Kesko Oyj engages in the development, ownership, and management of store network. It operates its business through following segments: Grocery Trade, Building and Technical Trade, Car Trade, and Common Functions. The Grocery Trade segment comprises the wholesale and business to business trade of groceries. The Building and Technical Trade segment operates in the wholesale, retail, and business to business trade in Finland, Sweden, Norway, the Baltic countries, Poland, Russia and Belarus. It also includes the agricultural, machinery, leisure, and furniture trade. The Car Trade segment comprises the business operations of VV-Auto and AutoCarrera. The Common functions segment comprises group support functions. The company was founded on October 14, 1940 and is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland.