Press Releases

Anna Schreil appointed new  VP Operations at Absolut Vodka

Jun 25, 2015 08:00 GMT The Absolut Company ​Since 1982 Krister Asplund has been in charge of every drop of Absolut Vodka around the world, all crafted in the village of Åhus, southern Sweden. On July 1st, he is succeeded by Anna Schreil, Director, Product Development & Realization and R&D at Absolut Vodka.

Finnish hockey cries out for Swedish coffee

Jun 25, 2015 07:00 GMT Löfbergs Finns that are interested in hockey apparently want Swedish coffee. Löfbergs is now the coffee partner of another Finnish hockey arena. The company is cooperating with the hockey team SaiPa in Lappeenranta this time. The Swedish coffee roaster is already represented in the arenas in Lahti and Turku as well as in the national arena Hartwall in Helsinki.

​Suomikiekko ruotsalaisen kahvin perässä

Jun 25, 2015 07:00 GMT Löfbergs Nyt on tarjolla ruotsalaista kahvia jääkiekosta pitäville suomalaisille. On nimittäin varmistunut, että Löfbergsista tulee vielä uuden suomalaisen jääkiekkoareenan yhteystyökumppani. Tällä kertaa kyse on yhteistyöstä Lappeenrantalaisen SaiPan kanssa. Ruotsalainen kahvipaahtimo on jo mukana hallin toiminnassa Lahdessa ja Turussa, sekä Hartwall-kansallisareenalla Helsingissä.

 Creative refill solution awarded in Absolut Creative Space Hackathon

Jun 18, 2015 09:22 GMT The Absolut Company ​The Absolut Creative Space sustainability-hackathon took place this weekend in a pop-up studio made out of four blue shipping containers in Stockholm. During the three-day hackathon, sixteen innovators, creators, engineers and industrial designers were invited by The Absolut Company to come up with new ideas on how the company can find innovative solutions to its sustainability challenges.

Chr. Hansen develops game-changing fermentation process for carmine

Jun 18, 2015 07:07 GMT Chr. Hansen A/S In collaboration with University of Copenhagen, Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences (KU) and Technical University of Denmark, Department of Systems Biology (DTU), researchers from Chr. Hansen have succeeded in producing carmine by a modern fermentation process. The first of a series of patents that protects the technology has been published today.

​Does Löfbergs have the most sustainable leader?

Jun 12, 2015 09:00 GMT Löfbergs The finalists for the prestigious Swedish award Sustainable Leadership 2015 were presented today. Lars Appelqvist, CEO of the coffee roaster Löfbergs, is one of the final candidates.

Jun 11, 2015 06:45 GMT The Absolut Company ​While holding its 5th Responsib’All Day, Pernod Ricard announces today that it is enlisting its salesforce to promote the Key Principles of the responsible distribution of alcohol beverages. The goal? To involve retailers in promoting the principles of responsible drinking based on the guidelines issued by health authorities.

Löfbergs is up for The Nordic Council Nature and Environment Prize

May 21, 2015 09:00 GMT Löfbergs The list of nominees for one of the most prestigious environmental awards in the Nordic countries has been presented. The coffee roaster Löfbergs is one of the candidates for The Nordic Council Nature and Environment Prize.

Jesper Allentoft, Executive Vice President, Stakeholder Relations retires from Chr. Hansen A/S. Ditte Marstrand Wulf appointed as successor.

May 21, 2015 07:51 GMT Chr. Hansen A/S Jesper Allentoft has been with Chr. Hansen since 1 January, 2006 and is now retiring early at the age of 60. Ditte Marstrand Wulf will start as Group Vice President, Stakeholder Relations on 1 August, 2015.

New clinical study indicates: probiotics may shorten duration of common cold and lower use of health care resources

May 21, 2015 06:57 GMT Chr. Hansen A/S With the completion and publication of the world’s largest clinical study on the immune effect of probiotics in adults, Chr. Hansen has obtained results indicating that the probiotic strain named L. CASEI 431® can shorten the duration of common cold and influenza-like illness, lower the use of health care resources and reduce use of antibiotics.