latest news releases from the newsroom
Universal Capital Management, Inc.
Universal Capital Management, Inc. Announces the Addition of Extreme Visual Technologies, Inc. to Its Portfolio of Companies
WILMINGTON, Del., Aug. 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Universal Capital Management, Inc. (OTCBB:UCMT), a Business Development Company which provides emerging growth companies with management and strategic resources for successful growth, announced today that it is adding Extreme Visual Technologies, Inc., a Florida corporation, to its collection of portfolio companies.
LXE Inc. Reports All Time Record Revenue Quarter
ATLANTA, Aug. 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- LXE Inc., a leading manufacturer of rugged wireless computers that improve the performance of supply-chain execution applications, announced today that, for the second quarter of 2006, it set an all-time record for quarterly revenues and extended to 15 straight quarters LXE's run of record quarterly revenues compared with the corresponding quarters of previous years.
David Weekley Homes
David Weekley Homes Announces 2006 'Partners of Choice Award Winners'
HOUSTON, Aug. 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- David Weekley Homes, the third largest privately held homebuilder, released the winners of its prestigious Partners of Choice Award. These awards are based on the National Trading Partners Survey, a quarterly review of approximately 150 suppliers rated by team members of David Weekley Homes. Suppliers are rated based on quality and service. Each company's numeric scores are averaged, and then an alpha grade assigned relative to its ranking with all other of Weekley's national trading partners. Alpha grades range from A to F in 20% increments. The Partners of Choice Awards were presented to suppliers who maintained either an "A" rating in Quality or Service, or an "A,A" rating for both Quality and Service for the previous twelve months. "A" awards were given to the following companies: ABC Supply ("A" in quality), BMC West ("A" in service); Office Depot ("A" in service); and Suncoast Post-Tension ("A" in quality). The following companies were recognized as winners of the coveted "A,A" Partners of Choice Award: Boise Engineered Wood Products; the Dow Chemical Company; Eaton Corporation; Elk Group, Inc; Honeywell; James Hardie; Moen Inc. Corporation; Simpson Strong Tie; and Trane. Special recognition goes to the following "A,A" winners that repeated from last year: Dow, Honeywell, James Hardie, Simpson Strong Tie, and Trane.
Boise is 2006 A,A Winner of 'Partners of Choice' Award from David Weekley Homes
BOISE, Idaho, Aug. 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Boise Engineered Wood Products announced today its selection as one of only nine national winners of the annual Partners of Choice Award from David Weekley Homes. The prestigious award is given to winning suppliers, or "trading partners," that have been chosen by David Weekley Homes as their best performing suppliers of the past twelve months. Only Boise and eight other companies out of approximately 150 trading partners doing business with David Weekley Homes were chosen for the prestigious "A,A" Award in 2006.
Eaton Recognized for Excellence by David Weekley Homes
PITTSBURGH, Aug. 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) recently was recognized with the prestigious "Partner of Choice Award" from David Weekley Homes for providing world-class quality and service. Eaton was only one of nine companies to attain the coveted "A, A" rating in quality and service.
Universal Detection Technology
Universal Detection Technology Comments on Foiled Terrorist Plot in the U.K.
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Universal Detection Technology (OTCBB:UDTT) (www.udetection.com) (FWB:PO8), a developer of early-warning monitoring technologies to protect people from bio-terrorism and other infectious health threats, announced today that the Company is encouraged by the effective foiling of the terrorist plot in the U.K. Terrorists are determined to attack the U.S. and its allies with all in their power and effective security procedures are believed by UDTT to be the most effective counter measure against such acts of violence. The threat level of the U.K. was raised from "severe" to "critical" raising the awareness of a possible attack. The U.S. government also raised the threat level to "high," causing delays around the world.