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carrefour

1. An open place from which a number of streets or avenues radiate.
2. By extension, any crossroad or junction.
3. A public square or plaza.
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Additionally, Paris-based Carrefour SA, which controls a 64% share of Centros Comerciales Pryca SA, Spain's largest hypermarket retailer, completed the purchase of Comptoirs Modernes SA in May.
1998 sales shares in Spain Hypermarkets Hipercor 10% Eroski 14% Alcampo 17% Continente 25% Pryca 27% Other 7% Supermarkets Caprabo 4% Unigro 6% Superdiplo 6% Mercadona 7% Eroski 10% Promodes 12% Other 55% Source: PricewaterhouseCooper/Mellon Bank
Troch South Africa South African Airways -- CEO Coleman Andrews Spain Citroen Hispania -- CEO Francois Albert Cusey Cristaleria Espanola -- CEO Claude Imauven NH Hoteles -- CEO Gabrielle Burgio Pryca -- CEO Georges Plassat Telepizza -- CEO Leopoldo Fernandez Pujals Switzerland ABB Asea Brown Boveri -- President & CEO Goran Lindahl Bally International -- CEO Bernd O.
The UK has the highest number of employees per thousand square metres than any other country; Sainsbury leads the way with 78 staff per 1,000 sq m, compared to Pryca in Spain with just 28 staff for the same area.
This is strongest in Spain, where Carrefour's Pryca unit and Promodes' Continente chain have also announced plans to merge.