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Neoware Technology Group Introduces Server-Based Computing Technology Forum
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., April 10, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Neoware Systems (Nasdaq:NWRE), the leading supplier of award-winning software, services, and solutions for the Appliance Computing market, today announced that Neoware Technology Group, its Consulting and Professional Services subsidiary, will hold a Server-Based Computing Technology Forum on Wednesday, April 17, 2002 in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania.
Addtech Group Acquires Bergstrom Instrument
SOLNA, Sweden, April 10, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tekno Optik AB, a unit of business area Addtech Component Systems, has concluded an agreement to acquire the business in Bergstrom Instrument AB. Tekno Optik already has a strong position in the area of optical solutions for industrial customers. With this acquisition, that position is further strengthened.
Gunnebo Signs MSEK 20 Contract with AB Storstockholms Lokaltrafik for Newly Developed Station Entrance Gates
GOTEBORG, Sweden, April 10, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Gunnebo Entrance Control AB has signed a general agreement with the City of Stockholm's local public transport company (SL) to supply "Gate 2000" entrance gates. These newly developed entrance gates will initially replace the old turnstiles in Stockholm's central subway stations and major interchange stations. 50 new gates worth approximately MSEK 5 will be installed this year, and SL has an option to buy another 150 gates.
Melody Interactive Solutions
Mobilehits Acquires Melody
STOCHOLM, Sweden, April 10, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mobilehits has signed an agreement for the acquisition of Melody Interactive Solutions. The purchase of Melody, which is active in mobile Internet, gives Mobilehits access to Melody's proprietary products and financial resources for continued expansion into new markets.
Pricer's Rights Issue Subscribed in Full
UPPSALA, Sweden, April 10, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pricer's new share issue with right of preference was subscribed in full. The Company is raising SEK 109.7M before issue and guarantee costs. In the new share issue approximately SEK 44.1M has been subscribed with right of preference and approximately SEK 21.7M with the support of guarantees from the shareholders Sagri Development AB and Purpose AB as described in the Prospectus.
AerotechTelub Supplies the National Swedish Power Grid with Optical Transmission Equipment
LINKOPING, Sweden, April 10, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- AerotechTelub Contracting AB is, since the beginning of the year, the system supplier of optical transmission equipment to the National Swedish Power Grid. AerotechTelub's contract comprises some 40 plants during 2002 as well as additional numbers of plants during the years 2003-2006. In addition to the supply of equipment from, among others, Marconi, the assignment also includes installation, commissioning and plant documentation.
Finland Post Corporation to Outsource Its Credit Management Unit to Intrum Justitia
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 10, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Finland Post Corporation will outsource its collection and credit management activities to Intrum Justitia Finland. Finland Post Corporation and Intrum Justitia are also expanding their cooperation; in addition to the collection of receivables past due, Intrum Justitia will now prepare credit decisions on customers for the Post and assume responsibility for sending out reminders on payments in arrears.