moss-norway

Sarpsborg and Moss, Norway

Tonight’s cities are Sarpsborg and Moss, Norway.  Check out these pretty cool factoids:

Sarpsborg

Borregaard Industries is and always has been the most important industry in the city. The city is also the home of Borg Bryggerier, part of the Hansa Borg Bryggerier, Norway’s second largest brewery-group.”

Moss

“The town is known for paper mills, as well as metalworks and other factories. Dillingøy is known as a place for alternative non-military civil service. Moss is mentioned since the Renaissance and was the site of the signing of the Convention of Moss in 1814, which solidified the union with Sweden. The headquarters of textile producer Helly-Hansen are located here. The maker of international hotel keycards, Trio Ving, also has their headquarters here.”

*** according to wikipedia of course

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