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Tyson Foods Inc
Tyson Foods Prices Common Stock and Convertible Senior Notes Offerings
SPRINGDALE, Ark., Sept. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) today announced that it has priced its registered underwritten public offerings of Class A common stock and convertible senior notes due 2013. The Company has agreed to sell 20 million shares of its Class A common stock at a public offering price of $12.75 per share and has granted the underwriters an option to purchase up to an additional 3 million shares of Class A common stock on the same terms and conditions to cover over-allotments, if any. An entity controlled by Don Tyson, the Company's former Chairman and current director, will be purchasing 3 million shares in the offering. The Company also announced the pricing of its public offering of $450 million aggregate principal amount of 3.25% convertible senior notes. Tyson has granted the underwriters an option to purchase up to an additional $67.5 million in aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes on the same terms and conditions to cover over-allotments, if any.
Foundry Networks, Inc.
Foundry Networks Promotes Advanced Enterprise Solutions At Interop New York 2008
SANTA CLARA, Calif. and NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Foundry Networks(r), Inc. (Nasdaq:FDRY), a performance and total solutions leader for end-to-end switching and routing, today announced that it will share its expertise and display its advanced networking solutions through two educational seminars and presence at the show. The first seminar will focus on the intelligent edge and convergence and the second will discuss the future of application delivery. In addition to the speaking seminars, Foundry(r) will be exhibiting in booth 321 on the Interop exhibition floor from Sept. 17 to 18 at the Javits Center in New York.
Reliv International, Inc.
Reliv International Names New Vice President -- International
CHESTERFIELD, Mo., Sept. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reliv International, Inc. (Nasdaq:RELV), a nutritional supplements and direct sales company, today appointed Joseph Wojcik to be vice president - international, a newly created position.
Asphelia Pharmaceuticals Forms Premier Scientific Advisory Board
SAN DIEGO, Sept. 10, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Asphelia Pharmaceuticals announced today that several pre-eminent medical practitioners and scientists in the fields of immunology, gastroenterology, neurology, allergy and clinical medicine have joined its new Scientific Advisory Board.