History

Univerexport is one of the leading retail chains in the country. In the previous 23 years, we have created a recognizable name which is connected with top quality service, wide product range and always attractive prices. With the goal of providing that the best products and most favourable prices from domestic and foreign supply are constantly available to all customers, we have developed a retail network which today comprises 40 retail stores, wholesale stores, as well as 2 subsidiary companies operating within the Univerexport system.

In 2010, Univerexport company expanded its sales network outside the territory of Vojvodina, by opening its first retail store in Belgrade, under the symbolic name Supermarket "011".

Today, Univerexport has over 2.000 employees, At present, more than 30,000 customers visit Univerexport stores daily, and around 16,000 items are for sale. More than 70% of these are domestic products.
Permanent investments in the development of sales network, logistics and communication with customers enable quick and efficient meeting of the modern consumer demands.

 




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1990

UNIVEREXPORT DOO was established on 25 September 1990, as a trading company for wholesale and retail sale of convenience goods.

1991

Wholesale, as the main activity, started to operate in Novi Sad on 13 March 1991, in 4 Bajči Žilinskog Street, which became a registered seat of Univerexport Company.
On 28 March 1991, in Sremska Kamenica, the first retail store was opened, a mini-market *Čardak*, while at the same time in 4 Bajči Žilinksog Street, in addition to the wholesale, a retail store *Diskont 1* was opened. Along with the wholesale, the retail network was also extended.
On 20 November 1991, a retail store, mini-market *D3*, was opened in Novi Sad.

1994

Expansion of the network continued with the opening of a retail store, mini-market “D2”, on 24 June 1994, and with the opening of a retail store, mini-market “Kalinka”, on 6 October 1994.

1995

In 1995, Univerexport started its own production. The first was a bakery production.

1996

On 13 March.1996, Univerexport wholesale network was expanded with the wholesale in Indjija. In addition to the wholesale, on 19 April.1996 a retail store, supermarket «Srem» was opened.

1997

On 27 June 1997, a retail store, market *Lipar* was opened in Novi Sad.
On 18 September.1997 a retail store, market *Pazovčanka* was opened in Nova Pazova, and on 17 October 1997, a retail store, market *Snežana* was opened in Stara Pazova.

1999

On 1 September 1999, Univerexport started with a cardboard production, and a month later with the production of Uni pasta.

2000

On 7 December 2000, the first exchange office within the Univerexport retail facility was opened. The first exchange office was opened in the retail store in 4 Bajči Žilinskog Street, in Novi Sad.

2001

On 21 January.2001, a retail store, market “Jugović” was opened in Kać, and on 5 March 2001 a retail store, mini-market “Desetka” was opened in Stara Pazova.

2002

On 8 June 2002, a retail store was opened in Novi Sad under the name of *Mila*. On 16 December 2002, the first large supermarket was opened in Novi Sad, under a symbolic name, supermarket *021*, and on 14 March 2003, an exchange office was opened in the supermarket *021*.

2003

The first retail store was opened in Temerin on 7 August 2003, under the name of *Telep*.
On 18 November.2003, Univerexport became the majority owner of the company *Alba*, with a total of 69.33 % of shares. This made the company the first subsidiary of Univerexport.On 24 December 2003, Novi Sad got the second large Univerexport supermarket, at 93c Futoški put supermarket *Alba*. On 8 April.2004, an exchange office was opened in the facility.

2004

On 14 April 2004, the largest trading company in northern Vojvodina became the second subsidiary of Univerexport Company, with 63.34 % of shares.
On 4 October.2004, Vršac got the first Univerexport retail store, under the name of Supermarket *013*. An exchange office in the supermarket started to operate on 7 January.2005.
In addition to the retail store, market *Telep*, in Temerin, on 23 December 2004, another retail store was opened - market *Centar*.

2005

On 18 April 2005, the second Univerexport retail store was opened in Kać, under the name of Market *Kaćanka*.
The Company’s own production was expanded on 23 May 2005, when it started with the production of ice-creams Uni Gelati.
On 1 June 2005, a post office was opened in the supermarket *021*, which resulted in the expansion of facility’s products and services of this kind.
In the summer of 2005, Jovanka Rodić died. She was the wife, friend and business partner of Bogdan Rodić, the founder of Univerexort.
Supermarket *013* in Vršac expanded its range of products and services on 13 November 2005, by opening a cafe in the retail store.

