Economy of Sweden

H&M is proud to announce a landmark collaboration with Irish designer Simone Rocha

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 2:01pm

NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing a long tradition of acclaimed designer collaborations, H&M is thrilled to announce a new collaboration with the London-based fashion designer Simone Rocha.

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  • NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing a long tradition of acclaimed designer collaborations, H&M is thrilled to announce a new collaboration with the London-based fashion designer Simone Rocha.
  • The Simone Rocha x H&M collection will include Rocha's signature womenswear, alongside menswear and childrenswear.
  • Rocha is the first Irish designer to undertake a collaboration with H&M.
  • As a designer, and as a customer, I've been such a fan of the H&M collaboration concept.

ASSA ABLOY sells Gardesa in Italy

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 7:16am

STOCKHOLM, Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ASSA ABLOY has sold its Italian residential door business within Gardesa to Italy-based Bertolotto and is in the final stages to sell its remaining shutter business.

Key Points: 
  • STOCKHOLM, Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ASSA ABLOY has sold its Italian residential door business within Gardesa to Italy-based Bertolotto and is in the final stages to sell its remaining shutter business.
  • Gardesa is an Italian manufacturer of residential security doors and roller shutters, headquartered in Cortemaggiore, Italy with around 70 employees.
  • This will create new opportunities for the future and I wish them every success," says Nico Delvaux, President and CEO of ASSA ABLOY.
  • no: +46 8 506 485 72
    The ASSA ABLOY Group is the global leader in access solutions.

ASSA ABLOY sells Gardesa in Italy

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 7:14am

STOCKHOLM, Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ASSA ABLOY has sold its Italian residential door business within Gardesa to Italy-based Bertolotto and is in the final stages to sell its remaining shutter business.

Key Points: 
  • STOCKHOLM, Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ASSA ABLOY has sold its Italian residential door business within Gardesa to Italy-based Bertolotto and is in the final stages to sell its remaining shutter business.
  • Gardesa is an Italian manufacturer of residential security doors and roller shutters, headquartered in Cortemaggiore, Italy with around 70 employees.
  • This will create new opportunities for the future and I wish them every success," says Nico Delvaux, President and CEO of ASSA ABLOY.
  • no: +46 8 506 485 72
    The ASSA ABLOY Group is the global leader in access solutions.

Sweeping Corporation of America Accelerates National Growth Trajectory with Record Nine Acquisitions in 2020

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

"As we look back at our 2020 performance, we are proud of the growth that we have achievedthis year," said Christopher Valerian, President & CEO, Sweeping Corporation of America.

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  • "As we look back at our 2020 performance, we are proud of the growth that we have achievedthis year," said Christopher Valerian, President & CEO, Sweeping Corporation of America.
  • He added, "In addition to our growth, I cannot say enough about the dedication of our customer-focused employees.
  • In December, SCA completed five additional acquisitions including Total Asphalt Services, Clean Sweep, Buckeye Sweeping, US Sweeping, and C&J Parking Lot Sweeping.
  • Headquartered in Cleveland, OH, Sweeping Corporation of America (SCA) is the largest power sweeping services company in the United States.

Invitation to Electrolux Q4 presentation

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 2:13pm

STOCKHOLM, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Electrolux results for the fourth quarter of 2020 will be published on February 2, 2021, at approximately 08.00 CET.

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  • STOCKHOLM, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Electrolux results for the fourth quarter of 2020 will be published on February 2, 2021, at approximately 08.00 CET.
  • A telephone conference will be held following the release of the results, starting at 09.00 CET.
  • Jonas Samuelson, President and CEO and Therese Friberg, CFO will comment on the report.
  • Slides used in the presentation will be available at Electrolux website, www.electroluxgroup.com/ir .

Invitation to Electrolux Q4 presentation

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 2:11pm

STOCKHOLM, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Electrolux results for the fourth quarter of 2020 will be published on February 2, 2021, at approximately 08.00 CET.

