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Afaxys Pharmaceuticals Enters Public Health Sector With Its First Generic Oral Contraceptive
In the news release, "Afaxys Pharmaceuticals Enters Public Health Sector With Its First Generic Oral Contraceptive," issued yesterday by Afaxys, Inc., we are advised by the company that the text introducing the hyperlink in the sixth paragraph has been revised. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

Mercent Joins Retail Thought-Leaders at 102nd Annual National Retail Federation Convention & Expo in NYC; Company Hosting Executive Retail Forum During Retail 'Big Show'
In the news release, "Mercent Joins Retail Thought-Leaders at 102nd Annual National Retail Federation Convention & Expo in NYC; Company Hosting Executive Retail Forum During Retail 'Big Show,'" issued earlier today by Mercent, we are advised by the company that in the first sentence of the fifth paragraph, it should read "Yann Tanini" rather than "Yann Tahini" as originally issued MarketWire

New Platform from Ericsson brings Communications Simplicity to Developers
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Ericsson Sets Tone for New Music Trends in Project with Avicii

HEINEKEN Extends Closing Date of Offer for Remaining APB Shares
Heineken N.V. ('HEINEKEN') today announced that the closing date of Heineken International B.V ACN Newswire

Jamie Macdonald Assumes CEO Role at INC Research; Succession Plan Complete
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WESTCHESTER, Ill., January 7, 2013 - Ingredion Incorporated (NYSE: INGR), a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, today announced that it will release its 2012 fourth-quarter financial results for the period ended December 31, 2012, before the market opens on Thursday, February 7, 2013.Ingredion will conduct a conference call on February 7 at 8:00 a.m ACN Newswire

Boberg Arms Corp. Releases World's Smallest, Lightest 9 mm Semi-Automatic Pistol
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - January 08, 2013) -  Boberg Arms Corporation announced the release of the Boberg XR9-S. The Boberg XR9-S is the world's smallest and lightest rotating-barrel, locked breech semi-automatic pistol. Combining power, accuracy and soft-recoil, the Boberg XR9-S was created out of a need for a smaller, more effective, hand gun. MarketWire

JLM Energy Inc. Receives SRCC Certification for Gyezr Commercial Grade Solar Thermal Collectors
ROCKLIN, CA--(Marketwire - January 08, 2013) - JLM Energy Inc., an energy technology company, has secured OG-100 certification from the Solar Rating & Certification Corporation (SRCC) for its Gyezr solar thermal collectors. Designed and manufactured in the U.S., Gyezr solar thermal collectors incorporate breakthrough technology for commercial solar hot water generation. MarketWire

Fountain Hills Resident Claims $1 Million Powerball(R) Second Prize Winning Ticket
The Arizona Lottery announces that the $1 million Powerball second prize winning ticket sold in Fountain Hills was claimed today by a Fountain Hills resident. The winner, Lance Johns, matched all five numbers excluding the Powerball for the draw on Saturday, January 5. MarketWire

Luminus Devices Highlights Latest Advances in LED Projection and LED Applications Including 3D Printing at International CES
Consumer Electronics Show -- Luminus Devices, Inc., the leader in Big Chip LEDs™, is demonstrating the latest advances in LED technology for projection displays during the annual International Consumer Electronics Show. Visitors will get a chance to see demonstrations of the latest LED technology in a variety of projectors from many different manufacturers. MarketWire

A Breakthrough Ensemble(TM) for Millions With Hearing Loss
Clarity -- a division of Plantronics (NYSE: PLT) -- and ClearCaptions have joined together to launch Ensemble, a first-of-its-kind amplified phone that allows individuals with hearing loss to read conversations as well as hear them. MarketWire

PremierWest Bank Announces Community Star Award Holiday Edition Winners
PremierWest Bank, a subsidiary of PremierWest Bancorp (NASDAQ: PRWT), is pleased to announce the winners of The "Community Star Award - Holiday Edition," a Facebook-based challenge honoring volunteerism in our communities. In this challenge, community members nominated and then voted for individuals who best represent extraordinary volunteerism during the holidays. MarketWire

Bombardier Aerospace Delivers 233 Aircraft and Receives Orders for 481 Aircraft in 2012
Bombardier Aerospace announced today that it delivered 233 aircraft during the 2012 calendar year, compared to 245 aircraft deliveries in the previous fiscal year, the 11-month period ended December 31, 2011. The Company also received orders for 481 aircraft, net of cancellations, compared to 249 orders, net of cancellations, for the previous fiscal year MarketWire

Dussault Apparel, Inc. Wishes to Provide an Update to Its Shareholders in Regard to Its Ongoing Corporate Planning
Dussault Apparel, Inc. (OTCQB: DUSS) ("Dussault" or the "Company") wishes to provide an update to its shareholders in regard to its ongoing corporate planning. MarketWire

VirTra Announces Record Sales for Both December and Fourth Quarter 2012
VirTra Systems (PINKSHEETS: VTSI), a leading provider of firearms training simulation systems to military, law enforcement agencies and other organizations, today announced that the company has generated a record amount of sales orders for the month of December and for the fourth quarter of 2012. MarketWire

County Line Energy Corp. (CYLC) Announces Acquisition in Prolific Provost, Alberta
County Line Energy Corp. (CYLC) (PINKSHEETS: CYLC)(FRANKFURT: G7Q), an integrated junior oil and gas explorer, is pleased to announce it has completed the acquisition of a 640 acre parcel of land adjacent to the north east edge of the massive Provost Oil Pool near Coronation, in East Central Alberta, called the Gillespie Lake Property. MarketWire

Ogilvy Commonhealth Worldwide's John Nosta Tops Pharma100 List
Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (, the health behavior experts of Ogilvy & Mather (www.ogilvy MarketWire

Gold Resource Corporation Reports High Grade Las Margaritas Drill Intercepts Returning 2.85 Meters of 27.90 g/t Gold, 2600 g/t Silver
Gold Resource Corporation (NYSE MKT: GORO) (the Company) today announced high-grade mineralization at its Las Margaritas property with drill intercepts including 2.85 meters of 27.90 grams (0.89 ounces) per tonne gold and 2600 grams (84 ounces) per tonne silver. Gold Resource Corporation is a low-cost gold and silver producer with operations in the southern state of Oaxaca, Mexico MarketWire

Parsons Completes Acquisition of CT MAIN Engenheiros
Parsons is pleased to announce that through its Brazilian subsidiary, Parsons do Brasil, it has completed the acquisition of privately held CT MAIN Engenheiros. On November 7, 2012, Parsons announced a definitive agreement to acquire CT MAIN Engenheiros, a leading provider of project management and engineering services to the energy and infrastructure market in Brazil MarketWire

NCSBN Board of Directors (BOD) Voted to Raise the Passing Standard for the NCLEX-RN(R) Examination at Its Meeting on Dec. 17, 2012
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN®),, voted on Dec. 17, 2012, to raise the passing standard for the NCLEX-RN® Examination (the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses). The passing standard will be revised from the current -0.16 logits* to 0 MarketWire

Moog Medical Devices Group Increases Manufacturing Capacity as a Result of Abbott Nutrition's Exit From the Enteral Feeding Market
Moog Medical Devices Group (Moog) announced today that customers and users of enteral feeding products manufactured and distributed by Abbott Nutrition should be confident that there is enough product in the marketplace to meet new and on-going demand for enteral feeding pumps and sets. MarketWire

Cambridge Heart Provides Update
Cambridge Heart, Inc. (OTCBB: CAMH), a developer of non-invasive diagnostic tests for cardiac disease, announced today that preliminary revenue for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2012 was approximately $305,600, and $1,740,300, respectively. Cash and cash equivalents were an estimated $38,000. MarketWire

Tickets for the 2013 Electric Daisy Carnival, Las Vegas Go on Sale January 9
Following the one-hour sellout of early bird tickets in November, the remainder of tickets for the highly anticipated 2013 Electric Daisy Carnival, Las Vegas will go back on sale January 9, 2013, at 12 p.m. Pacific Time. MarketWire

Deadline for Murray Wise Foundation Ag Scholarships Set for March 31
Students preparing for careers in agriculture have until March 31 to apply for scholarships through the Murray Wise Associates Foundation. MarketWire

Curves(R) Introduces New Weight Loss Program That Burns More Fat Than Diet Alone
Most people who are serious about losing weight know that they won't get the results they want by just dieting. They also need to exercise and they need encouragement to stick to the plan MarketWire

Qualstar to Webcast Presentation at the Needham Annual Growth Conference
Qualstar Corporation (NASDAQ: QBAK), a manufacturer of data storage solutions and high-efficiency power supplies, is pleased to announce its participation in the 15th Needham Annual Growth Conference on Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at the Palace Hotel in New York City. Lawrence D. Firestone, Chief Executive Officer and President, will make a presentation at 10:40 a.m. Eastern Time. MarketWire

NEWave(R) Signs Agreement With Cantor Gaming(R) to Provide Its Title 31 Manager Software in All Cantor Race & Sports Book(TM) Locations
NEWave®, the leading software supplier to the gaming industry, has signed an agreement with Cantor Gaming® to supply its award-winning Title 31 Manager software in all Cantor's Race & Sports Book™ locations in Nevada. MarketWire

Exterro Starts 2013 With Two E-Discovery Webcasts Addressing Latest Trends in Predictive Technologies and Cloud Computing
Exterro®, the leading provider of unified electronic discovery software, today announced new webcasts for January addressing two topical e-discovery issues: cloud computing and predictive technologies. The webcasts feature e-discovery attorneys and educators, most prominently Ralph Losey, Esq MarketWire

