latest news releases from the newsroom
Marsh Supermarkets Inc.
Marsh Supermarkets, Inc. Declares Dividend
INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 12, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of Marsh Supermarkets, Inc. (Nasdaq:MARSA) (Nasdaq:MARSB) at its meeting held November 25, 2003, declared a quarterly dividend of $.13 per share on the outstanding Class A Common Stock and outstanding Class B Common Stock, payable February 2, 2004, to shareholders of record of each such class on January 16, 2004.
Ahold completes sale of Santa Isabel in Peru
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, Dec. 12, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahold today announced it has successfully completed the sale of its Peruvian operation, Supermercados Santa Isabel S.A. The sale agreement with Grupo Interbank and a group of investors led by Nexus Group was announced on December 8, 2003.
Intrepid Technology and Resources, Inc.
Intrepid Technology and Resources, Inc. Receives $147,000 in Additional Contract Awards
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho, Dec. 12, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Intrepid Technology and Resources, Inc. a renewable energy company (OTCBB:IESV) has received additional contract awards in the amount of $147,000 which are in addition to the previously announced, November 18, 2003, $680,000 from Bechtel Babcock Wilcox, Portage Environmental, Oak Ridge Associated Universities and others. These new contracts continue to show the vigorous growth trend of the company and the crucial quality of the firms working partners.
PharmChem Rescinds Reverse Stock Split Proposal
HALTOM CITY, Texas, Dec. 12, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- PharmChem, Inc. (Nasdaq:PCHMC) announced that as a result of current market conditions, the Board of Directors has rescinded its resolution to propose a reverse stock split at a special meeting of the Company's stockholders. Because of the decline in the Company's stock price since the Board's initial determination to propose the reverse stock split, the Company could be in danger of violating Nasdaq's requirement that the market value of publicly held shares, which excludes stockholders who own 10% or more of the Company's stock, be no less than $1 million.
MoneyTV, Week of 12/12
LOS ANGELES, Dec. 12, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- MoneyTV is the nationally syndicated television program all about money and what makes it happen, (http://www.moneytv.net), featuring informative interviews with CEOs, insights into their operations and outlooks for their futures.
Port of Houston Authority
Port Authority Commission Considers Security Contract and MOU
HOUSTON, Dec. 12, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Port of Houston Authority (PHA) commission will consider several recommendations involving contract awards, bids and proposals, professional services and general administrative and operational matters during its meeting at 2 p.m. on Monday, December 15 at the Lou Lawler Seafarers Center located at 1817 Barbours Cut Boulevard (off Highway 146) in LaPorte, Texas. Chairman Jim Edmonds will preside over the meeting, which is open to the public.
Raptor Networks Technology Inc.
Raptor Networks Announces Website Launch
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Dec. 12, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Raptor Networks Technology, Inc. (OTCBB:RPTN), a provider of unique patent pending switching technology, announces the launch of their website as part of their strategic communications initiative. Raptor Networks Technology's website can be viewed at: www.raptor-networks.com .
Scania XPI - the fuel injection system of the future
SODERTALJE, Sweden, Dec. 12, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Scania XPI - for extra high-pressure injection - paves the way for emission levels beyond what is possible with today's diesel technology. The new high-pressure injection system is being developed jointly with US engine manufacturer Cummins. Scania XPI enables Scania to focus on offering the best possible operating economy, while leading the market in environmental concern, performance and driveability.
FindProfit.com Provides Biotech Stock Outlook
PRINCETON, N.J., Dec. 12, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- FindProfit (www.findprofit.com), an investment service that delivered a +73% audited return in 2002, announced today that it has provided to trial and paid subscribers "Biotech Sector Outlook," the eighth special report in the FindProfit Expert Insight Series. Among the companies covered in the report are Genzyme (NASDAQ:GENZ) and Entremed (NASDAQ:ENMD).