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Mukherjee to meet CEOs of PSBs and FIs to review their annual performance
Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will meet with the Chief Executive Officers of Public Sector Banks (PSBs) and financial institutions here tomorrow to review their annual performance. ANI

Manipur hosts handloom and handicraft buyer-seller meet
Keen to facilitate the promotion of exports of indigenous handloom and handicraft items produced in Manipur, a buyer seller meet was recently held in the state. ANI

Indo-Canada trade to touch 15 billion Canadian dollars by 2015
Bilateral trade between India and Canada is expected to touch 15 billion Canadian dollars by 2015, senior Commerce Ministry officials have said. ANI

Marathon Petroleum Added to S&P 500 Index
Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) today announced that the company's stock was added to the Standard & Poor's 500 Index after the market closed on Thursday, June 30, 2011.Marathon Petroleum was added to the S&P 500 GICS (Global Industry Classification Standard) Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing Sub-Industry index ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Begins Field Testing of ICT-enabled Mandarin Orange Cultivation
Fujitsu Limited and Sowakajuen Co., Ltd. today announced the launch of field testing related to the use of ICT in the cultivation of mandarin oranges in Japan. The project aims to improve productivity in growing the fine-quality, delicious Arida Mikan brand of mandarin oranges ACN Newswire Facebook and Skype Partner to Provide Free Video Calls
According to the recent research of the world's largest social networking site Facebook will cooperate with Skype Technologies to provide free video calls. This action helps them to enhance competition with Google.Autochinanet ACN Newswire

China's AUTOBASE Automatic Car Wash Systems Gain Marketshare Globally
Autobase is a recognizable brand worldwide, with sales in more than 60 countries. In China, Japan, Thailand, Russia, the United States, Africa, Italy and other countries, Autobase has set up 26 independent units, each responsible for regional sales and service of the company's car wash machines. Customers are also provided with full-service construction ACN Newswire

Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies Develops Revolutionary Wastewater Treatment Plant for L'Oreal
Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies (VWS) is constructing a revolutionary wastewater treatment plant to reduce the environmental impact of L'Oreal's manufacturing facilities in Asia. VWS and L'Oreal, as leaders in their respective industries, are well poised to develop "Carbon and Water Conscious" solutions to address the issue of sustainability ACN Newswire

Joint Singapore International Water Week and Black & Veatch Event Identifies Water Pressures Industry Must Solve Together
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Social Media Infused IMC Strategies Becoming Increasingly Important in the Long Run
In this progressively digitalised environment, there exists an enormous opportunity for brands to utilise new avenues of consumer engagement that were never available before. Social media platforms provide brands with a welcomed avenue to have conversations with consumers and listen to what they have to say ACN Newswire

IME and tMt Strengthen Unique MEMS Expertise Through Collaboration
The Institute of Microelectronics (IME), an Institute of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) has inked an agreement today with Touch Micro-System Technology (tMt), a trusted 8-inch micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) Taiwanese foundry partner to harvest 8-inch focus integrated efforts from lab-to-fab transition spanning the MEMS supply chain ACN Newswire

Mitsubishi Motors Introduces Major Improvements to i-MiEV New-generation EV
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) announced today that it is to offer the i-MiEV new-generation electric vehicle in two trim levels. The entry-level "M" will be available at the readily affordable price of JPY 1,880,000 after receipt of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry's eco-car subsidy ACN Newswire

Showa Denko (SDK) to Up Rare Earth Magnetic Alloy Production Capacity in China
Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) will increase rare earth magnetic alloy production capacity at Ganzhou Zhaori Rare Earth New Materials Co., Ltd., in Ganzhou, Jiangxi Province, China, from 2,000 tons per year at present to 3,000 tons per year by the end of this month ACN Newswire

ad:tech tokyo 2011 - Providing a Passport from Japan to Global
dmg::events Japan co.,ltd, the leading conferences and exhibitions organizer for the global marketing community, today announced its third annual global conference in Tokyo, which focuses on new innovation and collaboration in the new digital world. The event will take place from 27th - 28th October at the Prince Park Tower Tokyo.Speaker submissions have been accepted from across the world ACN Newswire

Managed Staffing Launches Nectir -- A New, Innovative Franchise Business Model
Managed Staffing, a staffing company, based in Dallas, Texas, announces a new franchise offering called Nectir. With a low initial investment, a Nectir staffing franchise gives the staffing professional the independence of business ownership, with comprehensive training, marketing tools, back-office support and the experience of industry professionals MarketWire

Marketwire's Six-Chapter eBook Helps Communicators Master Audience Engagement
Marketwire recently published another chapter of its free eBook, "Mastering Audience Engagement: Reinventing Your Role In a New Media World," a six-part series designed to help public relations and marketing professionals successfully leverage traditional and social media to build stronger relationships with their target audiences MarketWire

Fisher Investments to Release New Stock Market Outlook
Tomorrow Fisher Investments will release an executive summary preview of its upcoming Third Quarter 2011 Stock Market Outlook, which the firm regularly publishes for investors interested in learning about its most recent market views. MarketWire

KJZZ's Open Mic Policy: Connecting Communities With Untold Stories
The Valley's public radio station, KJZZ 91.5, is giving listeners an opportunity to drive the editorial content of the news they hear by sharing stories and sources with Public Insight Journalist Nick Blumberg, the newest addition to KJZZ's Fronteras: Changing America Desk. MarketWire

RPost Sues DocuSign for Infringing Four Patents
RPost, the inventor of Registered Email® services and a pioneer of electronic signature services, announced today that it has brought suit against DocuSign for infringing four RPost patents. RPost has asked the US Federal Court (Texas Eastern District) to issue an injunction against DocuSign to prevent further damages. MarketWire

AXcess News: Chasing Copper, Chilean Style
July Copper futures closed up 10 cents Thursday at $4.43 per pound, making exploration companies like Red Metal Resources Ltd. (OTCBB: RMES) cheer, especially considering the company just added its fourth Chilean property to its stable. MarketWire

Wealth Minerals Ltd.: Surface Sampling Expands Known Zones of High-Grade Rare Earth Element Mineralization at Wealth's Rodeo de los Molles Project, Argentina
Wealth Minerals Ltd. (the "Company" or "Wealth") (TSX VENTURE: WML)(OTCQX: WMLLF)(FRANKFURT: EJZ), announces additional results from surface exploration at its Rodeo de los Molles (Rodeo) Rare Earth Element (REE) Project in San Luis Province, Argentina. MarketWire

The Silver Summit Presented by Cambridge House International
Registration is now open for Silver Summit 2011, the two-day "everything silver" conference presented by Cambridge House International October 20-21 at the historic Davenport Hotel in Spokane, Washington and described by Pan American Silver founder Ross Beaty as "the best silver conference in the world." MarketWire

Security B-Sides Announces All-Star Speaker Line-Up and Event Details for B-Sides Las Vegas 2011
Security B-Sides, a cultish and highly successful community-driven event built for and by information security community members, today announced the 2011 event details and speaker lineup for B-Sides Las Vegas, being held August 3-4, 2011 at The Artisan Hotel Boutique from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. PT. This year's B-Sides Las Vegas event will include three tracks, 42 talks and over 50 presenters MarketWire

UJA-Federation of New York Exceeds Goal for Second Year in a Row
Despite a challenging economic environment, UJA-Federation of New York successfully concluded its 2011 Annual Campaign year by exceeding its goal of $136.7 million, closing at $137.4 million. The total resources raised for the year are $188 million, surpassing the amount raised in 2010 by more than $7 million, and including $41 MarketWire

ValueCentric Introduces ValueTrak Mobile 2.0
The pharmaceutical industry's standard platform for on-demand data management and performance analytics, ValueTrak, can now be easily accessed through all mobile devices. Released today, ValueTrak Mobile 2.0 is packed full of features that support ValueCentric's commitment to mobile users MarketWire

NewsProNet Launches Corporate Division to Expand Reach
NewsProNet, a leading provider of original syndicated video content to broadcasters and online news destinations, today announced the launch of its new corporate video division, NPN Sales. NewsProNet is thrilled to apply its video production and audience development expertise to a new digital campaign, featuring Top Secret Nutrition's Diet Accelerator MarketWire

InterAmerican Gaming to Acquire NOWPHIT
InterAmerican Gaming Inc. ("the Company") (OTCBB: IAGM) announced today that it has entered into a letter of intent with Baron Group Ventures ("BGV") to acquire an 80.1% interest in NOWPHIT ( MarketWire

