Balancing act

Summerour, Jenny
November 2000
Progressive Grocer;Nov2000, Vol. 79 Issue 11, p39
Trade Publication
Forecasts the status of United States retailers with the impact of globalization by 2005. Prediction on the status of several retail companies in Europe; Comparison of the foreign investments of retail companies in the United States and Europe; Views on the requirements of global retailing; Information on the worldwide promotions by Ahold NV and Delhaize Group.


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