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Partnership Agreement Signed with Standard Radio Montreal Inc. to Market 'The 50 Plus Network'
MONTREAL, Sept. 19, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Interactive Classified Corporation, a provider of telephony and Web-based applications and a target acquisition company of Isee3d Inc.'s (TSX Venture Exchange: YEY) pending reverse takeover (RTO) transaction, announced today that it has entered into a revenue-sharing strategic partnership agreement with Standard Radio Montreal Inc. to market its "The 50 Plus Network." The broadcast company will initially market the telephone and online service through its English radio station CJAD 800 in Montreal, Quebec.
Emerging Company Report: Ice Blasting Enters Billion Dollar Markets
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 20, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emerging Company Report is the nationally syndicated television program profiling emerging-growth companies (http://www.emergingcompany.com), featuring informative interviews with the CEOs, insights into their operations and outlooks for their futures.
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Ronald L. McDonald Joins Toppers Hot Dog Franchise Project
HATBORO, Pa., Sept. 20, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Paul Esposito, President of Toppers Brick Oven Pizza, Inc. (Other OTC:TBOP) announces that "Toppers" has entered into a long-term consulting agreement with International Lounge and Restaurant Operators, Inc. and its president Ronald L. McDonald. The agreement provides that Mr. McDonald will consult Toppers on all aspects of the recently acquired Famous Uncle Al's Restaurant Franchise business.
NACIO Joins Macromedia Partner Program at the Alliance Level
SANTA ANA, Calif., Sept. 20, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- eSynch Corp. (OTCBB:ESYN), which has entered into an agreement granting control of the voting and ownership rights of Nacio Systems, has announced Nacio Systems has joined the Macromedia Partner Program at the Alliance Level and specializes in dedicated server hosting for Macromedia's latest platforms including Cold Fusion MX, Macromedia Flash Communication Server MX and JRun 4 J2EE application servers on both Windows and Linux platforms. With a proven software foundation and a worldwide partner network, Macromedia Corporation has enabled thousands of companies to deliver innovative Internet business solutions. Formerly, NACIO was a member of the Hosting Partner program prior to Allaire's acquisition by Macromedia.
Akzo Nobel Divests Rosemont Pharmaceuticals
ARNHEM, The Netherlands, Sept. 20, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Akzo Nobel (Nasdaq:AKZOY) has divested Rosemont Pharmaceuticals Ltd. of Leeds, United Kingdom, its liquid pharmaceuticals manufacturing business to Bio-Technology General Corp., Iselin, New Jersey, United States. The deal was signed today for a price of GBP 64 million (EUR 100 million).
CEO Gunnar Brock Comments at Atlas Copco's Capital Markets Days
ANTWERP, Belgium, Sept. 20, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- On the second day of Atlas Copco's Capital Markets Days, Gunnar Brock, President and CEO since July 1, gave his first impressions about the Group and made a summary of its development: "Atlas Copco is a Group with a very strong brand and corporate culture."
PartnerTech Divests Its Electrical Cubicle Business in Ljungby
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 20, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- PartnerTech (Stockholm:PART) is incorporating its Ljungby business with other units in the group. Meanwhile, the company is divesting its remaining Ljungby operations, electrical cubicle assembly and spare parts sales, to Horberg Petersson AB.
Frontline: Insider Transaction
HAMILTON, Bermuda, Sept. 20, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vice-Chairman in Frontline Ltd. (NYSE:FRO), Tor Olav Troeim, has, as of September 19, acquired a forward contract with an obligation to buy 22,000 shares in Frontline. The forward contract becomes effective as of April 16, 2003 at a price of NOK 36.40 per share.