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OurPet's Engages George S. May International Company
FAIRPORT HARBOR, Ohio, Sept. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- OurPet's Company (OTCBB:OPCO) today announced the engagement of George S. May International Company, a nationally recognized firm of management consultants, to assist the Company review and improve its organizational structure and procedures such that the Company can successfully achieve its revenue and profitability objectives. Dr. Steven Tsengas, President and CEO, commented, "We are very pleased to have such an excellent resource as we grow from a small to medium size company."
Universal Stainless & Alloy Products, Inc.
Universal Stainless Increases Line of Credit
BRIDGEVILLE, Pa., Sept. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Universal Stainless & Alloy Products, Inc. (Nasdaq:USAP) today announced that it has increased its revolving credit facility with PNC Bank to $15 million from $6.5 million and extended the term to June 30, 2006. All other terms of the credit facility remain unchanged. The additional liquidity will be available to finance working capital requirements.
Diamant Art Corp.
ART International's Revolutionary Diamant Non-PVC Food Stretch Film Receives Environmental Certification
MARKHAM, Ontario, Sept. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ART International Corporation, (OTCBB:ARIOF) is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Diamant Film(tm) Inc., the North American distributor of a revolutionary non-PVC stretch wrap, has been authorized to use Canada's Environmental Choice (M) Program (ECP). The Environmental Choice Program is North America's leading benchmark of environmentally responsible products and services. Diamant stretch film has successfully met the criteria for both environmental and performance standards.
Business Consulting Group Unlimited
PNG Ventures, Inc. to Reverse Split Common Stock
ENCINITAS, Calif., Sept. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today, the Board of Directors and a majority of the voting common shareholders of PNG Ventures, Inc. ("PNGV") (Pink Sheets:PNGV) voted to conduct a reverse stock split of the PNGV issued and outstanding common shares equal to 1 for every 250 issued and outstanding shares. The Company's transfer agent, Madison Stock Transfer ("Madison"), shall act as the exchange agent for any PNGV common shares. Madison may be reached at (718) 627-4453. The Company believes the reverse stock split will be reflected in the public marketplace within 10 days.
Global Mystery Shopping Alliance IMSA Elects Byron McCann as President
ATLANTA, Sept. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Service Intelligence, one of the leading providers of mystery shopping services in North America, announced today that its president and CEO, Byron McCann, has been elected president of the International Mystery Shopping Alliance (IMSA) at its annual meeting in Paris, France last week. The IMSA is an international one-stop-shop for global clients who want to deploy mystery shoppers in multiple markets to measure their customer service level performance at retail, call center and Web locations with a single global view of the results.
Virco Mfg. Corporation
Virco Donates Library Furniture to Tennessee Elementary School
TORRANCE, Calif., Sept. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- As a follow-up to its recently announced 10-year service agreement with the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), Virco Inc. (AMEX:VIR) has donated premium library furniture valued at $7,500 -- including products from Virco's award-winning, ergonomically supportive I.Q.(R) and Ph.D.(R) furniture lines, as well as a selection of sturdy 4000 Series tables -- to Percy Priest Elementary School in Nashville, Tennessee.