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2010-06-07 09:03:00

GELEEN, The Netherlands, June 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Isobionics has finalized the development of a breakthrough fermentation process for production of its natural Valencene Pure(TM). This product, which is an aroma substance for the food, beverage, flavor and fragrance industry, is now available on a commercial scale. Compared with conventional valencene, which is produced from oranges, it offers the advantage of high purity and constant quality. Toine Janssen, CEO Isobionics says:...

2009-10-26 15:23:00

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- What began as a part time endeavor by Penny Kay, the owner of The Fragrance Shop, has turned into an international enterprise with the recent launch of a new consumer friendly e-commerce website. "The original Fragrance Shop retail store in Provincetown, Massachusetts operated as just a seasonal business. The success of that summer-time only location quickly led to the opening of year round shops in Miami Beach, New Orleans and Laguna Beach,"...

Word of the Day
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.