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Reitan’s divestment of Axfood shares opens up for a Swedish Rema 1000

Norwegian Reitan group, the second largest shareholder in Swedish Axfood, is about to divest its 15.6 percent holding – and Odd Reitan denies re-election to the Board. ”A sale increases financial flexibility and enables us to better capture growth opportunities in our existing businesses ”, says Odd Reitan, Chairman and CEO of Reitangruppen. One move could […]

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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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Odd Reitan: We are more solid than ever

Net income for 2014 shows that Reitangruppen is more solid than ever. Totalomsetningen was 82 billion NOK, an increase of  5 billion from 2013. The last ten years Reitangruppen tripled the operating profit. ”Effective structures and good system operation gives us tremendous power in a demanding market. We use the power to secure 36,611 jobs in the […]

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Rema 1000 promotes ugly vegetables

REMA 1000 has jumped on the trend among European grocery chains to sell “unique” vegetables. Now Norwegian potatoes, onions, apples and carrots who does not have the perfects shape will be sold under “Best Price”. ”We think it is unfair to say these products are bad, but they can be unique and special, we sell them to an additional favorable […]

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New Fakta-concept targets quality and supermarkets

Danish discount chains has levelled up their quality demands lately. Rema 1000 will sell premium meat and Netto is in a partnership with Løgismose. But Coop chain Fakta has been quiet, until now. It will reveal it’s plan for the “new Fakta” when opening four new stores this autumn. Lars Rasmussen, food manager at Fakta, […]

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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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REMA 1000 attracts most Norwegians

REMA 100 is the first choice for Norwegian consumers. Norske Spisefakta 2014 shows that REMA 1000 might not always be the closest grocery store for Norwegian youth, familys or seniors. But it gets much higher rating on where they prefer to do their shopping, which means it attracts most customers from outside. “This is very […]

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Rema closes all stores on Saturday

Rema 1000 closes 256 danish stores on Saturday On Rema 1000’s 20th birthday , all employees from tcash register to arehouse have been invited to celebrate the big party on Saturday in Fredericia. Over 5000 employees have announced their arrival . ”The customer is our top chef and we have already celebrated our 20th birthday […]

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