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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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Word of the Day
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.