Reitan Handel news

01 December 2015
Norway’s market leader NorgesGruppen is to launch its Deli de Luca concept at a number of larger Esso forecourts, following the retailer's ten year agreement with Esso Norway AS, which will see Norway Servicehandel AS operate 106 Esso shops and car washes throughout the country. Deli de Luca operates 30 convenience stores Deli de Luca is one of NorgesGruppen's convenience banners, curr...
17 November 2015
Norway’s Reitangruppen has revealed it is launching a new premium convenience dining concept, Northland, with an emphasis on traditional Norwegian bakery products next week. Airports and railways a key focus The retailer will use the format to target travelling consumers at airports and railway stations, with the first store opening in a Stavanger train station next week, while another ...
28 August 2015
Norwegian market leader NorgesGruppen has revealed its results for the first half of 2015, reporting a 5.7% increase in operating revenue to NOK 35,978m (€3.8bn). The retailer acknowledged that growth was largely organic, while the acquisition of ICA had ‘contributed positively’ . Elsewhere, there have been reports that a new online grocery retailer is set for launch in the market. Norges...
27 August 2015
In Denmark, where the discount channel represents around 40% of the grocery market, we review some of the latest discounter news, including results from Reitangruppen’s REMA 1000 and KIWI’s new collaboration with a dietician. REMA 1000: 9.2% growth in Denmark In an article published by Finans.dk, Henrik Burkal, CEO of REMA 1000 in Denmark revealed that the discounter saw growth of 9.2% i...
16 June 2015
Following recent visits to key markets in northern Europe, Senior Retail  Analyst Harriet Cohen considers four trends shaping grocery retail across the region. This article was written by Harriet Cohen,  Senior Retail Analyst in IGD's international research team. Harriet is responsible for shaping IGD's research into  Sca...
15 April 2015
Swedish market leader ICA has completed the sale of its underperforming Norwegian business to Coop Norge. Completion follows conditional approval in March In March, the Norwegian Competition Authority announced conditional of the sale of ICA’s 553 food stores; dependent on Coop Norge selling 93 of its stores. Read our view on how this is set to impact the Norwegian grocery market h...
04 March 2015
The Norwegian Competition Authority has announced conditional approval of the sale of ICA’s Norwegian business to Coop Norge, Norway’s third largest retailer.  Meanwhile, in Sweden, ICA has revealed exciting developments in e-commerce. Norway: ICA sale is conditional on Coop Norge selling 93 stores The sale, which is anticipated shortly, is dependent on the sale of 93 of Coop Norge’s stores. ...
03 March 2015
Reitangruppen, Norway’s second largest grocery retailer has released its 2014 results, reporting a 6.5% increase in turnover to NOK 83bn (€9.5bn). Discount success: ‘running logical concepts that customers want’ The retailer’s discount banner, REMA 1000, continued to perform, reporting a 5.8% increase in turnover to NOK 58bn (€6.7bn). The retailer attributed this to running ‘logical c...
17 December 2014
Norwegian retailer, Reitangruppen, has partnered with logistics company, DHL Express to allow shoppers to collect parcels at 7-Eleven, Shell / 7-Eleven and Narvesan convenience stores. Tests to start this month The new service will be tested in selected stores this month and introduced further in January, with the aim of being available at around 100 stores. Reitangruppen: ‘We expand t...
09 October 2014
REMA 1000, discount banner of Reitangruppen, is partnering with a new Norwegian online grocery retailer Kolonial.no. The partnership will see REMA 1000 supply grocery products via the Kolonial.no website. Exciting development for and Norway and discount channel The move marks an exciting development for the broader Norwegian market and the discount channel as REMA 1000 will become the first r...