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Airlines to be allowed to import jet fuel, says Ajit Singh
Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh on Tuesday said the Indian airlines would be allowed to import jet fuel directly under a proposal from a ministerial panel, sending airline shares sharply higher on the prospect that they will be able to cut costs. ANI

Indian market has a lot of depth, says Sibal
Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal, who met Norwegian Information Technology Minister Rigmor Aasrud, here on Tuesday said the Indian market has a lot of depth and one should not doubt its capability to attract investments. ANI

Citigroup becomes first global bank to flood China with credit cards
Citigroup (c) is set to become the first global bank to issue its own credit cards in China. ANI

Pakistan's economy vulnerable: IMF
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned that Pakistan's economy is at a vulnerable stage. ANI

Slowdown in industrial growth responsible for decline in GDP growth: Mukherjee
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said that the main reason for decline in GDP growth is a slowdown in industrial growth, and in particular in investment growth. ANI

Facebook plans to start mobile ads by March 2012
Facebook will now start showing advertisements to users on their mobile phones, according to a new report. ANI

Airlines to import jet fuel directly soon, says Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh
Union Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh on Tuesday said that airline companies will soon be allowed to import jet fuel directly. ANI

Apple's iPhone business alone now bigger than whole of Microsoft
Apple's iPhone business alone is now bigger than the whole of Microsoft, recent revenue figures have revealed. ANI

India, Iran have worked out oil payment pact, says envoy
India and Iran have reached an agreement for the payment of oil, said Tehran's envoy to New Delhi Seyed Mehdi Nabizadeh. ANI

IMF slashes China's 2012 growth estimate to 8.25%
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has scaled down its forecast for China's 2012 economic growth from nine percent to 8.25 percent and warned that exports would be a significant drag on expansion in the upcoming two years. ANI

INC Research Releases New White Paper on Transformational Change in Global Drug Development
Paper Provides Insights into How CROs Are Employing Science and Technology Innovations to Transform Clinical Development ProgramsRaleigh, NC, Feb ACN Newswire

Top Defence and Aerospace Leaders to Gather for High-level Conferences at Singapore Airshow 2012
Two high-level conferences, the Asia-Pacific Security Conference (APSEC) and the Singapore Aerospace Technology & Engineering Conference (SATEC), will return in February 2012 in conjunction with the biennial Singapore Airshow ACN Newswire

Kingsoft WPS Software Reaches Record High Sales in Global and Domestic Markets During 2011
Kingsoft Corporation Limited ("Kingsoft" or the "Company"; SEHK stock code: 03888), a leading entertainment software, internet security and application software developer, distributor and service provider in China, has announced that a WPS purchase order of around RMB10 million has been signed by Kingsoft and China Post Group, providing the Company with a good start of 2012 ACN Newswire

NEC Launches Sales of Compact All-in-one LTE Base Station
NEC Corporation announced today the sales launch of the MB4300, a compact all-in-one LTE base station system.The MB4300 series allows for a wide range of installation options in areas with limited space, such as rooftops and compact indoor spaces. This series paves the way for more cost effective installation of small cell base stations, helps boost capacity and improves overall performance ACN Newswire

Hong Kong Jewellery Design Winners Named
Winners of the 13th Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition were announced today at a press conference. The designs of the winners and finalists will be displayed at Asia's largest spring jewellery fair, the 29th HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show, which opens next Thursday (16 February) and continues through 20 February, at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre ACN Newswire

First Metro Investment Corp Releases January Philippines 'Market Call'
First Metro Investment Corp (FMIC) and University of Asia and the Pacific (UA&P) have published the January issue of "The Market Call, Capital Markets Research" ACN Newswire

The Asset Awards First Metro Investment Corp as Best Domestic Bond House in the Philippines
First Metro Investment Corporation has been voted as the Best Domestic Bond House in the Philippines by Hong Kong-based The Asset Publishing and Research Ltd. in its Triple A Country Awards for 2011.First Metro was cited for its leadership in thePhilippine domestic bond market in the covered screening period, participating in the issuance of P637.4 billion bonds or 96 ACN Newswire

Fujitsu's ICT Helps to Solve Environmental Issues in Thailand
Fujitsu today announced that it is using ICT to provide support in resolving environmental problems in the Map Ta Phut industrial estate in Thailand.Sponsored by Japan's New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), the project is a government-subsidized collaborative research effort in environmental technologies ACN Newswire

Industry Experts from Vietnam will Share Insights to Boost Manufacturing Excellence at MTA HANOI 2012
Vietnam's steadily growing manufacturing industry will see the need for expertise in managing the resources of local enterprises and enhancing the productivity of its factories. To augment the visitor experience and maximise value to exhibitors and visitors, MTA HANOI 2012 will bring an insightful conference alongside the exhibition when it opens in March 2012 ACN Newswire

Toyota Announces Financial Results for Nine Months
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) today announced financial results for the nine months ended December 31, 2011. On a consolidated basis, net revenues for the nine months totaled 12,881.1 billion yen, a decrease of 10.2 percent compared to the same period last fiscal year. Operating income decreased from 422.1 billion yen to 117.1 billion yen, while income before income taxes* was 197.2 billion yen ACN Newswire

NEC Presents "Cloud Service Provider Models in Asia" at TM Forum Management Forum Asia 2012 in Singapore
NEC Corporation (NEC) announced today that it will attend TM Forum Management Forum Asia 2012 on February 7-8 in Singapore. As a Conference sponsor, NEC will focus on "Cloud Service" and will present NEC's Cloud solutions at the exhibition ACN Newswire

Second Shift Added to Toyota's Mississippi, U.S. Plant
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces that Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Mississippi, Inc. (TMMMS), its vehicle manufacturing plant in Mississippi, United States, added a second shift to its production operations on February 6 (local time) ACN Newswire

Massimo Zanetti Beverage USA Acquires NJ Coffee Roastery - Acquisition Firmly Establishes MZB in Food Service Business
Massimo Zanetti Beverage USA, Inc. has acquired from the Sara Lee Corporation a highly specialized gourmet food service coffee business that will add more than $150 million in annual revenue to MZB's overall portfolio ACN Newswire

John Lee, Chairman & CEO of Prophecy Coal (TSX:PCY) and Chairman of Prophecy Platinum (TSXV:NKL) Interviewed by David Morgan of - Video Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, February 6, 2012 - David Morgan, founder of and publisher of the Morgan Report, interviews John Lee Chairman & CEO of Prophecy Coal Corp (TSX:PCY) (OTCQX:PRPCF) and also Chairman of Prophecy Platinum Corp (TSXV:NKL) (OTCQX:PNIKF) (Frankfurt:P94P). This video interview is available for viewing on ACN Newswire

NEC and SAP Japan Agree to Provide Cloud-based Billing Services
NEC Corporation (NEC) and SAP Japan Co., Ltd. (SAP Japan) today announced a global business partnership agreement to provide billing services through SaaS that operate on NEC's cloud computing systems.Agreement objectivesDue to the growing popularity of smartphones and cloud based services, there is increasing demand for billing systems, which are a core revenue base for service operators ACN Newswire

Honda Begins Installation of Solar Power Generation Systems at Automobile Dealership Locations in Japan
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. announced the installation of a 9 kilowatt-capacity solar power generation system at the Adachi Odai location of the Honda Cars Tokyo Chuo dealer network. The installation kicks off a project to install Honda Soltec(1) solar power generation systems with a total capacity of 1 megawatt at Honda automobile dealership locations in Japan by March 31, 2014 ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Group Initiatives Honored with 2nd Kanagawa Global Warming Prevention Awards
Fujitsu today announced that two of its initiatives to reduce environmental burden - PC server development and datacenter construction - were honored with Kanagawa Prefecture's 2nd Kanagawa Global Warming Prevention Awards. Fujitsu Limited received an award for its development of the PRIMERGY RX200 S6 Energy-Saving Model technology to reduce greenhouse gas emissions ACN Newswire

Bombardier Brings its Diversified Portfolio of Industry-Leading Aircraft and Customer Services to the 2012 Singapore Airshow

Water-Wise Plant Information On the Go: Save Our Water Sponsors Sunset's Plant Finder; Launches New Mobile Site
Save Our Water ( launched a new mobile-friendly version of its website today to coincide with sponsorship of Sunset Magazine's Plant Finder ( web-based tool MarketWire

Residence One at William Lyon Homes' Augusta -- Where Bigger Is Better for Growing Families
When it comes to growing families, bigger is better. William Lyon Homes knows that everyone needs their space -- and then some. The builder's Residence One at their Augusta neighborhood in the Villages of Columbus continues to be a family favorite, offering a large kitchen and great room to bring everyone together, plus a covered loggia and three upstairs bedrooms for parents and their kids MarketWire

Buy Cheap Valentine's Flowers: LA California Flower Mall Petallers Want Makeover Ideas
LA's top DIY destination to buy cheap Valentine's flowers up to 70 percent below retail prices wants your ideas for a sparkling LA Flower District makeover. MarketWire

First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. to Participate in Sterne Agee 2012 Financial Institutions Investor Conference
First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. ("First Midwest") (NASDAQ: FMBI) announced today that it will be participating in the Sterne Agee 2012 Financial Institutions Investor Conference in Orlando, Florida on Monday, February 13, 2012. Michael L. Scudder, First Midwest's President and Chief Executive Officer will give a presentation on behalf of the Company at the conference at 9:30 AM (ET). MarketWire

/ KILL - Boardwalk Brands
Editors and other readers are advised to disregard the news release with the headline, "Boardwalk Brands Announces Release of Schticky Lint Roller," issued January 10, 2012 by Boardwalk Brands. The release was issued in error. MarketWire

Commerce National Bank Announces the Appointment of Rachel Zippwald, Senior Vice President, SBA Operations Manager
Commerce National Bank (OTCBB: CNBF), a community business bank in its ninth year of operation, is pleased to announce that Rachel Zippwald has joined the bank as a Senior Vice President in the SBA Department. MarketWire

JCM Global's Award-Winning PayCheck 4(TM) Thermal Printer on Track to Earn 40 Percent Market Share in Just Nine Months
Perhaps the only thing faster than the print speed of JCM Global's award-winning PayCheck 4™ thermal printer is the speed at which it has gained market share. Nine months ago, the PayCheck 4 started getting all necessary OEM and regulatory approvals and hoping to secure possible traction in the highly competitive gaming market MarketWire

Spur Shareholders Approve the Sale of Spur BVI to Hong Tang Vision Ltd For $9.25 Million
Spur Ventures Inc. ("Spur" or the "Company") (TSX: SVU)(OTCBB: SPVEF) is pleased to announce that the Company received shareholder approval at the Special Shareholders' meeting held on February 7, 2012 in Vancouver for the proposed sale of its wholly-owned subsidiary, Spur Chemicals (BVI) Inc MarketWire

$2 Powerball Jackpot Climbs to $250 Million; Highest Since June 2010
The jackpot for the new $2 Powerball has climbed to $250 million for the draw on Wednesday, Feb. 8. This is the highest Powerball jackpot since June 2010 and since $2 Powerball launched on January 15. MarketWire

A Cincinnati First: New Radio Show Puts Listeners in Control of Rewind 94.9's Playlist
Rewind 94.9 (WREW-FM) is using Listener Driven Radio's LDR.Takeover platform to give control of the radio station to Tri-State listeners every weeknight! MarketWire

The Perfect Beginning Starts With Canopy Lane's Final Phase
A terrific South Coast Metro address is waiting, but not for long! The final homes are selling quickly at gated Canopy Lane by William Lyon Homes and buyers must hurry in to find the best OC location near work and play and incredible values that seal the deal. A wonderful future starts with Canopy Lane's final opportunities, so stop waiting and make the move of a lifetime today MarketWire

Provident New York Bancorp to Present at Sterne Agee 2012 Financial Institutions Investor Conference on February 13, 2012
Provident New York Bancorp (NYSE: PBNY), the parent company of Provident Bank, today announced that Jack Kopnisky, President and CEO and Stephen Masterson, Chief Financial Officer will present at the Sterne Agee 2012 Financial Institutions Investor Conference on Monday, February 13, 2012 at 11:00 A.M. EST. MarketWire

Chronicle Books Acquires THE ART OF TALKING BACK By Media Coach Bodine Williams
Leigh Haber, Editor-at-Large for Chronicle Books announced the acquisition of North American rights for Bodine Williams' The Art of Talking Back: 21 Rules for Media Interviews & Other Defining Moments. Agent Sam Hiyate of The Rights Factory arranged the deal. MarketWire

