Posts tagged as Oxylane

  • Tuesday, April 15th 2014

    Décathlon reports solid single-digit growth for 2013

    by Markus Huber

    Oxylane, the company behind Décathlon, the world’s largest integrated sporting goods retailer, has announced a sales increase of 6.1 percent in 2013 to €7.4 billion before VAT compared with the previous year when the French company lifted its turnover by 7.2 percent . In both years, like-to-like sales increased by 1.3 percent. Altogether, the chain […]

  • Wednesday, April 3rd 2013

    Sales of Décathlon’s parent reached €7 billion in 2012

    by Markus Huber

    Last year, Oxylane, the group that owns Décathlon, reached total sales of €7 billion, corresponding to an increase of 7.2 percent compared with 2011. On a comparable store basis, the turnover went up by 1.3 percent. After its entry in Taiwan with one point of sale last June, the French retail group is now operational in 19 countries worldwide. Altogether, Oxylane counted […]

  • Wednesday, July 18th 2012

    New continental platform for Décathlon’s stores in Northern Europe


    Oxylane, the parent company of Décathlon, plans to open a big new distribution center in the autumn of 2013 at Rouvignies, near Valenciennes and the French border with Belgium, to service its stores in Northern Europe. The new logistic platform will start with a surface of 57,000 square meters, building up gradually to 75,000 m². […]

  • Monday, April 2nd 2012

    Décathlon/Oxylane’s growth slows down


    The growth of Oxylane, parent company of Décathlon, slowed down to 8.8 percent in 2011 from 9.9 percent in 2010 in absolute terms, and to 1.1 percent on a same-store basis from 1.8 percent in the previous year. The French retail group’s total revenues reached €6.5 billion, with France’s share declining to 44.6 percent from […]