Retailer «Magnit» in June will open four test pharmacies. This was announced by Deputy General Director of «Magnet», sales and HR Ilya Sattarov during conference calls with investors, reports TASS.
According to Satarov, in the company are positive for the format. He noted that the first stage of the opening of pharmacies will be held on the basis of the existing «neighborhood» stores and hypermarkets. While Satarov said that while early to speak about concrete expectations from the project. «We will not be able to tell you about our expectations from this project, even to confirm that we are working in this project», — he added.
Satarov also reported on a pilot project in the format «Magnit Family». In the framework of the pilot changes the range of the target allocation categories. «The zoning will be changed and layout, including promotional offers, will change the design of the trading floor and the technology,» said Satarov. He added that the first test facility will be open by September.