Honduras news

20 July 2015
In this update, we look at what's been happening at retailers across the region in the second quarter of 2015, including new private label ranges, omnichannel developments and second quarter results. Q2 results reveal strong performances Carrefour's second quarter results once again revealed the strength of its Latin American operations. Like-for-like sales were up 7% in Brazil, wh...
19 May 2015
Walmart has revealed a 6.6% fall in international sales for Q1 fiscal 2016 (three months ended 30 April 2015) impacted by foreign currency effects. We take a closer look at performance in its key Latin American markets. Brazil: "another quarter of steady growth" Despite the continued economic slowdown and inflationary cost pressures, Walmart is maintaining a stable pace in Brazil. Both ...
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 ...
10 April 2015
Latin American wholesaler PriceSmart has reported an 11.4% increase in net warehouse club sales for the second quarter of fiscal 2015, and a 9.8% increase for the first half. There were 36 clubs in operation as of February 2015, up four on the previous year. Currency impact in Colombia The second quarter saw a reduction in net income which can be attributed to the Colombian business, with d...
19 March 2015
We attended Walmex's analysts' day in Mexico City on 18 March, at which the retailer gave an update on progress and outlined its strategic priorities for the year ahead. We bring you the key points from the day. Positive message from CEO In his first analysts' meeting as president and CEO of Walmex, Enrique Ostalé briefly outlined the retailer's success story over the years 2002-2012. D...
19 February 2015
Walmart's net sales increased by 1.4% in the fourth quarter to $130.7bn, with sales in its US stores and Sam's Club divisions increasing by 4.1% and 1.3% respectively. International net sales were down 3.9%, impacted by currency. Consolidated net income attributable to Walmart increased by 12.1% to $5.0bn. For the full year, net sales increased by 1.9% to $482.2bn, with consolidated net income...