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Essex Announces Release and Conference Call Dates for Its 2013 Third Quarter Earnings Results
Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESS) announced that it plans to release its third quarter 2013 earnings results after the market closes on Wednesday, October 30, 2013. A conference call with senior management is scheduled for Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time or 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time. MarketWire

NW Natural Schedules Conference Call to Review Financial Results for YTD and Quarter Ending Sept. 30, 2013
Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE: NWN), dba NW Natural, announced today that it will issue its third quarter earnings release on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, for the three-month and year-to-date period ending Sept. 30, 2013. MarketWire

Brookfield Office Properties Extends Tender Offer for All Outstanding Preferred Shares of MPG Office Trust, Inc.
Brookfield Office Properties Inc. (NYSE: BPO) (TSX: BPO) announced today that DTLA Fund Holding Co. and Brookfield DTLA Fund Properties Holding Inc., both direct wholly owned subsidiaries of the DTLA Fund (defined below), are extending their previously announced cash tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of preferred stock of MPG Office Trust, Inc. (NYSE: MPG) until 5:00 p.m MarketWire

PennantPark Investment Corporation Schedules Earning Release of Fiscal Year 2013 Results
PennantPark Investment Corporation (the "Company") (NASDAQ: PNNT) announced today that it will report results for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2013 on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 after the close of the financial markets. MarketWire

PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. Schedules Earning Release of Fiscal Year 2013 Results
PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: PFLT) announced today that it will report results for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2013 on Thursday, November 14, 2013 after the close of the financial markets. MarketWire

Reference is made to the mandatory offer from Dyer Coriat Holding SL ("DCH") for all the outstanding shares of Camposol Holding Plc at NOK 25 launched on September 24th 2013. Guillermo Lohmann, General Counsel of Camposol Holding Plc, accepted on October 4th2013, DCH's offer for his own shareholding of 20,628 shares GlobeNewswire

SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge: Final result of the offerings
This is a correction of the announcement from 16:13 03.10.2013 CEST.   Reason for the correction: With reference to the notification made regarding the final result of the offerings dated 3 October 2013, a correction is in place with regards to the employee offering.  In the employee offering, SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge received subscriptions for a total of NOK 22.8 million, equaling 1 GlobeNewswire

Teekay Corporation Declares Dividend
Teekay Corporation (Teekay) (NYSE: TK) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend on its common stock of $0.31625 per share, payable on October 31, 2013 to all shareholders of record as at October 16, 2013. MarketWire

Teekay Tankers Ltd. Declares Dividend
Teekay Tankers Ltd. (NYSE: TNK) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a fixed cash dividend of $0.03 per share for the quarter ended September 30, 2013. The cash dividend is payable on October 25, 2013 to all shareholders of record on October 16, 2013. MarketWire

Top Industrial Market News Stories for Last Week of September 2013, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Here are Industrial Info's most-read stories from the past week. Browse other breaking industrial news stories at MarketWire

EdgeWalk at the CN Tower Hosts Wedding of a Lifetime
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 04, 2013) - Toronto's EdgeWalk at the CN Tower, the world's highest hands free walk on a building hosted one of the highest and most unique weddings in the world on September 19, 2013 at 8:20am.  MarketWire

Phoenix Business Journal Ranks Zion & Zion Number One PR Firm, Fourth Year in a Row
For the fourth year in a row, Zion & Zion (@ZIONandZION), one of Arizona's leading social media, online marketing and advertising agencies, has been named the number one "Public Relations Firm" in Arizona by the Phoenix Business Journal. MarketWire

Red Hot Chili Peppers' Flea and Anthony Kiedis to Host Benefit for Silverlake Conservatory of Music
Silverlake Conservatory of Music announced today that its founder, Red Hot Chili Peppers' bassist Flea, and bandmate/front-man Anthony Kiedis will host a benefit for the school on Wednesday, October 30th in Silverlake, CA featuring special performances by Neil Young and Red Hot Chili Peppers MarketWire

Coach Mike Ditka Hosts Monster Sausage Cookout
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - October 04, 2013) -   MarketWire

