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More and more K-food store customers are also withdrawing cash when they make their purchases. All K-food stores offer cash withdrawal services in places where it is not otherwise possible. There are over 60 postal codes in Finland with K-food stores but no cash machine (ATM).Responsibility, Customer, Media
The first approximately 15 stores of the new chain specialising in health, beauty and wellbeing will be opened in the autumn 2017 in the capital area, Turku, Tampere, Kuopio and Oulu. The chain is now recruiting almost 100 wellbeing experts. The new chain is estimated to create up to 1,000 new jobs in Finland.Careers, Company, Media
Kesko Corporation's half year financial report for January-June 2017 was published on 27 July 2017.Investor, Company, Media
It’s a familiar feeling for many of us: we think we eat healthily, but put on more weight each year. One reason behind this phenomenon may be that many products contain surprising amounts of hidden sugar, salt and fat.Responsibility, Customer, Company, Media
Circular economy is a growing theme in sustainability and K Group is undertaking a number of measures to promote it. Circular economy requires changes in established operating methods, and therefore, we are developing innovative circular economy solutions in all our divisions.Responsibility, Customer, Careers, Investor, Company, Media
First stores and the online store of the new chain specialising in health, beauty and wellbeing will be opened in the autumn 2017.
In March of this year, Kesko and Oriola announced their intention to establish a new store chain specialising in comprehensive wellbeing. The establishment of the joint venture has been awaiting the approval of Finland’s Competition and Consumer Authority. The aim is to complete the establishment of the joint venture company as soon as possible and to open the first stores and the online store in the autumn. The chain's name, concept and the location of the first stores will be announced later.
On Saturday, June 10, 2017, Finland celebrated national Village Shop Day. All of the country’s K-Markets took part and many were filled with a delightful market atmosphere and hosted communal charity events under sunny skies – as you can see in the collection of photographs from around Finland.Responsibility, Customer, Media
Building work on K Group's new headquarters – called K-kampus – has begun. On Monday 12 June the foundation stone of K Group’s new offices – K-kampus – was laid and the strategic aim of the creation of a more unified K Group moved a step closer. K-kampus will be a modern office building built in the Kalasatama district of Helsinki and after its completion it will house 1,700 employees, currently spread throughout the Helsinki metropolitan area, under one roof.Careers, Company, Media