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2010-06-24 15:00:00

RICHMOND, Va. and GREENWICH, Conn., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Catterton Partners, the leading consumer-focused private equity firm in North America, announced today that Mid-Atlantic Convenience Stores (MACS) has acquired a majority interest in Uppy's Convenience Stores, Inc.

2010-03-09 07:15:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to a survey conducted by the Enterprise Desktop Alliance, 260 IT administrators from large organizations with both Macs and PCs responded that Macs are less expensive than PCs to manage.

2008-09-24 12:00:18

Apple Inc. tends to prove unstoppable even when other computer makers falter. In the most recent quarter, shipments of Macs surged 41%. That's nearly three times the 15% global growth rate for PCs in general.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.