Honduras news

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...
27 July 2016
Walmex has reported an 11.5% increase in net sales for the second quarter of 2016. First half revenue grew by 12.3%. Same store sales growth driving improvement Same store sales growth drove the improvement in total Walmex sales for the second quarter, however the retailer is seeking to develop a stronger contribution from new stores and e-commerce. For Mexico, Q2 total sales were up 9....
20 May 2016
In the second of our two part series, we look at how leading retailers are targeting convenience and proximity growth in Latin America.  Following our focus last week on leading supermarket retailers, this week we focus on the evolution and expansion of value-focused proximity formats. Value and proximity - the best of both worlds? Tougher economic times have made shoppers across Latin Am...
19 May 2016
Walmart International has reported net sales of USD28,083m today for Q1 FY2017, up 4.3% at constant currency rates. The division delivered an improved performance in the quarter, with ten of its 11 markets positing positive comp sales. We take a look at how Walmart fared in its key Latin American markets. Brazil: pleased with comp sales High inflation contributed to a difficult eco...
27 April 2016
Walmex has reported a 13.2% increase in net sales for the first quarter of 2016, with EBITDA up 24.6%. Sales in Mexico were up 10.3% and increased by 7.5% in Central America, both at constant currency. Quality of growth "more important" than favourable consumption trends In Guilherme Loureiro's first conference call as CEO, he reiterated the retailer's key goal of doubling sales in ten y...
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 ...