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Sense Technologies, Inc.
Sense Technologies Announces Additional Manufacturer Rep and Distributor Alliances for ScopeOut Safety Mirrors Bringing National Marketing Network to a Potential 650 Dealers
GRAND ISLAND, Neb., Nov. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sense Technologies Inc. (OTCBB:SNSG) today announced the signing of additional rep and distributor organizations for sales of the company's ScopeOut(r) safety mirror to 200 automotive dealerships throughout the Southeastern United States. These new alliances with rep and distributor organizations will enable Sense to have ScopeOut(r) sales to a potential base of more than 650 auto dealerships in the states of Idaho, North Carolina, Wyoming, Colorado, Florida Georgia, New York, Texas, Arizona, New Mexico, Louisiana, California, South Carolina and the country of Mexico. The company will continue expanding the current program until it has full representation throughout the United States.
Vertical Branding, Inc.
Vertical Branding, Inc. Reports a Dramatic Improvement in Third Quarter 2006 Results
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vertical Branding, Inc. (OTCBB:VBDG), an innovative consumer products, branding, marketing, and distribution company, reported today the Company's financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2006, showing dramatic improvement over results in the same period in 2005.
Park National Bank
Park National Corporation Appoints New Director and Declares Third Quarter Dividend
NEWARK, Ohio, Nov. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Park National Corporation (Park) (AMEX:PRK) announced today the appointment of Nicholas L. Berning of Cincinnati to the Park board of directors. He retired from his position as senior vice president and controller of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati (FHLB of Cincinnati) in March and currently runs his own financial consulting firm, Berning Financial Consulting.
Harsco Acquires Chilean Access Services Business, Adds to Growing Latin America Market Presence
HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Worldwide industrial services and products company Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) announced today that it has acquired the Santiago, Chile-based company Moldajes y Andamios TH S.A., or MyATH, one of Chile's top three suppliers of rental formwork and scaffolding and related services to the construction, infrastructure and building maintenance sectors. The privately-held company, which for the past decade has served as the exclusive equipment representative in Chile for Harsco's Huennebeck division, gives Harsco a solid foothold for growing its Access Services segment presence in the expanding Chilean and Latin American markets. Harsco already has a strong presence serving the Latin American steel industry and other industrial sectors. The acquisition is expected to be accretive to Harsco's 2007 earnings. Terms were not disclosed.
Scott+Scott, LLP Notifies Investors of Filing Deadline: Nine Business Days to Move for Lead Plaintiff Appointment in Class Action Against Loudeye Corp. -- LOUD
COLCHESTER, Conn., Nov. 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Scott+Scott, LLP, reminds investors that nine business days remain in which to request that the Court appoint them as lead plaintiff in a securities-fraud action against Loudeye Corp. ("Loudeye" or the "Company") and certain officers. On October 10, 2006, Scott+Scott filed a class action against Loudeye and certain officers and directors in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington on behalf of Loudeye securities purchasers during the period from May 19, 2003 through November 9, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period"), for violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. The complaint alleges that defendants made false and misleading statements and material omissions regarding the Company's operations. As a result, the price of the Company's securities was inflated during the Class Period, thereby harming investors. Since this complaint was filed, Loudeye was acquired by Nokia Corp. (NYSE:NOK).