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Analogic Announces Organizational Change
PEABODY, Mass., June 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jim Green, president and chief executive officer of Analogic Corporation (Nasdaq:ALOG), announced today that Michael L. Levitz will join Analogic as vice president, chief financial officer, and treasurer, effective July 6, 2009.
School Specialty, Inc
School Specialty Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2009 Results
GREENVILLE, Wis., June 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty (Nasdaq:SCHS), a leading education company providing supplemental learning products to the preK-12 market, today reported its fourth quarter and fiscal 2009 financial results. Revenue for the fourth quarter was $156.2 million, 10.1 percent below the prior year. Cost-savings initiatives, however, helped deliver a 10.9 percent improvement in the loss from continuing operations in the seasonally slow fourth quarter.
KBL Healthcare Acquisition Corp III
KBL Healthcare Acquisition Corp. III Announces Record Date and Meeting Date for Special Meeting of Stockholders
NEW YORK, June 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KBL Healthcare Acquisition Corp. III ("KBL") (NYSE AMEX:KHA) (NYSE AMEX:KHA.U) (NYSE AMEX:KHA.WS) announced today that it has scheduled a Special Meeting of Stockholders for July 15, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time at the offices of Graubard Miller, KBL's counsel, at The Chrysler Building, 405 Lexington Avenue, 19th Floor, New York, NY. KBL stockholders of record as of June 22, 2009 are invited to attend the Special Meeting, or submit a proxy, to vote on, among other matters to be included in KBL's definitive proxy statement, the proposed business combination of KBL and PRWT Services, Inc. ("PRWT"). PRWT, which is a minority-owned pharmaceutical services, facilities management and business processing services company, will, upon closing, become the publicly traded company and retain its status as a minority business enterprise.
Edgewater Technology, Inc. Holds 2009 Annual Stockholders' Meeting
WAKEFIELD, Mass., June 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A technology management consulting firm specializing in providing specialty information technology ("IT") services, Edgewater Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:EDGW) (www.edgewater.com, "Edgewater" or the "Company"), today announced that the Company held its Annual Stockholders' Meeting on June 10, 2009 in Wakefield, Massachusetts.
Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies, Inc.
AERT's MoistureShield Green Decking Now Available in Solid Profile
SPRINGDALE, Ark., June 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:AERT), a leading plastic recycler and manufacturer of Green building products, announced today that MoistureShield composite decking is now available in a solid board profile. Using new and improved manufacturing technology, AERT has added MoistureShield Solid to their innovative line of next generation products. Featuring a deep-embossed wood grain texture on both sides, MoistureShield Solid gives builders the flexibility to install the boards either side up, making deck and dock construction faster and easier.