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MAKO Surgical Corp.
MAKO Surgical Corp. to Present At the Canaccord Adams Musculoskeletal Conference
FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 12, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MAKO Surgical Corp. (Nasdaq:MAKO) announced today that Maurice R. Ferre, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer and Fritz L. LaPorte, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of MAKO, will present at the Canaccord Adams Musculoskeletal Conference at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas on Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at 1:20 pm PST.
School Specialty, Inc
School Specialty to Present At Two Investor Conferences
GREENVILLE, Wis., Feb. 12, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- School Specialty (Nasdaq:SCHS), a leading education company providing supplemental learning products to the PreK-12 market, has announced that management will be participating in two upcoming investor conferences: The Credit Suisse Global Services Conference in Phoenix on Tuesday, February 24, and the Robert W. Baird Business Solutions Conference in Boston on Wednesday, February 25.
DENTSPLY International Inc.
DENTSPLY International Inc. Raises Cash Dividend
YORK, Pa., Feb. 12, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DENTSPLY International Inc. (Nasdaq:XRAY) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.05 per share of common stock, an indicated annual rate of $0.20 per share. The dividend is payable on April 8, 2009 to holders of record on March 26, 2009.
Exide Technologies Announces Planned Expansion At Kansas City Industrial Energy Facility
ALPHARETTA, Ga., Feb. 12, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Exide Technologies (Nasdaq:XIDE) (www.exide.com), a global leader in stored electrical-energy solutions, today announced plans to invest approximately $7 million to fund operational expansion projects at its motive power lead-acid battery manufacturing facility in Kansas City, Kansas which include the installation of a tubular plate manufacturing line.
Advanced Battery Technologies, Inc.
Advanced Battery Technologies Debuts Hybrid Motorcycle At Dealer Expo 2009
NEW YORK and HARBIN, China, Feb. 12, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Advanced Battery Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ABAT) ("The Company"), a leading developer, manufacturer and distributor of rechargeable Polymer Lithium-Ion (PLI) batteries, today announced that three hybrid motorcycles jointly developed by the Company and Wuxi Angell Autocycle Co., Ltd, will debut at the Dealer Expo 2009 from February 13 to February 16, 2009 in Indianapolis, IN.
MMC Energy, Inc.
MMC Energy, Inc. Announces Sale of Equipment
NEW YORK, Feb. 12, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MMC Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq:MMCE) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary MMC Mid-Sun, LLC, signed a definitive agreement to sell its General Electric LM2500(r) turbine and certain related power generating equipment for $4.0 million to an affiliate of Pro Energy Services, Inc.