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2009-11-06 09:00:00

LINCOLN, Neb., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Online retailer SitStay.com was recently awarded the BizRate 2009 Circle of Excellence award. Recognized as an online retailer that provides the best customer experience, as rated by its own customers. SitStay.com consistently received high marks in seven different categories throughout the year. "We are deeply honored to receive this award," said Luke Derowitsch, Manager of Doggie Operations. "The fact that only three percent of eligible online...

2009-11-04 11:34:00

CLEVELAND, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- OverDrive (www.overdrive.com), the leading global distributor of audiobooks, eBooks, and more to libraries, today announced the 'Most Downloaded Books from the Library' for October 2009. For complete lists, visit www.overdrive.com/mostdownloaded. For the second consecutive month, Dan Brown's international bestseller "The Lost Symbol" was the most downloaded audiobook and eBook in the adult fiction category. Nevada Barr's "13 1/2" broke into the top ten on...

2009-10-06 01:21:00

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Row 44, Inc., a provider of satellite-based in-flight Wi-Fi for commercial aircraft, today announced a walled-garden service that enables airlines to rapidly offer additional revenue-generating entertainment, shopping and productivity options to the flying public. The new service, Skytown Center, is the first of several products designed to fully leverage an airline's investment in in-flight connectivity. Rollout partners include...

2009-10-01 14:07:00

CLEVELAND, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- OverDrive (www.overdrive.com), the leading global distributor of audiobooks, eBooks, and more to libraries, today announced the 'Most Downloaded Books from the Library' for September 2009. For complete lists, visit www.overdrive.com/mostdownloaded. Dan Brown's international bestseller "The Lost Symbol" became the most downloaded audiobook and eBook in its first month of release. Popular titles from James Patterson, Nora Roberts, and Charlaine Harris...

2009-09-24 10:06:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. World Markets for Point of Care Diagnostics 2009-13 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0116166/World-Markets-for-Point-of-Care-Diagnostics-2009-13.html Point of care diagnostics is one of the most dynamic parts of the diagnostics industry and an area where several major competitors are battling for market share. Point-of-care testing (POC) is defined as diagnostic...

2009-08-31 11:34:00

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Motherhood Maternity((R)) announced today the NFL Kickoff Sweepstakes celebrating the successful launch of its NFL maternity t-shirt program. The sweepstakes kicks off on September 10, 2009, along with the official start of the National Football League's 90th season. Fans can enter for the chance to win the ultimate maternity football package by making a purchase at any Motherhood Maternity or Destination Maternity store in the United States...

2009-08-06 11:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A Pea in the Pod(R) released today the first official details of its partnership with Nicole Richie. A Pea in the Pod, the brand moms-to-be consistently rely on for stylish maternity clothes, worked closely with Nicole Richie to create a free-spirited designer line. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www.prnewswire.com/mnr/destinationmaternity/39447/ (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090806/NY57939 ) The 14-piece capsule...

2009-08-06 05:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Destination Maternity Corporation (Nasdaq: DEST), the world's leading maternity apparel retailer, today reported sales for the month of July 2009. Net sales for the month of July 2009 decreased 8.4% to $38.5 million from $42.0 million reported for the month of July 2008. Comparable store sales for the month of July 2009 decreased 8.3% on a reported basis, and decreased approximately 9.0% after adjusting for the "days adjustment calendar timing...

2009-07-28 07:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Motherhood Maternity, in partnership with the National Football League(R), announced today a brand new way for expectant women everywhere to show off their team spirit. Beginning August 1, 2009, officially licensed NFL maternity t-shirts will be available bearing NFL team logos. Every Motherhood Maternity store, including those within Destination Maternity locations, will carry a selection of team t-shirts in sizes small through extra large, based on...

2009-07-09 12:16:00

NEW YORK, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Alan Cohen, Chairman of Abacus Advisors LLC, today said that he was "pleased with the outcome" of the recent sale of substantially all assets of Filene's Basement, Inc. to an affiliate of Syms Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMS). Cohen, with the assistance of Abacus, has been acting as Filene's Chief Restructuring Officer since March 30 of this year. Syms acquired substantially all of the assets of Filene's in the transaction, which was executed under Section 363 of the...


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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