Coop Denmark introduces one of the world’s most successful concepts in food over the past 10 years, Italian Eataly. First it will replace Irma as the big market in the… Read more »
The ABC chain is renewed, after about 20 service station stores begin to run their operations under the name Lähi ABC! with services targeted primarily to local customers, who are… Read more »
The café and restaurant premises of the REDI shopping and experience centre, which will open at Kalasatama, Helsinki in 2018, announces that the shopping centre’s 38 restaurants, cafés, bars and… Read more »
Denmark is the local training ground for Hotel Chocolat – before global expansion. “Our plan is to use Denmark, which is a close by smallish market with lots of good… Read more »
Norwegian Shell has launched a new food concept – to upgrade its status. The customers will now see the origin of the food ingredients. ”Increasingly more people want local, Norwegian… Read more »
The upgrade of the Myyrmanni shopping center is ready to be presented. A new S-market, a modernized restaurant and café offering and new establishments from Jysk and Seppälä are the news.
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 »
Convenience index from the Swedish Convenience & Fast Food shows that sales, measured in comparable units and in current prices, rose 3.7 percent in the fourth quarter of 2015. Traders’… Read more »
Sturegallerian, with adjacent buildings, in the middle of Stockholm’s best known entertainment och premium shopping district, can be demolished. The property owner plans a giant building project – for seven years…. Read more »
Swedish westcoast city Varberg gets a brand new retail park. 24,000 square meters of retail space, and a Biltema store will complement the city retail offer.
Popular Swedish coffee chain Espresso House has only one Nordic country left to enter. But this spring, the first shop in Denmark will open at Rådhuspladsen in Copenhagen. The strategy is to complement… Read more »
Today, Starbucks opens up the doors to its first store in Uppsala, at Gränby Centre. It is a 155 square meters café with an outdoor terrace of 40 sqm. In total,… Read more »
The American burger chain Hwy 55 had great plans for Denmark. But it did not make it until Christmas. Only a few months after launching the first two units, the burger… Read more »
(Updated with guest tweets) Lidl’s alternative Nobel banquet, named Lebon, in Stockholm seems to have been a success. 1300 guests, many of them sending out happy reviews on social media,… Read more »
How will Lidl repeat the marketing success of ”Restaurant Dill”? Now the question has an answer: A live pop-up alternative Nobel party for 1300 guests with Masterchefs and all revenues to cancer… Read more »
Stockholm suburb center in Haninge will get an entertainment centre, Rollers n ‘Bowlers, targeting families and associations.
Today, Wednesday, opens a Starbucks at Ica Maxi Häggvik in Sollentuna – the second Starbucks store in the framework of the cooperation between ICA and Starbucks. ”It feels great to open… Read more »
Åhléns is investing in diversity – and has a stated objective that at least 20 percent of the workforce within the Åhléns concepts should have international backgrounds in 2020. New… Read more »
Reitan Convenience is preparing for a new fast dining concept for travel points, called Northland. Stavanger train station and the extension at Oslo Airport will have the four first units.
Vasakronan leases 1700 square meters to the Food Village Stockholm AB, a new restaurant and food hall concept, at Vasagatan 16 in Stockholm. Food Village will be a marketplace with sustainable… Read more »
Four out of five sectors in the Swedish convenience & fast food sector have increased their sales this year. But minimarkets and service stations have a decreasing trend. ”The industry’s… Read more »
Ikea stops serving beer and wine in all Swedish restaurants. ”We have simply listened to our customers”, says Anna Pilkrona Godden, press officer for Ikea in Sweden.
Nørreport, The North Gate – near the market halls Torvehallerne and the metro station – got the next Starbucks in Greater Copenhagen. Dansk Supermarked targets many more.