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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...

2010-04-12 10:00:00

LAKE FOREST, Calif., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Sport specialty sunglass retailer N3L Optics announced today a charitable partnership with OneSight, a Luxottica Group Foundation dedicated to providing clear vision to those in need around the world and at home. The partnership between N3L Optics and OneSight marks the beginning of N3L's eyewear collection drive leading up to Earth Day, April 22nd. Working together in partnership with local school districts, N3L will donate all eyewear...

2010-02-08 02:21:00

MILAN, Italy and CHARENTON-LE-PONT, France, February 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Luxottica Group (MTA: LUX; NYSE: LUX), a leader in the design, manufacturing and distribution of premium fashion, luxury and sports eyewear, and Essilor International (NYSE Euronext: EI), the world leader in ophthalmic lenses, announced today that the two companies have formed a long-term joint-venture for the Australian and New-Zealand markets. Under the terms of the agreement, the joint-venture will...


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  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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