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2016

Even easier to Arenastaden with the yellow line

The Yellow Line will go from the southern suburbs to Arenastaden and will be completed in 2024. Previously, the plan was for trains to turn around at Odenplan, but now passengers will be able to continue their journey south on the Green Line tracks. Also, the station has been assigned a better location in Arenastaden.

Climate-smart travel to Arenastaden

Several companies in Arenastaden have investigated how they can reduce carbon dioxide emissions by changing how their employees travel to work. Those of you living or working in Arenastaden can find tips here on how to travel more sustainably – and feel better.

How to stay motivated this winter

Are you one of those people who completely gives up on exercising in the winter? Or do you take a week off during the festive season, which then turns into months? Annie Rosén from Balance in Arenastaden shares her top tips for staying motivated.

Star restaurateur runs Vigårda in Arenastaden

The latest culinary trends and the most exciting tastes can now be found in Arenastaden. Some of Sweden’s best restaurateurs have opted to open restaurants here. One such restaurant is Vigårda, the hamburger chain run by top chefs Melker Andersson and Danyel Couet.

Safe cycling in winter

More and more people are cycling to work at Arenastaden. There are some ways that you can make the bicycle journey easier – and safer in winter.

Enjoy the high life – dining tips on the 25th floor

Looking for some inspiration for a good place to eat in Arenastaden? If you like expansive views and Nordic-French cuisine, then try Brasserie X. You’ll find the restaurant on the 25th floor of the Quality Hotel Friends, right next to the Friends Arena.

Important: don’t charge electric cars using ordinary power sockets!

An increasing number of people are charging their electric cars without authorisation using standard 220v sockets in our parking areas. This not only involves a risk of damage, it is also dangerous.

A smarter way to travel between Arenastaden and Bromma Airport

On 3 October, airline BRA launched a new bus route between Bromma Airport and Arenastaden. Fast, smart and hassle-free.

Sweden’s biggest office move was to Arenastaden

When Telia’s 3,500 Stockholm-based employees headed off to work on 7 June this year, it was to a completely different address: the newly-built Telia Company building above Scandinavia’s biggest shopping centre, Mall of Scandinavia, in Arenastaden.

Open House Stockholm

On Friday and Saturday, 7-8 October, Open House Stockholm will take place for the first time. An architecture festival in which visitors get the opportunity to experience how architecture develops cities, completely free.

Special offers from Mall of Scandinavia for those working in Arenastaden

Being a loyalty member of Mall of Scandinavia already offers many advantages. These range from additional hours of free parking to various offers from the stores in the mall.

Bees on the roof in Arenastaden

Our Arenastaden bees are thriving and the place is literally a hive of activity! They are helping to create a healthy environment for both plants and people in the district.

A unique bronze sculpture in Arenastaden

A large bronze sculpture is to be erected in Arenastaden to highlight efforts to tackle doping and ill-health. Renowned doping hunter Arne Ljungqvist and Swedish athlete Carolina Klüft paid a visit to the district and are lending their support to the #pureforsure campaign.

Welcome to Telia Company

Telia Company is moving in to its new offices in Arenastaden today, Tuesday, 7 June 2016. The occasion is being marked with colour and activities, together with blazing sunshine.

Popular destination

It has not taken long for Mall of Scandinavia to become a popular place to visit. The shopping destination offers a vast range of activities to provide visitors with experiences that are a cut above the rest.

New ways of getting to and from Arenastaden

More and more people are visiting and working in Arenastaden, which places demands in terms of reliable and efficient communications. A completely new bus route between Arenastaden and Solna Station is currently being trialled and two newly-launched car pools are now stationed in the district.

2015

Comic Con Gamex moves to Friends Arena

It has now been decided that Comic Con Gamex – the largest popular culture event in the Nordic region – is to move to Arenastaden.

Date set: Mall of Scandinavia is opening on 12 november 2015

Unibail-Rodamco has now set the date for the grand opening of the Mall of Scandinavia. It will be 12 November 2015.

Two new restaurants opening at Friends Arena in cooperation with Operakällaren

Friends Arena is focusing on a completely new food concept and is opening two new restaurants inside the arena in cooperation with Operakällaren.

Additional world-class brands premiere at the Mall of Scandinavia

A number of attractive fashion and lifestyle brands have already chosen to establish operations in the Mall of Scandinavia. The lingerie chain, Victoria’s Secret, has now decided to open a store in the new Mall of Scandinavia, along with River Island, Peak Performance, Tiger of Sweden and Foot Locker.

2014

Not just a roof over your head

At the end of December, the first families move into their own unique townhouses on top of the Mall of Scandinavia. We posed a few questions to Annika Eriksson of PEAB, who has taken an active part in this townhouse project.

