Nordiska Kompaniet

Nordiska Kompaniet (colloquially NK, and literally The Nordic Company) is the name of two department stores located in Stockholm and Gothenburg, in Sweden.

Nordiska Kompaniet
TypePrivate
IndustryRetail
GenreDepartment Store
Founded1864 (Gothenburg)
1902 (Stockholm)
FounderJosef Sachs, Karl Ludvig Lundberg
HeadquartersHamngatan
Stockholm, Sweden
and
Östra Hamngatan
Gothenburg, Sweden
ProductsQuality and luxury goods
OwnerHufvudstaden AB
WebsiteNK.se
Ad from 1915.

The store in Stockholm receives some twelve million visitors annually, with the figure for the store in Gothenburg being about three million and the total number of staff around 1,200. The trademark and the real estate properties in Gothenburg and Stockholm are owned by Hufvudstaden AB, controlled by L E Lundbergföretagen publ (see Fredrik Lundberg).

Nordiska Kompaniet was a founder and remained member of the International Association of department stores from 1928 to 1991.