Mixed discount retail

Europris is Norway's largest discount variety retailer by sales. The Company offers its customers a broad assortment of quality owned brands and brand name merchandise. Europris opened its first store in 1992, and currently has circa 220 stores throughout Norway. The Company's headquarters are located in Fredrikstad, Norway. As of 31 March 2015, Europris employed approximately 2,000 full‐time and part‐time employees.

Nordic Capital Fund VII acquired Europris in 2012. Following the acquisition by Nordic Capital, Europris has strengthened its market position in Norway through improved customer offerings, further roll-out of stores, and investments in the existing store portfolio.

In June 2015 Europris ASA was listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange. Nordic Capital remains the largest shareholder in Europris with approximately 32.7% of the shares (as per March 2016).

  • Pål Wibe, CEO
  • Espen Eldal, CFO
Key Information: Revenues 2015*: EUR 520 million Employees: 1390 Ownership: Nordic Capital Fund VII, controlling shareholding Date of investment: 2012 Head office: Fredrikstad, Norway
* Reported