Mar 17, 2014
Fokker Aerostructures panel demonstrates thermoplastics fuselage potential
Dutch thermoplastics composites specialist Fokker Aerostructures featured its demonstrator fuselage panel at JEC Europe 2014, emphasizing the potential of the material in aerospace applications.
Intersport Expects RFID to Boost Its Sales, Decrease Its Costs
Intersport Jan Bols , an athletic equipment and clothing store located in Hoogeveen, the Netherlands, reports that it has boosted sales and decreased inventory-tracking costs via a radio frequency identification solution that tracks approximately 10,000 items storewide, from the back room to the point of sale .
John de Boer, influential Canadian furniture store owner
Influential contemporary furniture retailer John de Boer, who was president and CEO of the five-unit DeBoer's chain from the early 1980s until the business closed last year, has died at age 74. He succeeded his father, Anne, who opened the first outlet in 1950 and had stores in Toronto, Mississauga and Ottawa, Ontario.
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Prince Friso Dead: Dutch Prince Dies After Months In Coma
The Dutch royal house says that Prince Johan Friso, the brother of King Willem-Alexander, has died of complications after the 2012 skiing accident that left him with grave brain damage.