Day & Zimmermann
In the news release, "Day & Zimmermann Earns NCCER Accreditation," issued earlier today by Day & Zimmermann, we are advised by the company that they have earned candidate status with NCCER, not full accreditation as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC and Former Louisiana Attorney General File Suit Against BlackBerry Limited: Remind Investors With Large Financial Interests of Important December 3, 2013 Deadline - BBRY
Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., announce the commencement of the firm's securities class action lawsuit against BlackBerry Limited ("BlackBerry" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: BBRY) MarketWire

Unilens Vision Announces Stock Repurchase and Director Resignation
Unilens Vision Inc. (OTCQB: UVIC), which develops, licenses, manufactures, distributes and markets specialty contact lenses, today announced that the Company has repurchased 618,522 shares of its common stock, representing approximately 26% of its total shares outstanding, from its largest outside shareholder, Baker Street Capital L.P., for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $3 MarketWire

JT2 Integrated Resources in Compliance as Stated by the City of Oakland's Workers' Compensation Administration Performance Audit
JT2 Integrated Resources, a leading third party workers' compensation claims administration organization in the State of California, today announced that it has been recognized as being compliant within its contract with the City of Oakland as quoted by the "Workers' Compensation Administration Performance Audit MarketWire

Greater Hudson Bank, N.A. Appoints Edward T. Lutz as President and Chief Executive Officer
Greater Hudson Bank, N.A. ("the Bank") (OTCQB: GHDS) announced today the appointment of Edward T. Lutz to the position of president and chief executive officer of the Bank. Mr. Lutz has served as co-vice chairman and member of the Board of Directors of the Bank since 2008. Mr. Lutz was part of the group which recapitalized the Bank MarketWire

Hotel in the Center of Barcelona Celebrates the City's Art, Music and Festivals
Europe, for many people, is synonymous with the notion of culture. From visual masterpieces to cyber sculpture, there's not much you can't find on the Continent. This is especially true of Barcelona, where a national love of pleasure converges with a legacy of creativity MarketWire

Atossa Genetics Conference Call and Webcast Notice
Atossa Genetics Inc. (NASDAQ: ATOS), The Breast Health Company™, will host a conference call at 5:45 pm Eastern Time today to discuss the Company's voluntary recall of its ForeCYTE Breast Health Test; Mammary Aspiration Specimen Cytology Test (MASCT) System, which was announced today at 5:00 pm Eastern Time. MarketWire

Newark Liberty Airport Hotel Package Lets Guests Park Here, Fly There
New Jersey's Newark Liberty International Airport is a hub for domestic and international travel, taking people everywhere from San Francisco to Shanghai. While visiting and exploring new places can be fun and exciting, getting to the airport is often a hassle -- and expensive MarketWire

Charleston Civic Center Hotel Toasts the Event Trends of the Year
When engaged couples or those planning a special event have to worry about whether or not Cousin Barry will wear his tracksuit to the occasion, the last thing they need to fret about is whether or not their centerpieces are trendy enough. And yet it's precisely that level of inspired design (or lack thereof) that will stick with guests long after the ravioli and spanakopita are gone MarketWire

Saia to Announce Third Quarter 2013 Results on October 30, 2013
Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA), a leading multi-regional less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier, truckload brokerage and value-added logistics company announced that it will release its quarterly financial results before the market opens on Wednesday, October 30, 2013. Saia management will host a conference call to discuss the results later that morning at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time. MarketWire

DryShips Announces Launching of ATM Equity Offering
DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS) (the "Company" or "DryShips"), a global provider of marine transportation services for drybulk and petroleum cargoes and through its majority owned subsidiary, Ocean Rig UDW Inc. ("Ocean Rig"), of offshore deepwater drilling services, today announced that it has entered into an Equity Offering Sales Agreement, dated October 4, 2013, with Evercore Group L.L.C MarketWire

Aston Business Solutions Releases Local Marketing Package for Small Businesses
Aston Business Solutions announced today that it will release a local marketing package designed to help small businesses generate new leads and grow their customer base. The acclaimed business-services company believes that this offering will solve crucial challenges and maximize local business success MarketWire

TECHNOLAS(R) TENEO(TM) 317 Excimer Laser Workstation From Bausch + Lomb Technolas Receives CE Mark
Bausch + Lomb, the global eye health company, announced today that its TECHNOLAS® TENEO™ 317 excimer laser workstation received CE mark in the European Union (EU) to treat all types of ametropia (refractive errors) MarketWire

