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Distinctive-Canada’s Couche-Tard drops $20 billion Carrefour takeover program -sources

By Pamela Barbaglia, Gwénaëlle Barzic (Adds aspects of takeover proposal, context) LONDON/PARIS, Jan 15 (Reuters) – Canada’s Alimentation Couche-Tard has dropped its 16.2 billion euro ($19.6 billion) bid to purchase European retailer Carrefour SA immediately after the takeover approach ran into stiff opposition from the French govt, two sources familiar with the issue told Reuters on Friday. The decision to… Read more →