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2011-07-25 09:49:00

NEW YORK, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Vanish NapiSan, the name trusted by generations of Australians for effective fabric stain removal, has commenced a campaign to sponsor the White House. The sponsorship deal has been offered at $25 million* Australian dollars ($27 million US dollars) for exclusive naming rights for the building for 5 years. With the huge deficit that the US economy is faced with, and with the Australian economy buoyant, the company believes the money can help provide...

2011-07-20 11:43:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Reckitt Benckiser (RB), the leading global household, health and personal care company (with U.S. headquarters in Parsippany, NJ) and parent of Clearasil, Lysol, Woolite and other iconic brands, today announced a charity adventure competition for students and those early in their careers. The competition is accessible via RB's Facebook page, where contestants can enter to win experiences of a lifetime to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, trek the...

2011-06-22 11:30:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Clearasil®, a leading brand of skin care products that range from acne/blemish prevention to skin care maintenance and spot treatment, launches their new summer-long campaign "Rock Your Skin". This initiative marks a new brand approach, targeting their young-adult consumer where they live and play via online and integrated experiences and leveraging the "summer break" and "back to school" season as an opening for impactful...

2011-06-16 10:18:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Woolite, leading laundry detergent brand of Reckitt Benckiser, today announced the launch of a new multi-million dollar marketing and advertising campaign called "The Torturer" featuring a TV ad directed by horror-film director and heavy metal musician Rob Zombie. The ad premieres today on Facebook.com/WooliteUS and will be broadcast in movie theaters on July 2 and on television starting mid-July through the end of the year. The campaign aims...

2011-06-16 09:28:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Veet®, the number one hair depilatory in the world(1), launches "28 Days of Beautiful" Facebook application -- a fun and unique way for consumers to engage with the brand, share beauty secrets, receive exclusive offers and discounts, and most importantly, get insider tips from the Veet Smooth Patrol -- a panel of three celebrity experts in the fields of fitness, fashion and beauty, respectively. The name of the application...

2011-06-10 10:44:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser (RB) plc, a world leader in household, health and personal care (with U.S. headquarters in Parsippany, NJ) and parent of Clearasil, Lysol, Woolite and other iconic brands, announced today that it has appointed Chicago based market research company SymphonyIRI Group (SIG) in the US to supply both retail audit and panel data to their business. The Nielsen Company who previously supplied these services...

2011-04-19 08:00:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Reckitt Benckiser (RB), the leading global household, health and personal care company (with U.S. headquarters in Parsippany, NJ) and parent of Clearasil, Lysol, Woolite and other iconic brands, today announced the launch of UrbAN THRILL, an online free runner-themed game available today. The game, available on RB.com for free, allows users to mimic the fast-paced, risk-taking and dynamic environment of the FMCG company by completing free...

2011-03-24 11:25:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Reckitt Benckiser (RB) plc, a world leader in household, health and personal care (with U.S. headquarters in Parsippany, NJ) and parent of Clearasil, Lysol, Woolite and other iconic brands, is launching a multi-country, multi-million dollar campaign to create awareness for its corporate brand amongst graduates and people early on in their business careers. A global consumer products giant, RB is very similar to P&G, but until recently...

2011-03-02 08:00:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Health experts recommend regular hand washing to help stop the spread of germs. However, many families do not suspect that the very germs they are washing away may be found on their soap pumps. To help consumers stay healthy this season, LYSOL® is introducing a new, sleek stainless steel-inspired LYSOL No-Touch(TM) Hand Soap System, a recently-named 2011 Product of the Year*. The new look not only makes hand washing easy...

2011-01-25 07:30:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Reckitt Benckiser (RB) plc, a world leader in household, health and personal care (with U.S. headquarters in Parsippany, NJ) and parent of Clearasil, Lysol, Woolite and other iconic brands, today announced its purchase of the LiceMD shampoo brand from Combe Incorporated. LiceMD is a pesticide-free, breakthrough treatment that helps control lice outbreaks without the use of toxins. Its primary ingredient is dimethicone, an effective...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'