X5 and Rus Food Foundation to food drive events in Moscow, Yekaterinburg, Nizhny Novgorod, Kazan and Novosibirsk

MOSCOW, Russia, 2018-Feb-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group N.V. (“X5” or the “Company”), a leading Russian food retailer (LSE and MOEX ticker: “FIVE”), and Rus Food Foundation, the first Russian food bank, announce their transition to a new format for collecting food aid. In 2018, the partners plan to organise city-wide food marathons […]

Russian food retailer X5 opens its first Karusel hypermarket in Klin, Moscow region

Klin, 2017-Dec-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group N.V. (“X5” or the “Company”), a leading Russian food retailer (LSE ticker: “FIVE”), announces the opening of its first Karusel hypermarket in Klin, Moscow region. The new store, boasting a sales area of around 4,200 sq m, is located in a stand-alone building near Leningradskoe Highway at 9 Pobedy St. The […]

X5 announces the opening of its 11,500th store located in Samara, Russia

Samara, 2017-Nov-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group, (“X5” or the “Company”), a leading Russian food retailer (LSE ticker: “FIVE”), announces the opening of its 11,500th store. The landmark store is a Karusel hypermarket located at 4 Georgi Dimitrov Street in Samara. Spanning over 4,000 sq m, the new Karusel features a modern lighting […]

Russian food retailer X5 opens its trade representative office in Hong Kong

Moscow, 2017-Nov-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group N.V. (“X5” or the “Company”), a leading Russian food retailer (LSE ticker: “FIVE”), announces the opening of its trade representative office in Hong Kong. A permanent presence in Hong Kong, the business getaway to South-Eastern Asia, will enable X5’s procurement team to improve purchasing terms and […]

X5 announces the opening of a new distribution centre in the Moscow region

MOSCOW, Russia, 2017-Oct-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group (“X5” or “the Company”), a leading Russian food retailer (LSE: FIVE), announces the opening of a new distribution centre (DC) in the Moscow region. The 43,000 sq m Moscow-North logistics facility will serve 650 Pyaterochka stores in Moscow and in the Moscow and Tver regions. Featuring five separate temperature zones, the […]

RUSSIA: X5 opens newly refurbished Karusel hypermarket on Savushkin Street in St Petersburg

Moscow, 2017-Oct-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group (“X5” or “the Company”), a leading Russian food retailer (LSE: FIVE), announces the opening of a refurbished Karusel hypermarket on Savushkin Street in St Petersburg. The redesigned store is the first to feature the updated Karusel logo and some other elements of the chain’s new concept. The […]

X5 to divest small-format convenience stores operating under the Perekrestok Express brand in Moscow

Moscow, 2017-Oct-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group (“X5” or “the Company”), a leading Russian food retailer (LSE: FIVE), plans to concentrate on its three major formats: Pyaterochka proximity stores, Perekrestok supermarkets and Karusel hypermarkets. The Company’s small-format convenience stores operating under the Perekrestok Express brand in Moscow will be put on sale. X5 has selected Renaissance […]

X5 launches Pyaterochka and Post Bank co-branded Visa card

Moscow, 2017-Aug-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group (“X5” or “the Company”), a leading Russian food retailer (LSE: FIVE), announces the launch of a co-branded Visa card by the Pyaterochka retail format and Post Bank (part of VTB Group), offering customers the combined benefits of the Helping Card loyalty programme with enhanced banking services. Clients […]

X5 strengthens its logistics operations with the opening of two new distribution centres in Yekaterinburg, Russia

Yekaterinburg, 2017-Jul-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group N.V. (“X5” or “the Company”), a leading Russian food retailer (LSE ticker: “FIVE”), announces the launch of two new state-of-the-art distribution centres (“DCs”) in Yekaterinburg: “Yekaterinburg” and “Kosulino”. The new DCs will help boost the efficiency of X5’s logistics operations, encourage more local sourcing and provide the […]

X5 partners with Acmero Capital and Marathon Group to develop universal retail centres at passenger transport hubs

Moscow, 2017-Jun-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group, a leading Russian food retailer, has made a trilateral partnership agreement with Acmero Capital, a private equity fund, and Marathon Group, an investment company, to develop state-of-the-art universal retail centres at passenger transport hubs (Passenger Service Centres, or PSCs). The agreement was signed by X5 […]

X5 expands Perekrestok online service to Moscow’s south-west neighborhoods

Moscow, 2017-Apr-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group N.V. (“X5” or “the Company”), a leading Russian food retailer, is expanding the pilot scheme of its Perekrestok online service​, with delivery available to around a million households in south-west Moscow and some neighbouring towns in the Moscow Region from April 4. Other districts of […]

X5 announces development and optimization of its logistics infrastructure in north-west Russia and opens distribution centre in St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg, 2016-Sep-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group (“X5” or the “Company”), a leading Russian food retailer (LSE ticker: “FIVE”), announces the development and optimization of its logistics infrastructure in the north-west of Russia and the opening of a distribution centre (DC) in St. Petersburg. With over 27,000 sq m of space, the […]

X5 announces the successful completion of stage 2 of its Forpost distribution centre in Chelyabinsk

Chelyabinsk, 2016-Aug-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — X5 Retail Group N.V. (“X5” or the “Company”), a leading Russian food retailer (LSE ticker: “FIVE”), announces the successful completion of stage 2 of its Forpost distribution centre (DC) in Chelyabinsk. With the new storage zones in operation, the DC’s total area will grow by 3.5x and reach 21,000 […]