Pfeiffer Handelsgruppe news

19 January 2015
Austrian retail group Pfeiffer has reported a 68% increase in total revenue for 2014, as a consequence of acquisition activity. Strong performance in difficult environment Excluding the Zielpunkt acquisition, turnover was up 4%, a good performance considering a decrease in consumption. Pfeiffer acquired Zielpunkt in March 2014, boosting its position in the Austrian market and leaving it wit...
18 April 2013
Austria-based Pfeiffer has announced plans to expand its Unimarkt chain in 2013. Retailer to invest €15 million in additional stores Pfeiffer said that it will aim to open 20 Unimarkt stores in 2013, 18 of which will be rebranded Zielpunkt stores, with the final two being new. The retailer also said that it would it would operate the deli counters in the new stores itself, despite its ex...
16 January 2013
Austria's Pfeiffer Group wants to increase its holding in the retailer Zielpunkt, to become the majority owner, according to press reports. Wants to be majority owner in three years Pfeiffer Group currently owns 24.9% of Zielpunkt, but wants to take over the remaining shares within three years, according to comments made by CEO Erich Schönleitner to local press.  The immediate focus however...