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Anna Nordström is taking coffee to another level

Oct 21, 2014 07:12 GMT Löfbergs There is a lot going on for Anna Nordström from Löfbergs right now. Two weeks ago, she organized the world's highest coffee cupping. Last week, she went to London and came back with a unique certificate from The Speciality Coffee Association of Europe (SCAE).

Arla acquires Falbygdens Ost

Oct 16, 2014 11:01 GMT Arla Foods Arla Foods in Sweden today announces that it is acquiring cheese company Falbygdens Ost from the food company Atria Scandinavia. The acquisition is in line with Arla’s strategy to drive its premium cheese segment. The acquisition is subject to approval from the Swedish Competition Authority.

The global cocoa sector donates funds to WCF’s campaign to fight Ebola

Oct 16, 2014 10:17 GMT Fazer Group The global cocoa sector joins the fight against Ebola. The World Cocoa Foundation donates $600,000 to the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies and Caritas to support Ebola care and prevention efforts in West Africa. Fazer contributes to the donation.

Fazer’s collaboration negotiations have ended

Oct 15, 2014 12:12 GMT Fazer Group Fazer Group’s collaboration negotiations concerning white-collar and upper white-collar employees have been concluded. As a result of the changes to be effected, 49 positions will be terminated. Initially, Fazer had estimated a need to terminate 61 work assignments. Fazer has over 6,600 employees in Finland of which 1,300 are white-collar employees.

Fairtrade labelled capsule - a favourite among young master chefs

Oct 14, 2014 09:52 GMT Löfbergs Löfbergs let Sweden's Junior National Culinary Team test their capsule favourites. And the winner is? A classic and Fairtrade labelled fine-grind coffee: White Rainbow.

Design bar with a scent of Norrland

Oct 13, 2014 11:31 GMT Stockholmsmässan At the Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair, February 3–7, 2015, the Design Bar will be integrated into a new knowledge area that will also include a stage and an exhibition. The task of creating an overall concept for the area went to designer Mattias Stenberg, who offers visitors the pallette of Norrland’s colors, materials and flavors – with a clearly modern twist.

Type 2 diabetes clinical study shows lower blood glucose when using remote diabetes care system with patient app

Oct 10, 2014 12:00 GMT Diabetes Tools Sweden AB Using the Triabetes smartphone app and TriabetesClinic online decision support service in Type 2 diabetes treatment helps reduce long-term blood glucose levels. This is the main finding reported today by Professor Kerstin Brismar from Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm.

Klinisk studie av typ 2-diabetes visar lägre blodsocker vid användning av distansvård med patient-app

Oct 10, 2014 11:59 GMT Diabetes Tools Sweden AB Genom att använda Triabetes smartphone-app och TriabetesClinic webbaserat beslutsstöd för behandling av typ 2-diabetes har patienterna minskat sitt långtidsblodsocker. Detta är det viktigaste resultatet som professor Kerstin Brismar från Karolinska Institutet i Stockholm redovisade idag.

World record for Löfbergs's solar panel facility

Oct 09, 2014 07:20 GMT Löfbergs The world's first large-scale test facility of solar panels for both heat and cold was built on top of Löfbergs's roof this spring. The first results were presented today. They show that the efficiency is record high. For every kWh invested, 10.6 kWh can be extracted. That is twice as much as for previous solutions.

Oct 08, 2014 09:13 GMT JAPAN ATTRACTIONS JAPAN ATTRACTIONS (a website to introduce Japanese festive events) covers what features Japan’s October.