MOSCOW, Sept 14 Russian grocery chain Dixy
said on Friday its January-August consolidated
revenues surged 61.6 percent year-on-year to 94.2 billion
roubles ($3.01 billion), boosted by its merger with smaller
rival Victoria just over a year ago.
Sales were up 21.6 percent on a pro-forma basis, including
Victoria's results from the beginning of 2011, Dixy said in a
In August alone, consolidated sales were up 24.6 percent in
rouble terms after a rise of 23.4 percent in July.
($1 = 31.2866 Russian roubles)
(Reporting by Maria Kiselyova; Editing by Andrey Ostroukh)