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2020-08-05

Ahold Delhaize reports strong Q2 results that continue to be impacted by COVID-19

  • Net sales were €19.1 billion, up 17.1%, or 15.9% at constant exchange rates
  • In the U.S. and Europe, comp sales growth excluding gas was up 20.6% and 10.2%, respectively
  • Net consumer online sales grew 77.6% at constant exchange rates; Ahold Delhaize will reach €7 billion net consumer online sales goal in 2020, one year ahead of plan
  • COVID-19-related costs were approximately €330 million in the first half of the year, and approximately €260 million in Q2, including safety measures and enhanced associate pay  
  • Operating income was €1,004 million, increasing 78.0% at constant exchange rates
  • Underlying operating margin was 5.3%, up 1.7% points from the prior year at constant exchange rates
  • Diluted EPS was €0.65; diluted underlying EPS was €0.65, increasing 87.9%
  • 2020 outlook raised, with underlying EPS growth in the low-to-mid-20% range; free cash flow expected to be at least €1.7 billion, net of paying the majority of a tentative U.S. pension plan withdrawal agreement
  • 2020 interim dividend is €0.50, up 67% and based on 40% of first half 2020 underlying income per share1

1 from continuing operations

Zaandam, the Netherlands, August 5, 2020 – Ahold Delhaize, one of the world’s largest food retail groups and a leader in both supermarkets and eCommerce, reports second quarter and half year results today.

The interim report for the second quarter and half year 2020 can be viewed and downloaded at www.aholddelhaize.com.

Summary of key financial data

  Ahold Delhaize Group The United States Europe Ahold Delhaize Group The United States Europe
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Q2
2020
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Q2
2020
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Q2
2020
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YTD 2020 % change
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Net sales 19,103    15.9  % 11,856    18.7  % 7,247    11.4  % 37,310    14.3  % 23,170    16.2  % 14,140    11.2  %
Comparable sales growth excl. gas 16.4  %   20.6  %   10.2  %   14.4  %   17.2  %   10.0  %  
Online sales 1,347    68.7  % 512    126.8  % 834    45.8  % 2,345    49.7  % 836    84.3  % 1,509    35.6  %
Net consumer online sales
Författare Ahold Delhaize

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