The change decided by the Annual General Meeting of HKScan Corporation on 18 April 2024 has been registered in the Trade Register today, 24 May 2024. The company name has changed to HKFoods Oyj in Finnish, HKFoods Plc in English and HKFoods Abp in Swedish.

In connection with the name change, the company’s symbols on the Nasdaq Helsinki trading system will change. The new trading symbol will be HKFOODS. The changes will enter into force on the Nasdaq Helsinki trading system on 27 May 2024. The ISIN code will remain the same: FI0009006308. The company's Business ID (FI01114253) will also remain unchanged.

New basic information:

  • New company name: HKFoods Plc
  • New trading symbol: HKFOODS
  • New issuer code: HKFOOD
  • ISIN code: FI0009006308
  • Order book id: 24273

The unlisted K share ID in the Euroclear system is HKFOODSK.

The company’s new name, logo, website and email address , etc. will be introduced in stages from 27 May 2024. Other contact details of the company and its personnel (phone numbers, addresses) will remain unchanged.

HKFoods Plc is the parent company of the HKFoods Group, whose main subsidiaries are HKScan Finland Oy in Finland, HKScan Denmark A/S in Denmark and HKScan Poland Sp. z o.o. in Poland. The official names of the subsidiaries will change in the coming months.

Further information:

Markku Suvanto, EVP, Administration and Legal, HKScan Corporation, tel. +358 10 570 6914
HKScan Media Service Desk, tel. +358 10 570 5700 or by email:

With 110 years of experience, we at HKScan make life tastier – today and tomorrow. Our strategic target is to grow into a versatile food company. Our home markets are Finland and Denmark, where around 3,600 of our professionals make responsible and locally produced food for consumers’ varied food moments. Our well-known brands include HK®, Kariniemen®, Via® and Rose®. We are developing a more climate-friendly way of producing food. HKScan is a publicly listed company, and in 2023, our net sales from continuing operations totalled nearly EUR 1.2 billion.


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