Press Releases

Scandic to take over prestigious hotel in Bergen, Norway

Jul 02, 2015 06:30 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic Hotels, the largest hotel operator in the Nordics, is taking over one of Norway’s most prominent hotels – Hotel Norge in Bergen. The hotel, which was built in 1885, is Bergen’s oldest hotel and will from the beginning of the fall of 2016, be completely transformed to claim its place as the top hotel in the city.

Scandic to open a large international hotel in Kødbyen – strengthens its position as Denmark’s largest hotel operator

Jul 01, 2015 06:30 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic Hotels, the largest hotel operator in the Nordic countries, will open yet another large international hotel in the spring of 2018. The hotel, which will be located in the center of Copenhagen’s “meatpacking district” – Kødbyen – will be designed with the history and urban character of the area in mind and will provide a vibrant meeting place for both guests and Copenhageners alike.

Scandic’s mobile hotel room wins bronze at Cannes Lions 2015

Jun 24, 2015 10:31 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic’s mobile hotel room, Scandic To Go, has won bronze in the media category at the world’s biggest annual awards show in the advertising industry, Cannes Lions. The prize was presented in Cannes on Tuesday.

Lottie Knutson new member of the Board of Scandic

Jun 04, 2015 07:00 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic Hotels, the market leading hotel operator in the Nordic countries, continues to strengthen its organization by appointing Lottie Knutson as new member of the Board of Directors.

Scandic wins prestigious HotCop 2015 award

Jun 03, 2015 12:20 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic’s President & CEO, Frank Fiskers, today received the prestigious HotCop 2015 award for Scandic’s successful acquisition of the Norwegian hotel chain, Rica Hotels. The prize was conferred at the international HotCop conference in Copenhagen by Nordic Hotel Consulting and Estate Media.

Scandic aims to attract visitors to the Nordic countries via #Nordics48h campaign

Jun 01, 2015 07:00 BST Scandic Hotels Tourists from Europe dream of visiting the Nordic countries to see the landscape, midnight sun, whales and moose, as well as to experience Nordic design, fashion and music. They want a lot. And we at Scandic want to give it to them. In 48 hours.

Scandic continues to focus on food & beverages – has appointed Mats Åstrand as Group’s new Vice President Food & Beverage

May 28, 2015 07:00 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic, which today is already an industry leader in hotel breakfasts and other areas, is now intensifying the Group’s focus on food and beverages by recruiting Mats Åstrand as new Vice President Food & Beverage.

Nordic business students rank Scandic as the best employer in the hotel industry

May 21, 2015 07:00 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic was ranked again as one of the most attractive employers in the Nordic countries and the number one hotel operator that Nordic business students want to work for.

Scandic To Go awarded Bronze Pencil in One Show

May 10, 2015 16:12 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic To Go, the mobile hotel room, was awarded a Bronze Pencil in one of the world’s most prestigious creative competitions, One Show, in category Design: Experiences – Brand Installations. The award was given out on Thursday in New York.

Scandic’s industry-leading loyalty program sets a new record with 1.5 million members

May 07, 2015 07:00 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic’s loyalty program, which today is the largest and most popular in the hotel industry, has now gained its 1.5 millionth member. The special member, who will be rewarded with a night in a mobile Scandic To Go hotel room, was honored with flowers on arrival at Scandic Kungens Kurva in Stockholm on Wednesday evening.