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Teleca and C.N.S Systems Sign Framework Agreement
MALMO, Sweden, Sept. 4, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Teleca has signed an exclusive framework agreement with C.N.S. Systems, a key developer of communications, navigation and surveillance systems for the commercial aviation, merchant marine and the land market.
DFDS Transport Expands the Use of ReadSoft's Software
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 4, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Danish Transportation Company DFDS Transport has used ReadSoft's software FORMS for several years to automate the handling of consignment notes. Now DFDS accelerates their automatic document capture strategy by implementing ReadSoft's INVOICES technology to automatically process their invoices. The order value is 400,000 USD.
Sapa: Large Order from Ikea
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 4, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sapa Profiler AB has been awarded a large order for manufactured aluminium profiles from the furniture giant Ikea. The order has an estimated value of MSEK 40-50, and is a continuation of a long-term cooperation between Ikea and Sapa.
Aventis Pharmaceuticals Makes Milestone Payment to Astex
CAMBRIDGE, U.K., Sept. 4, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Astex Technology, the structure-based drug discovery company, today announced that it has received the first milestone payment from Aventis Pharmaceuticals, as part of a structural biology research agreement focused on solving novel human cytochrome P450 crystal structures. This initial milestone payment is related to Astex's previously reported determination of the first 3-dimensional structure of a human cytochrome P450 enzyme.
Orkla Chemicals Acquires Atisholz
OSLO, Norway, Sept. 4, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Orkla's chemicals area Borregaard acquires the Swiss cellulose company Atisholz for CHF 130 million (approximately NOK 650 million), free of liabilities. The acquisition, which is in line with Borregaard's strategic plan to concentrate its activities on global niche markets, will be financed over time through the divestment of other businesses.
Intentia Scores Success in the Retail Sector
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 4, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Intentia International AB (publ.) (Stockholm:INTb), a global provider of collaboration and enterprise software and services, said that retailers are finding tremendous value in its collaborative solutions. The Movex suite of collaborative applications enables companies in the retail industry to reap the benefits of aggressive retail merchandising strategies by getting closer to customers' demands and revolutionizing their inventory and supply chain management.
Snowfield Development Corp
Snowfield Options Major Diamond Property in NWT and Completes Second Airborne Survey
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 3, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Snowfield Development Corp. (Snowfield) (TSX Venture Exchange:SNO) is pleased to announce that it has executed a Letter of Intent Agreement with Mr. David Smith of Yellowknife, N.W.T. whereby Snowfield can earn an 80% interest in the Drybones #4 & #5; Beck #1, #3, #4, & #6; Habanero; Faya and Pyrope Mineral Claims ("New Claim Area") located in the South Mining District of the Northwest Territories approximately 50 kilometers south-east of Yellowknife. This "New Claim Area" is contiguous to the east of the Drybones Bay diamondiferous kimberlite pipe optioned from David Smith by New Shoshoni Ventures Ltd. This latest acquisition brings Snowfields total land position in the Drybones area to approximately 22,000 acres (see Map 1)