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Delhaize Group Acquires Victory Super Markets
BRUSSELS, Belgium, Sept. 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delhaize Group (Euronext Brussels:DELB) (NYSE:DEG), the Belgian international food retailer, announced today that it has acquired privately-owned Victory Super Markets through its subsidiary Hannaford for an amount of USD 175 million. This highly complementary acquisition reinforces the presence of Hannaford in Massachusetts and New Hampshire and will have a positive impact on Delhaize Group's net earnings beginning in 2005.
Superclick Enters Caribbean Market With Significant Installation
LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., Sept. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Superclick, Inc. (OTCBB:SPCK) today announced its plans to target the Caribbean hospitality market, which is the most tourism-intensive region in the world. According to data from Smith Travel Research, financial performance of Caribbean hotels has picked up strongly since 2003, and industry analysts contend that the future continues to look bright with a double-digit increase in arrivals. Consequently, hoteliers are moving to adopt and upgrade their Internet services infrastructure to address the growing demand by guests for reliable and easy-to-use Internet access.
Lam Ko Chau Steps Down as President and Chief Executive Officer of Liska Biometry, Inc.
CANDIA, N.H., Sept. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Liska Biometry, Inc. (OTCBB:LSKA), a biometrics solutions provider, announced today that Lam Ko Chau, 65, founder, director, president and Chief Executive Officer of the Company is retiring and has submitted his resignation, effective immediately, with respect his position as a member of the Board and as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Christopher J. LeClerc, Chief Operating Officer, will replace Mr. Chau as President and Chief Executive Officer.
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Headliners Entertainment Group, Inc. Chairman and CEO Ed Rodriguez to Appear on `Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly' September 26th at 9:30 pm EDT
HOUSTON, Sept. 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Headliners Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB:HLNR) (www.rascalscomedyclub.com) Chairman and CEO Ed Rodriguez will appear on Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly this Sunday night September 26th at 9:30 pm EDT. Listeners may call in questions live and toll free to Ed and Tim Connolly at 1-866-606-TALK (8255). The Business TalkRadio Network Show may be heard on KSEV AM 700 in Houston, on over 375 affiliate stations nationwide listed at CRN1 www.cableradionetwork.com, or on the Internet at www.businesstalkradio.net. This hour of "Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly" is hosted by Tim Connolly of Corporate Strategies Merchant Bankers (www.corporate-strategies.net). Noted Economist Mike King of Princeton Research provides live technical analysis for the show.