Military Students at Grantham University Will Continue Classes Despite Government Shutdown
Because of the partial shutdown of the federal government, some college funding sources for students have seen an immediate impact, like military tuition assistance. GoArmyEd released a statement on October 1 explaining that due to the lack of a budget to fund the government, "all Soldier accounts in GoArmyEd have been placed on hold and they will not be able to process any new TA requests MarketWire

EMMA(TM) Palm Size Capnograph Earns 2013 EMS World Top Innovation Award
Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that its EMMA™ Capnograph with waveform display earned a prestigious EMS World Top Innovation Award, another accolade for a powerful, portable device, that offers immediate waveform capnography, end-tidal carbon dioxide and respiration rate at your fingertips. MarketWire

FurstPerson to Spotlight Talent Solutions at 16th Annual HR Technology(R) Conference & Expo
WHO: FurstPerson, offering cloud-based talent solutions designed to help companies hire and develop high-performing call center and retail teams WHAT: Will showcase its scientifically based hiring solutions at the 16th Annual HR Technology Conference & Exposition MarketWire

Nexia Submits Legal Opinion to DTCC for Removal of Chill
Nexia Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NXHD), the parent company of Green Endeavors, Inc. (OTCQB: GRNE), announced today that its outside counsel Clyde Snow & Sessions submitted a legal opinion which is designed to clear the DTCC chill. MarketWire

Delsey Reveals Helium X'Pert Lite 2.0
Delsey, creator of feature-rich luggage, reveals their new collection Helium X'Pert Lite 2.0. With a Control Trak™ Spinner Wheels System and a third generation Over Weight Indicator, this sophisticated collection designed for frequent travelers is both durable and functional. MarketWire

Gilbarco Veeder-Root Announces the Launch of Play at the Pump With Partner Linq3
Gilbarco Veeder-Root announces the launch of Play at the Pump in partnership with Linq3. The Play at the Pump application allows consumers to purchase lottery tickets via the dispenser. This new service gives retailers access to would-be lottery players, increasing the lottery sales opportunity among consumers that may not enter the store, and encouraging repeat business. MarketWire

Dhingana Crosses 9 Million Monthly Active Unique Users to Become the Undisputed Indian Music Streaming Leader
Dhingana (, India's leading music streaming service and the largest Indian music streaming service globally, announced today that it has crossed 9 million monthly active unique users around the world. Over 75% of these monthly unique users access Dhingana's 1-million strong song library from their mobiles devices; a 200% growth year-over-year MarketWire

Managed Service Provider Datapipe Named to NJBIZ Fifty Fastest Growing List
Datapipe, a global provider of managed services and infrastructure for outsourced IT and cloud computing, today announced the company has been named one of New Jersey's 50 Fastest Growing Companies in 2013 MarketWire

High Demand for Cher's Dressed to Kill Tour Tickets at
A goodbye is almost never a guaranteed thing in the music industry. Singer Cher knows this well as she heads back out on the road in 2014 for the first time in nine years. Her return to touring is not a problem for fans, as projected demand is high on online ticket marketplace MarketWire

Canadian Indigenous Chiefs and Delegation in London to Mark the Royal Proclamation of 1763
The Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (FSIN) delegation arrived in London today, where they took a day to rest and get oriented to their surroundings. MarketWire

Evans Debuts New High Performance Coolant Label
Evans Cooling Systems, Inc., producer of a unique line of waterless engine coolants, announces the release of its new labels for its High Performance Coolant, previously known as NPG+C. The coolant is available in gallons, drums and totes, and the improved label better serves the constantly changing demands of the automotive industry. MarketWire

Canadian Privacy Commissioner Keynotes Joint M3AAWG-LAP Meeting; Summit Shapes Global Dialogue on Protecting Online Citizens
Featuring a keynote by the Canadian privacy commissioner, the Messaging, Malware and Mobile Anti-Abuse Working Group (M3AAWG) is hosting the London Action Plan (LAP), an international cybersecurity enforcement network, at a collaborative industry summit Oct. 21-24 in Montreal MarketWire

Intergraph(R) CAESAR II(R) Helps L&T Valdel Succeed on Large Project Offshore Mumbai, India
Intergraph has published a new case study that describes how CAESAR II helped L&T Valdel succeed on a turnkey engineering and design project for India's largest offshore process and living quarters, located at the Mumbai High North development. The project for Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd MarketWire

