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Ben·der

(ben'dĕr),
Lauretta, U.S. psychiatrist, 1897-1987. See: Bender gestalt test, Bender Visual Motor Gestalt test.

bender

A popular term for a period of binge abuse of alcohol or drugs.
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Mark de Meza, Financial Director at Benders Paper Cups, said: The hot drinks market in the UK has exploded over the past few years not just with a Starbucks on every corner but with hundreds of independent coffee shops, too.
Experience the new look and visit co-founder & CEO, Matt LaCasse, at Natural Products Expo West between March 7-9, in the Birch Benders booth 2999B (Hall C) at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA.
Based in beautiful Boulder, CO, Birch Benders Micro-Pancakery[R] is the world's first natural and organic, just-add-water, gourmet pancake & waffle mix.
We can only see positives for Benders, its suppliers and most importantly its customers, from becoming part of a group of companies that sell more than 20 billion cups and a wide range of food service packaging right across Europe.
The Benders do buy companies in slower-growing industries such as retail.
Benders has sold its "tabletop business" to Swan Mill Paper Company Ltd ('Swantex') so that Benders could pursue its intention to become the UK's leading vending and hot cup supplier through a programme of capital investment.
As for the looming TV ratings system and V-chip, the Benders aren't too keen on it.
Daniel Bender wants to contend with such common sense reasoning.