Tesco PLC (Public, LON: TSCO) is a UK-based international grocery and general merchandising retail chain. It is the largest British retailer by both global sales and domestic market share, with profits exceeding £3 billion.
It is currently the third largest global retailer based on revenue, behind Wal-Mart and France's Carrefour, but second largest based on profit, ahead of Carrefour. Originally specialising in food and drink, it has diversified.
Shrimp ban begins in Pacific waters Mexico
The National Committee on Fisheries and Aquaculture announced the start of the fishing ban for all species of shrimp in marine waters of the Pacific Ocean since Monday 10 March.
Safeway and Albertsons to merge United States
Giant food retailer Safeway Inc. and Albertsons announced a definitive agreement under which AB Acquisition LLC will acquire all outstanding shares of Safeway.