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Ahold Reaches Agreement with Carrefour on Terms of Sale of its Large Hypermarkets in Poland
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, Nov. 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahold today announced it has reached agreement on the divestment of its 13 large hypermarkets in Poland to Carrefour. The hypermarkets trade under the Hypernova banner and are located in major Polish cities. The transfer is subject to the fulfillment of certain conditions, including anti-trust approval. The closing of the transaction, the price of which was not disclosed, is expected in the first quarter of 2005.
AB Volvo announces share repurchase
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Nov. 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Repurchase of own shares, AB Volvo has, on Friday, November 12, acquired 235,000 series B shares. The shares were traded between SEK 278.00 and 279.50 with an average price of SEK 278.81.
Shazamstocks.com Announces Taser Executives and Directors File Stock Sales
GRANGER, Ind., Nov. 13, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Shazamstocks.com announced today on its web site that executives and directors of Taser International (Nasdaq:TASR) sold approximately 876,440 shares in the open market over a three-day period this week at prices ranging from $51 to $57, according to Securities and Exchange Commission documents filed Friday at the close of trading.