Swedish ICA stores – August sales figures
Sales in the Swedish ICA stores increased by 3.4% in August 2017 compared with the corresponding month last year. Sales in like-for-like stores increased by 2.6%.
|August 2017||January –August 2017|
|Mkr||Change all stores||Change like-for-like||Mkr||Change all stores||Chan ge like-for-like|
|Maxi ICA Stormarknad||2,952||3.7%||3.6%||22,884||2.5%||2.5%|
In August 2017, sales in the Swedish ICA stores totalled SEK 9,856 million excluding VAT, which is an increase of 3.4% compared with the same month in the previous year. Sales in January-August 2017 amounted to SEK 75,834 million, an increase of 2.6% compared with the previous year.
ICA Gruppen estimates the calendar effect for August to be +0.5%.
At 31 August 2017, the number of ICA stores in Sweden was 1,290. Store sales for September will be published on 9 October 2017 at 08.45 CET.
To see all publication dates in 2017, please visit ICA Gruppen’s website http://www.icagruppen.se/en/investors/calendar.
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