Cadence Announces Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results Webcast
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) MarketWire

B. Braun Forms New Subsidiary in Canada
B. Braun Medical Inc. (B.Braun) announced today that it has formed a new subsidiary company in Canada, which will operate under the name "B. Braun of Canada, Ltd." MarketWire

Daytraders' Favorite "Stock Alerts" 100% Perfect in 2013
Sometimes the biggest mistake a serious investor can make is believing the adage "if it seems too good to be true, it probably is." Investors who shy away from unbelievably unique opportunities because they believe such a ridiculous saying often miss out on making serious money. Not buying shares of Apple in 2003 caused a trader to miss out on a 10,000% profit MarketWire

Popular Daytrading "Stock Alerts" Maintain 100% Perfection in 2013
Sometimes the biggest mistake a serious investor can make is believing the adage "if it seems too good to be true, it probably is." Investors who shy away from unbelievably unique opportunities because they believe such a ridiculous saying often miss out on making serious money. Not buying shares of Apple in 2003 caused a trader to miss out on a 10,000% profit MarketWire

New Partnership Between And CBS Outdoor
news release GlobeNewswire

Reputation Protection: Why Businesses Need Reputation Management Services
JW Maxx Solutions is the leading provider of reputation management solutions, and is revealing the top reasons why businesses need to invest in online reputation protection. GlobeNewswire

SmartCard Global Adoption Greater Than 7 Billion Unit Shipments per Year
SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB: SMME) -- Speaking today from New York, SmartMetric™ Inc. President & CEO Chaya Hendrick said according to a research report published by ABI Research, a provider of analysis and forecasting for global connectivity and emerging technology trends stated in its report released in 2012: MarketWire

WorkForce Software
In the news release, "WorkForce Software's Upcoming Vision 2013 User Conference to Feature Extensive Nuclear Track," issued Thursday, Oct 3, 2013 by WorkForce Software, we are advised by the company that the title for Kevin Choksi should be CEO, not Vice President of Product Strategy, as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows. MarketWire

National Insurance Leaders to Speak at 2013 Insurance Conference in Chicago
Plante Moran, one of the nation's largest certified public accounting and business advisory firms, announced the national speakers who will present at the 2013 Ignite Ideas Insurance Conference. This is the 4th annual insurance industry conference that will be held in Chicago on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 at the University Club. MarketWire

A New Referral Plan Offers Discounts to Patients of Stonehaven Dentists in Utah
In an economy where people only spend money if they absolutely have to, Stonehaven dentists in Utah have come up with a solution that benefits everyone. Their new referral program, ingeniously crafted with their patients' needs in mind, allows current patients to refer friends and family to this top provider of family dental in Salt Lake City and save money for the both of them MarketWire

New Data Presented at 29th ECTRIMS Congress Reinforce the Clinical Profile of Investigational Laquinimod on Disease Progression and Inflammation in Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis
Pooled Data Analysis of Phase III ALLEGRO and BRAVO Studies Add to our Understanding of Investigational Laquinimod for Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (RRMS) GlobeNewswire

Day & Zimmermann Earns NCCER Accreditation
Day & Zimmermann (D&Z), the century-old, family-owned provider of construction and engineering, staffing and defense solutions for leading corporations and governments around the world, has been accredited by the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER). MarketWire

Re-Emerging Europe: European Developed Market Equities Outperformed U.S. Equities by Nearly 7.5% in the Third Quarter, According to Russell Indexes
Stocks in developed European markets outperformed other developed market equities (excluding the U.S.) by about 2% and U.S. equities by nearly 7.5% for the third quarter, according to Russell Indexes. Also, notably, the current valuation for the Russell Developed Europe Index as of September 30th is lower than that of the Russell Developed ex-US Index and the Russell 3000 Index. MarketWire

American Graphite Technologies Inc. Announces Approval for 3D Project Startup
American Graphite Technologies Inc. ("AGIN" or the "Company") (OTCBB: AGIN) and (BERLIN: A8G) (WKN:A1KBDQ/ISIN:US02640K1079) announces receipt of final approval from the Science and Technology Centre Ukraine (STCU) for the startup of its project, dubbed P600. The project was granted live status on October 1, 2013. MarketWire

