Russian retail chain Lenta Ltd will release its consolidated sales and operating results for 2Q2016 on 21st July 2016

St-Petersburg, Russia, 2016-Jul-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Lenta Ltd, (LSE, MOEX: LNTA) (“Lenta”), one of the largest retail chains in Russia, is pleased to announce it will release its consolidated sales and operating results for the second quarter of 2016 on 21st July 2016. Lenta will also host an Analyst and Investor Conference Call on the same day to discuss the results.

Conference call details:

Date: Thursday, 21st July 2016

Time: 17:00 (Moscow time), 15:00 (UK time), 10:00 (EST)

Jan Dunning, Chief Executive Officer
Jago Lemmens, Chief Financial Officer
Albert Avetikov, Director for Investor Relations

To participate in the conference call, please dial:

• +7 495 705 9450

• +44 20 7136 2050 (local access)
• 0800 279 4841 (toll free)

• +1 646 254 3360 (local access)
• 1 877 280 2296 (toll free)

Conference ID: 1022742 or quote the conference call title: “Lenta Ltd. 2Q 2016 Operational results”

The consolidated sales and operating results for the second quarter ended 30 June 2016 will be published at 10:00am Moscow time (08:00am UK time) and will be available at

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About Lenta
Lenta is the largest hypermarket chain in Russia (in terms of selling space) and the country’s fifth largest retail chain (in terms of 2015 sales). The Company was founded in 1993 in St. Petersburg. Lenta operates 147 hypermarkets in 72 cities across Russia and 42 supermarkets in Moscow and St. Petersburg, with a total of approximately 922,865 sq.m of selling space. The average Lenta hypermarket store has selling space of approximately 6,000 sq.m. The average Lenta supermarket store has selling space of approximately 1,000 sq.m. The Company operates six owned hypermarket distribution centres.

The Company’s price-led hypermarket formats are differentiated in terms of their promotion and pricing strategies as well as their local product assortment. The Company employed approximately 38,414 people as of 31 December 2015.

The Company’s management team combines a mix of local knowledge and international expertise coupled with extensive operational experience in Russia. Lenta’s largest shareholders include TPG Capital, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, all of whom are committed to maintaining high standards of corporate governance. Lenta is listed on the London Stock Exchange and on the Moscow Exchange and trades under the ticker: ‘LNTA’.

A brief video summary on Lenta’s business can be seen here.


Albert Avetikov,
Director for Investor Relations
+7 812 363 28 44

International Media:
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Тel: +44 207 282 2886

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Russian Media:
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Тel:+7 495 795 06 23

Source: Lenta

NCR Corporation expand its cooperation with the largest Russian retail chain Magnit

Successful ROI indicators of the implementation of NCR Fastlane SelfServ™ checkouts in 2015 led the largest Russian retailer to rollout the technology in further stores

MOSCOW, RUSSIA, 2016-May-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), the global leader in consumer transaction technologies announces the expansion of its cooperation with the largest Russian retail chain Magnit on the installation SelfServ checkouts in its retail stores. The current project includes the implementation of NCR Fastlane SelfServ checkouts with associated software, fiscal printers from NCR’s partner company Shtrih, as well as integration support from New Vision, another local NCR partner.

Together with these two partners, NCR demonstrated in 2015 the value of new technologies for the increase in customer satisfaction, as well as the improvement of the efficiency of work of trade objects in 2015. Based on the results of the cooperation, Magnit has decided to continue with the implementation of Fastlane SelfServ™ checkouts over the next two years. During this period, about 2000 units will be installed in dedicated self-service areas in the majority of its stores.

“In the current economic climate, self-checkout can provide added benefits for retailers. This technology enables retailers to better service customers without increasing the number of staff”, said Andriy Pinkevych, Area Sales Leader of NCR Russia’s Retail Solutions Division.

About Magnit retail chain
The retail chain Magnit is the largest retail network for groceries in Russia. On March 31, 2016 Magnit operated 9,715 stores in the format “at home”, 255 hypermarkets, 157 «Magnit Family» stores, and 2,337 drug stores located in 2,385 locations across the Russian Federation. The company manages its own logistics system consisting of 34 distribution centers, that are equipped with automated stock replenishment systems and a fleet of 5,861 cars.

About NCR Corporation
NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) is the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, turning everyday interactions with businesses into exceptional experiences. With its software, hardware, and portfolio of services, NCR enables more than 550 million transactions daily across retail, financial, travel, hospitality, telecom and technology, and small business. NCR solutions run the everyday transactions that make your life easier.

NCR is headquartered in Duluth, Georgia with approximately over 30,000 employees and does business in 180 countries. NCR is a trademark of NCR Corporation in the United States and other countries.

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Twitter: @NCRCorporation

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