Latest Linda McCartney Stories

2011-07-27 14:46:00

In the news release, Stella McCartney Launches Second Issue of iPad App, Previews New Ad Campaign and Expands ecommerce to 30 Countries Worldwide, issued 27-Jul-2011 by Stella McCartney over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the first paragraph, first sentence, should read "Stella McCartney to launch the second issue of her iPad App available for download on iTunes next week." rather than "Stella McCartney launches the second issue of her iPad App available for download on...

2011-06-15 05:14:00

MELVILLE, N.Y., June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAIN), a leading natural and organic products company providing consumers with "A Healthy Way of Life(TM)", today announced the selection of Hain Celestial UK as a recipient of The Sunday Times Best Green Companies Award 2011. This is the fourth year in a row the Company merited such distinction. This year Hain Celestial UK ranked 20th in the national ranking with its positive high environmental impact....

2009-06-15 14:05:20

British rock 'n' roll icon Paul McCartney, along with his daughters Mary and Stella, are promoting a new food campaign called Meat Free Monday. The campaign, which encourages people to help slow climate change by having one meat free day a week, has already gathered support from Chris Martin, Jeff Koons, Alec Baldwin, Woody Harrelson, Doris Day, Sheryl Crow, Kevin Spacey, Kelly Osbourne, Zac Goldsmith, Gillian Anderson, Jake and Dinos Chapman, David de Rothschild, Monty Don, Sam Taylor Wood,...

2005-08-29 04:57:43

By Jim Bessman NEW YORK (Billboard) - Paul McCartney founded MPL Communications, one of the world's biggest privately owned music publishing companies, as the home to his solo compositions following the 1970 breakup of the Beatles. And while MPL -- the acronym stands for "McCartney Productions Ltd." -- has certainly focused on McCartney's work, it has grown to represent almost a century of copyrights from the likes of Buddy Holly, Jerry Herman, Frank Loesser, Meredith Willson and...

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