Posts tagged "Carrefour"

Supermarket chains Tesco, Carrefour form strategic alliance

[3 July/NZ Herald] Two of Europe’s biggest supermarket chains, Tesco and Carrefour, were working together to get better deals out of suppliers due to increased competition from internet traders. They announced a long term strategic alliance that would govern relations with global suppliers and the joint purchasing of their own-brand goods. The goal was to...

Carrefour extend Blockchain use to dairy and meat product ranges

[8 March/Dairy Reporter] French multinational retailer, Carrefour, will use blockchain to give customers total traceability of its animal and vegetable product ranges. The technology will be applied to eight more product lines. Carrefour’s General Secretary and head of Quality and Food Safety, Laurent Vallee, said becoming the leader of food transition for everyone is their...

Carrefour offers residue-free pears

[1 September/ Fruitnet] Carrefour announced residue-free pears would be available in its Belgian stores from this week, while residue-free apples are three years away. The pears are produced by six producers belonging to growers’ association New Green and cooperative BelOrta that boast 50ha of pear orchards collectively. The fruit is grown using only biological inputs,...