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Cooper Companies Inc
Cooper Announces Release Date for Third Quarter 2008
PLEASANTON, Calif., Aug. 25, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE:COO) today announced that it will release third quarter 2008 financial results on Thursday, September 4, 2008 at 4:00PM ET. Following the release, the company will host a conference call and live webcast with investors and analysts at 5:00PM ET to discuss the results and current corporate developments.
Remote Knowledge, Inc
Remote Knowledge Announces Changes to Board of Directors
HOUSTON, Aug. 25, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Remote Knowledge, Inc. (Pink Sheets:RKNW) today announced that Farid Nagji has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Company and has been elected to serve as the non-executive Chairman of the Board. Mr. Nagji is currently Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer and Risk Officer for a subsidiary of Bermuda based insurance group Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd.
U-Haul International, Inc.
Photo Release -- Deep Impact: Under Water Crater Surfaces On the Sides of U-Haul Moving Vans
CAPE CHARLES, Va., Aug. 25, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- U-Haul today announced the release of 1,200 new 14-foot moving vans and 1,200 17-foot moving vans showcasing the Chesapeake Bay impact crater. The Chesapeake Bay impact crater is the largest crater in the United States and lies below the waters of the Chesapeake Bay, beneath a thousand feet of sand, silt and clay. It wasn't until a recent discovery, made by geologists C. Wylie Poag, David S. Powars, and T. Scott Bruce, that the ancient mysteries of this impact crater surfaced from the dark depths of the bay.
John M. Floyd & Associates
Greggy Girl Children's Wear Label Kicks the Season Off in Style At MAGIC
HOUSTON, Aug. 25, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Internationally recognized Greggy Girl(r) children's wear label is taking center stage this season with marketing efforts unprecedented in the history of the label. Greggy Girl officially kicks off the Spring 2009 collection at MAGIC Marketplace, August 25-27, 2008, and a kick off it will be.
Hooker Furniture Corporation
Hooker Furniture Layoff Affects 25 in Operations, Administration
MARTINSVILLE, Va., Aug. 25, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hooker Furniture (Nasdaq:HOFT) announced today that it will permanently lay off 25 employees in operations, warehousing and administration at its wood furniture division based here.
Transocean Inc. to Present At the Lehman Brothers CEO Energy/Power Conference
HOUSTON, Aug. 25, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Transocean Inc. (NYSE:RIG) today announced that Robert L. Long, Chief Executive Officer of the company, will address attendees at the Lehman Brothers CEO Energy/Power Conference in New York, NY. Mr. Long is scheduled to present on Wednesday, September 3, 2008, at 8:25 a.m., ET.
WSFS Financial Corporation
WSFS Bank Named Top 25 Big Bank Performer in U.S.
WILMINGTON, Del., Aug. 25, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WSFS Financial Corporation (Nasdaq:WSFS), the parent company of WSFS Bank, announced today that WSFS was named a Top 25 Performer for 2007 Return on Equity by the ABA Banking Journal.