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Telvent GIT S.A.
Telvent to Implement Its Toll System On Three Brazilian Highways
MADRID, Spain, April 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Telvent (Nasdaq:TLVT), the IT company for a sustainable and secure world, announced today that it will be in charge of supplying, installing and starting up its SmartToll system on three federal highways in Brazil. This project, valued at more than eight million euros, will be executed in less than a year. With this new system, Telvent will contribute daily to improving road safety for more than a million and a half automobiles.
The Children's Place, Inc.
The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. Announces Merchandise Management Change
SECAUCUS, N.J., April 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:PLCE) today announced Jill Kronenberg, Senior Vice President, General Merchandise Manager for The Children's Place brand since October 2006, has resigned from the Company to spend more time with her family. Dina Sweeney and Celeste Risimini-Johnson have been promoted to Group Vice President and Vice President, respectively, who between them will divide the responsibilities of Ms. Kronenberg.
Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
Taro Appoints New Chief Financial Officer
HAWTHORNE, N.Y., April 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ("Taro," the "Company") (Pink Sheets:TAROF) announced today that Ron Kolker, C.P.A., has been appointed to the position of Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer of the Company and of the Company's U.S. subsidiary, Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc. ("Taro USA").
Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc.
PacSun Announces March Sales Results
ANAHEIM, Calif., April 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc. (Nasdaq:PSUN) today reported that total sales from the Company's PacSun division for the five weeks of fiscal March ended April 5, 2008 were $115.3 million, a decrease of eight percent from division sales of $125.0 million during the same period last year. PacSun same-store sales decreased eight percent during the same period.