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Status: Withdrawn
Type: Brand TLD
Priority #: 272 - FLSmidth A/S

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.fls was a Brand TLD proposed in ICANN's New gTLD Program. The applicant was FLSmidth A/S, who also applied for .flsmidth.[1]

The applicant withdrew its application for .fls on December 6, 2013.[2]

Application Details

The following is excerpted from the applicant response to question #18:

"FLSmidth & Co. A⁄S is the holding company of the entire FLSmidth Group, and does not as such have any commercial activity other than being the holder of shares in the operational companies in the Group. FLSmidth A⁄S is by far the largest operating entity in the Group, which today consists of some 150 companies all over the world. ..

FLSmidth is a leading supplier of equipment and services to the global cement and minerals industries. FLSmidth supplies everything from single machinery to complete cement plants and minerals processing facilities, including the provision of service before, during and after the construction of such plants and facilities. .. FLSMIDTH A⁄S intends to reserve all names within the TLD to itself and its affiliates, under a single-registrant model. The Company intends to use such registrations primarily for promotional and navigational purposes relating to FLSMIDTH’s online presence and⁄or for the provision of its wide range of goods and services."[3]