Carrefour celebrates the 25th anniversary of ‘Express’ format in Belgium

Carrefour celebrates the 25th anniversary of ‘Express’ format in Belgium

Carrefour Express, the convenience formula of Carrefour, blows out 25 candles in Belgium. The first store opened its doors as GB Express, but since then the chain has grown beyond 300 branches. In 1997, the first GB Express neighborhood supermarket opened in the Brussels municipality of Sint-Agatha-Berchem. That same year, the opening of a second Express supermarket in the South Station in Brussels accounted for two firsts in one fell swoop: operator Manu Visart became the group’s first ever franchise partner and it was also the first store in a…

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Somebody kills elderly people with deadly insulin injections

Somebody kills elderly people with deadly insulin injections

There is no question: a new insulin murder in Belgium commited in . Earlier today, the Flemish government reported that someone may have been killed with an overdose of insulin in the Belgian city of Limburg, after people were murdered in the same way in two other retirement homes in the country. The Belgian public prosecutor’s Office announced earlier this month that it was investigating possible insulin murders and attempts to do so in institutions in Oostrozebeke and Hasselt. Unresolved In the first house, three residents died. Five others survived,…

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