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2011-05-23 15:01:00

HARBIN, China, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Linen Textile Industry, Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: CTXIF) ("China Linen" or the "Company"), one of China's leading linen fabric and linen yarn producers and exporters, today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2011. Q1 2011 revenues increased 79% to $15.8 million. Q1 2011 gross profit increased 109% to $5.7 million, gross margin up 507 basis points to 36.0% Q1 2011 net income increased 50% to $3.2...

2011-05-19 15:20:00

LANXI COUNTY, China, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Linen Textile Industry, Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: CTXIF) ("China Linen" or the "Company"), one of China's leading linen fabric and linen yarn producers and exporters, today announced that it will hold its first quarter 2011 financial results conference call at 4:30 pm ET on Monday, May 23, 2011. The Company anticipates releasing its financial results after the market close on May 23, 2011. To attend the call, please use the...

2011-04-14 13:09:00

PORTLAND, OR, April 14 /PRNewswire/ - Naturally Advanced Technologies Inc. (NAT) (OTCBB: NADVF) (TSXV: NAT) today announced that it has entered into a short term CRAiLAR® Flax fiber development agreement with Levi Strauss & Co. beginning in April 2011 to support evaluation of processing CRAiLAR flax fiber in woven casual apparel products, specifically denim and non-denim, bottom and top weight fabrics. "Levi's and Dockers are the quintessential denim and casual...

2011-04-14 07:00:00

LANXI COUNTY, China, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Linen Textile Industry, Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: CTXFD) ("China Linen" or the "Company"), one of China's pure linen yarn and fabric producers and exporters , today announced that the Company received a National Excellent Enterprise Award at the annual meeting of the China Linen Industry Association held in March in Changsha, Hunan province. Mr. Gao Ren, Chairman and CEO of China Linen, was elected Vice President of the China...

2011-03-30 12:29:00

PORTLAND, OR, March 30 /PRNewswire/ - Naturally Advanced Technologies Inc. (NAT) (OTCBB: NADVF) (TSXV: NAT) today announced that it has entered into a short term CRAiLAR® Flax fiber supply agreement with Georgia-Pacific LLC (GP) starting in April 2011 to support evaluation of processing CRAiLAR flax fiber in formed materials. The companies recently completed product-forming trials using CRAiLAR flax fibers, and the supply agreement allows for GP to purchase CRAiLAR...

2011-03-22 16:39:00

LANXI COUNTY, China, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Linen Textile Industry, Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: CTXIF) ("China Linen" or the "Company"), a China-based company engaged in the production and sale of linen yarn and various types of linen fabric, today announced that it will release its fourth quarter and full year 2010 financial results on Monday, April 4, 2011after the market closes. In conjunction, the Company will host a conference call to discuss these results....

2011-03-17 17:26:00

PORTLAND, OR, March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Naturally Advanced Technologies Inc. (NAT) (OTCBB: NADVF) (TSXV: NAT) has agreed to a ten-year CRAiLAR(R) fiber supply agreement with Hanesbrands Inc. that will commercialize NAT's proprietary fibers. Terms of the agreement were undisclosed. This represents NAT's initial commercialization agreement for CRAiLAR and establishes the foundation for continued adoption of its proprietary flax-based fiber. The all-natural CRAiLAR process is...

2011-01-20 05:00:00

Company Now Has the Capacity to Ship CRAiLAR Flax Fiber from its Kingstree Facility by March 2011 PORTLAND, OR, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ - Naturally Advanced Technologies (OTCBB: NADVF, TSXV: NAT) CEO Ken Barker announced yesterday at the Texworld 2011 Conference in New York that the company is prepared to begin shipping initial orders of CRAiLAR(R) Flax Fiber from its Kingstree, SC, facility as early as March of this year and has developed the capacity to rapidly increase production...

2011-01-18 05:00:00

CRADA Trials Underway in South Carolina to Produce Raw Material for the Apparel Industry's First Sustainable, Commercially Viable Complement to Cotton PORTLAND, OR, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ - Naturally Advanced Technologies Inc. (OTCBB:  NADVF, TSXV: NAT), the developers of the patented CRAiLAR(R) fiber process, announced today that it has joined forces with Hanesbrands Inc. and the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS) in a cooperative research...

2010-12-22 07:51:00

LANXI COUNTY, China, Dec. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Linen Textile Industry, Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: CTXIF) ("China Linen" or the "Company"), a China-based producer of linen yarn and fabric, today announced that on December 20, 2010, the Company commenced operations at its new linen yarn dyeing facility. China Linen completed construction and equipment testing of the new dyeing facility on Dec. 21, 2010. The facility is located in Lanxi County, Heilongjiang province,...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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