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2014-04-16 16:32:28

PHILADELPHIA, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCK) today announced its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. First Quarter Highlights -- Mivisa acquisition approved by European Commission -- Income per diluted share $0.17; Before Certain Items $0.57, an increase of 14% -- Global beverage can volumes grew 6%, driven by strong growth in Brazil and Asia Pacific Net sales in the first quarter grew to $1,993...

2014-04-16 16:32:17

RICHMOND, Va., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV), the leading global leaf tobacco supplier, announced today that it has entered the fruit and vegetable food ingredients market through its new subsidiary, Carolina Innovative Food Ingredients, Inc. The new business will utilize advanced technology to produce high quality food grade dehydrated and juiced fruit and vegetable products. Initially the business will focus upon value added ingredients derived...

2014-04-16 16:32:13

THOMAS P. JOYCE, JR. TO SUCCEED H. LAWRENCE CULP, JR. AS PRESIDENT AND CEO IN MARCH 2015 WASHINGTON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) today announced that Executive Vice President Thomas P. Joyce, Jr. will succeed H. Lawrence Culp, Jr. as President and Chief Executive Officer upon Mr. Culp's retirement on March 1, 2015. Mr. Culp will continue at Danaher in an advisory role into the first quarter of 2016. Steven M. Rales, Chairman of the Danaher Board...

2014-04-16 16:32:09

WASHINGTON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) today announced results for the first quarter of 2014. Net earnings for the quarter ended March 28, 2014 were $579.7 million, or $0.81 per share on a diluted basis, an 8% increase over first quarter 2013 non-GAAP adjusted diluted net earnings per share of $0.75. Sales for the first quarter of 2014 were $4.7 billion, 5% higher than the $4.4 billion reported for the first quarter of 2013. Core revenues...

2014-04-16 16:32:03

TICKER SYMBOL: IFX MONTREAL, April 16, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Imaflex Inc. (TSXV: IFX) announces results for the year ended December 31, 2013. (unaudited) Year 2013 Year 2012 (CDN $ thousands, except per share amounts) Q4 2013 Q4 2012 ----------- ------- ------- Sales 13,866 12,092 56,052 47,269 ----- ------...

2014-04-16 16:30:05

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- High manufacturer pricing for most branded diabetic testing products and the recent reduction in insurance reimbursement rates have coupled to reduce retailer and provider margins. To provide retailers serving the more than 25 million Americans with diabetes with a new solution, UniStrip Technologies introduces its first generic blood glucose test strip for use in LifeScan's® OneTouch® Ultra family of meters. Developed and tested...

2014-04-16 16:29:17

TREVOSE, Pa., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Advertising Specialty Institute(® )(ASI) today released its annual sales analysis for the promotional products industry, showing total sales of $20.5 billion for 2013, up 5.3% from 2012, with continued strong sales forecast throughout 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140416/75763 Leading research firm eMarketer's estimates for media spend by category suggests total distributor sales of $20.5 billion puts...

2014-04-16 16:26:01

- "Budweiser Made In America" Returns to Philadelphia for Third Consecutive Year at Benjamin Franklin Parkway - LOS ANGELES, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shawn "JAY Z" Carter, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Live Nation CEO Michael Rapino, Budweiser and United Way of Greater Los Angeles are bringing the spirit of "Budweiser Made In America," to Los Angeles during the 2014 Labor Day weekend. The two-day music festival began in Philadelphia on Labor Day weekend 2012 to benefit...

2014-04-16 16:25:28

SYDNEY, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Campaign Monitor, a global leader in SaaS-based email marketing and design solutions, today announced that Insight Venture Partners has invested US$250 million in the company. Founded in 2004, Campaign Monitor has been profitable every quarter since launch, with sales consistently growing at solid double digits annually for the last decade. This is the company's first round of funding and will support continued product innovation and accelerated...

2014-04-16 16:24:04

BATON ROUGE, La., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First quarter 2014 highlights: -- Earnings of $76.7 million, or $0.96 per share, excluding special and non-operating items. -- Net sales of $656.7 million and EBITDA margin, excluding special and non-operating items, of 21 percent. -- Cash flow from operations of $149 million, an increase of 51% from 1st quarter of 2013. -- Initiated reduction of high cost aluminum alkyls supply capacity. --...


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