XXL Sports and Outdoor is one of the biggest successes in Scandinavia in recent years. The Norwegian big box chain has completely changed the sports market in Norway and Sweden… Read more »
Orkla Foods Sweden moves its headquarters from Eslöv to Malmö. This eliminates 225 jobs from Eslöv. The production facility will remain.
Cosmetics chain Kicks has invested heavily in multichannel. And the company’s e- commerce has today grown bigger than any of the chain’s 250 stores . In addition to a successful mobile initiativ,… Read more »
Norwegians and Russians spend most money when they visit Sweden. But the neighbor visits to Sweden decreases according to the new boundary survey.
A board resolution of the Norwegian Ski Federation states that cross country ski star Petter Northug can not compete in the Coop suit in national competitions coming season. The… Read more »
Private labels are turning into a great challenge for the grocery industry in Norway. Coop and Rema 1000 have the largest share of own brands – and will continue to… Read more »
Today Dixons and Carphone warehouse announced the deal. The two firms will merge and create a europan giant in consumer electronics. In Sweden this might mean Elgiganten wins the jackpot… Read more »
Coop Extra has been a successful concept for Coop , and the new discountchain is growing fast. Today opens store number 150.
Biltema, the discount department store chain, is expanding rapidly. 66 new stores are planned in the Nordic countries during the next five years . But it’s also aiming also outside the region…. Read more »
For the first time, a survey is made quarterly to estimate the progress in the whole Nordic e-commerce. During the first quarter of 2014 seven of ten northerners bought online products… Read more »
The family business O.N. Sunde owns Gresvig, which is behind sports chains G-Sport and G-Max with 259 stores in Norway. ” The trend is towards fewer , larger and more… Read more »
Norways largest pure player online will be more complete. Komplett has pointed out automotive parts as the companys new major growth market. – We will find solutions that will change… Read more »
XXL is now Norway’s largest sports retailer. In 2013 the fast growing chain passed G-Sport/G-max and now holds a market share of 24 percent in the Norwegian market.
Sports chains G-Max and XXL now accuse each other for the same violation Now both G -Max and XXL run the risk of a coercive fine of up to one… Read more »
According to the Norwegian consumer authority G -Max may have misled customers through their promotional campaigns. Now the sports chain risks a penalty up to a million NOK. CO, the Consumer… Read more »
”Retail trade can experience 50 billion in reduced turnover through physical stores by 2020”, says retail expert Reidar Mueller from Varde Hartmark. These are the conclusions in the consulting firms… Read more »
Scandinavia is the jewel in the crown of Dixons’ group. We got an exclusive interview with CEO Sebastian James about the market, Nordic vs the UK and the fight against… Read more »