Business News Archive - October 02, 2009

STRATHAM, N.H., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Timberland Company today announced a partnership with globally renowned Grammy Award-winning musician, humanitarian, and Goodwill Ambassador to Haiti, Wyclef Jean.

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cavitation Technologies, Inc.

DETROIT, Michigan, October 2 /PRNewswire/ -- So-called normal sales of new cars in the USA won't return until 2012, a conference in Detroit heard this week.

HOUSTON, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quanta Services, Inc. (NYSE: PWR) today announced the closing on Oct. 1, 2009 of the acquisition of Price Gregory Services, Incorporated, a leading transmission pipeline infrastructure service provider.

JACKSON, Mich., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of Energy Awareness Month, Consumers Energy employees are visiting schools throughout Michigan, as well as conducting strategic recruiting at several state colleges and universities.

NEW YORK, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Business Intelligence Associates, Inc. (BIA), an information management industry leader, today released "The Role of ISO 9000 in Document Review".

FORT WORTH, Texas, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Airlines and the Something mAAgic Foundation(®) are joining with A Special Wish Foundation Inc.(®), The Dream Factory Inc.(®) and the Make-A-Wish Foundation(®) to grant children their fondest wishes with a trip to Orlando, Fla.

IRVING, Texas, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: EFJI) announced today that it has received orders totaling $1.7 million from a large state transportation department to provide its award-winning ES Series of Project 25 compliant mobile radios and accessories.

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The "Clean Energy Jobs and American Power Act" introduced by Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and John Kerry (D-MA) favors corporate interests over our national interest, says the Free Enterprise Project of the National Center for Public Policy Research.

Word of the Day
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.