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IOC reports loss of 22,451 crore in first quarter
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SGEN Misses Low Expectations, Shares Could Continue to Decline
Seattle Genetics (NASDAQ:SGEN) missed earnings expectations again, leaving analysts and investors uncertain about the company's 2012 revenue guidance and beyond. Major shareholders may seek to trim positions, and some, like Wellington Management and Baker Brothers Life Sciences, already have as SGEN's $2 ACN Newswire

Zhone Technologies More Than Doubles MXK Deployments, Builds on Global Fiber Demand
Contacts Aurora Arlet Zhone Investor Relations Edelman for Zhone Public Relations Tel: +1 510.777.7013 Tel: +1 404.908.3186 Fax: +1 510.777.7001 E: E: MXK central to leadership in FTTx market, increased customer deployments and multi-region growthOakland, CA - Aug 9, 2012 -Zhone Technologies, Inc ACN Newswire

Meeting the Clean Energy Demand in Australia
"In Australia there is a strong demand for generation from cleaner sources," says Andrew Krotewicz, Executive General Manager Asset Strategy, CS Energy. This demand is driven by a national compulsory target to achieve 20 per cent renewable generationby 2020 and by the introduction of a price on carbon, he adds ACN Newswire

Questel on Monitoring All Patents Relevant to the Business
London, UK, August 8, 2012 - To ensure that the organisation's intellectual property (IP) is protected and that no patents are infringed, IP Counsel need to find and watch all of the patents relevant to the business, says Charles Besson, Chief Executive Officer, Questel. "IP assets are key to a company's success," he adds ACN Newswire

Toyota to Jointly Test On-Demand Bus System in Tohoku
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) has entered into an agreement with Kamaishi City, Iwate Prefecture in the Tohoku region of Japan to jointly test an on-demand bus system from October this year until March 2015. The transportation system is to link temporary housing units in northern Kamaishi City, an area affected by the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake, with the downtown area ACN Newswire

Toyota to Build Engine Plant in Brazil
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) plans to construct an engine plant in Porto Feliz, Sao Paulo in the Federative Republic of Brazil that is to produce engines for the "Etios" and "Corolla" compact sedans. The move is aimed at furthering local production in an automobile market expected to undergo consistent growth. The new engine plant is planned to produce 1.3-liter and 1 ACN Newswire

2012 JETRO Global Trade and Investment Report
JETRO today released its "2012 Global Trade and Investment Report".Key points:1. High growth potential among emerging countries, in spite of the slowing world economy2. World trade hits a record high but then rapidly decreases in 2012, while the trade structure of emerging countries changes3 ACN Newswire

AAM announces new manufacturing facility in Chennai, India
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ETC begins installation of USAF Authentic Tactical Flight Simulator (ATFS) at WPAFB.
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Researchers Call for Integration of Public Art in Malaysian Urban Landscapes
Concerns over the current situation of public art in Malaysia prompted Mohd Fabian Bin Hasna and colleagues of Universiti Putra Malaysia, to assess possible solutions to the problem.Writing in the latest issue of the Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities they define public art as: an 'art form that exists in public space for public view' ACN Newswire

MRV Announces Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results
MRV Communications, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MRVC) ("MRV" or the "Company"), a leading provider of optical communications network infrastructure equipment and integration and managed services, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

MRV Announces Conclusion of Exploration of Strategic Alternatives
MRV Communications, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MRVC) ("MRV" or the "Company"), a leading provider of optical communications network infrastructure equipment and integration and managed services, today announced the conclusion of its previously announced exploration of strategic alternatives MarketWire

Kid Brands, Inc. to Discuss Second Quarter 2012 Results on August 14, 2012
Kid Brands, Inc. (NYSE: KID) today announced that management will host a conference call and audio webcast on Tuesday, August 14, 2012, at 9:00 a.m. ET to discuss its second quarter 2012 financial results MarketWire

ML Macadamia Orchards, L.P. Reports Second Quarter 2012 Earnings
ML Macadamia Orchards, L.P. (OTCQX: NNUT) (PINKSHEETS: NNUT) today reported a net loss of $797,000, or ($0.11) per Class A Unit for the second quarter of 2012 on revenues of $745,000. In the second quarter of 2011, the company reported a net profit of $66,000, or $0.01 per Class A Unit on revenues of $384,000 MarketWire

Talon International Sets Second Quarter and Six Months for 2012 Investor Conference Call for Monday, August 13, 2012 at 4:30 p.m. ET
Talon International, Inc. (OTCQB: TALN), a leading global supplier of zippers, apparel fasteners, trim and interlining products, will hold a conference call on Monday, August 13, 2012 to discuss its second quarter financial results for the period ended June 30, 2012. The results will be issued in a press release after the close of market on August 13, 2012. MarketWire

Boot Barn Announces Agreement to Acquire RCC Western Stores
Boot Barn, America's favorite western and work wear store, has reached an agreement to acquire RCC Western Stores, including the company's 29 stores and online retail website ( Boot Barn stores are located in the Western half of the United States while RCC has a strong presence in the Midwest and the South MarketWire

TV's "Too Fat for 15" Featured Weight Loss Facility, Wellspring Academy of the Carolinas, Announces New College Program
One-third of Americans are overweight and less than one-half engage in the minimum-recommended 2.5 hours of physical activity each week according to a recent report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This includes college-aged young adults MarketWire

Intergraph(R) Names FLSmidth, Mott MacDonald, and L&T Chiyoda Winners in the CADWorx(R) & Analysis University 2012 Drivers of Success User Competition
Intergraph has announced the 2012 CADWorx & Analysis University 2012 (CAU2012) Drivers of Success winners which include FLSmidth of Denmark for CADWorx, Mott MacDonald of the UK for CAESAR II, and L&T Chiyoda Ltd. of India for PV Elite. MarketWire

Goldenberg Heller Antognoli & Rowland, P.C. Welcomes Consolidation of Pending and Future Pradaxa Lawsuits in Southern Illinois
Goldenberg Heller Antognoli & Rowland, P.C., a national consumer safety law firm in Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois -- -- welcomes today's decision by the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation to transfer and consolidate all pending and future federal lawsuits involving the anticoagulant Pradaxa, In Re: Pradaxa Product Liability Litigation, MDL No MarketWire

BIO-key(R) International Announces Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule
BIO-key International, Inc. (OTCBB: BKYI), a global leader in fingerprint biometric identification solutions and advanced mobile identification technology, today reported that the company plans to release second quarter, Fiscal 2012 financial results on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 MarketWire

My Gym Enrollment Now Includes Innovative "Building Blocks Program"
My Gym children's fitness centers, members of the My Gym Enterprise's international group of children's health and fitness centers, now offer the company's new interactive Building Blocks Program to all enrolled children aged 2.5 years and older MarketWire

Crexendo Reports Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Crexendo, Inc. (NYSE MKT: EXE), a hosted services company that provides e-commerce software, website development, web hosting, search engine optimization, link building, hosted telecommunication services and broadband internet for businesses and entrepreneurs, today reported financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

PNI Digital Media Reports Fiscal Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results
PNI Digital Media (TSX: PN)(OTCBB: PNDMF), ("PNI"), the leading innovator in digital media solutions for retailers, reported financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2012 ended June 30th, 2012. MarketWire

CreditRiskMonitor Announces 2Q Results and New Service Options
CreditRiskMonitor (OTCQX: CRMZ) (PINKSHEETS: CRMZ) reported that revenues increased 8% for both the 3 and 6 months ended June 30, 2012, to $2.74 million and $5.39 million, respectively. For the same periods, income from operations was $199,000 and $282,000, respectively, compared to $267,000 and $487,000 for the comparable 2011 periods MarketWire

Social Gifting Hits New Daily High
Wrapp users went on a 24 hour gift giving tear yesterday that put the social gifting company on track to hit a monthly run rate of 1 million gifts given -- a target that wasn't expected to be achieved until December. MarketWire

