TITLE

A New Challenge Emerging from Overseas

AUTHOR(S)
Ruback, Anthony
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Convenience Store News;10/8/2006, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p101
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the fast growing global grocery retailer Tesco PLC. The retail market in the U.S. presents a challenge to overseas operators. British operator Tesco has achieved success by translating its retail model to global markets as diverse as China, Korea, Turkey and Poland. Tesco adapts itself to the local needs and is known to penetrate the market of existing competitors.
ACCESSION #
22638459

 

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