Tech Innovation Holds Keys to $12 Billion Vending Market
While food and beverage vending has suffered from years of significant sales declines, the industry may be turning the corner. In its just-released report on Food and Beverage Vending Trends in the U.S., Packaged Facts forecasts 1 MarketWire

The MY HERO Project International Film Festival Brings Hope for 2013
As you shake off the revelry of yesteryear and embrace the dawn of 2013, it may be time to ask yourself one simple question: MarketWire

New Ricki Lake Talk Show Makes Television History With Cheryl Shuman, Showcasing Today's Hottest Legal Cannabis Products
Rapid Fire Marketing (PINKSHEETS: RFMK), a leading maker of vaporizers as well as the only publicly traded company for vaporizers announced today that Cheryl Shuman, Spokesperson for Rapid Fire Marketing, will be featured on the Ricki Lake Show this Thursday, January 10, 2013. MarketWire

Rekindle Your Romance This Valentine's Day at Harbour Village Beach Club in Bonaire
Spending time together, reconnecting and relaxing - that's what true romance is really about. This Valentine's Day, there's no better way to rekindle the spark with your partner than a gift of the Romance Package at Harbour Village Beach Club in Bonaire, the Caribbean's premier dive and luxury beach club resort MarketWire

JONDO Launches European Operations: Opens London Office and Names Graham Jackson to United Kingdom Executive Team
JONDO, the market leader in high-quality, personalised photo and décor products, today announced the launch of JONDO UK establishing a strong European presence for its growing international brand. The new U.K. office is poised to take advantage of the expanding photo products market in Europe with an experienced U.K. based management team and a localised U.K. web site ( MarketWire

New Products Corporation Seeks to Protect Creditors of Modern Plastics Bankruptcy and Its Own Manufacturing Operations
When New Products Corporation (NPC) recently learned about the proposed bankruptcy sale of Modern Plastics Corp.'s real estate on North Shore Drive in Benton Harbor, including all the lands and buildings, for a low price of $25,000, the company started asking questions MarketWire

Nevada State Gaming Control Board Recently Unanimously Approved CAMS for a Class 2 License as Its First Service Provider
The Nevada State Gaming Control Board met late last year and unanimously approved a Class 2 gaming license for CAMS, LLC. CAMS will be providing its services for geo-location, patron identification and payment connectivity MarketWire

NuoDB Expands Executive Team to Accelerate Company's Growing Market Momentum
Continuing its aggressive push to the general availability of the industry's only elastically scalable Cloud Data Management System (CDMS), NuoDB, Inc MarketWire

Saia Launches New Corporate Site; Redesigned LTL Website
Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA) has launched a new corporate website and a redesigned Saia LTL Freight site. MarketWire

The BeFunky Photo Booth Goes to Hollywood for Critics' Choice Movie Awards
BeFunky, the world's easiest and most powerful photo-editing application, today announced its presence at the Critics' Choice Movie Awards after party, to be held on January 10th at The Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, CA. BeFunky will take its custom photo booth to the official after party and stream live photos of the celebrities who get their photo taken MarketWire

Vanguard Cleaning Systems(R) at #25 on Entrepreneur Magazine's Prestigious Franchise 500(TM) Rankings
Vanguard Cleaning Systems, a leading franchisor of commercial cleaning services, today announced that it had achieved a ranking of #25 in Entrepreneur Magazine's 2013 Franchise 500™ list, putting Vanguard in the Top 50 for the fifth consecutive year. The 24th annual Franchise 500 is recognized as the one of the world's leading franchise rankings. MarketWire

ECHOLOCATION Closes $200K Funding for Location-Based Microblogging App
ECHOLOCATION, a Brooklyn based technology company, has received $200,000 in initial funding for the continued development of its location-based, microblogging application for smartphones. Early investors in the company include TechLaunch (New Jersey's premier technology accelerator), Casabona Ventures, and individual angel investors including Ira Cohen and Craig Sher MarketWire

Novi Home Improvement Show Coming to the Suburban Collection Showplace Featuring the Michigan Kitchen and Bath Show
Building Industry Association of Southeastern Michigan (BIA) is sponsoring the Novi Home Improvement Show featuring the Michigan Kitchen and Bath Show, January 25-27, 2013, at the Suburban Collection Showplace. MarketWire

Start the New Year With a Spectacular Vacation to Myrtle Beach, Atlantic City or Orlando With Extra Holidays by Wyndham
Travelers looking to kick off the new year right can book now and save with one of these hot deals to Myrtle Beach, Atlantic City and Orlando from Extra Holidays by Wyndham. MarketWire

Children Get the Royal Treatment at Medieval Times
Create some family memories at a price fit for a king or queen. Treat your children to Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament at a special discount price. For a very limited time, tickets for children ages 12 and under are only $9.95*. That's $26 off the regular kid's price of $35.95! MarketWire

Frank Ancona Honda Announces $6 Million Remodel by Kicking Off YouTube Video Series With Its Dealership Demolition
Kansas City Honda dealer, Frank Ancona Honda, is pleased to begin the $6 million remodel by premiering its demolition video series. The goals of the video series are to build excitement around the remodeling and to engage customers with the construction process. MarketWire

Zepol Marks Ten Years of Bill of Lading Data
Zepol Corporation, the leading trade intelligence firm, announced today that they have surpassed ten years of collecting import Bills of Lading data from U.S. Customs. The company's online tools now contain nearly 115 million U.S. ocean-import Bills of Lading. Zepol first started offering U.S. import data in 2003, and has since expanded to offering U.S MarketWire

Beauty Research: Resolution of Treats and Mends From L'Occitane and Frederic Fekkai
Beauty Research, a beauty blogging web site, recently recommended specialized hair and skin treatments from beauty brands L'Occitane and Frederic Fekkai. The winter months are especially hard on hair and skin, creating dryness and dullness. Many women have a resolution to improve their beauty routine in the New Year MarketWire

Lectra appoints Rikako Shinonaga as Managing Director for Japan
Lectra, the world leader in integrated technologysolutions dedicated to industries using soft materials-textiles, leather,industrial fabrics, and composite materials-is pleased to announce theappointment of Rikako Shinonaga as Managing Director for Japan. MarketWire

Valencell, Inc & iriver Ltd. Unveil Breakthrough Fitness Monitoring Earbuds at CES
Valencell, an innovator of mobile health and fitness technology, and iriver Ltd., an award-winning global consumer electronics company, introduced iriver ON today at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. iriver ON is the first Bluetooth audio headset powered by Valencell's PerformTek Precision Biometrics™, a licensable sensor technology MarketWire

Point Brings Augmented Reality to Your Television Screen
CES - Telibrahma (, the award-winning leader in global mobile marketing technology, is breaking the mold by debuting a revolutionary second-screen experience with Point, their image recognition technology that can capture point-enabled videos and provide an interactive experience for viewers. MarketWire

Basketball Legend Shaquille O'Neal Launches His First Action Game on Mobile at CES
One Spear Entertainment announced the launch of ShaqDown today at the opening of the 2013 International CES, the world's largest consumer electronics show. ShaqDown is a 2D, side scrolling beat 'em up game available on iOS and Android. The game was developed by award-winning game studio Hiptic Games. MarketWire

Entropic Partners With Flingo for Interactive TV Within Set-Top Boxes and Second Screens
The Consumer Electronics Show -- Flingo (, a leading developer of TV and STB software, today announced that Samba (, its new interactive TV platform, will be integrated into Entropic's next-generation set-top box (STB) chipsets to instantly synchronize any screen -- TV, tablet, phone or PC -- with live TV shows MarketWire

American Academy of Dermatology: Tips for Getting a Smooth Shave
Shaving can be a challenge for both men and women, especially in the winter. Yet getting a smooth shave with minimal irritation is possible. Follow these tips from dermatologists: MarketWire

TaxACT 2012 Tax Software Empowers Americans With Answers at a Time of Changing Tax Policy
With the "fiscal cliff" finally behind us and the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 signed into law, TaxACT® tax forms and products are now up-to-date and available for preparing, printing and e-filing 2012 federal and state tax returns. MarketWire

Famous Footwear Selects Empower MediaMarketing for Media Agency of Record Duties
Famous Footwear, a division of Brown Shoe Company (NYSE: BWS) of St. Louis, has selected Empower MediaMarketing as its media agency of record. MarketWire

Dime Community Bancshares to Release Earnings on January 24, 2013
Dime Community Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: DCOM) (the "Company"), the parent company of The Dime Savings Bank of Williamsburgh ("Dime"), today announced that the Company expects to release its earnings for the quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2012 after the close of the U.S. equity markets on Thursday, January 24, 2013. MarketWire

First Advantage Appoints New Chief Financial Officer
First Advantage, the leading global provider of comprehensive talent acquisition solutions, today announced that Rich Bartolotta, an accounting and finance veteran of more than 30 years, has been appointed as the company's new CFO MarketWire

January 17 Deadline Fast Approaching for Non-Profits and Charity Organizations to Nominate Themselves for 'El Buen Pitch' Competition of Hispanicize 2013
Non-Profits and charity groups serving Latinos have until January 17 to nominate themselves to be the subject of the "El Buen Pitch" competition that culminates at Hispanicize 2013 (, the largest annual gathering of Hispanic marketers, media, bloggers, agencies and entertainment professionals MarketWire

