Pinskiy&Co founder Anton Pinsky may become the new owner of the Russian Starbucks business. The restaurateur himself did not confirm the deal. The new network owner will have to rename it.
The deal can be closed at the end of July, it will include leasing rights to all areas of Starbucks coffee shops with repairs, but without the possibility of using the products and technologies of the network, as well as premises in the Pushkino Park shopping center. , which is owned by the company, learned "Vedomosti".
Mikhail Burmistrov, CEO of Infoline-Analytics, believes that the transaction amount is unlikely to exceed 700 million rubles due to a significant discount.
The head of the retail department of CORE.XP, Marina Malakhatko, estimates it in the range of 1.6 to 3 billion rubles, depending on the structure of the transaction and the package.
In early March, due to a special operation in Ukraine, Starbucks stopped supplying its products and closed coffee shops in Russia. At the end of May, the company announced that it had decided to leave the Russian market.
Starbucks has worked in Russia for 15 years. The income of the legal entity of the network in the country "Coffee Sirena" according to RAS in 2021 increased by 42% to 5.2 billion rubles. The company's net profit under RAS is 199.2 million rubles against a loss of 523.2 million rubles in 2020.
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