Category Archives: Finland

New buildingware CEO a one-year-solution

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DT Group, the largest buildingware retail actor in the Nordics, has a new President, the Stark-CEO Søren P Olesen. But only for the next 12 months. “As Søren P. Olesen… Read more »

Iso Omena to open international restaurant complex

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Espoo shopping center Iso Omena west of Helsinki introduces a new restaurant complex and café offers to go with the new Finnkino cinema. It is said to be unique among Finnish shopping… Read more »

Citycon expands organisation with eight new employees

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After the acquisition of the Norwegian Sektor in July 2015 Citycon is now announcing that it employs eight people, including three operation engineers and a property technician in order to build… Read more »

Citycon grew with Sektor-aquisition during 2015

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Nordic shopping center giant Citycon’s revenues increased significantly during 2015 after the aquisition of Norwegian Sektor. Like-for-like, the net rental income increased by 1.1 percent. Sweden and Norway were the… Read more »

”An attempt to hijack Stockmann”

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A power struggle has emerged within Stockmann. According to the KSF-owned Hufvudstadsbladet, largest shareholder Hartwall wants to combine the share series and thus reduce the Finnish-Swedish interests of power in Stockmann…. Read more »

Kesko joins ICA for international home and specialty goods sourcing

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Kesko partners up with Swedish ICA’s international ICA Global Sourcing (IGS) in international purchasing for Kesko’s home and speciality goods trade, to an extent of which is unprecedented in the history of Kesko. The… Read more »

Clas Ohlson to expand home interior range –and open more Norwegian stores

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Clas Ohlson further expands in Norway and opens new stores at Amfi Finnsnes, Voss and Maxi Sandnes. The shops all have planned opening before summer 2016. At the same time… Read more »