Press Releases

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.

New joint venture with Egypt’s biggest dairy company

May 21, 2015 08:30 GMT Arla Foods Arla Foods and the Egypt-based dairy company Juhayna have agreed to form a joint venture which will sell Arla’s products across Egypt.

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.

Arla chairman re-elected

May 20, 2015 21:29 GMT Arla Foods ​Swedish Åke Hantoft has been re-elected as chairman of Arla Foods amba. Danish Jan Toft Nørgaard was re-elected as vice chairman. The board has been slimmed down by three members for the next term of office.

Ecolean and its customers pick up more International awards

May 19, 2015 21:00 GMT Ecolean AB At a prize award ceremony in Milan, Italy, today, Ecolean received the WorldStar Award for SnapQuick from the World Packaging Organisation (WPO). Ecolean’s reclosing device SnapQuick, as well as the transparent package Ecolean Air Aseptic Clear and other packages from the product portfolio have all featured prominently at recent international prize awards.

The parasols are up at the Grand Hôtel Terrace

May 19, 2015 09:53 GMT Grand Hôtel The Grand Hôtel’s sidewalk dining and bar area is once again open for the summer season, this year with an exciting new cocktail menu, a more elaborate snack menu and an expanded lounge area. At the Terrace, guests can enjoy cool summer cocktails, delectable food and an unbeatable view of the royal palace.

Free coffee tasting at Löfbergs Stockholm

May 19, 2015 09:49 GMT Löfbergs A lot of people want to learn more about coffee and different flavours. That is why Löfbergs Stockholm offers free coffee tasting at Kungsgatan 3 every Tuesday starting from 26 May. The coffee tasting takes about 15 minutes and everyone is welcome.

Creative Space for sustainable ideas

May 19, 2015 06:10 GMT The Absolut Company The Absolut Company creates a venue for innovators with the aim of finding solutions that can contribute to a sustainable future. Old containers that previously carried Absolut Vodka are rebuilt into a creative hub to be filled with innovative ideas.