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2011-08-18 15:30:00

WARSAW, Ind., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE: SMA), a leading global source of innovative medical device solutions, including orthopedic implants, surgical instruments, and sterilization cases and trays, announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Olsen Medical. Olsen Medical is a privately-held, world leader in the design, development and manufacturing of electrosurgical instruments and accessories. It manufactures a full line...

2011-08-03 17:38:00

WARSAW, Ind., Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE: SMA), a leading global source of innovative medical device solutions, including orthopedic implants, surgical instruments, and sterilization cases and trays, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Olsen Medical, a privately-held, world leader in the design, development and manufacturing of electrosurgical instruments and accessories. Under the terms of the asset purchase agreement,...

2011-06-29 16:00:00

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hub Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: HUBG) will hold a conference call at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, July 27, 2011 to discuss its second quarter 2011 results. The results will be announced via press release prior to the call on July 27, after the market closes. Hosting the conference call will be David P. Yeager, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Terri A. Pizzuto, Executive Vice-President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer....

2011-04-18 08:00:00

WARSAW, Ind., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE: SMA), a leading independent provider of products to the global orthopaedic device industry and other medical markets, announced today that it will release first quarter 2011 financial results for the period ending April 2, 2011 before the market opens on Thursday, May 5, 2011. Symmetry Medical will host an accompanying conference call at 8:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, May 5, 2011. A live Web cast of the conference call...

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2011-04-04 11:38:32

A new way of understanding the structure of proteins, polymers, minerals, and engineered materials will be published in the May 2011 issue of the journal Nature Materials. The discovery by two Penn State University researchers is a new type of symmetry in the structure of materials, which the researchers say greatly expands the possibilities for discovering or designing materials with desired properties. The research is expected to have broad relevance in many development efforts involving...

2011-02-17 08:00:00

WARSAW, Ind., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE: SMA), a leading independent provider of products to the global orthopaedic device industry and other medical markets, announced today preliminary unaudited revenue for the full year ended January 1, 2011. Symmetry anticipates full year 2010 revenue of approximately $361 million, in line with previously issued guidance of $360 to $364 million. For the full year 2011, the Company issued revenue guidance of $363 to...

2011-02-05 00:00:43

New, no-cost website helps salespeople create and maintain their own industry-specific networking group Midlothian, VA (PRWEB) February 4, 2011 RadReferral, a Dexios Corporation company, will launch http://www.radreferral.com this Friday. This free, professional, interactive, networking site will help niche salespeople create and maintain their own sales networks. The new concept is tailored to US sales professionals who work within one industry niche over large geographical areas. As...

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2010-12-21 08:03:19

By Lynn Yarris, Berkeley Lab Möbius symmetry, the topological phenomenon that yields a half-twisted strip with two surfaces but only one side, has been a source of fascination since its discovery in 1858 by German mathematician August Möbius. As artist M.C. Escher so vividly demonstrated in his "parade of ants," it is possible to traverse the "inside" and "outside" surfaces of a Möbius strip without crossing over an edge. For years, scientists have been searching for an example...

2010-11-23 10:05:00

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Nov. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hub Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: HUBG) announced today it will participate in the RBC Capital Markets' Transportation and Industrials Conference on December 2, 2010. Mark A. Yeager, Vice Chairman, President and Chief Operating Officer and Terri A. Pizzuto, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer will present a business overview and highlights of Hub's third quarter results. Hub's presentation will be at...


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