Axfood will be the first in Sweden to introduce a deposit on juice bottles. ”We are the first to do this on a voluntary basis. Increased pledge is good for both… Read more »
Verkkokauppa.com develops its C2C marketplace-project by publishing information on more than 150,000 products no longer sold. It’s the first step towards a second hand-store online. ”We will eventually enable the sales… Read more »
Only one of five Swedish companies reach their CRM goals according to a new survey. But Ica is the company that most people draw their inspiration from and look up to,… Read more »
Kesko is making their purchasing chain more transparent. A list of the factories in high-risk countries manufacturing Kesko’s own brand clothes and shoes and those imported by the company itself is… Read more »
Ica’s sales of organic products continues to increase. In the first quarter, sales of organic food grew by 59 percent compared to the same quarter last year. The percentage of organics in… Read more »
At KappAhl, the efforts have intensified to ensure more sustainable fashion finds its way to the customer’s wardrobe. This spring, 24 percent of the fashion chain Kappahl’s assortment is sustainability… Read more »
In the past year, Lindex suppliers saved 900 million liters of water through projects for cleaner textile production in India and Bangladesh. “Our suppliers´ production operations throughout the supply chain… Read more »
Dansk Supermarked launches another saving program. But this time it’s about energy, 80,000 fluorescent tubes will be replaced with LED.
Finlandia Vodka raises a glass – for water. And promise to donate 1 USD for every toast back on social media.
Clas Ohlson has begun a campaign to encourage the reuse of empty printer ink and toner cartridges. This initiative is a part of Clas Ohlson’s commitment to sustainability, where environmental… Read more »
Kappahl takes a step into home interior – extending the Newbie collection. ”Newbie has been a big hit with parents of small children,” says Carina Ladow, KappAhl’s Vice President Assortment and… Read more »
The Norwegian government has decided that the levy on plastic and paper bags shall not be implemented from 15 March 2015.
The Swedish supermarket chain Ica will examine whether Danish piglets suffer unnecessarily during the killing. Hans Aarestrup, President of Danish Pig Producers, said in a Swedish radio program that it was… Read more »
Garment factory workers who sews clothes for the Norwegian fashion group Varner Group and Swedish H&M have unworthy working conditions, according to a new report from Fremtiden i våre hender… Read more »
Siba partners with Urb-it and will offer a one-hour delivery to most customers located in the center of Stockholm and Hammarby Sjöstad.
Willys organic sales grew 52 percent last year. But to rise the sales further, Axfood now extends the organic range at Willys with 100 items, a 25 percent expansion. The goal is… Read more »
MadMarked survives. Shop owner Peder Harboehas bought the name, concept and logo. ”The idea is that the stores can make a cooperative, which will take over the brand,” says Peder Harboe… Read more »
The Swedish market for organic products had a remarkable growth in 2014. ICA, Coop and Lidl all report new sales record. According to a fresh report presented today, the retail… Read more »
Kiwi is the first discount chain in Denmark to adorn one of its stores with the Swan. Today Monday will Kiwi’s shop near Aarhus in Aarhusbe awarded the Nordic ecolabel by Environment… Read more »
Coop goes fishing for organic brands. With a vision to create a unique brand name for fresh fish, Coop partnerships with Thorupstrand Kystfiskerlaug. The goal is to develop it into a… Read more »
Bestseller, Denmark’s by far largest fashion company increases its revenues for 2014 by five percent to 20.1 billion DKK. The profit before tax increased by 21 percent to 1.7 billion DKK according… Read more »
A weak spot for Media Markt in Sweden has been the logistics solution. Now, the consumer electronics chain gets all suppliers and products under one roof through a third party… Read more »
Scandinavian Retail is high ranked in the world. Among the nominees for World Retail Awards is H&M, IKEA and the Swedish Lidl-campaign for Dill restaurant. But some of the most interesting… Read more »
Steen & Strøm is at the top of sustainable shopping centre companies in the world. This according to the annual international GRESB survey – where Steen & Strøm was classified… Read more »