Swedish ICA stores announces sales increased by 0.3% in February 2017 vs. same month last year

Solna, Sweden, 2017-Mar-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sales in the Swedish ICA stores increased by 0.3% in February 2017 compared with the corresponding month last year. Sales in like-for-like stores decreased by 0.3%.

February 2017 January – February 2017
Store sales
excl. VAT
Mkr Change  all stores Change like-for-like Mkr Change  all stores Change like-for-like
Maxi ICA Stormarknad 2,512 0.4% 0.4% 5,168 0.4% 0.4%
ICA Kvantum 2,040 0.7% -0.6% 4,220 1.5% 0.2%
ICA Supermarket 2,559 -0.1% -0.6% 5,248 0.9% 0.4%
ICA Nära 1,243 0.3% 0.3% 2,533 1.5% 1.6%
Total 8,353 0.3% -0.2% 17,168 1.0% 0.5%

In February 2017, sales in the Swedish ICA stores totalled SEK 8,353 million excluding VAT, which is an increase of 0.3% compared with the same month in the previous year. Sales in January-February 2017 amounted to SEK 17,168 million, an increase of 1.0% compared with the previous year.

ICA Gruppen estimates the calendar effect for February to be -3.1%. The large negative calendar effect relates to the leap day in February 2016.

At 28 February 2017, the number of ICA stores in Sweden was 1,295. Store sales for March will be published on 10 April 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.

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ICA Gruppen press service, Telephone number: +46 10 422 52 52

Swedish ICA stores report decreased sales by 0.8% in April 2016

Solna, Sweden, 2016-May-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sales in the Swedish ICA stores decreased by 0.8% in April 2016 compared with the corresponding month last year. Sales in like-for-like stores decreased by 1.1%.

April 2016 January – April 2016
Store sales, excl. VAT SEKm Change all
stores
Change
like-for-like
SEKm Change
all stores
Change
like-for-like
Maxi ICA Stormarknad 2,707 -0.4% -1.4% 10,734 4.8% 3.5%
ICA Kvantum 2,186 -1.0% -1.2% 8,650 3.6% 3.3%
ICA Supermarket 2,682 -1.1% -1.1% 10,700 2.5% 2.5%
ICA Nära 1,317 -0.4% -0.2% 5,205 3.1% 3.5%
Total 8,893 -0.8% -1.1% 35,289 3.5% 3.2%

In April 2016, sales in the Swedish ICA stores totalled SEK 8,893 million excluding VAT, which is a decrease of 0.8% compared with the same month in the previous year. Sales in January-April 2016 amounted to SEK 35,289 million, an increase of 3.5% compared with the previous year.

ICA Gruppen estimates the calendar effect for April to be -2.5%.

At 30 April 2016, the number of ICA stores in Sweden was 1,301. Store sales for May will be published on 9 June 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 press service, Telephone number: +46 10 422 52 52

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 08:45 CET on Tuesday, 10 May, 2016.

Swedish ICA stores sales rose by 4.1% in September 2015 compared with the corresponding month last year

Solna, Sweden, 2015-10-9 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sales in the Swedish ICA stores rose by 4.1% in September 2015 compared with the corresponding month last year. Sales in like-for-like stores increased by 3.4%.

September 2015 January – September 2015
Store sales, excl. VAT SEKm Change all
stores
Change
like-for-like
SEKm Change
all stores
Change
like-for-like
Maxi ICA Stormarknad 2,537 6.9% 4.2% 24,121 5.9% 3.6%
ICA Kvantum 2,065 4.0% 4.2% 19,372 4.6% 3.5%
ICA Supermarket 2,621 2.6% 2.3% 24,678 2.1% 2.4%
ICA Nära 1,280 2.2% 2.7% 12,182 2.2% 2.6%
Total 8,503 4.1% 3.4% 80,353 3.8% 3.0%

In September 2015, sales in the Swedish ICA stores totalled SEK 8,503 million excluding VAT, which is an increase of 4.1% compared with the same month in the previous year. Sales in January-September 2015 amounted to SEK 80,353 million, an increase of 3.8% compared with the previous year.

At 30 September 2015, the number of ICA stores in Sweden was 1,304.

Store sales for October will be published on 9 November 2015 at 08.45 CET. To see all publication dates in 2015, please visit ICA Gruppen’s website http://www.icagruppen.se/en/investors/calendar.

For more information
ICA Gruppen press service, telephone: +46 10 422 52 52

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 08.45 CET on Thursday, 8 October 2015.