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FormaLogix Perfects Footwear Fit Through Technology
COSTA MESA, Calif., Nov. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Footwear retailers could see more green than red this holiday season, thanks to FormaLogix Inc. and the launch of its 3D Virtual Fit(tm) (VFit(tm)) system. FormaLogix is perfecting footwear fit through technology, and giving retailers a more effective way to manage sales by reducing the number of returns prompted by poor-fitting shoes.
Utilities' Use of Market Research Expanded to Improve Customer Satisfaction, New Chartwell Report Reveals
ATLANTA, Nov. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Utilities have embraced market research as a vital tool in customer satisfaction. Why? The establishment of customer-driven products, services and programs results in customer satisfaction improvements. According to Chartwell's latest report, Market Research at Utilities, the process must begin with an understanding of the utility's customers to determine how to satisfy them, what products/services will appeal to them, and what branding strategies will have an effect.
Penn's Landing Corporation
A Sparkling New Year's Eve With Fireworks at Penn's Landing -- The New Year's Eve Party on Ice
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Fireworks at Penn's Landing are a grand New Year's Eve tradition and The New Year's Eve Party on Ice at the Blue Cross RiverRink is a fun-filled way to celebrate. It's great for all ages and ideal for families as a non-alcoholic way to ring in the New Year.The Blue Cross RiverRink's new and convenient location on Columbus Boulevard at Market Street will be the perfect place to view the Midnight fireworks over the Delaware River. Great food, fun activities, and live entertainment in the heated facility, along with ice-skating, make this party one of the most unique in Philadelphia!
Detroit Labor Activist and Author at Marygrove November 17
DETROIT, Nov. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Marygrove College welcomes Lolita Hernandez, Detroit labor activist and author, to read from her collection of short stories, Autopsy of an Engine, on Thursday, November 17, 2005, at 7:30 p.m. in Alumnae Hall in the Madame Cadillac Building. Hernandez will also autograph copies of her book after her presentation titled "Detroit Factory Elegies: The Fiction of Lolita Hernandez."
Renewable Energy Resources, Inc.
Internal Hydro International Announces its European Partner and Projected Revenue of $14 Million Under Agreement
TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Internal Hydro International, Inc. (OTCBB:IHDR), an alternative energy company that developed a clean energy hydrogen power system, announced today that their joint venture partner, Cm2, anticipates that sales in Italy and other parts of Europe will create revenue streams representing more than double that which is available in the domestic U.S. market. Under the agreement, and as forecast by Cm2, IHDR will receive a minimum revenue stream of $14,000,000 in the first eighteen months.
Parker Waichman Alonso LLP
Parker & Waichman, LLP, Files Suit Against Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceutical, Inc. on Behalf of Victim of Ortho Evra Birth Control Patch
NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Parker & Waichman, LLP (http://www.yourlawyer.com) announced that it has filed suit against Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceutical, Inc., a division of Johnson and Johnson Inc. (NYSE:JNJ), on behalf of a 23-year-old woman who suffered a massive pulmonary embolism in her right main pulmonary artery and a second pulmonary embolism in her left pulmonary artery after using the Ortho Evra contraceptive patch for ten months. As a result, the plaintiff underwent a pulmonary thromboendarterectomy, which resulted in the dissection of chronic thromboembolic material from both lower lobe pulmonary arteries. The suit was filed on November 3, 2005 in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey in Newark, New Jersey. For more information on Ortho Evra please visit www.orthopatchlawsuit.com.