Reitan Handel news

25 March 2021
Although performance at urban convenience stores has been challenged amidst COVID-19 in many Western European markets; Reitan Convenience has invested in four new concept stores as it seeks to be fit for the future in partnership with design agency Reactor AB. These new store concepts elevate the customer experience across its formats to a whole new level, while PBX could set the benchmark...
08 March 2021
Earlier this year, we outlined five global trends that will shape the convenience channel this year and beyond. Below are some case studies to show how sustainability and health are rising up the agenda. Taiwan: increasing healthier options Well-known Taiwanese brand I-Mei is promoting new products at FamilyMart, emphasising local origin, quality and no preservatives added. While Famil...
17 November 2020
Reitangruppen, which operates the discount banner REMA 1000 in Norway and Denmark, as well as a variety of convenience banners in the Nordics and Baltics, is rebranding, restructuring and exploring listing on the stock market. We consider this and how a listing may help fuel the retailer's growth ambitions. Its REMA 1000 banner is the fastest growing discounter in Denmark, while it remains the ...
11 April 2019
Reitangruppen has reported its 2018 results, with REMA 1000 discount turnover increasing by 4.8% to €7.3bn, while Reitan Convenience turnover increased by 1.4% to €1.7bn. REMA 1000 turnover increased by 4.8% to NOK 70.2bn (€7.3bn) REMA 1000 turnover including franchises increased by 4.8% to NOK 70.2bn (€7.3bn). Operating profit increased by NOK 243m to NOK 1.9bn (€197.9m), which represents ...
13 February 2019
We round up the latest developments from leading Nordic retailers as they invest in supermarkets, convenience, online and foodservice. Norway: NorgesGruppen’s MENY tailors formats with 'Gourmet' and 'Urban' offer NorgesGruppen’s MENY supermarket banner is launching two new internal classifications for its MENY supermarket banner. Internally, formats will be classifed as 'Gourmet' and 'U...
18 October 2018
Retailers continue to invest in private label, with recent enhancements across different tiers including entry level, premium, organic and ethical ranges. We round up six of the latest innovations across the region, featuring activity from Tesco, Coop Sverige, REMA 1000, Jumbo, Carrefour and Sonae MC. 1. Tesco unveils Jack’s private label range in new discount format Tesco has introduced ...
20 June 2018
Following recent appointments at Reitangruppen and Dagrofa, a further phase have been announced by both retailers. Reitan Convenience appoints new CEO for Sweden… Reitangruppen has appointed Mariette Kristensson as president and country manager of Reitan Convenience Sweden. Kristensson was previously CEO of Reitan Convenience in Norway , while beforehand she worked as Marketing Manager f...
13 June 2018
We highlight changes at the top of REMA 1000, Bergendahls and Dagrofa. Norway: REMA 1000 appoints Trond Bentestuen as CEO of Norwegian operation REMA 1000 has appointed Trond Bentestuen as CEO of its Norwegian operation. Bentestuen is currently Executive Vice President of Wealth Management & Insurance at DNB. Jan Frode Johansen will continue as franchise director for REMA 1000. Ole Rober...
26 April 2018
We share the latest news from Denmark as Dansk Supermarked reports its 2017 results, while Coop Danmark plans to close over 10% of Fakta discount stores. Dansk Supermarked 2017: +1.5% to €7.9bn Dansk Supermarked has reported that its 2017 revenue increased by 1.5% to DKK58.8 bn (€7.9bn) as its profit before tax increased by 26.6% to DKK2.2 bn (€295.2m). 2017 highlights: investment, price...
08 March 2018
7-Eleven in Sweden has launched two new initiatives at its stores, one supporting its consumers, the other, its staff members. Sharebox in stores In eight stores in Stockholm, 7-Eleven has introduced Sharebox storage cabinets for consumers. Individuals will be able to conveniently hand over keys without having to meet the recipient. Moreover, the person collecting the key can do so anyti...