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Save Food initiative launched in Moscow

13 Feb 2017


A roundtable centered on addressing the challenge of food loss and waste reduction in different subsectors of the Russian economy was held at the UN House in Moscow. The event, drugs co-organized by the FAO Liaison Office in Moscow (FAOLOR) and the Retail Companies? Association of Russia (ACORT), gathered representatives from the Ministry of [...]


Metro will continue to invest in Russia .. if it can

26 Mar 2014


German retailer Metro has announced that it will continue to invest in Russia provided that sanctions do not effect the ability of the company to import goods.
Metro Chief Executive Olaf Koch said in a CNBC interview that Russia and Ukraine were still good markets for Metro.  In Russia, Metro is the fourth largest retailer behind [...]


X5 sees market share decline

6 Nov 2013


Russia?s X5 Retail Group has consistently remained the largest player on the retail market in Russia. However, viagra X5 Retail Group was the only retailer among PMR?s top 20 companies in the country whose market share decreased slightly last year. In 2012, it had 3% of the market, compared to 3.1% noted in the [...]


Ukrainian retail trade continues to grow

6 Jan 2013


In 2011 the Ukrainian retail market, pharm which increased by almost 27% year on year, see was worth UAH 571bn ($72bn). PMR estimates that the market will continue to increase further from 2012 onwards. The growth rates are, however, expected to be lower than those of 2010-2011.
According to the latest PMR report, ?Retail [...]


EUR3.5m being invested in Polish milk products plant

29 Nov 2012


The Dutch based Milkiland, a major player on the Russian and Ukrainian milk market, is about to invest EUR3.5m in the reconstruction of the Ostrowia cheese plant facilities in eastern Poland.  Milkiland acquired this facility for EUR12m during the summer following its bankruptcy.
The company is investing immediately EUR2m in order to get the certification needed [...]


Russian private label sector grows by 20%

5 Jul 2012

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Private labels represent a relatively new phenomenon in Russia. Combined with the low concentration of retail chains, sildenafil cialis this explains the modest level of private labels penetration. While private labels are associated with the quality and even brand identity on the mature European markets, recipe in Russia they signify only lower [...]