PARIS Casino's upmarket Monoprix supermarket chain said the start of its partnership with Amazon Prime's delivery service for Paris had been better than expected - an alliance that could prove crucial for debt-ridden Casino's fortunes.
PARIS Casino is doing away with cashiers in a new shop near the Champs Elysees in a French version of the Amazon Go checkout-free convenience stores in the United States.
PARIS French President Emmanuel Macron's popularity fell further in September, adding to troubles afflicting his administration since the departure of high-profile ministers and a summer scandal over his bodyguard, two polls showed on Sunday.
PARIS Rallye , the debt-laden parent of French supermarket chain Casino , bought more time on Monday ahead of a key bond refinancing deadline as five banks granted it a new 500 million euro (444.50 million pounds) credit line.
* Rallye shares up 7 pct, Casino up 3 pct, Rallye's bonds
PARIS Carrefour picked its digital chief Marie Cheval to replace Alain Rabec as head of its French hypermarket stores, highlighting the growing importance of its digital and online businesses in its broader strategy to revive its fortunes.
* Reviving French hypermarkets is a Bompard priority
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PARIS French supermarket and retail chain Leclerc, will start selling electricity to French households this week, offering a discount of at least 10 percent to regulated prices as it aims to recruit three million clients by 2025.
* Shares down 4 pct, new targets disappoint investors
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