Centros Commerciales Carrefour, the Spanish unit of French retail giant Carrefour, has reported a 0.8% rise in first-quarter attributable profit to €31.25m (US$36.0m). Pre-tax profit rose 12.3% year-on-year to €44.1m, while net sales rose nearly 8% to €1.77bn. Like-for-like sales rose 5.3% at the company's Spanish hypermarkets and 3.7% at its supermarkets.