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

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

This week, Russia eased off on its Western import ban, announcing a list of products it would allow into the country. Elsewhere, the takeover battle for Chiquita Brands International took a new twist when juice maker Cutrale Group called on the produce giant's shareholders to vote against its planned merger with Fyffes. Meanwhile, German food giant Dr Oetker struck a deal to buy McCain Foods' North American pizza business.

On the move: the challenge of revitalising Wal-Mart

On the move: the challenge of revitalising Wal-Mart

Doug McMillon may have followed Mike Duke's path at Wal-Mart with the move from head of international to the CEO's office and, in some ways, he has some foundations on which to build the next stage of the retailer's growth. But he faces some significant challenges ahead.

US: Dollar General posts Q2 profit growth

US discounter Dollar General posted a "solid" performance during its second quarter, with both net profit and sales growing on the back of increased traffic in its stores. "Dollar General…

US: Dollar General FY sales gain on food focus

US discounter Dollar General booked an increased in sales for 2012 as merchandising efforts, such as carrying a wider variety of food products, won over consumers. Full-year net sales increased…

US: Discounter Dollar General H1 profits up

US discount retailer Dollar General has booked higher half-year profits after it increased sales. Dollar General reported net income of US$427.6m for the six months to 3 August, up from…