Inventive Retail Group has opened in Russia two new stores of the Nike branded chain, which now has 21 stores.
The area of Nike stores opened in Perm and Samara amounted to 237 m2 and 300 m2, respectively. The company plans to return the investment within two years.
Tikhon Smykov, CEO of Inventive Retail Group: “The sports segment in retail continues to develop. Of course, in today's difficult times, only the strongest players remain on the market. Our Nike brand store project shows excellent results, for example, in December 2015 sales increased by 69 % compared with the same period in 2014. Therefore, we are expanding the Nike network and look at the regions including. "
In 2016, Inventive Retail Group plans to open two more new Nike stores.