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Nissan North America Signs Deal with Intentia
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Leading automotive OEM is seeking higher levels of maintenance efficiency and productivity with less downtime using Movex Plant Maintenance, Intentia's (Other OTC:IAINF) best-of-breed asset management solution.
Biovitrum Initiates Phase II Study with its Diabetes Candidate Drug BVT.3498
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Biovitrum today announced the initiation of a Phase II clinical trial of BVT.3498, its lead compound for type 2 diabetes. The primary end-point of the study is improved glycaemia control. Safety, tolerability and several additional parameters related to the metabolic syndrome will be monitored as well. The placebo-controlled, double blind study will involve more than 100 type 2 diabetes patients at centres in Finland and Sweden.
Tornet: Notice of Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Shareholders in Fastighets AB Tornet (publ) (Stockholm:TORN) are hereby notified that the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders will take place at 3 pm on Thursday, April 24, 2003 at the World Trade Center, New York-salen, Klarabergsviadukten 70 or Kungsbron 1, Stockholm.
VSM Group Main Sponsor of International Design Competition
HUSKVARNA, Sweden, March 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Starting this year, VSM Group will act as main sponsor for the international Young Fashion Designer Competition. "The purpose of the competition is to encourage and support young design students and give them the opportunity of being spotted by the fashion industry," says Lill Nylen, PR Director for VSM Group's global brands, Husqvarna Viking and Pfaff.
Corvis Shareholders Have 4 More Days to Seek Appointment as Lead Plaintiff, Says The Pomerantz Firm -- CORV
NEW YORK, March 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com), which has filed a class action lawsuit against Robertson Stephens, Inc. ("Robertson Stephens") and its former managing director and senior research analyst Paul Johnson ("Johnson") on behalf of investors who purchased the common stock of Corvis Corporation ("Corvis" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:CORV) during the period from August 22, 2000 through January 29, 2001, inclusive (the "Class Period"), announces that shareholders have four (4) more days (until Friday March 28, 2003) to seek appointment by the Court as one of the lead plaintiffs in this action.
Koskie Minsky: Class Action Filed Against 3COM Corporation
TORONTO, March 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- On March 21, 2003, a class action was filed in Toronto in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice against 3COM Corporation ("3COM"), an American corporation with its headquarters in Santa Clara, California. The plaintiff is a former employee of 3COM.
Blyth, Inc. Announces Record Date for Annual Meeting
GREENWICH, Conn., March 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Blyth, Inc. (NYSE:BTH), a leader in home fragrance and decorative accessories, today announced that the date of its Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be Wednesday, June 4, 2003. The meeting will take place at Blyth, Inc., One East Weaver Street, Greenwich, CT 06831, commencing at 9:00 a.m. All shareholders of record as of April 7, 2003 will be eligible to vote.