Expert scares away more Danish traders.
Now 19 white goods store merchants leave for the independent chain Hvidt & Frit.
Expensive IT solutions, larger stores and a central Nordic warehouse solution makes 19 Punkt 1 and Elplus-stores leave the chain.
Instead, they switch to the smaller Hvidt & Frit, a purchasing association which currently has 25 stores spread across Denmark, as well as an online store since 2007. Hvidt & Frit is also part of the Danish purchases Association Group Nordic.
“We’ve had some resellers that did not accept the new terms of purchase. It’s like this when you make big changes, “says Jesper Boysen, country manager of Danish Expert.
Besides this ,Expert closes 30 own stores to be replaced by 25 megastores.