Dagrofa thanks its Gestus brand for a strong growth in sales of private label products. With Gestus as a spearhead sales of its own brands grew by 10 percent in 2015 . ”The… Read more »
Danish KIWI is now rolling out the extra large discount stores. The offensive kicks off with the launch of the name KIWI + and with the opening of the fifth bigger store,… Read more »
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 »
Norway Post has signed 845 new agreements with Post i butikk/In-store post offices. 75 of them means a change of operating stores. A majority of them are switching location from Kiwi.
Discount chain Kiwi will close 11 unprofitable stores in Denmark by the end of March. ”Some newer stores we close, we must unfortunately characterize as failed establishments, “says Brand director of Kiwi, Carsten… Read more »
The Norwegian discount chain Rema 1000 opened Danish store number 272 in Aalborg last week. Now it changes its upper limit from 300 stores to over 400 – and gears… Read more »
The staff at Kiwi in Årnes wanted more than just being the best in their region. Yesterday they were awarded best Kiwi-store in the country. ”The goal from day one… Read more »
Dagrofa adjusts its strategy and focus exclusively on the retail future. “We could easily continue with the strategy we have today. But we want to accelerate our growth in the… Read more »
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.
Danish grocery giant Dagrofa, now under Norgesgruppen’s control had an expensive year. While earnings before taxes are still on the positive side, the Group result landed at a negative 318 million… Read more »
Maxi Storsenter in Drammen closed at the end of 2013. Today it opened revitalized as Strømsø Center. Inside is Norway’s largest Kiwi XL.
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 »
Kiwis digital newsroom has been named the best in Norway in class “Newcomer” for a successful newsroom. ”This was a pleasant surprise. It is always motivating to receive recognition for the… Read more »
KIWI is ready to scale up the size of the stores in Denmark. This week the first larger discount store opens in Randers, as a SuperBest store is converted to… Read more »
After Coop acquiring ICA in Norway, there were thoughts about higher food prices. But KIWI’s new strategy is to beat Rema 1000 on price. Especially on fruits and vegetables.
The CEO of KIWI Minipris, Jan Paul Bjørkøy, has been awarded Retail leader of the year 2015 in Norway. He received the prize at Handelskonferansen in Oslo. XXL became the retail chain… Read more »
Dagrofa and its co-owner Norgesgruppen takes the Norwegian Meny-concept to Denmark by a merge and conversion of SuperBest and Eurospar. The first Meny-stores will open their doors next spring. At… Read more »