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ICU Medical, Inc.
ICU Medical, Inc. Reports Third Quarter and 2008 Year-to-Date Results
SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Oct. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ICU Medical, Inc., (Nasdaq:ICUI), a leading low cost manufacturer of safe medical connectors, custom medical products and critical care devices, today announced results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2008.
Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Lexicon to Report Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results On October 30, 2008
THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Oct. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:LXRX) will release its third quarter 2008 financial results on Thursday, October 30, 2008 before the financial markets open. Lexicon management will hold a conference call to discuss its clinical development progress and financial results for third quarter 2008 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time on October 30, 2008.
Global Works Systems, Inc.
New Corporate Office for Growing Healthcare IT Firm: Global Works Systems, Inc.
COLCHESTER, Vt., Oct. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global Works Systems, Inc. a leading provider of healthcare IT consulting, software and technical services, announces the opening of a new corporate office to address the company's expansion and need for state-of-the-art IT infrastructure. Global Works continues to enjoy sustained growth in its experienced workforce, innovative solutions and revenue, with a 30% year-over-year increase over the last three years. The new corporate headquarters is twice the size of its predecessor and provides 7500 square feet of office space in Mountain View Drive, a desirable location on Water Tower Hill in Colchester, Vermont.
Dime Community Bancshares, Inc.
Dime Community Bancshares Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
BROOKLYN, N.Y., Oct. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dime Community Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:DCOM) (the "Company"), the parent company of The Dime Savings Bank of Williamsburgh (the "Bank"), announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.14 per share, payable on November 14, 2008, to all stockholders of record as of October 31, 2008. This dividend is the 46th consecutive quarterly cash dividend paid by the Company.
U-Haul International, Inc.
Photo Release -- Doug McIntier Named U-Haul District 1 Area District Vice President
PHOENIX, Oct. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- U-Haul recently announced the promotion of Doug McIntier to District 1 Area District Vice President (ADVP). McIntier brings his proven leadership skills and management experience to his new position, where he will be responsible for overseeing U-Haul operations in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana.
Hurco Companies, Inc.
Debut of 14 New Machines Drew IMTS Visitors to Hurco Booth
INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hurco celebrated its 40th Anniversary by introducing an unprecedented number of new machines at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in Chicago last month. Although IMTS was two days shorter than previous years, overall attendance was up, with 1,900 people checking in at the Hurco booth this year compared to 1,800 at IMTS 2006.
Giga Solution Expands Deployment of LTX-Credence X-Series Platform
MILPITAS, Calif., Oct. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LTX-Credence Corporation (Nasdaq:LTXC), a global provider of focused, cost-optimized ATE solutions, today announced the purchase of multiple X-Series MX test systems by Giga Solution, a leading test service provider focusing on integrated circuit testing for wireless and communication applications. This volume purchase will expand Giga's installed base of X-Series systems to over 40, including both CX and MX configurations. With the recent merger of LTX and Credence, Giga Solution will now be supported through Spirox Corporation, LTX-Credence's value-added partner in Taiwan, providing Giga access to a broader portfolio of semiconductor production test services, including full applications and maintenance support.
Home BancShares, Inc.
Home BancShares, Inc. Chairman and CEO to Appear On FOX Business Network
CONWAY, Ark., Oct. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Home BancShares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOMB) announced that John Allison, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Home BancShares, Inc., will make an appearance on the FOX Business Network television show Happy Hour which airs at 4:00 PM (CT) today. Mr. Allison will be interviewed by one of the program's on-air personalities as they discuss Home BancShares, Inc. and other economic topics.
Mercer International Inc. Third Quarter 2008 Conference Call to be Broadcast Over the Internet
NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mercer International (Nasdaq:MERC) (TSX:MRI.U) announced today that it intends to release its third quarter financial results for the period ended September 30, 2008 on Monday, October 27, 2008, after the close of the market. In conjunction with the release of its results, Mercer will host a conference call, which will be simultaneously broadcast live over the Internet. Jimmy S.H. Lee, Chairman and President, and David M. Gandossi, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Secretary, will host the call on: