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Appointments within the Worldwide Products Division


Pascale Cartier is appointed Auchan Worldwide Food Production Director Philippe-Alban Six is appointed Worldwide Non-Food Product Director Anne-Marie Ferrari is appointed Product Brand Director Auchan Retail has made the selection and design of an exclusive, unique and responsible product offering central to its Auchan 2022 business plan. To support this differentiation strategy, Thierry Aouizerate, Worldwide […]


Stéphane BERNARDEAU is appointed Compliance Director of Auchan Retail


On 8 June 2020, Stéphane BERNARDEAU was appointed Compliance Director of Auchan Retail within the General Secretariat. He will play a role in defining and applying the internal rules that comprise the company’s ethical framework and in compliance with external regulations. He will also coordinate the implementation of compliance policies at a global level, in […]


Auchan Retail signs a strategic partnership with Glovo in 4 European countries


Following the success of the test launched a year ago in Ukraine, Auchan Retail and Glovo have decided to enter into a strategic partnership in 4 European countries (Spain, Portugal, Poland and Ukraine) where they enjoy a strong presence on the ground. This partnership will allow Auchan Retail to accelerate their digital outreach and food […]


100% renewable energy supplies: Auchan Retail lays the groundwork for its ambition in France


In line with the “Auchan 2022” business plan, Auchan Retail is continuing to reduce its carbon footprint. The company has announced the signing of agreements with three companies – Voltalia, Boralex and Eurowatt – to expand the supply of green electricity (solar and wind) to 100% of its French sites by 2030. A leader in […]


Auchan Retail foundations are supporting 17 projects to combat Covid-19 and its consequences


The health crisis is hitting everywhere. In each of the countries where it operates, Auchan Retail has chosen, through its foundations, to provide exceptional support for local action led by an association alongside Auchan stores and employees. 17 projects were selected and have been allocated a total amount of €635,000. In Spain, France, Hungary, Poland, […]


UNI Global Union, Auchan Retail and Carrefour Group have signed a joint declaration on the implementation of good business practice in response to the health crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.


At a time when the world of work faces an unprecedented health and economic emergency, Auchan Retail, Carrefour and UNI undertake to communicate and work together to share best practice to prevent risks arising from Covid-19. Together, they agree to examine the introduction of all useful and appropriate measures, derived from good corporate practice, to […]


In this time of public health crisis, Auchan Retail is mobilising to help feed the population and protect its employees and customers.


Since the start of this public health crisis, we have been more mobilised than ever so that the populations of all the countries where we operate can continue to shop in the safest possible conditions. All our stores and Drives are open, and our teams are committed to serving our customers well.


Auchan Retail is expanding its commitment to the fight against plastic as a signatory to the European Plastics Pact


Auchan Retail announced today that it has signed the European Plastics Pact. This public-private initiative, led by a European network of companies, states and NGOs, aims to better streamline the use and end-of-life of single-use packaging and plastic products to limit upstream environmental leakage. Under this pact, by making the fight against the proliferation of […]


Olivier Malvezin appointed Chief Digital Officer


Within the framework of the Auchan 2022 project, digital remains a priority of the transformation strategy. This digitisation will affect all of the Company’s business lines, in order to encourage and improve interaction between customers, suppliers, partners and also between employees. Auchan Retail is creating a Digital Department to enable each player within the Company […]


Thierry Aouizerate is appointed Auchan Retail’s Head of Food and Non-Food Products and International Sourcing


As part of the Auchan 2022 project, Auchan Retail is transforming itself from a retailer-reseller to a selector-designer with a view to meeting, through a unique, fair and responsible offering, the new expectations of its customers. In support of this transformation, Edgard Bonte, the Chairman of Auchan Retail, has decided to appoint Thierry Aouizerate as […]


With its “Auchan 2022” business plan, Auchan Retail is starting to adapt its model, its offer and its organisation to the new expectations of consumers and citizens.


Redefinition of the offer to be the benchmark player for what is good, healthy and local through the selection and the design of a unique, fair and responsible offer. Creation of relationships and an experience through stores, to create real physical platforms, and by developing new phygital services to simplify inhabitants’ lives. Adaptation of the […]


Auchan Retail has launched Cosmia bio, a range of health and beauty products for adults and babies, 100% organic, good for the skin and the environment and all considered to be “risk-free” by Yuka!


At a time when one in every two French people are buying organic cosmetic and health products, Auchan is adding two organic ranges, one for adults and one for babies, to its Cosmia health and beauty brand. The brand is thereby demonstrating its commitment to designing unique and reassuring that help to improve lives and […]