Cafés and kiosks are still performing well in the Swedish service trade. But traffic shops and mini markets needs to act now to get customers back, says Bengt Hedlund, CEO… Read more »
A new fast-food concept is about to be rolled out in Finland – and possibly in Sweden. At least five new restaurants will open every year. Masterchef Michael Björklund believes… Read more »
Now the restaurant mix is complete in Mall of Scandinavia. A number of international restaurants chosen to open their first Sweden unit in Mall of Scandinavia, among them Turkish Simit Sarayi and Norwegian… Read more »
Dunkin’ Donuts’ first locations in Sweden are now public. The café chain will go with Unibail-Rodamco and open in Täby Centrum and in Mall of Scandinavia. ”Leasing costs are extremely… Read more »
They run the show in Norway, Sweden, Finland and the Baltics. Now Reitan Convenience is waiting for the right opportunity to pass Shell as Europes biggest convenience chain actor. ”We can’t just… Read more »
Swedish star chef Melker Andersson has entered the malls with different restaurant concepts. But he is not happy with his landlords. ”After 14 establishments I still find myself stepping on… Read more »
Café-chain Dunkin’ Donuts is soon ready to announce their first opening in Sweden. ”Dunkin’ Donuts wish to try the European concept in Sweden”, says CEO Tommy Svensson. He also confirms… Read more »
Socialdemokraterna and Miljöpartiet in Sweden have agreed not to touch the lower tavern VAT. It will therefore remain at twelve percent. Both the restaurant industry and food retailers are satisfied.
Next Thursday, September 25, Starbucks opens their second coffee shop in cooperation with Dansk Supermarked. It will be the first in Denmark with a kiosk-concept. And the first in Europe… Read more »
It’s not allowed to call yourself Jensen, even if that is your name. Jensens Bøfhus won the case against Jensens Fiskrestaurant
Dansk Supermarked is already doing it. Now ICA plans to open Starbucks in-store locations at Swedish ICA stores parallel to Starbucks’ high street flagship introduction later this year. “This is… Read more »
Steen & Ström’s city project Galleria Boulevard in Kristianstad has been running for almost a year with an average of 85 000 visitors a week. For second phase, the café and restaurant… Read more »
This is where the Swedish master chef Melker Andersson will open a new lifestyle concept in the new retail hotspot behind NK in Stockholm. Right across the street from his… Read more »
Stockholm City Centre property specialist AMF Fastigheter looks back on a successful first half of 2014 for MOOD Stockholm. The new city mall has become a tourist magnet with increased… Read more »
Axfood announces a new CEO of the restaurant and retail chain Urban Deli. Direkten-CEO John Andvaller takes over the position in the late fall.
Citycon continues to target municipal services as a key to their shopping centers. Next week a new library opens at Kista, northwest of Stockholm City.
Former marketing director, Joachim Knudsen, is the new CEO of McDonald’s Denmark. Joachim Knudsen replaces Stephen Shillington, who will continue his work as vice president of McDonald’s Nordic. He will join in on a new… Read more »
Stockholm-mall Fältöversten gets a new bistro-concept. ”Our concept is designed to meet all the needs that exist around Karlaplan”, says Elin Stråkendal, marketing manager at Klang Market.
At year-end Söderpunkten in Helsingborg closes down completely. Then a refurbishment starts – and the mall switches from retail to services.
The Danish bakery chain from Sjaelland has to close its six departments. The bankruptcy affect 80 employees. The chain has six branches in Sjaelland in Hillerød, Birkerød, Skibby, Stenløse, Hvidovre… Read more »
Lisa Björt Nygaard Monday visited Joe & the juiceFields at Amager with his two young daughters, but got a lot more than she ordered.
Competition is increasing in Oslo, the world coffee town of 2012. Several new concepts have opened in recent years – and they all have expansion plans.
On Friday, Åhlens opens the newly renovated department store in Halmstad. A new concept, new interior, new products and a new café, Café Å lait is introduced to Halmstad.