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Carrefour Unveils its Vision for 2022

Carrefour CEO Alexandre Bompard has unveiled today his vision for the retailer centred around a revamped organisation, more partnerships, improved operational efficiency and investments redirected to growth formats.
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Carrefour Signs Strategic Agreement with Online Pure-Player

French retailer Carrefour and Showroomprivé, Europe's second-largest private online retailer, have signed a strategic agreement through which Carrefour will take a ca.17% stake of Showroomprivé, which is famous for its online flash sales.
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Heads of Mestdagh Step Down

Brothers Eric and John Mestdagh, heading the eponymous retailer in Belgium, are disengaging from the operational management. They will be replaced during the summer of 2018 by Frenchman Guillaume Beuscart, formerly CEO of Lagardère Travel Retail in Benelux.
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Carrefour Confirms Agreement with Fnac Darty

Carrefour and Fnac Darty confirmed today the signing of an agreement relating to a purchasing partnership for household domestic appliances and consumer electronics in France. This cooperation should be effective for the 2018 supplier negotiations.
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Management Reorganisation at Carrefour

French Retailer Carrefour’s new CEO Alexandre Bompard has announced the appointment of a group executive committee composed of 14 members. The first task of this new team will be to define and implement the group’s transformation plan.
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Carrefour Commits to Food-to-Go Minimarkets

Carrefour France has confirmed plans for the roll-out of BonApp, a standalone snacking-focused minimarket banner. After nearly two years of piloting the concept, the banner is now taking off, with four openings since the beginning for the year.
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Carrefour Expands Phantom Food Brands

Carrefour Poland is multiplying the array of grocery private labels lines not bearing its name, following successful tests introduced last year. Eight new category-specific lines have been announced, and will be introduced in H2 2017 and 2018.
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Carrefour Multiplies Own Brands

Carrefour Spain is launching four new exclusive non-food private label lines. Poss is dedicated to high tech products and accessories; Klindo for everyday household goods, Mandine for kitchenware; and Nalk&Rey for Health & Beauty appliances.
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Carrefour Leverages its Polish Minimarkets

French retailer Carrefour is leveraging its franchised minimarket network in Poland for click & collect. The move intends to create synergies with Carrefour's online capabilities while generating store traffic for its franchisees.
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Carrefour Brings Online Reviews to its Stores

Carrefour has started promoting 200 of its private label products with shopper feedback instore. The French market leader will use shelf talkers to display selected reviews from its online customers.
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