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JetBlue Airways Corporation
JetBlue Airways and LiveTV Partner to Provide Customers the Convenience of a Cashless Cabin for In-Flight Purchases
NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Low-cost carrier JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU), in partnership with LiveTV, today announces that customers will enjoy the convenience of a cashless cabin on all flights to the low-fare, high-frills airline's 54 destinations, effective November 1, 2007. At that time, JetBlue will accept any major credit or debit card for in-flight purchases using efficient and user-friendly handheld devices, and will no longer accept cash onboard.
BioForce Nanosciences Holdings, Inc.
BioForce Nanosciences Holdings, Inc. Announces the Appointment of Michael Dunham to Its Board of Directors
AMES, Iowa, Oct. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- BioForce Nanosciences Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:BFNH), a company focused on the development and commercialization of nanotech tools and solutions for the life sciences, today announced the appointment of Michael Dunham to its Board of Directors. Mr. Dunham brings to BioForce his broad experience in high technology companies, which includes previously serving as a director for the nanotechnology company, Arryx Technology.
Pennichuck Subsidiary Arranges $31,360,000 Tax-Exempt Bond Remarketing
MERRIMACK, N.H., Oct. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Pennichuck Corporation (Nasdaq:PNNW) today announced that its Pennichuck Water Works, Inc. subsidiary (the "Company") has arranged the remarketing of $31,360,000 of tax-exempt bonds in two series, Series BC-1 and BC-2. The $15,000,000 Series BC-1 Bonds were priced at an initial interest rate of 4.50% at par. The rate is subject to adjustment pursuant to auctions at 35-day intervals. The proceeds will be utilized by the Company to fund its water treatment plant upgrade project as well as various other water utility capital improvement projects. The $16,360,000 Series BC-2 Bonds were priced at 3.55% at par with a seven-month mandatory tender structure. The proceeds have been escrowed and invested in an FHLB security of like amount for the entire seven-month period. While the proceeds are in escrow, the Series BC-2 Bonds are not a debt obligation of the Company.
Columbia Sportswear Company
Columbia Sportswear and RC Pet Products Announce Licensing Agreement
PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Columbia Sportswear Company (Nasdaq:COLM), a global leader in the active outdoor apparel and footwear industries, today announced a licensing agreement with RC Pet Products to design, manufacture and market a new line of Columbia Sportswear-branded pet products aimed at outdoor consumers.
Zix Corporation's ZixDirectory Surpasses 9 Million Members
DALLAS, Oct. 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Zix Corporation (ZixCorp(r)) (Nasdaq:ZIXI), the leader in hosted services for email encryption and e-prescribing, today announced that ZixDirectory(tm), the core of the Company's encryption service offering, marked a new milestone, surpassing more than nine million members.