French retailer Casino has reported a 2.4% rise for its fourth quarter sales to E6.4bn with organic growth of 3.9%.

Sales for its full year saw organic growth of 3.8% to E23m, of which 1.6% was in France and 12.5% was seen in its international markets.

The retailer saw improvement in its French same-store operations in the fourth quarter, compared to a poor performance in the third quarter.
The company also reported positive same-store sales at its Casino supermarkets and its Geant hypermarkets.