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Home Solutions Health, Inc.
Home Solutions Health Sales Increase over 400% in July
NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Home Solutions Health, Inc. (Pink Sheets:HSHL) announced today that July sales of its Hemorrelief increased over 400% compared with June sales. The sales increase is directly attributable to the Company's media campaign on The Howard Stern Show. The Company has extended its advertising efforts with The Howard Stern Show through October. It is estimated that The Howard Stern Show has an estimated 18 million daily listeners. The Company will be introducing other media campaigns through the balance of the third and fourth quarters. The Company anticipates that these advertising and marketing efforts will continue to drive sales of its Hemorrelief product significantly in the months ahead.
Lansforsakringar continues to grow in banking and insurance
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lansforsakringar continues to show favourable growth in banking and insurance. As shown in the quarterly statistics for the second quarter of 2004 released by the Association of Swedish Insurance Companies, the market share in non-life insurance rose by 1.6 percentage points to 32.0%. The share of the total life assurance market declined somewhat, while at the same time Lansforsakringar is growing in the important market for occupational pension insurance. Lansforsakringar's banking operations also continue to grow. The market share in deposits increased during the period June 2003 to June 2004 from 2.8% to 2.9%. The market share in housing loans (first mortgages) rose from 1.5% to 2.4%
First Capital International, Inc.
First Capital International, Inc. -- Home Automation Showcased at Oceana Condominium and Club
BROOKLYN, N.Y., Aug. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Oceana Condominium and Club, the premier oceanfront community in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn and First Capital International, Inc. (OTCBB:FCAI), the designer and manufacturer of its prepackaged VIP Systems(tm), (www.VipHomeSystems.com), -- a state-of-the-art home automation/media distribution and video observation system, announced today the featuring of the VIP Systems(tm) Home Automation package in a new Penthouse model.
GoldSpring Update: Plum Community Open House Has Over 500 In Attendance and 42 pounds of Dore Poured; Current Operation Update
VIRGINIA CITY, Nev., Aug. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- GoldSpring, Inc. (OTCBB:GSPG) operates its Plum Mining, Billie The Kid gold and silver cyanide heap leach project located just outside Virginia City, NV and on Thursday, August 12, 2004 hosted a Community Open House from 3-6PM. The event drew over 500 attendees who started arriving around 2:30 and left after 7:00PM. Tours of the Billie The Kid open pit mine as well as the complete Plum processing facility were enjoyed by a standing room only crowd. Politicians, residents, State regulators, media, investors and tourists all had positive comments on the operation and were thankful to be invited to a true open house. Food and beverages were served by the Plum/GoldSpring crew and entertainment was provided by Virginia City's Jesse James and Band. The Silver City Volunteer Fire Dept. provided the BBQ used in food preparation and raised donations to rebuild their recently burned down historical school house. The highlight of the event was the pouring of 42 pounds of gold and silver dore at about 4:30 PM. The event was filmed so all could see at their convenience. The dore was shipped to Johnson Matthey refinery in Salt Lake City, Utah from Virginia City. The dore represented about a third of the precipitate material recovered from the Merrill Crowe plant. The balance was poured yesterday.
Abucco Releases Recreational Product Line
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stafford Energy, Inc. ("Stafford") (Pink Sheets:SFDE) is very pleased to announce that its subsidiary Abucco Technologies Inc. ("Abucco") has officially released its Recreational product line.
AdZone Research, Inc.
Investment In AdZone Research by the Nutmeg Group Increases to $1.1 Million; CEO Charles Cardona Interviewed by Wallst.Net on Current Operating Outlook
CALVERTON, N.Y., Aug. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- AdZone Research, Inc. (OTCBB:ADZR), a pioneering Internet surveillance technology solutions provider, today announced that, in addition to the $1,000,000 already received in a private placement by The Nutmeg Group, L.L.C., it has received an additional $100,000 as part of a commitment for a total $1,850,000 in a series of private placements by the Illinois-based institutional investor.