Puerto Rico, Walmart delivers donations to the Food Bank

Puerto Rico, Walmart delivers donations to the Food Bank

Walmart Puerto Rico reported that it made a donation of 36 food vans and basic necessities valued at $ 1.5 million to the Food Bank, which will be distributed among different entities. The items included have begun to be delivered to centers for the elderly, children and mental health; non-profit entities that serve people with […]

Mercadona will withdraw plastic bags from its stores in Catalonia this month

Mercadona will withdraw plastic bags from its stores in Catalonia this month

The supermarket chain Mercadona has announced that this February it will definitively replace the plastic bags of its 259 supermarkets in Catalonia with paper bags, raffia bags, and other reusable and recyclable bags. In a statement, the company has specified that this measure will also be implemented this month definitively in the communities of Madrid […]

Kaufland invests more than 15 million euros in Kaufbeuren

Kaufland invests more than 15 million euros in Kaufbeuren

A new Kaufland is being built on the former premises of the Mercedes dealership Allgäu of the Kreuter family. Now the groundbreaking ceremony took place. Even though it is still winter, the construction site is set to move forward quickly. The company is investing more than 15 million euros in the new building with a […]

Aldi and Edeka are planning residential construction in Munich

Aldi and Edeka are planning residential construction in Munich

Already at a meeting in early 2018, the Munich retailers were enthusiastic about the idea of ​​OB Dieter Reiter to create housing by overbuilding already existing markets. Lidl made the start and submitted several apartment building plans in January 2019: In Sendling and Obermenzing, more than 30 apartments are to be built via one branch. […]

Biedronka with a dedicated recruitment hotline for Ukrainians

Biedronka with a dedicated recruitment hotline for Ukrainians

The Biedronka network has prepared itself for staffing. The company has invested in a 24-hour recruitment hotline in Poland and Ukraine and a dedicated website in Ukraine. The network is planning to open 100-150 new stores in the coming years. ” in order to meet the needs of our candidates on the constantly changing labour […]

Auchan recalls its Rösti 1 kg

Auchan recalls its Rösti 1 kg

New product recalls Tuesday at Auchan Luxembourg, Auchan recalls its Rösti 1 kg due to the possible presence of some “foreign corps ” whose nature is not specified. On Monday, they were trays of sauerkraut garnished. This time, these bags of frozen Rösti brand Auchan, which were withdrawn from the sale but a part of […]

Carrefour tests its first 24-hour store in Paris

Carrefour tests its first 24-hour store in Paris

Since Monday, January 28th, Carrefour tests its very first store that opens 24/24 7 in France. This point of sale that no longer lowers its curtain every night is the Carrefour City located 42 “avenue de la Motte Picquet”, in the 7th arrondissement of Paris. In this district not far from the Eiffel Tower, the […]

Carrefour to restructure its French hypermarkets

Carrefour to restructure its French hypermarkets

Carrefour will restructure its French hypermarkets. The giant retailer presented last Friday its action plan for its French hypermarkets in 2019, which includes new lease-management and deletions, causing concern from the unions. The French distributor must imperatively raise the bar of these very large formats which account for nearly 25% of its turnover and whose […]