X5 Retail Group N.V.
X5 Retail Group is Russia’s largest retailer by revenues. The company operates several retail formats: a soft discounter chain under the Pyaterochka brand, a supermarket chain under the Perekriostok brand, a hypermarket chain under the Karusel brand, an online retail channel under the E5.ru brand, and convenience stores under various brands.
As of December 31, 2012, the company operated 3,802 stores. It holds the leading market position in Moscow and St Petersburg and has a significant presence in the European part of Russia. Its store base includes 3,220 soft discounters, 370 supermarkets, 78 hypermarkets and 134 convenience stores. The retailer operates 29 distribution centers and owns 1,956 trucks across Russia. X5 Retail Group employs 109,000 people (as of December 31, 2012).
In 2011, the company posted net revenues of $15,455 mln, EBITDA of $1,130 mln and net income of $302 mln.