Car, Truck, Flower Ads Top Innis Maggiore 2012 Super Bowl Ad Survey
A survey of readers of Innis Maggiore's PositionistView digital newsletter rated TV commercials for VW, Chevy Silverado and as their top picks in the 2012 Super Bowl ad Survey. MarketWire

Verti-Gro Partners With EnviroIngenuity
EnviroIngenuity today announced a partnership with Verti-Gro® to represent and promote hydroponic vertical farming systems throughout Southern California. MarketWire

Teekay Tankers Ltd. Announces Public Offering of Class A Common Stock
Teekay Tankers Ltd. (Teekay Tankers or the Company) (NYSE: TNK) announced today that it plans to offer 15,000,000 shares of Class A common stock of the Company in a public offering. Teekay Tankers expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 2,250,000 shares of Class A common stock to cover any over-allotments MarketWire

Highwoods Announces Availability of Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results
Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HIW), has released its fourth quarter and year-end 2011 results. Please visit Highwoods investor relations website to view the release or click on the following link. MarketWire

Provident Bank Hires Two New Commercial Bankers
Provident Bank, a subsidiary of Provident New York Bancorp (NYSE: PBNY), announced today that it has expanded its commercial banking team in White Plains. Grace Sabino and Anthony Palmesi have joined the Bank as Managing Directors and are responsible for developing and managing commercial banking relationships in Westchester County. MarketWire

26th Annual Pacific Rim Whale Festival March 17-25, 2012 Kicks Off West Coast Vancouver Island Whale Watching Season
The Pacific Rim Whale Festival and Tourism Tofino today announced the extensive calendar of educational, culinary and cultural arts events -- many of them free -- planned for the 26th Annual Whale Festival being held in Tofino, Ucluelet and Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, on the west coast of Vancouver Island, from March 17-25, 2012 MarketWire

UPDATE: ExxonMobil, Synfuels Int'l Added to Zeus North American Gas-to-Liquids Seminar
Speakers from two key GTL technology suppliers -- Mitch Hindman, licensing manager at ExxonMobil Research & Engineering, and Edward Peterson, chief engineer at Synfuels International, have jointed the program for Zeus Development's second annual seminar on North American gas-to-liquids (GTL), to take place March 7 in downtown Houston MarketWire

AMD Announces Departure of Emilio Ghilardi as Senior Vice President and Chief Sales Officer
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the departure of Emilio Ghilardi as senior vice president and chief sales officer, effective immediately. Rory Read, AMD president and chief executive officer, will serve as interim chief sales officer while the company actively seeks a replacement. MarketWire

Australian Private Equity Returns Continue to Outperform
The Cambridge Associates LLC Australia Private Equity and Venture Capital Index (CA Australia Index) demonstrates that private equity continues to deliver stable, solid returns in periods of high volatility for public equities. MarketWire

Priio Named Certified Design Services Provider by Digi-Key
Indianapolis product development firm Priio is now the first Indiana company listed as a Design Services Provider for Digi-Key, an electronic component distributor which does 1.5 billion in annual sales internationally. MarketWire

FormFactor, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Annual Results
FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ: FORM) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2011 that ended on December 31, 2011. Quarterly revenues were $30.2 million, down 42% from $52.1 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2011, and down 31% from $43.9 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2010. MarketWire

Northern States Financial Corporation to Voluntarily Delist From NASDAQ; Common Stock Expected to Be Traded in the Over-the-Counter Market

Ziegler Announces Fourth Quarter Financial Results
The Ziegler Companies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ZGCO), a diversified financial services holding company, today released its financial results for the year ending December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Top Bloggers Drop 67 Pounds, Win $5,000 Dietbetting, an online social dieting game that lets people win money through weight-loss competitions, announced the winners of its "Lose to Win Challenge." The players -- seven top bloggers -- came together at for a high-stakes game that benefitted charities. DietBet put up the $5,000 pot. MarketWire

UPDATE: Blancspot Media Launches Interactive Social News App for Google TV
Blancspot Media, LLC today announced it has extended its award winning interactive news service with its launch of Blancspot for Google TV. "We created Blancspot to offer a social news experience that would follow users from their Android phones, tablets and now to Google TV MarketWire

SynQor and Lineage Power Settle IBA Patent Litigation
SynQor, Inc. announced today that it has entered into a definitive Settlement Agreement with Lineage Power Corp. to resolve SynQor's IBA patent litigation against Lineage (SynQor, Inc. v. Artesyn Technologies, Inc., et al., Civil Action No. 2:07-CV-497, U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas). Terms of the settlement are confidential. MarketWire

New TechNet Study: Illinois Among Top 10 App Economy Job Producing U.S. States
TechNet, an Illinois Technology Association national partner, and the bipartisan policy and political network of technology CEOs that promotes the growth of the innovation economy, today released a new study showing that there are now roughly 466,000 jobs in the "App Economy" in the United States, up from zero in 2007. The study also found that Illinois is in the top ten of U.S MarketWire

Binswanger and Kidder Mathews Named Exclusive Agent for Sublease of Class A Lab and Office Space in South San Francisco, California
Binswanger and Kidder Mathews have been named exclusive agents by Amgen, Inc. for the sublease of a two building Class A lab and office complex offering up to 250,000 sq. ft. on 8.84 acres in the Britannia Oyster Point II campus located at 331-333 Oyster Point Boulevard in South San Francisco, California. MarketWire

Fresh Springtime Sautes
(Family Features) Spring brings warming weather, more sunshine -- and juicy vegetables. It's the perfect time of year to incorporate garden-fresh favorites into your mealtime repertoire. Whether it's peppers, onions, mushrooms or tomatoes that suit your springtime fancy, try combining them with your favorite protein, like pork, in a sizzling, simple sauté. MarketWire

Hinto Energy, Inc. Announces Acquisition of South Uintah Gas Properties, Inc.
HINTO ENERGY, INC. (OTCQB: HENI) (OTCBB: HENI) announced that it has completed the acquisition of South Uintah Gas Properties, Inc. (SUGP). As a result of the acquisition, SUGP has become a wholly owned subsidiary of Hinto. MarketWire

BHGR Leverages In-House Talent to Build Out Appellate Practice Group
Berg Hill Greenleaf & Ruscitti LLP (BHGR) is announcing the formation of an Appellate Practice Group to assist clients and attorneys in the successful navigation of the Colorado appeals process. MarketWire

Judicial Watch Announces a CPAC Press Conference: "The 2012 Election Integrity Project"
Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced it will host a press conference: "The 2012 Election Integrity Project." The press conference will detail a major investigative and legal effort to uphold the integrity of the 2012 elections. MarketWire

Pizza Patron(R) Opens Double Drive-Thru Store in San Antonio, Texas
Pizza Patrón, the nation's #1 Latino pizza brand, celebrated the opening of its seventh store in San Antonio on Monday. The store, located at 6700 S. Flores St., is the company's newly developed 'double drive-thru' model, the first of its kind in the chain. MarketWire

Stakool/Anthus Life Corp. Found Great Success Participating as a Sponsor in Gymnastics Tournament
Stakool, Inc. (OTCQB: STKO) (OTCBB: STKO), a Florida-based corporation, is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Anthus Life Corp. found great success in sponsoring and participating in the recent Lady Luck Invitational Gymnastics Tournament held in Las Vegas, in January, 2012. MarketWire

Sheppard Mullin Elects Twelve Attorneys to Partnership
Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has elevated twelve of its attorneys to partner. The twelve new partners are Martin Bader (Del Mar), Will Chuchawat (Los Angeles), Jeffrey W. Forrest (San Diego), Darren Franklin (Los Angeles), Jenny Park Garner (San Francisco), Matthew W. Holder (Del Mar), Moe Keshavarzi (Los Angeles), J MarketWire

Passionate for Pork Tenderloin: Delicious and Heart-Healthy
(Family Features) Tender and delicious pork tenderloin now has an additional benefit; it has been deemed heart-healthy! Recently certified by the American Heart Association, pork tenderloin now bears the iconic Heart-Check mark, making it easier than ever to spot this extra lean protein when navigating grocery aisles. MarketWire

Maine Defense Attorney William T. Bly Contributes to Newly Released DUI Vehicular Homicide Defense Book
With DUI defense lawyers in mind, Attorney William T. Bly ( has contributed valuable legal information as a co-author to the newly released book "Defending DUI Vehicular Homicide Cases, 2012 ed.: Leading Lawyers on Understanding DUI Cases, Developing a Thorough Defense, and Negotiating Settlements (Inside the Minds)." MarketWire

Media Alert: BlogHer Named a 2012 OnMedia Top 100 Winner
BlogHer, Inc., the premium cross-platform media network and publisher for women, announced today that it was chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the OnMedia Top 100 winners for 2012. Winners will be recognized at AlwaysOn's OnMedia event at the Time Warner Center in New York City on February 22, 2012. MarketWire

Advanced Defense Technologies Inc. (ADTI) Developing UAV/Drone Technology for Commercial Markets Including Law Enforcement, Domestic Infrastructure Defense, and Border Security
Advanced Defense Technologies Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ADCF) announced today that the Company is designing UAV - Unmanned Aerial Vehicle and Drone system technology for both defense and commercial markets. The large potential growth markets include surveillance, law enforcement, terrorist threat prevention, domestic infrastructure defense, and border security. MarketWire

FranNet to Help Disabled Veterans Through Wounded Warrior Project
FranNet, an international network of franchise consultants, is donating money to the Wounded Warrior Project™ (WWP), a national nonprofit with a mission to honor and empower wounded warriors. MarketWire

California Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom, Top Government & IT Executives to Launch Report & Web Portal to Improve Cloud Computing Deployments for State and Local Governments
The TechAmerica Foundation announced today that its State and Local Government Cloud Commission (SLG-CC) will host a conference Thursday, February 16th in Mountain View, CA where top IT and government thought leaders will gather to launch the much-anticipated report of best practices and policies in cloud computing for state and local government and a complementary web portal MarketWire

How to Hire Like Google: Bagging and Becoming the Rare Find
The Commonwealth Club's INFORUM will host a discussion on Thursday, Feb. 9 about Google's creative business model and unique hiring philosophy, led by two leaders in the world of work, Laszlo Bock, senior vice president of people operations at Google, and George Anders, author of "The Rare Find," in conversation with Brad Stone of Bloomberg Businessweek. MarketWire

Golden Star Resources Sets Date for 2011 Year End Results News Release and Conference Call
Golden Star Resources Ltd. (NYSE Amex: GSS) (TSX: GSC) (GHANA: GSR) today announced it will report 2011 fourth quarter and full year financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, February 22, 2012, and conduct a conference call and webcast on Thursday, February 23, 2012, at 9:00 a.m. Mountain Time (11:00 a.m. ET). MarketWire

OpenDesks Reaches 1000th Location
OpenDesks, Inc. (, the source for discovering, managing and booking workspaces and meeting rooms in real-time, added the 1000th location to its network and released its first Android app today. The new app and expansion of its network strengthens the value of OpenDesks to both individual and corporate users. MarketWire

Zem Joaquin, Sean Gardner and Jessica Northey Are First Kred Leaders
Kred Lead Advisor Porter Gale and CEO Andrew Grill today announced the appointment of the first three Kred Leaders: Editor-in-Chief Zem Joaquin, Social Media Manager Sean Gardner and Country Music Chat Host Jessica Northey. MarketWire

SafeMart Home Security Sponsors Safety and Customers Win
SafeMart, The Official Sponsor of Safety™ asked thousands that have purchased LiveWatch alarm monitoring to vote for which team would score a safety in the big game this weekend. Although very rare, it only took New York one defensive play to score a safety MarketWire

ePrescribing in California Making Steady Gains While Its Full Potential Remains Unrealized: Cal eConnect Gap Analysis Report
Electronic prescribing, known as ePrescribing, is continuing to grow steadily in California, potentially increasing the safety of the prescribing process, according to a new report from Cal eConnect. About 25 percent of the state's physicians are sending prescriptions electronically, the report estimates, compared with 3 percent in 2007 MarketWire

Angelo State University Opens Doors to New Recreation Center Expansion, Designed by SmithGroupJJR
Angelo State University (ASU) has opened the doors to a new 22,000-square-foot recreation and wellness center in the heart of its San Angelo, Texas campus. MarketWire

