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2011-04-15 12:02:00

WASHINGTON, April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of the third-annual "Foursquare Day" on April 16, Madison Marquette announced today it will offer shoppers the opportunity to win a $1000 American Express Gift Card and a trip to New York City when they "check-in" on Foursquare at participating centers. "Foursquare's popularity among retailers has been growing exponentially and is widely viewed as a way to attract and reward loyal shoppers," said Kurt Ivey, Senior Vice President...

2010-10-11 12:28:00

MARQUETTE, Mich., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Pioneer Surgical Technology, Inc., a leader in innovative medical devices, announced today the company's plan to establish a manufacturing and distribution facility in Ireland. Pioneer has initiated discussions with the IDA (Ireland Development Authority) to evaluate potential sites with target opening in Q4 2011. The new facility will support Pioneer's continued growth in Europe by establishing a manufacturing facility within the EU. In...

2008-11-29 00:12:19

Wesley Matthews led the way with 17 points Friday and No. 15 Marquette easily rolled over Northern Iowa 73-43. Marquette (5-0) advanced in the Chicago Invitational Challenge and will meet Dayton in the next round Saturday. Lazar Hayward added 15 points and Jerel McNeal had 13 for the Golden Eagles, who went on a 20-0 run to take a 32-8 lead with 5 minutes to play in the first half. Kwadzo Ahelegbe had 11 points for Northern Iowa (3-2), which will take on Auburn in the next round. The schools...

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