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Encyclopedia > Netto (store)
For other unrelated supermarket chains with the same name, see Netto (Les Mousquetaires) and Netto Marken-Discount.
Netto
Type Private
Genre Supermarket
Founded Copenhagen, Denmark
Headquarters Køge
Stavenhagen
Pontefract
Kobylanka
Falkenberg
Area served Europe
Industry Retail
Parent Dansk Supermarked Group

Netto is a Danish based chain of discount supermarkets. Netto is owned by the Dansk Supermarked Group, which in turn is owned by A.P. Møller-Mærsk Group and F. Salling. The first Netto store opened on Godthåbsvej in Copenhagen, Denmark in 1981. Image File history File links Question_book-3. ... Netto logo A Netto store in Copenhagen Netto is a Danish based chain of discount supermarkets. ... French Netto logo Netto is a French chain of hard discount stores owned by the Les Mousquetaires group. ... Netto Marken-Discount is a German supermarket chain. ... For the gay mens lifestyle magazine, see Genre (magazine). ... For other uses, see Copenhagen (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Denmark. ... Køge in Winter Køge is a municipality in east Denmark, in the county of Roskilde on the peninsula of Zealand. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Stavenhagen is a town in the district of Demmin, in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Pontefract Castle in the early 17th Century Pontefract is a town in the county of West Yorkshire, England, near the A1 (or Great North Road), the M62 motorway, and Castleford. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Falkenberg is a town in Halland County, Sweden. ... For the band, see Big Brother and the Holding Company. ... The Dansk Supermarked Group (Danish Supermarket Group) is a corporation owning several chains of stores. ... Packaged food aisles in a Fred Meyer store in Portland, Oregon A supermarket is a departmentalized self-service store offering a wide variety of food and household merchandise. ... The Dansk Supermarked Group (Danish Supermarket Group) is a corporation owning several chains of stores. ... The A.P. Moller-Maersk Group (Danish: A.P. Møller-Mærsk Gruppen) is an international business consortium involved in a variety of business sectors, primarily transportation. ... For other uses, see Copenhagen (disambiguation). ... AUGUST 25 1981 US Marine Sean Vance is Born on the 25th of August {ear nav|1981}} Year 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays the 1981 Gregorian calendar). ...


Netto has stores in the following countries:

Country Since Stores
 Denmark 1981 382
 Germany 1990 256
 United Kingdom 1990 179
 Poland 1995 136
 Sweden 2002 80

Contents

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Denmark

A Netto store at Lygten, in Copenhagen

The first Netto store opened in Denmark in Copenhagen in 1981. At first the items sat in boxes and on pallets, but the chain quickly expanded, and the service level increased as well. Today there are 382 stores. Download high resolution version (2048x1536, 1335 KB) Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Download high resolution version (2048x1536, 1335 KB) Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... For other uses, see Copenhagen (disambiguation). ...


Germany

In September 1990, Netto started an internationalisation process, and Germany was the second country to get Netto. The first store was opened in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern not long after the Fall of the Wall. Netto has since expanded in the states of Brandenburg, Berlin, Saxony-Anhalt and Schleswig-Holstein, and there are a total of 256 stores today. This article is about the year. ... Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania (German: Mecklenburg-Vorpommern) is a Bundesland (federal state) in northern Germany. ... View in 1986 from the west side of graffiti art on the walls infamous death strip Walls poster in memory of the fall. ... For the similarly spelled Brandenberg, see Brandenberg (Austria) or Brandenburg (disambiguation) Location Coordinates , , Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2) Administration Country NUTS Region DE4 Capital Potsdam Minister-President Matthias Platzeck (SPD) Governing parties SPD / CDU Votes in Bundesrat 4 (of 69) Basic statistics Area  29,479 km² (11,382... This article is about the capital of Germany. ... With an area of 20,447 km² and a population of 2. ... Schleswig-Holstein is the northernmost of the 16 Bundesländer in Germany. ...


