Retailers value Kari’s efforts

8 February, 2013

Our Market Manager in Finland has been honoured for excellence in customer engagement by one of the country’s largest retail organisations.

Kari Heikkila was guest of honour at the centenary dinner for the Finnish K-Retailers’ Association, where he was presented with a medal in recognition of his efforts working with trade partners over the last 17 years.

Our Market Manager in Finland Kari Heikkila

The association represents around 1,300 store owners in the K-Group across Finland.

Kari was honoured for the valuable work done in demonstrating ‘outstanding co-operation’ between Imperial and Finnish retailers.

The retail group added the consistent level of professionalism and support shown by Kari and his team was ‘highly appreciated’ by trade partners.

Kari said: “I’m delighted to accept this honour on behalf of all of our people in Finland.

“Our ongoing commitment to working closely with customers like the K-Group has helped to make Imperial a key partner in the tobacco sector.”