Backpack specialist Eastpack has said it experienced 10 percent growth in Germany in the first half of this year compared to sales last year. The company didn't reveal numbers, but said it is very optimistic about growth in 2003. SNEWS® View: Percent growth doesn't say a heck of a lot without real numbers to compare it to.
Did you hear?... Broadband growth up 33 percent in one year
The number of broadband subscribers in the 30 countries tracked by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) reached 181 million in June -- a 33 percent increase over the previous year. Broadband reached an average of 15.5 subscribers per 100 inhabitants, ...read more