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Vitasti Inc. Increases Its Product Offering to the Asian Market with an Additional 1,000 Products
NEW YORK, July 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vitasti, Inc. (OTCBB:VITS) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has partnered with JAMB Co., a distribution company out of Pompano Beach, Florida. JAMB is globally, one of the largest distributors of sugar free and low carbohydrate products. It represents more than 85 of the top manufacturers while stocking over 1,000 products, some of which it holds exclusive rights to. JAMB will allow the company to provide Someo International with twice as many products for its retail and distribution channels and will handle all aspects of product sourcing, ordering and shipping for the company.
Education Realty Trust, Inc.
EDR Acquires Student Housing Community Near Auburn University
MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Education Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:EDR), America's most experienced provider of collegiate student housing, today announced it has completed its previously-disclosed acquisition of Sterling Arbors in Auburn, Alabama for $12.6 million in cash. The 576-bed student housing community, located along the Auburn University shuttle line one mile from campus, is 98 percent pre-leased for the academic year beginning in the fall of 2005.
Cashman & Katz
Cashman & Katz Wins CT Lottery
GLASTONBURY, Conn., July 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cashman & Katz Integrated Communications has won the Connecticut Lottery Corporation's advertising and public relations account. The win ends the 14-year tenure of incumbent Cronin & Company with the quasi-State agency, based in New Britain, CT.
Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Occidental to Hold Earnings Conference Call
LOS ANGELES, July 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) will hold a conference call on Friday, July 22, 2005, following the release of its second-quarter 2005 financial results. The conference call, which will begin at 11:30 a.m. EDT, may be accessed by calling 1-888-873-8496. The conference call also can be heard live on the company's website, www.oxy.com.