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167 news and releases

October 2018

K Group strengthens efforts towards equality

K Group / Kesko is the most sustainable trading sector company in the world and in Finland, and we are constantly and ambitiously striving to improve the sustainability of our operations in various areas. We are now strengthening our work towards gender equality by making the promotion of equality a more systematic part of our responsibility programme.

Responsibility, Customer, Company, Media

12.10.2018 14:16

Petri Käyhkö named Security Director of the Year

Aalto University Professional Development (Aalto PRO) and the Finnsecurity Association have named K Group’s Head of Corporate Security Petri Käyhkö as Security Director of the Year, for achieving distinction and promoting expertise as a leader in the security sector.

Careers, Company, Media

11.10.2018 15:54

September 2018

Kesko’s Jukka Erlund named CFO of the Year 2018

Kesko’s Jukka Erlund has been named CFO of the Year 2018 by Talouselämä magazine and Accenture. The jury notes that Jukka has played a key role in Kesko’s transformation, from strategy work to the execution of acquisitions and divestments and the related financing and integration.

Investor, Company, Media

25.09.2018 14:50

Over 40 K-food stores already use the ResQ Club app to reduce food waste

A growing number of K-retailers are using the ResQ Club app to sell food close to its “best by“ or expiry date, thus reducing food waste in the stores while offering customers products at reduced prices. With the app, some K-food stores have managed to reduce their food waste to one-sixth of what it used to be.

Responsibility, Company, Media

21.09.2018 12:35

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