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2010-04-07 05:00:00

HELSINKI, Finland, April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alko Inc., the Finnish state-owned alcoholic beverage retail company, and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a new five-year information technology (IT) services agreement that will help Alko improve customer satisfaction by increased reliability of customer service systems and supply chain operations.

2009-08-15 14:51:48

Sales of non-alcoholic products in Sweden by the country's retail alcohol monopoly have increased dramatically so far in 2009, figures show. While Swedes also have bought more wines, alcoholic spirits and strong beers this year, Systembolaget's revenues from non-alcoholic products were up 16.9 percent

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Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.