For 24th Straight Year, Chem-Dry Ranks High on Entrepreneur Top Franchises List
Chem-Dry, the nation's leading carpet cleaning firm and a top-rated franchise company, has made Entrepreneur magazine's Annual Franchise 500 list of top franchise opportunities for the 24th consecutive year. MarketWire

Cloudera and Tableau Empower Business Intelligence With Apache Hadoop
Cloudera Inc MarketWire

Camping World RV Sales Secures the Confidence and Support of America's Top Financial Institutions Through a New Multi Year Floor Plan Facility Quickly Approaching Half a Billion Dollars
Camping World RV Sales, the world's largest recreational vehicle retailer, announced today that it has secured a new multi-year syndicated credit facility quickly approaching half a billion dollars, consisting of an amended floor plan credit facility, letter of credit facility and a term loan. Bank of America, N.A., which serves as the Administrative Agent, led the transaction MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Applauds Velocent for Its Comprehensive Range of Solutions Designed to Meet the Requirements of Bandwidth-Extensive, Next-Generation Network Services
Based on its recent analysis of the mobile broadband service assurance market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Velocent with the 2011 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer Value Enhancement MarketWire

Beauty Breakthroughs From the American Academy of Dermatology
This kit from the American Academy of Dermatology (Academy) features three leading dermatologists' expert opinions on the science behind some of the latest beauty technologies, including anti-aging skin care treatments, lasers and lights, and non-invasive fat removal. MarketWire

Rancho Solano Private Schools Announces New State-of-the-Art Campus in Scottsdale
Rancho Solano Private Schools (RSPS), the preeminent private school system in Phoenix and a member of the Meritas Family of Schools, has selected the site for its new state-of-the-art middle/high school campus in Scottsdale, which will be located at 9180 E Via De Ventura Blvd. MarketWire

The Top Ten Reasons Tyler Place Is America's Favorite All-Inclusive Family Resort
The Tyler Place Family Resort, an award-winning, all-inclusive family resort is a Vermont summer vacation destination for families of all ages and sizes. MarketWire

Yos Shiran, CEO of Caesarstone Global Group Announces the International Launch of the New Collection -- Supremo(TM)
Caesarstone Sdot-Yam Ltd., the pioneer and leading manufacturer of quartz surfaces, today announced the launch of its elegant Supremo™ collection. The international launch follows the successful distribution and growing demand in many countries including the USA, Canada, Australia, Israel and more. MarketWire

Franchise Research Institute Names CMIT Solutions One of 25 Top Franchises
For the fourth year in a row, the Franchise Research Institute has named CMIT Solutions, a rapidly growing IT support franchise, one of the top 25 franchise systems in the United States. MarketWire

Yos Shiran, CEO of Caesarstone: "Caesarstone Is Proud to Be the First Building Material Company to Present at the Upcoming Eurocucina Exhibition in Milan, and Views This as a Further Demonstration of Its Commitment to Consumers, Architects and Designers in Their Journey Designing Internal Spaces"
Caesarstone Sdot-Yam Ltd., the pioneer and leading manufacturer of Caesarstone quartz surfaces, announced the premier presentation of Caesarstone's Original Design Concepts at the upcoming 2012 Eurocucina Exhibition in Milan MarketWire

GuestLogix' Onboard Store Technology 'Goes Live' Across Entire Aer Lingus Carrier Network
GuestLogix Inc. (TSX: GXI) ("GuestLogix" or the "Company"), the leading global provider of onboard store technology solutions to airlines and the passenger travel industry, announced today that it has deployed its onboard retail platform across the entire Aer Lingus route network of nearly 70 destinations throughout Ireland, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe and the United States MarketWire

Waste Connections Reports Fourth Quarter Results and Provides 2012 Outlook
Waste Connections, Inc. (NYSE: WCN) MarketWire

ORLive Program Highlights Penile Implantation Techniques
For men struggling to find a dependable treatment for erectile dysfunction, penile implant surgery is a safe and popular option. Advancements in surgical techniques have enhanced the lives of men living with ED. Learn more about improved patient outcomes in penile implant surgery, and hear from a patient and his wife about their overall satisfaction with the procedure. MarketWire

Montserrat College of Art's "Random Access: Data as Art" Exhibit Sponsored by Relevant Data Corp
Montserrat College of Art's Gallery opens a new exhibit "Random Access: Data as Art" at 23 Essex St, Beverly, on view through March 31, 2012. The exhibit is sponsored by Relevant Data Corp Danvers, MA. MarketWire

C3 Metrics Selected by AlwaysOn as OnMedia Top 100 Winner
C3 Metrics today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the OnMedia Top 100 winners. Inclusion in the OnMedia 100 signifies leadership and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players MarketWire

NuPathe to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
NuPathe Inc. (NASDAQ: PATH), an emerging biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of branded therapeutics for diseases of the central nervous system, today announced that Jane Hollingsworth, chief executive officer, will present company overviews at two upcoming investor conferences. MarketWire

Icon Media Holdings, Inc. Announces New Board Member
Icon Media Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ICNM) is pleased to announce the appointment of Lincoln Spoor as the newest member of the Icon Media Board of Directors. MarketWire

Polarion Software Makes a Bold Move Into the Software Testing Market With 'Polarion QA' for Quality Management
Polarion Software, a recognized leader in application lifecycle management, announced today it has further expanded its end-to-end support for software development teams with the launch of the company's latest product for test case management, Polarion QA. MarketWire

Golden Minerals Appoints Vice President of Exploration
Golden Minerals Company (NYSE Amex: AUMN) (TSX: AUM) ("Golden Minerals" or "the Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Warren Rehn to the position of Vice President of Exploration. Golden Minerals also announces the planned retirement of Robert Blakestad, the Company's Senior Vice President of Exploration, effective February 29, 2012. MarketWire

NanoInk Announces Launch of Contract Services Program for Live Single Cell Assay Work
NanoInk's® NanoFabrication Systems Division announced today that it introduced a new contract services program dedicated to the development of live single cell array assays. This offering supplements NanoInk's portfolio of Dip Pen Nanolithography® (DPN®)-based systems and tools used for micro and nanopatterning applications to include a service component MarketWire

Blancspot Media Launches Interactive Social News App for Google TV
Blancspot Media, LLC today announced it has extended its award winning interactive news service with its launch of Blancspot for Google TV. "We created Blancspot to offer a social news experience that would follow users from their Android phones, tablets and now to Google TV MarketWire

GMP, CVPS Launch Merger Website
Green Mountain Power and Central Vermont Public Service have launched a new website,, packed with information on the pending merger of the companies. MarketWire

SnackHealthy Adds Fuji Apple 20-Packs to Crispy Fruit Line
Healthient, Inc. (OTCBB: SNAX) announced today the addition of SnackHealthy brand CrispyFruit Fuji Apple 20-packs to its lineup of all natural, freeze-dried fruit snacks. MarketWire

Falken Industries Ltd Reports Year End and Fourth Quarter 2011 Results; Announces 2012 Financial Outlook
Falken Industries Ltd (OTCBB: FLKI) today reported fourth quarter 2011 net profit per share (EPS) of $ 0.0114 or 36% of its current depressed share price which were last bid at $ 0.031. Operating Revenues rose 15.77 percent on strong net margins of 32.2% notwithstanding heavy distributor support for promotion and marketing expense. MarketWire

Former CMS Administrator Donald Berwick, MD, Among Experts to Present at VHA's Fifth Annual Clinical Conference
More than 300 hospital and health care leaders will assemble in Miami, Fla., Feb. 15-17, to attend the fifth annual clinical conference hosted by VHA Inc., the national health care network. Donald Berwick, MD, former administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, will headline the event and discuss his vision for improving the quality of U.S. health care. In addition to Dr MarketWire

Mango Moving Forms Strategic Alliance With Bed Bugs and Beyond Consultants(R)
National moving company, Mango Moving, LLC, today announced a strategic partnership with Bed Bugs and Beyond Consultants®, a leading consultant in bed bug education who also coordinates and orchestrates bed bug treatment through its select network of service providers. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Acclaims NETZSCH's Customer-Centric Business Goals That Resulted in Innovative Products and Solutions
Based on its recent analysis of the rotary positive displacement (PD) pump market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes NETZSCH with the 2011 Global Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer Value Enhancement. Befitting its status as a market leader, NETZSCH stands out for its customer focus and dedication to innovation MarketWire

ClickSquared Garners Industry Accolade From AlwaysOn
ClickSquared, a global provider of cross-channel marketing software and services, today announced that AlwaysOn, the leading business media brand networking the Global Silicon Valley, has named ClickSquared one of OnMedia's Top 100 Private Companies for the second consecutive year. MarketWire

ASC X12 Not Recommending 6020 TR3s to DSMO for HIPAA Adoption
Accredited Standards Committee X12 (ASC X12) announces plans for the 006020 (6020™) TR3s MarketWire

Interbit Data Expands Sales and Customer Support Teams for Its Healthcare Information Technology Solutions
Interbit Data, a leading provider of software and services connecting people with information for more efficient healthcare, today announced it has expanded its sales and support teams with the hiring of an additional sales representative and a customer technical support professional. MarketWire

Co-Founder of Netflix Set to Speak at Southeast Venture Conference 2012 in Northern Virginia
Marc Randolph, co-founder and former CEO of Netflix, will share his entrepreneurial and investment experiences with hundreds of venture capitalists, entrepreneurs and technology executives at the 6th Annual Southeast Venture Conference (SEVC), taking place Feb. 29-March 1, 2012 at The Ritz-Carlton in Tysons Corner, Virginia. MarketWire

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Works With South Bay Cities to Bring EV Rentals to Torrance
Enterprise Rent-A-Car is adding the Torrance, Calif., rental office at 20625 Hawthorne Blvd to its growing list of locations offering electric vehicle (EV) rentals, providing customers throughout Southern California with the opportunity to experience EV technology with the addition of Nissan LEAF EVs and an on-site charging station. MarketWire

Kepware Technologies Wins "Engineers' Choice Award" for KEPServerEX 5.7
Kepware Technologies, the leader in Communications for Automation, announced today that its KEPServerEX 5.7 product has won the Software Application category of Control Engineering Magazine's 25th Annual "Engineers' Choice Awards." Previous versions of KEPServerEX won in two prior years. MarketWire

Duane Reade Flagship Store Wins Design Award
Duane Reade's flagship store in Manhattan's financial district took first place honors in the Convenience Store/Pharmacy category at the Retail Design Institute's 41st annual international awards program last month. MarketWire

OrthoSensor Presents at the Canaccord Genuity Musculoskeletal Conference
OrthoSensor, Inc., the leader in intelligent orthopedics, announced that management presented at the Canaccord Genuity Musculoskeletal Conference taking place today in San Francisco. MarketWire

Ixia Validates Cutting-Edge Technologies at MPLS & Ethernet World Congress 2012
Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA), the leading global provider of converged IP and wireless network test solutions, is participating in a live, public, and wide-ranging MPLS and Ethernet multi-vendor interoperability showcase at MPLS & Ethernet World Congress, February 8 - 10, 2012 in Paris, France MarketWire

Curtiss-Wright Flow Control and Chalmers & Kubeck Sign Nuclear Services Alliance
Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Company announced today that its business unit Enertech and Chalmers & Kubeck, Inc. have signed an exclusive agreement to collaborate in providing integrated services and life-cycle management of specialized, critical components to the nuclear power industry. MarketWire

On the Road to Bankruptcy, Kodak Made the Right Moves: The Company Saw the Shift From Film to Digital and Innovated Aggressively -- but Was Trapped by Its Core Business Model, Says Innovation Expert
Contrary to popular wisdom, Kodak read the market correctly, innovated aggressively and made many good moves on the road that eventually led to its bankruptcy. MarketWire

The Real Estate Book Helps Agents Go Mobile in Just Minutes With Free Online Mobile Starter Kit
With more and more consumers relying on mobile devices for local information, real estate professionals can no longer ignore this increasingly important channel when marketing properties. To help extend its customers' reach to homebuyers on the go, The Real Estate Book / RealEstateBook MarketWire

Panera Bread Company Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2011 Diluted EPS of $1.42 and $4.65, Both Before One-Time Charge, up 17% and 28% Over Fiscal 2010
Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ: PNRA) MarketWire

Corel Completes Acquisition of Roxio(R) Business From Rovi Corporation
Corel today announced that it has completed the acquisition of the Roxio® business from Rovi Corporation MarketWire

