Find out about the retailer's strategic priorities, commercial focus areas, channel and country presence.

See data on the retailer’s performance and forecasts for its operations by channel.


K-Citymarket Järvenpää is a must visit, especially for those considering best-in-class large store formats, fresh produce or counters.

This in-depth guide to Finland explores the key trends in grocery retail and the growth strategies of the leading retailers in the country.

We look at five key trends set to shape the Western Europe in 2020. 

Latest News
News Feature image

We highlight case studies from the Nordics where retailers have been fundraising for a key cause during October and November. Themed private label products, donating a percentage of product turnover and encouraging shoppers to donate are among the tactics used.

More News
As retailers across the Nordics invest in foodservice opportunities in-store, out of store and online, we share some of the latest innovations from Finland. 1. Europe’s biggest sushi seller and country’s biggest venue in new partnership Kesko K-Citymarket Järvenpää, which won the IGD Store of the Year award 2019 claims to be Europe’s biggest sushi seller, selling thousands of kilograms...
Three developments from retailers in Sweden, Finland, and Denmark as they look to build their online and digital skill and scale. Sweden: ICA’s test for unmanned stores In collaboration with innovation hub ICAx and the Värmland region, ICA Nära Silleurd is the first among the larger chains to test an unstaffed store. Having begun in December 2019, the test will end on February 29, 2020. It ...
Finland’s Market Court has announced its decision to block Kesko’s acquisition of Heinon Tukku. Acquisition announced in May 2019 The retailer revealed its intention to purchase the wholesale business, in May 2019, from family-owned company Tukkuheino Oy and private individuals. Commenting on the decision, President of Kesko’s grocery trade division, Ari Akseli, said: “Naturally, we woul...

Please login to this service
to view this data


We talk to the winners of the IGD Store of the Year award 2019 to understand how the store has advanced, how it is adapting in the face of COVID-19 and plans for the future

Access our COVID-adjusted forecasts on over 400 retailers and grocery market sizes in over 180 countries

Get the latest industry news and insights straight to your inbox with our range of newsletters.

If you have a specific business challenge or training requirement we can put together something just for you.