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Lidl responds to farmers’ protest

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 13:29
Retailer Lidl has responded to a recent protest held by farmers outside its branch in Loughboy, Kilkenny on Saturday, at which farmers bought cheap vegetables and handed them out to people for free.Staff were unhappy with the conduct of some of those attending the protest, to which Gardai were eventually.....
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UK’s discount stores continue to make merry

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 13:29
More than half of Britain’s households shopped in discount grocers Aldi or Lidl over the past 12 weeks as the country’s “big four” supermarkets continued to lose market share, monthly data show.Some 50.1 per cent of British households stepped into one of the discounters in the 12 weeks to December 8, up from.....
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UK Supermarket chain profiles, 2013

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 13:29
This is a Market Brief providing information about the leading UK supermarket chains: Tesco, Asda/Wal-Mart, Sainsbury's, Morrisons, The Cooperative, Waitrose, Marks and Spencer's, Whole Foods Market, Aldi and Lidl. It gives an overview of the trading styles, and target customers of each retailer, as well as.....
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Russian retailer Magnit to set up transport arm in Hungary

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 13:29
Russia's biggest food retailer, Magnit, will set up a transport company in eastern Hungary creating around 1,500 jobs, Hungarian foreign affairs state secretary Peter Szijjarto was quoted as saying on Friday.National news agency MTI reported Szijjarto as saying that Magnit's road haulage arm will have a.....
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Carrefour seen eyeing Brazil listing to help fund expansion

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 13:29
The appointment of a financial and IPO expert to head its Brazilian operations signals Carrefour may list a stake in that business, as Europe's largest retailer looks to accelerate growth in a key market without adding to its debt.With its core French business on the mend, Carrefour chief executive Georges.....
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