13 June 2017 (Updated: 10:55 GMT)

MAGNIT preparing to open new Russian pharmacy concept

Despite recent underperformance, Russian retailer Magnit is pushing ahead with its plans to add pharmacy services to its offer. Images posted on social media show a space of approximately 900-1,000 square feet in a Magnit hypermarket with ‘Magnit Pharmacy’ branding.

PLANET RETAIL'S VIEW

  • Competition in Russia’s pharmacy space is intensifying, but expertise will be essential to execute well...