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ASM International NV
ASM International N.V. Announces Management Changes
BILTHOVEN, The Netherlands, April 23, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- ASM International N.V. (Nasdaq:ASMI) (Euronext Amsterdam:ASM) today announced the retirement of Daniel Queyssac, and the appointment, effective immediately, of Han Westendorp as Chief Operating Officer of ASM Front-end operations.
Axfood's Sales January-March 2003
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 23, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Net sales (see note) (excluding VAT) for stores in Sweden owned by the Group, increased by 7.1% for the month of March, of which same stores decreased by 3.3%. Consolidated net sales for March totalled SEK 2,729 m (2,884), a decrease by 5.4% compared with the same period a year ago. Adjusted for Easter sales, which in 2002 were recorded in March, the increase for the month was 0.9%
Olicom Reports First Quarter 2003 Results
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, April 23, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Olicom A/S (Other OTC: OLCMF) today announced a net loss for the quarter of 2.5 million Danish kroner ("DKK"), or US $0.4 million. The loss per share was DKK 0.15, or US $0.02 per share.
Lindex Will Reduce its Costs by SEK 90-110M
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 23, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lindex is planning to extend the scope of initiated efficiency measures. Lindex anticipates that it will make cost savings amounting to an estimated SEK 90-110M per annum and that these will make a full impact during the 2003/2004 financial year. Structural costs of SEK 5-10M will be charged to the current quarter.
Pricer Annual General Meeting Notice
UPPSALA, Sweden, April 23, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Notice is hereby given that your attendance is requested at the Annual General Meeting of Pricer AB (publ) (Other OTC:PCRBF) (Stockholm:PRICb) which will be held in the First Hotel Linne, Skolgatan 45, Uppsala, at 5 pm on Thursday, May 22, 2003.
Futuremedia Plc Takes Stake in Scandinavian eLearning Provider LUVIT
ARUNDEL, U.K., April 23, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Arundel, England, April 23rd 2003-- E-learning solutions provider Futuremedia Plc (Nasdaq:FMDAY) today announced that the Board of Futuremedia and the Board of Swedish eLearning provider Luvit AB have agreed for Futuremedia to acquire 29.8% of Luvit, partly subject to approval by the shareholders of Luvit.