01 March 2013

X5 takes first place in Greenpeace Green Supermarket ranking

Moscow, 1 March 2013

X5 Retail Group N.V. (“X5” or the “Company”), Russia’s largest retailer in terms of sales (LSE ticker symbol: FIVE), announced today that the Company took first place in the ’Green Supermarket’ ranking of environmental best practices among Russian retail trade networks. The rankings were compiled by Greenpeace Russia.