From 8% to 20% in 7 years – Turnover of products with a sustainability label in supermarkets increased sharply in 2020

Dutch consumers more often bought sustainable groceries at the supermarket in corona year 2020. The turnover of food with a sustainability label increased by 21% last year. That of conventional food lagged behind by 7%. This is shown by the Sustainable Food Monitor, which is produced by Wageningen University & Research (WUR) and Statistics Netherlands … Read more

supermarkets rely on low prices

CAROLINE DELMOTTE FOR “THE WORLD” The September 2020 wine fair, despite a market destabilized by the health crisis, had good results: 424 million euros in overall turnover, or 4.7% better than the ‘previous year, according to the trade magazine Beverage department, which evoked a “Incredible rebound”, compared to the decline observed in previous editions. The … Read more

Corona rules: from incidence to tests

13. August 2021 – 8:30 clock RTL has decided on corona measures How will the corona measures continue in autumn 2021? Chancellor Angela Merkel and the state ministers discussed this on Tuesday. According to the decision, citizens will have to be prepared for some changes. From October 11th, rapid tests will no longer be free … Read more

Second chance supermarkets on the rise

SEVERIN NATION In Saint-Quay-Perros (Côtes-d’Armor), in Brittany, the town is already well provided with an Intermarché, a Lidl and a Grand Frais. It has just welcomed a new kind of supermarket. With its red and green logo on a black background adorned with a tree, the Nous anti-waste grocery store opened its seventeenth store in … Read more