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Lubomír Sedlák

Articles by Lubomír Sedlák

CZECH: Tesco makes personnel changes 3 July 2012

Tesco in Czech Republic has decided to make some substantial personnel changes.

CZECH: Ahold, Rewe, Tesco pulled up over grocery expiry dates 21 February 2012

Four multinational retailers in the Czech Republic are alleged to have deceived customers by prolonging expiry dates on some of their food products.

CZECH: Rewe to up investment in Penny chain 15 February 2012

Rewe plans to double the investment behind its Penny chain in the Czech Republic.

SLOVAKIA: Nowaco buys ice cream maker Frost 24 January 2012

Denmark-based food group Nowaco has acquired Slovak ice cream firm Frost for an undisclosed sum.

CZECH: PepsiCo in talks with Tesco after pulling products 13 January 2012

PepsiCo and Tesco's Czech divisions are locked in talks after the US food and drink giant decided to stop supplying the UK retailer's stores in the country.

CZECH: Agrofert buys United Bakeries 3 October 2011

Agrofert, the Czech Republic's largest food maker, has acquired United Bakeries, the largest bakery firm in the country.

CZECH: Penta takes stake in meat firm Schneider 23 September 2011

Private-equity firm Penta Investments has become a co-owner of the Czech Republic's biggest meat processor Schneider.

CZECH: Ahold escapes fine after deal with watchdog 13 September 2011

The Czech competition watchdog has opted not to fine retail giant Ahold after investigating its business practices with suppliers in the country.

CZECH: Ahold reveals plans to open "dozens" of stores 7 September 2011

Dutch retail chain Ahold has confirmed it plans to open "dozens" of new stores in the Czech Republic.

CZECH: Tesco, Lidi face competition probe 26 July 2011

Tesco and Lidl are among three retailers under investigation in the Czech Republic for the alleged mis-use of their position in the market.

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