City & Shore Announces New Team to Lead Its Award-Winning Magazine
Readers who savor the good life in South Florida turn to City & Shore Magazine. After more than a decade showcasing all things fabulous, the upscale lifestyle magazine recently announced exciting changes, including a new team to drive the successful publication into the future. MarketWire

Establish Effective Communications in Your Business Through Team Building Systems
As a business owner, have you ever felt as if you were speaking a foreign language? Many of us frequently feel that way when we are communicating with our team and wonder why we're not getting through MarketWire

Kiddie Academy Locations Nationwide Present "Storytime LIVE!"
On Saturday, July 30, Kiddie Academy locations nationwide will host Storytime LIVE! where children and their parents can enjoy a story and then meet the story's lead character. The featured story will vary by location, and during the event, children will see the story come to life with a visit from the story's main character. MarketWire

Novellus Ships 100th VECTOR Extreme System
Novellus Systems (NASDAQ: NVLS) today announced that it has shipped the company's 100th VECTOR® Extreme™ plasma-enhanced chemical vapor deposition (PECVD) system used for depositing thin dielectric films. Already deployed at all of the major memory fabs around the world, this milestone system will be installed at a leading Asian memory manufacturer. MarketWire

ThreeSixty at South Bay Wins the Coveted Gold Nugget Grand Award for "Best Residential Project of the Year -- Attached in an Urban Setting"
ThreeSixty at South Bay by William Lyon Homes received top honors at the 48th Gold Nugget Awards in San Francisco. This gated community received top honors in the prestigious categories of "Best Residential Project of the Year -- Attached in an Urban Setting" and "Best Infill, Re-Development or Rehab Site Plan -- Five Acres & More MarketWire

UnionTown Energy Inc. (UTOG) Begins Drilling Second Well on Teton River Property
UnionTown Energy Inc. (OTCBB: UTOG) (PINKSHEETS: UTOG) is pleased to announce it has begun drilling a second well on its Teton River property. MarketWire

DTE, Leader in Rebuilt Industrial Transmissions, Opens Pittsburgh Facility
In response to a growing demand from loyal customers, Dealers Transmission Exchange has opened a new distribution and service facility in Pittsburg. With expanded facilities, the leader in industrial transmissions will be able to provide East Coast service on a next-day basis. MarketWire

Playworld Systems Donates New PlaySimple(TM) and Vaquero Equipment to Community in Carrefour, Haiti
Playworld Systems, a leading manufacturer of imaginative playground equipment, today announced its participation in a playground build in Carrefour, Haiti. As a global business, the company has worked for decades to extend the value of play beyond U.S. borders. MarketWire

Digital World Expo Offers More Affordable Opportunities for Tech-Media Companies
With exhibit space costs reaching more than $2,500 for other annual conferences like CES, the upcoming Digital World Expo's introductory pricing is $1,500 or less with significant reductions for multiple exhibit space purchases. Best of all, the exhibit hall itself will be free and open to all media professionals to attend. MarketWire

The Autonomous University of Chiapas Implements High-Tech Education
Proxim Wireless Corporation (PINKSHEETS: PRXM), a leading provider of complete indoor and outdoor wireless broadband systems, today announced the completion of a communications network with coverage for the Universidad Autonoma de Chiapas (UNACH), a leading independent university in Mexico. Eleven of the University's municipal campuses now have intercampus voice, data, and video connectivity. MarketWire

Narconon Southern California Publishes Information Resource Websites
Narconon Southern California has published a list of new websites that helps individuals struggling with substances such as prescription pain pills, cocaine, and alcohol find a wealth of news and information at one convenient location. MarketWire

Buccaneer, a Vangent Company, Holds Job Fair in West Des Moines on July 14, 2011
Buccaneer, a Vangent Company, Inc., a rapidly growing information technology firm offering complete computer systems and analytical solutions to both government and corporate clients, today announced it will hold a job fair on July 14, 2011 from 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm at 1401 - 50th Street, Suite 200 in West Des Moines, Iowa. MarketWire

Opto 22 Announces iOS App for Automation and Control Systems
Opto 22 has introduced the Opto iPAC iOS App, offering access to the company's flagship SNAP PAC System via popular mobile devices including the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad MarketWire

BWise Expands Its UK Team With New Sales Director and Business Analyst
BWise, the global leader in Governance, Risk Management and Compliance (GRC) software, announced today that Mike Mather and Tamara King have joined the UK BWise team, respectively as Sales Director and Business Analyst MarketWire

Schneider Electric Completes Move to Datalliance VMI
Datalliance today announced that Schneider Electric has completed the transition of its North American Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) program to the Datalliance VMI platform and service. The program supports 33 of Schneider Electric's top wholesale distributors, and replaces the company's in-house VMI system which was developed in 2005 MarketWire

PTGi Announces the Consummation of Private Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitation Relating to 13.00% Notes Due 2016 and 14.25% Notes Due 2013
Primus Telecommunications Group, Incorporated (NYSE: PTGI) ("PTGi" or the "Company"), a global facilities-based integrated provider of advanced telecommunications products and services, announced today the consummation of the previously announced (i) offers to exchange (the "Exchange Offers") new 10 MarketWire

Great Expressions Dental Centers Acquires Wright Dental Care in Belleair Bluffs, FL
Great Expressions Dental Centers (GEDC) announced it has acquired the Wright Dental Care practice of Dr. Scott Wright DMD, FACP and Dr. Elizabeth Hevia-Wright DMD, located in Belleair Bluffs, Florida. MarketWire

Ixia Announces Preliminary Second Quarter Results
Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA) today reported certain preliminary financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

Zacuto Films Continues Their Behind-the-Scenes Documentary Drama Series
The Zacuto Films behind-the-scenes (BTS) crew reveals more trials and tribulations of shooting an independent documentary film. In Episode 2, "Chasing The Light," the series captures the journey of Director T.C. Johnstone and Producer Greg Kwedar as they finish the last 18-days of filming their upcoming documentary, "Rising From Ashes," a film about Rwandan's first national cycling team. MarketWire

CDEX Announces Shipment of Ten ID2 Meth Scanners
CDEX Inc. (OTCBB: CEXI), a leading developer of chemical detection products, using patented technologies for use in healthcare, safety and security markets, announced today the sale and shipment of 10 units of the ID2 Meth Scanners to the Northeastern Colorado Association of Governments and Healing Tree Addiction Treatment Solutions, Inc MarketWire

Iveda Solutions Taiwan (MEGAsys) Completes New Taipei City Project
Iveda Solutions (OTCBB: IVDA) announced today that MEGAsys, the Company's subsidiary in Taiwan, completed the deployment of the Monitoring Center and video surveillance systems integration for the New Taipei City Police Department. Testing of the new system is currently underway. The contract is expected to result in revenues to MEGAsys of approximately $800,000 in the third quarter of this year MarketWire

"Flashcation" Checklist: Nine Expert Tips to Avoid Common Mistakes on Spontaneous Trip Buys
Spire, a new limited-time luxury hotel deals site, coined the term "flashcation," which is defined as a trip that's booked spontaneously when a traveler finds an outrageously good deal MarketWire

Epicor(R) Introduces Enhanced Service and Maintenance Module for Wholesale Distributors
To help distributors automate the service and maintenance process and meet their customers' needs more quickly and effectively, Epicor Software Corporation (recently combined with Activant Solutions Inc MarketWire

Jack L. Kopnisky Takes the Helm of Provident Bank as New President and Chief Executive Officer
Provident New York Bancorp (NASDAQ: PBNY), the parent company of Provident Bank announced that effective July 6th, 2011, Jack L. Kopnisky officially assumed the position of President and Chief Executive Officer of the company and Provident Bank succeeding George Strayton who recently retired after 25 years at the helm of the Bank. MarketWire

ISI Telemanagement Solutions, Inc. to Exhibit at Cisco Live 2011 -- Booth #2064
ISI Telemanagement Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of call accounting and telecom management solutions for Unified Communications and a Cisco Developer Network member, announced today they will be exhibiting at the upcoming Cisco Live conference in Las Vegas from July 10th through July 14th (Booth #2064) MarketWire

Steelwedge Announces Strong Customer Growth for S&OP Solutions
Steelwedge, the leader in cloud-based sales and operations planning (S&OP) and Integrated Business Planning (IBP), announced today that it grew by more than 46 percent in the first two quarters of 2011 MarketWire

Jablonka Named Controller at Pathfinder Bank
Richard M. Jablonka has been named Controller at Pathfinder Bank (NASDAQ: PBHC), according to James A. Dowd, Senior Vice President and CFO. MarketWire

