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Company Overview of Auchan Holding SA

Company Overview

Auchan Holding SA operates as a food retailer in France. It operates hypermarkets and supermarkets that offer a range of food and non-food products. As of December 31, 2015, the company operated 923 hypermarkets and 903 supermarkets in 14 countries. It also develops, manages, promotes, and invests in shopping centers. As of December 31, 2015, the company managed 379 shopping centers, including shopping malls and retail parks in 12 countries. In addition, it offers financial products and services, including financing, savings, insurance, bank and private payment cards, and services; electronic banking services; and payment and customer portfolio management solutions. Further, the company prov...

40, Avenue de Flandre

Croix,  59170


Founded in 1961

337,737 Employees

Key Executives for Auchan Holding SA

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Member of Management Board, Non Executive Chairman of Immochan and Non-Executive Chairman of Auchan Retail
Age: 53
Chief Financial Officer, Finance Director, General Secretary, Member of Management Board, Non-Executive Chairman of Oney Banque Accord and Chief Executive Officer of Oney Banque Accord
Age: 60
Development Director, Member of Management Board, Chief Executive Officer of Immochan and General Manager of Immochan
Chairman of Banque Accord and Chief Executive Officer of Banque Accord
Human Resources Director and General Manager of Hypermarkets - Poland
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Auchan Holding SA Key Developments

REWE Reportedly Negotiating Sale Of Eight Romanian Stores

REWE-Zentral-Aktiengesellschaft is negotiating the sale of eight stores it owns in Romania, which it has been operating under the XXL Mega Discount brand, according to market sources cited by local Ziarul Financiar, Romanian Insider reports. The list of potential buyers include Auchan Holding SA and Carrefour SA (ENXTPA:CA), as well as the Belgian group that owns Mega Image.

Auchan to Launch Drugstore Chain in Russia

Auchan announced that it will launch a new drugstore chain in Russia. The French retail giant plans to adapt its Italian chain Lillapois to the Russian market. The product line to be presented in Russian stores has already been determined. The first three stores are expected to be opened in the near future.

Auchan Holding Announces Consolidated Earnings Results for the Year Ended Dec. 31, 2015

Auchan Holding announced consolidated earnings results for the year ended Dec. 31, 2015. For the period, the company reported growth in revenue excluding taxes to EUR 54.23 billion compared to EUR 53.45 billion for the year ended December 31, 2014, an increase of 1.5%. The adjusted net profit, which came to EUR 797 million, increased by 10.5%. EBITDA grew by 2.7%, at a higher rate than revenue. Operating profit was EUR 1.11 billion, compared to EUR 1.18 billion for the year ended December 31, 2014. Net profit from continuing operations was EUR 718 million, or EUR 16.86 per diluted share, compared to EUR 800 million, or EUR 18.95 per diluted share, for the year ended December 31, 2014.

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