Titan Resources International Corp. (TNRI) Forward Guidance 2012
Titan Resources International Corp. (the company) (PINKSHEETS: TNRI) ( is pleased to update their shareholders on the LOI with the British Colombia mine situated close to New Denver, BC and provide their outlook for the remainder of 2012. MarketWire

Cytomedix to Host Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results Conference Call on Wednesday, August 15, 2012
Cytomedix, Inc. (OTCBB: CMXI), a regenerative therapies company commercializing and developing innovative platelet and adult stem cell technologies for wound and tissue repair, today announced that the Company will release financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2012, following the close of the market on Tuesday, August 14, 2012. MarketWire

Sun Healthcare Group, Inc. Announces Expiration of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period in Connection With Proposed Transaction With Genesis HealthCare, LLC
Sun Healthcare Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNH) today announced that, in connection with the previously announced transaction with Genesis HealthCare, LLC, the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, expired on Aug. 8, 2012 MarketWire

DG Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results
DG® (NASDAQ: DGIT), the world's leading ad management and distribution platform, today reported financial results for the second quarter of 2012. Consolidated revenue for the three months ended June 30, 2012 increased 42% to $96.3 million, compared to $67.9 million in the same period of 2011. DG's second quarter income from continuing operations was $0.5 million, or $0 MarketWire

Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. Reports Second Quarter Operating Results
Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. (NASDAQ: CWCO), which develops and operates seawater desalination plants and water distribution systems in areas of the world where naturally occurring supplies of potable water are scarce or nonexistent, today reported its operating results for the second quarter and first half of 2012 MarketWire

MEplusYOU Announces Relationship With Educational Leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
MEplusYOU (formerly imc²), a strategic and creative agency, announces a new partnership with global education leader, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH). MarketWire

AtNetPlus, Inc. Expands Into Columbus Market
AtNetPlus, Inc., a leader in predictable cost IT services, today announced that the company has opened a branch office in Columbus, Ohio. The new location will serve their existing clients which have offices in both Northeast and Central Ohio as well as provide the company the opportunity to fully serve new customers in either area. MarketWire

MWI Veterinary Supply Agrees to Terms to Become a Non-Exclusive Distributor With IDEXX Laboratories
MWI Veterinary Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ: MWIV) ("MWI" or the "Company") announced today that it has agreed with IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. ("IDEXX") on the terms of a new, non-exclusive distributor relationship pursuant to which MWI will continue to work with IDEXX as a business partner MarketWire

OCZ Technology Announces CFO's Intent to Retire
OCZ Technology Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: OCZ) today reported that Arthur F. Knapp Jr., 63, Chief Financial Officer, announced his intent to retire from the Company. Mr. Knapp will remain as CFO until his successor is in place and then provide ongoing support to help ensure a seamless transition. MarketWire

GelTech Welcomes United States Representative Allen West
GelTech Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: GLTC), creators of FireIce, a revolutionary water enhancing fire suppressant that has the potential to change current firefighting techniques globally, welcomed Allen West, US Representative to their corporate headquarters in Jupiter, Florida MarketWire

Document Capture to Host Second Quarter Earnings Call: August 14, 2012
Document Capture Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: DCMT), an IP-driven leader in the design, development, manufacture and sale of advanced imaging technologies for over a decade, today announced that the Company will hold its second quarter earnings investor call on Tuesday, August, 14, 2012 at 4:30 PM Eastern. The Company will release its 10-Q for the period earlier the same day. MarketWire

Biota Shareholders Meeting on Proposed Merger With Nabi
Biota Holdings Limited (ASX: BTA) today announced that the Supreme Court of Victoria has ordered a meeting ("Scheme Meeting") of Biota shareholders to consider and vote on the previously announced scheme of arrangement ("Scheme") to form Biota Pharmaceuticals listed on NASDAQ by the merger of Biota with Nabi Biopharmaceuticals. MarketWire

Google Shopping: Special Report; Mercent Announces Webinar and Audio Presentation Availability
Mercent™, a leading technology company that enables retailers to profitably reach and convert more shoppers online, announced today it has posted the audio and presentation slides from its latest webinar -- "Google Shopping: Special Report." MarketWire

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Millennium Dental Technologies Invited to Sirona's CEREC(R) 27 and a half Anniversary Celebration
Millennium Dental Technologies was selected to exhibit at the Sirona CEREC 27 and a half Anniversary Celebration in Las Vegas, a premium dental event for CEREC clinicians hosted by Sirona Dental Systems Inc. (SIRO). Millennium manufactures the award-winning PerioLase® MVP-7™, a digital dental laser built specifically for the LANAP® protocol, a laser periodontitis treatment MarketWire

EL AL Israel Airlines Is Honoring All Reduced Fare Tickets Purchased on Internet Sites Earlier This Week
EL AL Israel Airlines is announcing that the tickets which were purchased on a variety of travel internet sites and ticketed earlier this week (on Aug. 6) will be honored. In addition, EL AL is offering a more convenient option to anyone who has been ticketed at one of these low fares on flights from the USA to Israel. MarketWire

ITSLN Selects AltiGen's MaxACD Contact Center for Microsoft(R) Lync(TM)
AltiGen Communications, Inc. (OTCQX: ATGN) (PINKSHEETS: ATGN), the leading provider of software-based Unified Communications solutions, and ITSLN, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, today announced an agreement to deliver AltiGen's MaxACD Contact Center for Microsoft Lync to customers in the Western U.S. and Latin America. MarketWire

Nossaman Continues Sacramento Growth With Addition of Two Real Estate Laterals
Nossaman LLP adds Anthony Arostegui and Sylvia Arostegui as partners in the firm's Real Estate Practice Group. Mr. and Ms. Arostegui will be based in Nossaman's Sacramento office. MarketWire

Wave Reports Q2 Revenues of $7.8M and Reviews Recent Expansion of Its OEM Sales Channel
Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX) today reported financial results for its second quarter (Q2) ended June 30, 2012 and highlighted recent progress in the expansion of its PC & mobile OEM distribution relationships. MarketWire

Golar LNG Limited: 2012 Annual General Meeting
Golar LNG Limited advises that its 2012 AnnualGeneral Meeting will be held onSeptember 21, 2012. A copy of the Notice of Annual GeneralMeeting andassociated information including the Company's Annual Report on Form 20-Fcan befound on our website at and in the attachmentsbelow.The record date for voting at the Annual General Meeting was July 16, 2012. MarketWire

MIG Real Estate Closes Third Multi-Family Purchase in Denver Metro Area This Month
MIG Real Estate, LLC, a Newport Beach, California-based real estate investment company, has acquired Canyon Point Cottages, a 196-unit residential community consisting of 49 townhome-style buildings on 15 acres in Golden, CO. The purchase comes after MIG's recent acquisition of The Hamptons, and The Huntington, in Lakewood. MarketWire

South American Gold Signs Agreement to Lease With Option to Purchase the Baltimore Silver Mine
South American Gold (OTCQB: SAGD) is pleased to announce it has signed a binding memorandum of understanding to lease with option to purchase the Baltimore Silver mine, a former producing silver mine in western Montana. MarketWire

AIVN Mining News
American International Ventures, Inc. (OTCBB: AIVN) (OTCQB: AIVN) optioned the Bruner Mine to Patriot Gold on April 1, 2009, for eight annual payments totaling $315,000.00 and a balloon payment due AIVN in April 2016, in the amount of $1,185,000.00. In addition, AIVN retained a 1.5% NSR wherein, PGOL has the option to purchase 1% of the NSR for an additional $500,000.00. MarketWire

18-Provider Southern Oregon Orthopedics Adopts SRS EHR After Suffering Legacy EHR Debacle
SRS, the leader in productivity-enhancing EHR technology and services for high-performance physicians, announced today that Southern Oregon Orthopedics (SOO) has selected the SRS EHR to replace its failing EHR system for its 18 providers. SOO is located in Medford, Oregon, and is the largest orthopaedic surgery group in southern Oregon. MarketWire

NuPathe to Report Second Quarter 2012 Results and Hold Conference Call on Tuesday, August 14, 2012
NuPathe Inc. (NASDAQ: PATH), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of branded therapeutics for diseases of the central nervous system, will report second quarter 2012 results on Tuesday, August 14, 2012, before the open of the U.S. financial markets. NuPathe will also host a conference call at 8:30 a.m MarketWire

