Circulo K Mexico news

25 October 2016
In this update, we look at what happened at retailers across the region in the third quarter of 2016, including who's winning, the hotspots for expansion, and who's being most innovative in-store. Retailer results: who's winning Internationally, net sales declined for Walmart in Q2 of fiscal 2017. Walmex reported strong momentum across all formats, divisions and countries, while co...
22 September 2016
Latest UN population forecasts show Latin America urbanising at a faster rate than anywhere else on earth, with 89% of the population set to live in urban areas by 2050. This is accelerating the focus on its cities, posing infrastructural challenges alongside expanded opportunities. What's a megacity and why is it important? Megacities, and others that are just below the megacity thresho...
28 July 2016
In this update, we look at what happened at retailers across the region in the second quarter of 2016, including results, format development, and new market entries. Mixed bag of results to date In Brazil, there seems to be no stopping Assaí as the atacarejo format reported 37.6% sales growth year-on-year for Q2. Proximity growth was also double digit for GPA Casino's e-commerce...
20 April 2016
In this update, we look at what happened at retailers across the region in the first quarter of 2016, including results, expansion plans, new formats and restructuring. Good start to 2016 Grupo Éxito's growth accelerated, powered mainly by Colombia's positive economic environment. We look at how it plans to grow For Carrefour , like-for-like sales were up 9.9% in Brazil and ...
19 January 2016
In this update, we look at what happened at retailers across the region in the fourth quarter of 2015, including expansion, refocusing, and quarterly results. Expansion to continue in 2016 Soriana and La Comer agreed to the conditions imposed upon them by the competition authorities in Mexico, in relation to the acquisition of La Comer stores Falabella announced its 2016-19...
20 October 2015
In this update, we look at what's been happening at retailers across the region in the third quarter of 2015, including expansion, restructuring, loyalty scheme developments and in-store activity with suppliers. Mixed results, with Brazil proving a tough market Carrefour said its increasingly multi-format strategy in Brazil drives positive growth, with like-for-like sales up 7.4% i...
27 April 2015
In this update, we look at developments from retailers across the region in the first quarter of 2015, including a good start to the year for many retailers, the unveiling of new strategic and investment plans, and initiatives to reward loyalty and help lower income consumers. Encouraging progress in Q1 results Brazil was one of the markets driving a strong first quarter for Carrefour ...
17 February 2015
We've launched a new, free, Latin America-focused bulletin. Designed for retailers and suppliers already trading in the region, as well as those keeping a watching brief, it will keep you updated on top retail and FMCG news from Latin America and the latest insight presentations that have been added to Retail Analysis.   If you would like to be added to the mailing list, or you have a...
26 January 2015
In this update, we look at developments from retailers across the region in the last quarter of 2014, including financial performance, expansion plans and management changes. Management changes see retailers strengthen for new phase of growth Daniel Rodríguez Cofré resigned as CEO of Chile's Cencosud in November. He joined FEMSA in January 2015 and is set to become the Mexican gr...
11 February 2014
Mexican brewer Grupo Modelo, part of Anheuser-Busch InBev, is to divest its Extra convenience store business to Círculo K, subject to regulatory approval. Grupo Modelo to focus on beer business   The brewer is to concentrate on producing, distributing and selling beer, with the Círculo K stores remaining "one of our most important clients." Círculo K to operate more than 1,000 store...