Lagardère unlimited takes over operation of Friends Arena

As of 1 January 2015, Lagardère Unlimited will take the over operation of Friends Arena as part of an agreement that will extend over more than ten years.

Sweden International Horse Show attracted record attendance at Friends Arena

Immediate success was achieved when Sweden International Horse Show took place for the first time at Friends Arena in Solna.

Values important when sodexo relocates to the workplace of the future

Efficient transport links and a platform for further development and cooperation. These were some of the requirements when Sodexo wanted to find the workplace of the future for its employees at the service office in Stockholm. Arenastaden was chosen, which in 2016 will be enriched with one of the leading service management companies in the Nordic region.

The best in the world at Friends Arena

For the second consecutive year, Sweden and Solna hosted Season 11 and the penultimate World Championship heat when the 2014 TEGERA® Scandinavian Speedway Grand Prix was concluded indoors at Friends Arena.

Home best when Svea Ekonomi got to choose!

Finance company with a super designed office? Of course. When Svea Ekonomi moved to Arenastaden, the founder and owners wanted to retain the family feel despite the company’s growing pains.

Three years of waiting is now finally over!

Close proximity to nature, shopping and excellent transport links to Stockholm City made the couple, Oliver Strandberg and Rosanna Rhenström, sign up for a newly produced apartment in Arenastaden. 

Running club establishes operations in Arenastaden!

Running in a group has become increasingly popular. During the autumn, the most recent training trend will be coming to Arenastaden.

SEB Chose Arenastaden

Fabege has signed a 20-year lease with SEB for premises in Arenastaden, Solna.

Evenemangsgatan will be made into a one-way street for better access

The changes being made in taxi traffic at Arenastaden will make it easier to access Evenemangsgatan. Per Åsbrandt, property developer at Fabege, explains more about what is currently being done to improve traffic in this city district.

Food Trucks in Arenastaden

During the first week of every month, four different Food Trucks will visit Arenastaden to serve food with various themes to expand the food experience in the area.

Food Trucks in Arenastaden

During the first week of every month, four different Food Trucks will visit Arenastaden to serve food with various themes to expand the food experience in the area.

Food Trucks in Arenastaden

During the first week of every month, four different Food Trucks will visit Arenastaden to serve food with various themes to expand the food experience in the area.

Food Trucks in Arenastaden

During the first week of every month, four different Food Trucks will visit Arenastaden to serve food with various themes to expand the food experience in the area.

Food Trucks in Arenastaden

During the first week of every month, four different Food Trucks will visit Arenastaden to serve food with various themes to expand the food experience in the area.

Food Trucks in Arenastaden

During the first week of every month, four different Food Trucks will visit Arenastaden to serve food with various themes to expand the food experience in the area.

Food Trucks in Arenastaden

During the first week of every month, four different Food Trucks will visit Arenastaden to serve food with various themes to expand the food experience in the area.

Welcome to norra kök & matsalar

On Thursday 22 May, we will be welcoming another restaurant to Arenastaden, at Dalvägen 12.

Newly opened taxi stand in Arenastaden

In time for the Eurovision Song Contest final in March 2014, a new taxi stand has been opened at the north-western corner of Friends Arena.

Conference with a view

Would you like to book a conference with magnificent panoramic views? As of May 2014, Sabis Arenastaden and Sky Bar offer an affordable whole-day package for conference and meetings.

Shopping experience of the future

In autumn 2015, the doors to the Mall of Scandinavia will open in Arenastaden. With a large range of stores and restaurants, the next generation cinema experience and Nordic-inspired architecture, the mall will set a new standard for shopping centres.

Arenastaden growing in leaps and bounds

Moving around in Arenastaden should be a pleasant experience, and the area should feel clean and well-kept despite the rapid pace of constructing a completely new city district. Five players are currently working to achieve these goals.

Arenastaden attracts TeliaSonera to Solna

Fabege and TeliaSonera have signed a 15-year lease concerning the leasing of the entire Scandinavian Office Building in Arenastaden, Solna. 

Cozy Rooftop

During 2014, the first tenants moved into Arenastaden. One year later, occupancy is scheduled for houses on the roof of the Mall of Scandinavia.

Nordic region’s largest shopping mall promises world-class shopping

When the Mall of Scandinavia is completed in 2015, Arenastaden will have the largest shopping centre in the Nordic region. With an investment of SEK 5.5 billion, 100,000 square metres will be filled with shops, cinemas and restaurants – everything in a top-modern structure in which sound, lighting and design have been designed by individual architects.

2012

Meetings in focus

Earlier in the autumn, Vattenfall combined its three offices and the more than 2,000 employees were relocated in Arenastaden where the newly built offices encourage spontaneous meetings.