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Rainer Strnad

Innovative selling

In actual fact, the DIY store trade is on a role at the moment - not despite, but because of the many political crises all over the world. Because once...View comment...
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Coatings - Tesa

Sensitive gains

Tesa has systematically built up and marketed its range of three precision tapes. This has led to a consistent double-digit increase over several consecutive... View article...
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Petrovich

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In the north-west of Russia, Petrovich, the top dog, is testing its store of the future concept. So the retailer needs good service, smooth-running logistics... View article...
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These garden market figures originate from research with which IFH Retail Consultants, the institute for retail research, was commissioned by Messe Frankfurt in the run-up to the Tendence trade fair.

The Netherlands are most active in foreign trade, Italy is largest self-sufficient provider

In the product group garden furnishings and decoration, the Netherlands are the most active in foreign trade compared to other countries in View news...

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Buyers from all over the world order at the three-day show in Taichung.

Fastest sell-out ever for Taiwan Hardware Show

Booths at the Taiwan Hardware Show have sold out faster than ever this year, according to the fair organiser Kaigo. The show will take place in View news...

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The Swedish retailer Byggmax will test a new mini store concept.

Byggmax now also announces mini stores in Sweden.

After a new garden concept, Byggmax now also announces a new small store concept.  This summer two mini stores are to open in Mariannelund and View news...

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Bunnings has converted a third Homebase store with a retail space of around 6 000 m² to the Bunnings concept.

Next Bunnings store converted

Bunnings, owner of the Homebase chain in Great Britain since February 2016, has converted a third Homebase store to the Bunnings concept. The View news...

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Dedeman invests more than ever before in a new store

Dedeman, the Romanian DIY market leader, opened two new stores at once in the last week. The company invested € 36 mio in Bucharest Baneasa, more View news...

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Byggmax targets the garden market with new store concept

Byggmax is now entering the garden market after having developed its own store concept. The Swedish DIY chain will open its first store specialising View news...

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Clas Ohlson concluded its fiscal 2016/17 with sales amounting to SEK 7.602 bn.

Clas Ohlson sales up by five per cent

The Swedish retailer Clas Ohlson concluded its fiscal 2016/17, running from 1 May 2016 to 30 April 2017, with sales amounting to SEK 7.602 bn. This View news...

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Delegates give the summit a massive thumbs-up

The 5th Global DIY Summit in Berlin was rated by delegates more highly than any of the previous events. At the end of the 5th Global DIY Summit, View news...

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The market for plants and flowers in the EU is largely stable, but Brexit and Russia are issues giving rise to some concern View article...

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HDM re-established itself last year and has put new future-safe structures into place View article...

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After the collapse of Praktiker and Max Bahr, the German DIY market has picked up again. The industry grew in 2016 and is also expecting good figures for 2017 View article...

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Six per cent more

This year Spoga+Gafa experienced a six per cent increase in trade visitors compared to last year. A total of 39 000 visitors from 160 countries was re View article...

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Gregory Bridgeford: Acknowledgement to free trade

Yesterday's awarding of Greg Bridgeford with the 5th Global DIY Lifetime Award was one of the peaks of the running Global DIY Summit in Berlin. View news...

The home improvement and garden sector meets in Berlin

The 5th Global DIY Summit opened today in Berlin with a record attendance of more than 1 000 delegates. "A new era - a glimpse into the future View news...

More sales, and even more stores in Japan

Home improvement retailers in Japan were able to record slightly higher growth rates again in 2016. Sales in the industry increased by 0.81 per cent View news...

Clas Ohlson store with parking spaces for boats

Clas Ohlson has now opened a store in Norway with "parking spaces" for boats. The Swedish company has opened a new store in the city of View news...

New trade fair in France to premiere in 2018

As from next year there is to be a new trade fair for the do-it-yourself, building and home improvement industry in France. The event, entitled BtoB View news...

5th Global DIY Summit breaks the 1000 mark

Just before it starts, the magical four-digit threshold has been reached: more than 1 000 delegates from 50 countries have registered for the 5th View news...

Hornbach continues to gain most growth abroad

The DIY and garden stores of the German Hornbach group made sales in the last financial year 2016/17 (ending 28 February 2017) of € 3.7101 bn, thus View news...

Christian Mazauric switches from Romania to the head of B&Q

Change at the top of B&Q UK and Ireland: Christian Mazauric is to become CEO of the largest business within Kingfisher from 1 July. Most recently View news...

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