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SYSCO Declares 147th Consecutive Quarterly Dividend
HOUSTON, Sept. 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.17 per share, payable on October 27, 2006, to common shareholders of record at the close of business on October 6, 2006.
AbsoluteSKY On Track to Capture Retail RFID Business
MONTREAL, Sept. 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- AbsoluteSKY, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ABSY), developer of item-level RFID inventory tracking systems for specialty retail, today provided an update of its business prospects for the coming year. Along with its two North American channel resellers, Fujitsu Transaction Solutions and Universal Surveillance Systems, the Company is bullish on its financial goals as recently announced.
Market-Pulse.com Announces Trade Alert for TelePlus Enterprises, Inc.
ATLANTA, Sept. 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Market-Pulse.com announces its trade alert for TelePlus Enterprises, Inc. (OTCBB:TLPE). According to Bernard R. Schmitt of Market-Pulse, "The company just had excellent news out during Thursday's trading announcing that Investology and RedChip Research released their Q2 update research reports for the company. Investology's report rates TelePlus as a Positive Investment Outlook with a $0.78 (see Note) target price, while RedChip rates the Company as a Speculative Buy with a $0.90 (see Note) target price.
Pacific CMA Inc.
Pacific CMA Announces Record Sales Results For July and August
JAMAICA, N.Y., Sept. 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pacific CMA, Inc. (AMEX:PAM), a global freight forwarding/logistics services company delivering goods primarily through the air and sea gateways of Asia and the United States, today announced record sales across all three of its operating divisions for July and August of 2006,compared to the same period 2005.
Seadrill Secures New Contract for Jack-up Newbuild
HAMILTON, Bermuda, Sept. 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Seadrill has been awarded a letter of intent by Coogee Resources in Australia for the jack-up drilling rig West Atlas (Seadrill 1), currently under construction. The contract has a duration of 12 months with a possibility for extension up to a further 12 months. The contract value for the fixed part of the assignment is estimated to approximately US$96 million. Start-up of operations is planed in the fourth quarter 2007, following delivery.