Business News Archive - October 16, 2007

ZURICH, Switzerland, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- easyJet, Europe's leading low-fare airline, has signed a multiple-year contract with Gate Gourmet Group, the global airline catering, hospitality and logistics provider, to manage onboard retail across the carrier's network.

Hemisphere Gold Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HPGI), a gold exploration, property acquisition and mining development company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Dennis LaPoint as Vice President of Exploration. Dr.

ConEdison Solutions, one of the country's leading energy services companies, has expanded its presence in the Northeast by announcing it will now serve residential customers in Pike County, Pennsylvania, the state's fastest-growing county.

HONEY BROOK, Pa., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Colorado-based Pinon, LLC announced today the acquisition of the assets of the Neopart business from its former parent, Neoplan USA Corporation. Neopart will operate as a stand-alone company led by its current President, Phil Gendall.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.