Belgian fashion chain JBC will start selling "scarves of hope" to help the battle against tuberculosis. The company says it produces some of the countries that suffer most from the disease, and wants to give something back through the sale. Tuberculosis is the biggest cause of death of all infection diseases, which is why the Damiaanactie wants to get more people treatments.
JBC supports Damiaanactie with "Scarves of hope"
Ahold Delhaize’s American division will found a new company focused on digital innovation: Peapod Digital Labs will become a lab for new digital, eCommerce and personalization strategies.
Carrefour has not found a buyer for hundreds of its former Dia stores in France yet. That may force nearly 230 stores to shut down.
The recently launched ‘Le Marché’ store formula, a first collaboration between Carrefour and Tencent, allows customers to pay with face recognition at unmanned checkouts.
Hoegaarden experiences strong growth in Asia, but is losing ground in Europe. That is why AB InBev will move part of the production to China and Vietnam: the brewery in Hoegaarden will lower cut its production days by 2 a week.
British health chain Holland & Barrett (previously known in the Benelux as Essenza) plans to open completely vegan stores, a trend the chain needs to follow according to CEO Peter Aldis.
Nestlé wants to lower its sugar, salt and fat levels to play into the global demand for healthier food.