Poland news

20 January 2023
Jerónimo Martins has announced its FY2022 premlinary results, revealing a positive performance across all countries where it operates, Colombia, Poland, and Portugal. Positive sales growth Jerónimo Martins saw sales grow 21.5% to €25.4 bn in 2022, with like-for-like (LFL) sales rising 19.6%. The retailer revealed the positive results as the group continued to invest in price, of which gave sh...
18 January 2023
Carrefour Poland remains focus on supporting shoppers by limiting the effects of inflation felt by shoppers. Furthermore, the retailer is beginning to test deposit return schemes in the market to offer shoppers vouchers for plastic and aluminium. Whereas, in Belgium Carrefour is focusing on technology, trialling robots who will be reducing delivery time to 15 minutes. Carrefour Poland's respon...
05 January 2023
In my latest report I answer the question, is Zabka Europe’s most innovative retailer? Since writing, the Polish retailer has continued to grow, diversify and innovate. Store 9,000 opens in a new format Staying true to its innovative nature, the 9,000th store opening from the polish convenience retailer was going to be something different and it didn’t disappoint. As it continues to brin...
15 December 2022
Carrefour continues to innovate across Europe and Latin America. The retailer has introduced new initiatives to interact with Christmas shoppers. Whereas, Carrefour Brazil commits to freezing prices, as inflation continues to cause uncertainty. Carrefour continues to partner with organisations to offer shoppers new initiatives such as a Deliveroo Hop store in Italy and autonomous delivery in F...
02 December 2022
Aldi Nord looks to accelerate growth with ambitions plans in Europe. 1,000 stores in Poland by 2032 Over the next five years, Aldi Nord is looking to expand its estate in Poland by 600 stores, according to European Supermarket Magazine. The discounter currently has around 230 stores and has been slowly expanding, opening tens of stores over the past couple of years. Aldi is looking to se...
29 November 2022
Leading global convenience chain Couche-Tard, which operates as Circle K, is one of the most innovative in the channel. It continues to flex its approach in response to the current trading environment while also investing for the future. We highlight some of the programmes it has in place, many of which could be replicated by operators across different channels. Value food-to-go - it has ...
02 November 2022
Jerónimo Martins has announced its Q3 2022 results, revealing a strong sales performance across all countries where it operates, Colombia, Poland, and Portugal. The groups consolidated sales for nine months (9M) increased by 21% to €18,392m compared to the same period in 2021. Overall sales performance Jerónimo Martins’ Q3 consolidated sales increased by 22.7% to €6.5 bn compared to Q3 2021...
27 October 2022
Carrefour reports a strong performance in a challenging environment, especially as inflation accelerated across all European markets. The retailer confirms its sales in Q3 2022 reached €23,504m an increase of 19%, with like-for-like (LFL) sales growing by 11.3%, compared to Q3 2021. Source: Carrefour Alexandre Bompard, Carrefour’s Chairman and CEO addresses Q3’s outcomes ‘In an en...
13 October 2022
Poundland owners Pepco Group released its year end results, for the year ending 30 September 2022, which showed like-for-like sales at the Poundland Group, which includes stores under the Dealz banner in Ireland, Poland, and Spain, grew by 2.6%. Total sales grew by 5.0%, at constant currencies, to £1.87 bn. Pepco Group’s revenue increased by 5.2% to €4.82 bn. What is driving growth for Poundl...
12 October 2022
Carrefour continues to innovate across Europe. In Italy it has launched its first remodelled hypermarket, to help drive growth in the channel, while it has also increased its commitment to reducing food waste, as Carrefour Belgium and Carrefour Poland aim to tackle the issue. Carrefour Italia reveals its first remodelled hypermarket Carrefour Italia has opened its first updated hypermarket,...