Coop Netherlands news

07 January 2020
We round up the latest results from Netherlands-based PLUS, Coop and Sligro as they post their FY2019 results. PLUS: 5.4% growth in turnover to €2.61 bn PLUS saw its turnover increase by 5.4% to €2.61 bn (US$2.92 bn) and its ecommerce sales growth reach 33%. The retailer attributed its growth to the addition of six entrepreneurs who switched to the formula during the year. 13 stores were al...
03 January 2019
We round up the latest results from Netherlands-based Jumbo, PLUS and Coop. Jumbo: 9.6% growth in turnover to €7.8bn Jumbo has reported 9.6% growth in its turnover for 2018. Around 95% of sales came from core Jumbo formats, while €262m came from the recently acquired EMTÉ business and €150m from La Place. During the year, Jumbo’s store network grew by 33 stores, leaving the retailer with...
08 March 2018
We share the latest developments from the Netherlands as Jumbo and Coop acquire Emté supermarkets, Poiesz buys the Van Smaak meal delivery service and Picnic partners with Wehkamp. Jumbo and Coop acquire Emté supermarkets… Following speculation about the future of the Emté supermarket business, parent company Sligro Food Group has sold the chain to Jumbo and Coop Netherlands. The deal, whic...
02 January 2018
We round up the latest news from the Netherlands as Albert Heijn continues its private label innovation drive, trials lower online order thresholds and opens a new hospital store. Elsewhere PLUS and Coop Netherlands have reported their results, while SPAR is restructuring for the future. Albert Heijn continues private label innovation drive… In an interview with Levensmiddelenkrant , comme...
04 October 2017
We round up the latest news from the Netherlands, considering news from Albert Heijn, Jumbo, Aldi, Lidl, Coop Netherlands, Plus and Hema. Albert Heijn showcases private label innovation… Albert Heijn has run a dedicated AH on tour event to celebrate new private label products. The retailer invited food press, bloggers and vloggers to get a first look at its latest innovations. Marit va...
23 May 2017
We round up the latest news from the Netherlands as Jumbo and La Place unveil a new concept store, PLUS launches express delivery and Albert Heijn offers specialty meat dishes. Elsewhere, retailers are adapting ranges and promotions to tackle food waste. Jumbo and La Place unveil new concept… Having acquired La Place last year, Jumbo is opening a new concept, ‘Food Markt City by Jumbo’ ...
11 April 2017
We share the latest developments from the Netherlands including Coop Netherlands results and Jumbo’s convenience ambitions. Coop 2016: +3.7% Coop Netherlands reported that 2016 group sales increased by 3.7% to €954m. Net profit increased by over 50% to €7.9m. As of the end of 2016, Coop operated 258 Dutch stores. 2016 highlights: new & modernised stores, ecommerce During the year, ...
05 January 2017
As Netherlands-based Coop Supermarkten, PLUS and Sligro announce preliminary 2016 results, we round up how each has performed against average market growth of about 2.5%. Coop enjoyed revenue growth of 3.3% Coop announced revenue rose 3.3% versus 2015 to over €1.1 bn. The company did not strip out the 53rd week from 2015’s results, suggesting that total sales rose more on a comparative 52-w...
23 June 2016
As Netherlands-based Superunie launches a new private label brand, Leclerc and Rewe create a new purchase alliance and Spain-based Grupo IFA announces positive 2015 results, we look at news from Europe’s retailer alliances. Leclerc and Rewe establish Eurelec According to reports in Lebensmittel Zeitung Leclerc and Rewe have established a new joint venture, Eurelec Trading. CVBA Eurelec was...
25 April 2016
As Sligro-owned EMTÉ and Coop announce first quarter results that showed a difference in performance and Hoogvliet appoints a new commercial director, we round up news from the market. Sligro affected by EMTÉ results Sligro said that at a corporate level sales rose 4.5%, including the benefits felt from recent acquisitions, to €633m in the first quarter, while they rose 1.5% excluding the a...