Hornbach has opened it’s fourth Slovakian store, after two outlets in the capital Bratislava and one in the eastern Slovak Košice. According to the company, over €22m were invested in land, construction and equipment. “Hornbach achieved Group-wide sales growth of 5.3% in the past financial year. The region of Slovakia has an above-average share of this gratifying development,” explained Jaroslav Paděra, regional manager of Hornbach in Slovakia and the Czech Republic. “This encourages us in our commitment in this country, in which we have held in the difficult times of the economic and financial crisis. We are growing organically step by step and are very pleased that we are now expanding our store network with an attractive market here in the northeast of the country.” Currently, Hornbach’s product range in Slovakia comprises more than 120,000 items.
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