Swedish ICA stores – February 2015 sales figures
Sales in the Swedish ICA stores rose by 4.8% in February 2015 compared with the corresponding month last year. Sales in like-for-like stores increased by 3.9%.
|February 2015||January – February 2015|
|Store sales, excl. VAT||SEKm||Change all stores||Change like-for-like||SEKm||Change all stores||Change like-for-like|
|Maxi ICA Stormarknad||2,325||6.2%||4.2%||4,868||6.8%||4.8%|
In February 2015, sales in the Swedish ICA stores totalled SEK 7,864 million excluding VAT, which is an increase of 4.8% compared with the same month in the previous year. Sales in January-February 2015 amounted to SEK 16,281 million, an increase of 4.5% compared with the previous year.
At 28 February 2015, the number of ICA stores in Sweden was 1,312.
Store sales for March will be published on 10 April 2015 at 08.45 CET. To see all publication dates in 2015, please visit ICA Gruppen’s website http://www.icagruppen.se/en/investors/#!/calendar
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