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China Direct Trading Corp.
China Direct Trading Corp. Signs Poker Product Distribution Agreement with Herbko Inc.
DAVIE, Fla., July 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- China Direct Trading Corporation's (OTCBB:CHDT) wholly-owned subsidiary, Souvenir Direct, Inc. (SDI), has signed a distribution agreement with Herbko Inc., a product development company that is introducing a licensed product line of Caesars Palace Gaming Gear that will include poker tables, poker sets, casino quality playing cards, collectors dice sets, card shufflers, card caddys and similar gaming products for home entertainment, a fast growing category being driven by 4 major highly rated TV shows. Retail prices of the items range from $10 to $350 and are currently being featured in Caesars Palace gift shops throughout their properties.
Microsemi Introduces Synchronous Regulator for High-Efficiency Voltage Conversion
IRVINE, Calif., July 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC), a leading manufacturer of high performance analog/mixed signal integrated circuits, has announced a new high-efficiency step-down synchronous converter providing the precise voltage sources needed by application specific integrated circuits (ASICs), memory or input/output devices. Its design is also ideal for applications using single cell Li ion or three-cell NiMH/NiCd batteries.
Microsemi to Present at the RBC Capital Markets North American Technology Conference
IRVINE, Calif., July 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC), a global supplier of high performance analog, mixed-signal and high reliability semiconductor products, announced that David R. Sonksen, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Microsemi Corporation, will be the featured presenter at the RBC Capital Markets North American Technology Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in San Francisco, California on August 3, 2005.
Microsemi to Present at the Adams Harkness 25th Annual Summer Seminar 2005
IRVINE, Calif., July 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC), a global supplier of high performance analog, mixed-signal and high reliability semiconductor products, announced that James J. Peterson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Microsemi Corporation will be the featured presenter at the Adams Harkness 25th Annual Summer Seminar at the Boston Marriott Long Wharf Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts on August 3, 2005.
Straumann Holding AG
Straumann Opens Australian Subsidiary
MELBOURNE, Australia and BASEL, Switzerland, July 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- At an official ceremony attended by local dignitaries, key opinion leaders and academics, Straumann, a global leader in implant dentistry and oral tissue regeneration, today inaugurated its own fully fledged subsidiary in Melbourne, Australia -- the company's first subsidiary in the Asia/Pacific region. Straumann Australia Pty Ltd will supply Straumann products and services to the Australian continent, in addition to providing a comprehensive education and training program for dental professionals in the fields of implantology and tissue regeneration.
Patient Safety Technologies, Inc.
Patient Safety Technologies Hires Jim Schafer as Chief Operating Officer
SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Patient Safety Technologies, Inc. (AMEX:PST) announced today that Jim Schafer has been named Chief Operating Officer of its subsidiary, SurgiCount Medical, Inc. Mr. Schafer arrives at PST and SurgiCount with over 25 years of operations experience in high-tech and medical product development and joins recently appointed Executive VP of Sales & Marketing, Richard Bertran, as the latest addition to SurgiCount's management team.