Carrefour is a French worldwide retailer headquartered in Boulogne Billancourt, France, in the Hauts-de-Seine Department close Paris. It is one of the biggest hypermarket chains on the planet with 12,300 self-administration shops (counting 1,528 hypermarkets) toward the finish of 2016. Carrefour works in excess of 30 nations in Europe, the Americas, Asia and Africa. Carrefour signifies “intersection” in French. The organization is a part of the Euro Stoxx 50 financial exchange list.
In 2006, Carrefour sold every one of the 16 stores in Korea to E-Land and left Korea. Around the same time it additionally sold each of the 11 Czech stores to Tesco in return for 6 stores and two strip malls in Taiwan, in addition to €57.5 million. In 2010, Carrefour declared a choice to leave Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand. In November 2010, Carrefour sold its Thailand activities and kept its Malaysian and Singaporean stores. Carrefour had as of now left Singapore’s market since 30 September 2012. On 31 October 2012, Eon Co. Ltd purchased over Carrefour Malaysia and its backups for €147 million and being rebranded as Eon Big. All previous Carrefour stores in Malaysia are rebranded as Eon BIG, and will be kept running as a different brand from the current Eon stores in the nation. All stores have completely finished the procedure of rebranding.