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2014-10-14 08:34:15

MILWAUKEE, Wis., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the United States and around the world, there's a simple action that can help prevent the spread of the flu, diarrhea, pneumonia and other sickness - hand washing with soap and water. This month, Bradley Corporation, an international manufacturer of commercial hand washing products, is supporting Global Handwashing Day since preventable illnesses contribute to the deaths of 1.7 million children worldwide each year. Research shows hand...

2014-10-08 23:13:56

Digital Signage Content Sharing capability allows easy, efficient distribution of dynamic digital sign content across multi-site corporate and franchise electronic signage networks. Menomonie, Wis. (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 StrandVision Digital Signage (http://www.strandvision.com/) today introduced a new way for electronic signage administrators to share specific electronic signage content over multiple digital signage players across their network. The feature is especially handy for...

2014-10-08 08:27:29

Company Continues to Explore New Business Concepts to Prevent Malaria Transmission RACINE, Wis., Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For billions of people around the world the threat of a malaria infection is an everyday reality. To help reduce disease in these rural areas, today SC Johnson announced the expansion of WOW(TM), a business concept that creates access to pest control products that can help prevent malaria in at-risk populations at the base of the pyramid (BoP), as well as home-cleaning...

2014-10-07 12:23:38

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy Renewable Services has signed five-year service agreements for two wind projects in Kewaunee County, Wis., owned by Madison Gas and Electric and Wisconsin Public Service. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130322/CL81938LOGO Duke began supplying each project with service and maintenance work on Sept. 24. "These contracts are a testimony to our growing footprint as a financially strong, safe and dependable services...

2014-10-02 08:32:02

Engine to be available in numerous 2015 commercial mowers; will help landscaper professionals maximize productivity and reduce fuel costs KOHLER, Wis., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KOHLER Engines has unveiled its most fuel efficient commercial engine with best-in-class horsepower and torque.* The 824cc Command PRO EFI engine features a highly-tuned air intake system that enhances airflow to maximize power and torque. The company's closed-loop, electronic fuel injection (EFI) system,...

2014-09-26 12:21:22

CN is on track to generate 2014 frac-sand revenues of C$300-million -- a year ahead of schedule CHICAGO, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) and Northern Frac Proppants II, LLC, today celebrated the opening of Northern's new state-of-the-art frac- sand production plant at Alma Center, Wis. CN now serves 13 frac-sand mines with more than 10 million tons of annual production capacity. Northern's production facility, located on CN's rehabilitated Whitehall...

2014-09-25 12:23:38

TORONTO, Sept. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Wallbridge Mining Company Limited (TSX: WM, FWB: WC7) ("Wallbridge") is pleased to provide results from the 2014 exploration programs underway on its polymetallic platinum ("Pt), palladium ("Pd), copper ("Cu"), nickel ("Ni"), gold ("Au") and silver ("Ag") properties in Sudbury, Ontario. New Cu and platinum group metal ("PGM") mineralization was intersected at shallow depths (above 120 metres) at four of eight target areas on the Wisner properties, located...

2014-09-24 23:03:18

Various renovations and expansions will allow Cone Health in Greensboro, N.C., to serve its communities for decades to come from its existing campus BROOKFIELD, Wis., and Greensboro, N.C. (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Last month, Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital opened the next phase of its vast campus transformation project with the successful completion of a significant clinical renovation. The major development and new patient bed tower opened last year as part of the greater 50-acre...

2014-09-23 12:22:06

Palmen Dodge Chrysler Jeep of Racine offers information on upcoming performance models RACINE, Wis., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For those Racine area car buyers who fall somewhere beyond the casual or necessity-based driver category and lean more toward the enthusiast camp, the latest developments from the Chrysler Group by way of the SRT lineup are a very exciting thing. At a time when so much new car technology seems to gravitate toward a more automated driving...

2014-09-18 16:20:35

Christian Salazar, National Sales Director at DealerFire, has been selected to speak at four major automotive conferences OSHKOSH, Wis., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- On the tail of presenting at AutoCon earlier this month, Christian Salazar, National Sales Director at DealerFire, has been selected to speak at four additional major automotive conferences. Salazar's schedule includes sessions at the Internet Sales 20 Group, Digital Dealer, DrivingSales Executive Summit and the...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.