Local Businesses, Including Autumn - SavATree, Lend a Hand to Historical Society Garden Affected by the Emerald Ash Borer
The Eklund Garden, located at 377 Park Avenue in Glencoe, IL., added its name to a growing list of properties impacted by the proliferation of the emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis), a highly destructive and invasive species of beetle. The garden, which was donated to the Glencoe Historical Society by Sara C. Eklund in 2000, lost five ash trees due to the beetles' presence MarketWire

Koppers Holdings Inc. Schedules Second Quarter 2011 Conference Call
Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP) intends to release its second quarter 2011 financial results before the opening of the markets on Thursday, August 4, 2011, and discuss its results on a conference call later that day at 11:00 a.m. EDT. MarketWire

CWA 2011 Annual Conference 'CONNECTED' Set for Oct. 24-25 in San Antonio
The Construction Writers Association (CWA), an international organization for journalism, photography, marketing and communications professionals in the construction industry, will hold its 2011 annual conference, "CONNECTED," Oct. 24-25 at the Westin Riverwalk in San Antonio, Texas. MarketWire

Market Leader to Release Q2 Results on August 4
Market Leader, Inc. today announced it will host a conference call and live Webcast to discuss second quarter results on Thursday, August 4, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time. To listen to the live conference call, please dial (719) 325-2353. A live Webcast of the call will be available from the Investor Relations section of the company's Web site at MarketWire

First Wyndham Garden Hotel Opens in Puerto Rico
Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, LLC a subsidiary of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: WYN), today welcomed its first Wyndham Garden® property in Puerto Rico, the 107-room Wyndham Garden at Palmas del Mar in Humacao, expanding its Caribbean portfolio of hotels MarketWire

Mindoro Intersects Strong Nickel and Iron Grades at Agata South
Mindoro Resources Ltd (TSX VENTURE: MIO) (ASX: MDO) (Frankfurt:WKN 906167) is pleased to report positive results from its Agata South nickel laterite drilling program, with strong nickel and iron grades intersected at surface and thicker than expected limonite and saprolite profiles. MarketWire

Barona Resort & Casino to Reward Early Risers in July
Monday through Thursday mornings in July, Club Barona members have a chance to win a total of $80,000 in myFREEPLAY prizes during the Early Bird Power Giveaway at Barona Resort & Casino. MarketWire

immediate future Wins Double Accolade in RO Top 100 Agencies Guide
After seven years managing online reputations for global brands, immediate future has proven it is still at the cutting edge of social media. MarketWire

Zion & Zion Expands Internet Marketing and Advanced Analytics Team
Zion & Zion today announces the continued expansion of its team in the key growth areas of Internet Marketing and Advanced Analytics. Zion & Zion is in a relatively unique position amongst full-service agencies MarketWire

PetSmart Charities(R), Humane Society of Boulder Valley to Open Pet Adoption Center
As many as 1,300 dogs and cats in Westminster, Colo. will be saved every year, thanks to a partnership between Humane Society of Boulder Valley (HSBV) and nonprofit PetSmart Charities, Inc. The two have teamed up with support from PetSmart, Inc. to open a pet adoption center inside the PetSmart® store in Westminster, Colo. MarketWire

Empower Yourself With BODYPUMP(R) From Les Mills
Empower yourself this summer with tips from Steven Renata, CEO of Les Mills West Coast and international master trainer. Les Mills' most famous class, BODYPUMP®, is the original barbell class designed and proven to strengthen and sculpt the entire body. This is a challenging workout, but one of the fastest ways to get your body bikini ready for the summer. MarketWire

Peter B. Weprin Joins Capital Markets Group of Brock Securities
Brock Capital Group, a boutique investment advisory firm, today announced that Peter B. Weprin has joined the Brock Capital Markets group as a Senior Managing Director. Weprin will substantially enhance the capital raising and related investment banking activities of the Brock Group. MarketWire Enjoys 200% ROI With eBrandz' SEO Services
Practical Debt Relief, a debt relief company dedicated to assisting consumers overwhelmed with runaway debts, has announced accomplishing a 200% return on investment. This staggering figure has been the result of the search engine optimization tactics deployed by eBrandz, a globally recognized search engine optimization company that has completed more than 6000 projects to its credit. MarketWire

Leading Facebook(R) App for College Roommate Selection, RoomSync(TM), Now Has 20 Universities on Board for 2011 Academic Year
RoomSync (, a leading Facebook application for college roommate selection that has reinvented the roommate-finding process, is now being used by 20 universities across the United States. To date, more than 25,000 students have used the RoomSync app to find their college roommates MarketWire

Box Helps P&G Move 18,000 Users to the Cloud
Box today announced that it signed Procter and Gamble (NYSE: PG) as a customer, bringing Box's cloud content management solution to 18,000 globally distributed P&G employees, with anticipated increased adoption over the next three years. The deployment represents the largest enterprise deal to date for Box. MarketWire

Unique Branding Opportunities With Customized Promotional Products From EmbroidMe
One of the challenges for any company is to find unique and innovative ways to increase brand awareness. Customized promotional products from EmbroidMe are a great way for a company's logo or brand name to be seen and make nice gifts for clients and prospects. When most people think of promotional products, pens and key chains are usually the first to come to mind MarketWire

Leo Improves Zinc Air Generator
Leo Motors, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: LEOM) announced today that it has further developed its Zinc Air Fuel Cell (ZAFC) Generator with additional innovations which it believes can enhance the efficiency of and reduce the size and weight of the ZAFC generator. MarketWire

Green Mountain Completes Beach Haven Fuel Terminal Business Assessment Report for C. Trade Group
Robert Brehm, CEO of Green Mountain Development Corp (PINKSHEETS: GMND), announced today that the company has completed its business assessment report for rehabilitation and operation of the Beach Haven Oil Terminal located in Berwick, Pennsylvania in the Marcellus Shale region MarketWire

Neurokine Selects Cognitive Test Protocols for Post CABG Clinical Trials
Neurokine Pharmaceuticals Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB: NEUKF) is pleased to announce the selection of 11 cognitive battery tests for its coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) neurocognitive impairment clinical trials MarketWire

Verantis Announces Award to Supply an Emission Control System for a Major US Medical Supplier
Verantis Corporation, a global provider of turnkey environmental and process solutions for industrial plants, announced it has received a major project award to supply an emission control system for a large scale sterilization process. A major supplier of medical devices in the U.S MarketWire

Plex Systems Sponsoring World Class Manufacturing Day and Social Media at CAR Management Briefing Seminars
Plex Systems, Inc., provider of Plex Online, Cloud ERP for manufacturers, today announced that it will be the exclusive sponsor of World Class Manufacturing Day and social media at the 2011 Center for Automotive Research (CAR) Management Briefing Seminars (MBS). MarketWire

How to Book a "Flashcation" With Pointers From Spire Expert
With the multitude of flash-sale travel sites out there, choosing the right one can be overwhelming for the consumer. Spire, a new limited-time luxury hotel deals site, has coined "Flashcation," which they define as a trip purchase made when the traveler finds a fantastic deal online MarketWire

MCPc Ranked No. 98 on Everything Channel's VAR500 List
MCPc, Inc., a technology products and solutions provider, has been recognized by Everything Channel as a part of CRN's 2011 VAR500 list. In this ranking of North America's top technology integrators, MCPc placed 98. MarketWire

Farmland Prices Continue Upward March in Two Indiana Auctions
Indiana farmland prices continued their climb last week as farms in Spencer County and northern Randolph County sold at sharp increases to previous sale prices for the same land. Schrader Real Estate & Auction Company conducted both auctions, which brought a combined total of more than $6.68 million. MarketWire

The Ryness Company Celebrates Another Successful Year at the Building Industry Association MAME Awards
The Ryness Company, a full-service sales and marketing firm for new home developers, has once again fortified its position as one of the nation's leading organizations in the new home industry MarketWire

NEWave Launches New Website,
Leading software supplier to the gaming industry NEWave has launched its new company website,, that allows users to quickly and easily navigate to the software solution that best suits their individual business needs. MarketWire

Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers Releases June 2011 Index
While the broader equities market in the United States turned downward during the month of June 2011, the AGEM Index moved nearly equidistant in a positive direction. Although the market capitalization of 12 of the 17 publicly traded global gaming suppliers declined, the overall AGEM Index managed to rise 0.87 points, or nearly 0.8 percent, to 110.61 points MarketWire

