Fridman (LetterOne) believes that Dia should open thousands of stores in Brazil

Fridman (LetterOne) believes that Dia should open thousands of stores in Brazil

LetterOne is gaining ground. The investment vehicle of Russian tycoon Mikhail Fridman received on Monday the ‘yes’ of the Brazilian competition authorities to his takeover on Dia. Green traffic light in a country “very relevant” for the company. So much so that, in the eyes of the fund, Dia should open “thousands of stores” in […]

Walmart threatened to strike

Walmart threatened to strike

Workers of Walmart de México, with the support of the Revolutionary Confederation of Workers and Peasants (CROC), called on the retail chain to strike for March 5. Through social networks, workers of the company, specifically the Walmart stores, Sams Club and Bodega Aurrera, say they started a movement to claim their rights. “We have started […]

Wim Voet is the new CEO Aldi Belgium

Wim Voet is the new CEO Aldi Belgium

We learned last week the appointment of Hendrik Van de Walle, current CEO of Aldi Belgium, on the board of directors of Aldi Nord. We did not know the name of the person who was to replace him on March 1, 2019. It is now done, since it is Wim Voet who will take over […]

E.Leclerc automates its Gellainville warehouse

E.Leclerc automates its Gellainville warehouse

Leclerc launched multichannel in 2016 with the establishment of various specialized websites, such as parapharmacie.leclerc for para-pharmaceutical products, sport.leclerc for clothing and sports accessories, macave.leclerc for wines, champagnes and spirits and finally culture.leclerc for cultural products. “In our e-logistics business, we have seasonal peaks in production, mainly at the end of the year,” explains Cyril […]

Carrefour plans to cut jobs in Italy

Carrefour plans to cut jobs in Italy

Carrefour could cut about 4% of its workforce in Italy, or about 590 jobs, and reduce the surface area of ​​five of its 51 hypermarkets in the country due to a drop in sales, as part of its strategic plan for period 2019-2022. The transformation plan of the French group, whose content was unveiled on […]

Lidl Croix-Daurade: the new generation supermarket

Lidl Croix-Daurade: the new generation supermarket

Located on Albi road, this store has transferred its Lidl sign to about 700 meters further, towards the ring road, on the same road Albi between Edmond Rostand street and Boulevard Nettwiller. “The goal of this move is to welcome our customers in better conditions,” said Hélène Vivien, regional property manager of Lidl. This “new […]

REWE Appoints New CEO

REWE Appoints New CEO

REWE Group strengthens its international trading business: As of April 1, 2019, Jan-Peer Brenneke will start as CEO of REWE International AG and Divisional Board for Commodity Trade International of the REWE Group in Wiener Neudorf and will work on strengthening and developing the product areas for Austria, quality management, own brands (disciplinary and technical) […]

Edeka is leaving the Gemarkenstraße after more than 41 years

Edeka is leaving the Gemarkenstraße after more than 41 years

After more than 41 years Edeka leaves the Gemarkenstraße in Holsterhausen. This ends the era of trader Ulrich Henrichs, who took over the two branches in October 1998. For the past two years, Marc Daniels, his grandson, has been the owner of the business. But quite voluntarily. “The branches have gradually changed and expanded over […]