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2014-06-02 16:25:29

LONDON, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Tissue and Hygiene in Turkeyhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/countries/europe/turkey/tissue_hygiene_turkey.html Retail tissue and hygiene registered higher current value growth in 2013 than the review period CAGR. Retail tissue recorded higher current value growth than retail hygiene in 2013, although the latter also registered strong growth. Away-from-home tissue and hygiene also registered good...

2014-06-02 12:27:22

How the Poor Can Save Capitalism LOS ANGELES, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Berrett-Kohler will release its second book by John Hope Bryant, entitled How the Poor Can Save Capitalism: Rebuilding the Path to the Middle Class on June 2, 2014. The book will be available in Barnes & Noble bookstores, and online at Amazon.com, BAM!, IndieBound, iTunes. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140528/91853 Endorsed by former President Bill Clinton, with a foreword by...

2014-06-02 08:33:21

Sponsorship includes cash and gifts-in-kind donations to Habitat's Home Builders Blitz IRVINE, Calif., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BigRentz.com is joining building industry professionals in 35 states and more than 80 communities across the U.S. as a sponsor of Habitat for Humanity's Home Builders Blitz to build, renovate and repair more than 250 homes. BigRentz.com has made a $150,000 gift-in-kind donation by contributing rental equipment, such as aerial lifts, material handling...

2014-06-02 08:24:22

RALEIGH, N.C., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- North Carolina's electric cooperatives join Gov. Pat McCrory in encouraging North Carolinians to be prepared for this year's hurricane season, which runs from June 1 - Nov. 30. A reliable plan is your best defense against a major storm, and the cooperatives offer these tips to keep you safe this storm season: -- Develop an evacuation route in advance. The plan should identify the safest routes and closest shelters. --...

2014-05-31 23:02:27

Energy Saving Solutions USA (“ESS” or the “Company”), the creators of the LED with a lifetime guarantee™, today is proud to announce that the Company will be attending the 2014 LIGHTFAIR International (LFI) Conference and Trade Show located at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, June 1 – 5. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 Energy Saving Solutions USA (“ESS” or the “Company”), the creators of the LED with a lifetime guarantee™, today is proud to...

2014-05-30 23:11:58

New Design and Improved Functionality Elevates Shopping & Selling Experience New York, NY (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Interior design authority Viyet, the design aficionado's destination to buy and sell timeless furniture and accessories, will introduce a full redesign of Viyet.com on June 11, further strengthening its position as the leading online source for high-end, pre-owned designer home furnishings. The site was fully reimagined to give Viyet’s community of designer insiders a...

2014-05-30 23:03:45

Amica Insurance is sharing five tips to help properly maintain tires. Lincoln, R.I. (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Summer is a great time to travel with family and friends, and road trips are a fun way to see the sights. However, car trouble happens, especially when it comes to tires. That’s why Amica Insurance is sharing five tips to help properly maintain tires. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported nearly 11,000 crashes caused by blowouts or flat tires in 2013,...

2014-05-30 12:22:39

LONDON, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In conformity with the Disclosure and Transparency Rules, we hereby notify the market of the following: Royal Dutch Shell plc's capital consists of 3,934,013,216 A shares and 2,440,410,614 B shares, each with equal voting rights. Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A)(NYSE: RDS.B) holds no ordinary shares in Treasury. The total number of A shares and B shares in issue is 6,374,423,830 and this figure may be used by shareholders...

2014-05-30 00:21:30

Co-Champions Declared for First Time Since 1962 NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sriram Hathwar, a 14-year-old speller from Painted Post, New York, and Ansun Sujoe, a 13-year-old speller from Fort Worth, Texas, were declared co-champions of the 2014 Scripps National Spelling Bee tonight. The declaration of co-champions came after round 22, when Hathwar spelled "stichomythia," which is defined as "dialogue especially of altercation or dispute delivered in...

2014-05-29 12:28:39

Shriners Hospitals for Children partners with online retailer Provide Commerce to send Love to the rescue every time you shop TAMPA, Fla., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shriners Hospitals for Children(®) announces the launch of Shop for LOVE(TM) , an online portal that enables shoppers to support the life-saving and life-changing mission of Shriners Hospitals for Children when shopping online. To kick it off, Shriners Hospitals has partnered with Provide Commerce, the premiere...


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Chinese cinnamon
2014-02-10 07:07:51

Cinnamomum cassia is an evergreen tree species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Chinese cassia or Chinese cinnamon. C. cassia is a member of the family Lauraceae. It is indigenous to southern China; however the plant is widely cultivated for its aromatic bark that is turned into the common spice “cinnamon”. The plant is nurtured and grown most abundant in Asia, specifically in India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. Cinnamomum cassia plants...

Indonesian Cinnamon, Cinnamomum burmannii
2014-02-07 09:31:00

Cinnamomum burmannii is a flowering tree species. The plant may also be commonly referred to as Indonesian Cinnamon, Padang Cassia or Korintje. C. burmannii belongs to the Lauraceae family. The plant is most commonly known for its spice; the household spice cinnamon is made from the tree’s bark. The species is found growing naturally in Southeast Asia and Indonesia, specifically in the West Sumatra and Western Jambi provinces. It prefers tropical climates, requiring wet environments....

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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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