Business A tool for every situation swissinfo.ch This content was published on March 17, 2005 - 10:36 March 17, 2005 - 10:36 Share Facebook Twitter E-mail Print Copy link In compliance with the JTI standards More: SWI swissinfo.ch certified by the Journalism Trust Initiative You can find an overview of ongoing debates with our journalists here. Please join us! If you want to start a conversation about a topic raised in this article or want to report factual errors, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Sort by Newest first Oldest first Load more Read more More More Victorinox This content was published on Feb 20, 2005 Feb 20, 2005 It's saved lives. It's a present for presidents. It's standard equipment for Space Shuttle crews and it continues to sell by the million. If... More More Zip it This content was published on Feb 21, 2005 Feb 21, 2005 When it comes to zips, there are no flies on Switzerland’s Riri. The zipper company, which is based in Mendrisio (Men-dree-zio), canton Ticino... More More Nescafé's worldwide success This content was published on Feb 21, 2005 Feb 21, 2005 By the time you'll have heard this sentence, thousands of people around the world will have drunk a cup of Nescafé. A staggering 3,900 cups of... More More Tough carpets This content was published on Feb 21, 2005 Feb 21, 2005 Fabric and carpet from a company in Langenthal (Lang-en-taal), canton Bern, travel around the world every day. And some pretty influential names... More More Wifag This content was published on Feb 21, 2005 Feb 21, 2005 People who read the "Dallas Morning Star" in the United States, "Le Monde" in France or La Nacion in Buenos Aires will probably have never heard of... More More Valplantes This content was published on Feb 22, 2005 Feb 22, 2005 The Swiss are proud of their agricultural heritage, but in a world of free trade, more and more Swiss mountain framers are finding it hard to survive. More More Ricola Herbal Lozenges This content was published on Feb 23, 2005 Feb 23, 2005 The word Ricola has become synonymous with a tasty lozenge or candy that is especially soothing for the throat, and often used against cough.