Flingo Integrates Web and Television With the First Application Publishing Suite for Smart TVs
Flingo, the leading publisher of applications for the smart TV, today launched the first suite of application publishing products to seamlessly integrate the Web with the TV experience. Already the largest publisher of smart TV apps, Flingo is available on 5.7 million screens in 117 countries, and most smart TVs sold today are already enabled with Flingo MarketWire

Leading Wireless Enterprise Mobility Solutions Provider Deploys Fiorano SOA for Messaging and Integration
Fiorano Software (, a leader in distributed integration technology, announced today that its SOA Platform has been deployed by Unicel Technologies, a leading provider of wireless enterprise mobility solutions. Unicel has deployed Fiorano SOA as their primary middleware architecture, distributed across multiple data centers to enhance performance and reliability. MarketWire

Plantronics to Showcase New UC Audio Devices and Services at Cisco Live 2011
Plantronics (NYSE: PLT) invites all Cisco Live™ 2011 attendees to stop by the Plantronics booth (#2049) to try its new suite of audio endpoints that are compatible with Cisco's Unified Communications platform. Attendees will experience the highly anticipated integration between the Plantronics Voyager® PRO UC with Smart Sensor™ technology and Cisco Cius™ MarketWire

Coveo Wins IBM Netezza Valued Partner Award at the American Business "Stevie Awards" Ceremony
IBM Netezza awarded Coveo its 2011 Valued Partner Award during the American Business Awards' (ABA) Stevie Awards ceremony. Presented by IBM Netezza Principal Support Analyst James Coleman, the award was given to Coveo for its partnership in helping IBM Netezza scale its customer service organization and better serve customers through Coveo's Knowledge 360 Solutions for Customer Service MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology's New Ultra-Miniature SMD Quartz Crystals Combine Low 0.8 mm Profile With Wide 12 MHz to 25 MHz Frequency Range for Handheld Electronic Devices
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced two new series of ultra-miniature SMD quartz crystals with wide frequency ranges of 12 MHz to 25 MHz. To enable smaller end products, the XT23 and XT35 offer ceramic packages measuring 3.2 mm by 2.5 mm and 5.0 mm by 3.2 mm, respectively. Both devices feature a low profile of 0.8 mm. MarketWire

VidSys PSIM Software Helped to Protect National Mall Visitors During Fourth of July Celebrations

Palomar Technologies Exhibits at SEMICON West 2011 and Offers Trade-In Credit for Used Die Attach Systems
Palomar Technologies, the world-leading provider of precision microelectronics and optoelectronic packaging systems, today announced that it will exhibit at SEMICON West 2011 in San Francisco, CA from July 12-14 in booth #5780. MarketWire

Maxwell Systems Named a Constructech 50 Top Construction Technology Company for 2011
Maxwell Systems, Inc., a leading provider of complete construction business management software solutions, today announced that it has been named to the Constructech 50 - 2011. MarketWire Says Mid-Size Truck/SUV Demand Rebounds as Gas Prices Fall, the most recognized name in car leasing, says demand for mid-size trucks and SUV leases has rebounded in just a short time since gas prices have fallen from their springtime highs around $4 per gallon. MarketWire

Tesoro Enterprises Inc. Announces Initial Discussions Regarding Reverse Merger With InPlays Sports Corp.
Tesoro Enterprises Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TSNP) is pleased to provide a corporate update by announcing that the company has entered and continues discussions regarding a reverse merger with InPlays Sports Corp. MarketWire

Big Screen Entertainment Group Options New Screenplay by Award Winning Author and Filmmakers
Big Screen Entertainment Group (PINKSHEETS: BSEG) has optioned the rights to a motion picture screenplay titled GIRL ZERO, devised by husband-and-wife filmmaking partners Eric Shapiro and Rhoda Jordan of Wildlight Entertainment, LLC. MarketWire

100% Perfection Streak Hits 167 Consecutive Winning Trades
Imagine receiving a stock pick or two every week. Now imagine that every pick is a winner, and imagine that lasts for more than two full years -- with every pick hitting pay dirt. Well imagine no more. For the last 16 months there have been 167 consecutive BullTrade "Stock Alerts" sold for a gain MarketWire

Dassault Aviation Adopts the Future Version of the Microsoft Surface Table, the Samsung Sur40 for Microsoft Surface
In a world premiere at the 49th Paris Air Show in Le Bourget, DassaultAviation presented enterprise applications using the future Samsung Sur40tactile table for Microsoft Surface MarketWire

Drug Manufacturers Pay European Key Opinion Leaders EUR 153-EUR 283 per Hour on Average
A new study of European fair-market value benchmarks found that drug manufacturers spend between EUR 153 and EUR 283 for a typical key opinion leader (KOL) engagement in Europe, according to Cutting Edge Information. MarketWire

Mansfield Sales Partners Releases "Agile Sales Force" White Paper
Mansfield Sales Partners, the leading provider of Sales Force Outsourcing in North America, announces the release of a new white paper "Business 2.0 - Creating the Agile Sales Force." Markets are changing rapidly pushed by technology and mass migration of consumers to online shopping and social media MarketWire

Cheezburger Take Over Teh iPhone?
The first official I Can Has Cheezburger? iPhone app is now available and everyone can get their five minutes of happiness, anywhere. Cheezburger ( today unveiled the free app, built using the Red Foundry (www.redfoundry MarketWire

Alvin and the Chipmunks(TM): Chipwrecked Sets Sail for Kinect(TM) for Xbox 360(R), Wii(TM) and Nintendo DS(TM) This Fall From Majesco Entertainment, Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products and Bagdasarian Productions
Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market, Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products and Bagdasarian Productions announced today plans to release the Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked video game based upon the third installment of the blockbuster animated feature film franchise that will hit theatres December 16th, 2011 MarketWire

Wealthy Online Shoppers Rank Top Luxury Retailer Websites; Nordstrom Is Most Visited While Barneys, Bergdorf and Brooks Brothers Tie for First Place Along With Net-A-Porter
Wealthy shoppers earning at least $150,000 a year weigh in on their most and least favorite luxury retail websites in the 2011 Luxury Online Customer Experience Index survey conducted by the independent and objective New York City-based Luxury Institute. MarketWire

P2 Solar Appoints Consultant for Bulgaria
P2 Solar, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB: PTOS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Emil A. Dimitroff as Advising Consultant for Bulgaria. Mr. Dimitroff will focus on working with the Management Team to identify and assist in closing on potential PV solar projects in the country of Bulgaria and elsewhere in Eastern Europe. MarketWire

Medical Affairs Teams Add Health Economics Responsibilities
A new study by Cutting Edge Information finds that 35% of drug companies' medical affairs teams have added health economics and outcomes research (HEOR) responsibilities to their role. MarketWire

Less Time in the Field for MSLs Leads to Fewer New KOL Relationships
The less time a medical science liaison (MSL) spends in the field, the less likely she is to build new thought leader relationships, according to Cutting Edge Information. MarketWire

Travel Ad Network Partners With AudienceScience(R) to Drive Global Targeting Success
AudienceScience®, a global online advertising technology company, today announced that Travel Ad Network, the leading and largest vertical media company in travel, has selected the AudienceScience Gateway data management platform (DMP) to enable its targeting campaigns worldwide. MarketWire

LJ International Inc. Announces 156 ENZO Stores to Date
LJ International Inc. (LJI) (NASDAQ: JADE), a leading jewelry manufacturer and retailer, today announced that its ENZO retail division is operating 156 stores to date, an increase from 138 stores on March 31, 2011. As previously announced, additional ENZO stores are scheduled to open in the second half of 2011, bringing the total count to an estimated 200 stores throughout China by year end. MarketWire

Free Desktop Application From Kratos Networks Helps IT and Physical Security Managers Easily Monitor Cisco VSOM Servers
With networks, IT and security solutions all converging over the Internet Protocol (IP), IT and physical security managers now have a free new app they can use to conveniently monitor the availability and performance of their Cisco Video Surveillance Operations Manager (VSOM) Server thanks to Kratos Networks™ MarketWire

iGo and Shaq Launch All-Star Headphone Line
iGo, Inc. (NASDAQ: IGOI), the most trusted name in the mobile accessory market, is introducing an innovative headphone line specifically designed to maximize the listening experience from iPods and smartphones. The new line, which is championed by basketball legend Shaquille O'Neal, offers outstanding sound quality and sleek, eye-catching designs that are perfect for work, travel or at home. MarketWire

Kendon Industries Releases Newly Designed Single Ride-Up SRL Motorcycle Trailers
Kendon Industries, Inc., the originator of Stand-Up™ motorcycle trailers and innovative motorcycle lifts, expands its trailer offerings with a new ride-up single rail motorcycle trailer MarketWire

