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Dow Jones Indexes
Dow Jones Indexes and JS Group to Launch Islamic Index for Pakistan
NEW YORK, Aug. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, and JS Group, Pakistan's premier financial group, today announced the launch of the Dow Jones-JS Pakistan Islamic Index. The index measures the performance of companies in the Pakistani stock market that pass screens for compliance with Islamic principles.
Tyson Foods, Inc.
Tyson Foods and Local Growers Power the Fight Against Hunger in Oklahoma
OKLAHOMA CITY and TULSA, Okla., Aug. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Two Oklahoma food banks received protein donations today from Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) as part of the company's continued commitment to fight hunger in America. The two truckloads of donations were delivered to the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma in Oklahoma City and to the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma in Tulsa. The Oklahoma City organization received 35,436 pounds of product, and the Tulsa organization received 38,060 pounds.
Aegin Place Franchising
Aegin Place, Cost Effective Alternative to Institutional Long Term Care, Begins New Franchises in Virginia, Texas, Wisconsin and Tennessee
LAS CRUCES, N.M., Aug. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aegin Place has created an option for seniors to stay in the comfort of their own homes at an affordable cost. A money-saving alternative to typical institutional elder care, Aegin Place adds a new dimension to growing old -- comfort and contentment in familiar surroundings. Unlike expensive nursing homes and assisted living facilities, Aegin Place gives older adults assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) while remaining in their own homes. Aegin Place offers full-time personalized and professional non medical care for your loved ones, 24 hours a day. The franchised program provides live-in caregivers exclusively. Clients may opt for fewer hours per day, as they direct the care in their own homes.
Rudy Beverage, Inc.
Big Y Supermarkets Expand Rudy Beverage Presence in Northeast
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Aug. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Rudy Beverage, Inc. (RBI), a portfolio company of Global Beverage Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB:GBVS), has received orders to supply the Big Y(r) supermarket chain with Rudy! Rudy! Flying Colors(tm), the only lower sugar alternative to soft drinks for children in the U.S. that is formulated with the healthier natural sweetener xylitol. Big Y(r) Foods, Inc., headquartered in Springfield, MA, is one of the largest independently owned supermarket chains in New England, currently operating 53 locations in Massachusetts and Connecticut.
First Equity Group
StockMarketNewsAlert.com Announces Corporate Profile on Running Fox Resource Corporation
POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Aug. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Running Fox Resource Corp.'s (TSX-V:RUN) (Pink Sheets:RFXRF) (Frankfurt:C8Q) is now profiled on StockMarketNewsAlert.com. Running Fox Resource Corporation is in the business of exploring, developing and producing oil and natural gas interests in Canada and operating in the oilfield service sector, earning revenues from gas pipeline tie-in, facilities construction, and servicing of oil and natural gas wells in addition to the construction of field locations, gas plants, oil and gas battery facilities. Running Fox also contracts out services to other energy producers.
The Hacker Group to Host Free Video Webcast On Using Direct Marketing to Create a Winning Sales Dialog
BELLEVUE, Wash. and SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Hacker Group, one of the largest direct marketing agencies in the West, announced today that it will host a free, one hour webcast for Marketing and Sales executives on Wednesday, September 20th at 2pm EDT/11am PDT entitled, "Dialoging for Dollars: Strategy for Effective Sales and Marketing Communications," sponsored by ON24, Inc.
Spunlogic Adds Talent With Two New Hires
ATLANTA, Aug. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Spunlogic, one of Atlanta's top interactive marketing and technology agencies, announced today the addition of Diane Myer as Director of Business Development and Wade Forst as Creative Director. Having spent several years in marketing, both bring a high level of expertise and a significant amount of experience to the Spunlogic team.