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Flint Telecom Group, Inc.
Semotus Solutions Expands International Customer Base
LOS GATOS, Calif., March 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Semotus Solutions (AMEX:DLK), an innovative leader of software solutions for enterprise mobility, today announced that in collaboration with its Australian authorized reseller, TUSC Computer Systems Pty, Ltd., the Company has won several new deals with clients that include Gold Coast City Council, Simplot Foods, UniSuper and HP Australia as new customers for its proprietary OpenLinkXS software solutions.
ALCO Stores, Inc.
Duckwall-ALCO Stores Reports February Sales Increase of 9.9 Percent
ABILENE, Kan., March 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Duckwall-ALCO Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:DUCK) today announced that its sales from continuing operations for the four weeks ended February 26, 2006 (fiscal month of February) increased approximately 9.9% to $32.5 million, compared with $29.6 million in the prior-year month, and same-store sales increased 5.2%.
Micron Enviro Systems, Inc.
Micron Enviro Systems Completes First Alberta Oil Sands Project in Worlds Largest Oil Sands Region
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Micron Enviro Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:MSEV) is extremely pleased to announce it has now entered into its first Alberta Oil Sands Project through the recently formed Oil Sands partnership. This first project is located in the Athabasca Oil Sands, which is the single largest oil sands formation in the world. This new Oil Sands Project is located just south of Fort McMurray, Alberta and is in close proximity to major oil sands projects by Devon, Encana, and Cononco Philips. At a recent presentation, Encana's COO stated that Encana's Christina Lake Prospect, which is within 15 miles of MSEV's new prospect, could grow to produce 250,000 barrels per day. The closest Oil Sands Project adjacent to MSEV's new project has stated they have reserves of 1.3 billion barrels of oil in place.
Frontline Ltd. -- Dividend Information
HAMILTON, Bermuda, March 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- We refer to the fourth quarter report released on February 17, 2006. Frontline Ltd. is trading ex-dividend of a cash dividend of $1.50 per share and a share distribution of one share in Ship Finance International Limited for every 20 shares held in Frontline Ltd. today March 2, 2006. The record date for both are March 6, 2006, and both will be paid/distributed on or about March 20, 2006.
SYSCO to Construct Broadline Foodservice Operation in Eastern Tennessee
HOUSTON, March 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- SYSCO Corporation (NYSE: SYY) today announced plans to construct a broadline foodservice "fold-out" facility in eastern Tennessee. The site selected by the company is located at the I-275 Business Park in the city of Knoxville, between downtown Knoxville and the intersection of I-275 and I-640. Due diligence is currently underway, including geotechnical and environmental studies.