Amazon's French Delivery Deal Has Ripples All the Way To Brazil
Amazon.com Inc.’s delivery deal with Casino Guichard Perrachon SA advances the online retailer’s interests in Europe, but may also provide a foothold in South America.
Casino’s Brazilian unit, known as GPA, is in talks with Amazon on a potential partnership or other transaction that would expand the e-commerce giant’s presence in Latin America’s biggest market, Reuters said on Tuesday.
GPA may consider selling the Via Varejo appliance and electronics chain to Amazon, the news agency said.
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