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Scandic Hotels Completes Rebranding of Restel’s Former Cumulus Hotels to the Scandic-Brand

Scandic Hotels | June 5, 2018

Today, Scandic Hotels has completed the rebranding of Restel's former Cumulus hotels to the Scandic-brand. In December 2017, Scandic acquired Restel's hotel operations with 43 hotels and around 7,600 rooms, most of which were operating under the Cumulus brand. The acquisition made Scandic the market leader in the hotel industry in Finland and gave the company a considerably stronger position in the growing leisure segment. "We now have a strong presence in Finland, which during the first quarter accounted for a quarter of Scandic's net sales. We are pleased to have completed the rebranding of Restel's hotels and we see great po...

Swedish Companies Scandic and Pandox Extend Partnership on 19 Hotels

Pandox | June 30, 2016

June 30, 2016 - The hotel property company Pandox and the hotel operator Scandic Hotels have renewed and extended lease agreements for 19 hotels in the Nordic region. The lease agreements have a duration of up 15 years and include a joint renovation programme of MSEK 470 over three years, of which Pandox's share amounts to approximately half. "Scandic Hotels have successfully operated the hotels over a long period of time and we are pleased to be able to present an extension of the lease agreements. With renewed leases and joint investments we are strengthening both our strategic partnership and joint product offering in the Nordics", s...

Scandic Hotels Recruits eBay’s Maria Andersson as New Director of e-Commerce and Marketing

Scandic | June 9, 2016

STOCKHOLM—June 9, 2016 Scandic Hotels, the largest hotel company in the Nordic countries, has recruited Maria Andersson from eBay as new Director of e-Commerce with responsibility for growing the Group's digital business. Maria Andersson has been recruited for the role of Director e-Commerce & Marketing within the Scandic Group. Maria will have overall responsibility for driving and further developing Scandic's digital sales and marketing. Maria has extensive experience from digital marketing, product development and sales, and over the last eight years she has also held several senior positions within eBay in Sweden. Scandi...

Scandic Signs with Airaksinen Capital to Operate Former Kantarellis Hotel in Vasa, Finland

Scandic Hotels Group | April 26, 2016

STOCKHOLM--April 26, 2016--Scandic Hotels (STO:SHOT), the largest hotel company in the Nordic countries, has signed a long-term lease agreement with Airaksinen Capital to take over the operation of the former Kantarellis hotel in central Vasa from June 2016. The hotel, which has 68 rooms today, will be expanded to include close to 140 hotel rooms at the same time as the hotel's conference and congress facilities will be expanded. The expansion is expected to be finished at the end of 2017. In connection with the takeover, the name of the hotel will be changed to Scandic Vaasa. - Finland is an important growth market for Scandic and toda...

Scandic Adding Two Properties to Signature Collection in the Nordic Region

Scandic Hotels Group | April 13, 2016

– Helsinki and Bergen will also be able to offer Scandic's unique hotel experiences in characteristic environments STOCKHOLM, Sweden--April 13, 2016--Just in time for the opening of Scandic Hotels' first signature hotel in Stockholm on May 10, the company has announced that two more hotels will be profiled to be part of its collection of signature hotels. This includes the prestigious and historic Hotel Norge in Bergen and the characteristic and centrally located Scandic Marski in Helsinki. As previously announced, Scandic intends to expand its collection of signature hotels with a handful of hotels in the Nordic region in the com...

Scandic Hotels Partners with ATP for Renovation, Expansion and Conversion of Radisson Blue in Copenhagen

Scandic Hotels Group | April 12, 2016

STOCKHOLM--April 12, 2016--Scandic Hotels Group (STO:SHOT): Scandic Hotels, the largest hotel operator in the Nordics, has signed a lease agreement with ATP to take over the operation of one of Copenhagen's most popular hotels and conference centers – the existing Radisson Blu Falconer – from October 1, 2018. The hotel is strategically located in the district of Frederiksberg in central Copenhagen and among other services offers a conference center that accommodates events for up to 3,000 people. In connection with the takeover, the hotel will change name to Scandic Falconer. - Copenhagen is among the world's most popula...

Scandic Hotels Takes Over Operation of First Hotel Europa Aalborg Rebranding to Scandic Aalborg City

Scandic Hotels Group | March 17, 2016

Thu, Mar 17, 2016 - Scandic Hotels, the largest hotel operator in the Nordic region, is continuing to expand its market-leading Nordic hotel network by taking over the operation of the popular and centrally located First Hotel Europa Aalborg from June 1, 2016. In conjunction with the takeover, the hotel will change name to Scandic Aalborg City. The popular hotel, which has 168 modern rooms and suites, is located in downtown Aalborg, Denmark's fourth largest city. Aalborg is an important growth area in Denmark. In recent years, new businesses have been established in the region and in addition to the port that is an important gathering ...

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