Consum continues its process of expansion and opens 36 new supermarkets during the 2011
May 11, 2011
Good news for the commercial Ensign Consum, of Valencian origin. This chain raised EUR 34.1 million, up 11%, during the year 2010 with respect to the previous year. The highest grossing was made possible by the adjustment in costs and the higher turnover, a 5.8% increase. Now, and during this period, the Valencian cooperative opens 36 new establishments, mostly in the region of Valencia and Catalonia. During the past year, this distribution chain opened 38 establishments, of which 22 acquired the commercial brands Vidal Europe and Eroski. After add 38 supermarkets over the past year. This process of expansion was complemented by an increase of staff with the hiring of 825 people, a 9% increase. As a result, Consum goodbye to the year 2010 with a total of 9.889 workers.