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SAO PAULO, May 15 One of the biggest shareholders of Brazilian retail company Via Varejo SA is hiring a financial advisor as he considers increasing his stake, the company said in a Wednesday filing.
* Firm owns other retailers across Latin America (Adds GPA's CEO comment on sale plan for Via Varejo, updates share prices)
SAO PAULO, April 24 Brazilian supermarket chain Grupo Pão de Açúcar SA on Wednesday posted first-quarter sales up 12 percent from a year ago, closing the gap on Carrefour Brasil, the market leader in Latin America's largest economy.
SAO PAULO, April 24 Grupo Pão de Açúcar SA , one of Brazil's largest food retailers, owned by France's Casino Guichard Perrachon SA, on Wednesday posted first-quarter gross revenue of 13.8 billion reais ($3.46 billion), up 12.4% from the year-ago period, helped by major gains in its wholesale unit.
SAO PAULO Brazilian electronics and appliance retailer Via Varejo SA plans to fully integrate its online and physical sales platforms by June 30, a move likely to increase margins in the second half of the year, Chief Executive Officer Peter Estermann said on Wednesday.
SAO PAULO, April 24 Brazilian electronics and appliance retailer Via Varejo SA plans to fully integrate its online and physical sales platforms by June 30, a move likely to increase margins in the second half of the year, Chief Executive Officer Peter Estermann said on Wednesday.
BRASILIA, Jan 11 Net sales revenue at Brazilian retailer GPA SA's food division rose 12 percent year-on-year in the fourth quarter to 14 billion reais ($3.8 billion), according to a securities filing on Friday.
SAO PAULO, Dec 27 Food retailer GPA SA sold 217 million reais ($55 million) in Via Varejo shares on Thursday, equivalent to 3.86 percent of the Brazilian electronics retailer's capital.
SAO PAULO, Dec 26 The board of Brazilian electronics and appliance retailer Via Varejo SA has replaced recently appointed CEO Flavio Dias, the company said, as it tries to turn the page on a year of lukewarm results and rocky stock performance.