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  • Sep 22, 2014
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Sweden Country Report

PartnerTech boosts hi-tech manufacturing with Dongguan base

PartnerTech is making it easier for technology companies to scale up manufacturing operations in Asia with its new hi-tech facility in Dongguan. Opened in November last year and certified according to ISO 9001, 14001 and 13485 standards, the factory is ideally suited for medical and clean technology products, among others.

Tuesday, 15 October, 2013, 3:22pm

Tylö redefines wellness with soothing Soft Sauna

Synonymous with the best of Scandinavian saunas, Tylo has a refreshing take on traditional sauna culture fused with innovative design for the modern lifestyle. Tylo's stylish options for sauna, steam baths and infrared cabins fit seamlessly into any contemporary home.

15 Oct 2013 - 4:26pm

Nordic and Baltic hub readies cross-docking facility for surging trade

Surging trade between Asia and Europe drives the need for cost-efficient logistics on both continents. With its latest investment of 150 million Swedish kronor (HK$180 million) in a cross-docking facility, Norrkopings Hamn och Stuveri (NHS) ensures that Norrköping port remains well-equipped and strategic as the Nordic and Baltic sea region's distribution hub.

15 Oct 2013 - 3:20pm

AP&T pursues global market as knowledge-based engineering company

Sheet metal and tube-forming specialist AP&T in Sweden is setting the stage for a broader, stronger global presence. A merger of some of Sweden's pioneering companies in automation, pressing and tooling, AP&T is transforming from a sales and service provider to a knowledge-based global engineering company by 2020.

11 Oct 2013 - 5:52pm

Purac proposes cleaner water and energy solutions

Putting environmental protection among the main thrusts of its five-year development plans, the Chinese government is actively seeking solutions to remedy growing pollution concerns and ensure the well-being of its public.

15 Oct 2013 - 3:24pm

Backer boosts R&D in Asia to support industrial growth

A leading provider of measurement, control and electric heating systems, Sweden's Backer Group has given global companies in various industries solutions that promote energy and cost savings. Such sustainable solutions are gaining importance in Asia, given the region's rapid modernisation.

15 Oct 2013 - 10:45am

ESBE brings comfort and efficiency to Asia's households

Asia's expanding middle class is driving the demand for more comfortable living environments such as residential spaces with ample heating, cooling and water supply. With the infrastructure upgrades in Asia, international valve maker ESBE Group is keen on supporting the region's need for premium hydronic systems.

15 Oct 2013 - 10:52am

Zound echoes the sound of success to the region

Functionality and aesthetics are fused together in every sound equipment and headphone that Zound Industries produces. Designed to be more than just a listening device, Zound headphones are fashionable and express individuality. Zound pushes the boundaries in developing novel products to target a wider clientele.

15 Oct 2013 - 3:06pm

Clean, well-maintained trains always on track with TBT

The metro trains in Stockholm run the equivalent of 30 times around the world between each time a train causes a stop in traffic due to technical problems. The system enables 1.2 million passengers to travel to their destinations every weekday - and safely back home.

15 Oct 2013 - 3:07pm

Nation's business warms up to Asian investments

The Swedish business community is warming up to Asian investments following the success of high-profile acquisitions, enabling more Asian partnerships to flourish in Sweden.

15 Oct 2013 - 3:05pm