Privately-held French supermarket operator Leclerc has been approached by U.S. technology group Amazon over possible logistics partnerships, as speculation intensifies over Amazon’s intentions in the supermarket sector.
The mass retailer is following in the steps of other chains such as Sephora in making natural beauty products an important part of its business. The company has also pledged to reduce its chemical footprint.
Columbia was awarded $3.018 million in damages for the infringement of its Omni-Heat reflective patent. Seirus continued to sell its infringing product after a judge granted Columbia motion in August 2016.