Karen Capili Reveals Advance Look at Eagerly Anticipated Fall/Winter 2012 Ready-to-Wear Line
Karen Capili, one of the newest and most talked-about designers on the West Coast, will debut her first ready-to-wear line in May and has released a sneak preview of some of her first few pieces that will give retailers an indication of the direction she will be taking. Capili's Spring/Summer 2012 couture line was launched in Los Angeles in October to spectacular reviews. MarketWire

Content Marketing Institute, ON24 Announce Virtual Communication Excellence Award Winners
Recognizing the increasing importance of the virtual distribution of content in organizations today, the Content Marketing Institute (CMI) and ON24 are recognizing excellence in virtual communications with the 2011 ON24 Virtual Communication Excellence Awards MarketWire

TELUS Launches Optik TV Mobile Experience With Cisco Videoscape
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) and TELUS today announced TELUS has deployed key components of the Cisco Videoscape™ platform in order to extend its successful Optik TV services to mobile devices through its 'Optik on the go' offering MarketWire

Unity Games Coming to LG's Smart TVs

Red Staple Announces Release of Innovative e-Book Authoring Tools
Red Staple, Inc., a pioneer of tools that enable artists or distributors to easily create digital packages for rapid commercial distribution on a wide range of platforms, today announced the official release of their electronic book (e-book) authoring tools, which had their worldwide debut last September in the Startup Alley at TechCrunch Disrupt SF. MarketWire

QuickLogic Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2011 Results
QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK), the lowest power programmable semiconductor solutions leader, today announced the financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 1, 2012. MarketWire

Intelliverse Welcomes New Senior Vice President of Sales
Intelliverse, a cloud-based communications provider for enterprises, today announced its new Senior Vice President of Sales, Larry DiBiase. With over 25 years' experience developing domestic and international organizations; Larry has led successful expansions, mergers and turnarounds for companies worldwide, leading to increased revenue and profitably MarketWire

TVG, Prairie Meadows & Iowa HBPA Strike Innovative Long-Term ADW and Marketing Partnership
TVG, America's Horseracing Network, has announced today that it has reached an agreement to operate a co-branded Advanced Deposit Wagering (ADW) system on behalf of Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino and the Iowa Horsemen's Benevolent & Protective Association (IA HBPA) MarketWire

Flingo Secures $7 Million in Series A Funding From August Capital
Flingo, the largest publisher of Smart TV apps, today announced that it raised $7 million in Series A funding from August Capital. Flingo's Smart TV software seamlessly integrates streaming video, dynamic advertising and broadcast TV and is currently available on 7.8 million screens, in 118 countries worldwide MarketWire

eQuest and The Network Extend Partnership to Enable eQuest Clients Free
eQuest today announced that it has extended its agreement with The Network. The agreement specifies that any joint customers of the two organizations will receive free job posting distribution through eQuest's job posting delivery gateway. MarketWire

LRAD Corporation Announces Fiscal Q1 2012 Results
LRAD Corporation (NASDAQ: LRAD), the world's leading provider of long range acoustic hailing devices (AHDs), today announced revenues of $3.6 million and net income of $314,000, or $0.01 per diluted share, for its first fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

APTARE Community Cloud Revolutionizes Storage Performance Analytics
Enterprise data center optimization leader APTARE®, Inc. today announced the introduction of the APTARE Community Cloud and enhanced storage array performance analytics for their APTARE StorageConsole unified storage management platform. MarketWire

Spreecast Extends Social Video Platform With Embed Capability
Spreecast, the social video platform that lets people broadcast together, announced today that its service can now be embedded, free of charge, on any website or blog. MarketWire

Infortrend Adopting Multi-Dimensional Approach to Meet Diverse Market Demand for Storage Solutions in 2012
Infortrend® (TPE: 2495) today announced its vision for 2012, identifying storage efficiency and cloud-ready storage as key focus areas and highlighting the adoption of upgraded hardware platforms to strengthen its product line-up. MarketWire

NGINX Launches Commercial Support for Its World Renowned Open Source Web Server
NGINX announced today commercial support options for companies using its open source web server in production MarketWire

People to People International Selects MDL Technology, LLC to Solve IT Challenges
Technology may solve the world's problems someday -- which might be why People to People International (PTPI) selected MDL Technology, LLC, a Kansas City-based managed services company, to fix its database management problems. MarketWire

Social Media the Internet and Law Enforcement (SMILE) Announces Inaugural Canadian Conference
On March 25-28, 2012, LAwS Communications is partnering with the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police to produce the fifth Social Media the Internet and Law Enforcement (SMILE) Conference to discuss the use of social media to improve law enforcement, crime prevention and officer safety MarketWire

Idealstor Partners With Paragon Software Group
Idealstor, a leading manufacturer of removable disk-to-disk backup solutions, announced today that they are now offering Drive Backup Server software from backup and recovery publisher Paragon Software Group as an integrated component of all of their backup systems MarketWire

LeftLane Sports Grows 850%, Launches Mobile Site and Apps
Flash sale site LeftLane Sports confirmed today that revenue in 2011 grew over 850% in its third year of business and that the company has launched a mobile commerce site. The announcement comes just three months after LeftLane Sports, the first Private Sale site focused on the Outdoor and Action Sports industry, closed its first round of funding. MarketWire

Tulsa Chiropractic Center Expands Social Media Presence
HealthSource of Tulsa announced that their practice is expanding its presence on social media. The practice uses Facebook and Twitter to interact with patients, promote contests and events, and increase awareness about wellness, natural pain management, and effective weight loss. The practice offers spinal adjustments, physical therapy and HCG diet weight loss program. MarketWire

West Greenwich Veterinarian Unleashes New Animal Hospital Website
West Greenwich Animal Hospital, which also serves pets from Coventry, Scituate, Foster, Richmond, East Greenwich and other neighboring areas, has released a new website providing local pet owners with a way to access information about animal health issues. West Greenwich veterinarian Dr. Ralph Pratt and his wife, Dr MarketWire

Turnersville Chiropractor Offers "Take Shape for Life" Weight Management Program
Dr. Chris Eulo of Eulo Chiropractic Center is offering the "Take Shape for Life" weight management program as part of an overall approach to wellness and healthy living. The chiropractor chose this weight loss and nutrition program because it has been clinically proven effective for over 25 years and is recommended by over 20,000 physicians MarketWire

Palomar Display Products, Inc. Awarded a $5.4M Contract From L-3 Cincinnati Electronics
Palomar Display Products, Inc. announced today that it has been awarded a firm fixed price contract by L-3 Cincinnati Electronics to design and deliver thermal sight displays and operator control panels. MarketWire

Sino Legend Releases Detailed Technology Development Timeline
Sino Legend (Zhangjiagang) Chemical Co., Ltd., the largest Asian manufacturer of resins for the tire and rubber industries, has launched an interactive timeline and fact sheet detailing its technology development and manufacturing history. These are now available at MarketWire

Kenesto to Premiere at SolidWorks World 2012
Kenesto ( will demonstrate its business process automation system publicly for the first time at SolidWorks® World 2012, booth 226, in San Diego, CA from February 12 through February 15, 2012. MarketWire

Space Systems/Loral Selected to Provide Two Powerful Satellites for Australia's National Broadband Network
Space Systems/Loral (SS/L) (NASDAQ: LORL), the world's leading provider of commercial satellites, today announced that it has been awarded a contract to provide two high throughput communications satellites that will be used to deliver high speed broadband service to rural and remote areas of Australia MarketWire

Elgin Community College Enhances Time & Labor Management With WorkForce Software
WorkForce Software, the leading provider of workforce management solutions for organizations with complex labor policies and stringent compliance demands, announces that Elgin Community College has substantially improved time and attendance reporting with its EmpCenter® solution. MarketWire

New High-Performance, Large-Venue Projectors From Mitsubishi Electric
Mitsubishi Electric Visual Solutions America, Inc. today announced its new XL7100U, WL7200U and UL7400U high-brightness LCD projectors designed for large venues such as meeting rooms, church sanctuaries, museums and auditoriums MarketWire

Kurtz Chiropractic Center's New Website Proves Helpful to Wilson Patients
Kurtz Chiropractic Center has unveiled its new website for patients in Wilson, NC and the surrounding areas. The website,, has been designed for patients to learn more about the services provided and the type of spinal and health conditions that can be treated at the clinic MarketWire

Prax Chiropractic Announces Massage Therapy Services for Charlottesville Patients
Prax Chiropractic and Holistic Pediatrics, a whole body wellness center in Charlottesville, announced that the practice offers massage therapy for natural pain relief and healing. According to family chiropractor Dr. Brian Prax, massage treatments help the body release tension and promote internal healing MarketWire

Slimmed-Down Snacks and Small Plates
(Family Features) Whether you're hosting a party or just enjoying some down time with friends, delicious, slimmed-down snacks and small plates made with lean pork are the perfect solution for the health-conscious host. MarketWire

Mark Newman Named to Utah Business Forty Under 40
HireVue, providers of an amazing new way to interview -- on demand -- announced today that the company's founder, Mark Newman, has been named to Utah Business magazine's 2012 Forty Under 40 list MarketWire

Playworld Systems Launches PlayPod(TM), a 24/7 Mobile Customer Support Tool
Playworld Systems, a leading manufacturer of imaginative playground and fitness equipment, today announced the launch of PlayPod™. This innovative service employs Microsoft Tag to provide 24/7 mobile access to useful information for both maintenance professionals and anyone using the equipment. MarketWire

Wyndham Vacation Rentals Helps Bring Prestigious Ski Clubs to Sun Valley, Idaho With Attractive Lodging Rates and Additional Services
This winter Wyndham Vacation Rentals will welcome members of the National Brotherhood of Skiers (NBS®) and the Texas Ski Council (TSC) as they visit America's original ski resort and the surrounding Wood River Valley area of Sun Valley, Idaho. The NBS will hold their Annual Meeting and Challenge Cup, also known as the Mini-Summit, in Sun Valley from Saturday, Feb MarketWire

Waterfield Technologies and Voxeo Announce Solution to Address Top Challenges Facing Financial Institutions
Waterfield Technologies, a leading provider of customer service solutions, and Voxeo, the Unlocked Communications™ market leader, have partnered to address the unique customer care and communication challenges facing today's financial institutions (FIs) MarketWire

Pathfinder Bancorp, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings
Pathfinder Bancorp, Inc. ("Company"), the mid-tier holding company of Pathfinder Bank, (NASDAQ: PBHC) announced reported net income of $436,000 and basic and diluted earnings per share of $0.10 for the three-month period ended December 31, 2011 compared to net income of $686,000 and basic and diluted earnings per share of $0.23 for the same period in 2010 MarketWire

DISH Network Statement on Canadian Approval of TerreStar License Transfer
DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) issued the following statement today regarding Canadian approval of the TerreStar license transfer request: MarketWire

Green Energy Solution Industries, Inc. Updates Technology Developments via Radio Interview
Green Energy Solution Industries, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SATM) would like to update shareholders on the developments of their technology to be delivered in approximately thirty days. These technologies have been fully tested and commercialized to process 200 tons of feedstock per day to deliver a high BTU value MarketWire

Michael Bless Named Chief Executive Officer of Century Aluminum
Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ: CENX) announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Michael Bless as President and Chief Executive Officer of Century. Mr. Bless had previously served as Acting President and Chief Executive Officer. MarketWire

Williams Controls Reports First Fiscal Quarter 2012 Results and Announces Quarterly Dividend
Williams Controls, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE Amex: WMCO) today announced financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

GlyEco Announces Acquisition of Glycol Recycler Recycool
GlyEco, Inc. (GLYE is listed on (OTCQB: GLYE) (OTCBB: GLYE) today announced it has signed an asset purchase agreement to acquire certain assets of Recycool, Inc. ( Recycool is the dominant recycler in the Minneapolis, MN area and has been collecting and processing waste glycol -- primarily used antifreeze -- into high quality recycled antifreeze since 1995. MarketWire

Devicescape Offload Network Grows by 10x in 2011, Delivering Superior Cellular to Wi-Fi Data Offload Service for Carriers
Devicescape, Inc., the leader in Wi-Fi data offload, announced today that the Devicescape Offload Network grew by more than 10x in 2011, reaching 5.5 million hotspots globally. The Network is now becoming pervasive throughout the United States and is gaining traction in Europe and Asia Pacific. MarketWire

