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EUROPE: EC Warned To Take Action Over Food Product ‘Discrimination’ In...

The European Commission has come under renewed pressure to investigate allegations of variance in the quality and quantity of food brands sold in Central...

THE NETHERLANDS: Imported US Food Products In Violation Of EU Laws...

Imported food products from the US on sale at Dutch stores are in serious violation of European laws and regulation.  That is the conclusion of...

THE NETHERLANDS: Sligro To Consider EMTÉ Options; Reports Solid H1 Figures

The Sligro Food Group has said it is considering its options for the EMTÉ supermarket banner, admitting that the latter is too small to...

US: Campbell Soup Unveils e-Commerce Unit; To Drive Snacks Growth

Campbell Soup has announced plans to set up a new e-commerce unit that will focus on North America, even as it said it will...

US: Sears Links Home Appliances With Amazon’s Alexa

Sears Holdings and Amazon have announced a new deal that will see the retail chain’s home appliances being integrated with the latter’s Alexa voice...

ROMANIA: Carrefour Snaps Up Local Home-Delivery Platform

Carrefour has taken control of Romanian home delivery platform Bringo Magazin, after picking up an additional stake in the firm.  The French group owned a...

US: PepsiCo Announces Changes To Senior Leadership

PepsiCo has announced three senior leadership appointments which it said support the group’s strategic priorities and growth agenda. As part of the changes, Ramon Laguarta has...

ITALY: Conad To Invest Further; Set For Regional Deal

The Conad group is reportedly set to invest €1.1bn over the next three years on its operations, as it looks to consolidate its position...

DENMARK: Coop Danmark Unveils Vegan/Vegetarian Section At Irma Store

Coop Danmark has unveiled the creation of a new section at its Irma supermarket banner, which will offer only vegan and vegetarian products. The new...

INDIA: Flipkart Launches Online Grocery Trial

Flipkart, India’s largest online retailer, has launched trials of a grocery delivery service, as it looks to catch up with main rival Amazon.  The domestic...