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Atlas Copco to form a Joint venture Chinese Power Tools business
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Atlas Copco (China) Investment Company Ltd. has today signed a contract to acquire assets of air tool manufacturer Qingdao Qianshao Precision Machinery Corporation, in Peoples Republic of China. The current yearly turnover is approximately MSEK 50. The purchase price was not disclosed. The Joint Venture is subject to approval from local authorities.
Trader Joe's Responds to Possible Health Risk in Trader Jose's Fresh Guacamole
MONROVIA, Calif., Feb. 20, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Trader Joe's was alerted by the supplier of its Trader Jose's Fresh Guacamole that the avocados from which it was made had the potential to cause a food borne illness that could have serious consequences. The lots are coded 2/28/04; 2/29/04; 3/1/04; 3/2/04; 3/3/04; 3/4/04. The product in question was distributed in Trader Joe's stores in Southern California, Arizona and Nevada only. There have been no reports of illness.
Internet Broadcast Solutions and DigiLava Announce Partnership to Deliver Internet Marketing Solutions
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 20, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- DigiLava, Inc. (Pink Sheets:DGLV), a leading San Francisco-based Application Service Provider of rich-media direct response marketing, and Internet Broadcast Solutions (IBS), an industry leader in email video marketing, today announced a partnership that will deliver customized and advanced rich-media marketing solutions. DigiLava has developed a service that will enable IBS clients, consisting of sales and marketing professionals, to effectively promote their products through the use of eMailVideo(tm) and eWebVideo(tm) marketing technologies.
Sempra Energy Declares Common Dividend
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 20, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The board of directors of Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) today declared a quarterly dividend of 25 cents per share of common stock. The current dividend is payable April 15, 2004, to shareholders of record on March 22, 2004.