Locked content Biedronka the go-to store for 47% of Poles – survey

Nearly half (47 percent) of shoppers said that Biedronka is their primary source of FMCGs, up from 45 percent in 2016 and 44 percent in 2015. Altogether, discount stores were the go-to FMCG retailers for 55 percent of shoppers, according to research firm GfK’s survey. Kaufland was the primary place ...

Locked content Biedronka with €805 mln EBITDA for 2017

Retailer Biedronka had €805 million EBITDA in 2017, up by 13.8 percent y/y, owner Jeronimo Martins stated. “Within a positive and dynamic consumption environment, Biedronka seized a series of opportunities for sales growth and strengthened its market position. The Company developed its business mode...

Locked content Poll: 24% of Poles did not read a single book last year

Almost 24 percent of Poles surveyed by Maison & Partners Institute on behalf of discount retail chain Biedronka, admitted that they had not read any books during the last year, and more than 47 percent did not buy any books. “At the same time, respondents are convinced of the important role play...

Locked content Biedronka is the most popular retail chain in Poland – report

According to a report compiled by Market Side, 85 percent of Poles visited the discount Biedronka chain at least once a month. Second on the list is another discount chain Lidl, which was visited by 52 percent of the respondents. Kaufland was third (34 percent), Auchan fourth (30 percent), while 26 ...

Locked content Biedronka Lfl sales grow 7.6% in Q4

Retailer Biedronka recorded a 7.6 percent increase in Q4 sales y/y in like-for-like stores, while overall sales increased by 13.5 percent y/y to reach €2.97 billion (in PLN the increase amounted to 9.7 percent y/y), owner Jeronimo Martins stated. In 2017, LFL sales rose 8.6 percent y/y, while overal...

Locked content Biedronka with 8.9% LFL sales growth y/y in Q3

Retailer Biedronka recorded an 8.9 percent increase in Q3 sales y/y in like-for-like stores, while overall sales increased by 12.6 percent y/y to reach €2.8 billion (in PLN the increase amounted to 10.5 percent y/y), owner Jeronimo Martins stated. In Q1-Q3 of 2017, LFL sales rose 9 percent y/y, whil...

Locked content Biedronka with 9.2% LfL sales growth in Q2

Retail chain Biedronka, owned by Portuguese Jeronimo Martins, had a 9.2 percent increase in like-for-like sales in Q2 2017, Jeronimo Martins said in a market filing. Sales in PLN increased by 11.8 percent y/y and reached €2.8 billion. “The consumer environment remained positive despite price increas...

New supermarket to open in Tarasy Zamkowe mall in Lublin

Retailer Jeronimo Martins Polska has leased almost 1,600 sqm of space in the Tarasy Zamkowe shopping center in Lublin. A Biedronka supermarket will open in the mall in September this year. Opened in 2015 and owned by real estate company Immofinanz, Tarasy Zamkowe comprises 38,000 sqm of retail space...

Locked content Biedronka with 8.4% LfL sales growth in Q1 2017

Retail chain Biedronka, owned by Portuguese Jeronimo Martins, had a 8.4 increase in like-for-like sales in Q1 2017, Jeronimo Martins said in a market filing. Sales in PLN increased by 9.7 percent y/y and reached €2.53 billion. “Consumer environment remained favorable, benefiting from family subsidie...

Locked content Biedronka with €10 billion sales in 2016

Portuguese Jeronimo Martins, operator of grocery chain Biedronka released preliminary financial results of its Polish operations. Biedronka’s EBITDA stood at €707 million (10.3 percent increase year-on-year), while like-for-like sales rose 9.5 percent. Total sales increased by 6.3 percent year...