Taiwan supermarket chains limit toilet paper purchases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In an effort to prevent the Taiwanese public from hoarding basic supplies, several Taiwan supermarket chains have set restrictions on the purchase of toilet paper, includi...

Carrefour Taiwan says sales of koala cookies aid animals amid wildfires

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As wildfires continue to rage in Australia, Carrefour Taiwan on Wednesday (Jan. 15) confirmed that a portion of every sale of Lotte Koala's March cookies goes to a fun...

Taiwanese swarm Carrefour to buy first imported Thai mangosteens in 16 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Nearly 100 customers eagerly lined up at a Carrefour store in Taipei on Sunday (Sept. 8) to be the first to buy mangosteens (山竹) imported from Thailand in 16 years. With the...

Carrefour’s push for cage-free eggs underlines corporate social conscience

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Carrefour Taiwan, one of Taiwan’s largest retailers, has been pushing for cage-free eggs since 2018, and the campaign is having an effect by convincing egg farmers t...

Carrefour Taiwan recalls cheese product over E. coli risk

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — French retailer Carrefour recalled its Saint-Félicien cheese across Taiwan on May 1, following a global recall of the cheese product as a precaution against the ris...

Carrefour Taiwan promotes a food transition on the way to 2022

Carrefour announced this year it wanted to serve as the leader in food transition, taking action on a worldwide basis. In Taipei Thursday, Carrefour Taiwan CEO Wang Chun-chao (王俊超) invited dozens o...

Carrefour Taiwan first supermarket in Asia to pledge cage-free egg policy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In response to a input from animal rights groups, Carrefour Taiwan announced on May 15 that it will shift to only selling cage free eggs by 2025, reported China Times. Conv...

Carrefour Taiwan appoints Taiwanese national as CEO

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Carrefour Taiwan has appointed a new CEO. The position has never before been held by a Taiwanese citizen, until now. Wang Chun-chao (王俊超) officially started his new pos...

Carrefour Taiwan rolls out deep discounts for Zhongyuan Ghost Festival

As the annual Zhongyuan Ghost Festival is fast approaching, Carrefour supermarket chain is launching a month-long sale, offering up to 60 percent off on more than 40,000 items. Besides the regula...

Carrefour Taiwan launches its Korea Week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An unprecedented forceful “Korean wave” hit the Carrefour supermarket chain Wednesday, with over a hundred varieties of ramen noodles as well as cosmetics, fru...

Carrefour welcomes Fourth of July with special offers

With the summer season quickly approaching, Carrefour Taiwan is launching a month-long sale starting at the end of June, offering up to 50 percent off on over 500 of its U.S. imported products. To ...

Carrefour welcomes May 5 with special action

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Having the fifth day of the fifth month fall on the fifth day of the week only occurs once every ten years, so Carrefour is marking the occasion with the start of a new pr...

Taiwan orders recall of 10 oatmeal products containing pesticide

Taipei, May 26 (CNA) Ten oatmeal products, including four Quaker brand products imported from the United States, have been recalled in Taiwan after they were found to contain an agricultural pesticide...