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Falköping

(fäl`chö'pĭng), city (1990 pop. 31,990), Skaraborg co., S Sweden, between lakes Vänern and Vättern. It is a commercial and industrial center. Manufactures include textiles and cement. There are numerous prehistoric remains, including burial mounds and stone monuments. Nearby, in 1389, Margaret of Denmark defeated and captured Albert of Mecklenburg, the king of Sweden.
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With the acquisition of the Umea properties, the company now has holdings in 18 Swedish communities - Falkoping, Huddinge, Katrineholm, Klippan, Landskrona, Lulea, Lund, Linkoping, Ljungby, Malmo, Norrkoping (2), Trelleborg, Uppsala, Umea, Vetlanda, Vallingby, Vaxjo and Orkelljunga.
The research consists on both desk research and research visits in the twelve Cittaslow towns--six Polish (in 2010: Biskupiec; in 2012: Nowe Miasto Lubawskie; in 2016: Nowy Dwor Gdanski, Gorowo Itaweckie, Gotdap, Ryn), three Scandinavian (in 2011: Danish Svendborg, Norwegian Skotterutd within the boundaries of Eidskog municipality, Swedish Falkoping) as well as three German (in 2011: Marihn; in 2016: Meldorf, Penzlin), using a wide spectrum of qualitative methods (unreactive, empirical, questionnaire, in-depth interviews, and participant observation).
The authors wish to thank the psychiatric outpatient clinics of Arvika, Karlstad, Mora, and the psychiatric clinic at the Falkoping Hospital, as well as the social work services in Arvika, Forshaga, Karlstad, Kristinehamn, and Rattvik.
The company has previously announced the opening of a store in Falkoping in 2015.
As part of the deal, Arla is getting about 100 employees, the Falkoping production facility and rights to the Falbygdens brand, the vendor said.
Up next was Falkoping, where we toured a dairy farm and met with local farmers.
University of Gothenburg researchers have spent many years studying the remains of a Stone Age community in Karleby outside the town of Falkoping, Sweden.
(17) Lindgren, Bank, investmentbolag, bankirfirma; Gunnar Palmquist, Segrande samverkan: historik till Svenska Bankmannaforbundets 75-arsjubileum [Winning Co-operation: History for the 75-Year Jubilee of the Swedish Bank Tellers' Union] (Falkoping, 1962); Soderlund, Skandinaviska banken i det svenska bankvasendets historia, 1914-1939.
#TEAM Edinburgh's Mel Coutts captained England's women's volleyball team as they went down 17-25 20-25 25-23 14-25 to Sweden in a friendly match in Falkoping
Before finishing fourth in a 400m race in Falkoping, Sweden last night - recording a season's best 45.82secs - he said: 'If they had told me 'we're going to make the decision on Monday morning - you'd best go to the AAAs' I would have been there and I would have given it everything.