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Exploring Tai Chi -- Author Details History, True Purpose Behind Popular Form of Exercise
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., April 19, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- In recent years, the ancient Chinese martial arts have seen a revival with a resurgence of concern over good health. Many practice Tai Chi, a breathing exercise, but few realize it is a fighting method, an ancient secret divulged by Peter Jaw in his new book, Tai Ji Quan: Theory, Practice & Fighting Methods (now available through AuthorHouse).
Blyth, Inc. Comments on Fiscal 2006 Full-Year Outlook
GREENWICH, Conn., April 19, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Blyth, Inc. (NYSE:BTH), a leading designer and marketer of home fragrance and home decor products, today announced that, based on management's expectations at this time, Earnings Per Share for the fiscal year ending January 31, 2006 are expected to be between $2.20 and $2.25. Management's previously issued E.P.S. guidance was $2.35 to $2.40 for the full year. The new estimate reflects lower than expected sales and earnings for the first quarter, due primarily to weakness in the North American Direct Selling segment markets. These markets are experiencing increased party-plan channel competition and fewer active independent consultants than last year's first quarter.
VillageEDOCS Completes $800,000 Private Placement
TUSTIN, Calif., April 19, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- VillageEDOCS (OTCBB:VEDO) today announced its relationship with Barron Partners LP, a private investment partnership. This initial funding has been used for the acquisition of Resolutions and additional provisions in our relationship will enable us to continue our acquisition strategy.