At its quarterly meeting held on May 17, 2010, the Acxiom Corporation
(Nasdaq: ACXM) board of directors nominated current directors Jerry D.
Gramaglia, Clark M. Kokich and Kevin M. Twomey for election to the board
at the 2010 annual meeting of stockholders scheduled for August 2, 2010.
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The recycling of beverage containers made from polyethylene terephthalate (PET) is garnering higher purity and yield with high speed, high strength eddy current separation technology from Eriez®.
Eriez' newest line of Eddy Current Separators deliver exceptional nonferrous particle separation from PET flake. Recyclers can obtain a single pass aluminum reduction up to 92 percent and achieve a clean PET yield of 97 percent to 99 percent. According to studies conducted by Eriez, a one percent improvement in good product yield can ... read more
Whether you know him from appearances on Jay Leno and the Tonight Show, seen him judging hopeful comedians on the Last Comic Standing, or hosting VH1's Celebrity Fit Club, you may be seeing a different side of comedian Anthony Steven Kalloniatus -better known as ANT - at AIDS Walk Orange County taking place tomorrow, May 22 at the Great Park in Irvine.
As honorary chairman of the event, ANT will help kick off the 24(th) annual AIDS Walk Orange County ... read more
CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) today announced that its Board of Directors voted to declare a quarterly cash dividend of $.725 per share, payable on June 21, 2010, to shareholders of record on June 8, 2010.
CenturyLink is a leading provider of high-quality broadband, entertainment and voice services over its advanced communications networks to consumers and businesses in 33 states. CenturyLink, headquartered in Monroe, La., is an S&P 500 company and is included among the Fortune 500 list of America's largest ... read more
Ralphs Grocery Company and Food 4 Less Stores are pleased to announce that they are raising funds for the USO (United Service Organizations) to support our nation's military members.
Ralphs and Food 4 Less customers and team members can "support our troops" by giving to the USO's Operation Phone Home program through the supermarket chains' nonprofit arms, The Ralphs and Food 4 Less Funds, by donating their spare change in collection canisters located at the checkstands in their neighborhood Ralphs and ... read more
Riding the resurging auto market, a jump in new car shopping activity and the launch of its multi-media "Heart & Mind" brand campaign, AutoTrader.com for the first time recorded more than 1 million unique visitors in a day on Tuesday, May 18. This milestone - actually 1.02 million unique visitors for the day - demonstrates AutoTrader.com's continued leadership in connecting auto buyers and sellers and the strength of the company's brand as car shoppers return to the market.
The milestone ... read more
Biotel Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BTEL) announces results for its third quarter ended March 31, 2010 with a net loss of $126,000, or $0.05 per diluted share, on revenues of $2,409,000. This compares to net earnings of $153,000, or $0.05 per diluted share, on revenues of $3,121,000 for the third quarter of last year. For the nine months ended March 31, 2010, Biotel posted a net loss of $44,000, or $0.02 per diluted share, on revenues of $8,124,000. ... read more
Amkor Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMKR), today announced that it has
received a 2010 Best-in-Class Partner Award from LSI Corporation (NYSE:
LSI), a leading provider of innovative silicon, systems and software
LSI grants its annual awards to suppliers for ... read more
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
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Name of product: Lithium-Ion batteries used in Hewlett-Packard and Compaq notebook computers
Units: About 54,000 (70,000 units were previously recalled in May 2009)
Importer: Hewlett-Packard Co., of Palo Alto, Calif.Hazard: The recalled lithium-ion ... read more
Microsoft Corp. today announced participation in the following upcoming events with the financial community. Interested parties can view a webcast of these events on Microsoft's Investor Relations Web site at http://www.microsoft.com/msft.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch U.S. Technology Conference
Wednesday, June 2, 2010
4:10 p.m. ET/1:10 p.m. PT
Tami Reller, corporate vice president and chief financial officer,
Windows & Windows Live Division
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BILLERICA, Mass., May 21 /PRNewswire/ --The Official Committee of Equity Security Holders of GSI Group, Inc. (Pink Sheets: GSIGQ) announced today that it unanimously supports GSI's Fourth Modified Joint Plan of Reorganization under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code filed on May 14, 2010, in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Equity Committee also unanimously recommends that any GSI shareholders that voted against the original plan of reorganization seek to change their vote to ... read more
NASHVILLE, TN -- (Marketwire) -- 05/21/10 -- Guests from Sams Publishing and Diskeeper Corporation will appear on the radio talk show Let's Talk Computers. Sams Publishing is a company of Pearson Education, the world's largest education publisher and a Pearson (NYSE: PSO) company. Diskeeper Corporation is the undisputed leader in performance and reliability technologies.
Michael Miller, author of "Windows 7 Your Way Speed Up and Customize Windows," and Let's Talk Computers' Industry Analyst, begins a series on how to ... read more
Communications, a provider of wireless business broadband voice and
data services based in Scottsdale, Ariz., today announced that it will
be expanding its wireless broadband presence in Arizona through the
acquisition of certain business assets from MetroBridge
Networks, a ... read more
Prometheus Research Informatics today was featured in multiple new presentations at the annual International Meeting for Autism (IMFAR), the leading conference on autism research.
The presentations at IMFAR detailed results relating to studies on autism symptoms, cognition, clinical phenotypes, genetics, treatment, and social function. Most cite work being done with data provided through SFARI Base, the Prometheus-built research informatics system. SFARI Base uses both HTSQL and RexDB® technologies to provide researchers access to data and biospecimens collected as part the ... read more
CODA, a California-based battery system and electric car company, will host U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke today at the site of the battery manufacturing facility operated by its affiliate, Lio Energy Systems, in Tianjin, China. According to the administration, the scheduled visit is part of the Obama administration's first cabinet-level trade mission. Discussions will focus on U.S.-China cooperation with respect to the development and manufacturing of clean energy technology, in this instance, battery systems for transportation and utility applications. ... read more
Business Journal today recognized John
R. Thomas, president and CEO of MedSynergies
Inc., the leading provider of hospital-physician
alignment solutions focused on financial
solutions, and practice
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Aries Electronics, an international manufacturer of standard, programmed and custom interconnection products, recently awarded Joe Midili of JMA Inc. the 2009 Representative of the Year award after nearly doubling his 2008 sales.
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With a 99% increase in sales over 2008, Midili and company outperformed other members of Aries' representative network for overall sales. Midili, owner and president of the Oceanside, CA-based JMA Inc., has been working with Aries for nearly 14 years.
"It's wonderful to be recognized as a ... read more
Sprint Nextel Corp. (NYSE:S) today announced that it has entered into a
new $2.1 billion unsecured revolving credit facility. The new credit
facility expires in October 2013 and replaces the company’s $4.5 billion
revolving credit facility that was due to expire in December 2010.
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HE-5 Resources Corp. (Other OTC: HRRN.PK) informs its shareholders that
negotiations are ongoing with respect to our counter proposal, with the
representatives of the private company and that a board meeting has been
scheduled for the 26th of May, 2010. Both sides have agreed to
collaborate ... read more
Science and Engineering, Inc. (AS&E®) (NASDAQ:
ASEI), reported today that it has received a Termination for
Convenience for its $11.8 million MobileSearch™ HE system
order from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). The original order
was announced in a ... read more