Carrefour news

18 September 2020
Vancouver-based Food X Technologies has signed a strategic partnership with Carrefour Group to accelerate the retailer’s ecommerce capabilities. Integration of Food X technologies by mid-2021 The partnership with Food X Technologies has been formed to support Carrefour in increasing the productivity and profitability of its ecommerce operating systems while enhancing its digital customer e...
02 September 2020
Carrefour Poland announced the addition of grocery shopping to its click & collect service. From any hypermarket or supermarket across the country Essentially, customers will be able to order groceries online and collect their order from any hypermarket or supermarket in the country. Each order will be processed by an employee at the selected store, with no additional fees. “Putting the ...
01 September 2020
Carrefour has recently introduced its first robotic pedestrian drive in the 14 th arrondissement of Paris. Fully automatic, with no staff required The system behind the pedestrian drive has been deployed by Polish company Retail Robotics and combines in a single block the storage of the boxes (94 or 202, depending on the chosen variant) and the device itself, consisting of hatches that ope...
27 July 2020
Carrefour and Uber Eats announced they will roll out their partnership nationwide in France and extend it to Belgium from September. Nationwide rollout in France… The service, which was launched in April 2020 offers delivery within 30 minutes. It was initially available in 15 stores, although it is now available at 330 stores in Paris and the surrounding region. Following the success, it wi...
05 June 2020
Carrefour has committed to reduce carbon emissions from products sold in its stores by 30% by 2030, compared to the 2019 baseline. The equivalent of 20 megatonnes of CO2 Back in 2015, the French retailer has pledged to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 40% by 2025, and by 70% by 2050 (compared with 2010 levels). The new targets have been approved by the Science Based Target initiative ...
14 April 2020
Carrefour Poland teams up with Glovo, a Spanish startup that provides fast home delivery service. A choice of over 800 products Shoppers are able to select items from a catalogue of over 800 products by visiting Carrefour Express website. Once confirmed, orders can be delivered to shoppers’ doorstep by Glovo couriers in less than an hour. Glovo offers a “no-contact” delivery option, wher...
07 April 2020
Carrefour Italia has rolled out a new free home delivery service of pre-packaged kits that contain essential food and non-food goods. ‘Gli Essenziali’ The service, called ‘Gli Essenziali’, allows shoppers to order the kits online through a dedicated platform, and can have them delivered within four days throughout the Italian territory, except islands, or within two days if they’re based in...
01 April 2020
Carrefour and Uber Eats are due to start a new grocery delivery service in Paris, amid the nationwide lockdown in the country more widely. Starting on 6 April The new delivery service will be operational from 6 April. Shoppers will be able to pick one of 15 Carrefour stores around Paris on the Uber Eats app or website, or alternatively, order their products, which include everyday essential...
01 April 2020
Following the outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) three months ago, retailers in China have responded with urgency and empathy as the situation evolves - we will continue to update this article with the latest developments... Contactless delivery Remote drop off : customers of all major retailers, including Walmart, Carrefour, Alibaba and JD.com,  can have their orders delivered touch-...
07 February 2020
As Carrefour looks to build further online skill and scale, we look at developments from its home market. Carrefour collaborating with Epsilon to improve online orders Trade publication LSA has reported Carrefour is working with Epsilon to build an AI-driven solution that suggests what products could be chosen to replace something that is out of stock, when a shopper is completing an online...