CASINO Group

A historic player in French retailing since 1898, the Casino Group is one of the world leaders in food retailing with more than 12,200 stores  worldwide, located in France, Latin America and the Indian Ocean and a turnover of 37.8 billion €.
The Casino Group defends a vision of the trade centered on two strong points: on the one hand the proximity which it maintains with its customers thanks to its 220 000 collaborators in the world, on the other hand its ability to adapt to extremely varied local realities. Backed to strong financial structure and strong leverage, the Group has a balanced portfolio of assets - brands, networks, businesses, services, real estate activities - that contribute effectively to its growth.
Its innovation policy, its commercial savoir-faire,its proactive societal commitments make it a unique group in retail’s universe, and enable it to implement its ambition: “Nourishing a world of diversity”
+64 partners
in the world
11 172
store in the world
1.4€ Bn
in exploitation profit
45%
of Casino sales are
outside France
220 000
co-workers around the world
+20
private
labels

34,6€ Bn
consolidated net sales

A targeted development model

The development of the Casino Group has taken a new impetus for the last ten years.

Its strategy is to increase the share of countries with high growth potential and profitability, while focusing in France on the most promising formats. In each country where it operates, the Group has been able to anticipate changes in consumption patterns and adapt quickly to build strong positions. Casino group has more than 11 172 point of sale in France and in the world, in Argentina Argentine (Libertad, Mini Libertad), in Brazil (Pão de Açúcar, Extra, Assaí), in Colombia (Éxito), in the Indian Ocean (Jumbo, Score), en Uruguay (Disco, Devoto) and in ten countries in Africa.

The Group's strategy is deployed

around structuring axes

Tailor-made e-commerce strategies
From the leading model of Cdiscount in France to the specific digital strategies of each brand.
Trade and real estate activities
The association of commercial and real estate activities, a specificity of the Casino group. Developed in France and abroad, this expertise is one of the levers of valuation of the Group.
A selective international development
By focusing on high potential markets: Brazil, Colombia, where the Group holds leading positions.
Precision trading
A targeted consideration of the expectations of each consumer.
A multi-format structure
Focused on the development of convenience stores, premium and discount, via a network of differentiated and complementary brands.
A qualitative product offer
An offer of own brand product, innovative and attractive products for consumers.

Presentation of the Casino Group

For 120 years, Groupe Casino has been meeting the expectations of its customers in all their diversity.