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Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits
Popeyes(r) Chicken & Biscuits Increases Franchise Support with Key Additions
ATLANTA, June 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Popeyes(r) Chicken & Biscuits, the world's second-largest chicken chain and a division of AFC Enterprises, Inc. (TICKER: AFCE), announced the addition of industry-veteran, Bob Melberth, who recently joined Popeyes as vice president of franchise support. Melberth will lead a franchise support team enhanced in the operations area. The addition of Melberth and other key support positions in marketing, training and development, illustrates a tremendous investment in the success of the company's franchisees.
HepaLife Technologies, Inc.
HepaLife Announces Formation of Distinguished Scientific Advisory Board
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- HepaLife Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:HPLF), a development stage biotechnology company focused on the research, development and eventual commercialization of technologies and products for liver toxicity detection and the treatment of various forms of liver dysfunction and disease, today announced the formation of its Scientific Advisory Board.
S.M.R.C Inc. LLC charges Salomon Smith Barney with unsuitable trading
NEW YORK, June 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stock Market Recovery Consultants Inc. LLC (S.M.R.C.) today filed an N.A.S.D Arbitration case on behalf of an Investor who was misled by Salomon Smith Barney arising from unsuitable trading in the following stocks: Sun Micro Systems Inc. (SUNW), Motorola (MOT), Info Space Inc.(INSP) and CMGI, Inc.(CMGI).
World Golf League, Inc.
The WGL Opens Wholesale Distribution Channel
ORLANDO, Fla., June 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The World Golf League, Inc. (OTCBB:WGFL) announced today that it would distribute its membership package through several golf specialty promotion firms. The WGL memberships will be sold to corporations, charities, auto dealerships and any organization that would otherwise purchase a golf promotional item such as caps, balls, etc. The membership packages will be sold at different price points based on volume and will represent a significant discount from the current retail price.
Bentley Sports, Inc
InvestSource to Feature Bentley Golf on CNBC During Week of US Open
LUDLOW, Vt., June 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bentley Golf, a division of Bentley Sports, Inc. (Pink Sheets:BESR), will be featured nationwide on CNBC by InvestSource Inc. (www.investsource.us) June 16-21, 2004. This featured news coincides with the start of the US Open that same week. The 104th US Open championship will be held this year at the Shinnehock Hills Golf Club in Southampton, NY. Last year a record 55 million viewers watched the television coverage as Jim Furyk won the title.