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176 news and releases

July 2019

K Group strengthens responsibility in its purchasing by opening a children’s day care facility in a lamp factory in China

K Group is looking to take on an even bigger role in the responsibility of its global supply chain. As the first company in Finland, K Group has opened a children’s summer day care facility at a lamp factory in China together with the Center for Child Rights and Corporate Social Responsibility (CCR CSR). This will enable factory workers to have their families close by in the summer.


25.07.2019 13:53

Half year financial report 1-6/2019: All-time best Q2 result

Strong growth strategy execution increased net sales and improved profit further.

Investor, Company, Media

24.07.2019 14:15

K Group, Paulig and Globe Hope launch Finland’s first circular economy pilot for coffee packages: cooperation gives coffee packages a new lease of life

K Group, Paulig and Globe Hope have joined forces to launch the first ever recycling pilot in Finland for coffee packages with the aim of giving the packages a new lease of life. Launched in June, the pilot involves five K Supermarkets where consumers are welcome to return their empty coffee packages. Globe Hope will then collect the materials and reuse them in manufacturing new products. How the packaging materials will be reused is up to consumers to decide.

Responsibility, Customer, Media

23.07.2019 09:53

Kesko’s sales in June

The sales of Kesko Group’s continuing operations totalled €929.7 million in June 2019. In comparable terms, the sales were at the same level as the year before. Reported sales from continuing operations grew by 1.9%.

Investor, Media

12.07.2019 09:00

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