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The Cooper Companies, Inc.
The Cooper Companies Holds Annual Meeting of Stockholders
LAKE FOREST, Calif., March 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- At its annual meeting held today in New York City, stockholders of The Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE:COO) elected ten directors, ratified the appointment of KPMG LLP as the Company's auditors for fiscal 2005, and approved an increase in the number of authorized shares from 70 million to 120 million shares.
Satelinx International Inc.
Satelinx Confirms the Sale of 10,000 Units Worth Approximately $4,000,000
MONTREAL, March 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Satelinx International Inc. (Pink Sheets:SLXI), a global provider of satellite vehicle tracking, confirmed today that it has received orders for 10,000 Units. These orders came from Dorval Auto and Satelinx Greece that have pre-sold the tracking services, which will procure Satelinx International with one-time sales of approximately $4,000,000 and yearly recurring revenues of $2,400,000.
BOWE SYSTEC AG
Another Rise in Earnings at BOWE SYSTEC Leads to Increase in Dividends
AUGSBURG, Germany, March 22, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- In fiscal 2004, the BOWE SYSTEC Group achieved sales of EUR 309.1 million compared to EUR 346.4 million in the prior year. The year-on-year decrease of EUR 37.3 million or 10.8% was due to almost 50% (EUR 15.7 million) to changed exchange rates. A large-scale order in the area of mail verification and sorting systems contained in the prior-year sales and product portfolio grooming to eliminate products of the former Bell+Howell organization explain the rest of the drop in sales.