Coop Danmark news

10 November 2017
We round up the latest news from Sweden as Bergandahls looks to triple its organic store count and Paradiset plans an online launch for summer 2018. Elsewhere,Coop Sverige invests in online marketplace as it looks to replicate the in-store experience. Bergendahls to triple organic store count Bergendahls is planning to open ten new Ekohallen organic stores in the future, three of which will...
07 November 2017
We round up the latest news from Denmark as Coop Danmark gets set to open the country’s first unmanned store and sends its Irma hen on tour. We also report on Bilka’s online launch in two stores, highlight store opening milestones for REMA 1000 and føtex, as well as share expansion plans for high street discount chain Normal. Coop Danmark's unmanned store to open in 2018… Coop Danmark has a...
09 August 2017
We round up the latest news from Denmark including Coop Danmark's plans to streamline its banners and its new online speciality snacking shop, as well as MENY's discount price match. Coop Danmark CEO: rebranding formats as part of 2018-2020 strategic plan... Coop Danmark, which currently operates a number of grocery formats, may look to streamline its banners under the Coop brand as part of...
20 July 2017
We round up the latest news from Denmark as Netto updates on its KIWI conversion plans, while Coop Danmark trials vegan-vegetarian departments in Irma stores. Netto opens three newly converted stores Following parent company Dansk Supermarked’s acquisition of the leases of 81 KIWI stores from Dagrofa, Netto has opened three newly converted stores. Netto is set also open a further 40 new sto...
10 July 2017
We review the Coop Crowdfunding initiative, highlighting how it works and its success so far, as well as spotlighting successfully funded projects and current projects. How does it work? Danes can support food producers to raise funds in two ways: By lending producers money to achieve their goals. This works in a comparable way to a loan, with investors paid interest when a project...
13 June 2017
We share the latest news from Denmark as Dansk Supermarked takes over Dagrofa’s KIWI stores, while Coop Danmark offers delivery by bicycle in partnership with FETCH. Dansk Supermarked takes over 80 KIWI stores Dansk Supermarked Group is acquiring around 80 KIWI leases for existing stores and new sites from competitor Dagrofa. Dansk Supermarked Group plans to convert these stores to the Nett...
31 May 2017
We round up the latest news from Denmark as Aldi closes 32 stores and Coop Danmark wins an award for its app. Aldi closes 32 stores to invest larger 'more modern shops' ... Aldi has closed 32 of its 220 stores in Denmark, following reporting a loss of DKK 243m (EUR 32.7m) in 2016. The retailer has reported losses in Denmark since 2010. Commenting on the development, Thomas Bang of Aldi ...
11 May 2017
We report on the latest news as the country's biggest discount store opens, retailers address food waste and the growing role of crowdfunding. Netto introduces Denmark's biggest discount store... Netto has introduced the country's largest discount store, a 2,000 sq. m store in Amager. Brian Seemann Broe, director of Netto said the new store would be 'a super-modern and extremely invitin...
11 April 2017
We bring you news from Coop Danmark, including its 2016 results, online developments and new hypermarket concept. 2016 revenue declines 1.1%, profit by 59.8% Coop Danmark has reported that its 2016 revenue excluding VAT decreased by 1.1% DKK 44.7bn (€6.01bn). Profit also dropped by 59.8% to DKK 254m (€34.2m). Profit declines driven by market slowdown, store closures & investments Th...
11 January 2017
We report on the latest developments at the Danish market leader including how it is supporting Danes to lead a healthier lifestyle and its new smartphone self-checkout capability. Promoting a healthier lifestyle with a focus on vegetables… In 2017, Coop Danmark’s stores will launch a range of initiatives to inspire shoppers to eat healthier. The retailer is starting the campaign this week,...