Aug 30 (Reuters) - New Carrefour CEO Alexandre Bompard tells analysts during a call:
* Carrefour needs to accelerate digital transformation, needs to inject new life in French hypermarkets
* Carrefour needs to raise profitability, improve cash flow generation, simplify organisation, meet market expectations.
* Bompard says faces “extraordinary difficult task” but convinced Carrefour has great potential, to provide more details on plan by end of year
* Bompard visited the group stores, logistics sites, met top executives in the six weeks since he took over . Working on cinstituting his management team Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting By Dominique Vidalon)