Canyon West Golf Club, Mickle's Valley View Ranch in Weatherford, Texas, to Sell in September Auction
Canyon West Golf Club and Mickle's Valley View Ranch will sell at auction Thursday, Sept. 27, as the owners sell the facilities and land associated with both businesses. McLemore Auction Company, of Nashville, Tenn., will manage the sale in partnership with Schrader Real Estate & Auction Company, of Columbia City, Ind. MarketWire

Patriots NFL's Second-Most Expensive Ticket
With an average price of $271 the New England Patriots are currently the second-most expensive ticket in the NFL on Ticket Liquidator, the web's second-largest secondary ticket site MarketWire

Downey Financial Planning Announces Website Redesign
In order to improve the services provided to their clients and make it easier for users to access the financial information they need, the team at Downey Financial Planning has redesigned their official website. The redesigned site includes detailed explanations of Downey's services, easy access to user accounts, and helpful information about financial planning. MarketWire

New Moen(R) Russo(TM) Pulldown Kitchen Faucet at Menards Offers Both Innovation and Style
Selecting the perfect kitchen faucet can be a difficult choice. Do you choose based on style, finish or functionality? With the new Moen® Russo™ kitchen faucet, available exclusively at Menards, the choice is can have it all. MarketWire

Packers Most Expensive NFL Ticket
With an average cost of $276 per ticket, the Green Bay Packers are the most expensive ticket in the NFL, according to Ticket Liquidator, the second-largest secondary ticketing website. This represents an increase of 27 percent from last year's price, when tickets were averaging $216 MarketWire

Spare Backup Reaches Agreement on Principle Business Terms for Major International Telco Launch in 2012
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First Choice Healthcare Solutions Reports Second Quarter Financial Results and 210% Increase in Revenues From Recent Acquisition
First Choice Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: FCHS) ("FCHS"), a company developing and acquiring efficient multi-specialty medical centers, today reported financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Industrial Hoist Lifting for Awkward Loads: New Solutions for Work Place Safety: WVSN Reports
Lifting and moving material of all kinds becomes a necessity in any production endeavor, no matter what the industry. Improper safety measures while lifting material has long topped the lists for injuries to plant personnel in industrial environments MarketWire

Liberator Announces Forthcoming Erotic Fiction E-Book Library
Liberator, Inc. (OTCBB: LUVU) (OTCQB: LUVU), a progressive company specializing in sexual wellness through the Liberator® brand, and Captive Unicorn Publications, a digital content acquisition and development firm, have partnered to produce and introduce the Liberator Erotic Library, an all-digital library delivering high-quality erotic fiction MarketWire

FX Energy Reports Second Quarter Results; Sets First Half Records for Production and Revenues
FX Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: FXEN) today announced a net loss of $12.1 million, or $(0.23) per share, for the quarter ended June 30, 2012. Excluding a non-cash foreign currency exchange loss of $13.0 million, the Company would have recorded second quarter 2012 net income of $0.9 million, or $0.02 per share. This compares to a net loss, adjusted for foreign exchange gains, of $(1.0) million, or $(0 MarketWire

Parametric Sound Announces Third Quarter Results
Parametric Sound Corporation (NASDAQ: PAMT), a leading innovator of audio products and solutions, today announced financial results for its third fiscal 2012 quarter ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Con Edison Keeps Eco-Center Afloat on the Hudson River
Kids are rolling on the river -- the Hudson River -- courtesy of Con Edison's support for The Science Barge. MarketWire

Pegasystems Reports YTD Q2 12 Revenue of $216.2 Million, a 5% Increase Compared to YTD Q2 11
Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA), the leader in Business Process Management (BPM) and a leading provider of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) solutions, today announced financial results for the second quarter and first six months of 2012. Revenue for the second quarter of 2012 was slightly higher compared to the second quarter of 2011. Net loss for the second quarter of 2012 was $(2 MarketWire

International Special Events Society (ISES) Greater Chicago Chapter and Forge Strategic Partnership to Reach Common Business Goals
International Special Events Society - Greater Chicago Chapter (ISES-Chicago) and, an online resource for event managers -- two high profile organizations within the Chicago events community -- announced today the development of a strategic partnership designed to support mutual business objectives. MarketWire

Navis Selects WANdisco's Subversion MultiSite to Support Development Between Global Sites

First Priority Responds to Houston Healthcare Needs
Over one million of Harris County's population lives without healthcare coverage and 70 percent of the uninsured are working class individuals who are struggling to afford the necessary primary care services their families need. MarketWire

DataDirect Networks (DDN) Announces Rapid Uptake of Award-Winning SFA Technology Across Australia's Research Computing Community
DataDirect Networks (DDN), the leader in massively scalable storage, today announced the broad adoption of DDN technology within Australia's Super Science Initiative and the selection of its massively scalable parallel file storage technology by many of the Initiative's largest organizations. MarketWire

Univision Launches Multi-Screen Interactive Video Advertising Initiative
Univision Communications, the leading media company serving Hispanic America, announced an innovative new media planning and buying initiative that empowers its advertisers to execute interactive video ads across all devices. Base Media Plus allows television advertisers to run ads on TV, desktops, smartphones, and tablets all with just a single media buy MarketWire

Bsquare Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results
BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR), a leading enabler of smart, connected devices, today announced financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2012. Total revenue for the quarter was $24.5 million, up 5% year-over-year, while total revenue for the six months was $50.1 million, up 1%. The net loss for the quarter was $202,000, or $0 MarketWire

Start the New School Year Off Right With Smart Savings
ScholarShare, California's 529 college savings program, always looks forward to the beginning of a new school year. However, "Back to School" time can be stressful for parents as the cost for each child's school supplies continues to grow. A survey by National Retail Federation* says that families of students in grades K-12 will spend on average $688.62 this year on "Back to School" supplies MarketWire

e.Digital Announces First Quarter Results
e.Digital Corporation (OTCQB: EDIG) (OTCBB: EDIG), a leading innovator of dedicated portable entertainment systems and patented flash memory-related technology, today reported financial results for its first quarter of fiscal 2013 ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Freight Capital Nominated for 2012 Best Places to Work in San Diego
Freight Capital, a freight factoring company, received a second consecutive nomination for the Best Places to Work in San Diego. Last year, they received the coveted award as one of "San Diego's Best Places to Work" by San Diego Business Journal. MarketWire

NWN Appoints Brad Wilson as Business Solutions Executive for Nashville Market
NWN Corporation announces the appointment of Brad Wilson as business solutions executive for the Nashville market. In this market NWN is one of the premier global companies providing a full range of solutions, focusing on application development, SharePoint and business intelligence services to midmarket commercial and public sector customers. MarketWire

Universal Aviation Opens Full-Service FBO in Bermuda (TXKF)
Universal Aviation(sm), the ground-support division of Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. (Universal®), has officially opened a full-service FBO exclusively focused on business-aviation traffic at L.F. Wade International Airport (TXKF) MarketWire

Send Kids Back to School Seamlessly With Custom Uniforms From EmbroidMe
With back-to-school season right around the corner, schools can instill school pride and encourage unity with custom uniforms from EmbroidMe. Each year growing numbers of schools institute uniform apparel as part of a mandatory dress code because they have proven to be beneficial to the overall school environment MarketWire

Newport Digital Technologies Announces Management Changes, New Business Initiatives
Newport Digital Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NPDT) (PINKSHEETS: NPDTE) today announced significant changes in its management structure, and announced it has opted to leverage its principals' expertise by entering the branded specialty food business. MarketWire

Gaining the Advantage with Tiffin University
Tiffin University will offer a new Bachelor of Business Administration Global Leadership major beginning fall Semester 2012. The new honors-based business major will be offered through TU's School of Business, according to Dr. Teresa Shafer, Associate Dean of International Programs and Professor of Management. MarketWire

You've Reached a Million Facebook 'Likes.' Now What? LoudDoor Has the Answers
Many brands work hard to create powerful and engaging content on Facebook MarketWire

