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GlassKote USA, LLC
GlassKote Australia Captures North America
MELBOURNE, Australia, Aug. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- GlassKote Australia Pty Ltd announces the establishment of more than 11 applicators in North America, covering the continent from coast-to-coast. GlassKote USA, LLC, a joint venture with GlassKote Australia, has spent the past year introducing the product to the USA and Canada, and establishing a distribution program that meets North American needs.
With This Book, People Can Make a Difference -- New Book Highlights Liberalism and Sound Alternatives Dealing With Today's Crises
HUDSON, Wis., Aug. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- People today are living in a period where "moral values" receive much attention in the press. Rarely however do the discussions based on "moral values" include any serious discussion of what the Jewish and Christian scriptures say about the primary conflicted issues of the modern world. As such, armed conflicts have escalated worldwide while tensions between different cultures have intensified. In their quest to offer readers in-depth solutions with today's crises, authors Dr. Daniel C. Bruch and Thomas W. Strieter express their liberal views with the release of their compelling new book Toxic Faith: Liberal Cure.
Suntron Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2006 Results
PHOENIX, Aug. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Suntron Corporation (Nasdaq:SUNN), a leading provider of integrated electronics manufacturing solutions, today reported net sales of $85.1 million and an operating loss of $0.4 million for the second quarter of 2006. These results include $0.5 million of restructuring charges related to severance, retention and lease exit costs primarily associated with the Company's previously announced decision to transfer its Northeast contract manufacturing business unit located in Lawrence, Massachusetts to other Suntron sites.
Education Realty Trust, Inc.
EDR Announces a Joint Venture Agreement with Walton Street Capital to Buy a Student Community near University of California, Riverside
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Education Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:EDR) today announced it has entered into a joint venture to purchase the University Village Towers, an off-campus collegiate community near the University of California, Riverside. EDR's property management subsidiary, Allen & O'Hara Education Services, Inc. ("AOES") has been engaged by the venture to manage the 525-bed community.
Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc.
Pacific Sunwear Announces Second Quarter Earnings Results
ANAHEIM, Calif., Aug. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc. (Nasdaq:PSUN) today announced that total sales for the second quarter ended July 29, 2006 were $313.7 million, an increase of 1.5 percent over total sales of $309.1 million for the second quarter ended July 30, 2005. Second quarter net earnings were $0.14 per diluted share, including $0.02 related to stock compensation and pre-opening rent expenses. On a comparable non-GAAP basis, earnings per diluted share were $0.24 in the second quarter of 2005. Net income for the second quarter of fiscal 2006 was $9.7 million compared to a non-GAAP $18.5 million for the second quarter of fiscal 2005. Same-store sales decreased 5.5 percent for the comparable second quarter period.
Tyson Foods, Inc.
Tyson Powers the Fight Against Childhood Hunger in Richmond
RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) delivered a 33,218-pound gift to the Central Virginia Food Bank Wednesday. The company teamed up with Performance Food Group of Richmond to pledge a matching donation to the results of a two-day food drive effort held in June. With Tyson's donation, the amount of food raised from the event totals 67,000 pounds. The Central Virginia Food Bank dispatches more than 45,000 pounds of food per day from its more than 500 member agencies.