Centre Franco-Russe d’Intelligence Economique et Stratégique

02 décembre 2006

Carrefour to Approach from Regions

The world second retailing giant, Carrefour, is staging the Russia’s expansion. The first hypermarket of the French chain will probably open next year in Gorizont (Horizon) mall, Rostov-on-Don, and the company is said to be eyeing sites in Siberia. For Carrefour, it will be much easier to work in the regions than in the capital, the retailers speculate. Gorizont owners are currently in talks with Carrefour about accommodating a hypermarket of the latter, said Dan Polonsky, general director at Gorizont mall. “We set to negotiations far... [Lire la suite]
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20 juin 2006

Carrefour en Russie : mieux tard que jamais

Toujours fidèle à sa stratégie "wait and see", vendredi dernier, le groupe Carrefour a annoncé officiellement qu'il étudie la possibilité  de développement en Russie. Luc  Vandeveld, en visite chez le maire de la ville de Tumène, prévoit se développer dans une vingtaine de villes russes (Moscou et Saint-Pétersbourg inclus). Le groupe compte créer une JV pour la fabrication des produits alimentaires. Le premier magasin sera localisé à Tumène. Cela fait 3 ans que les rumeurs courent sur le mode... [Lire la suite]
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09 juin 2005

M&S to Approach Moscow from Fringes

Turkish FIBA will be promoting M&S chain in Moscow. So far, the European retailers have preferred to take root in Russia through local partners. For instance, C&A and British House are promoted by Russian Trading Group. Zara is in charge of the Stockmann business. The location of the first M&S in Moscow is yet unclear. Two months ago, the rumors were running that it would be launched in Ramstor City-2, the Sevastopolsky Avenue. In Ramenka that managers Ramstor chain they declined either to confirm or deny the data... [Lire la suite]
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27 mai 2005

Metro Group turnover will exceed 1 bln euros in 2005 in Russia

Metro Group turnover will exceed 1 bln euros in 2005 in Russia MOSCOW. May 27 (Interfax) - Metro Group, one of the biggest commercial companies in the world, will see its turnover exceed 1 billion euros in 2005 in Russia, Hans-Joachim Korber, the company's president, told reporters.Metro Group turnover was 893 million euros in 2004 in Russia, up 75% from the previous year, Korber said. The growth rate will be slightly lower this year, but turnover will certainly surpass 1 billion euros, he said.Russia currently accounts for less... [Lire la suite]
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13 mai 2005

IKEA to invest $100 mln in new Omsk complex

May 13 (Interfax) - Sweden's IKEA is to invest $100 million ina shopping complex in Omsk, Omsk region Deputy Minister forConstruction Anatoly Til told journalists.He said that an agreement was signed on Thursday for theconstruction of the complex in Omsk, with a total area of 120,000square meters.IKEA Manager for regional Projects Anders Falkinius said that thecompany plans to start building the complex in the first quarter2006. Omsk companies will be used to carry out the constructionwork. He said that the complex would employ about... [Lire la suite]
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