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Milwaukee Honored with the American Eagle Award
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Milwaukee Electric Tool Corp. (Milwaukee), a company within the Atlas Copco Group, was the overall winner of the American Eagle Award 2002. The award program recognizes corporate activities that best promote the principles of the American free enterprise system.
EMB Corp. Announces First Quarter Production, Revenues, and Profits for Subsidiary First Guaranty Financial
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., May 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- James E. Shipley, President of EMB Corporation (OTCBB:EMBI) (Berlin: EMBI.BE), (Frankfurt: EMBI.F), and (Hamburg: EMBI.H), announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, First Guaranty Financial Corporation, had a record first quarter ending March 31, 2002. First Guaranty Financial Corporation, (http://www.fgflend.com), headquartered in Santa Ana, California, is a multi-state wholesale mortgage lender that has a winning strategy in the vastly competitive field of mortgage banking.
Office Outsourcing Gains Momentum as Regus Signs Global Deals Worth 35 Million Pounds
CHERTSEY, U.K., May 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Regus (Nasdaq:REGS) has today revealed details of a further 20 million pounds worth of new deals for outsourced global workspace, in the U.K., continental Europe and the Americas. This highlights the continuing trend in global office outsourcing. In addition, the company has done more than 15 million pounds of business with existing customers wishing to expand or extend their current Regus workspace.
New Management of Lindex Germany
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Per Uebel has been appointed acting country manager of Lindex Germany, operating manager will be Anita Strandberg. Fusun Khan country manager of Lindex Germany, chooses to leave her position.
Biacore: Interim Report, January-March 2002
UPPSALA, Sweden, May 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Biacore's (Nasdaq:BCOR) sales in the first quarter of 2002 increased by 7% to SEK 141.3 million (132.5). Sales were strong in both Europe and Asia- Pacific.
Metso to Supply Continuous Particleboard Line to Swedspan AB in Sweden
HELSINKI, Finland, May 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metso Panelboard, part of Metso Ventures business area, will supply a production line for manufacturing of particleboard to Swedspan AB's mill in Hultsfred, Sweden. The new line represents Metso's latest leading technology for efficient, reliable and pro-environmental particleboard manufacturing. It strenghtens Metso's position as a supplier of continuous board manufacturing lines. The value of the order is over EUR 16 million.