SINGAPORE, April 25 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - After travelling the world for more than two decades seeking to improve access to bathrooms, "Mr. Toilet" Jack Sim is now ready to plunge into the cinematic world with a film about his unusual campaign.
LONDON, April 25 Britain's competition regulator will publish its final report on supermarket group Sainsbury's takeover of Walmart-owned rival Asda on Thursday, with most analysts and competition lawyers seeing little chance of the deal proceeding.
SAO PAULO, April 24 Brazilian supermarket chain Grupo Pão de Açúcar SA on Wednesday posted first-quarter sales up 12 percent from a year ago, closing the gap on Carrefour Brasil, the market leader in Latin America's largest economy.
April 24 Walmart Inc is taking control of the supply chain for Angus beef sold in some of its stores, cutting out meat processors as the company looks to offer higher quality products in an intensely competitive grocery industry.
SAO PAULO, April 24 Grupo Pão de Açúcar SA , one of Brazil's largest food retailers, owned by France's Casino Guichard Perrachon SA, on Wednesday posted first-quarter gross revenue of 13.8 billion reais ($3.46 billion), up 12.4% from the year-ago period, helped by major gains in its wholesale unit.
No related earnings announcements are currently scheduled within the next 7 days.