SAO PAULO, Aug 3 Brazilian electronics retailer
Via Varejo SA will open 20 new small-scale "kiosk"
stores by the end of the year, an executive told Reuters on
Friday, as the company moves away from bulkier brick-and-mortar
operations amid an expansion drive.
SAO PAULO, July 25 Carrefour Brasil,
the nation's largest retailer, beat second-quarter profit
estimates, helped by an expansion in sales of its cash-and-carry
division, known as Atacadao, the company said in a securities
filing on Wednesday.
SAO PAULO, July 23 Via Varejo, the
appliance retailing arm of Brazilian retailer GPA SA,
will convert all its shares into a single class of common stock,
the company said in a securities filing on Monday.