The Chelyabinsk shoe company Unichel in January 2011 compared to January last year increased its gross output by 20,22% - from 89 to 107 million rubles. According to the Ural-press-inform agency, sales increased by 16,61% - from 118 to 137,6 million rubles, which is 24,1% more than the plan. Shoe production increased by 22,58% - from 143 thousand pairs to 175,3 thousand pairs, which is 0,4% less than planned.
In addition to increasing sales in the shoe holding, the number of employees is growing from 2800 to 3000 people (an increase of more than 7%). The average salary of employees increased by 22,94% - from 11,5 thousand rubles to 14,2 thousand rubles per month.
The number of own stores and branded shoe sales departments in large cities of Russia increased by 5,63% - from 284 to 300.
Unichel Company is one of the three largest Russian footwear manufacturers, and unites the Unichel shoe factory, the Ural Orenburg shoe factory, the Zlatoust shoe factory Zlato and the Trading house Obuv.