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Axesstel Retains CCG for Investor Relations
SAN DIEGO, August 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Axesstel, Inc. (OTCBB:AXES), a leader in developing, manufacturing and marketing high-quality, CDMA-based fixed wireless local loop (WLL), hybrid terminals and gateway solutions to operators worldwide, today announced that it has retained CCG Investor Relations ("CCG") to implement and manage the company's investor relations program. CCG will work closely with Axesstel's public relations agency of record, Bock Communications, Inc. to ensure consistent messaging and brand recognition in both media and investor relations.
International Broadcasting Corporation
IBC Radio Network and LGPRN Expands Paranormal Talk Radio by Adding 'Encounters -- Paranormal Radio'
SANTA MARIA, Calif., Aug. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- IBC Radio Network, a division of International Broadcasting Corporation (OTCBB:IBCS), announced today that it has expanded its lineup of paranormal programming. IBCS and its strategic partner LGPRN (Lou Gentile's Paranormal Radio Network) have added "Encounters -- Paranormal Radio" in an exclusive radio agreement. "Encounters -- Paranormal Radio," hosted by Lonefeather of Florida, is an investigative talk show (1hr Runtime) that discusses paranormal phenomenon. The show features interviews and talks with the top experts in the field of ghosts, bigfoot and other unusual topics. Lonefeather has been an avid paranormal enthusiast since childhood, after personally having an encounter with an entity near his home. Lonefeather has interviewed many of the top paranormal researchers in the field and has produced CDs on paranormal stories. IBCS has now placed "Encounters" on the schedule Monday - Friday 6pm-7pm Eastern and Saturday - Sunday evenings at 10pm Eastern.
Ibbotson Launches Marketing Services Group
CHICAGO, Aug. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ibbotson Associates, a leading provider of asset allocation and investment knowledge and tools, today launched a marketing services group, Agency Ibbotson. The group provides marketing assistance, including custom marketing materials, educational programs and research. The company is also available to consult on the NASD review process for all marketing collateral.
Pop N Go, Inc.
Pop N Go Signs Worldwide Distribution Pact With The International White Tea Company
WHITTIER, Calif., August 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pop N Go, Inc. (OTCBB:POPN), one of the fastest growing "better for you" snack companies in the world, has signed an Agreement with The International White Tea Company (IWTC) to begin distributing IWTC's "White T" line of soft drinks within Pop N Go's worldwide distribution network. "White T" is the only line of premium soft drinks naturally brewed with the world's finest White Teas.
SCA: Acquisition of Chilean Hygiene Products Company
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- SCA (Other OTC:SCVBY) (Other OTC:SVCBF) has acquired 50% of the privately owned Chilean hygiene products company Papeles Industriales S.A. (PISA) for a transaction value on a debt-free basis of about SEK 470 M. PISA is currently Chile's second largest producer of tissue, with a market share of about 25%, and holds a growing position in baby diapers. The acquisition is a complement to SCA's positions in the hygiene markets in Mexico, Colombia, Ecuador and other neighboring countries. SCA is already engaged in a joint venture in Chile for the sale of feminine hygiene products.
Alera Technologies Products Now Available in Latin America Through Brooke Distributors, Inc.
CHATSWORTH, Calif., August 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Alera Technologies, developer and manufacturer of Advanced DVD and CD Recording Solutions, announced today that they have signed an agreement with Brooke Distributors, Inc., a major wholesale distributor of "digital delivery" solution products in Latin America, for the distribution of Alera Technologies' full line of advanced technology DVD and CD Publishing Systems, Duplicators, Recorders, and Accessories.