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Harsco's Heckett MultiServ Division to Increase Services at CSH Steel Works in Chile
HARRISBURG, Pa., May 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Worldwide industrial services and products company Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) announced today that its Heckett MultiServ division, the world's leading provider of on-site, outsourced mill services to the steel and metals industry, has been awarded additional service responsibilities and the renewal of its existing responsibilities at the CSH steel works in Chile under new multi-year contracts ranging from five to eight years. The contracts are projected to generate positive Economic Value Added (EVA(r)) benefit from their inception.
Harsco To Participate in McDonald Investments' 2003 Industrial and Automotive Conference
HARRISBURG, Pa., May 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Worldwide industrial services and products company Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) said today that it will be participating in the McDonald Investments 2003 Industrial and Automotive Conference on Wednesday, June 4, 2003 in Boston, Massachusetts. Harsco Chairman, President and CEO Derek C. Hathaway, Senior Vice President, CFO and Treasurer Salvatore D. Fazzolari, and Director of Investor Relations Eugene M. Truett will conduct a series of briefings on Harsco's worldwide businesses and growth strategies.
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Toll Brothers, Inc. Launches Industry's First Website `Buddy' for New Home Buyers
HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa., May 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Toll Brothers, Inc., (NYSE:TOL), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, today announced the launch of NewHomeBuddy, an instant-message-style application, on the company's Website, www.tollbrothers.com. A user types, "I'd like to build a home in Scottsdale for 500K." NewHomeBuddy answers, "All right, I'm looking. We have three communities in Scottsdale, AZ that match your request."
ACME Communications, Inc. To Present At the 11th Annual Deutsche Bank Media Conference
SANTA ANA, Calif., May 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- ACME Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq:ACME) announced today that Tom Allen, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the 11th Annual Deutsche Bank Media Conference, being held June 2-4, 2003 at The Pierre Hotel in New York, NY. Mr. Allen is scheduled to present on Tuesday, June 3, 2003 from 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. EDT.
Futuremedia Statement Regarding Trading Volume
BRIGHTON, England, May 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- E-Learning solutions provider Futuremedia Plc (Nasdaq:FMDAY) today announced, that it is unaware of the cause of the abnormally high trading volume and sharp price rise of its' ADSs yesterday and today on the NASDAQ Small Cap Market. The Company is aware, however, that certain statements concerning a possible take over or buy out of the Company have been posted on the Internet by third parties. The Company is not responsible for any such statements and is currently not in any discussions regarding any take over, buy out or merger of the Company which could form the basis for any such statements.
Convio Helps Nonprofits Integrate Online and Offline Databases for Optimizing Fundraising, Advocacy and Communications
AUSTIN, Texas, May 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Convio, Inc. today announced that the newest version of its data synchronization product, Convio DataSync 3.7, allows nonprofits to integrate constituent data from Convio's online systems to nearly 20 widely used offline donor and membership databases. Such integration gives an organization a more complete and accurate picture of its supporters, which is key for optimizing fundraising, marketing, advocacy and communications.