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VinoGrad Space Media Partner


    Magnit is one of Russia’s leading food retail chains, number one by the amount of stores and geographical coverage.

    The company operates in about 3,900 localities: almost 14 mln customers visit its stores every day. Magnit utilizes a multiformat model, which includes convenience and drogerie stores, supermarkets and pharmacies, hard discounters. The company has more than 26,000 stores in 67 regions of Russia.

    Magnit is a unique company for Russian retail. Aside from commodity sale, it operates a private-label food production business. The company manages several plants for growing vegetables and production of dry food and confectionery.

    Company’s logistics infrastructure includes 45 distribution centers and 5,435 trucks.

    Magnit is Russia’s largest private employers, the company currently employs a total of about 360,000 employees.

    Magnit's revenue for FY 2021 amounted to RUB 1,856 billion.

    Jan Dunning — President and CEO at Magnit retail chain
  • Simple Group

    Simple Group is one of the largest importers and national distributors of high-quality wine and spirits in the Russian market, with its own actively-developing retail network. The group of companies includes SimpleWine retail brand (wine stores, online-store and mobile app), Grand Cru wine restaurant (marked with a MICHELIN star in the MICHELIN 2022 guide) and Simple Bar, the Simple Media house and the Enotria Wine school.
    The company's portfolio includes more than 5,000 wines from 45 countries, a unique collection of brands of spirits, mineral water, natural juices and tonics, professional glass and accessories. For more than 26 years, Simple has been introducing Russian residents to the world enogastronomical culture and developing its own educational projects.
    The ultimate range of categories and styles fitting any taste and budget, as well as high level services refined through the long history of Simple Group in Russia — that is our key offer to our business partners, consumers and the broad range of wine enthusiasts.

    Maksim Kashirin — Founder and President of Simple Group. Vice-President of OPORA Russia, Head of the Trade Committee, and the Alcohol and Winemaking Industry Committee.
  • The “Company” business periodical

    The “Company” business periodical is a competent look at the economy and business – analytics, news, and expertise – which exists since 1997. It includes the website, the “Company” magazine, and social networks.
    For 25 years, the magazine has been writing about business, money and people that affect Russian and global economy.
    In November 2019, the “Company” periodical relaunched its site. The transformation touched the appearance and technical base, but the editorial policy of the project has retained its basic principles.
    The “Company” periodical provides a prompt information about the main events of the business world, impartial analysis of cases, exclusive interviews with market leaders, and analytics from leading industry experts - this is why readers and partners have been choosing us since 1997.

    Denis Prokopenko is the CEO and owner of the “Company” periodical.