Groupe Casino in Colombia: Local Profile, 2013
This is a detailed report covering Groupe Casino’s store formats, private labels, history, key employees, and key financial and operational metrics in Colombia.
Introduction and Landscape
Why was the report written?
This is a comprehensive report covering Groupe Casino’s operations in Colombia. It offers an insightful analysis of the company and details of its store formats, private labels, history, news, key employees, and key financial and operational metrics. The report also presents market shares and investment strategies of the company’s key local competitors.
What is the current market landscape and what is changing?
The Hypermarket, Supermarket and Hard-discounters retail channel grew at a rate of 4.5%, while the Convenience store and Gas stations channel witnessed a growth of 4.6% during FY2012. The economic outlook for 2013 remains optimistic, with planned infrastructure projects in the country and positive consumer confidence encouraging retailers to plan for expansion.
What makes this report unique and essential to read?
The report provides detailed information on Groupe Casino’s operations and strategy in Colombia. Additionally, it presents market shares and investment strategies of the company’s key competitors in the country.
Key Features and Benefits
The report provides comprehensive analysis of Groupe Casino’s operations in Colombia and is an essential tool to gain a detailed understanding of the company’s local operations.
The report presents Groupe Casino’s strategy, which is essential in understanding the direction of the company in the coming years.
A unique table that presents the information of major retailers in Colombia. It provides information on the retailers’ store banners, country of origin, store count, and the year of inception in Colombia.
An insightful analysis of Groupe Casino in Colombia, providing details of its store formats, private labels, history, news, key employee biographies, and key financial and operational metrics.
The report provides revenue data for Groupe Casino and its key competitors in Colombia. Additionally, it presents investment strategies of the company’s key competitors, and this information is essential to gain an understanding of the market.
Key Market Issues
Colombia was affected by the deterioration of the global economy and tightening of monetary policy, which resulted in reduced consumer spending, primarily during the first half of 2012. However, a correction in demand and consumer spending in the second half of 2012 stabilized the economy.
Groupe Casino’s store banner Exito plans to increase its presence in major tier two cities across Colombia with its convenience store formats: Surtimax and Exito Express.
The retailer plans to develop nutritional labelling for new Ekono-brand products in 2013; in addition, it plans to introduce recycled PET packaging for its “Taeq” organic products by 2014.
Table of contents
1.1 What is this Report About?
2 Groupe Casino Colombia – Company Profile
2.1 Business Description
2.2 Store Formats
2.2.3 Convenience Stores
3 Groupe Casino – Key Information
3.1 Financial Performance
3.2 Operational Performance
3.2.1 Store Count
3.2.2 Sales per Store
3.2.3 Sales per square meter
3.2.4 Revenue per employee
3.2.5 Employees per thousand square meters
3.3 Key Employees
4 Regulatory Environment
5 Groupe Casino Colombia – Corporate strategy
5.1 Focus on Expanding Convenience Store Presence in Tier-II Cities
6 Competitive Environment
6.1 Main Hypermarkets, Supermarkets, and Hard-Discounters; Convenience Stores and Gas Stations in Colombia
6.2 Market Revenues of Main Hypermarkets, Supermarkets, and Hard-Discounters; Convenience Store and Gas Stations in Colombia
7 Investment and Expansion Plans of Competitors
8.1 Groupe Casino Colombia – News
8.2 Events and History
8.3 Awards and Recognitions
8.4 About Conlumino
List of Tables
Table 1: Ratio Definitions
Table 2: Groupe Casino Colombia, Key Facts
Table 3: Groupe Casino, Store Banners
Table 4: Groupe Casino Colombia, Private Labels
Table 5: Groupe Casino Colombia, Key Employees
Table 6: Groupe Casino Colombia, Key Employee Biographies
Table 7: Main Hypermarkets, Supermarkets, and Hard-Discounters; Convenience Stores and Gas Stations in Colombia
Table 8: Market Revenues of Main Hypermarkets, Supermarkets, and Hard-Discounters; Convenience Store and Gas Station Retailers in Colombia, 2012
List of Figures
Figure 1: Exito Store in Colombia
Figure 2: Carulla Store in Colombia
Figure 3: Bodega Surtimax Store in Colombia
Figure 4: Groupe Casino Colombia – Revenues (US$ Million), 2008–2012
Figure 5: Groupe Casino Colombia – Store Count, 2008–2012
Figure 6: Groupe Casino Colombia – Sales Per Store (US$ Million), 2008–2012
Figure 7: Groupe Casino Colombia – Sales Per Square Meter (US$), 2008–2012
Figure 8: Groupe Casino Colombia – Revenue Per Employee (‘000 US$ ), 2008–2012
Figure 9: Groupe Casino Colombia – Employees Per Thousand Square Meters, 2008–2012
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