SONAE MC – SERVICOS PARTILHADOS, SA is a leader in the Portuguese retail market (food and non-food). Innovation in products and services has been the main tool to increase the company’s competitiveness. Sonae holds other businesses and interests such as retail properties, and core partnerships, such as shopping centres and telecommunications (one of Portugal’s biggest Telcocompanies). Today it owns hypermarkets & convenience supermarkets, electronics stores, fashion stores, cafeteria and restaurants, book shops & stationery, health & wellbeing stores.
SONAE brings in WP1 the perspective of a big retailer and leads the Porto Living Lab.