Mercator news

15 May 2013
Slovenia-based Mercator has announced first quarter results saying that ‘persistently negative economic trends’ had led to revenue contracting by 2.6% to €658 million. Economic crisis keeping ‘consumption… conservative’ Mercator highlighted the economic difficulties being faced by shoppers in all the markets it operates in. For its home market, Slovenia, the retailer said that ‘ the negativ...
31 January 2013
Slovenia-based Mercator has continued to expand its range of private labels in Serbia, adding 300 new products. The company said that more than half of the new products have been developed in conjunction with local manufacturers. Four new lines added Mercator said that four new lines had been added, including Mercator Bio (organic products), Active Life (meets nutritional claims), minutes (re...
30 January 2013
Slovenia-based Mercator has released its full year 2012 results, saying that performance improved in the second half of its financial year as it looked to ‘ cut costs, improve working capital and reduce debt ’, amongst other items. Sales growth remained muted in 2012 During 2012 Mercator said that sales had remained flat with 2011, generating €2,873.2 million compared with €2,872.0 million ...