“Alpha” enters a taxi station // The structure of the group is preparing to buy out a land plot for a business center

Mikhail Fridman’s Alfa Group is seeking control over a land plot next to Sber’s headquarters in southwestern Moscow. Here, on the site of a former taxi company, an investment fund managed by the group plans to build a business center by 2025 in partnership with Stone Hedge. The new office complex will be built for … Read more

SIPRI reported a sharp drop in arms sales by Russian companies from the ranking of the 100 largest

Sales of arms and military services of the 100 largest companies in the world grew by 1.3% in 2020, to $ 531 billion, according to a study by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). One of the sharpest drops in sales was shown by the Russian companies included in the rating. At Almaz-Antey and … Read more

Honor sold everything // New models of the Chinese company took advantage of demand in Russia

The return of Honor smartphones with Google services to the Russian market after the restoration of relations with the company, severed due to US sanctions against Huawei, proved to be successful. In two weeks of sales, the company, according to analysts, sold the entire first batch and occupied 5.5% of the market. If Honor shipments … Read more

French champagne makers expect record sales in 2021

Jean-Marie Barillier, co-president of the French Champagne Committee and head of the Champagne Producers Union, said on Friday that in 2021 sales of this wine amounted to 315 million bottles, and in monetary terms – € 5.5 billion. This is a record amount – the previous record in € 5 billion was delivered in 2019. … Read more

Meat turns green // Growing demand for herbal counterparts

The market for herbal analogues of dairy and meat products in Russia is growing noticeably. According to NielsenIQ estimates, over the year, sales of these categories increased by 19% in volume and by 18% in money, and the growth in prices for animal products could provide additional support to the market. …