France: industrialists sign a pact with the government

France: industrialists sign a pact with the government

Food and supermarket groups sign Thursday a “pact” with the government and NGOs to reduce the plastic packaging of their products. The partners commit themselves to reach 60% of recycled plastic packaging by 2022, against 26% today. Bottles, trays, protective films … Packaging accounts for one third of the plastic used, but nearly 60% of […]

Kaufland invests heavily in the development of the BIO shelf. The network introduces 150 new products

Kaufland invests heavily in the development of the BIO shelf. The network introduces 150 new products

The Kaufland expands in its German stores the offer of biodynamic products, and thus created from raw materials produced according to the so-called sustainable agriculture. It is more than 150 Demeter Campo Verde products. By the end of the year, there are to be over 200. The Demeter range includes, among others: juices, spreads, dairy […]

Carrefour to continue the development of its Bio store park

Carrefour to continue the development of its Bio store park

By 2022, Carrefour is determining to open 120 Carrefour bio stores. For SoBio, whose acquisition announced last July is underway. Carrefour aims to continue its expansion in the organic market. According to internal sources, Carrefour plans to open 120 Carrefour bio stores by 2022 (currently 20). In addition, the distributor, who announced the purchase of […]

The increase of Organic products to 22% at E.Leclerc

The increase  of Organic products to 22% at E.Leclerc

Organic sales at E.Leclerc reached 930 million euros in 2018, an increase of 22%. What to consolidate its place in the top three of the French market, with Carrefour and Biocoop. Carrefour claims a turnover of 1.2 billion euros on organic, growing by 20%. The Biocoop network had to finish the year with 1.2 to […]