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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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After seven successful years, Mohamed Elsarky, CEO and President Godiva Inc, has decided to step down from his current role to focus on new projects.
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.
At the early stages of the project, Godiva identified two areas where foreign bodies could enter the chocolate.
One of the world's leading premium chocolate businesses, Godiva products are sold through company-owned and franchised retail stores, wholesale distribution points, including specialty retailers and finer department stores, and on the internet.
In the story everyone in the city except Tom turned away to spare Lady Godiva embarrassment.
Nicolas Bouve, the CEO of Godiva Europe, said they had no other alternative than suspending production in the Brussels factory due to increasing violent protests of workers.
Current strategic partners include FTD Flowers, Godiva Chocolatier, Vermont Teddy Bears and Capalbo's Giftbaskets with new retailers expected to join Digby on a regular basis.
Bablake School teenager Adenegan, who took up the sport after being inspired by London 2012, said: "The Godiva Classic is by far the best event of the year.
Dear Editor, John Duckers argues (Hopeless marketing and slow forward thinking is city's hallmark, Post, Oct 3) that Coventry does not push Lady Godiva because of political correctness.
Godiva Chocolatier and Accretive Commerce today announced that they have extended their customer care, fulfillment, and professional services relationship through 2012.