latest news releases from the newsroom
Veterinary Pet Insurance
Veterinary Pet Insurance Celebrates D.C.'s Pets at Pet Fest America
BREA, Calif., March 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI) announced its sponsorship of The Humane Society of the United States' (HSUS) Pet Fest America(TM), a series of events designed to celebrate and honor the joy of pet ownership in a fun and festive atmosphere. The event features the athletic prowess of the IAMS(r) Superdogs, a troupe of family-owned dogs who have become nationally recognized for their ability to run, jump and retrieve at incredible speeds as well as perform a wide range of agility moves. The next in this series of events is in D.C. at the MCI Center on Sunday, March 14 from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., with shows at 1 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
RPM Technologies, Inc.
RPM Technologies, Inc. Posts 153% Increase in Sales for 4Q 2003 Over 4Q 2002
PLAINFIELD, Ill., March 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Industry demand for plastic pallets ramps RPM Technologies, Inc.'s (OTCBB:RPMM) sales up for the final consecutive quarter of 2003. The Company's roster of new customers includes industry giants such as Dow Chemical, Toyota, Goodyear, Kraft, Sara Lee, Armstrong World, Smurfit-Stone, Federal Mogul, General Dynamics. Black & Decker, Fuji Film, Lee Carpet, Rockwell International, Georgia Pacific and many others.
Schwartz Levitsky Feldman
Schwartz Levitsky Feldman ("SLF") Publishes Guide For Audit Committee Members
TORONTO, Ontario, March 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Corporate Governance is the "Hot Button" in todays Public Corporate environment. The post "Enron" world and the reaction that resulted in the passage of the Sarbanes Oxley Act of 2002 has made this arena a different place for publicly traded corporations and their Boards and officers. Public accountability and transparency has been vastly magnified and expanded and audit committees' responsibilities and composition have been more clearly defined, become more onerous and the standards elevated.
Renegade Venture Corporation
Renegade's Hamilton Aerospace Subsidiary Announces Delivery of a Head of State Boeing 747SP to the Humanitarian Organization Global Peace Initiative
TUCSON, Ariz., March 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Renegade Venture (NEV.) Corporation (OTCBB:RDVN) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Hamilton Aerospace Technologies (HAT), has successfully delivered a Boeing 747SP aircraft to the highly regarded international humanitarian organization Global Peace Initiative (GPI) following successful completion of major maintenance, interior refurbishment and other return-to-service work. This unique refurbished Boeing 747SP aircraft, Global Peace One, is dedicated to peace missions and humanitarian/disaster relief throughout the world. As such, it can deliver over 76,000 pounds of cargo and up to 94 doctors/nurses or other critical relief staff to global crises in a matter of hours, not days.
JetBlue Airways Corporation
JetBlue Airways Reports February Traffic
NEW YORK, March 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways Corporation (Nasdaq:JBLU) reported today that its traffic in February increased 48.8 percent from February 2003, on a capacity increase of 51.7 percent. Traffic on February 29 accounted for 3.7% of the total monthly traffic for February 2004.
Skandia's nominating committee
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Skandia's nominating committee today decided that Bo Eklof, who represents Robur, will take over as chairman of the committee after Bjorn Wahlroos, who has left his seat on the committee as a result of Sampo's sale of its shares in Skandia.