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2014-09-19 08:28:03

BEIJING, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LightInTheBox Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: LITB) ("LightInTheBox" or the "Company"), a global online retail company that delivers products directly to consumers around the world, today announced that the Company's stock has been added to the NASDAQ Golden Dragon China Index (NASDAQ: HXC) effective Monday, September 22, 2014. The NASDAQ Golden Dragon China Index is designed to provide insight and access to the unique economic and investment...

2014-09-17 23:10:05

The Training Factor, LLC., has announced the arrival of its new Growth Index feature, an employee assessment feature that takes an otherwise grueling and time consuming process and makes it quick, easy, and automated. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 The Training Factor, LLC., the leading provider of online talent management and development software, custom e-learning course content and performance improvement for all manufactured, student, military, aging in place, and multifamily...

2014-09-12 12:22:27

RB, the health, hygiene and home consumer goods company, achieves 'industry best' in DJSI economic, environmental and social categories PARSIPPANY, N.J., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RB today announced it has been named as the sustainability leader in its industry by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI). RB is added to the global financial index after just one year on the European Index. The company was named leader of the Household Products industry and earned 'industry best' scores...

2014-09-12 08:24:07

NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Deloitte Consumer Spending Index (Index) picked up in August, which may be a sign of better things to come. The Index tracks consumer cash flow as an indicator of future consumer spending(i). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120803/MM52028LOGO-a "A notable decrease in initial unemployment insurance claims helped push the Index up," said Daniel Bachman, Deloitte's senior U.S. economist. "An improving labor market can be a boon to...

2014-09-11 12:23:41

New Index is a Factor Weighted, Broad-Market Commodity Index with a Modified Roll NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI), one of the world's leading providers of financial market indices, and Research Affiliates, a global leader in innovative indexing and asset allocation strategies, announced today the launch of the Dow Jones RAFI Commodity Index. The Index offers a factor based approach that uses signals intended to generate outperformance,...

2014-09-11 12:22:26

- Abbott Achieved Top Industry Scores for Economic and Social Performance ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, Abbott (NYSE: ABT) was named the leading company in its industry by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), one of the most prestigious global benchmarks for corporate responsibility and sustainability. As the Industry Group Leader in Health Care Equipment & Services, Abbott was one of only 24 companies selected for...

2014-09-08 12:24:41

Strong Increases in Recent Months NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Employment Trends Index(TM) (ETI) increased in August. The index now stands at 121.29, up from 120.62 (an upward revision) in July. This represents a 6.4 percent gain in the ETI compared to a year ago. "The strong increase in the Employment Trends Index in recent months signals robust job growth through the fall," said Gad Levanon, Director of Macroeconomic Research at The Conference Board. "The...

2014-08-27 20:21:40

NEW YORK, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P SmallCap 600 constituent Centene Corp. (NYSE: CNC) will replace MICROS Systems Inc. (NASD: MCRS) in the S&P MidCap 400, and Aviv REIT Inc. (NYSE: AVIV) will replace Centene in the S&P SmallCap 600 after the close of trading on Wednesday, September 3. S&P 100 & 500 constituent Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL) is acquiring MICROS in a deal expected to be completed soon pending final approvals. Centene provides multi-line...

2014-08-27 08:25:34

CHICAGO, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Commodity Research Bureau (CRB), the world's leading commodity and futures research, data and analysis firm since 1934 and a division of Barchart.com, Inc., announces the availability of 75-years of CRB Commodity Yearbooks through Mergent Archives. Since 1939, professional traders, commercial hedgers, portfolio managers and speculators around the world have come to rely on The CRB Commodity Yearbook to help them navigate the uncertainties of the...

2014-08-22 04:21:07

BRUSSELS, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for France was unchanged in June, remaining at 117.7 (2004 = 100), following a 0.2 percent decline in May, and no change in April. At the same time, The Conference Board Coincident Economic Index® (CEI) for France, a measure of current economic activity, increased 0.1 percent in June to 103.7 (2004 = 100), following no change in May, and no change in April. The Conference Board LEI for...


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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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