3 January, 2019
On 3rd of January the new Chairman of the Board of MAXIMA Eesti Marko Põder was appointed, previously interim CEO of the company since September of 2018. He also became the new permanent CEO. The selection process was conducted in cooperation with management recruitment agency. Four candidates participated in the final stage of the selection.
12 December, 2018
Embassy of the Republic of Poland to Lithuania together with The Polish Investment and Trade Agency awarded Maxima Grupė for the acquisition of retail chain Stokrotka. The prize was granted during “Polish Business Awards 2018” event that took place at the Embassy on December 11.
4 December, 2018
Retail chain Stokrotka, owned by Maxima Grupė since this spring, acquired Sano, another retail chain that is operating in the Polish market. The company was acquired from related shareholders. The merger of the companies is planned to be completed in the beginning of 2019.
29 November, 2018
Maxima Grupė has decided to establish the new company Maxima International Sourcing in which it will concentrate centralized purchasing competencies. The new company will provide agency services to the retail chains owned by Maxima Grupė in the Baltics, Poland and Bulgaria, develop private label brands, and engage in wholesale activities. The company will be established at the beginning of next year.
13 November, 2018
Maxima Grupė, which owns the Maxima retail chain in the Baltics, the Stokrotka chain in Poland and the T-Market chain in Bulgaria, plans to open 120-140 new stores in those markets during 2019. Many of them will be opened in Poland. The company plans to invest at least EUR 100 million altogether next year in the expansion and renewal of its chains of stores.