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go-today.com: Pack Your Bags Your Going to Europe Prices!
BOTHELL, Wash., Aug. 13, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The word is out! Winter prices are posted and the deals are steals! Savvy travelers are scooping up our packages at a breathtaking rate and not just one package either -- with rates as lows as these, they are snapping up two or more! So hurry -- space is limited!
Blyth, Inc. Names Robert B. Goergen, Jr. Vice President, Business Development & Internet Strategy
GREENWICH, Conn., Aug. 13, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Blyth, Inc. (NYSE:BTH), a leader in the candles, home fragrance and giftware industry, today announced the appointment of Robert B. Goergen, Jr. as Vice President, Business Development & Internet Strategy, overseeing the Company's acquisitions and corporate development. Mr. Goergen is the eldest son of Robert B. Goergen, Sr., Blyth's Chairman of the Board and CEO, and has served as Director, Internet Strategy & E-Business Initiatives for the past two years. He is also Chairman of Blyth's Worldwide Technology Group and retains that role in his newly-expanded position. Mr. Goergen received his B.A. from the University of Richmond and his M.B.A. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
iPrint Announces Q2 2002 Financial Results
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 13, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- iPrint Technologies, inc. (Nasdaq:IPRT), a leading supplier of online and offline marketing and customized branding solutions, today announced revenues of $11.9 million for the second quarter of 2002, the same as the first quarter of 2002, and compared to $2.5 million for the second quarter of 2001. The loss before cumulative effect of accounting change for the second quarter of 2002 was $2.4 million, or $0.04 per share, the same as the first quarter of 2002, and compared to a loss of $3.6 million or $0.12 per share, in the second quarter of 2001. The amounts for 2001 (prior year) do not include the results of Wood Alliance, Inc., which was acquired on October 31, 2001.
Posten and Handelsbanken Enter Electronic Billing Partnership
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 13, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Posten and Handelsbanken today announced a strategic agreement for electronic presentation and payment of bills via Sweden's largest online banks. Both companies view the partnership as a significant step in the long-range building and development of this new electronic social structure, an area in which Sweden is one of the leading nations.
Alchemy Ventures Ltd.
Alchemy Ventures Ltd.: Final Property Agreement Completed; Roger Kauffman joins Board of Directors, appointed President and CEO
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 13, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Alchemy Ventures Ltd. (TSX Venture Exchange:ALY) announced today it has completed the final assignment agreement with Idaho Industrial Minerals ("IIM"), a private Idaho corporation, securing Alchemy's right to acquire a 100% interest in certain mineral lease applications in Latah County, Idaho (the "Helmer-Bovill Property") subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange. To expedite the evaluation and, if warranted, the development of the Helmer Bovill Property, Mr. Roger Kauffman, has agreed to join the board of directors of Alchemy Ventures Ltd. and has been appointed, President, CEO and Chairman. As part of the reorganization, Roderick Christie has resigned as a director and officer.
Tele2's Results for the Month of July to be Published on Wednesday, August 14, 2002
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, August 13, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tele2 AB ("Tele2", "the Group") (Nasdaq:TLTOA) (Nasdaq:TLTOB) (Stockholm:TEL2A) (Stockholm:TEL2B), the leading alternative pan-European telecommunications company, today announces that it will report its results for July on Wednesday, August 14, 2002.