey: More American Women Would Consider a Less-Revealing Swimsuit This Summer Than Would Cut Back on Summer Treats WASHINGTON, June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As summer approaches, Americans start to dream of sweets. In fact, nearly 30% of those surveyed associate sweet icy treats with summer - ice cream, popsicles and frozen yogurt, to name a few. Americans love sweets so much, that they are less than resolute when it comes to passing them up, despite the potential toll on...

2010-06-22 09:15:00

ORRVILLE, Ohio, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Ruggles Premium Ice Cream announced today that it wants fans of the frozen treat's popular radio commercial to create their own version of the company's catchy jingle and enter to win an impressive array of high-tech prizes in the "Ruggles Scoop Scoop Video Contest." The online contest will run throughout July, National Ice Cream Month. To enter, fans will visit www.RugglesVideoContest.com, download the jingle's music and words, and by using a...

2010-06-21 12:33:00

CANTON, Mass., June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Batter up! Baskin-Robbins and Aquafina®, an official sponsor of Major League Baseball(TM), team up to hit a home run this summer by offering exclusive, collectible MLB® mini-helmets with the purchase of a 20 oz. Aquafina bottled water and a two-scoop Baskin-Robbins sundae. For a limited time, beginning this week through September 27, ice cream and baseball enthusiasts can collect all 30 Major League Baseball...

2010-06-16 12:32:00

President and CEO says plan will limit industry growth and decrease demand for dairy ingredients WASHINGTON, June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During her opening remarks today at the International Dairy Foods Association's Washington Conference, IDFA's president and CEO blasted recent proposals that would create a government-mandated system to limit the supply of milk produced by dairy farms. A "supply-management" proposal was recently introduced in the House of Representatives and a...

2010-06-10 10:00:00

ELIZABETH, N.J., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- As the East Coast recovers from one of its harshest winters, Little Jimmy's Italian Ice and the New York based ALL PRO Eating are shivering with excitement as they announce the first ever Little Jimmy's National Italian Ice Eating Championship which will take place on June 19th, 2010 at Raceway Park in Englishtown, New Jersey at 6pm. Italian Ice and eating competitions have been around for centuries but this will be one of the most chilling...

2010-06-03 12:28:00

CANTON, Mass., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Baskin-Robbins this week unveiled a new, multi-million dollar animated advertising campaign that highlights the brand's position as the leader in ice cream flavors by focusing on how interacting with Baskin-Robbins products brings out the best in everyone. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100503/NE97472LOGO ) Created by Baskin-Robbins new agency of record, Atlanta-based 22squared and executed by world-class animation studio Nathan Love,...

2010-05-27 18:54:00

LOS ANGELES, May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, Donnie Athens announced that he will include a free Las Vegas vacation for ALL fans who pre-order his new Double Single CD. The Double Single is $3.99 and available only at DonnieAthens.com. Critics have called him a genius, one of the most compelling and important singer/songwriters of this year. Music's leading producers have been clamoring to work with him; Fashion aficionados cannot get enough of his incomparable style; and the...

2010-05-26 14:20:00

IRVINE, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizen7 Studios, a full-service advertising agency, is now the agency of record for Boardwalk Ice Cream Company. Thanks to its new agency, the makers of the dip-n-roll ice cream treat are about to get a more-than-vanilla brand build-up of their own. Projects will range from website design and development to in-store signage and onsite events driving traffic to its Irvine Spectrum storefront. "Boardwalk is a fun new concept based on a bit of...

2010-05-25 10:35:00

NEW YORK, May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Temperatures are rising and Reader's Digest is giving a warm welcome to summer by unveiling their annual Best of America list, celebrating the greatest summer attractions across the country. This cover story, found in the June/July issue, highlights the best things that America has to offer from Best Ballpark Food to Best Road Trip. With this list of what makes America great, learn the Best Ice Cream Flavors (including Bacon, Lobster, Guinness, and...

2010-05-20 16:33:00

CHICAGO, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Food Channel® has released its "Top Ten Dessert Trends." Based on research conducted by The Food Channel in conjunction with CultureWaves(TM), the International Food Futurists(TM), and Mintel International, the list identifies the significant desserts you'll see on the menu throughout the next year. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100520/CG08607) "Desserts are a great place to experiment with the non-traditional and...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'