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310 Holdings Inc. is Opening a New Cambridge Tape Reading Facility
NIAGARA FALLS, Ontario, July 28, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 310 Holdings Inc. (OTCBB:TRTN) is pleased to announce the scheduled opening of their new tape-reading facility at 500 Technology Square, Suite 150, Cambridge, MA on August 3, 2009. This state-of-the-art site will be housing 18 tape drives employing the Company's latest generation of its proprietary, highly effective magnetic media reading technology. Each shift, run by just one staff member, can process 576 open reel tapes. These highly-automated drives can each read one tape every 15 minutes. Cartridge media will also be processed, further augmenting the Company's revenue stream. Management believes this site will be fully operational by the end of August.
Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc.
Heidrick & Struggles Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
CHICAGO, July 28, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. (Nasdaq:HSII), the world's premier executive search and leadership consulting firm, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.13 per share. The dividend is payable on August 21, 2009 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 7, 2009.
Liquor Group Wholesale, Inc.
Liquor Group Grabs Fat Ass in Several Markets
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., July 28, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liquor Group Wholesale (OTCBB:LIQR) added yet another high-quality, mass-market brand to their distribution channel: "Fat Ass Tequila" (www.FatAssTequila.com) is now available in Florida and is in the approval process for other states, as part of a multi-state Liquor Group distribution program. Multi-Award winning Fat Ass is imported by Premium Beverage Imports and Ron Pointer, VP for Spirits Development described these ultra-premium tequilas as "hands down the smoothest, best finishing, most sincere tequila experience available in the United States."
Monroe Bancorp Reports Earnings of $776,000 or $0.125 Per Share for the Second Quarter of 2009
BLOOMINGTON, Ind., July 28, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Monroe Bancorp (the "Company") (Nasdaq:MROE), the independent Bloomington-based holding company for Monroe Bank (the "Bank"), today reported net income of $776,000 or $0.125 per diluted common share for the quarter ended June 30, 2009 compared to $1,860,000 or $0.299 per diluted common share for the same period in 2008. This represents a 58.3 percent decrease in net income and a 58.2 percent decrease in diluted earnings per share. Return on average assets and return on average equity for the second quarter of 2009 were 0.38 percent and 5.53 percent, respectively, compared to 0.96 percent and 13.26 percent, respectively, for the second quarter of 2008. As discussed below, the decrease in year over year net income is largely related to the increased provision for loan losses and increased FDIC expenses, including a special FDIC assessment that was applied during the second quarter of 2009.
Wi-Beam USA, LLC
First Wi-Beam USA Broadband Distributorships Acquired by Priority 1 Voice & Data, LLC to Serve Jacksonville and Orlando, Florida
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., July 28, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Priority 1 Voice and Data of Jacksonville, Florida will be supplying high-speed, proprietary broadband Internet and telephone services to businesses and residents in Jacksonville and Orlando, Florida as a result of acquiring distributorships from Wi-Beam, Inc., a Macon, GA based broadband provider.
Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc.
Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. to Issue Second Quarter 2009 Results and Hold Investor Conference Call
NEW YORK, July 28, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (Nasdaq:EGLE) will report its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2009, after the close of stock market trading on Wednesday, August 5th. Members of Eagle Bulk's senior management team will host a teleconference and webcast at 8:30 a.m. ET on Thursday, August 6th, to discuss the results.