San Francisco's Acclaimed Masa's Restaurant Celebrates Friday, February 24 With Special Wine and Citrus Theme Dinner
Masa's, the critically-acclaimed San Francisco restaurant and Executive Chef Gregory Short, will celebrate the abundance of the citrus harvest by inviting guests to a special Wine and Citrus Dinner on Friday, February 24. MarketWire

North Springs Resources to Release Exclusive Video of Recon Conducted at Multiple Historic Mining Operations within Three Miles of Goldstar Property
North Springs Resources Corp. (OTCBB: NSRS)(PINKSHEETS: NSRS) (the "Company" or "North Springs") is pleased to announce that it anticipates releasing exclusive video detailing reconnaissance conducted at the sites of multiple historic mining operations located within three miles of the Company's 20% owned Goldstar/One Arm Joe Gold Project (the "Goldstar Property" or "Goldstar") in Arizona MarketWire

All New Koss Porta Pro KTC Available Now
Koss Corporation (NASDAQ: KOSS), the Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based high fidelity stereophone manufacturer and inventor of the world's first SP/3 Stereophone in 1958, has made the highly anticipated Porta Pro KTC available for purchase earlier than originally announced. MarketWire

All Slots Casino Powers Up With Two New Slots
All Slots Casino ( is set to release two exciting new video slots on its Viper platform. The innovative Power Spins™ - Atomic 8s introduces a whole new way to win, and Great Griffin is sure to dazzle with its array of exciting bonus features MarketWire

ADARA Networks Partner Program Experiences Rapid Growth With Continued 100% Commitment to the Channel
In its continued effort to hold the highest standards of partnership, ADARA Networks today introduced the "ADARA Certified Engineer" (ACE) and "ADARA Certified Sales Specialist" (ACSS) designations as part of the ADARA Advantage Partner Program to further support partners and drive their success. This comes on the heels of ADARA's partner program experiencing rapid growth. MarketWire

RYU Set to Release Debut Spring 2012 Men's Premium Performance Apparel Line
Today, Respect Your Universe, Inc. (RYU) (OTCBB: RYUN),, announced that on February 15th they will release their highly anticipated debut Spring 2012 Men's Premium Performance Apparel Line MarketWire

Chinese Government Backed Film Fund Offers Opportunities in Hollywood
China Mainstream Media National Film Capital Hollywood Inc., the U.S. division of China National Film Capital Co. Ltd., is the first specialized China film fund officially licensed by the Beijing government. The film fund will play a prominent role in China and Hollywood feature film business. Mr MarketWire

OXYCOM Selects BroadSoft to Power First Cloud Delivery Platform in Poland
BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT) today announced that OXYCOM S.A., a Poland information and communications technology (ICT) provider, has selected the BroadWorks® voice application platform for its cloud-based comprehensive unified communications services to businesses of all sizes. MarketWire

NutraCea's RiBran DF Reduces Oil Pickup in Frying by Up to 30% While Maintaining Flavor and Texture
NutraCea (OTCQB: NTRZ) (PINKSHEETS: NTRZ), a world leader in production and marketing of stabilized rice bran (SRB), rice bran oil (RBO) and their derivative products, announced the commercial launch of RiBran DF, a low oil content version of stabilized rice bran that offers unique functionality to the food industry MarketWire

Man Shing Earns $0.10 per Share for the First Six Months of Fiscal 2012
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 the financial results for the quarter and six months ending December 31, 2011. The Company earned $0.06 and $0 MarketWire

Updated Research on North Springs Resources Corp and Ecoland International Inc - a Forward Look, the Year Ahead
Today, introduced featured coverage of North Springs Resources Corp (OTCBB: NSRS) and Ecoland International Inc (OTCBB: ECIT). Full research reports are available to readers at: MarketWire

American CryoStem Completes Cell Processing for Clinical Study
American CryoStem Corporation (OTCQB: CRYO) announced today that it has completed providing stem cell processing services for Personal Cell Sciences Corp., a cutting edge manufacturer of anti-aging skin care products. MarketWire

XcelMobility Announces Completion of Mach 5 Xcelerator System for Apple Products
XcelMobility Inc. (OTCBB: XCLL) ("Xcel" or the "Company"), a developer of high speed web browsing solutions and related performance enhancing products for mobile devices, has successfully completed development and testing of its latest version of the Mach 5 Xcelerator and is pleased to announce that Mach 5 is now ready for iPhone and iPad users. MarketWire

Liberty Coal Energy Announces Coal Mine Acquisition in Kentucky
Liberty Coal Energy (OTCBB: LBTG) (the "Company" "Liberty Coal" or "Liberty") is pleased to announce that on February 1, 2012, the Company entered into a letter of intent for the acquisition of private mineral leasehold rights to a certain coal mining property in Owsley County, Kentucky with AMS Development LLC. and Colt Resources, Inc. MarketWire

CalAmp Awarded $1.5 Million Contract to Supply Data Telemetry Units for Anadarko Oil Field Operations in North Texas
CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, has been selected by a leading global energy company to supply mission-critical narrowband data telemetry radios for oil field operations across the Anadarko Basin in the panhandle region of north Texas. Deliveries are scheduled to begin March 2012. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT -- SpiderOak Announces New 'Free Your Inner Creativity' Social Media Contest
WHO: SpiderOak provides a backup, sync and sharing environment that is 100 percent private, secure and accessible. WHAT: The recent controversy surrounding the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) has made the public aware of serious threats to online freedom MarketWire

Accellera Systems Initiative Announces "Accellera Systems Initiative Day" at Its 2012 Design and Verification Conference and Exhibition (DVCon)
Accellera Systems Initiative™ announced today that it has put together a program of events for its "Accellera Systems Initiative Day" at its Design and Verification Conference and Exhibition (DVCon) on Monday, February 27, 2012. The sessions cover the latest developments related to the organization's EDA and IP standards. MarketWire

New Free iPad App Offers Custom Photo Cards in Minutes
Simply to Impress (, the popular online destination for personalized photo cards, birth announcements, photo invitations, holiday cards and more, is very excited to announce the arrival of its new, free iPad app MarketWire

Health Insurance and Medical Deductions - eHealthInsurance Releases Top Consumer Tips for Tax Season
Today eHealthInsurance (NASDAQ: EHTH), the leading online source of health insurance for individuals, families and small businesses, released a series of tips for health insurance consumers working on their 2011 federal tax returns. MarketWire

Algeco Scotsman Group Moves Corporate Office to Baltimore's Harbor
Algeco Scotsman Group, a leading global business services company focused on modular space and storage solutions, today announced it has relocated its corporate office and its U.S. operating company Williams Scotsman, from White Marsh, Maryland to the City of Baltimore. MarketWire

Signiant is Pleased to Count Game Developer Ubisoft as File-Transfer Solution Customer
Signiant, a global leader in enterprise file transfer software for the media and entertainment industry, today announced that leading game provider Ubisoft will use Signiant Media Manager™ and Signiant Media Exchange™ (MX) software. MarketWire

Openet Survey Reveals Lack of Direct Engagement Between Mobile Operators and Customers
Openet, a leading provider of Service Optimization Software (SOS) to tier one communications service providers, today announces the results of a survey on how mobile operators use smartphones to engage their subscribers. The online survey generated responses from senior managers employed by the world's largest mobile operators, including Telstra, T-Mobile, Telefonica and Verizon Wireless MarketWire

Wyndham Worldwide Again Named Among Top 50 Companies for Executive Women
Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN), one of the world's largest hospitality companies, has been once again named among the Top 50 Companies for Executive Women by the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE). The list recognizes organizations whose policies and practices encourage women's advancement and whose numbers at the highest levels of leadership demonstrate that commitment. MarketWire

Stillwater Mining Company Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results Webcast and Conference Call
STILLWATER MINING COMPANY (NYSE: SWC) (TSX: SWC.U) will release its fourth quarter and full year 2011 financial results before the United States financial markets open on Tuesday, February 21, 2012. The Company will conduct a conference call to discuss results the same day at approximately 12:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. MarketWire

SpaceClaim Announces 110% Sales Growth and Continued Expansion of Sales Channel
SpaceClaim, the market leader in direct modeling software that enables all engineers to work in 3D, announced today that its new license sales increased by more than 110% in 2011 and that it has more than doubled its number of resellers. In addition, the company announced new customers Ford, Bosch, Eaton, and Carl Zeiss. MarketWire

World Surveillance Group Announces $5.5 Million Institutional Financing
World Surveillance Group Inc. (OTCBB: WSGI), a developer of lighter-than-air unmanned aerial vehicles ("UAVs") and related technologies, announced today that the Company has closed on a Securities Purchase Agreement with a California-based institutional investor (the "Investor") for an aggregate of $5.5 million (the "Financing") MarketWire

Wilson to Lead Plumas Bank's Credit Administration
Plumas Bank (NASDAQ: PLBC) is pleased to announce the promotion of Kerry Wilson to senior vice president, credit administrator. In his new position Wilson will be responsible for managing the Bank's loan portfolio; developing, directing, and controlling all lending activities, and ensuring that bank lending policies and procedures are followed MarketWire

AeroGrow to Host Conference Call on Monday, February 13, 2012 to Review Quarterly Financial Results
AeroGrow International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AERO) ("AeroGrow" or the "Company"), makers of the AeroGarden® line of indoor gardening products, will host a conference call on Monday, February 13, 2012, to review operational results for the quarter ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

AMA Houston Announces Marketer of the Year Award Best of Category Winners
The Houston Chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA Houston) is pleased to announce the 34 organizations selected as Best of Category Winners for the 2011 Marketer of the Year (MOTY) Award. The Best of Category Winners were selected from over 145 nominated companies, organizations and institutions MarketWire

Tufin and COMPUTERLINKS Extend Distribution Agreement to the United Kingdom
Tufin Technologies, the leading provider of Network Security Policy Management solutions, today announced that COMPUTERLINKS will distribute Tufin's award-winning solutions in the UK. This agreement extends Tufin and COMPUTERLINKS' successful relationship delivering business-critical network security automation to European organizations MarketWire

Integra Gold Commences Drilling on High Grade Triangle Zone

eSilicon Expands SerDes IP Licensing Agreement With Avago Technologies
eSilicon Corporation, the largest independent semiconductor value chain producer (VCP), announced today that eSilicon has expanded its existing agreement with Avago Technologies to include access to Avago's 28nm, 40nm, 65nm and 90nm embedded SerDes cores MarketWire

Weststar Resources Corp. : WestStar Completes IP/Resistivity Survey, Plans Diamond Drill Progrm at La Paloma Property, Jalisco, Mexico
Suite 4006 - 1011 West Cordova Street Vancouver, B.C. V6C 0B2 Telephone: (604) 678-5308 Fax: (604) 678-5309Vancouver, BC - February 7, 2012: WestStar Resources Corp MarketWire

India Globalization Capital (IGC) Increases Iron Ore Production Capacity
India Globalization Capital, Inc. (NYSE Amex: IGC), a company competing in the burgeoning Indian and Chinese materials and infrastructure industries, announced today that it has expanded its production capacity by 50% and added 1.8 million tons of iron ore to its reserves. MarketWire

Houston Texans Mobile Subscriber Base Increased Over 200% With CommerceTel Technology
CommerceTel Corporation (OTCBB: MFON), an award-winning provider of proprietary mobile marketing technologies and solutions, announced today that the Houston Texans increased their mobile subscriber base by more than 200% using CommerceTel's patented mobile marketing technology. MarketWire

BBSI Sets Fourth Quarter 2011 Conference Call for Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 12:00 p.m. ET
Barrett Business Services, Inc. (BBSI) (NASDAQ: BBSI), a leading provider of business management solutions, will conduct a conference call on Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Pacific Time) to discuss its financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2011 MarketWire

Hearts Love Almonds: Commemorate Heart Health Month With a Daily Handful
February is packed with thoughts of Valentine's Day and selecting the perfect gifts. But what better gift is there than a healthy heart? February is also Heart Health Month, a time to show your heart some love through nutritional awareness MarketWire

Xtreme Oil & Gas Announces Effective Water Flood Operations in West Texas
Xtreme Oil & Gas, Inc. (OTCQB: XTOG) (OTCBB: XTOG), an independent energy company engaged in the exploration, development, and production of crude oil, is pleased to announce that the company has received confirmation that its water flood injection technique at its 5 Star West Thrifty Texas property has been successful in creating pressure and fluid recovery to the production wells. MarketWire

