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Why the hypermarket’s not dead

Colombian retailer Grupo Éxito (part of the French retail group Casino) is remodeling its hypermarkets to Éxito Wow, a format that is highly experiential, with a strong focus on innovation and omnichannel initiatives.

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Grupo Éxito profile

A guide to Grupo Éxito and its operations today. Updated biannually to include latest information on performance, strategic developments, marketing initiatives, key personnel and must-see stores.

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The retailer has recently opened a store in Paraguay, its first ever in the Americas. First store opened in 3rd largest city Opening its doors on May 5th in the city of Luque, part of the Gran Asunción metropolitan area, the 737m 2 store focuses on fresh produce and offers a wide range of products. The retailer has stated that “SPAR Paraguay seeks to provide customers with an even better ...
Overall net sales for Casino Group were down by -1.8% year-on-year (YoY) to €5.4 bn in Q1 2023. Its convenience and Parisian banners in France and operations in Latin America were the only positives. Mixed results at home Net sales in France saw a YoY fall of -4.9% in Q1 2023, which resulted in it generating total sales of €3.6 bn in the country. The largest decline in sales was experien...
Carrefour showed a strong performance in a continued challenging environment, especially as food inflation remained high across most European markets. The sales in Q1 2023 reached €22,071m an increase of 15.4% at constant exchange rates, with like-for-like (LFL) sales growing by 12.3%, compared to Q1 2022. Q1 key figures Source: Carrefour   Alexandre Bompard, Chairman and CEO add...

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