Archive for January, 2009
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Industry members, media and general attendees fill the aisles of the Central Hall at the 2009 International CES
International CES trade show drew more than 110,000 attendees and 2,700 global companies to Las Vegas on January. Enthusiastic attendees enjoyed previewing the latest technical gadgets. According to the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), the show’s producer, the economical […]
Mobile device applications are burgeoning – there seems to be no limit to the uses we can put them to. One of the key figures who kick-started the mobile era is Matti Makkonen, the father of SMS.
by Matti Sovijärvi
Mr. Makkonen enjoys spending his time in the woods and boating on lakes and rivers, far away […]
At this time of economic downturn and reduced consumer confidence, the equity of a brand can be a critical factor in ensuring that sales and margins are maintained while lesser brands get squeezed. Brand equity is a function of many things – image, price, innovation, tradition – but at the end of the day, they […]
By Minna Aila, Director Corporate Responsibility and Investor Relations, Elcoteq S.E.
“Going green” is now an industry trend which has become part of everyday life for companies in the electronics business. There is a clear demand for greener electronic products that consume less energy and contain recyclable components.
Companies that manufacture and import chemicals are obligated […]
Starting from the 2008 World Environment Day on June 5th, Elcoteq’s locations globally have undertaken a series of actions to raise employees’ environmental awareness and responsibility as well as their contribution to sustainable development.
Several green programs have been carried out in a row throughout the year. Elcoteq’s plants in China and India launched energy-saving programs […]