X5 Retail Group, a leading Russian food retailer that operates the Pyaterochka, Perekrestok, and Karusel retail chains (LSE and MOEX ticker: "FIVE"), has begun installing self-checkout (SCO) machines developed in-house at Pyaterochka proximity stores across all of its geographies. Through
Weekend Read: X5 targets new supermarkets and proximity stores and drives sales densities via big data
X5 Retail Group, the largest food retailer is Russia, is targeting new supermarkets and proximity stores and is leveraging the power of big data to optimise assortments, pricing and promotions in order to drive sales densities in-store.
Group sales at Carrefour are expected to decline over the next five years and the retailer should divest its international portfolio if it is to remain a top three European retailer, according to analysts at Kantar Retail. Carrefour’s future in markets
Private label has increased its penetration across Europe during the economic downturn and is poised for further sustained growth and increased marketing support. Those are the findings of the latest Planet Retail latest research – Private Label growth drivers for
Food Retail Russia has released a report on the Russian grocery market, called Food Retailing in Russia 2011. According to researchers, Russia is increasingly a consumer society where people shop in modern supermarkets for packaged prepared foods, just as they