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Classic Diner Mug Sets in American Colors

Jul 07, 2012 |  Retro Staff No Comments

Nothing says Americana like red, white and blue diner mugs. Retro Planet’s latest sets of old-fashioned diner & coffee shop mugs feature thick-walled, heavy-duty vessels keep coffee, tea and hot chocolate hot – just like the old days. Perfect for home, office, diner and restaurant, the lead-free mugs are safe for dishwasher and microwave, and

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Retro Lunchroom Decorating

Oct 05, 2011 |  Retro Staff 2 Comments

Recently we decided to freshen up the RetroPlanet company lunchroom. If you haven’t seen pictures of it before, our employee breakroom is filled with our great retro style furniture, giving it the look of an authentic 50s diner and making it a fun place to lunch or take a break for all of us, as

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Diners: An American Icon

Mar 16, 2009 |  Retro Staff No Comments

From Horse-Drawn Wagon to the Great American Diner A “diner” is typically defined as a prefabricated building or modular structure, designed as a location from which to prepare and serve food. The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines a diner as “a restaurant usually resembling a dining car in shape”. The name derived from railroad dining cars, since

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Filed under: American Icons, Diners, Retro Memories Tagged with: Americana, diner