Swedish ICA stores Sales increased by 4.3% in June 2016 compared with the same month last year

Solna, Sweden, 2016-Jul-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — In June 2016, sales in the Swedish ICA stores totalled SEK 9,761 million excluding VAT, which is an increase of 4.3% compared with the same month in the previous year. Sales in January-June 2016 amounted to SEK 54,507 million, an increase of 3.5% compared with the previous year.

ICA Gruppen estimates the calendar effect for June to be +0.5%.

At 30 June 2016, the number of ICA stores in Sweden was 1,299. Store sales for July will be published on 8 August 2016 at 08.45 CET.

To see all publication dates in 2016, please visit ICA Gruppen’s website http://www.icagruppen.se/en/investors/calendar.

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ICA Gruppen discloses the information provided herein pursuant to the Securities Market Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication at time 08:45 on Friday July 8, 2016.

June 2016 January – June 2016
Store sales, excl. VAT SEKm Change all stores Change
like-for-like
SEKm Change all stores Change
like-for-like
Maxi ICA Stormarknad        2,999 4.5% 4.2% 16,594 4.1% 3.1%
ICA Kvantum        2,331 4.5% 4.0% 13,252 3.4% 3.1%
ICA Supermarket        2,949 3.7% 3.4% 16,532 2.8% 2.7%
ICA Nära        1,482 4.8% 4.6% 8,129 3.9% 4.2%
Total        9,761 4.3% 4.0% 54,507 3.5% 3.1%

 

Source: ICA Gruppen