Stocks In News: Alliant Techsystems Inc. (NYSE:ATK), LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:LF), RiceBran Technologies (NASDAQ:RIBT)
Dallas, Texas, 09/24/2014 (ustrademedia) – Alliant Techsystems Inc. (NYSE:ATK) has provided the U.S. Air Force a locally-made commercial solid rocket solution, replacing the RD-180 Russian-made engine of ULA (United Launch Alliance)’s Atlas V launch vehicle. President of the company’s Aerospace Group, Blake Larson expressed that ATK’s solid rocket solution offers a reliable, cost-effective solution based on advanced technology. Innovative design improvement, with the development of new technologies, allows for increased reliability and performance while ensure affordability. ATK has integrated those new technologies in its solid rocket motors over the past several years. The company is continuously integrating new technologies to provide low-cost solutions to commercial customers.
LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:LF) announced that its LeapTV™ and LeapBand™ have been recognized as two of the hottest technology products for kids in 2014 by The Toy Insider. Laurie Schacht, Chief Toy Officer at The Toy Insider, mentioned that hundreds of technology products are tested throughout the year and we have identified and listed best of the best in our Top Tech 12. The Toy Insider editorial team also unanimously agrees that LeapFrog’s two amazing innovations will top many children’s holiday wish lists. The Toy Insider holiday guide is used by many parents to decide the best gifts and toys for kids.
RiceBran Technologies (NASDAQ:RIBT) announced completion of the development of a series of finished products derived from rice bran. These products are specifically developed for personal care and nutria-cosmetics markets. The company developed rice bran oil at its facility in Pelotas, Brazil and personal care and initial cosmetics products at its U.S. Segment plants. The series of new products include anti-aging serum, hand and skin creams, moisturizers, exfoliants and other treatments. The RiceBran Technologies (NASDAQ:RIBT)’s Healthy Natural team carries significant experience of more than two decades in developing and manufacturing natural products-based personal care products and cosmetics. The company plans to sell the new products on a business-to-business basis.