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SunOpta Announces Plans to Construct a New Soymilk Processing and Packaging Facility to be Located in Modesto, California
TORONTO, June 3, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- SunOpta Inc. (Nasdaq:STKL) (TSX:SOY) today announced that it intends to construct a production facility in Modesto, California to produce and package organic aseptic soymilk and other aseptic beverages. Demand for organic soymilk and other beverages from SunOpta's vertically integrated aseptic packaging operations continues to grow via existing customers, combined with identified and contracted new business opportunities. With this new plant the Company continues to execute on its strategy of expanding its processing and packaging capabilities in strategic geographic areas in order the meet needs of a growing international customer base. The new facility is expected to be operational in May 2009, significantly expanding the Company's processing and packaging capacities.
Sharing Adventures is Now Easy With the SPOT Satellite Messenger
MILPITAS, Calif., June 3, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- SPOT Inc., the pioneer behind the award-winning SPOT Satellite Messenger(tm) today launched the beta release of SPOT shared pages -- a free, easy-to-use Web-based software application that enables users to share their GPS location waypoints and SPOT messages with others via an email link displaying sophisticated mapping and real time tracking on Google Maps(tm).