Key Points: 
  • STOCKHOLM, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Electrolux results for the fourth quarter of 2020 will be published on February 2, 2021, at approximately 08.00 CET.
  • A telephone conference will be held following the release of the results, starting at 09.00 CET.
  • Jonas Samuelson, President and CEO and Therese Friberg, CFO will comment on the report.
  • Slides used in the presentation will be available at Electrolux website, www.electroluxgroup.com/ir .

Alfa Laval acquires unique technology to strengthen its position in sustainable beer production

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 7:57am

LUND, Sweden, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alfa Laval - a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling - has acquired Sandymount, a US-based beverage technology companywith a unique and patented membrane technology to concentrate beer.

Key Points: 
  • LUND, Sweden, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alfa Laval - a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling - has acquired Sandymount, a US-based beverage technology companywith a unique and patented membrane technology to concentrate beer.
  • The technology in combination with Alfa Laval's extensive product range, will open up interesting business opportunities for the company, and enable a more sustainable beer-delivery supply chain.
  • Sandymount's patented membrane technology, Revos, in combination with Alfa Laval's extensive product range for beer production, will enable beer producers to deliver high quality beer in concentrated form.
  • The solution addresses the transportation inefficiencies in beer supply where beer remains one of the few water-laden products distributed as a `mostly water' from producer to consumer.

Global Corporate Exposure to Stock Drop Securities Class Actions Amounts to $177.1 billion in 4Q and $438.5 billion in 2020

Friday, January 8, 2021 - 6:08am

U.S. SCA Rule 10b-5 Exposure of U.S. issuers amounts to $97.8 billion in 4Q'20, a slight decrease of 4% relative to 3Q'20.

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  • U.S. SCA Rule 10b-5 Exposure of U.S. issuers amounts to $97.8 billion in 4Q'20, a slight decrease of 4% relative to 3Q'20.
  • According to the SAR Securities Class Action (SCA) Rule 10b-5 Exposure Report 4Q 2020 , in 4Q'20 the U.S. SCA Rule 10b-5 Exposure Rate of U.S. issuers decreased to 0.25% from 0.29% in 3Q'20.
  • In 4Q'20 the ADR SCA Rule 10b-5 Exposure Rate of non-U.S. issuers increased materially to 0.27% from 0.12% in 3Q'20.
  • The Small Cap SCA Rule 10b-5 Exposure amounts to $2.4 billion, a material decrease of $2.9 billion, or 55% relative to 3Q'20.

Invitation to Alfa Laval's fourth-quarter conference call

Monday, January 4, 2021 - 9:12am

LUND, Sweden, Jan. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alfa Laval will release fourth-quarter earnings on February 3rd at 07:30 CET.The telephone conference will start at 10:00 CET.

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  • LUND, Sweden, Jan. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alfa Laval will release fourth-quarter earnings on February 3rd at 07:30 CET.The telephone conference will start at 10:00 CET.
  • To join the telephone conference - hosted by Alfa Laval's President and CEO Tom Erixon and CFO Jan Allde - sign up in advance via the link below.
  • A webcast link will be available on Alfa Laval - Investors
    If you want to listen to the replay, call +44 (0)3333 0097 85, conference ID 8775435.
  • After that, you can go to Alfa Laval - Publications to watch and listen to an on-demand version of the webcast.

Alfa Laval wins SEK 75 million wastewater treatment order in Singapore

Monday, December 28, 2020 - 7:42am

LUND, Sweden, Dec. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alfa Laval - a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling - has won an order to supply decanters to a wastewater treatment plant in Singapore.

Key Points: 
  • LUND, Sweden, Dec. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alfa Laval - a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling - has won an order to supply decanters to a wastewater treatment plant in Singapore.
  • The order has a value of approximately SEK 75 million and was booked in the Decanters unit of the Food & Water Division.
  • The order comprises Alfa Laval decanters which will be used for dewatering and thickening of domestic and industrial sludge in the water reclamation plant.
  • Thereby, Alfa Laval is not only accelerating success for its customers, but also for people and the planet.