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From NRK Brännpunkt tonight on The power Game in Norwegian food retail.

NRK-documentary: ”Dishonest grocery retail in Norway”

The Norwegian grocery giants Rema 1000 and Norgesgruppen recieve sharp criticism in an NRK documentary tonight, Tuesday. Grocery chains are singled out for not working for the customers best by only letting the major suppliers reach the shelves, and for requiring payment for an attractive placement in their store. “The industry has evolved into a dishonest direction,” says […]

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New VAT-limit in Norway: 350 NOK

Norwegian e-commerce and retail trade only won half the battle. The duty- and non-VAT-limit will rise to 350 NOK, including shipping and insurance costs after Venstre and Christian Democrats parliamentary group have approved the budget agreement with the government parties. (more…)

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Rema 1000 introduces premium meat

Norwegian-owned discount chain Rema 1000 introduces a field of new products that smells more of luxury than the discount. It’s in line with the new focus on Danish cuisine from both grocery market players – and politics – to eat local, fresh produce and tradition worn. In the future, Rema 1000 customers could find beef […]

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