The Belgian farmers' syndicate ABS has staged a protest at several distribution centers belonging to discounters last night. They demanded attention for the fact that the current price war is...
Carrefour has sold off 10 % of its Brazilian activities to Abilio Diniz, who earlier had a nasty fight with French Casino after he had courted Carrefour about the control...
Spanish fashion chain Desigual has appointed Eric Modesto as the manager of its Benelux wholesale division. Previously, he had taken charge of Desigual's French division for three years.
The European Commission has launched an investigation into the planned merger of D.E. Master Blenders 1753 and American food concern Mondelez International's coffee branch, which would create a new coffee...
Belgian cookie manufacturer D'Hoore Group has acquired 80 % of its Spanish rival Big Drum Ibérica, while its CEO Dick D'Hoore will also become the new president.
Dutch supermarket chain Albert Heijn will sell fruit and vegetables that do not meet the 'cosmetic' standards. These will be packaged together and sold cheaper.
A Community Shop store has opened in London, after a successful trial in Goldthorpe (South Yorkshire). Community Shop offers low prices, but for members only.
German vegan supermarket Veganz believes it has found a niche with its type of store as turnover is growing spectacularly and it already has 9 stores, while its founder has...
The labour unions and Belgian store chain Delhaize have reached a partial agreement, focused on the restructuring of the warehouse workers. Clerk negotiations are still on-going.
An American court has approved Ahold's settlement proposal to the customers of its former subsidiary US Foodservice for charging too much.
Tesco has lowered its profit forecast once more: it believes it will not reach more than 1.4 billion British pound (1.8 billion euro) in its current fiscal year, which is...
Starbucks, once launched as a more exclusive coffee bar that has become mainstream, will now return to its roots with the launch of a first, more fancy "coffee roasting bar".