Ten Million New EPAL Pallets Already Produced
The production of the new EPAL Euro pallets has started successfully. Since the 1st August 2013, the European Pallet Association e. V. (EPAL) has already recorded the production of ten million pallets bearing the EPAL in oval mark on all four corner blocks MarketWire

REORIENT Financial Markets (USA) LLC Receives US Broker-Dealer License
REORIENT Group Limited (HKSE: 376) announces that on September 30, 2013, REORIENT Financial Markets (USA) LLC, a subsidiary of REORIENT Group, received confirmation of its FINRA membership and registration as a broker-dealer in the United States of America. MarketWire

Elance US Employment Report: 50,000 New Jobs Created in September With Number of Freelancers Receiving Paychecks up 50 Percent
Elance, the leading online work marketplace, today released its September U.S. Employment Report which shows 50,000 new freelance jobs were created and more than 32,000 new workers joined the marketplace looking for work. Nearly one-third of the U.S MarketWire

Check Point Software to Announce 2013 Third Quarter Financial Results on October 21, 2013
Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), the worldwide leader in securing the Internet, today announced that it will release its third quarter financial results for the period ending September 30, 2013, on Monday, October 21, 2013, before the U.S. financial markets open MarketWire

Ecotech Institute to Host a Webinar: "Taming the Energy Monster" on Thursday, October 10
On Thursday, October 10, Ecotech Institute will hold a lunchtime webinar, "Tame the Energy Monster: A Focus on Energy Efficiency" that explores what it means to be energy efficient. To truly "tame the energy monster," energy use has to become a state of mind, a lifestyle switch that starts from the moment we wake up MarketWire

Competitive Tech Appoints Conrad F. Mir as New President, CEO & Member of the Board
The Board of Directors of Competitive Technologies, Inc., (OTCQX: CTTC) (CTI), today announced the appointment of Conrad F. Mir as President and chief executive officer, with full responsibility for running the corporation, and as a member of the Board of Directors. Mr MarketWire

Ubiquity Broadcasting Corp. Announces Acquisition of GiftSender(TM)
Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation (OTCQB: UBIQ) announced it has acquired certain assets of the Think Mobile, dba GiftSender™ business, including intellectual property, customer relationships, inventory, etc. in a cash and stock transaction as disclosed in its most recent 8-K SEC filing. MarketWire

Employee Layoff Fears Drop to Lowest Level in Nearly Five Years; Confidence in Job Market & Business Outlook Stabilizes
The Glassdoor Q3 2013 Employment Confidence Survey(1) may be showing signs that employees(2) feel like they won't be forced to head to the unemployment line any time soon. The findings reveal that employees (15 percent) feel less concerned about being laid off in the next six months, a low since Q4 2008 and down seven percentage points since last quarter MarketWire

MetaStat's MetaSite Breast(TM) Diagnostic Assay Predicts Metastasis in Breast Cancer Study
MetaStat Inc. (OTCQB: MTST) ("MetaStat" or the "Company"), a life science company focused on understanding and treating systemic metastasis, today announced that a study of nearly 500 women with breast cancer showed the value of the Company's MetaSite Breast™ test in the prediction of metastatic disease MarketWire

GelTech Announces Appointment of Mr. Neil Reger to Its Board of Directors
GelTech Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: GLTC) (OTCQB: GLTC), creators of FireIce, a revolutionary water enhancing fire suppressant that has the potential to change current firefighting techniques, announces the Board of Directors has appointed Mr. Neil Reger as GelTech's newest board member. MarketWire

K. Michelle Unveils Hugely Anticipated Headline Tour; BET Music Matters Presents "The Rebellious Soul Tour With K. Michelle and Special Guest Sevyn Streeter"; Tour Gets Underway November 4th in San Francisco; Tickets Go on Sale Today, October 4th
Atlantic recording artist K. Michelle has announced early details of her eagerly anticipated winter headline tour. Dubbed "The Rebellious Soul Tour with K. Michelle and Special Guest Sevyn Streeter," the US trek is presented by BET's "Music Matters," the network's influential campaign highlighting the next generation of superstars MarketWire

