Sales of Lenta increased by 8.6% last year%

AK&M 27 January 2022 12:44

Retail sales of Lenta in 2021 increased by 8.6% to 483.6 billion rubles. Comparable sales (LFL) increased by 2.4%, the average LFL receipt increased by 4.7%. Online sales increased by 208% to RUB 19.3 billion. The number of online orders increased by 221% to 10.4 million. This is stated in the company's message.

The chain was expanded by 376 new stores, 12 stores were closed. Thus, the net increase was 364 stores. The total number of stores as of December 31, 2021 was 757 (including 254 hypermarkets and 503 small format stores).

The net increase in retail space reached 236.4 thousand sq. m. As a result, the total retail area increased by 15.6% to 1.755 million sq. m.

MKPAO "Lenta" (TIN 3906399157) is a leading multi-format grocery and FMCG retailer in Russia. The company develops the formats of hypermarkets, supermarkets, as well as the format of convenience stores under the brand "Mini Tape". The company develops online sales. The company was founded in 1993 in St. Petersburg. As of March 31, 2021, Lenta operated 254 hypermarkets and 140 supermarkets with a total retail area of more than 1.5 million square meters. m in 89 cities of the European part of Russia. The company has 13 distribution centers throughout Russia. In 2020, Lenta's revenue amounted to 445 billion rubles (about $6 billion).