Category Archives: Finland

Stockmann exclusive: This is how we will do multichannel better

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Stockmann’s sales are decreasing and consumers and experts are critical to their multichannel offer. ”This critic is entitled and fair. But we have a strategy of what to do”, says… Read more »

Swedish Grolls buys Duunituote OY to become Nordic leader

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Working wear company Grolls has taken another step towards the goal of being the largest specialist chain in the Nordics with over a billion SEK turnover. Now Grolls buy Duunituote OY in Tampere,… Read more »

Stockmann going fast backwards: ”A major disappointment”

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Lindex is the light, but the Stockmann Group reports -8,9 percent revenue last quarter. CEO Hannu Penttilä sees significant changes in Finland’s retail market and problems in Russia and says… Read more »

Nordic designer talents awarded at Copenhagen fashion week

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It was two Swedish and one Finnish designer who during the recent fashion week in Copenhagen won the awards as the best upcoming designers. Textilhögskolan Borås was a supplier of… Read more »

Specsavers’ Nordic subsidiaries increased their custom volume by 10,5 percent

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UK optician giant had a great year in Scandinavia. In Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland together the chain was driving customer volume up by 10.5 percent and improving sales by… Read more »

Interview: Verkkokauppa and multichannel in Finland

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Finland’s only listed online retailer Verkkokauppa.com has delivered their second official report with a 24,2 percent growth. ScandinavianRetail.com got a talk with a very national multichannel retailer that is ready… Read more »

New superprofit for Elkjøp Group

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Dixons’ nordic chains Elkjøp and Lefdal in Norway, Elgiganten in Sweden and Denmark and Gigantti in Finland delivers a new superprofit to its owner. The Nordic sales for 294 stores… Read more »

Here are Kesko’s problem markets

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Anttila’s losses inhibit Kesko’s profit. The first half reported a profit of EUR 56.3 million compared to 96.3 MEUR last year. But the finnish giant has problems in several markets.