International Conference Focusing on Geothermal Energy Value Chain to Be Held in Iceland
Popular international energy conference, Iceland Geothermal Conference, is this year set to focus on the geothermal value chain, and offers a hands-on experience covering the three-main phases of geothermal energy development. MarketWire

VirtuOz Among Companies Such as, Moxie Software, Jive and Get Satisfaction Named as Finalists in ZDNet's 2013 CRM Watchlist
VirtuOz, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent virtual agents (IVAs) for online marketing, sales, and support, announced today that the company has been named a finalist in ZDNet's 2013 CRM Watchlist ( MarketWire

New T-System Data Helps Benchmark ED Performance
T-System, Inc. today announced the availability of newly compiled benchmark data to help hospitals nationwide make significant enhancements in patient flow and capacity. This complimentary data is aggregated from the performance of facilities using T-System's emergency department (ED) electronic health record, The T SystemEV® MarketWire

Star Bulk Carriers CEO, Spyros Capralos, Discusses the Company and Its Recent Developments in Interview
Spyros Capralos, Chief Executive Officer of Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ: SBLK), was interviewed by Barry Parker for Capital Link Shipping. The interview focused on the Company's recent developments and prospects going forward. MarketWire

Lab Safety Practices Fall Short of Perceived Safety, Finds International Survey Conducted by BioRAFT and Partners
An international survey of more than 2,360 scientists and researchers found that although they respect and understand the need for lab safety measures, in many cases their own lab practices often fall short MarketWire

Touchable Air: Displair Unveils the Future of Virtual Computing Displays at CES
Displair, a visionary, multi-touch interactive computer monitor made of nothing but touchable air -- will preview at CES 2013 before its U.S. launch later in 2013. Displair's vision is to create new visual and gesture technologies, replacing traditional glass screen monitors with more engaging, less environmentally wasteful methods of viewing and interacting with computers. MarketWire

Best Medical Alert Helps Ensure Every Senior Can Afford a Medical Alert System With an Unbeatable New Year Promotion
The premier medical alert system provider, Best Medical Alert, is thrilled to announce their latest promotion just in time for the New Year. Now until the end of January, all seniors who sign up for the annual medical alert service plan will receive an additional month of services for free MarketWire

Dr. Mort Rothbard Joins Viratech Advisory Board
Viratech Corp. (PINKSHEETS: VIRA), the first open source biotech research social network platform, announced today the addition of Mort Rothbard MD to its Advisory Board. MarketWire

CT Realty Investors Breaks Ground on ICON Health & Fitness Building
CT Realty Investors ( has started construction on a 600,000-square-foot dock-high distribution building in Beaumont, Calif., for ICON Health & Fitness Inc. The building is situated on 30.18 acres owned by CT Realty at 630 Nicholas Rd. in Beaumont and sits adjacent to two other buildings owned by CT totaling 572,143 square feet on 26.32 acres MarketWire

F1000Research, the First Open Science Publisher, Launches Following a Successful Beta Testing Phase
F1000Research is F1000's new Open Science publishing program for life scientists, offering researchers for the first time: immediate publication; transparent and fast peer review post-publication; and full data deposition and sharing. MarketWire

The Concession Charities Announces the Third Archie Griffin Celebrity Golf Classic
Football great Archie Griffin is proud to return to Sarasota for the third Archie Griffin Celebrity Golf Classic March 4-5, 2013. This year he will be joined by sports celebrities such as Robert Smith, Keith Byars, Cedric Saunders, Calvin Johnson, Leroy Hoard, Isaac Curtis, Steve Myers, Raymont Harris, Lenny Willis and Coach Jim Brown MarketWire

LearnScale Partners With Splash Media U to Offer a Master Social Media Certification Program

World's Largest Floor Cleaning Franchise to Expand Reach
Chem-Dry, the world's largest floor cleaning franchise with 3,500 franchises in 35+ countries, is embarking on a global expansion. The company has identified several target markets including France, the Philippines, Turkey, Germany, Taiwan, India, Iceland, Brazil, Argentina and Chile. MarketWire

WiTricity and Alps Electric Join Forces to Develop Wireless Charging for Mobile Devices
WiTricity, the industry leaders in highly resonant wireless power transfer -- wireless electricity delivered safely over distance -- and Alps Electric, a leading global electronics manufacturer, announced today at CES2013 a strategic collaboration to create wireless charging modules and systems for powering a broad range of mobile devices. MarketWire

High-Impact, Early-Stage Arizona Entrepreneurs Selected as Semi-Finalists of Tallwave's First "High Tide" Startup Competition
Catalyzing its mission to develop and commercialize new ventures at a scale never before seen in Arizona, Tallwave, the Southwest's premier lean business accelerator and venture management firm, today announced semi-finalists of its first ever biannual "High Tide" startup competition. MarketWire

Three Generations of Whitman Family Keep Bal Harbour Shops the Most Profitable in the World
Nearly 50 years ago, real estate developer Stanley Whitman did something that many in the real estate and retail industry thought would never work; he built the first luxury shopping center with all high-end retailers -- eliminating service providers -- and opened without anchor stores MarketWire

New Research From Hogan Assessments Reveals Key Differences in Leadership Styles of Chinese and Western Managers
In the next three decades, China is expected to replace the U.S. as the world's largest economy. As multi-national organizations continue to expand into China, and Chinese companies establish operations around the world, more employers will find themselves having to integrate both Chinese and Western perspectives into their organizational leadership roles MarketWire

Dry Fried Wing Company Announces January 18th Grand Opening at The Box
Dry Fried Wing Company (OTCQB: EEDG) will be launching its Sports Bar and Restaurant co-branding operations with an Inaugural Weekend-long celebration at The Box Bar and Grill in Bethesda, MD. MarketWire

WorkForce Software's Vision 2013 Event to Feature Bill Kutik
WorkForce Software, the leading provider of workforce management solutions for organizations with complex labor policies and stringent compliance demands, today announced details of its upcoming client conference, Vision 2013 MarketWire

BioNitrogen Corporation Acquires 600 Acres of Land in Hardee County, Florida
BioNitrogen Corporation (PINKSHEETS: BION), a cleantech company that utilizes proprietary technology to build environmentally-friendly plants that convert biomass into urea fertilizer, announced today that it has acquired approximately 600 acres of land in Hardee County, Florida, for $9.7 million. The total acreage includes the 40 acres of land BioNitrogen acquired previously in September 2012 MarketWire

Klocwork(R) Announces Record Quarterly and Annual Results for 2012
Klocwork Inc., the global leader in automated source code analysis (SCA) solutions for developing more secure software, today announced both its Q4 and fiscal year 2012 results. The company reported quarter-over-quarter bookings growth of 15 percent for the last quarter and year-over-year bookings growth of 18 percent for the year ending December 31, 2012. MarketWire

New App Targets 50 Million Unused iPhones, Turning Them Into Wireless Web Cameras and Remote Assistants
At the Consumer Electronics Show, People Power announces and demonstrates a groundbreaking smart phone app that can make millions of unused last generation iPhones and iPads into first class citizens of the emerging Internet of Things movement. MarketWire

Peluso Landscaping in Warren, NJ Joins Solar Panel Program
Peluso Landscaping Inc., a leading New Jersey landscape installation firm, today announced its sponsorship participation in SolarCure's new and unique Adopt-A-Solar-Panel program. Peluso Landscaping was established in 1935 by the current proprietor Angelo Peluso's grandfather, and specializes in both commercial landscape and residential landscape installations MarketWire

Theravance and Alfa Wassermann Announce Initiation of Phase 2 Study With Velusetrag for Gastroparesis
Theravance, Inc. (NASDAQ: THRX) and Alfa Wassermann S.p.A. announced today the initiation of a Phase 2 proof-of-concept study with velusetrag, Theravance's investigational 5-HT4 agonist, for the treatment of patients with diabetic or idiopathic gastroparesis. MarketWire

Medicure Announces Filing of sNDA for AGGRASTAT Label Change
Medicure Inc. ("Medicure" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: MPH)(PINKSHEETS: MCUJF), is pleased to announce that a supplemental new drug application (sNDA) for the high dose bolus (HDB) dosing regimen of AGGRASTAT® (tirofiban HCl) has been submitted to the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) MarketWire

CanAm Coal Corp.: Obtains Posey Mill II Mine Permit
CanAm Coal Corp. (TSXV: COE) (OTCQX: COECF)("CanAm" or the "Company") is pleased to report that the Company'ssubsidiary,Birmingham Coal & Coke ("BCC"), was issued permit # 3963 by the AlabamaSurfaceMining Commission ("ASMC") for the Posey Mill II Mine ("PM2"). This permitis a5 year surface mining permit covering a total of 781 acres MarketWire

VAPR'S VAMP(TM) Products Featured in CNBC Interview With Safecig CEO John Cameron and Wells Fargo Securities' Bonnie Herzog
VaporBrands International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VAPR) ("VAPR") is pleased to announce its VAMP™ products were prominently featured alongside Safecig's Chief Executive Officer John Cameron and Wells Fargo Securities' Managing Director Bonnie Herzog during CNBC's January 5th, 2013 national broadcast of its popular show "Power Lunch." MarketWire

Swordfish Financial, Inc. Announces Its Social Media Tools for Enhanced Communication With Shareholders
Mr. Clark Ortiz, President & CEO of Swordfish Financial, Inc. (OTCQB: SWRF), a Minnesota corporation focused on developing strategic investment opportunities, announces the launch of its social media tools. MarketWire

