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Refreshing New Endeavors Bring Value to BlueLinx and Their Customers
ATLANTA, April 14, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BlueLinx Corporation, a leading distributor of building products in North America, finds success in their first online virtual Buying Show. The show was designed to provide customers with knowledge and training in sustainability while using brand name building products. This event also marks the launch of BlueLinx' sustainability program, PureBlue, which has been in development since 2006.
Discovery Laboratories, Inc.
Discovery Labs Provides Update Regarding Surfactant Aerosol Generation Technology
WARRINGTON, Pa., April 14, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Discovery Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq:DSCO) today announces that it continues to make significant progress in the development of its proprietary Capillary Aerosolization Technology. Since obtaining exclusive development rights in June 2008, Discovery Labs has successfully advanced the fundamental design, improving the reliability and performance of the capillary aerosol generating systems. The Capillary Aerosolization Technology is designed to produce a consistent, high capacity aerosol with a defined particle size, intended to deliver aerosolized KL4 surfactant to the deep lung. Discovery Labs believes that its novel Capillary Aerosolization Technology will support delivery of surfactant therapy without the risk associated with invasive endotracheal intubation and mechanical ventilation, potentially addressing a broad range of respiratory disorders associated with surfactant dysfunction for which current treatment options are limited.
The Descartes Systems Group Inc.
CEVA Logistics Using Descartes for Cargo 2000 Compliance
WATERLOO, Ontario, April 14, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG), a global on-demand software-as-a-service (SaaS) logistics solutions provider, announced that CEVA Logistics, a leading global supply chain management company, is using Descartes Cargo 2000 to help it comply with business process and automation standards established by the International Air Transport Association (IATA).
Monro Muffler Brake, Inc.
Monro Muffler Brake, Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
ROCHESTER, N.Y., April 14, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Monro Muffler Brake, Inc. (Nasdaq:MNRO), a leading provider of automotive undercar repair and tire services, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $.06 per share on the Company's outstanding shares of common stock including the shares of common stock to which the holders of the Company's Class C Convertible Preferred Stock are entitled. The dividend is payable on May 4, 2009 to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 24, 2009.
Crown Crafts, Inc.
Crown Crafts to Present At 13th Annual BURKENROAD REPORTS Investment Conference
GONZALES, La., April 14, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Crown Crafts, Inc. (Nasdaq:CRWS) (the "Company") announced today that E. Randall Chestnut, Chairman, President and CEO, and Olivia Elliott, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the upcoming 13th Annual BURKENROAD REPORTS Investment Conference, being held April 24, 2009, at the Chateau Bourbon Hotel in New Orleans, LA. Management will present at 9:30 a.m. Central Time.