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Additional proposal for new Board members in Pergo
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Referring to a press release on August 14, 2004, regarding nominations to the Pergo Board of Directors, before the Extraordinary General Meeting on August 19, 2004. Now, the company Nomination Committee has, in addition to Karl Stenstrom, Chairman of the Board in Thomas Concrete Corp., Atlanta, USA and Jan Soderberg, Board member in Osix AB, Hardford AB and Five Star Destinations, Inc., USA, nominated Fredrik Gradin, President and CEO in Explorer Group Inc., USA, to the Pergo Board.
Outstanding Stocks for Monday, August 16, 2004: VDWB: Emerging Growth Situation!
ATLANTA, Aug. 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Market-Pulse.com is pleased to introduce our featured stock, Video Without Boundaries, Inc. (OTCBB:VDWB), to the investment community! Video Without Boundaries is new to Market-Pulse.com and is poised to become a significant player in the broadband media products industry! VDWB just had excellent news out this AM regarding the completion of their acquisition of Graphics Distribution! Investors should have a close eye on this one! Other notable stocks that look great lately from a fundamental and technical perspective are:
Berger & Montague PC
Baxter International Inc. Misled Investors, Berger & Montague Alleges
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- On August 13, 2004, the law firm of Berger & Montague, P.C. (http://www.bergermontague.com) filed a class action suit against Baxter International, Inc. ("Baxter" or the "Company") (NYSE:BAX) and certain of its officers, in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased Baxter securities from April 19, 2001 through July 21, 2004 (the "Class Period").
FindProfit.com Publishes Special 'Energy Squeeze' Report
PRINCETON, N.J., Aug. 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- FindProfit (www.findprofit.com), an investment service that delivered a +67% audited return in 2003, announced today that it has provided to trial and paid subscribers "Profiting from the Energy Squeeze: 5 Must-Own Stocks for the Next Phase of the Energy Bull Run," including coverage of Contango Oil & Gas (AMEX:MCF) and Chicago Bridge & Iron (NYSE:CBI).
Buffalo Technology (USA), Inc.
Buffalo Technology Enhances Small Network Storage with New LinkStation Devices
AUSTIN Texas , Aug. 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Buffalo Technology, a global leader in the design, development and manufacturing of wired and wireless networking, storage and memory solutions today announced it has expanded its line of network storage offerings with the addition of two new LinkStation products. The solution is now available in capacities of 160GB (HD-H160LAN) and 250GB (HD-H250LAN) in addition to the award-winning original 120GB device (HD-H120LAN).
Wolters Kluwer Sells KnowledgePoint To Recruitmax
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Aug. 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wolters Kluwer Tax, Accounting & Legal, a division of Wolters Kluwer, and a leading provider of tax, fiscal, legal and regulatory information for professionals, today announced the sale of KnowledgePoint, a provider of human resources management services and software to Recruitmax. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.Founded in 1996, Recruitmax's award-winning enterprise workforce management software and services enable companies to attract, hire, retain and manage their workforces more efficiently.
Vertex Interactive, Inc.
Vertex Interactive Receives Third Tranche Of Funding Under Its New $3 Million Financing Facility
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., Aug. 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vertex Interactive Inc. (OTCBB:VETX), a provider of software technology for order fulfillment and warehouse management, today announced that it has received a final $750,000 of additional gross proceeds under its previously announced agreement with the NIR Group, through its Family of Funds, pursuant to which the Funds have agreed to provide to Vertex up to $3 million principal amount in connection with the sale of 10% Senior Secured Convertible Redeemable Notes.