Globus Maritime Limited Announces Management Changes
Globus Maritime Limited ("Globus" or the "Company"), (NASDAQ: GLBS), a dry bulk vessel owner and operator, today announced that Mr. Elias Deftereos, Director, Chief Financial Officer and Secretary of the Company, will be stepping down from his position effective immediately, to pursue other interests. MarketWire

Aroma Lamps and Oils Provides the Perfect Solution to a Stress-Free 2013 With Their Unique Aroma Lamps
The start of the New Year is a time when individuals reassess their lives and commit to numerous New Year's resolutions. Whether living with less stress made the resolution list or not, it is definitely something that burdens the majority of society. Stress is all too prevalent in this day and age, and if left untreated, it can create a snowball effect of numerous medical issues MarketWire

OPTIMIZERx Presents at MicroCapClub Invitational
OPTIMIZERx Corp. (OTCQB: OPRX) today announced that Founder and Chairman Dave Harrell was selected to present at the first ever MicroCapClub Invitational. MarketWire

HomeGrid Forum to Show High Speed Home Networking and Multi-Vendor Interoperability at CES
News highlights: HomeGrid Forum is showing networks delivering multiple High Definition streams in live demos at CES in Las Vegas this weekDemos include multi-vendor interoperability over multi-node ecosystem on display includes Comtrend, Marvell, Metanoia, Sigma Designs, Tangotec and XingteraDisplay also includes G MarketWire

FTSE 100 Subdued as BRC Reveals Online Saved Retailers in December -- Finspreads
Finspreads -- The FTSE 100 was subdued at 6062.9 points this morning (January 8th), as the markets opened on news online shopping managed to save the retail sector's sales from dropping in December. The FTSE posted its first loss of the year in yesterday's session, but it is still at a two-year high MarketWire

Yen Resumes New Year With More Weakness -- City Index Asia
Location: City Index Asia, Singapore. We started the New Year with the single biggest theme in Asia -- Japan. The post Abe election period has been marked by a steady market rally in the Nikkei and significant weakness in the Japanese Yen. MarketWire

Japanese Finance Minister Boosts Euro -- City Index UK
City Index UK - Risk consolidates at higher levels as FX treads water. Japan's finance minister gave the euro a boost overnight as he said Japan will buy ESM bonds with the country's FX reserves. MarketWire

Mosaic Co. and Potash Corp. Good to Grow
The agricultural chemicals industry, which includes companies such as The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) and Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE: POT), is off to a great start in 2013. Domestic demand has been robust, and for those with international operations, Asian and South American markets have also been performing well MarketWire

The Fraser Institute: New Zealand Ranked No. 1 in New Comprehensive Index of Human Freedom; U.S. and Denmark Tied for Seventh
New Zealand leads the world in human freedom, followed by the Netherlands then Hong Kong with the United States and Denmark tied for seventh, according to the most complete index of human freedom yet available, released today by the Fraser Institute, Canada's leading public policy think-tank, and Germany's Liberales Institut. MarketWire

Agria Announces Reverse Split and ADS Ratio Change
Agria Corporation (NYSE: GRO) (the "Company" or "Agria") today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a combination, or reverse split, of the ordinary shares currently issued by the Company at par value of $0 MarketWire

Entertainment Social Network Fargotube to Launch Tube Manager App
F3 Technologies (PINKSHEETS: FTCH) -- Entertainment Social Network site is pleased to announce that it will be launching its Fargotube "Tube Manager" app by the end of the first quarter 2013. The new Content Management Solution app will allow users to update their videos, photo galleries, store, social feed and more on-the-go from their iPhone MarketWire

Medistem Inc. Appoints Biotechnology Veteran John Chiplin, Ph.D. to Board of Directors
Medistem Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MEDS), announced today that John Chiplin, Ph.D., has been elected to its Board of Directors. Dr. Chiplin has over 25 years of experience as a biopharmaceutical executive and is currently CEO of Polynoma, a Phase III cancer vaccine company. Dr MarketWire

Channel Master Launches New Antennas
Consumer Electronics Show 2013 -- Channel Master, a leading consumer brand of digital television products, today announced the expansion of the company's global product offering with the introduction of several unique indoor television antennas including the indoor/outdoor flagship SMARTenna. MarketWire

NewVac Signs License and Co-Development Agreement With Janssen to Advance Novel Drug for Treatment of Solid Tumors
NewVac LLC (a ChemRar company, resident of the Skolkovo Innovation Center in Russia) announced today that it has entered into a co-license agreement with Janssen Pharmaceutica, NV (Janssen) MarketWire

VIA Motors to Present Holographic Conversation With Thomas Edison at the Detroit Auto Show
VIA Motors announced today that it will bring American icon Thomas Edison to life in a historic holographic presentation with Bob Lutz, father of the Chevy Volt, at the North American International Auto Show. The holographic presentation titled "A Conversation with Thomas Edison" will be presented during VIA Motors' press conference on January 14, 2013 at 4:00pm at the Cobo Center in Detroit. MarketWire

Krux Reports Significant Growth in Clients, Revenues, and Market Penetration in 2012
Krux, the global technology leader in cloud-based consumer data management solutions, significantly accelerated its growth and worldwide market penetration in 2012 while enhancing its data management platform (DMP). MarketWire

Dynamic Materials Appoints Ian Grieves as General Manager of DYNAenergetics Segment
Dynamic Materials Corporation (DMC) (NASDAQ: BOOM) today announced Ian Grieves has been appointed to the newly created position of senior vice president and general manager at DYNAenergetics, the Company's oilfield products segment. MarketWire

Red Robot Labs Redefines Location-Based Mobile Games With Life Is Magic, Now Available for iOS Devices and Coming Soon to Android
The role-playing fantasy game, Life Is Magic, from Red Robot Labs is now available for free for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. As it first became available on December 20 and through the New Year, it was featured as a "New and Noteworthy" App on the iTunes App Store, attracting widespread gamer interest and downloads. MarketWire

Voice-Controlled News App to Debut at CES International
From the 2013 CES International Show (CES), Xtone today announced that its Xavi™ voice assistant platform is being used to power playback of audio headlines in the USA TODAY app that is now integrated with Ford SYNC AppLink™ MarketWire

LiveWire Ergogenics, Inc. Expands Midwest Distribution Footprint With Hilmes Distributing, Inc.
LiveWire Ergogenics, Inc. (OTCQB: LVVV) (OTCBB: LVVV) has expanded the retail markets for its LiveWire Energy™ chews in the Midwest with food wholesaler and distributer Hilmes Distributing, Inc. of Trenton, Illinois. MarketWire

Radar Systems From Diversified Technologies Drive Klystrons, TWTs, IOTs and Magnetrons
Diversified Technologies, Inc. has introduced a line of modular, highly reliable, solid-state systems for upgrading virtually all military and commercial radar transmitters currently using vacuum electron devices (VEDs). MarketWire

Nationally Recognized Physician, Paul Sternberg Jr., M.D., Begins Term as President of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
The American Academy of Ophthalmology, today announced that Paul Sternberg, Jr, MD, has begun his term as the Academy's 116th president. Dr. Sternberg, who was elected by the Academy's 32,000 physician and surgeon members, will hold the office for one year. MarketWire

Check Point Software to Announce 2012 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results on January 23, 2013
Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), the worldwide leader in securing the Internet, today announced that it will release its fourth quarter and year-end financial results for the year ending December 31, 2012, on Wednesday, January 23, 2013, before the U.S. financial markets open MarketWire

Cascadia Capital's Middle Market Group Offers Roadmap for Navigating Market Challenges in 2013
Cascadia Capital (, a diversified, boutique investment bank serving both private and public growth companies in the region and around the globe, today announced its 2013 forecast for Pacific Northwest middle market companies MarketWire

Tealium Signs 130 New Clients to Close out Record Year as the Leader in Enterprise Tag Management
Tealium, the leader in enterprise tag management systems, today announced the completion of a banner year in 2012 that saw the company add 130 new enterprise clients, while vaulting into the industry leadership spot for enterprise tag management. MarketWire

Missile Dome From Meller Optics Protects Sensitive Devices
Meller Optics, Inc. manufactures missile domes that can be custom fabricated from sapphire to protect cameras, sensors, detectors, and other devices from high-speed sand and water. MarketWire

Pawn Stars and Experts Now Offering Autograph Sessions at Gold & Silver Pawn Shop
The Pawn Stars and the team at Gold & Silver Pawn are pleased to announce they are now holding autograph sessions with the stars of the show as well as some of the show's favorite experts as filming allows. MarketWire

Mattson Technology to Present at the 15th Annual Needham Growth Conference on January 16, 2012
Mattson Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MTSN), a leading supplier of advanced process equipment used to manufacture semiconductors, today announced that David L. Dutton, the company's president and chief executive officer, and J. Michael Dodson, chief operating and chief financial officer, are scheduled to present to the investment community at the 15th Annual Needham Growth Conference. MarketWire

American Apparel Drives Performance With Oracle Commerce Solutions
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

eQuest Celebrates 19th Year Anniversary on the Internet
eQuest today announced its plans to celebrate the company's 19th anniversary with a year-long campaign highlighting the company's history and future MarketWire

Accela Names Jeff Stiles Vice President of Marketing
Accela, Inc., the leading provider of web-, cloud-, and mobile-based software applications for greater government productivity and citizen engagement today announced the company has appointed Jeff Stiles as Vice President of Marketing MarketWire

