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Cyper Media Inc.
Cyper Media contracts with Mouse to do OEM Animation from Japan
NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cyper Media, Inc. ("Cyper") (OTCBB:CYPM) announced today that they have entered into a contract with Mouse Co., Ltd. ("Mouse") for several different animation projects in Japan. Some of the OEM productions Cyper and Mouse are working on are "Godanna," "F-Zero" and "Spy Military Q."
Virco Mfg. Corporation
Virco Inducted into Environmental Hall of Fame
TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- In recognition of its impressive, long-standing environmental achievements, Virco Mfg. Corporation (AMEX:VIR) -- America's leading maker and supplier of classroom furniture -- has been honored as a charter member of the WasteWise Hall of Fame by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
Universal Stainless & Alloy Products, Inc.
Universal Stainless Submits Bid for Fort Wayne Plant of Slater Steel
BRIDGEVILLE, Pa., Feb. 4, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Universal Stainless & Alloy Products, Inc. (Nasdaq:USAP) reported today that it has submitted a bid, in accordance with procedures approved by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, to purchase the assets of the idled Fort Wayne, Indiana specialty steel bar facility of Slater Steels Corporation, the U.S. subsidiary of Slater Steel Inc. (TSE:SSI), of Mississsauga, Ontario, Canada. The Company's bid of $3,190,000 has been submitted in order to participate in the auction scheduled for February 11. Both Slater Steel Inc. and Slater Steels Corporation filed for bankruptcy protection in 2003. The Company noted that because of its strong balance sheet, it has the flexibility to finance the proposed acquisition with its own cash, through borrowings or through other sources.