May 23, 2024
SPAR International’s Congress in Malta: Better Together

SPAR Albania participated in the 67th Annual SPAR International Congress, held in Malta, which brought together over 300 delegates from SPAR organizations worldwide.

This year’s International Congress theme, “Winning Together: The Spirit of SPAR,” truly encapsulated the multinational brand’s collective drive and commitment to excellence.

During a dedicated session, the CEO of SPAR Albania, Elona Hametaj, proudly presented the significant achievements and ambitious goals of the BALFIN Group company. “Our team has achieved a 26% growth in turnover compared to 2022, significantly surpassing the industry benchmark growth of 8.3% for SPAR stores worldwide,” she said during her presentation. SPAR International commended SPAR Albania for its outstanding growth in such a short period.

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Being part of this prestigious international retail network is a competitive advantage for SPAR Albania. Since the founding of SPAR International in the Netherlands in 1932, it has grown to encompass 48 countries, operating more than 13,900 stores, and generating an impressive annual turnover of over 43 billion euros. Whereas SPAR Albania, established in 2016, now numbers 84 stores. As part of BALFIN Group, the company has frequently introduced new industry standards in the country.