Xirrus Powers Regis University Students With High-Performance Wireless
Xirrus®, the leader in high-performance wireless networks, today announced the deployment of its Wireless Arrays at Regis University, a private, co-educational Jesuit university in Denver MarketWire

Foxit(R) to Bring High Resolution Imaging to PDF With hipix(R)
Foxit® Corporation, a leading provider of solutions for reading, editing, creating, organizing, and securing PDF documents, today announced it has entered into a partnership with HM (Human-Monitoring) for integration of ultra-efficient, high resolution images into Foxit's PDF technology. HM is a leading provider of innovative still-image and video processing technologies. MarketWire

The Joy Factory Debuts aXtion Line of Rugged, Waterproof Cases for iPad and iPhone & Universal Tablet Mounts at CES 2013
International Consumer Electronics Show Booth #3402 -- The Joy Factory, Inc. today unveiled a suite of digital companion products to complement today's popular smart devices, including the Apple iPad® and smart tablets at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) taking place January 8-11, 2013 in Las Vegas MarketWire

Deja Vu Performance Review? Why Employees Will Fail to Change in 2013
According to new research from the co-authors of the New York Times best-seller "Change Anything," 43 percent of employees experienced a déjà vu performance review in 2012 -- negative performance feedback that surfaces year after year. MarketWire

GreatCall(R) and Posit Science(R) Partner to Offer Mobile Brain Exercises on the Jitterbug Cell Phone
In partnership with Posit Science, GreatCall, a leader in wireless products and services that enable its customers to stay connected, safe and healthy, today announced the immediate release of Brain Games on the Jitterbug cell phone at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas MarketWire

Business Fraud Is Skyrocketing -- Huffington Post Examines National Trend With Experts From Argos Risk and AssetHR
Business risk and fraud is running rampant in the United States, with small to medium-sized businesses among the most targeted and hardest hit. Argos Risk ( is featured in a video case study about its customer, AssetHR, on, one of the world's most visited online news sites. MarketWire

VBrick Announces Winners of the Student Video Contest
Enterprise IP video leader VBrick Systems announced the winners of its second Student Video Contest. Once again, the contest attracted submissions from across the country, with participating students ranging from elementary to high school age MarketWire

Zyrion Reports Strong Earnings and New Customer Growth in 2012
Zyrion Inc., a leading provider of Cloud and IT Monitoring software solutions, reported today that 2012 proved to be an exceptional year of growth and success for the company. The company has had a highly profitable stream of new and recurring revenue from Managed Service providers (MSPs) and subscription customers, and is poised for very strong growth in 2013. MarketWire

New Mobile Website Launch for New Jersey Plastic Surgery Practice
Dr. Luis A. Zapiach, a practitioner of New Jersey plastic surgery, is announcing the launch of Art Plastic Surgery's new mobile website. The mobile site's features allow current and prospective patients access to the practice's information in a format that is easier to navigate on a portable device MarketWire

Golden Star Resources Reports Preliminary Fourth Quarter Operational Results and 2013 Guidance
Golden Star Resources Ltd. (NYSE MKT: GSS) (TSX: GSC) (GHANA: GSR) ("Golden Star" or the "Company") today announced preliminary 2012 fourth quarter and full year production results for its Bogoso/Prestea and Wassa/HBB operations. MarketWire

TiVo Research and Analytics' Fourth Annual "Battle of the Consumer Electronics Brands at CES" Scorecard
TiVo Research and Analytics, Inc. (TRA), a wholly-owned subsidiary of TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), today reported the winners and losers of its fourth annual Battle of the Consumer Electronics Brands at CES TV advertising competition. MarketWire

Las Vegas Plastic Surgeons Offer Two Approaches to Fat Reduction
Dr. W. Tracy Hankins and Dr. Samuel Sohn, both board-certified plastic surgeons in Las Vegas, run their practice with a philosophy focused on "patient safety, world-class results, and compassionate care MarketWire

Knoxville Bariatric Surgeon Keeps Bariatric Vitamin Costs Low
Dr. Stephen Boyce, a Knoxville bariatric surgeon, has created a multivitamin specifically with the post-bariatric surgery patient in mind. As a practitioner of bariatric surgery for over 20 years, he understands the serious nutritional deficiencies that patients who undergo significant weight loss procedures can develop. In response, Dr MarketWire

Majesco Entertainment and Disney Interactive Collaborate on Upcoming Video Game Release for Phineas and Ferb
Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of games for the mass market, announced today a relationship with Disney Interactive to start development of original video games based on the animated hit Disney television series Phineas and Ferb. MarketWire Introducing Le Couvent des Minimes, premium destination of quality skincare & cosmetics brands for men and women added Le Couvent des Minimes to its ever growing product offerings. MarketWire

Plastic Surgeon in Leesburg Feels Plastic Surgery Can Enhance Quality of Life
Dr. Behzad Parva, a Leesburg plastic surgeon, believes one's quality of life can be positively affected by cosmetic plastic surgery MarketWire

Oral Cancer Prevention International and CDx Laboratories Merge to Form CDx Diagnostics
Two companies which offer physicians advanced, clinically-proven diagnostic systems that can help prevent cancer by detecting pre-cancerous cells announced their merger today. Oral Cancer Prevention International, Inc. and CDx Laboratories, Inc. are joining to form a new entity known as CDx Diagnostics MarketWire

Kruue and Zoomline(R) Partner to Revolutionize College Retail Markets
The partnership became official this weekend as Kruue begins using Zoomline's® patent pending technology for their mobile app. This will equip Kruue-approved venues with the ultimate Student/Merchant relationship tool. MarketWire

Abrasive Grinding Wheels From Rex-Cut Finish Filet Welds in One-Step
Rex-Cut Abrasives offers a full line of Type 27 cotton-fiber abrasive grinding wheels that can remove filet welds on stainless steel and aluminum and produce food-grade finishes in one-step. MarketWire

Evolution Fuels Corporate Update
Evolution Fuels, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EVFN) (the "Company") previously announced on August 29, 2012 that it has signed a definitive Agreement of Merger and Plan of Reorganization with Strong Captain Co. Ltd. The Company is pleased to announce that due-diligence continues and it is believed that the merger will be executed within reasonable timeframe MarketWire

BMO Harris Equipment Finance Company Hires Joe DiLallo to Lead Corporate Aviation Finance Business
BMO Harris Equipment Finance Company announced today that it has hired Joe DiLallo to lead its corporate aviation finance and leasing business. DiLallo will be based in Cleveland, and he will have both national and international business development responsibilities. MarketWire

ICEsoft Ships ICEmobile -- Open Source Platform for Mobile Java EE Apps
ICEsoft Technologies Inc., a leading global supplier of open-source technologies for enterprise, announced today that ICEmobile 1.2 is shipping. ICEmobile is an open-source project for the development of mobile applications using pure Java EE, web-based techniques MarketWire

AlumiFuel Power Returns the Modified PBIS-2000 Hydrogen Lift-Gas Generator to the Air Force
Early production stage hydrogen generation company AlumiFuel Power Corporation (OTCBB: AFPW) (the "Company"), through its U.S operating subsidiary, AlumiFuel Power Technologies, Inc MarketWire

Southern Power Starts Up New Facility in North Carolina, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Cleveland County, North Carolina, is the recent recipient of a new simple-cycle peaking facility, located on a 275-acre tract. Southern Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company (NYSE:SO), is the owner of the new 720-megawatt (MW) facility, and will remain the owner/operator of the generating station. MarketWire

Industrial Info's Long-Term Service Agreements Database for Chemical Industry More Than Doubles in 2012, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- In 2012, Industrial Info more than doubled the size of its long-term service agreements (LTSA) database. During the last year, 365 new LTSA records were identified from 209 unique plants in the Chemical Processing Industry in the U.S. and Canada MarketWire

Gesa Credit Union Announces Management Promotions
Gesa Credit Union is pleased to share the news of four individuals who have accepted promotions and new responsibilities at the $1.2 billion credit union. These four individuals have consistently been recognized for their dedication and contributions to Gesa and will oversee the credit union's efforts in Mortgage Lending, Finance, Electronic Services, and Regulatory Compliance. MarketWire

Sydney Plastic Surgeon Assists Mothers in Rejuvenating Their Bodies After Pregnancy
Dr. Steve Merten, a recognised leader in the field of Sydney plastic surgery, strives to help his patients achieve their cosmetic goals with natural-looking results. At Pure Aesthetics, his private practice, he specifically caters to the needs of mothers with individually customized mummy makeover procedures. MarketWire

DarbeeVision Goes Beyond HD With New HDMI Video Accessory for Consumer, Video Game Markets
Revealing their first new product for 2013, DarbeeVision, Inc., a pioneer in the field of digital image enhancement, has expanded their product line to include the Cobalt™, featured and priced for the general consumer and video gaming markets MarketWire

Market Research Report -- A Magnetic Moment: Prospects for MRAM Technology, Markets and Applications has announced the addition of the market research report "A Magnetic Moment: Prospects for MRAM Technology, Markets and Applications" to their product offering. MarketWire

Signet Jewelers Holiday Season Same Store Sales Increase 3.3%, Led by Signet's US Division up 4.7%
Signet Jewelers Ltd ("Signet") (NYSE: SIG) (LSE: SIG), the largest specialty retail jeweler in the US and the UK, today announced its sales for the nine weeks ended December 29, 2012 ("Holiday Season") and guidance for the 14 weeks ending February 2, 2013 ("Fourth Quarter"). MarketWire

