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2014-04-16 12:20:53

ZURICH AIRPORT, Switzerland, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In May, Swiss International Air Lines Ltd., (SWISS), will introduce a number of ground/ inflight products designed to enhance the air travel experience for allergy sufferers. These innovations will include new alternative (lactose- and gluten- free) food and drinks, along with cabin interior changes. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140416/75365 SWISS has teamed up with the European Centre for Allergy Research...

2014-02-18 20:21:06

EAST MEADOW, N.Y., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Swiss International Air Lines Ltd., and its partner Switzerland Tourism joined forces together to ensure a flawless Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2014 photo shoot in Switzerland last summer. SI Swimsuit 2014 launched today. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140218/NY67237LOGO ) From make-up artists to hairstylists, to camera bags and tripods, SWISS ensured that the entire production crew and models arrived on time refreshed to...

2011-03-09 08:00:00

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing on their paths to sports world dominance, California Sports Company K-Swiss and TUBES® training footwear Ambassador Kenny Powers are reemerging this Spring with a hilarious and disruptive campaign that will leave all others on the bench. Introducing Tournageddon - a no-holds-barred bracket hosted by Kenny Powers. All bets are on at Tournageddon.com. Tournageddon first began February 15th when fans of...

2010-07-29 07:00:00

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- California Sports Company K-Swiss (Nasdaq: KSWS) announced today the acquisition of Laguna Beach-based FORM Athletics. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. FORM Athletics will operate as a division of K-Swiss led by Mark Miller, FORM's incumbent founder and CEO. Under the agreement, Miller will become President of FORM Athletics, and has also been appointed President of K-Swiss Orange County (KSOC), where he will establish...

2010-04-05 10:18:00

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., April 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Iconic footwear and sportswear brand K-Swiss (Nasdaq: KSWS) is proud to announce a global endorsement deal with leading wellness expert Jillian Michaels, effective today. Under a multi-year partnership, the trainer and life coach best known around the world for her contributions to the inspirational television series "The Biggest Loser" will represent K-Swiss and participate in interactive retail and consumer-facing programs...

2010-03-15 09:02:00

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- California Sports Brand K-Swiss will step into a new era this Spring as it updates and solidifies its 'California cool' heritage with the launch of a new global brand. K-Swiss aims to communicate its California roots with a playful take on the joy on both performance and lifestyle with a campaign dubbed Have an Awesome Day. As the title suggests, each element of the interactive campaign will tell visual stories of idyllic days set in...

2009-12-01 12:30:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- SWISS announces today new long-haul service between San Francisco and Zurich six times a week offering Bay Area passengers the opportunity to enjoy Swiss hospitality and feel right at home when flying to Switzerland and beyond to any of its 76 worldwide destinations. The new service will begin on June 2, 2010 with an Airbus 340 complete with the SWISS First and SWISS Business cabins plus a more comfortable SWISS economy experience. The schedule is as...

2009-05-27 12:28:52

The creators of a calendar featuring scantily clad Swiss farmers said they are aiming to improve the country's image, especially in Germany. Tina Steinauer, who has been shooting the 2010 Swiss Farmers' Union calendar in the village of Seegraben, said the product is aimed at highlighting Swiss farm culture at a time when the country is facing heavy criticism from the United States and Germany for refusing to give up the names of tax evasion suspects, The Times of London reported Wednesday. We...

2009-03-10 07:17:00

BERN, Switzerland, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- swissinfo.ch is launching a multimedia networking platform for Italian-speaking Swiss emigrants and their descendants. People from around the world who have their roots in Ticino and the valleys of the southern Graubunden tell of their ancestors. In its Swiss-Italian Migrations special, swissinfo.ch - the international voice of SRG SSR idee suisse - takes an in-depth look at this wave of emigration. The 19th and early 20th centuries saw...


Word of the Day
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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