Lumenpulse Appoints Chris Christiani as Vice President of Manufacturing and Operations
Lumenpulse Inc., a leading innovator and manufacturer of high performance, architectural LED-based lighting solutions for commercial, institutional, and urban environments, today announced that Chris Christiani, a well known LED manufacturing expert, has joined as vice president of Manufacturing and Operations MarketWire

ResortQuest Announces Participation as the Official Accommodations Sponsor for the 33rd Annual Destin Seafood Festival
ResortQuest® by Wyndham Vacation Rentals will welcome the 33rd Annual Destin Seafood Festival, from September 30 to October 2, 2011, in Destin, Fla. among the scenic fishing docks and fishing fleet marina of the "World's Luckiest Fishing Village." MarketWire

Traveling Gardein Party Encourages Boston Residents to Go Meatless at Least One Day a Week This Summer
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Acceleware Delivers Performance for MicroSeismic's Software: Yielding Faster, Higher Resolution Images
Acceleware® Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: AXE), a leading developer of high performance computing (HPC) solutions for the oil and gas industry, today announced the successful completion of a professional services engagement with MicroSeismic, Inc MarketWire

Man Shing Agricultural Engages Moore Stephens, Hong Kong as Independent Registered Accountants
Man Shing Agricultural Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: MSAH) ("Man Shing" the "Company," "we," "us," or "our"), located in the Shandong Province and one of the largest Chinese exporters of high quality, fresh ginger to Japan, the United Kingdom, and the Netherlands, today announced that it has engaged Moore Stephens, Hong Kong ("Moore Stephens") as the Company's independent registered accounting firm MarketWire

Knovel Announces 2011 Recipients of National Merit Bill Woishnis Scholarship
Knovel, the leading provider of a Web-based application integrating technical information with analytical and search tools, today announces the recipients of the 2011 National Merit Bill Woishnis Scholarship. The scholarship launched in 2010 to honor the life and memory of Bill Woishnis, one of Knovel's co-founders, who passed away on August 2, 2009. MarketWire

Research Report on Pain Therapeutics, Inc. and Cephalon, Inc. -- Companies Help You Feel Better
Today, announced its research report highlighting Pain Therapeutics, Inc. and Cephalon, Inc. Full content and research is available at MarketWire

Research Report on iPass Inc. and CSG Systems International, Inc. -- the Service Market; Through a Screen
Today, announced its research report highlighting iPass Inc. and CSG Systems International, Inc.. Full content and research is available at MarketWire

Equity Research on Urban Outfitters, Inc. and Abercrombie & Fitch Co. -- Fits Like a Glove
Today, released its industry report highlighting Urban Outfitters, Inc. and Abercrombie & Fitch Co. Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at MarketWire

Equity Research on The PMI Group, Inc. and MGIC Investment Corporation -- Safe to Mortgage?
Today, released its industry report highlighting The PMI Group, Inc. and MGIC Investment Corporation. Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at MarketWire

Equity Research on Hutchinson Technology Incorporated and Quantum Corporation -- Recovering With Innovative Software
Today, released its industry report highlighting Hutchinson Technology Incorporated and Quantum Corporation. Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at MarketWire

Equity Research on Express Scripts, Inc. and Medco Health Solutions, Inc. -- New Steps for Health Care
Today, released its industry report highlighting Express Scripts, Inc. and Medco Health Solutions, Inc. Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at MarketWire

Making Things Grow -- Research Report on Converted Organics Inc. and CF Industries Holdings, Inc.
Today, announced its research report highlighting Converted Organics Inc. and CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Full content and research is available at MarketWire

Research Report on Arkansas Best Corporations and YRC Worldwide Inc. -- In It For the Long Haul
Today, announced its research report highlighting Arkansas Best Corporations and YRC Worldwide Inc. Full content and research is available at MarketWire

For The Earth Corporation Partners With Ocozzio for Even Better Revenues
For The Earth Corp (PINKSHEETS: FTEG) is pleased to announce they will be partnering with world-renowned brand and marketing experts, Ocozzio. For the Earth Corporation, known for its flagship product What Odor?™, an environmentally friendly odor-eliminating spray, is a leader in the household/industrial cleaning products and pet products industries MarketWire

Dr. Mark Funkhouser to Focus on Government Efficiency and Effectiveness as Director of the GOVERNING Institute
GOVERNING has appointed former Kansas City, Missouri Mayor, Dr. Mark Funkhouser, as Director of the GOVERNING Institute, a new initiative focused on state and local government performance, innovation, leadership and citizen engagement. MarketWire

LCS Financial Names Mortgage Industry Veteran as Senior Vice President
LCS™ Financial Services Corporation (LCS Financial) announced today that Mike Sullivan has joined the company as Senior Vice President. Mr. Sullivan has over 25 years of industry experience in mortgage servicing operations, default management and real estate. MarketWire

Josh Groban Launches Find Your Light Foundation to Champion Arts Education
Renowned singer-songwriter Josh Groban today announced the creation of his new Find Your Light Foundation. Dedicated to enriching the lives of young people through arts, education and cultural awareness, the foundation is launching its first partnership with Americans for the Arts, the nation's leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts and arts education MarketWire

Kaspersky Lab Video Competition Invites Aspiring Film Makers to Bring "The Best of Both Worlds" to Life
Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content and threat management solutions, kicked off a video competition for aspiring filmmakers to create a short, two-minute film. Filmmakers are invited to creatively bring the concept of "The Best of Both Worlds" to life through video. The closing date for entries is July 18, 2011. MarketWire

Vistaprint Earns a Number of Local Industry Awards
Vistaprint N.V. (NASDAQ: VPRT), a leading online provider of professional marketing products and services to micro businesses, today announced that Vistaprint USA, Incorporated ("Vistaprint USA"), located in Lexington, Mass., has received a number of industry awards in the Massachusetts area. Vistaprint USA was recently named to the Boston Business Journal's Best Places to Work list for 2011 MarketWire

Maxcess International Selects iQuote Xpress for Providing Quotations
iQuote Xpress, a leading provider of sales configurator, e-catalog and proposal software-as-a-service (SaaS), announced that Maxcess International, a leading provider of security display technology, has selected iQuote Xpress MarketWire

Continuum Honored With Seven International Design Excellence Awards
Continuum, a global innovation and design consultancy, announced today the company has received seven International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) from the Industrial Design Society of America (IDSA) MarketWire

Addonics New Hard Drive Duplicator Copies up to 11 Drives Simultaneously
Addonics Technologies ( today announced the Addonics 1:11 HDD (Hard Disk Drive) Duplicator, which can copy up to 11 target drives from a single source or duplicate any SATA or IDE HDD drive in a 3.5" or 2.5" form factor. The HDD duplicator is an ideal solution for production or data distribution applications. MarketWire

Safeway Inc. to Webcast Second Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call
Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) will host a conference call with investors on Thursday, July 21, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. ET (8:00 a.m. PT) to discuss its second quarter 2011 earnings. MarketWire

China Auto Logistics Announces $5.25 Million Private Equity Placement Above Market Price
China Auto Logistics Inc MarketWire

AsepticSure(TM) Hospital Disinfection System Wins International Acclaim From World Health Organization
Medizone International, Inc. (OTCBB: MZEI) (OTCQB: MZEI) proudly announces that its flagship disinfection technology, AsepticSure™, has won a prestigious international award for innovation. The award was received in a competition recently held at the World Health Organization's first International Conference on Prevention and Infection Control (ICPIC) in Geneva, Switzerland. MarketWire

Aroway Energy Inc. Acquires Land & Well Bores
AROWAY ENERGY INC. (TSX VENTURE: ARW)(PINK SHEETS: ARWJF) ( (the "Company") reports that the Company together with its Joint Venture Partner (the "Partnership") have completed a transaction to acquire certain lands in its core area with a third party private oil and gas company. The particulars of the agreement are as follows: MarketWire

Gold River Productions Introduces Lightweight, Durable, All-Composite Sea Freight Containers
Gold River Productions (PINKSHEETS: GRPS), a developer and designer of patented and patent-pending renewable energy technologies and all-composite products, announced today details of its latest innovation for the marine industry, the all composite sea freight container MarketWire

SMA Alliance, Inc. to Boost Auto Dealer Lead Conversions by 10%
SMA Alliance, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SMAA) has secured distribution rights to an Innovative "Lead Capture Generator" within the Automotive Industry, which can boost the conversion of the thousands of leads generated daily for SMAA's automobile dealer clients. MarketWire

Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Reports 13% Increase in First Quarter Revenues
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. (NASDAQ: RMCF), which franchises/operates gourmet chocolate and self-serve frozenyogurt stores and manufactures an extensive line of premium chocolates andother confectionery products, today reported its operating results for thefirst quarter of FY2012. MarketWire

JDSU Acquires Critical Assets From QuantaSol for CPV Solar Offering
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) today announced that it has acquired critical product design, patented intellectual property and other assets from QuantaSol, a concentrated photovoltaic (CPV) provider based in the United Kingdom. MarketWire

Ameristar Casinos Announces Schedule for Release of 2Q 2011 Financial Results and Earnings Conference Call
Ameristar Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASCA) plans to release its second quarter 2011 financial results at 9 a.m. EDT Wednesday, August 3, 2011. A conference call discussing the Company's quarterly earnings will follow at 11 a.m. EDT. MarketWire

Global NuTech, Inc. Natural Degreaser and Cleaning Products to Be Sold Online by Green Product Sales Specialists
Global NuTech, Inc. (OTCBB: BOCL) ( announced today that their Green Rhino™ line of environmentally-safe cleaning and degreaser products will be promoted and sold on the Internet. e-Green Marketing Company (see is a green business funding, product development, Internet and International sales company. MarketWire

TeleCommunication Systems Sets Second Quarter 2011 Conference Call for Thursday, July 28, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. ET
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, will hold a conference call on Thursday, July 28, at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time to discuss results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011. Financial results will be issued in a press release after the close of the market on the same day. MarketWire

Varian Semiconductor Equipment Associates Announces Plans to Report Its Fiscal 2011 Third Quarter Results
Varian Semiconductor Equipment Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ: VSEA) today announced that the company plans to report its fiscal 2011 third quarter results after the market closes on Thursday, July 28, 2011. MarketWire

U.S. Private-Sector Employment Increased by 157,000 Jobs in June, According to ADP National Employment Report
Private-sector employment increased by 157,000 from May to June on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to the latest Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP®) released today. The ADP National Employment Report, created by Automatic Data Processing, Inc MarketWire

Network Equipment Technologies Completes Interoperability Testing of VX Series Gateway With Business Communications Software From Interactive Intelligence
Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. ("NET") (NASDAQ: NWK) announced today that it has completed interoperability testing of its VX Series gateway for use with the Interactive Intelligence all-in-one IP communications software suite, Customer Interaction Center™ (CIC). MarketWire

Kratos Releases Newest Versions of NeuralStar and dopplerVUE Network Management Products
Kratos Networks™ announced new releases for its network management products: NeuralStar® version 9.8 for enterprise-class distributed management and dopplerVUE® version 2.3 for business-class networks MarketWire

AltiGen and Outsourcery Partner to Deliver Hosted Contact Centre for Microsoft Lync Server
AltiGen Communications, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ATGN), the leading provider of integrated Microsoft-based Unified Communications solutions, and Outsourcery, the UK's leading Cloud Service Provider, today announced a new business partnership in which Outsourcery will offer AltiGen's MaxACD for Lync in conjunction with its Outsourcery Unified Lync solution. MarketWire

Environmental Infrastructure Holdings Corp. Announces Equisol Energy Services Obtains EPA Certification

Teleperformance Receives 2011 CRM Excellence Award From Customer Interaction Solutions Magazine
Teleperformance announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named the company as a recipient of a Customer Interaction Solutions® magazine 2011 CRM Excellence Award. Customer Interaction Solutions has been the premier publication in the CRM, contact center and teleservices industries since 1982. MarketWire

OPXBIO Raises $36.5 Million to Accelerate Commercialization of Renewable Chemicals
OPX Biotechnologies Inc. (OPXBIO) today announced it has raised $36.5 million in the first closing of its C-Round private equity financing. The investment will accelerate OPXBIO's development and commercialization of renewable, bio-based chemicals and fuels that are lower cost, higher return and more sustainable than existing petroleum-based products MarketWire

Common's New Single "Ghetto Dreams" Available on iTunes
Warner Bros. (NYSE: WMG) -- Grammy Award winning rapper, actor and activist Common released his first single "Ghetto Dreams" featuring hip-hop's elite Nas from his forthcoming album "The Dreamer, The Believer" on iTunes following stellar reviews from fans and the online community. Buy links as follows: MarketWire

Augme Technologies Launches New Branding to Embrace Recent Growth
Augme Technologies, Inc MarketWire

TIBCO Fuels Social Business Adoption With Partner Initiative
TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) today announced tibbr® Social Club -- its new global partner initiative for the company's enterprise social computing platform -- tibbr® MarketWire

Plantronics to Showcase UC Audio Devices and Global Implementation Tools at Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2011
Plantronics (NYSE: PLT) invites Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference attendees to stop by the Plantronics booth (#448) to experience first-hand how using Plantronics audio devices can help companies realize the vision of a constantly connected workforce -- whether working on-site or in the Cloud MarketWire

Carter Pate Appointed as New CEO of MV Transportation, Inc.
Mr. Jon Monson, Chairman of the Board of MV Transportation, Inc. (MV) is pleased to announce Mr. Carter Pate has been appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the firm, effective August 15, 2011. In addition, Mr. Pate will serve as CEO of all MV's subsidiaries and will become a member of the company's Board of Directors. MarketWire

Texas Children's Hospital Implants Its 1st SynCardia Total Artificial Heart to Save 17-Year-Old Suffering From Biventricular Heart Failure
SynCardia Systems, Inc. ( announced today that Texas Children's Hospital in Houston performed its first implant of the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart on May 22, to save the life of 17-year-old Jordan Merecka. Texas Children's is the first pediatric hospital in the world to implant SynCardia's Total Artificial Heart. MarketWire

Gateway Kicks Up Chic Styling on Revamped Gateway ID and Gateway NV Series Notebook Lines
Gateway today introduces the revamped style of its two lines of Gateway notebook PCs -- the Gateway ID Series and Gateway NV Series. Both updated lines feature incredibly stylish designs in the most in-demand sizes, powered by the latest in mobile technology. MarketWire

PriceSmart Announces Third Quarter Results of Operations and Option Agreement to Purchase Land in Cali, Colombia
PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ: PSMT) ( today announced its results of operations for the third quarter of fiscal year 2011 which ended on May 31, 2011. MarketWire

Veterans Canteen Service Transforms Its Retail Business With Oracle Retail Applications
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Peregrine to Report Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2011 Financial Results After Market Close on July 14, 2011
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PPHM), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-class monoclonal antibodies for the treatment of cancer and viral infections, today announced that it will report financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2011 on July 14, 2011 after market close and will host a conference call and webcast at 4:30 p.m. EDT (1:30 p.m MarketWire Sets Date to Announce Second Quarter 2011 Results® (NASDAQ: SPRT), a leading provider of cloud-based technology services and software for consumers and small business, today announced that it plans to release second quarter 2011 financial results after market close on Wednesday, July 27, 2011. MarketWire

Pelican Rugged Tool Chest That Works Anywhere
Imagine travelling to a remote oil field to make an emergency repair. You rush from your cool, air-conditioned aircraft to the sweltering rig, eager to get to work, and your tool chest won't open. This isn't a nightmare. It's a very real scenario that could easily result from a rapid change in altitude or temperature causing a vacuum within the tool case. MarketWire

1st Global Financial Corporation Completes Purchase of 100 Acres in Deserts Hot Springs, California
1st Global Financial Corporation (PINKSHEETS: FGBF) is proud to announce that it has completed the purchase of over 100 acres of undeveloped commercial property located in the city of Desert Hot Springs. The purchase price was over $1,000,000 which includes the existing property taxes MarketWire

BCM Named Interactive TV Partner in New iLaunch Suite of Plug-and-Play Solutions From itaas
BCM, an interactive television solution provider, has been named a technology partner in the new itaas iLaunch suite, which runs on the TV Works platform. This interactive TV starter package will provide cable operators with the tools to quickly and easily implement applications using Enhanced Binary Interchange Format (EBIF) technology MarketWire

Avaya Positioned as a Leader in Magic Quadrant for Contact Center Infrastructure Worldwide
Avaya, a global provider of business communications and collaboration systems and services, today announced that the company was positioned as a Leader in the recently published 2011 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Contact Center Infrastructure, Worldwide.(1) MarketWire

Metso to supply one of the world's largest biomass boilers to US power producer
Metso Corporation's press release on July 7, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. local timeThe investment is an important milestone for renewable energy projects forthe US, estimating clean electricity production for approximately 70 000homes MarketWire

