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Lone Star Steak House & Saloon
Lone Star Steakhouse & Saloon, Inc. Third Quarter Update
WICHITA, Kan., August 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lone Star Steakhouse & Saloon, Inc., (Nasdaq:STAR) "Lone Star," estimates that it will earn between $2,900,000 and $3,500,000 or $.12 to $.15 per fully diluted share for its fiscal third quarter ending September 9, 2003.
Pharmexa: Interim report for the first 6 months of the financial year 2003
HORSHOLM, Denmark, Aug. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Summary: The Pharmexa (Other:PMXAY) Group had turnover of kDKK 8,138 in the first 6 months of 2003 and realised a net loss of kDKK 69,337. Research and development costs totalled kDKK 68,098. The half-year result was in line with expectations and Pharmexa maintains its financial forecast for the full year.Status on Pharmexa's activities
NCC to build industrial premises for Arla for SEK 230 million
SOLNA, Sweden, Aug. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- NCC Construction Sweden has been commissioned by Arla Foods to build new industrial premises for the production of milk powder in Vimmerby, Sweden. The order is worth approximately SEK 230 million. The contract will be included in orders received during the third quarter of 2003.
QLogic Named to Fortune Magazine 100 Fastest Growing Companies List for Fourth Consecutive Year; One of Only Six Companies to Make the List for Four Straight Years
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., August 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), the company that powers storage area networks (SANs), today announced that it has once again made Fortune's 100 Fastest Growing Companies list, appearing now in the magazine's September 1, 2003 issue. This is the fourth straight year that QLogic has appeared on the list, which ranked U.S.-based, publicly traded companies' performance in earnings growth, revenue growth and total investment returns.
Howlett Research Corp.
Howlett Research Corp. Publishes Research Report on Icoworks Inc.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Canada, August 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Howlett Research Corp. (www.howlett-research.com), a boutique research firm led by Jeff Howlett, President, announced today that it has recently published a comprehensive research report on Icoworks Inc. (OTCBB:ICOW), a company providing fully integrated auction, liquidation, and appraisal services for corporate assets such as wholesale and retail inventories, used industrial equipment, and related goods. The company has assembled a database of over 200,000 fully profiled buyers and sellers, and has reached a critical mass of operations. Icoworks also has in place a Cdn $3.6 million joint venture bought deal fund. Icoworks has embarked on an aggressive expansion strategy, both in terms of organic growth and through acquisition, and is now on an annual run rate $20+ million in reported sales. This is up from Cdn $1.4 million for the nine months ended March 31, 2003.