Tag Archives: Gigantti

Elkjøp’s Nordic Christmas – up 3 percent

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Elkjøp Group’s Christmas sales, including Black friday and sales period over New Year, was great in Sweden, good in Norway and tough in Denmark and Finland. That’s the conclusion after Dixons… Read more »

Elkjøp sold for 25 million first night of Black Friday

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Despite server capacity problems within the Elkjøp Group at the start of Black Friday – the Norwegian online sales reached 25 million NOK from bedtime to breakfast.

Elgiganten to take over service and repairs partner

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Elkjøp Group takes over its main partner for service and repairs, InfoCare Workshop. ”The acquisition will strengthen our service offerings to our customers by ensuring efficient repairs and an even better… Read more »

947 million operating profit for Elkjøp Nordic

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Elkjøp Group is growing – with the Swedish branch of Phonehouse added to the family, Elkjøp Nordic set a new sales record in 2014/2015. Sales increased by two billion NOK, reaching 29.8… Read more »

Survey supports Elkjøp Group’s know how-strategy

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Dixons Carphone’s Nordic branch the Elkjøp Group is increasingly investing in service and help desks in the store. Now they have commissioned a study which confirms that they are right in… Read more »

Slower growth for Elkjøp Group – big cuts in Phonehouse head office staff

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Elkjøp Group’s revenue growth has slowed down. Still, the market shares are increasing. ”We have a very strong business in the Nordics and feel confident that the projects we are… Read more »

After PinPoint-success – Dixons Carphone says Nordic staff will be equipped with tablets

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Dixons Carphone, who owns the Elkjøp Group, has equipped its UK staff with 5,000 tablets with a self developed all-in-one solution called PinPoint in the store. This has boosted the… Read more »

Big box-formats seek Helsinki city centre locations

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Several small sized chains has left Finland and mainly city malls recent years. But in Helsinki, big-box concepts now take over the sites. “It has become more important to be where… Read more »

Expert-CEO: We have no plans for Sweden

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Expert is gathering its forces – for the battle against Elkjøp Group in Denmark, Norway and Finland. But Expert CEO, Lars Christensen, have no future plans for Sweden, and says a takeover of… Read more »

New superprofit for Elkjøp Group

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Dixons’ nordic chains Elkjøp and Lefdal in Norway, Elgiganten in Sweden and Denmark and Gigantti in Finland delivers a new superprofit to its owner. The Nordic sales for 294 stores… Read more »

Exclusive with Dixons CEO: ”Everywhere we open a Megastore – Media Markt becomes fantastically unprofitable”

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Scandinavia is the jewel in the crown of Dixons’ group. We got an exclusive interview with CEO Sebastian James about the market, Nordic vs the UK and the fight against… Read more »