Nordic Expert’s Power-chain accelerates in Finland in a speed that leaves the establishment strategy in Denmark way behind. This week nine new stores open by converting Expert-stores – among them, the… Read more »
Ikea reveals it will open its first order and collection point in London, with a store in Westfield Stratford City this summer. This will be the first branch in a… Read more »
Expert is now launching the Power chain in Finland. Next stop is Sweden The first opening out of two Finnish stores this week was an expected success. “We brought the… Read more »
H & M received the prestigious task of creating the Swedish Olympic collection. For the first time H & M has also designed the contest garment for a selected number… Read more »
Lindex has released its sustainability report for 2015. It shows an increase in the amount of sustainable garments by 64% compared to previous year, work with health education to women… Read more »
With change of month for the Crazy days campaign, the Stockmann Group’s sales in March were down by 26.9 percent and amounted to 84.0 million EUR in the continuing product areas and businesses…. Read more »
Dagrofa thanks its Gestus brand for a strong growth in sales of private label products. With Gestus as a spearhead sales of its own brands grew by 10 percent in 2015 . ”The… Read more »
Gränby Centre invests in a spectacular playground ”The new playground is designed as a miniature Uppsala,” says Daniel Kvant-Suber, business developer, Atrium Ljungberg.
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 »
Dagrofa campaign “Choose Danish – you buy, we give”, has sent more than 1.5 million DKK back to producers in Danish agriculture.
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 »
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.
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 »
The border trade does not suffer from a weaker Norwegian currency. In Charlottenberg the retail trade has so far this year increased by over 20 percent. “When the Norwegian krone… Read more »
The Swedish discount phenomenon Gekås in Ullared, who can attract over a hundred buses with visitors from far away in a day, get an eighth season of its television series. “I… Read more »
Danish KIWI is now rolling out the extra large discount stores. The offensive kicks off with the launch of the name KIWI + and with the opening of the fifth bigger store,… Read more »
American superstar Kanye West caused some raised eyebrows as he unexpectedly showed up at Ikea in Älmhult in Sweden. Ikea does not want to comment the reason for the visit… 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 »
Bauhaus changes its Swedish tv-commercial concept. Out goes the family. In comes the Hollywood actor Peter Stormare. “Peter is probably Hollywood’s best handyman. He simply plays the role of himself, “says marketing… Read more »
Reitan Convenience Sweden with the brands Pressbyrån and 7-Eleven, has been named one of Sweden’s most attractive employer. It’s mainly the company’s internal training program that allows for further development and… Read more »
Stockholm’s fashion business is getting more concentrated to Nacka Strand and Stockholm fashion house. Today a new showroom of 8000 was inaugurated.
Coop Norway will return 670 million NOK to its members this year. ”It is always very nice to work in Coop when profits are shared and members receive their buy dividends paid back…. Read more »
Statoil Fuel and retail will change all petrol station signs in Scandinavian to Circle K in May. But parallel to the huge brand change, new Statoil stations are inaugurated. This week… Read more »
The past two years Lindex has involved employees as models for the Bra-volution campaigns. This year, they asked the customers to be underwear models. 6 women out of 700 applicants… Read more »
All Swedish food retailers reports new record levels for organic sales. The largest is yet Coop – while Lidl is growing most in percentage terms. “We believe that organics will continue… Read more »
Online competitions misusing different brands has escalated – and customers disappointment damages the real brand name. Now Coop has made a larger research of unauthorized competitions using Coop’s brand on behalf… Read more »