Style index from Svensk Handel Stil shows that sales of clothing in the dealer channel, measured in comparable units and in current prices, fell by 1.2 percent in April compared… Read more »
It seems once to have been a short retail spring – and soon spring collections must go on sale. Svensk Handel’s Chief Economist Jonas Arnberg says the transition between the seasons will be… Read more »
Style index from Svensk Handel Stil shows that sales of clothing in the dealer channel, measured in comparable units and in current prices, fell by 0.3 percent in March compared with… Read more »
Swedish retailers does not have a strong belief in next year’s development. According to Svensk Handel’s Trade Barometer, an increasing amount forecast a decline in sales, falling profitability and reduced… Read more »
Tourists importance for retail commerce continues to grow. For many of the foreign tourists who visit Sweden are shopping often the main purpose of the trip. Svensk Handel’s new report shows… Read more »
The Swedish government presented the budget for 2016 yesterday. But the Swedish Trade Federation are concerned that the costs for young employees will increase by 3.5 billion SEK. “The government should… Read more »
Swedish retailers have sold more than ever this year, but profitability goes down due to the large summer sales. And next month, it will be more expensive to hire young staff…. Read more »
May-sales among Swedish specialist retailers in fashion was the worst for three years. ”May was i bit of a perfect storm”, says Mikael Sandström, industry-president of Svensk Handel Stil.
On Svensk Handel’s, the Swedish Trade association’s , annual meeting three new names were elected into the Board. The new board members are Ann Carlsson, CEO of Apoteket, Klas Balkow,… Read more »
Mats Hedenström has been hired as the new nutrition policy director at Svensk Handel. ”I am very pleased to have recruited Mats Hedenström to the important post of nutrition policy director…. Read more »
Swedish Trade Federation Svensk Handel, is opening an office near the European Parliament in Brussels. “60 -70 percent of all new legislations affecting the Swedish merchant’s are EU legislations, so… Read more »
Tina Thorsell has been recruited as the new Head of Communications at the Swedish Trade Federation, Svensk Handel.
28 percent of the Swedish consumers plan to do their majority of shopping online which is ten percent more than last year. As usual, many plan to cut back on… Read more »
The Swedish Trade Federation is very critical to Swedish government’s autumn budget. And the trade union Handels thinks it is not enough. ”Swedish trade receives a double punch from the government”,… Read more »
Swedish Retail will start to cut down on employees. That’s a conclusion after the election from Svensk Handel’s survey Handelsbarometern.
Swedish retail traders’ optimism drops marginally in September. Political uncertainty decreases their confidence.
Svensk Handel’s, the Swedish Trade Federation’s, consumption indicator, Köpsuget, landed at plus 4 in August, compared with plus 20 in the previous poll conducted in June.
The trade indicator Handelsbarometern from the Swedish Trade Union shows continued good times for retailers. The futureindicator remains at a historically high level. Not since 2010 have confidence been so… Read more »
Swedish E-commerce is more profitable than regular trade. But both the retail trade as well as wholesale and e-commerce shows stable profitability in a survey of traders ratios made by… Read more »
Svensk Handel, the Swedish Trade Federation, has signed a frame agreement with Seamless regarding the mobile payment solution SEQR. In a recent study by HUI Research, 90% of the merchants stated… Read more »