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Magnus Berglund, Director of Accessibility at Scandic Hotels, will participate in the 3rd International Congress on Ethics and Tourism from April 27 to 28, 2017 in Krakow, Poland. As part of the theme “Tourism for All,” Magnus will present Scandic’s successful accessibility program.
Scandic Hotels, the leading hotel company in the Nordic countries, has signed an agreement with Swedavia regarding the operation of a new hotel at Landvetter Airport in Gothenburg. The hotel will be Scandic’s ninth airport hotel in the Nordic region and is expected to be completed in 2020.
Scandic Hotels is deepening its cooperation with Save the Children by donating SEK 1 million to Save the Children’s initiatives to aid child refugees in the Nordic countries and Germany. The cooperation is a part of Scandic’s long-term work to promote diversity and inclusion in society.
Scandic Berlin Kurfürstendamm has been awarded with the Green Globe certificate for its sustainability initiatives, bringing the number of Scandic hotels in Germany with the designation to three.
Employees today spend about 30 percent of their working time in meetings.* Creating a positive and effective meeting culture is consequently becoming increasingly business-critical for companies. This is why Scandic is now investing significantly in its meetings offering in the Nordic countries and Europe.
Every year, the prestigious lifestyle magazine Wallpaper Magazine elects the best hotel in the world in their award Best Urban Hotel. This year, Haymarket by Scandic is the only hotel in the Nordics that is nominated and the winner will be announced in November. The jury consist of chosen globetrotters from all over the world.
Today, Grand Central by Scandic is opening the doors to a new world of culture, art and music. The hotel has been combined with Vasateatern’s historic premises to become Scandic’s second signature hotel. In doing so, Grand Central is consolidating its position as the undisputed scene for musical and theater events in central Stockholm.
Scandic Continental is today opening up the doors – the landmark across from Stockholm Central station, which will become the natural meeting point for business and form an oasis in Stockholm’s new business district. The opening of Scandic Continental also means 150 new employees with 30 nationalities represented.
The talents of 2016 have now been selected for Scandic’s internal leadership program, Talent@Scandic, a one-year program that supports employees with the potential to become future leaders within the Group.
Scandic is the largest hotel company in the Nordic region with 14,400 team members and a network of close to 230 hotels with about 44,000 hotel rooms in operation and under development. Scandic Friends is the biggest loyalty program in the Nordic hotel sector with 1.9 million members. Corporate responsibility has always been a part of... Show more
Scandic is the largest hotel company in the Nordic region with 14,400 team members and a network of close to 230 hotels with about 44,000 hotel rooms in operation and under development. Scandic Friends is the biggest loyalty program in the Nordic hotel sector with 1.9 million members. Corporate responsibility has always been a part of Scandic’s DNA and Scandic has been named Best Hotel Brand in the Nordic countries (BDRC). Since December 2, 2015, Scandic has been listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. www.scandichotelsgroup.com