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Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Wins INS Information Technology Blanket Purchase Agreement
HERNDON, Va., Nov. 5, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been awarded a single blanket purchase agreement (BPA) by the U.S. General Services Administration, Federal Technology Service, on behalf of the Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS). Under the terms of the BPA, Northrop Grumman IT will provide information technology (IT) infrastructure and IT support services, a key element in assisting the border enforcement and immigration benefits missions of the agency.
Klippan: New Organization at Caldwells
KLIPPAN, Sweden, Nov. 5, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- On October 30, 2002 KLIPPAN (Stockholm:KLIP) took over the operation at the Caldwells Mill from Inveresk PLC. From the same date the unit is operating under the name Klippan International PLC Caldwells Mill. This means that a new organization will be effective as from November 5, 2002 and the following appointment has been made.
Vodafone Sverige AB
Gourmet Points Vodafone Sweden's Customers to the Best Wines and Restaurants
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 5, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vodafone Sweden's customers no longer have to feel indecisive when choosing from the massive selection of wines available at Systembolaget (the Swedish Alcohol Retailing Monopoly). Neither do they have to worry about finding the right restaurant when the occasion demands it. Vodafone Sweden's new consumer concept, Vodafone live! makes Gourmet's good wine and restaurant guide -- Gourmet 199 Bord -- available directly via mobile phone. Gourmet will be delivering its services under its own brand name.
BI Nutraceuticals' UltraHD High Density Powders Obtain Registered Trademark Status
LONG BEACH, Calif., Nov. 5, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- BI Nutraceuticals (BI), one of the world's leading suppliers of dietary supplement ingredients to nutritional supplement, pharmaceutical and food ingredient manufacturers, today announced the new registered trademark status for its UltraHD(r) brand of high density powders and teas. The dense herbal powders increase flexibility and enhance versatility in product formulation. The new product line is marketed under the UltraHD or UHD (Ultra - High - Density) trade name.
Tornet Brings the Interim Report Forward
DANDERYD, Sweden, November 05, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Fastighets AB Tornet (Stockholm:TORN) has decided to bring the release of the interim report, January-September 2002, forward to November 7.
No Asbestos Claims Against Hoganas
HOGANAS, Sweden, Nov. 5, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- With reference to queries received recently concerning asbestos-related claims for damages, Hoganas AB wishes to state as follows:
Olicom Company Wins European IST Grand Prize of Euro 200,000
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Nov. 5, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Yesterday, the Olicom A/S (Pink Sheets:OLCMF) portfolio company Decuma AB was awarded the European IST Grand Prize of Euro 200,000 for its unique handwriting recognition software. Each year, the Grand Prize is awarded to the 3 most innovative European IT-products. Furthermore, another of Olicom's portfolio companies, Scalado AB has received Euro 5,000 as one among 20 IST Prize Winners. EU Commissioner Erkki Liikanen and Helge Sander, Danish Minister for Science, Technology and Development awarded the European IST Grand Prizes.
Peab to Build Multihallen in Are
FOERSLOEV, Sweden, Nov. 5, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Peab (Stockholm:PEABb) has won the contract to build the Multihallen conference and water recreation centre in Are. The client is Holiday Club Sweden in cooperation with Are municipal council and local trade and industry in Are. The total investment is in excess of SEK 500 million and Peab's contract is worth SEK 310 million.