Kesko is a Finnish listed company in the field of trade. Kesko operates in the grocery trade, the construction and building services trade and the car trade. Its industries and chains work closely with retail entrepreneurs as well as other partners. Kesko's chain operations include about 1,800 stores in Finland, Sweden, Norway, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland. Kesko and K-retailers form the K-Group, whose retail sales were about EUR 14 billion in 2020. The K-Group is the largest retailer in Finland and the largest in Northern Europe. Kesko and K-retailers employ a total of about 39,000 people.