Retail Intelligence

Did you know?... 26 November, 2019

By Donna Ahern
Did you know?... 26 November, 2019

Did you know?... Coop Sweden has announced plans to replace single-use plastic bags for fruit and vegetables with paper bags by the spring of next year. The initiative will help the retailer to reduce the company's annual plastic consumption by approximately 300 tonnes.

Did you know?... Irish cosmetic manufacturer Cosmetic Creations Ltd. has today announced that 90 jobs are to be created between its operations in Cork and Mayo following a €7.5million investment into the company, reports The Irish Examiner.

Did you know?... Online food purchase in Italy has increased by 42% in the past 12 months with 9 million consumers opting for the channel, a study published by Netcomm consultancy has revealed. Growth in the sector was mainly driven by home delivery services, the report said.

Did you know?... Dairy giant Royal FrieslandCampina N.V. has announced that it has sold 82.3% shares in CSK Food Enrichment to Royal DSM N.V. for an undisclosed sum. The transaction, subject to customary conditions, is scheduled to close before the end of the year.

Did you know?... Maxima Latvija has announced the appointment of Gunita Ķiesnere as its new chief human resources officer and board member.Ķiesnere will be responsible for developing and implementing the human resources strategy of Maxima, as well as strengthening employee motivation, engagement, and well-being.


Did you know?... Canadian convenience store operator Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc sweetened an approach for Caltex Australia with a A$8.61 billion (€5.27 billion) offer, a day after Caltex said it could carve out some of its convenience shop sites, reports Reuters.

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