Kesko partners up with Swedish ICA’s international ICA Global Sourcing (IGS) in international purchasing for Kesko’s home and speciality goods trade, to an extent of which is unprecedented in the history of Kesko. The… Read more »
Several major brands are leaving the shopping center Strömpilen in Umeå. The reason is that they move to Ikea’s new shopping center south of town. “Our stores in the city and… Read more »
After completing several turnarounds, ICA Group launches large changes in their management. Hemtex-CEO Peder Larsson resigns and will be replaced by Björn Abild, currently CEO of ICA Special. New CEO of ICA… Read more »
Ica will complete the buyout offer for the shareholders of the textile and interior chain Hemtex after reaching a 98.3 percent ownership.
ICA Gruppen AB today announces a cash offer to the shareholders of Hemtex AB with the purpose to reach 90 percent ownership. Two major shareholders has already accepted the offer.
Jula AB’s new Chairman is Peder Larsson. He takes over after Bengt Andersson who will remain on the Board as a member. ”Jula is a company with a very special Jula-spirit,” says Peder… Read more »
Hemtex’ textiles get more comfortable every year. 2014 was the chain’s most successful in many years. Net sales passed a billion SEK – and Hemtex can report their first full… Read more »
The city of Ulricehamn lacks some attractive retailers. When property company Hökerum fastigheter asked Hemtex to open a store it ended up with the property company itself to become a… Read more »
ICA Group starts putting their brands together. Now Hemtex launches a ICA Home by Hemtex-collection exclusively to the chain’s hypermarkets.
Swedish textile chain Hemtex has gone from being a problem to an innovating retailer. Now CEO Peder Larsson wants to see more ecommerce integration in Scandinavian malls. ”But our greatest… Read more »
Textile chain Hemtex today opens a new concept store focused on upscale bedroom decor. But it is also a test store for a new e-commerce system based on omni-channel, offering… Read more »
ICA, Sweden’s market leader in groceries, announced Wednesday that more than half of the ICA Group’s portfolio companies are for sale. ICA only wishes to keep the textile and home… Read more »