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  • 13.10.2022 – 09:52

    Zenseact AB

    Software company Zenseact uses cutting-edge AI to boost safety systems in Polestar 3

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - Polestar has announced the release of Polestar 3. The car features a new generation of safety technology on a platform allowing continuous software updates. Safety technology pioneer Zenseact provides the AI-powered safety software that will offer Polestar drivers rigorous protection and a smooth cruising experience. As Polestar ...

  • 11.10.2022 – 09:01

    Volvo Trucks

    Two Volvo trucks fall head over wheels for each other in new film

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - A beautiful love affair between two trucks: this is Volvo Trucks' unusual approach to highlight the driveability and fuel efficiency of its bestseller, the Volvo FH. Fuel efficiency and the joy of driving are often seen as two opposites among truck drivers. Simply put, you can't have both. But with Volvo's fuel saving innovations, fun and efficiency can indeed be combined. This is ...

  • 30.03.2021 – 06:00

    Volvo Car Corporation

    Volvo Cars Family Bond gives all employees 24 weeks paid parental leave

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - Volvo Cars is opting in its 40,000+ employees around the globe, in all plants and offices, into a new all-gender, paid parental leave policy as of April 1, 2021. The 'Family Bond' policy will give all employees with at least one year's service a total of 24 weeks of leave at 80 per cent of their base pay by default. The policy ...

  • 02.03.2021 – 16:30

    Volvo Car Corporation

    Volvo Cars launches new, pure electric Volvo C40 Recharge

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - The future of Volvo Cars is electric and the new Volvo C40 Recharge is the latest manifestation of its commitment to a zero emission future. The C40 Recharge has all the benefits of an SUV but with a lower and sleeker design. It is based on the CMA vehicle platform and the first Volvo model in history designed as pure electric only. Following the introduction of the XC40 Recharge and ...

  • 02.03.2021 – 06:00

    Volvo Car Corporation

    All pure electric Volvo models to be available online only

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - Volvo Cars is fundamentally changing how and where to meet its customers, and will transform the current wholesale model by moving online and with strong customer relationships. It aims to be a fully electric car company globally by 2030 and will launch a completely new family of electric cars in coming years - all of which will be available online only. As part of its new commercial ...

  • 02.03.2021 – 06:00

    Volvo Car Corporation

    Volvo Cars to be fully electric by 2030

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - Volvo Cars is committed to becoming a leader in the fast-growing premium electric car market and plans to become a fully electric car company by 2030. By then, the company intends to only sell fully electric cars and phase out any car in its global portfolio with an internal combustion engine, including hybrids. The company's transition towards becoming a fully electric car maker is ...

  • 09.11.2018 – 11:01

    Enghouse Systems Limited

    Enghouse Systems Acquires Capana Sweden

    Markham, Ontario and Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - Acquisition expands Enghouse Networks product portfolio Enghouse Systems Limited (TSX: ENGH) announced today it has acquired Capana Sweden AB ("Capana"). Headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden, Capana provides an end-to-end, integrated software platform for wholesale billing and partner settlements. Its revenue management solutions are used by communication service ...

  • 27.09.2018 – 18:38

    Volvo Trucks

    Volvo Trucks to Introduce All-electric Trucks in North America

    Greensboro, North Carolina and Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - As part of an innovative partnership between the Volvo Group, California's South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD), and industry leaders in transportation and electrical charging infrastructure, Volvo Trucks will introduce all-electric truck demonstrators in California next year, and ...

  • 11.01.2018 – 09:42

    Volvo Bus Corporation

    Volvo and NTU to Trial Autonomous Electric Buses in Singapore

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - Volvo Buses and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore have signed a cooperation agreement on a research and development program for autonomous electric buses. The program is part of the Land Transport Authority of Singapore's drive to create new solutions for tomorrow's sustainable public transport. (Logo: http://mma.prnewswire.com/media/627270/Volvo_Logo.jpg ) (Photo: ...

  • 06.07.2017 – 06:01

    Volvo Cars

    Volvo's New XC60 Becomes Camera in the Hands of Pulitzer Prize-winning Photographer

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - - With Photo Volvo Cars, the premium car maker best known for its leadership in safety, has teamed up with three-time Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer and artist Barbara Davidson for a world-first - using the on-board safety cameras of the new Volvo XC60 to create a special collection of photographs. To view the Multimedia News ...

