Ending child labour in supply chains

June 12th is the World Day Against Child Labour. Around the world, 168 million children are involved in child labor and more than half of them, 85 million, are working under unconditional worst forms. Companies have a responsibility for how their commodities are produced and consumers have a role to play through their choices. We…

Swedish Minister for Finance & SACC-DC Seminar

Swedish Minister for Finance, Ms. Magdalena Andersson at the SACC-DC Seminar 2016-04-15 Maria Lönnberg, Magdalena Andersson, Christer Bergman, Robin Lindgren, Frida Gustafsson The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce of Washington, DC (SACC-DC)  welcomed Swedish Minister for Finance, Ms. Magdalena Andersson to Washington, DC on April 15th to speak to and discuss  with SACC-DC members about the Swedish…

Creating Transatlantic Business Success – The Nordic Perspective

Together with NACC, FACC, ADBC, Department of Commerce and SelectUSA, SACC-DC was pleased to welcome guests to the joint “Creating Transatlantic Business Success – The Nordic Perspective” event March 15 2016. SACC-DC’s own Christer Holmberg from Tacton Systems spoke to the attendants about struggles and challenges one might encounter when entering the U.S. market, and…

Orrefors & Kosta Boda SACC-DC Offer

For nearly 275 years Orrefors and Kosta Boda, have been meticulously hand crafting high quality crystal and art glass in the forests of Sweden. Drawing inspiration from the beautiful surroundings – glistening lakes, green meadows, crystal clear air – the artists honor tradition while pushing the boundaries of design and technique. The timeless, yet evolutionary…

Welcome “MilDef”

Welcome to new Corporate member MilDef AB!  MilDef consists of MilDef AB and MilDef Systems AB in Sweden, MilDef Limited in the United Kingdom, MilDef Inc in US (under setup) and MilDef Crete Inc in Taiwan. MilDef develops, supplies and supports rugged computers, electronics and software to customers in the defense sector. This ranges from…

“Natalia Brzezinski joins KREAB”

NATALIA BRZEZINSKI JOINS KREAB Brzezinski to serve as a Washington, DC-based International Advisor for Global Communications Firm WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 30, 2015) — On December 1, 2015, Natalia Brzezinski will join the Stockholm-based strategic communications firm Kreab as an International Advisor with KreabÂ’s Washington, DC office. Natalia Brzezinski is a respected moderator, journalist, and experienced…

Welcome “Innovation 360 Group”!

Welcome to our new Corporate Member “Innovation 360 Group”!   Innovation 360 Group is a technology-enabled business consulting company headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden considered by Fortune among others as the “European Silicon Valley”. They have now recently open the first US office – located in Tysons, VA and represented by US Commercial Director and innovation…