Halloween: the French always more fond of sweets

Even if Halloween celebrations in France have never reached Anglo-Saxon proportions, the candy hunt remains an unmissable event for distributors, according to a Nielsen study. Halloween, candy festival… and confectioners. All Saints’ Eve, as this Anglo-Saxon celebration translates, is often decried in France as being nothing more than a marketing operation. A feeling validated by


The automobile is slowly recovering in Europe

The Renault group progressed in the first half, but its sales remained 24% lower than in 2019. Sales of new cars in Europe picked up in the first half compared to the same period of 2020, which had been marked by the first confinement. But with 5.4 million new registrations within the European Union, this