Market Research Report -- Global Commercial Aircraft Health Monitoring Systems Market (2012 - 2017) has announced the addition of the market research report "Global Commercial Aircraft Health Monitoring Systems Market (2012 - 2017)" to their product offering. MarketWire

Majesco Entertainment Schedules Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2012 Earnings Release and Conference Call
Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market, will announce financial results for its fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended October 31, 2012 on Monday, January 14, 2013 after the U.S. market close. MarketWire

Transcepta Celebrates a Year of Exceptional Achievement
Out to revolutionize the procure-to-pay industry since 2005, Transcepta has expanded like no other business network to exceed customer and supplier expectations. The past year was no exception in this regard. As a result, 2012 yielded exceptional results for the company. Today, Transcepta announced: MarketWire

Rhinoplasty Surgeon in Dallas on Ideal Candidate for Nose Reshaping
According to the most recent statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), rhinoplasty, or nose job surgery, is the second most popular cosmetic procedure, with over 243,000 performed in the past year. Dr MarketWire

ZBB Energy Corporation Announces Order for University Microgrid Quad-Generation Renewable Energy Platform in Sydney, Australia

Aereo Announces Expansion Plans for 22 New U.S. Cities
Building on its successful 2012 launch in New York City, Aereo, Inc., today announced that it plans to expand its operations to 22 U.S. cities in 2013, making its groundbreaking remote antenna/DVR technology accessible to more than 97 million consumers MarketWire

Wyndham Vacation Rentals(R) Carves Out Winter Snow Deals With Its 100 Hour Ski Sale
Wyndham Vacation Rentals®, the world's largest professionally managed vacation rentals business, is carving out significant savings on lodging in top North American snow destinations with its 100 Hour Ski Sale. Launching Jan. 8, 2013 at 10 a.m MarketWire

Richmond Plastic Surgeon Restores Balance With Breast Augmentation
Richmond plastic surgeon Dr. Neil Zemmel understands that br**ts change in shape and size along with age, and that many patients may feel self-conscious about these changes. He employs state-of-the-art breast augmentation techniques to provide patients with fuller, lifted and proportional br**ts. MarketWire

Slater Invests $250,000 in Healthcare Mobile Messaging Startup
The Slater Technology Fund today announced that it has committed $250,000 in funding to a $750,000 seed round for Care Thread, a provider of secure mobile messaging and team-based collaboration solutions that empower hospital providers to maximize communications and productivity across care teams MarketWire

Jim Kozlowski Joins Austin Ventures as Venture Partner
Austin Ventures ("AV"), a venture capital firm investing in early stage and middle market companies predominantly in Texas, announced today that Jim Kozlowski has joined the firm as a Venture Partner. Kozlowski was a Co-Founder and the President of TGF Management Corp. ("TGF"), one of the most active middle market investment firms in the Southwest and a frequent co-investor with AV MarketWire

KEMP Technologies LoadMaster 5300 Load Balancer Named 2012 Editors' Best Award Winner by Windows IT Pro Magazine
KEMP Technologies today announced its LoadMaster 5300 load balancing product was named a silver medal winner of the "2012 Editors' Best Awards" in the Best High Availability Product by Windows IT Pro. KEMP was awarded the medal because of the LoadMaster's strategic importance to the market, competitive advantages, and customer value. MarketWire

CaroTrans Launches Innovative Door to Port Rate Application
CaroTrans, a leading global NVOCC (non vessel operating common carrier) and ocean freight consolidator, today announces an innovative Door to Port rate application which calculates a combined transportation cost for LTL (less than truckload) and LCL (less than container load) shipments for specific origin-destination routes MarketWire

Western Heritage Selects Underwriting Module of ISCS's SurePower Innovation(R)
ISCS is pleased to announce our partnership with Western Heritage Insurance Company, a subsidiary of Nationwide Insurance®, to provide the underwriting module of ISCS's SurePower Innovation® Policy Administration Suite. Western Heritage will use the module in the development of their rate-to- issuance system. MarketWire

Intrix Names Industry Veteran Phillip Head as Senior Vice President
Intrix Technology, Inc. (Intrix), a leading payment processor, today announced that Phillip Head, former head of sales for Accelerated Payment Technologies, has joined the company as Senior Vice President. Head will be responsible for developing, managing and executing Intrix' worldwide sales strategy, building Intrix' VAR channel as well as creating a Telemarketing Group. MarketWire

Boca Raton's 200 East Rings Up $7 Million in Sales in Nine Weeks
Recent sales at 200 East in downtown Boca reflect an accelerated growth pattern in the luxury Boca Raton residential real estate market. The luxury condo project located in downtown sold nine new residences in the months of October and November with a total price tag of $7 million. Most are scheduled for closing this month MarketWire

AmbiCom Announces $200,000 Order for Wireless Communication Devices for Defibrillators
AmbiCom Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: ABHI), a leading designer and developer of wireless products for the medical and automotive industries, and a distributor of innovative healthcare products, today announced that it has received a $200,000 order for wireless communication devices to be used for defibrillators developed and marketed by a major company in the medical technology industry MarketWire

Jessy Schoss Joins Maxymiser as Vice President of Product
Maxymiser, the global expert in testing, personalization and multichannel optimization for online businesses, today announced the hiring of Jessy Schoss, Vice President of Product MarketWire

PAID, Inc. Receives Patent # 8,352,357
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) issued U.S. Patent No. 8,352,357 to PAID, Inc. (OTCBB: PAYD) on January 8, 2013. This new patent significantly enhances PAID's existing patent portfolio related to online shipping calculators. MarketWire

Templeton Announces Full Divestment of Its Second Emerging Markets Private Equity Fund
Templeton Emerging Markets Group today announced the successful exit from all investments held in the Templeton Strategic Emerging Markets Fund II ("TSEMF II" or "the Fund"). TSEMF II was established in 2005 and is led by Dr. Mark Mobius, executive chairman of Templeton Emerging Markets Group. MarketWire

Biomedical Structures Ramps Up Biomedical Textile Development With Facility Expansion, New Vice President of R&D
Biomedical Structures LLC (BMS), a developer of biomedical textiles for medical devices and other advanced clinical applications, today announced the expansion of its facilities for medical textile development and manufacturing. The expansion includes a 10,000 sq MarketWire

BMO Private Bank Donation Is Sweet Music to Symphony
BMO Private Bank recently announced their season sponsorship of the Phoenix Symphony's "Parties of Note." Launched in 2011 as an additional outreach effort to introduce a new audience to the Symphony, this year's series features nine intimate recitals taking place from November 2012 through May 2013. MarketWire

Tyco Retail Solutions Celebrates Successful Year
Tyco Retail Solutions (, a leading global provider of retail performance and security solutions, today recounts a successful year, highlighted by top industry accolades, product innovation and global thought leadership MarketWire

SARES-REGIS Group Develops and Sells Largest Mid-Cities Building in Seven Years
SARES-REGIS Group completed the sale of its newly developed 305,361-square-foot building in Santa Fe Springs near Los Angeles. The buyer, Industrial Income Trust, agreed to purchase the building during construction. MarketWire

Sun Digital Says "Out With the Old Electronics and in With the New Year"
Sun Digital is planning to kick off 2013 with an Electronics Recycling Charity Event on Wednesday, January 16th, from 7:30am-1:00pm in Downtown Ocala. For this event, Sun Digital is working with charity partner Arnette House and recycling partner Recycle All Electronics. MarketWire

Handal & Associates Presses Its Case Against Additional Infringers
Handal & Associates announced today that it has filed new patent infringement lawsuits on behalf of its client, e.Digital Corporation (OTCQB: EDIG). MarketWire

Vytran Opens New Customer Support Center in Germany
Vytran, an innovative supplier of optical fiber splicing and processing solutions, announces the opening of its newest customer support center. Located in Cologne, Germany, the facility will provide product, technical and application support to customers in Europe. MarketWire

Perceptron Announces Appointment of BDO USA, LLP as Independent Auditor
Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRCP) today announced the appointment of BDO USA, LLP ("BDO") as the Company's new independent registered public accounting firm for its fiscal year ending June 30, 2013. MarketWire

Sage ACT! Social Updates Help Small Businesses Capitalize on Customer Insights and Interests
Sage North America today announced enhanced social media integrations for its Sage ACT! 2013 (version 15.1) contact and customer management system MarketWire

Konica Minolta Acquires DocuSource
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta), today announced that it has acquired DocuSource, a dealership headquartered in Cerritos, Ca., to increase Konica Minolta's document management systems, solutions and services in the southern California region. MarketWire

Implant Sciences Wins Follow-On Order From Asian Head of State
Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced that it has received a follow-on order for its Quantum Sniffer™ QS-H150 Handheld Explosives Trace Detector from the protection service for an Asian head of state that initially deployed a QS-H150 in 2006. MarketWire

BIOLASE Completes Sale of Last WaterLase MD Turbo Laser Systems Repurchased From Schein
BIOLASE, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIOL), the world's leading dental laser manufacturer and distributor, announced today that the Company has sold the last of the 159 WaterLase® MD Turbo™ laser systems it repurchased earlier this year from Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC) ("Schein"). MarketWire

GPS Capital Markets Opens New London Office
GPS Capital Markets Limited (, a leading corporate foreign exchange (FX) brokerage firm, has been approved by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) to operate as an Authorised Payment Institution and has officially opened its European Head Office in London. MarketWire

