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2011-02-17 15:30:00

EXCHANGESTSX: DII.B, DII.A MONTREAL, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.B DII.A) today announced it has declared its regular quarterly dividend of US$0.15 per share on the outstanding number of the Company's Class A Multiple Voting Shares, Class B Subordinate Voting Shares and Deferred Share Units. The dividend is payable on March 17, 2011 to shareholders of record as at the close of business on March 3, 2011. ProfileDorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.B,...

2011-02-12 03:00:00

LONDON, Feb. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This weekend fans of the popular comparethemeerkat.com campaign will be treated to a whole new 20 second advert, featuring the local meerkat school and its meerpups. The advert, shot as an investigative documentary, reports that the pupils cannot use their new computer because the site they want to access, comparethemeerkat.com, is being overloaded by UK visitors looking for cheap car insurance. The ad, which airs on 13 February, is the third...

2010-12-03 07:30:00

FOXBORO, Mass., Dec. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Dorel Juvenile Group (DJG) has been recognized as a 2010 honoree by Room to Grow, a non-profit organization dedicated to enriching the lives of babies born into poverty, for its generous donations of baby essentials and safety items. Over the past five years, DJG has donated tens of thousands of dollars worth of Safety 1st and other DJG car seats, strollers, high chairs, play yards, monitors and more to Room to Grow. "Organizations like Room...

2010-11-19 06:00:00

Alternative arrangements already being made EXCHANGESTSX: DII.B, DII.A MONTREAL, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ - Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.B; DII.A) today advises that a Dorel Brazil car seat assembly facility located in Campos dos Goytacazes, Rio de Janeiro was destroyed by fire this past Wednesday. There were no injuries. Inventory of mostly raw materials and some assembly equipment were lost in the blaze.  However car seat molds, an inventory of finished goods and Dorel...

2010-10-19 07:30:00

EXCHANGESTSX: DII.B, DII.A MONTREAL, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ - An exciting line-up of 2011 juvenile products across several product categories was unveiled by Dorel Industries Inc.'s (TSX: DII.B, DII.A) Dorel Juvenile Group (DJG) at the recently completed ABC Kids Expo. Feedback from Dorel's customers and trade media indicated they were impressed with the numerous new and solution oriented products they saw. The ABC Kids Expo is the premier North American juvenile products specialty...

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2010-10-01 09:16:53

Kathleen Alexander, associate professor of wildlife in Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources and Environment, has discovered a novel tuberculosis (TB) species in the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex, a group of pathogens that have adapted by using mammals as hosts. It has been nearly two decades since a new organism was identified in this group; the majority were discovered in the early and mid 20th century. Tuberculosis is presently the leading cause of death from infectious...

2010-09-30 01:30:00

Cannondale bikes becomes Co-Sponsor EXCHANGES TSX: DII.B, DII.A MONTREAL and BETHEL, CT, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - The Cycling Sports Group (CSG) Division of Dorel Industries (TSX: DII.B, DII.A) is significantly ramping up its partnership with Liquigas Sports S.p.A. Effective January 1, 2011 Cannondale will be the Co-Sponsor of the Liquigas Pro Cycling Team. Cannondale has been a Technical Bicycle Sponsor for the past four years and team members have been riding Cannondale...

2010-09-08 07:00:00

COLUMBUS, Ind., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Julie Vallese has been appointed to the newly created role of Vice President of Public Affairs and Strategic Communications for Dorel Juvenile Group USA, a division of Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.B, DII.A). "Julie is a highly accomplished journalist and safety advocate and we are thrilled to have her expertise as we advance Dorel's leadership position in juvenile products through consumer advocacy and education," said Dorel Juvenile Group USA...

2010-09-07 23:02:00

COLUMBUS, Ind., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- In its 2010 "Boosters Are Better" Status Report, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has rated five Dorel Juvenile Group booster seats among the best available for families today. The IIHS report named Dorel's Safety 1st Air Protect, Cosco Juvenile Pronto, Eddie Bauer Auto Booster and Maxi-Cosi Rodi XR booster seats "BEST BETS" and Maxi-Cosi Rodi a "GOOD BET." The seats earned top ratings "because they correctly position belts on the average...

2010-07-19 07:30:00

COLUMBUS, Ind. and FOXBORO, Mass., July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- As millions of families take to the road for the summer travel season, Dorel Juvenile Group, a division of Dorel Industries Inc. (TSX: DII.B, DII.A) which is the world's largest car seat manufacturer, today announced a partnership with AAA to host a series of car seat checks across the country. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100719/NE36482 ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100719/NE36482 )...


Latest Mongoose Reference Libraries

Brown-tailed Mongoose, Salanoia concolor
2013-05-15 13:46:43

The brown-tailed mongoose (Salanoia concolor), also known as the salano or the Malagasy brown-tailed mongoose. This species is native to the island of northeastern areas of Madagascar and it prefers a habitat within tropical and subtropical arid forests. The brown-tailed mongoose was first described by Isidore Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire in 1837. Two species were given the name Galidia olivacea and Galidia unicolor. These classifications are no longer valid, and the only current member of the...

Golden Palm Civet, Paradoxurus zeylonensis
2012-12-10 12:00:05

The golden palm civet (Paradoxurus zeylonensis) is a small mammal that can be found in Sri Lanka. Its range is fragmented into separate areas, including the Sinharaja Forest area, Uda Walawe National Park, and Wasgomuwa and Yala National Parks. It prefers a habitat in evergreen, monsoon, and lowland forests. The coat of this civet is dark brown to brownish gold in color. Although there is not much information about this species, it is thought to consume many things like insects, berries,...

Stripe-necked Mongoose, Herpestes vitticollis
2012-11-16 13:37:32

The stripe-necked mongoose (Herpestes vitticollis) can be found in a range that extends from Sri Lanka to India. It prefers a habitat within forested areas with abundant water, like swamps or rice fields.  This species holds two subspecies that differ in appearance. H. vitticollis inornatus is not red in color and can be found in the Kanara province, while H. vitticollis vitticollis is red in color and can be found in the Western Ghats, Kerala, and Coorg provinces. The stripe-necked...

Small Asian Mongoose, Herpestes javanicus
2012-11-07 13:49:30

The small Asian mongoose (Herpestes javanicus) is native to Southeast and South Asia, but it has been introduced into other areas. In the western area of its range, populations are sometimes known as a separate species, called the small Indian mongoose or the Indian mongoose. Its range includes the mainland area between Iraq and China and the island of Java. It can be found at elevations of up to 7,217 feet in these areas. The range in which it has been introduced includes Caribbean and...

Durrell's Vontsira, Salanoia durrelli
2012-06-14 21:14:07

Durrell's vontsira (Salanoia durrelli) is a carnivorous mammal that is native to Madagascar. It makes up the genus Salanoia along with its closest relative, the brown-tailed mongoose, although their similarities are merely genetic. This mammal has a small range, occurring only in Lac Alaotra, a marshy area that reaches an elevation of 2460 feet. First discovered in 2004, by the Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust, Durrell’s vontsira was not given species status until 2010. After the...

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