Overland Storage Expands Higher Education Footprint With More Than Two Thousand Successful Product Deployments
Overland Storage (NASDAQ: OVRL), the trusted global provider of effortless data management and data protection solutions across the data lifecycle, today announced that it has expanded its product deployment footprint in the higher education market with over two thousand college, university and vocational school deployments across the globe MarketWire

Radient Pharmaceuticals' Onko-Sure(R) Is Proven Effective in Early Detection of Lung Cancer
Radient Pharmaceuticals Corporation "the Company" or "RPC" (OTCQX: RXPC) (PINKSHEETS: RXPC), a developer and marketer of In Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) cancer tests, announced today that researchers at the University of Chile, CeTeCancer (Center for Cancer Technologies), presented a scientific poster and clinical research findings at the 14th Annual World Conference on Lung Cancer in Amsterdam MarketWire

First Corporation Retains Private Trading Systems to Report on Efficacy of Gecko Software
First Corporation (OTCBB: FSTC) has retained Private Trading Systems PLC (PTS) to report on the efficacy of Gecko Landmarks Ltd. software. The Company recently announced a Letter of Intent to acquire an initial 10% equity interest in Gecko, the producer of the highly innovative Global Landmark Data and related software technology MarketWire

San Gold Reports Record Quarterly Gold Production and Provides Notice of Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results Conference Call
San Gold Corporation (TSX: SGR) (OTCQX: SGRCF) ("San Gold" or the "Company") reports preliminary operating results for the second quarter of 2011. The Company is also announcing that it plans to report second quarter 2011 financial results before market open on Monday, August 15, 2011, and that senior management will host a conference call that day at 11:00 am Eastern Standard Time. MarketWire

Premier Healthcare Alliance Honors The St. John Companies With Supplier Performance Award
Premier, a collaborative alliance of healthcare facilities with an aim of improving community health through high-quality and cost-effective services, has recognized The St. John Companies with a Supplier Performance Award. St. John is a leading provider of wristbands, labels, medical records and imaging solutions MarketWire

IntelliCell BioSciences, Inc. Announces Name Change From Media Exchange Group, Inc. and New Trading Symbol "SVFC"
IntelliCell BioSciences, Inc. (OTCQB: SVFC) (PINKSHEETS: SVFC) and formerly (OTCQB: CWLC) (PINKSHEETS: CWLC) ("IntelliCell" or the "Company"), a leader in regenerative medicine and the manufacturing of stromal vascular fraction (SVF) containing adipose derived adult stem cells, today announced that it has changed its name from Media Exchange Group, Inc. to IntelliCell BioSciences, Inc MarketWire

Texas Baseload Power Plant Faces Vote on Water Supply, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The White Stallion Energy Center, a $2.5 billion, 1,320-megawatt (MW) solid-fuel power plant that is planned for construction about 90 miles southwest of Houston, moved one step closer to reality recently, when a local water supplier determined it had enough water to supply the power plant with cooling water MarketWire

Fuel Cells Providing Green Options for Combined Heat and Power Applications, a Feature of "Industry Today" on
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The desire for green energy solutions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions is driving the development of fuel cell technology. Recently, a number of small-scale fuel cell power plants have come online, including those constructed by FuelCell Energy Incorporated (NASDAQ:FCEL) (Danbury, Connecticut). MarketWire

Cubic Appoints New U.K. Regional Director for Defense Systems
Cubic Defense Applications, Inc., the defense systems business unit of Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB), announced today that David Eadie CBE has joined Cubic to lead the company's activities in the United Kingdom. He succeeds Brig. David Williams who plans to retire. Eadie will lead all business development and program activities in the U.K. and support regional marketing activities. MarketWire

Food & Beverage Companies to Invest $2.2 Billion in Warehouse and Distribution Centers, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Industrial Info is currently tracking more than $2.2 billion in expenditures in the North American Food & Beverage Industry that are specifically aimed at warehouse and distribution centers. This figure includes both grassroot construction and expansions of existing warehouses. MarketWire

Hampton Growth (HGR) Selected as a Sponsor of the 2011 Global Hunter Securities Conference in San Francisco
Hampton Growth (HGR), an innovative boutique investor relations and communications firm focusing on high-growth companies, today announced it was selected to be a sponsor of the 2011 Global Hunter Securities (GHS) Conference being held July 17-19, 2011, at the InterContinental Hotel in San Francisco. MarketWire Reveals the 10 Commandments of Cable Management
Give a cable an inch, and it'll take a mile. Like people, cables and wires tend to run wild and get into some messy situations if they're not subject to a few rules and regulations every now and then. It's time to lay down the law with a little cable management. MarketWire

CHDT Corp - Mini Eco-i-Lite to Be Featured in National Specialty Retailer's 2011 Holiday Program
Capstone Industries, a South Florida-based subsidiary of CHDT Corporation (OTCBB: CHDO), announced today the Company's Mini Eco-i-Lite will, once again, be a part of the Holiday Promo at a National Specialty Retailer. This will be the third consecutive year the product is included in the Program, due to its continuously strong performance during the holiday season. MarketWire

iiNet Pioneers 100GbE With New Juniper Networks Backbone
Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) today announced that its routers are being used by iiNet (ASX: IIN), a leading Australian DSL Internet service provider. iiNet migrated its backbone to Juniper Networks® T1600 Core Routers at the beginning of this year and started a two-month trial of Juniper's 100GbE interface cards in May -- the first 100GbE deployment in the Asia Pacific market. MarketWire

Prometric Ireland Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary of Irish Office
Prometric, trusted provider of market-leading test development and delivery solutions, today announced that it is celebrating its 10th year of establishing corporate operations in Ireland MarketWire

dmexco 2011 Will Be the Largest Expo in the World Since the Beginning of Digital Marketing
The demand from companies at home and abroad is ongoing: More than 400 exhibitors from all over the globe have booked stands at the leading international expo and conference for digital business -- this already corresponds to a 20% increase compared to the previous year MarketWire

STATS ChipPAC Schedules Second Quarter 2011 Results Conference Call
STATS ChipPAC Ltd. ("STATS ChipPAC" or the "Company") (SGX-ST: STATSChP), a leading semiconductor test and advanced packaging service provider, today announced it will hold a conference call with analysts and investors on Friday, 29 July 2011 at 8.00 am in Singapore to discuss the Company's results for the second quarter 2011 and business outlook for the third quarter 2011. MarketWire

PhoCusWright Releases Key U.S. Traveler Insights
As the second half of 2011 gets underway, U.S. travelers may finally be getting their groove back, according to a new report ( from travel industry authority PhoCusWright. After a tepid return to leisure travel in 2010, many consumers are eager to bid farewell to financial worries and get away for a well-deserved vacation MarketWire

Allied Electronics Receives Excellence Award From Pepperl+Fuchs
Allied Electronics recently received the Excellence Award by Pepperl+Fuchs, a leading developer and manufacturer of electronic sensors and components for the global automation market. Allied received the award for achieving the highest annual growth percentage for Pepperl+Fuchs. MarketWire

Kantar Health France Appoints Dr. Oria Madi Post-Approval and Non-Interventional Studies Director
Kantar Health, a leading healthcare-focused global consultancy and marketing insights company, has appointed Dr. Oria Madi as Post-Approval and Non-Interventional Studies Director. Dr. Madi will be in charge of growing Kantar Health France's expertise in non-interventional and pharmacoepidemiological studies and will work closely with Dr. Michel Murino, CEO of Kantar Health France. MarketWire

Cegedim : 2010 audited Pharmaceutical marketing expenditure results published by Cegedim Strategic Data (CSD)
Growth in China, Latin America, Japan offset by significant declines inthe USAand major European markets. Cegedim Strategic Data (CSD), leading provider ofintegrated healthcare research, has released worldwide auditedmarketingexpenditure figures for full year 2010. According to CSD, worldwide spending on sales force and other marketingchannelsedged up 1 MarketWire

MediaMind Technologies Chooses TRUSTe as Global Partner for Online Behavioral Advertising Privacy Services
TRUSTe, the leading online privacy solutions provider and largest provider of Online Behavior Advertising (OBA) compliance solutions with over 10 billion icon impressions per month, today announced that MediaMind Technologies, Inc MarketWire

Sharon Besser, Net Optics VP of Technology, to Deliver Keynote Address at UK Workshop on High-Speed Network Monitoring
Net Optics, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent access and monitoring architecture solutions delivering real-time IT visibility, monitoring and control, today announced that Sharon Besser, Vice President of Technology, will speak on key aspects of Network Intelligence at the Second Workshop and Exhibition on High-Speed Network Monitoring MarketWire

