France Groupe CASINO : Improvement of sales momentum in France

First quarter 2015 sales
Improvement of sales momentum in France
Excellent performances internationally
Strong growth of E-commerce activities
Group’s total sales: €11.9 billion, up +5.3% and +2.7% on an organic basis

Strong international commercial momentum: total growth of +9.2% and organic growth of +3.7%

Southeast Asia: strong growth of +25.4%
Latin America
High growth in food sales: +10.2%
Near stability in sales of electronic products: -0.8%

Continued improvement in organic sales (-1.3%) despite a price cuts’ carry-over effect of -1.9% and volumes growth of +0.6%
Solid progress in volumes in most formats

Strong growth of Cnova sales: +17.7%
Sharp increase in gross merchandise volume (GMV): +28.2%(1) driven by the rapid development of marketplaces