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Conad Centro Sud formed with the merger of cooperatives

Conad PAC 2000A and Conad Sicilia have agreed to merge to form Conad Centro Sud, a group with a total turnover of EUR 4.5 billion and a market share of...

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Sainsbury’s to sell 100-percent free-range eggs only from April 2020

UK retailer Sainsbury’s has announced that it will only sell eggs sourced from free-range farms as of April 2020. The decision to switch to 100-percent free-range eggs will help in...

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Tesco plans to hire 9,000 extra workers for the Christmas period

Tesco announced in August that it would make 4,500 people redundant, but now the company says it will recruit 9,000 extra staff for the Christmas period. The seasonal customer service...

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Lidl offers medical benefits for part-time workers too

Lidl US is going to invest up to USD 9 million in order to provide medical benefits for all of its part-time workers. The company announced that from 1 January...

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Debenhams introduces autism- friendly shopping

Debenhams has started a new campaign with the National Autistic Society, to encourage other retailers and businesses to hold autism hours. On 8 October, between 11:00 and 12:00, the department...

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Croatian food company Fortenova starts to sell non-core businesses

Croatian food group Fortenova Grupa, formerly known as Agrokor, puts four units – including two tourism agencies, Atlas and Kompas – up for sale as it starts to get rid of non-core...

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Kroger and Walgreens stop selling e-cigarettes

Kroger Co and Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc have announced they stop selling e-cigarettes at their stores, as there is heightened regulatory scrutiny of the product, following reports of lung disease...

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Gousto to create 700 new jobs in the UK in 3 years

British online recipe box company Gousto will add more than 700 jobs over the next 3 years, as there is growing demand for food services that send precise ingredients for recipes directly...

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New beauty concept by Carrefour

Carrefour has opened the first in its new chain of beauty stores, Sources. The new store is located in Le Marais, Paris. To support the new concept, the retailer has...

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Walmart’s Sam’s Club offers healthcare services

The Sam’s Club business line of Walmart has teamed up with Huma and 98point6 to launch the ‘Care Accelerator’ programme, which offers a series of healthcare plans to members. The...

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