Supermarkets focus more on animal welfare

Supermarkets focus more on animal welfare

Major supermarkets are focusing more on animal welfare activities. German organisation Rewe owned discount supermarket chain, Penny announced last week that it will not sell own brands fresh meat coming from castrated pigs from 2017. According Rewe every year about 20 million male piglets are being castrated in Germany. These pigs are castrated just a few days after their births without […]

Rewe Group wants government to disapprove supermarket merger

Rewe Group wants government to disapprove supermarket merger

TheGerman diversified retail and tourism co-operative group Rewe wants to dissuade the Minister for Economic Affairs Sigmar Gabriel to issue a special permit against the controversial merger of its competitors Edeka and Kaiser’s Tengelmann. Rewe does this in a statement to the Ministry of Economy against a ministerial permit for the supermarket union and reserves a path in […]