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Delta Air Lines, Inc.
SkyTeam and Philips Strengthen Relationship Through Global Contract
LONDON, Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today, Royal Philips Electronics of the Netherlands (NYSE:PHG) (AEX:PHI) and SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, announced they have reached an agreement on the framework of the first SkyTeam global contract offering the company competitively priced, customized travel solutions. The news was released in conjunction with SkyTeam's sponsorship of the 2005 Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE) Global Conference in London.
EPOD International Inc.
EPOD Announces Wind Power Storage Pilot Test
KELOWNA, British Columbia, Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- EPOD International Inc. (OTCBB:EPOI) (Frankfurt:EDU), a developer of advanced energy management technologies, announces the Company has entered into a pilot project with Canada's second largest wind power developer.
Enviro-CURE Leads the Biohazard Industry in Healing 'Sick' Buildings
ATLANTA, Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- In curing 'sick buildings,' Enviro-CURE has discovered many of the causes for 'sick people,' including asthma, respiratory diseases, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, and other often undiagnosable or incurable conditions. With a quarter century's experience in infectious disease control in hospitals, burn units, operating rooms, and thousands of sick homes, the company has zapped the 'sick building syndrome' in its tracks.
Aaron Rents, Inc.
Aaron Rents and Atlanta Motor Speedway Help Deserving Kids Experience the Thrill of NASCAR
ATLANTA, Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aaron Rents, Inc., the nation's leader in the rental, sales and lease ownership, specialty retailing and rental of residential and office furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories, today announced it has partnered with the Atlanta Motor Speedway to bring a deserving group of young children to the October 29th Crown Royal IROC and Easy Care 200 Race Series.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta to Add New Routes between Salt Lake City, Canada
SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Continuing with its transformation plan to add key business and leisure destinations for customers from its hub cities, Delta Air Lines soon will offer Salt Lake City travelers a new non-stop route north of the border. Beginning Dec. 15, Delta Connection carrier SkyWest will offer service between Salt Lake City and Edmonton, Alberta, in Canada.
CT Networks Partners with CISCO Systems to Provide Communication Solutions
NEW YORK, Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- As a VAR partner with CISCO Systems, CT Networks (CTN) has ramped up its services to world-class support of business-focused IP telephony, voicemail and unified messaging communication solutions. These versatile, highly wrought solutions can be scaled to support anywhere from five users to upwards of 20,000 users. CT Networks, in its expanding service area, designs, sells, installs and offers these high-tech communications locally, nationally and soon worldwide as the evolution of VoIP progresses.
Views of Employees and Companies Differ on International Assignments, PricewaterhouseCoopers Study Finds
LONDON, Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Companies and employees differ widely in their views towards overseas assignments, with their views at odds regarding the decision to go, the reintegration process and the impact on careers, according to a worldwide study by PricewaterhouseCoopers and Cranfield School of Management in the UK. Only those companies that align the incentives they offer with how they motivate employees will realise a return on the investment they make on these assignments and retain key employees when they return.
Fairchild International Corporation
Fairchild International Negotiates to Acquire Advanced Hydrogen Technology
LAS VEGAS and EDMONTON, Alberta, Oct. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Fairchild International Corp. (OTCBB:FCHL), www.fairchildinternational.com announced negotiations to acquire a world-wide license to proprietary technology for the production of low-cost 99.9% pure Hydrogen. The technology will work in conjunction with the Company's gasification technologies to create hydrogen energy from bio-waste, low grade coal, wood waste and municipal and industrial garbage/waste products. The inventor of the technology is considered a leading expert in gasification and hydrogen energy technology.