Marani Brands Announces Company Founder, CEO Margrit Eyraud Redirects Company for Worldwide Distribution of the Ultra- Premium Marani Vodka
Marani Brands, Inc. (OTC Pink: MRIB) announces Company Founder, CEO Margrit Eyraud redirects Company for worldwide distribution of the Ultra- Premium Marani Vodka. MarketWire

ClassOne Announces Record Sales of Semitool SSTs
ClassOne Equipment announced today that its sales of remanufactured Semitool Spray Solvent Tools (SSTs) have reached a new milestone attaining a volume double that of the previous record year. MarketWire

ClassOne Unveils New Drain Block for Semitool(R) SST/SAT Product Line
ClassOne Equipment announced today that it will be displaying its new manifold valve products at Semicon Europa. The new manifold valves are made exclusively for ClassOne Equipment by the world-class manufacturer Gemű, and directly replace the original Semitool drain valve manifolds on Spray Solvent Tools (SST), Spray Acid Tools (SAT) MarketWire

ClassOne Announces Success of Semitool Lift & Rotate Refurbishment Business
ClassOne Equipment announced today that it has achieved rapid growth and success in the sale and refurbishment of Lift & Rotate Assemblies for Semitool® Equinox, LT210, L210C and Raider tools. ClassOne is currently on track to complete its 50th Lift & Rotate refurbishment by the end of this quarter MarketWire

Covanta Announces Trigger of Cash Conversion Right for Holders of Its 3.25% Cash Convertible Senior Notes Due 2014
Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta" or the "Company") today announced that holders of its 3 MarketWire

Explore a Quarter Century in the LatAm Capital Markets With LatinFinance
LatinFinance is celebrating a quarter century in the capital markets of Latin America and the Caribbean. MarketWire

Beamz Interactive, Inc. Announces Compatibility With AirPlay via Apple TV
Beamz Interactive, Inc. (OTCQB: BZIC), an emerging growth technology company specializing in state-of-the-art interactive music products, today announced Beamz compatibility with Apple AirPlay, which allows the Beamz device to stream content from its interactive music software applications to an HDTV and its audio output via Apple TV. MarketWire

Life Fitness Names World's Top Personal Trainer
The top 10 personal trainers in the world gathered on common ground outside of London on Sept. 27 to share their passion for fitness and demonstrate their training skills at the Life Fitness Personal Trainers to Watch competition -- and one trainer emerged the winner MarketWire

The American Hockey League and NeuLion Announce Extended Partnership and Launch of New AHL Live Website
NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), the leading enabler and provider of live and on-demand content to Internet-connected devices, and the American Hockey League today announced a five-year extension of their partnership to deliver all AHL hockey games both live and on-demand through their digital service, AHL Live. Powered by the NeuLion Sports Platform, www.ahllive MarketWire

North American Food and Beverage Industry to See More Than $1 Billion in New Project Activity in September, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Industrial Info has uncovered more than $1 billion in new project activity in the Food and Beverage Industry across North America in September 2013. Individual project values ranged from $500,000 to $70 million, with a total investment value of $1.04 billion. Capital expenditures totaled $1 MarketWire

Global Hedge Fund Assets Near $2.35 Trillion as Big Firms Drive Growth
The growth in global hedge fund assets continued to accelerate during the first half of 2013 on the back of robust fund performance across the industry and new inflows from investors worldwide, according to the latest research from leading global industry information provider HedgeFund Intelligence (HFI). MarketWire

U.S., Canadian Refineries Plan to Increase Project Spending in 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- North American Petroleum Refiners say they plan to spend approximately $26.2 billion on capital and maintenance projects next year, a $1 MarketWire

Coates International, Ltd. Signs Preliminary Agreement With Chinese Government Yesterday to Establish Large Industrial Engine and Generator Manufacturing Plants in China to Mass Produce the Coates CSRV Products; the Total Investment Is Approximately 1,500,000,000 USD
Coates International, Ltd. ("the Company") (OTCQB: COTE) -- There are also two other Chinese companies in this deal of which Coates International, Ltd. already executed letters of intent and confidentiality with. MarketWire