Cardlytics Expanding San Francisco Presence
Cardlytics, the leading marketing and analytics platform, today announced plans to build its West Coast presence through a base in San Francisco. The company has leased office space in downtown San Francisco, and has begun building a team in marketing, sales, and mobile development. MarketWire

GPS Capital Markets Opens London Office
GPS Capital Markets Limited (, a leading corporate foreign exchange (FX) brokerage firm, has been approved by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) to operate as an Authorised Payment Institution and has officially opened its European Head Office in London. MarketWire

EyeMD EMR Healthcare Systems & Advanced Data Systems Optimizing Ophthalmology Practice Automation
The EyeMD Electronic Medical Records system from EyeMD EMR Healthcare Systems (EEHS) and the MedicsPremier™ practice management system from Advanced Data Systems (ADS) have been optimized to give ophthalmology practices an extraordinary return on investment, increased revenue, greater productivity, improved patient care and an excellent patient experience. MarketWire

Health Catalyst Closes $33M Series B Investment From Norwest Venture Partners, Sequoia Capital and Sorenson Capital
Health Catalyst (formerly Healthcare Quality Catalyst), the leader in healthcare data warehousing, today announced it closed $33 million in Series B funding, led by Norwest Venture Partners (NVP), with participation from Sequoia Capital (Series A lead investor) and Sorenson Capital MarketWire

Lock-Pro Adopts New Payment Option to Aid Convenience and Enhance Customers' Locksmith Experiences
As the world becomes more and more digitalized, Lock-Pro, a Fort Collins locksmith, has taken a proactive approach in its business policies. MarketWire

Athena Salon, Spa & Wellness Creates New Mobile Website
Athena Salon, Spa & Wellness has created something that should come in handy for those on the go when looking for Fort Collins hair salons. MarketWire

1010data to Participate in Retail Orphan Initiative at NRF 2013
1010data, Inc., a market leader in the analyzing, managing and sharing of big data, today announced the company will be participating in the Retail Orphan Initiative (RetailROI) at the National Retail Federation Annual Convention & EXPO from January 13-16 in New York City MarketWire

Methes Energies Signs Letter of Intent to Deploy Its Technology in California
Methes Energies International Ltd. (NASDAQ: MEIL), a renewable energy company that offers an array of products and services to biodiesel fuel producers, announces that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Methes Energies Canada Inc., has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with U.S. Energy Initiatives Corp MarketWire

Aegis Positioned in 2012 Magic Quadrant for Customer Management Contact Center BPO, Worldwide by Leading Industry Analyst Firm Gartner
Aegis Limited, a global outsourcing and technology services company and part of the $27 billion Essar Group, announced today that it was one of 18 global outsourcing companies to be evaluated in Gartner Inc's 2012 Magic Quadrant for Customer Management Contact Center BPO, Worldwide, in a report published on December 24 2012, by TJ Singh and Johan Jacobs. MarketWire

Arkadin to Host TeleSpan's Annual Teleconferencing Industry Predictions
Arkadin, the fastest growing global provider of collaboration services and TeleSpan Publishing Corporation -- -- today announced that Arkadin will host the TeleSpan Publishing Corporation web conference on Friday, January 18, 2013 at 1:00 PM EST to deliver TeleSpan's 2013 predictions for the conferencing industry. MarketWire

First Liberty Power Corp. -- Summation of the Fencemaker Property 43-101 Report
First Liberty Power Corp. (OTCQB: FLPC) (the "Company") is pleased to present an abridged review to investors on our recent 43-101 report completed on the Antimony property known as Fencemaker. MarketWire

Wilocity Demonstrates Industry's First Commercially Available 60GHz 802.11ad Products at CES
Wilocity, a leading developer of 60 GHz multi-gigabit wireless chipsets, today announced at International CES that it is demonstrating the industry's first commercially available end user products integrating Wilocity chipsets compliant with the newly ratified IEEE802.11ad 60 GHz wireless standard MarketWire

Liquipel Debuts Liquipod at CES to Catapult Consumer Demand
Liquipel LLC announced today the launch of its new Liquipod™ product family, a revolutionary new system designed to provide protective nano-coating services directly to consumers. The Liquipod™ was officially announced at Booth 25936, South Hall, at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada. MarketWire

Comtrend Selects Sigma Designs Next Generation Chipset
CES LAS VEGAS - Sigma Designs® (NASDAQ: SIGM), a leading provider of system-on-chip (SoC) solutions for home entertainment, connectivity and control, today announced advanced networking supplier Comtrend has selected Sigma Designs' new CG5200 family of chipsets for its PowerGrid 9051s Powerline Ethernet Adapter MarketWire

Clear Capital(R): Housing Recovery Set to Continue Throughout 2013
Clear Capital (, the premium provider of data, collateral risk assessment, and real estate asset valuation and analytics, today released its Home Data Index™ (HDI) Market Report with data through December 2012 MarketWire

Brooklyn Nets Select New York Imaging as Full-Service Digital X-Ray Provider
The Brooklyn Nets have selected Newburgh-based New York Imaging Service as its full-service digital X-ray provider. MarketWire

Tigermed Expands Clinical Trial Capabilities With Oracle Health Sciences InForm
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

SIRO Clinpharm Selects Oracle Health Sciences InForm to Increase Clinical Trial Productivity and Support Global Electronic Data Capture
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Jackson Hole Group, LLC Welcomes Cathy Unruh as a New Principal
Jackson Hole Group, LLC (JHG), an executive-level consultancy firm that counsels CEOs, Boards and C-suite executives on the critical business and organizational challenges they face, is pleased to welcome Cathy Unruh as its newest principal MarketWire

Kanex Unveils meDrive: a File Server for iOS Devices That Expands Storage and Provides a Secure Local Cloud
Kanex®, a leader of innovative Apple® and iOS connectivity solutions for homes and businesses worldwide, today announced meDrive™, a file server that turns USB storage into a network drive and can be accessed from an iPad®, iPhone®, iPod Touch® or Mac + PC MarketWire

Guidelines Released for $10 Million Qualcomm Tricorder X PRIZE Reveal Health Condition Sets for Winning Solution
The X PRIZE Foundation announced that final competition guidelines have been released and team registration is officially open for the $10 million Qualcomm Tricorder X PRIZE, a 3.5-year global competition to stimulate innovation and integration of precision diagnostic technologies, intended to make reliable health diagnoses available directly to consumers anytime, anywhere MarketWire

dinCloud on a Roll With Latest Customer Win
dinCloud, a cloud transformation company, today announced that King's Hawaiian, maker of the number one branded dinner roll in the United States, has selected dinCloud to implement its hosted virtual desktop, server, and storage services to help IT improve efficiency and better manage operations across King's Hawaiian's baking facilities and restaurants. MarketWire

Prospect Capital Provides $70 Million of Debt Financing to Ryan for Acquisition of Thomson Reuters Property Tax Services
Prospect Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEC) ("Prospect") announced today that Prospect has provided $70 million of debt financing for the acquisition of Thomson Reuters Property Tax Services ("PTS") by Ryan, LLC ("Ryan" or the "Firm"). MarketWire

Paul E. Jacobs, Ph.D., Chairman & CEO of Qualcomm to Receive the Prestigious 2013 Edison Achievement Award
The Edison Awards, recognized as one of America's leading innovation awards, today announced that Paul E. Jacobs, Ph.D., Chairman & CEO of Qualcomm Incorporated, will be awarded the prestigious Edison Achievement Award on April 25, 2013 in Chicago MarketWire

FNU Now Offers Nursing Bachelor of Science Degree (BSN)
Florida National University provides a Bachelor of Science degree (BSN) for the Nursing RN graduates. Since hospitals are now requiring nurses to have their BSN, nursing has become more in demand than ever. MarketWire

Sophos Makes Security Personal and Enables BYOD With EndUser Protection
Sophos today announced Sophos EndUser Protection, a new security offering that tackles the challenges associated with bring-your-own-device (BYOD), and the increasing number of devices used by today's mobile workforce MarketWire

Drug Developers Need to More Fully Identify and Address Root Causes of R&D Inefficiency, According to Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development
While patent expirations on many top selling medicines are spurring the research-based drug industry to embrace new development paradigms to replenish sparse R&D pipelines, drug developers need to more fully identify and address root causes of R&D inefficiency, according to the Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development. MarketWire

CalAmp Selected to Supply New Hampshire Electric Cooperative With Wireless Communications Network
CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, has been selected by the New Hampshire Electric Cooperative (NHEC) to supply the utility with wireless communications hardware for its wide-area Smart Meter advanced metering infrastructure (AMI). MarketWire

PaySpan Implements First International Health Plan on ClaimPay Card Solution
PaySpan, Inc., a leading provider of healthcare reimbursement and payment automation, today announced Global Excel has implemented its virtual card solution, HPX ClaimPay Card™. Part of the PaySpan HPX Reimbursement solution set, virtual card payment is a cost-effective way to better manage complex reimbursement and improve financial performance for payers and providers MarketWire

SPG Solar Delivers Single-Axis Tracker for 5-MW Utility Solar Project in Mexico
SPG Solar, a leading provider of commercial solar power products and services, today announced final shipment and consultation on a 5-MW solar power project in Cerro Prieto, Mexico. Iberdrola Ingenieria & Construcción Mexico S.A. de C.V. chose SPG Solar's All-Weather SunSeeker tracker for the largest PV solar installation in Mexico, slated to go into production by year end MarketWire

