Category Archives: Finland

Clas Ohlson sent employees to China to study sustainability

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How good are the working conditions in a retail chain’s factories in Asia? At Clas Ohlson, some employees really know after paying a visit.

Marimekko to open limited edition store at NK in Stockholm

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Finnish design brand Marimekko will open a pop-up store at NK Department store for an exclusive limited edition. ”NK is a prestigious department store with a long history and a… Read more »

Lakkapää in administration sold to XL Bygg

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Lakkapää buildingware stores lives on in Sweden – converted to XL Bygg. XL Bygg Stenvalls takes over both premises and bearings. “We want to offer our customers good and accessible facilities with a wide selection… Read more »

Fashion chain expands commitment to the textile workers’ rights

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 Fifty Chinese fashion factories are included in a project, five of which are suppliers to Lindex, in a project to educate textile workers of their rights. After a successful pilot in… Read more »

Polarn O Pyret leaves China and Holland – targets Finland and Norway

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Polarn O. Pyret has today taken the decision to close the smaller and unprofitable operations in the Netherlands and China and to expand the number of stores in Finland and… Read more »