Dino Polska S.A., one of the fastest-growing retail food chains in Poland, has been recognized by suppliers as being the best retail network in the “Supermarket” category in the 11th annual “Retailer of the Year” market research conducted by the Nielsen market research agency.
Nielsen’s “Retailer of the Year” is the only market distinction awarded to retail and wholesale chains by their suppliers. Its purpose is to distinguish retail and wholesale networks operating in various formats on the Polish market.
The following criteria were among the ones used in this plebiscite: network image and promotional activities, collaboration in business development, cooperation with the network’s team, trading conditions, cooperation in the supply chain.
The awards ceremony took place during the gala held at the Poland & CEE Retail Summit on 3 April 2019.
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Dino is a nationwide network of medium-sized supermarkets located in close proximity to where customers live. Its grocery stores are open every day (except for non-trade Sundays) from 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.1. The Dino network is one of the fastest growing retail grocery trade networks in Poland. At the end of September 2020 it consisted of 1,371 stores across Poland.
The Dino Group’s business model blends the advantages offered by the format of conveniently-located mid-sized supermarkets with the capability of rapidly opening new stores and offering an attractive assortment primarily entailing attractively-priced branded and fresh products.
Dino stores offer customers approximately 5 thousand stock keeping units (SKUs). Most of the SKUs are either fresh products or branded products, including a full range of groceries, household chemicals and cosmetics as well as small household articles and appliances. Every Dino store has a staffed meat counter, with the Agro-Rydzyna meat processing plant supplying high quality meat and cold cuts.
The Dino Group’s logistics network consists of five distribution centers located in Krotoszyn, Jastrowie, Wolbórz, Rzeszotary and Łobez. Its geographic range makes it possible to deliver fresh products to all of the stores in Dino’s network every day of the week.
At the end of September 2020 the Dino Group had 24.1 thousand employees.
The Company has been listed on the main floor of the Warsaw Stock Exchange since April 2017. Dino Polska S.A. is majority-owned by Polish capital.
1 Some stores are open for less than the standard working hours in connection with aligning their operation to local regulations.