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Wholesale and Production

Wholesale and Production continue to develop very well. Both areas are increasing their sales and consolidating their position on the various markets.
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Transgourmet Group

With subsidiary Transgourmet Holding AG, the Coop Group is active in the cash & carry and wholesale supplies market in Germany, Poland, Romania, Spain, France, Austria and Switzerland. In 2023, Transgourmet generated net sales of 11.408 billion Swiss francs from its cash & carry stores and wholesale supplies, which equates to an increase of 3.2%, and was able to further consolidate its position as the number 2 in European wholesale over the last year. Transgourmet is a pioneer in sustainable ranges and generated net sales of 794 million Swiss francs in 2023.
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The Coop Group has several manufacturing companies, including Bell Food Group, Halba, Steinfels, Reismühle Nutrex, Pearlwater and Swissmill. The Bell Food Group, in which Coop is the majority shareholder, is one of the leading companies in meat processing and the production of convenience products in Europe.

Net sales of the Coop Cooperative Production segment came to 894 million Swiss francs in 2023. Added to this are net sales for the Bell Food Group, which grew to 4.514 billion Swiss francs. Total net sales of sustainable ranges in Production totalled 1.625 billion Swiss francs in 2023. Coop therefore increased its net sales of sustainable products in the production area by 12.1% year on year.

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Bell Food Group

In the 2023 financial year, the Bell Food Group achieved a pleasing result despite persistent high inflation. EBIT amounted to 164.7 million Swiss francs, an increase of 1.1% on the previous year. The persistent high inflation in 2023 had an impact on the business of the Bell Food Group. On top of this, difficult weather conditions, volatile market conditions and geopolitical tensions all had an effect on consumer sentiment.