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American National, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans and United Life Adopt Beacon's AnnuityNexus Sales Support System
EVANSTON, Ill., Jan. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Beacon Research, the leading source of fixed annuity data and related software tools, today announced that its AnnuityNexus Sales Support System has been adopted by American National Insurance Co., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans and United Life Insurance Co. The web-based System provides wholesalers and retention teams with immediate access to accurate, comprehensive information on competing products, enabling increased sales, more rep satisfaction and improved operating efficiency.
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HandStands, a Top Producer and Seller of Mouse Pads Worldwide, to Market Really Neat Stuff, Inc.'s `Pieceless Puzzle' Mouse Pads
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Jan. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Really Neat Stuff, Inc. ("RNS") recently signed a 3-year licensing agreement with HandStands(r) for the production, distribution and sale of RNS' Pieceless Puzzle as mouse pads to the computer accessory, office and promotional markets. RNS designed the Pieceless Puzzle, and Handstands is one of the world's first and foremost manufacturers and marketers of mouse pads. The Pieceless Puzzle mouse pad is a "two-in-one" product -- it serves as a soft mouse mat, which can have a custom image, and it's a fun puzzle with all the pieces attached, so there's no risk of a lost piece.
'On the Road' Celebrates 50 Years in 2007
INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- When the Kerouac scroll exhibit opens tomorrow at the Denver Public Library, it will mark the first of four stops this year, the 50th anniversary of the publication of On the Road.