SYDNEY (FNS) -- Woolworths here said strong growth in food and general merchandise sales have helped the company achieve a "significant milestone" in its history, with sales exceeding $11.8 billion (U.S.) for the 52 weeks ended in June. Roger Corbett, Woolworths chief executive officer, said sales growth for the year was a "healthy" 8.4% for the group, with "very pleasing" fourth quarter results. He noted supermarket sales for the year rose 8.3% to $9.8 billion with comparable store sales ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.