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Synthetic Roofing Materials Provide Safer, More Cost-Efficient Options
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Although no roof can withstand the devastation from a hurricane the magnitude of Katrina or Rita, synthetic roofing shingles can offer greater protection than traditional roofing materials. In fact, in a season laden with severe storms across the country, insurance industry regulators find them key to reducing claims and holding down insurance rates.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Offers Customers Five New Destinations from Orlando
ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- This fall Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) invites customers to travel between one of the premier vacation capitals of the world -- Orlando, Fla. -- and five new destinations in the South and Midwest. And the added value of special low introductory fares will make trips even more inviting. Beginning Nov. 1, Delta Connection carrier Atlantic Southeast Airlines (ASA) will offer new daily flights between Orlando and Dallas-Fort Worth, Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Okla.; and Delta Connection carrier Freedom Airlines will start daily non-stop service between Orlando and Baton Rouge, La. On Dec. 1, ASA will begin daily non-stop service between Orlando and Kansas City, Mo.
Crucell Clarifies CFO Comment Made at UBS Conference
LEIDEN, Netherlands, Sept. 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dutch biotechnology company Crucell N.V. (Euronext:CRXL) (Nasdaq:CRXL) wishes to clarify a comment made by its Chief Financial Officer Leonard Kruimer at the UBS Global Life Sciences conference in New York on Monday September 26.
Heightened Competition, Race for Talent Seen as Top Potential Risks for Technology Companies, PricewaterhouseCoopers Finds
NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Technology company executives around the world say that intense competition from both established companies and new ventures, and the fierce battle for talent are the most significant challenges facing their businesses, according to a study from PricewaterhouseCoopers. And though the pace of change in the tech industry has moderated, executives say they must remain flexible in their strategies, business models and cultures in order to keep pace and prosper.
Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz & Nobel, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Spectrum Brands, Inc. -- SPC
HARTFORD, Conn., Sept. 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Schatz & Nobel, P.C., which has significant experience representing investors in prosecuting claims of securities fraud, announces that a lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia on behalf of all persons who purchased the publicly traded securities of Spectrum Brands, Inc. (NYSE:SPC) ("Spectrum Brands") between January 4, 2005 and September 6, 2005 (the "Class Period").