Press Releases

The world's largest O'Learys opens in Sweden’s largest shopping mall

Nov 13, 2015 13:21 GMT O'Learys Trademark AB Mall of Scandinavia is the site of the world's largest O'Learys which opens today November 12th. The 6 000 square meters will be filled with food, drink, sports, conferences, entertainment and activities for all ages.

Scandic’s future leaders highlighted through internal program

Oct 30, 2015 09:00 GMT Scandic Hotels 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 the first hotel chain to validate chef credentials through ”Fast Track”

Oct 26, 2015 12:00 GMT Scandic Hotels In late September, Labour Minister Ylva Johansson joined industry organisation Visita and the Hotel & Restaurant Workers’ Union, HRF, at Scandic St Jörgen in Malmö to launch “Fast Track”, an initiative to move newcomers to Sweden who have training and experience in understaffed professions more quickly into the labour market.

EU to showcase Scandic as an example of good practice within accessibility

Oct 21, 2015 07:00 BST Scandic Hotels Magnus Berglund, Director of Accessibility at Scandic Hotels, has been invited by the European Union to present Scandic’s award-wining accessibility training at The EU’s Tourism Education & Training Offer conference to be held in Brussels on October 21.

Scandic Business School wins EuroCHRIE prize

Oct 19, 2015 07:00 BST Scandic Hotels On Friday, October 16, Scandic received the EuroCHRIE’s International Industry Award for its training programs at Scandic Business School. The prize is awarded to an outstanding participant that shows great commitment to the tourism industry and a focus on employees and their development.

Scandic’s sustainability work to inspire Japanese business leaders

Oct 15, 2015 07:00 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic’s Sustainability Manager Inger Mattsson has been asked by The Natural Step to speak at two seminars in Japan from October 15 to 16. Scandic has been invited to present its successful work in the area of sustainability.

Scandic sponsor of Wisdom Stockholm conference

Oct 06, 2015 07:00 BST Scandic Hotels On October 6 and 7, Oscarsteatern will host the Wisdom Stockholm conference, an event where mindfulness, compassion and awareness meet leadership, entrepreneurship and enterprise. Scandic Hotels is one of the main sponsors of the conference as part of the company’s active work to promote a sustainable and healthy working life.

Scandic to launch a collection of signature hotels – offering unique hotel experiences in distinctive settings

Oct 02, 2015 07:00 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic Hotels, the largest and leading hotel operator in the Nordic countries, is continuing to strengthen its popular customer offering by launching a collection of unique signature hotels. The hotels will be marketed under their own names with the extension “by Scandic.” The first signature hotel will be “Grand Central by Scandic” in Stockholm.

Celebrity chef Linnea Johansson new General Manager for Scandic To Go New York

Sep 16, 2015 08:00 BST Scandic Hotels Linnea Johansson, by day a well-known chef and blogger in New York, will take on the role as General Manager of Scandic’s smallest hotel when the mobile hotel room visits the city at the end of September. From September 23 to 28, a mini-version of Scandic’s new hotel, Scandic Haymarket, will open its doors at the North Food Festival.

Scandic Hotels shortlisted for European Diversity Award 2015

Aug 31, 2015 07:00 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic Hotels, the largest hotel operator in the Nordic region, has been shortlisted for a European Diversity Award in the category “Diversity Team of the Year.” The award ceremony will be held in London on September 30, 2015.