Plassat reveals Carrefour's plans - but some want more

Plassat reveals Carrefour

The new Carrefour CEO outlined plans to revitalise the retail giant but some analysts were frustrated at his reticence in providing financial targets.

In the spotlight: Frustration at coy Carrefour CEO Plassat

31 August 2012

Robust, single-minded and colourful were three words that sprung to mind as Carrefour CEO Georges Plassat discussed his plans for the French retail giant yesterday (30 August). However, some were frustrated at the lack of detail, arguing it will be difficult to judge whether Plassat's strategy will succeed in turning around the world's second-largest retailer.

UPDATE: FRANCE: Carrefour CEO promises range review

30 August 2012

Carrefour CEO Georges Plassat outlined plans for a wide-ranging review of the products in its stores as part of its programme to revitalise the world's second-largest retailer.

FRANCE: Carrefour cheers market despite profit drop

30 August 2012

Carrefour reported a fall in half-year profits but shares in the French retail giant rose as analysts had expected a steeper decline.

SINGAPORE: Carrefour to close Singapore stores

28 August 2012

French retail giant Carrefour has said it will shut its two stores in Singapore by the end of the year.

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