In Germany, a second chain of stores, called Netto Marken-Discount and owned by EDEKA has also been in operation since 1984. It currently has more than 1,000 sales outlets in most West German states. The two chains are unrelated to each other. Netto Marken-Discount is a German supermarket chain. ... The EDEKA Group is the largest German supermarket corporation. ...


United Kingdom

Netto began operating in the United Kingdom in Leeds in 1990. Netto primarily expanded in central England, and there are stores in London, Leeds, Liverpool, Southampton, Leicester, Sheffield, Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Barnsley, Bradford, Corby, Doncaster, Grimsby, Manchester, Middlesbrough, Morecambe, Newcastle upon Tyne, Kingston upon Hull, Wakefield, Sunderland, Swaffham, King's Lynn, Bedlington, Wigan and Coalville (opened May 2007), among other locations. For other uses, see Leeds (disambiguation) and Leeds City (disambiguation). ... This article is about the year. ... For other uses, see England (disambiguation). ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... For other uses, see Leeds (disambiguation) and Leeds City (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Liverpool (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Southampton (disambiguation). ... This article discusses Leicester in England. ... For other uses, see Sheffield (disambiguation). ... This article is about the British city. ... Wolverhampton is a city in the historic county of Staffordshire and metropolitan county of the West Midlands. ... Curiositykc 15:34, 9 September 2007 (UTC) For other uses, see Barnsley (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Bradford (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Corby (disambiguation). ... For other places with the same name, see Doncaster (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Grimsby (disambiguation). ... This article is about the City of Manchester in England. ... Middlesborough redirects here. ... , Morecambe is a resort town within the City of Lancaster district of Lancashire, England. ... This article is about a city in the United Kingdom. ... Hull or Kingston upon Hull is a British city situated on the north bank of the Humber estuary. ... For other uses, see Wakefield (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Sunderland (disambiguation). ... , Swaffham is a market town and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... , Kings Lynn is a town and port in Norfolk, England. ... , Bedlington is a town in Northumberland, to the north of the Tyne and Wear urban area. ... , Wigan is a town in Greater Manchester, England. ... Coalville is a town in North West Leicestershire, England, with a population of about 30,000. ... For other uses, see May (disambiguation). ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ...


Today there are at least 179 stores in the UK and the figure continues to rise steadily. Many prices are very similar to wholesale prices, and so there are many bulk buyers. To enforce fairness to all shoppers, many offers are limited to 6 per person. Unlike its competitors Lidl and Aldi, Netto sells brand name products, such as Pepsi and Walkers Crisps; commonly these are parallel imports Wholesaling consists of the sale of goods/merchandise to retailers, to industrial, commercial, institutional, or other professional business users or to other wholesalers and related subordinated services. ... Bulk can refer to: Bulk mail Bulk Purchasing Bulk liquids Bulk material handling Bulk and Skull, a pair of characters in the Power Rangers universe. ... Lidl in Middlesbrough, England Lidl in Lomma, Sweden Typical Lidl interior Lidl is a European discount supermarket chain of German origin that operates 7,000 stores. ...  , short for ALbrecht DIscount, is a discount supermarket chain based in Germany and one of the largest retail chains worldwide. ... For other uses, see Brand (disambiguation). ... Pepsi Cola is a non-alcoholic carbonated beverage produced and manufactured by PepsiCo. ... Walkers Logo, introduced February 2006 Walkers is a snack food manufacturer in the United Kingdom best known for manufacturing crisps. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ...


The British headquarters of Netto is in the ex-mining village of South Elmsall, West Yorkshire. South Elmsall is a small town to the east of Hemsworth in the City of Wakefield district of Yorkshire. ... Coat of Arms of South Yorkshire West Yorkshire is a metropolitan county within the Yorkshire and the Humber region of England, that has a population of 2. ...


