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B.F. Ascher & Co., Inc.
Pretty Feet & Hands Donates to Susan G. Komen Foundation
LENEXA, Kan., March 28, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pretty Feet & Hands(R), a drugstore classic loved by women of all ages, has announced a partnership with the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. In support of breast cancer research and community outreach programs, maker B.F. Ascher & Co., Inc. will donate $25,000 to the Komen Foundation in 2006. Not only are Pretty Feet & Hands users improving their skin, but they're using a product that gives back to a worthwhile cause.
Nuclear Solutions, Inc.
Future Fuels, Inc. to Benefit from Fred Frisco in Investor Relations
WASHINGTON, March 28, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Future Fuels, Inc. (FFI), a subsidiary of Nuclear Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB:NSOL), announced today that Fred Frisco will be assisting the company with Worldwide Investor Relations. He will act as a liaison between FFI and potential investors, respond to investor questions and cultivate investor relations. "We welcome an entrepreneur of Fred's caliber in helping FFI address investor inquiries and generate positive awareness and interest in the company. His experience in helping to establish global businesses will have tremendous, strategic value for FFI at this stage," states FFI President Jack Young.
SkinzWraps Signs Agreement With Earth Biofuels, Inc.
DALLAS, March 28, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- SkinzWraps, Inc. (Pink Sheets:SKZW), a full-service vehicle wrapping company, today announced that it has signed an exclusive agreement with Earth Biofuels, Inc. (OTCBB:EBOF), a producer and distributor of biodiesel fuel. Under terms of the agreement, SkinzWraps will handle the entire marketing campaign for Earth Biofuels, including designing and managing Earth Biofuels' brand image, including wrapping gas station pumps and islands that sell Earth Biofuels product(s), and wrapping Earth Biofuels refinery tanks, billboards, tankers and promotional vehicles. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Microsemi's Acquisition of APT Expected to Close on April 28, 2006
IRVINE, Calif., March 28, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC) and Advanced Power Technology, Inc. ("APT") (Nasdaq:APTI) today announced they have received all regulatory clearances necessary to complete Microsemi's pending acquisition of APT. The companies expect to receive approval of APT stockholders on April 27, 2006 and to close the transaction on April 28, 2006.
SmallCap Sentinel: Reinventing the Biotech Wheel with Nanotechnology
IRVINE, Calif., March 28, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- "As biotechnology companies endeavor to create enhanced drugs and drug delivery systems, we're seeing the technological juggernaut of nanotechnology driving research efforts," stated SmallCap Sentinel analyst D.R. Clark. "The possibilities for nanotechnology are boundless and the effects of nanotech on our everyday lives have now crept ever forward from the Futurist's dreams to the U.S. Patent office."