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Innovator of hotel mobile key services Zaplox taps industry veteran to help fuel growth in the North American market

Jun 30, 2015 12:00 GMT Zaplox AB DALLAS — JUNE 30, 2015 — Zaplox, a market innovator of advanced mobile key solutions for the hospitality industry, announces the appointment of George Winker as Vice President of Sales and Business Development for the company. The move heralds an aggressive growth initiative for Zaplox in the North American market, as they continue to expand their client base of hotels and resorts worldwide.

Jun 30, 2015 11:04 GMT Stockholm Visitors Board The final of the UEFA Europa League 2017 will be played at the Friends Arena in the Stockholm Region on May 24, 2017. This was decided by the UEFA Executive Committee at its meeting in Prague today. Behind the event is the Swedish Football Association together with the host city Stockholm, Friends Arena and Solna.

Jun 22, 2015 12:21 GMT Stockholm Visitors Board Stockholm ranks fourth fastest growing cities and a total 13th place overall in the European Cities Marketing Benchmarking report 2014-2015, which includes 119 cities.

​Stockholm to host the World Synchronized Skating Championships in 2018

Jun 17, 2015 07:57 GMT Stockholm Visitors Board The 2018 World Synchronized Skating Championships will be held at Hovet in Stockholm on April 6-7, 2018.

Jun 16, 2015 12:16 GMT Nobel Peace Center The Nobel Peace Center wishes to pull out of the Handshake for Peace scheme, but hopes the initiative lives on.

Jun 15, 2015 19:37 GMT Nobel Peace Center The governing board of the Nobel Peace Center has decided to enter dialogue with FIFA about ending agreement on Handshake for Peace.

Jun 10, 2015 12:00 GMT Stockholm Visitors Board In April 885 000 overnight stays were made at commercial accommodations in Stockholm County, which is an increase of 9% according to a report from SCB/Tillväxtverket.

Nanotech Scientists Develop The Ultimate Drinking Accessory

Jun 10, 2015 06:13 GMT OktoberFist ApS Not since the invention of the beer glass has anything as revolutionary happened to the beer drinkers of the world as the launch of The OktoberFist™. The OktoberFist™ is a glove designed to increase comfort and support the wrist when the user enjoys a large glass of beer. The OktoberFist is now being launched on the crowdfunding platform Kickstarter.com: http://kck.st/1JTGRar

Jun 01, 2015 20:24 GMT OktoberFist ApS The Oktoberfist is designed by two engineers with Ph.D.’s in nanotechnology and distinguished careers in academia and industry. With their skills within product design and rapid prototyping and a passion for beer, they have spent the last two years developing their design to what is now the ultimate beer drinking accessory. Now the team is launching on Kickstarter: http://kck.st/1JTGRar

Meet Stockholm on the silver screen

May 14, 2015 08:00 GMT Stockholm Visitors Board The film guide to Stockholm is a new subsite to visitstockholm for movie lovers and cineasts