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Brazilian police refer ex-BRF executives to prosecutors in food probe

2018-10-15 channelnewsasia
Brazilian police have referred two former executives of food processor BRF SA to federal prosecutors in an investigation into food safety that disrupted meat production in 2017, documents seen by Reuters showed on Monday.
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Brazilian police refer ex-BRF executives to prosecutors in food probe

2018-10-15 reuters
BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian police have referred two former executives of food processor BRF SA (BRFS3.SA) to federal prosecutors in an investigation into food safety that disrupted meat production in 2017, documents seen by Reuters showed on Monday.
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Chickens and eggs: Retailer Carrefour adopts blockchain to track fresh produce

2018-10-08 channelnewsasia
LONDON: Europe's largest retailer Carrefour SA has adopted blockchain ledger technology to track and trace chicken, eggs and tomatoes as they travel from farms to stores, and will deploy it across all of its fresh product lines in coming years.
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Chickens and eggs: Retailer Carrefour adopts blockchain to track fresh produce

2018-10-08 reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Europe’s largest retailer Carrefour SA (CARR.PA) has adopted blockchain ledger technology to track and trace chicken, eggs and tomatoes as they travel from farms to stores, and will deploy it across all of its fresh product lines in coming years.
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Carrefour Brasil will invest $443 mln in store openings in 2019

2018-09-24 reuters
SAO PAULO, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Carrefour Brasil, the nation’s largest retailer, is going to spend 1.8 billion reais ($443.04 million) in 2019 to open new stores, the company said in a statement to Reuters.
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France to set penalties on non-recycled plastic

2018-08-14 newsinfo.inquirer.net
France plans to introduce a penalty system next year that would increase the costs of consumer goods with packaging made of non-recycled plastic, part of a pledge to use only recycled plastic nationwide by 2025, an environment ministry official said Sunday.
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Flash - France to set penalties on non-recycled plastic - France 24

2018-08-13 france24
France plans to introduce a penalty system next year that would increase the costs of consumer goods with packaging made of non-recycled plastic, part of a pledge to use only recycled plastic nationwide by 2025, an environment ministry official said Sunday.
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France to set penalities on non-recycled plastic next year - France 24

2018-08-12 france24
Brune Poirson, secretary of state for ecological transition, said the move was one of several to be implemented in coming years, including a deposit-refund scheme for plastic bottles.
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Flash - France to set penalities on non-recycled plastic next year - France 24

2018-08-12 france24
France plans to introduce a penalty system that would increase the costs of consumer goods with packaging made of non-recycled plastic, part of a pledge to use only recycled plastic nationwide by 2025, an environment ministry official said Sunday.
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Walmart may be on the cusp of making its final checkout from the Japanese retail market

2018-07-31 japantimes.co.jp
With speculation rife that Walmart Inc. is seeking to offload Seiyu, its Japanese subsidiary, the U.S. retail behemoth’s possible failure may be interpreted as the result of this country’s ultracompetitive retail market.
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Carrefour Brasil beats quarterly profit estimates

2018-07-26 reuters
SAO PAULO, July 25 (Reuters) - Carrefour Brasil, the nation’s largest retailer, beat second-quarter profit estimates, helped by an expansion in sales of its cash-and-carry division, known as Atacadao, the company said in a securities filing on Wednesday.
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BRF, Carrefour among Brazil trucking strike victims as Q2 results roll in

2018-07-23 reuters
SAO PAULO, July 23 (Reuters) - An 11-day truckers’ strike that paralyzed Brazil’s economy in May has investors in sectors from meatpacking to malls bracing for the final bill as companies such as BRF SA and JBS SA prepare to report quarterly earnings.
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Foreign supermarkets struggle to make a profit in Japan

2018-07-21 japantimes.co.jp
Some of the major foreign supermarket chains that entered Japan around 2000 offering low prices made possible through bulk purchases have exited the country.
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Google Works With Shopify to Spur Commerce, Retail Ad Spending - Bloomberg

2018-07-10 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.
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Sainsbury shows need for Asda deal as grocery growth slows

2018-07-07 thestar.com.my
J SAINSBURY Plc showed why it’s so eager to lead a consolidation push among the UK’s grocers.
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