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Ibbotson Launches Marketing Services Group
CHICAGO, Aug. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ibbotson Associates, a leading provider of asset allocation and investment knowledge and tools, today launched a marketing services group, Agency Ibbotson. The group provides marketing assistance, including custom marketing materials, educational programs and research. The company is also available to consult on the NASD review process for all marketing collateral.
Pop N Go, Inc.
Pop N Go Signs Worldwide Distribution Pact With The International White Tea Company
WHITTIER, Calif., August 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pop N Go, Inc. (OTCBB:POPN), one of the fastest growing "better for you" snack companies in the world, has signed an Agreement with The International White Tea Company (IWTC) to begin distributing IWTC's "White T" line of soft drinks within Pop N Go's worldwide distribution network. "White T" is the only line of premium soft drinks naturally brewed with the world's finest White Teas.
SCA: Acquisition of Chilean Hygiene Products Company
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- SCA (Other OTC:SCVBY) (Other OTC:SVCBF) has acquired 50% of the privately owned Chilean hygiene products company Papeles Industriales S.A. (PISA) for a transaction value on a debt-free basis of about SEK 470 M. PISA is currently Chile's second largest producer of tissue, with a market share of about 25%, and holds a growing position in baby diapers. The acquisition is a complement to SCA's positions in the hygiene markets in Mexico, Colombia, Ecuador and other neighboring countries. SCA is already engaged in a joint venture in Chile for the sale of feminine hygiene products.
Alera Technologies Products Now Available in Latin America Through Brooke Distributors, Inc.
CHATSWORTH, Calif., August 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Alera Technologies, developer and manufacturer of Advanced DVD and CD Recording Solutions, announced today that they have signed an agreement with Brooke Distributors, Inc., a major wholesale distributor of "digital delivery" solution products in Latin America, for the distribution of Alera Technologies' full line of advanced technology DVD and CD Publishing Systems, Duplicators, Recorders, and Accessories.
Sodra Cell: Price Increase for Softwood Pulps
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Swedish market pulp producer Sodra Cell announces a price increase for softwood pulps of USD 20 per tonne to 530 per tonne, as of 1 September. The background is an improved market situation and better demand for pulp.