Carrefour is present in 29 countries
It has 12,055 stores under group banners
It employs 436,000 people
Europe comprises 85% of sales
Latin America comprises 7% of sales
Asia makes up 8% of sales
Carrefour opened 1.5m sq m gross new space in 2005, 50% more than in 2004
It invested E3.8bn, including financial investments, in 2005, 25% more than
in 2004
It will open 100 new hypermarkets each year until 2008