  • 17.05.2017 – 08:31

    Volvo Car Group

    Volvo Pioneers Autonomous, Self-driving Refuse Truck in the Urban Environment

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - - With Photo In the latest research and development in self-driving vehicles, Volvo Group, together with Swedish waste and recycling specialists Renova, is testing a pioneering autonomous refuse truck that has the potential to be used across the urban environment. The project explores how automation can contribute to enhanced ...

  • 09.05.2017 – 08:31

    Volvo Car Group

    Volvo Group Innovation Summit to Focus on Transport in Smart Cities of the Future

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - - With Photo With a focus on 'Smart cities - infrastructure and transport of the future', Volvo Group will host its inaugural Innovation Summit in London on May 16, 2017. Moderated by Richard Westcott, the BBC's transport correspondent, the event will gather leading people from government, major transport systems, industry bodies ...

  • 09.01.2017 – 19:01

    Volvo Cars

    Volvo Cars Put People First in the Development of Autonomous Cars

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - - With Photo Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, has revealed its distinctive approach to developing autonomous cars with the introduction of a family of four at the Detroit Motor Show. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/players/uk/8017451-volvo-cars-develop-autonomous-cars The Hain family, from Gothenburg in Sweden, are the first people chosen to ...

  • 17.11.2016 – 18:41

    Volvo Cars

    Volvo Cars' Concierge Service Will Make Your Life Easier

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - - With Photo Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, is promising that you will never have to stop at a petrol station, go to a car wash or even take your car in for service ever again, with the launch of a range of concierge services that will become an integrated part of the Volvo On Call mobile platform. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: ...

  • 27.06.2016 – 06:01

    Volvo Cars

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic Says Goodbye to Swedish National Football Team in New Volvo V90 Film

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - One era ends and another begins as Zlatan Ibrahimovic says goodbye to Swedish national football team in new Volvo V90 film. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/players/uk/7867251-zlatan-ibrahimovic-swedish-team-volvo-v90/ After fifteen years representing Sweden in the national football team, ...

  • 18.05.2016 – 16:01

    Volvo Cars

    Volvo Cars Provides the First Look at its New Range of Smaller Cars

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - - With Photo Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, today unveiled two new concept cars that move the Swedish brand in an audacious new direction and mark the official launch of its global small car strategy. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/players/uk/7837051-volvo-new-range-of-smaller-cars/ Today's newly-revealed 40 series concepts demonstrate ...

  • 08.03.2016 – 10:26

    Hasselblad Foundation

    Stan Douglas 2016 Hasselblad Award Winner

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - The Hasselblad Foundation is pleased to announce that Canadian artist Stan Douglas is the recipient of the 2016 Hasselblad Foundation International Award in Photography for the sum of SEK 1,000,000 (approx. EUR 110,000). The award ceremony takes place in Gothenburg, Sweden on October 17, 2016. The day after, on October 18, an exhibition of Douglas's work will open at the Hasselblad ...

  • 18.02.2016 – 11:01

    Volvo Cars

    Volvo Cars Reveals Stylish and Versatile New V90 Estate

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - - with photo The eagerly-awaited Volvo V90 was revealed today in Stockholm, Sweden. The stylish and versatile V90 is the latest in the premium car maker's top-of-the-line 90 series sitting alongside the award winning XC90 SUV and the recently-launched S90 premium sedan. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: ...

  • 04.01.2016 – 12:22

    Volvo Cars

    Volvo Cars and Ericsson Developing Intelligent Media Streaming for Self-driving Cars

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - - With Photo Volvo Cars is looking ahead to when its drivers can sit back and enjoy free time in their car on the daily commute. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/players/uk/7717751-volvo-ericsson-intelligent-media-streaming/ At the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Volvo revealed that it ...

  • 20.11.2015 – 06:01

    Volvo Cars

    Volvo Cars to Develop Next Generation Automotive Technologies With Microsoft

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - - With Photo Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, will work together with Microsoft, the leading platform and productivity company, to jointly develop next generation automotive technologies. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/players/English/7668751-volvo-the-virtual-showroom/ The two companies ...

  • 20.04.2015 – 09:02

    Volvo Cars

    Volvo Cars Takes Luxury to a New Level Unveiling Lounge Console in Shanghai

    Gothenburg, Sweden (ots/PRNewswire) - Volvo Cars has unveiled a new concept that takes executive in-car luxury to a new level at the Shanghai Motor Show. Labelled the Lounge Console, the concept offers busy chauffeur-driven business people the ultimate executive accessory; a compact and versatile solution to expanded storage and comfort. The Lounge Console replaces the ...