Clas Ohlson publishes Annual Report and Sustainability Report for 2016/17

Clas Ohlson’s integrated annual report for 2016/17 is now available at

The integrated annual report sums up the financial year 2016/17 as well as key issues for Clas Ohlson’s future. We describe how we are positioned to face a rapidly changing and complex business environment, based on our ability to create long-term value for our most important stakeholders.

The report contains both standard and specific disclosures on sustainability aspects based on the GRI G4 guidelines. The scope of the GRI index is described on our website,

The printed version of the Annual Report is being distributed to shareholders who have notified their wish to have it sent, but can also be ordered via e-mail,, or telephone, +46 247 444 00. The Annual Report is available in both Swedish and English version.

For more information, please contact:
Sara Kraft Westrell, Director of Information and Investor Relations, phone +46 247 649 13

This is information that Clas Ohlson AB (publ) is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 7:00 am CET on 5 July 2017.

Clas Ohlson was founded in 1918 as a mail order business based in Insjön, Sweden. Today, the company offers products and services for the small everyday practical problems, in six countries via its over 200 stores and online. Clas Ohlson offers a wide range of affordable products in five product areas: Hardware, Electrical, Home, Multimedia and Leisure. The company is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm, has sales of approximately 8 billion SEK and more than 4,800 employees. Visit Clas Ohlson at


About Us

Clas Ohlson was founded in 1918 as a mail order business in Insjön, Sweden. Today we are a retail company with customers in five markets, approximately 5,000 co-workers and annual sales of approximately 8 billion SEK. Our share is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. A lot has happened since the start in 1918, but one thing has remained the same over the years; that we want to help and inspire people to improve their everyday lives by offering smart, simple, practical solutions at attractive prices. Visit to read about us and our passion for simplifying life in all kinds of homes.


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