Panera Bread(R) Takes Manhattan With Opening of 1,500th Store
Today Panera Bread (NASDAQ: PNRA) announced the opening of its 1,500th bakery-cafe and its first in Manhattan. MarketWire

Poggled Partners With Anheuser-Busch to Promote New Bud Light Platinum
Poggled, Inc., a Lightbank-funded startup in the nightlife space, has been exclusively selected by Anheuser-Busch to promote Bud Light Platinum in the Chicago market. As a key strategic aspect of the agreement Poggled will host 18 special events to promote the new brand in the Chicago metro area between February 9 and March 8. MarketWire

JDSU Highlights Collaborative Innovation With Infinera
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) today launched a new video segment as part of its Different View campaign on The segment highlights how JDSU collaborates closely with customers to provide innovative solutions that help advance the optical communications market. MarketWire

Chapman Cubine Adams + Hussey Selects DPR Group to Provide Strategic Public Relations
DPR Group, Inc., a full-service communications agency providing public relations and marketing support services to a broad range of technology companies, announced today that Chapman Cubine Adams + Hussey (CCAH) has selected the firm to provide strategic public relations services MarketWire

Dreamstime Extends Language Capabilities to Serve Growing Global Community
Dreamstime, a leading stock photography community, announced today that its site is now accessible in an additional five new languages: Chinese, Greek, Polish, Russian and Swedish. Building on its already extensive language options, these expanded capabilities will allow Dreamstime to more effectively serve its ever-growing international community. MarketWire

Virtacore Systems Names Phill Lawson-Shanks as Chief Technology Officer
Virtacore Systems, an industry leading hybrid cloud provider, announced today that Phill Lawson-Shanks has joined the company as Chief Technology Officer. MarketWire

Acme Packet Announces Participation in Upcoming Financial Conferences
Acme Packet® (NASDAQ: APKT), the leader in session delivery networks, today announced its participation in the financial conferences highlighted below. The Company will webcast each of the presentations live. All interested parties can access each webcast live on the Company's investor relations website at MarketWire

Broadcast International Partners With ipCapital Group to Expand and Develop IP Portfolio
Broadcast International (OTCBB: BCST), a leading provider of video management software and services for next-generation video internet protocol networks, has entered into a strategic alliance with ipCapital Group, Inc. (ipCG), a leading intellectual property (IP) strategy firm, to drive the strategic expansion and protection of its IP portfolio. MarketWire

EVE Named Event Sponsor of SemIsrael Verification Day February 14 in Tel Aviv
WHO: EVE, the leader in hardware/software co-verification WHAT: Will exhibit at SemIsrael Verification Day, the largest and most focused event for the Silicon Verification sector WHEN: Tuesday, February 14, from 8:45 a.m.-3 p.m MarketWire

Deep Well Seeks Modification to Regulatory Approval, Launches Production Plan, Asks D&M to Report Reserves
Deep Well Oil & Gas, Inc. (and its subsidiaries - "Deep Well" or "Company") (OTCQB: DWOG) is pleased to announce that it filed an application on February 3, 2012, with the Alberta Energy Resources Conservation Board (ERCB) to modify its ERCB-approved project for a well to test thermal production on its Sawn Lake oil sands leases. MarketWire

Corvus Gold-New Drill Results From LMS Project, Alaska
Corvus Gold Inc. ("Corvus" or the "Company") - (TSX: KOR)(OTCQX: CORVF) is pleased to announce the results from the drilling undertaken by First Star Resources Inc. ("First Star") on the LMS property in Alaska in 2011 prior to returning the property 100% to Corvus MarketWire

Strata Oil's 517 Million/Bbl Cadotte Project Draws Heightened Industry Interest
Strata Oil and Gas (OTCQB: SOIGF), a leader in the exploration and development of heavy oil from carbonates, today provided an update for its shareholders relating to the increased level of interest it has been receiving from industry and potential partners. MarketWire

VisualMED to Gain Access to US Hospital Networks
VisualMED Clinical Solutions Corp. (The "Company") (PINKSHEETS: VMCS) (FRANKFURT: VA6) announces that its suite of medical intelligent software for hospitals has been adapted so that autonomous modules and applications can be used by clinical staff through the entertainment hardware which is to be found by the bedside of a growing number of facilities. MarketWire

Ingenic Licenses Arteris Chip-to-Chip (C2C) IP Solution for Mobile Application Processors
Arteris Inc., the inventor and leading supplier of network-on-chip (NoC) interconnect IP solutions, today announced that Ingenic Semiconductor Co., Ltd. has selected Arteris' Chip-to-Chip (C2C) interconnect solutions for Ingenic's mobile phone and tablet application processor systems-on-chip (SoCs) MarketWire

Melissa Data Evolves Corporate Structure to Better Serve Diverse Customer Base
Melissa Data Corp., a leading developer of high performance data quality and address management solutions, today announced a corporate initiative evolving its solutions structure. The move will further support long-term growth, especially the company's fast-developing business in global contact data quality. MarketWire

Nitro Digital Document Survey Reveals Shift in Consumer Attitudes Toward the 'Paperless Office'
Nitro, the company behind the award-winning Nitro Pro and Nitro Reader, today announced the latest findings of its Digital Document Survey of 1,000 Americans aged 18 and older, conducted by TNS MarketWire

Article One Partners Awards Research Community More Than $2 Million
Article One Partners (AOP), the world's largest patent research community, today announced that the company has awarded more than $2 million in financial incentives to its global research community. AOP's researchers can earn annual salaries upwards of $60,000, gain control of their careers and experience work-life balance. MarketWire

1st Capital Bank Announces Record Year-End Results
1st Capital Bank (OTCBB: FISB) today announced financial results for the full year 2011. The successful year included record net income of $3,138,000 and a record level of total assets of $288,315,000. Net income for the year ended December 31, 2011 increased $2,132,000 or 212% compared to net income of $1,006,000 for the previous year. Diluted earnings per share for 2011 increased 210% to $0 MarketWire

Elsevier and Informex Global Launch Elsevier Tech Talks at Informex 2012
Elsevier (NYSE: ENL), the world's leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, and Informex Global, the leading meeting place for buyers and sellers of high-value chemistry, today announced the introduction of a new feature to the Informex 2012 line-up MarketWire

Alliant Insurance Services Opens New Boston Office
Alliant Insurance Services, Inc. (, the nation's largest specialty insurance brokerage firm, today announced the official opening of the new location of its Boston office MarketWire

Ignite Game Technologies Secures $5 Million of Series C Funding
Ignite Game Technologies ("Ignite"), the gaming company creating a completely new online racing experience, today announced it received $5 million in Series C funding from a combination of existing and new private investors. This takes the total raised by the San Francisco-based start-up to $17.5 million following two successful rounds of funding in 2010 and 2011. MarketWire

Norton Online Family Expands to Keep Kids Safe on Mobile Phones
Norton by Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) released today Norton Safety Minder: Mobile Edition, a free app that allows parents to keep an eye on their kids' smartphone activities. The application is used as part of Norton Online Family, the award-winning online family safety service for PCs and Macs MarketWire

ZYTO Corp Listed as One of Utah's Top 50 Public Companies
ZYTO Corp (OTCBB: ZYTC) ( -- Today ZYTO Corp, a Utah-based company specializing in biocommunication applications, announced that it has been recognized by Utah Business Magazine as one of the top 50 public companies in Utah. MarketWire

MIT Submits Application to AOAC for Certification of Test Methods for E. Coli and Salmonella
Micro Imaging Technology, Inc. (OTCBB: MMTC) (OTCQB: MMTC) announces the submittal of its applications to the Association of Advanced Communities Research Institute ("AOAC RI") for Performance Test Method Certification for the MIT 1000 System's for accurate bacterial identifications of the pathogens E. coli and Salmonella MarketWire

Zayo to Host Earnings Conference Call Tuesday, February 14th, 2012
Zayo Group, LLC ("Zayo" or the "Company") invites you to listen to its earnings call for the fiscal second quarter ended December 31, 2011 on Tuesday, February 14th, 2012. MarketWire

Leading Research Firm Ranks Oracle as Leader in Integrated Risk and Finance Management Solutions

Oracle Launches Comprehensive, Ready-to-Deploy Applications for Solvency II Reporting and Analysis

PriceSmart Announces January Sales
PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ: PSMT) today announced that for the month of January 2012, net sales increased 20.5% to $157.5 million from $130.7 million in January a year earlier. For the four months ended January 31, 2012, net sales increased 23.0% to $853.3 million from $693.5 million in the same period last year MarketWire

Oracle Financial Services Announces Global Developers Forum to Showcase Oracle FLEXCUBE's Extreme Extensibility

Oracle Introduces Oracle FLEXCUBE Multi-Channel Solution on Direct and Mobile Channels for the Financial Services Industry

Fujitsu Announces General Availability of Interstage Business Process Manager Analytics V12
Fujitsu today announced general availability of Interstage(R) Business Process Manager Analytics (BPM Analytics) V12, the latest edition of its business process discovery, monitoring and analysis software MarketWire

SolarWinds Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results
SolarWinds® (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today reported results for its fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2011. MarketWire

Outsourcing Trend: Semiconductor Fabs Need Service and Support for Legacy Tools From Refurbished Equipment Suppliers
Refurbished semiconductor equipment supplier ClassOne Equipment has bolstered its staff and added maintenance and service for KLA-Tencor legacy equipment to answer a growing demand from its customer base. ClassOne Equipment now offers service for the AIT, SP1 and SP2 platforms of KLA-Tencor defect inspection tools. MarketWire

AIIM Study Shows Eliminating Paper From Processes Improves Customer Response Times by 300 Percent
AIIM, the global community of information professionals, released today a new industry watch research paper titled, "The Paper Free Office - Dream or Reality MarketWire

Engineered Arresting Systems Corporation (ESCO) Selects MSC Software's Adams
MSC Software Corporation, the leader in multidiscipline simulation solutions that accelerate product innovation, today announced that Engineered Arresting Systems Corporation (ESCO), a division of Zodiac Aerospace, has selected MSC Software's flagship multibody dynamics simulation software, Adams, to complement existing CAD and analytical software used for product development. MarketWire

iPerceptions and Tealeaf Partnership Combines Voice of Customer Feedback and Customer Experiences to Deliver Greater Insight to Online Channels
iPerceptions Inc. (TSX VENTURE: IPE), a leading provider of web-focused Voice of Customer (VoC) analytics based on actual and representative visitor feedback, today announced a strategic technology partnership with Tealeaf, a leader in online Customer Experience Management (CEM) software MarketWire

ESTERN Medical CRO Partners With Nextrials to Give Researchers Real-Time Access to Clinical Trial Data
ESTERN Medical, a full-service contract research organization (CRO), and Nextrials, Inc., a leader in clinical research software and services, today announced a partnership that will significantly improve sponsor access to clinical trial data and provide better cost control MarketWire

Symantec Unveils New Global Security Operations Center in U.S.
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced the opening of its new, expanded Security Operations Center (SOC) in Herndon, Va. to support the rapid growth of the Symantec Managed Security Services (MSS) group MarketWire

Juniper Networks Introduces New Universal Access Solution to Improve Reliability and Profitability of Mobile Networks
Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), the industry leader in network innovation, today introduced its Universal Access solution that is designed to support more mobile calls and transactions with fewer dropped calls, while also improving network utilization and revenue opportunities for service providers. MarketWire

sp3 Diamond Technologies Experiences 73 Percent Revenue Growth in 2011
sp3 Diamond Technologies, Inc. (sp3), a leading supplier of diamond products, deposition equipment and services, today announced that it saw a three-fold rise in shipments of its hot filament chemical vapor deposition (HF CVD) reactors and a 73 percent increase in revenue growth over the previous year MarketWire

Capital Gains Tax Exemption for Investments in Startups Would Help New Companies Cross the 'Valley of Death' Says Kauffman Report
New companies with high growth potential -- and with high potential to create jobs -- often struggle to obtain sufficient capital to cross the so-called "Valley of Death" in the process from concept to prototype. With continued economic uncertainty, government funding is no longer a guaranteed solution, and private investors have become increasingly risk averse MarketWire

Crossroads Systems Releases ReadVerify Appliance 5.0
Crossroads Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDS) announced the release of ReadVerify® Appliance (RVA) 5.0, the latest edition of its appliance that saves organizations time and money by proactively validating the integrity of tape library systems. MarketWire

