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Metso to Supply Grinding Mills to Mineracao Maraca, Brazil
HELSINKI, Finland, Aug. 17, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metso Minerals will supply two grinding mills for copper and gold ore production to Mineracao Maraca S.A.'s Chapada mining project in Goias state, Brazil. The value of the order is approximately EUR 11 million. The delivery will be completed in the second quarter of 2006. The order was booked for the first half-year order backlog of 2005.
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Avenue Group Inc Appoints Sherb & Co. LLP as Its Independent Auditors
NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Avenue Group Inc (OTCBB:AVNU) announced today that its Board of Directors engaged Sherb & Co. LLP effective immediately, as the Company's independent certified public accountants to perform the Company's annual and financial control audits, including quarterly reviews. As previously reported, Weinberg & Co. resigned as the independent registered public accountants of the Company upon completion of its review for the quarter ended March 31, 2005. There were no disagreements with Weinberg & Co. for the fiscal years ended December 31, 2004 and 2003 or for the interim period subsequent to March 31, 2005 (collectively, the "Relevant Period"), on any matter of accounting principles or practices, financial statement disclosure, or auditing scope or procedure, which disagreements, if not resolved to the satisfaction of Weinberg & Co., would have caused them to make reference thereto in their reports on the financial statements for such periods.
Postl to Leave AutoZone Board
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) today announced the resignation of James J. Postl as a member of the company's Board of Directors. Mr. Postl has been a Director since 2003 and previously chaired the Board's Audit Committee.
Vitasti Partners with Leading Manufacturer and Importer Of Acai Berry, Company Positioned for Distribution Globally
NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vitasti, Inc. (OTCBB:VITS) (the "Company") announces that it has entered into an agreement with Sambazon ("SZ") to market SZ's new proprietary Acai Berry whole food powder in International markets. Through due diligence and research, Sambazon has pioneered the leadership position in Acai by producing the highest quality product available in the market at the fairest prices. Sambazon is committed to setting the bar for Acai standards while being fair to its customers," says Tammy-Lynn McNabb, President of Vitasti Inc. "What is most impressive about Sambazon is the company's integrity and commitment to its 'Sustainable Acai' forest project which supports thousands of cooperative farmers in the Amazon Rainforest of Brazil. Through volume orders by Vitasti, the company will receive the best pricing for itself and its customer base, she adds.