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2009-08-11 13:06:00

KENOSHA, Wis., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- After a year of traveling the country, The Snap-on Tools NO COMPROMISE TOUR(TM) is heading home to Kenosha, Wis. with a tour stop scheduled for August 18 at Snap-on world headquarters, 2810 80th Street in Kenosha from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. As a special added bonus in Kenosha, the world-renown Ringbrothers will have their 2008 "Hot Rod of the Year" Camaro on display and NHRA Nitro Funny Car drivers Cruz and Tony Pedregon will be on hand from 4:00 p.m. to...

2008-12-22 13:31:00

KENOSHA, Wis., Dec. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Snap-on Tools took top honors among the nation's tool franchises in the annual "Franchise 500 Ranking" by Entrepreneur Magazine moving up 13 spots from 2008 to place 37th overall. Snap-on is also listed in the top five among the magazine's ranks for home-based franchise businesses. The "Franchise 500" listing has been produced for 30 years by Entrepreneur magazine through research and analysis of hundreds of franchise companies. (Photo:...

2008-08-11 15:00:53

KOCH Records is pleased to announce the release of a brand new album by Platinum digital artists Dem Franchize Boyz. The group's KOCH Records debut, "Our World, Our Way" will be released on September 30th, 2008. The album features guest appearances by Lloyd, Mannie Fresh, and more. Dem Franchize Boyz, comprised of Jizzal Man, Parlae, Pimpin and Buddie, is one of the South's biggest rap groups. Having sold over 800,000 units to date and with smash hit singles under their belts like "Lean...

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