Costco Wholesale Corporation Reports June Sales Results
Costco Wholesale Corporation ("Costco" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: COST) today reported net sales of $8.69 billion for the month of June, the five weeks ended July 3, 2011, an increase of 18 percent from $7.33 billion during the similar period last year. This year's five-week period included 34 days in the U.S. (U.S. warehouses closed Memorial Day) versus 33 days last year (U.S MarketWire

5BARz International Inc. - Establishes Listing on the Berlin Stock Exchange
5BARz International Inc. (OTCBB: BARZ) (hereafter "5BARz" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Company's securities have today commenced trading on the Berlin Stock Exchange ( under the symbol "O5B". The Company's lead broker, Baader Bank AG, is one of the leading securities trading banks in Europe and has sponsored 5BARz International Inc MarketWire

Don't Miss Spectacular Pricing During William Lyon Homes' Stars & Stripes Savings Event at Sage Court and Gardenia

Electronic Control Security, Inc. Introduces New Line of Long-Range Day/Night Cameras and Thermal Imaging Technologies
Electronic Control Security, Inc. (OTCBB: EKCS) (ECSI) (www.ecsiinternational MarketWire

Atlantis Internet Group Corporation Signs Agreement With Entwine Tech to Supply Live Dealer Games to Its Tribal Gaming Network
Atlantis Internet Group Corporation (PINKSHEETS: ATIG) announced today it has entered into an agreement with Entwine Tech, the leading Live Online Dealer Software Provider in the World. Entwine will supply its state-of-the-art Live Dealer software to ATIG's Tribal Gaming Network (TGN) joining numerous other world-leading gaming providers supporting the Network MarketWire

My Big Fat Greek Restaurant to Cater The Great 2011 Midwest Balloon Fest VIP Tent, Starting Today
My Big Fat Greek Restaurant ( is proud to announce it has been selected to cater The Great Midwest Balloon Fest VIP Tent on July 8-11. The restaurant will also have a booth at the festival and encourages all attendees to come by and sample their fresh and delicious fare. MarketWire

Solteq Plc        ANNOUNCEMENT         7.7.2011 SHARE REPURCHASE 7.7.2011 In the Helsinki Stock Exchange   Trade date7.7.2011 Bourse tradeBUYShareSTQ1VAmount1.000sharesTotal cost1 GlobeNewswire

Sika acquires contract manufacturer in Switzerland
Sika AG /Sika acquires contract manufacturer in Switzerland. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Chaarat Gold Holdings Limited: Result of AGM

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Berong Nickel Corporation: Shipment Update
Toledo Mining Corporation plc("Toledo" or the "Company") (AIM:TMC)Berong Nickel Corporation: Shipment Update GlobeNewswire

Omnicare to Release Second-Quarter 2011 Financial Results and Hold Conference Call on Tuesday, July 26, 2011
COVINGTON, Ky., July 7, 2011 - Omnicare, Inc. (NYSE:OCR), will release its financial results for the second-quarter ended June 30, 2011, before the market opens on Tuesday, July 26, 2011. GlobeNewswire

Corio signs € 600 m Revolving Credit Facility

Invitation to Nobia's presentation of the interim report for Q2 2011
Nobia will publish its report for the second quarter of 2011 on Tuesday, 19 July at 1:00 p.m. GlobeNewswire

Mobistar remains the favourite telecom supplier of the Flemish Authorities
Brussels, July 7, 2011 - Mobistar is signing the 3rd extension and expansion of its contract with the Flemish Authorities to supply telecom services to all Flemish Ministries and Agencies. The contract covers both fix and mobile telecom services, and is valid for a 7-year period. This reinforces Mobistar's position as convergent player on the telecom market for businesses. GlobeNewswire


Invitation to Statoil Fuel & Retail's Q2 2011 presentation
7 July 2011 - Statoil Fuel & Retail ASA (ticker: SFR) will publish its results for the second quarter 2011 at 07:30 CEST on 27 July 2011. A presentation will be held the same day at 09:00 CEST at the company's headquarters, Sørkedalsveien 8, Oslo, Norway. The presentation and subsequent Q&A session will be held in English and the event will be webcast live GlobeNewswire

Veidekke develops infrastructure on Svalbard
Store Norske Spitsbergen Kullkompani AS has awarded a contract to Veidekke Entreprenør AS for developing the infrastructure of the Lunckefjell project on Svalbard. This will be a turnkey contract with a value of NOK 196 million, excluding VAT and options. GlobeNewswire

Correction of the Press Release 7 July 2011
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Metso to supply one of the world's largest biomass boilers to US power producer
Metso Corporation's press release on July 7, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. local time GlobeNewswire

Successful issue of USD 1 billion global benchmark bond
Swedish Export Credit Corporation has issued a USD 1 billion five year benchmark bond. The issue was made in cooperation with Barclays, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley. GlobeNewswire

USG People to strengthen profitability after successful implementation of IT systems and streamlining of support processes in the Netherlands
Almere, 7 July 2011 - After completing the successful implementation of new IT systems at its Dutch back-office operations USG People is set to take further steps to structurally reduce operating costs. The measures involved will deliver a structural improvement in the operating result of € 27 million on an annual basis GlobeNewswire

Capital Increase of Acazis AG at a ratio of 1:2
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Sales growth RoodMicrotec continues in first half 2011
The provisional sales of € 8.634 million for the first half of 2011 constituted a significant 17.8% increase compared to the first half of 2010 (HY1 2010: € 7.328 million) at a provisional gross margin of approx. 80% (HY1 2010: 75%). Test Engineering recorded the strongest growth at 46.4% GlobeNewswire

Evotec announces multi-target collaboration with UCB in neurodegenerative and neurological diseases
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Drilling Results and Resource Update
Chaarat Gold Holdings Limited GlobeNewswire

Heijmans selected for 'Utrecht CS Local Train Service' contract
's-Hertogenbosch - ProRail will award the contract for the 'expansion of platform 1 and 2 (Local Train Service)' of Utrecht Central Station (CS) to Heijmans. This concerns a proposed award. Work planning will start immediately and the entire works is to be completed by the spring of 2014. The contract for this project is valued at almost € 18 million GlobeNewswire

Kvaerner - Expiry of Creditor Notice Period; Timetable for Consummation of the Demerger
The creditor notice period applicable to the demerger of Aker Solutions expired at 24:00 hours CET on 6 July 2011. All conditions to consummation of the demerger have accordingly been satisfied and the consummation of the demerger will be registered with the Norwegian Registry of Business Enterprises (Nw. Foretaksregisteret) following close of trading on the Oslo Stock Exchange (Nw GlobeNewswire

Rezidor signs and opens the Radisson Royal Hotel, Dubai and the Radisson Blu Resort, Fujairah Dibba
The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide, announces two new key properties in the United Arab Emirates: The Radisson Royal Hotel, Dubai featuring 471 rooms and the Radisson Blu Resort, Fujairah Dibba with 257 rooms - both managed by JAL in the past - will be operated under the group's successful core brand with immediate effect GlobeNewswire

Crucell Discovers Important New Antibody Against Influenza A
Leiden, The Netherlands (July 7, 2011) - Dutch biopharmaceutical company Crucell N.V. and The Scripps Research Institute today published an article in the world's leading journal of original scientific research Science describing Crucell's novel anti-influenza antibody CR8020 and how it neutralizes group 2 influenza A viruses GlobeNewswire

Addex Announces Corporate Reorganization and Restructuring Initiative to Strengthen Its Leadership Position in Allosteric Modulation-Based Drug Discovery and Development
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Axelar reports completion of the Phase I/II safety study with AXL1717 in cancer patients
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - July 7, 2011. Axelar AB, a Karolinska Development portfolio company, today announced the completion of the Phase I/II clinical safety trial carried out in Sweden in patients with solid tumors. The preliminary results of the study will be presented at the European Multidisciplinary Cancer Congress (ESMO) meeting in Stockholm, Sweden, on September 26, 2011. GlobeNewswire

RHJ International: Kleinwort Benson Group and Deutsche Bank in Exclusive Negotiations on the Sale of Germany's BHF-Bank
Brussels, July 7, 2011 - RHJ International, through its wholly owned subsidiary Kleinwort Benson Group ("Kleinwort Benson Group"), is in exclusive negotiations with Deutsche Bank to acquire BHF-Bank, one of Germany's strong banking brands with a long and successful tradition in Private Banking, Asset Management, Financial Markets and Corporate Banking. GlobeNewswire

AGM Statement
Chaarat Gold Holdings Limited("Chaarat" or "the Company") GlobeNewswire

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