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Green Right Now.com Features MAVEA

08/25/2010
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12 Inexpensive Water Filters That Can Purify Your Tap Water

A new contender on the U.S. water-filter pitcher market is from Mavea, which, interestingly, is made by Europe’s original Brita (in the U.S., the Brita name was purchased by Clorox).

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BizBash.com Hypes Hendrick's Gin

08/25/2010
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Hendrick's Gin Stages Croquet Tournament With Railroad-Tycoon Dress Code, Cucumber Trophies

According to Jun Hirst, senior brand manager for Hendrick's Gin at William Grant & Sons, Hendrick's is "the most unusual gin in the world." Handmade in Scotland, infused with rose petals and cucumbers, and stores in a dark, stout apothecary bottle, the product first became available in the United States 10 years ago. Though the brand was " a very different and peculiar proposition in the gin and spirits world" at the time, it has since " been enjoying extraordinarily successful growth." Hirst said. "One of the most important reasons for Hendrick's success is the fact that bartenders across the land embraced our most unusual gin from the start."

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823 Society.com Blogs ROOT

08/24/2010
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Art in the Age: ROOT

Near the end of the 19th century, the U.S. was mired deeply in the Temperance Movement, which later resulted in the Prohibition of Alcohol, or “The Noble Experiment” depending on your point of view. Either way, it proved to be a dastardly time for any spirit loving man. During the movement an innovative Philadelphia pharmacist took the popular “Root Tea”, (a Native American herbal remedy passed down from generation to generation) and removed any trace of alcohol to yield a beverage not encumbered by Prohibitionists. Dubbed “Root Beer," the beverage took like wild fire and has made its place in beverage history.

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Metro International Features Art in the Age Denim

08/24/2010
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Shaking off your blues

For most of us, even our favorite pair of jeans are an afterthought — a trusty partner that dresses up and down on command, an unassuming piece that lets the shoes do the real talking. But when Victor Lytvinenko met his perfect pair, it was love.

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ABC: Los Angeles Raves MAVEA

08/23/2010
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12 Portable Water Filters/Pitchers That Can Purify Your Tap Water
MAVEA


A new contender on the U.S. water-filter pitcher market is from Mavea, which, interestingly, is made by Europe’s original Brita (in the U.S., the Brita name was purchased by Clorox).

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ABC: San Francisco Raves MAVEA

08/23/2010
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12 Portable Water Filters/Pitchers That Can Purify Your Tap Water
MAVEA


A new contender on the U.S. water-filter pitcher market is from Mavea, which, interestingly, is made by Europe’s original Brita (in the U.S., the Brita name was purchased by Clorox).

Read more