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Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc.
Pacific Sunwear Announces August Sales
ANAHEIM, Calif., Sept. 6, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc. (Nasdaq:PSUN) today reported that total sales for the four weeks of fiscal August ended September 1, 2007 were $181.6 million, an increase of 13.6 percent over total sales of $159.9 million during the same four week period ended September 2, 2006. Total Company same-store sales increased 9.6 percent during the same period. By concept, PacSun same-store sales increased 11.9 percent and demo same-store sales decreased 17.3 percent compared to the same four week period last year. Due to the 53rd week in fiscal year 2006, total sales and comparable store sales for fiscal August 2007 are compared to the four-week period ended September 2, 2006. The Company believes that its August sales performance is attributable in part to the later start of back to school in Florida and Texas that occurred in fiscal August this year versus fiscal July last year.
Artificial Life, Inc.
Artificial Life Inc. Signs Exclusive Deal with Europe's Emerging Cult Band: Tokio Hotel
BERLIN, Sept. 6, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Hong Kong-based Artificial Life, Inc. (OTCBB:ALIF), a provider of award-winning mobile 3G technology and applications, announced today that it has signed an exclusive two-year license deal with the very popular German and emerging European cult band Tokio Hotel to produce mobile games.