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 »
The swedish pig nationalism is peaking four days before the EU-election. ”The retail business should immediately put a stop to Danish pork and other meat produced illegally”, says Bo… Read more »
” We now supply a utility to FDIHs members so they have a checklist for the new rules , which will come into operation on 13 June 2014. They get… 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.
E- commerce continues to grow rapidly. One of the industries which in recent years has had great growth online is children’s products and toys. The industry increased its sales by… Read more »
Kristianstad is the City Center of the Year 2014 in Sweden. – What a birthday present! This is a fantastic recognition for the work we have done with urban development… Read more »
Coop invests heavily in Umeå food market. The large and growing residential area Tomtebo in Umeå has long been without a grocery store, but it will change now. Coop, that already has… Read more »
XXL is in town. The sports chain opened up the doors to their first Swedish high street location on Wednesday – on a hotspot in Stockholm. On Hamngatan, between Gallerian… Read more »
Italian Calzedonia opened its first store in Sweden in autumn 2013 in Sturegallerian in Stockholm. This weekend the retail chain that offers stockings, tights and swimwear will open the next store… 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 »
American coffee and baked goods chain, Dunkin ‘Donuts, will within five years have established up to 50 units throughout Sweden. The first will open in Stockholm this autumn. The Swedish… Read more »
American chain Dunkin ‘Donuts will within five years have established up to 50 units throughout Sweden. The first will open in Stockholm this autumn. The Swedish owners have links to… Read more »
Svensk Handel, the Swedish Trade Federation, has signed a frame agreement with Seamless regarding the mobile payment solution SEQR. In a recent study by HUI Research, 90% of the merchants stated… Read more »
The real estate owner AMF Fastigheter takes an even firmer grip on Stockholm City centre. After the launch of the mall Mood Stockholm two years ago now an even bigger… Read more »
Thursday, 15 May, all employees will be gathered to celebrate twenty years in the Swedish market for Dixon-owned Elgiganten through the event “We Are Giants”. “It’s been an amazing journey… Read more »
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 »
Kållered Köpstad has been a sad story recent years. But the presence of IKEA has managed to keep the trade area floating while several property investments have gone wrong. Now it’s… 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 strong growth in e-commerce continues. First quarter 2014 sales increased 16 percent. It is primarily retail categories that previously had limited online sales that are growing strongly.
Media Markt had 792 million reasons to change CEO in Sweden. That’s how much last year cost the consumer electronics chain in swedish crowns. All stores go in the wrong… Read more »
VVAB (Valbo Retail park, jointly owned by KF Real Estate and Coop Gävleborg) and Rico Estate Development have entered into a cooperation agreement regarding the further development of the northern… Read more »
The retail trade sales volume increased by 5.1 percent in March compared to the same month last year. Mainly because of a strong spring effect for durables.
Tikkurila has sold its shares in Happy Homes Sweden AB to the chain’s retailers. To accomplish full custiomer focus, Happy Homes must become a proprietor chain, says Happy Homes CEO,… Read more »