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China Direct Trading Corp.
China Direct Becomes Sales Agent For U.S. Generator Distributor
COOPER CITY, Fla., Oct. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- China Direct Trading Corporation (OTCBB:CHDT) (China Direct), a U.S.-Chinese trading company, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, China Pathfinder Fund, LLC (CPF), has signed a sales agreement to become a commissioned agent for Complete Power Solutions, LLC (CPS), an established distributor of electrical generators.
ALCO Stores, Inc.
Duckwall-ALCO Stores Reports September Sales Increase of 4.6 Percent
ABILENE, Kan., Oct. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Duckwall-ALCO Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:DUCK) today announced that its sales from continuing operations for the five weeks ended October 2, 2005 (fiscal month of September) increased approximately 4.6% to $37.6 million, compared with $36.0 million in the prior-year month and same-store sales increased 1.8%. The 20 stores previously announced as closing along with other stores where the decision has been made to close them are excluded from sales from continuing operations.
Patriot Motorcycle Corporation
Patriot Motorcycle Corporation Acquires Syndicated 'Steel Dreams' Television Show
SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Oct. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Patriot Motorcycle Corporation (Pink Sheets:PMCY), exclusive worldwide distributor of the Yamoto by Patriot(tm) line of dirt bike motorcycles and all terrain vehicles (ATVs) and a line of domestic V-Twin custom street bikes, today announced it has acquired the nationally syndicated motor sports television program "Steel Dreams", in its mission to create diversified and synergistic profit centers for investors and shareholders.
PCS Edventures!.com, Inc.
PCS Edventures! Clarifies D.C. Lab Installations
BOISE, Idaho, Oct. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- PCS Edventures! (OTCBB:PCSV) today clarified a significant lab installation into the Friendship Public Charter School located in Washington, D.C. This $95,000 sale is being funded and facilitated by the Center for Youth & Family Investment (CYFI), a non-profit organization providing quality after-school programs to students at Friendship Public Charter School and several other D.C. area schools. The installation involves a broad array of PCS products including the PCS Academy of Engineering, PCS Edventures! Lab(tm), PCS Academy of Science(tm), and PCS BrickLab(tm) for use throughout the five Friendship campuses at all grade levels.
Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc.
Pacific Sunwear Reports September Same Store Sales Increase 5.3 Percent, Total September Sales Increase 14.8 Percent
ANAHEIM, Calif., Oct. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc. (Nasdaq:PSUN) today reported that total sales for the five weeks of fiscal September, ending October 1, 2005 were $113.7 million, an increase of 14.8 percent over total sales of $99.0 million during the same period last year. Total Company same store sales increased 5.3 percent during the same period. By concept, PacSun same store sales increased 5.5 percent and d.e.m.o. same store sales increased 4.0 percent compared to the same five week period last year.
Intelligent Security Networks, Inc.
Intelligent Security Networks, Inc. Announces Stock Dividend
DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Oct. 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Intelligent Security Networks, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ISNT) announced today that its board of directors has approved a stock dividend to its shareholders whereby it will distribute all of the shares of common stock of Suncoast Nutriceuticals, Inc. ("SNI"), which it received from SNI as partial compensation for the purchase and sale of its sun care and skin care assets, and the shares of its Caribbean Pacific Natural Products, Inc. subsidiary. The share dividend will be one (1) share of SNI common stock issued for each three (3) shares of ISNT common stock owned of record by each shareholder as of the close of business on October 14, 2005. Fractional shares will be adjusted to the next highest number of shares.