Discover Slovenia as wine country

By. Christophe Pirotte Slovenia, which lies just south of Austria, is the only country in Europe that combines the Alps, the Mediterranean, the Pannonian Plain and the Karst. The changing landscape is a constant surprise. While looking in one direction at the sea, you will see the Alps winking at you from the other direction. Wild […]

SALT LAKE CITY, UT. Utah Online Sales Tax Bill Would Hurt Thousands and Not Be the Windfall Legislators Hope For

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — An online sales tax bill (SB110) has recently passed committee in the Utah Senate and is expected to go to vote shortly. The Utah Affiliate Alliance opposes this bill and others like it based on the fact that it is illegal and would threaten the livelihood of […]

DES MOINES, IA. National Pork Board Teams Up with Award-Winning Chef Jose Mendin to Create the First-Ever Pork Burger at Burger Bash at the 2017 Food Network and Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival in Miami

DES MOINES, Iowa, Feb. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — This week, food enthusiasts across the country will visit the Magic City to take part in the 2017 Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival (SOBEWFF), where the National Pork Board (NPB) returns as the Official Pork Sponsor and Preferred Protein of the Festival. […]

ORLANDO, FL. Hard Rock International Announces Partnership with Morris and Jingoli Families to Purchase Atlantic City’s Taj Mahal

ORLANDO, Fla., March 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Hard Rock International unveils plans for Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City. Today, Hard Rock and its partners announced they have reached a definitive agreement with a wholly-owned subsidiary of investor Carl Icahn to purchase Atlantic City’s former Taj Mahal. Hard Rock International will be majority owner of […]

NEW YORK, NY. 114th North American International Toy Fair Shatters Records, Unveils Ground-Breaking Toys & Connects Global Industry Players

NEW YORK, March 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Toy Industry Association’s (TIA) 114th North American International Toy Fair brought 31,133 global play lovers to New York City last week to preview hundreds of thousands of ground-breaking toys and games. The largest toy marketplace ever held in the Western Hemisphere, Toy Fair 2017 boasted a record-breaking […]

KANSAS CITY, MO. Portable Gym by OYO Fitness Is Second Most Funded Exercise Product In Kickstarter History

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Feb. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — In just 6 weeks OYO Fitness received over $659,000 in pre-orders from 4,200 backers, making the DoubleFlex Black gym the second most funded exercise product ever on the Kickstarter crowdfunding site. The DoubleFlex Black gym raised more funds than 99.89 percent of all products ever offered on […]

Wine. An Art and a Science

By. Dr. Elinor Garely, Editor-in- Chief, TourismExecutives.com Wine is more than grapes, terroir, weather, science and luck. If it were, wines would be made in a laboratory and not on the hills and dales of villages and communities around the world. Because the production of wine is complex and the resulting beverage is more than “something to drink,” consumers […]

ALBANY, NY. Time Stands Still in New High Society Thriller by Best-Selling Author

LATHAM, N.Y., Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Bernard F. Conners, former publisher of the Paris Review and past FBI agent, has authored a new work of literary fiction released today entitled Upper East Side Girl. Published by British American Publishing, Upper East Side Girl is a captivating novella of love and literary intrigue set in […]

ATLANTA. The “Gig” Economy Will Impact Corporate Real Estate And The Future Of Cities

ATLANTA, Feb. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The future of work is likely to be heavily influenced by the “gig” or “contingent” economy, one in which workers retain independence by doing work for more than one company at a time. “A contingent workplace model allows workers with a specialized set of skills to work for a […]

ELMSFORD, NY. Countdown to the Super Bowl Party!

Countdown to the Super Bowl Party! ELMSFORD, N.Y., Feb. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Party City (NYSE:PRTY) said sales of Atlanta Falcons’ party supplies are running just slightly ahead of New England Patriots’ party supplies. The data is based on actual unit sales of Super Bowl party items sold at stores and online by Party City […]