latest news releases from the newsroom
BOWE SYSTEC AG
BOWE SYSTEC to Acquire Majority in North America
AUGSBURG, Germany, Aug. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- BOWE SYSTEC AG reached an agreement with its North American co-partners at BOWE Bell & Howell, USA, with which the company has had a joint 50% holding up till now, according to which BOWE SYSTEC can increase its share of BOWE Bell & Howell to 60% at the beginning of 2005. The remaining shares held by the outside shareholders are to be acquired in annual tranches of 10%.
H & M Hennes & Mauritz
H&M to Open Stores in Ireland
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB has signed a contract for the first store in Ireland. The store, which will open in March 2005, will be situated in a shopping centre in Dundrum outside Dublin.
Numico -- video interviews with CEO and CFO
Zoetermeer, The Netherlands, Aug. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Numico -- second quarter and first half results. Indepth interviews available now on www.cantos.com with Jan Bennink, President and Chief Executive and Jean-Marc Huet, Chief Financial Officer
Interroll Holding AG
First-Half Results 2004 Confirm Incisive Strategy of Interroll
SANT'ANTONINO, Switzerland, Aug. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Interroll Group, a worldwide leading supplier of conveyor components and subsystems for unit load handling, looks back on a successful first half of 2004: Total Output grows, Net Profit is up by almost 50%, and margins remain high in spite of precarious situation in global steel market.