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In Britain, Cash & Carry operator Booker is to buy Budgens and Londis from Irish Musgrave Group in a deal worth 40 million pounds. Danish Arla Foods has formed a joint venture with Egypt's largest dairy company and in Zambia, Spar International is close to signing a deal. Read these collaboration stories in today's issue and have a fantastic weekend.
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Ikea builds DC in Ontario The Swedish furniture retailer supports its Canadian growth and plans to open a 397,000-sq.-ft. distribution centre in Mississauga, Ontario +++ Over in Florida, Ashley Furniture Industries announced that it is establishing its U.S. e-commerce headquarters in Ybor City.