MVTS Technologies Acquires Electroglas Wafer Prober Assets From Zenovus Pte. Ltd.
Global service and technology solutions provider MVTS Technologies has acquired the Electroglas wafer prober assets from Zenovus Pte. Ltd. and will now provide global sales and service for the Electroglas 4080, 4090, 4090u, 4090u+ and 6000 product lines MarketWire

Eltek ASA changes CFO
Drammen, 8 January, 2013: Eltek ASA has started working to recruit a new Chief Financial Officer, as current CFO Pål Skistad has resigned from his position.   GlobeNewswire

Ageas announces appointment of Chief Operating Officer and management changes
Ageas communicated at its 2012 Investor Day its strategic choices and financial targets towards 2015. To reflect the importance Ageas is placing on execution and delivery, a new role of Chief Operating Officer (COO) has been created. The role will report to Bart De Smet, Group CEO of Ageas GlobeNewswire

STMicroelectronics Expands Strong Lineup of Broadcast Set-Top Box Products Built on a Unified Platform for Cost-Effective, Fast Time-to-Market
New products deliver unique balance of CPU power, video quality, full security, and reduced Bill-Of-Materials for feature-rich, popular-priced broadcast equipment GlobeNewswire

Intervest Retail NV: Intervest Retail welcomes Armani Jeans and Rituals on the Leysstraat in Antwerp
Public property investment fund Intervest Retail has realised two important lettings in some key premises of its portfolio, good for an average rental increase of approximately 5 %. In both cases the commercial lease contracts have been concluded for a period of 9 years. GlobeNewswire

New Managing Director for ESL Shipping Ltd
ASPO Plc  STOCK EXCHANGE BULLETIN January 8, 2013 at 16:00Markus Karjalainen, Managing Director of ESL Shipping Ltd., part of Aspo Group, has announced that he will resign from his position. Lasse Rikala, M.Sc. (Econ.) (age 61) has been appointed as the acting Managing Director of ESL Shipping Ltd until further notice. Lasse Rikala is a board member of ESL Shipping Ltd GlobeNewswire

IBM, STMicroelectronics and Shaspa Advance Smarter Home Initiative
Cloud computing enhances control of "Internet of Things" in the home to help manage heating, lighting, security and more via multiple user interfaces including gestures and voice recognition GlobeNewswire

Agriculture Sector Represents Huge Investment Opportunity
Agriculture is an "under-invested space" when it comes to institutional investment, said Tim Hornibrook, Co-head, Macquarie Agricultural Funds Management. Mr Hornibrook will be attending the Asian Financial Forum (AFF) in Hong Kong, 14-15 January, which will feature a panel discussion on food and agriculture ACN Newswire

ACWUA Announces Support to the International Water Summit (IWS) 2013
The International Water Summit's focus on water scarcity in arid regions is receiving strong regional support, and the influential Arab Countries Water Utilities Association (ACWUA) has confirmed they will be Knowledge Partner of the powerful global event ACN Newswire

World Leaders in Water Technology to Showcase Latest Solutions at International Water Summit (IWS) 2012
As many countries seek solutions for the urgent problem of water scarcity, governments, businesses and water experts from around the world will be gathering in Abu Dhabi from 15-17 January 2013 in an effort to provide tangible solutions on water sustainability ACN Newswire

Biofrontera receives positive EMA opinion on extended storage conditions for Ameluz®
Biofrontera AG /Biofrontera receives positive EMA opinion on extended storage conditions for Ameluz® . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

HMS Networks AB (publ) 2013 - 2016 Share Saving Program
As decided at the 2012 Annual General Meeting, employees in the HMS Group have been offered to participate in a Share Saving Program. The offer includes all employees in the Group. During 2013, participants are offered the opportunity to invest between 1% and 6% of their annual fixed gross salaries in shares in the Company at the market price listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm GlobeNewswire

co.don® AG - Application filed for EU-wide approval for the articular cartilage product chondrosphere®
co.don AG /co.don® AG - Application filed for EU-wide approval for the articular cartilage product chondrosphere® . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Wärtsilä to supply 225 MW flexible power plant to Texas utility
Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 8 January 2013 at 1 pm EET GlobeNewswire

OKMETIC OYJ STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE    8 JANUARY 2013         AT 12.30 P.M. GlobeNewswire

Ageas reports on the progress of share buy-back programme (updated version)
Further to the initiation of the share buy-back programme announced on 6 August 2012, Ageas reports the purchase of 224,504 Ageas shares (and not 5,121,075 as mentioned in the press release of 7 January) on NYSE Euronext Brussels in the period from 31 December 2012 to 4 January 2013. GlobeNewswire

Schibsted ASA (SCH) - Presentation material
Presentation material in connection with CFO Trond Berger's presentation at SEB Enskilda Nordic Seminar in Copenhagen, 8 January 2013, is attached. GlobeNewswire

Ad hoc: HEAD Racquet Sports USA Posts Best Ever Full Year Sales Results
Head N.V. /Ad hoc: HEAD Racquet Sports USA Posts Best Ever Full Year Sales Results. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

In line with asset-light strategy, Rezidor converts two leases in Sweden to franchise agreements
The Rezidor Hotel Group today announced the conversion of two lease agreements, the Park Inn by Radisson Malmö and the Park Inn by Radisson Hammarby Sjöstad, in Sweden to franchise agreements. GlobeNewswire

Deconstruction in OP-Pohjola's Vallila block to begin
3OP-Pohjola's construction project in Teollisuuskatu street, Helsinki, has reached a deconstruction stage. Three buildings in the block facing towards Teollisuuskatu street will be demolished during the first half of 2013 to make way for a new building that will form OP-Pohjola's new facade. The deconstruction work will last until summer 2013 GlobeNewswire

Rejlers becomes strategic support to the Swedish Transport Administration
(REJL B)Rejlers has won the assignment to be responsible for producing two of the Swedish Transport Administration's applications within the framework for the EU-program TEN-T, Trans-European Transport Network. The applications' aim is to highlight how an improved Swedish Transport Network can contribute to an increased mobility and a more sustainable travelling within Europe GlobeNewswire

JLT Mobile Computers Introduces Leading Performance and Ruggedness in New Vehicle Computer
JLT Mobile Computers, developer of reliable computers for demanding environments, today announced the VERSO-series - new fixed-mounted computers that combine leading-edge performance with the highest reliability for tough environments GlobeNewswire

AngloGold Ashanti Announces Departure of Mark Cutifani
AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU) -- The Board of AngloGold Ashanti today announced the resignation of Chief Executive Officer Mark Cutifani, who has accepted an offer to become the Chief Executive Officer of Anglo American Plc, effective April 3. Mark will remain in the role of CEO of AngloGold Ashanti until March 31. MarketWire

MHI Acquires Daily Equipment Company, U.S. Forklift Sales & Service Dealer
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has completed the acquisition of Daily Equipment Company (DE), an American forklift truck sales and service dealer based in Jackson, Mississippi ACN Newswire

Noblepharma and Eisai Announce Japan Lunch of Antineoplastic Agent Gliadel(R) 7.7 mg Implant
Nobelpharma Co., Ltd. and Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that the two companies will launch Gliadel(R) 7.7 mg Implant (carmustine), an antineoplastic agent, in Japan on January 9. Based on an existing license agreement between the companies, Nobelpharma has been conducting clinical studies of the agent and in 2012 acquired manufacturing and marketing authorization for Gliadel 7 ACN Newswire

Eisai Signs Agreement with Epizyme and Roche Molecular Systems to Develop Companion Diagnostic
Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that it has signed an agreement with Epizyme, Inc. and Roche Molecular Systems Inc. ("RMS") to collaborate on the development of a companion diagnostic to help Eisai and Epizyme identify patients for their research on lymphomas ACN Newswire

Panasonic Booth Overview at 2013 International CES
Panasonic Corporation will exhibit at the 2013 International CES, one of the largest consumer electronics shows in the world, to be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Nevada, USA, from January 8 to 11, 2013 ACN Newswire

Change in Vacon Plc's Executive Management Team
Vacon Plc, Stock Exchange Release, 8 January 2013 at 9.30 am (EET) GlobeNewswire

TGS 2013 Guidance and Q4 2012 Update
ASKER, NORWAY (8 January 2013) - TGS announces 2013 full year guidance and Q4 2012 update. GlobeNewswire

FDA approves Kineret for the treatment of NOMID
Sobi (STO: SOBI) today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Kineret® (anakinra) for the treatment of children and adults with neonatal-onset multisystem inflammatory disease (NOMID). Kineret® is the first and only FDA-approved therapy for NOMID, the most severe form of cryopyrin associated periodic syndromes (CAPS). GlobeNewswire

Telenor to provide telephony to all Norwegian health authorities
(Fornebu, Norway - January 8th 2013) Telenor has won the contract to supply telephony and other communications services to all health authorities in Norway. The contract has a value of approximately 120 million Norwegian kroner per year. GlobeNewswire

ZipRealty Enters 2013 With Healthy Momentum
Company expects a strong fourth quarter performance and positive Adjusted EBITDA for full year 2012 GlobeNewswire

Mitsubishi Corporation Announces First Solar Power Project in France
Continuing its drive to expand the renewable business all over the world, Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) is pleased to announce its execution to acquire a 50% stake in Toul - Rosieres solar power plant tranche 1 (55MW), from EDF Energies Nouvelles (EDF EN), who owns the remaining 50% ACN Newswire

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