Business News Archive - July 01, 2009

DAMASCUS, Md., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Syndication Inc., (Pink Sheets: SYNJ), reports that on April 3rd, 2009 McCutcheon Marshall Jr., President and Chairman of the Board for Pinnacle Energy Inc., the wholly owned energy subsidiary of Syndication Inc., executed a Territory and Purchase Agreement with Methes Energies Canada Inc.

DUSSELDORF, Germany, July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gerresheimer AG, a leading manu­facturer of glass and plastic products for the pharma & life science industry, has sold its Technical Plastics operations, which are not part of the MDAX company's core business, to the FBH Group, Bad Soden, Germany.

PHOENIX, July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- U-Haul, North America's largest propane-refilling network, has added new U-Haul Fast Pay-at-the-Pump machines to many of its locations across North America.

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The use of power rental equipment is becoming increasingly important in sub-Saharan Africa to alleviate the current electricity crisis affecting the region.

Redesigned Chevrolet Camaro, Ford Fusion, Volkswagen Jetta, Lexus RX350 Jump into Top 20 for 2009 IRVINE, Calif., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Kelley Blue Book, www.kbb.com, the leading provider of new car and used car information, today announces the results of the latest analysis by Kelley Blue Book Market Intelligence of the top 20 most-researched new-vehicles for the first half of 2009.

DARIEN, Ill., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Packing up the family car for a summer trip? Results from research by Insure.com, Inc. (Nasdaq: NSUR) reveal the most and least expensive SUVs and minivans to insure.

BROOMFIELD, Colo., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement with Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) to acquire certain of AB InBev's beverage can manufacturing assets. Ball will acquire four of AB InBev's plants in the U.S.

ABU DHABI, UAE, July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Key representatives from the custom, tuning and motorsports industry met with organisers United Business Media in the Dubai Westin Mina Seyahi hotel on the 22nd of June to discuss Barbican TURBO and how it can best serve the industry.

WARRENVILLE, Ill., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, BP Products North America Inc.

NEW YORK, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael D'Antuono, the artist who created an uproar with his controversial painting "The Truth" on President Obama's 100th day in office will be unveiling two new pieces on July 4, 2009.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'