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Abbey Gardy, LLP Commences Class Action Suit Against Reliant Energy, Inc. and Certain of Its Officers and Directors -- REI
NEW YORK, May 21, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Abbey Gardy, LLP has filed a class action against Reliant Energy Inc. ("Reliant Energy" or the "Company") (NYSE:REI) in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division, on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased Reliant Energy common stock during the period from August 2, 1999 through May 10, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Truck deliveries from AB Volvo - April 2002
GOTEBORG, Sweden, May 21, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Deliveries from Volvo's (Nasdaq:VOLVY) truck operations, which comprises Volvo Trucks, Mack Trucks, and Renault Trucks, amounted to 47,352 trucks year to date compared with 55,062 trucks last year, a decrease of 14%. In Europe deliveries declined by 17% to 29,902 while 10,560 trucks were delivered in North America, down by 18%. On a 12-month rolling basis, order intake was 2% below the same period last year, of which North America was minus 23% and Europe was up 4%.
PlusSize.com First and Only Web Portal to Offer the Plus-Size Woman Virtual Fashion for Lands' End Clothing ... Including Swimwear
CINCINNATI, May 21, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- PlusSize.com (www.PlusSize.com), the premier shopping destination featuring Virtual Fashion For Today's Woman, today announced that for the first time a sampling of Lands' End apparel, including swimwear, is available in a virtual environment for the plus-size woman. PlusSize.com's Web visitors are able to create a "Virtual You(tm)" online model of themselves, and can then choose a Lands' End garment to try on in a virtual setting. Currently, the Lands' End collection is available for online fittings only at PlusSize.com -- joining Elisabeth by Liz Claiborne (NYSE:LIZ), Ulla Popken, Just My Size, Jockey and SizeAppeal at PlusSize.com's Internet shopping portal.