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Continental Beverage & Nutrition, Inc.
The Punishment continues as THE PUNISHER Energy Water Drink comes to HOT TOPIC
GARDEN CITY, N.Y., May 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- NuBev, Ltd., an affiliate of Continental Beverage & Nutrition, Inc. (OTCBB:COBN), announces that The Punisher Energy Water Drink is to be sold nationally through HOT TOPIC, a significant specialty retailer with more than 400 shopping mall locations in 48 states, specializing in music, apparel and gift items that are marketed towards 15-29 year old consumers. The first of the three Punisher Energy Water Drink flavors, Punisher Punch, will soon be available through HOT TOPIC stores throughout the United States. HOT TOPIC, which also retails through its website (www.HOTTOPIC.com), is publicly traded on NASDAQ.
Mr. Hideo Ozawa, Founder & President of NIDEK Receives Prestigious `Order Of The Rising Sun' Award From Japanese Government and Emperor of Japan
GAMAGORI, Japan, May 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- NIDEK Co., Ltd. announced today that Mr. Hideo Ozawa received the highly decorated and prestigious award of "Order of The Rising Sun" from the Japanese Government and the Emperor of Japan -- His Imperial Majesty Akihito. The coveted award and decoration system is part of the current royal dynasty in Japan -- the Chrysanthemum Throne. Mr. Hideo Ozawa, Founder and President of NIDEK Co. Ltd., accepted the high honor and award in a special awards ceremony held in Tokyo, Japan, where the Emperor of Japan presided over the awards ceremony.
Capital Research Group, Inc
TheSUBWAY.com Announces Its Stock Market Standouts List for Tuesday, May 18, 2004: XKEM, JNPR, SEPR, ECGI
WESTON, Fla., May 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- TheSUBWAY.com names the following stocks to its Stock Market Standouts List: Xechem International Inc. (OTCBB:XKEM), Juniper Networks Inc. (Nasdaq:JNPR), Sepracor Inc. (Nasdaq:SEPR), Envoy Communications Group (Nasdaq:ECGI).
PlanetLink Communications Inc.
PlanetLink Communications Enters into Test Agreement with Major Mexican Utility
CUMMING, Ga., May 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- PlanetLink Communications Inc., (OTCBB:PLKC), a provider of satellite-based products and services, announced today that it has entered into a test agreement with a large Mexican electric utility company. In accordance with the agreement, the utility company will test PlanetLink's mobile asset management system, TransTRAK, in a live environment for a period of 30 to 60 days. The utility company has 72,000 trucks that are in need of vehicle tracking services, and this agreement formalizes the relationship between the Mexican electric company and PlanetTRAKS, PlanetLink Communications' wholly owned subsidiary which markets TransTRAK. Given that this extensive testing phase proceeds to the satisfaction of both parties, the potential client would be prepared to make an initial order for a portion of its fleet. Larger orders may follow as the potential client documents the cost-benefit factor involved with installation of the TransTRAK system.
Capital Research Group, Inc
Early Stock Market Alerts for Tuesday, May 18, 2004: XKEM, AAPL, TSM, AV
WESTON, Fla., May 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- TheSUBWAY.com names the following stocks to its Stock Alerts List: Xechem International Inc. (OTCBB:XKEM), Apple Computer Inc. (Nasdaq:AAPL), Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. (NYSE:TSM), Avaya Inc. (NYSE:AV).
GK Intelligent Systems, Inc
GK Intelligent Systems Announces 42% Debt Reduction
HOUSTON, May 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- GK Intelligent Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:GKIG), a publicly traded holding company with entertainment and technology subsidiaries, announced that since its 2003 10KSB filing it has further reduced outstanding debt previously carried on its books in the amount of $972,330.00. The company is taking this action in accordance with Texas V.T.C.A. Civil Practice & Remedies Code 16.004(a). Under this code, $871,090.00 of debt incurred over four years prior is no longer enforceable under Texas law. Also, $101,240.00 of the reduction is attributable to an election made by an officer of the Company to receive stock in lieu of cash for accrued salary.
Ideal Accents, Inc.
Ideal Accents Reports First Quarter Results
DETROIT, May 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ideal Accents, Inc. (OTCBB:IACE) a leading installer and wholesaler of car and truck accessories at the new vehicle dealer level, with plans for national expansion, today announced results for the three months ended March 31, 2004.