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FRANCE: Carrefour franchisee Guyenne et Gascogne sees sales worsen in Q4

20 Jan 2012

Carrefour franchisee Guyenne et Gascogne has reported a slide in sales in the fourth quarter of 2011.

Editor's choice: the highlights on just-food last week

19 Dec 2011

Industry watchers have forecast further consolidation in the confectionery sector but there has been an absence of major deals in 2011 - until today, when Scandinavian candy makers Cloetta and Leaf International announced plans to merge. Elsewhere in Europe this week, Carrefour tabled a bid to buy French franchise partner Guyenne et Gascogne. Findus Group's French operations, meanwhile, grabbed the headlines with news that private-equity owner Lion Capital ended talks to sell the business to rival buy-out house Permira. And Diamond Foods' deal to buy snacks brand Pringles looks uncertain amid news that the SEC is to investigate crop payments made at the company.

FRANCE: Carrefour to quit Eroski venture Altis

12 Dec 2011

Carrefour is to sell its stake in Altis, its franchise retail venture with Spanish retailer Eroski.

UPDATE: FRANCE: Carrefour makes cash-and-share bid for Guyenne et Gascogne

12 Dec 2011

Carrefour has tabled a cash-and-share bid for French franchise retail partner Guyenne et Gascogne.

Editor's choice: the highlights on just-food last week

12 Dec 2011

There would have been weary sighs in retail boardrooms this week after India's government suspended plans to open up its retail sector to more overseas investment. It was, Tesco CFO Laurie McIlwee claimed, a "missed opportunity" for India. McIlwee, meanwhile, also faced questions about Tesco's UK operations, which reported another quarter of falling sales. Elsewhere, Wal-Mart, another retailer that could benefit from reform in India, raised eyebrows when it admitted it had opened an investigation into bribery allegations within its international operations.

Quote, unquote: just-food's week in words

12 Dec 2011

India hit the industry headlines again this week after the country's government decided to suspend its plans to allow more foreign investment into the local retail sector. Meanwhile, here in the UK, Premier Foods plc, the country's largest food maker, continued its restructuring with the sale of its Brookes Avana division, while Kraft Foods announced plans to revamp its UK manufacturing network leading to a loss of 200 jobs at its Cadbury arm.

FRANCE: Guyenne et Gascogne posts H1 sales increase

19 Jul 2011

Guyenne et Gascogne has reported an increase in first-half sales, posting "satisfactory" performances in April and May, although the Carrefour franchise operator admitted that June was "more difficult".

FRANCE: Guyenne et Gascogne sales rise on fuel

19 Apr 2011

Guyenne et Gascogne has booked a 4.5% increase in first-quarter sales, which were boosted by higher fuel prices.

FRANCE: Guyenne et Gascogne 2010 sales inch up

18 Jan 2011

French retailer Guyenne et Gascogne has posted rising annual revenue for 2010 despite seeing sales staying flat for the second quarter running in the last three months of the year.

FRANCE: Guyenne et Gascogne posts flat Q3 sales

20 Oct 2010

French food retailer Guyenne et Gascogne announced today (20 October) that its third quarter sales, excluding fuel, were flat at EUR129.4m (US$179.4m).

FRANCE: Guyenne et Gascogne sees FY turnover dip

20 Jan 2010

French supermarket and hypermarket operator Guyenne et Gascogne has posted a dip in full-year sales, despite a “satisfactory” fourth quarter.

FRANCE: Guyenne et Gascogne sees rally in Q2

21 Jul 2009

French supermarket and hypermarket group Guyenne et Gascogne has seen its second-quarter sales improve on the previous three months, although turnover was still down on the year.

FRANCE: Guyenne et Gascogne H1 sales up

17 Jul 2008

France-based retailer Guyenne et Gascogne posted a 5.5% rise in sales for the first half of the year, despite what it termed a “competitive environment”.

FRANCE: Spain cheers Carrefour franchisee

17 Apr 2008

Guyenne et Gascogne, the France-based retailer, has seen quarterly sales rise 6.2%, thanks to growth from the Carrefour supermarkets it runs under licence in Spain.

FRANCE: Guyenne et Gascogne FY profits fall

19 Mar 2008

France-based retailer Guyenne et Gascogne has seen annual profits tumble by a third after seeing its domestic supermarkets have a “difficult year”.



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