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2011-06-07 05:00:00

PORTLAND, OR and VANCOUVER, BC, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Naturally Advanced Technologies Inc. (NAT) (OTCBB: NADVF) (TSXV: NAT) today announced that it has entered into a short-term CRAiLAR® Flax fiber development agreement with Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ: CTAS) beginning June 2011 to support evaluation of processing CRAiLAR flax fiber in corporate identity uniform programs. "Cintas is the leading uniform brand in the U.S. and we are looking forward to supporting...

2011-05-06 09:23:00

WEST CHESTER, OHIO, May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) is continuing a longstanding tradition this year by awarding college scholarships to sons and daughters of company employees. The awards recognize outstanding academic achievement, leadership and community involvement. "Earning an AK Steel scholarship speaks volumes about the students and families associated with our company," said James L. Wainscott, Chairman, President and CEO of AK Steel. "We congratulate all of...

2010-10-19 05:38:00

MILAN, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Luxottica Group S.p.A. (NYSE: LUX; MTA: LUX), a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear, today announced that its 3Q 2010 results conference call will be available via audio webcast on Monday, October 25, 2010, at 12:00 PM US ET (4:00 PM GMT, 5:00 PM BST, 6:00 PM CET). The audio webcast will be available to the financial community and the media from Luxottica Group's corporate website at...

2010-10-13 14:12:00

Luxottica employees and OneSight volunteers see life through the eyes of millions who suffer from poor vision during "OneDay" for OneSight charity on October 14 Public invited to participate online at www.OneSight.org MASON, Ohio, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On October 14, OneSight, Luxottica's global charity which provides free vision care and eyewear to millions in need, will host a series of global vision awareness events as part of World Sight Day. Participants will spend the...

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2010-09-16 11:00:00

Luxottica, an Italian eyewear company, said on Wednesday that it plans to launch the world's first 3D prescription lenses through sunglass company Oakley later on this year. Oakley "has achieved unparalleled visual clarity while extending the wearer's peripheral viewing angle and providing a truer alignment of 3D images," Luxottica said in a statement. The Italian company said that it has been using DreamWorks Animation's workshops for testing. The company said "premium editions in the new...

2010-09-15 10:00:00

Fountain on Locust Wins 9th Annual 'Cintas America's Best Restroom Award' CINCINNATI, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The finest restrooms in America are in the Fountain on Locust in St. Louis, Mo. So says the Internet public who cast online ballots in the 9th annual "America's Best Restroom" contest presented by Cincinnati-based Cintas Corporation (Nasdaq: CTAS), a leading provider of restroom hygiene products and services. High-resolution images of the winners' facilities are...

2010-07-20 07:01:00

MILAN and MELBOURNE, Australia, July 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Luxottica Group S.p.A. (MTA: LUX; NYSE: LUX), a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear, today introduced shoppers to the Future of Retailing with the launch of a world-first global retail concept store unveiled in Australia's fashion capital, Melbourne. Today's opening of the first OPSM eye hub store marks the debut of a retail outlet where every customer dictates and...

2010-05-26 06:30:00

------------------------------------------------------------------------- - The 100 Cintas Walk in Vans will be deployed in California and will utilize the California Hybrid Voucher Incentive Program (HVIP) with incentives of $25,000 per unit - Cintas benchmarked other Azure customers and field tested the product before making its final selection - Azure products are Part of the Solution by significantly improving fuel economy while...

2010-05-21 10:00:00

LAKE FOREST, Calif., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Sport specialty sunglass retailer, N3L Optics, announced today the grand opening of two new interactive retail locations at the Chandler Fashion Center, Chandler, AZ and FlatIrons Crossing Mall in Broomfield, CO. The innovative new store design features an open flow format and experiential retail technology to help customers select the performance eyewear that is ideal for their active lifestyle. The two new locations mark the latest addition...

2010-05-12 12:26:00

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) is continuing a longstanding tradition this year by awarding college scholarships to sons and daughters of company employees. The awards recognize outstanding academic achievement, leadership and community involvement. "Earning an AK Steel scholarship speaks volumes about the students and families associated with our company," said James L. Wainscott, AK Steel chairman, president and CEO. "We congratulate all of...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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