Dagab

Dagab is the hub in Axfood’s supply chain. Dagab’s customer structure consists of the store chains of the Axfood Group. Dagab has a central role in Axfood’s profitability strategy, which is based on efficiency at every level. Dagab is the hub in the Group’s logistics flow and contributes to higher store sales and profitability through continuous efficiency improvements.

Key ratios

2013 2012 2011
Net sales 25 509 24 634 24 295
Distributed sales 17 817 17 205 16 981
Operating profit 114 168 192
Operating margin, % 0,4 0,7 0,8
Average number of employees during the year 1 089 955 961
Delivery reliability* - 97,5 97,1

* Delivery reliability cannot be measured at present due to the implementation of the new business system.
Amounts in SEK m unless otherwise indicated.

Business concept

Dagab helps stores boost their sales and profitability through efficient, adapted logistics solutions. 

Strengthen environmental profile

A central matter concern energy use at the distribution centres, where work has been conducted to measure and reduce energy consumption by refrigeration units.

wind power system was installed at the Jordbro and Backa distribution centres. Reducing carbon dioxide emissions from transports is a constant priority. Dagab use environmental pallets made of recyclable plastic. The pallets are stackable and considerably lighter than wooden pallets, which increases capacity utilization in trucks and reduces fuel consumption.

Solar panels turn heat into refrige ration at Dagab’s cold storage warehouse in Gothenburg.

Latest update: 3/5/2014 12:27 PM

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