Daily Archives: 24, February 2024

Michelin, Antin, and Enviro Collaborate on Revolutionary Tire Recycling Plant in Sweden

(IN BRIEF) Michelin, in partnership with Antin and Enviro, has announced the construction of the first end-of-life tire recycling plant in Uddevalla, Sweden. This joint venture aims to recycle approximately 35,000 tons of used tires annually, creating up to 40 … Read the full press release

Reflecting on 27 Years: Stagecoach-Supertram Partnership

(IN BRIEF) After a remarkable 27-year partnership, Stagecoach and Supertram in South Yorkshire are parting ways as Supertram operations transition to the South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority (SYMCA) on March 21, 2024. Throughout their tenure, the Supertram team has provided … Read the full press release

Stagecoach Shortlisted for ‘Employer of the Year’ at 2024 Ex-Forces in Business Awards

(IN BRIEF) Stagecoach, the UK’s largest bus and coach operator, has been recognized as a finalist in the ‘Employer of the Year’ category at the 2024 Ex-Forces in Business Awards for its commitment to employing veterans and building an inclusive … Read the full press release

ZEISS and University of Oxford Collaborate to Advance Biomedical Imaging

(IN BRIEF) The University of Oxford and ZEISS have inaugurated the Oxford-ZEISS Centre of Excellence in Biomedical Imaging, promising cutting-edge microscopy and imaging technologies to further research in global health and disease. This collaboration between the Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology, … Read the full press release

Sainsbury’s Launches Dedicated ‘Best of British’ Page to Spotlight Locally Sourced Products Online

(IN BRIEF) Sainsbury’s, the UK’s largest supermarket chain, has introduced a dedicated ‘Best of British’ page on its groceries website, showcasing over 450 100% British-sourced grocery items. This initiative aims to make it easier for customers to find and purchase … Read the full press release

Wolters Kluwer Earns HousingWire’s 2024 Tech100 Mortgage Award for Compliance Solutions Excellence

(IN BRIEF) Wolters Kluwer Compliance Solutions has been honored with the HousingWire 2024 Tech100 Mortgage Award, recognizing its innovative contributions to the U.S. mortgage industry. The award highlights Wolters Kluwer’s leadership in loan compliance technology and services, facilitating compliance certainty, … Read the full press release

MAN Truck & Bus Renews Inka Koljonen’s Contract as Executive Board Member

(IN BRIEF) MAN Truck & Bus SE’s Supervisory Board has extended Inka Koljonen’s contract as Executive Board member for Finance, IT, and Legal Affairs until 2030, effective February 1, 2025. Koljonen, who has been instrumental in MAN’s restructuring and turnaround … Read the full press release

MAN Truck & Bus Appoints Hubert Altschäffl as Executive Board Member for Human Resources

(IN BRIEF) MAN Truck & Bus SE has announced the appointment of Hubert Altschäffl to its Executive Board, effective April 1, 2024, where he will oversee the human resources department as a member of the board and labor director. Altschäffl … Read the full press release

Infineon Technologies AG Concludes 24th Annual General Meeting with Shareholder Resolutions and New Board Appointments

(IN BRIEF) Infineon Technologies AG recently wrapped up its 24th Annual General Meeting, conducted virtually and publicly broadcasted on the company’s website. Shareholders participated live, engaging in discussions and posing questions. Among the key outcomes, shareholders approved a dividend payment … Read the full press release

Henkel’s Bergquist Hi Flow THF 5000UT Receives Industry Recognition for Innovative Thermal Interface Material

(IN BRIEF) Henkel’s phase change thermal interface material (TIM), Bergquist Hi Flow THF 5000UT, has been honored by the 2024 Lightwave Innovation Reviews for its innovative contributions to fiberoptics and optoelectronics applications. Recognized for its silicone-free composition and ability to … Read the full press release

INEOS Automotive Introduces the INEOS Fusilier: A 4X4 with Dual Powertrain Options

(IN BRIEF) INEOS Automotive has revealed its latest model, the INEOS Fusilier, marking a milestone in the company’s commitment to zero-emission vehicles. Offering both all-electric and range-extender electric powertrain options, the Fusilier promises exceptional off-road performance without compromising on-road capabilities. … Read the full press release

EBRD Hosts Western Balkans Investment Summit 2024 to Foster Regional Development and Green Transition

(IN BRIEF) The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is set to convene the Western Balkans Investment Summit 2024 at its London headquarters, gathering prime ministers from six Western Balkans nations alongside international investors. Scheduled for February 26, the … Read the full press release

EBRD and Banque du Caire Partner to Empower MSMEs and Women Entrepreneurs in Egypt with US$50 Million Financing Package

(IN BRIEF) The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has approved a financing package of US$50 million (€46 million) for Banque du Caire (BDC), a prominent Egyptian bank, aimed at bolstering support for micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) … Read the full press release

EBRD Provides €6 Million Loan to KAM for Expansion and Green Initiatives in North Macedonia

(IN BRIEF) The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has announced a €6 million loan agreement with KAM, a leading food retailer in North Macedonia, aimed at supporting the company’s expansion plans and green initiatives. KAM intends to utilize … Read the full press release

President Nadia Calviño Outlines Ambitious Strategy for EIB Group at Informal Ecofin Meeting

(IN BRIEF) During an informal Economic and Financial Affairs Council (Ecofin) meeting in Ghent, President Nadia Calviño of the European Investment Bank (EIB) shared an ambitious vision for the institution’s future. Emphasizing the importance of supporting Europe’s leadership in the … Read the full press release