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Stockholm, Sweden (February 14, 2002)

Demicron brings Java to watchmaker OMEGA

Stockholm, Sweden (February 14, 2002) - Demicron, the recognized leader in developing of rich media software for the web with a focus on Java, today announced that they have signed a general agreement to develop interactive watches for the Swiss watchmaker OMEGA's new Internet site (www.omegawatches.com). A great number of OMEGA´s watch collection will be displayed online with interactivity and correct atomic time.

The online watches will be created using the web-authoring tool WireFusion, developed by Demicron, and will give the OMEGA site visitors an increased understanding of the functionality and appearance of the watch. The on-line OMEGA watches, created using the WireFusion technology, can be viewed in all cross-platform Java enabled browsers, without any extra download or frequent update of plug-ins.

"The collaboration with OMEGA means a lot to us, both as a reference as well as a proof that our technique is appreciated and stands the competition." says Stefano de Carolis, CEO of Demicron. "Quality has always been important to Demicron and the collaboration with OMEGA, a company focusing on high quality products and its brand both off-line and on-line, further strengthens us in our aim to work with constant high quality and state-of-the-art technology."

Other reputable companies using Demicron´s plug-in free WireFusion technology are Swatch (www.swatch.com) and Compaq (www.compaq.se).

The collaboration with Omega starts off Demicron´s new Creation Team, offering content creation based on the WireFusion technology. The company also strengthens its US presence with a new sales office in California (www.demicron.com/sales).

About OMEGA
OMEGA, founded 1848, is a world leader in developing high quality watches with distribution in 130 countries through a selective network of 7,000 points of sale, chosen from among the world's best retail jewellers. The worldwide OMEGA organization belongs to The Swatch Group Ltd (17,729 employees), the world's largest watchmaking group. Headquarters in Switzerland. For more information, visit www.omegawatches.com

About Demicron
Demicron, founded 1996, is located in Sweden and is a recognized leader in developing of rich media software for the web with a focus on Java. The company distributes its products to more than 40 countries around the world. For more information, please call Demicron at +46-8-564 869 50 or visit www.demicron.com

Contact Information
Stefano de Carolis
CEO
phone +46-8-564 869 52 (Sweden)
fax +46-8-564 869 51 (Sweden)
e-mail: stefano.decarolis@demicron.com

Annica Bergman
Marketing Coordinator
phone +46-8-564 869 53 (Sweden)
fax +46-8-564 869 51 (Sweden)
e-mail: annica.bergman@demicron.com

Demicron AB
Brunnsgatan 3
172 68 Sundbyberg
SWEDEN

 
 

 

 
 
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