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June 15, 2012

Carrefour SA said it will sell its Greek supermarket business to its local partner and exit the country, the Wall Street Journal reported.

January 30, 2012

Carrefour, the second largest retailer in the world after Wal-Mart Stores, has selected French retailing veteran Georges Plassat, 62, as its next CEO and chairman.

January 26, 2012

A Thursday report by the Wall Street Journal said that French retailer Carrefour SA may hire French apparel group chief Georges Plassat to replace current CEO Lars Olofsson.

January 19, 2012

Ahold experienced several bright spots during its fourth quarter and full year, the Dutch-based supermarket company said.

August 9, 2011

Carrefour SA said Tuesday that it is not in discussions to sell its Brazilian unit to Wal-Mart Stores.

June 28, 2011

Multiple reports on Tuesday said that French retailing giant Carrefour SA has received an offer to merge with Brazil’s Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao.

June 21, 2011

The Carrefour SA board of directors on Tuesday approved a plan for its CEO Lars Olofsson to also assume the role of chairman.

April 14, 2011

French retail giant Carrefour SA reported Thursday that sales in its fiscal first quarter inched up 3.9% to $35.7 billion.

January 26, 2011

China said Wednesday it is fining Wal-Mart and Carrefour stores up to $75,900 for overpricing, expressing concerns about price inflation ahead of the impending Lunar New Year holiday.

November 15, 2010

Delhaize Group announced on Monday that AllianceBernstein LP lifted its voting stake in the food retailer to 5.04%.

August 25, 2010

Dutch supermarket group Koninklijke Ahold NV reported on Thursday that it posted a 3.1% rise...

July 21, 2010

Carrefour, the world’s second largest retailer behind Wal-Mart Stores, said it has renewed its contract...

July 15, 2010

Carrefour SA, the world’s second-largest retailer behind Wal-Mart Stores, said Thursday that its revenue increased 6.3% in the second quarter.

July 14, 2010

Carrefour SA, the world’s second-largest retailer behind Wal-Mart Sores, said Thursday that its revenue increased...

September 21, 2008

Carrefour SA said Monday it has agreed to invest $100 million in the Krasnodar region...

August 28, 2008

Carrefour SA said Friday its profit rose 3.1% in its first half of 2008. CEO...

March 26, 2008

Giant Food Stores and Ahold Financial Services announced that Kris Murphy has been promoted to...

January 3, 2008

New York City Delhaize Group said Friday it has agreed to acquire a Greek counterpart...

October 26, 2006

Wuhan, China, French...

November 21, 2005

Paris, Carrefour SA...

November 21, 2005

Paris, Carrefour SA...

November 2, 2005

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November 2, 2005

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August 14, 2005

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