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Zaandam

(Dutch zaːnˈdɑm)
n
(Placename) a former town in the W Netherlands, in North Holland: an important shipbuilding centre in the 17th century. It became part of Zaanstad in 1974
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ZAANDAM, Netherlands -- Hanneke Faber, chief e-commerce and innovation officer at Ahold Delhaize, is leaving at the end of December to join Unilever, and the company said it is seeking a successor.
In addition to Eurodam and Zaandam this year, ms Koningsdam and ms Oosterdam received perfect scores in March.
ZAANDAM, Netherlands --After receiving approval from the Federal Trade Commission, Ahold NV and Delhaize Group have completed their merger, resulting in the creation of Ahold Delhaize.
Highlights & inclusions Embark in Amsterdam - the delightful Dutch capital Call at Hoorn - Zuider Zee port Included half-day excursion to Keukenhof Gardens Call at Zaandam On-board entertainment and English commentary Escorted by a friendly, experienced cruise manager Three nights' full board accommodation on board Olympia Coach travel from the local area and Channel crossings
With calls in Hoorn and Zaandam on the reclaimed Markermeer, and a visit to famous Keukenhof Gardens included.
Highlights & inclusions Embark in Amsterdam Call at Volendam - Zuider Zee port Included half-day excursion to the renowned Keukenhof Gardens Call at Zaandam On-board entertainment and English commentary Escorted by a friendly, experienced cruise manager Three nights' full board accommodation on board Olympia Coach travel from the local area and Channel crossings *Book by 30 April 2016.
Highlights & inclusions Embark in Amsterdam - delightful Dutch capital Calls at Volendam - Zuider Zee port and Zaandam Half-day excursion to the renowned Keukenhof Gardens On-board entertainment and English commentary Escorted by a friendly, experienced cruise manager Three nights' full board accommodation on board Olympia Coach travel from the local area and overnight DFDS Seaways' crossings with cabin *Book by 30 April 2016.
With calls in Volendam and Zaandam on the reclaimed Markermeer, and a visit to famous Keukenhof Gardens included.
As evening approached, I headed to the town of Zaandam, where I stayed at the stunning Inntel hotel, Amsterdam Zaandam, in the Zaan region.
Dutch merchant ship SS Zaandam, bound for New York (from South Africa), carrying 8,600 tons of chrome and copper ore as well as 600 tons of general cargo, had a crew of 112, 18 armed guards and 169 passengers including survivors from four previously sunk ships.
Calls at Volendam, Lelystad, Zaandam and Amsterdam ?