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Afraid of Amazon?

Digitalisation - where do we start and end on this subject? A magazine such as this can't offer more than a current snapshot, because activities in all...View comment...
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Smart home and garden - Ledvance

Green living rooms get smart lighting

Under the new brand name Osram Smart+, Ledvance offers a wide assortment of networkable lamps and luminaires. The main focal point for the next season is... View article...
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Statistics Home Improvement Retail Europe

Facts instead of fake news

The Dähne publishing house invests in facts and launches its “Statistics Home Improvement Retail Europe” with a new appearance and even more volume ... View article...
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Soon 50 DIY stores with over 15 000 m² retail area in Germany

The latest assessment by the DIY editorial staff indicates that there were 49 builders' merchants and DIY stores in Germany with a retail area View news...

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Asia leading the way in online shopping

With its two mega markets of China and India, Asia-Pacific is the biggest region for online shopping in the world, according to a study by the US View news...

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Good figures for the second quarter of 2017

Stanley Black & Decker has reported an increase in sales for the second quarter of 2017 of ten per cent compared with the same period in the View news...

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No good figures in second quarter

Kingfisher has reported a decline in sales of 1.9 per cent to GBP 3.148 bn (all figures, including the following, on a like-for-like basis) for the View news...

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New competition for eBay in Europe

This week Facebook launches its online trading platform Facebook Marketplace in 17 European countries, including Germany. Users of the new online View news...

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Sales up by more than six per cent in the second quarter

The Home Depot, the world's largest home improvement retailer, yesterday reported sales of $28.1 billion for the second quarter of fiscal 2017, a View news...

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Bunnings list continues to grow

Bunnings is slowly working its way through the list of former Homebase stores that it intends to reopen this year under its own name following View news...

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Switzerland seeking to reduce proportion of peat by 2020

Swiss aim to reduce peat in potting compost

Under the direction of the Federal Office for the Environment, representatives of the retail trade, the horticultural sector and compost producers View news...

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Lowe’s, store-within-a-store concept

Lowe’s

Demystifying and simplifying

Lowe’s, in collaboration with b8ta, is testing a store-within-a-store concept for smart home products View article...

Suppliers

HDM, Moers and Möckern
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New set up

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

Regional report

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Romania

Target is number two in the rankings

With the takeover of 15 of the former Baumax stores in Romania, Leroy Merlin has made a massive jump up the sales revenue ranking. The French chain also has plans for additional store openings in the pipeline View article...

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Global DIY Summit in Berlin

More than 1 000 participants

The organisers from the retail and manufacturing associations Edra/Ghin and Fediyma constantly break one record after another. In Berlin, the one t View article...

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Xella disposes of Fels and acquires URSA

Xella International S.A. (Xella) has sold its business unit Fels to an industrial buyer based in Europe. The deal is still awaiting approval from the View news...

Kyocera acquires US fasteners specialist Senco

The Kyocera Corporation has acquired 100 per cent ownership of Senco Holdings, Inc., the fastening systems manufacturer based in Cincinnati, Ohio. View news...

Massbuild remains at the previous year’s level in the first half of the year

Massbuild, the home improvement sales channel of the South African trading group Massmart, was not able to increase sales in the first half of the View news...

British tradesmen have the most positive opinion of selling through DIY stores

In a European comparison, German tradesmen most strongly reject the selling of professional brands and products from heating, ventilation and View news...

Toolstation is planning its first branch in France

In this year still, Toolstation intends to open its first four or five physical branches in France. Until now, the British omni-channel retailer from View news...

Travis Perkins reports high sales increases for Wickes and Toolstation

The British chain of DIY stores Wickes and the small format and mail order concept Toolstation have significantly increased their sales in the first View news...

Trade journal diy celebrates its 40th birthday with a great anniversary edition

The trade journal diy is reaching its 40th birthday this year and, in celebration of this, has now been published in a great anniversary edition. It View news...

Kesko is growing with the building and home improvement trade

Net sales for the building and home improvement trade of the Finish Kesko Group for January to June totalled € 1.144 bn. That is an increase of 4.7 View news...

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