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Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta's Self-Service Kiosk Technology Earns High Marks by Independent Research Firm for Customer Convenience
ATLANTA, Sept. 9, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- In a recent study, Best and Worst of Kiosk Environments, 2005, Forrester Research, Inc., June 30, 2005, Delta's self-service kiosks in New York's LaGuardia Airport received a near-perfect score for location, signage, workspace and design. According to the report, "The best kiosk layouts make it easy for customers to know where to line up and who goes next -- even when there's a crowd waiting for the machine." The report noted that with more than 20 kiosks available at LaGuardia and clear signage, customers benefit from easy access, even during busy periods, and are also provided a clear path when they are finished with their transaction. Forrester Research is an independent technology and market research company that provides pragmatic and forward-thinking advice about technology's impact on business and consumers.
BlueBear Network International, Inc.
BlueBear Network Changes CEO
OTTAWA, Sept. 9, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- BlueBear Network International, Inc. (Pink Sheets:BLBR) is pleased to announce today that Dr. Jasvinder Singh Obhi has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer and President on September 8, 2005 on initially an interim basis. He replaces Mr. Andrew Brewin who has left the company to pursue other interests.
Thomas Equipment Inc
Thomas Equipment and United Rentals Announce Strategic Initiative to Provide Equipment Needed in Aftermath of Hurricane Katrina
CENTERVILLE, New Brunswick , Sept. 9, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Thomas Equipment, Inc. ("Thomas") (OTCBB:TEQI) today announced that it has entered into a strategic initiative with United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) to deliver a stockpile of construction equipment near the disaster areas in the Gulf Region. Thomas is expediting the delivery of truckloads of skid steer loaders and attachments to key United Rentals rental branches in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama so that Thomas' construction equipment is readily available once the rescue phase ends and the clean up and rebuilding phases begin.
XMPie and Xerox Introduce Enhanced Software Integration Between PersonalEffect 2.5 and FreeFlow Collection
CHICAGO, Sept. 9, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- PRINT'05 -- XMPie(r) and Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX) announced they will expand the integration between XMPie PersonalEffect(tm) 2.5 and the Xerox FreeFlow(tm) Digital Workflow Collection. The enhancements, unveiled today at PRINT '05, provide XMPie customers a streamlined production workflow of variable digital print projects and automated access to prepress and printing management options offered by Xerox FreeFlow production tools.
XMPie Unveils uImage, Photoshop-Based Image Personalization Tool for Variable Data Publishing
CHICAGO, Sept. 9, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- PRINT'05 -- XMPie(r), the leading provider of dynamic publishing software unveiled today a new variable imaging solution, uImage(tm), at PRINT'05. uImage integrates rich, breathtaking, Image Personalization effects with Variable Data Publishing. For the first time, Adobe(r) Photoshop(r) CS2 users can produce powerful, visually rich, personalized images and graphics and seamlessly merge them into XMPie variable productions, in print and online. uImage ties together the creative agility and user-friendliness of Adobe(r) Photoshop(r) CS2 with the powerful logic and advanced personalization capabilities of XMPie's VDP software solutions.
BlastGard International, Inc
BlastGard International Awarded Naval Supply Systems Command Contract
TAMPA, Fla. and JUFFAIR, Kingdom of Bahrain, Sept. 9, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- BlastGard International, Inc. (OTCBB:BLGA), the creator of blast mitigation products and services, received a purchase order for its BlastGard MTR blast mitigated trash receptacles from the Naval Supply Systems Command, Fleet & Industrial Supply Center ("FISC"), in Sigonella, Italy for the Naval Regional Contracting Detachment (NRCD) in Bahrain. The contract calls for delivery of 50 blast-mitigated trash receptacles in October 2005. This order will be processed along with two other orders recently received from the Naval EOD Technology Division and the Department of Homeland Security. BlastGard Models MTR 91 and MTR 101 blast mitigated trash receptacles effectively deal with the lethal threats of an improvised explosive device (IED) -- primary fragmentation, secondary fragmentation, blast shock and pressures and all of the thermal effects, including the fireball, after-burn and post-blast fires.
Clickable Enterprises, Inc.
Waterville Investment Research Profiles ClickableOil
MOUNT VERNON, N.Y., Sept. 9, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Clickable Enterprises, Inc. (OTCBB:CKEI), an Internet-based home heating oil company, today announced it has entered into a contractual agreement with Waterville Investment Research of New York to profile the company with an extensive research report for the investment community. The report may be found at http://www.watervilleresearch.com/companies/special/237-1.html.