Poland

Polish Netto

The first Netto store in Poland opened in Szczecin. The expansion of the branch is concentrated in the north western part of the country from Szczecin to Gdańsk, and through the country to Bydgoszcz, Poznań, and Zielona Góra, and the country has 136 stores today. Stettin redirects here. ... For alternative meanings of GdaÅ„sk and Danzig, see GdaÅ„sk (disambiguation) and Danzig (disambiguation) Motto: Nec temere, nec timide (No rashness, no timidness) Coordinates: , Country Voivodeship Powiat city county Gmina GdaÅ„sk Established 10th century City Rights 1263 Government  - Mayor PaweÅ‚ Adamowicz Area  - City 262 km²  (101. ... Coordinates: , Country Poland Voivodeship Kuyavian-Pomeranian Powiat city county Gmina Bydgoszcz Established before 1238 City Rights 1346/1349 Government  - Mayor Konstanty Dombrowicz Area  - City 174. ... Coordinates: , Country Voivodeship Powiat city county Gmina PoznaÅ„ Established 8th century City Rights 1253 Government  - Mayor Ryszard Grobelny Area  - City 261. ... Motto: Miasto przyszÅ‚oÅ›ci City of future Coordinates: , Country Poland Voivodeship Lubusz Powiat city county Gmina Zielona Góra Estabilished 13th century City Rights 1323 Government  - Mayor Janusz Kubicki Area  - City 58. ...


Sweden

Swedish Netto

The Swedish part of Netto was founded in 2002 as a joint venture between Dansk Supermarked and ICA called Netto Marknad AB. The co-operation was granted by the European Commission in 2001. The headquarters were established in Halmstad in March and the first store was opened in Trelleborg on May 8. A week later two stores where opened in Lund. In the beginning, Netto kept their stores in the Götaland region. Image File history File links Download high resolution version (2048x1536, 659 KB) Netto store in Bjärred. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (2048x1536, 659 KB) Netto store in Bjärred. ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... ICA (Inköps-Centralen Aktiebolag) is a Swedish corporate group in the retail business. ... Berlaymont, the Commissions seat The European Commission (formally the Commission of the European Communities) is the executive branch of the European Union. ... This article is about the year. ... Halmstad [hulm-stɑː(d)] is a port, university, industrial and recreational city at the mouth of the Nissan River in Halland, south-western Sweden. ... Trelleborg is a municipality and city in Scania in southernmost Sweden. ... is the 128th day of the year (129th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Götaland Unofficial Nordic cross flag of western Götaland. ...


In August 2004 the first stores in Stockholm were opened. The head office was announced to be moved to Falkenberg in October 2003. Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Stockholm (disambiguation). ... Falkenberg is a town in Halland County, Sweden. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


The Swedish Netto branch is expanding rapidly. As of 2003 there were 28 stores. One year later there were 58 stores and as of December 2007 the store count is 80. Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ...


At the end of 2006 ICA announced it was pulling out of the joint venture, reducing its stake from 50% to 5%. 21 stores in the Stockholm and Västerås regions would transfer to ICA ownership with most being rebranded to ICA's own formats during 2007. The reasons for the change were problems in supplying the stores based on Netto's more southern base as well as ICA's desire to focus investment on its own formats.


Other countries

The Netto name is also used in other countries such as Spain and France but these stores are independent from the Scandinavian Netto. The Spanish Netto is a chain of convenience stores owned by DinoSol and the French Netto is discount chain owned by Les Mousquetaires. HiperDino supermarket in Puerto de Mogán, Gran Canaria. ... Les Mousquetaires is the parent company of various shop chains, there are various brands. ...


See also

Supermarkets, past and present, include: // Originating (HQ) country first. ...

References

  • Information regarding the locations of the Danish owned Netto
  • Information regarding ICA's withdrawal from Netto in Sweden

External links

  • Danish homepage
  • German homepage
  • English homepage
  • Swedish homepage
  • Polish homepage
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