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Report from the Annual General Meeting of Anoto Group AB
LUND, Sweden, May 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- At today's Annual General Meeting of Anoto Group AB in Lund and the subsequent inaugural meeting of the Board of Directors the following resolutions were passed. Christer Fahraeus, Urban Jansson, Lars Berg, Nils Rydbeck, Kjell Duveblad, David Henry and Jan Uddenfeldt were re-elected Members of the Board and Martha Josefsson was elected Member of the Board. Christer Fahraeus was re-elected Chairman of the Board. The Board was authorised to decide on the new share issue of a maximum of 10.000.000 shares in order to facilitate the acquisition of companies and businesses.
The Ensemble Theatre
The Play's The Thing!...Play On!
HOUSTON, May 11, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Taking the stage next on The Ensemble Theatre's Mainstage is The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged) generously underwritten by BP America. Under the direction of Ed Muth, this play is zany but smart, linguistically funny and brazenly incorrect! Proving that slapstick comedy is universal, three of Houston's finest actors will literally "trip into the light fantastic" to play all the roles male and female, in all 37 plays performed in 97 minutes. Ed Muth describes Complete Works this way, "It's as if TV's Martin meets Benny Hill and George Lopez drops in!"
Go-today.com offers Switzerland for all Seasons
BOTHELL, Wash., May 11, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- From fantastic mountain peaks to glaciers and gorges, charming alpine villages to sophisticated international cities, Switzerland has it all. Whatever the season, Switzerland is an ideal destination because there are events, activities, and accommodations to suit any age group, taste and budget. Art, culture, sports and culinary delights abound in every Swiss town and are there waiting for you. Package choices include 3-night Getaways, Fly & Drives, Switzerland by Rail and Land-Only packages. Go-today.com's air-inclusive packages include roundtrip airfare, hotel accommodations, continental breakfast daily, hotel taxes and service charges and more. Go-today.com also has a wonderful land-only package, highlighted below, that air may be added to.
Go-today.com offers Rome, Florence or Venice from only $399!
BOTHELL, Wash., May 11, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Choose between 3 great Italian cities, Rome, Florence or Venice, all starting at just $399 per person! You'll enjoy round trip airfare plus 3 nights in either one of these beautiful cities making this package the perfect base for any Italian getaway. Extra nights can also be added allowing you to extend your stay. Book early as for space is limited! Purchase deadline is June 24, 2004.
Blyth, Inc. Divests Decorative Gift Bag Business
GREENWICH, Conn., May 11, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Blyth, Inc. (NYSE:BTH), a leader in home decor and home fragrance products, today announced the sale of its Jeanmarie Creations decorative gift bag and gift tag business to Jeanmarie management on April 6, 2004.
Oneida Ltd. to Trade on OTC Market Effective May 11, 2004
ONEIDA, N.Y., May 11, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Oneida Ltd. today announced that the company's common stock has been suspended from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and is being traded on the Over the Counter (Pink Sheets:ONEI) market. The OTC market is a regulated quotation service that displays real-time quotes, last-sale prices and volume information for over 3,000 companies.
AMC American Music Corporation
AMC Forms American Southwest Music Distribution
SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif., May 11, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- AMC American Music Corp. (Pink Sheets:AMCT) announces the formation of American Southwest Music Distribution, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary. Through American Southwest, AMC will distribute prerecorded music and DVD's for various independent record companies and motion picture production companies seeking worldwide retail distribution. AMC's management projects that American Southwest will add an additional $30 million in gross sales with estimated pre-tax earnings of approximately $5 million, in the first twelve months of operations.