Ranir, LLC Announces the Acquisition of Placontrol, Inc.
... distributed in most major U.S. retail
chains such as Walmart, CVS, Walgreens, Rite Aid, Dollar Tree and Kroger, in
leading European retailers such as tesco
and Boots, and in 30 other countries
worldwide. Ingram Chodorow, the founder of Placontrol, said, "Placontrol
brings an extensive patent portfolio an...
Misys Wins 'Best Trade Processing Product' Accolade in European Banking Technology Readers' Choice Awards
...nnounced as a
Readers' Choice winner.
One prominent customer using Misys CMS is British retailer, Tesco. Adam
Boukadida, Treasury Systems Manager at tesco
Plc comments: "Since
implementing Misys CMS, the number of trades confirmed electronically has
risen by 80% and we're now looking to push this as clos...
Far flung food: Europe's distant diets
...ess food much more cheaply than we can in Europe.
Another reason for changing European tastes is the growth of major supermarkets in Europe. Lidl, tesco
and Carrefouramong othershave sprung up in all European countries. These supermarkets source many of their goods globally and so they are not reliant...
IdentiGEN's DNA TraceBack(R) Receives USDA Process Verified Program Approval
...rmation can be found at
http://processverified.usda.gov/ . Though its process has been adopted by leading international grocery
retailers, including tesco
and Superquinn in Ireland, IdentiGEN is a
relative newcomer to the North American scene. Last May, IdentiGEN
established its North American headquarte...
The Organic Trade Association Hails Preliminary Research Findings Showing Nutritional Benefits of Organic Products
...d grown using organic
practices," said Caren Wilcox, OTA's Executive Director, on learning of the
findings announced by Professor Carlo Leifert of the tesco
Organic Agriculture based at Newcastle University in the United Kingdom.
Preliminary results from this study, which is part of the EU-fun...
Go for Russia, Not China, Wine Experts Say
...cent of the wine in India is sold by hotels in Bombay and Delhi." All this could change next year however with the opening of Wal-Mart, Carrefour and tesco
outlets in 2008. "And that is because India's next boom is retail," he said. "Even if you are only selling to 10 percent of the Indian population, tha...
Mothers Gives ‘thumbs Up’ for Traffic Light Labelig
...ou can cut down on foods which are marked red”, she avers.
In defense, tesco
argued that while the traffic light scheme may appear simpler at first glance, the real test was whether it changed customer behavior.
Says a tesco
spokeswoman: ‘Our sales data shows us that GDA labeling helps do exactly th...
Food Labeling, Set to Sport a New Face in Britain
...of the growing initiative to promote healthy eating, and is already witness to perceptible changes in the buying behavior of consumers. A spokesman of tesco
said, "Our sales data shows customers are using it to make changes towards healthier foods. We have seen it in ready meals, sandwiches and other produ...
Fast Food Heavy Weights Act Fast To Bell The Fat Out!
...n their sticky ally- the hydrogenated// vegetable oils! This is perhaps the last nail in the coffin!
KFC, Marks & Spencer, Asda, Sainsbury’s and tesco
have already communicated their intention of banishing trans fats from their product categories. The British Medical Journal has urged the Government ...
Supermarket Chains In UK To Ban The Use Of Trans Fats
...e of hydrogenated oil by the start of the next year, while authorities from tesco
have said that they aim to remove the oil from all of its own-brand product...s to take them out of the food supply and it is good to see Sainsbury’s and tesco
taking the initiative.”
It was also reported that Dr Richardson had furt...