News Briefs

Rossmann Increases Sales Abroad by 33%
23 Apr 2009 — 

German drugstore chain Rossmann continues to grow in CEE and reports a 33% sales increase to EUR 948 million for 2008.

  • The retailer currently operates 640 stores abroad:
    • 350 in Poland
    • 181 in Hungary
    • 108 in Czech Republic
    • 1 in Albania
  • The first store in Albania was opened on 29 March 2009 under the "Rossmann & Lala" label, which is owned to 75% by Rossmann and 25% by former Albanian football star Altin Lala.
  • Rossmann plans to continue expanding by opening another 83 stores across the three markets.