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Eastman Chooses Solutia's Therminol Heat Transfer Fluid for World's First IntegRex Facility
ST. LOUIS, Aug. 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Solutia Inc. (OTCBB:SOLUQ) today announced that Eastman Chemical Company has selected Solutia's Therminol(r) 66 heat transfer fluid for use in its new, state-of-the-art IntegRex facility in Columbia, S.C. The facility is based on IntegRex technology, which enables integrated conversion of paraxylene (PX) to polyethelene terephthalate (PET) resin. The facility will rely upon Therminol 66 heat transfer fluid, recognized by customers for its excellent thermal stability and low vapor pressure, which Eastman also depends upon to heat various operating systems throughout the world.
First Equity Group
StockMarketNewsAlert.com Issues New Trade Alert for Highway Holdings Limited
POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Aug. 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- StockMarketNewsAlert.com issues trade alert for Highway Holdings Limited (Nasdaq:HIHO). According to M. D'Alonzo at First Equity Group Inc., recent news flow from the company has been very positive. "The company announced reported results for its first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2006 -- reflecting the initial benefits of its divesture of non-core businesses completed in fiscal 2006."
Kinship Center-Canyon Acres
Friends of Canyon Acres and Yorba Linda Country Club Raise $65,000 in 21st Annual 'Par Fore Kids' Golf Classic
ANAHEIM HILLS, Calif., Aug. 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Friends of Canyon Acres (FOCAS) and the Yorba Linda Country Club today announced they netted $65,000 in the 21st Annual "Par Fore Kids" Golf Classic, which took place on Monday July 31, 2006. The event was chaired by Lowry A. Alkire, and sponsors included The Yorba Linda Country Club, Kent H. Landsberg, and Caliber Motors. More than 100 golfers participated, and 100% of the proceeds will go directly to help the abused children of Canyon Acres Children and Family Services.
Unique Pizza and Subs
Unique Pizza and Subs Converts Quiznos Location
PITTSBURGH, Aug. 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Unique Pizza and Subs Corporation (Pink Sheets:UPZS) a Delaware Corporation, has increased its presence in Western Pennsylvania through the efforts of a new franchisee, Heather Papinchak of Mt. Pleasant, Pennsylvania. Unique Pizza and Subs' newest location will be located near Donegal, PA. Papinchak will be converting a recently closed Quiznos location into a free-standing Unique Pizza and Subs franchise. This location will not only be operated as a high volume franchise location but it will also be utilized as a training facility for the region. The new franchisee is looking forward to future development in the region: "We have been loyal customers of Unique for many years and fully believe the quality of their product is better than any other pizza or subs franchise out there. With Unique's nationwide expansion, we felt this was the perfect time to open our first of many new locations."
FierceMarkets Launches FierceBioResearcher
WASHINGTON, Aug. 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- In an expansion of its commitment to serving the biotech industry, FierceMarkets (www.fiercemarkets.com) today launched a new informational resource called FierceBioResearcher (http://www.fiercebioresearcher.com). Published every Thursday, the weekly newsletter and complementary Web site provide a one-stop source of critical news and information for biotech research scientists, lab supervisors, principal investigators and others involved in human drug discovery and development.
Mobile Marketing Association (MMA)
Mobile Marketing Association Adds Three New Board Members
BOULDER, Colo., Aug. 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) (www.mmaglobal.com) today announced that it has appointed three new members to its board of directors. The new members include: Alltel Communications, The Coca-Cola Company and Soren Schafft. The Board has also presented Isobar with a two year founding member appointment. The new appointments follow record-breaking membership growth, with more than 100 companies from around the world joining the MMA within the past six months.