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SCA improves distribution and production structure for tissue on the Iberian Peninsula
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- As a result of the acquisition of the Nisa, Marpo, Panosa and CartoInvest companies, SCA's volumes on the Iberian tissue market have grown to approximately 150,000 tons in 2003. The Spanish market for consumer tissue has shown annual growth of slightly more than 5%, which is expected to be sustained. Today, SCA is the market leader, with a market share of about 35% in consumer tissue. In the retailers' brand (private label) segment, the market share is about 56%. Through a number of structural measures, operations have been concentrated to only four industrial sites on the Iberian Peninsula, of which three in Spain and one in Portugal.
CSC Gets PDA Security from Pointsec
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pointsec Mobile Technologies, a global leader in mobile enterprise security have signed an agreement with Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE:CSC) -- one of the world's largest outsourcing companies, to protect their own and their clients' PDAs with Pointsec's encryption and access control solution. The initial order will be used by CSC staff in Europe and this order has immediately been followed by an order for Pointsec to secure a major healthcare client.
Actelion Announces First Quarter Results 2004
ALLSCHWIL/BASEL, Switzerland, April 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Actelion Ltd (SWX:ATLN) today announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2004. With net revenues of CHF 101.1 million (Q1 2003: CHF 62.7 m) and operating expenses of CHF 81.3 million (Q1 2003: 56.8 m), the company reported an operating profit of CHF 19.8 million (Q1 2003: CHF 5.9 m).
Credit Suisse Group
Credit Suisse Group Releases US GAAP Financial Information
ZURICH, Switzerland, April 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Credit Suisse Group today published US GAAP financial information for 2003 and prior years, as announced at the presentation of its 2003 Swiss GAAP results on February 12, 2004. The US GAAP financial information is now available at: www.credit-suisse.com.