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Carrefour CEO Olofsson makes way for Plassat

On the move: Plassat faces Carrefour trial

After a tumultuous three years at the helm of the world's second-largest grocery retailer, Carrefour chairman and CEO Lars Olofsson is set to be replaced by Georges Plassat.

UPDATE: FRANCE: Analysts gloomy on Carrefour prospects

Analysts have issued a grim assessment of Carrefour's prospects after the retailer reported lower 2011 sales, confirmed its annual profits would slide and announced it would review its Planet hypermarket…

FRANCE: Carrefour silent on renewed CEO speculation

Carrefour, Europe's biggest retailer, is tight-lipped over renewed speculation that it has approached Georges Plassat to replace chief executive Lars Olofsson. Plassat, the head of French fashion retail group Vivarte,…