- Published in Food
Dutch vegetable growers are avoiding the Russian boycott of Western items using a side-step through another country: Turkey.
Belgian supermarket chain Colruyt's new concept, Cru, is yet to open its first store in Overijse (scheduled for November), but it has already announced it will also come to Antwerp, Ghent and Linkebeek by early next year.
The Delhaize employees at the Zellik distribution centre and the Ninove warehouse have decided to halt work, after the management announced details on its restructiring plans. A dozen stores has followed suit, with more to follow.
French retail group Carrefour has managed to raise its quarterly turnover by 2.8 % to 21.1 billion euro. Over the past 9 months, it has now sold 61.4 billion euro's worth of products, up 3.8 % - despite exchange rates and lower oil prices.
Tesco has once again placed three managers on non-active duty, after it had already fired five others because of a previous blunder. It seems the British market leader is now flying blind towards the ever-important Christmas holiday...