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2014-09-17 23:07:35

Orchestra Software, Sapphire Systems form new partnership to deliver localized brewery management software solution to U.K. breweries Portland, OR (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Orchestra Software is proud to announce a new partnership with Sapphire Systems, a global, award winning provider of SAP Business One ERP. Sapphire is the leading ERP consulting and implementation provider for SAP Business One in the U.K., with 10 offices located throughout Australia, Asia, Europe and the U.S....

2014-09-17 23:06:11

Market Research Reports, Inc. has announced the addition of a new research report which provides detailed insights into the Global Biopower Market to their website http://www.MarketResearchReports.com Lewes, DE (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Wood Waste, Bagasse and Municipal Solid Waste to Remain Major Feedstocks. By mid-2014, wood waste was the most-used biopower feedstock, based on cumulative capacity. Around 32% of all biopower capacity used wood waste as their primary feedstock, as it is...

2014-09-17 23:03:54

The Lords Witnesses are predicting a nuclear terrorist attack from the Hudson on Manhattan and from the Thames on Dartford, East of London, on September18/19/20, which is 2014Elul21/22 according to the ancient Biblical Lunar Calendar London, England (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Their President, Gordon Ritchie, explains the new calculations as follows… “Each time we get this wrong we learn something new and we manage to put the jigsaw back together in a better way than before. This is...

2014-09-17 23:03:16

In-demand research report “2014 World In Vitro Diagnostics Industry: Market Shares and Country Forecasts for 400 Assays, 20 Market Segments and 14 Test Locations--Emerging Opportunities and Business Expansion Strategies for Suppliers” worked out by Venture Planning Group (VPG) is now available at MarketPublishers.com. London, UK (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 The in vitro diagnostics (IVD) marketplace is a subset of the total medical technology market, focusing on molecular diagnostics...

2014-09-17 16:27:11

DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crawford Healthcare, the UK-based advanced wound and skin care company, announces the acquisition of Touchless Care Concepts in the US, which includes its patented range of spray skin protection products. The Touchless Care Concepts (TCC) products use a patented spray mechanism that delivers microfine zinc oxide, miconazole nitrate, and bacitracin to the skin in a controlled manner. This allows for a fast, touchless application to help...

2014-09-17 16:25:12

COVENTRY, England, September 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - New product allows designs, logos and text to be applied to horses for decoration and marketing An innovative and creative company has developed a patent-pending product which can decorate horses with temporary glitter designs. This new product solves the problems associated with the application of traditional quartermarking and paint and gel products, allowing both children and adults to apply stylish designs and...

2014-09-17 12:23:53

PARIS, September 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grand Prize Winner Barcelona Aims to Create Digital and Community 'Trust Network' for Each of its At-Risk Elderly Residents Athens, Greece; Kirklees in Yorkshire, UK; Stockholm, Sweden; and Warsaw, Poland Also Win Funds for Innovative Solutions to Pressing Urban Challenges Bloomberg Philanthropies today announced the winners in its 2014 Mayors Challenge, an ideas competition...

2014-09-17 08:24:45

The addition of leading UK live-events AV provider grows GES' client offerings across the UK, Europe and the Middle East LAS VEGAS, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Experience Specialists (GES), a leading global event marketing company, announced the acquisition of Blitz Communications, a leading audio visual (AV) services provider for the live events industry in the United Kingdom (UK) and continental Europe. Blitz Communications has offices in London and Manchester, U.K. and...

2014-09-17 08:21:46

MAM Software's cloud-based garage management solution becomes only recommended system for GROUPAUTO's Approved Garages scheme BARNSLEY, England, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MAM Software Group, Inc. (NASDAQ Capital Market: MAMS) (the "Company" or "MAM"), a leading global provider of on-premise and cloud-based management solutions for the auto parts, tire and vertical distribution industries, is pleased to report that it has been appointed as the only recommended supplier of garage...

2014-09-17 08:20:43

MANCHESTER, England, September 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Over 250 C-level executives and ministers to attend - Tim Clark of Emirates and Scott Kirby of American Airlines to speak at Strategy Summit - 40 of top 50 global carriers to attend 3,000 industry experts representing around 300 airlines, 800 airports and 200 tourism authorities from all corners of the world are expected to head to Chicago for World Routes, the 20th World...


Latest United Kingdom Reference Libraries

Aylesbury Duck
2014-09-04 13:11:59

The Aylesbury duck is a breed of domestic duck that was developed in England. Its exact origin is unknown, but it is known that duck breeds originating from England were rare before the eighteenth century. The common duck, although originating from England, was bred from wild mallards and the most prized members of this breed were white in color, although they only occurred randomly. During the eighteenth century, breeders began focusing on developing a duck that would produce only white...

Silver Appleyard Duck
2014-09-04 09:00:42

The silver Appleyard duck, also known as the Appleyard duck or the large Appleyard, is a breed of domestic duck that was developed in England. It was named after its first breeder, Reginald Appleyard, who developed the breed at the Priory Waterfowl Farm to provide an aesthetically pleasing duck that could also produce large white eggs. Although it was brought to the United States in the 1960’s, it was not available to public breeders until 1984 and would not be officially accepted into the...

Tamworth Pig
2014-09-02 10:41:13

The Tamworth pig, also known as the Tam or sandy back pig, is a breed of domestic pig that originated from the United Kingdom. It was first developed in Tamworth, Staffordshire in 1812 after a herd of pigs belonging to Sir Robert Peel was crossbred with pigs known as Irish grazers. It was later refined in Staffordshire and number of other regions including Leicestershire and Warwickshire. It is one of the oldest breeds in the United Kingdom and one of the least interbred, so it is highly...

Large Black
2014-08-28 08:46:32

The large black, also known as the Cornwall black or the Devon black, is a breed of domestic pig that was developed in Great Britain. The breed was a result of crossing black colored pigs from the southwestern areas of Cornwall and Devon and the eastern areas of Suffolk, Kent, and Essex. The pigs taken from Devon were chosen for their physical traits, but selective breeding changed their constitution and confirmation, giving them a standard size and appearance. This breed grew in popularity...

Cumberland Pig
2014-08-15 11:16:52

The Cumberland pig is a breed of domestic pig that was developed in Northern areas of England. It was once used for the meat industry, specifically for use in local delicacies like Cumberland ham or sausage, but it went extinct in 1960 after leaner meat became popular. It is thought that the breed was developed the course of a few hundred years in Westmorland and Cumberland. It was a close relative of the Old Yorkshire pig and had a heavy build that helped it withstand the harsh weather in...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.