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Wolf Popper LLP
Wolf Popper Files Securities Fraud Class Action Against SureBeam Corporation -- SUREE
NEW YORK, August 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wolf Popper LLP has filed a securities fraud lawsuit against SureBeam Corporation ("SureBeam") (Nasdaq:SUREE), in the United States District Court for the Southern District of California, on behalf of persons who purchased shares of SureBeam's common stock pursuant to SureBeam's March 16, 2001 initial public offering or on the open market during the period from March 16, 2001, through August 27, 2003.
Hannover Re: New head of Corporate Communications
HANNOVER, Germany, Aug. 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Effective today Eric Schuh (28) is to assume responsibility for Corporate Communications at Hannover Re (Other OTC:HVRRF). Mr. Schuh, who holds a Master's degree in Economics, was previously employed with J.P. Morgan in London as an equity analyst focusing on European insurance stocks. He will continue our policy of active and open communication with the capital markets and the press.
New Wave Group
New Wave Group has made a Letter of Intent regarding an acquisition of Swedish Match's distribution of promo wear
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today, New Wave Group has made a Letter of Intent with Swedish Match regarding an acquisition of its distribution of promo wear. Swedish Match has since 1998, as a wholesaler, been distributing promo wear -- under New Wave Group's trademarks James Harvest Sportswear and Printer Active Wear -- on eight different markets (Benelux, Germany, Spain, France, Portugal, United Kingdom, Austria and Switzerland). New Wave Group has until now, conducted distribution of promo wear under the above mentioned trademarks in Sweden, Finland and Norway through wholly- owned subsidiaries. Through the acquisition of Swedish Match's distribution of promo wear, all distribution of the trademarks will be done through the New Wave group of companies, except from in Denmark where the distribution is done through another external distributor.
QLogic Executives to Present at Smith Barney Citigroup Technology Conference
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Aug. 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), the company that powers storage area networks (SANs), today announced that H.K. Desai, president, chairman and CEO, and Frank Calderoni, senior vice president and CFO, will be presenting at the Smith Barney Citigroup Technology Conference at the Hilton New York Hotel on Thursday, September 4.