SOLNA, Sweden--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News:
Sales in the Swedish ICA (STO:ICA) stores rose by 3.4% in July 2014 compared with the corresponding month last year. In like-for-like stores sales increased by 2.6%.
|Store sales,||SEKm||Change all stores||Change||SEKm||Change||Change|
|excl. VAT||like-for-like||all stores||like-for-like|
|Maxi ICA Stormarknad||2,673||3.50%||2.40%||17,735||2.70%||1.80%|
In July 2014, sales in the Swedish ICA stores totalled SEK 9,467 million excluding VAT, which is an increase of 3.4% compared with the same month in the previous year. Sales in January-July 2014 amounted to SEK 60,126 million, an increase of 2.2% compared with the previous year.
At 31 July 2014, the number of ICA stores in Sweden was 1,319.
Store sales for August will be published on Monday, 8 September 2014 at 08.45 CET. To see all publication dates in 2014, please visit ICA Gruppen’s website http://www.icagruppen.se/en/investor-relations/calendar/.
ICA Gruppen AB (publ) is one of the Nordic region’s leading retail companies, with around 2,300 of its own and retailer-owned stores in Sweden, Norway, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. The Group includes the retail companies ICA Sweden, ICA Norway and Rimi Baltic, ICA Real Estate, which owns and manages properties and ICA Bank, which offers financial services to Swedish customers. The Group also includes the wholly owned portfolio companies Forma Publishing Group and inkClub and partly owned portfolio companies Cervera and Hemtex. For more information see icagruppen.se (http://www.icagruppen.se)
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