The Swedish Retail and Wholesale Development Council
The Swedish Retail and Wholesale Development Council is one of Sweden’s largest financiers of research in the area of wholesale and retail.
The council annually pays approximately 20 million SEK to various research projects. The main purpose it to develop and strengthening the academic retail and wholesale research. The aim is also to increase the knowledge of wholesale and retail, for the benefit of companies, employees, customers and society.
The Swedish Retail and Wholesale Development Council is a foundation consisting of employers associations (Arbetsgivarföreningen KFO and Svensk Handel) and national labour unions (Akademikerförbunden, Handelsanställdas förbund and Unionen).