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Gävle

(yĕv`lə), city (1990 pop. 67,300), capital of Gävleborg co., E Sweden, on the Gulf of Bothnia. Although icebound for three months of the year, the port of Gävle has a busy export trade, especially in iron ore and lumber. Manufactures of the city include paper, leather goods, porcelain, textiles, and beer. Chartered in 1446, Gävle is the oldest and largest city in Norrland. It was largely destroyed by a fire in 1869 and was rebuilt in a modern style.
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ABOUT GEVALIA First established by trading entrepreneur Victor Theodor Engwall in the humble seaside of Gavle, Sweden, Gevalia is an exquisitely smooth yet rich coffee experience that has been perfected by Swedes since 1853.
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A rich, never bitter coffee experience, Gevalia has been refining the art of expertly crafted coffee since 1853 when our journey began in the small port town of Gavle, Sweden.
Based in Gavle, Sweden, GavleNet provides Internet access to residential and business customers, as well as campuses, in the region.
Development continued with, for example, the signing of 11 healthcare contracts in France and the award of a multi-service contract for all of the schools and senior residences in the city of Gavle, Sweden.
Powerful Swedish Heritage Gevalia Kaffe has been refining the art of luxurious coffee since 1853, when founder Victor Theodor Engwall began importing and roasting the world's finest beans in the seaside town of Gavle, Sweden.
It's an idea that stretches all the way back to Victor Theodor Engwall, who started his trading company in the seaside town of Gavle, Sweden in 1853.
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