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The Descartes Systems Group Inc.
Industry-Leading Carriers Prepare for Canadian ACI Truck e-Manifest Requirements With Descartes
WATERLOO, Ontario, June 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG), a global on-demand software-as-a-service (SaaS) logistics solutions provider, announced that industry-leading carriers, including Con-way Freight, are preparing for the soon-to-be-mandatory Advanced Commercial Information (ACI) Truck e-Manifest with Descartes' Global Logistics Network (GLN) Customs Filing & Compliance suite.
Fuel Systems Solutions, Inc.
Fuel Systems Solutions Enhances U.S. Automotive Fleet Strategy for LPG and CNG Vehicles
SANTA ANA, Calif., June 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fuel Systems Solutions, Inc.'s (Nasdaq:FSYS) subsidiary IMPCO Technologies, Inc. signed a non-exclusive distribution agreement with privately-held, CleanFUEL USA, to market and sell Fuel Systems' kits through CleanFUEL's authorized installation network in the U.S. market. Under the agreement, CleanFUEL will distribute Fuel System's EPA certified bi-fuel kits for conversion of light duty General Motors and Ford vehicles to run on liquid propane gas (LPG). CleanFUEL will install and provide vehicle service and support through its partners.
Avantair Fractional and Fractional-Card Programs Named Best of the Best by Robb Report
CLEARWATER, Fla., June 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avantair, Inc. (OTCBB:AAIR), the only publicly traded stand-alone private aircraft operator and the sole North American provider of fractional shares and flight hour time cards in the Piaggio Avanti aircraft, announced today that it has been selected as Best of the Best Winner by Robb Report in two categories--Fractional Programs and Fractional-Card Programs.
PricewaterhouseCoopers Forecasts Modest RevPAR Increase in 2010
NEW YORK, June 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) today announced an updated U.S. lodging forecast that reflects the expected resumption of growth in the U.S. economy in the second half of 2009. While occupancy levels and average daily rates (ADR) in the second half of 2009 are expected to remain below last year's levels, resulting in a 15.7 percent decrease in room revenue per available room (RevPAR) in 2009, PricewaterhouseCoopers expects that RevPAR will post modest growth in 2010.