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  • 7-Eleven Inc. reported that its third quarter net earnings rose to $44.8 million, from $25.9 million during the same period a year ago. Revenue was $3.3 billion, up 10.8 percent from the year-ago's $2.9 million. US same store sales were up 4.2 percent.

  • Adolph Coors Company reported third quarter consolidated net sales of $1.10 billion, a 5.3 percent increase from third quarter 2003. Third quarter operating income was $103.9 million, down 5.0 percent from the same period a year ago. Consolidated third quarter 2004 net income was $64.1 million, up 4.4 percent from third quarter 2003.

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