Category Archives: E-commerce

Woody Bygghandel makes large digital B2B-investment

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Building and ironware is a fast rising category online. Swedish B2B-specialist and franchise chain Woody Bygghandel has kept a low profile online so far, but now faces a substantial investment in… Read more »

Bianco Footwear sold to Bestseller

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Bestseller continues the acquisition-strategy. Now the troubled shoe-chain Bianco becomes a part of Anders Holch Povlsen’s fashion empire. He says an expansion of Bianco’s online and wholesale business is on… Read more »

Critical store service as online business is rising for Christmas

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One third (33%) of all Swedes made at least half of the Christmas presents shopping online, according to a recent survey. “While the survey shows how critical it is to create an overall… Read more »

Clas Ohlson increased Christmas sales by 13 percent in Finland

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Clas Ohlson sales increased by 5 percent in December to 1,114 MSEK (1,066). In local currencies, sales increased by 7 percent. Total sales during the first eight months of the fiscal… Read more »

Stylepit replaced board and CEO

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The CEO and all directors except one at Danish online fashion player Stylepit has been replaced. It is the result after an extraordinary general meeting in Stylepit A/S.

Indiska applies for reconstruction

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Indiska has submitted an application for reconstruction. A weak autumn and Christmas sales have worsened the situation of the pressed fashion and interior design chain. “In order to realize Indiska’s potential, we… Read more »

Danish e-commerce consumption to reach new milestone in 2016

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Danish ‘purchases online continues to experience double-digit growth and rounded, according to Danish Chamber of commerce, 90 billion DKK in 2015. For 2016, the Danish industry expects that e-commerce in goods and services… Read more »

Byggmax to complete aquisition of Skånska Byggvaror

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Byggmax completes the acquisition of all outstanding shares in Skånska Byggvaror. Skånska Byggvaror is an online based retailer in the do-it-yourself market for refined building material. The Company has operations… Read more »

New online market place to offer free platform and logistics for fashion stores

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The new fashion online site NA-KD has now acquired retailer number three and four as they buy up two online stores Inspo and Imso, both of which sell clothes to young women. Meanwhile, founder… Read more »

Komplett ready to start full scale online pharmacy from January.

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Komplett Pharmacy aims to become Norway’s Apotea, the Swedish online success. A change in the law gives Komplett the amittance to sell prescription medicines online. Now the goal is to become Norway’s largest pharmacy.

Stylepit-owner prepares for an exit from stock exchange

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Online fashion company Stylepit is preparing for an exit from the stock exchange. New owner Bestseller has currently proposed the company to be delisted. This according to a call for an… Read more »

Lower margins for Elkjøp Group

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(Updated with Nordic numbers) Elkjøp does not contribute to its owner DixonsCarphone as before. The reason is lower margins – and weakening currencies. Still, separate markets like Sweden reports good growth and forecasts… Read more »

Holch Povlsen: I do not know what it will be like to operate a business like Stylepit

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Anders Holch Povlsen, who sits on a 83 percent stake in the internet fashion store Stylepit says he is prepared to invest the work it takes to get Stylepit back on… Read more »

Skånska Byggvaror brings Byggmax to Denmark by acquiring Pavillon

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Byggmax acquisition of  Skånska Byggvaror ware is approved. And now a platform for the establishment in Denmark is provided by the new subsidiary acquiring Pavillon, a leading retailer of conservatories and greenhouses… Read more »