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Seattle's Best Coffee(r) Named Best New Airport Food and Beverage Concept in Concessions Poll
SEATTLE, April 1, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Seattle's Best Coffee(r) (SBC) tied for first place in the Best New Food and Beverage Concept category for small companies in Airport Retail News' 2003 Best Concessions Poll, sponsored by Diner's Club. SBC also earned third place honors in the Best Food and Beverage Operator category for small companies. The ARN Best Concession Poll, now in its eighth year, selects an independent panel of industry experts to vote for the best airport concession programs and concepts in the United States.
Futuremedia Plc Contracted by County Durham & Darlington Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
ARUNDEL, U.K., April 1, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Futuremedia (Nasdaq:FMDAY) E-learning solutions provider today announced that County Durham & Darlington Acute Hospitals National Health Service Trust, a major healthcare provider in northern England, has chosen Futuremedia to produce, deliver and track e-learning content for doctors on short-term contracts, and also for doctors who commence employment in the Trust outside of the national August/February induction days. The courses will give vital induction information to the doctors to help them work effectively, and this will ensure the Trust adheres to CNST (Clinical Negligence Scheme for Trusts) guidelines to allow doctors to work safely within the Trust.
Securitas Acquires Lincoln Security in the U.S.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 1, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Securitas (Other OTC:SCTBF) has acquired Lincoln Security in California with 2,900 employees and annual sales of M US $27 (MSEK 229) in 2002. The company provides guard services in California, Nevada and Oregon.
New Biacore 3000 GxP Package Launched
UPPSALA, Sweden, April 1, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Biacore International AB (Biacore) (SSE:BCOR) (Nasdaq:BCOR) today announced the launch of its Biacore(R)3000 GxP Package, which will strengthen the system's use in pre-clinical and clinical applications. The new product was developed to facilitate compliance with worldwide regulatory expectations and will complement Biacore(R)C, launched in 2001 for rapid concentration analysis in drug development, manufacturing quality control and in-process control applications.