The Great Big Toys“R”Us Book – Filled with More Than $8,000 In Savings on the Season’s Hottest Playthings – Arrived in Homes and Stores Nationwide This Past Weekend

Much Anticipated And Authoritative Book On The Season’s Most Coveted Toys Showcases Company’s Competitive Strength In Offering The Broadest Selection Of Branded Playthings, Along With Hundreds Of Items That Can’t Be Found Anywhere Else; Toys“R”Us® Makes Saving Even Easier For Budget-Conscious Shoppers With Special Offerings, Such As Free Layaway, Price Match Guarantee And Buy Online, Pick Up In Store

TOYS“R”US® announced the launch of THE GREAT BIG TOYS“R”US BOOK, the authoritative resource for holiday shoppers on the hunt for fantastic deals and a source of inspiration for little ones as they anxiously begin compiling their Christmas lists. Set to arrive in homes and newspapers across the country this weekend, the trusted guide features 80 pages packed with deals on the broadest assortment of toys from major brands such as FISHER-PRICE®, HASBRO®, LEGO® and MATTEL®, including hundreds of playthings that can’t be found anywhere else. Parents and gift-givers will be thrilled to find over $8,000 in savings – more than ever before – on everything from dolls, board games and construction sets, to toys sure to excite a tech-savvy generation of kids, plus dozens of gifts with purchase, in Toys“R”Us stores nationwide beginning Sunday, October 28 through Wednesday, November 21.

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Toys”R”Us® Announces 2012 Holiday Toy Trends

Company Identifies Top Four Trends Predicted to Influence Holiday Toy Purchases: Precious Preschool Pals, Kid-Friendly Tablets and App-Enabled Fun, “Rad” Returns from the ’80s and Light F/X

As children begin to write their letters to Santa with care and parents start to devise their holiday shopping strategies, Toys”R”Us® today announced four emerging trends it expects to impact toy-buying decisions this holiday season. Representative of these top trends are toys based on tiny tots’ favorite characters, kid-friendly tablets, “rad” playthings from the ’80s that are making a comeback and items that offer fun light-up features. This year’s toy trends also undoubtedly reflect some of this season’s hottest toy properties and products.

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Mineral Fusion™ Announces Celebrity Spokesperson Emmanuelle Chriqui


Leading natural cosmetics brand and one of the fastest growing natural personal care brands in its category, MINERAL FUSION™ has announced that actress EMMANUELLE CHRIQUI will act as the brand’s spokesperson for North America.  Ms. Chriqui will collaborate with MINERAL FUSION™ on various marketing and public relations activities including retailer promotions and personal appearances, digital and social media campaigns, as well as philanthropic initiatives to support the brand’s commitment to raising awareness about domestic violence on both a national and global level.

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The National Pork Board Creates Holiday Hub for Recipes, Tips and More to Help Make Your 2012 Holiday Party Memorable

There are millions of recipes available on the Internet and, with just as many home cooks scouring for menu ideas this holiday season,

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it would be a great gift for all if helpful information was accessible in just one place. That’s why the NATIONAL PORK BOARD ( is making holiday entertaining easier – and more delicious – by teaming up with top food bloggers to offer endless inspiration and showcase how pork helps “make” any party. I love pork, not only for its nutritional values but, as a somewhat capable cook, it’s also an easy meal to make in a pinch.

Quick-cooking, flavorful pork cuts are the perfect fit for holiday entertaining. The juicy tenderloin is a crowd-pleasing party food and, as an added bonus, home cooks can feel great about serving it: ounce for ounce, it’s as lean as a boneless, skinless chicken breast. Or go the route of the versatile boneless pork loin, which can be roasted and served whole or cut and used in sliders and kebabs. With pork, the possibilities are truly endless. Continue reading