latest news releases from the newsroom
EMS Technologies, Inc.
EMS Technologies Announces First Quarter Profits And Record Revenues
ATLANTA, May 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- EMS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ELMG) today reported record first quarter revenues of approximately $75 million to begin the 2006 fiscal year, and earnings from continuing operations of $2.0 million, or $.15 per share. These results compare with 2005 first quarter revenues of $60 million and a loss from continuing operations of $700,000, or $(.06) per share.
C. S. Lewis Foundation
Director of Human Genome Project to Speak at C.S. Lewis Summer Conference, Williams College, MA
REDLANDS, Calif., May 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dr. Francis S. Collins, director of the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), will be speaking on the topic, "Bios Through Logos: Seeing God in the Human Genome," at the C.S. Lewis Foundation Summer Institute this July 7 - 16 at Williams College in Williamstown, Mass.
StockGuru.com Announces Profile Coverage of Silver Dragon Resources Inc.
DALLAS, May 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- John Pentony, Publisher of StockGuru.com, announced today that the web site has initiated Profile Coverage of Silver Dragon Resources Inc. (OTCBB:SDRG). Silver Dragon is a mining and metal company focused on the exploration, acquisition, development and operation of silver mines in proven silver districts globally.
TASER International, Inc.
16th Product Liability Lawsuit Dismissed Against TASER International, Inc.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., May 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- TASER International, Inc. (Nasdaq:TASR), a market leader in advanced electronic control devices, announced that the Superior Court of the State of Arizona in and for the County of Maricopa entered an order dismissing with prejudice the product liability lawsuit filed by Malissa Allen against TASER International, Inc. Dismissal with prejudice prohibits the plaintiff from re-filing this lawsuit in the future. This is the sixteenth wrongful death or injury lawsuit that has been dismissed or judgment entered in favor of TASER International in the past 24 months.
The Rosen Law Firm PA
Correction: Class Action Filed on Behalf of Escala Group, Inc. Investors -- ESCL
NEW YORK, May 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- In the investor notice issued yesterday May 9, 2006, by The Rosen Law Firm PA announcing that a class action has been filed on behalf of purchasers of Escala Group, Inc. ("Escala" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:ESCL) common stock, the notice described the incorrect class period date for the lawsuit. The class action is on behalf of all purchasers of Escala common stock during the period from September 5, 2003 through and including May 8, 2006.
U.S. Starcom, Inc.
U.S. Starcom, Inc. Signs Formal Distribution Contract With Universal Music Group
PERTH AMBOY, N.J., May 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- U.S. Starcom, Inc. (Pink Sheets:USTA) announced today that it has signed a definitive distribution contract with Universal Music Group for the distribution of prepaid phone cards packaged with Latin, Brazilian and Indian music CD's from the customer's stable of artists. Universal Music Group is the world's leading distributor of recorded music with an estimated worldwide market share of 26% of the entire music industry.
Metso to Supply Main Equipment for Nippon Paper's New Papermaking Line in Japan
HELSINKI, Finland, May 10, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metso Paper will supply most of the technology for Nippon Paper Industries' new 350,000 tpy papermaking line to be built at its Ishinomaki mill in northeastern Honshu, Japan. The total value of the Metso order, which covers technology for papermaking, paper finishing, air systems and automation, exceeds EUR 80 million. The new production line is due to start up in late September 2007.
INFINITE Software Corporation
California Software Named in Orange County Top Public Companies List
LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif., May 9, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- California Software Corporation (Pink Sheets:CSWX), a leader in legacy extension, business intelligence and loan production software for banks, credit unions and consumer lending institutions and developer of the award-winning INFINITE product lines, announced it has been named to the Orange County Business Journal's Top Public Companies List for 2006.