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2011-08-08 08:57:00

MILAN, August 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With reference to the statement sent on 2nd August 2011 by Lambretta SA (company in liquidation) to the press agencies worldwide, the companies Motom Electronics Group S.p.a. (MEG) and Clag International Ltd (CLAG) jointly specify as follows: 1) The trademark Lambretta was sold in 1972 by the Innocenti family, founder of the brand, to an Indian company called "Scooters India Ltd" (SIL). 2) In 2006, SIL granted a license for the...

2011-07-29 03:00:00

MILAN, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Launch of the world's first website to provide a thorough and "all inclusive" comparison of costs and travel times of trains and planes for 500 routes in Europe and North America. Not everybody knows that in our times of low cost flights a transfer by taxi or by public transport from city centre to the airport (or vice versa) can cost you more than the flight itself! Or that a plane journey (including transfers to and from the airport)...

2011-07-13 06:00:00

MILAN, Ill., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Group O, the optimization company that specializes in marketing operations, supply-chain and packaging solutions, is pleased to announce that all three operating units have achieved conformance with the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2008 standard for quality management systems. ISO 9001:2008 emphasizes continual improvement and customer satisfaction, and validates the effectiveness and strength of Group O's quality...

2011-07-11 16:39:00

ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich., July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- DURA Automotive Systems, LLC announced today the honorees of the company's 2011 Leading Women program. The recognition program was initiated in 2011 to identify and honor top women contributors from DURA and Global Automotive Systems (G.A.S.) locations around the world and heighten awareness of their impact on the success of the enterprise. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110711/DE32992LOGO ) "We are pleased to...

2011-07-01 09:49:00

LONDON, July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the past 100 years Women's Wear Daily (WWD) has been the voice of authority for the fashion, beauty and retail industries. Founded in 1910 and published by Fairchild Publications, WWD remains the fashion bible. To celebrate this landmark, Value Retail has hosted a cocktail and dinner reception at the spectacular Palazzo Crespi in Milan. Ed Nardoza and Jim Fallon, WWD's Editor-in-Chief and Contributing Editor respectively, were...

2011-06-15 01:00:00

BEIJING, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- With Air China's flight CA949 taking to the sky on June 15, the carrier's direct rotations between Beijing and Milan were introduced to the market. Milan was the third European destination introduced by Air China in 2011 following Dusseldorf, Germany and Athens, Greece. Up to now, Air China operates flights to 13 European cities, which means the carrier serves the largest number of European destinations among Chinese carriers. (Logo:...

2011-06-11 00:00:28

Annalisa Tosoni of Milan, Italy, found long-sought answers through Scientology. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 10, 2011 At age 16, Annalisa Tosoni's youth came to an abrupt end. At the center of her world was "the best dad anyone could ever have." When he died, so did her childhood and her happiness. "I could not understand why it happened," says Tosoni. "Nothing people told me made any sense. I needed answers to questions I had never thought to ask before: Who are we really? Why are we...

2011-06-02 07:30:00

LOS ANGELES, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Horiyoshi Worldwide, Inc. (OTCBB: HHWW.OB - News) is pleased to announce that the Horiyoshi brand has received an initial order for its Fall/Winter 2011 line from the Dolce and Gabbana Spiga 2 store.  The Fall/Winter 2011 line is scheduled to be delivered in late July and is Horiyoshi the Third's most comprehensive to date.  The Dolce and Gabbana Spiga 2 store is located in Milan, Italy and is the company's flagship...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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