Carrefour and Tesco to end purchasing alliance

Tesco, Carrefour waste little time in trying to leverage power of partnership

Tesco and French supermarket group Carrefour said they will not extend a purchasing alliance heralded originally as a potential way to trim costs, Reuters reports. The companies said in a joint statement that “they have decided not to extend their purchasing alliance beyond the three-year operational framework agreed in 2018”, without giving further details. Two sources familiar […]

Cherry Summit hosting webinar on opportunities, challenges from pandemic

UK growers foresee favourable season ahead for cherries from UK, abroad

The Global Cherry Summit, the premier annual event for cherry industry professionals worldwide, will hold a webinar on 29 April. The online event will act as a preview of the in-person event that has been postponed to August and as an excellent opportunity for the sector to meet and analyze the complex 2020-21 Chilean cherry […]