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CardinalCommerce Enables PayPal Mobile Checkout With Leading eCommerce Brands SkyMall, DVD Empire and DVD Planet
CLEVELAND, July 10, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- CardinalCommerce, a global leader in enabling payment brands for electronic commerce, today announced partnerships with three of the Internet's top merchants, SkyMall, DVD Empire and DVD Planet. Through the Cardinal MAX platform Cardinal has created hosted mobile shopping sites that are fully integrated with PayPal Mobile Checkout. The new service allows consumers to shop and purchase tens of thousands of products from these merchants directly from their mobile phones. Consumers can find products from these merchants by going directly to the merchant's mobile sites, browsing through a third party-enabled mobile search engine or by texting a product keyword to 63336.
Tyson Foods, Inc.
America's Second Harvest, LULAC and Tyson Foods Team Up to Fight Hunger
CHICAGO, July 10, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Three leaders in very different fields are uniting to address the issue of hunger among Latino communities in the U.S. Today, the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), America's Second Harvest - The Nation's Food Bank Network (A2H), and Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) announced that the three organizations have formed a coalition that will produce an in-depth study of the extent and root causes of hunger among Latinos. The announcement was made at Chicago's Navy Pier in conjunction with LULAC's annual convention, which is currently underway in Chicago. Tyson Foods also pledged to donate one million pounds of food over a period of three years to America's Second Harvest foodbanks serving Latino and Hispanic populations. To announce the collaboration and to kick-off the pledge, representatives from Tyson Foods made an initial donation of a truckload of more than 35,000 pounds of protein products to the Chicago Food Depository, whose member agencies serve Latino communities in the Chicago area.
Education Realty Trust, Inc.
Education Realty Trust Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend
MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 10, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Education Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:EDR) today announced that its board of directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.205 per share of common stock for the quarter ended June 30, 2007. The dividend will be payable August 8, 2007, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on July 24, 2007.
Student Housing Full? Check Out The Flats
ATLANTA, July 10, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Once again, student housing for at least one large Atlanta university is full well before the start of the academic year. But anxious parents and excited students can find a great solution at The Flats Collegiate Student Apartments in Atlantic Station.