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Delta Receives Green Product Awards

The Delta® Addison® pull-down kitchen faucet with Multi-Flow™ and Touch2O® Technology and the Addison showerhead with H2Okinetic Technology® each received a 2010 Green Product Award from BUILDING PRODUCTS magazine.  The Green Product Awards recognize “the best new eco-friendly products for the home,” and will be featured in the Fall 2010 issue of the magazine.

“Our goal is to develop smart, meaningful innovations that not only help save water, but also enhance the user experience,” sai…

Does it get better than this…

Hyundai, known for long bumper to bumper warranties and sensible cars, has entered yet another segment within the automotive industry. Over the years Hyundai has shown time and time again that it can deliver on its promise to improve and the 2011 Equus is proof that it has. Like the Genesis, the Equus brings it up not one but several notches in the high end luxury market.

Starting with a 4.6 Liter V8 producing 385 HP, six-speed transmission, Continuous Damping air suspension, quiet cabin and …

Brandy and Ray J Release New Single

WHO: Superstar recording artists Brandy and Ray J and their parents Willie and Sonja Norwood release a new single, “Talk To Me,” marking the first time all members of the superstar and multi-talented family have sung or performed together.  
     
WHAT: New single, “Talk To Me,” is the first track from the upcoming Brandy & Ray J: A Family Business album recorded by the Norwood family as a companion piece to their hit VH1 reality show of the same name. The groundbrea…

iWatchz Introduces nanoclipz

iWatchz announces the nationwide launch of nanoclipz®, its patented watch integration system, enabling users to transform their iPod nano (6th generation) into a stylish wristwatch.

The company’s first product line, the Q Collection®, is available as of today in over 250 Apple stores nationwide or from the company’s website at www.iwatchz.com

Featuring stylish silicone bands in your choice of eight colours (black, red, white, grey, pink, blue, green and orange) along with the company’s p…

Garden Center – Design assistance for indoor and outdoor

Northern landscapes can now regain curb appeal after annuals succumb to frost.  Lori Butala and Kathy Kisch have launched Winter’s Wow, the first on-line garden center providing materials and design assistance for indoor and outdoor winter containers. Available in assembled arrangements, pre-designed kits or ala carte; home enthusiasts can now combine fresh and preserved boughs, preserved foliage, twigs, berries, cones … in fact, over 80 different items, to create extremely colorful and dura…

Saggy Pants with Style

The ongoing debate over saggy pants has been heating up in recent months. But one Harlem-based inventor has come up with a solution for ‘saggers’ struggling to keep the waist of their pants somewhere above their knees.

This month Hatch Ventures LLC launches Subs™, an innovative, urban fashion accessory specifically designed for consumers who wear baggy pants well below the waistline, a practice commonly called “sagging.”

Like traditional suspenders, Subs are designed to keep pants from falli…

Swiss Watch Manufacturer Frederique Constant

Frederique Constant, the Geneva-based manufacturer of Accessible Luxury timepieces, partners with the American Heart Association, for a Charity Launch event at Westime, showcasing Frederique Constant watch collections and donating 10% of each purchase toward this philanthropic, non-profit organization. Taking place at the Westime store on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, the event will be sponsored by Martell Cognac and Yvan Valentin Chocolatier, Los Angeles. A classic ’66 Ford Mustang V8 will be d…

The Billabong X Bob Marley Collection

Billabong is proud to announce The Billabong X Bob Marley Collection; a collaboration with Marley & Co. Why did we collaborate with Marley & Co? Because we believe in Bob Marley’s vision of “one world, one love.”

“I love it! The collection is cool and conscious,” said Ziggy Marley, when asked about his feeling on the environmental sensitivity Billabong has taken care to use in The Billabong X Bob Marley Collection.

“Hanging on the beach after a surf, listening to Reggae is part of the surf…

Stylist Mia Morgan and DJ Reni Lane

Dots, the hot fast-fashion retailer famous for up-to-the-minute fashions at unbelievably low prices knocked out a hip downtown crowd last Wednesday night as the company kicked off “Dots Styles & Beats.” The new series of in-store events merges the two interconnected worlds of music and fashion, giving Dots customers access to the latest trends and hottest musical stars in a “fashion party” environment.

Wednesday night’s launch in partnership with The King Collective saw uber cool downtown D…

Marketing Partnership With Kim Kardashian and Kris Jenner

SKECHERS USA (NYSE: SKX), a global leader in the footwear industry and the number two footwear brand in the United States*, today announced an unprecedented, worldwide, multi-platform marketing and brand partnership for Shape-ups with Kim Kardashian and Kris Jenner.

Kim and Kris will be the faces of the campaign which launches in 2011 and includes multiple mediums of advertising, in-store and social media, a “Shaping Up With The Kardashians” challenge, and other exciting elements that will be…