DIA could close up to 300 stores in Spain

DIA could close up to 300 stores in Spain

The chain of supermarkets DIA (International Food Distributor) could announce in the coming days the closure of just under three hundred stores, which develop their professional work about 1,600 workers. The company, in serious economic difficulties in recent months, hopes to be able to get out thanks to these cuts of the insolvency situation that […]

Auchan recalls their CHOUCROUTE 1 PERS 370G

Auchan recalls their CHOUCROUTE 1 PERS 370G

The Luxembourg food safety authorities have just been informed by Auchan supermarkets of a product recall due to the possible presence of foreign rubber bodies. The product has been distributed in Luxembourg within Auchan stores. It was withdrawn from the sale in the relevant stores in Luxembourg, but part of the inventory was sold. This […]

Germany, New supply policy: Aldi lowers prices for branded products

Germany, New supply policy: Aldi lowers prices for branded products

For the first time, Aldi also offers branded products from the standard range at a discounted price. The reason for the restraint: Aldi wanted to raise no doubt that the normal price is already favourable. “For Aldi, that’s a perfect change of direction. The discounter has so far always set to constant low prices. There […]

Kaufland to provide more sustainable products starting from mid-February

Kaufland to provide more sustainable products starting from mid-February

The Kaufland retail chain, which belongs to the Schwarz Group, wants to be more sustainable in its product range. From mid-February, the grocery retailer will offer more than 150 Demeter products, mostly items from the Demeter brand Campo Verde. According to Kaufland data, Demeter is the most important organic association in Germany with the most […]

Kaufland celebrates the opening of its 100th charging station

Kaufland celebrates the opening of its 100th charging station

The supermarket chain Kaufland opened its 100th charging station at the beginning of February. At the store in Bietigheim-Bissingen in Swabia, customers can load for free during their shopping – with certified green electricity. “With this offer, we show how important the expansion of the charging infrastructure is for us and actively shape the energy […]

Intermarché base d’Avermes closes it doors leaving 250 employees with an obscure fate

Intermarché base d’Avermes closes it doors leaving 250  employees with an obscure fate

Friday at the Intermarché d’Avermes base. It was the last day of work before closure for most employees still in post (difficult to know their workforce, but according to a delegate CFDT, they were more than 85 in permanent and many intermediaries, on this site which has employed up to 250 people including 210 on […]

Lidl UK opens a regional distribution centre in Doncaster

Lidl UK opens a regional distribution centre in Doncaster

The German-based retailer Lidl UK has unveiled recently their project of a new Regional Distribution Centre in South Yorkshire. The new regional distribution centre will be serving 53 Lidl stores initially around the region of South Yorkshire. The £70m investment will be creating 400 new jobs and will be Covering 58,000m². Tsvetelina Butrakova Lidl UK […]

Carrefour will no longer sell plastic cotton swabs from March 1st

Carrefour will no longer sell plastic cotton swabs from March 1st

the French supermarket giant, the Carrefour group will no longer sell plastic cotton buds in Belgium from the first of March. Bio-degradable alternatives are already available on the store’s shelves. These small utensils will be quickly followed by other objects. In the coming weeks, Carrefour will also stop selling straws, goblets, cutlery and disposable plastic […]