Keyword: supermarket

Protests after French store uses automation to evade labour laws

Hypermarket used self-service tills to open on a Sunday afternoon even though French law bans  till staff from working after 1pm on Sundays.

Woman 'shouting Allahu akbar' stabs two in French store

A 24-year-old woman who witnesses said was shouting 'Allahu akbar' (Arabic for 'God is greatest') attacked a client and checkout assistant with a boxcutter in a supermarket at La Seyne-sur-Mer, near the port of Toulon in southern France.

SW France supermarket siege ends: three people and gunman dead

At least three people were murdered and several others wounded in a series of attacks, described by officials as terrorism, by a lone gunman near Carcassonne, in south-west France, which ended when police shot him dead during a supermarket siege.

More than 200 skeletons discovered in mass grave beneath Paris supermarket

The Monoprix supermarket in the 2nd arrondissement of Paris stands on the site of a medieval hospital torn down in the 18th century.

Elderly woman sees in New Year trapped inside French supermarket

The 73 year-old emerged from toilets to find store shut for the night, and despite triggering burglar alarms was only discovered the next morning.