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Maxent Expands Product Family with Shipment of Large Format, Value-Packed HDTV LCD
CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., April 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Maxent, a leading provider of value-priced, flat-panel display solutions for consumers, today expanded its line of feature-rich flat panel digital televisions with the availability of the 32-inch WXGA LCD Display (MX-32X3). Delivering value and performance to the price-sensitive consumer market, this full-featured widescreen HDTV-capable LCD includes an integrated NTSC tuner, advanced video processing and integrated audio systems.
Baron & Budd
Investor Alert: May 9, 2005 is the Deadline to Join The Law Firm of Baron & Budd, P.C.'s Shareholder Class Action against Viisage Technology, Inc. -- VISGE
DALLAS, April 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- There are only 12 more days until the May 9, 2005 deadline to file for appointment of Lead Plaintiff in the class action lawsuit against Viisage Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:VISGE) ("Viisage" or the "Company"). If you purchased the securities of Viisage between October 25, 2004 and March 2, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period") you may contact Baron & Budd, P.C. to discuss your legal options.
Hocker Appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Sysco/Louisville Food Services Company
HOUSTON, April 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY), North America's largest foodservice marketer and distributor, today announced that Steven D. Hocker has been named president and chief executive officer of Sysco/Louisville Food Services Company, a broadline distribution subsidiary located in Louisville, Kentucky. Mr. Hocker, who currently serves as executive vice president of that operation, will assume his new position effective immediately. He succeeds Peter J. Scatamacchia who was named president and chief executive officer of Hardin's-Sysco Food Services Company (Memphis, TN).
New Step in Eureko - Rabobank Co-operation
UTRECHT, Netherlands, April 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Eureko, the parent company of Achmea, and the Rabobank Group, are broadening their current co-operation. Today, both parties announced a further step in which Interpolis, the insurance arm of the Rabobank Group, is to merge with Achmea, the Dutch insurance arm of Eureko. Rabobank's shareholding in Eureko is to increase from 5% to 37%. This transaction will result in an insurance group, which consists of a very large Dutch insurer, and with significant activities in a number of other European countries.