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Marco's Franchising, LLC
Marco's Pizza Hosts Annual Franchisee Meeting in Mt. Pleasant, Mich.; Looks to Add 27-37 Units in 2005
MT. PLEASANT, Mich., June 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Marco's Pizza, the 135-unit, 27-year-old pizza chain headquartered in Toledo, OH, hosted its annual franchisee meeting at the Flying Eagle Casino and Resort in Mt. Pleasant last week; and Jack Butorac, Jr., president of Marco's Franchising LLC, told the gathering of 80 franchisees that the company will open 27-37 new stores in 2005 and will soon roll out a new branding initiative in its marketing materials.
Industrial Nanotech, Inc.
Industrial Nanotech Sees Increased International Sales in Q2 2005
NAPLES, Fla., June 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Industrial Nanotech, Inc., (Pink Sheets:INTK) today announced that the Company has received its largest international order through its distributor in Thailand, contributing to record international sales volume in the second quarter of 2005. The rise in sales orders is attributed to an increase in the number of international distributors for the Company's industrial coatings as well as ongoing international testing.
Labwire Platform Achieves ISO 9001:2000 Certification
HOUSTON, June 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Labwire Inc. (Pink Sheets:LBWR) announces that the Labwire Platform, a leading edge information technology solution that gathers, stores, retrieves and manages sensitive security and compliance data primarily for the Oil & Gas and Transportation industries, has been formally recognized by DNV (Det Norske Veritas) as adhering to ISO 9001:2000 certification standards.
Premiere GmbH & Co. KG
Premiere Launches Innovative Video-On-Demand Service PREMIERE DIREKT+
MUNICH, Germany, June 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tomorrow, June 24, 2005, Premiere will launch PREMIERE DIREKT+, an exclusive video-on-demand service that will be available via a standard television set in your living room. PREMIERE DIREKT+ is based on a new generation of Premiere digital recorders (PDR) with an integrated digital receiver. The first recorder is supplied by Humax with the iPDR-9800, and will be on sale starting tomorrow in stores and directly from Premiere. PREMIERE DIREKT+ offers a selection of up to 30 films, updated on a weekly basis. The range of films includes top blockbusters, recent features as early as six months after their cinematic release, as well as explicit adult films. Classics such as I, Robot and Ocean's Twelve are loaded onto the hard drive of the new PDR overnight, and stored in several categories that give viewers a clear overview of the selection of movies. For a fee, viewers can then order the movie of their choice from the range on offer at any time via telephone, text message or Internet, and watch it immediately.
Headliners Entertainment Group, LLC
Headliners and SmartVideo Technologies Forge Agreement to Bring Rascals' Comedy Classics to Smart-Phones Across the Country
MONTCLAIR, N.J., June 23, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Headliners Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB:HLEG) and SmartVideo Technologies (OTCBB:SMVD) announced today their latest multimedia agreement, a Rascals' Comedy Classics channel on SmartVideo Technologies' mobile entertainment broadcast. The addition of Rascals Comedy Classics to the SmartVideo broadcast only enhances the entertainment medium's robust programming lineup, which currently includes ABC News Now, MSNBC, CNBC, Fox Sports, E!-Entertainment, IFILM, The Weather Channel and more. The Rascals video streams are ideally suited for the mobile entertainment market as they are entertaining whether viewed for 30 seconds or 30 minutes.