Carrefour Announces its plan to Acquire 86 Billa Supermarkets


Carrefour announced today a consent to acquire Billa Romania from the Rewe team. Spread over the whole Romanian domain, the 86 markets of Billa Romania have an aggregate sales zone of 83,000 square meters.

Through this took-over, Carrefour would turn into the main supermarket administrator in Romania, reinforcing its multiformat offer to better serve its customers. The fulfillment of this transaction is subject to approval by the concerned antitrust bodies.

Carrefour is the main retailer in Europe and the second-biggest retailer on the planet, utilizing more than 380,000 individuals on rolls. With 12,000 stores in 35 nations, the team generated revenues of €100.5 billion in 2014. Each day, it welcomes more than 12.5 million customers world-wide.

An accomplice of COP21, Carrefour is vested through its day by day activities to feasible and responsible trade. The Group’s Corporate Social Responsibility methodology is based on three key pillars: battling against waste in all its different forms, securing biodiversity and working close by the organization’s partners.