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Bravo Sports Completes Acquisition Of Variflex

October 26, 2004

MOORPARK, Calif., and CYPRESS, Calif., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Variflex, Inc. (Nasdaq: VFLX), a leading provider of recreational consumer products, and Bravo Sports, a privately held leading global manufacturer and marketer of branded and OEM hard goods, components and accessories …

FATS Announces New Financing Arrangements That Reduce Debt, Cut Interest Charges and Provide Additional Liquidity for Growth

September 30, 2004

ATLANTA, September 30, 2004–Firearms Training Systems, Inc. (OTC: FATS) today announced it has executed a $42 million revolving credit and term loan agreement that will significantly reduce the debt previously shown in the companys financial statements. In addition, FATS was …

Variflex to Combine with Bravo Sports in Cash Merger

August 27, 2004

MOORPARK, California and CYPRESS, California August 27, 2004 Variflex, Inc. (Nasdaq: VFLX), a leading provider of recreational consumer products, and Bravo Sports, a privately held leading global manufacturer and marketer of branded and OEM hard goods, components and accessories for …

Garden Fresh Completes $16.35 Per Share Merger

March 10, 2004

LOS ANGELES, CA, March 10, 2004 Centre Partners Management LLC and certain of its affiliated entities today completed the acquisition of Garden Fresh Restaurant Corp. (formerly NASDAQ:LTUS). Centre Partners is a leading middle market private equity firm, with offices in …

Bumble Bee Seafoods to Combine with Connors Bros. Income Fund U.S.$385 Million Transaction Creates North Americas Largest Branded Seafood Company

February 11, 2004

SAN DIEGO, CA, February 11, 2004 Bumble Bee Holdings, L.P. announced today that it has entered into a transaction agreement to combine with Connors Bros. Income Fund (TSX: CBF.UN). The transaction will create the largest branded seafood company in North …