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Swedish Oil Company Invests in Scania On-board Computers
SODERTALJE, Sweden, Nov. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Scania delivers 63 on-board computers of its Scania Interactor 500 series to the Swedish oil company OKQ8. The computers will be an integral part of the company's distribution operations in Sweden. Deliveries will start before end of this year.
Advanced Control Systems
New Sales Executives Reinforce IOU Approach at Advanced Control Systems
ATLANTA, Nov. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Two senior-level sales executives bring new experience and expanded capabilities to an already strong staff at Advanced Control Systems (ACS). Steve Powers and David Farris joined ACS in November. They will start immediately to introduce the company's integrated information systems to the investor-owned utility market. These solutions unify and publish data from across the utility's network, enhancing and securing information distribution and management throughout the enterprise.
PRB Pharmaceuticals Clarifies KCBS Bird Flu Report on VIRA 38
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- PRB Pharmaceuticals issues a statement correcting a November 11, 2005 report by David Goldstein of KCBS news. The segment was entitled "Bird Flu Medications: Will they Work?" In the segment, Mr. Goldstein reported statements made by USC concerning its involvement with PRB Pharmaceuticals and VIRA 38 even, though KCBS was in possession of evidence to the contrary. In his broadcast, Mr. Goldstein completely disregarded the information and reported the following statement: "USC has not had any involvement with the research, development, testing or review of VIRA 38..."
Tele Norte Leste Participacoes S.A.
Tele Norte Leste Participacoes Announces Pricing of its Tender Offer
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, Nov. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tele Norte Leste Participacoes S.A. (TNL) announced today the pricing information for its cash tender offer for up to U.S.$150,000,000 of its U.S.$300,000,000 8.00% notes due December 18, 2013 (the "Notes") (CUSIP Nos.: 879246AB2, 879246AA4 and P90369AA0; ISIN Nos. US879246AB24, US879246AA41 and USP90369AA07; Common Code Nos. 020292709 and 018258609). The offer is scheduled to expire at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on Wednesday, November 23, 2005, unless extended (such date and time, as it may be extended, the Expiration Date) or earlier terminated.
Resolve Staffing, Inc.
Resolve Staffing Achieves Profitability and Record Sales as Projected
CINCINNATI, Nov. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Resolve Staffing, Inc. (OTCBB:RSFF) announced today financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2005. Resolve reported its first-ever net profit of $69,374 and EBITDA of $254,368 for the third quarter. Gross sales for the quarter were $8,913,453, representing a 65% increase over the prior quarter, and a 681% increase over the third quarter of 2004.
JetBlue Airways Corporation
Zip Through The Airport and Earn Bonus JetBlue TrueBlue Points at The Same Time
NEW YORK, Nov. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways Corp. (Nasdaq:JBLU) today introduces online bag check in, available at all of the low-fare airline's U.S. locations. Customers may check up to two bags in online, and bag tag numbers will automatically print on the boarding passes. Customers can drop off their bags at any of JetBlue's Self Service/Bag Drop or Kiosk/Online Bag Drop counters at the airport (1). Additionally, JetBlue customers traveling out of John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York have an exclusive Online Bag Drop area along the departures roadway.
Huntington Announces ATM Branding Agreement With Cardtronics
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (Nasdaq:HBAN) and Cardtronics LP have closed a deal that will add 33 "Huntington-branded" ATMs in Walgreens(r) locations in northern Ohio. Installations will be complete by the end of November 2005. Inclusive of the 33 added ATMs, Huntington's total ATM footprint is now in excess of 900 machines. In addition, all Huntington-branded ATMs in Walgreens stores will be surcharge-free to Huntington customers - just like Huntington's on-premise ATMs.