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2014-05-15 20:23:07

CHICAGO, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WMS Gaming Inc., a Scientific Games company, announced today that a player hit a big

2011-07-12 05:00:00

GLENDALE, Calif., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The WONKA chocolate factory, known for producing the world's most incomparably imaginative chocolate today launches the WONKA Imagination Room, a fully immersive and interactive video experience never before seen on YouTube in the U.S.

2011-06-29 05:00:00

GLENDALE, Calif., June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- From candy factory to Fantasy Factory, WONKA® today announced its partnership with Rob Dyrdek, star of MTV hit series "Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory," celebrity host of the highly-anticipated new MTV reality video series "Ridiculousness," and founder of Street League Skateboarding on the ESPN family of networks.

2011-05-31 05:00:00

SEATTLE, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In the celebrated words of Gilda Radner, "It's always something." In this case, it's something positive and hopeful which isn't always easy when you are talking about cancer.

2010-05-11 13:53:00

NEW YORK, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- OgilvyOne, the digital and direct marketing agency of Ogilvy & Mather, has been named by Nestle Confections & Snacks as its digital and CRM agency of record for the WONKA® brand. Ogilvy will build on WONKA's existing digital consumer platforms and expand into new multiplatform channels.

2009-10-02 20:03:10

British theater and movie director Sam Mendes is producing a stage musical adaptation of the children's book, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Mendes helmed the films American Beauty, Revolutionary Road and Away We Go, as well as the 1998 stage production of Cabaret. Playwright David Greig is penning

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.