Rema 1000’s focus on their own brands interferes with the targeted speed of growth. Sales and market shares have been standing still over the past year, according to recent figures from… Read more »
Coop’s former chain manager, Patrik Wirlén, returns to the grocery business by opening an independent grocery store for Matrebellerna – in the former Coop Extra store in Katrineholm.
The Norwegian Rimi-chain’s conversion to Kiwi or Coop Extra-stores has boosted the sales. Managers of some of the top Rimi-stores says turnover has increased by 30 percent.
Coop’s conversion of stores to the Extra-concept has made it the nation’s fastest-growing retailer. ”We’re passing store number 200 in June. Our aim in the long term is to become the… Read more »