White Van Real Estate Services, L.P. Named One of the Best Places to Work in Orange County
White Van Real Estate Services, L.P. (White Van) announced today that it has been named one of the Best Places to Work in Orange County by the Orange County Business Journal MarketWire

Fidelity Warranty Services Maintains Highest Rating From Better Business Bureau
Fidelity Warranty Services, Inc. (FWS), a major provider of extended service and pre-paid maintenance contracts for vehicles, was once again rated A+ by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) MarketWire

Verite Releases Innovative Campaign Solutions Mobile App
Vérité, a digital marketing and communications agency, announced today the release of an innovative mobile application now available on the iTunes Store. MarketWire

FirstBank Florida Welcomes Elisa Robles as the VP Branch Manager for the New Hialeah Branch
FirstBank Florida is proud to announce that Elisa Robles is joining the bank as VP Branch Manager for its newest branch opening in Hialeah this September. MarketWire

Prominent Hispanic Lobbyist Omar Franco to Participate in State Department International Outreach Program
Becker & Poliakoff today announced that Omar Franco, the head of the firm's Washington, D.C. office, has been selected to join a team of U.S. dignitaries chosen by the Department of State to participate in its international outreach surrounding the 2012 Presidential Elections. MarketWire

Celebrate Labor Day Weekend With an Escape to Horseshoe Bay Resort
Make this Labor Day Weekend one to remember by celebrating with family and friends at Horseshoe Bay Resort. Activities for the entire family will abound at the resort, which is nestled on the shores of Lake LBJ, one of the few constant level lakes in the U.S. Attractions during the holiday weekend, Aug. 31 through Sept MarketWire

Global Technologies Group Reports Results of Mercury Capture of 98% After First 16 Hours of the Operational Run at Cement Plant
Global Technologies Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GTGP) announces that the Mercury removal percentage of 98% after only 16 hours of operation will continue to increase with the continuous insertion of the MBS™ chemicals to attain full saturation and that data will be available for the full 24 hour period by this evening and will be reported tomorrow MarketWire

Palisades Hudson Financial Group, Scarsdale, Names Chief Investment Officer, Opens Portland, Ore., Office
Palisades Hudson Financial Group LLC has named Paul Jacobs, CFP®, its new chief investment officer, topping a list of personnel additions and promotions as the Scarsdale, N.Y.-based firm prepares to expand to the West Coast this month. MarketWire

Florence Hudson Joins IEC Electronics Board of Directors
IEC Electronics Corp. (NYSE MKT: IEC) announced today that Florence Hudson has joined the Company's Board of Directors. The Company also announced that Carl Sassano has resigned his board position. MarketWire

Second Quarter Metro Area Home Prices Rise, Limited Inventory Capping Sales
Median existing single-family home prices are rising in more metropolitan areas, but a lack of inventory -- notably in lower price ranges -- is limiting buyer choices in an increasing number of markets around the country, according to the latest quarterly report by the National Association of Realtors®. MarketWire

SEI Introduces Next Generation of Investing: Objective-Based Funds
SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC), an industry leader in innovative investment solutions, today announced the launch of a new approach for individual investors: objective-based investing. The new model is an evolution of SEI's goals-based approach, which seeks to align the proper capital market exposures and specific risk measures with an investor's multiple goals MarketWire

Techalt, Inc. Announces a Change of Name
Techalt, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TECA) is pleased to announce that it has officially changed its name to All American Energy Holdings, Inc. With its focus on energy and specific emphasis on propane, it is very appropriate and beneficial to the company going forward to build its brand name and investor awareness around this more identifiable corporate name MarketWire

Tortoise & Blonde Says They'll "Sit On Your Face"
A barrage of promiscuity flooded the internet over the past weekend, as New Jersey-based eyewear company Tortoise & Blonde unveiled their new tagline and ad campaign "Sit On Your Face." The young but tenured online frame distributors have come out swinging just in time for Fashion Week -- bringing sexual vibes and provocative imagery to the world of vision. MarketWire

Aristocrat's nRich(TM) Bonusing Engine Technology Named to Top of Casino Enterprise Management's "HOT Awards" List for Guest Experience Enhancement
Aristocrat's innovative bonusing engine technology nRich™ has been named to the top of Casino Enterprise Management Magazine's 3rd annual Hospitality Operations Technology (HOT) Awards List for Guest Experience Enhancement. MarketWire

Delegata Believes in Insourcing

VHT Bringing Multichannel Contact Solutions to CRM Evolution 2012
Virtual Hold Technology® (VHT®) will exhibit the company's solution for bridging the gap between self-service and contact center representatives at the industry's leading customer relationship management conference, CRM Evolution 2012, Aug. 13-15, in New York City MarketWire

Investigate Refinancing Your Home -- With Lowest Rates Ever
Now may be the best time to refinance, with interest rates at historic lows. In fact, in the more than 50 years that the government-sponsored Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac) has been keeping track, interest rates have never been lower MarketWire

ERA Real Estate Names Hot Home Markets
Leading global franchisor ERA Real Estate today announced its Hot Home Markets List based on year-over-year average sale price and transaction increases. MarketWire

Attorney Ross Stomel, Shrader & Associates, LLP, to Discuss Premises Liability at 15th Annual National Asbestos Litigation Conference, Chicago
Ross Stomel, Partner, Shrader & Associates, and well-known advocate on behalf of mesothelioma victims -- -- will address the 15th Annual National Asbestos Litigation Conference, Chicago, October 18-19, 2012. MarketWire

Marine Drive Mobile to Attend Mobile Marketing Summit in New York
Marine Drive Mobile Corp. (OTCBB: MDMC) ("Marine Drive" or the "Company") announced today that it will be attending the Mobile Marketing Summit in New York City, September 13, 2012. MarketWire

AMERICAN SYSTEMS Awarded Contract by Defense Information Systems Agency
AMERICAN SYSTEMS today announced it was awarded a prime contract by the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) to provide test and evaluation (T&E) support for the DISA Test & Evaluation Executive Office and the DISA Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC), in order to fulfill their DISA T&E mission MarketWire

Lattice Expands With New International Installations

Cadec Partners With Digital Fuel Solutions and Furthers Commitment to Petroleum Industry
Cadec Global, which provides enterprise-class fleet management solutions, today announced a new partnership with Digital Fuel Solutions (DFS) who provides a web-based management tool designed to optimize the entire fuel delivery process at every level of operations. MarketWire

Life Design Station International (LDSI) Creates Pathfinder for Aspiring New Artists
Life Design Station International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: LDSI) management sat down last night for an interview on Backstage Vibe™ with Young Renz, a new and upcoming artist. This rising star joins the ranks of such Superstars as Fat Joe, Rick Ross, Pistol Pete, Omarion, Damion Hall and others that have endorsed Backstage Vibe™ MarketWire

Worldwide Food Services (WFSV) Secures International Vessel Bid
WORLDWIDE FOOD SERVICES, INC. (Worldwide Food Services) (PINKSHEETS: WFSV) announced today the Company has secured an International Vessel bid. Worldwide will now be able to ship containers and tonnage of commodities from Mexico to Africa, South America and the Middle East. This new strategic alliance will also provide reduced rates for humanitarian efforts. MarketWire

AAON Announces Officer Promotions
AAON, Inc. (NASDAQ: AAON). The Board of Directors of AAON, Inc., today announced the following officer promotions: Kathy I. Sheffield has been made Senior Vice President, Administration, while continuing to serve as Treasurer; David E. Knebel has become Senior Vice President, Sales and Technology; and Scott M. Asbjornson has been designated Vice President, Finance and CFO. The title of Robert G MarketWire

View Systems and Animetrics Partner to Deliver New Generation of Security and Surveillance Systems With 3D Facial Recognition Technology
Animetrics, a leading developer of advanced 3D facial recognition and identity management solutions, announced today a partnership with security and surveillance systems solutions provider View Systems (PINKSHEETS: VSYM) MarketWire

