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Oct 04, 2010, 09:30 ET
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Briggs and Riley Announces 40th Anniversary of Wheeled Luggage

Briggs & Riley deserves the honor of easing the pain of bad backs, helping marital relationships and allowing people to travel more smoothly,...

Sep 17, 2010, 09:30 ET

Investor Group Requests Immediate Meeting to Discuss $3.50 Per Share Acquisition Proposal for WPCS International

An investor group composed of Riley Investment Management LLC, certain of its affiliates and Lloyd I. Miller today announced that it delivered a...

Jul 20, 2010, 12:41 ET

Riley Solutions Inc. Selected for Competitive Role in DARPA Armored Vehicle Challenge 2010

A new hybrid armor will undergo the most demanding and stringent testing by the Defense Advanced Research Program Agency (DARPA) in Ballston, VA in...

Jan 21, 2010, 11:00 ET
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Briggs & Riley Travelware Introduces BRX, a Luggage Collection for Adventure Travelers

Briggs & Riley Travelware, the favored brand of business and leisure travelers, is pleased to announce the launch of BRX, a high-performance...

Dec 21, 2009, 08:00 ET

Bloomingdale's and Briggs & Riley Announce the Launch of Briggs & Riley at Bloomingdale's Stores

Retail legend Bloomingdale's announces that it has begun distribution of Briggs & Riley Travelware in select stores nationwide. This marks...

Oct 19, 2009, 14:12 ET

Riley Performance Motorcars' First Shelby GT500SE Super Snake Impresses the Crowd and Sells for $330,000 at the Barrett-Jackson, Las Vegas Auction!

Riley Performance Motorcars is proud to announce that the first Shelby GT500SE built by the team was showcased and sold at the Barrett...

Dec 14, 2007, 00:00 ET

Briggs & Riley Reports That More Travelers Focus on Health and Sanitation This Holiday Season

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Briggs & Riley Travelware, a leader in innovative, high quality luggage, reports that a growing...

Sep 24, 2007, 01:00 ET

Pack Like a Pro! Briggs & Riley Offers Top Tips and Tricks From Seasoned Travelers

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Ask any seasoned travel pro and they'll tell you: a successful trip starts at home with smart packing!...

May 09, 2007, 01:00 ET

David Dukes Elected President of Lawyers for Civil Justice

COLUMBIA, S.C., May 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lawyers for Civil Justice on Tuesday elected David Dukes, managing partner of Nelson Mullins...

Jan 18, 2007, 00:00 ET

Riley Investment Management Announces Immediate Termination of Partial Tender Offer

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the announcement by NetManage (Nasdaq: NETM) that it has received a proposal to be acquired...

Jan 06, 2007, 00:00 ET

Riley Investment Management LLC Opposes Current Northwest Proposal for Mesaba Airlines, a Subsidiary of MAIR Holdings, Inc.

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Riley Investment Management LLC released the following statement opposing Northwest Airlines' proposal for...

Dec 20, 2006, 00:00 ET

Riley Investment Management Announces Commencement of Partial Cash Tender Offer for NetManage, Inc.

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Riley Investment Management LLC ("RIM") announced that Riley Acquisition LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of...

Dec 07, 2006, 00:00 ET

Riley Investment Management Announces Board Nominees and Plans for Partial Tender Offer

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Riley Investment Management LLC ("RIM") announced that it proposes to nominate Mr. Bryant Riley and Mr....

Nov 21, 2006, 00:00 ET

Riley Investment Management, L.L.C. and Zeff Capital Partners, L.P. Announce Termination of NetManage Acquisition Proposal

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Riley Investment Management and Zeff Capital Partners' second offer to acquire NetManage, Inc. expired on...

Nov 13, 2006, 00:00 ET

Eli Lilly and Company Foundation To Fund World-Class Diabetes Treatment and Care Program at Riley Hospital for Children

INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Riley Children's Foundation today announced that it has received a $10 million gift from the...

Aug 31, 2006, 01:00 ET

Riley Investment Management and Zeff Capital Partners Propose to Acquire Outstanding Shares of NetManage, Inc. for $5.25 per Share in Cash

LOS ANGELES and SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Riley Investment Management LLC and Zeff Capital Partners, L.P. announced a proposal to...

Aug 30, 2006, 01:00 ET

Bryant Riley and Mel Keating to Join Integrated Silicon Solution Board

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Riley Investment Management LLC announced that an agreement was reached with Integrated Silicon Solution,...

Aug 15, 2006, 01:00 ET

Independent Shareholder Calls for New Board of Directors of Integrated Silicon Solution, Inc.

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- SACC Partners LP, along with Bryant Riley, B. Riley & Co., Inc. and its affiliates, called for a...

Nov 21, 2005, 00:00 ET

B. Riley & Co., SACC Partners and Robert Lee Propose to Acquire All Outstanding Shares of National R.V. Holdings, Inc. for $6.25 Per Share in Cash

PERRIS, Calif., Nov. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Riley & Co., SACC Partners and Robert B. Lee today announced that they have made an offer to the...

Sep 28, 2005, 01:00 ET

B. Riley & Co. Shareholder Proposals Introduced at Selectica Annual Meeting

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Riley & Co., Inc. introduced three proposals designed to improve the accountability of Selectica,...