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North America Dominates M&A Deal Activity in the Forest, Paper, and Packaging Industry According to PricewaterhouseCoopers
NEW YORK, July 9, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Merger and acquisition activity in the forest, paper and packaging (FPP) sector increased to $27.6 billion, globally, in 2007, up $1.9 billion from 2006. Deals in North America accounted for $17 billion, which represents 62 percent of the total global deal value, according to a new report from PricewaterhouseCoopers, "Branching out: Global deal activity in the forest, paper & packaging industry, 2008 Edition." While total deal value in 2007 in North America remained flat compared to 2006, the percentage of total global deal value declined from 67 percent in 2006 to 62 percent in 2007.
Bergen Catholic Selects FieldTurf Once Again After Ten Years of Use On First FieldTurf Field
ORADELL, N.J., July 9, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- One of the first schools in the U.S. to install FieldTurf on campus and the first school to go with FieldTurf in the Northeast has opted to resurface its field with the latest and greatest version of the world's most trusted turf system after 10 years of continuous use on its first field. The new field will feature FieldTurf's industry-best polyethylene monofilament fibers along with inlaid game lines and markings -- something Bergen's first field did not have. This will eliminate the need for painting the field.
New Jersey Mining Company
New Jersey Mining Company Forms Joint Venture with Silverstar Mining Corp.
KELLOGG, Idaho, July 9, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- New Jersey Mining Company (OTCBB:NJMC) announces that it has signed a definitive agreement with Silverstar Mining Corp.(OTCBB:SLVM) under which the parties created a joint venture to mine and explore at the Silver Strand mine east of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.
MEDTOX Scientific, Inc.
MEDTOX Scientific Announces Second Quarter Conference Call
ST. PAUL, Minn., July 9, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- MEDTOX Scientific, Inc. (Nasdaq:MTOX), announced today that it will hold a teleconference to discuss second quarter results on Wednesday, July 16, at 9:30 a.m. Central Time (10:30 a.m. Eastern). During the conference call, the Company may discuss and answer questions concerning business and financial developments and trends. The Company's responses to questions, as well as other matters discussed during the conference call, may contain or constitute information that has not been disclosed previously. MEDTOX is scheduled to release financial results for the quarter at approximately 6:00 a.m. Central Time on July 16.