Locked content Biedronka will receive cash injection

Jeronimo Martins is set to invest more than €300 million in Biedronka discount markets in 2015, the company informed. “In 2015, the group plans to increase its investment spending to €500-550 million, of which 60 percent is earmarked for Biedronka,” Jeronimo Martins announced. The compan...

Locked content Biedronka announces group layoffs

Discount market chain owner Jeronimo Martins Polska (JMP) is set to begin group layoffs of employees working in the development department. As many as 130 people will lose their jobs. The layoffs are a consequence of the modified strategy of the company. “The changes concern lower number of new Bied...

Locked content Biedronka increases sales by 9.5% in 2014

Biedronka, a chain of discount supermarkets, incremented its sales by 9.5 percent to €8.43 billion in 2014. In Q4, the hike reached 8.7 percent in euro and 9.4 percent in PLN, informed Jeronimo Martins, the chain’s owner. Like for like (similar type of stores) sales declined by 0.8% in 2014. L...

Locked content Biedronka planning e-commerce site – paper

Retailer Jeronimo Martins Polska is testing the option of online sales at its Biedronka discount store network, according to sources quoted by Dziennik Gazeta Prawna. The company is reported to be testing an option that involves ordering through a website and collecting the goods at a chosen store, ...

Locked content Jeronimo Martins to build distribution center in Gorzów Wlkp

Jeronimo Martins Polska, owner of discount chain Biedronka will build a distribution center in Gorzów Wielkopolski which will create 300 new jobs. The investment is scheduled to launch in September. The center will supply some 200 stores in the region and will have 26,500 sqm of warehouse space. Cur...

Locked content Biedronka interested in organic food

Portuguese-based retailer Jeronimo Martins is considering the introduction of organic food to its Polish chain Biedronka, Puls Biznesu reports. Such a move by the largest Polish grocery network could give a significant boost to the sector. Jeronimo Martins Polska said that the network is currently t...