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Ahold to divest its Indonesian operation to Hero
ZAANDAM, Netherlands, April 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahold (NYSE:AHO) hereby announces that it has reached agreement for the sale of its Indonesian operation to PT Hero Supermarket Tbk for approximately Euro 12 million, excluding proceeds from the sale of store inventory. This asset purchase agreement is subject to the approval of Hero's shareholders and is expected to be finalized in the third quarter of 2003. Hero is a prominent food retail group listed on the Jakarta stock exchange with 200 outlets throughout Indonesia.
United Online, Inc.
United Online to Present at JP Morgan Technology & Telecommunications Conference
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., April 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- United Online, Inc. (Nasdaq:UNTD), a leading provider of value-priced Internet services, today announced that it will present at JP Morgan's Technology & Telecommunications Conference on May 5, 2003 in San Francisco, CA. Mark R. Goldston, chairman, CEO, and president, and Charles S. Hilliard, executive vice president and CFO, will speak at the event. The company is scheduled to present at 2:30 p.m. PDT (5:30 p.m. EDT).
Vianale & Vianale LLP
Vianale & Vianale Announces Class Action Against Gainsco, Inc. -- GNAC
BOCA RATON, Fla., April 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Florida law firm of Vianale & Vianale LLP announces that it filed a class action lawsuit on April 8, 2003, on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Gainsco, Inc. (OTCBB:GNAC) between November 17, 1999 and February 7, 2002, inclusive. A copy of the complaint filed in this action is available from the Court, or can be viewed on Vianale & Vianale's website at: http://www.vianalelaw.com