The ATB-Market retail chain is planning to launch about 30 stores of the new format by the end of 2017. New ATB stores will be launched throughout the territory of Ukraine, however, primarily they will open in the cities of Kharkiv, Zaporozhia and Dnipro.
Three stores of the ATB-Market retail chain have been opened in Dnipro city in a new design format and using the modern approach to the use of equipment. Another 16 stores are planned to be opened in the city by the end of the year.
New ATB supermarkets are the testing sites where the most up to date solutions in retail trade, construction, and efficient power consumption are implemented. The new supermarkets are equipped with cooling and freezing modules of the new generation, as well as the new system of lighting built on the basis of new LED technologies. The lighting system makes it possible to save energy and creates a more pleasant environment in the premises of the store. New technologies of thermal insulation, heating, and energy recuperation allow decreasing the cost of heating up to 70%.
ATB retail chain has been the leader of Ukrainian retailers.
Since the beginning of 2017, 39 new discounter stores were launched by ATB Corporation, 22 of which are located in the Western regions of Ukraine. Only during March and April, 10 new stores were launched there. The following cities appear on the ATB map: Sokal’, Yavoriv, Boryslav, Novoyavorivsk, Kalush, Ternopil, Kamenets-Podolskiy, Nemyrov, Vynnyky and Kryzhanovka village. More than 1,000 new work places have been created by the Corporation during the first four months of the current year.
We would like to remind you that, according to the results of 2016, ATB Corporation was also the leader by growth rate and amounts of paid taxes. To the budgets of different levels and special funds, the trading network transferred 5.5 billion UAH. This is the highest result in the industry.