Empire of vegetables
The no-frills supermarket chain Rema 1000, owned by the Reitan family, controls 20 per cent of the food retail market in Norway. Last year it had a turnover of NOK1.8bn (€227m).
UK [DIGITAL DEMOCRACY]
In a political age where the president of the United States has five million followers on Twitter, democracy is getting digital. “It’s about finding new ways to harness the collective intelligence of the people,” says Chris Quigley, co-founder of UK company Delib, a specialist in creating digital applications for…