Cigarette companies adopt devious methods to ensure customer patronage
Cigarette companies jack up nicotine content in cigarettes, thwarting smoking-cessation initiatives. Indeed many steps retrograde//, and a true mockery of the smoking bans by many nations, inclusion of graphic warnings on cigarettes and other initiatives, as companies increase the nicotine levels i...
Partial bans on smoking don't save jobs in restaurants and bars
...places. Others have instituted partial bans to avoid negative economic consequences, such as loss of employment in restaurants and bars due to reduced patronage
by smokers. But a new study from Minnesota finds that there is no significant difference between partial bans, complete bans and even no bans, in term...
Souplantation/Sweet Tomatoes Celebrates Milestone by Honoring 30 Most Remarkable Guests
"Our thirtieth anniversary should really be a celebration of our guests
because it's their loyal patronage
that has kept our company going strong
for so many years," said Michael Mack, CEO of Garden Fresh Restaurant
Corp., parent company of Souplantation/Sw...
General Dynamics Itronix Donates Computers to Humanitarian Expedition Fighting Malaria in Africa
...t of Africa and powerful enough so
photographers and videographers can use them to document our efforts to
help rid the world of malaria."
Under the patronage
of the Roll Back Malaria Partnership, the timing of
the Zambezi Expedition aligns with the commemoration of Africa and World
Malaria Day, April 25, 20...
For Inspiring Amputee It's No Excuses, No Limits
...rganization that aggressively
promotes the Valley Forge area and Montgomery County as a convention site
and leisure visitor destination by encouraging patronage
of its 500-plus
member hotels, restaurants, attractions and services. The Bureau's web
site, http://www.valleyforge.org, serves visitors, residents,...
Tuberculosis, A Challenge To The Political Will Of Governments, Says Veteran Crusader
...as to be skeptical about labels like progressive, witness the horrid suicides in the cotton belt of Maharashtra. That apart in Tamil Nadu the official patronage
of drinking is a matter of serious concern, says Deivanayagam.
Congested living, tremendous stress at the workplace and easy access to alcohol h...
African Children Benefited Through GAVI Programmes
...t week at Switzerland. According to him, the availability of vaccines at a reduced rate is a boon to children from African nations.
GAVI has the patronage
of seventeen nations across the world. 138 million children were the beneficiaries of this programme for disease like Hepatitis B and yellow fever. Ac...
Software Tools & Fonts in Seven Indian Languages
...ons & Information Technology. In this initiative, C-DAC has joined hands with a number of public (academia, R&D labs) and private industries under the patronage
This release is likely to help content development in these languages and is likely to be a boon to healthcare field in India. Source-...
'Hooded Horror': Death by Hanging
Hanging is the oldest method of execution in the world and traces its origin to Persia, now Iran, 2500 years ago. It continues to enjoy patronage
to this day. As all the hangings were carried out publicly, it was a spectacular crime deterrent. It scored above other fond choices of the day such ...
Fast food Motto: Fat off the Food is equal to Fat off the Body
... Brands in the Fast-food business know how to act fast when their reputation is at stake. Now they are all set to win back patronage
and build brand credibility by doing something solid about all the fat in their foods. //
Kentucky Fried Chicken, Wendy's, McDonald's and Burge...
Biosafety and Biosecurity International Conference 2007 to be held in Abu Dhabi from November 12 to 14
...curity and enhanced infectious disease
surveillance," said Terence Taylor, President and Director of the ICLS. The conference is being held under the patronage
of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan
Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Deputy Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates. Established in 1996 and formerly known as the Envir...
Technology isn't about technology
...ity: How may I serve you? Then, thank you: thank you for the opportunity to be of value.
That's what works.
I worked my way through college with patronage
jobs from the Daley machine in Chicago.
From time to time someone attacked the Boss on what sounded like solid grounds. The newspapers would be ful...