HPEV Enters Into Exclusive Agreement With Thermacore
HPEV, Inc. (OTCQB: WARM), and Thermacore, Inc MarketWire

Global Management of Information Drives Need for Cloud-Ready Content Repositories
From consumer data to patient records, organizations are generating petabytes of data on a daily basis. Creating, managing, storing, and accessing this information from any location results in significant business challenges, including delayed response time for decisions, reduced competitiveness, and increased capital expenditures MarketWire

Wyndham Vacation Rentals(R) Continues Expansion in North America
Wyndham Vacation Rentals, the world's largest professionally managed vacation rentals business, and part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN), announced today that it has acquired the Smoky Mountain Property Management business. Wyndham Vacation Rentals offers more than 95,000 properties in over 500 unique destinations, including over 7,000 units in North America. MarketWire

Epicor Announced as Ace Hardware's Only Recommended Point-of-Sale Solution

American Marketing Association Houston Chapter Announces 2012 - 2013 Board of Directors
The Houston Chapter of the American Marketing Association announces its 2012-2013 Board of Directors. The organization's fiscal year runs from July 1 to June 30. The Board consists of 50 volunteer-members that oversee membership, programming, communications and finances for the largest and most successful AMA chapter in North America MarketWire

Golden Phoenix Sells Its 15% Interest in Santa Rosa Gold Mine, Panama, to Receive up to $4.1 Million, 25 Million GPXM Shares Returned for Cancellation
Golden Phoenix Minerals, Inc. ("Golden Phoenix") (OTCBB: GPXM) announced today that it has entered into a mutual Rescission and Release Agreement, as subsequently amended (the "Agreement") with Silver Global, S.A., a Panamanian corporation ("Silver Global") and Golden Phoenix Panama, S.A. (the "JV Company") collectively (the "Parties"), whereby Golden Phoenix will receive up to $4 MarketWire

EVCARCO, Inc. Announces Management Change
EVCARCO, Inc. (OTCQB: EVCA) announced today that Executive Vice President, Walter Speck has acquired a controlling interest in the Company. Mr. Speck has purchased 7,000,000 shares of Class B Convertible Preferred Stock from Nikolay Frolov, CFO and former Director of EVCA. Mr. Frolov recently resigned from the position of Director of the Company. MarketWire

Bridge Bank Provides $6 Million Credit Facility to Intela
Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ: BBNK), whose subsidiary is Bridge Bank, National Association, a full-service professional business bank headquartered in Silicon Valley and with offices located nationwide, announced today that its Technology Banking Division increased its existing $1 million Export-Import bank of the United States (EX-IM) working capital line to $4 MarketWire

Redbox Names David Asch Senior Vice President of Content
Redbox, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Coinstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSTR), today named David Asch as its senior vice president of content, responsible for content strategy and acquisition. Based in Santa Monica, Calif., Asch will help deliver the Redbox promise of bringing consumers affordable access to new release movies and games at its more than 31,000 Redbox locations nationwide. MarketWire

Relish and Zumobi Whip Up Relish Daily Dish Recipe App
Today, Relish, a national cooking and entertaining brand, announced that it partnered with Zumobi, a leading mobile media company, to launch Relish Daily Dish, its first recipe application for the iPhone. Relish Daily Dish provides a visually engaging cooking experience for smartphone users, blending rich content such as photos, videos, articles and recipes to inform and entertain consumers MarketWire

Smith & Associates Far East Limited Gains CCAP-101 Certification, Strengthening Quality Standards for the Asia Market
Smith & Associates, the industry leader in global electronics distribution, today announces the certification of its Hong Kong operational hub to the Components Technology Institute, Inc.'s Counterfeit Components Avoidance Program (CCAP-101) MarketWire

ALR Technologies Updates Shareholders on Commercial Launch of Diabetes Management System
ALR Technologies Inc. (OTCBB: ALRT) (the "Company"), a health information technology company, is pleased to provide shareholders with an update for its FDA-cleared Health-e-Connect System ("the System") for remote monitoring and chronic disease management. MarketWire

Mobile Shopping App Zoomingo Launches New Back to School Section Featuring $75 or More in Savings; Also Introduces New Spanish Language Version
Zoomingo, the shopping discovery app that helps consumers find the best deals in their local stores and online, is making school shopping easier this year with the launch of a new "back to school" section that lets parents and young adults find the best deals for their back to school essentials, whether they are on the go from their smartphone or from the convenience of their home computer MarketWire

DHS Holding, Co. Submits for Gaming License
DHS Holding, Co. (PINKSHEETS: DHSM) President Charlie Barrett announces today that DHS Belize Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of DHS Holding, Co. is submitting documentation to obtain the gaming license for the Cenote Falls Hotel & Casino in Belize. MarketWire

"Empty Nest Syndrome" Can Strike Parents After Children Fly Off to College, Advises Dr. Gregory Jantz of The Center for Counseling and Health Resources
Parents sending their youngest -- or only -- child off to college this fall should be prepared to deal with a complex set of emotions commonly referred to as "empty nest syndrome," advises best-selling author Dr. Gregory Jantz, founder of The Center for Counseling and Health Resources in Edmonds, WA. MarketWire

BrightScope Announces the Top 25 Miami Area-Based Companies With the Best 401k Plans
BrightScope (, a leading provider of independent financial information and investment research, today announced its second annual list of the top Miami area-based companies with the highest ranked 401k plans containing more than $50 million in assets. This year BrightScope has extended the list to include the top 25 companies. MarketWire

Recognition of Binge Eating Disorder Long Overdue, Says Dr. Gregory Jantz of Caring Online
As more research emerges showing the serious health consequences of compulsive overeating, psychologist Dr. Gregory Jantz of the eating disorder website Caring Online praises the planned inclusion of binge eating disorder in the upcoming edition of the most influential diagnostic manual in the mental health field. MarketWire

SEI Global Wealth Services Signs Guardian Wealth Management
SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) announced today that Guardian Wealth Management (Guardian) is the latest wealth manager to sign on with the company's Global Wealth Services (GWS) offering, enabled by the Global Wealth Platform (GWP). SEI will provide Guardian with a comprehensive end-to-end solution for their entire global book of business. MarketWire

InterSystems Rises to 30th Place on Healthcare Informatics 100 List
InterSystems Corporation, a global leader in software for connected care, today announced it has been ranked the 30th largest healthcare IT provider by Healthcare Informatics, a leading healthcare industry publication. The 2012 Healthcare Informatics 100 ranks the top companies based on revenues derived from healthcare IT products and services earned in the United States in 2011. MarketWire

Retail eCommerce Holiday Shopping Insights Delivered at SIG Investor Dinner; Mercent Chairman and CEO Eric Best Featured Guest Speaker
Mercent™, a leading technology company that enables retailers to profitably reach and convert more shoppers online, announced today its Chairman and CEO Eric Best is a featured guest speaker at the next Susquehanna Investment Group (SIG) dinner held Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at ART in Seattle, WA. MarketWire

Golar LNG Partners LP Board of Directors Appointment
Golar LNG Partners LP (NASDAQ: GMLP)("the Partnership") announced today thatMr. Carl Erik Steen has been appointed to its board of directors by itsGeneralPartner Golar GP LLC. to fill a casual vacancy. MarketWire

Groom Energy and Greentech Media Release Enterprise LED Lighting 2012 Research Report
Groom Energy and Greentech Media today announced the release of a new commercial and industrial LED lighting research report, "Enterprise LED Lighting 2012: Commercial and Industrial Market Trends, Opportunities and Leading Companies MarketWire

Liberty All-Star(R) Equity Fund July 2012 Monthly Update
Below is the July 2012 Monthly Update for the Liberty All-Star® Equity Fund. (NYSE: USA) MarketWire

Liberty All-Star(R) Growth Fund, Inc. July 2012 Monthly Update
Below is the July 2012 Monthly Update for the Liberty All-Star® Growth Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ASG) MarketWire

Green Planet Announces Improved Financial Performance
Green Planet Group, Inc., (PINKSHEETS: GNPG) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, XenTx Lubricants, Inc., (pronounced Zen-tex) is now generating net profits each month. Over the past three months, revenue has increased by 32% to approximately $120,000 per month and profits increased by 118% in comparison to the same period last year MarketWire

