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Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against 51job, Inc. -- JOBS
BALTIMORE, Md., Jan. 24, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action was commenced on behalf of shareholders who purchased, converted, exchanged or otherwise acquired the common stock of 51job, Inc. (Nasdaq:JOBS) between November 4, 2004 and January 14, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period").
The Hayman Company
The Hayman Company's Quality Suites Of Lansing, Mich. Wins Gold Hospitality Award
TROY, Mich., Jan. 24, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Hayman Company announced today that one of its hotel properties--the Quality Suites in Lansing, Mich.--has won the prestigious Choice Hotels International Gold Hospitality Award. Winners of this award have been judged to exceed Choice's quality standards for professionalism, housekeeping and hospitality and are highlighted by the "Gold Hospitality Award" icon.
SYSCO to Webcast Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call
HOUSTON, Jan. 24, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY), North America's largest food service marketer and distributor, will provide an online, real-time webcast of its second quarter fiscal year 2005 earnings conference call on Monday, January 31, 2005, beginning at 10:00 a.m. (EST).
CBK Launches Sales Force Automation Initiative; Blyth, Inc. Subsidiary Improves Customer Service and Sales Representative Productivity with New Technology
GREENWICH, Conn., Jan. 24, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Blyth, Inc. (NYSE:BTH), a leading designer and marketer of home decor and home fragrance products, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, CBK Styles, Inc., launched an Internet-based sales force automation initiative. The software was internally designed and jointly developed with The Proven Method, an Atlanta, Georgia-based business solutions and IT development firm. CBK offers quality home decor products, gifts and accessories at competitive prices to more than 25,000 independent specialty retailers across North America.
Bitfone Awarded Patent for Over-The-Air Firmware Updates
LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif., Jan. 24, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bitfone Corporation, the company that pioneered firmware over-the-air (FOTA) update technology for mobile phones, today announced the award of a patent, Number 6,832,373, by the United States Patent and Trademark Office that covers methods of remotely updating an electronic device with an update package via a public network. The award of this patent enhances Bitfone's position as the leader in FOTA solutions for the wireless market.
MailKey Corporation Completes Acquisition Of iElement, Inc.
LONDON and NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- MailKey Corporation (OTCBB:MAKY) ("MailKey") announced today that it has completed the acquisition of iElement, Inc. ("iElement"), a Dallas, Texas-based communication service provider. The transaction was first announced on November 16, 2004. MailKey issued approximately 47.8 million shares of common stock in exchange for all of the issued and outstanding shares of capital stock of iElement. As a result of the acquisition, MailKey intends to change its name to iElement Corporation, and will apply for a new stock trading symbol.