TSgt Noel Fox of Lompoc Receives Scholarship to Grantham University
Grantham University,, has named Technical Sergeant (TSgt) Noel Fox of Lompoc, Cali., as the recipient of the first annual Eugene "Gene" Jewett Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship, valued up to $37,000, covers the cost of tuition, textbooks, software and associated fees for the completion of an undergraduate or graduate degree in Grantham's Mark Skousen School of Business MarketWire

Euclides Technologies Awarded ClickSoftware Implementation Contract for Reliance Protectron
Euclides Technologies, a leader in field service management software solutions, is proud to announce that they have recently signed a contract with Reliance Protectron for ClickSoftware implementation. Reliance Protectron's recent RFP specifically called for a ClickSoftware solution MarketWire

APAC Customer Services, Inc. Adds 50 Positions in Humble, Texas
APAC Customer Services, Inc., a leader in global customer care outsourced services and solutions, announced today that it will add 50 jobs in its Humble, TX service center, effective immediately. The new positions will support a major healthcare client, reflecting APAC Customer Services' continued growth in the healthcare industry. MarketWire

Big Data Primer - Financial Analyst Webcast
Oracle will host an "Executive Access for Investors" educational webcast with corresponding slides Tuesday, October 8, 2013, beginning at 9:00 a.m. PT. MarketWire

The Clorox Company Releases 2013 Annual Report, Continues Progress in Integrated Reporting
The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) launched its fiscal year 2013 integrated annual report, titled "Powerful. Purposeful. Proven." which, for the third year, combines its financial, environmental, social and governance performance. In addition to fiscal year performance, the report includes special sections highlighting Clorox's most recent and future business strategy. MarketWire

MicroTech Names Euris Semiconductor as Exclusive European Sales and Service Representative
Intelligent wet process equipment manufacturer MicroTech has named Euris Semiconductor as their exclusive representative in Europe. With headquarters in Grenoble, France, and offices in Dublin, Ireland, and Dresden, Germany, the nearly 20-year-old company services the following markets: MarketWire

World's Largest Floor Cleaning Franchise Names Master Franchisee of the Year
Chem-Dry, the world's largest carpet, rug and upholstery cleaning franchise, has named Casper Steenkamp of South Africa its Master Franchisee of the Year. MarketWire

NEW YORK - October 4, 2013 - Vringo, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRNG), a company engaged in the innovation, development and monetization of intellectual property and mobile technologies, today provided an update to its shareholders on its recent and near term events. GlobeNewswire

Systemair AB: Holland Heating receives major order for Norwegian Cruise Line Ships from Imtech Marine.
Systemair (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: SYSR) company Holland Heating has received an order for air handling units, worth approximately EUR 5.5 million,  from Imtech Marine, Hamburg for two new ships. GlobeNewswire

Cargotec's January-September 2013 interim report to be published on Thursday, 24 October 2013
CARGOTEC CORPORATION, STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE, 4 OCTOBER 2013 AT 10 A.M. (EEST)   Cargotec Corporation will publish its January-September 2013 interim report on Thursday, 24 October 2013 at 12:30 p.m. EEST. The report will be available at after publication GlobeNewswire

Riverbed Delivers New Enterprise Ready Cloud Storage Appliances
Scalable Solutions Offer Larger Storage Data Sets and Faster Performance GlobeNewswire

Songa Offshore SE : September fleet update
Songa Venus achieved an earnings efficiency of 99% during the month working for Mubadala Petroleum in Malaysia. GlobeNewswire

Omnicare to Report Third-Quarter 2013 Financial Results and Hold Conference Call on Wednesday, October 23, 2013
CINCINNATI, October 4, 2013 - Omnicare, Inc. (NYSE:OCR) will release its financial results for the third-quarter 2013, before the market opens on Wednesday, October 23, 2013. GlobeNewswire

New data show Novartis' Gilenya® reduced brain volume loss by one third and confirm brain volume loss link with disability in MS patients
Novartis International AG /New data show Novartis' Gilenya® reduced brain volume loss by one third and confirm brain volume loss link with disability in MS patients . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Lubrizol : Launches - A New Resource for Information on Motorcycles, their Lubrication Needs and Motorcycle Oils
CLEVELAND, October 4, 2013 - The Lubrizol Corporation announces the launch of a website,, designed as an information hub for oil marketers, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), and anyone who is seeking to know more about the motorcycle market and oils specifically designed for motorcycle engines GlobeNewswire

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