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About Orkla

Orkla ASA is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange and headquartered in Oslo, Norway. Orkla is a leading supplier of branded consumer goods and concept solutions to the grocery and out-of-home sectors in the Nordic and Baltic regions.

In addition, the Group holds good positions in certain product categories in India, the Czech Republic, Austria, Poland and Russia. The company is also a major supplier to the European bakery market. Orkla’s vision is to improve everyday life with healthier and more enjoyable local brands.

The Group also operates in the aluminium, hydropower and real estate sectors.

As at 31 December 2013, Orkla had around 17,000 employees.The Group’s turnover in 2013 totalled NOK 33 billion.

  • Branded consumer goods

    Orkla Branded Consumer Goods is one of the Nordic region’s leading branded consumer goods companies , holdi...
    Branded consumer goods
  • Other businesses

    Read more about Orkla's other businesses: Sapa, Hydro Power, Orkla Eiendom (real estate) and Jotun.
    Other businesses
  • Strategy

    Orkla’s goal is to give its shareholders a long-term return on their investment that well exceeds the avera...
    Strategy
  • Insight and innovation

    Strong brands and powerful innovations are a fundamental prerequisite for growth in sales and profitability...
    Insight and innovation
  • Nutrition and health

    Orkla will develop and market tasty products that offer added value in terms of nutrition and health, promo...
    Nutrition and health
  • Food safety

    Orkla strives to be among the world's top companies in the realm of food safety.Consumer confidence is a pr...
    Food safety
  • Responsible purchasing

    Suppliers are important business partners for Orkla companies, and the Group makes active efforts to promot...
    Responsible purchasing
  • Corporate governance

    Orkla’s principles for good corporate governance aim to lay the foundation for long-term value creation, fo...
    Corporate governance
  • Key personnel

    An overview of the members of Orkla's Board of Directors, Group Executive Board and the Business Areas' Man...
    Key personnel
  • History

    Orkla is one of Norway’s oldest business conglomerates. The company’s history dates back over 350 years and...
    History