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Cree's Zero Recovery Rectifier Boosts Efficiency in Computer Power Supplies
DURHAM, N.C., Oct. 11, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq:CREE), a market leader in silicon carbide (SiC) power semiconductors, today announced release of a new 8-amp, Zero Recovery(r) rectifier that significantly increases power-supply efficiency in computer servers. The new CSD08060 Schottky diode extends Cree's leadership in rectifiers that save energy while boosting power-supply performance.
HealthSport Teams with Incline Sports for International Distribution Deal
AMHERST, N.Y., Oct. 11, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- HealthSport, Inc. (OTCBB:HSPO) announced today that its thin-strip electrolyte replenishment sports product, the Enlyten(tm) SportStrips(tm) (http://enlytenstrips.com), will be distributed throughout Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Southeast Asia and Singapore by Incline Sports Pty Ltd (www.incline.com.au), one of Australia's premier distributors of sports performance products. Incline Sports, led by Director Peter Nimmo, aligns itself with innovative companies who develop and market cutting-edge technologies that respond to the needs of athletes, particularly in the international community.
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Duckwall-ALCO Stores Reports September Sales Increase of 2.2 Percent
ABILENE, Kan., Oct. 11, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Duckwall-ALCO Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:DUCK) today announced that its sales from continuing operations for the five weeks ended September 30, 2007 (fiscal month of September) increased approximately 2.2% to $42.0 million compared to $41.1 million in the prior-year month, and same-store sales were flat with and without fuel sales.