Swedish ICA stores sales increased by 3.4% in October 2017

Solna, Sweden, 2017-Nov-11 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sales in the Swedish ICA stores increased by 3.4% in October 2017 compared with the corresponding month last year. Sales in like-for-like stores increased by 2.6%.

October 2017 January – October 2017
Store sales
excl. VAT
Mkr Change  all stores Change like-for-like Mkr Change  all stores Change like-for-like
Maxi ICA Stormarknad 2,785 3.3% 3.0% 28,444 2.9% 2.9%
ICA Kvantum 2,266 4.2% 1.7% 22,847 3.9% 1.8%
ICA Supermarket 2,812 3.1% 2.9% 28,690 2.5% 2.0%
ICA Nära 1,359 2.6% 2.7% 14,222 1.9% 2.0%
Total 9,222 3.4% 2.6% 94,204 2.9% 2.2%

In October 2017, sales in the Swedish ICA stores totalled SEK 9,222 million excluding VAT, which is an increase of 3.4% compared with the same month in the previous year. Sales in January-October 2017 amounted to SEK 94,204 million, an increase of 2.9% compared with the previous year.

ICA Gruppen estimates the calendar effect for October to be -0.5%.

At 31 October 2017, the number of ICA stores in Sweden was 1,283. Store sales for November will be published on 8 December 2017 at 08.45 CET.

To see all publication dates in 2017, please visit ICA Gruppen’s website http://www.icagruppen.se/en/investors/calendar.

For more information:
ICA Gruppen press service
Telephone number: +46 10 422 52 52

Source: ICA Gruppen