Carrefour extends its “Drives Pedestrian” in Paris

Carrefour extends its “Drives Pedestrian” in Paris

In full expansion in the capital, Carrefour will open seven new “pedestrian Drives” this Wednesday, March 20, bringing to 45 their number in Paris. The very first “Pedestrian Drives” appeared in Paris last year, allowing customers to take advantage of this new service. For Carrefour, this is to offer the widest possible choice to Parisians, […]

Biedronka 55th in the world ranking

Biedronka  55th in the world  ranking

The revenues of the 250 largest retailers in the world increased by nearly 6% in the last financial year. Jeronimo Martins, the owner of the Biedronka chain, remains unrivalled in Poland, at the same time taking the 55th position in the global ranking, according to the report “Global Powers of Retailing 2019” prepared by Deloitte. […]

Kaufland opens the “Metal Market” in Wacken

Kaufland opens the “Metal Market” in Wacken

“For the first time in the history of the festival, this will ensure a full supply of 75,000 fans directly on the event site,” the announcement said. Kaufland opens its sales tent with the “Metal Market” from July 29th to August 3rd. There is a range of grilled meat, various snacks, fresh fruit and vegetables […]

Lidl CEO warns against Amazon and Alibaba

Lidl CEO warns against Amazon and Alibaba

Klaus Gehrig is head of the Schwarz Group and chairman of the supervisory board of Lidl and Kaufland. He seldom appears publicly, so his talk at the Retail Innovation Days at the Duale Hochschule in Heilbronn was all the more remarkable. During his speech in the event, he mentioned, among other things, the failure of […]

Carrefour relies on Proximity Marketing in Italy.

Carrefour relies on Proximity Marketing in Italy.

One of Europe’s largest trading companies wants to launch a new start in Italy. Carrefour announced the collaboration with JoinTag. JoinTag was founded in 2013 and relies on beacon technology. Customers include not only retailers but also museums and tourism providers. As the company has revealed in a press release, JoinTag technology is being introduced […]

Edeka plans its own organic markets

Edeka plans its own organic markets

Germany’s largest food retailer, Edeka, plans its own organic markets. In the discussion are shop-in-shops in large Edeka stores, but also separate stores under the brand “Naturkind,” wrote the well-connected in the industry journal Lebensmittel Zeitung on Friday. In addition, the group also wants to expand its own brand “Edeka Bio” with seasonal up to […]

Aldi and Lidl leading a war price in Germany!

Aldi and Lidl leading a war price in Germany!

At the discounter giants Aldi and Lidl, consumers can look forward to particularly favourable special offers during these weeks. For between the discounters, the dispute over price sovereignty in the business is just starting right again. The trigger for the discount battle is also an offensive-oriented strategy change at Aldi, to which the competitors respond […]

Five varieties of Aldi ice recalled

Five varieties of Aldi ice recalled

Four varieties of ice cream at Aldi Nord and one at Aldi Süd were recalled by the manufacturer on Friday. They have the possibility of metal parts getting into the product. Several pieces of ice cream sold by food discounter Aldi may have been found to be metal parts. Aldi Nord and Aldi Süd would […]