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Monster Sushi Franchises
Monster Sushi Expands Presence and Offers Franchises Nationwide
NEW YORK, May 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Monster Sushi, a successful and well-known sushi restaurant with three locations in Manhattan and one in Summit, New Jersey, announced today the company will extend its successful brand by selling franchises across the United States. This weekend, Monster Sushi executives will be attending the International Franchise Expo in Washington, D.C. from June 2-4 at booth No. 139 to explain the company's franchise opportunity. Samples of sushi and sake, as well as traditional Japanese dancing, will be provided.
Open Source Industry Veteran Paula Hunter Joins Collax to Lead U.S. Marketing
BEDFORD, Mass., May 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Collax, Inc., a leading European vendor of affordable, turn-key, Linux-based server solutions for small and medium businesses, today announced that Paula Hunter, formerly of the Open Source Development Lab (OSDL), has joined the management team as vice president of U.S. marketing.
Power Technology Inc.
Sentry Power Technology, Inc. Appointed as Authorized Representative of AFC First Financial 'EnergyLoan' Program
HOUSTON, May 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Alternative energy company, Power Technology, Inc. (OTCBB:PWTC) announced today that its battery-powered back-up power subsidiary, Sentry Power Technology, is now approved to act as an authorized dealer of AFC First Financial's innovative "EnergyLoan" Program. The EnergyLoan is a special financing program offered by AFC First as a FannieMae Approved Energy Loan Lender. Sentry Power Technology is now an authorized AFC First Dealer throughout its ten state service area from the mid-Atlantic to New England.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Pilots Ratify Contract
ATLANTA, May 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delta Air Lines (Other OTC:DALRQ) today confirmed that its pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association International (ALPA), ratified a new contract that the company hailed as "crucial to Delta's successful reorganization." With 95 percent of eligible pilots participating, 61 percent voted in favor of the agreement. The contract, subject to U.S. Bankruptcy Court approval, provides the company with approximately $280 million in average annual pilot labor cost savings through a combination of changes to pay, benefits and work rules. If approved by the Court, the agreement will become effective June 1, 2006 and amendable on Dec. 31, 2009.
Sell Rating Schering-Plough from DonHarrold.net
SHREVEPORT, La., May 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- DonHarrold.net (IARD No. 119079, http://www.donharrold.net) rates Sun Microsystems Inc. (Nasdaq:SUNW), Brocade Communications (Nasdaq:BRCD), Wachovia Corp (NYSE:WB), and Schering-Plough Corp (NYSE:SGP).