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Postitive Signs for Effnet's ROHC
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 14, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Effnet (Other OTC:EFFNF) (Stockholm:EFFN) recently participated in "ROHC in the City," the fourth ROHC interoperability test together with Ericsson, Acticom, ICR and IRISA, hosted by Acticom in Berlin. After one week of intensive testing, it is clear that Effnet's ROHC implementation is of very high standard.
Sandvik Signs 12-year Agreement with Mining Company in Indonesia
SANDVIKEN, Sweden, Nov. 14, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sandvik's (Other OTC:SDVKY) (Stockholm:SAND) Mining and Construction business area has signed an agreement with the P.T. Freeport Indonesia mining company covering delivery and service from Driltech Mission of customized equipment for surface mining of copper and gold in Indonesia. The agreement is for a period of 12 years and has a total value of SEK 700 M. The first deliveries of new equipment are scheduled for the spring of 2003.
Zytronic plc: Worldwide Distribution Agreement with 3M
BLAYDON, U.K., Nov. 14, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Zytronic Plc (LSE:ZYT), the specialist manufacturer of touch screens and optical filters for electronic displays, announces an agreement with 3M Touch Systems, Inc. for distribution of the "ZYTOUCH" touch screen on a worldwide basis. 3M will brand the product under its own label and use its extensive sales channels in the touch screen arena to promote this product.
Ad Hoc: Head NV Announces Results for the Three Months and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2002
ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands, Nov. 14, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Head N.V. (NYSE:HED) (VSX:HEAD), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of sports equipment, announced today its results for the three months and nine months ended September 30, 2002. For the three months ended September 30, 2002, Head had revenues of $104.0 million, operating income of $6.9 million and net income of $1.9 million, compared with revenues of $111.1 million, operating income of $11.2 million and net income of $3.7 million for the three months ended September 30, 2001. Diluted earnings per share for the three-month period was $0.05 compared to $0.09 for the same period in 2001.
Lansforsakringar to Introduce Equity Trading in Collaboration with OM
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 14, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lansforsakringar's Bank continues to expand its offering with the introduction of equity trading over the Internet. The collaboration with OM (Other OTC:OMGPF) (Stockholm:OM) provides access to an advanced platform for equity trading in Swedish equities. The service will be launched November 18, 2002.