Press Releases

  • Feb 27, 1998
    ANN ARBOR, Mich., Feb. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- UMI, a Bell & Howell company (NYSE: BHW ), today announced that its ProQuest Direct(R) online information system will become part of the Smithsonian Institution's Permanent Research Collection on Information Technology Innovation, housed at the National
  • Feb 20, 1998
    Individual or Group Work to be Recognized ANN ARBOR, Mich., Feb. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Authors of published articles focusing on electronic information technology, information systems, databases, the Internet, the World Wide Web, or the online industry may be eligible for a cash award and
  • Feb 18, 1998
    SKOKIE, Ill., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Bell & Howell Company (NYSE: BHW ) announced that its diluted earnings per share from continuing operations for the fourth quarter 1997 were $.42, excluding the impact of extraordinary items and a special charge. Diluted earnings per share for the full year
  • Feb 09, 1998
    SKOKIE, Ill., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Bell & Howell Company (NYSE: BHW ) announces the appointment of Michael A. Dering as president and chief executive officer of its Durham, North Carolina-based Bell & Howell Mail Processing Systems business, a leading manufacturer and supplier of mail processing
  • Jan 29, 1998
    ANN ARBOR, Mich., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- UMI, a Bell & Howell company (NYSE: BHW ), today announced that it has completed cataloging the entire microform collection of doctoral dissertations and masters theses from the University of Chicago. The collection of 32,000 titles, accumulated during the
  • Jan 12, 1998
    Service and Maintenance to be Provided by Bell & Howell Service Technicians CHICAGO, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Bell & Howell Document Management Products Company (DMPC), a business unit of Bell & Howell Company (NYSE: BHW ), announced they have signed a service and maintenance agreement with
  • Jan 08, 1998
    Animated Homepage One of Many Novel Features Designed to Spur Learning in Grades K-12 ANN ARBOR, Mich., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- UMI, a Bell & Howell company (NYSE: BHW ), today unveiled a "kid friendly" version of its award winning online information system, ProQuest Direct(R).