Jerónimo Martins SGPS SA is a Group that has assets in the Food area, mostly in Distribution, with market leadership positions in Poland and Portugal. In 2019, it achieved sales of EUR 18.6 billion (68% in Poland) and an EBITDA of EUR 1,045 million (88% in Poland).
In Poland, the Group owns Biedronka, a chain that operated, by the end of 2019, 3,002 proximity stores, and a chain in the drugstore sector, under the Hebe banner, which had in 2019, 273 stores.
In Colombia, the Group owns Ara that operated, by the end of 2019, 616 locations.
In Portugal, Jerónimo Martins operates with the banners Pingo Doce (441 supermarkets) and Recheio (38 Cash & Carry and four platforms, three of them related to Food Service), which are leaders in the Supermarket and Cash & Carry segments, respectively.
Also in Portugal the Group owns Jerónimo Martins Agro-Alimentar (JMA) which objective is to safeguard the Group's Companies ability to have a supply of some strategic products. It currently operates in the areas of Dairy Products, Livestock (Angus beef) and Aquaculture (sea bass and gilt-head bream).
Finally, in Portugal, Jerónimo Martins Restauração e Serviços is engaged in developing projects in the Restaurants sector and, at the end of 2019, was operating the Jeronymo chain of kiosks and coffee shops with 22 points of sales. Hussel, a Specialised Retail chain selling chocolates and confectionery, had 23 stores at the end of 2019.