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Skandia Named One of Europe's Best Employers
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 24, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Skandia has been named as one of the ten "greatest workplaces in Europe" by America's Fortune magazine. Fortune has been publishing yearly lists of America's 100 top employers for the last twenty years, but this year is the first time the magazine has ranked employers in Europe.
Scania: Bus Structure - Co-determination Negotiations Concluded
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 24, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The co-determination negotiations between Scania (NYSE:SCVa) (NYSE:SCVb) and the trade unions about the structuring of the bus activities have been concluded. The negotiations comprised the formation of a separate bus bodybuilding company and the co-ordination of buses - i.e. production, development, procurement and marketing related to bus chassis - with trucks.
Atlas Copco Wins Prestigious Brand Award
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 24, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Atlas Copco has been recognized with the prestigious Nordic Signum(r) brand award for having the strongest brand in the region. The award is given yearly to a company for excellency in long-term protection and value creation of its brands.
Singapore Airlines Outsource Crew Planning to Carmen Systems
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Jan. 24, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Singapore Airlines, one of the world's most prestigious airlines, has signed a service bureau agreement with Carmen Systems for the planning of cabin crew operating patterns. By optimizing the crew operating patterns it is possible to reduce variable costs substantially. The first solutions planned by Carmen Systems will be in operation by the summer season 2002.