ICA Gruppen AB: Swedish ICA Stores – October 2014 Sales Figures

Sales in the Swedish ICA stores rose by 6.5% in October 2014 compared with the corresponding month last year. In like-for-like stores sales increased by 5.3%.

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ICA Gruppen AB (STO:ICA)

 

October 14

January-October 2014
Store sales,
excl. VAT
SEKm

Change all stores

Change
like-for-like
SEKm Change
all stores
Change
like-for-like
Maxi ICA Stormarknad 2,585 7.90% 6.00% 25,354 3.20% 2.20%
ICA Kvantum 2,137 9.10% 6.10% 20,715 4.50% 2.20%
ICA Supermarket 2,691 4.40% 4.60% 26,840 1.80% 1.40%
ICA Nära 1,283 4.10% 4.20% 13,161 1.20% 2.10%
Total 8,697 6.50% 5.30% 86,069 2.80% 1.90%

In October 2014, sales in the Swedish ICA stores totalled SEK 8,697 million excluding VAT, which is an increase of 6.5% compared with the same month in the previous year. Sales in January-October 2014 amounted to SEK 86,069 million, an increase of 2.8% compared with the previous year.

At 31 October 2014, the number of ICA stores in Sweden was 1,315.

Store sales for November will be published on Monday, 8 December 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 discloses the information provided herein pursuant to the Securities Market Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication at 08.45 CET on Monday, 10 November 2014.

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 company inkClub and partly owned portfolio companies Cervera and Hemtex. For more information see icagruppen.se (http://www.icagruppen.se)

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ICA Gruppen
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Telephone number: +46 10 422 52 52