7 November, 2018
Maxima Grupė won a prize for successful acquisition of retail chain Stokrotka and further growth of the company during one of the biggest retail events “Food Market and Retail Forum” (Forum Rynku Spożywczego i Handlu) that was held on 5-6 November in Warsaw.
15 October, 2018
Effective 19 October, Eglė Šimė, currently working as a head of IT center, was appointed as the new CEO of Franmax, the company owned by Maxima Grupė. To this date, Franmax was led by Dalius Misiūnas, CEO and Chairman of the Board of Maxima Grupė.
26 September, 2018
Effective 15 October, there will be a change of management at Emperia Holding, the Polish business owned by Maxima Grupė, which runs the Stokrotka retail chain. Current CEO Dariusz Kalinowski has decided to step down as chairman of the management board and CEO. The new CEO of the company will be Arūnas Zimnickas, a member of the board at Maxima Grupė. Dariusz Kalinowski will be appointed to the supervisory board.
17 September 2018
Effective 1 October, the composition of the board of Maxima Grupė will change: Vygintas Šapokas, who until now led the Maxima retail chain in Estonia, is leaving that position and Maxima Grupė. As of October, he is moving to Spain to work and will head the Supersol retail chain in that country. The current head of Supersol, Arūnas Zimnickas, who is also a member of the board of Maxima Grupė, will from now on focus all his attention on the retail business which the group operates in Poland.
6 September 2018
Maxima Grupė, which operates retail chains in the Baltics, Poland and Bulgaria, successfully placed a EUR 300 million issue of 5-year bonds. The bonds were purchased by more than 60 investors from 14 countries. Among them – one third from Baltic and Scandinavian region, rest of them – from other European countries. Demand for the securities exceeded supply.