Posten AB is a part of PostNord AB that was founded through the merger of Post Danmark A/S and Posten AB in 2009. The group offers communication and logistics solutions to, from and within the Nordic region. In 2011, the group had net sales of over SEK 39 billion. The group has over 40,000 employees.
The parent company PostNord AB is a Swedish public company owned 40% by the Danish state and 60% by the Swedish state. Votes are allocated 50/50 between the owners. Operations are managed in business area Breve Danmark (mail), business area Meddelande Sverige (mail), business area Logistics and Strålfors. The group's headquarter is located in Solna, Sweden.