Metalico CEO Aguero to Present at Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference
Carlos E. Agüero, President and Chief Executive Officer of Metalico, Inc. (NYSE MKT: MEA), is scheduled to speak on August 16 at the 32nd Annual Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference in Boston. MarketWire

Teekay Corporation Reports Second Quarter Results
Teekay Corporation (Teekay or the Company) (NYSE: TK) today reported an adjusted net loss attributable to stockholders of Teekay(1) of $17.0 million, or $0.25 per share, for the quarter ended June 30, 2012, compared to adjusted net loss attributable to the stockholders of Teekay of $36.3 million, or $0.51 per share, for the same period of the prior year MarketWire

Teekay Tankers Ltd. Reports Second Quarter Results
Teekay Tankers Ltd. (NYSE: TNK) - MarketWire

Teekay Offshore Partners Reports Second Quarter Results
Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (NYSE: TOO) - MarketWire

Crosshair Identifies New Uranium Trend at Juniper Ridge, Wyoming
Crosshair Energy Corporation (TSX: CXX)(NYSE MKT: CXZ)(NYSE Amex: CXZ) ("Crosshair" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the 2012 drill program has identified a new mineralized zone on the northwest edge of the Juniper Ridge East resource area MarketWire

Teekay LNG Partners Reports Second Quarter Results
Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (NYSE: TGP) - MarketWire

MMRGlobal Retains Leading Patent Legal and Licensing Team to Vigorously Pursue and Monetize Foundational Patent Portfolio
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) (MMR) today announced it will revitalize efforts to monetize the Company's significant patent portfolio related to Personal Health Records (PHRs) and biotech and has retained the law firm of Liner Grode Stein Yankelevitz Sunshine Regenstreif & Taylor LLP (Liner) to lead the effort MarketWire

ImageWare Systems Elects Neal Goldman to Its Board of Directors
ImageWare Systems, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: IWSY) (OTCQB: IWSY), a leader in multi-modal biometric security solutions, announced that Neal Goldman has been elected to its board of directors effective August 7, 2012. MarketWire

Midwest Energy Emissions Completes Previously Announced Demonstration
Midwest Energy Emissions Corp (OTCBB: MEEC) announced today that its most recent demonstration (test) at a major US utility power plant further confirmed Midwest's performance in removing mercury to below the emission level limits required by the new EPA Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) rule while using much less sorbent than currently employed technology. MarketWire

Building Turbines, Inc. Is Pleased to Share Its Latest Corporate Update on Current and Proposed Future Events
Building Turbines, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BLDW) MarketWire

ZBB Energy Corporation to Present at the Midwest IDEAS Conference on August 28, 2012
ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE MKT: ZBB), a leading developer of intelligent, renewable energy power platforms, today announced that Eric C. Apfelbach, President & CEO, will present at the Midwest IDEAS Investor Conference on Tuesday, August 28, 2012. The conference is being held at the University of Chicago's Gleacher Center in Chicago, Illinois MarketWire

Wave to Complete $ 1.66 Million Stock Offering
Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX) today announced that it is selling to investors 2,587,824 shares of its Class A common stock at a price of $0.6425 per share, yielding gross proceeds of approximately $1,662,677. Investors in the offering will also receive three-year warrants to purchase an aggregate of 1,293,912 shares of Wave's Class A common stock for $0.58 per share MarketWire

BRT Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter Results
BRT REALTY TRUST (NYSE: BRT), a real estate investment trust that originates and holds for investment short-term senior mortgage loans secured by commercial and multi-family real estate and participates as an equity investor in joint ventures which acquire multi-family residential properties and other real estate assets, today announced operating results for the three months ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

GeoMet Announces Amendment to Its Bank Credit Agreement
GeoMet, Inc. (NASDAQ: GMET) (the "Company") announced today that it has executed an amendment to its bank credit agreement that extends the time available for the Company to cure the existing borrowing base deficiency. MarketWire

Koppers Holdings Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results
Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP) today announced results for its fiscal 2012 second quarter. Consolidated sales of $411.3 million for the second quarter of 2012 were 10%, or $36.8 million higher than sales in the prior year quarter. Sales for Carbon Materials and Chemicals (CMC) totaling $266.7 million increased by 12%, or $29 MarketWire

Magnum Hunter Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter of 2012 and Six Months Ended June 30, 2012
Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (NYSE: MHR) (NYSE MKT: MHR.PRC) (NYSE MKT: MHR.PRD) ("Magnum Hunter" or the "Company") announced today financial results for the second quarter of 2012 and six months ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Media Alert: ServiceSource Joins the Nashville Skyline as Business Continues to Grow
ServiceSource® (NASDAQ: SREV), the global leader in Service Revenue Management, will help light up the Nashville skyline beginning this week. A vibrant member of the local business community, the company has raised a larger-than-life ServiceSource sign that will shine on the southern section of Nashville's downtown metro area. MarketWire

Strongbow Resources Inc. 5-29 Big Lake Compeer Is Completed as a Viking Oil Well
Strongbow Resources Inc. (OTCQB: STBR) (OTCBB: STBR) ("Strongbow" or "the Company"), announces the completion of its new Viking oil well, Big Lake Compeer 5-29-33-2W4. The well was fracture stimulated along a 1200 meter lateral section using a 10 segment multi-fracture stimulation MarketWire

Westwood Responds to AGF Statement of Claim
Today, Westwood Holdings Group, Inc. (NYSE: WHG), the parent company for Westwood Management Corp., a U.S. based investment advisor registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission, and Westwood International Advisors Inc MarketWire

REPEAT: Is Summer Drought Dire Straits for Crops, Food and Agri Sector?-BMO Agriculture Experts Provide Outlook
The outlook remains positive for the agriculture sector in Canada and the United States, despite a severe summer drought, according to a panel of agriculture experts at BMO Financial Group MarketWire

Solegear Bioplastics Completes Series A Financing Led by Yaletown Venture Partners
Solegear Bioplastics Inc., a developer of award-winning bioplastic technologies, today announced it has secured Series A financing, led by Yaletown Venture Partners and joined by a number of leading angel investors. MarketWire

Guanwei Recycling Corp. 2012 Second Quarter Investor Conference Call to Be Held Wednesday, August 15th at 8:00am ET
Guanwei Recycling Corp. (NASDAQ: GPRC), China's leading clean tech manufacturer of recycled low density polyethylene (LDPE), announced today it will discuss 2012 second quarter and first half results during a live conference call and webcast on Wednesday, August 15th, at 8:00am ET MarketWire

China Auto Logistics 2012 Second Quarter Investor Conference Call Scheduled for Thursday, August 16th at 8:00am ET
China Auto Logistics Inc MarketWire

All American Pet Company, Inc. Gets Vendor Approval From the World's Largest Drugstore Chain With Commitments to Merchandise the First of Its Kind Line of NutraBars(TM) for Dogs
All American Pet Company, Inc MarketWire

Trulia Stregthens Leadership Team With Top Executives From eBay and Google
Trulia, a leading online marketplace for homebuyers, sellers, renters and real estate professionals, today announced it has appointed two new executives. Lloyd Martin, an experienced finance executive, will work with Chief Financial Officer Sean Aggarwal in managing Trulia's finance and accounting teams as the new Vice President, Controller MarketWire

Altair Nanotechnologies Reports Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc. ("Altair") (NASDAQ: ALTI), today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Cytori Expands European Approval for Celution(R) System for New Indications, Including Intractable Cryptoglandular Fistulae; Investigator-Sponsored Fistula Repair Study Initiated in Japan
Cytori Therapeutics (NASDAQ: CYTX) has expanded the Celution® System CE Mark in Europe to include several new indications, including cryptoglandular fistula. Cryptoglandular fistula is the most common cause of perianal infection, abnormal fecal contamination and incontinence MarketWire

