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EMS Technologies, Inc.
EMS Technologies' SATCOM Division Appoints Jim Kershaw to Military Account Manager
MONTEREY, Calif., Nov. 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- EMS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ELMG) announced today at the MILCOM 2004, Military Communications Conference, the appointment of Jim Kershaw to Account Manager, U.S. Military and Government Sales, for the Aeronautical Group of EMS's SATCOM Division. Kershaw has more than a decade of experience as a manager of technical sales teams and strategic accounts, and will serve the needs of EMS customers, including L-3 Communications, General Dynamics, Boeing, Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin and the U.S. military.
Electronic Control Security Inc.
Electronic Control Security Inc. Announces Video Interview by Business World Review
CLIFTON, N.J., Nov. 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Electronic Control Security Inc., ECSI, (OTCBB:EKCS) a leader in perimeter security systems for governments and corporations worldwide, today announced that its Chairman and CEO, Arthur Barchenko, was interviewed by a reporter for Business World Review. The video interview is available for review at www.businessworldreview.com . The video will be made available for one year and may also be accessed at the ECSI website, www.anti-terrorism.com.
Homeland Integrated Security Systems, Inc.
Homeland Integrated Security Systems (HISC) Proudly Announces They've Begun to Trade as HISC. HISC Is a Seaport Security Company That Makes the Cyber Tracker along with Other Control Access and Radiation Detection Products for US Seaports
ASHEVILLE, N.C., Nov. 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Homeland Integrated Security Systems, Inc., (Pink Sheets:HISC) a Florida/NC based company, announced it started trading under the Symbol HISC. Homeland Integrated Security Systems, Inc. is a company possessing proprietary technology and agreements relating to innovative port security products and systems. They have an inbound/outbound (controlled access) system that uses GPS and a secured wireless network to control and monitor every entry into a seaport. They also have radiation detection devices both portable and fixed that can they believe will be able to monitor every container. Their secured wireless network is state of the art and very secure. HISC has many other exciting and proactive security solutions for our nation's ports. Homeland Integrated Security Systems, Inc. believes it is the only company, which has cracked the shell of automated and integrated security for America's ports. With penetrating U.S. ports being called 'frighteningly simple,' HISC is taking advantage of the extreme need for added port security.
Information Regarding Coming Offer to Ainax' Shareholders
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 01, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The board of Scania proposes that an extra general meeting (EGM) of Scania decides on a public offer to the shareholders of Ainax AB ("Ainax") to acquire all outstanding shares in the company (the "Proposed Offer").
Toll Brothers, Inc.
Toll Brothers' Website to Broadcast Its November 9, 2004 'Fourth Quarter 2004 Outlook' Conference Call Live
HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa., Nov. 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, will broadcast live on its website, www.tollbrothers.com, a conference call to discuss its preliminary results and outlook for fourth quarter 2004. The event is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. (EST) on Tuesday, November 9, 2004. It will follow announcement of the Company's fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2004 preliminary results for home building revenues, contracts and backlog before the market opens on Tuesday, November 9, 2004. The call will be hosted by Robert I. Toll, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Action Products International
Action Products Reports Profit for the Third Quarter
ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Action Products International, Inc. (Nasdaq:APII), a leading toy designer and manufacturer of educational and positive, non-violent branded toys for pre-school children through pre-teens, today announced that the company reported its first profit after three quarters of losses. For the quarter ending September 30, 2004, sales as previously reported were $2,392,000 vs. $2,724,000 last year with strong performances in August and September. The profit for the quarter was $53,300, $.01 a share based on 4.4 million shares vs. $164,800, $.05 a share based on 3.2 million shares in 2003. For the nine-month period ending Sept. 30, 2004, as previously reported, the sales were $6,092,000 vs. $6,375,000 last year. The company incurred a loss of $388,200 for nine months, which equals $.10 a share based on 4.1 million shares vs. a profit of $60,900 or $.02 last year based on 3.1 million shares.