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2011-02-05 00:00:44

Executive employment consultancy UK Knack Group's managing director has announced that Sheffield's Meadowhall shopping centre is on the verge of becoming one of Britain's five largest. (PRWeb UK) February 4, 2011 Executive employment consultancy UK Knack Group's managing director has announced that Sheffield's Meadowhall shopping centre is on the verge of becoming one of Britain's five largest. British Land and London and Stamford are confirmed to be mulling over a 300,000 sq ft retail...

2010-10-15 06:00:00

CLEMMONS, N.C., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sheffield Financial, a division of BB&T Financial, FSB, which is a subsidiary of BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT), has signed a five-year installment financing contract with Polaris Industries, Inc. effective April 1, 2011. The agreement allows Sheffield to substantially increase its national market share in the power sports industry by providing installment lending services to Polaris' dealers. It also provides an opportunity to expand...

2010-09-28 14:18:00

BELOIT, Wis., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Sheffield Bio-Science, a Kerry Group Business, has formed a strategic global sales and marketing alliance with Girus Life Sciences. Under this partnership, Sheffield Bio-Science will be the exclusive Global Sales, Distribution and Development Partner for Girus Life Sciences' chemically defined Regocel supplements. Regocel supplements are small molecule yield enhancers designed to improve cell culture performance. The supplements were developed to...

2010-08-18 13:18:29

Alarm sounded on health consequences of substantial reduction in NHS health visitors The world's first ever analysis of data from a full scale clinical trial in adults shows that training Health Visitors to assess and psychologically support mothers after childbirth can prevent the development of depression over the following year. But the substantial reduction in the number of NHS health visitors was identified by researchers as a key issue for the health and well-being of mums. The...

2010-07-12 14:13:00

BELOIT, Wis., July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Sheffield Bio-Science, a leading global pharmaceutical supplier of superior quality cell nutrition and excipient products for the biotech and pharmaceutical markets, has been awarded the distinguished 2010 Lilly Global Supplier Award. The Lilly Global Supplier Award recognizes Sheffield Bio-Sciences' consistent execution of quality and services for Eli Lilly and Company over the years and specifically for delivering above-and-beyond support during...

2010-04-26 11:46:00

NEW YORK, April 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Reverend Horace Sheffield III of the Detroit Association of Black Organizations (DABO) will hold a 9:30 AM press conference tomorrow (Tuesday April 27) at the Sheffield Center, 12048 Grand River at Wyoming. Sheffield will discuss the results of his meeting in New York City today with NBC executives and Dateline correspondent Chris Hansen. Sheffield's New York meeting focuses on the NBC Dateline production, "America Now: City of Heartbreak and...

2010-04-22 09:10:00

LORAIN, Ohio, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Sneakers, sleeping bags and cancer education? It must be the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life, an 18- to 24-hour event to celebrate survivorship and raise funds for cancer research, education, advocacy and services. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/relay-for-life/43644/ Relay For Life will be held at Brookside's Sevits Stadium, 1824 Harris Road, Sheffield Lake, OH...

2009-08-06 06:00:00

WARSAW, Ind., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE: SMA), a leading independent provider of products to the global orthopaedic device industry and other medical markets, announced second quarter 2009 financial results for the period ended July 4, 2009. (in millions, Second Quarter Vs Prior Quarter except share data) 2009 2008 Change 2Q'09 1Q'09 Change Revenue $ 101.0 $ 109.8 -8% $ 101.0...

2009-02-24 07:00:00

Fourth Quarter 2008 Highlights: -- Revenue of $99.7 million, up 23.6% year-over-year or up 30.9% on a constant currency basis -- Net income of $11.3 million or $0.32 per diluted share, compared to a net loss of $5.4 million in fourth quarter 2007 Full Year 2008 Highlights: -- Revenue of $423.4 million, up 45.5% year-over-year or up 46.4% on a constant currency basis -- Net income of $24.0 million or $0.68 per diluted share, compared to a net loss of $0.1 million in 2007...

2008-10-08 03:00:19

By Anonymous One of Britain's largest brownfields is being lined up for an overhaul the size of Sheffield, focusing on landscape, lakes and woodland. Proposals for the 4,000-home community on 300ha of land in South Yorkshire were submitted to Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council last week. Mining, property and energy company UK Coal aims to transform the former coke works and mine near Catcliffe, an area bigger than Sheffield city centre. The mixed-use project with greenery wrapping...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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