Central warehouse and shop delivery costs

Alko's central warehouese and shop delivery costs are presented in a table by volume classes.

Volume class (=sales volume per unit during a 12-month period)

Cost in euro per litre

from 4 Feb 2020 onwards

over 75 000 units


30 000 – 75 000 units


2000 – 29 999 units


under 2000 units


liquid cardboard packagings


The following cost classes are applied for new products:

  • for specialties with the estimated demand in the tender the cost of volume class “under 2,000 sales units” (if the total purchase quantity is under 2,000 sales units) or the cost of volume class “2,000 – 29,999 sales units”

  • for bag-in-boxes and liquid cardboard packages, the cost of their own volume class

  • for mulled wine (gloegg), the cost of a volume class corresponding to the total purchase volume agreed with the supplier

For other general selection, seasonal selection and sale-to-order selection products, the cost of volume class “2,000 – 29,999 sales units”.