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Godiva

Lady. ?1040--1080, wife of Leofric, Earl of Mercia. According to legend, she rode naked through Coventry in order to obtain remission for the townspeople from the heavy taxes imposed by her husband
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With a Belgian heritage dating back to 1926, GODIVA Chocolatier is the global leader in premium chocolate.
Under-17: 4 Godiva A 38-57; Alfie Meade (12) 13-00, 2 Alex Jolly (5) 12-48, 3 Ben Goldie (4) 13-09.
GODIVA is one of the most widely recognized chocolate brands in the world, and one that consumers universally associate with prestige, elegance and quality.
Hundreds of dancers, actors, aerialists, musicians, pyrotechnicians, carnivalists and local youngster are also set to be part of the pounds 500,000 Arts Council England commission - which is entitled Godiva Awakes.
Yildiz Holding, owner of Ulker Group and a biscuits and chocolates conglomerate, had acquired Godiva business, renowned for its premium quality chocolate delights, for $850 million from Campbell Soup Company.
In honor of the brand new boutique, GODIVA will host a festive event on Sunday, November 8[sup.
On March 2, Godiva said the hand package unit, which was not productive, would be closed and this business would be transferred to another company, which would affect 90 workers.
We are thrilled to be a part of the biggest Valentine's Day promotion at Godiva, and present a once in a lifetime experience for one lucky winner - a shopping spree for US$1,000,000 worth of Hearts On Fire diamond jewelry.
We've just staged the 2006 Godiva Awards, Coventry and Warwickshire's leisure and tourist industry awards, and the summer weekend Godiva Festival remains the city's biggest event, attracting 75,000 people this year.
Over the term of the agreement, Accretive Commerce will work closely with Godiva and make new investments in technology, process engineering, and infrastructure to support the anticipated growth of Godiva Direct.
Dame Goodyver's Daye celebrates the heritage of Coventry's legendary Lady Godiva and will see ladies from places such as Japan, Poland and Serbia all join in the festivities today.
Giving back is at the very core of the GODIVA brand," says Burak Elmas, President, North America, GODIVA Chocolatier.