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Bennet Accelerates Development of Drives in Italy

Italian hypermarket specialist Bennet has opened its fifth grocery pick-up point (also known as a drive) outside its new hypermarket in Nichelino, a suburb of Turin, after competitors Carrefour and Coop Italia already opened drives nearby.
Topics: Finiper Esselunga Bennet Coop Italia (IT)

Conad Eyes Italian Leadership as Coop's Growth Slows

Coop Italia increased its grocery turnover by 0.2% to EUR13.1bn in 2016. This can be compared with Conad’s growth of 1.6% in the same year and the fierce rival’s aim to grow 4.7% annually over the next three years.
Topics: Conad Coop Italia (IT)

Coop Italia Trials Crowdfunding and Grocery Vending Machines

Coop Italia is experimenting with two new concepts for convenient shopping – one where shoppers pick groceries for other shoppers and the other involving grocery vending machines.
Topics: Coop Italia (IT)