Search company, investor...

Founded Year

1961

Stage

Corporate Minority | Alive

About Auchan Retail

Auchan Retail is a company focused on retailing, operating in the retail industry. The company offers a variety of products, primarily in the form of food and other consumer goods, through various retail formats including hypermarkets, supermarkets, and ultra convenience stores, supplemented by e-retail. It primarily serves the retail industry. It was founded in 1961 and is based in Croix, France.

Headquarters Location

40 Avenue de Flandre

Croix, 59170,

France

Loading...

Loading...

Latest Auchan Retail News

Auchan Retail Names Guillaume Darrasse As New Deputy Managing Director

Feb 6, 2024

February 06, 2024 11:09 AM Share this article Auchan Retail has appointed Guillaume Darrasse as its new deputy managing director as the company seeks to strengthen the general management and accelerate recovery in France . With this appointment , Auchan Retail aims to reflect on the evolution of of certain central functions in the organisation, the dynamism of commercial activity and develop its product offering, it noted. In this role, he succeeds Philippe Brochard, who has decided to leave the company to give priority to his family and explore other professional opportunities. Darrasse will also step in as the president of Auchan Retail France to focus on the company's growth in the country. Previously, the role was held by Yves Claude, chairperson and chief executive officer of Auchan Retail. ADVERTISEMENT Commenting on the appointment, Claude stated, “I am delighted to welcome Guillaume Darrasse to our group. His perfect understanding of retail and products will be valuable assets for reflecting on the evolution of our organisation and addressing our future challenges, particularly in France where activity will become more important.” He added, “I thank Philippe Brochard for this that he has accomplished for Auchan France for two years, with great energy and involvement, and wish him the best in the projects that will be his.” Guillaume Darrasse Darrasse is a seasoned professional, who most recently served as the deputy managing director of Teract . Before this, he was the chief executive officer of InVivo Retail - a role he took up in 2018. ADVERTISEMENT A graduate of Institut National Agronomique, Darrasse worked with the Pomona group in various positions in fruit and vegetable production, purchasing and sales. He then stepped in as head of food imports in the Leclerc group before setting up and managing the Lucie purchasing centre - common to the Leclerc and Système U groups. He then worked as a project manager with Groupe Casino , before joining Système U as deputy general manager. Tags

Auchan Retail Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Auchan Retail founded?

    Auchan Retail was founded in 1961.

  • Where is Auchan Retail's headquarters?

    Auchan Retail's headquarters is located at 40 Avenue de Flandre, Croix.

  • What is Auchan Retail's latest funding round?

    Auchan Retail's latest funding round is Corporate Minority.

  • Who are the investors of Auchan Retail?

    Investors of Auchan Retail include Indotek Group.

  • Who are Auchan Retail's competitors?

    Competitors of Auchan Retail include Vite Mon Marche and 4 more.

Loading...

Compare Auchan Retail to Competitors

Carrefour Logo
Carrefour

Carrefour (EPA: CA) engages in the provision of supermarkets and retail stores. Its activities include operation and management of hypermarkets; supermarkets; convenience stores; cash and carry stores; and both food and non-food e-commerce websites.

Lidl Logo
Lidl

Lidl focuses on grocery stores. The company offers a wide range of products for daily needs, aiming to provide high-quality items at affordable prices. It primarily serves the retail industry. It was founded in 1973 and is based in Arlington, Virginia.

O
Ollca

Ollca is a digital marketplace that focuses on connecting consumers with local merchants and artisans, operating within the e-commerce industry. The company facilitates online ordering and payment for local products, offering options for in-store pickup or home delivery. Ollca primarily serves the local commerce sector, enabling small businesses to transition into the digital space and consumers to access quality goods conveniently. It was founded in 2011 and is based in Bois Guillaume, France.

A
Auchan

Auchan is a France-based supermarket.

Intermarché Logo
Intermarché

Intermarché is commercial supermarket brand that provides retail services including online shopping. It is based in Paris, France.

Spinneys Logo
Spinneys

Spinneys is a supermarket chain focused on the retail industry. The company offers a wide range of food products, including fresh produce, bakery items, and meats, and also provides online grocery shopping and delivery services. It primarily serves the retail and ecommerce industries. It was founded in 1924 and is based in Lebanon.

Loading...

CBI websites generally use certain cookies to enable better interactions with our sites and services. Use of these cookies, which may be stored on your device, permits us to improve and customize your experience. You can read more about your cookie choices at our privacy policy here. By continuing to use this site you are consenting to these choices.