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jerk

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(mechanics)
The rate of change of acceleration; it is the third derivative of position with respect to time.
A unit of rate of change of acceleration, equal to 1 foot (30.48 centimeters) per second squared per second.
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is hoping to have the Jaw Jerker in full production and available to the public within the very near future.
Jerker Ringstrom: This also helps pharmaceutical companies be patient centric.
To me, Arne Frank is the perfect choice for the future of AAK, says Jerker Hartwall.
Our strategy to develop products further up the value chain is now being rewarded, says Jerker Hartwall.
We invite everyone to see this presentation in the usual way on the web," says Jerker Hartwall.
Selective acquisitions are complementing this strategy, and the acquisition of Croda Food Service in the area of Bakery and Rapsona (both business area Food Ingredients) came into effect in 2008 with a total turnover of approx 300 million SEK" said Jerker Hartwall.
Further, Rapsona will make a positive contribution to AAK's result in 2008," says Jerker Hartwall.
Marcel Rohner, Group Chief Executive Officer, UBS commented: "We are delighted to announce the appointment of Jerker Johansson as head of the Investment Bank.
I repeat that 2007 will give a clear improvement in operating profits compared with 2006, which involved major changes", says CEO Jerker Hartwall in a comment to the report.
He will be based in New York and report to Neal Shear and Jerker Johansson, Co-Heads of Institutional Sales and Trading.