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) […]

Buy at Amazon, pay at Billa, Merkur, Penny and Bipa.

Buy at Amazon, pay at Billa, Merkur, Penny and Bipa.

Rewe Group makes supermarket cash registers to the bank counter. From summer on, customers should be able to pay their online purchases cash at the cash registers of Billa, Merkur, Penny and Bipa. This is made possible by a cooperation between Rewe and the German financial services provider Barzahlen, which handles the transactions. In the […]

Arsbeck: Rewe market is being modernized

Arsbeck: Rewe market is being modernized

The Rewe market in the center of Arsbeck is currently under construction and is therefore temporarily closed. On Thursday, February 14, the market on the Helpensteiner Straße 5 to be reopened after the renovation. The Rewe market in Arsbeck was opened in September 1997. Uwe Arndt was market leader until the end of 2018. Effective […]

Recall at Rewe and Penny: plastic and metal parts in sausages

Recall at Rewe and Penny: plastic and metal parts in sausages

A supplier of Rewe and Penny recalls various sausages. In individual sausages could be small black plastic parts of one to two millimeters in size or parts of a metal clip, warns the company Ovo. Penny and Rewe have already stopped selling the affected batches. The following products are affected: penny Wiener sausages from Mühlenhof, […]

Rewe is determining to reduce single-use plastic

Rewe is determining to reduce single-use plastic

The time of the individually wrapped in protective foil organic cucumber is over at Rewe, said the retail company on the occasion of the opening of the Rewe theme stand on plastic reduction at the consumer fair “International Green Week” in Berlin. Now Rewe offers the sensitive vegetables all year round only with an adhesive […]

Supermarkets focus more on animal welfare

Supermarkets focus more on animal welfare

Major supermarkets are focusing more on animal welfare activities. German organisation Rewe owned discount supermarket chain, Penny announced last week that it will not sell own brands fresh meat coming from castrated pigs from 2017. According Rewe every year about 20 million male piglets are being castrated in Germany. These pigs are castrated just a few days after their births without […]

Rewe Group wants government to disapprove supermarket merger

Rewe Group wants government to disapprove supermarket merger

TheGerman diversified retail and tourism co-operative group Rewe wants to dissuade the Minister for Economic Affairs Sigmar Gabriel to issue a special permit against the controversial merger of its competitors Edeka and Kaiser’s Tengelmann. Rewe does this in a statement to the Ministry of Economy against a ministerial permit for the supermarket union and reserves a path in […]