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Marel Food Systems
Marel CFS Q2 2005
GARDHABAER, Iceland, Aug. 9, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sales for the first six months of 2005 totalled EUR 63.8 million (ISK 5.1 billion), which is an increase of about 13.3% from the previous year.
Nexia Holdings, Inc.
Nexia Acquires Office Building for $820,000
SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 9, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nexia Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:NEXH) announced today that its subsidiary, Diversified Holdings I, Inc., has signed a contract to acquire a 15,000 square foot office building at 268 West 400 South, Salt Lake City, Utah for a total purchase price of $820,000. The building was acquired by purchasing 99% of the stock in Salt Lake Development Corporation whose sole asset consists of the building. Nexia intends to make cosmetic improvements to the property and will immediately list the property with Internet Properties, Inc. for sale or lease. Nexia has made a cash payment of $260,000 and will in effect assume the existing financing of approximately $560,000. Closing will take place upon the receipt of financial information related to the building.
CinTel Corp. Develops a Network Security Solution That Enables Content Filtering Proxy
LOUISVILLE, Ky., Aug. 9, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- CinTel Corp. (CinTel) (OTCBB:CNCN), Korea's top Internet Traffic Management (ITM) solution provider, is pleased to announce that it has developed a new network security solution that enables the filtering of outgoing web traffic. Using this new technology, CinTel expects to announce a new product that includes a web caching solution and content filtering proxy solution as early as the fourth quarter of this year.
Pappas Telecasting Companies
NTV Introduces Free Text Messaging
KEARNEY, Neb., Aug. 9, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- NTV, Pappas Telecasting Companies' ABC affiliate in the Lincoln-Hastings-Kearney and North Platte, Nebraska Designated Market Areas (DMAs), today announced that it has initiated a free text message service for its viewers via Textcaster@ software. The new feature, "NTV First Alert," delivers news and program-oriented text messages to cell phones, including AMBER Alerts, breaking news alerts and national security alerts, a daily AM weather forecast, NTV & FOX 4/17 contest information, sports updates, severe weather warnings, and previews of stories from each evening's NTV News. Viewers may sign up for this free service by visiting http://www,nebraska.tv, then clicking the "NTV News on Your Cell Phone" link. Using industry leading software powered by TextCastefi, NTV's text messages instantly reach the mobile phones of users who opt-in.
New Ad Campaign Focuses on UnumProvident's Benefit Solutions Role
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., Aug. 9, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- UnumProvident (NYSE:UNM) rolls out a new advertising campaign this month that, for the first time in many years, does not feature its premier product - disability income protection. Instead, the new campaign focuses on UnumProvident's supplemental products and on its leading position as a provider of benefit solutions to help individuals, families and employers manage many of life's challenges.
International Smart Sourcing, Inc.
International Smart Sourcing, Inc. Announces 2005 Q2 Earnings: Positive Net Income and 112 Percent Increase in Sales for the First Half of the Year
FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Aug. 9, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- International Smart Sourcing, Inc. (OTCBB:ISSG) today announced net income for the second quarter ended June 24, 2005 was $41,711 versus a loss of ($202,279) for the first quarter ended March 25, 2005. Net sales for the outsourcing subsidiary, Smart Sourcing Inc., were $2,682,024 for the two quarters ended June 24, 2005 versus $1,261,623 for the same period last year or a 112.58% increase.