Green Hills Software Announces Comprehensive Software Development and Run-Time Solutions for the IBM Cell Broadband Engine Architecture
Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions, today announced the general availability of its comprehensive software development and run-time solutions for the IBM Cell Broadband Engine Architecture (CBEA). The Green Hills IBM Cell chip solutions have been in exclusive use by a select set of customers for the past six years. MarketWire

Arvixe Wins Top Spot in the 2011 Readers' Choice Awards
Arvixe, a leader in Web hosting solutions for businesses and individuals, is proud to announce and thrilled to receive HostReview's 2011 Readers' Choice Award for the #1 user-ranked web hosting site. MarketWire

Slalom Consulting and Scribe Form Strategic Partnership for Data Migration and Integration
Slalom Consulting, a national business and technology consulting firm, and Scribe, the global leader in CRM data integration solutions, today announced the formation of a strategic partnership to expedite time to market for Microsoft Dynamics CRM implementations MarketWire

New E-Book Highlights Six Microsoft SharePoint Headaches That GSX Cures
GSX Solutions [www.gsx MarketWire

SenSource Adds 3D Video Technology
SenSource is pleased to announce the addition of the PC-VID2, a 3D stereovision Video People Counter to its suite of traffic monitoring solutions. In addition to continuing the SenSource high accuracy standard, this new product provides queue management for retailers and other industries. MarketWire

Transcepta Procure-to-Pay Network Selected to Simplify Accounts Payable for Manheim
Transcepta, the leading global procure-to-pay (P2P) network, today announced that Manheim selected Transcepta to simplify Manheim's accounts payable process and eliminate the costs associated with paper transactions. MarketWire

PENSRUS Pens Reduced Prices on PaperMate Personalized Products
PaperMate advertising pens are being offered at extremely reduced prices by PENSRUS, an online personalized pen and promotional product seller. PENSRUS has over 50 years of experience and industry relations, providing advertisers and business owners with high quality products while becoming a mainstay in the promotional products business MarketWire

Blue Coat Adds Optimization for Encrypted Flash Video
Blue Coat Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCSI), the technology leader in Web security and WAN optimization solutions, today announced that it has added the ability to scale and optimize encrypted Adobe Flash video in addition to the video delivery capabilities already integrated with Blue Coat® MACH5 WAN Optimization appliances MarketWire

Kedem Pharmaceuticals Introduces Their Sublingual Drug Delivery System to Attendees at the World Money Show in Orlando, Florida
Kedem Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCBB: KDMP), a specialty pharmaceutical company with focus on sublingual drug delivery is pleased to participate February 9 -12 at the World Money Show in Orlando, Fl., Booth #609, The company CEO Dr. Hasssan Salari will be on hand to discuss with the attendees the company's progress on X-Excite, the Company's lead therapeutic drug for erectile dysfunction MarketWire and Markel Insurance Join Forces to Reduce Risk for Campers and Staff at Camp
CampDoc LLC, a comprehensive web-based health management system designed specifically for camps, and Markel Insurance Company, a leading insurer of camps, have teamed up to help camps improve safety and provide the best possible care to their campers and staff. MarketWire

Broadridge Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2012 Results
Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BR) today reported financial results for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2012 MarketWire

CytoSorbents to Exhibit at the 2012 Symposium of Intensive Medicine and Intensive Care
CytoSorbents Corporation (OTCBB: CTSO), a critical care focused company using blood purification to treat life-threatening illnesses, announced that it will exhibit at the 2012 Symposium of Intensive Medicine and Intensive Care from February 22-24, 2012 in Bremen, Germany MarketWire

Infocast's Premier Midstream Industry Event for Western Canada Comes to Calgary
Infocast brings its Premier Midstream Summit on March 13-14, 2012 to the TELUS Convention Centre in Calgary, AB. Key midstream industry leaders in oil, gas and NGLs involved with pipeline, rail and infrastructure build-out are convening to discuss the challenges and business opportunities for the midstream industry in western Canada and US. MarketWire

Universal Detection Technology's Smartphone Compatible Radiation Detection Device Featured in the Los Angeles Business Journal
Universal Detection Technology (OTCBB: UNDT), a leading developer and reseller of biological, chemical, and radiation detection equipment, is the subject of a recent article in the Los Angeles Business Journal. MarketWire

Infocast's Commercial Litigation Funding & Investment 2012
Infocast will hold its Commercial Litigation Funding & Investment 2012 in New York, NY March 14 - 16, 2012. Third party commercial litigation funding is emerging as a multi-billion dollar investment market for hedge funds, institutional and other investors MarketWire

Lithia Motors Schedules Release of Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results
Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE: LAD) today announced that its fourth quarter and full year 2011 earnings will be released before the market opens on Wednesday, February 22, 2012. A conference call to discuss the earnings results is scheduled for the same day at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. MarketWire

Ogilvy CommonHealth Hires Industry Vet Contess as President of Its NJ-Based Consumer Marketing Group
NJ-based Ogilvy CommonHealth Consumer Care (OCHCC), part of Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (OCHWW;, representing the largest assembly of creative talent in the world of healthcare communications, today announced the appointment of Neil Contess to president of the group. MarketWire

NaviSite Named #1 Best Managed Hosting Service for Third Year in a Row by HostReview
NaviSite, Inc., a premier provider of enterprise-class hosting, managed application, managed messaging and managed cloud services, today announced it has been named #1 Best Managed Hosting Service for a third year in a row by HostReview, a popular and trusted online information source for the web hosting industry published by DevStart since 1998. MarketWire

PearlBrite(TM) Adds Dr. Andrea Alexandrian, DMD to Its Medical Advisory Board
PearlBrite™ Concepts, Inc. ("PearlBrite"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Delta Entertainment Group, Inc. ("Delta Entertainment") (OTCQB: DENG) (OTCBB: DENG), has added Dr. Andrea Alexandrian, DMD to its Medical Advisory Board management team. MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts the Fluoropolymers Market has announced the addition of the new report "Global Fluoropolymers Market Analysis By Product Types, Applications, & Geography -Trends & Forecasts (2011 -2016)," to their collection of Plastics market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

Fuel Doctor's FD-47 Fuel Efficiency Booster to Be Introduced at China Auto Expo
Further expanding its product's exposure in the $11.4 billion China automotive aftermarket, Fuel Doctor Holdings, Inc MarketWire

Wind Power Contracts Allow Completion of John Turk Ultra-Supercritical Generator, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The owners of the nation's first ultra-supercritical (USC) coal-fired plant can finish construction of the project now that they have signed long-term power purchase agreements (PPAs) totaling 408 megawatts (MW) with windfarms in Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas. MarketWire

Braintree Names David Corken COO and Tracey Weinberg Senior VP Marketing
Braintree (, an online payments provider that powers commerce for many of the fastest-growing and most discerning Web 2.0, social and mobile businesses in the world, appointed David Corken to the position of chief operating officer and Tracey Weinberg as senior vice president of marketing. MarketWire

Kraig Biocraft Laboratories Featured in Current Issue of Textile World
Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc. (OTCQB: KBLB) (PINKSHEETS: KBLB) announces that the Company's spider silk technologies, including Monster Silk, are featured as the "Quality Fabric of the Month" in the current issue of the leading textile industry publication Textile World. MarketWire

Market Research Forecasts Mobile Internet Users at 2.9 Billion by 2016 has announced the addition of the new report "Mobile Applications," to their collection of Languages & Operating Systems market reports. For more information, visit MarketWire

1-Source Electronic Components Receives ISO Certification
Electronic components distributor 1-Source Electronic Components announced that it has received ISO 9001:2008 certification MarketWire

Positive Data on AEOL 11207 in Pre-Clinical Epilepsy Model Published in the Journal of Neurobiology of Disease
Aeolus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: AOLS) (PINKSHEETS: AOLS), a biotechnology company leveraging significant government funding to develop a platform of novel compounds in oncology and biodefense, today announced the publication of data on AEOL 11207 in epilepsy in Neurobiology of Disease MarketWire

Radius Health, Inc. Files Registration Statement for Proposed Public Offering
Radius Health, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing new therapeutics for the treatment of osteoporosis and other women's health conditions, today announced that it has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed public offering of its common stock MarketWire

Simply to Impress Offers Exciting New Mailing Features
Simply to Impress (, the popular online destination for personalized photo cards, birth announcements, photo invitations, holiday cards and more, is proud to offer a number of new addressing and envelope features designed to make mailing cards as quick, easy and helpful as possible. MarketWire

Oak Street Funding Reports Record Growth in 2011
Tighter lending restrictions and an increased need for funding to fuel insurance agency growth has resulted in record growth in 2011 for Oak Street Funding (, the nation's leading commission-based lender for insurance professionals. New funded loans in 2011 grew by 36% percent over 2010, and the average loan amount increased nearly 7 percent over the same period. MarketWire

Social Media Startup Simplifies Online Video Sharing
Los Angeles-based startup company has one thing on its mind: making video the primary form of sharing in online communities. Unlike status notifications or "tweets," Vloggo members use short videos (sixty seconds or less) to express their daily lives MarketWire

Study Linking Outcome in Acute Coronary Syndromes to Anti-PC Published in International Journal of Cardiology
Scientists conclude that measuringantibodies to phosporylcholine (anti-PC), using a simple blood-test, mayprovideimportant and independent information on the prognosis of heart attackpatients,in a study just published on-line in International Journal ofCardiology. Thetesting was performed using Athera Biotechnologies CVDefine® kit MarketWire

Viewfinity Privilege Management Earns High Marks in Independent Third-Party Review
Viewfinity (, the innovator of privilege management solutions, today announced that Viewfinity Privilege Management has achieved outstanding performance as a complete software solution that handles administrator rights within a least privileges environment. MarketWire

'African risk' - political or managerial?

Market Research Estimates In-Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) Market at $44 Billion has announced the addition of the new report "In-vitro Diagnostic (Ivd) Market (Applications, End-users & Types) - Trends & Global Forecasts (Major & Emerging Markets - G7, Japan & Bric) (2011 - 2016)," to their collection of In Vitro Diagnostics market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch MarketWire -- SaleSpider Announces New Editorial Calendar for Next Month
SaleSpider Media has announced their new editorial calendar for next month. These editorials will be released once a week for the entire month of March and they will focus on what is currently hot in the digital media industry. These editorial newsletters will be targeted to reach small business decision makers in both the United States and Canada. MarketWire

Lattice Semiconductor to Present at Morgan Stanley's 2012 Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) today announced that it is scheduled to present at Morgan Stanley's 2012 Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Monday, February 27 at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco. Darin G. Billerbeck, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Joe Bedewi, Corporate Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will be presenting. MarketWire

ValidSoft CEO to Present Security Solutions at FinovateEurope 2012
Patrick Carroll, CEO of ValidSoft (, will present ValidSoft's transaction security solutions on Feb. 7 at FinovateEurope 2012 in London. Finovate ( focuses exclusively on innovative ideas in financial technology. The expected 450 attendees include bankers, investors, systems integrators, technology vendors, industry analysts and media representatives MarketWire

Interxion Participating in iStreamPlanet's Series A Financing Led by Intel Capital
iStreamPlanet, a leader in live Internet managed broadcast services including on-premise and cloud-based automated video workflow solutions and applications, announced today that Interxion Holding N.V. (NYSE: INXN), is making an investment in iStreamPlanet's Series A round of funding being led by Intel Capital MarketWire

Mitchell Announces Significant Enhancements to SmartAdvisor(TM) Utilization Review

Kilopass XPM(TM) Non Volatile Memory IP Qualified on TowerJazz 130nm CMOS
Kilopass Technology Inc., a leading provider of logic non-volatile memory (NVM) intellectual property (IP), today announced that its XPM embedded one-time programmable (OTP) anti-fuse NVM IP has successfully completed 1000 hours of JEDEC 47 standard qualification for the 130nm G CMOS process at TowerJazz, the global specialty foundry leader MarketWire

Consumer Mobile App Revenues to Pass $50bn by 2016 Fuelled by Smartphone & Tablet Growth
A new report from Juniper Research finds that annual revenues from consumer mobile applications will approach $52 billion by 2016 as consumer smartphone adoption accelerates in tandem with the emergence of a mass tablet market. MarketWire