2006

On 8 March 2006, the founder and creator of Univerexport Company, a visionary and initiator of many modern concepts of our time, joined his wife who had died suddenly, and left his work and ideas to live after him. Vesna Vučurević, the daughter of the late Bogdan Rodić, became a new General Manager and owner of Univerexport Company. She continues to develop and expand the business concept of Univerexport.
On 22 July 2006 a retail store, market *Univerexport*, was opened in Rumenačka Street in Novi Sad.
Since 24 July 2006, a famous restaurant *Čerčil* in Pašićeva Street in Novi Sad has been operating as part of the Univerexport Company, and on 27 September 2006 a restaurant *D1* was opened in 4 Bajči Žilinskog Street, in Novi Sad.

2007

On 14 May 2007, a beautiful retail store, Univerexport market, was opened in one of the most beautiful parts of Novi Sad, at 30 Radnička Street.
Previous experience in the production process proved to be successful and in 2007, Univerexport decided to focus on meat processing and production of meat products and expand its own production. On 15 February 2007, Univerexport became a majority owner of the meat industry AD Bačka, by purchasing 58,95% of shares.
On 8 November.2007, the Univerexport retail store in Stara Pazova, changed its location. Since then *Snežana* has been operating at 15 Kralja Petra I Street.

2008

On 21 January.2008, in the vicinity of a retail store, mini market *Bulevar*, at 94 Bulevar Oslobodjenja , a new retail store, market *Univerexport* was opened, while at the old address of the mini market, after reconstruction, on 10 March.2008 MESARA-DELIKATES was opened selling the products of AD Bačka.
On 26 January 2008, Univerexport opened its franchise facilities. The first to open was a retail store, market *Mihajlo*, in Slankamen.
On 28 April 2008, Univerexport made a big entry on Zrenjanin market, with EUR 4 million and investment in the opening of a modern supermarket *023*.
The first retail store in Bački Jarak was opened under the name of Market *Univerexport*, on 12 May.2008.
On 10 December 2008, Univerexport opened Exclusive, a facility selling an exclusive range of products, as a part of the restaurant *Čerčil* at 25 Pašićeva Street , in Novi Sad.

2009

On 12 January 2009, an AD Bačka butcher store “Delikates 2” was opened in Subotica, on a dairy market, and on 21 January.2009, a retail store, market “Univerexport”, was opened in Srbobran.
On 10 April 2009, a supermarket “Univerexport” was opened at 73b Narodnog fronta Street, which is the 13th in a row of retail stores in Novi Sad.
On 1 July.2009, a retail store, market “Univerexport” was opened in Bački Petrovac, and on 22 July.2009, an AD Bačka butcher store “Javor 2” was opened in Bačka Palanka.
On 25 September.2009, Univerexport moved to a new business building. The new seat of Univerexport has since then been at 165 Sentandrejski put, in Novi Sad.
On 9 November.2009, the second retail store was opened in Vršac, under the name of “Breg“, which is the 28th in a row within the Univerexort system.
On 17 December.2009, a supermarket Univerexport was opened at the corner of Cara Dušana Street and Laze Nančića Street in Novi Sad, which is the 29th retail store in a row.

2010

On 25 January 2010, “Pazovčanka“ was moved to a new address at 2 Kralja Petra I Street in Nova Pazova.
On 23 August 2010, the fist retail store in Belgrade was opened - supermarket “011“.
On 17 November 2010, the first Univerexport retail store in Bačka Palanka was opened.
On 29 December 2010, a new retail store in Sremska Kamenica was opened - market “Čardak“.

2011

On 4 april a retail store, market «Univerexport» was opened Mičurinova street in Novi Sad.
The same year, new retail stores were opened in Petrovaradin and Bečej. At the end of that year supermarket Alba was renovated.

2012

Retail store, supermarket „021“ have got a new look, and in the april of the same year Univerexport created Elakolije - online service for ordering and delivery of fast moving consumer goods.

2013

This year brought new openings of retail stores.
Univerexport opened 4 new stores in Novi Sad, and renovated its first store named PRVI.

2014

2015

2016

10. mart otvoren je još jedan Univerexport objekat u Severnobanatskom okrugu, u Novim Kozarcima
28. april sremski okrug postaje bogatiji za još jedan Univerexport objekat koji je vrata potrošačima otvorio na adresi Đure Jakšića 1 u Sremskoj Mitrovici.
18. avgust u Južnobačkom okrugu kompanija Univerexport otvara još jedan objekat, ovog puta u Bačkom Gradištu.
22. septembra stanovnici Rumenke dobijaju svoj prvi Univerexport objekat, 132 po redu Grupe Univerexport.
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