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2009-07-31 08:31:00

CHICAGO, July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven Summits Research issues PriceWatch Alerts for JNJ, PBR, RTP, JCP, and TIF. Seven Summits Strategic Investments' PriceWatch Alerts are available at http://www.iotogo.com/s/073109B (Note: You may have to copy this link into your browser then press the [ENTER] key.) Today's PriceWatch Alerts cover the following stocks: Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ), Petroleo Brasileiro (NYSE: PBR), Rio Tinto plc (NYSE: RTP), J.

2009-07-15 07:00:00

MONTREAL, July 15 /PRNewswire/ - Alcan Packaging, a business unit of Rio Tinto Alcan, and Procter Gamble (P G) were honoured with a top prize for their Prilosec OTC(R) Pack at the 21st DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation, the industry's first sustainable packaging virtual event. "Alcan Packaging has a long-standing relationship with P G, and this awards is the result of working in partnership to develop more sustainable products that help improve peoples' lives," said Michael Rubenstein,...

2009-06-18 05:18:00

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Rio Tinto today announced that it has entered into a legal services outsourcing agreement with CPA Global that is projected to save Rio Tinto up to 20% annually in legal costs. Under the agreement, CPA Global, one of the world's leading providers of outsourced legal support services, are providing a team of lawyers in India to support Rio Tinto's in-house legal function on a global basis. Initially, the work undertaken by CPA Global...

2009-06-05 11:42:00

CHICAGO, June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Friday's "Sidewinder: Movers" video, hosted by www.ONN.tv's Senior Derivatives Specialist Jared Levy, covers notable price action in the following securities: Hansen Natural Corp. (HANS) Rio Tinto Plc (RTP) Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd.

2009-06-05 02:00:00

MONTREAL, June 5 /PRNewswire/ - Alcan Packaging, a business unit of Rio Tinto Alcan, is launching its global Sustainability Moments(SM) campaign to coincide with World Environment Day celebrations. "This internal campaign is intended to increase awareness and educate employees about sustainability throughout the next year.

2009-06-04 06:00:00

TORONTO, June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Harry Winston Diamond Corporation (TSX: HW, NYSE: HWD) (the "Company") today reported first quarter results for the period ending April 30, 2009.

2009-06-02 08:24:00

MONTREAL, June 2 /PRNewswire/ - Alcan Packaging, a business unit of Rio Tinto Alcan, has been recognised for outstanding achievements in printing and graphics by both the Packaging and Label Gravure Association Global (PLGA) and the Packaging Association of Canada (PAC). "Alcan Packaging's creative and dedicated technical experts continue to deliver valuable services to our customers, and to offer bright, original and attractive packaging," said Jean-Christophe Deslarzes, President and CEO,...

2009-04-29 07:00:00

MONTREAL, April 29 /PRNewswire/ - Rio Tinto Alcan and Sohar Aluminium have now reached full production at their joint venture facility in the Sultanate of Oman.

2009-04-02 15:30:00

TORONTO, April 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Harry Winston Diamond Corporation (TSX: HW, NYSE: HWD) today reported fourth quarter and annual results for the period ending January 31, 2009.

2009-03-18 09:00:00

MONTREAL, March 18 /PRNewswire/ - Alcan Cable, part of Alcan Engineered Products - a business unit of Rio Tinto Alcan - introduces the new Adjust-to-Fit(TM) line of adjustable wall and floor brackets for its MODEX(TM) brand of modular wiring systems. "Ease of installation and being able to adapt to job site changes are common concerns for our customers.

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