Work Collaboration Innovator Mindjet Adds New Collaboration Products, Garners Two Million Paid Customers and More Than One Million Mobile Users in 2011
Collaborative Work Management provider Mindjet® recapped 2011 as a momentous year marked by the company's launch into the collaboration space, major product launches and double-digit growth. Mindjet also excelled in the mobile apps space with iOS® and Android® introductions, adding over one million new mobile users MarketWire

Metaswitch Demonstrates PCE-Based Software Defined Networking Interoperability
MPLS & Ethernet World Congress - Metaswitch Network Technologies today announced it has successfully completed interoperability tests of its PCE solutions at the MPLS & Ethernet interoperability event at the MPLS & Ethernet World Congress, organized by EANTC (European Advanced Networking Test Center) MarketWire

Juniper Networks Adopts Jasper Formal Technology to Mitigate Design and Verification Risk
Jasper Design Automation, the leading provider of verification solutions based on formal technology, today announced that Juniper Networks has adopted JasperGold® formal technology for verification and design flows. MarketWire

Shell Takes Majority Share of Crux Natural Gas Fields, Plans Gas Supply to Prelude, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources Australia (Perth, Australia) -- Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS MarketWire

Schuff International Announces Appointment of Two New Outside Directors
Schuff International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SHFK), a family of companies providing fully integrated steel construction services, today announced that D. Ronald Yagoda and Phillip O. Elbert have been appointed to its Board of Directors to fill existing vacancies. The addition of these outside directors returns the Company's Board of Directors to seven members. MarketWire

Deutsche Bank Dominates European Equity Research, Money Managers Tell Institutional Investor
Deutsche Bank leaped from sixth place last year to lead Institutional Investor's All-Europe Research Team for the first time, bringing the nine-year reign of UBS to an abrupt end. This year the German bank returns in the top spot with a whopping 44 team positions (seven more than last year) and nabs another title from its Swiss rival, that of winner of the most No MarketWire

AMD FirePro(TM) V3900 Brings Unbeaten Workstation-Class Design Experiences to Entry-Level Professional Graphics
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD FirePro™ V3900, which enables best-in-class workstation experiences at an entry-level price point. By leveraging AMD's latest graphics features, including AMD Eyefinity technology, the AMD FirePro™ V3900 provides up to 95% better application performance than the competition MarketWire

Freedom Total Knee(R) System Receives Frost & Sullivan's Best Practices Award for "Product Differentiation Excellence in Orthopedic Knee Joint Replacement"
Maxx Medical, Pvt. Ltd., a global medical device company, today announced that its Freedom Total Knee® System ("Freedom Knee") received the Product Differentiation Excellence Award in Orthopedic Knee Joint Replacement presented by leading global analyst group Frost & Sullivan MarketWire

StayinFront Named Editors' Pick by Consumer Goods Technology Magazine for 2012
StayinFront, Inc., a leading global provider of customer relationship management systems and mobile sales force effectiveness tools, announced today that it has been named a 2012 Editors' Pick by Consumer Goods Technology Magazine's annual Reader's Choice issue. MarketWire

"Stock Alerts" Kick Off 2012 With 100% Profitable Trading After 96% Winners in 2011
The "Stock Alert" service has set the benchmark for winning stock trades. Since January 2003, 96% of all closed-out trades have ended in gains, and some of them monsters. Since the start of the year, eight trades have been closed out and all of them profitably. The largest gain was a quick 17.6% in shares of VirnetX Holdings early in January MarketWire

At Magnolia Lane by William Lyon Homes, Families Live Large in Their Own Backyard
The best locations for living large are right here at Magnolia Lane, so jump in. This William Lyon Homes neighborhood is currently selling homesites big enough for swimming pools and side yards with plenty of room for recreational toys -- fantastic locations that are in high demand MarketWire

Property4east rectification: article published in the media
Apparently articles have appeared in the media recently stating that a substantial block of Property4east shares has been sold to a major media channel owned by a Russian Billionaire GlobeNewswire

Vaisala's results for the three first quarters of 2011 and for quarterly and full year 2010, according to the new organizational structure
Vaisala Corporation      Stock Exchange ReleaseFebruary 7, 2012 at 8:00 pm GlobeNewswire

Pivotal study published in JAMA confirms potential of Novartis candidate vaccine Bexsero® to help protect infants against devastating meningococcal serogroup B disease
Novartis International AG /Pivotal study published in JAMA confirms potential of Novartis candidate vaccine Bexsero® to help protect infants against devastating meningococcal serogroup B disease . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Pronova BioPharma ASA: Presentation of Q4 2011 results 14 February, 08:30 CET
7 February, Lysaker, Norway: Pronova BioPharma ASA will publish the group's fourth quarter 2011 results on Tuesday 14 February 2012. GlobeNewswire

Actelion to discuss full year 2011 financial results
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Actelion to discuss full year 2011 financial results . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Stolt-Nielsen Limited Board Recommends Final 2011 Dividend
LONDON, February 07, 2012 - Stolt-Nielsen Limited (Oslo Børs: SNI) announced today that the Company's Board of Directors recommended a final dividend for 2011 of $0.50 per Common Share, payable on May 11, 2012 to shareholders of record as of April 26, 2012 GlobeNewswire

Invitation to FY 2011 Results Presentation and Conference Call
Bergen, Norway, February 7, 2012. Vizrt Ltd. (Oslo Main List: VIZ) announces the details for the FY 2011 analysts and investor event, and conference call on February 17, 2012: GlobeNewswire

ProLogis European Properties calls Extraordinary General Meeting to amend Management Regulations
News release GlobeNewswire

AboveNet Names Michael Tighe Vice President of Marketing

Veidekke ASA: The Norwegian Public Roads Administration state that Veidekke may be excluded from asphalt competitions in Trøndelag
Today the Norwegian Public Roads Administration notified Veidekke and NCC that the companies may be excluded from competing for this year's asphalt contracts in North and South Trøndelag. GlobeNewswire

Alma Media's financial result 2011 to be published on 15 February 2012
Alma Media Corporation                  Stock exchange release7 February 2012 at 14.15 EET GlobeNewswire

Sanoma's annual summary of releases 2011
Stock Exchange Release 7/2/2012  14:00 GlobeNewswire

Design for everyday - Pirkka and Ivana Helsinki start cooperation
KESKO FOOD LTD PRESS RELEASE 07.02.2012 AT 13.15 1(1) GlobeNewswire

7 February 2012 GlobeNewswire

Notice of Cargotec Corporation's Annual General Meeting 2012

Notice to the Annual General Meeting of Orion Corporation

GOGL - Invitation to presentation of Q4 2011 Results
Golden Ocean's fourth quarter 2011 results will be released on Thursday February 16, 2012. In connection with this a presentation and a teleconference/webcast will be held as described below: GlobeNewswire

Cargotec's Financial statements review 2011: Orders grew 18 percent and earnings per share doubled
CARGOTEC CORPORATION FINANCIAL STATEMENTS REVIEW 7 FEBRUARY2012 AT 12:00 P.M. EET The figures in this financial statements review are based on Cargotec Corporation's audited 2011 Financial statements. GlobeNewswire

Orion Group Financial Statement Release for 2011

Nestlé launches coffee machine for small businesses in Europe
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé launches coffee machine for small businesses in Europe. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Lumesse customer COSLA saves taxpayers millions with award-winning recruitment website
COSLA awarded UK Public Sector Digital Award for 'myjobscotland' London, 7 February, 2012 - COSLA (Convention of Scottish Local Authorities) has won the award for 'Best example of shared services in practice' at the UK Public Sector Digital Awards through the creation of its Lumesse-powered career site GlobeNewswire

Deficit for Swedish central government in January
Swedish central government payments resulted in a deficit of SEK 14.6 billion in January. The deficit was thus SEK 12.2 billion larger than the Debt Office's forecast. The largest differences concern tax reimbursements, the membership fee to the EU and interest payments on central government debt. GlobeNewswire

Invitation to Conference call, February 14 at 3:00 pm
Studsvik AB presents its interim report for the fourth quarter 2011 and hereby invites media and analysts to a conference call held in English, Tuesday, February 14 at 3:00 pm CET. GlobeNewswire

Incap signs agreement on the manufacture of street and area lighting powered by solar energy
Incap Corporation      Stock Exchange Release     GlobeNewswire

ITCL - Extension of Charter
Independent Tankers Corporation Limited announces that BP Shipping Limited has extended the charter for the VLCC British Progress for one additional year and the vessel will trade on a market rate with a minimum bareboat rate of $20,000 per day until February 2, 2014. GlobeNewswire

FLSmidth receives gold order in North America
Company Announcement to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority No. 05-2012, 7 February 2012 GlobeNewswire

Orion continues development of inhalable budesonide-formoterol combined formulation

BW Offshore: Invitation to Q4 2011 presentation 14 February
BW Offshore will release its Q4 2011 results on Tuesday 14 February 2012 at 07:30 (CET). The company will host a presentation of the financial results at 09:00 (CET) the same day at 'Shippingklubben' (Haakon VII gt 1, Oslo, Norway). The presentation will be given by CEO Carl K. Arnet and CFO Knut R. Sæthre. GlobeNewswire

Trimble Finland has the Right to Redeem Minority Shares in Tekla Corporation
Tekla Corporation Stock Exchange Release   February 7, 2012 at 9 a.m. GlobeNewswire

TradeDoubler AB : Year-end report 2011
Improved profitability during the quarter (Numerical data in brackets refers to the corresponding period in 2010 unless otherwise stated).(The Group's figures are recognised excluding discontinued operations in this year-end report, unless otherwise stated.) GlobeNewswire

Yara reports strong fourth-quarter results
Oslo (2012-02-07): Yara International ASA reports strong fourth-quarter results, primarily reflecting good farm profitability and improved margins. The 2011 annual result is the highest so far for Yara.Yara reports fourth-quarter net income after non-controlling interests of NOK 3,386 million (NOK 11.84 per share), compared with NOK 1,564 million (NOK 5.42 per share) last year GlobeNewswire

Regulated information - Ageas outlines impact of settlement with Fortis Bank and BNP Paribas
On 26 January 2012, Ageas and Fortis Bank reached an agreement on a partial settlement of the RPN(I)1 and the full call of the Tier 12 instrument (ISIN BE0117584202) issued by Fortis Bank and for 95% held by Ageas. The settlement and call were both subject to the successful cash tender by BNP Paribas on CASHES3. GlobeNewswire

Sanoma's Financial Statement Release 2011: Year of solid performance and structural changes in volatile markets

Notification of change in shareholding under the Finnish Securities Market Act
Amer Sports Corporation                          STOCK EXCHANGE ANNOUNCEMENTFebruary 7, 2012 at 8:40 am GlobeNewswire

SEB: Fourth quarter of 2011: Operating profit SEK 3.2bn (4.4)
"The operating profit for the fourth quarter, which amounted to SEK 3.2bn, shows the strength of our customer business. Despite the global uncertainty, customer activity remained high and there is a 5 per cent increase in the divisional result compared to the previous quarter GlobeNewswire

2011 a good year for Imtech: EBITA +11%, revenue +14%, order book +12%; outlook for 2012: further increase EBITA
20112010GrowthRevenue (in millions)5,1144,48114% (organic: 5%)EBITA (in millions)288.4259.311% (organic: 5%)EBIT (in millions)259.4234.211%Net profit (in millions)150.4140.47%Earnings per share before amortisation2.052.003%Dividend per share0.700.658%Operational EBITA margin 6.1% 6 GlobeNewswire

Statoil Fuel & Retail: challenging fourth quarter, but robust full year performance
7 February 2012 - Statoil Fuel & Retail ASA's ("Statoil Fuel & Retail"; ticker: SFR) fourth quarter 2011 adjusted EBITDA was NOK 617 million compared with NOK 729 million in 2010. Adjusted operating profit totalled NOK 333 million, which was NOK 112 million lower than the same period in 2010 GlobeNewswire

Cryo-Save Group N.V.: Dividend Proposal +14%
Cryo-Save Group N.V. (Euronext: CRYO, 'Cryo-Save', or 'the Group'), the leading international family stem cell bank, announces that the Board plans to propose a dividend of €0.08 per share for the year ended 31 December 2011 (2010: €0.07) , a 14% increase on last year. GlobeNewswire

Tele2 AB : Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2011 Report
Stockholm - Tele2 AB, (Tele2), (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: TEL2 A and TEL2 B) today announced its consolidated results for the full year and fourth quarter 2011. GlobeNewswire

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