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  • French retailer Carrefour reported fourth quarter sales that were the equivalent of $29.5 billion (US), up three percent from its sales a year earlier. Sales for the just-completed year were up 3.2 percent to the equivalent of $107 billion (US).

  • CVS reported December sales that reached $3.66 billion, up 8.9 percent. Same-store pharmacy sales were up seven percent, while same-store non-pharmacy sales were up 0.4 percent.

    Fourth quarter sales were up almost 20 percent to $8.92 billion, with same-store sales up 4.4 percent.

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