JC’s CEO Thomas Behring resigned the other day. Yesterday, April 6, the company applied for reconstruction at the Stockholm District Court.
H&M reports a 9 percent sales increase for the first quarter, but the negative US-dollar effect won’t be neutralized until the last quarter this year. ”This has made our purchasing… Read more »
Dansk Supermarked Group (Danish Supermarket Group) will annually invest 2 billion DKK in the construction of new stores, refurbishment of existing and further development of the company’s e-commerce platforms. In 2016 more… Read more »
Bygghemma has extended its partnership with payments company Svea Ekonomi and now gives them exclusivity for payment solutions in Sweden, Norway and Finland, with the intention of eventually expanding to… Read more »
Coop Danmark is working hard to double the sales of organic food before 2020. Now t’s going to try to do it in two weeks. All1,200 stores are participating and some of… Read more »
Thomas Behring resigns as CEO of the fashion chain JC.
Dagrofa campaign “Choose Danish – you buy, we give”, has sent more than 1.5 million DKK back to producers in Danish agriculture.
Stockmann’s resigning CEO Per Thelin says he completed the reorganization the Board hired him to do. But he is ready to continue as an adviser to Stockmann’s management. ”We have now taken… Read more »
Jula’s customer club, JulaClub, has now reached 2 million members. “It’s fantastic! 2 million JulaClub members is a proof that we have many dedicated customers. JulaClub is an extremely important… Read more »
With a new Chairman, the turnaround specialist Per Thelin leaves his position as Stockmann’s CEO only 17 months after he took the job. ”The agreed strategic actions – in particular the divestments… Read more »
Bilka has set the concept for the future – starting in Tilst. The store re-opening on Saturday is the new and modernized version of the hypermarket, aimed to compete with discount chains… Read more »
Fashion chain Brothers’ new move is a more personal shopping experience. Seven stores will now offer a free bookable hour of dedicated time with a seller.
It looks like the Danish electronics chain Fona will be closing even more stores than previously thought. According to the curator, Ole Borch, only eight out of 56 stores will… Read more »
Laura Kiianlinna-Tunkelo has been appointed Country Manager for KappAhl in Finland and will from 4 April lead and develop the sales organization in KappAhl’s 60 stores in Finland. She has extensive… Read more »
Erikslund shopping area in västerås is one of Sweden’s largest, but also has many vacant premises. Now discount operator ÖoB changes neighbor from Elgiganten to Jula and Willy. “We know… 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 »
Clothes chain Moss Copenhagen has gone bankrupt, but survives with new management and new owners. All the 12 stores in the chain continues. ”No one will be laid off because of… Read more »
The extra sales day in February boosted Swedish retail sales significantly. The turnover increased by 8.7 percent from February 2015 to February 2016. Retail trade for consumables showed an increase… Read more »
Kids premium fashion chain Polarn O. Pyret acquires 51 percent of the shares in Kids Company Oy in Finland. ”We have established a solid plan to increase the number of… Read more »
Sister brands Addnature and Bikester deepen their cooperation and launch a joint concept store in Stockholm on 1 April. For the two e-commerce stores, it adds a new contact with… Read more »
Viking Line has opened the Baltic Sea’s first specialty store in design, decor and beauty. ”We hope to bring the concept to our other six ships,” says Eva Rehnström, Purchasing Manager Sales… Read more »