Axfood AB is engaged in food retail and wholesale trade in Sweden. The Group’s retail operations are conducted through the wholly-owned Willys, Hemköp, and PrisXtra chain stores. In addition, Axfood collaborates with a large number of proprietor-run stores that are tied to Axfood through agreements. All together, the Company collaborates with some 840 proprietor-run stores. Wholesale business is conducted via Dagab and Axfood Närlivs. Axel Johnson AB is the principal owner with approximately 46 percent of shares.