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federation

an association of organizations formed to represent and advance their joint interests. In INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS there are both TRADE UNION federations, for example the Confederation of Shipbuilding and Engineering Unions, and federations of EMPLOYERS' ASSOCIATIONS, for example ENGINEERING EMPLOYERS' FEDERATION.
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Federated Merchandising Group will expand the space it occupies at 11 Penn Plaza from three floors to five, demonstrating along-term commitment to both Vornado and the Penn Plaza District.
In trading on the New York Stock Exchange, Federated was up 87-1/2 cents a share at $33.
23, Macy's South and Federated Systems Group (FSG) will work at the KIPP: South Fulton Academy (Knowledge is Power Program).
This action would represent the first stock split since Federated was listed in its current form on the New York Stock Exchange in February 1992.
A complete list of Federated divestiture stores is posted in the "Federated-May Integration" section of the company's corporate Website - www.
The combination of Central Search with Vivisimo's Clustering Engine will take our existing and future clients into the next generation of federated searching.
HIV/AIDS and Women's Issues are focus areas of the Federated Department Stores Foundation through national and regional grants.
In the second transaction expected to be completed on May 1, 2006, Federated will transfer to Citigroup a Federated receivables portfolio it will repurchase from General Electric Capital Corporation (GECC).
Support from our generous and caring partners like Federated Department Stores will again enable the Red Cross to be there for the long haul," said Bonnie McElveen-Hunter, Chairman, American Red Cross.
This fund had been previously established specifically for employee assistance by The May Department Stores Company, which merged with Federated on Aug.
CHICAGO -- Upon completion of Federated Department Stores, Inc.
Shareholders of Federated and May Company have approved the merger, which is expected to close in the fiscal third quarter of 2005, pending completion of regulatory review.

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