retailer logo

Mercadona profile

A guide to the retailer and its operations today. Updated twice yearly to include latest information on performance, strategic developments, marketing initiatives, key personnel and must see stores.

Mercadona: data

See data on the retailer’s performance and forecasts for its operations by channel.

Western Europe retail outlook 2022

We highlight five trends set to shape the food and consumer goods retail market across Western Europe in 2022.

Spain country presentation

This in-depth guide to Spain explores the key trends in grocery retail and the growth strategies of the leading retailers in the country.

Latest News

News Feature image

Aldi has opened its largest distribution centre, while Spain’s market leader Mercadona continues to grow its presence in Portugal, announcing it aims to open 10 new stores in 2022. Separately, Auchan Portugal revealed its improving partnerships with local producers.

More News

Traditionally, a large percentage of Spanish shoppers used to get their fresh food in traditional stores and markets, buying their dry groceries in supermarkets. However, in recent years retailers have improved their fresh offer, progressively gaining share from the traditional sector. Therefore, while over 30% of fresh food is still sold through the traditional sector, this figure is steadily...
Spain’s leading grocer, Mercadona, generated gross sales of €27.8 bn in 2021, up 3.3% on 2020’s figure. Net income was €680m, a 6% decrease compared with 2020. Mercadona invested a total of €1.2 bn in 2021, €920m on 79 new store openings and store refits, €180m in its supply chain and €100m to drive the development of its online business. The retailer ended 2021 with 1,662 stores, 21 more than...
Market leader Mercadona continues to invest in supporting local communities, increasing its food donations by 21% in 2021, compared to 2020. Separately, Caprabo has reported how it has exceeded its expansion expectations as well as delivering a new sustainability project. Mercadona donated 20,600 tons of food in 2021 Mercadona has committed to its social sustainability initiatives by donati...
Retail Analysis 5–year forecasts

Exclusive to subscribers.

Use our retailer and market forecasts to 2026 for your long-term strategic planning.

IGD newsletters

Get the latest industry news and insights straight to your inbox with our range of newsletters

Please login to this service
to view this data