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Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp.
Integra LifeSciences Announces Amendment to Exchange Offer for Its 2-1/2 Percent Contingent Convertible Subordinated Notes Due 2008
PLAINSBORO, N.J., July 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:IART) announced today that it has modified its offer to exchange up to $120 million principal amount of new notes with a "net share settlement" mechanism for its currently outstanding 2-1/2% Contingent Convertible Subordinated Notes due 2008. Holders who exchange their old notes will still receive new notes with the net share settlement feature and otherwise substantially similar terms to the old notes plus an exchange fee of $2.50 per $1,000 principal amount of their old notes validly tendered and accepted for exchange. However, the method for calculating the consideration to be paid to holders of the new notes upon the conversion of those notes has been modified to reflect a daily calculation of the consideration payable upon conversion.
Hot Topic, Inc.
Hot Topic, Inc. Reports July Comp Store Sales Down 7.2 Percent; Lowers Earnings Guidance for Second Quarter of 2006
CITY of INDUSTRY, Calif., July 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Hot Topic, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOTT) today announced the following sales results for its fiscal month of July and the second quarter (four weeks, and thirteen weeks, respectively, ended July 29, 2006):
Chatsworth Data Solutions, Inc.
Adera Mines, Ltd. Announces Acquisition of Chatsworth Data Corporation
CHATSWORTH, Calif. and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Chatsworth Data Corporation ("Chatsworth"), a privately held manufacturer of optical scanners based in Chatsworth, California, has been acquired by Adera Mines, Ltd. (OTCBB:AAML) ("Adera"), an inactive company based in Vancouver, British Columbia whose common stock trades on the Over-the-Counter Bulletin Board under the symbol "AAML.OB" (the "Acquisition"). Adera will purchase all of the outstanding stock of Chatsworth for $6.0 million.
Alma Resources Ltd.
Alma Resources Appoints Marc Levy Director
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Alma Resources Ltd. (Other OTC:ALVUF) (TSX-V:COW-H) (TSX-VN:ALV.H) ("Alma" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that Mr. Marc Levy of Vancouver, B.C. has been appointed as a Director of the Company, effective immediately. He will fill an existing vacancy on the Board.