Live Nation Partners With Monstro to Bring Social Reaction Data to BigChampagne's Ultimate Charts
BigChampagne and Monstro are partnering to bring Monstro's best-in-class social data for music to BigChampagne's groundbreaking Ultimate Charts. Monstro measures social sharing activity of songs in real time and will feed that data directly to BigChampagne MarketWire

Cosmetic Dentist in Torrance Dr. Michael Fulbright Passes Written AACD Accreditation Exam
Dr. Michael Fulbright, a dentist in Torrance, recently passed the written portion of the Accreditation Exam for the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), the first step to receiving accreditation from the organization and the highest level of recognition. The written exam is designed to challenge each dental professional's knowledge of cosmetic dentistry techniques and principles. Dr MarketWire

Beverly Hills Dentist Discusses Celebrity Smiles, New Trend of Natural-Looking Smile Makeovers
According to a recent study from the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), 99.7% of Americans believe a smile is an important social asset, while over half of Americans are unsatisfied with the appearance of their teeth. Dr MarketWire

Madewell and FabSugar Host Style Sessions
POPSUGAR and Madewell today announced the launch of in-store style sessions. The events will be held on Thursday night, August 16, at all Madewell stores with special FabSugar editor appearances at flagships in Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York City MarketWire

CocoaPaper(TM) Product Collection Now Available on
Mars Botanical, a scientific business unit of Mars, Incorporated and the maker of CocoaVia® daily cocoa extract supplement, announced today select items from the CocoaPaper™ product line are now available for purchase at MarketWire

SilkRoad Technology Increases Customer Acquisition Rate With Nearly 200 New Customers Added in Q2 2012
SilkRoad Technology, Inc., a leading provider of social talent management solutions, experienced continued growth in the second quarter propelled by significant customer acquisitions, including Fujitsu Network Communications, Houlihan Lokey, NetApp, Mastermyne, CBH Resources, Save the Children of Australia, Raytheon Company, Front Range Community College, and Santander Consumer USA, Inc MarketWire

Lithia Motors to Present at Investor Conference in New York
Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE: LAD) today announced that executive management will present at the J.P. Morgan Auto Conference at 383 Madison Avenue in New York City at 2:10 PM on August 14, 2012. The presentation will be webcast and can be accessed by visiting investor relations at and clicking on webcasts. MarketWire

Organic Alliance Signs $2.35 Million Produce Supply Contract; Sees Several More Supply Contracts Ahead in Second Half '12
Organic Alliance, Inc. (OTCQB: ORGC), a global grower and marketer of fresh, organic and Fair Trade fruits and vegetables, today announced it has signed a conventional produce supply contract -- with renewal options -- which it expects will generate $2.35 million in sales revenue. MarketWire

PENSRUS Premiers BIC Loyalty Sale With BIC Atlantis Stic Imprinted Pens
PENSRUS is celebrating their long-lasting relationship with BIC, a top-selling producer of personalized pens, custom logo pens, and more, by hosting a BIC Loyalty Sale on the PENSRUS website. Simply by entering the code "BICLOYALTY" in the promo box, all PENSRUS customers can take advantage of even more savings on this summer's exclusive and top-selling imprinted pens. MarketWire

W2 Energy Begins 2nd Generation Solar Bug
W2 Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WTWO) is pleased to announce that it is ready to initiate production on its 2nd generation Solar Bug. MarketWire

Bombardier Announces Financial Results for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2012
(TSX: BBD.A)(TSX: BBD.B) MarketWire Releases Top Deals for Back to School Shoppers
This year, the average American family will spend $688 on school supplies alone to get ready for school*. MarketWire

Ngensolutions Announces a New Television Talk Show Targeting Hispanic Market
Ngensolutions LLC, a subsidiary of WENR Corporation (PINKSHEETS: WNRC), announced a new weekly television show, which will be launching in mid-August. NEVADA HOY POR HOY will be debuting on Azteca America in Reno, Nevada, (KRRI) owned by Ngensolutions LLC. MarketWire

CytoSorbents to Present and Exhibit at the Military Health System Research Symposium
CytoSorbents Corporation (OTCBB: CTSO), a critical care focused company using blood purification to modulate the immune system, reduce severe inflammation, and prevent or treat organ failure caused by life-threatening illnesses, announced that it has been selected to give a 20 minute presentation on CytoSorb® at the Military Health System Research Symposium MarketWire

Paul Porrini Appointed as YuMe General Counsel and Secretary
YuMe, the leading provider of digital brand advertising software and services, today announced it has appointed Paul Porrini as General Counsel and Secretary. With more than two decades of experience, Porrini joins YuMe after serving most recently as Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary at Hewlett-Packard MarketWire

Broadridge Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2012 Results
Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BR) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2012 MarketWire

Cornerstone Therapeutics Reports Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: CRTX) MarketWire

Elizabeth Arden, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2012 Results
Elizabeth Arden, Inc. (NASDAQ: RDEN), a global prestige beauty products company, today announced financial results for its fourth fiscal quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

UniPixel Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock
UniPixel, Inc. (NASDAQ: UNXL), a provider of Performance Engineered Films to the touch screen, flexible printed electronics, lighting and display markets, today announced the pricing of its public offering of common stock at a price to the public of $5.25 per share. The size of the offering has been increased from 3,000,000 shares to 3,107,665 shares MarketWire

U.S. Concrete Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results
U.S. Concrete, Inc. (NASDAQ: USCR) today reported a net loss of $0.3 million, or $(0.03) per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2012, compared to net income of $2.5 million, or $0.21 per diluted share, in the second quarter of 2011. Included in second quarter 2012 net loss amounts were non-cash losses related to fair value changes in the Company's derivatives of approximately $0 MarketWire

Cosmetic Dentist in New Jersey Assists Dental Resident Education
At his center for cosmetic dentistry in New Jersey, Cornerstone Dental, Dr. John Beckwith has recently announced he will be helping educate students at the Jersey Shore University Medical Center by overseeing a dental residency program and instructing new dentists. Joining a faculty of well-known speakers and dental professionals, Dr MarketWire

STWA Begins Commercial Manufacturing of AOT 2.0
STWA, Inc. (OTCBB: ZERO) ("STWA" or the "Company"), a developer of applied solutions for oil and fuel delivery systems in the multi-billion dollar oil pipeline and diesel engine markets, announced today that it has proceeded to commercial manufacturing of its second-generation Applied Oil Technology™ (AOT™). MarketWire

Thea Miller Celebrates Real Estate Market Growth
USA Today reports that the heart of the tech industry has moved from Silicon Valley to San Francisco. With young designers and engineers planting roots within this urban landscape, startup companies are moving their operations here in an effort to further encourage the surge in technical organizations and be near the industry's top talent MarketWire

Boothe Eye Care Highlights Link Between Cataracts, Hip Fractures
The Wall Street Journal reports that a recent study has revealed a link between cataract surgery and decreased hip fractures in Medicare beneficiaries. Boothe Eye Care, an ophthalmologic office that specializes in treatment of conditions related to the cornea, asserts that improved vision can enhance the safety of individuals, and thereby prevent falls that lead to broken bones. MarketWire

Patent Assistance Worldwide Helps Inventors Maximize Marketing Potential
Eastman Kodak has struggled in recent years, with the looming threat of bankruptcy making headlines all over the world. While the photography company has faced many problems, it has always clung to at least one valuable asset -- its collection of patents. According to a recent Wall Street Journal article, however, Kodak's patents may not be worth as much as once thought MarketWire

James Price of San Diego: For Small Businesses, Social Media Spend Is Invaluable
The conventional wisdom is that social marketing is all the rage in 2012 -- and that with each year that passes, more and more companies will invest more and more of their marketing budget into Facebook, Twitter, and Google+. New data suggests that social marketing may not be on the solid ground it is often said to occupy, however MarketWire

Dermatologist in Houston on Benefits of Ultherapy(TM) Skin Treatment
Plastic surgeons offer a variety of procedures designed to smooth out wrinkles and tighten facial skin, yet numerous people are hesitant to undergo treatment because many of the surgeries are invasive. Houston dermatologist Dr. Paul Friedman and his associate Dr. Jennifer Peterson now offer a non-surgical, non-invasive facial rejuvenation treatment known as Ultherapy™ MarketWire

Tailgating Gone Gourmet
(Family Features) Transform your traditional tailgating menu into a crowd-pleasing feast that will have your game day friends thinking you've gone gourmet. Whether you're rooting for the home team or away, you can serve up these savory dishes for friends around your backyard grill or with fellow fans at the field. MarketWire

Pest Prevention Basics
(Family Features) Nobody likes a pest, especially the creepy, crawly kind. But they exist, and, unfortunately, too many of us make it easy for pests to take up residence right alongside the family. MarketWire

Feel Your Best at Any Age
(Family Features) Age is just a number, according to the old adage. Whether you are turning 20 or 60, it is your inner age and how young you feel that really counts. This is even more true when you create everyday healthy habits that help you feel younger. MarketWire

Cosmetic Dentist in Houston Discusses Conservative Approach to TMJ Treatment
The National Institute for Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) estimates in recent statistics that over 10 million Americans suffer from temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and muscle disorders MarketWire

Westar Energy Sees Strong Retail Sales in Second-Quarter 2012, but Tames Outlook for Full Year, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Energy company Westar Energy Incorporated (NYSE:WR) (Topeka, Kansas), which is the largest electric utility in Kansas, saw solid gains in the second quarter of 2012 as higher prices and stronger energy sales, driven by warmer weather, far outpaced higher operating costs and weaker Wholesale segment results MarketWire

Cook Chili Like a Champ
(Family Features) Spicy, mild, beans or meat only, tomato-based or white -- there are as many ways to make chili as there are people who make it. If you want to fine-tune your chili cooking chops, take a few hints from Larry Walton, the 2011 Terlingua International Chili Champion. MarketWire

Implant Sciences' Explosive Trace Detection Equipment Selected for VIP Protection in the Middle East
Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC) (PINKSHEETS: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced the sale of Quantum Sniffer™ QS-H150 handheld explosives trace detectors into the Middle East for VIP protection. MarketWire

GenOn Reports 2nd Quarter 2012 Results
GenOn Energy, Inc. (NYSE: GEN) today reported adjusted EBITDA of $72 million for the second quarter of 2012 compared to $104 million for the same period of 2011. The adjusted net loss was $107 million for the second quarter of 2012 compared to the adjusted net loss of $82 million for the same period last year MarketWire

Feihe International, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Feihe International, Inc. (NYSE: ADY) ("Feihe International" or the "Company") one of the leading producers and distributors of premium infant formula, milk powder and soybean, rice and walnut products in China, today announced financial results for the second quarter of 2012. The Company will hold a conference call today at 8:00 am Eastern Time. MarketWire

Maryland Plastic Surgeon Launches New Bio-Identical Pellet Therapy Website
Dr. Mark Richards, a plastic surgeon in Washington D.C., has announced the release of a new website for his practice. With a unique, user-friendly design, patients are easily able to navigate to the page of their desired bio-identical hormone therapy procedure and see the answers to frequently asked questions. Dr MarketWire

Sajan, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Sajan, Inc., (OTCQB: SAJA) (PINKSHEETS: SAJA) a provider of global language services and translation management software, today reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

MPOS, a Complete Wireless POS System, Brings the Point of Sale TO the Customer; A Onetime Charge of $49.50 Through Google Play Store Makes It the Lowest Cost Complete POS System Available Today
Mobile POS, Inc., a new Sparks, NV-based company, today introduced MPOS for Android at the Western Foodservices & Hospitality Expo. MPOS brings ALL aspects of POS service to the customer at Tableside. "The Point of Sale is now at the customer," declares Jim Morris, VP Eng and CTO. Servers spend their time with the customer rather than running back and forth and standing in long lines MarketWire

A Better Breakfast for Busy Families
(Family Features) Eating breakfast is a good idea, but for busy families, it can be hard to find a quick and easy option the whole family enjoys. MarketWire

Say Ole to Easy Mexican Meals
(Family Features) Keep busy school nights easy and fun with quick recipes that have a Mexican flair. These everyday dishes have been given a delicious Mex-Over by Ortega and Sandra Lee. Your family will love how good they taste, and you'll love how simple they are to prepare. MarketWire

Skillet Suppers -- The Secret to Stress-Free Weeknights
(Family Features) The busy school year means that dinner planning often gets pushed aside. Moms and dads alike may find themselves opting for the drive-thru instead of the dinner table. But that's not the only option. Homemade Quick Chili Mac Skillet was created with busy weeknights in mind MarketWire

Make Back to School Taste Better
(Family Features) In the rush to get everyone off to school, it's easy to fall into a food rut, serving the same things for breakfast, lunch and snacks. But with some inspiration and a little planning, going back to school can taste a whole lot better than it used to. MarketWire

Sacramento Personal Injury Lawyers at the Demas Law Group, P.C. Sponsor Hit-and-Run Reward Program
Sacramento personal injury lawyers at the Demas Law Group, P.C. are sponsoring the Sacramento Hit-and-Run Reward Program, an innovate program designed to encourage witnesses to anonymously report hit-and-run drivers so that they can be identified, apprehended and prosecuted for their crimes. MarketWire

Koninklijke Ten Cate NV: Heracles Almelo starts using new FIFA Two-Star synthetic turf pitch
The new synthetic turf pitch ofpremier league club Heracles Almelo in thePolman Stadium in Almelo was delivered by main sponsor TenCate and its projectpartners on Monday, 9 July. It has now been approved by FIFA in line with theFIFA Two-Star standard for synthetic turf football pitches MarketWire

Q2 results and update

Release of St Barbara Presentation

Novo Nordisk A/S: Novo Nordisk increased operating profit by 31% in the first half of 2012
Company Announcement No 50 2012: This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf ofThomson Reuters clients MarketWire

Northland Resources Announces Second Quarter 2012 Results
Northland Resources S.A. (TSX: NAU)(FRANKFURT: NPK)(OSLO: NAUR) ("Northland" or the "Company") announced today its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Aviva Plc Announces Interim Results Statement

AMG reports second quarter 2012 results
(Regulated Information) MarketWire

Xcite Energy Limited Announces Award of Options

Hold-Free Networks Receives Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award
Hold-Free Networks announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named Hold-Free Mobile Care as a recipient of a 2011 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award. MarketWire

U.S. Foreclosure Activity Decreases 3 Percent in July According to RealtyTrac(R) U.S. Foreclosure Market Report
RealtyTrac® (, the leading online marketplace for foreclosure properties, today released its U.S. Foreclosure Market Report™ for July 2012, which shows foreclosure filings -- default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions -- were reported on 191,925 U.S MarketWire

Gold Resource Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results; Increases Production by 8% Over Prior Year Quarter
Gold Resource Corporation (NYSE MKT: GORO) today announced results for its second quarter ending June 30, 2012. Gold Resource Corporation is a low-cost gold producer with operations in the southern state of Oaxaca, Mexico. MarketWire

Anadarko to Present at Upcoming Oil & Gas Conference
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Al Walker will present at EnerCom's The Oil & Gas Conference on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012 at 12:20 p.m. MDT in Denver, Colo. MarketWire

Sarraf Gentile LLP Announces Lawsuit Against Eaton Corporation
A class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio against Eaton Corporation (NYSE: ETN) and its top officers. The action is brought on behalf of all people who purchased Eaton common stock from August 2, 2009 through June 4, 2012. MarketWire

Aditro : VAASAN Group selects Aditro as an outsourcing partner for payroll services
VAASAN Group has outsourced its payroll management to Aditro. The agreement covers payroll services for the some 1,350 people employed by the VAASAN Group in Finland. "About a year ago we launched an HR system reform project," says Liisa Väyrynen, HR Director of VAASAN Oy GlobeNewswire

Production July 2012
Stavanger, 9 August 2012: Norwegian Energy Company (Noreco) in July 2012 produced 4,869 barrels of oil equivalents (boe) per day. Net realized price in July was USD 93 per boe after adjustments for oil put options, inventory, NGL and gas prices. GlobeNewswire

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